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OES fifth-graders talk IB

What exactly is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Exhibition? Five fifth-graders from Oxford Elementary gave the Oxford Leader some insight. "Exhibition is a project that all the fifth graders do at the end of their Primary Years Program (K-5) for the International Baccalaureate program in our school," said student Maddie Cutler....more >>
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Oxford winter sports produce 52 scholar-athletes

Fifty-two athletes from Oxford High School's winter sports program were recognized at the April 10 board of education meeting for being "Scholar Athletes" named to the All-Oakland Activities Association Academic Team....more >>
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Masons donate to OMS special ed classroom

Tom Burnside, master of Mason Brotherhood Lodge 561, presented a $500 check to Amber Golden's Special Education Classroom at Oxford Middle School. "I have a check from our Brotherhood Lodge and all Masons in Michigan for the special needs children," Burnside said....more >>
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OES team wins 'Battle of the Books'

Reading plus teamwork equalled victory for the Story Stars. This team from Oxford Elementary School won the "Battle of the Books" competition held April 9 at the high school Fine Arts Center....more >>
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This is where I come from

Leonard Elementary's second-graders held a World Fair Friday afternoon to help themselves and others learn about the countries where their ancestors came from. A total of 21 nations were represented by booths lining the school's gymnasium....more >>
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Born August 22nd
1893: Dorothy Parker, poet, satirist and founding member of the Algonquin Round Table.
1904: Deng Xiaoping, Chinese leader from 1977 to 1987, held nominal leadership position until his death in 1997.
1908: Henri Cartier-Bresson, photographer.
1917: John Lee Hooker, blues singer and guitarist.
1920: Ray Bradbury, science fiction writer whose works include Farenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles.
August 22nd
in history
1922: Michael Collins, Irish politician, is killed in an ambush.
1942: Brazil declares war on the Axis powers. She is the only South American country to send combat troops into Europe.
1945: Soviet troops land at Port Arthur and Dairen on the Kwantung Peninsula in China.
1945: Conflict in Vietnam begins when a group of Free French parachute into southern Indochina, in repsonse to a successful coup by communist guerilla Ho Chi Minh.
1983: Benigno Aquino, the only real opposition on Ferdinand Marcos’ reign as president of the Philippines, is gunned down at Manila Airport.