The State Board of Education waived the 3rd, 5th, and 8th grade promotion, placement, and retention requirements for this school year. Therefore, OCS will not re-test students in 3rd, 5th, and 8th grade.
Summer break is a great time for students to read. Not only is summer reading a fun way to pass the time but it also leads to academic success by developing a solid core of knowledge. To read more about the importance of summer reading, the summer challenge, free online books and reading lists, click on the Summer Reading headline above.