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Great American Eclipse in Oak Ridge Schools

The Great American Eclipse was unique in Oak Ridge, as we were on the coveted path of totality. Some solar eclipse fanatics will travel thousands of miles and spend thousands of dollars just to get themselves into The Path. We took advantage of this rare opportunity that came to our back yard for the breathtaking […]

September 9th, 2017|District News|

2017-2018 New Staff for Oak Ridge Schools

On Monday, July 24, teachers in Oak Ridge returned to school. Superintendent Dr. Bruce Borchers, School Board Chair Keys Fillauer, and Mayor Warren Gooch all welcomed staff back from summer break. Part of the morning’s activities included the introduction of new staff. Please click on the link below download a presentation of the new […]

July 24th, 2017|District News|

2017-2018 Revised Bus Routes

Below are links to the newly revised 2017-2018 bus routes for Oak Ridge Schools. The new routes will take effect on Monday, August 14, 2017. Times are approximate. Students should be prepared to board the bus ten minutes before the scheduled time. All routes are dependent on regular ridership and may be altered or suspended at […]

July 13th, 2017|District News|

How to Sign Digital Forms in Skyward

Dear parents,
In preparation for the Access Oak Ridge digital initiative for all rising 5-12 graders, we have streamlined the signing of required forms by placing digital copies in Skyward. This video presentation will demonstrate to parents how to access the new online forms for Access Oak Ridge device usage.Digital signing of the Computer Equipment Loan […]

June 29th, 2017|AccessOR, District News, School News, Technology News|

AdvancED STEM Certification for all Elementary and Middle Schools

In 1943, the city of Oak Ridge, created for the advancement of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, declared a commitment to quality education for its students. Before we ever called these subjects collectively “STEM,” our schools have emphasized excellence in instruction in these disciplines. Today more than ever, we recognize the need to prepare students […]

June 16th, 2017|District News|

AdvancED STEM Certification in Oak Ridge Schools

Willow Brook, Jefferson and Robertsville achieved AdvancED STEM certification on Tuesday, April 11th. Jefferson and Robertsville are the first middle schools in Tennessee to be STEM certified and Oak Ridge Schools is the first public school district in Tennessee to be certified in all of their elementary and middle schools!

June 13th, 2017|District News|

Oak Ridge Schools Registration and Orientation

All students new to Oak Ridge Schools need to register at their respective schools Monday, July 10, 2017  through Wednesday, July 19, 2017  from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon.   Parents who pre-registered kindergartners in May also need to complete the registration process on those dates.

Registration for new students in grades 9 -12 will be made […]

June 1st, 2017|District News|