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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 29th
1915: Ingrid Bergman, Oscar winning actress famous whose films include Casablanca and Anastasia.
1920: Charlie Bird Parker, self-taught jazz saxophonist, pioneer of the new cool movement.
1924: Dinah Washington, singer known in the 50s as Queen of the Harlem Blues.
1927: Marion Williams, gospel singer.
1958: Michael Jackson, pop singer, entertainer.
August 29th
in history
1793: Slavery is abolished in Santo Domingo.
1862: Union General John Pope's army is defeated by a smaller Confederate force at the Second Battle of Bull Run.
1882: Australia defeats England in cricket for the first time. The following day a obituary appears in the Sporting Times addressed to the British team.
1942: The American Red Cross announces that Japan has refused to allow safe conduct for the passage of ships with supplies for American prisoners of war.
1945: U.S. airborne troops are landed in transport planes at Atsugi airfield, southwest of Tokyo, beginning the occupation of Japan.