Thursday, May 18, 2017
Stuff You Need to Know
The drivers education department is currently constructing permit packets for the fall semester. Permit packets will be mailed home to all students the last week of June. Packets will arrive in a large yellow envelope. Once you receive your packet and you have studied for the rules of the road test, you can go and apply for the permit. All students must bring their permits with them to the first day of class in August. If you have any questions, please email any DE staff member.
May is national mental health awareness month. Please stop by the cafeteria during all lunches Thursday to purchase your suicide prevention ribbon for $1. All proceeds from this fundraiser will go to Elyssa’s Mission, an organization that has helped provide support OLCHS for almost 10 years. Elyssa’s Mission provides resources to help prevent teen suicide. This community-based organization was founded in 2006 in honor of Elyssa, a bright, gifted and outgoing Chicagoland girl who bravely battled post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. Our goal is to raise $250. Anything you can donate is appreciated!
Basketball. To all boys interested in playing basketball next year; there will be a short meeting TODAY after school in room 359. The summer schedule and expectations will be shared. If you are unable to attend please see coach Rhodes in the counseling office or coach Lamb in room 359.
Boys’ Bowling. Anyone interested in Boys Bowling next season should meet on Monday May 22 in Room 28 at 3:10. This will be a short informational meeting to discuss summer bowling, a summer camp opportunity, and next season. The schedule for summer bowling will be distributed. See you there. Stop by Room 28 and talk to Coach Walery if you cannot make that date. #olchspride #abb
Girls’ Basketball. To all girls interested in playing basketball next year, there will be a short meeting after school on Friday in room 241. We will discuss the summer schedule for our camp, summer league games, and what our expectations will be. The meeting will begin promptly at 3:10 and should conclude by 3:25. If you are unable to attend, make sure to see Coach Sevedge or Coach Neubauer for information.
Girls’ Cross Country. To all girls interested in running cross country in the fall; there will be an interest meeting on Monday, May 22 at 6pm in the media center. Please bring a parent as we will be discussing the summer running program, special events, and the start of the season. If you need more information, please see Coach Szala in the counseling office.
S.A.L.T. Anyone who participated in a full athletic season this year is eligible to join the Spartan Athletic Leadership Team (SALT) next year. Members enjoy monthly breakfasts and lunch, apparel, free concession stand, group trips to Six Flags, etc. Applications can be found on the athletic page of our website. See the Athletic Office for more information. Applications are due by May 25th.
Swimming/Diving. To both girls and boys Swim and Dive members and anyone else interested in earning up to 32 service hours this summer. There is a mandatory meeting this Friday after school regarding summer swim lessons in Mr. Zuzga's room 261. Anyone is welcome to help. It is a great, easy way to earn some service hours."