We’re building excitement! Learn about the Indoor Activities Center Core Planning Group

Orono Schools is a special place to be!

News from Orono Public Schools

All three incumbents on the Orono School Board have filed for re-election. No additional filings were received by the 5 p.m. Tuesday, August 15, deadline. Filings opened Tuesday, August 1. Absentee ballots will be available beginning Friday, September 22, in the District Office. The election will be held on Tuesday, November 7. Board Chair Bob…

OHS senior Maria Keller, founder of Read Indeed, has been awarded the Diana Award for 2017 for her work in literacy and providing more than 2 million books to children in need. Keller is one of six young people from the United States to be recognized this year. The Diana Award is given in the name of Diana, Princess of Wales,…

Six students serving on the Orono High School Student Senate attended the national convention of the National Association of Student Councils June 23-28 at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, New Hampshire. The delegation was led by Andy Baran, who will be a senior this year and is a member of the executive committee of the Minnesota Association…

Orono High School senior Elise Anhorn and junior Serena Laing received an honorable mention in the 2017 Minnesota Academy of Science STEM Communicator Awards. Their research paper was entitled “Investigation of Porphyromonas Gingivalis Isotypes in Relation to Various Clinical Factors.” The competition honors authors of the top 10 papers with cash awards and medallions, and also…

Five of the 10 teams that Orono Middle School advanced from building-level competition placed in the World Savvy Festival. The regional competition was held May 12 at the University of St. Thomas. In all, more than 300 students representing eight schools participated. The World Savvy Challenge is an academic opportunity for students to engage in…

MENU
Orono Public Schools