Oley Valley School District

Digital Update -- October 2016

Homecoming 2016

OVHS Band -- Homecoming 2016 - YouTube

Elementary School Update

Oley Valley Elementary School

Middle School Update

Oley Valley Middle School

High School Update

Oley Valley High School

Athletics Update

For Athletic Schedules & Information visit www.ovlynx.org


Follow the Athletic Department on Twitter @OVLynx for varsity scores and live playoff updates each season.


Congratulations to Conner Gollwitzer, Christopher Kubitz, Jenna Miller and Madison Wolf for qualifying for the District 3 Golf Championship. Conner finished in 11th at the District 3 Tournament. Jenna finished 4th at the BCIAA Girls Golf Championship and Madison placed 6th.


Congratulations to Rebecca Snyder and Molly Talarico for winning medals at the BCIAA Cross Country Championship. Rebecca finished 2nd and Molly finished 11th overall! Both the Girls’ and Boys’ Cross Country teams will be competing at the District 3 Championship on Saturday, 10/29 at Big Springs High School.


Congratulations to the Field Hockey team on winning the BCIAA Championship. The team is currently 20-0 and will be the #1 seed in the upcoming District 3 1A tournament. The Lynx have a first round bye and will start in the Quarterfinals on Saturday, 10/29 (opponent/site/time TBD). The team has scored an amazing 117 goals on the season while only allowing 7 goals so far!


Congratulations to the Boys Soccer team on winning the BCIAA Championship Game for the first time since 1972. After starting the season 1-4, the boys have won 14 out of their last 15 games to win the league championship. The boys defeated Reading (#3 4A team), Fleetwood (#7 3A team) and Wilson (#2 4A team) on their way to the Berks County Championship. The team will be the #5 seed in the upcoming District 3 2A tournament and will travel to Elco on Saturday, 10/29 at 7:00PM to face the Raiders in the District 3 Quarterfinals.


Reminder that anyone who plans on participating in a Winter Sport must hand in their physical packet (did not do a Fall sport) or recertification form (did a Fall sport) by Friday, November 4th. Students are only eligible to start Winter practices 24 hours after their completed paperwork is submitted. Your cooperation in getting all necessary forms

handed in on time is greatly appreciated!


HS Winter Sports start on Friday, November 18th.


MS Winter Sports start on Tuesday, November 29th.

Calling All Veterans!

The Oley Valley Middle School is creating an area to recognize our past and present veterans who are graduates of the Oley Valley School District.


Please send or e-mail a photo, first name, last name, graduating year, armed forces branch, years of service and theater of operation to:


Oley Valley Middle School

Veterans Wall

3247 Friedensburg Road

Oley, PA 19547


or email Dan Marks with the information.


If you do not have a photo to give us, please stop by the Oley Valley Middle School so we may take a digital image of your photo.


Thank you for your service!

Angel Tree Donations

Every holiday season the Oley Valley School District facilitates an Angel Tree program. The purpose of this program is to provide gift cards to families in need during the holiday season. Last year we helped over 50 families.


If you are interested in donating to this program please contact Mrs. Deb Bernecker via phone at 610-987-4100 ext 1191 or e-mail at dbernecker@ovsdpa.org.


If you are in need of donations and would like to be an Angel Tree recipient please contact Deb Bernecker at the contact information listed above. All requests for donations will remain confidential.

We Need Your Help!

We are looking for class graduation photos from the years listed below. These photos will be added to our graduation wall in the high school. Please contact Lori McIlvee at 610-987-4100 ext. 1312 or lmcIlvee@ovsdpa.org for more information



  • 1919
  • 1956
  • 1958
  • 1959
  • 1960
  • 1961
  • 1962
  • 1972
  • 1975
  • 1982
  • 1985
  • 1986
  • 1987

OLEY VALLEY COMMUNITY EDUCATION FOUNDATION

The Oley Valley Community Education Foundation's mission is "To enhance educational opportunities for the students, residents, employees, and alumni of the Oley Valley School District while encouraging community support and participation."


OVCEF has provided our students and teachers with activities and tools including Promethean Interactive Whiteboards, scholarships, and the mobile Ag lab.


Click here for more information and ways to donate toward this great organization.

Oley Valley Employment Opportunities

The Oley Valley School District currently has the following Administrative Vacancy:


Business Manager


The Oley Valley School District currently has the following job opportunities:


Long Term Substitute High School Agriculture Teacher

Part-Time 182 Day Instructional Assistant(s)


The Oley Valley School District currently has the following substitute openings:


Substitute Certified Teachers

Substitute Instructional Assistants

Substitute Custodians

Substitute Licensed Practical Nurses

Substitute Clerical

Substitute Dining Services


Click here for more information regarding all employment opportunities.

Important Dates

  • 10/23/16 -- Red Ribbon Week
  • 10/25/16 -- ES PTO Meeting 6:30PM
  • 10/26/16 -- ES Boosterthon
  • 10/28/16 -- ES Halloween Parade
  • 10/31/16 -- End of Quarter 1
  • 11/7/16 -- School Board Committee Meetings
  • 11/9/16 -- School Board Combined Committee Meeting 7:00PM
  • 11/9/16 -- HS Junior Parent Night 6:30PM
  • 11/10/16 -- MS PTSO Meeting 7:00PM
  • 11/11/16 -- MS Veterans Day Program 1:00PM
  • 11/10, 11, 12 -- High School Fall Play 7:00PM
  • 11/15/16 -- HS Band & Orchestra Concert 7:00PM
  • 11/16/16 -- School Board Meeting 7:00PM
  • 11/17/16 -- National Honor Society Induction
  • 11/18/16 -- HS Winter Sports Begin
  • 11/21-23 -- Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • 11/21-22 -- Schools Closed for Elementary School Students
  • 11/23-28 -- Schools Closed
  • 11/30/16 -- National Junior Honor Society Induction 7:00PM


Click here for the full district calendar