Students at Orono Intermediate School are in the middle of an important transition between primary grades and middle school. We recognize the unique characteristics of these learners and strive to build and support structures that enable kids to achieve at the highest levels possible.
Orono Intermediate School achieved Reward School status as a result of overall student performance on Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments administered during the Spring of 2012. This designation indicates performance in the top 15 percent of Title I schools in the state of Minnesota.
The six pillars of Character Counts! (Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship), comprise perhaps the single-most important pillar of programming delivered at Orono Intermediate School. Exercising high levels of responsibility and independence in their learning, students achieve within a challenging and caring environment.