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OS School District clamps down on residency checks

The Ocean Springs School District will implement a stricter registration policy this upcoming school year. (Photo source: WLOX) The Ocean Springs School District will implement a stricter registration policy this upcoming school year. (Photo source: WLOX)
OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) -

The Ocean Springs School District will implement a stricter registration policy this upcoming school year. Officials say with a tighter budget, they want to make sure students who attend schools in Ocean Springs actually belong in the district.

One big change has to do with signed affidavits that show proof of residency. The district is also doing residency checks throughout the year.

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