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From the Principal

Welcome to Oakland Primary School’s Web site! I hope you will enjoy your visit and will find the pages both informative and helpful.
 Oakland Primary is proud of its heritage and tradition and we are dedicated to the total development of every K4-1st grade student. The best teachers in town can be found at Oakland and we sincerely value the community partnerships and parental support that we receive.


Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Ms. Lakesha Grant for being selected as Oakland Primary's 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year.  Mrs. Grant received her Master of Education Degree from Cambridge College.  She has taught first grade at Oakland Primary for the past 15 years.  She is married to Jeff Grant and has two sons, James, 8 and Joshua, 4.  Mrs. Grant has a passion for teaching and believes all children can learn.  In her spare time, she enjoys quality time with her family, reading, and gardening.

Distinguished Reading Teacher

Oakland Primary School is proud to announce Mrs. Sherri Palmo has been selected as Oakland's Distinguished Reading Teacher of the Year for 2013-2014.  Mrs. Palmo is a reading instructor in the School’s reading lab and a member of the Sumter Area Reading Council.

Daily Announcements

Grandparents and Grandfriends are special at Oakland Primary. Please join us as we celebrate you, our wonderful grandparents.  Come have breakfast or lunch with your grandchild or grandchildren. Lunch Schedules can be found in the Parent Resource section of this website. Kindergarten and 1st grade breakfast is from 6:50 - 7:25 a.m. and Pre-K breakfast is at 7:20 a.m. Please come and join us for breakfast!

New School Hours for 2014-2015 School Year

7:15 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Parent drop-off gate opens at 6:50 a.m.

Breakfast Served from 6:50 a.m. - 7:25 a.m.

Parent drop-off gate closes at 7:30 a.m.

Students arriving after this time must be signed in by the parents in the front lobby.

The cafeteria will serve breakfast from 6:50 - 7:25 each morning.

Bus routes and pick-up times can be found in the resources section of this website.


Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 18
Interims Issued
Parent Workshop
8:00 A.M. What will I learn in 1st Grade?

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Military Friendly

Oakland Primary School Proudly Serves Members of the United States Air Force and the United States Army. We are a Military Friendly School! If you are being assigned to Shaw AFB and would like more information please call us during normal office hours and we will do all we can to help facilitate your child's needs.
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