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The Top Secret Project graphic

The Top Secret Project

February 12, 2018

The free presentation for adults helps parents recognize unfamiliar hazards of teenagers that are often right in front of their eyes.

girl holding note from teacher

Oak-Land teachers tell students, “You matter”

January 30, 2018

Teachers left students personal notes of encouragement in their lockers.

Girl builds robot

Robots take over sixth grade classrooms

January 27, 2018

Middle schools students are transforming piles of Legos into functioning robots. But what may look like play is actually a lesson in deep learning.

No School on Monday, Jan. 29.

January 26, 2018

Reminder: Monday will be a professional development day for staff and a NO SCHOOL DAY for students. This is a change to the original school year calendar. 

Pony Pride crammed in just 122 seconds

January 12, 2018

Watch our new Pony Pride video!

Middle school success students work together

New course helps cue middle schoolers up for success in school, life

December 19, 2017

Sixth and seventh grade students are developing good study habits and more as part of new Middle School Success class.

Local STEM leaders give middle schoolers a glimpse into their fields

December 18, 2017

More than a dozen STEM professionals took part in the Speed STEM event at Stillwater and Oak-Land middle schools.

Board approves calendar for 2018-2019

November 10, 2017

The school board has approved a calendar for 2018-2019, which allows more time for teachers to get to know elementary students personally before school begins.

Students working on project

Designing a new way for middle schoolers to learn

November 10, 2017

A new middle school elective allows students to dream up an idea and make it a reality - just like real-life engineers.