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RECENT NEWS


We have a new site available that houses the links to all of our recommended websites for kids, including the ones we use at school to enhance learning like Study Island and Moby Max. Just click this link and you'll have access to all of these great sites. We will be adding more as the year progresses, but you can start looking right away!

Websites


Do you know of a great book that you would like to see in our school library? Click this link and fill out the form to make your suggestion!
Thank you!  


Library Book Suggestions



You can subscribe to our YouTube channel by clicking on this link:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClIhEWAAeqm2thDopHZr_Cw


Please check back from time to time. 
We will be updating information regularly.

MISSION STATEMENT

Welcome to O'Bannon!

Our Mission: O'Bannon Elementary School provides an educational setting where everyone is accepted, respected, and challenged to be their BEST.

Our Vision: The O'Bannon community is committed to developing the total child in becoming a responsible, successful and caring citizen. We strive to assist every child in developing his or her potential through effective education; ensuring that each child will become a problem solver, critical thinker, life-long learner, a proactive citizen, a productive citizen, an effective communicator, and a confident individual.

The O'Bannon Pledge

I am an O’Bannon Learner.

I am a unique and important person.

I take full responsibility for my actions

because I am responsible for my life.

I respect others.

I have a positive attitude.

I take pride in my work.

I learn the skills to achieve.

I am an O’Bannon Learner.

I am a unique and important person.

It is the policy of O'Bannon Elementary School not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or handicap in its programs as required by the Indiana Civil Rights Act (I.C. 22-9.1), Title VI and VII (Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX (Educational Amendments), and Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973).


How to find us


New IN Race/Ethnicity Reporting Requirement
Letter to Parents: English- Spanish ; Brochure: English - Spanish
Reporting Form: English - Spanish

Keeping Children Home When They Are Ill: English - Spanish
Fact Sheets: Pertussis (Whooping Cough) ; Meningococcal Disease: English - Spanish

It is the policy of the School City of Hammond not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin,age or handicap in its programs as required by the Indiana Civil Rights Act (I.C. 22-9.1), Title VI and VII (Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX (Educational Amendments), and Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973).
Si usted necesita información acerca del School City of Hammond (las escuelas públicas de Hammond), de alguna escuela de nuestro distrito en particular, o de algún programa en español u otro idioma, por favor, llame a nuestro departamento de educación bilingüe si necesita ayuda al (219) 933-2455.


Allison Lenzo Principal
ALenzo

NWI TIMES FEED

Building on the growing success of Whiting's Pierogi Fest, this year the city will team up with The Times Media Co. on a new event — a photo contest.
Merrillville police are investigating a homicide that took place at the 5900 block of Harrison Street.
EAST CHICAGO — The East Chicago City Council has approved a use variance so a restaurant that will serve alcoholic beverages can operate at 4861 Homerlee Ave.
CEDAR LAKE — A citizens’ petition asking the question of whether the town should withdraw from the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) be put on the ballot led to a sometimes contentious discussion during a recent Town Council meeting.
HAMMOND — Outside, cars were parked around the block and droves of family and friends swarmed the exits of the George Rogers Clark High School auditorium during the school’s 81st commencement ceremony Friday.

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