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Illinois Youth Survey

Parents/Guardians of students in grades 8, 10 , & 12 should be seeing a letter coming home from Mrs. Nelk, school social worker, about your child's participation in the Illinois Youth Survey.  The letter describes what the survey is and why it is taken.  In order for students to participate, the student must return the signed parent permission form to Mrs. Nelk. The Illinois Youth Survey (IYS) is a . . .

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Oakland Schools to Participate in 5Essentials Survey

Beginning December 10 , students and teachers across Illinois will have an opportunity to participate in the eighth annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey. This survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your child’s school. As a parent, this opportunity will allow you to share your thoughts on the important elements of school effectiveness in a survey about your child’s school. . . .

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2019-2020 School Calendar

The 2019-2020 school calendar has finally been approved!!! Due to discussions in Springfield, the school calendar could not be approved until the Illinois General Assembly approved the definition of a school day and the Governor signed the bill. During the June 19th Board of Education meeting, the 2019-2020 school calendar was presented and approved. Students first day of attendance will be Friday, August 16th. . . .

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