Student Announcements, January 19, 2023

January 19, 2023 09:15 AM

Stuff You Need to Know

The Annual Blood Drive is scheduled TOMORROW Friday January 20, 2023, from 7:30AM – 2:00PM in the Performing Arts Center.  Students who are interested in donating blood will have the opportunity to donate during their gym period or during Spartan Plus.  Considering the blood drive ends at 2:00PM, students with 10th period gym classes must donate during Spartan Plus.  Donors need to be age 17 and older; however, students aged 16 can donate with a parent consent form. Donors also must weigh at least 110 lbs. The parent consent forms are available in the main office.  Participating students must also bring a photo ID.

Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen, learn more about your elective options for next year by trying them out during Spartan on Thursday and Friday.  Find out more about FACS electives such as Culinary Arts and Child Development on Thursday and Industrial Technology electives on Friday. In Arena Scheduling, filter by Subject “FACS” or “Industrial Tech” to find these special Spartan sections and learn more.

The OLCHS Scholastic Bowl team is being powered by a renewable energy source, brain power. The varsity team is off to a 5-1 record after wins against TF North and Eisenhower. The team was led by Quinn Haywood with 7 tossups, Matthew Perry with 4 tossups, and Malik Adi with 4 tossups. The JV team is undefeated with a 6-0 record after wins against TF North and Argo. Ally Gabriel got the last tossup to secure victory against Argo. Shawn Perry led the team with 13 tossups.

Cafeteria – Just a reminder…. You MUST have an ID in order to get breakfast and lunch from the cafeteria. If you do not have your ID with you, go to on your iPad and login with your school Google account. A QR code for the website is available near each cashier. If you receive a message that you don’t have a photo, please go to the Media Center to have a photo taken and get your ID printed.  
Tech Help - If you’re having trouble logging into your classes or having any other tech issues, please email for tech assistance. If possible, include a screen shot of your issue.

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Athletic News

Water Polo - Preseason water polo workouts begin next week Monday morning, January 23rd from 6:00am-7:30am. We will be weightlifting Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. All you need is workout clothes, a water bottle and yourself. Meet outside pool doors. Any questions please email coach at
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