USD #358 Oxford Public Schools announced Friday morning there will be NO school on Monday, August 21st, due to the solar eclipse. The first day of school will be on Tuesday, August 22nd 2017.
Two factors contributed to the decision, first many families are expressing interest in traveling to areas of totality for this event, along with participating in organized viewing gatherings in the area. The second factor is concerns with supervision and safety of groups of students during outdoor viewing and movement between buildings during the eclipse.
The date for make-up with be determined at a later time.
A big thank you to the Oxford Methodist Church, RCB Bank and the Oxford Chamber of Commerce for the donuts, cookies, and gift bags for the teachers and staff. USD 358 is proud to be a part of such a caring thoughtful community. ... See MoreSee Less