Chris Richardson
Thanks to Mr. Dunavan for pictures from the Christmas Program! You can view/download them from the following link: https://www.oakwood76.org/o/elementary/page/2018-ogs-christmas-program-pictures
4 days ago, Chris Richardson
Courtney Dudley
Reminderโ€”No 5/6 grade boys basketball practice tonight.
11 days ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
5th/6th grade boys basketball on Monday is at the following location: PVO Jr. High 2499 CR 2100 E Thomasboro, IL 61878
11 days ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
On December 5th the 5/6 grade boys basketball team will be practicing at Oakwood Junior High 5:30-7:00.
15 days ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
STAR student! ๐Ÿ’œ
21 days ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Kindness at its finest! ๐Ÿ’œ
27 days ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Reminder: No 5/6 grade basketball practice tonight. Uniforms will be distributed on Monday. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
27 days ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
6th grade is using 3D pens to make sunglasses during MakerSpace!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Kindergarten STAR! ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
These girls are twinning in Mrs. Wysongโ€™s reading class today! ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Congratulations to Mrs. Hemker! ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Every year we overflow this box. Who wants to help OGS do it again? ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Weather reminder- I want to remind our families that we will go outside for recess when temperatures are above 25 degrees. Please be sure your child is dressed appropriately for the weather and has has a coat, hat and gloves. Thank you!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Future teacher ๐Ÿ‘‡
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
More kindness to share! ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Kind and compassionate!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Awesome students! ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
#trueleaders
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Halloween parade at 1:45 tomorrow. We ask that parents wait to enter the classroom until 1:30 so academics are not interrupted. Class parties will begin immediately following the parade.
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Oakwood Youth Wrestling
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Such kind hearts! ๐Ÿ’œ
about 1 month ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
First quarter STAR buck winners!
2 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Share a kind note with us at conferences. The board is at the main entrance. ๐Ÿ’œ
2 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
4th grade Pumpkin Book Project turned out great!
2 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Body Safety Presentation
2 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Your child will be participating in a school wide safety program through our partnership with Vermilion County Rape Crisis Center on Oct. 25/26. VCRCC provides age appropriate prevention education programs to all children. Please call Laurie Neuman at OGS with any concerns.
2 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Ireland Harrison got a positive office referral yesterday for being kind and helping others! Way to go Ireland!
2 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Chris Richardson
The 5th and 6th Grade Cross Country Meet scheduled for Friday 10/12 at Kickapoo has been cancelled. The meet is rescheduled for Tuesday, October 16th. Same time, same place.
2 months ago, Chris Richardson
Courtney Dudley
5th grade students are enjoying their time at Outdoor Education.
3 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
We love Mrs. Jones!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Oakwood Grade School speech practice after school today has been cancelled.
3 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Congratulations to Ms. Sandy W. Persaud-Jagroop for completing the Naturalization Oath Ceremony for her citizenship! We love you! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Sixth grade lunch on the lawn is tomorrow at 12:20. If it is raining then we will eat in the cafeteria.
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Positive office referral number 3! What a GREAT day! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Our second positive office referral of the day! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
5th and 6th grade OGS girls game vs. Georgetown is at Pine Crest.
3 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Awesome! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Class color day!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
We will still have 5th grade lunch on the lawn tomorrow but due to the heat anyone preferring to eat inside with their child is more than welcome to. See you tomorrow at 12:10!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Calling all volunteers! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Deadline to register for Oakwood Grade School 3 on 3 tournament is October 1st. Get a team โ€” play some basketball โ€”and help us raise money for new uniforms! http://www.dudleymiller.com/basketball
3 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
This is awesome!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
https://www.artsonia.com/museum/aotw/vote.asp Please vote for our very own Tyler Huchel!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
This sweetie was so excited to receive a positive office referral! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
So proud of this awesome kiddo! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Kindness matters! ๐Ÿ’œ
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Project Success times have been changed to 3-6. Please be sure to have your student(s) picked up by 6, not 6:15. Thank you.
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
First grade lunch on the lawn will be held on the playground black top. You can park in the east lot and come in through the east doors to sign in. Thank you!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Food Pantry Information
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Congratulations to Mrs. Wysong on being our teacher spotlight this week!
3 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Please consider donating a new pair of athletic shoes!
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Awesome! ๐Ÿ’œ
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Check out the link below to get 5/6 grade girls basketball pictures. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pEwfFU_ezUNiLXpahGTeOkGu0oOZhSQg
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Way to go, Clara! ๐Ÿ’œ
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Tomorrow nightโ€™s 5/6 grade girls basketball game scheduled against Hoopeston has been cancelled. There will be practice tomorrow.
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Chris Richardson
The new OGS Weekly Bulletin for the week of August 27th is now available at the following link http://5il.co/4krr
4 months ago, Chris Richardson
Nicole Lapenas
Boot Camp Star Buck winners!
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Unplanned twinning!
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Kindergarteners are getting their morning routines down! (These pics were from yesterday.)
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Another positive office referral! Our students are AWESOME!
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Check this out! Leland received the first positive office referral of the year! ๐Ÿ’œ
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Welcome Kindergarten class to your first day at OGS!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Super 1st grade students โ€” first day of school!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Shining 2nd grade โ€” first day of school!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Awesome 3rd gradersโ€” first day of school!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Fabulous Fourth Grade - first day of school!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Shining into 5th grade - first day of school!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Rocking 6th grade - first day of school!
4 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Come meet your teacher and drop off your supplies Thursday night!
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
If you still need to finish up the registration process please come by the office from 9-10 today. New students can come tour the building tomorrow morning at 10.
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Girls coming for basketball practice will need to enter through the north gym doors (doors by the dumpster) Thursday and Friday. The front doors will be closed due to floor work.
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Itโ€™s almost back to school time which means we are working on our annual welcome back video. Parents, please email me one picture of your child from this summer to include in our video. lapenasn@oakwood76.org
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Oakwood Grade School is holding an additional registration tomorrow, August 7 from 10-11 am.
4 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Chris Richardson
The 2018 School Supply list and Registration Packet are available to download at the following link: http://www.oakwood76.org/o/elementary/browse/20088
5 months ago, Chris Richardson
Nicole Lapenas
Fifth/Sixth Grade Track Meet Schedule
7 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Thank you to the anonymous donor that provided $100 to each certified staff member for classroom supplies! ๐Ÿ’œ
7 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
April Students of the Month!
7 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Congratulations to Ellie Young and Rebecca Wagner for both receiving a scholarship from the Illinois Association of Junior High School Students. This scholarship will allow them to be part of the student council camp this summer!
7 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
OGS students in Mrs Mooreโ€™s writing class are using Lego Storystarters to wnhance theor writing curriculumโ€”Awesome!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
The bus returning from the first grade field trip at the zoo will not return until approximately 3:30-3:45 due to road construction. Bus drivers will still bring students home. Thank you for your understanding.
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
No run club tonight.
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Third grade families, we will eat lunch in the cafeteria today. Please enter through the east doors to sign in and receive your visitors tag. Hopefully it will dry out enough to enjoy recess on the playground. See you at 11:30!
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Hulk Smash for the win! Way to go Mrs. Johnsonโ€™s class!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Last event of the 2018 Olympics!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Happy Administrative Professionalโ€™s Day! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Day 2: Mrs. Cundiffโ€™s (kindergarten teacher) husband sings the National Anthem to kickoff Day 2!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
So proud of you! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
So proud of these boys! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
These should be coming home soon in purple folders.
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
More fun in art class!
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
OGS Scholastic Bowl meet is at Rossville at 4:00.
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Published Poetry
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Thank you OGS PTO!
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Science fair projects have arrived!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Someone is ready fir the science fair!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Jean jackets! โ€” twinsies!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Great job! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
More awesome kids! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Meeting the new kindergarten class for 2018-19. These kids are awesome!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
OGS Run Club is ready to hit the streets today after school. Please be observant of the students. Here is their route for today.
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
You girls are awesome! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Way to go, Hayleigh! ๐Ÿ’œ
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Correction to the calendar- We will dismiss at 11:40 on April 27 and May 4. Due to this there will be changes for first gradeโ€™s zoo field trip and second gradeโ€™s SPLASH schedule. Information regarding these events will be sent home by the teachers.
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
100% fluency on addition and subtraction math facts. Awesome job Kimber!!!!
8 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Science Fair- Donations needed
8 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
More of our March Student of the Month recipients!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
First night of run club in the books. The students did great!
9 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
This kid is awesome! Way to go Super Cooper:)
9 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Mark your calendar for spring Lunch on the Lawn dates! Information will come home closer to the scheduled dates. K- 5/1 1- 5/2 2- 5/8 3-5/3 4- 5/9 5- 5/10 6- 5/16
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
The amazing Egg Drop is back for the Science Fair! Can you create a container that will help an egg survive a drop off the top of the bleachers? Bring it Thursday, April 12th to the science fair to give it a try.ย ย All survivors will receive a PRIZE!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Students challenge Mr Glosser to get ready for PARCC testing.
9 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
PARCC test kickoff! Are you smarter than Mr Glosser?
9 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Awesome kids!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Students of the Month for March!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Students of the Month for March!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
The Science Fair is next Thursday! Come have dinner at the fair! Pizza and pop will be available. To help make this possible we are asking for pop donations. All flavors and brands are welcome! Thank you!!!!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Awesome kids!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Kindergarten Orientation
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Science Fair!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Jasper is an awesome kid!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Scholastic Bowl CHANGEโ€”Thursdayโ€™s meet will be at Oakweod Grade School. We will play one match against Heritage starting at 4:00
9 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Scholastic Bowl- There has been a change to the Scholastic Bowl Meet on Thursday. There will only be one match against Heritage and the meet will be at OGS.
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Oakwood Menโ€™s Club Easter Egg hunt- The Menโ€™s Club Easter egg hunt at the Oakwood Park will be on March 24 at 10 am. There will be age brackets for the hunt. Rain out date will be the following Saturday.
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Mrs. Strebingโ€™s class wrote an amazing book!
9 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
February Students of the Month!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
February Students of the Month!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Way to go, Emma!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
These girls are awesome!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Reading buddies!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Science Fair!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Way to go, Will!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Love our new posters!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
So proud of you, Alivia!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Summer Farris
Awesome artwork!
10 months ago, Summer Farris
Courtney Dudley
Kindness party! Celebrating our secret agents and the random acts of kindness!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Gung Hay Fat Choy!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Information on the sales tax proposal.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
I think our students are on to something!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Mrs. Cundiffโ€™s students in morning centers.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Volunteers Needed!
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
2nd grade is preparing for their Chinese New Year parade.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Positive Office Referral- thank you ladies for being great helpers!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
I enjoyed a great breakfast with Yelka Layden and Brody Taflinger at the Illinois Principals breakfast.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Positive Office Referral- thank you ladies fir being great helpers!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Positve Office Referralโ€”thank you for showing kindness Gabe Hagan!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
I enjoyed a great mornjng with Yelka Layden and Brody Taflinger at the Illinois Principals breakfast.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Happy Valentines Day! Thank you to all the room parents for organizing parties for our students.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Amazing artwork!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Sidney Dunavan with a positive office referral! Showing kindness in her art class!
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Late start tomorrow 9:00 am. Valentines Day parties start at 2:15 pm.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Fannie May fundraiser started today. Proceeds fund field trips and activities for the students.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
The U of I is here to kick off the science fair season! Science fair โ€” April 12th.
10 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
January Students of the Month
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
January Students of the Month
10 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
PTO meeting tonight at 6 in the conference room.
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
So proud of you, Kailyn!
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Preschool screenings-
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Congratulations, Mrs. Johnson!
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Mrs Nicole Johnson is presented with a $500 check for a grabt she received.
11 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Happy 100th day of school!
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Nicole Lapenas
Sixth grade DNA projects!
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Please be sure to give transportation a 24 hour notice for changes.
11 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Nicole Lapenas
Way to go Adam!
11 months ago, Nicole Lapenas
Courtney Dudley
Vote for our Junior High to receive a grant and check out our super cool OGS students. https://www.follettchallenge.com/video.cfm?id=1106
11 months ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Reminder that tomorrow is a late start day 9:00 a.m.
about 1 year ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Christmas Program final rehearsal! You won't want to miss it!
about 1 year ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Christmas program this Sunday K-2 at 1:00 pm and 3-6 at 3:00 pm
about 1 year ago, Courtney Dudley
Courtney Dudley
Alec Harrison, 6th grade basketball player brings the ball down for the Stars.
about 1 year ago, Courtney Dudley