Student Announcements, September 13, 2021

September 13, 2021 09:15 AM
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WORD OF THE DAY

GUILELESS

guile·less                &nb​sp;  (gīl′lĭs)

PART OF SPEECH/DEFINITION:

ADJ.:                          1.  Sincere; straightforward

SENTENCE: All his classmates said that the guy was completely guileless and honest.

Stuff You Need to Know

This year’s Powder Puff Game will be held on Monday September 27th at 6:30PM. Any junior or senior girl interested in participating should email, khorn@olchs.org, or see Ms. Horn in room 210. Deadline to register is Wednesday September 15th.

Tech Help - If you’re having trouble logging into your classes or having any other tech issues, please email ipadsupport@olchs.org for tech assistance. If possible, include a screen shot of your issue. 

College Rep Visits

It’s College & Career Week and there are several great workshops being held during Spartan Plus!

Monday 9/13 – Set up your FSA ID – work with staff from the IL Student Assistance Commission to make your FSA ID and get ready to file FAFSA in October

Tuesday 9/14 – The Benefits of Small Colleges – this workshop will cover what to expect at smaller schools and how to find a match for your goals

Thursday 9/16 – College Application Workshop – counselors will be available to help you work through your applications and/or personal statement writing. 

Thursday 9/16, 6:00 – 7:30 pm – College & Career Fair in the Student Cafeteria – over 30 college reps, military recruiters and future employers will be available to meet with Spartans families.   

Club/Team News

Bible Club - If you are interested in joining the OLCHS Bible Club, our first meeting is this Thursday, September 16th from 3:00-3:45 in room 212.  Meetings will be every other Thursday.  Bible Club is an organization designed to engage students in activities, conversations, service, and Bible study to encourage students in their Christian faith.  Anyone is welcome!

Speech Team - Missed the speech informational meeting? Not a problem! If interested please email Mr. Capriola (mcapriola@olchs.org) or Email Mr. Olsson (molsson@olchs.org) or stop by room 21. Come check out the 14 events and find something for you! Events range from acting to public speaking. We are still accepting new members with no audition process! Come learn valuable skills that will transfer to every aspect of your life!

Student Council - Student Council is selling Hoco '21 T-shirts! Design by Ehaab Samra ('22) & friends. Limited amount sold, so don't miss out! $10. Money due Monday, September 13 @3:30pm. Order forms available in the Media Center. 

Student Helpers - Are you a sophomore, junior, or senior interested in helping others? Student Helpers assist freshmen and other new students as they get used to our school. We escort them to their classes for 2 days, we have 8th graders shadow us on Shadow Days in November, help raise money for scholarships and have opportunities to work with Spartans with special needs. All students who exemplify positive spartan PRIDE characteristics can join. If that’s you, Mrs. Meierkort and Mr. Olumstad want you to complete this form to let us know you’re interested! https://forms.gle/rWrqiv1YVymrQ7LJ6

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