The Anderson County Health Department and the Oak Ridge School System have partnered to provide seasonal influenza (flu) vaccinations for staff and students. If your child is uninsured, there is no cost to you for the flu vaccine. If your child is covered by insurance, including TennCare and private insurance, the Anderson County Health Department […]
Dr. Josh Tipton has been selected to serve as the interim vice principal at Jefferson Middle School beginning August 16, 2021.
Dr. Tipton is entering his 17th year as an educator, beginning his career in Anderson County Schools in 2005, where he served as a Social Studies teacher at Clinton Middle School and taught AP courses […]
Oak Ridge Schools Superintendent Dr. Bruce Borchers announced today the appointment of Ms. Jenifer Laurendine as interim principal of Willow Brook Elementary School effective August 16, 2021.
Ms. Laurendine has been with Oak Ridge Schools since January 2014, serving most recently as the Vice Principal of Jefferson Middle School (JMS) since July 2020. Previously she held […]
It’s almost time for school to start again, and we can’t wait to welcome you back back! The updated Back to School page will be your source for important items of information for a successful start to the new school year. Updates will be added as they are available. Bus routes for Oak Ridge […]
The revised bus routes for 2021-2022 for Oak Ridge Schools are now available at the links below. These files contain both the morning and afternoon routes. 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 any […]
The Tennessee State Organization (TNSO) is proud to announce that Dr. Elaine Vaughan will serve as president for the 2021-2023 biennium. Vaughan has an extensive service record at the chapter,
state, and international levels. A 14-year member of Delta Kappa Gamma (Alpha Epsilon chapter in Oak Ridge), Vaughan has served as chapter president, treasurer, and on […]
Robertsville Middle School’s Technology Student Association (TSA) club had an exceptional year learning about STEM related fields and competing at the regional, state, and national level. TSA competitions were completely virtual this year. Students persevered through minimal in-person meetings, Zoom meetings, competing virtually at RMS for regional and state in various locations of the building, […]
John Spratling, a veteran teacher at Robertsville Middle School in Oak Ridge, received the Civil Rights/Liberties: Excellence in Teaching award during the Tennessee Council for the Social Studies virtual conference on Saturday, February 27th. The award is sponsored by Social Studies School Service. He will receive a plaque and a check for $250.
Congratulations to Robertsville’s Solomon Karisa and Jefferson’s Lana Haese for winning the 2021 spelling bees at their schools. Solomon, a 7th grader at RMS, placed first in the school-wide bee by correctly spelling the word convulsive. 5th grader Quentin Delmau finished second. At JMS, 8th grader Lana correctly spelled the word engrossed to win the […]