Daily Announcements: Wednesday October 4

  • Homecoming tickets are on sale in the commons during both lunches.  Tickets are $7 or $5 with two cans of food.  Prices will go up to $10 if you wait to buy your ticket at the dance.


  • October Tri-Met bus passes are available in the accounting office through Oct. 10 for $28.


  • The PSAT is on Oct. 11th.  It is available to 9th, 10th and 11th graders. This gives you more access to colleges and scholarships. It is highly recommended for anyone applying to a 4-year college. Freshmen and juniors will need to pay $16 to the accounting office by Oct. 4th. Sophomores: Please return your signed PSAT permission slip to your advisory teacher by the Wednesday, October 4th deadline.


  • It’s spirit week!  Tomorrow is “Neon Out.”  Make sure to dress up to get spirit points for your class!


  • Senior sweatshirts will be on sale today through October 20th.  Forms are available outside of the accounting office.


  • Last chance to join the Manufacturing Day behind the scenes tour.  Don’t forget to turn in your permission slips!


  • Picture re-takes are tomorrow in the library from 7 – 12:10.  Students may go before school or during lunch.


  • The Homecoming game is next week and will be “tie-dye night.”  During both lunches tomorrow, Friday and Monday you can make your own tie dye shirt for the game.  All you need to do is bring a damp white t-shirt that is tied up with rubber bands in a one-gallon zip lock baggie.  It will be done in the back courtyard (behind the commons) on the grass.


  • Are you a senior who still needs Essential Skills Work Samples to graduate? Mark your calendar and plan to attend the Work Sample Session next Wednesday morning in the library @ 7:40.  There you will find teachers and staff eager to help you do what is necessary to meet this graduation requirement.  Don’t miss this great opportunity to get Work Samples done so you can graduate on time.  If you have questions, see Mrs. Trone in D113.


  • Senior baby picture ads for the yearbook are now being sold in the Accounting office for $25.  They are due Nov. 1st. There are only 80 spots available so pay ASAP.  For more info, see the OCHS website under the senior section.


  • Today is the first home game for our new OCHS Unified Sports Soccer team. The game begins at 4:00 on the JV baseball field. Come out and cheer on the team!


  • The Accounting office will be closed today during 2nd lunch.



College Visits

Please sign up in A125 if interested.

The following colleges will be on our campus:

Grand Canyon University  Tuesday,  Oct 3  12:30 pm   
Washington State University  Monday, Oct 9  12:30 pm  Presentation Room
Pacific University  Monday, Oct 16   9:00 am  
Concordia University  Tuesday, Oct 17   9:00 am  
Gonzaga University  Tuesday, Oct 17   1:30 pm  
Oregon Tech University  Thursday, Oct 19   9:00 am  
University of Oregon  Thursday, Oct 19  12:30 pm Presentation Room
Willamette University  Friday, Oct 20   9:00 am  
University of Utah  Tuesday, Oct 24   8:00 am  
Southern Oregon University  Tuesday, Oct 24  12:30 pm  
College of Idaho  Tuesday, Oct 24   1:30 pm  
Portland State University  Thursday, Oct 26    
Montana Tech University  Tuesday, Oct 31  9:00 am  
Colorado Mesa University  Tuesday, Oct 31  12:30 pm