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Reflecting on the First 100 Days

Reflecting on the First 100 Days

Appreciating Achievements and Planning for the Future in Live Oak By Lorie Chamberland, Ed.D., Superintendent, Live Oak School District February 5th marks the first 100 days of school in the Live Oak School District. As I reflect on the past 100 days as the District’s new superintendent, highlights include: The Welcome Back Breakfast where district […]

Saying Goodbye to Live Oak Schools

Saying Goodbye to Live Oak Schools

By Tamra Taylor, Superintendent Live Oak School District As I write my last message to the community, it is bittersweet. While I look forward to retirement and the freedom it will bring to my life, I also feel sadness about leaving Live Oak. I have loved my tenure in Live Oak and have come to […]

Live Oak Students Show Gains on State Tests

Live Oak Students Show Gains on State Tests

Elementary students scored particularly well in English By Tamra Taylor, Superintendent Live Oak School District Every successful organization needs to know what it is they are seeking to create and how they plan to accomplish their goals. An important element found in successful schools is the commitment to continuous improvement. In short you aim high, […]

Encouraging Play in Live Oak

Encouraging Play in Live Oak

Live Oak was designated a KaBoom “Playful City” in 2013 By Tamra Taylor, Superintendent Live Oak School District Anna Allen’s answer to the question “Can i play?” during recess is always “YES!” Anna is one of Live Oak School District’s three elementary recess coaches whose job is to organize fun games and activities during the […]

Ready for the New School Year!

Ready for the New School Year!

Live Oak School District Excited to Welcome Students By Tamra Taylor, Superintendent Live Oak School District We are a community-oriented school district as evidenced by a large number of parents who show up annually to give the District input into our Three Year Strategic Plan. The plan, a blueprint for how we plan to actualize […]

Measure R

Measure R

By Tamra Taylor, Superintendent Live Oak School District To begin, I would like to congratulate the entire Live Oak School District community for passing Measure R (the parcel tax renewal) with 78.9% approval. Thank you to all District staff, Home and School Clubs, labor groups, and community members who contributed through campaign donations, precinct walking, […]

Writing in Live Oak School District

Writing in Live Oak School District

By Tamra Taylor, Superintendent Live Oak School District Live Oak School District (LOSD) is committed to supporting students in becoming strong communicators. Two years ago, we restructured our approach to writing for both elementary and middle school students. We recognized that for our students’ writing to improve we needed to find the best practices for […]