Where we are Wild About Learning
Orientation and Information
Principal – Josh Symank Assistant Principal – Rocco Grande Part Time Assistant Principal - Jennifer Rhea Counselor (5th) - Mackenzie Zumwalt
Counselor (6th) – Toni Dufield Enrichment Specialist – Kathy Martin
Welcome to Oakwood Intermediate School! Oakwood is a 5th and 6th grade campus in College Station Independent School District. These are some of the activities and programs at our school.
A. Instructional Programs
Each student will have seven classes which include:
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math, Physical Education, Success Class,
and one elective.
- Success Class – A 50 minute block of time attached to lunch to be used for announcements, tutoring, planners, homework help, team activities, PRIDE Assemblies, etc.
- Electives – Art. Music, and Drama are offered as 12 week sessions. Beginning Orchestra is a full year course.
- Drop-off/Pick-up – Buses will load and unload on Timber Street. Car riders load and unload in the front of the building on Holik Street. If your child rides a bike, be sure he has a good lock. Do not drop off or pick up students in the faculty parking lot.
- Cafeteria – The cafeteria is similar to the elementary schools except:
a. Students may select from a variety of foods (although the cost is currently $2.75 per tray; a la carte items vary in cost).
b. Parents may put a block on your child’s account to prevent him/her from purchasing snacks.
- Counselor/Nurse – There is a full time counselor and a full time nurse on campus.
- Gifted and Talent Program - Students identified for the Gifted and Talented Program will meet with the enrichment specialist to explore interdisciplinary topics. Please see Kathy Martin’s link on the Oakwood website for more detailed information.
- Advanced Programs – Advanced Language Arts is available for 5th graders who meet the qualifications. Your child’s current teachers & counselor will determine who qualifies and will send us their lists.
- Extracurricular Activities may include, but are not limited to:
Chess Club Garden Club 5th grade Honor Choir
Spelling Bee Scrabble Club STEM
UIL Academic Competitions Geography Bee Math Olympiad
Orchestra Concerts Art Club Band
Please visit our Oakwood website to see all clubs that are meeting now.
If you have questions: please call Oakwood at 764-5530.
Attached are the links to registration information and forms for the 2013-2014 school year.