DECA members work to increase financial literacy among students

Financial literacy means understanding how the decisions you make today can affect you in the future and it’s a concept that many area youngsters recently had a crash-course in thanks to a group of local DECA students. Oxford High School seniors Kalli Mulholland and Cameron Collins have been teaching fellow Wildcats financial literacy throughout the […]

OMS raises money for St. Jude hospital

Students and staff at Oxford Middle School (OMS) can relax this winter break knowing they made a positive difference in the world after they donated nearly $7,500 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Dec. 22. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a non-profit organization that specializes in researching and providing treatments for childhood cancer […]

Spreading Christmas cheer by singing loud for all to hear!

Clear Lake Elementary got in the holiday spirit last week as students and staff participated in the school’s annual sing-along. There was plenty of Christmas fun as students sang a variety of festive tunes and staff members performed their annual wacky holiday skit, which was a big hit as always.  

Feliz Navidad! Spanish Club sings to seniors

Members of the Oxford High School Spanish Club visited Independence Village of Waterstone Friday afternoon to spread a little holiday cheer. Students sang a variety of classic Christmas songs in both Spanish and English, much to the delight of the audience.  

Giving Trees pop up at local elementary schools

Year round, students in Oxford’s schools learn the importance of kindness and giving. But that message is particularly strong this time of year, with many schools housing a tree decorated, not with ornaments, but with tags marked with items that families and local charities may need or want. These trees, called Giving Trees, are one […]

Christmas comes to Lakeville

Lakeville Elementary got a big dose of the Christmas spirit Saturday morning as kids got the chance to visit with Santa Claus, do some holiday shopping and even play a few “reindeer games.”  

Clear Lake Elementary gets a Little Free Library

A good book can stick with a person for years. Whether fiction or nonfiction, stories take readers on international journeys from the comfort of their own homes. While most people visit their local library when they’re up for a new literary adventure, traveling back and forth to the Oxford Michigan Public Library every couple of […]

OMS to host robotics competition Dec. 9

Oxford robotics teams normally have to travel to compete, but on Friday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9, the middle school’s three robotics teams will host a robotics competition and FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) qualifying event on their home turf at 1420 Lakeville Rd. Opening ceremonies are at 10:30 a.m., Dec. 9, and will be followed by […]

Thank you, vets!

Nearly 40 veterans representing the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines visited Leonard Elementary Friday morning for the fifth-grade’s annual Veterans Day celebration. Students interviewed veterans about their experiences, then honored them with music and words of thanks and praise.  

Kingsbury celebrates veterans’ services, sacrifices

Kingsbury Country Day School in Addison Township celebrated Veterans Day on Friday with nearly 30 local servicemen. Veterans who attended Kingsbury’s event fought in conflicts ranging from World War II to the Iraq war. After being treated to a delicious breakfast, veterans joined teachers and students outside on the chilly November morning for a flag-raising […]

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