Author Archives: McCoy

Kindergarten Registration

KINDERGARTEN Registration for 2017-18 …  Link here for informational brochure on Kindergarten. Kindergarten Registration — from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 NOTE:  After the date above, you can register a kindergarten student at any time.  Call your … Continue reading

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Fine Arts Day

Fine Arts Day was celebrated with special guests and amazing talents in music and art.  Dr. Whitney came and read to 2nd grade as well!

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Dr. Seuss Day

Early Start children enjoyed visits from “Seuss on the Loose”, a take-off from the popular “Elf on the Shelf” character that many families bring out for the holidays.  An anonymous note was delivered to the class that Monday to let the … Continue reading

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Early Start Pre-Screening Apps Available

Submitting this form does NOT guarantee acceptance into the program. Requirements: Child must be Suffolk resident Child must be 4 years of age by Sept. 30, 2017 Early Start Pre-Screen Application (click)

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March Newsletter

Read all about it! March Newsletter (click)

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Great Dismal Swamp

A representative from the Great Dismal Swamp visited with first grade students at Oakland Elementary School and provided the students with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of Science Sol 1.5 Animals. Information about habitats and animal needs and characteristics were presented.  … Continue reading

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Yearbook Sale

Cost: $20.00 Cash or Check (made payable to OES) Year Books will arrive by the end of March. Yearbook Sales Flyer (click)

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Animal Visit

J.B. Rattles came to visit 2nd grade students.  What a great time!

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Battle of the Books

Great Job to our Battle of the Books Team of 5th graders.  They competed against the top teams in Suffolk and Chesapeake.  They were #2 in the Semifinal competition! Thank you to the parents for your help and support!  We … Continue reading

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100th Day of School

Early Start students celebrated 100 days of school by creating super hero capes that had 100 items attached.

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Congrats Mr. B.!!!

We are so proud of our very own Mr. B.  He received a SPS Star Award for his amazing work at Oakland Elementary!

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A Mad Scientist Visited 5th Grade

A Mad Scientist visited 5th grade this week and taught the students about solutions and compounds.

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February Newsletter

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How to View Report Cards

Parents/Guardians may view the current report card in Home Access Center (HAC) which is accessible from the Suffolk Public Schools’ and building websites. All guardians have access to academic performance in HAC with an account that was created by the … Continue reading

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2nd Grade China Day

2nd Grade students celebrated China Day with a New Year parade around the building, lantern making, music, stories, and games.

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3rd Grade Students Animal Adaptations Project

3rd Grade Students created “new” animals with adaptations.

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Make-Up Dates

The approved schedule below will allow students to make up lost instructional time due to snow days January 9 – 11, 2017.  The approved 2016-17 calendar indicates that President’s Day (Feb. 20) and the March 15th Teacher Work Day, (an early … Continue reading

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January Newsletter

January Newsletter (click)

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Title I School Compact Letters

Oakland receives school-wide Title I services.  Forms will be sent home this week to every student, ES-5th grade, to notify parents of our Family Engagement Policy & Home and School Compact.  Regardless of whether your child currently receive services, every … Continue reading

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Environmental Engineering

Students in 4th and 5th Grade learned about Environmental Engineering through hands on work projects and models.

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