Teachers honored across district

The Oxford School district has once again selected its best and brightest staff to serve as nominees for the Oakland Schools Teacher of the Year award. Each of the 28 school districts in the county selects three teachers at the high school, middle school and elementary levels to be nominees for county Teacher of the […]

Jumping for a cause

Last week, Lakeville Elementary students participated in the school’s annual Jump Rope for Heart, a fund-raiser for the American Heart Association. “So far, our kids have raised $8,565 online and that’s not counting the stack of envelopes that have been handed in, which, historically, have added another $2,000,” wrote Lakeville Secretary Donna Burton in an […]

Oxford Wildcat Academic Achiever

Name: Kylie Vittetoe Parents: Tom and Lynn Vittetoe GPA: 4.104 Favorite subject: Calculus Plans after graduation: To attend a 4 year university and obtain a degree in chemical engineering Extracurricular activities: Pit Orchestra, Marching Band, Spanish Club, SADD Club, National Honor Society, Film Society Outside interests or hobbies: Playing the violin and hanging out with […]

Oxford’s Winterfest Court

Oxford High School’s 2018 Winterfest Court members included (from left) Kayla Hung, Tyler Szczepanski, Sydney Brzezinski, Alex Matsczak, Bridget Grabowski, Drew Skikiewicz, Sergio Borg, Trinity Munoz, Luke Swack (prince from Leonard Elementary), Luci Delano (princess from Lakeville Elementary), Dakota Birr, Lauren Sharpe, Sam Dunn, Tommy Day, Jenna Adema, Hayden Durant, Avery Carty and Josh Raya. […]

So fancy!

All dressed up for her classroom party, Daniel Axford Elementary first-grader Frida Ibarra creates a secret Valentine for someone in her class. Photo by CJC.

Fire up, Cats!

Prior to the big Winterfest basketball game Friday night, the Oxford Wildcats got fired up during a raucous pep assembly.  

There’s no place like home

The Leonard Elementary Theatre Club brought “The Wizard of Oz” to the stage of Oxford High School’s Performing Arts Center on Saturday night. The musical featured 44 of Leonard’s best little actors and actresses.  

Oxford Wildcat Academic Achiever

Name: Deanna Staser Parents: Brian and Julie Staser GPA: 4.033 Favorite subject: AP Literature Plans after graduation: Attend Lake Superior State University to major in Criminal Justice. Extracurricular activities: NHS, varsity bowling, orchestra Outside interests or hobbies: Reading, creative writing, playing piano and violin, learning guitar and ukulele, and going to church When I think […]

State gives high marks to OELC

Toddlers at the Oxford Early Learning Center (OELC) colored and enjoyed snacks last Friday. As they played and giggled, they were most likely not aware that OELC programs throughout Oxford recently received high ratings from Great Start to Quality. Great Start to Quality, implemented by the Michigan Department of Education, rates the quality levels of […]

Oxford Wildcat Academic Achiever

Name: Joshua Michael Krol Parents: Nora and Gary Krol GPA: 4.01 Favorite subject: Dance Plans after graduation: I plan to go to college, and get a BFA in Musical Theatre with a minor in Dance Extracurricular activities: Theatre, Dance Company and Improv team Outside interests or hobbies: Acting, singing, dancing and cooking When I think […]