Say Hello to Ms. Devine!

We have a new face in the building, who you may recognize from her iconic “bye” after every announcement. Ms. Devine is the newest secretary to join the OM front office staff. After working as a teachers’ secretary at Harpers Choice Middle for six years, Ms. Devine is ready to call Oakland Mills her new hOMe. Even though Ms. Devine is new to working here, … Continue reading Say Hello to Ms. Devine!

Another Alumni back hOMe

Welcome Home Mr. Hayman Mr. Glenn Hayman is one of the newest teachers to work in the special education department at OM this year. In his role, Mr. Hayman supports students who may need some additional educational or behavioral support. You can also find him supporting math classes here at OM. He is a passionate and kind teacher who loves to help students. By teaching … Continue reading Another Alumni back hOMe

Meet Mrs. Yavo 

“Every kid is one caring adult away from a successful story.” As Mrs. Yavo would say. “I think I am nice, empathetic, sympathetic, cute, inspirational, spiritual, motivating, fun to be around, and caring. I try to be an all around good person. I want a person to leave my presence better than when they came.” Mrs. Yavo was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. … Continue reading Meet Mrs. Yavo 

All About Mrs. Davis!

Interviewing Mrs. Davis was a delightful experience, her charisma and joy for impacting the world around her is what makes a great new addition to the OM family.  Raised here in Colombia, MD she attended Talbott Springs Elementary School, Oakland Mills Middle School, spent a year at Oakland Mills High School and eventually graduated from Howard High School. Her passion for teaching first started at … Continue reading All About Mrs. Davis!

Meet Our New JROTC Instructor, Chief Castellano!

You have heard of our new JROTC teacher and now get ready to learn about him! Mr. Castellano is part of our new Oakland Mills Highschool staff. What brought Chief to Oakland Mills High School is admirable, because thanks Chief Castellano, our JROTC program is still up and running. The shift to Oakland Mills has been a “great transition” according to Chief. He also goes … Continue reading Meet Our New JROTC Instructor, Chief Castellano!