A Message from Dr. Reavis

The last few days of the school year are here and that means all of the fun and excitement that go along with it! From field days to award days to end-of-year parties and celebrating our graduating 5th graders and everything in between. Be sure to check the school calendar and your teacher’s weekly memo for specific dates and times. 

5/15 - K5 & 1st Grade Awards in the Classroom

5/16 - K5, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade Field Days

5/16 - Senior Walk @ 1:00 p.m.

5/17 - 2nd Grade Glow Day

5/17 - 4th Grade Field Day

5/17 - 5th Grade Day/Field Day/Clap Out

5/20 - 3rd Grade Awards @ 8:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria

5/20 - 2nd Grade Awards in the Classroom

5/21 - 4th Grade Awards @ 8:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria

5/22 - 5th Grade Awards @ 8:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria

5/22 - 5th Grade Car Line Parade @ 2:00 p.m.

Also, be sure to continue to check here on our Oakview website for important information related to the 2024-2025 school year.

Happy May-cember!

For the children,
Dr. Phillip Reavis

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Upcoming Events

New at the View

Reading Challenge

Summer Reading Challenge!

After finishing a book, write the title on a spine in the reading challenge log below. If you are reading a chapter book, each chapter can count as a book. Turn this form in complete with a parent/guardian signature to Mrs. McNeill by Aug. 20. Participants will celebrate on Aug. 23 with a popsicle party and a book to keep!

Reading Challege Log

School Supply Kit Order

2024-25 School Supply Kit Orders!

Summer is here, so what better time to buy school supplies?! Parents, visit the link below to buy your 1st Day Supply Kits. Orders will be shipped directly to Oakview and will be in your child’s classroom for the first day of school. Start the school year with the exact supplies your teacher requested, and give your child the confidence they need to conquer next year! Get them today and mark it off that to-do list! Ordering deadline is July 1st!

Order a Supply Kit



School Supply List for 2024-25

2024-25 School Supply List

It's never too early to get ready for the next school year! 


2024-24 Supply List

Transportation Change Requests

Transportation Forms for 2024-25

Rising K5 and rising 6th graders and any students who plan to have a change in transportation status for next school year should complete the 2024-25 Transportation Request Form. Completed forms must be turned into the office by July 8, 2024 if bus transportation is needed for next school year. 

2024-25 Transportation Request Form


Transportation Change Requests

EDP Registration for 2024-25 School Year

Registration for our Extended Day Program for the 2024-25 school year will open as follows:

April 29 - May 3, 2024 - Registration for Returning EDP Students ONLY 

May 6 - 10, 2024 - Registration for Pending 2024-25 EDP Spots - Pending Spots Registration Link


Please contact EDP Director Colleen Green with any questions at cmgreen@greenville.k12.sc.us.



Winter Dance

K5 & 1st Grade Registration Open for 2024-25

We look forward to welcoming you to Oakview! Please register now so schools have the correct number of teachers and all preparations are made to welcome your child.

Register Via Parent Backpack

Children who will be five years old on or before September 1 of the current year must enroll in public or private kindergarten unless the parent or legal guardian signs a waiver (Kindergarten Non-Attendance Form). 

Any child who will be six years old on or before September 1 of the current year must enroll in first gradeStudents who are currently enrolled in a GCS 4K or 5K program do not need to register.

NOTE: Pursuant to GCS Board Policy JBC, students who have completed private kindergarten or waived kindergarten and who will be 6 on or before September 1 of the school year will be placed in 1st grade. For the school to consider a kindergarten placement for a 6 year old child, the parent must provide information related to the “extenuating circumstances” that may exist.

The following circumstances do not constitute “extenuating circumstances":

  • Child has a late birthday
  • Child Find services were provided during preschool years
  • Needs more time to mature and is not ready for K5
  • A boy
  • A sibling was retained
  • Has trouble separating from the parent

If you have questions regarding enrollment at Oakview, please contact Oakview's Attendance Clerk at 864-355-7102. We are happy to answer any questions!

Upcoming School Calendars

Greenville County School Student Calendars



US News & World Report Top Elementary School

Oakview Ranked #6 Best Elementary School in SC!

Oakview has once again been named a U.S. News and World Report Best Elementary Schools in South Carolina!  The View ranked #6 among 993 traditional public, private, and charter schools statewide!  This is quite an accomplishment and reflects the hard work and commitment of this faculty and staff, our amazing students, and the support that we receive from parents and the community. #onlyatoakview


Follett Destiny Discover

Follett is used by students and teachers to access all of Oakview's print and digital library resources.


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Sign Up for Parent Backpack

Sign Up for Parent Backpack

Having a Parent Backpack account gives you access to your child’s grades and attendance, as well as information from teachers, your principal, and the district!

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Oakview Elementary

Bell Schedule

7:00am - Breakfast

7:30am - Classroom doors open

7:45am - School day begins & students must be in seats

2:15pm - Dismissal


Oakview Blue Ribbon, Palmetto First , and U.S. News & World Reports Best Elementary Schools Awards

515 Godfrey Road ♦ Simpsonville, S.C. 29681 ♦ 864-355-7100 ♦ FAX: 864-355-7115