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Oakland CUSD 5


Wednesday 2:15 Student Dismissal

REMEMBER!!! Students are dismissed at 2:15 on ALL Wednesdays throughout the school year for teacher collaboration. Please make arrangements for these early dismissals.

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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 . . .

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Amended 22-23 and Approved 23-24 School Calendars

During the March board meeting, the Oakland CUSD #5 Board of Education approved the amended 2022-2023 school calendar as well as the 2023-2024 school calendar for next year. The 22-23 calendard had to be amended due to a snow day in . . .

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Students with disabilities who do not qualify for an individualized education program, as required by the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and implementing provisions of this Code, may qualify for services under Section . . .

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Water Testing for Lead Content

Earlier this year, the Illinois General Assembly passed SB 550 that set certain requirements on K-12 school districts to test their drinkable water for lead. Buildings built before January 1, 1987 are required to be tested before the end of . . .

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District Immunization Data

P.A. 97-0910 was signed in August of 2012, effective date of Jan. 1, 2013, with implementation date beginning with Dec. 1 of 2013.  This act required schools make “publicly available” the district’s immunization . . .

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CPR and AED Video

State law requires the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) to post a hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators training video on its website.  The law also requires all districts to notify staff . . .

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