About The School

Oak Grove Intermediate School

The Oak Grove Intermediate School opened in August of 2004.
Principal: Mrs. Carolyn Smith
Grade Levels: 4 & 5
Enrollment: 250
School Faculty: Number of Certified Staff: 20
Paraprofessionals: 2

Academic Curriculum

Oak Grove's academic program includes these core subject areas: reading, language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science. The school also offers:

art instruction with a certified art teacher once a week
music instruction with a certified music teacher once a week
physical education class with a certified P.E. teacher once a week
strong program for talented and gifted children who perform above their grade level
guidance class with a certified guidance counselor once a week
small group and individual counseling sessions
ESOL class
Special Education programs for the learning disabled
health class
computer lab class once a week
access to the Internet in every classroom
Student Planners

AcademicAwards and Honors

Title 1 Distinguished School for making AYP (Adequate Yearly Progress) for eight years
Bright Ideas Award-Winning School for three years

Technology

Oak Grove Intermediate has some of the latest in technologies, including computers, portable laptops, iPads, Internet and ActivBoards.

Other School Programs

Character Education
Katz-Whittle
Student Birthday Incentives
Perfect  Attendance Incentives
Student Recognition Programs
Moving-Up Ceremony for 5th graders
AR Celebrations
4H
5th Grade C.H.A.M.P.S. Program

Special Academic Programs

Talented and Gifted Program
SRA Reading
Intervention Reading
Instructional Coach Support
Successful Reader
Accelerated Math
Accelerated Reader
Math Facts in a Flash
Jack and Jilly Reading Program

Special Events

Back to School Night
Open House
Curriculum Night
Book Fair
Science Fair
Field Day
Read Across America
African American History Celebration
100th Day of School Celebration
Bingo for Books
Picnic with Parents/Guardian
Spelling Bee
Sapelo Island field trips
Grandparents' Day
Thanksgiving and Holiday Dinners