“Owosso Public Schools welcomes parents, students and community members to the 2015-2016 school year,” said the school system in a news release.
“Owosso’s curricular offerings reflect our commitment to educating global learners who create a better community and are prepared for success in life,” Owosso Public Schools Supt. Dr. Andrea Tuttle explained. “We continue to be proactive in securing grant funding to invest in one-to-one technology tools and unique learning experiences, such as our International Baccalaureate Programme. The variety of student enrichment opportunities, paired with our passion for student success, encourages achievement, engagement and innovation, from preschool to high school. It is a great time to be an Owosso Trojan!” *The Schools of Choice window is open until 4 p.m. Sept. 11. Call the Administration office at (989) 723-8131 to enroll.
**Schedule of Events: *Aug. 19, Owosso High School Fall Sports Parent Night, 6 p.m., OHS auditorium. *Aug. 19-20, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lincoln High School Registration. *Aug. 21, Community Pep Rally at Willman Field. Gates open at 5 p.m. Event begins at 6 p.m. *Aug. 26, Owosso High School Trojan Day, 8 to 11 a.m., 12 to 3 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. *Owosso Middle School Registration/Open House, Aug. 25, 4 to 6:30 p.m.: *Owosso Middle School eighth-grade Registration, Aug. 26, 4 to 6:30 p.m.: *Owosso Middle School seventh-grade Registration, Aug. 27, 4 to 6:30 p.m.: Owosso Middle School sixth-grade Registration.
*Sept. 1, Bentley Bright Beginnings Early Childhood Center Open House, 5:30 to 7 p.m. *Sept. 2, Bryant Elementary Open House, 5:30 to 7 p.m. *Central Elementary Open House, 5:30 to 7 p.m. *Emerson Elementary Open House, 5:30 to 7 p.m. *Owosso High School Open House, 4 to 6 p.m. *Owosso High School Trojan Day make-up date, 4 to 6 p.m. *Owosso Middle School Registration make-up date, 4 to 6 p.m.
**Sept. 8, First Full Day of School (Tuition Preschool programs at Bentley Bright Beginnings begin this week). **Sept. 14, 4-Wings Full Day Preschool First Day of School, Bentley Bright Beginnings Early Childhood Center. **Sept. 15, Lincoln High School Open House, 5:30 to 7 p.m. **Sept. 21, 4-Wings Half-Day Preschool First Day of School, Bentley Bright Beginnings Early Childhood Center.
*All elementary buildings will serve refreshments beginning at 5:30 p.m. at their open houses. Parents and students will have an opportunity to tour their school and meet teachers and staff.
*Owosso Middle School will hold combined registration/open house events. Parents must attend with their student. Schedules will be reviewed and teachers will be present to meet students.
*During Owosso High School’s Trojan Day, students will receive their official schedule, locker assignment and combination, have the opportunity to purchase a parking permit for $10, and receive other important information for the upcoming school year. Parents are strongly encouraged to attend Trojan Day with their son/daughter. Students are required to have all forms completed and signed by a parent or guardian and pay all fees and fines before participating in Trojan Day. Please enter the building from the east parking lot next to the cafeteria. It is essential that all students attend Trojan Day to pick up class schedules as changes have occurred during the summer.