Ann M. Jones is Principal of Oak Middle School(OMS) in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. OMS is structured to provide students with a nurturing team environment as well a fully functional schedule that includes a wide range of allied arts, music, athletics, and academic intervention and extension opportunities. With over 940 students, Oak Middle School serves grade seven and eight and uses a team approach to middle school organization whereby students remain in smaller groups of about 115 students with four core academic teachers for a majority of their school day. This creates a small-school instructional setting while allowing students and teachers the resource advantages of a larger school. This team organization also enables students and teachers to build relationships that contribute to individual student success. OMS is proud to implement a one-to-one device program this year in grade seven with grade eight implementing in the 2014-2015 school year.