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Summer Adventure Program - Camp Information Summer Adventure Camp

Summer Adventure Camp for Oakwood and Westwood students will run from June 10th through August 7th.  Weekly themes will include science projects, arts and crafts, cooking, group games, water play, weekly field trips, and much more.  Look for Summer Adventure Camp enrollment information in early March.  Online registration will begin March 9th. 

Little Raiders Preschool Open House Preschool

Families are invited to visit the Little Raiders Preschool program on March 19th from 5:30-6:30pm. Come meet the staff, learn about programming, as well as tour the classrooms. 

Remember to Vote March 10th

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There will be a non-homestead millage renewal question on Tuesday, March 10th.  See below for more information.

Kindergarten Round Up Kindergarten Round Up

Kindergarten Round Up April 23rd and 24th 

Perception Surveys Perception Survey Icon

Each year Portland Public Schools conducts Parent and Student perception surveys to help guide our School Improvement process.  Please click the image above and complete the survey that applies to you.  This information is very much appreciated, and we thank you for your time and feedback.  Surveys will remain open until November 1st.

Now Hiring Bus Drivers Hiring Bus Drivers Flyer

Signing and Referral Bonuses Available
Click here for more information.

DK / K Soft Start DK / K Orientation

Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten Soft Start

Oakwood Elementary School Open House Open House

Oakwood Elementary School Open House on Monday, August 19th from 4:00-5:30pm

Grade Level School Supply Lists School Supplies

Grade Level School Supply Lists

Portland Summer School Reading & Math Program

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$20 for Reading and $20 for Math for the summer.  Forms Below:
Middle School Form

Elementary Form

Summer and Fall Latchkey Enrollment 2019-2020

Summer Latchkey Enrollment 2019

Before and After School Latchkey Enrollment 2019-2020


Pole Barn Up For Bid

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Portland Public Schools is accepting bids on the athletic pole barn.  Please click here for more information.

43rd Annual Day of Music Day of Music

The 43rd Annual Day of Music will take place on Saturday, March 23rd from 9am-5pm at Portland High School.

March Newsletter Newsletter

Oakwood News March 2019

Little Raiders Preschool Open House

Little Raiders Preschool Open on March 28th from 6:00-7:00pm

Tour the classrooms, meet the staff, and learn about the Little Raiders Preschool program!

What is the difference between Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten? Kindergarten

What is the difference between Developmental Kindergarten and Kindergarten?

Backpacks for Bellies Backpacks for Bellies

Backpacks for Bellies

February Newsletter Newsletter 2

Oakwood February Newsletter

Dolly Parton Imagination Library Dolly Parton Imagination Library

The Dolly Parton Imagination Library of Ionia County

January Newsletter Newsletter

Oakwood January Newsletter

Kindergarten Round Up for 2019-2020 Kindergarten Round Up

Kindergarten Round Up for the 2019-2020 school year will be held on Thursday, April 11th and Friday, April 12th.  To schedule your child's appointment fill out the attached form and return it to Oakwood Elementary School or call our office at 517-647-2991. 

Oakwood November Newsletter Newsletter

Oakwood November Newsletter

Veterans Day Celebration Veteran's Day


The Oakwood Elementary and Middle School Veteran's Day celebration will take place on Friday, November 9th at 1:45pm at the Middle School.  Students have prepared songs, artwork and writing pieces to share with our local Veterans as a token of our appreciation for their service to our country.  

Oakwood Halloween Parade Halloween Parade

The Oakwood Halloween Parade will take place on Wednesday, October 31st at 3pm on the Middle School football field.  

Parent Teacher Conferences Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conference Sign Up links

Interested in driving a school bus, click here?

Interested in becoming a substitute teacher or paraprofessional, click here.

Now Hiring Substitute Teachers

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If you are interested in becoming a substitute teacher or paraprofessional, please click here to apply.

Oakwood Elementary Open House

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Oakwood Elementary will have an open house Monday, August 20th from 5:00-6:30pm.  All families are invited.

Oakwood Outdoor Classroom Dedication

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August 20th, 2018 @ 4:30pm


2018-2019 Calendar

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The updated 2018-2019 calendar is available, along with the first draft of the 2019-2020 calendar.  Click here for access

Preschool Openings

Exciting news!  The Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) and Head Start are now enrolling for the 2018-2019 School Year.  If you have a child that will be 4 by December 1st, they may qualify for one of these FREE programs. Enrollment is easy!  For more information, you can call 616-527-4900 or fill out an online application at ioniaisd.org.  Applications will be available in the Oakwood Elementary office as well.

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