Elementary School News
Orrville Schools will be hosting a summer food program beginning June 8, 2015 and ending August 13, 2015 (Monday through Friday). Meals will be served at Orrville Elementary School from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Meals for children ages 1 through 18 are free while adult lunches are $2.00.
Kindergarten students became entomologists as they observed caterpillars metamorphosis into butterflies through April and May. Students practiced their writing skills as they carefully documented facts noting changes that occurred weekly in a science journal. They also learned about the life cycle process and the importance of treating all living things with respect.
The Orrville Area Boys and Girls Club will be offering their summer learning PowerUp program again this year. It is open to any student entering Kindergarten through 4th grade. The program is designed to help keep students engaged over the summer and focused on education. The Students will play educational games and have hands on learning activities.
Several concerns have arisen about drop off near Door 3 and the afternoon pick up at Door 2. We have procedures in place that need to be followed to keep our children safe at all times. Please make sure to review the procedures attached and share the information with anyone who is transporting your child. The attached letter was also sent home with each child so that you have
We are asking parents to display the sign with your child’s last name in your front window in your vehicle from now on at dismissal time. This will make our pick up line safer and more efficient. Thank you for your help!
The new PARCC assessment will replace the OAA( Ohio Achievement Assessment) this spring. Students will take a Performance Based Assessment and an End of Year Assessment between February and May. Parents are encouraged to visit the PARCC website for additional information and practice tests.
Armstrong can make copies of the OES music programs for anyone that would like them. They are $12 each. Please send a check made out to Armstrong and a note of which program date they want to have.
Please send to the attention:
Local Programming Coordinator
1141 W. Lafayette Rd
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Enrollments for students new to Orrville Schools for 2015-2016 will be done in the board of education office at the south end of Orrville High School. You will also need to bring the following documentation with you:
Your child's birth certificate
Your child's immunization record
Your proof of residency (utility bill, lease, etc.)
Orrville Middle School will open for walking on Monday through Thursday evenings beginning November3, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Please use the door near the cafeteria (off Elm Street) located at the north end of the building. Children should be supervised at all times. The Middle School will be closed for walking if school is not in session.