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Great Oaks Elementary

​Our Mission Statement

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

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2021 September Letter to Parents Including New Quarantine Guidelines
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Anchor Bay 2021 Back to School Video
2021-22 Feed the Bay Backpack Program

Feed The Bay is a non profit program that offers food for the weekends to those that need assistance. Parents simply need to sign up at their child's school and a food bag will be sent home (in their backpack) on Fridays during the school year. Our first food bags go home October 1.

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.

Upcoming Events

November 2
Professional Development Day - No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Day - No Students in Attendance
Date: Nov 2
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 3
Strategic Planning Meeting
7:00 PM
MacDonald Elementary
Strategic Planning Meeting
Date: Nov 3
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: MacDonald Elementary
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar

Anchor Bay School District will be starting a strategic planning process. We welcome input from our staff, community, and students.

Meeting Dates and Topics:

  • September 15 - Portrait of a Graduate & Stakeholder Value Survey
  • October 13 - Facilities
  • November 3 - Student Achievement & Programs
  • December 1 - Mission & Vision/Wrap up

Anyone who would like to participate in the Strategic Planning Meetings need to RSVP to Sherrie DiCristofaro at  sdicristofaro@abs.misd.net.  Meetings will start at 7pm at MacDonald Elementary.  (5201 County Line Road, Casco. Enter through Door #1)

November 5
End of First Marking Period for All Students
End of First Marking Period for All Students
Date: Nov 5
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
Half Day Elementary (PM Teacher Records Day) - Full Day Middle & High School
Half Day Elementary (PM Teacher Records Day) - Full Day Middle & High School
Date: Nov 5
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 12
Half Day Elementary (Conferences) - Full Day Middle & High School
Half Day Elementary (Conferences) - Full Day Middle & High School
Date: Nov 12
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 17
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
7:00 PM
MacDonald Elementary
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
Date: Nov 17
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: MacDonald Elementary
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
November 24 - November 26
No School - Thanksgiving Break
No School - Thanksgiving Break
Date: Nov 24 - Nov 26
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar

Spotlights

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.

Contact Us

Ron Medley
Principal

Rene Moses 
Office Manager

School Times:

Full Day: 9:00 AM - 3:51 PM
1/2 Day: 9:00 AM - 12:26 PM

Attendance Line:

(586) 725-2038 ext. 1101
Email Cindy Houle 


If your child is going to be absent or tardy, please call or email 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!

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 

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