Transportation Updates:

2-27-15:
Students who ride bus 2005 will be held until 4:35 PM to ride bus 1118.



OCHS Principal Search
The OCHS Principal Selection Committee is seeking feedback and suggestions from various stakeholder groups. Surveys have been developed for students, staff, and parents to complete. Parents of current OCHS students and incoming freshmen for 2015-2016 are asked to take a few moments and answer a short anonymous survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/OCHParents. The committee will review each response and use the information from the surveys to shape the interview and selection process. Paper copies of the surveys are also available in the school office. Parents are asked to finish the survey by March 31.

The OCHS SBDM Council met Friday, March 13 to continue work on the principal selection process. The committee used time at the March 13th meeting to hammer out the criteria that they feel should govern the principal selection process and to plan how to garner stakeholder input. The committee has created three stakeholder surveys (staff, parent, student) that will be administered and then used to fine-tune the selection criteria and help craft interview questions and tasks. Surveys will be administered in the very near future.

At the next meeting scheduled for March 27, the committee will focus on screening candidates and finalizing the interview process to be used. Currently, the committee is on schedule to complete their work by April 20.

Please contact Anita Davis, Chief Academic Officer, if you have questions regarding the process.

Important Notice
The access road that runs off of Colonel Drive going past the OCHS tennis courts and leading to the Colonel Field House and adjacent parking lot must be kept clear for emergency vehicles to have safe and quick access to our athletic facilities and practice areas. This road shall not be used for parking at any time by personal vehicles or busses from teams visiting our campus for the purpose of athletic competition. Parking options include the lot immediately behind the high school across Colonel Drive from the tennis courts or the parking lot in front or Bell Field Stadium and/or the parking lot behind the OCHS main gymnasium. Your cooperation with this matter is greatly appreciated.

Junior Dance Requests
A special web page has been set up just for your event where guests can go to submit requests. You can access this web page at http://www.soundspecialistdjs.djintelligence.com/request/ochs2015

OCHS Mock Trial Team
*OCHS does not currently have a Mock Trial team. The goal we hope to achieve is to have enough students to make an actual team! Click here for more information!


Congratulations to the Spectrum!
The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) has awarded Spectrum its Superior award for 2014. It is the highest award a student literary magazine can achieve in the NCTE "Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines."
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Kentucky Science Center Camps

Want a fun, hands-on experience for your kids? School's Out Science Camps offer exciting educational experiences for children in grades Pre K-10*! Join us for unique topics designed to inform, engage and entertain! Click here for more information.

 

PTSA Newsletter Article, March 13, 2015

We are looking for parents who would be interested in filling several PTSA Board positions for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Please feel free to contact: Debbie O’Hara ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ), Debbie Hanna ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )or Tracy Webb ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) if you have an interest.

Below is the last training session available to parents of Special Needs students within the Oldham County School System. This training is intended for parents, guardians and staff, though anyone interested is welcome to attend.

• Individual Education Plan (IEP) will be on March 19th at 6:30 pm with Mr. John Roberts and Janet Jones The March Training session will be at the Annex, 1900 Button Lane, La Grange KY . Please e-mail Janet Jones at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with any questions or comments which you’d like to be addressed in these trainings. 

 


 


Progress Report 1
Information

Parents, please click here for information on Progress Report 1 "grade freeze."
 

ESS Schedule
Click here for the 2014-2015 ESS Schedule.  
Attention Students 

Directions for connecting to wireless for personal devices: First connect to PODNet in your wireless settings. Open your browser and navigate to any website. You will be prompted to register. When you register your personal device on the wireless network (PODNet), please use your network account, not guest. Usually your network username is your first initial, middle initial, and last name. The password is the same one you use to get on the computers here at school. If you need help, please see us in the library. 

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Pick Up and Drop Off

Students need to be picked up/dropped off behind the school on Loop Road, accessible from both highway 393, and highway 146. Students cannot be dropped off or picked up in front of the main office until after 9:00am in the morning or before 4:00 in the afternoon.

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OCHS Visitor Identification Policy

Effective for the 2014-2015 school year, OCHS will require all visitors to present and leave a valid photo I.D. in the main office. Upon checkout, your ID will be returned.
Additionally, anyone picking a student up for dismissal will need to present a photo I.D.
This policy will help us better track visitors and vendors in the building helping to make OCHS a safer place for all students, staff and families. As always, we appreciate your support!


Operation: PARENT

Welcome back to school, parents! We are excited about our partnership with Operation: PARENT and I would like to encourage you to attend one of their classes or speaker events this fall. It's a great way to meet other parents and raise your awareness on issues that often catch parents off guard. Any parent of a 4th-12th grade student can benefit from the information. All classes and speaker events are being held on the Oldham County High School campus. If fees are a problem, scholarship funds are available. Just visit www.operationparent.org or call 265-9045 for more information and to register.


  Market Day Online

Market Day OnlineMarket Day Fundraiser for the Band Program


Nutrition/Physical Activity Report Card 


Safe Schools Tip Line

The Safe Schools Tip Line is 1-866-548-3847 X191. Anyone can call this anonymous tip line to report concerns about weapons, drugs, alcohol or any other safe schools concerns in Oldham County. Click the link on the left for more information.

 

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