Ordean East Middle School News

Where In The World...

September 26, 2019

Where In The World Is.... Students at Ordean East Middle School practicing geography skills in Ms. Timmersman's class using balloons and markers.  #Inspire709

Bountiful Harvest

September 18, 2019

The Ordean East Garden Crew managed an impressive harvest of spinach, kale, peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes, and a whopping 48.28 pounds of potatoes! Many thanks to Ms. Pavlisich f...

Warm Welcome!

August 26, 2019

We had a lot of fun welcoming our incoming 6th graders, providing a chance to meet teachers, get schedules & locker combo, tour the school, and make new friends! We hav...

Many thanks to the student volunteers helping out in the Ordean East School Garden this summer.  We appreciate your green thumbs!

A special THANK YOU to our 6th grade teachers for working above and beyond to prepare and take our kids to an amazing experience at BizTown! They had a great time learning about...

Music Students Shine

March 29, 2019

Our Ordean Choir sang the National Anthem at the Harlem Globetrotters game at the DECC. They sounded great and represented OEMS superbly. Thank you Ms Shusterich & Mr E...

Robotics Team Success

January 23, 2019

Congratulations to the OEMS Devildogs robotics team! They competed in a Regional Tournament in Burnsville and won 3 of 5 matches, with an 8th place finish overall. The Devild...

 Students from Ordean East Middle School had an opportunity to work and learn with Minnesota Artist Anne Labovitz. Labovitz is an American artist based in St Paul, whose pr...

Sharing Music

December 17, 2018

Harmony Bridge students from Ordean East Middle School Grade 6-8 Band connecting with seniors through music at Mount Royal Pines.

Spelling Success

November 30, 2018

Congratulations to all students who participated in our school spelling bee! We have impressive spellers at OE.  Here are the results: 7th/8th grade bee  1. Andre...

Strategy & Decision-Making

November 30, 2018

From Mr. Churchill’s room:  All great conquerors played chess. Game of strategy & decision making. Also, all great conquerors enjoyed restaurant quality mints. Le...

Creativity Rocks

November 30, 2018

After School Art Club - Constructing & Designing Air Guitars 

Partnership for Safety

November 30, 2018

Our partnership with local law enforcement is valued. Duluth Police & Superior Police K9 Handlers performed a training exercise at OEMS and we practiced a lockdown drill. Th...

Many thanks go out to our partners at the College of St. Scholastica, Mrs. Tanya Jackson, and Mr. Tim Churchill. Their collaboration made it possible for our students to learn p...

Engineering & Design

October 12, 2018

6th Grade Physical Science - Engineering and the Design Process.  Students work in pairs/groups as they relate structures to functions by designing, testing, & improvin...

Bountiful Harvest

September 13, 2018

Forty pounds of lemon cucumbers delivered to the cafe from our school garden!

Congratulations Juniper Kelly-Swing and Siri Pilate, Ordean East Middle School! Winners of the 2018 Captain Ray Skelton River Quest Writing Contest. Check out their award-winnin...

A big THANK-YOU to Qdoba, for sponsoring the fundraiser for our garden door. We are able to access our garden so easily now!   Here are some photos from our recent Gar...

New Family Orientation

May 28, 2018

New Family Orientation was a success! We are thrilled to welcome you to our school. If you would like to enroll into 6th, 7th, or 8th grade for the 2018-19 school year, call 218...

Students participated in the 2018 Minnesota State History Day Competition in Minneapolis, the following earned Honorable Mention Awards: Claire Atella, Colin Willemsen, and Luca...

Congratulations to Jamison Dietlan and Beau Giddings who set new City Swim Records on March 6th, at the final middle school swim meet for the year. Beau Giddings (8th Grade):...