The Oakes Elementary Track and Field Day is scheduled for Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Please see below for more information: 1st and 2nd Grade – Students will arrive at track via bus by 8:40am. We will have 4 groups that will rotate to different stations. No clocking any students inContinue reading… Track and Field Day 5/21
All elementary students in grades K-6 will be presenting their spring program, “Yee Haw” tomorrow night at 7:00 PM in the South Gym. 5th and 6th grade band students should report to the HS music room by 6:30 to get ready with Ms. Lund. All other students should report to theContinue reading… Elementary Spring Program “Yee Haw” 4/30
Tonight’s Baseball game against Kindred has been moved to Oakes. Game time is 5pm. Go Tornadoes! #WeAreOakes The Junior High Track Meet that was scheduled for today (4/29) at Wahpeton has been postponed due to weather.
OES will be having another Box Tops for Education Collection Contest on May 10, 2019! The winning homeroom will win a pizza party donated by Casey’s that will be held on Friday, May 17th. Keep collecting, and may the best Homeroom win!!
The Region 6 Runner Up OHS Speech team will head to the State Meet in Mandan on Saturday, April 27, 2019. Good luck to the following students as they compete in their respective categories! #WeAreOakes Chloe Schaefer – Storytelling, Serious Duo Erik Haugen – Extemp, Humorous Laura Gabriel – SeriousContinue reading… OHS Speech Heads to State 4/27
The Tornado Track team had a successful outing last night at the Lisbon Meet! Out of 21 schools, our girls got 2nd and boys got 6th! Congratulations all! #WeAreOakes Full details can be found below: State qualifiers were: Lanie Awender: 100 Logan Sell: 400 Ashton Biesterfeld: Discus Sadie Hansen:Continue reading… Lisbon Track Meet a Success for Tornadoes
UPDATE 4/22/19: Governor Burgum has officially forgiven the two additional snow days, April 11th and 12th, that occurred after our first waiver was submitted. No further weather related make up days will be required this year, therefore the last day of school will be May 23, 2019. UPDATE 2/25/19: SchoolContinue reading… Late Starts & Closing Make Up Information
by Kraig Steinhoff, Superintendent The Oakes Board approved the 2019-2024 Strategic Plan on April 9, 2019. The need for this plan is to guide our District through the transition to personalized competency-based learning, support the flex mod initiative in the high school, plan for funding the ongoing building and groundsContinue reading… Strategic Plan Approved for 2019-2024 – April 2019
OES Houses Ohana and Amistad are sponsoring an Earth Day Book Drive Monday, April 22, 2019, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in the OPS Conference Room. Proceeds will go to CHI Hospital and Oakes Ambulance.
REMINDER: There will be no school this Friday, April 19, 2019 in observation of Good Friday; however, there will be school on Monday, April 22, 2019 as a winter storm make up day. Have a great weekend and Happy Easter from all of us here at Oakes Public Schools!