O.J. DeJonge Middle School

Please see this letter regarding Oct. Conferences.


OJ Monday Message 



Be Responsible. Be Respectful. Be an Oriole. 

Thank you for your interest in O. J. DeJonge Middle School!  We take pride in being educators who are committed to providing a top-notch academic experience for each of our students while building meaninfgul relationships with students and the community.  Our school’s vision is more than just words to us; it is the culmination of rich and meaningful work involving our entire faculty on what middle school students need, why we teach, and the importance of every curricular area to the development of our students.  We pride ourselves in offering a broad and rich curriculum, as well as a growing complement of co-curricular groups and organizations that provide a comprehensive and meaningful education for students.  Please click on links located on this page to see our course offerings, co-curricular groups, 8th-grade camp overview and other information about the student experience at OJMS.                                                                    

Our Vision

The O. J. DeJonge Middle School community inspires learning through inquiry, relationships and self-awareness in an experience-rich environment that promotes independence and responsibility.

OJ Newsletters

Subscribe to RSS Feed

OJ Events

OJ Events
Last Month Previous October 2021 Next Next Month
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Upcoming Events

Oriole Tweets




706 E. Tinkham Avenue
Ludington, MI  49431

Main Office:  (231) 845-3810
Attendance:  (231) 845-3803
FAX:  (231) 845-3814

Office Hours:  7:00 am - 3:30 pm

OJMS Student Handbook 2021-2022

District Volunteer Opportunities



Mike Hart

Assistant Principal

Abby Schaperkotter

Athletic Director

Randy Fountain

Athletic Secretary

Martha Hamilton


Lia Lux

Attendance Office

OJ Attendance

Computer Technician

Jen Collins


Erik Bratschi


Steve Hull
Jennifer Shaw


Kris Anderson
Cinda Bertucci
Courtney Doman
Teresa Eriksen
Tanya Gasaway
Alison Helminski
Kara Jensen
Lynette Keillor
Julie Keson
Eileen Kline
Wade Knoll
Frederick Lamm
Carl Lindenau
Danielle Luce
Bryan Morgan
Mike Nichols
Elliot Plummer
Kristin Pomorski
Jessica Quist
Mike Reilly
Lauren Schipper
Todd Schipper
JR Schoon
Karen Shineldecker
Susan Shoup
Brooke Siegert
Ben Teske
Melanie Tomaski

OJ DeJonge Middle School is the recipient of the Silver Award from Project Healthy Schools!