Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin
Mark your calendars now for the PTSO Open House - Thursday, September 6. (W,F,Tu)
STUDENT LUNCH FORMS - Just a reminder to students who have not completed the lunch form as of this date - The grace period will end on 9/14/12. After that date, only current information will be accepted. No fee waivers will be processed until the lunch form has been completed and approved.
Action Team Now students who have signed up to assist with Open House should report to the cafeteria information table at 5:30 on Sept 6 for assigned locations and tasks. Thank you for your service. (Th) – B. Bauman
International Relations Club: join us after school on Thursday from 3-4 in the Civics room (LC326) for the thrilling conclusion of our model congress debate on the national debt. Everyone is welcome! (Th) – A. Pickering
National Honor Society offers free tutoring in all subjects every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00-3:45 in the Guidance Office. Tutors this Thursday are Jason Xiong and Sijia Ma. – L. Bailey
The German Club will meet briefly after school to begin planning fall events. We will finish by 2:00, and continue our planning next week. (W) – K. Tilson
Seniors: Mark your calendars and save your money! Jostens will be distributing graduation supply packets on Wednesday, October 10, and orders for graduation supplies will be taken soon thereafter. A $60 deposit is required. More info later. (W) – T. Ledden
Literary lovers: apply to be an editor of Branching Out, the ORHS literary magazine. Write a letter introducing yourself and explaining why you believe you would be a good editor. Include your other time commitments and interests. Bring your letter to Ms. Sasser in CS336 by Wednesday afternoon at 1:45. (W) – J. Sasser
The first FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) meeting of the year will take place Thursday, September 6, after school in room CS345. All interested students are encouraged to attend and find out more about FBLA. (W) – T. Ledden
STUDENT ATHLETIC PASSES ON SALE NOW IN THE BOOKKEEPERS’ OFFICE - $55.00
DON’T GET CAUGHT WAITING IN LINE ON FRIDAY NIGHT - You can save over $100 by purchasing a Student Athletic Pass and never have to wait in a ticket line EVER - The Student Athletic Pass will get you in to any HOME football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, baseball, softball or track meet for the WHOLE YEAR. (Play-off tournament games not included) Get yours now ! ! ! !
Attention all Sophomores and Juniors: PSAT/NMSQT® Registration starts this week! The PSAT is a Practice SAT (for 10th and 11th graders) and the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (for 11th graders only). This is an optional test, but students are strongly encouraged to participate.
The 2012 PSAT/NMSQT test date will be Wednesday, October 17 and the test will be given at ORHS during the school day. Registration will be held at the following times:
Thursday evening, September 6th during Open House
Tuesday, September 11th during lunch and after school
Wednesday, September 12th during lunch and after school
Thursday, September 13th during lunch and after school
You must sign up for the PSAT/NMSQT during the registration dates here at Oak Ridge High School. Online registration for the PSAT/NMSQT is not available. The cost is $14. You must pay with a check or cash when you register. (9/13) – B. Ottinger
ATTENTION SENIORS: Washington University in St. Louis invites you to meet with a representative of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Information will be provided regarding academic programs, life on campus, and how to apply for admission and financial assistance at Washington University. This event will be Sunday, September 23, 2012 at the Hilton Garden Inn Knoxville West from 7:00-8:00 P.M. The address of the event is 216 Peregrine Way Knoxville, TN. No reservation is needed. For additional information, please call 800-638-0700 or visit admissions.wustl.edu. (M) – P. Green