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500 Stadium ~ Vidor, Texas 77662 (temporary) | 409.951.8860 | 409.769.2678 (fax)
We are striving to make Oak Forest Elementary as productive and efficient as possible
and to provide your child a happy and safe place to learn.

School Hours | Check Out Procedures | Lunch Visits | Safety | Conferences | Cafeteria | Volunteer | Accelerated Reader | Online Library Services | Student Handbook | Student Code of Conduct | SPARK | Readbox & Mathworks

School Hours

7:00 a.m. - Breakfast
7:30 a.m. - School Begins
3:00 p.m. - School Dismisses

Check Out Procedures

If you need to take your child from class for the day:

  • Check in at the office.
  • Sign for your child to be released.
  • Students will be called to the front office.

Lunch Visits

If you would like to visit with your child during his/her lunch:

  • Check in at the office and obtain a visitor's tag (tag must be worn while on campus).
  • Meet your child in the cafeteria and have lunch with *ONLY him/her at the reserved table.
    (*This rule allows for a special time with your child and helps with the continuity in the cafeteria.)

Student Safety
  • Student drop-off is located in front of the building in the GREEN ZONE only. Children are not allowed to cross lanes of parking lot unattended.
  • An Identification Card will be given to display in the passenger/front window.
  • Parent pick-up will take place in the GREEN ZONE. Students will stand with a teacher until his/her car stops completely.
  • Parents may not park and wait outside for their child. They must go through the cuing lane and drive up.
  • Special buses are a necessary part of our school. Pick up is located by the cafeteria. DO NOT BLOCK OR PARK IN THIS AREA.
  • Day Care pick-up is located by the gym.

Teacher Conferences
If you would like to speak with your child's teacher, please send a note or call the office (951.8860).
Please do not attempt to conference during afternoon dismissal. This is a very busy time at Oak Forest as we ensure the safe return of our students.

Oak Forest Oceanside Cafeteria
  • Breakfast Hours: 7:00-7:40
  • Lunch Hours:
    10:30-11:00 - Kindergarten
    11:00-11:30 - 1st Grade
    11:15-11:45 - Pre-K / PPCD / Life Skills
    11:30-12:00 - 2nd Grade / ABU
    12:00-12:30 - 3rd Grade
    12:30-1:00 - 4th Grade
  • Our cafeteria personnel will be glad to assist you and answer questions pertaining to menu or student accounts.
  • Cafeteria Phone: 951.8873

Volunteering at Oak Forest
We have an active and growing Volunteer Program just waiting for you to join. We invite you to join, support and be active in our Parent Teacher Organization. Schools with active PTO's are stronger and provide more opportunities for school/community cooperation.

Accelerated Reader at Oak Forest
The Accelerated Reading Program by Renaissance Learning is a computerized information system designed to motivate students, increase literature-based reading practice, and provide teachers with detailed and objective instructional data.
Click here for a list of AR Reading Practice Quizes.

Online Library Services
Destiny Library Manager is Vidor ISD's next generation library management solution for schools and districts. It combines circulation, cataloging, searching, reporting and management in one library system. Users access Destiny’s powerful features through any computer with access to the Internet.

Past Student Projects:
2nd Grade Readbox MathWorks