SPI
image
Palace Chrysler-Jeep
School News

Community included in process

Full transparency, honesty, putting the children first are just a few characteristics residents Craig Frasa and Suzi Ford are looking for in their next school superintendent. Frasa and Ford, along with the rest of the community will have their chance to be part of the search for Clarkston Community Schools next superintendent....more >>

33 teachers off the pink slip list

Clarkston Community Schools employees on the prior layoff list were brought back. With over 60 employees retiring from district, the Board of Education voted to bring 50 back from the pink slip list from May....more >>
/datedimages/2010/06/30/21BFB4nuQ196E7F8.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

Last hurrah!

Before they headed off for the summer, Oxford Elementary students enjoyed one last day of fun together. They ran, jumped, slid, kicked and raced during the school's annual Field Day....more >>

School News

Skilling takes pay cut, while administrators take freeze

Due to the current financial hardship that Oxford Community Schools is facing, Superintendent Dr. William Skilling has decided to forgo his raise for the 2010-11 school year and instead take a voluntary pay reduction....more >>
/datedimages/2010/06/30/21C08ANgO1973F4E.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

OHS senior needs fund for trip to Washington D.C.

Oxford High School Senior Cody Shumaker has been selected to represent Michigan as a National Youth Delegate to the 2010 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment (WYSE) at George Mason University from July 11-16....more >>
The Oxford Leader
SPI Subscriptions
Friday
04 - 24 - 15
08:36
April
arrow
S M T W T F S
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
Site Search


Born April 24th
1856: Henri Philippe Pétain, French Marshall, WWI hero, Nazi collaborator.
1900: Elizabeth Goudge, English author.
1904: Willem de Kooning, abstract impressionist painter.
1905: Robert Penn Warren, novelist, America's first poet laureate.
1906: William Joyce, 'Lord Haw-Haw,' British traitor, Nazi propagandist.
April 24th
in history
1916: Irish nationalists launch the Easter Uprising against British occupation.
1944: The first B-29 arrives in China, over the Hump of the Himalayas.
1948: The Berlin airlift begins to relieve surrounded city.
1953: Winston Churchill is knighted by Queen Elizabeth II.
1961: President John Kennedy accepts sole responsibility for the failed invasion of Cuba at the Bay of Pigs.