News Releases and Information
For news and information concerning Oak Harbor schools, contact Joe Hunt, Communications Director, 360-279-5045, firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 12, 2012 - Public comment sought concerning DRAFT school levy
A draft Oak Harbor school replacement levy will be up for public discussion over the next two Mondays, giving community members two chances to comment on the proposal.
March 27, 2012 - When robots compete on the court, the real stars of the show are in the background
When Oak Harbor High School teacher Che Edoga talks about robotics, whether in the classroom or on the field of competition, he is quick to emphasize the unobvious. "It's not about the robot," he said.
March 8, 2012 - Parent-Teacher Conferences postponed until June
The four snow days in January continue to have impacts on the calendar. The Parent-Teacher Conferences scheduled for April 19-20 have been postponed until the last two days of school (June 19-20).
January 20, 2012 - Snow days will mean extended school year
Snow days must be made up at the end of the school year.
November 16, 2011 - OHEF grants help integrate classroom learning with real-life experiences
Oak Harbor Educational Foundation (OHEF) toured local schools this week, handing out 16 grant awards totaling $16,000 to help students get out of the classroom and get hands-on experience in a variety of subjects.
October 3, 2011 - Celebrating Oak Harbor Schools under one roof, on one big night
Oak Harbor will be celebrating its schools in a big way Nov. 2 as students in grades 1 through 12 gather under one roof for an evening of fun and music.
September 26 - In a year of ups and downs, Oak Harbor makes significant gains in state testing results
North Whidbey Middle School and Crescent Harbor Elementary each showed strong improvements in 2011 test scores, according to results released by the state education office.
September 1, 2011 - School district and school support staff reach tentative agreement
Public School Employees of Oak Harbor and the Oak Harbor School District reached a tentative agreement Wednesday on a 4-year contract through the 2014-15 school year.
August 29, 2011 - Oak Harbor adopts school budget in a year of state-mandated cuts
Significant budget cuts passed down by the state have translated into a tough year for school districts.
August 16, 2011 - Teachers and School District Reach Agreement on Salary Cut
Oak Harbor School District and the Oak Harbor Education Association have reached a tentative agreement on how the district will achieve a state-mandated cut to teacher salaries.
June 28, 2011 - Early Reading, Lifelong Success
Oak Harbor Schools receives a $2.1 million Department of Defense grant to improve reading in preschool and elementary schools.
June 17, 2011 - New AP Courses Approved for 2011
The number of AP courses at OHHS just grew to 12, with the addition of AP Physics and AP World History.
June 17, 2011 - Excellence in Education Committee names Teacher and Coach of the Year
Congratulations to OHHS Marketing Teacher Eric Peterson and OHHS Wrestling Coach Mike Crebbin.
June 17, 2011 - Festival! to be a Celebration of Oak Harbor Schools
There will be a celebration of all Oak Harbor Schools under one roof at OHHS on November 2, 2011.
June 17, 2011 - Class of 2011 receives $5.5 million in scholarship offers
See photos and information about the Class of 2011 graduation honors and ceremony.