Overton Independent School District

Announcements

 When Sean Speaks is coming to Overton! This nationally recognized program dedicated to spreading the word that alcohol, automobiles and asphalt don't mix is coming to the OISD auditorium on April 29th at 10:00 AM.  The program will be presented to all OISD students in grades 6-12.  Read more about the program at:
 
 
Parents are invited to join us for this important assembly. 
Overton ISD
 We will attempt to keep our schedules up to date as changes occur due to weather.  Please look at the "Upcoming Events" tab to the right for the most up to date information. 
 
 
***THE SOFTBALL GAME IN BIG SANDY WILL START AT 4 PM TODAY, APRIL 24. 
***THE BASEBALL GAME IN UNION GROVE WILL START AT 4 PM TODAY, APRIL 24. 
 
Congratulations to Landon Carpenter for being the top medalist at the regional golf tournament.  Landon now advances to the state golf tournament in Austin. 
 
Congratulations to the following students for advancing to the regional track meet next week in Palestine:
Shamanna Adkins: 1st place long jump, 1st place 100m, 2nd place 100m hurdles
Laci Dorsey; 4th place 800m
Dax Waggoner: 4th place 400m 
 
 
 
         OISD meets state accountability standards
Both campuses and the district as a whole received the Met Standards rating for the 2013-2014 school year.  Overton Elementary also received one Distinction Designation for Academic Achievement in Reading/ELA.
Congratulations to the students, teachers, parents, and administrators who made this possible!
 
 
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  Overton ISD and both campuses received a rating of "Recognized" in the new Community and Student Engagement rating required by the Texas Education Agency.
 
 Overton ISD's Wall of Honor is coming soon....see attachment in the tab on the  left of this page.
Donations for the Wall of Honor can be made at Texas Bank and Trust in Overton.  The account number is 0548197. 
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 

  

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
 Overton ISD Statement of Nondiscrimination 
It is the policy of Overton ISD to not discriminate or engage in harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, or any other legally protected status in its educational an dvocational programs, services or activities or matters related to employment as required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended, and the SEction 504 of the Rehabilitation act of 1973 as amended.
This policy also prohibits retaliation against an individual who has made a good faith report of unlawful, discriminatory practices, opposed any unlawful, discriminatory practices or participated in an investigation of any complaint related to an unlawful, discriminatory practice.
 
Inquiries regarding the Overton ISD nondiscrimination policies should be directed to: 
Stephen DuBose, Superintendent, 111 E. McKay, Overton, Texas  903-834-6145 
 
Es norma del Distrito Escolar de Overton no discriminar u hostigar en base de raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo, religion,, edad, discapacidad o por cualquier otro estado legalmente protegido en sus programas educacionales y vocacionales, servicios, o actividdes o asunto relacionados con empleos tal como lo requiren el Titulo VI y el Titulo VII de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, tal como se enmendo; el Titulo IX de las Enmiendas Educativas de 1972; la Ley Contra la Discriminacion Laboral Por Edad, la Ley Sobre Estadounidenses con Discapacidades , tal como se enmendo; y la Seccion 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitacion de 1973, tal como se enmendo.
Esta politica tambien prohibe tomar represalias contra cualquier persona quien, de buena fe, ha informado o proporcionado informacion sobre practices ilegales y discriminatorias, se opuso a cualquier practica ilegal y discriminatoria o participo en una investigacion de cualquier queja presentada sobre una practica ilegal y discriminatoria.
 
Preguntas sobre las politicas antidiscriminatorias de Overton ISD en las siguientes areas deben ser dirigidas a: 
 
Stephen DuBose, Superintendente, 111 E. McKay, Overton, Texas 903-834-6145 
 
 
Contact Us:
501 E. Henderson Street   |   Overton, TX   75684
Phone: 903.834.6145   |   Fax: 903.834.6755
Elementary Office: 903.834.6144   |   Middle School Office: 903.834.6146
High School Office: 903.834.6143   |   Attendance Office: 903.834.3468