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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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Congrats!

Congrats to to the Following Staff Members!! Ms. Griffith – Oakland Teacher of the Year Mrs. Phillips Oakland Reading Teacher of the Year

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December Newsletter

Checkout what is happening in December at Oakland! December Newsletter (click)

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Jump Start Math

4th and 5th Grade students participated in Jump Start Math via The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame.  Students used kinesthetic play to solve math facts.

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Colonial Day

4th Grade enjoyed Stone Soup, Colonial Games, dancing, and paper making as they learned about Colonial times via kinesthetic activity.

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Pie in the Face for United Way

Students raised money for the United Way and had the chance to Pie their Teacher.

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Farm Day with 2nd Grade

2nd Grade had a great day on the farm!

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The First Tee Comes to Oakland

Thank you to our sponsor, Joshua Pretlow, of Pretlow and Jackson, for bringing The First Tee to Oakland Elementary School, in partnership with the South Hampton Roads YMCA..  We are excited to get started.  Click on the parent letter below … Continue reading

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The First Tee Comes to Oakland

Thank you to our sponsor, Joshua Pretlow, of Pretlow and Jackson, for bringing The First Tee to Oakland Elementary School, in partnership with the South Hampton Roads YMCA..  We are excited to get started.  Click on the parent letter below … Continue reading

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Thank you PTA

PTA purchased a new basketball hoop for our outdoor play space.  Thanks PTA!!  Students signed a large poster and presented it to PTA at the November meeting.

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Access Electronic Books from Home

Please remember you and your child can log onto e-books on any device with internet access.  There are over 6,000 electronic books available! Click Destiny on the SPS student portal or OES blog Click Oakland Elem. Click Login Enter Username … Continue reading

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November Newsletter

Click on the link below to learn more about what is happening at Oakland! November Newsletter (click)

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