Exterior photo of Great Oaks Elementary School

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

May 8
Mother's Day Flower Sale
10:00 AM
Middle School South Greenhouse
Mother's Day Flower Sale
Date: May 8
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Middle School South Greenhouse
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
May 26
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
7:00 PM
TBD
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
Date: May 26
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: TBD
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
May 28
Half Day All Students – PM Teacher Early Release
Half Day All Students – PM Teacher Early Release
Date: May 28
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
Half Day All Students/PM Teacher Early Release
Half Day All Students/PM Teacher Early Release
Date: May 28
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
May 31
No School – Memorial Day
No School – Memorial Day
Date: May 31
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
June 9
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
7:00 PM
Board of Education Meeting - Curriculum
Date: Jun 9
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
June 14 - June 15
Half Day Elementary (June 14 – PM Teacher Records Day, June 15 Teacher Early Release)
Half Day Elementary (June 14 – PM Teacher Records Day, June 15 Teacher Early Release)
Date: Jun 14 - Jun 15
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
June 15
Last Day of School – Half Day for all Students - End of Marking Period
Last Day of School – Half Day for all Students - End of Marking Period
Date: Jun 15
Calendar: Great Oaks Elementary Calendar
June 23
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
TBD
Board of Education Meeting - Regular
Date: Jun 23
Location: TBD
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!

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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Board of Education Meetings Go In-Person
Virtual Students & Testing

On April 8th, the Michigan Department of Education alerted school districts that Virtual students may choose to participate in testing.  Please review the attached updated letter regarding 3rd - 5th grade testing.

If you have any questions, please call your "home" school Principal.

March/April Digital District Newsletter
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

Click here to watch the Kindergarten Readiness Night presentation.

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