ORMS (5-8) News

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Student athletes interested in participating in fall sports should register s...

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Starting in the 2024-2025 school year, the ORCSD will be offering a district-level Seal...

A photo of Superintendent Shaps in the Learning Commons at the Oyster River Middle School

Updated 7/08/2024: You may view the full press release here. Dear Oyster River Stude...

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The ORCSD Preschool Education Program (PEP) is accepting applications fo...

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Oyster River Middle School (ORMS) students raised $3,067 in May 2024 to benefit End 68 ...

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The R.E.A.C.H. waiver form may be completed here. Please complete one waiver pe...

A graphic showing a picked sign and a beach balloon with the caption: Summer Hours June 17 to August 23

Summer hours are Monday, June 17, to Friday, August 23, 2024. The SAU office will be...

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Did you know End 68 Hours of Hunger helps ORCSD families throughout the summer? The ...

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2024-2025 School Calendar Our printable 2024-2025 school calendar is available&nbs...

A graphic showing a yellow post it with the caption: Last Day of School is June 14 with Early Dismissal

Please note the following early dismissal times for our last day of school Friday, June...

A photo of a crowd of people attending the Arts and Humanities Night at the Oyster River Middle School.

On May 23, 2024, Oyster River Middle School staff and students hosted a festive celebra...

Oyster River Middle School students are pictured giving Durham police officers cards after washing their vehicles.

On Friday, May 17, Oyster River Middle School students and staff of all grade levels to...

A group photo of the Oyster River Middle School student who performed on stage at the 2024 Music in the Parks

Updated 05/23/2024: View the full press release here. Oyster River Middle School (OR...

A photo of Superintendent Morse and School Board Member Brian Cisneros during the May 16 ceremony.

Updated 06/12/2024: The full press release is available here. On May 16, 2024, durin...

A graphic with a festive banner, confettis, and the caption "May 6-10, 2024, is Teacher Appreciation Week!

May 6-10, 2024, is Teacher Appreciation Week. ORCSD faculty team members work diligentl...

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The Student Leadership Committee is organizing a donation drive from May 6-17, 2024. Al...

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Save the Date: May 16, 2024 Join us at the Oyster River Middle School Learning Commo...

A photo of the Oyster River Middle School Child Nutrition team. Not picture Bonnie Tuttle.

Did you know May 3, 2024, was School Lunch Hero Day? We are grateful for our amazing...

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The ORCSD DEIJ Committee Group invites you to One Community, Many Voices: Embracing Bel...

A photo of a crowd enjoying the 2023 Oyster River Middle School Band-a-palooza concert on the athletic field.

Please consider joining us to support Oyster River students performing in the following...

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Yearbooks are on Sale

April 19, 2024

2024 yearbook orders are now open at the middle school! A few reminders about yearbo...

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The Oyster River Sustainability Committee invites you to a community dinner celebration...

A photo of WMUR News Reporter Kelly O'Brien and a cameraman filming an interview with an Oyster River Middle School 8th grade student.

Updated 3/28/2024: The WMUR news video may be viewed here. On Wednesday, March 27, 2...

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On Tuesday, April 16, 2024, the ORCSD Sustainability Committee will be hosting a reduce...

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ORCSD schools will be collecting electrical and electronic waste (e-waste) between Apri...