Oxford’s Student of The Week

Student Name: Ella Brzezinski Parents: Jim and Jill Brzezinski Grade: 12 GPA: 3.89 Favorite Subject(s): American Sign Language Extracurricular activities: Marching Band and Work Hobbies/Interests: Hanging out with friends and very interested in politics Plans after graduation: I plan on going to MSU and majoring in Political Science with a minor in ASL. After, I […]

Oxford students sing at Walt Disney World

Oxford High School choirs were selected by Walt Disney World to perform in the prestigious nationwide chorus of advanced choirs at Epcot Center in Orlando, Florida. Choir Director Christopher Card brought 47 OHS choir students to perform fourteen songs in two Candlelight Processionals at Epcot Center on Dec. 18, just before Christmas. The celebrity narrator […]

Lakeville Leadership Team to the rescue

  Our four-legged friends at the K-9 Stray Rescue League in Oxford got some good loving last Thursday. That’s when the members of Lakeville Elementary’s Leadership team paid a visit. According the Lakeville Elem Team Mentor, Nora Krol, the Leadership Team created and placed boxes and signs around the school, asking for donations “to keep […]

Oxford students help area needy

Last month, members of Oxford High Schools’ National Honor Society and Leadership students collected 14,622 donations of food for Oxford-Orion FISH, to be used for area needy. Their goal was 10,000 donations. Good job!

Robotics a go-go at OMS

Over the weekend, dozens of middle schoolers gathered at Oxford Middle School for a Robotics competition. The Oxford Wildcat Robotics, along with the school’s three other teams: Cyborg Cats, ElektraKatz and Metal Benders, all competed. The Robotics team gives those students interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) a chance to learn and […]

‘I Voted’ contest

Oxford Middle School (OMS) seventh grade student Ava Tarach was awarded one of five honorable mentions in the middle school category of the “I Voted” Sticker contest. The contest was organized by The Celebration of Women’s Suffrage Movement Ad Hoc Committee with collaboration with the Oakland County Intermediate School District and the Cornerstone Community Financial […]

Won’t you be my neighbor?

Last Wednesday Oxford High School staff dressed up in cardigan sweaters in honor of TV icon “Mr. Rogers” for World Kindness Day. Staff and students had spent the week reading up on Mr. Rogers for the day. World Kindness Day is an international holiday formed in 1998 to promote kindness throughout the world and is […]

Oxford High School teacher receives state recognition

Oxford High School teacher Katie Goetz received the 2019 SHAPE-Michigan Honor Award from the Society of Health and Physical Educators on Nov. 7, at the SHAPE-MI annual conference in Lansing. The Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPEMi) is dedicated to the promotion of the organization of School, Community, and National programs of health education, […]

Oxford TORC participates in trunk-or-treat

The Down Syndrome Guild of North Oakland County had its Special Needs Trunk-or-Treat on Oct. 25 at the Knights of Columbus Hall.The event has expanded over the past few years to include special needs youth from the Orion and Oxford communities.The evening included trick-or-treating, pizza, snacks and music. Several area groups participated in the event, […]

‘Oooh, that’s scary!’

Lakeville Elementary hosted its annual Haunted House on Friday and Saturday. As usual, it did not disappoint with its series of frightening vignettes. For more photos, please pick up a copy of the Oxford Leader for $1.