May 6, 2015

TESTING
The AP English Literature test is this morning. Tomorrow’s tests are Computer Science and Spanish both in the morning with students reporting to their assigned testing rooms by 7:45.

PARCC Testing (Bell Schedule #4) will be May 11th. All Freshmen will be testing and anyone currently taking Physical Science, Honors Physical Science, US History, 2nd Semester Government and AP students taking Biology and Music Theory.  All remaining students will be on a 2 hour delay, however, buses will run on regular schedule.  AP Testing Schedule

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
The Final Exam Schedule and information may be found on the website under Testing.

TEXTBOOK RETURN
The bookroom will be open for textbook return on Thursday, May 7 and May 11-18 during the lunch periods.  It will also be open on the exam days in between the exam periods, and after the exams.  Seniors: please make sure you return your textbooks by Wednesday, May 13 so that you are not charged for them.

SENIORS
If you would like to purchase a graduation DVD (video of the entire graduation ceremony), visit the following website: www.localevelevents.com/events/details/1025 by Friday, May 15.  The cost of the DVD’s is $16, and the DVD’s will be mailed home in mid-June.

HR Imaging will again be taking pictures of your graduate as they receive their diploma.  Pictures may be viewed and purchased at www.hrimaging.com

GRADUATION BUS
Students who are planning to ride the bus to graduation rehearsal should be at school by 9:00 a.m. at the Student Services Entrance.

Baccalaureate 2015 to Honor Graduates
Baccalaureate will be held on May 14 at 7:00 PM at St. John Neumann Church, 9633 East St. Rt. 37, Sunbury, OH.   Baccalaureate is a non-denominational celebration of your graduation.  All seniors and their families are invited to attend this event.  Graduates are needed to take a small part in the pre-planned service and should contact Mrs. Shank in room 1414 (information/sign up on the door).  Parents are needed to provide refreshments by signing up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D48A9AE2FA2F49-baccalaureate  Parents should contact Donna Dyll at dmdyll@aol.com with questions.

CEDAR POINT
Attention Seniors Going to Cedar Point on May 18:  Want to sit with your friends on the bus? Sign up for a bus outside Mrs. Centa’s door by May 13.  Haven’t signed up to go to Cedar Point but want to? We still have a few spots left. See Mrs. Centa ASAP.

PUBLIC FORUM
The Olentangy Local School District in partnership with various school, community and law enforcement organizations, invites you to attend a special presentation featuring retired FBI supervisory special agent/profiler and nationally recognized expert on child protection Jim Clemente. This free public forum will be held Tuesday, May 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center (Formerly the NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center), located at 100 Green Meadows Drive South, in Lewis Center. For more information, visit http://www.olentangy.k12.oh.us/blog/national-expert-on-child-safety-to-speak-to-community-may-12/15011/.

Help Recognize The Olentangy Staff Member Who Has Made A Difference For Your Child
The Olentangy Education Foundation is proudly sponsoring its annual district-wide “Staff Commendation Program.”  The commendation program gives families an opportunity to thank Olentangy Schools staff members who have gone above and beyond and made your child’s year special or successful.  Your commendation may be submitted for ANY staff member, including teachers, administrators, bus drivers, support staff, coaches and others.
Donations made in the name of the commended staff member help the Olentangy Education Foundation provide teacher grants for innovative programs that are not covered by the District budget, and annual scholarships for graduating seniors at all three high schools. The Olentangy Education Foundation greatly appreciates your gift of any amount. There is no limit to the number of commendations you may submit.
Follow this link to submit your commendation. If the staff member you would like to recognize is not listed in the database, please email Olentangy Education Foundation Staff Commendation Program Chairperson, Krista Davis, at kristasdavis@gmail.com
Each commendation will be shared with the honoree, his or her principal and the superintendent at the conclusion of the program. All commendations will be shared with staff members and their supervisor, no later than June 1, 2015. The 2014-2015 Staff Commendation Program will be open through May 26, 2015.
For additional information, please contact Olentangy Education Foundation Staff Commendation Program Chairperson, Krista Davis, at HYPERLINK “mailto:kristasdavis@gmail.com”kristasdavis@gmail.com__

 

May 5, 2015

TESTING
AP Calculus AB and BC and the AP Chinese exams are taking place this morning.  Tomorrows AP exam is AP English Literature.  Students should report to their assigned testing room by 7:45. PARCC Testing (Bell Schedule #4) will be May 11th.  All Freshmen will be testing and anyone currently taking Physical Science, Honors Physical Science, US History, 2nd Semester Government and AP students taking Biology and Music Theory.  All remaining students will be on a 2 hour delay, however, buses will run on regular schedule.  AP Testing Schedule

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
The Final Exam Schedule and information may be found on the website under Testing.

TEXTBOOK RETURN The bookroom will be open for textbook return on Thursday, May 7 and May 11-18 during the lunch periods.  It will also be open on the exam days in between the exam periods, and after the exams.  Seniors: please make sure you return your textbooks by Wednesday, May 13 so that you are not charged for them. SENIORS If you would like to purchase a graduation DVD (video of the entire graduation ceremony), visit the following website: www.localevelevents.com/events/details/1025 by Friday, May 15.  The cost of the DVD’s is $16, and the DVD’s will be mailed home in mid-June.

HR Imaging will again be taking pictures of your graduate as they receive their diploma.  Pictures may be viewed and purchased at www.hrimaging.com

GRADUATION BUS Students who are planning to ride the bus to graduation rehearsal should let Mrs. Hoppenjans (740-657-4106) in the Main Office know as soon as possible.

Baccalaureate 2015 to Honor Graduates
Baccalaureate will be held on May 14 at 7:00 PM at St. John Neumann Church, 9633 East St. Rt. 37, Sunbury, OH.   Baccalaureate is a non-denominational celebration of your graduation.  All seniors and their families are invited to attend this event.  Graduates are needed to take a small part in the pre-planned service and should contact Mrs. Shank in room 1414 (information/sign up on the door).  Parents are needed to provide refreshments by signing up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D48A9AE2FA2F49-baccalaureate Parents should contact Donna Dyll at dmdyll@aol.com with questions.

CEDAR POINT
Attention Seniors Going to Cedar Point on May 18:  Want to sit with your friends on the bus? Sign up for a bus outside Mrs. Centa’s door by May 13.  Haven’t signed up to go to Cedar Point but want to? We still have a few spots left. See Mrs. Centa ASAP.

CLASS CABINET
Applications are now available in the main office for students interested in being a member of class cabinet next school year.  Students need to complete the application which includes one teacher recommendation and submit it to the main office by the end of the school day on Monday, May 11th. Teacher recommendations can be submitted directly to the main office. Thank you!

INTERNATIONAL SERVICE LEARNING AND LEADERSHIP TOURS
As our world becomes increasingly interconnected, it is critical for students to be culturally aware and globally-minded. The Olentangy Local School District is planning to take groups of exceptional students on International Service Learning and Leadership Tours in June of 2016.  They will experience amazing learning and leadership opportunities unlike any that can be offered inside the classroom through three unique international tour opportunities: Service Learning in the Dominican Republic, Service Learning in Peru, and the Global Student Leaders Summit in Europe focusing on Human Rights. There are a limited number of spaces for the trips. If you are currently a junior, sophomore, or freshman and are interested, please plan on attending a parent meeting at Olentangy High School in the gym on May 7th at 7 pm. See Ms. Zettler or Ms. Hartley with questions.

Help Recognize The Olentangy Staff Member Who Has Made A Difference For Your Child
The Olentangy Education Foundation is proudly sponsoring its annual district-wide “Staff Commendation Program.”  The commendation program gives families an opportunity to thank Olentangy Schools staff members who have gone above and beyond and made your child’s year special or successful.  Your commendation may be submitted for ANY staff member, including teachers, administrators, bus drivers, support staff, coaches and others. Donations made in the name of the commended staff member help the Olentangy Education Foundation provide teacher grants for innovative programs that are not covered by the District budget, and annual scholarships for graduating seniors at all three high schools. The Olentangy Education Foundation greatly appreciates your gift of any amount. There is no limit to the number of commendations you may submit. Follow this link to submit your commendation. If the staff member you would like to recognize is not listed in the database, please email Olentangy Education Foundation Staff Commendation Program Chairperson, Krista Davis, at kristasdavis@gmail.com Each commendation will be shared with the honoree, his or her principal and the superintendent at the conclusion of the program. All commendations will be shared with staff members and their supervisor, no later than June 1, 2015. The 2014-2015 Staff Commendation Program will be open through May 26, 2015. For additional information, please contact Olentangy Education Foundation Staff Commendation Program Chairperson, Krista Davis, at HYPERLINK “mailto:kristasdavis@gmail.com”kristasdavis@gmail.com__  

May 4, 2015

TESTING
AP testing begins today with Environmental Science and Chemistry in the Morning and Psychology in the afternoon.  Tuesday’s tests are Calculus AB and Calculus BC and Chinese. All students should report to their assigned testing rooms by 7:45 a.m.

CAFETERIA
In order for the Food Service Department to close their books for the fiscal year, students will not be able to charge lunches with a negative balance starting May 4th.  Questions or concerns may be directed to Brian Hush, Manager at (740)657-4126. PARCC Testing (Bell Schedule #4) will be May 11th.  All Freshmen will be testing and anyone currently taking Physical Science, Honors Physical Science, US History, 2nd Semester Government and AP students taking Biology and Music Theory.  All remaining students will be on a 2 hour delay, however, buses will run on regular schedule.  AP Testing Schedule

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
The Final Exam Schedule and information may be found on the website under Testing.

SENIORS
If you would like to purchase a graduation DVD (video of the entire graduation ceremony), visit the following website: www.localevelevents.com/events/details/1025 by Friday, May 15.  The cost of the DVD’s is $16, and the DVD’s will be mailed home in mid-June. HR Imaging will again be taking pictures of your graduate as they receive their diploma.

Pictures may be viewed and purchased at www.hrimaging.com

GRADUATION BUS
Students who are planning to ride the bus to graduation rehearsal should let Mrs. Hoppenjans (740-657-4106) in the Main Office know as soon as possible.

Baccalaureate 2015 to Honor Graduates
Baccalaureate will be held on May 14 at 7:00 PM at St. John Neumann Church, 9633 East St. Rt. 37, Sunbury, OH.   Baccalaureate is a non-denominational celebration of your graduation.  All seniors and their families are invited to attend this event.  Graduates are needed to take a small part in the pre-planned service and should contact Mrs. Shank in room 1414 (information/sign up on the door).  Parents are needed to provide refreshments by signing up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D48A9AE2FA2F49-baccalaureate  Parents should contact Donna Dyll at dmdyll@aol.com with questions.

CEDAR POINT
Attention Seniors Going to Cedar Point on May 18:  Want to sit with your friends on the bus? Sign up for a bus outside Mrs. Centa’s door by May 13. Haven’t signed up to go to Cedar Point but want to? We still have a few spots left. See Mrs. Centa ASAP.

CLASS CABINET
Applications are now available in the main office for students interested in being a member of class cabinet next school year.  Students need to complete the application which includes one teacher recommendation and submit it to the main office by the end of the school day on Monday, May 11th. Teacher recommendations can be submitted directly to the main office. Thank you!

NHS MEMBERS
Please remember to turn in all service hours on Señora Thomson’s door.  You need 12 outside hours and 4 inside hours.  Still need inside hours?  You can make puppy chow to sell on May 6 or you can walk for Cystic Fibrosis on May 9.  Details are on Señora’s door.

COSTA RICA
Zip lining, whitewater rafting, rainforests, and wildlife!!! Heard the buzz about this year’s Costa Rica Spring Break Trip with Mr. Sidol? Wish you would’ve been there? You’re in luck! Next year’s OHS Sophomores and Juniors will be going back to Costa Rica for spring break 2016! There will be a quick student/parent information meeting next Tuesday, May 5th from 6:00 to 6:30 pm in Mrs. Nethero’s room (room 1511). Ask your Science teacher for details!

INTERNATIONAL SERVICE LEARNING AND LEADERSHIP TOURS
As our world becomes increasingly interconnected, it is critical for students to be culturally aware and globally-minded. The Olentangy Local School District is planning to take groups of exceptional students on International Service Learning and Leadership Tours in June of 2016.  They will experience amazing learning and leadership opportunities unlike any that can be offered inside the classroom through three unique international tour opportunities: Service Learning in the Dominican Republic, Service Learning in Peru, and the Global Student Leaders Summit in Europe focusing on Human Rights. There are a limited number of spaces for the trips. If you are currently a junior, sophomore, or freshman and are interested, please plan on attending a parent meeting at Olentangy High School in the gym on May 7th at 7pm. See Ms. Zettler or Ms. Hartley with questions.

May 1, 2015

TESTING
On Monday, May 4th the AP Chemistry and AP Environmental tests will be held in the morning. Students should report to their assigned testing room by 7:45 a.m. with required supplies.  The Psychology test will be held in the afternoon.  Students should report to their testing rooms at 12:05 p.m.

CAFETERIA
In order for the Food Service Department to close their books for the fiscal year, students will not be able to charge lunches starting May 4th.  Questions or concerns may be directed to Brian Hush, Manager at (740)657-4126.

PARCC Testing (Bell Schedule #4) will be May 11th.  All Freshmen will be testing and anyone currently taking Physical Science, Honors Physical Science, US History, 2nd Semester Government and AP students taking Biology and Music Theory.  All remaining students will be on a 2 hour delay, however, buses will run on regular schedule.  AP Testing Schedule

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
The Final Exam Schedule and information may be found on the website under Testing.

DUAL ENROLLMENT/PSEO
Any students who are participating in College Credit Plus (Dual Enrollment/PSEO) next fall need to be registered at Columbus State Community College by Friday, May 1st. (http://www.cscc.edu/admissions/apply.shtml).  Bring a copy of your COMPASS or ACT scores to your guidance counselor by Wednesday, May 6th to finalize the process.  If you have any questions, please see your guidance counselor!

SENIORS
If you would like to purchase a graduation DVD (video of the entire graduation ceremony), visit the following website: www.localevelevents.com/events/details/1025 by Friday, May 15.  The cost of the DVD’s is $16, and the DVD’s will be mailed home in mid-June.

HR Imaging will again be taking pictures of your graduate as they receive their diploma.  Pictures may be viewed and purchased at www.hrimaging.com

GRADUATION BUS
Students who are planning to ride the bus to graduation rehearsal should let Mrs. Hoppenjans (740-657-4106) in the Main Office know as soon as possible.

CLASS CABINET
Applications are now available in the main office for students interested in being a member of class cabinet next school year.  Students need to complete the application which includes one teacher recommendation and submit it to the main office by the end of the school day on Monday, May 11th.  Teacher recommendations can be submitted directly to the main office. Thank you!

PROM T-SHIRTS
Prom T-shirts are in for students who re-ordered them.  Please pick them up in the main office.

NHS MEMBERS
Please remember to turn in all service hours on Señora Thomson’s door.  You need 12 outside hours and 4 inside hours.  Still need inside hours?  You can make puppy chow to sell on May 6 or you can walk for Cystic Fibrosis on May 9.  Details are on Señora’s door.

COSTA RICA
Zip lining, whitewater rafting, rainforests, and wildlife!!! Heard the buzz about this year’s Costa Rica Spring Break Trip with Mr. Sidol? Wish you would’ve been there? You’re in luck! Next year’s OHS Sophomores and Juniors will be going back to Costa Rica for spring break 2016! There will be a quick student/parent information meeting next Tuesday, May 5th from 6:00 to 6:30 pm in Mrs. Nethero’s room (room 1511). Ask your Science teacher for details!

April 30, 2015

TESTING
PARCC Testing (Bell Schedule #4) will be May 11th.  All Freshmen will be testing and anyone currently taking Physical Science, Honors Physical Science, US History, 2nd Semester Government and AP students taking Biology and Music Theory.  All remaining students will be on a 2 hour delay, however, buses will run on regular schedule.  AP Testing Schedule

All 9th and 10th grade students who are taking AP tests this year and missed the AP pre- administration session in homeroom on Tuesday should come to Student Services to make this up.  AP testing starts next week, May 4th through May 15th.  Students testing in the morning should report no later than 7:45.

DUAL ENROLLMENT/PSEO
Any students who are participating in College Credit Plus (Dual Enrollment/PSEO) next fall need to be registered at Columbus State Community College by Friday, May 1st. (http://www.cscc.edu/admissions/apply.shtml).  Bring a copy of your COMPASS or ACT scores to your guidance counselor by Wednesday, May 6th to finalize the process.  If you have any questions, please see your guidance counselor!

SENIORS
If you would like to purchase a graduation DVD (video of the entire graduation ceremony), visit the following website: www.localevelevents.com/events/details/1025 by Friday, May 15.  The cost of the DVD’s is $16, and the DVD’s will be mailed home in mid-June.

HR Imaging will again be taking pictures of your graduate as they receive their diploma.  Pictures may be viewed and purchased at www.hrimaging.com

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR TEXTBOOK RETURN
Parent volunteers are needed to help with textbook return on May 14th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. If you are interested in helping out, please sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c084eafac23a2ff2-textbook2

GRADUATION BUS
Students who are planning to ride the bus to graduation rehearsal should let Mrs. Hoppenjans (740-657-4106) in the Main Office know as soon as possible.

NHS MEMBERS
Please remember to turn in all service hours on Señora Thomson’s door.  You need 12 outside hours and 4 inside hours.  Still need inside hours?  You can make puppy chow to sell on May 6 or you can walk for Cystic Fibrosis on May 9.  Details are on Señora’s door.

COSTA RICA
Zip lining, whitewater rafting, rainforests, and wildlife!!! Heard the buzz about this year’s Costa Rica Spring Break Trip with Mr. Sidol? Wish you would’ve been there? You’re in luck! Next year’s OHS Sophomores and Juniors will be going back to Costa Rica for spring break 2016! There will be a quick student/parent information meeting next Tuesday, May 5th from 6:00 to 6:30 pm in Mrs. Nethero’s room (room 1511). Ask your Science teacher for details!