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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

Oakland CUSD #5 to Abide with Mask Mandate

During a special board meeting on August 11, the Oakland CUSD #5 Board of Education voted to abide by the most recent executive order that requires all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, to wear a mask while inside a school building. As was discussed during the meeting, every other aspect of the school day will be as close to pre-March 2020 as possible. Students will once again eat lunch and breakfast in the . . .

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Universal Indoor Masking Required in Schools - Updated 8/4/21

Today, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced masks will be required for students, teachers, staff, and guests at pre-kindergarten-12th grade schools. The new measure is part of the state’s ongoing effort to combat a new surge as the Delta variant rapidly spreads. While we all advocated for local control and thought we actually had local control in this matter, we are disappointed that this control has now been taken away . . .

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CERTIFIED POSITIONS AVAILABLE

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE CURRENTLY OPEN AT OAKLAND CUSD #5    (click on the position to learn more about it and how to apply)   Spanish HS LBS1          

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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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School Supply Lists 2021-2022 School Year

K-5 School Supply List 6-8 School Supply List HS School Supply List

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2021-2022 School Calendar Approved

During the March 17th Board of Education meeting, the calendar for the 2021-2022 school year was approved. Highlights of the calendar are as follows; 1st students attendance day - August 18 Thanksgiving Break - Nov. 24-28 Winter Break - Dec. 17-Jan. 2 Spring Break - April 13-18 Last student attendance day - May 23 Last student attendance day if ALL 5 emergency days used - June 1   . . .

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