We are excited to celebrate STEMM's Teacher of the Year tonight at OCSD's annual banquet. Our STEMM family loves Mr Brown!
3 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Teacher of the year banquet
Teacher of the Year banquet
Teacher of the Year banquet
Teacher of the Year banquet
Teacher of the Year banquet
Get ready for Literacy Week January 22-26! Celebrate Literacy Week 2024 is celebrated next week (January 22-26). This year’s theme is Believe in Your “Shelf” – Building Resiliency Through Reading! We have some fun events planned!
3 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Believe in your "shelf" Literacy Week January 22-28.
Mr. Adam's classes did peer reviews of their thesis statements for their National History Day projects. They are developing a thesis statement that addresses a narrow topic and connects that topic with the theme--all in 40 to 60 words!
3 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Mr. Adams' students doing peer reviews of thesis statements.
Check out some of the highlights of our STEMM science fair! We are proud of their persistence and perseverance in successfully completing their science fair projects--a journey that required hard work, dedication, and a passion for discovery. 🏆👩‍🔬🏆👨‍🔬🏆
3 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Dr. Langshaw with the category winners!
Dr. Langshaw with the category winners.
STEMM science fair
Mr. Mortensen's CTE classes are learning to create 3D designs using Tinkercad. They are discovering how to place and combine objects to make a file for the 3D printer.
3 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Students learning TinkerCad.
Celebrating success! 64 Stingers aced the first semester, making the A honor roll. They were treated to a Glow Party with music, lights, snacks, and ice cream. Congratulations to these high-achieving Stingers on leveling up academically! 🎉📚✨
3 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Students enjoying the glow party!
Students enjoying the glow party!
OCSD is working with County Emergency Management Officials who are monitoring a storm moving into our area tomorrow afternoon.  Following this morning's weather updates from County Emergency Management Officials, the District will communicate any potential adjustments to Friday's schedule to parents and the community.  No adjustments to Friday's schedule have been made at this time. Thank you.
3 months ago, Communications
monitoring weather
OCSD is working with County Emergency Management Officials who are monitoring a storm moving into our area tomorrow afternoon.  Following this morning's weather updates from County Emergency Management Officials, the District will communicate any potential adjustments to Friday's schedule to parents and the community.  No adjustments to Friday's schedule have been made at this time. Thank you.
3 months ago, Communications
monitoring weather
Mr. Flynn is our Teacher of the Month. A student says, "I will NEVER forget Mr. Flynn. He was an amazing teacher in 6th grade, helping me with all of my needs, getting students to work together, and pulling them in one-on-one sessions about their grades.."
4 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Mr. Flynn and Dr. Martin.
This month, Dr. Courtney got the Growth Mindset award for implementing high impact strategies. Mrs. Ball got the Heart Award for always being patient with her challenging students. Miss Ramirez got Teamwork Award for making intentional connections between Middles and Littles.
4 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Dr Martin with Dr. Courtney, Mrs. Ball, and Miss Ramirez.
Congratulations to our Students of the Month for demonstrating our Core Values each and every day!
4 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Dr. Martin with the students of the month.
U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz announced the winners of the 2023 Congressional App Challenge for Florida's First District at Northwest Florida State College in Niceville. Congratulations to Carter, Katelyn, and Jaedyn who won Honorable Mention for their Retro Geometry app.
4 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Carter, Katelyn, and Jaedyn with Congressman Gaetz.
At Incubate debate tournament, middle and high school students were evaluated by U.S. Army service members, members of the state judiciary, and local college professors. Congratulations to Ashlynn for first place in the middle school level!
4 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Ashlynn with her first place certificate.
Congratulations to the STEMM SkyMasters and SkyTitans drone teams! SkyMasters placed first overall and SkyTitans placed second overall at the Hsu Foundation Drone Team Challenge.
4 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Drone team at the competition
We will follow an early dismissal schedule on Thursday, December 21 for Winter Break Holidays. STEMM middle school students will dismiss at 1:00.
5 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Early dismissal times by schools
So proud to accept this distinguished honor on behalf of our exceptional students, teachers, and community! Ready to continue this celebration! #NationalBlueRibbonSchool #LevelUp #TogetherWeRise ❤️💙❤️
5 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Dr Martin and Ms Russ holding the National Blue Ribbon award
In honor of Veterans Day, STEMM paid tribute to the brave men and women who have served our nation with courage and dedication. Retired USAF Lt. Gen. Bruce Fister spoke about leadership and service. We thank all those who have served our country.
5 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Eglin Color Guard at STEMM's Veteran's Day program
STEMM Veteran's Day program
Congratulations to Dr. Courtney, Mr. Mortensen, Mrs. Pirro, Mr. Roeckers, and Miss Ramirez! They were awarded grants from the Gulf Coast Chapter of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA). These grants will provide hands-on materials for our students. @ocsd1
5 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
STEMM teachers being given their grant awards.
We are proud to have TWO Education Support People of the Year on our campus! Mrs. Janet and Mr. Jeff are truly blessings to our school! Thank you for all you do to support our Stingers! 
5 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Mrs. Janet with Dr. Martin, Mr. Jeff with Mr. Chambers, and Mrs. Janet with Mr. Chambers
STEMM teachers continue to shine! Mr. Buege was honored by CyberFlorida in their Teacher Spotlight. Mrs. Robinson was selected as the Z96 Teacher of the Week based on a sweet nomination from a parent. Mr. Roeckers is recognized as our Teacher of the Month. Congratulations!
6 months ago, Okaloosa STEMM Academy
Mr. Buege, Mr. Roeckers, Mrs. Robinson with Dr. Martin and their awards.