• LAST DAY OF SCHOOL The last day of school will be held on Friday, May 25, 2018.  Early dismissal times are as follows:  C.R. Hanna Elementary School at 11:22 a.m.; Orion Middle School as 11:28 a.m.; and Orion High School at 11:32 a.m.  Have a great summer!
    Posted Apr 5, 2018, 6:49 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • OHS BACCALAUREATE AND GRADUATION; 8TH GRADE PROMOTION Baccalaureate and Graduation are a culmination of thirteen years of education for graduating seniors, and it is fitting that they be treated in a dignified manner.  We respectfully request that all participants and spectators act in a manner that will bring credit to the ceremony.  OHS Baccalaureate will be held on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., in the OHS Gym.  OHS Graduation will be held on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at 1:00 p.m., in the OHS Gym.  8th Grade Promotion will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 6:00 p.m., in the OHS Gym.  Congratulations graduates!
    Posted Apr 5, 2018, 6:45 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES TO THIS YEAR'S ORION SCHOOL DISTRICT RETIREES! Kathy Harris, Teacher:  25 years; Judy Marine, Aide:  20 years; Valli Putnam, Secretary:  17 years; Phil Slaton, Teacher:  11 years; Judy Smith, Teacher:  33 years; Brian VanDeWoestyne, Custodian:  15 years; Diana Wherry, Teacher:  26 years
    Posted Apr 5, 2018, 6:39 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • Testing of drinking water sources at C.R. Hanna Elementary School Testing of drinking water sources at C.R. Hanna Elementary School was performed on November 10, 2017.  The testing is required by The Lead in Drinking Water Testing Bill (LDWTB) which was signed into law by Governor Bruce Rauner effective January 17, 2017.  The LDWTB requires elementary school buildings constructed prior to January 1, 2000 serving 5th grade and below to test the following sources:   Drinking fountain and drinking sources in buildings Classroom sinks in classroom under 1st grade (kindergarten and pre-kindergarten)   Water testing followed protocol recommended by Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the LDWTB.  All water sources have two samples collected.  The first collection at each source is a “first draw” sample.  Water collection occurs ...
    Posted Dec 20, 2017, 12:25 PM by Bobbi Thomsen
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Current Highlights

  • Early Bird Savings available for School Physicals at Henry County Health Department! The Henry County Health Department is offering Early Bird Savings for School Physicals!  The Department also offers Immunizations, TB Screenings, Lead Screenings, and Lab Tests.  Please click on link for ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2018, 12:31 PM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • Food Service Non-Discrimination Complaint Procedures To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:  http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2018, 12:36 PM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • School Wellness Policy Student wellness, including good nutrition and physical activity, shall be promoted in the District’s educational program, school activities, and meal programs.  This policy shall be interpreted consistently with Section ...
    Posted Dec 7, 2017, 7:17 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • 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 Aug 22, 2017, 10:08 AM 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
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