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Winter is Here! Time to Talk Weather-Related School Closings

Winter’s icy breath has come early this year.  At least we are not alone, for most of the country is unseasonably cold right now.  Thank you Mother Nature!  Nobody wishes a repeat of last winter, but Superintendent Ginopolis and her team recognize there will probably be at least a few days of missed school due to inclement weather.  The district also knows the decision to open or close the district in such situations has a big impact on families.  Our top priority when making such choices is the safety of our students and staff.  A number of factors are considered when making the decision to close our schools due to the weather conditions.  Click Here

LO Schools Earns "District of Distinction" Honors for Reading Intervention Program
Lake Orion Community Schools was named a "District of Distinction" in the latest issue of District Administration magazine for its Kindergarten Reading Earl...y Intervention Program launched two years ago. It pairs full-time reading interventionists with teachers in Lake Orion's 24 kindergarten classrooms to boost early literacy of the district's youngest students. Earlier this year, the reading program was honored by The Oakland Press/Oakland Schools and Michigan School Board Association. Congratulations to Julie Gutman, Jillian Knapp, and Tammy Oberle for their outstanding work. Click here to read more:

LOEF's Evening for Education Sets New Attendance Mark

A record 155 people showed their support for Lake Orion Community Schools by attending the ninth annual Evening for Education, hosted by the Lake Orion Education Foundation (LOEF).  The event was held on November 1 at Indianwood Country Club.  The Foundation raises funds for grants given to Lake Orion educators to enhance educational opportunities for district students.  This year’s event featured dinner, musical entertainment, a silent auction, gaming tables, dancing and more.  For more information on LOEF programs, or to make a tax-deductible donation, visit


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