Student Artwork
Two students holding artwork
Fire Department visits Kindergarten

Learning Community With High Expectations

Orchard Hills Elementary has a long history as a learning community with high expectations. For more than fifty years our quality staff has been serving students in a well equipped facility for learning, including many technology opportunities. In addition each child receives Art, Music, Physical Education and Media. Every effort is made to offer an enriching, safe and respectful learning environment for all children.

Orchard Hills Calendar

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Sep 6
First Day of School
8:38 AM to 3:30 PM
OH First Day of School
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Sep 13
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
OH Kindergarten Curriculum Night
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7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
OH 1st Grade Curriculum Night
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Sep 15
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
OH 2nd Grade Curriculum Night
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7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
OH 3rd Grade Curriculum Night
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Sep 20
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
OH 4th Grade Curriculum Night
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Sep 28
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
OH PTO Meeting
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Meet and Greet 7:00 PM

Sep 29
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
OH Photo Day
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6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
OH Roller Skating Party
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Sep 30
OH Orchards
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Upcoming Events


2016-17 Parent Placement Information

Survey for Parent Input regarding placement for 2016-17 school year. More...

Pick Up & Drop Off Map

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Mi-Star Parent Portal

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Coffee with the Superintendent

When: Wed., Oct. 12, 2016 Time: 10:15 - 11:15 AM Where: Novi Public Library Topic: Back to School More...


Novi Community Schools Transportation Departments is now hiring at new rates. More...

Apply Now for Fall Openings for K-12 Subs!

Hiring substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, secretaries. Apply through EDUSTAFF. More...

ESL District Meeting - 9/29/2016


North Central Association

Orchard Hills is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement More...

NEW Immunization Waiver Info

Immunizations or Waivers must be completed before school begins! More...

School Closing Information


NCSD FOIA Procedures and Guidelines

Novi Schools Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Procedures and Guidelines, Summary and Fee Formula More...

Mission Statement

The Orchard Hills staff believes that:

  • children are unique in their own social, emotional, intellectual and physical needs and abilities with inherent dignity and self worth;
  • education is the primary responsibility of the school in cooperation with student, home and community;
  • there are basic skills which the elementary child should master to ensure successful future academic endeavors; and
  • children should learn best in an environment which is safe, orderly and nurturing

School Profile

  • 427 Students in Grades K-4
  • 19 Classroom Teachers
  • 3 Special Education Teachers; 1 Special Education Teacher Consultant
  • Art, Music, and Physical Education Classes
  • 1 Media Specialist, 1 Literacy/English Language Learner Specialist, 2 Paraprofessionals, a Social Worker, Psychologist, Speech and Language Therapist
  • Active Parent Teacher Organization On late start days, bus pickup times will be 2½ hours later than the regular pickup time.