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  • September 01, 2014
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    September 30, 2014
    • First Grading Period Ends
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    • Second Grading Period Begins

J. W. O'Banion Middle School

An AVID National Demonstration School


School Hours 8:44 a.m. - 3:50 p.m.

News, Events, and Announcements

Bison Camp

All incoming 6th graders are invited to attend O'Banion Bison Camp. This is a special day for 6th graders to see the school, meet their teachers, and learn great knowledge that help make their transition from elementary school to middle school successful.

  • DATE: August 13
  • TIME: 8:30 a.m. - noon
  • LOCATION: O'Banion MIddle School

School Supply Lists

The first day of school is quickly approaching.  Be prepared the first day of school with the school supplies you'll need to make your year fantastic.  If you have questions about anything on the supply list, your child's teachers can clarify things on the first day of school.

6th Grade Supply List

7th and 8th Grade Supply List



Make sure you get your official O'Banion backpack!  Of course you may buy them before or after school during the year, but you can get them before school begins as well.

  • DATE: August 22
  • TIME: 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • LOCATION: O'Banion MIddle School
  • Cost: $12 each


Spirit Sweatshirts and Hoodies

Order your O'Banion Spirit sweatshirts and hoodies now before the cooler weather hits.  Sweatshirts are $20 and hooded sweatshirts are $25.  This is the sweatshirt/hoodie that students will be allowed to wear inside the building.  Remember, even though it is hot outside, it tends to be cold in the building. Bring your order form and money to the office anytime during the year.

Spirit Sweatshirt Order Form

AVID at O'Banion

The AVID Excel program, which is geared to meet the needs of ELL students, will be piloted at O'Banion this year.

In the 2014-2015 school year, our campus will have the new AVID Excel class, three seventh grade AVID classes and three eighth grade AVID classes. 






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