Grades 1-6 will participate in the O.W. Dillon Spelling Bee coming up this Friday, December 14th! The event will be held in the O.W. Dillon gymnasium at 8:30 a.m.
Santa will be stopping by O.W. Dillon on Monday, December 17th. Pictures can be taken with Santa for $10.00 (payable in the school office).
The Springfield High School Drama team will be visiting O.W. Dillon on Wednesday, December 19th. They will be performing their Christmas play, "Hillbilly Christmas" at 1:00 p.m. in the school gym. Students can attend the event for an admission fee of $5.00.
The O.W. Dillon Christmas Program will be held on Thursday, December 20th at 1:00 p.m. Please join us for the event!
The 21st Century Afterschool Program at O.W. Dillon Leadership Academy is the recipient of a 2018 Micro Grant from Entergy. The grant was written by the program’s Site-Coordinator, Henrietta Vernon. With the $1,000 grant, she plans to purchase STEAM engaging hands-on activities and coding kits for students in the program. Devona Sandifer-Sibley, 5th and 6th grade science teacher at O.W. Dillon and three of her science students (pictured in their lab coats) are shown accepting the award from Entergy.
TPSS Poster Contest
Congratulations to Reann Fisher, 3rd place winner in the K-4 division of the poster contest for TPSS Bullying Prevention Week.
Students in grades 5-6 voted in officers for the 2018-19 O.W. Dillon student council. Elected as president was Makalah Dyson, vice-president McKenzie Dyson, treasurer Kaden Reed, and secretary Mariah Powell.