9/17/19

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The  National Honor  Society will take up a cash collection for the American Red Cross to be used for hurricane relief in the Bahamas on Thursday, 19 September during SET and the lunch shifts.  Please be generous.

 

Any sophomore or junior who wish to take the PSAT must register using School Cash Online.

The fee for the PSAT is $17.00 The PSAT will be administered on Wednesday, October 16 beginning at 7:30 a.m. PSAT study guides are available to registered students in the counseling office. The PSAT serves as an excellent way for students to preview and practice for the SAT.  For juniors, the PSAT is the official route of entry to the National Merit Scholarship Program. Please note that no refund will be given if a student misses the test for any reason.

 

Ms. Grissen’s 4th block class should report directly to her class after SET. They are eating on 2nd lunch shift today, September 17.

 

Starting Monday, September 16th, students will receive the following consequences for any unexcused lates to school after 7:30AM:   • 1st & 2nd Lates – Warning • 3rd & 4th Lates – Lunch detention on day of late • 5th Late & after – Lunch detention & meeting with Assistant Principal (additional consequences)  Lunch detention will be in Room B144 (Health classroom) during all 1st, 2nd and 3rd lunches. Lunch detention for PM CTC students will be in the AP office, starting at 10:40am. Assistant Principals will assign other consequences to students who aren’t at OHS 4th block to serve lunch detention .    Thank you for being in class on time and ready to learn.  

 

Attention all Juniors: We need members of the class of 2021 to sign up for Junior Class Club. As members, you have the opportunity to run for class office, represent the class by designing the case outside the cafeteria for homecoming week and participate in pep rally events. Most importantly, juniors plan prom! This includes choosing the theme, decorations, food, music and more! If this sounds interesting consider signing up for Junior Class Club and if you have any questions please see Mrs. Malagari, Ms. Ehrlich or Ms. Carman for more information!

 

Do you want to learn how to play chess? Do you want to just play chess for fun? If you want to join the club, it is located at Ms. Young’s classroom in B235. See you there!

 

Are you interested and passionate about art? Have you completed a level 2 art class? Is your overall GPA 3.5 or higher? Then you are eligible to apply to The National Art Honor Society. We are now accepting applications for the 2019 school year, and looking for eager and creative students ready to use their talents to inspire and benefit the school. You can pick up an application from Ms. Stockman in room B233.

Completed applications are due on Friday Sept 27th. Any questions, see Ms. Stockman.

 

Oakdale High School’s National Honor Society will hold a Diaper Drive to support the University of Maryland Medical System’s Baltimore for Healthy Babies Campaign.  Their goal is to provide 500,000 diapers for newborns in the Baltimore area. Please donate new, packaged diapers at any home sporting event the week of 16-20 September.  In addition, donations can be brought to Dr. Schoder’s room, B-206, any time before 25 September. Gabby MacKay is making blankets for Project Linus. National Honor Society and SGA members who would like  to help her should check the appropriate Google Classroom.

 

Would you like to earn service hours while helping others? See Ms. Brown to sign up to be a Spanish tutor during SET or after school. It’s a great way to brush up on your skills from other levels of Spanish or maintain your fluency. 

 

Come join the Polar Bear Plunge Club and get ready to brave the Bay and support Special Olympics Maryland.  We plunge in January and we start fundraising immediately. Come join us and prepare to plunge. If you have any questions, see Coach Rubin, Ms. O or Coach Stein.

 

The Boys Soccer team hosts Williamsport on Tuesday in the first conference match of the season. Come out and support the team, the JV match begins at 5:30 and the Varsity match begins at 7:00

 

Current members of the National Math Honor Society, please visit the Google Classroom group from last year to access the Schoology Class code to join our group for this year.  Please see Ms. Watson with any questions or concerns in A203. The National Math Honor Society will submit additional announcements in the future for students interested in applying for induction. Tutoring hours start in September so be sure to join Schoology ASAP!