Target, Kroger AND This week at Oakman School……….1-23 to 1-27

Did you know that Target awarded us a Field Trip Grant for $700?  This will reimburse the PTA who paid for the 4th Grade trip to Lansing in December. Please support Target and shop, shop, shop. If you have a Target Red Credit Card your earnings can support Oakman School just like Kroger Rewards do. Here is how to register for a card. You can do it at the store in person too. Just make sure to indicate you want Oakman to benefit from your purchases.


Monday: Mobile Dentists all day.  Collect recyclables for Tuesday pick up.

Tuesday: Mobile Dentists, Recycling Day

Wednesday: Late Start one hour. Chinese class QUIZ. School Store

Thursday: Candy Sale afterschool

Friday: Popcorn Sale, NO Chinese Class.  1/2 day. Children dismissed at 11:45 am.

PTA and Field Trip Fundraiser MOVIE NIGHT 4-6 PM


Support us and attend with your family, grandparents, cousins and friends. This is a fundraiser for the children.

Join us for another MOVIE NIGHT. Enter from door #12 only. All other doors will be locked.

Where: the gym
When: Friday, Janurary 20th
Time: 4-6pm
Cost at Door: $2.00 including entrance fee and one bag of popcorn.
Juice, PIZZA, candy and more popcorn is available for sale.

نرجوا الأنتباه لقد جاء الوقت مره ثانيه لأقامة
العرض السينمائي السنوي لمدرسة اوكمان الابتدائيه
“سوف يتم العرض يوم الجمعه الموافق في January 20th تشرين الثاني

Mobile Dentists Forms Due, Bake Sale and Movie Night

For the Mobile Dentists:

Please complete all lines on the application as well as the highlighted areas. They are due today and must be mailed. If you forgot to send it with your child please bring it to school immediately. Extra forms are in the office on the counter.

Tomorrow is the bake sale. Please send in your goodies and support the PTA. All proceeds will benefit a field trip for the students in March.

Friday is Movie Night. Join us for some fun. This is a fundraiser for the 5th grade to go see the Pistons as well as a great family event to attend. $2 admission fee includes a bag of popcorn.

Thank you for your support.

This Week at Oakman School 1-17 to 1-20

Another short week,  but not short on activities:

Monday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day. No School

Tuesday: Chess club at 8am in the media center.

Mobile Dentists applications are due! Please return to your child’s teacher and make sure you have filled in all the appropriate boxes highlighted in yellow. We cannot process the application for a free cleaning and x-ray without a parent signature. Even if you have a dentist already your child can get a free, extra cleaning. Just fill out the application and send it by Tuesday. IF you lost it there are extra forms on the counter in the office. Just ask Ms.Rose.

Wed: Get ready for the Bake Sale! Movie Night is on Friday and we need LOTS of goodies this time so bake extra and thank you!

Thursday: Bake Sale. Send in your goodies including juice boxes, cookies and cupcakes. Each item is sold individually so please do not send items that we cannot sell to the children. Thank you to all who bake, buy and volunteer their time to sell. Items will be sold at lunch time and on Friday at Movie Night.

Friday: Popcorn makers needed to volunteer two hours of their time to make popcorn for the movie goers on Friday morning. Please call Ms. Rose Harb at 478-8491 or let Ms. Beydoun of the PTA know you will help. Ms. Rose needs your help because she just had her baby and may not be able ot attend.

PTA Movie Night. Movie to be announced and it will be just as good as last time. It was great to see families attend  in November so we decided to do it again from  4-6pm. Entrance fee of $2 includes movie and a bag of popcorn. Come hungry to eat pizza and baked goods. All students must exit the building and re-enter from door #12. All students must be accompanied by an adult. High school and middle school students are to stay inside with their Oakman siblings or be asked to leave.

Mobile Dentists Are Coming! 1-23 and 1-24


Today in your child’s backpack, or tomorrow you will find an application for Mobile Dentists. This is a free teeth cleaning and x ray service for our students that you can participate in if you like. Forms are due back to the teacher on the 17th.



Mobile Dentists will be coming to Oakman School soon. If you are interested in having your child’s teeth cleaned and examined please fill out this form and send it back to your child’s teacher AS SOON AS POSSIBLEIf you have Medicaid, write the 10 digit number in the appropriate section. If you have no insurance or Medicaid and want you child’s teeth cleaned CHECK THE LAST BOX. A grant application will be mailed to you.

 Please complete the application carefully and legibly. Include your child’s Social Security Number and put a working phone number where you can be reached on the application as well.  


Thank you

الاهل الاعزاء،


سوف تزورنا قريباً عيادة طب الاسنان المتنقلة.  اذا كنت ترغب في فحص ونتنظيف اسنان ولدك، عليك اتمام الاستمارة المرسلة مع ولدك وارسالها لنا

 غداً. الرجاء تسجيل رقم البطاقة الصحية (المديكيد) على الاستمارة.  اذا كنتم بدون اي تأمين صحي عليكم الاشارة الى هذا الامر على الاستمارة وسف يرسل لكم طلب لتقديم المساعدة.

يرجى اكمال الاستمارة بعناية وبشكل مقروء وأن تحتوي على رقم الضمان الخاص بولدكم ورقم هاتف شغال.


شكراً لتعاونكم.

ESL Registration begins at Parkside Church for Classes at Oakman School.

 Would you like to improve your skills in speaking, reading, writing, listening and numeracy?

Would you like to prepare for your citizenship test?

Would you like to help your children with their school work?

Would you like to practice your English using Rosetta Stone or English Discoveries on a computer once a week?


Oakman parents will soon have the opportunity to enroll in an English class.  Adult ESL classes are held Monday through Friday at Oakman School beginning Monday, January 17 and ending Monday, May 7th 2012.  You must call 313-827-1900 anytime after January 9, 2012 to make an appointment to register.  Registration is held at Parkside Church located at 17200 W. Outer Drive (between Ford Rd. and Warren).  Registration will be held Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  Register early to get a seat in the class because ESL classes fill up quickly!  The cost of registration is $20 due at the time of registration.  You can pay by cash or credit card; we do not accept personal checks.  Class placement will be based on the results of the assessments done at registration.  Registration will take approximately 2 hours.  Please do not bring children with you or another appointment will have to be scheduled.  Students enrolling in Adult Education classes must be 20 years or older as of September 1, 2011 and must not be currently enrolled in a high school.  ESL students under 20 years are eligible if they have a GED or a high school diploma.  All students must provide their Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) and one of the following:


–          Driver’s License                    –  State ID

–          Birth Certificate                –  Passport


The following classes are being offered at Oakman:


8:30 – 10:30         High Beginning/ Low Intermediate ESL

10:30 – 12:30      Literacy and Low Beginning ESL

1:00 – 3:00           High Intermediate/Advanced ESL 

تقدم مدرسة أوكمن صفوف لتعليم اللغة الانكليزية للبالغين


تبدأ صفوف اللغة الانكليزية في مدرسة أوكمن نهار الثلثاء الوقع في 17 كانون الثاني. ينتهي التدريس في 7 ايار، 2012 .  على الراغبين الاتصال على الرقم 8271900  لتحديد موعد للتسجيل وذلك في كنيسة بارك سايد (17200 اوتر درايف).

  • يتم التسجيل من الساعة 8:30 وحتى 11:30 صباحا. 

  •  رسم التسجيل 20 دولارا (نقدا او بواسطة بطاقة التامين)

  • يتم تحديد مستوى الطالب استنادا على امتحان الدخول

  • ياخذ الامتحان حوالي ساعتين لذلك يرجو عدم احضار الاولاد.

  • على الراغبين الاسراع بالتسجيل لان  الصفوف تملئ بسرعة

  • يجب ان يكون عمر الطالب 20 وما فوق وغير مسجل في اي برنامج اخر مثل GED

  • يجب احضار غرين كارت وواحدة من الاوراق الثبوتية التالية:

      – رخصة القيادة                      – بطاقة التعريف من الولاية (مشيغن ايدي)

            – وثيقة ولادة                          – باسبورت

تدرس الصفوف التالية في مدرسة أوكمن:


8:30 – 10:30  صف تعليم اللغة (للمبتدئين, مستوى متوسط, ومستوى عالي)

10:30- 12:30 صف القراءة والكتابة للمبتدئين

1:00-3:00 صف مستوى عالي ومتوسط لتعليم اللغة