The Tennessee Teacher of the Year program is designed to promote recognition, respect and appreciation for outstanding teachers in Tennessee, to stimulate interest in teaching as a career, and to encourage public involvement in education. Each year, the Tennessee Department of Education applauds teachers who care about children, who devote their professional lives to enriching […]
To effectively address and discourage student vaping, Oak Ridge Schools board of education has approved the following addendum to the 2019-2020 Oak Ridge Schools Discipline Code. This addendum will go into effect January 1, 2020, to allow us to communicate specifics to students and families.
Read the updated policy below or at this link.
Turkey Trot 2019
Oak Ridge Schools and the Office of Coordinated School Health hosted the Annual Turkey Trot on Tuesday, November 12, at Robertsville Middle School. It was a cold and snowy afternoon, but students had a great run. The Anderson County Fairest of the Fair Queens were in attendance to hand out awards and the […]
Digital Tools in Oak Ridge Schools
- The digital tools used in Oak Ridge Schools
- How students and parents can access these tools from home
- Ways teachers and students use these tools in school
- Discussing concerns about “screen time”
- How these digital tools help develop Oak Ridge Schools’ STEM culture and emphasis on 21st Century Skills
Hi families, it’s digital citizenship […]
Clinton 12 Commemorative Walk – Join LIVE in person or on WCAT TV
The public is invited to the Clinton 12 Commemorative Walk on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 10 a.m. The purpose of the Clinton 12 Commemorative Walk is to honor the twelve high school students who braved threats of violence to attend Clinton High […]
We are happy to announce that Heather Henderlight, an instructional technology coach (formerly at Jefferson Middle School, and currently at Glenwood and Linden Elementary Schools), was selected as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert for this school year, 2019-2020. Each year, Microsoft selects Innovative Educator Experts to be part of this exclusive global community paving the […]
Be watching our Back to School page, designed specifically to give you the most up-to-date planning information as it becomes available. This site will be continually updated with new information as it comes in, and will assist you as your family prepares for the 2019-2020 school year. We look forward to seeing […]
All students new to Oak Ridge Schools need to register at their respective schools Monday, July 8, 2019 through Wednesday, July 17, 2019 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 […]
In Oak Ridge Schools, we value the teacher assistants who assist student growth through supervision of on-going activities related to curriculum, organization of lessons, and preparation of materials for instruction. They reinforce skills in small groups and moderate discussions. They plan and supervise field trips, oversee public activities, and make learning spaces more attractive […]