Orange County School District

First Choice for Families

Latest News

  •  Orange County Board of Education Organizational Meeting 2024-2025

    Newly-Elected Board Members Take Oath of Office for 2024-2025; Chair Purcell, Vice-Chair Richmond Elected

    On Monday, July 15, 2024, the Orange County Board of Education held its annual organizational meeting to swear in three newly-elected members and elect a chair and vice-chair for the 2024-2025 school year. Returning Board members Carrie Doyle and Bonnie Hauser, each elected to a second term in office, and newly-elected member Wendy Padilla, took the oath of office and were seated. Anne Purcell and André Richmond were elected to serve as Chair and Vice-Chair for 2024-2025.

    Comments (-1)
  •  Orange County Board of Education Organizational Meeting 2024-2025

    Board of Education Organizational Meeting July 15, 2024

    The Board of Education will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, July 15, 2024, at the Whitted Building for its annual organizational meeting and swearing-in of Board Members. The first order of business will be to swear in newly-elected Board Members Carrie Doyle, Bonnie Hauser, and Wendy Padilla. The Board's second task will be for the seven members to appoint a Chair and Vice Chair for the 2024-2025 school year. 

    Comments (-1)
  •  OCS Family Updates

    Summer 2024 News and Updates for OCS Families

    All OCS schools & buildings* will operate on the following Summer Hours from June 24th to August 9th: Monday - Thursday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM, Friday: CLOSED. In addition, all OCS schools and buildings* will be CLOSED to the public July 1st - July 5th. *Hillsborough Elementary will have students July 1st - July 3rd and resume normal operating hours starting on July 8th.  Read on for more up-to-date news and calendar information.

    Comments (-1)
  •  Orange County Schools Redistricting and Reassignment Process Stopped, June 2024

    Board Approves Halt to Redistricting Process for 2025-2026, Action Steps

    The Redistricting and Student Reassignment process for elementary school attendance zones in Orange County Schools will stop effective immediately for the 2025-2026 school year. At the June 24, 2024 meeting of the Orange County Board of Education, Superintendent Dr. Danielle Jones reported on her findings after meeting with families, staff, and principals, about a process that has been underway since 2022. The Board accepted her recommendation to stop redistricting, based on that review and an analysis of current and future needs of the district’s schools and families.

    Comments (-1)
  •  OCS Chief Human Resources Officer Jeffrey Koweek

    OCS Welcomes New Chief Human Resources Officer, Mr. Jeffrey Koweek

    The Board of Education approved the recommendation by Superintendent Dr. Danielle Jones of Jeffrey S. Koweek as Chief Human Resources Officer for Orange County Schools. His tenure with OCS will begin on August 15, 2024. “I am excited for the depth of experience in employee relations that Mr. Koweek brings to Orange County Schools,” said Dr. Jones. “Our employees value trusting relationships and a positive culture, within our schools and the district as a whole. I look forward to Mr. Koweek’s leadership in helping OCS recruit and retain highly-qualified staff who care deeply about serving children.”

    Comments (-1)
  •  OHS Panther Printing Press

    OHS Panther Printing Press, "Diverse Designs by Diverse Students"

    Let’s take a trip back in the past-  It’s a sunny Thursday morning in March and a bus of students travels from school to school getting prepared to deliver some of their handmade products for Disability Awareness Week. Why? A group of Orange High School students in the Occupational Course of Studies Program have been running a school-based enterprise right in their classroom, and for this year’s project, they chose to make t-shirts.

    Comments (-1)



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).
  • Say Something Logo

    Click on the circle to report a concern.

CONNECT WITH US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

CLOSE
CLOSE