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Oak Ridge School District Teacher of the Year Julie Kinder-McMillan

As we announced last week, every year, the Tennessee Department of Education recognizes outstanding educators in the state with awards for their meritorious service and devotion to students. The department applauds teachers who care about children, who devote their professional lives to enriching the lives of Tennessee children and who demonstrate exceptional gains in student […]

February 17th, 2017|District News, School News|

ORHS Cyber Patriot Team Places Third in the State

The Air Force Association’s General Bruce K. Holloway Chapter 367 extended congratulations to our Oak Ridge High School Cyber Patriot Team and mentor, Mr. Keith Jackson, for placing third in the State in the Silver Division and qualifying for the regional round.

 

The 2016-2017 school year marks the first year Oak Ridge High School has participated […]

February 17th, 2017|School News|

Jefferson Middle School FIRST Lego League Celebrates Success

Three robotics teams from Jefferson Middle School competed in the FIRST Lego League East Tennessee State Championship at Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN on February 11, 2017. To compete in the state championship, teams must first qualify at either the Knoxville, Nashville, Chattanooga, or Johnson City competitions. The Atomic Eagles, JMS Master Builders, and […]

February 17th, 2017|School News|

AP Test Fees Due

The second installment of AP Exam fees is due the week of February 20th. Students may make payments in the main lobby before and after school and at lunch Monday, February 20th through Wednesday, February 22nd.

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February 16th, 2017|School News|

Congratulations to Oak Ridge Schools Teachers of the Year

Every year, the Tennessee Department of Education recognizes outstanding educators in the state with awards for their meritorious service and devotion to students. The department applauds teachers who care about children, who devote their professional lives to enriching the lives of Tennessee children and who demonstrate exceptional gains in student achievement. Goals of […]

February 10th, 2017|District News|

High School Planning Guide Now Available Online

Students and Parents may now access the 2017-2018 Academic Planning Guide on the Oak Ridge High School website under “Academics” then “Curriculum” or by following this link.

The guide contains helpful information for parents and students regarding graduation requirements, high school course selection, preparation for post-secondary opportunities, and the registration process.  Teachers and students are […]

February 8th, 2017|District News, School News|

Dr. Borchers Wins Anderson County Ally of the Year Award

The Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP) of Anderson County hosted a contest for selecting an “Ally of the Year.” Candidates for the award were nominated by community members for their passion for creating a healthy and productive Anderson County and are united by one goal: to use their leadership, influence, and communication skills to […]

February 7th, 2017|District News|

Robertsville TSA Regional Conference Results

The Robertsville Middle School (RMS) Technology Student Association (TSA) competed in the 2017 East Tennessee Regional Conference on Friday, January 27 at Roane State Community College in Harriman. The students began to prepare for this competition in early fall.  The RMS regional team consists of twenty-two 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.

The following students placed top […]

February 2nd, 2017|School News|

Saturday Morning Physics at the University of Tennessee

Kranti Gunthoti, physics lecturer and outreach coordinator at the Department of Physics & Astronomy, UTK is organizing an outreach program for high school students, teachers and general public, known as Saturday Morning Physics (SMP). This program consists of public lectures on different physics topics delivered by our department professors on Saturdays from 10 AM – noon.

For more […]

February 2nd, 2017|School News|

Access Oak Ridge Year Two Progress Report

Over the past two years, the Oak Ridge School district has been making new strides in our Access Oak Ridge digital learning initiative by putting Lenovo Yoga laptop computers into the hands of every student in grades 5-10. Our vision in this initiative is “to empower all Oak Ridge students with equitable access to digital […]

January 28th, 2017|District News|