With school well underway and the end of September upon us, we look towards October and the upcoming parent/teacher conferences. Oakes Elementary conferences are scheduled for Tuesday, October 24th and Wednesday, October 25th. Tuesday’s conferences will be from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm and will be a Student-Led Open House styleContinue reading… Information About Upcoming Conferences
Congratulations to these sixth graders who designed the winning crests. The crests will be displayed on the houses banners, signs, shirts, etc. for years to come. Kudos to all the sixth graders! You stepped up and created a tight contest with so many creative designs. It’s going to be anContinue reading… House Crest Design Winners!
On Wednesday, September 20th, the OES Houses got the opportunity to eat lunch and go to recess with their House groups instead of with their grades. Check out the awesome group shots that we will be turning into banners at a later date.
What Is It? Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a 60 volume set of books beginning with the children’s classic The Little Engine that Could. Each month a new, carefully selected book will be mailed in your child’s name directly to your home. Best of all it is a FREE GIFT!Continue reading… Imagination Library – Register Your Child to Receive Free Books!
Years ago, while hunting I found an abandoned german shorthair dog that was lying in a snowbank in the ditch. I was on a pheasant hunting trip with my family and we thought we saw a skunk as we travel down a gravel road. As we got closer we realizedContinue reading… Lessons From Clarence – September 2017
Picture day for the Elementary is scheduled for Tuesday, September 12, 2017. High School pictures will be taken on Wednesday, September 13th. Order forms will be send home tomorrow, Friday, September 8th, 2017. ***PLEASE NOTE: ATTENTION 7th Grade and Freshman Ag I parents: Due to field trips conflicting with High SchoolContinue reading… Picture Days Coming Up!
We are short bus drivers and therefore struggling to provide transportation to all of our activities. Due to this shortage we are faced with the difficult decision to no longer provide busing for after school elementary activities, starting the week of September 11th, 2017. If you have a bus licenseContinue reading… Bus Driver Shortage
In accordance with Information and Communication Technology Final Standards and Guidelines, we will be switching our website to an ADA compliant theme that passes applicable accessibility standards on or around Wednesday, September 13th. According to these standards any electronic and information technology developed, procured, maintained, or used by Federal agenciesContinue reading… ADA Website Compliance
Oakes Elementary School has recently implemented the use of a House System inspired by the Ron Clark Academy. Check out the below brochure for more information!