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OFE school bus - safety first!

Principal's Message

Red Ribbon Week is October 22 - 26
Monday: "We do hugs, not drugs!" Students will bring a stuffed animal to school. Students will also be signing a pledge to be drug-free during lunches.
Tuesday: "Sock it to drugs!" Students will wear crazy socks to school.
Wednesday: "Put a cap on drugs!" Students wear a cap to school.
Thursday: "Wear Red Day!" A prize will be given to the students with the best outfit.
Veteran Pictures Needed
Please help us collect pictures of Veterans for an updated presentation during this year’s Veteran’s Day program, which will be on Friday, November 9th at 1:00. Pictures may be brought in or emailed, but we will need to know who to return photos back to. Please include the student’s name, Veteran’s name, branch and years of service. Send them to the Learning Commons or email to julie.mckinney@mcdowell.k12.nc.us.

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School Supply List

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The following supply list is for all elementary schools in McDowell County. If you need assistance providing supplies for your child, please contact your child’s elementary school.

Teacher of the Year

Rebecca Shuford, OFE Teacher of the Year.

Rebecca Shuford, a kindergarten teacher, has been selected as 2018 - 2019 Teacher of the Year at Old Fort Elementary.

Box Tops for Education

Save your box tops! Maker sure they have not expired. Place only 50 box tops per baggie (if possible). Turn them in to classroom teachers or the office to earn money for our school!

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STEAM Projects due at OFE
Date: 10/25/2018
No School-Teacher Workday
Date: 10/26/2018
Report Cards Go Home
Date: 10/29/2018
Scholastic Book Fair
Date: 10/29/2018 11/2/2018, 11:59 PM
Location: Learning Commons
Community Trunk or Treat
Date: 10/29/2018, 5 PM 7 PM
Location: McDowell High School Parking Lot