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From The Superintendent


As another way to connect with different groups in our community and remain dedicated to our strategic plan's goals, I held the second Soup with the Super at the Leo Mahany / Harold Meininger Senior Community Center on March 20.

We had 40 attendees, including residents from our community, some of whom live in senior group housing in Royal Oak, including Waltonwood and the Village of Royal Oak. We enjoyed soup, chili, salads, and cookies on a snowy first day of spring. Royal Oak High School seniors joined us, served lunch, and assisted the attendees with their meals. I shared vital facts about our schools and programs and took questions to acquaint them with our district better. Our students also helped me answer some of their questions. Many citizens had yet to hear of the Senior Gold Cards, the pass issued to senior Royal Oak residents allowing them to attend free school events, like concerts, athletic contests, and performances. I also took ideas from the residents about connecting students directly with our senior citizens on projects. Working with our schools’ student leadership and service groups, I am confident we will develop valuable systems to enhance those relationships and help the senior citizens of our community.

- Mary Beth Fitzpatrick, Superintendent Royal Oak Schools

Community collaboration - Soup and Salad with the Super at the Royal Oak Senior Center.
Latchkey Lottery


We are pleased to announce that applications for the 2024-25 school year's Young Oaks Latchkey program will be opening soon! This program provides our students a safe and nurturing environment outside of regular school hours.

Families must apply annually to be considered for the program. The lottery for the upcoming school year will take place, and families can submit their applications through this link starting at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, May 6th. This process ensures fairness and equal opportunity for all interested families.

We understand the importance of timely communication and aim to provide families with clarity regarding their application status. Acceptance or waitlist placement notifications will be sent out on Wednesday, May 22nd. We encourage families to reach out to Addams Early Childhood Center at 248-288-3220 ext. 0 for any inquiries or assistance needed during this process.

At Royal Oak Schools, we are dedicated to fostering growth-minded students who can thrive in a dynamic world. Programs like Young Oaks Latchkey not only support our students' development but also reinforce our mission of providing a community of excellence.

Outstanding Students


Royal Oak High School is proud to announce the recognition of several outstanding students in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program. In a recent letter from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), Interim Principal Angela Ashburn was notified of the designation of these students as Commended Students. Their exceptional academic promise, as demonstrated by their high scores on the 2022 PSAT/NMSQT qualifying test, is certainly commendable. Among the 34,000 high-scoring students nationwide, five commendable scholars from Royal Oak High School have been identified, showcasing their dedication to academic excellence and their bright futures ahead.

Interim Principal Ashburn, Matthew Matola, Delaney Dalziel, Xavier Prokurat, Superintendent Fitzpatrick (not pictured: Brandon Comer, Ava Marie Doty)

Each Commended Student has received a letter of commendation from the NMSC, recognizing their achievements and hard work. This recognition not only honors the students' academic achievements but also reflects the dedication of Royal Oak High School's educators in nurturing and fostering academic excellence.


Ravens Choirs Triumph at District Choral Festival

The Royal Oak Schools choirs set a new standard of excellence at the recent District Choral Festival. Achieving top ratings across the board, including a remarkable near-perfect score of 119/120 for the A Cappella choir and perfect scores in sight reading for both A Cappella and Concert Treble choirs, our students have demonstrated exceptional talent and dedication. Notably, the Concert Treble Choir emerged as the largest choir at the festival, further highlighting the strength of our program.

This outstanding performance not only showcases the musical prowess of our students but also reflects their commitment to representing themselves, our program, and our community with distinction. Congratulations to all involved for this remarkable achievement.

Prestigious Nominations for Freaky Friday Actors

Royal Oak High School's recent production of the musical "Freaky Friday" has garnered significant recognition with two nominations for the esteemed Sutton Foster Awards presented by the Wharton Center at Michigan State University. Charlotte Murray and Haley Berry have been nominated for Outstanding Performer in a Leading Role for their portrayals of Ellie and Katherine, respectively.

The Sutton Foster Awards honor outstanding high school musical theater productions and performances throughout Michigan, representing a distinguished acknowledgment of the talent and dedication of the cast and crew.

Charlotte Murray and Haley Berry

ROHS Students Shine in Statewide Exhibitions

Royal Oak High School has once again demonstrated its commitment to fostering artistic talent, with two students earning coveted spots in the State of Michigan Art Education Association (MAEA) Top 100 exhibit. Among them, one student has achieved the prestigious honor of being selected for the Governor's Traveling Exhibit (GTE).

Anna Young, a talented senior, has been recognized for her exceptional Mandala artwork, which will grace the halls of the Michigan Department of Education offices for an entire year.

In addition to Anna's accolade, two other ROHS students have secured spots in the Top 100 MAEA Exhibit at Western Michigan University. Ninth graders Brooke Fox and Eloise Hansard have each contributed unique and captivating pieces to the exhibition.

Brooke's Zen Portrait, a captivating exploration of inner peace and tranquility, exemplifies her talent and artistic vision.

Meanwhile, Eloise's artwork, titled Backyard Garden Memories, has been selected not only for the Top 100 exhibit but also for the esteemed Governor's Traveling Exhibit, further cementing her place among Michigan's most promising young artists.

The exhibition, located at WMU Gallery Grand Rapids, offers a wonderful opportunity for art enthusiasts and supporters to experience the creativity and innovation of our students firsthand. Visitors are invited to explore the gallery space Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 8 pm, until April 9, 2024.

As we celebrate the remarkable achievements of Anna, Brooke, and Eloise, we also extend our gratitude to the dedicated educators and staff who have nurtured their talents and encouraged their artistic pursuits.

Anna Young: Mandala; Brooke Fox: Zen Portrait, Eloise Hansard: Backyard Garden Memories

Northwood Student Wins State Recognition for Film

Northwood Elementary is celebrating the outstanding achievement of fifth-grader Luca Jackson, who recently clinched the Best Film Production award from the Michigan PTA Reflections program. Luca's claymation film titled "Kindness is Everywhere" stood out for its exceptional interpretation of the program's theme, "I am Hopeful Because..."

In "Kindness is Everywhere," Luca beautifully captures the essence of hope through various vignettes, demonstrating how even the smallest acts of kindness can illuminate the world. The film's poignant message resonates deeply, reminding viewers that hope is not just a concept but a tangible force that permeates our lives.

Luca's film not only received the highest honor of Outstanding Interpretation for the intermediate age division but will also advance to the national level, representing Northwood Elementary and the entire state of Michigan.

ROHS Senior Earns 2nd Place in Documentary Contest

Senior Sarah Barnett has secured 2nd Place in the Central Region for her compelling documentary submission on Rank Choice Voting. Sarah's insightful exploration of this electoral system has garnered recognition and acclaim, positioning her among the top contenders in the region.

Sarah's documentary project will be broadcast on CSPAN, providing a platform for her to share her research and insights with a wider audience. In addition to this prestigious opportunity, Sarah's achievement comes with a cash prize of $1500.

Rank Choice Voting is a complex topic, and Sarah's dedication to understanding and communicating its nuances shines through in her documentary. Her thoughtful analysis and engaging presentation have undoubtedly contributed to her success in this highly competitive contest.

Sarah Barnett
Summer Learning


Get ready to mark your calendars because the dates for this year's Summer School Program have been released. 

  • Session 1: June 24-July 12 (No school July 4-5)
  • Session 2: July 15-August 1
  • DK-5: 2 sessions, 3 weeks each (M-TH)- 8:30-11:30 AM
  • ROMS: 2 sessions, 3 weeks each (M-TH)- 8:45-11:45 AM
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Our summer school program will offer math and ELA enrichment programs, as well as a LEGO STEM opportunity for students in grades DK-8. These opportunities will definitely keep your students fully engaged with these enrichment experiences!

The cost to participate is $160 per student per session for the DK-8 sessions. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify. For assistance, contact Jennifer Knipper at

Elementary Registration Link- For students exiting DK-4th Grade

Middle School Registration Link- For students exiting 5th-8th Grade

The ROHS summer school programs are for credit recovery and that link will be available soon.

Winter Sports


The Royal Oak High School swim team has had a standout season, with notable achievements across various competitions. Oakland County qualifiers Max Podmokly, Johnny McKellar, Nolan Till, Andre Terrana, Nolan Kaiser, London Murray, Dylan Dowdell, and Leonello Savona demonstrated their talent, while Nolan Kaiser and Dylan Dowdell secured spots in the state qualifiers. Notably, Nolan Till set a new school record in the 100 Breaststroke, and Nolan Kaiser emerged as an OAA Champion in both the 200 Free and 100 Free events, earning All OAA honors in the latter. The team also excelled academically, earning the 2024 NISCA Scholar Team title and showed their community spirit by contributing to Toys for Tots, showcasing their commitment both in and out of the pool.

Royal Oak High School's wrestling team has shown grit and determination throughout the season, finishing with an 8-11 overall record and a solid 3-3 record in the OAA League. The team's hard work and dedication were evident as they produced standout performances, leading to several athletes receiving All-League honors. Andy Allen, Liam Pattison, Connor George, Robbie Godau, Chris Walters, and Aidan Tesch showcased their skills and commitment, earning recognition for their exceptional contributions to the team.

The team saw success on the regional stage, with Andy Allen and Aidan Tesch qualifying for Regionals. Their achievements highlight the team's talent and competitive spirit, as they continue to represent Royal Oak High School with pride and excellence on the wrestling mat.

In the competitive cheer arena, Royal Oak High School's team has demonstrated resilience and skill throughout the season. They achieved a commendable 5th place in the OAA White division, showcasing their dedication and teamwork. Furthermore, their performance at Districts earned them a spot in the Top 10, underscoring their competitive spirit and determination. Jenevieve Kostecke's outstanding contribution to the team did not go unnoticed, as she received All-District Honorable Mention, recognizing her talent and commitment to excellence.

Royal Oak High School's boys bowling team has had a standout season, boasting an impressive 9-5 overall record and securing a tie for 1st place in the competitive OAA Blue division, narrowly missing out on the title due to a tiebreaker. The team's success was underscored by individual achievements, with Oliver Harris earning 3rd team all-OAA honors and Carter Harris claiming the coveted 1st team all-OAA designation, in addition to achieving the high average in the OAA Blue division.

Carter Harris further solidified his position as a standout athlete by setting two school records: one for the highest individual game with a perfect score of 300, and another for the highest two-game series with an impressive total of 556. At the regional level, the team delivered a commendable 9th place finish overall, with Carter Harris securing a 15th place individual finish and Oliver Harris following closely behind in 22nd place. These achievements reflect the team's talent, dedication, and competitive spirit, making them formidable contenders in the realm of high school bowling.

Royal Oak High School's girls bowling team has demonstrated their prowess on the lanes this season, boasting a commendable 5-2 overall record and securing the title of Undefeated OAA Blue Champions. Their dominance was further highlighted by a notable 2nd place team finish at the Tri-County Invitational, showcasing their skill and competitive spirit.

At the regional level, the team delivered a solid performance with a 7th place finish overall. Individually, Alice Mahar displayed her talent with an impressive 18th place finish, while Layla Prokurat also contributed to the team's success with a commendable 23rd place finish. These achievements underscore the team's commitment to excellence and their ability to compete at a high level.

Royal Oak High School's boys varsity basketball team has completed the season with a record of 9-13, showcasing their resilience and competitive spirit on the court. Camden Clark's exceptional performance earned him recognition as OAA Blue All-League, while Nicholas Hofmann received Honorable Mention in the same category, highlighting their contributions to the team's success.

In addition to their league accolades, the team celebrated a significant milestone as senior Camden Clark broke the school's individual scoring record, cementing his legacy as the All-Time Leading Scorer. This accomplishment reflects Clark's dedication and skill, as well as the team's collective effort and support throughout the season.

Despite the challenges faced, the boys basketball team demonstrated perseverance and determination, leaving a mark of excellence on and off the court. As they reflect on the season's achievements, they can take pride in their hard work and accomplishments, setting the stage for future success.

The girls' basketball team at Royal Oak High School has had a remarkable season, achieving a record of 19-7 and tying the school record for most wins in a single season. Their outstanding performance led them to become District Champions and Regional Finalists, showcasing their talent and determination on the court.

In addition to their success in competition, the team also excelled academically, earning recognition as an Academic Team All State with an impressive GPA of 3.79. Furthermore, five seniors—Ceci Irwin, Megan Haun, Kat Malinich, Emmy Walden, and Anna Waterstredt—received the BCAM Outstanding Senior Award for their exceptional contributions both on the court and in the classroom.

Throughout the season, the team shattered records, both as a collective and individually. Team records for wins, rebounds, assists, and 3-pointers made were broken or tied, underscoring their collective effort and skill. Individually, Lucy Freytag tied the record for 3-pointers in a game, while Anna Waterstredt set a new record for assists in a game. Additionally, Lucy Freytag broke the record for 3-pointers made in a season, further highlighting her prowess as a sharpshooter.

Overall, the girls' basketball team's accomplishments reflect their dedication, teamwork, and commitment to excellence, making them a source of pride for the Royal Oak High School community.

The M-1 Griffins Varsity Hockey team had an impressive season, finishing with a league record of 7-3 and securing 2nd place in the OAA Red division. Their overall record of 17-9-0 highlights their strength and skill on the ice. In Division 1 Region 6, they clinched 2nd place, reaching the Regional Finals before narrowly missing out to Catholic Central.

Several players earned well-deserved recognition for their contributions. Logan Eland and Kyle Paswater from Royal Oak, along with Charlie Price and Zach Steiner from Berkley, were honored as OAA Red All League Players. Additionally, Charlie Price achieved 2nd Team All State recognition, while Kyle Paswater received All State Honorable Mention, showcasing their talent and impact on the team's success throughout the season.

Summer Sports


As summer approaches, Royal Oak Schools is thrilled to announce a diverse array of sports camps designed to keep kids active, engaged, and having fun throughout the break. With a focus on skill development, teamwork, and fostering a love for sports, these camps offer something for every young athlete.

Tennis Camp (Ages 8-14)

Sharpen your tennis skills with our expert coaches! Our week-long camps, running from June 17-20 and July 22-25, focus on fundamental techniques such as forehand, backhand, serves, and volleys. Join us from 9:00am - 11:30am each day for an immersive tennis experience. Cost: $100 per camp.

Boys Basketball Camp (Ages 7-14)

Dribble, shoot, and score with our boys' basketball camp! From June 18-21, young athletes will hone their basketball skills through drills and games. Join us from 1:00pm - 4:00pm for a week of fun on the court. Cost: $110.

Girls Basketball Camp (Grades 3-8)

Calling all girls interested in basketball! Our camp, running from June 17-20 from 9:00am - 12:00pm, focuses on offensive and defensive skills to take your game to the next level. Cost: $110.

Wrestling Camp

Get ready to grapple! Our wrestling camp offers sessions for both beginners and experienced wrestlers. Youth Camp (Grades 4-7) and Advanced Camp (Grades 8-10) run from June 17-20. Cost: $75.

Swim Camp (Ages 8-15)

Make a splash with our swim camp! From June 25-28, refine your strokes, turns, and starts under the guidance of our experienced coaches. Join us from 4:00pm - 5:30pm for a week of aquatic fun. Cost: $75.

Softball Camp (Ages 8-14)

Step up to the plate with our softball camp! Improve your hitting, fielding, and game knowledge over three days from July 8-10, 9:00am - 11:30am. Cost: $90.

From soccer and baseball to cheerleading, Royal Oak Schools summer sports camps offer something for everyone. Most camps include a camp t-shirt, and registration is easy—simply fill out the form and pay fees online beforehand.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to enhance your skills, make new friends, and have a blast this summer! Visit our website for more information and to secure your spot today.

Construction Update


The city will resurface Crooks Road from N. Main Street to 13 Mile Road starting the week of April 15th. Traffic impacts include:

  • One lane will remain open in each direction for traffic on Crooks Road.
  • Left turns will not be allowed for northbound and southbound traffic at 12 Mile Road, Webster Road, and 13 Mile Road.

The project is expected to be completed by October 2024. Partial water main replacement is included as part of the project, then the road will be resurfaced and restriped as a 4-lane roadway (no changes to current layout).

To learn more about road construction projects in the city, visit

Autism Awareness


As Autism Awareness Month approaches in April, the dedicated peer-to-peer team at Addams Elementary is already gearing up to spread understanding and acceptance. Their latest initiative involves creating a touching video featuring autistic students from Addams Elementary, Royal Oak Middle School (ROMS), Royal Oak High School (ROHS), and Trails, sharing their insights on what it means to have autism.

The team has meticulously developed a list of questions to guide the discussions, ensuring that the voices of autistic students are authentically represented. You can watch the video below.

Together, let's amplify the voices of autistic students and foster greater understanding and acceptance in our community this Autism Awareness Month.

Reading Tour


Around The District


ECC students from Jennifer Motz's class are using their imagination and having fun.
They also hired Theresa Baughman as the new ECC Secretary.
This is Taryn Asher from Fox2. She read to all the second graders at Addams and did a Q&A that everyone loved! She read “Doggone Decisions” and “Taryn Goes to the Dentist.” After she left Addams, she was on her way to Lansing to do an interview!
Cute little Leprechauns were spotted at Keller Elementary, using their imagination and creative thinking skills to create adorable hats and Leprechaun beards!
Time to reflect on the success of Northwood's Disability Awareness Workshop, where our students came together to foster understanding, empathy, and support for individuals of all abilities.
From interactive storytelling sessions to exciting word games, families came together at the Oakland Elementary Family Literacy Game Night to celebrate the joy of reading and learning.
(L) The 2nd Grade concert at Oak Ridge honored March as “Music in Our Schools Month.” This assembly was for the students who were practicing audience etiquette. (R) At the 1st Grade concert entitled “Percussion Parade," each student wore a color to match a family within the Percussion Instruments. There are five families: woods, metals, membranes (skins), shakers, and scrapers.
Fourth graders at Oak Ridge Elementary visited Lansing. One group was able to see the Senate in session. The other group was able to meet both our Senator Mallory McMorrow, who featured them on her Facebook page. Facebook video link
Upton students participated in a Battle of the Books competition in March. Students read or listened to these books and voted on their fate in the battle! To celebrate biographies, Mrs. Van Every’s 5th graders created action figures highlighting the amazing lives of the people they read about. All action figures included a summary, trading card, accessories, and decorative boxes. Students even recorded advertisements to persuade others to “buy” them.
Insight Into Learning


During the week of February 26-March 1, the IB Diploma Programme at Royal Oak High School hosted its program evaluation visit. The visitation was virtual and included interviews with the DP Coordinator (Leah Barnett), DP teachers, Board members, students, and administrators.

At the conclusion of the visit, the evaluators gave a verbal report praising our teachers, students, and program design. Of course, they were impressed by Barnett's hard work during the visit and her coordination of the program.

As with all IB visits, we are awaiting the written report that will reiterate the accolades and identify opportunities for growth. We’re excited about the opportunity that our students in Royal Oak have to engage in the IB experience and look forward to supporting them as they learn and grow.

DEI Work


Greetings from the Deeper Dive!

I hope that everyone had a marvelous March! Spring has finally “sprung” on the calendar, and I am sure the higher temperatures will soon follow! March was another month packed with events, education, and engagement!

One of the first highlights was a day filled with community-building, collaborative learning, analyzing, and reflection at Oakland Schools. Royal Oak Schools was the district with the largest representation at the “Inclusive Classroom- Strategies, Principles & Practices for Teaching and Learning” professional learning conference facilitated by Cornelius Godfrey. Godfrey serves as the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant for Oakland Schools and is a former Special Education teacher.

During the session, participants engaged in learning about the definition and/or practice of the following concepts and more:

  • Strategies for building an inclusive classroom
  • Diving deeper into the Academic Mindset
  • The Impact of Microaggressions (Intent vs. Impact)
  • Student Identity
  • Building and maintaining relationships
  • Positive Classroom Culture

We are always grateful for engaging and exciting professional learning opportunities and are looking forward to attending future events and sessions at Oakland Schools.

The second week kicked off the inaugural Reading Rocks Tour for Royal Oak Schools. I coordinated this tour to offer an opportunity for Board Office staff and our Royal Oak School Board members to visit classrooms to serve as Mystery Guest readers. We were able to visit over 35 classrooms and read to over 800 students from March 11th- March 22nd. Students received many bookmarks and surprises at the end of their visits, including materials from Royal Oak Public Library. This was a great celebration for National Reading Month but also tied into Reading Across America’s March 2024 theme of “Celebrating Diversity.” The tour was a huge success, and I am excited to expand it even further during our 2024-2025 school year. A huge thank you to everyone who participated! (See photo gallery in this newsletter.)

As we travel into April, we will travel worldwide as Keller Elementary hosts the 2024 International Food and Fun Festival. The event will be held at Keller Elementary on Friday, April 12th. Doors will open at 6:15 pm, and the event will run until 8:45 pm. Keller students, staff, and PTA are already hard at work preparing for the Royal Oak community to join them in celebrating families, cultures, arts, and food around the globe. Please click here to learn more about the event and check out the IFFF Online Recipe Book.

Well wishes to everyone as we celebrate inclusion, togetherness, and belonging in April. We are very excited to honor, celebrate, and demonstrate acceptance during Autism Acceptance Month throughout the month of April.

~Ashley Phillips, DEI Coordinator

Solar Eclipse


On Monday, April 8th, a breathtaking celestial event is set to grace the skies: a total solar eclipse. This rare phenomenon, where the moon will appear to cover the entire surface of the sun, promises to captivate millions of viewers across the country, including small parts of Michigan.

According to NASA, the eclipse will first be visible in certain regions of the United States before making its way across Canada and eventually exiting North America. While only specific areas will experience totality, many more will have the opportunity to witness a partial eclipse.

In our neck of the woods, the eclipse will offer a remarkable sight, but it's crucial to remember safety first. Staring directly at the sun, especially during an eclipse, can cause severe eye damage. NASA emphasizes the importance of using protective measures to safeguard your eyes during the event.

Here are some essential safety tips to keep in mind from NASA:

  • Don't Look Directly at the Sun: Except during the brief total phase of the eclipse, it's unsafe to gaze directly at the sun without specialized eye protection for solar viewing.
  • Use Proper Eye Protection: When observing the partial phases of the eclipse, make sure to wear safe solar viewing glasses, also known as "eclipse glasses," or use a handheld solar viewer. These glasses are designed to protect your eyes from the sun's harmful rays.
  • Avoid Using Cameras or Binoculars: Looking at the sun through camera lenses, binoculars, or telescopes without the appropriate solar filters can lead to instant eye injury. It's crucial to use caution and follow safety guidelines when using optical devices during the eclipse.
  • Consider Indirect Viewing Methods: If you prefer not to look directly at the sun, you can still enjoy the eclipse using indirect viewing methods, such as a pinhole projector. This simple device allows you to project an image of the sun onto a surface, providing a safe way to observe the eclipse.

By following these guidelines, you can fully experience the wonder of the solar eclipse while protecting your eyesight. Be on the lookout for specific information about eclipse day from your child's principal.

For more information and safety tips, visit NASA's official Eclipse website.

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Dates for April


April is Arab American Heritage Month

April is Math Awareness Month

April is School Library Month

April is Limb Loss Awareness Month

April 1-5 Nat'l Assistant Principals Week

April 2 - World Autism Awareness Day

April 3 - Nat'l Paraprofessional Appreciation Day

April 4 - Nat'l School Librarian Day

April 7-13 Nat'l Library Week

April 3, 17, 24 - Late Starts

April 8 - Solar Eclipse

April 11 - Board of Education Regular Meeting 6:30 PM

April 20 - Volunteer Recognition Day

April 22 - Earth Day

April 24 - Administrative Professionals Day

2024-25 School Calendar

The 2024-25 school year calendar has been approved. Use this link to review the calendar, which is located on our website under District/Calendars.



We would love to invite you to join our team. You can use this link to apply for most jobs with Royal Oak Schools:

Food service workers and cashiers: Chartwells Food Service hires substitute food service workers. The cashier position is from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and pays $14/hr. The cook position is at the elementary schools from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and pays $16.15/hr. After training, you would be "as needed" fill-in for sick calls, working on average 1-2 days per week. It could also become regular part-time when openings exist. Includes free lunch.

Substitute teachers: EDUStaff is our partner for substitute teachers. Please apply through their website at:

Paraprofessionals: A paraprofessional works with a team of teachers to help qualified students be successful at school. These patient and caring individuals may implement academic, physical, behavioral, and self-care supports that empower students to engage with their education as independently as possible. All applicants should apply through the Oakland Schools Human Resources Consortium website at:

Individuals interested in working with and caring for school-age children before and after school for our Young Oaks (Latchkey) Program should contact the Addams Early Childhood Center at (248) 288-3220.

Bus Drivers: Durham School Services is hiring for our transportation department. A minimum of 20 hours is guaranteed, with options for more. Contact James Hollis at Durham to apply:

Instructional and administrative positions: Check the Oakland Schools Consortium portal at Employment opportunities with Royal Oak Schools are on our website under Employment/HR. If you have any more questions, please contact Beth Caverly at the District Offices: or (248) 435-8400 x1210.


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