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OHS Announcements

Dec. 1, 2020

 

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ACADEMICS
 
  • Friday, 12/4, Even Day classes will meet. First Period on Fridays will be a study hall time for students.
  • Congratulations to Mr. McBride's 6th period Ecology class! They are Hungry Howie's Class of the month for November.
  • Congratulations to the Jimmy John's Athlete of the Week - Kaden Yarborough
      Congratulations to Chik-Fil-A's Big Lick of the Week - Jordan James
      Jimmy John's IB Student of the Week: Maura Gordon
      Congratulations to Jimmy John's Teacher of the Week -Ruth Irsuto
  • Congratulations to Chik-Fil-A's Students of the Week - Austin Burdick & John-Wisley Metayer
  • Three additional Distance Learning Days have been added to the calendar. November 30, January 5 and March 8th. On these days, ALL STUDENTS will distance learn.
  • Tennessee offers Governor's School in the summer for talented students in eleven disciplines:  Agricultural Sciences; Arts; Business, Innovation & Technology; Computational Physics; Emerging Technologies; Humanities; Integration of Biological & Statistical Sciences; International Studies; Prospective Teachers; Sciences & Engineering; and Scientific Exploration of Tennessee Heritage.  Sophomores and juniors who excel in any of these areas are encouraged to apply.  Attending Governor's School is one way to qualify for a diploma with distinction.  Applications are available on the OHS website.  Minimum GPA is 3.0.  Some schools require a 3.5 to qualify.   Applications for all other schools are due to your counselor by January 8.  Please adhere to the OHS deadlines and not the postmark deadline on the applications.

 

 ACTIVITIES 

 

FINE ARTS

 

CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION

 

SPORTS

 
 
 
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NEW PROCEDURES THIS YEAR:
  • WHEN A STUDENT CHECKS IN LATE – GO TO THE TARDY KIOSK in FRONT LOBBY

       Go to Skyward on your device, choose Student Information, use Other ID Type in your Skyward Other

      ID into he keypad then click print. Take this to your class.

  • DOCTOR’S NOTES, EARLY DISMISSAL NOTES, PARENT NOTES should be placed in the wooden box that is outside the main office in lobby OR outside the annex office. PLACE  ALL NOTES IN THIS BOX! Do not come into the offices to leaves these notes. * Please see student handbook for additional information on check outs.
  • Dismissal procedurethe student and the teacher’s who’s class they are dismissing from will be emailed of their dismissal time.  There will not be a slip written for students this year.
  • Visitors will not be allowed access into the building, and
         we will not accept items being dropped off for the students.
  • The Rutherford County Board of Education has approved a requirement for all employees, students and visitors to wear face mask when in-person school resumes.
  • On buses, students will be required to wear masks and drivers will be required to wear a mask or face shield anytime they cannot distance at least six feet away from students.
  • Breakfast/Lunch: Students will be provided with their student ID bar codes that will be scanned for all meal purchases in the cafeterias. Breakfast will be provided daily in the main cafeteria until the 8:05 a.m. bell. Lunch is served in both the main and annex cafeterias. We encourage you to pre-pay for your children’s meals by accessing the link below to reduce the exchange of money. By the second week of school, students will also be able to access our DECA marketplace during lunch for different meal options.  
  • Main Office Access and Item Drop Off: CHANGE IN POLICY

      Visitors will not be allowed access into the building, and we will not accept

       items being dropped off for the students.

  • Informational links

Bus Verification Link: http://edulogsql.rcschools.net/liveweb/webquery/ 

School Nutrition Payment Link: https://www.rcschools.net/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=525829&type=d&pREC_ID=1042658 

Oakland High School Reopening Document Link: https://ohs.rcschools.net/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=556004&type=d&pREC_ID=1987395 

Oakland High School Counselors: https://ohs.rcschools.net/apps/pages/counseling 

Distance Learning Training Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnYrfEHQTD4&feature=youtu.be 

Help for Distance Learners: https://www.rcschools.net/apps/pages/distancelearnerhelp

 

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Keep up with all the latest events by following on twitter @ OHSStudentCounc