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School leader:  Patricia Hill
260 Quaker Meeting House Road
Sandwich, MA 02537

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(508) 833-0111
(508) 888-0911
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"We are best known for students' love of reading."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Field hockey, Softball
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16 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · August 20, 2012
That is an interesting statement by ex-principal Tom Daniels below, too bad it is not true, maybe he should have really listened to us kids. Hopefully the new principal will because I am tried of being afraid to go to school and the horrible... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 26, 2012
Our son is a graduate of Oakridge School. He went onto a private boarding school. As parents we were nervous about the transition from a public school to a private school . We believe our son was well prepared by the Oakridge Teaching staff and... more

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Submitted by a school leader · January 19, 2012
We're working hard to check in with students and parents regularly about what's really happening between students. We are deeply committed to preventing and responding to harassment and bullying and our students report that they honestly believe... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 01, 2011
So far very impressed. Just moved here from Conn, and our son is from Thailand. He has been treated very well by all, teachers responsive as is the office, and Principal. I managed largest apartment community in Hartford, and this school is... more

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Oak Ridge: Serves a population of 746 students in kindergarten through grade 8. Has 34 general education classrooms. Offers Music, Physical education, Art, and Library for all students except half day kindergarten Offers French, Spanish and Latin for students in grades 7 and 8. Has 100 full and part time staff. Has two Reading Recovery teachers to further develop our emergent readers in kindergarten and first grade and to support struggling readers in grade two. New programs, schedules and technology were added this year including: World Language for students in grades 5 and 6. Full Day Kindergarten Extended Day run through Sandwich Community School to provide child care for students before and after school. Advisory for grades 6-8 to develop social skills and provide an adult advocate for each student. Everyday Math in grades K-6 Lesley Literacy Collaborative Readers and Writers Workshop. Full implementation of Responsive Classroom in grades kindergarten through 5 Common planning time weekly for all classroom teachers Smartboards or document cameras for all regular education classrooms Laptops for all classroom teachers The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has once again deemed Oak Ridge a very high performing school in English Language Arts and a high performing school in mathematics based on MCAS scores.

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Oak Ridge
260 Quaker Meeting House Road, Sandwich, MA  02537
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. (508) 833-0111
Last modified Oak Ridge is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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