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:

May 10, 2016 Stranger Danger Alert

The Dearborn Heights Police Department is investigating stranger danger/suspicious activity by a white male, light brown hair with a goatee and glasses, in possibly a silver or gray Chevy Malibu that occurred on Tuesday, May 10th in the vicinity of Bedford Elementary School.  The man attempted to lure an elementary student into his car under the pretense, "Hey, your parents are in the hospital, come with me."  Please take this opportunity to speak with your child about the danger of talking to strangers and the importance of reporting suspicious incidents to you and the school.  If you have information to aid the police in their investigation, you may contact the Dearborn Heights Police Department at 313-277-6770.  

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

Coaches Needed!
3 posititons available to coach football at OW Best Middle School for the 2016 season. Please contact Mr. Wiemer if you are interested.

M-Step Informations for Parents

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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