Gold Club 1/2 Time Show

unnamed (1)We are offering an opportunity for your child to support Oakland Special Events and have the opportunity to participate in the March Madness ~ in April 1/2 time shows.  See the attachment for more details.

  • All donations for Oakland Special Events are Due to Mrs.McCoy
    Friday, March 24th.

Gold Club Special Events Fund Raiser (click)

Career Day was Awesome!

IMG_3226Career Day offers students a chance to see what types of careers are available and to stir their imaginations.

Kindergarten Registration

KINDERGARTEN Registration for 2017-18 …  Link here for informational brochure on Kindergarten.

Kindergarten Registration — from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.:

  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017

NOTE:  After the date above, you can register a kindergarten student at any time.  Call your zoned school first to ensure you bring the needed documents.

Gifted Nominations

Students currently in grades 3-7, who have not been tested for the gifted program in the last 12 months are eligible for nomination.  Parents, teachers, administrators, and students may nominate a student for gifted services.  Nomination forms can be accessed from school offices, gifted resource teachers, or the gifted blog at

For more information, please contact Dr. Maria Lawson-Davenport at or (757) 925-6759.

Paint Night

paint-591564_960_720Date: Wednesday, March 22nd, 5.30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Where: Oakland Elementary School, 5505 Godwin Blvd.   Suffolk, VA

Cost for 11” x 14” painted canvas-Led by local artist Sue Castonguay

Paint Night Flyer (Click)

Early Start Pre-Screening Apps Available

block-576503_960_720Submitting this form does NOT guarantee acceptance into the program.


  • Child must be Suffolk resident
  • Child must be 4 years of age by Sept. 30, 2017

Early Start Pre-Screen Application (click)

March Newsletter

march-clip-art-4T9AGoeTERead all about it!

March Newsletter (click)

Yearbook Sale

downloadCost: $20.00

Cash or Check (made payable to OES)

Year Books will arrive by the end of March.

Yearbook Sales Flyer (click)

Support March of Dimes

new-logoWe are excited to kick off our March of Dimes campaign for this year.  The March for Babies will be held on Saturday April 22nd at Constant’s Wharf near the Hilton Garden Inn downtown.  Registration is at 9:00 a.m. and the walk begins at 10:00 a.m. Email Mrs. Joyner (click) if you would like to sign up to walk.

March of Dimes Parent Letter (click)

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Our School

Featured Activities


Career Day

Fine Arts Day

Dr. Seuss Day

1st Grade Dismal Swamp


2nd Grade J.B. Rattles

100th Day of School

5th Grade Battle of the Books

5th Grade Mad Scientist

2nd Grade China Day

3rd Grade Students created “new” animals with adaptations.

PK-2 Holiday Dance

4th and 5th Grade Environmental Engineering

Reading Night

Thanksgiving Feast

Food Drive – Top 2 Classes with Donations – Griffith and Phillips

4th and 5th Grade Jump Start Math – Va. Sports Hall of Fame

4th Grade Colonial Times

Pie in the Face for United Way

2nd Grade Goes to the Farm

The First Tee of Hampton Roads in Partnership with the YMCA SOuth Hampton Roads via a wonderful donation from Joshua Pretlow.

PTA Family Fun and Fitness Night


OES Wordle