Regular Day: 8:50 AM to 3:50 PM
Half Day: 8:50 AM to 12:20 PM
When does the school day begin and end?
Our school day begins at 8:50 and ends at 3:50.No student may be dropped off before 8:30 AM.
What time does parent pickup begin?
Students will be dismissed for parent pickup at 3:40 PM.
When can I talk to my child's teacher?
Teachers will set appointments to talk to parents before school starts, after school, or during their planning time. You may also write a note in your child's agenda requesting an appointment with the teacher.
What are the bus routes and who do I contact to get schedule information?
You may access bus information at http://businfo.cmcss.net/ or contact bus transportation at 931-358-4089.
How can I become a volunteer?
Volunteers provide an essential link between our school and the community. You are invaluable to the success of our school and students. Volunteer help comes in many different forms. You may contact Tammy Smith (Oakland's Volunteer Coordinator) firstname.lastname@example.org, your child's teacher, or the school office (931-920-7422) and we will help you get involved. When you request to become a volunteer, you will be provided with a volunteer packet which contains all necessary forms that must be signed first. You'll need to please have this filled out prior to coming in to volunteer. We love our volunteers and thank you for giving us your time!
Where can I find volunteer opportunities listed for Oakland?
Once listed you may find all volunteer opportunities by simply clicking on the Family Connection icon which is located on our school's homepage!
Who can pick up my child at school?
Only authorized persons (names on the emergency card and marked with permission) will be allowed to pick up a student. Students will not be pulled from buses for parent pick-up. All adults will be required to present a photo identification card prior to dismissing the student.
What is the policy on eating lunch with a student?
In order to eat lunch with a student, you must show identification, be listed on the emergency card and marked with permission to pick the student up before approval is provided. Any special circumstances will require written notification and parent signature prior to the student's scheduled lunch time. This is CMCSS policy can be found here.
How can I purchase an Oakland shirt?
Oakland shirts are available for purchase in the office in youth and adult sizes while supplies last. Both green shirts are short sleeve and cost $15. The baseball style three quarter length sleeve shirt is $20. We can only accept checks made to Oakland Elementary or the exact cash total amount. Parents may stop by anytime tomorrow during the hours of 9:30-2:30 to purchase their child(ren) shirts. An order form will also go home with students tomorrow that can be submitted upon returning from the three day weekend on Tuesday. Supplies are limited so be sure to submit your order quickly!
Where can I find Oakland's daily breakfast/lunch menu?
CMCSS provides a monthly breakfast and lunch menu for parents to view. CMCSS breakfast and lunch menu can be found by clicking the following link: http://www.cmcss.net/child-nutrition/menus/
Where can I find the school supply lists?
SUPPLY LIST! Click here to access the CMCSS elementary school supply list. Please note that individual teachers may have optional additional suggested items or a wish list of needs that parents may choose to donate.