New Coronavirus Resource: "Mental Health Tips During Social Distancing, Quarantine or Isolation" from our partners at Butte County Behavioral Health: https://5il.co/ebk4 #OCESDrocks
Free mindfulness app for Families! Inner Explorer’s 5-10 minute, daily audio guided program is easy to operate and helps to: Reduce stress, Boost immune systems, Improve learning & Foster Resiliency Click here for the info: https://innerexplorer.org/compass/family_onboarding
How do you get in contact with your school during the closure? All Oroville City Elementary school websites have the email addresses for instructional and administrative staff; email is being checked and responded to during the closure. #OCESDrocks
The March 30, 2020 DELAC meeting is postponed. A new time and date will be scheduled after the school closure ends.
Need Internet? California Dept of Education put together this great new resource: https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/he/hn/availableinternetplans.asp
Parent preview night for the human growth and development videos has been postponed indefinitely.
Need information about the our Chromebook Home Use Program? Click here: https://www.ocesd.net/chromebooks--64 #OCESDrocks
Oroville City Elementary has just created a new online resources for independent study webpage for parents, families and teachers: https://www.ocesd.net/online-resources-for-independent-study
Click here to read the text from Superintendent Holtom's phone call to parents from March 16, 2020. https://www.ocesd.net/coronavirus-resources--3
All Oroville City Elementary School District Schools are closing to help fight Coronavirus starting Monday, March 16, 2020. Please see the website www.ocesd.net for more details.
Did you miss the phone call from Superintendent Holtom last night? You can read the full transcript on our Coronavirus Resource page here: https://www.ocesd.net/coronavirus-resources--3
Think you know how to wash your hands? This one minute video from UCLA Health may improve how you wash your hands! https://youtu.be/4E7UkDlnvZA
In an effort to keep students and staff healthy, this week Oroville City Elementary School District schools returned to "Norovirus cleaning procedures" that includes regular disinfecting of surfaces. The disinfectant we use kills Coronavirus.
Oroville City Elementary students celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday using media and computer technology! https://youtu.be/lf_CSxaQLa8
Click here to read Superintendent Holtom's statement for families regarding the Coronavirus: https://5il.co/ddtq
The agenda for the March 4, 2020, Board Meeting can be found here: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BM4S8M6D2E42
The agenda for the February 12, 2020, Board meeting can be found here: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BLG2GJ020AF7
Ishi and Central Esports teams made today's paper! https://www.orovillemr.com/2020/02/04/esports-oroville-middle-schoolers-compete-in-rocket-league-super-smash-bros/
The agenda for the January 15, 2020, meeting of the OCESD Board of Education can be found here: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BKKVXP7E7FA1
The agenda for the December 18, 2019 meeting of the Board of Trustees can be found here: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BJ9QVV6B32AF
Oroville City Elementary Parent Teacher Clubs came and made the event so much fun! If anyone has photos of the Oakdale PTC, Ophir PTC and Stanford PTC, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tonight is the free Kent Family Magic Circus show and Tobacco Awareness Family Fun Night at 4:30 at Central Middle School! More details here: https://www.ocesd.net/article/154543?org=ocesd
Don't forget, free show by the Kent Family Magic Circus thekentfamilycircus for OCESD families on Wednesday, Nov 6 at 4:30. More details here: https://www.ocesd.net/article/154543?org=ocesd
Over the weekend, Oroville City Elementary School Students reached the 100 million words-read mark on their their way to reach the goal of 600 million words read by the end of the year! Great work Oroville City Elementary students!
The agenda for the October 16, 2019, Board Meeting can be found at: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BGQSQA73B955
Over the weekend, PG&E set up a community resource/cooling center at Bird Street School during their Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event.
A quick shout out to the OCESD District Office staff and Maintenance staff: 8 tons of free books were given out to families throughout Oroville over the summer at the OCESD District Office! Great work supporting reading throughout Oroville!
The agenda for the September 18, 2019 OCESD Board Meeting can be found here: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BFWMM25BD6C8
Looking for a rewarding, part-time job that works with your schedule? Sign up to be a substitute assisting teachers, driving students, preparing food, doing clerical work or working with our facilities maintenance/custodial/grounds crew. Click here: https://bit.ly/2kfofyj
We found these cool, old original plans for the Oroville Grammar School Gym from 1922. If you have any photos of this building, if it was built, please send them to: email@example.com
Thanks for a great first two weeks of school. Hope to see some of you tonight at Back to School at Oakdale Heights.
Band Application for 6th graders; Mr. Wolcott and helpers will be coming around to the 6th graders at Central and Ishi this week and will pass out the band letter and application at that time (see the link). The application is required as a "ticket" to band class. Contact info is on the letter. https://5il.co/9o74
School starts this Wednesday, August 14th for all Oroville City Elementary Schools! If you need more information go to your school site office or go to https://www.ocesd.net/o/ocesd/page/enrollment--370
Know someone looking for work? OCESD is looking for substitutes for positions including: Teachers, Instructional Aides (all types), Health Aides, Custodial/Grounds, Clerical, Bus/Van Driver, Cafeteria Workers, and Campus Supervisor. Click here to apply now: https://bit.ly/2Ktka3O
The July 24, 2019 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees agenda can be found here: http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/ocesd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BE4S3Z62DCD8
Check out Oroville City Elementary's new online enrollment center; a great new resource for parents: https://www.ocesd.net/o/ocesd/page/enrollment--370
The OCESD meeting of the board of trustees has been changed from July 31 to July 24. Please update your calendar.
Blood Donation Event Jun 6 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Oroville Sports Club, 2600 Oro Dam Blvd E, Oroville, CA 95966, USA Come donate blood In support of Joshua Glaum, Wyandotte Academy student. Joshua was recently diagnosed with AML (acute melanoid leukemia) and is undergoing extremely aggressive treatments. Joshua and Northern California blood banks are in need of type O blood. BloodSource asks that we RSVP so that they can staff this event appropriately. Mention that you are part of the Joshua Glaum Donor's Club!
Ishi Hills Middle School eighth graders Angelina Heras and Samara Hartline took first and second, respectively, in the VFW Patriot's Pen Essay Contest! Excellent job! https://www.chicoer.com/2019/04/01/essay-winners-snapshot/
At 10:10 a.m., Stanford School went into lockdown due to loud noises heard by the playground. At 10:20, Ishi MS also went into lockdown. OPD responded. Investigation revealed that a piece of equipment at a neighboring house had exploded. The lockdown was lifted at 10:37 a.m.
Camp Fire Evacuees: Come to the district office at 2795 Yard Street to enroll at any OCESD school. Mon-Fri, 8AM-4PM
Enroll Today for any Oroville Elementary School! OCESD is having an enrollment day for all new students on 11/28 and 11/29 from 12-4 at Ishi Hills Middle School room D-3. Students will be enrolled to be ready to start school on Monday, Dec 3rd.
OCESD supporting Paradise Unified students and staff with lease of Bird Street pending Board Approval. Read more here: https://www.ocesd.net/article/75356?org=ocesd
For Information for Enrolling Evacuated Students, go to this link: https://www.ocesd.net/article/74796
Butte County officials have closed all schools through Friday, November 23, 2018. This is being done for the safety of all. All Oroville City Elementary School students will have these days off.
Due to the fires, all Oroville City Elementary Schools will be closed on Friday, November 9, 2018. We plan to open school on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.
The 2018 Developer Fee Justification is available for public inspection at 2795 Yard Street and online here: http://5il.co/5ce6
On Thursday, Oct. 18th every site in OCESD joined over 10 million registered participants in the Great Shake Out! The Great California Shake Out is an annual opportunity to practice how to be safer during big earthquakes: "Drop, Cover and Hold On" www.shakeout.org/california/
Parents: Oroville Students need your help. Alternative Income Forms are being mailed home this week. This form determines what level of funding each school receives. Please be sure to complete it and turn it in ASAP (if you haven't already).
Notice of Public Hearing on Textbook Sufficiency posted in our State Required Forms page here: http://5il.co/4q7g
Welcome to the 2018-19 School Year! School starts today, August 15th!
The Butte Co. Air Quality Management Dist. and the Butte Co. Public Health Dept. have issued a joint Air Quality Advisory about smoke impacts in Butte Co. https://bit.ly/2M6zNwB
OCESD adopts "Next Generation" Board Management Technology http://www.ocesd.net/article/55250?org=ocesd
Read the Oroville Mercury-Register article about our new Superintendent, Dr. Spencer Holtom: https://bit.ly/2mOYYsB
Assemblyman James Gallagher visits with Butte County Schools in Oroville: https://www.bcoe.org/article/54659?org=bcoe
Employment Opportunity HVACR Technician for more information: https://www.edjoin.org/Home/JobPosting/1011839
We value your input! Take the online Superintendent search survey: http://ocesdca.apptegy.us/o/ocesd/page/superintendent-search-updates
After 11 years with OCESD, Dr. Chennell-Carter is retiring. Please help our Superintendent search process by attending a Public Forum and completing a survey. Click here: http://www.ocesd.net/superintendent-search-updates
Don't miss the Stuff the Bus Toy Drive December 8th! More info here: http://www.ocesd.net/article/32092?org=
Congratulations to Christina Menchaca for winning the CalRTA Teacher Grant!