9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Orange Preparatory Academy Grade 8 Student Orientation
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Orange Preparatory Academy Grade 9 Student Orientation
7:30 PM Special Public Board Meeting
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Welcome Back Staff - Annual Superintendent's Forum
Believing that school dress can significantly influence student behavior; Heywood Avenue School will expect all students who have not received exemption, to comply with the district’s uniform dress code.
Boys- White or light blue polo or oxford shirt, navy blue (grades K – 7) or khaki (grades 5 – 7 only) pants, navy blue sweater, tie is optional.
Girls- White or light blue polo or oxford Shirt, navy blue (grades K – 7) or khaki (grades 5 – 7 only) skirt, skort, or dress jumper, or pants. White or blue tights or socks, navy blue sweater.
Boys/Girls (PE requirements) - White, light blue, navy or gray t-shirts and/or sweatshirts with navy blue or gray shorts/sweatpants. A Heywood Avenue T-shirt is also acceptable. Sneakers are to be worn only on Physical Education days.
Students are allowed to carry backpacks, sling back backpacks, cinch sacks, bags and purses to and from school. Students must place these items in their designated area before the start of the school day. Middle School students in grades 5-7 may carry their belongings in a cinch sack or drawstring bag. Carrying backpacks to each classroom is not permitted due to instructional space and safety in the hallways and stairwells.