OGE 3rd Grade News

May 9 - 13

Twizzlers for Troops

May 16 - 20

OGES will be hosting “Twizzlers® for Troops” to benefit USO South Carolina. Please show your support and appreciation for our troops by donating snack size and/or individually wrapped candies listed below:

Twizzlers®, Skittles, Starburst, Hershey’s Chocolate Bars, Gummi Bears, Mentos, Gum, etc.

Shoe Recycling

The 3rd grade is partnering with Keep Midlands Beautiful and collecting used shoes. These shoes will be recycled to a family in need. Please donate shoes of any size through May 12!

Blowfish Reading Logs

Oak Grove Elementary Night is Wednesday, June 1st at 7:05 pm. Please make sure that your child is working on completing this reading log. The reading logs are due by May 20. Even if you can't attend the game please turn in the reading log as the school with the highest participation will receive $500 in new library books!

Math Test

The Unit 10 math test will be on Friday, May 13th. Please be on the lookout for a study guide.

Important Dates

Muffins for Moms - Grades 1 - 3 : May 13th

Blowfish Reading Logs Due : May 20th

Career Day : May 24th

No School : May 30th

Blowfish Reading Night at 7:05 pm : June 1st

Early Dismissal at 11:00 am - June 1st

Early Dismissal at 11:00 am - June 2nd

Spelling List

1) person

2) helmet

3) until

4) carpet

5) Monday

6) enjoy

7) forget

8) problem

9) Sunday

10) garden

11) order

12) mistake

13) herself

14) umpire


15) after

16) under


17) expect

18) wisdom