• Director of Secondary Education Linda Carlton Retires After 29 Years of Service
    Director of Secondary Education Linda Carlton Retires After 29 Years of Service

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News, Events, and Announcements

School Board Considers Revisions to Capital Improvement Plan
At its July 25, 2016 work session, the School Board discussed proposed revisions to the Orange County Public Schools Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).  A public hearing will be held on August 1, 2016 beginning at 6:00 p.m. to offer the community the opportunity to comment on the plan.  Comments may also be submitted via email to info@ocss-va.org. The School Board will consider approval of the revised plan following the public hearing. Click here to view the proposed plan.

Orange County Head Start & Pre-K Programs Now Accepting Applications
Orange County Head Start and Pre-K Programs are now accepting applications for children ages birth through 5 years of age for the upcoming 2016/17 school year. You must be an Orange County resident to apply. There is no cost to families for participation. If you wish to have your child considered for our program, please call 540-661-4470 or stop by any of the Orange County Public Schools for an application.

Orange County High School Fall Sports
Fall sports for the 2016-17 school year begin August 1st.  Anyone trying out for a fall sport must have a physical dated after May 1, 2016 on file with the athletic director, Mr. Cole or bring it with you for the first day of try-outs.  Please note, equipment handout for football will be July 28th from 8:30am-11:00am.

Community Yard Sale to Benefit Orange County High School Volleyball Team
Saturday, August 13th at the Hornets Sports Complex  from 8 am -12 pm. Buy a table for $20 and keep all your proceeds from the sale.

Policy for Providing Free or Reduced Price Meals
Orange County Public Schools announced its policy for providing free or reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch, and/or School Breakfast Programs. Each school and/or central school nutrition office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party.

Summer School 2016
Summer school programs will be offered from June 15th through August 6th. Information on course offerings, calendars, locations, and bus transportation are now available.