• ORION BOARD OF EDUCATION GOALS Goal Area 1 – Student Achievement/CurriculumThe Board of Education shall support the curriculum at each grade level within the District ensuring each grade is aligned to the Illinois standards.  Subjects of focus shall be Math, English/Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, and Health.  The Board shall assign the Administration the task to assess the district’s overall curriculum and give a status report and proposed plan moving forward.  The Board shall then determine how it will support the chosen direction. Goal Area 2 – Programs and Services The Board of Education shall support professional development opportunities for the staff targeted at those individuals developing skills and resources that help advance the district in its educational offerings and improve student learning ...
    Posted Nov 17, 2017, 6:21 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • SCHOOL DISMISSED EARLY ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21; NO SCHOOL ON NOVEMBER 22, 23, 24, 2017 School will be dismissed early on Tuesday, November 21, for a School Improvement Inservice.  Early dismissal times are as follows:  C.R. Hanna Elementary School at 11:22 a.m., Orion Middle School at 11:28 a.m., and Orion High School at 11:32 a.m.  Also, school will not be in session on Wednesday, November 22, Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24.  School will resume on Monday, November 27.  Have a Happy Thanksgiving!!!
    Posted Nov 14, 2017, 7:26 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; Jeff Anderson ~ Middle School Assistant Wrestling Coach; Larry Anderson ~ High School Assistant Boys' Basketball Coach; Lynsay Bainter ~ C.R. Hanna Aide; Jennifer Crouch ~ Extended School Program (ESP) Childcare Provider; Suzy Ferry, Middle School 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 & Junior Class Sponsor; 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 ...
    Posted Oct 23, 2017, 2:03 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
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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 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
  • 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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