• WELCOME BACK TO A NEW SCHOOL YEAR! The first day of student attendance for the 2017-2018 school year is Wednesday, August 16, 2017.  School times are as follows:  C.R. Hanna Elementary School 8:00 a.m. - 2:49 p.m. (bus), 2:55 p.m. (walkers); Orion High School 8:00 a.m. - 3:03 p.m.; and Orion Middle School 8:15 a.m. - 2:53 p.m.  The first day of Pre-School is Wednesday, August 23, 2017.  Have a great school year!
    Posted Aug 15, 2017, 6:59 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • NEW ORION SCHOOL DISTRICT EMPLOYEES Please help welcome our new Orion School District employees:  Ashlee Amador ~ High School Activities Director and C.R. Hanna Aide; Larry Anderson ~ High School Assistant Boys' Basketball Coach; Lynsay Bainter ~ C.R. Hanna Aide; Parker Haley ~ Middle & High School Vocal Music Teacher; Brandi Hull ~ Bus Driver; Dennis Lehr ~ C.R. Hanna Custodian; Ted Leuck ~ 8th Grade Boys' Basketball Coach; Andrew Lister ~ High School English Teacher & High School Detention Supervisor; Tori Matzen ~ High School Assistant Volleyball Coach; Emily McVietty ~ 7th Grade Girls' Basketball Coach; Samantha Rhoades ~ Extended School Program (ESP) Childcare Provider; Jamee Sovey ~ C.R. Hanna Aide; William Starcevich ~ High School Girls' Golf Coach; Brandon Taets ~ Middle School Assistant Football Coach; Marcy Wegerer ~ High School Business Teacher; Jeff Weidenmann ~ Middle ...
    Posted Aug 18, 2017, 1:20 PM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTION RESULTS The school board election for Orion Community Unit School District #223 was held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.  Three seats on the seven-member board of education were filled at the election and will serve four-year terms expiring in April 2021.  The official election results are as follows:             Four-year term:             Brandon Cooper (Western Township)                 336             Aaron J. Kayser (Western Township)                  320             Christina S. Monson (Andover Township)          296             Brandon Cooper, Aaron J. Kayser, and Christina S. Monson were elected for four-year terms expiring in April 2021.  Thank you candidates for your interest in Orion Community Unit School District!
    Posted Apr 20, 2017, 9:14 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • STATE & FEDERALLY REQUIRED ASSESSMENTS Federal law requires the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) to administer certain assessments to all students who attend public schools in the state.  Please click here to view a letter from the Illinois State Board of Education concerning student achievement assessment.
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 11:31 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
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Current Highlights

  • New Board Policy 4:130-E Exhibit - Free and Reduced-Price Food Services; Meal Charge Notifications The Orion Board of Education recently adopted a new Board policy, 4:130-E Exhibit - Free and Reduced-Price Food Services; Meal Charge Notifications.  The new Board policy covers free ...
    Posted by Bobbi Thomsen
  • Information Concerning School Cancellations and Delays If school is delayed or cancelled, staff and parents of our students will be notified via SchoolMessenger, the school district's automated notification system.  Please take the time, if you ...
    Posted Apr 21, 2017, 6:05 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • Senior Citizen Golden Age Passes Senior Citizen Golden Age Passes are available at the Superintendent's Office for those citizens who are 65 years of age or older and live in the Orion School District ...
    Posted Nov 28, 2016, 8:32 AM by Kyle Taylor
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