300 School Street, Western Grove, AR 72685 | Phone: 870.429.5215




Vision Statement

Ozark Mountain School District will foster an environment where knowledge and excellence are valued and individuals become productive citizens. We believe that an environment emphasizing cooperation, trust, and commitment to improvement will provide the necessary tools for personal and career-oriented growth as we strive for life long excellence.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Ozark Mountain School District is to develop the necessary academic, artistic, and social skills for students to become responsible, productive citizens committed to lifelong learning in an ever-changing society.  Students share in this mission and must be encouraged by all administrators, teachers, parents, and community members to take advantage of the full range of educational opportunities made available. 

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Click here for the menus for October 19-22, 2021.  


Grades 7-12, Faculty & Staff

Tuesday: Hamburger

Wednesday: Pizza

Thursday: Chicken Sandwich

Friday: Chef Salad

Click here for the dress-up days.

Click here for the Junior Boys Bracket.

Click here for the Junior Girls Bracket.

Both teams open up play on Thursday, October 28th.  at 6:30 pm and 7:45 pm.

Tickets will be sold on ticketleap. You can find all of the games under Jasper High School Athletics on the ticket leap website. Here is the link if you would like to share with your parents. It will also be posted on our Jasper Pirate Athletics Facebook page.

If you have any questions please contact the coaches at Jasper.

Ben Grice: 870-416-8889
Mike Parker: 479-325-0161

Click here for the junior girls' bracket.

Click here for the junior boys' bracket.

Both teams open play on Saturday, November 6th at 5 pm and 6:10 pm.

Bears Livestream

Home games only.

For away games, check the school's Facebook page or look for a Youtube channel website for live streaming.

If you have a junior or senior, plese sign up for my Remind groups.  For juniors, I will give information about when to register for the next ACT test and other information pertaining to juniors.

If you have a senior, I will include the above ACT information, plus all scholarship infomation and other information pertaining to seniors. 

Juniors:  Text 81010 with the message @g33Khhf

Seniors:  Text 81010 with the message @b73g837

To be approved, you must be listed as a parent or guardian of that student.  No others will be approved. 

Click here for the October calendar.  

All schools in the OMSD distrct will be selling season passes.  The pass is $65 per person and can be used at any OMSD home game.

Senior citizens 70 years and up and/or military veteran that would like to receive a pass may do so free of charge.

Please contact your school's office if you are interested.  

There are extra yearbooks for sale on each campus for $40.

We will also have a table set up at the colors game if you wish to purchase one that night.  

As soon as we get our order forms from Jostens, we will begin our 2021-22 yearbook sales campaign.  There will be an early bird pricing with savings and other incentives.  More information to come within the next 10 days.  Payment plans will be available.  

The 2020-21 yearbooks are currently on sale for $40.  We will have a table set up at the Colors game on October 15th and you can pick up a book that night.   

Western Grove School would like to recognize our September Bears of the Month.

Kindergarten through Third Grade:  Kimberlyn Williams, Kindergarten,  Madden Collins. 1st Grade; Mr. Billy Carter, Principal; Jude Marroquin, 2nd Grade, and Caleb Hudson, 3rd Grade.

Fourth Grade through Eighth Grade:  First Row:  Michael Foster, 4th Grade; and Sarah Flud, 5th Grade.  Second Row:  Sarah Garner, 6th Grade, Mr. Billy Carter, Principal; MaHaley Gilmore, 7th Grade, and Jake Zemlik, 8th Grade. 

Ninth Grade through Twelfth Grade:  Cobie Chaney, 9th Grade, Holden Roland, 10th Grade, Mr. Billy Carter, Principal, Shaley Cross, 11th Grade, and Jordyn Jackson, 12th Grade.

A video from today's lunchtime presentations will be posted to Facebook this afternoon.  A link to that will be provided on the school website after it has been posted. 

Thank you to the Harrison Kiwanis Club for providing prizes for the recipients.  Thank you to Mrs. Monique Thomas for recording our assemblies today. 

Click here for the flyer.  

Click here for the schedule.  

Click here to read the spectator conduct policy adopted on 2/20/2020.

Congratulations to the team of Tate Dixon from Western Grove and Ross Grinder from St. Joe for placing in the Arkansas Youth Bass Nation Tournament on Table Rock Lake. (7th place).

Jacob Campbell and Allec Ricketts also participated in the tournament.  

Kendall Smith and Kelton WIlson from BP also participated in the tournament. (27th Place out of 49).

Click here for their pictures from the tournament. 

Photos courtesy of the families of the boys.  

Click here to access the website.  If you have issues getting in, please contact Ms. Marshall at mmarshall@omsd.k12.ar.us.  

Click here for the link to Mrs. Carol Gilley's filling out the FAFSA video. Seniors may start the FAFSA on October 1, 2021, or after. 

Counselor's Webpage (New one will be launched soon).  Seniors go to theSenior Scholarship Website in the announcements tab for scholarship and financial aid information. 

Ozark Mountain School District is on Facebook.

Western Grove School is on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

Western Grove School Twitter Handle:  @WGHSWarriors  

Western Grove School Technology Tool Site

Click here for the calendar.

Click here for the 2021-22 Student Handbook.  

Students are not allowed on campus before 7:30 am. 

The office is open from 7:30 am until 4:30 pm.

All schools in OMSD will be providing free school supplies to all this year. 

Click here for more information.


Click here to access the Titan School Solutions site.  You will have to make an account before your first use. After the account is made, you may use that link to login into your account.   You may still pay with cash or check at the school.  There is a $3 charge each time this system is used.

Snow routes mean paved roads ONLY.  If you have any questions, contact your child's bus driver for more information about your specific route.  The implementation of snow routes will be announced on REMIND, local TV news and their websites, radio, Facebook, and Twitter.

Individual campuses may or may not have office personnel around.  If you need anything, you may call the central office at 870-439-2218.  There will be someone there daily.