Oakes Public Schools

will be known as a family of educators who provide exceptional, compassionate learning in a safe environment that is conducive to learning.

OPS Philosophy

Mission Statement

Educating today’s students for tomorrow’s world.

We Value

Education

Hard Work

Responsibility

Fun

Safe Environment

Fairness

Positive Attitude

Cooperation

Family Life

Honesty

Respect

We Believe

That everyone can learn.

That people are responsible for their own actions.

That everyone has the right to a quality education.

That everyone is a life-long learner.

That everyone should be treated with respect.

That learning can be fun.

That school should be a safe environment.

That everyone should be treated with fairness.

 

 

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About Us

At Oakes Public Schools, we currently have 520 students enrolled in grades K-12. We employ a staff of 79, including teachers and support staff. Our original building was built in 1926, with the addition of the elementary wing in 1960. Our most recent construction project is our brand new Central Office and Library, which was completed in the spring of 2016.

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