On Nov. 20, 2019, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners announced the winners of Oakland County’s “I Voted!” sticker contest. Winners Penelope Blanchard (9th grade) from Walled Lake Western High School and Charlisa Penzak (6th grade) from Birmingham Covington School will have their designs printed as ‘I Voted!’ stickers, which will be distributed to voters at precincts throughout the county in 2020. Both students received a $1,000 prize courtesy of Cornerstone Community Financial Credit Union. More than 600 middle and high school students across Oakland County submitted entries.
Winners of 'I Voted' Sticker Contest' chosen
On Nov. 20, 2019, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners announced the winners of Oakland County’s “I Voted!” sticker contest.
Congratulations to Oakland Schools Communications Services! The team was just recognized with two honorable mentions in PR Daily’s international nonprofit awards program for two successful marketing campaigns promoting Oakland Schools’ advocacy and community efforts.
Joel Massarello, who teaches automotive technology at Oakland Schools Technical Campus Northwest (OSTC-NW) in Clarkston, was surprised during an assembly on Oct. 24 by a representative from Harbor Freight Tools for Schools with the news that he and his school will receive $50,000—$35,000 for the school’s skilled trades program and $15,000 for him personally.
Every morning before Jennifer Gottlieb leaves the house, she says to her husband, “I’m going to go do great things for kids today.”
This is her motto, the one she brings with her to work every day at Oakland Schools as the new executive director for District and School Services.
Isabelle McCann-Gutshall from Oakland Schools Technical Campus Northwest (OSTC-NW) earned a Top 10 award at the Future Health Professionals (HOSA) 42nd Annual International Leadership Conference June 19-22 in Orlando, FL. She was a Waterford Kettering High School senior.
Oakland Schools' students who were recently given a Michigan Breaking Traditions 2019 Award from the Michigan Department of Education.