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USS Arlington docks @ Oakridge Elementary School

11 crew members of the USS Arlington docked at Oakridge Elementary School for a day of water-inspired STEM experiments. Using the Design Process, students and sailors tried to solve a variety of problems. Together small teams built water xylophones (sound vibrations), figured out how to make and egg float (density), create Skittle Art (stratification), and […]

PTA: Around the World in One Night Feb 27 6pm-8pm

Oakridge Elementary School PTA invites you to celebrate our community by going: AROUND THE WORLD IN ONE NIGHT! Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 6pm – 8pm Where: Oakridge gym Details: Food If you would like to bring a dish to share, please sign up here: https://www.PerfectPotluck.com/LPHZ5935 Fashion Show Families are encouraged to wear the traditional […]

Video games and online media PTA presentation 2/4/20

Please click here to access a PDF download of the presnetation titled: Evaluating Video Games and Digital Media This was taken from the February 4th, 2020 PTA meeting in the Oakridge Library. Presenters included: Alexa Morse, School Councilor Karen Bentall, Librarian Kyle Taylor, Instructional Technology Coordinator

Math Open House

Oakridge Students playing “Around The House” – Having fun practicing Fact Fluency without worksheets or drills! To download the paper templates and play at home with your child, click each below. Muggins Double Number Bump Around the House Around the Field   Below you will find short video tutorials of how to play a variety […]

Physical Coding in PE @ Oakridge

Oakridge PE teachers Sean Jones and Joe Papola engage students in physical coding an advance of digital #hourofcode events in their classrooms. Seeing coding work in the real world helps our students acheive deeper learning!

ParentVue

Standards-Based Progress Reports are accessed through ParentVUE, the family portal for the Synergy student information system used by APS. ParentVUE is managed by APS, not by Oakridge. Please visit vue.apsva.us and click “I am a parent >>” then follow the instructions for activating a new account. If your previously-provided activation key has expired, or you […]