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Oakview Volleyball

Before participating in tryouts for any sport, each athlete must have the following forms on file in the Office:

  1. 2014-15 LO Athletic Enrollment/ Physical Forms
  2. Concussion Awareness Form
  3. Pay to Participate Contract

Oakview Memory Walkers

Oakview Memory Walkers is our Relay for Life team.  Our mission is to raise awareness and donations for the American Cancer Society through Relay for Life. The Oakview Memory Walkers team was formed in memory of Kathy Luby.  In the past six years we have raised more than $25,000 for the American Cancer Society to help find a cure. 


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LO Middle School Principal Receives National Honor

Oakview Middle School Principal John Bernia has been honored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) with a 2015 Digital Principal Award.  He is one of three principals across the country to have been recognized by NASSP for his leadership in integrating digital media to improve instruction and student achievement.  John was nominated by his colleagues who said he is committed to fostering an environment where technology use by educators and students is encouraged. 

Young Learners Wanted! Dates for LO Kindergarten Info Nights and Registration Day

A whole new world of learning, exploration and fun lies before the youngest students ready to attend Lake Orion Community Schools.  We are pleased to offer both full-day traditional and developmental kindergarten for the 2015-16 school year.  Both in-district and out-of-district students and their families are welcome to join our exciting, award-winning educational community.  To learn more about upcoming kindergarten information nights at our elementary schools and registration day, CLICK HERE.

January is School Board Recognition Month!

Lake Orion Schools Superintendent Marion Ginopolis recognizes the hard work and dedication of the district's Board of Education in her latest blog post.   To read it click on the following link: 

Learning Options High School: Enrollment Period January 12-23

Structured, Focused and Results-Oriented. Learning Options High School, Lake Orion's alternative education choice, is accepting a limited number of students from both inside and outside the school district for the winter semester 2015, starting January 26.  Learning Options' unique approach combines classroom instruction with online coursework in a small-school setting that fosters communication, a strong-sense of self-worth and accountability.  The enrollment period runs from January 12-23, 2015.  For more information, contact Learning Options coordinator Drew Towlerton, 248-693-5450.

Winter 2015 Edition of Dragon News Now Available!

A parent workshop, bond refinancing, winter weather, a baby sturgeon, free software, math night, national band and choir honors, a special holiday party, sports plus plenty of pictures and more in the Winter 2015 issue of Dragon News, available by clicking HERE.


K-3 Standards Based Grading

Lake Orion Community Schools has implemented standards based grading for grades K-3.  Each elementary building has informational meetings scheduled to explain standards based grading.  In addition, the following resources have been created for parent reference.  Please feel free to contact your building principal with any questions. 


K-3 Standards Based Grading Letter
Frequently Asked Questions
Video Explaining Standards Based Grading
Kindergarten Report Card
1st Grade Report Card
2nd Grade Report Card
3rd Grade Report Card

Middle School Concept

Math Practice Links:


Winter is Here! Weather-Related School Closings

Winter’s icy breath is here.  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


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