Students who ride bus 0807 will be held until 4:30 PM to ride bus 0223.
Students who ride bus 2005 will be held until 4:30 PM to ride bus 1318.
Attention all students, 9-12 grade, if you are interested in representing OCHS to incoming 8th graders, by giving tours and working Freshmen Orientation in the summer, please consider applying to be a Colonel Ambassador.
Applications and more details can be found in the guidance office or at this link. Applications will be DUE Thursday, January 29, 2015 to Ms. Lutz by 8:45 a.m.
See Ms. Lutz in guidance if you have any other questions.
Oldham County Leadership Academy
Oldham County Leadership Academy (OCLA) applications are available for 2015-2016 Juniors. This is a chance to meet with other juniors from across the district to develop leadership skills. As a participant, you will be expected to attend the meetings (which will be held during the school day) and participate in all activities involved with OCLA VI. The basic premise of OCLA VI is Service to Others….Growth for Self. All participants will be a part of a district-wide service project. Complete the application and return by February 26, 2015 to Mrs. Steedly in the guidance office. Applications may be found on the Oldham County Board of Education Website.
Oldham County Summer Scholars
Oldham County Summer Scholars(OCSS) applications are available for 2015-2016 9th, 10th and 11th grade students. This program is a competitive academic program where students are selected to participate in a pre-college level class. Once selected the student will explore an Intensive area of study as well as delve into an Exploratory area of study. Complete the application and return by February 13, 2015 to Mrs. Steedly in the guidance office. Applications may be found on the Oldham County Board of Education Website.
Dance Blue Marathon
On February 6th Oldham County High School will be hosting a mini Dance Blue Marathon to raise money for the Golden Matrix Fund. This was created to benefit the University of Kentucky Pediatric Oncology Clinic patients and families. Participants will be dancing, playing games, and enjoying free food from 5:00-11:00pm. Tickets cost $30.00, but we encourage students to ask for donations from friends and family to make it more affordable. In order to attend students must sign up by January 30th. This will be a fun experience for students to have while benefiting a wonderful cause.
College Goal Kentucky:
File the FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1, 2015 and get free help from College Goal Kentucky! College Goal Kentucky will take place in January and February. College Goal Kentucky provides free help in filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
The FAFSA is used to apply for federal and state college financial aid programs. Attendees can enter for a chance to win a $500 scholarship! Four scholarships will be awarded in spring 2015.
WHY: The earlier you submit your FAFSA, the better your chances of being eligible for thousands of dollars in student aid. Students who file by mid-January have the best chance of receiving these funds.
WHEN: FAFSA Completion sessions will be held on multiple dates in January and February.
WHAT TO BRING: Your parent or guardian and their completed 2014 federal tax forms. If tax forms have not been completed, then bring their 2013 federal tax forms and their last paycheck stub from 2014.
WHERE: Sessions will be held at more than 30 sites across the state.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015 18:37