Oceanway Middle School Newsletter

What's Happening on March 24

Report Cards Go Home

Students will receive report cards on Monday, March 27 and will be available in the Focus Parent Portal on that day.

Early Release Wednesday, March 29

This Wednesday, March 29 students will be dismissed at 2:30 p.m. for teacher planning.

Honor Roll Treat Thursday

All students who received all As or A/B Honor Roll for the third quarter will receive a treat and a certificate on Thursday, March 30 at lunch.

Oceanway Will offer summer Boost Program

Oceanway will host a FREE six-week summer remediation and enrichment program June 12-July 21. Students currently in grades 5, 6, and 7 are eligible. The program will run 9:30-4:15 Monday through Friday with transportation available. Register through the Parent Focus account. Limited seats available. Questions? mailto:summer_boost@duvalschools.org

Yearbook Ads are Here!

Yearbook ad sales will be made available starting Friday, March 3. If a parent wants to create their own ad, please send those finished ads to Ms. Henry at henryl2@duvalschools.org with name of the student and grade of the student in the subject line. The cost of the ads is:

Full Page…… $125,

½ page …… $75.00,

¼ page…. 35.00

Payment may be made at:


It is under: OMS 2023 YEARBOOK ADS

Jacksonville Sharks Come to Oceanway

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Jacksonville Sharks Quarterback Graham Kelly and Defensive Back Marvin Ross came last Wednesday to present to 6th grade students on making good choices and social media. The Sharks will be back to follow up with students.

8th Grade End of Year Activities

8th grade students were sent home last week with a package that contains activities that are planned for 8th grade week at the end of May. In this package you will find detailed information regarding dates, planned activities, cost and behavior expectations. All payment(s) and paperwork MUST be completed and turned in to Ms. Herbert, Ms. Duncan or Mrs. Holt by April 15, 2023. Payment(s) must be made online at https://dcps.schoolcashonline.com. Parents, please remind your student of behavior expectations that have been put in place to participate in all activities. Additional packets can be found on Oceanway Middle School website, front office and/or from Ms. Herbert.

Please Help Us Get a New Sign

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Oceanway Fundraiser for a New Sign-We Need Your Help!

As you may have noticed, our school sign is in need of an upgrade. We are looking to replace the sign electronics. The cost is $45,000. Please consider making a small donation to help us upgrade the sign to one that works! Even small donations make a big impact!


Parent Facebook Page

If you are interested, there is now a parent Facebook full of information. Here's how to join:


JEA Academy Representatives Will Be on Campus to Meet with 8th Grade Students in April

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