Ten Dragons sign to play college sports

By Susan Carroll Review Writer Lake Orion High School had 28 student-athletes commit to their college of choice this year.The final ten future collegiate athletes signed their national letters of intent to continue their education and athletic careers on April 11. All 28 student-athletes have a strong drive to succeed on and off the field. […]

School district, teachers agree to 3-year contract

By Jim Newell Review Editor Lake Orion Community Schools and the Lake Orion Education Association, teachers’ union, have agreed to a three-year contract, a deal that both sides say will bring stability to the district. The contract takes effect July 1 and runs through June 30, 2021. School board President Scott Taylor said he believes […]

Area students pack Miracle Boxes to send to troops overseas

Area students pack Miracle Boxes to send to troops overseas

By Jim Newell Review Editor Thanks to a joint effort from area students, soldiers serving in harm’s way overseas will receive 83 Miracle Boxes – care packages – filled with supplies and gratitude. Middle school students at St. Joseph’s School in Lake Orion collected items and packed the boxes on March 25. Each box contained […]

Talented artists receive recognition at high school art show

Lake Orion High School held their Annual Art Show & Auction on March 18. The show featured over 300 students that encompasses work from all of the LOHS art classes and all four art teachers had students receive national recognition at the show. n “We had a great year. The AP art students received 12 […]

LOHS Robotics Team 302 prepares for tournaments on new practice field

LOHS Robotics Team 302 prepares for tournaments on new practice field

By Jim Newell Review Editor How do you get to the robotics world championships? Practice, practice, practice. Robotics Team 302 from Lake Orion High School now has that advantage with a new practice field at the Community Education Resource Center (CERC). Team 302 won the Miami Valley Regional at Wright State University in Fairborn, Ohio […]

‘March is Reading Month’ in Lake Orion schools

‘March is Reading Month’ in Lake Orion schools

By Jim Newell Review Editor March is National Reading Month and schools across the Lake Orion district have embraced activities that encourage kids to read: reading books as a school, fun activities, dressing up as characters, reading scavenger hunts, reading Olympics. And welcoming guest readers. JoAnn Van Tassel was one of the guest readers who […]

Orion-Oxford face off in Special Olympics basketball matchup

Orion-Oxford face off in Special Olympics basketball matchup

By Jim Newell Review Editor Susan Carroll Review Writer It’s a playoff-like atmosphere when the Lake Orion and Oxford Special Olympics basketball teams meet and Friday’s matchup at the Lake Orion High School Fieldhouse was no exception. The cheers from students, faculty, parents and supporters rocked the fieldhouse to the rafters in a shoot-out between […]

World Championship Bound!

World Championship Bound!

Lake Orion High School Robotics Team 302 won the Miami Valley Regional robotics tournament on March 3. The win puts the Dragons into the FIRST Robotics World Championships in Detroit, April 25-28. See page 8 for the story.