October Notes from the Principal..

Greetings, fall is finally here and there is a flurry of activity taking place here at Oakland Academy.

NWEA Testing This week we wrap up fall NWEA testing. Teachers will use these results to plan lessons and differentiate instruction to meet the needs of each student. Parent reports will be available at fall conferences.

School PicturesLifetouch will be here to take school pictures on 10/9. Students must be in school uniform for pictures!

Walk a thonOur annual walk a thon is set to take place on Friday, 10/4 (rain date 10/11). The walk a thon is the main fundraiser here at OA. All funds at this year’s walk a thon will go to help us purchase flexible seating options for students. We are asking students to collect flat rate donations. Please have all donations turned in to the office no later than Friday, 10/11. Thank you for your support!

Trunk or TreatTrunk or Treat will be on 10/31 at 1:00pm. More detailed information, including how you can help will go home soon! Students are welcome to wear costumes to school on this day.

End of QuarterThursday, October 31st is the last day of the first quarter and you will receive a report card home this day. Parent conferences will be scheduled the week of November 4th. Look for sign up forms coming home from teachers soon.

Schedule ChangeThere will be no school on Friday, November 1st. This day will be used for staff professional development.

As always if you have questions or concerns do not hesitate to contact me here at school sboris@fbrcs.org.Thank You,

Shawn Boris, Principal, Oakland Academy