Nicholas Raumann and Grant Robley

Miss Mulcahy video on Pep Rally

Math and Science National Honor Societies are now accepting applications for new members for this school year.  The applications are on the OHS website in the “quick links and forms” section under content/special honor society tab.  Ms. Adams and Ms. Watson will be accepting these applications now through October 26th by 2:30 pm. If you have questions, please see Ms. Adams for Science National Honor Society in room B115 or Ms. Watson for Math National Honor Society in room A203.

The annual Oakdale High School Poetry Out Loud competition is coming up this November. You will need to visit the Poetry Out Loud website to review the rules and memorize two poems to perform. You will have a chance to move up to regional, state, and national levels and win prize and scholarship money.  If you would like to participate, please see Mrs. Showalter in room A208 to get more information and details about practices.

 “It’s not too late to join the Future Teachers of America Club here at Oakdale! Monthly meetings include doing fun activities like hosting guest speakers, organizing the book drive, helping with Teacher Appreciation week, and more. You don’t have to be interested in being a teacher to join and the club is flexible with meeting dates of other clubs! Contact Mrs.Kenney or Caroline Paroby if interested.”

Are you looking for an opportunity to volunteer or receive community service hours? Come out to Lake Linganore on Saturday October 20th to help clean up the lake. Plan to meet at Coldstream Beach parking lot starting at 9am.This event will run until 11am and is sponsored by the “Lake Linganore at Eaglehead” Facebook group. For more details see Ms. Malagari in B204.

There will be a mandatory girls basketball meeting for any student-athletes interested in trying out this year.  The meeting will be Wednesday Oct. 17th, 230pm in the Main Gym

Are you interested in joining the Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society? Students must have completed 4 semesters of Social Studies courses in order to apply, maintained a 3.5 GPA in those courses, and have an overall cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Hard copies can be picked up outside of Ms. Ehrlich’s classroom (B205). Digital copies can be obtained from any Social Studies teacher.

Are you looking for a way to earn your class more points for Spirit Week?  Then bring in non-perishable food items and place them in your class’s box on Main Street before first period Monday October 15th through Thursday October 18th.  Each item earns one point for your class and supports a worthwhile cause.

Interested in Leadership? Apply for the OHS Leadership Program NOW! Applications are ONLY available electronically via the OHS website under Quick Links on the Left Hand Side of the webpage. For more information see the OHS website or stop by Ms. Malagari’s room, B204.