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"The mission of Oakland CUSD #5 is to provide a first-rate educational experience for all of our students."

Oakland CUSD 5

Free Breakfast and Lunch for All Students

Oakland CUSD #5 is happy to announce that school breakfast & school lunch will be free for ALL students regardless of household income for the 2022-2023 school year. Recently, some parents have been inquiring about why Oakland CUSD #5 did not participate in this program and were told the district did not qualify. To say we did not qualify was incorrect and Mr. Landeck apologizes for that wording. The reason the district has . . .

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2022-2023 School Calendar

The 2022-2023 school year will start on Monday, August 15 with a Teacher's Institute.  The first day of attendance for students will be Tuesday, August 16.  Winter break starts on December 21 with students returning on January 3rd.  The tentative last student attendance day is Thursday, May 18th.     2022-2023 School Calendar

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2022-2023 School Registration Information

  Registration Dates:  August 2: 11 am - 7 pm August 3: 9 am - 5 pm August 4: 9 am - 5 pm    **Although appointments will not be required this year, if you would like to make one in order to maximize your time registering you can do so by calling the office at 217-346-2166 and make an appointment with Mrs. Pearcy.      Returning . . .

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THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE CURRENTLY OPEN FOR THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR AT OAKLAND CUSD #5     (click on the position to learn more about it and how to apply)   HS Spanish Industrial Technology OR Ag Mechanics/Construction Teacher            

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Oakland CUSD #5 Return to In-Person Learning Plan & ESSEPR III Spending Plan

The Oakland CUSD #5 board of education discussed the district's Return to In-Person Learning Plan at it's July meeting. Although the district isn't technically just now returning to in-person learning, the plan is required to receive ESSER III grant money.The two key points to the plan are masks are recommended for individuals that are not fully vaccinated and masks are required for anyone on school busses regardless of . . .

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