Overton ISD welcomes Cheryl Quada as the new business manager. Her first day with OISD will be October 31st.
The October 31st pep rally will be in the middle school gym at 2:55.
***Please see parking map in the left tab for Saturday's 4:00 PM football game at Tenaha***
Statement Regarding Texas Schools and Ebola Risk
Please read the letter in the left column, "Ebola Letter 2014" that gives some information from the Texas Department of State Health Services. OISD is monitoring the situation along with other schools and health leaders in east Texas.
*Information on the 7th Annual Parent Conference at ESC 7 in Kilgore is on the Parental Involvement topic under the Our District tab at the top of the page.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Each campus will have information available for students and parents to raise awareness of the issue. Several organizations provide resources and activities and OISD encourages parents and students to take an active role in the bullying prevention movement. Here are some of the organizations offering resources to assist you during Bullying Prevention Awareness Month: StopBullying.gov, National Bullying Prevention Center, National Association of Elementary School Principals, National Education Association (Bully Free: It Starts with Me) and Common Sense Media (Stop Cyberbullying). OISD has information on the topic under the "Our District " tab then go to Take a Stand Against Bullying.
Overton ISD once again 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!
The Texas Education Agency has a new video that explains the accountability rating system and what goes into the annual ratings of schools in the state. You can access the video at the following website: http://www.tea.state.tx.us
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 and both campuses received a rating of "Recognized" in the new Community and Student Engagement rating required by the Texas Education Agency.
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