Oakstead Elementary School

Principal: Tamera Kimpland
19925 Lake Patience Road
Land O Lakes, FL 34638
Phone: (813) 346-1500
Fax: (813) 346-1591

Red Ribbon Week October 23rd – 27th!!

Click here for more information.

Fall Book Fair October 24th – 27th!!

Look for your teacher’s wish list too and add a book to your child’s classroom library. Students may shop all week at their teacher’s discretion and parents are welcome to shop on October 27th during the fall festival.

Oakstead Fall Festival October 27th 6-8 pm

Join us for games, food, music and even hay rides!

Bring your plastic bags to Oakstead!!

Hi families! We are competing with other schools to collect the most plastic bags!! Bring any and all plastic bags. Must be clean and dry! It can be baggies, grocery bags, wrappers. Basically, if you can stretch the plastic – they will recycle it. Watch A Bag’s Life Trailer

Note From Mrs. Kimpland & Mrs. Stine

Take some time to reflect on report cards with your child. Think about work habits, effort and motivation. Set some goals for quarter two and help your child reach his/her new goals.

It’s Red Ribbon Week, October 23rd -28th – “Drug Free is Key for a Bright Future!” Monday – Bright Future Day – wear a bright color, Tuesday- Knock your socks off to drugs – wear crazy socks, Wednesday – Red Spirit Day – wear red, Thursday – Hats off to being drug free – wear a hat to school, Friday – green spirit day – show your Oakstead Pride.

*Thursday is also walk your child to school day- meet the PE coaches at the Oakstead Club House @ 9 AM to join in on the walk.

Wild West Book Fair is here this week October 24th-27th for students to purchase books at their teacher’s discretion during the school day. Book Fair is open to parents on Friday, October 27th from 6-8 pm (during the Fall Festival)

This Friday!! Oakstead Fall Festival on October 27th from 6:00-8:00 Join us for fun fall festivities including lots of games, hay rides, pizza and hot dogs, etc. See flyer in Tuesday folder for more information.

We are also gearing up for our annual Book Character Parade and Literacy Day on October 31st! Families, please plan to join us around 9:50 and don’t forget to bring your drivers license for check in.

Reminder every Monday our staff and students will be wearing Kindness Matters shirts to promote our school theme. If you did not purchase a shirt, your child may still join in by wearing teal! Green spirit is every Friday! Wear your Oakstead, 5th grade leadership, or any green shirt to show your school spirit!

Click here for our Pasco County Press Release it has links to assist with any post Irma needs.

Offering Excellence To All Students


img_0081Oakstead Elementary is a community school located within the Oakstead Subdivision in Land O Lakes, Florida.  Just north of Tampa Bay, Oakstead opened it’s doors in 2006 as part of Pasco County Schools.  Currently our school serves over 750 students in grades pre-k through five.  This year our school-wide motto is Kindness Matters. Teachers, students and parents can work together to create students who are College, Career, and Life Ready.

Upcoming Events

  • Month of Sept. and Oct.- collecting ALL plastic bags (grocery, sandwich bags – any plastic that can be stretched)
  • October 23rd – 27th Red Ribbon Week
  • October 23rd – 27th Book Fair in Media Center (Family Night October 27th 6-8pm)
  • Tuesday, Oct. 23rd – Report Cards go home
  • Friday, Oct. 27th – Fall Festival 6-8pm
  • Tuesday, Oct. 31st – Literacy Book Parade Day starts @ 9:50
  • Wednesday, November 15th – Great American Teach In (Parents, sign up to to teach us about your career)

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TWEETS FROM OAKSTEAD

 

Report a Student Absent


Alert the school that your child will be absent.  Reporting a student absent does not mean the absence is excused.  Proper documentation is still required to determine if an absence will be excused.  Click here to report the absence. 

Become an Approved Volunteer


If you are interested in volunteering at Oakstead, you must first become approved by Pasco County Schools.  Once approved, you may volunteer at school, chaperone field trips, and help at school sponsored programs.  Click here to become an approved volunteer.

Tuesday Folder


Click here to download the latest contents of your child’s Tuesday Folder.  Items that can be downloaded are those sent out to the entire school.  Requests for Items specific to your child’s grade level or class can be made to their teacher.

All Pro Dad at Oakstead


All Pro Dad’s Day is a simple idea with a profound impact. It’s a one-hour monthly breakfast held before school where fathers and their children meet with other dads and kids in the school cafeteria or a local restaurant.

Month At A Glance


Click here to see what is going on this month in an easy to read calendar format.

Quarterly Newsletter


At the end of each quarter we publish a quarterly newsletter that is sent home with report cards.  Click here to download the latest quarterly newsletter.

Our mission is to provide a safe, positive, and collaborative learning environment where our focus is Offering Excellence for all Students.