Welcome to Week 34

Welcome to another week! There are only five weeks of school left - let’s make them count!

Just a reminder that after school tutorial sessions have now ended. Thank you to everyone who attended!

Swim Unit

Swimming continues this week! Here is the link to our Swim Schedule. 

Math Bowl

We are wishing the best of luck to our 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade teams participating in Math Bowl on Tuesday! The event is held at the OFC auditorium.

NES Talent Show

NES has talent!!! Come and join us for an annual NES Talent Show on Thursday, April 25 at 6:30 PM in the cafeteria. 

State Assessments

Here are the dates for the upcoming assessments:

  • 05/01-05/24 F.A.S.T. Reading and Math (Grades 4-5)
  • 05/01-05/24 STAR Reading and Math (Grades K-2)
  • 05/06-05/17 NGSSS Science (Grade 5)

Parent information letters about each assessment and more specifics dates are accessible below:

3rd Grade Parents Information Session

An informational session will be held for 3rd grade parents on Tuesday, April 23 at 4 PM in our Media Center to review the upcoming state assessments in 3rd grade. We will discuss students’ promotion criteria and review the sample tests. We hope you will join us!

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week

Our Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week is scheduled for May 6-10. Let’s show our teachers and staff some love!!!

Please contact us at robinsont@okee.k12.fl.us if you can help with school-wide celebration. Donations will be accepted for various items during the week of April 29.

End of the Year APTT Dates

End of the year APTT (Academic Parent Teacher Team)  meetings are scheduled in conjunction with other events taking place at the end of May. Check it out and save the date!

Space Art Contest

Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez has announced the launch of the 2024 Florida Space Art Contest. Students in grades K-5 are encouraged to create an art piece inspired by the theme: Suit Up! Florida’s Space Suit of the Future. More information is available at: https://floridaspaceart.com/. All entries are due on May 24, 2024.

Free Breakfast and Lunch       

Here is the menu for the week:



chicken legs / cheeseburgers


chicken alfredo / turkey & cheese sub


shepherd's pie / hotdogs


Chicken nugget (sharks) / pbj


pizza / mac & cheese



chicken tenders


Turkey & cheese sub


shepherd's pie


chicken nuggets (sharks)


Mac & cheese

Upcoming Dates at Glance - Now Including Many End of the Year Events

  • 4/22 OHS Grad Walk
  • 4/23 3rd Grade State Assessment Parent Information Night 4 PM in Media Center
  • 4/24 NES 4H Speaking Contest
  • 4/25 NES Talent Show 6:30 PM
  • 4/27 Science Olympiad at FAU
  • 5/1 State Assessments Start in K-5
  • 5/6 Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week
  • 5/9 SAC Meeting 4 PM
  • 5/14 School Board Meeting 6 PM
  • 5/17 VPK Graduation 
  • 5/21 3rd and 4th Grade Awards
  • 5/22 KG Graduation
  • 5/23 5th Grade Awards and Graduation
  • 5/24 Early Release Day 11:30 AM
  • 5/27 Holiday - No School
  • 5/28 Teacher Plan Day - No Students

More events can be found at http://nes.okee.k12.fl.us/events

Important Documents

School Safety

All students have access to the Fortify FL reporting app on their Chromebooks. Fortify FL posters posted around campus to remind students they can report suspicious activity at any time using the app.


Dr. Tuuli Robinson

Principal of North Elementary School