Sincere appreciation for all Lake Orion Community Schools staff members who support our children

This week is designated as National Teacher Appreciation Week. In Lake Orion Community Schools, everyone who improves our children’s lives is a teacher, regardless of their job classification. That’s why I want to extend my sincere appreciation to all staff members who support our children. What each of them do everyday deserves far more appreciation […]

‘May the Fourth be with you’

‘May the Fourth be with you’

Darth Vader was sighted in downtown Lake Orion but he wasn’t blowing up planets or putting a stranglehold on anyone who showed a lack of faith in his powers. Vader (a.k.a. Stefan Andrew) greeted fans outside of Prime Time Comics & Cards in downtown Lake Orion for Star Wars and Free Comic Book Day. May […]

Have a coffee, be sociable

Recently, when asked if I liked coffee, I hesitated on answering because I only like it a little and a certain way. On my spiritual path, truth is important to me, so I replied, “Yes, but I am very fussy about how it is made and put together, so I don’t usually order it out.” […]

LO softball defeats North Farmington in doubleheader matchup

Lake Orion’s softball team remains undefeated after taking on North Farmington on May 2. In the first game of the doubleheader the ladies dominated with an impressive 14-3 win. It was a scoreless matchup until the third with Hailey Melchert hitting a double to get Tessa Nuss home and Sarah Conley hitting Melchert home. The […]

Lake Orion girls soccer is undefeated in division play

Lady Dragons soccer snagged another division win against North Farmington High School with a 3-0 victory on April 30. Kacy Lauer led in scoring with two goals while Bridget Finneran contributed another. On May 2 the Dragons hosted Royal Oak High School for yet another division win with a 4-2 final score. Both teams were […]

Baseball team’s record improves to 14-6

Lake Orion’s baseball team took on their school rival Clarkston for game one of their doubleheader on April 30. The boys made quick work of it, defeating the Wolves 11-1. Lake Orion tallied 16 hits and no errors in the game. Later that same day, the Dragons and the Wolves held the second game of […]

Girls tennis defeats North Farmington 6-3

The Lake Orion girls varsity tennis team traveled to North Farmington High School on April 3 leaving with a 6-3 victory. In singles, Nicole Luna, Lauren Murray and Reagan Goeke each secured sweeping victories against their opponents. Doubles teams Rachel Yim and Xuan Xuan Tang, Nadia Olejnik and Emma Quinn, Charlie Anker and Kenna Mardlin […]

LOCS launches Dragon University, introduce LOHS flex time

By Megan Kelley Review Writer During the March 27 board meeting Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning Heidi Mercer and spokes person for the Curriculum Committee Dana Mermell announced plans to begin a program called Dragon Staff University and introduce flex time at LOHS. During the April 24 meeting, Mercer announced that Dragon Staff University […]