Student Announcements, August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 09:37 AM


Stuff You Need to Know


Seniors interested in retaking the SAT can sign up for the October 5th test on the College Board website.  Students can also sign up to take the ACT on September 14th on the ACT website.  Seniors can use these test scores when applying to colleges.  See your counselor if you have questions.

Are you Over the Rainbow to be starting the school year? Audition or join crew for this year’s musical: The Wizard of Oz! Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Performing Arts Center after school on Tuesday, August 20th for an Informational Meeting. Auditions are Wednesday, August 21st at 6PM and Thursday, August 22nd at 3PM in the Performing Arts Center. No experience necessary! We hope to see you in the Wonderful World of OLCHS Theatre!



Club/Team News


ALLIANCE: Alliance is now recruiting new members! Alliance is a student led organization that provides a safe space for students to meet, support each other, and talk about issues related to the respect and acceptance of differences such as sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity, race, and religion. Our first meeting of the year is Wednesday, August 28th, after school in room 108. Meetings are held every other Wednesday after that. Stop by room 108 anytime for more information!


Mathletes. To anyone interested in joining the greatest club ever, the Spartan Mathletes team will be having their first meeting on Wednesday, August 21st in Rm. 203.  This meeting is for both new and returning members.  If you cannot attend, but are still interested, please see Mr. Jodelka in Rm. 203 or Mrs. Nicholson in Rm. 209 for more details.


Spartan Creative Writing. Poems, Short Stories, Poems, Short Stories, Poems, Short Stories!!!  If these words caught your attention then please listen closely………… Are you a creative person who is looking for a way to express yourself and meet some really great people?  If so, the Spartan Creative Writing Club is the club for you!  The Spartan Creative Writing Club creates the Oak Lawn High School Literary Magazine which is filled with poems, artwork, and short stories created by our students.  We are always looking for talented individuals who are looking to share their creative expressions.  Our first meeting will be held tomorrow, August 21, 2019, after school in room 258.  Hope to see you soon!  

Students Against Destructive Decisions: SADD's mission is to bring awareness to the challenges that teenagers face today, to develop an open avenue for communication about these issues, and to make a difference in the lives of those around us. Some of the topics and events we cover are: Red Ribbon Week, Healthy Teen Relationship strategies, bullying awareness, and impaired and distracted driving. Our first meeting is Tuesday, August 27th after school in room 108. We meet every other Tuesday after that. Come join us!

TCGC: Are you interested in card-based strategy games? Whether you're a grizzled veteran, or a newbie, Trading Card Game Club invites you to join us! We meet every Wednesday before school in the media center starting at 7:15 a.m.

Yearbook Club. There will be an opening meeting for anyone interested in joining the Yearbook Club on Tuesday 8/20 at 3:05 in room 366. Please see Mr. DiFilippo in 366 if you have any questions.


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