Student Announcements, October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018 09:37 AM


Stuff You Need to Know




To ALL Seniors and to any Juniors thinking about graduating early next year – don’t forget that TONIGHT is FAFSA Night!  Counselors will be available between 7:00 – 9:00 pm in the Media Center to give one-on-one assistance with FAFSA completion.  Bring your parents/guardians and the financial information listed on the flyer posted in your iTunes U Seminar course.  An Arabic speaker will be available to assist with translation.  If you have questions about this workshop, please see Mrs. Kenny in Student Services Office 117.


Need service hours? Help make sandwiches for the homeless this Saturday, or get outdoors and help out at one of the local forest preserves.  Complete information about this and many other opportunities can be found on the Service Learning calendar, accessible through your iTunes U seminar course and/or the OLCHS website.

All students planning to attend the Student Leadership Conference need to return signed green permission forms to the Media Center by this Friday, October 26 at 3pm.  Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity from Student Council & NHS!    

Admissions reps from the following schools will be visiting this week:

Thursday 10/25/18 – IL Wesleyan University, pd. 2 and McKendree University, pd. 5/6

Please see or email Mrs. Kenny for a pass to attend any of these visits at least one day before the visit.  Seniors who have these schools saved in Career Cruising will automatically receive a pass to attend.





Club/Team News





Girls’ Basketball. All girls interested in playing basketball this season, tryouts begin on Monday, October 29th. Freshman tryouts will begin at 3:20 in the Spartan gym, and the sophomore and varsity tryouts will begin at 5:15. There will be a mandatory meeting held this Thursday at 3:15 in the Spartan gym to discuss the tryout process. Please make sure to register on 8to18 and also have a current physical turned in to the athletic office prior to Thursday’s meeting.


Girls’ Bowling. Ladies, thinking about going out for a winter sport?  Give Girl’s Bowling a try!  Tryouts begin Tuesday, November 13th.  Remember, you must sign up on the 8 to 18 Athletic Registration link in order to try out.  There are two levels of teams:  Fresh/Soph and Varsity.  Stop by room 260 to ask questions and pick up a game schedule and information sheet.  Bowlers of all ability level are encouraged to try out.

Senior Class. All senior gear orders are due on Friday, 10/26. Orders may be placed online or forms and money can be returned to the Media Center. See all details in your senior class iTunes U


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