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Smart Dollar Contest

The September Smart Dollar Giveaway is gearing up! From September 1st to September 30th, Smart Dollar will draw names for a chance to win cash prizes through Smart Dollar each week of up to $5,000!  Login to Smart Dollar and earn Smart Dollar Points from September 1 to September 30. Each … Continue reading

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Summer Challenge

Get a head start on Wellness Points for the 2020-2021 School Year.  Join our summer challenge worth 200 points for the new program year. Registration Begins June 19th Login to Pulse and Click on Challenges Event will Run From June … Continue reading

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1,000 Point Challenge – Working From Home

SPS Staff, Join the All NEW 1,000 Point Working From Home Challenge! Login to Pulse today and register.Challenge Dates: 4/20 – 5/3/20****Points for this challenge will not post automatically.  They will be entered for each individual (who completed) manually.  Please allow time for this process to … Continue reading

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April Newsletter

SPS Staff, Connect with SPS Wellness on Twitter @SPSK12Wellness The April Wellness Newsletter is here. Read All About It! Looking for Wellness Spotlights for future Newsletters. Please send in a picture and description to annemccoy@spsk12.net of how you are keeping wellness … Continue reading

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Thank you Wellness Grant Partners – We Appreciate You!

American Diabetes Association, Obici Healthcare Foundation, ODU Center for Global Health, Sentara Obici Hospital, and the Western Tidewater Health District (Franklin and Suffolk Health Departments).

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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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September Newsletter

September Newsletter is Available.  Click on the link below. Newsletter (click)

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Bus Routes

Click on the link below to see the bus routes for Oakland Elementary School. Bus Routes (click)

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