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Freshmen participated in a practice first day, arriving at the high school at 7:35 a.m. and then running through their entire schedule.
Cadet Kaileen Tweedie of Oakland Township completed basic training and hast started her coursework at the West Point Military Academy.
The appointment follows the Hugger community's pleas with school leaders to name a principal as soon as possible.
Hugger Elementary community asks school leaders to reconsider the policy and allow the "best person" for the job.
'You failed,' said Thomas Harwood, who was a candidate for the Rochester Schools superintendent position when Fred Clarke was hired last year.
But the new state designation for schools with an achievement gap should not be downplayed, either, board of education members say.
Target is giving away gift cards; you can put your Lake Orion/Oakland Township-area school at the top of the list!
Schools, Local Connections, Summer
Bookworms of all ages can earn rewards through Aug. 11 at the Orion Township Public LIbrary. More than 1,100 people are participating so far.
Are you ready for the first day? The Huntington Backpack Index says parents will pay as much as 6 percent more for supplies for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade this year.
Here's a look at the key dates for Rochester Community Schools this year.
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