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A Chance to Learn

This video of children and young adult writers and poets is partially aimed at kids about 5 grade and older. Good listening for us adults, too. Kid Lit For Black Lives

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Laptop & Book Return

Hello families! Normally, as the school year ends you would have received a library account notice for you and your children. This year, we have delayed sending that out to allow more time to read and enjoy. We would like

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It’s Been a Rough Year…

…but we can still learn and grow together. OC staff has been working hard to make sure students and their families feel connected and loved with learning choices, check ins and virtual classrooms. Our PE teacher, Penny has collected COVID-19

Early Literacy Plan

Aug 29 2019  Special Meeting of Steering Executive Committee to review Early Literacy Plan 2019-2020. You may review the Early Literacy Plan HERE.

SUMMER READING!

Guess what! Your students(s) REALLY need to keep reading over the summer. Their brains will leak knowledge all summer! Reading helps to keep some of that knowledge inside their skulls. Here is some research done by Colorado Public Libraries that prove

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How’s that Summer Reading Going…?

…Need a few more books? The OC library will be open for browsing and check out Wednesday, July 11th from 9-1 pm for any new or returning OC families who have cleared their library accounts and have a signed permission

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Music Ensembles

At the Open Classroom, we have three music ensembles, Acoustic, Rock, and Ukulele. Kids from sixth, seventh, or eighth grade are allowed to participate. Eric, our music teacher, meets with each ensemble every Wednesday for an hour to rehearse. We

Keeping Stomachs Full So Kids Can Play & Learn

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Equity Toolkit

Provided below is a link to an Equity webpage for parents and students to better access equity information regarding Title IX, Title VI, and Section 504.  This page could be placed as a useful link on LEA and individual school website. 

Recognizing our Outstanding Teachers

I’m so excited to share this amazing news. Two teaching teams were presented with awards this week for the following: 1. First grade teachers were recognized as the #1 team for overall student progress growth for last school year. This