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2:15 Student Dismissal for Teacher Collaboration Wed., Jan. 18th
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Communication of School Closings

    Winter weather has arrived in Illinois. Now is a good time to remind families, students, and the community about how school closing information is communicated. In the event that Oakland CUSD #5 needs to close schools for any reason, we have a variety of ways to communicate that information to our families and staff members. If you are parent or guardian of an Oakland CUSD #5 student . . .

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5Essentials Survey for Parents

The 5Essentials survey is an evidence-based system designed to drive improvement in schools nationwide—it reliably measures changes in a school organization and provides individualized, actionable reports for each school. The Illinois 5 Essentials Survey identifies five indicators that lead to important student outcomes, including improved attendance and larger test score gains. The five indicators that . . .

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2016-2017 Approved Calendar

During the March 16th Board of Education meeting, the 2016-2017 school calendar was approved.  The school year will start with two days of teacher's institutes; August 16th and 17th.  The first day of student attendance will be Thursday, August 18th.  Students will be out of school November 23rd, 24th, and 25th for fall break. Winter break will start on Friday, December 23rd for students and run through Wednesday, . . .

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