O.W. Best Middle School
22201 Powers Street
Dearborn Heights
MI, 48125
313-203-3200 313-278-2470 Fax
Claudia Portscheller, Principal



Parent Connect

Student Connect

Best News:

8th Grade Recognition Night
8th Grade Recognition Night is an event that recognizes students with high academic or character related achievements, as well as students who participated in specific clubs/groups.  The event is scheduled for Tuesday, June 14th at 7:00 p.m. in the O.W. Best Cafeteria.  Students are asked to arrive no later than6:45 p.m. This is an invitation only event; invitations were mailed out the week of May 23rd. There are lists posted throughout the building as well where students can check to see if they were invited. There is not a limit as to the number of guests that each student may bring. 

6th Grade Student Survey
Please take a minute to fill out this survey.

Late Start Monday
Monday, May 2nd and 16th

A Letter From the Principal
Concerning regular attendance.

6th Grade Parent and Student Orientation for 2016-17
Parent and Student Orientation for students who will begin 6th grade during the 2016-17 school year will be held at O.W. Best on September 1st at 6:00 p.m.  Please reserve this date on your calendar as this is a very important event to attend.  Students will have an opportunity to meet their teachers during this event and schedules will be distributed. If you cannot attend, your child will receive his/her schedule on the first day of school.

OW Best Parent Connect Accounts
If you need assistance with your Parent Connect Account, please email OW Best Assistant Principal, Claudia Portscheller, at portsccl@dhsd7.net and your pin and password will be emailed to you.

Who do I contact?
O.W. Best is committed to student success. If you have a question or concern about your student, this chart is useful in directing you to the most appropriate person who can assist you with your concern. The teachers, counselors, administrators and support staff are all working together to ensure your student has an outstanding school year.

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Online Payment for Student Food Service Accounts
In an effort to make thing easier for families, D7 is pleased to announce online payments for student lunch accounts. Beginning in September, parents can log in and use a credit card to post funds to their child's food services account. Students can type in their ID in the cafeteria line and the cost of their meal will be deducted from their account. See our web page for more information.

OW Best Athletic Physical Exam Form
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