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Wellness Spotlight

Meet Dr. Byrd from SAO! Dr. Byrd is the Director of Secondary Leadership who enjoys healthy meals with his son.  Cooking meals together offers great family time! … Checkout the Sample 7 Day Menus link below from the USDA. Join … Continue reading

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Local Events

Check out the link below to register for local events. Race Events

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Wellness Spotlight

Meet Charlotte from Kilby Shores!  Charlotte is a custodian who participates in Kilby’s Traveling YMCA Program after school every Tuesday and Thursday.  When asked why she is participating in this program, Charlotte responded with, “For my Health.”  Charlotte enjoys the … Continue reading

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My Plate

Eating fruits, veggies, protein, dairy, grains, and oils are a part of a healthy diet. Find Out More

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Smart Dollar – Enroll Today

Financial Wellness is Important.  Get started today by creating your FREE SmartDollar account at:    smartdollar.com/enroll/suffolkps5518

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Optum Smoking Cessation Program Available

A smoking cessation program is available for registration today. Enroll now: 1-866-Quit-4-Life or https://www.quitnow.net/Program/

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Employee Assistance

Did you know that All employees and family member have access to our Employee Assistance Program through Optima. If you’re feeling overly stressed about work, finances or your personal life give them a call for free counseling.  Or, if you’re … Continue reading

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March Newsletter

Open the link below to read the March OES Newsletter. March Newsletter (click)

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Kindergarten Registration

Click on the link below for more information. Kindergarten Registration (click)

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Parent Perception Survey

As part of the school division’s assessment of each school’s educational environment, parents of students are being invited to participate in the 2018 Parent Perception Survey.  The survey will be conducted starting Monday, February 19 and will continue to be … Continue reading

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February Newsletter

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UPDATED: Schedule Changes Due to Snow

Update on Making Up Lost Time from Snow Days Jan. 17-18 Snow days on January 17-18, 2018 will be made up by adding 10 minutes to the end of the school day. The additional minutes will be added beginning February … Continue reading

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January Newsletter

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Homework Changes for Elementary Students

Starting Jan. 2, 2018, elementary students will be assigned less homework. Kindergartners could get up to 10 minutes of homework, while first-graders could get 10 to 20 minutes. From there, the scale goes up 10 minutes per grade level. Second-graders … Continue reading

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School Board Considering Time Changes for Next School Year

December 15, 2017 The Suffolk School Board at its Dec. 14, 2017 meeting heard suggestions from the Superintendent about changing the school schedule for the 2018-19 school year.  The board will make a decision in conjunction with its vote on … Continue reading

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OES Title I Family Engagement Policy

Click on the link below to read Oakland’s Title I Family Engagement Policy OES Family Engagement Policy 2017-2018 (click)

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2 Minute Drill

Click on the link below to listen to a message from our Superintendent, Dr. Whitney. 2 Minute Drill (click) 03/15/18

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Yearbooks

Early Bird Special Available if you order before 12/22/2017 Order Online at YBPay.lifetouch.com (click) with Yearbook ID Code: 1169318 Yearbook Flyer 2017-2018 (click)

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October Newsletter

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Sneakers and Medical Notes

**Athletic shoes that cover the foot from heel to toe are the best for physical education class. **Contact maryatkins@spsk12.net (Nurse) for medical questions.  Make sure medical documents are up to date so we can have safe play at Oakland. Parent … Continue reading

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