Student Announcements, August 30, 2016


Stuff You Need to Know

Seniors! Don’t miss Senior Portrait Retakes if you want to be in the Yearbook! Weds. 8/31 & Thurs. 9/1, 2-8pm in rm 164. You don’t need an appointment, just walk in and be picture ready!!

Juniors & Seniors, Please stop in room 107 at 3p.m. today to pick up parking applications or parking stickers if you already paid at registration.

Seniors, are you applying to the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign?  Join Mrs. Kenny on a field trip to visit the UIUC campus.  Interested students should see Mrs. Kenny in Student Services Office 117 for the required field trip forms ASAP.  All forms and money are due back by this Fri. 9/2, and seats will be reserved on a first come, first served basis!

Freshmen, please turn in your school physical to the Nurse’s Office, RM 140, to avoid being excluded from school on October 15, 2016.  Visit the Nurse’s Office webpage for more information or contact them directly.

Seniors, proof of a meningitis vaccine is now due, please turn it in to the Nurse’s Office, RM 140, to avoid being excluded from school on October 15, 2016.  

The procedure in place for students who must leave during the school day for situations such as court appearances or funerals is to fill out a pre-arranged absence form. You can print out a pre-arranged absence form at or you may pick up a form in deans'/attendance office.

Juniors and Seniors.  Did you miss the deadline to register for the September ACT?  There is still time to register for the October 1st SAT.  The SAT is also used by college admissions as a college entrance exam.  Students can register on the College Board website,  The deadline to register for the October 1st SAT is September 1st.  Don’t wait to sign up.  See your counselor if you need help registering.

Hello Spartans!  Would you or your family like to watch football home games in style?  Cross Countries is offering skybox seating which includes comfortable chairs, catered food and drink, and servers waiting on you the whole night.  Space is very limited so please see Mr. Repa in room 274 as soon as possible for more details.


Club/Team News

Boys’ Basketball. We will hold a mandatory pre-season meeting for boys interested in playing basketball this season on Wednesday after school at 3:10 in Room 359. Fall athletes are not required to attend. If you have any questions, see Coach Rhodes in room 117.

Crew. Do you like to build, paint, and design?  Would you like to learn how?  How about running lights or sound?  Ever consider becoming a make-up artist?  If you answered yes to any of these crew is for you.  Crew is the behind the scenes group for the musical.  There will be an informational meeting today in the Little Theater.  Construction will begin on Tuesday August 30.  Everyone is welcome to join and No Experience is Necessary.

Frosh/Soph Class Advisory Board. Stop by Ms. Rumel’s room 260 to join the Frosh/Soph Class Advisory Board!  Don’t miss out on a chance to plan your high school memories, run for an office, earn community service, and/or have lots of fun.  Bring a friend and join up today.

Girls’ Track and Field Athletes. Old and New, If you do not have a fall sport, we will have a pre-pre –preseason meeting Thursday September 1st in room 211 right after school, 3:10. We are going to discuss recruiting and fundraising for the upcoming year as well as the start day of conditioning. Please share this will all athletes.

NHS. SENIORS, the FIRST NHS general meeting, for CURRENT members, is today 8/29 at 6:30pm in the Jr/Sr. Lounge.  Attendance is mandatory.   Please be on time!

World Language Club. Bienvenidos!!  Our first meeting of the year will be on Wednesday, August 31st after

Are you interested in exploring different world cultures and celebrating the cultural diversity here at OLCHS?  If you said yes, then come to an informational meeting today after school at 3:10 in room 256.  Everyone is welcome and bring a friend.






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