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  • Three images of students at Orange County Schools graduations

    Class of 2024 Graduation photo albums available now!

    Congratulations to the Orange County Schools graduating class of 2024! We are incredibly proud of your achievements! Walking across the stage is a moment to be celebrated and captured, and we want to share these memorable photos with you.

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  •  Hannah Scully and Chris Lappa

    Hannah Scully and Chris Lappa receive WRAL Teacher of the Week Awards

    In early May, teachers across the nation celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week, a well-deserved week of recognition for their work inside and outside of the classroom. But, for two Orange County Schools teachers, the recognition didn’t end there!  Hannah Scully of Central Elementary School and Chris Lappa of Cedar Ridge High School were surprised with the WRAL Teacher of the Week award, presented by news anchor Ken Smith. 

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  • Graduation Information for the Class of 2024, Orange County Schools (NC)

    Class of 2024! Complete Graduation Information for Friday, June 7, 2024

    Families and friends attending graduation for the Class of 2024 in Orange County Schools will want to pay special attention to new information about schedules, locations, and security for this year’s ceremonies. All ceremonies will take place at Cedar Ridge and Orange High Schools; see below for details. Graduation ceremonies will take place on Friday, June 7, 2024, for all three OCS high schools, including Partnership Academy High School. Also Friday, all district schools on the traditional calendar will dismiss three hours early for the final day of the 2023-2024 school year. Families may review emails and phone calls from their schools for additional details.

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  •  School Cafeteria Staff

    OCS School Nutrition Services Summer Food Services Program

    From June 17 to July 26, OCS School Nutrition Services will be offering meals for families with children aged 18 and under as part of the Summer Meals Program. Families can receive hot meals at two open feeding sites or pick up five-day meal boxes at three different locations. Read below for more details. 

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  •  Grady A. Brown IA's with Christopher Marks and Dr. Danielle Jones

    OCS Literacy hosts inaugural Instructional Assistant Cohort Graduation

    On Thursday, May 16, OCS Literacy hosted the inaugural Instructional Assistant Graduation, celebrating the first cohort of educators dedicated nurturing literacy and educational development.

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  •  Laura Isenhour and Andromeda Crowell

    Meet the OCS Teacher of the Year finalists, Laura Isenhour and Andromeda Crowell

    Last week, we revealed our 2024-25 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Teresa Rogers-Thorpe, one of three Orange County Schools Teacher of the Year finalists. Today, we want to shine a spotlight on our other two district finalists, Laura Isenhour and Andromeda Crowell!

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Public Notice: Board of Education Policy 3225 and Policy 3226 govern appropriate technology use by staff and students of Orange County Schools, in compliance with CIPA (Children's Internet Protection Act).
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