Student Announcements, September 13, 2018

September 12, 2018 09:37 AM


Stuff You Need to Know



This week is suicide prevention week. Please check the hallways to participate in our "Take what you need” campaign through the SADD club. In addition, OLCHS is facilitating our mental health screening unit in all health classes this week. The message is clear. When you are worried about signs of depression with someone you know- ACT. Acknowledge you or a friend may have symptoms of depression, CARE about your friend by offering reassurance and TELL a trusted adult. The best way to help is to identify a trusted adult such as a teacher, counselor, social worker, or parent and go to that person for support. Please visit for more information.



Did you ever wonder why students take tests like the ACT or SAT?  Would you like to know which test is for you?  Want to know some easy ways to prepare for both tests?  Go to the Oak Lawn Public Library on Tuesday, September 18, from 6:00-8:00p.m. for answers to these questions. 



For any student considering going to a 4-year college or university, bring your parents and come to College 101 on Thursday at 7:00 pm in the Little Theater.  Students of all grade levels are encouraged to attend to learn about finding money for college and understanding how to attend at a lower cost. Topics include: Picking the dream school, understanding college rankings, understanding the financials of college, creating and comparing college lists, scholarships and much more. You may want bring something to take notes with!


Did you miss the opportunity to pick up your 2017-2018 yearbook? Please come to Mr. DiFilippo’s room 366 after school to pick up your book.





Club/Team News


Boys’ Bowling. The Boys Bowling Meeting to discuss Fall Open Bowling Dates and Tryout dates TODAY after school at 3:05 in Room 28.  If you have an athletic or activity conflict, please see Coach Walery for a flyer with information ASAP!!!.  See you there, and remember “Always be bowling”  #abb.


Screamers. This Friday night support your Spartan Football team and join the Screamers section in the stands as we take on Richards.Wear your favorite Hawaiian gear and come out to scream for OLCHS.  JV kicks off at 4:30 and Varsity kicks off at 7:00.

Be there.

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