UES Book Vending Machine Ribbon Cutting

OCPS Superintendent, Dr. Snead, completed the ribbon cutting at a ceremony celebrating the opening of the Inchy Bookworm Book Vending Machine at Unionville Elementary School. UES was awarded a $2500 HomeGrown Giving grant from Williams Companies.

COVID-19 Cases at OES

We have learned of two positive cases of COVID-19 at Orange Elementary School. In cooperation with the Virginia Department of Health the decision has been made to stop in-person learning beginning Wednesday, November 4 at OES.  Students will continue to receive...

General Conditioning Approved

The school board unanimously approved staff’s recommendation to commence general conditioning for our Virginia High School League (VHSL) sanctioned activities. We are excited about this opportunity for our students. Adding layers of physical accessibility to the...

COVID-19 Case Update

October 23, 2020

Dear Prospect Heights Middle and Orange County High School Families and Staff:

We have been informed that a student in each school (PHMS & OCHS) has tested positive for COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019).  We are sending this letter to keep all members of our school community informed…

COVID-19 Case Update

September 21, 2020 Dear Orange County High School Families and Staff: We have been informed that a student of our school has tested positive for COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019).  We are sending this letter to keep all members of our school community informed...

Second Verified COVID-19 Positive Case

We have confirmed through the Virginia Department of Health that an OCPS employee has tested positive for COVID-19. Given the current circumstances surrounding the employee, it has been determined that there is no occupational risk to staff or any risk to students.

Additional COVID-19 Communication Protocol

The staff and "B-day" students of OCHS were notified of a verified COVID-19 positive result of a staff member on September 9, 2020. Henceforth, in addition to such localized notification, we will also provide a timely general statement through my blog as positive...

Thank you, Labor Day Weekend, and Future Posts

We have been afforded nine days of instruction in Orange County Public Schools. Our students, parents, and all employees are to be commended for their unprecedented determination to ensure that our students have the opportunity to learn in a safe and healthy...