Oak Hill Union Local Schools has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Oak Hill joins 476 districts across the country in receiving the prestigious award in 2016.
The Best Communities Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.
Districts that have been recognized by the NAMM Foundation are often held up as models for other educators looking to boost their own music education programs.
Retiring school district employees were recognized by Superintendent Michael McCoy on May 22, 2015. Pictured (L-R): Greg Taylor, Sheila Smith, Carol Phillips, Debbie Morgan, Judy Hamilton, Julie Evans, and Mr. McCoy.
Oak Hill Elementary students and staff were challenged by the Oak Hill Varsity Cheerleaders and Football Team to “Team Up Against Drugs and Bullying.” Pictured are Seniors, Kelsey Gaines and Caleb Potter, encouraging elementary students, to take the challenge during Red Ribbon Week.
As you are likely aware, the United States has been experiencing a nationwide outbreak of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) associated with severe respiratory illness that has been especially harmful to children. At the same time, you and your communities may also have questions about the Ebola virus. To address both public health concerns, the U.S. Department of Education and our federal health partners have a number of informational resources to share with you.