A study in perfection

A study in perfection

By Don Rush We tip our hats to Oxford High School senior Martha Wolf and her to her parents, Douglas and Carlotta Wolf. Why? The other week we learned Martha earned the highest possible ACT composite score, 36. Not many who take the test can say this. According to a press release from the ACT […]

Athlete of the Week: Chase Maier – Varsity Tennis

Athlete of the Week: Chase Maier – Varsity Tennis

Chase Maier – Varsity Tennis “Chase Maier is one of our senior captains. He has the hardest spot on our team at #1 singles. “He is always having to play the best player of the opposing team. Whoever he faces, he consistently gives it his all. “Chase is a great leader and well liked amongst […]

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Ian Keefer

Ian Keefer Parents: Lee & Jeanne Keefer GPA: 4.174 Favorite Subject: Physics Plans after graduation: Continue my studies for a Bachelors in Computer Science. Extracurricular Activities: Was a programmer for FRC Team 2137, Participated in Boy Scout Troop 108. Outside Interests and Hobbies: Programming, Modeling, Reverse Engineering, Writing. What did you learn about yourself during […]

RoboCats win for performance, quality

RoboCats win for performance, quality

By Áine Houston, Student, Team 2137 Team 2137, The Oxford RoboCats from Oxford High School, won the Robotics Competition (FRC) Iron Division Skills Challenge and the Quality Award in the 2021 season. The team has participated in the FIRST Robotics Competition for the past 15 years. This season they competed virtually in the Infinite Recharge […]

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Madeline Lovins

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Madeline Lovins

Madeline Lovins Parents: Melissa and Gary Lovins GPA: 4.10 Favorite Subject: Psychology Plans after graduation: Go to Kalamazoo College and pursue both psychology and creative writing. Extracurricular Activities: I play softball and piano. Outside Interests and Hobbies: I love reading, writing, and music. What did you learn about yourself during lockdown? I learned to further […]

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Ben Datsko

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Ben Datsko

Ben Datsko Parents: Aimee & Mike Datsko GPA: 4.2 Favorite Subject: AP Computer Science Plans after graduation: I will be studying Computer Science at the University of Michigan. Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, high school swim team, Link Crew Outside Interests and Hobbies: Competitive club swimming with Lake Orion Liquid Lightning, coaching swimming, mountain biking, […]

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Elizabeth Hartman

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Elizabeth Hartman

Elizabeth Hartman Parents: Leslie and Eric Hartman GPA: 4.192 Favorite Subject: I love band, but my favorite core curriculum subject is math. Plans after graduation: I plan to attend either the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan or the College or Architecture and Design at Lawrence Technological University in […]

Schools recognise teachers and staff ‘of the year’

Schools recognise teachers and staff ‘of the year’

Every year a Teacher of the Year and Support Person of the Year is selected for their outstanding work and service at each of the Oxford Community Schools. From those nominations one teacher is chosen for each school level- elementary, middle, and high school and one support person is chosen for the overall district to […]

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Clare Decker

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Clare Decker

Clare Decker Parents: Wade and Cindy Decker GPA: 4.250 Favorite Subject: English Plans after graduation: Attend U of M for Business and Dance. Extracurricular Activities: Dance competitively, play and teach piano. Outside Interests and Hobbies: In addition to dance and piano, I also love spending time outdoors through hiking and running, as well as watching […]

Academic Achievers

Victoria Harrell of Oxford has been named to Southern New Hampshire University’s Winter 2021 Dean’s List. The winter term runs from January to May. Full-time students who have earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.500 to 3.699 are named to that list. * * * Elisabeth Summers, a Senior Accounting major from Oxford, was among […]

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