- Small class sizes
- 1:1 ratio Chromebooks to students in 4th-12th grade
- Advanced STEM courses
- Dual-credit college courses and Advanced Placement classes
- Most career-technical courses in the state
Finding Success for Every Child
Every student’s path after high school is different. PGSD recognizes that and has created a curriculum that helps every student succeed. Rigorous coursework has helped students receive academic scholarships to competitive colleges and universities across the country. For those looking to enter the workforce right away, PGSD offers the most career-technical courses in the state. PGSD partnered with Ingalls Shipbuilding to renovate a welding lab at the College and Career Technical Institute as a pipeline to the shipyard for students to gain training and earn high-paying jobs at Ingalls.
Extracurricular activities are important in creating a well-rounded educational experience. School sponsored activities such as band, student government, honor societies, and other clubs receive great community support. Superior athletic programs in Pascagoula schools have produced some of the most outstanding athletes at the state and national level. A $15 million Performing Arts Center at Pascagoula High School gives students a place to channel their creativity through the arts.
Student athletes have gone on to play sports at the junior college and university level. The football, bowling, volleyball and tennis teams have all participated in state-level competition in recent years.
|Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College||7 miles|
|William Carey University (Tradition Campus)||30 miles|
|University of South Alabama||37 miles|
|Spring Hill College||39 miles|
|University of Southern Mississippi (Gulf Park Campus)||44 miles|
|University of Mobile||48 miles|
|William Carey University (Hattiesburg Campus)||93 miles|
|University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg Campus)||94 miles|