The last day of school for this school year will be Wednesday, May 16th. School will dismiss at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15th and Wednesday, May 16th. Final exams will be given in the 7th - 11th grades on Tuesday in Odd Hour Classes and Wednesday in Even Hour Classes.
Parents, please return reusable food bags by the end of the year so they may be used again next school year.
Oark’s Elementary Graduation Ceremony will be at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15th in the Hornet’s Nest (Gym). Our Kindergarten and 6th grade students will be graduating and the awards for K-6th grade students will also be presented.
Family Literacy and Math Night will be set up in the Oark Cafeteria on the Elementary Graduation Night. This is a drop-in event and will be held from 3:30-5:30. The theme of this event is “How to Stop the Summer Slide.” Those who attend will leave with math and reading resources to use with their students over the summer months and they will also receive online subscription informational resources, including iStation and several other online subscription services.
The Oark CAP Night that was recently canceled due to severe weather has been rescheduled for Monday, May 14th from Noon-1:00 p.m. and will be held in the Focus classrooms that our students attend daily after their lunch break. All parents of next year’s 7th-12th grade students are invited and strongly encouraged to attend. The class sponsors will be in attendance and leading sessions over the class schedule options for the 2018-19 school year. To accommodate parents who are unable to attend at that time, Mrs. McChesney will be available all day Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. to answer questions from parents and counsel students on class options and college and career readiness.
Our ABC Countdown Theme Days for this week are: Monday - Extra lunch time for HS and X’s and O’s Day for Elementary, Tuesday - Yellow Day (wear yellow), Wednesday - Zoom to the gym day (if exempt from finals)
Oark ABC Preschool is accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year. Children must be three years old by August 1st, 2018.