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Nov 25-27, W-F; No school. Happy Thanksgiving!

The December Newsletter is now available online.

Yearbooks are on Sale and the price is now $45 until Nov 27. After Nov 27, the price goes up to $50. Deliver a check (to South O'Brien Yearbook) or cash to the office or purchase online at jostensyearbooks.com . You can also get your yearbook personalized - see the order forms in the office or check online for the options available.

The HS home basketball season begins with JV & V girls games on Tue, Nov 24. JV tipoff is 4:30. V follows at about 6 pm.  Good luck to all of the HS teams!

The South O'Brien Athletic Booster Club and the Wolverine boys basketball team are sponsoring a Boys Basketball Youth Clinic, Sat, Jan 23. Deadline to register is Jan 8. Forms are available on the basketball page

Construction continues on the Elementary site. Click here to view some pictures shared by Mr. Moore.

Driver Education 2016
Students may now register for Driver Education classes which will be held in the spring of 2016.

WANTED: Substitute Teachers, Paraeducators, and Bus Drivers. Send letter of application to Superintendent Moore if interested.

Remember to occasionally refresh your page to see the revisions we make during the day.
Parents and family members are encouraged to read the Announcements and check the All Events Calendar to learn about upcoming school events and activities.

The Wolverine Booster Club has a variety of apparel, gift, and other items for sale. Purchase them at home games or you may order apparel online using a link on the Booster Club page.

Every little bit helps...
Please collect Campbell's Soup labels, Box Tops for Education, Sunny D Labels, and Pizza Ranch Wagons. Send them to school with your child.

The South O'Brien FFA accepts old cell phones which will be sent in to be recycled. FFA also collects WIX filters box tops.

Backpack for Kids Project
Please donate food items or cash. To read about the project, click here: Backpack 4 Kids. Thank you to those who have already donated to the project.

South O'Brien School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, national origin, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.


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Schedule Notes: see the Newsletter and/or Activity Calendar for details. Information about special events in the Elementary can be viewed on the Elementary page.

Dec 2 & 16, W; Early dismissal for  Professional Development : Elem at 1:20, JH/HS at 1:30.
Dec 7,M: FFA Fruit Pick Up Night was listed incorrectly in the newspaper. It is scheduled for Monday, December 7th. Please help spread the word.
Dec 23 -Jan 3; No school. Christmas break.

Jan 4, M; School resumes
Jan 6, W; Early dismissal for  Professional Development : Elem at 1:20, JH/HS at 1:30.
Jan 14, Th; 2nd Quarter ends/1st Semester ends
Jan 15, F; No school; Professional Development
Jan 18, M; Second Semester begins
Jan20, W; Early dismissal for  Professional Development : Elem at 1:20, JH/HS at 1:30.

Open Gym, 7-8 pm Sunday in the Paullina West & East Gyms. Nov 22, 29; Dec 6, 13, 20.

Daytime visitors must report to the office and sign in upon entering a South O'Brien building. You will receive a visitor lanyard to wear.
Thank you for your cooperation!

Peanut allergies
An allergic reaction can be life threatening.
All of South O’Brien Elementary has been designated as peanut allergy aware. Practices have been put in place to help prevent student exposure to peanut products.

Free or Reduced Price School Meals
You can apply for free or reduced price school meals AT ANY TIME. Forms are available in either officeor in the August online newsletter.

Thank you to the South O'Brien Publications Class. They provide most of the pictures that appear in the box above. Their instructor is Kris Faust.