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Great Oaks Elementary

​Our Mission Statement

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

Arrival/Pickup

Bus Riders

Students who ride a bus to school will enter through Door #7

Student Drop Off & Walkers
 

  • Kindergarten will line-up by door #8 (Kindergarten doors)
  • 1 st and 2nd Grade – line-up door #9 (computer lab doors)
  • 3rd and 4th Grade will line-up door #1 (front doors)
  • 5th Grade – Door #2 (end of 5th grade wing)

Walkers/Parent Pick Ups

  Start Dismissal
Kindergarten  9:13 am  2:51pm
1st Grade  9:13 am  2:53 pm
2nd - 5th Grade  9:13 am  2:55 pm
Bus Riders  9:13 am  2:58 pm

 


Information and Important Links

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.

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.

Upcoming Events

March 8
Professional Development Day - No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Day - No Students in Attendance
Date: Mar 8
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
March 10
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
7:00 PM
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
Date: Mar 10
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
March 16
Kindergarten Readiness Night - Virtual Event
6:00 PM
Kindergarten Readiness Night - Virtual Event
Date: Mar 16
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar

Kindergarten parents are encouraged to join us for a Virtual Kindergarten Readiness Night. Teachers and administrators will be on hand to answer questions and go through our annual Kindergarten Readiness presentations. This event will also be recorded and posted on our website.
Join the Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/93131832445?pwd=MUpRU2ptZjNvOTkwbTJQRU1EVzk1Zz09
Meeting ID: 931 3183 2445
Passcode: 736358

March 24
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
7:00 PM
TBD
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
Date: Mar 24
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: TBD
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
April 1
End of Marking Period
End of Marking Period
Date: Apr 1
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
April 2 - April 9
No School – Spring Break
No School – Spring Break
Date: Apr 2 - Apr 9
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
April 14
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
7:00 PM
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
Date: Apr 14
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
April 28
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
7:00 PM
TBD
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
Date: Apr 28
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: TBD
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
May 4
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Date: May 4
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
May 12
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
7:00 PM
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
Date: May 12
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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:

Standard Day: 9:13 AM - 2:58 PM
Half Day: 9:13 AM - 11:48 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!

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

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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 

Anchor Bay News

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Superintendent Position Announcement

The Board of Education of Anchor Bay School District is conducting a comprehensive search for its next Superintendent. The expected start date for the new Superintendent is July 1, 2021.

MISD Bilingual/EL Alternative Language Program

Tutors will be available to assist students with homework and provide skills to improve reading, writing and speaking the English language. Students grades K through 12 are welcome. Parents will have conversational, reading or writing sessions while students receive homework support.

Kindergarten 2021-22 Registration starts February 16th!

We Love Kindergarten and your kid will too! Visit www.anchorbay.misd.net for more information.External LinkRegistration Paperwork is available on our enrollment page. 

 View our "We love Kindergarten - Get Registered, Get Ready" video

Free Meals Extended Through June 2021

Each Anchor Bay student can get one free break and one free lunch each learning day!

Questions? Call 586-598-7663

Extra food items will be at cost. 

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