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TDOE and TSIN STEAM Resources for Home Learning

TDOE and TSIN Release STEAM Resources for At-Home Learning

NASHVILLE, TN—The Tennessee Department of Education and the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network (TSIN) today released a STE(A)M Resource Hub for educators and families to use with students during COVID-19 related school closures.

The STE(A)M Resource Hub includes three weekly challenges around design activities, critical thinking, and career exploration that can all be done in the home. The challenges, created in partnership with TSIN educators from across […]

2020-04-15T10:22:44-04:00April 15th, 2020|School News|

Update About School Closure

Update About School Closure

Dear Oak Ridge Schools Families,


As I mentioned earlier, there was a possibility that the governor would extend the closure of schools in Tennessee. Just recently, we received word that Governor Lee has recommended school districts remain closed through April 24. We obviously will comply with this mandated closure.

We continue […]

2020-03-25T11:53:58-04:00March 24th, 2020|School News|

It’s Yearbook Time!

Yearbooks are now on sale through April 2nd.  We have 2 separate links for purchase, depending on grade level. Yearbooks are $15. Deadline to order is 4/2/20!!!

If your student is not a 4th grader this year, you will want to purchase using this link:  Yearbook purchases for grades K-3

This year we are  offering the […]

2020-03-08T14:55:09-04:00March 8th, 2020|School News|

3rd Grade Wax Museum

Mrs. Scudder’s 3rd grade class presented an African American wax museum on Friday, February 28th. Each of the students selected an African American from history. They were responsible for researching that person, preparing posters, and dressing up as that person.

Wax Museum- Mae Jamison  

2020-02-28T18:09:47-05:00February 28th, 2020|School News|

120th Day 2020

Our first graders recently celebrated our 120th day of school. One of our standards for learning is counting and writing numbers to 120, so it only seems fitting that we celebrate when we reach 120 days of school. Our students participated in several activities focused on the number 120.

We worked together to create structures using […]

2020-02-28T15:57:28-05:00February 28th, 2020|School News|

Muffins with Moms

On Friday, February 14th, Woodland PTO hosted the annual Muffins with Moms in the gym. It was a great chance for moms and their Woodland students to sit down, chat, and enjoy one another’s company. Thank you to our amazing PTO for making this event successful!

Muffins with Moms

2020-02-16T18:20:21-05:00February 16th, 2020|School News|

Stacy Donald-District Teacher of the Year

Earlier in the week, we announced our school-level teachers of the year. The Tennessee Department of Education has encouraged us to recognize teachers who care about children, who devote their professional lives to enriching the lives of Tennessee students, and who demonstrate exceptional gains in student achievement. Oak Ridge Schools would now like to congratulate […]

2020-02-19T22:19:21-05:00February 6th, 2020|District News, School News|

Congratulations Oak Ridge Schools Teachers of the Year

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 […]

2020-02-06T14:48:10-05:00February 5th, 2020|District News, School News|
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