Red Ribbon Week October 23 – 27, 2017

Monday, 10/23: Drug Free Pledge – All students and staff will be asked to sign a drug free pledge during the week

Tuesday, 10/24: Being Drug Free is “No Sweat” – were your favorite sweatshirt and/or sweatpants to school

Wednesday, 10/25: Wear Red Day! Celebrate Red Ribbon Week with all the red you can find!

Thursday, 10/26: Western Day – wear your western wear!

Friday, 10/27: Be a Super Hero, be Drug Free – wear your superhero shirt to school!

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Trunk or Treat October 27th 6-8 PM

Friday, October 27th 6-8 PM

SC History Showcase (3rd Grade)

Bounce Houses

Food

Third grade students will learn the SC State Dance, the Shag, in PE and will demonstrate what they have learned. There will then be an opportunity for them to invite their parents to join them shagging! Third grade students will also preform a couple songs about SC and will have their SC artwork on display. Please join us to celebrate our great state and then get some treats. Trunk or Treating is compliments of our fabulous PTA, teachers, and staff as they decorate their trunks and welcome all students and their families to come by for a treat. Play in the bounce houses and eat lots of good food while you’re here!

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Fall Book Fair

Monday, 9/25  7:15 AM – 3:00 PM

Tuesday, 9/26  7:15 AM – 3:00 PM

Wednesday, 9/27  7:15 AM – 3:00 PM

Thursday, 9/28  7:15 AM – 3:00 PM

Friday, 9/29  7:15 AM – 6:00 PM

(open before PTA Movie Night)

 

Shop the Book Fair online HERE.  All online purchases will be delivered to the school at the close of the Book Fair.

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International Dot Day – Friday, September 15th

Wear something with polka dots to school on Friday, 9/15 to celebrate International Dot Day!

Picture courtesy of http://www.thedotclub.org/dotday/get-started
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PTA Events

Skate Night: Thursday, September 14th

PTA Family Skate Night at Skate Station USA from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Come out and join the fun!

Pelican’s Snowballs: Friday, September 15th

PTA fundraiser at Pelican’s Snowballs starting after school until 8:00PM

Math Night at KJ’s: Thursday, September 28th 

Join us for Math Night at KJ’s from 6-7pm. We will have a grocery scavenger hunt and goodies for everyone who participates. Come enjoy some math fun with the whole family.

OGE Spirit Day: Friday, September 29

Wear your favorite OGE shirt to school or red/white/blue to show your Oak Grove pride

Family Movie Night: Friday, September 29th

Come watch “The Smurfs” with your friends, family, and teachers.  The movie will start at 6:00PM

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Open House, Thursday, September 7, 2017 @ 6:00PM

Come to our Open House on Thursday, 9/7 at 6PM

  • See the classroom atmosphere
  • Hear about the many exciting things your child is learning
  • Meet Related Arts teachers and other staff members

Schedule

  • 6:00 Classroom visit #1
  • 6:25 If needed, parents will move to Classroom #2 (for parents who have more than one child enrolled in school)
  • 6:30 Classroom visit #2
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Collaborative Planning dates for 2017-18 school year

Lexington School District One has incorporated 5 Collaborative Planning/Early Dismissal days into the school calendar for all elementary schools this year.  On these days, Oak Grove Elementary will dismiss at 11:40AM.  Lunch will still be served in the cafeteria on these early dismissal days.

Please mark these Wednesdays on your calendar!

September 20, 2017

December 6, 2017

January 24, 2018

February 28, 2018

March 21, 2018

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Upcoming important events & dates at OGE

Volunteer Orientation – Thursday, August 31, 2017 @ 8:00AM

If you would like to be a volunteer in your child’s classroom or volunteer to help out teachers please come to the OGE Volunteer Orientation on Thursday, 8/31 in Room 202. Please bring your ID and sign in at the front office.  Contact Mrs. Beverly, Assistant Principal, with any questions at 803.821.0106 or by email sbeverly@lexington1.net

PTA Chick-fil-A Night – Thursday, August 31, 2017 @ Saluda Pointe

Join our faculty, staff, parents, students, and PTA volunteers in support of our wonderful PTA at Chick-fil-A at Saluda Pointe to help raise money for our school

NO SCHOOL – Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017

All Lexington One schools will be CLOSED for Labor Day on Monday, 9/4

Grits for Grandparents, Thursday & Friday, September 7 & 8, 2017

Invite your grandparents, aunts, uncles, or any family members or friends to join you for breakfast at school! Thursday, 9/7 is for Kindergarten, 2nd grade and 4th grade. Friday, 9/8 is for grades 1, 3, and 5

 

 

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Welcome Back!

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Registration and Teacher Meet & Greet, Thursday August 3rd

School Starts Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Registration for the 2017 – 2018 school year, schedule/teacher assignment pickup, and teacher meet & greet will be held Thursday, August 3, 2017 from 10AM – 1PM and 3PM – 6PM at Oak Grove Elementary.

IMPORTANT! Parents please bring:

  • your drivers license (with current address and all information up to date; license cannot be expired)
  • July power bill in your name (printed hard copy; online version cannot be accepted)

Please call the school office at 821-0100 if you have questions or need to register a new student. Summer office hours are Monday – Thursday from 7:30 AM until 5:00 PM (from June 5th – July 28th)

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