Student Announcements, September 9, 2019

September 6, 2019 09:37 AM


Stuff You Need to Know




Hello Spartans, and welcome to College & Career Week 2019!  Here is a list of activities we have going throughout this week:


  • Admissions Case Study – Monday 9/9, pd. 2: Admissions reps from area schools will be taking students through an interactive workshop that shows why students are admitted or denied.  Students should sign up for this in Naviance the same way they would sign up for a college visit.
  • College & Career scavenger hunt: opens Monday 9/9 and entries are due by the end of the day Thursday 9/12. Participating students who submit a full “game board” will be entered to win prizes!  Game boards can be picked up outside the door of Student Services Office 117.
  • Spartan Plus sessions: (filter Student Services à Kenny) 
    • College Coffee Talk – join Mrs. Kenny for refreshments and a casual Q&A about the college process!
    • Scholarship Workshop – Where do I look for scholarships? How do I apply?  Join Mrs. Kenny for an overview of scholarships
    • Creating an FSA ID – Mrs. Kenny will walk you through the process of setting up the FSA ID. NOTE – students MUST know their social security number in order to successfully complete this process.  
  • College 101 – Wednesday 9/11/19, 7:00 pm in the Little Theater:  This program is designed for all students considering going to a 4-year college or university and their parents.  We encourage families from all grade levels to attend. The earlier you start this process the greater opportunity you will have at finding money for college and understanding how to attend at a lower cost.
  • College & Career Fair – Thursday 9/12/19,  6:00 – 8:00 pm in the Student Cafeteria:  Come meet with reps from colleges, universities, union apprenticeship programs, military branches and local industry leaders and hear about your options after graduating from OLCHS!  A list of participating reps are posted in the hallways.




All students who purchased a 2018-19 Yearbook:

The 2018-2019 yearbook have officially arrived. The Yearbook staff will be distributing the 2018-2019 books before and after school in the student café from today-Tuesday Sept 10. Please check out distribution calendar on the walls around school. If you are looking to pick it up for a sibling that graduated, you will need to get that in office 126. Thanks



If you would like to be part of Powder Puff Football please attend the informational meeting this Monday, September 9th at 3pm in the Little Theater. The game will be played on Monday September 23rd at 7:00. Cost to play will be $10. Please see Ms. Horn in Rm 214 or Mrs. Vanderwarren in the District Office if you have any questions.









Club/Team News





Mathletes. Do you hate writing with your finger on your iPad? The Mathletes team is selling stylus pens for $2 each. There are many colors available.  Find a Mathletes team member, Mrs. Nicholson in room 209, or Mr. Jodelka in room 203 to purchase.  Thank you for supporting your Mathletes team!

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Spartan Sisterhood. Empathize. Embrace. Empower. Are you interested in joining a club where you will make friends, uplift and support other girls? Join the Spartan Sisterhood. Come to room 36 on Thursday, at 8am to see what it’s all about and hear about our first event- an all girl dance party that we will be holding during homecoming week. We can’t wait to see you there!







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