Israel, Egli, Quitiquit, & Smith with grant for pepper shakers
Support Person of the Year 2019 Jo Ellen Steinhebel
Students Holding Flags
Kids at recess
Fundraiser Celebration
Kinder Wildcats
Summer Writing Journal Party
Mural 2
Kindergarten dressed as scarecrows
Flags Cafeteria
Orchard Hills Elementary

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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Upcoming Events

  • 28 Aug
    • Open House/Ice Cream Social
      Date: Aug 28
      Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Orchard Hills 18-19
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/oaklandschools.net/open-house-ice?hceid=b2FrbGFuZHNjaG9vbHMubmV0X2V1OG0yaDBxcnJrdmdzYTBzcmNiZTFuYmI0QGdyb3VwLmNhbGVuZGFyLmdvb2dsZS5jb20.7dei5hlseojmfuv21n5jejknrv&hs=121
  • 3 Sep

Spotlights

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; 

  • Children learn best in an environment which is safe, orderly and nurturing

School Profile
 

  • 380 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