Oakstead Elementary School
Principal: Dr. Claudia Steinacker
Assistant Principal:
Danielle McDowell
Assistant Principal:
Kerri Leahy

19925 Lake Patience Rd
Land O Lakes, FL 34638
Phone: (813) 346-1500
Fax: (813) 346-1591
School Hours 9:36 – 3:50


Student Transportation Changes?

Please fill out our Online Otter Runner for student dismissal changes. 

PLEASE NOTE- Same day changes to dismissal WILL NOT be accepted after 3:00 PM in order to maintain security and safety during dismissal for over 1,000+ students that attend Oakstead. Our first priority is to ensure safe dismissal for ALL students.


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Weekly Communication

April 25th- Weekly Communication

Oakstead families, This week we are celebrating our teachers and staff! This Monday we launched our trip, with a travel theme. Tuesday is Paris, Wednesday we will land in Italy, Thursday is Aruba...

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April 18th- Weekly Communication

Oakstead families, We hope you had an amazing weekend. Our Otter Splash Day is on Friday, April 21st, we will have a closed campus for lunches on this day. Friday is also beach themed; your child is...

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April 4th- Weekly Commuication

Oakstead families, Thank you for coming to our Art Showcase last week, we had a great turn out and many families had the opportunity to visit the Book Fair!  Please click here for more Weekly News.

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March 28th- Weekly Communication

We would like to thank you for all your support in our Otter Olympics and contributions. We surpassed our goal of $35,000 and raised $40,000! Our Book Fair opened today and will run through April...

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Principal’s News

Sunlake Community Service Project

Sunlake High School Student Council Presents Blankets and Bears of Care. Student Council and Advent Health Hospital are partnering for the holidays to collect NEW blankets and stuffed animals for...

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Winter Fest, December 1st

Join us for Oakstead Elementary's Winter Fest!  Thursday December 1st from 6 pm to 8:30 pm.  Wristbands are $10 on Rycor (https://studentquickpay.com/pasco) There will be tons of Winter Activities...

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Animal Adoption Event

Home for the Holidays Adopt-A-Thon.  Adoptions, Food, Music, Vendors.  Saturday, November 12th, 10 am to 1 pm.  Hosted by Runaways Animal Rescue, 8020 Washington Street, Port Richey, FL.  Over 10...

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STEM Showcase

STEM Showcase Launch Week is Coming!  Students in grades 3-5 will take time each day during the week of October 18th to learn about the world of Space Exploration, Engineering, and Coding and...

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