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America Reads - Mississippi (ARM)

Program Staff

Regional Office - University of Southern Mississippi

America Reads - Mississippi
University of Southern Mississippi

Dr. Jessica Roberts, Regional Coordinator

118 College Dr. Box 5057
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406
Phone:  601-266-4194
Fax:  601-266-4548

America Reads Mississippi (ARM) started its partnership in the South Mississippi regional area in 2007 with the University of Southern Mississippi (USM). The USM region has 45 half-time tutors serving in 11 public schools. A list of the school districts and school sites are listed below.
School District
Hattiesburg Schools
Laurel Public Schools

Lumberton Schools
Petal Public Schools
South Pike Sc District

McComb Sc District
Franklin Co. Sc District

School Site
Hawkins Elementary
Oak Park Elementary
Mason Elementary
Maddox Elementary
Lumberton Elementary
Petal Primary
Osyka Elementary
Eva Gordon Elem.
Otken Elementary
Franklin Co. Elem.