The Biloxi Public Schools summer meals program, which involves three sites offering free nutritional meals for students up to 18 years old, begins operations today and continues through July 17.
The program operates weekdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Beauvoir, Nichols and North Bay elementary schools. About 700 meals per day are served in the program.
Cost of a meal for parents accompanying their children is $3.
To print a flier about the program, click here.
Summer school registration is today at Biloxi High School
Biloxi Public Schools will hold registration for summer school today from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Biloxi High School.
The summer session is open to students currently enrolled in Grades 8 to 12 in Biloxi Public Schools.
Cost is $50 for one semester (half a credit) or $100 for one year (1 credit).
Summer school will run from June 3 to June 30, with sessions from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Biloxi Public Schools also will offer a driver’s education class this summer. Registration is from 8 a.m. to noon for students enrolled in Biloxi Public Schools or from noon to 2 p.m. for out-of-district students, as space is available. The class, which costs $150, will run from June 2 through July 10.
Biloxi schools launch summer hours
The Biloxi Public School District office and most school administrative offices this week begin a summer workweek schedule, with nine-hour days Monday through Thursday, and a half-day Friday.
The office hours, which will be in effect for June and July, will be 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and from 7 to 11 a.m. on Friday.
Biloxi High School, Gorenflo Elementary School and Michel Sixth Grade will operate full days each workweek.
To see the workweek schedules for all Biloxi Public Schools sites and various divisions, click here.
News and notes
Enrollment figures: To see the year-ending enrollment figures for Biloxi Public Schools, as well as pre-Katrina enrollment figures, click here.
Women’s soccer: For the latest on the World’s World Military Soccer Championships, and how you can see the games, click here.