Great Oaks Elementary

​Our Mission Statement

Great Oaks Elementary School will promote academic excellence in a caring environment.
 

Ways to Enroll for the 2020-2021 School Year 

Packets are available online: 

External LinkClick here for our enrollment page.

Can't print the packet at home, call to Central Admin at (586) 725-2861 to have an enrollment packet mailed to you along with a return envelope!  The Central Admin phone line is monitored daily. Make sure to leave a detailed message and contact information. 

Return packets by email: 

An email address has been created for parents to send their packets:  enrollment@abs.misd.net 

Return packets by fax: 

Parents can fax their packets to (586) 727-9059. 

Return packets by mail:

Anchor Bay School District
Enrollment Office
5201 County Line Rd. Suite 100
Casco, MI 48064

Call to Schedule a Drop Off Time:

Call Central Admin at (586) 725-2861 to schedule a drop off time. Again, the phone line is monitored daily for messages, please leave detailed contact information.

Schools of Choice Application

Click here for more information about Schools of Choice

Information and Important Links

Elementary and Middle School Summer School Opportunities

MISD KinderConnect Camp
MISD First Fundamental Camp
MISD STEM and Literacy 
MISD Math Minds

Summer Enrichment 

External LinkClick here for summer enrichment activities 

 

Great Oaks You Tube!

Hi Great Oaks families!

Here is a link to the brand new Great Oaks YouTube channel!  Kids can visit to see announcements and stories being read by their teachers! 

Please spread the word to our families. It is our hope to stay connected during the time away from school.

The staff at Great Oaks miss all of the students so much!!

Click here to view:  Great Oaks YouTube  

AB Elementary Grading for the Continuity of Learning Plan

Mark Your Calendar

Our calendar can be linked to your phone/device's calendar app.  Please click on the calendar icon next to "Upcoming Events" below for directions on how to set this up.

PDF DocumentPrintable Great Oaks Calendar

Upcoming Events

August 19
Board of Education Meeting
7:00 PM
ABHS
Board of Education Meeting
Date: Aug 19
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: ABHS
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
September 1 - September 2
Professional Development Days – No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Days – No Students in Attendance
Date: Sep 1 - Sep 2
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
September 8
Student First Day – Half Day for all Students (PM Teacher Work Day)
Student First Day – Half Day for all Students (PM Teacher Work Day)
Date: Sep 8
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 3
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Date: Nov 3
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 6
End of First Marking Period All Students
End of First Marking Period All Students
Date: Nov 6
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
Half Day for Elem. Students (PM Teacher Records Day) – Full Day Middle and High School
Half Day for Elem. Students (PM Teacher Records Day) – Full Day Middle and High School
Date: Nov 6
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 13
Half Day Elementary Students (Conferences) – Full Day Middle and High School
Half Day Elementary Students (Conferences) – Full Day Middle and High School
Date: Nov 13
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 25 - November 27
No School – Thanksgiving Break
No School – Thanksgiving Break
Date: Nov 25 - Nov 27
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
December 21 - January 1
No School – Winter Break
No School – Winter Break
Date: Dec 21 - Jan 1
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar

Spotlights

Honor Roll
4th & 5th Grade Honor Roll At the end of each quarter, our 4th & 5th grade honor roll students will be posted here.
North Central Association Accredited Through accreditation and related services, NCA CASI continuously improves the quality of education and challenges education entities to prepare each and every learner for success. All Anchor Bay Schools are NCA Accredited.

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Contact Us

Great Oaks Elementary

32900 24 Mile Road
Chesterfield Twp, MI 48047
Phone: (586) 725-2038
Fax: (586) 725-4014

Administration

Ron Medley
Principal
Rene Moses
Office Manager
(586) 725-2038 x1100

Attendance Line:

(586) 725-2038 ext. 1101

If your child is going to be absent or tardy, please call as early as possible.  A message can also be left with your name, student's name, grade/teacher, date of absence & reason for absence.
Thank you!

School Times:

Full Day:  9:11 AM - 4:02 PM
Half Day:  9:11 AM - 12:40 PM

Dismissal Schedule:

Full Day:
Kindergarten-all: 3:55 PM
1st Grade-all: 3:57 PM
2nd-5th Grade:
- Walkers/Pick-up/SAC: 3:59 PM
- Bussers: 4:02 PM

Half Day:
Kindergarten-all: 12:34 PM
1st Grade-all: 12:36 PM
2nd-5th Grade:
- Walkers/Pick-up/SAC: 12:38 PM
- Bussers: 12:40 PM

Band Information

5th Grade Band Parents

***Please sign up for my REMIND as soon as possible.  I will use this for any band cancellations and other band-related topics.  Steps for doing this:  On your cell phone, enter the number (434)264-5121. Text this message: @goeband

PDF Document11/22/19 Band Update
PDF DocumentLetter from Mrs. Sheldrick
PDF DocumentIntroduction to Band 2019
PDF DocumentPrivate Lesson Teachers
PDF DocumentManuscript Bass
PDF DocumentManuscript Treble

Medical Forms & Info

PTO

The Great Oaks PTO has a website for PTO events, signups, etc. The school code is V3TPU7​​​​​. Please click on the link below. 

External LinkGreat Oaks PTO 

School Age Childcare

Drawing of a tree with kids hands as leafs saying "Each of us is Great Oak! We are grounded. We stand tall. We never stop growing."

Great Oak Banner saying "At Great Oaks Elementary We Grow! We Give Respect, remember to be safe, own our actions, Work together"