Oakman School News

School Wide Trip to Comerica Park- Tigers Baseball TOMORROW .


Hello Parents,

Please adhere to these guidelines for the field trip tomorrow:

  • All parents and chaperones will be driving down there.

  • Staff and students are allowed on the bus only.

  • School begins at the regular time. We will board the bus after 9am and arrive downtown no later than 9:45. Starting time of the tour is 10am. We will return no later than 6pm once the game is over.

  • NO ELECTRONICS, no cellular phones, no cameras. The teachers will take pictures and post on their blogs.  If a child brings these items they will be left in the classrooms.

  • Wear your Oakman clothing,  or Tigers jerseys and t shirts. NO short shorts, no cut off spaghetti strap tops. Dearborn Schools dress code is still in effect.

  • No sandals, closed toed shoes only.

  • Wear a hat, sunscreen.

  • Food and sealed bottles of water are permitted in the park or food can be purchased.

  • Each child should have 1 to 2 sealed, unopened disposable water bottles, plastic is ok, no glass!  They can open them and refill them at the park if they are hot and thirsty.  Put your name on it with a permanent marker.

  • Food can be carried in a small soft sided cooler no larger than 16″ x 16″ x 8″, in a paper bag or in a plastic bag.

  • All bags are subject to inspection. We will  eat at 11:30.


The Big Cat Food Court is near the main entrance and offers a wide variety of food choices including fresh squeezed lemonade, elephant ears, ice cream, French fries, handmade pretzels, deli sandwiches, gyros, and coney and Chicago style hot dogs These are all for an additional price. Also, Comerica carousel and Fly Ball Ferris wheel are open to the public at additional price too.  If you wish to purchase these items, you must have money and the child is responsible for holding the money.  Oakman staff is not responsible for lost items or student money.