Student Announcements, September 9, 2022

September 9, 2022 09:15 AM

Stuff You Need to Know

OLCHS Students,
Please be responsible and bring items needed for the day with you in the morning.  We do not accept items dropped off at the SW Hwy/Greeters entrance.  Please do not ask friends, family members or Santa Claus to drop them off.  This includes, but is not limited to, ipads, clothes, shoes, cups, lunches, uniforms and homework.  Additionally, students should only use the Spartan Lobby, Door 6 (by cafeteria) and the Northwest Door before school.  The SW Hwy entrance is for visitors and late arrivals only.  If you have any questions, see one of the Deans in room 122.

“Be a Part of Something Sweet”! TODAY Friday, September 9th, The Creamery will be selling ice-cream during all lunch periods.  Many specialty items including scooped ice-cream cones, Colossal Cookie Sandwiches, Sundaes, Blasters, and many more ice-cream treats will be sold.  Prices range between $5.00-$7.00.  Both cash and credit payments will be accepted.  This is “Truly Ice-cream You Won’t Forget”.

The Homecoming dance is Saturday, September 24. If you plan to bring a non-OLCHS guest, you need to complete a Guest Request Form. Forms are available online, as well as in the Main Office, Deans' Office & Media Center. Signed forms must be returned to the Deans' Office by September 16. No exceptions!  

Need service hours?  There are SO many opportunities coming soon!

  • Fall Fest is getting underway at the Children’s Farm in Palos. The last volunteer orientation for September is this Saturday 9/10 at 2:15 – otherwise you have to wait until October!
  • There are several opportunities to get outdoors and help in the Cook County Forest Preserves every weekend!
  • Provide water and encouragement to runners in the Christmas Without Cancer 5K!
  • Help with games and activities for the Oak Lawn Chamber of Commerce Fall Fest!

Complete details and signup information for all of these events and more can be found on the Service Learning calendar here.

Cafeteria – Just a reminder…. You MUST have an ID in order to get breakfast and lunch from the cafeteria. If you do not have your ID with you, go to on your iPad and login with your school Google account. A QR code for the website is available near each cashier. If you receive a message that you don’t have a photo, please go to the Media Center to have a photo taken and get your ID printed.  
Tech Help - If you’re having trouble logging into your classes or having any other tech issues, please email for tech assistance. If possible, include a screen shot of your issue.

Club/Team News

Girls Powder Puff Flag Football - Girls Powder Puff flag football will have an informational meeting TODAY Friday, September 9 after school in room 207.  This year we will have a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and Senior team.  This meeting is mandatory for any girl interested in playing in this year’s game.  Game rules, permission slips, and t-shirt order forms will be shared at this meeting.  You must attend this meeting to participate in Powder Puff football this year.  No exceptions. Please reach out to Cheer coach Maria Vanderwarren with any questions. 

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