Thursday, September 6, 2012
Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin
PTSO Open House - TONIGHT beginning at 5:30 for schedule pick-up - Parents will meet in the Auditorium at 6:00 and then follow their students’ schedule for the evening.
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.
Philosophy Club: join us for a discussion after school on Friday in Mr. Pickering's room (LC322). Everyone is welcome. (F) – A. Pickering
Any student who wears their “red out” t-shirt and would like to come help form a tunnel for the football team at Friday night’s game should meet at Blankenship Field at 7:15 at the bottom of the stairs. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Homan. (F) – D. Homan
The Deltas of Oak Ridge invites all young ladies ages 14-18 to an information meeting this Saturday, September 8th at 12:30 . This meeting will be held at the East TN Family Services Center (formerly the Oak Ridge YWCA. For more information, go to www.dstoakridge.com or stop by the Counseling Center for the information. (F) - K. Parker
Science Olympiad Club The organizational meeting for 2012-13 Science Olympiad team will be held Tuesday Sept 11 in room LC 209 (Perkins) immediately after school. All students interested in Science Olympiad are encouraged to attend. This meeting will be very brief so everyone interested should attend. Questions about Science Olympiad? See Dr. Perkins (LC 209) or Mr Anderson (LC 211). (F) – E. Anderson
Everybody come tie-dye a rainbow of colors at the Gay Straight Alliance meeting this Friday after school in Ms. Adler’s room from 3-4pm. Bring your own 100% cotton prewashed clothing items to dye! (F) – B. Adler
The first FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) meeting of the year will take place today after school in room CS345. All interested students are encouraged to attend and find out more about FBLA. (Th) – T. Ledden
The YuGi-oh! Club will meet in CS 235 after school on Friday. Bring your cards and be ready to play until 4:00! (F) – R. Colquitt
Ski Club trip to Colorado sign up! Interested in Skiing Colorado Spring Break 2013? If YES, turn in a “Yes I am interested” sheet to LC 211 before the end of the day Friday September 7. If there are enough students and staff interested in going a trip will be planned. Don’t delay .... sign up TODAY! Regular Ski Club sign up for January and February trips (7 trips) will take place in October. (F) – E. Anderson
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
Students who are interested in serving on the Superintendents Student Council please pick up you application in the Student Services office. The applications must be turned in by 3:00 on Sept. 12th. For more information regarding the Council please come to Student Services. (Tu, Th 9.12) C. Wilson
Students interested in serving on the Children’s Museum Youth Advisory Council please come by Student Service office and sign up. (Tu, Th 9.11) – C. Wilson
STUDENT ATHLETIC PASSES ON SALE NOW IN THE BOOKKEEPERS’ OFFICE - $55.00
DON’T GET CAUGHT WAITING IN LINE TOMORROW 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