250 South Highway 65, St. Joe, AR, 72675 | Phone: 870.439.2218








Parents and Fans,

Please continue to check this page to stay up to date with any changes that may occur.

2021 Bear basketball schedule

2021-2022 PeeWee basketball registration

For assistance or questions, please contact the OMSD Athletic Director Kesley Hudson at khudson@omsd.k12.ar.us.

Through the Imagination Library, you can receive free age appropriate books for children through age 5.

Newton County Link

Marion County Link

For Searcy County sign up, click here to download the form, fill out and return to the St. Joe school office.

Parent/ Guardians, if you have not received your P-EBT, please contact the call center for assistance.

Arkansas P-EBT Client Assistance Call Center

(833) 316-2421

Monday - Friday 9 AM to 9 PM

OMSD is a Provision 2 district, all students will receive free lunches at Ozark Mountain School District.

Health and Wellness Committee meetings occur quarterly.  Parents are welcome to attend.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Ozark Mountain School District Health and Wellness Committee, please contact Meredith Myers at (870) 427-5227.

If you have any questions or concerns, contact your school:

Bruno-Pyatt Schools: (870) 427-5227

St. Joe Schools: (870) 439-2213

Western Grove Schools: (870) 429-5215

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Ozark Mountain School District is hiring bus drivers.  You must have a CDL and pass a School Bus Driver Physical Exam.  If interested, please send application and resume to Superintendent Mr. Kerry Saylors at ksay@omsd.k12.ar.us or call (870) 439-2218.

Employment applications can be found here or picked up in the Administration office on the Saint Joe campus.


Ozark Mountain School District (OMSD) is made up of three separate K-12 campuses: Bruno-Pyatt, St. Joe, and Western Grove.  We are located in the beautiful Ozark Mountains (hence our district name) with an area of 368 square miles.

At Ozark Mountain School District, we foster an environment where knowledge and excellence are valued, and individuals become productive citizens.  Working through data analysis and instructional strategies, we will ensure that students become life-long learners that respect and accept the differences within themselves and others.

Ozark Mountain School District will hold their 2021 Report to the Public and October School Board Meeting on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in the Library on the St. Joe campus.  The Report to the Public start time is 5:00 PM and the October regular session School Board Meeting will start at 6:00 PM.


Recruiting and enrollment for H.I.P.P.Y. (Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youth) has begun with the start of the 2021-2022 school year.  This is a Kindergarten readiness program delivered to families in the home of children ages 2-4.  To enroll your Kindergarten student call 870-302-3090.

To download further information, click the links below:

HIPPY Recruitment letter

What is HIPPY?

Ozark Mountain School District is moving it's mass communication to Remind.  To sign up for news messages, text the following to 81010:

                Bruno-Pyatt - @brunopyps

                Bruno-Pyatt Lunch Menus - @bpcafe

                St. Joe - @stjoeps

                St. Joe Lunch Menus - @sjcafe

                Western Grove - @wgps

                Western Grove Lunch Menus - @wgcafe

                District - @omsdps

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