• ILLINOIS SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS' DAY, NOVEMBER 15 November 15 will mark the official statewide observance of School Board Members' Day in Illinois.  The honorary day is an opportunity for the district and community to show support for your Board of Education and their commitment to providing a local voice for your educational vision.Board members craft a vision and mission that reflects the desires expressed by community parents and residents.  Their role is a way to create lasting educational opportunities that reflect local desires and put in place a pathway to success for each and every child.School board members serve the public as unpaid volunteers for the benefit of the students and community residents.  They are the front-line advocates that provide a local voice and ...
    Posted Nov 5, 2019, 8:19 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11 School will not be in session on Monday, November 11, in observance of Veterans' Day.
    Posted Nov 4, 2019, 6:27 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • COMMUNITY MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND A TOWN HALL STYLE MEETING The Orion Board of Education is holding a town hall style meeting on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at Orion Middle School, beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Everyone in the Orion School District community is invited and encouraged to attend the meeting.  Items of discussion will include an update on school security, curriculum, facilities, and possible construction of a new auditorium.
    Posted Oct 4, 2019, 9:28 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • 2019-2020 NEW ORION SCHOOL DISTRICT EMPLOYEES Please help welcome the following new Orion School District employees:  Maddie Anderson ~ ESP Childcare Provider; Shelley Bird ~ Bus Driver; Spencer Brown ~ OHS Assistant Football Coach; Sandy Campbell ~ Paraprofessional; Christofer Dhabalt ~ 7th Grade Girls' Basketball Coach; Bradlee Fair ~ Paraprofessional; Brian Fair ~ OHS Assistant Wrestling Coach; Jeff Ferry ~ OHS Assistant Wrestling Coach; Melissa Haars ~ Paraprofessional; Dennis Harlan ~ Camelot Driver; Lauren Heiberger ~ OMS/OHS Instrumental Music Teacher; Kristin Holbrook ~ ESP Childcare Provider; Nathan Houser ~ Bus Driver; Stephanie Jacobs ~ Paraprofessional; Cassie Kingsford ~ OHS Agriculture Teacher; Rebecca Lingle ~ ESP Childcare Provider; Kramer Matzen ~ OHS Assistant Football Coach; Laura Nelson, OMS Principal; Corrie Newman ~ ESP Childcare Provider; and Brandon Wilkerson ~ 6th Grade Math Teacher & OMS Cross Country Coach.Also, please help welcome back these school employees ...
    Posted Oct 23, 2019, 12:16 PM by Bobbi Thomsen
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Current Highlights

  • MAKE A WISH "O" The Orion Girls' Basketball Team will be painting the "O" on lawns, driveways, windows, or anything that you can think of.  All of the proceeds will go to the "Make ...
    Posted Aug 17, 2018, 8:40 AM by Bobbi Thomsen
  • 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
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