Student Announcements, November 2, 2020

November 2, 2020 09:37 AM

Word of the Week

WISTFUL                       wist·ful             (wĭst′fəl)

ADJ.:                          1.   Full of melancholy longing or wishful yearning.
SENTENCE:              He grew wistful thinking about his last vacation and wondering when he would return.


Stuff You Need to Know

College Rep Visits- Representatives from the following schools will be virtually visiting with Spartans this week: 
Monday 11/2 – Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI), 12:30 pm
Wednesday, 11/4 – Millikin University, 12:30 pm and Ancilla College, 2:10 pm
To attend a visit, please sign up to attend in Naviance. To do this:
1. Log into Naviance
2. Click on “Colleges” and “Colleges Home”
3. Scroll down to the bottom right, where you will see a list of college visits scheduled at OLCHS.
4. Select the visit you want to sign up for.
Registration will close one hour before the start of the visit. A link to the visit will be sent to all students registered at the start time of the virtual visit. 
Tech Help Desk- OLCHS is offering daily iPad and app tech support from 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM in the Media Center.  Students will need to check in at the Southwest Highway entrance, door 7.  All students who come on campus must wear a mask and will be temperature checked and screened for COVID symptoms.  No appointments are necessary. If unable to come to school, please take a screenshot of your issue and email 
Welcome Back Week- Student Council presents… Welcome Back, Spartans!
Monday- Meme Monday - Dress like your favorite meme!
Tuesday- USA! USA! USA! - Although we are off of school, celebrate the election by showing off your American Pride
Wednesday- You’re Quite a Character - Dress like your favorite Character!
Thursday- Clash of the Colors - Seniors- green, Juniors- white, Sophomores- black, Freshmen- gray
                                                      7:00pm - Pop Culture Trivia hosted by the Media Center
                                                      Join via Google Meet: olchsmediacenter
Friday- Spartan PRIDE Day- Show off your favorite Spartan gear!
                                                2:30pm – Virtual Pep Assembly
                                                Hosted by OLCHS Activities & OLCHS Athletics
                                                Watch via YouTube:
Submit your photos to #olchspride21, #olchspride22, #olchspride23 or #olchspride24
Wellness Screening- The online Wellness Screening via Skyward needs to be completed every day prior to arriving on campus and a "Green Checkmark" needs to be obtained to show you are approved to come onto school grounds. Please read the following important information:   Daily Screening Instructions and  Covid-19 Precautions


Clubs/Team News

Boys’ Swimming and Diving- If you are interested in trying out for the Boys Swimming and Diving Team, tryouts will start November 16th at 3:30pm near the pool. Please email Coach Reiff ( if interested!


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