LOCS receives pre-labor day start waiver

By Megan Kelley Review Writer During a public hearing held on April 10, Lake Orion Community Schools spoke with Chad Urchike from the office of financial management within Michigan’s Department of Education in regards to a pre-labor day start waiver. Under Michigan law, schools must hold a public hearing before a waiver can be approved […]

Easter Extravaganza

Easter Extravaganza

The weather outside may have been frightful but the joy inside was delightful during the special needs Easter party on Sunday afternoon. Kids, full of smiles and friendship and energy, ran from game to game and got their faces painted in Easter and Superhero themes before refueling with a pizza and dessert lunch. The Easter […]

Measles outbreak reaches 38 in Oakland County

By Megan Kelley Review Writer As the number of confirmed cases of measles increases, so does the concern from Michigan residents. As for Lake Orion specifically, measles has not reached the area. However, the Lake Orion Community Schools Board of Education would be remiss to not address the growing concern. During the April 10 board […]

LO Horseshoe Club begins new season

The Lake Orion Horseshoe Club’s 2019 season begins at 7 p.m. May 7 and new and prospective members are welcome to join the oldest horseshoe club in Michigan. “Have you been telling yourself you would like to get some exercise, meet new people and have some exciting competition pitching horseshoes? Well the wait is over, […]

Girls soccer team dominates North Farmington, looks toward challenging for a top spot in the division

Girls soccer team dominates North Farmington, looks toward challenging for a top spot in the division

By Jim Newell Review Editor The Lake Orion girls varsity soccer team is coming off a decisive win against division rival North Farmington High School, routing the Raiders 8-0 on April 11. And that’s a big win considering North Farmington moved from the Oakland Activities Association’s (OAA) Red division down to the White division this […]

Lake Orion Community Schools names 2019 Teachers of the Year

By Megan Kelley Review Writer Lake Orion Community Schools takes pride in its staff throughout the district. Every year, the district honors one teacher from each level — elementary, middle and high school levels — as Teacher of the Year. Stadium Drive Elementary Principal Rob Murray gathered his teaching staff in the library to announce […]