February 10, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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The Lady Eagles Basketball team will play in the Area Tournament at Hoover High School; tip-off is at 6:30 p.m.  Everyone please come out and support this great group of girls!

 

The yearbook staff is opening up more pages for senior ads. Please contact Melissa Dixon at mdixon@shelbyed.k12.al.us for information and pricing.

 

SGA applications are due by Friday at 3:00 p.m.

 

There will be an interest meeting for those trying out for cheerleader or mascot for the 2016-17 school year on February 25th at 6:30 p.m. in the Library Media Center.  Email bwatkins@shelbyed.k12.al.us with any questions prior to the meeting.

 

Tickets for the 7A Area 5 Boys Basketball Tournament are available for purchase online at preptix.com.

Boys Basketball Area Tourney starts on Thursday, February 11th at Oak Mountain High School. The championship game is on Saturday, February 13 at 7:00 p.m. All tickets are $6. Eagle Club and Student passes will NOT be accepted.

Game 1 – Thompson vs Hoover at 6:00 p.m.

Game 2 – Tuscaloosa County vs Oak Mountain at 7:30 p.m.

 

Footloose Auditions will be Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11. We are actively seeking talented students who can sing, act, dance, or do ALL three! We also need students to help with stage crew, lighting, sound, make-up, set construction, costumes, tickets, advertising, and concessions. Interested? You need to do the following:

 

  1. Pick up green audition form from Mr. Zauchin, Ms. Windle, or Mr. Bender; fill out and hand-in at your audition.
  2. Sign up for a time and date on the choir room door.

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th at the Carriage House in Park Crest, Hoover, AL. This is a brand new and amazing facility, please make plans to attend! The theme is “The big easy…. and all that jazz” Tickets go on sale Monday, March 7 in the lunchroom. Tickets are $80 per couple if purchased before spring break and $100 after. See MRS. LEMLEY in room 304 if you have any questions.

 

The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and materials.

 

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

 

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

Duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc (small appliances that can be taken apart)

SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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The Herb Hanes- Bill Sparks Scholarship Fund– Must have participated in an athletic activity; accepted into a four year Alabama college; application which is located in the Guidance Center. Deadline is May 18, 2016. 

 

 

American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519.

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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February 9, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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The yearbook staff is opening up more pages for senior ads. Please contact Melissa Dixon at mdixon@shelbyed.k12.al.us for information and pricing.

 

SGA applications are due by Friday at 3:00 p.m.

 

There will be an interest meeting for those trying out for cheerleader or mascot for the 2016-17 school year on February 25th at 6:30 p.m. in the Library Media Center.  Email bwatkins@shelbyed.k12.al.us with any questions prior to the meeting.

 

Boys Basketball Area Tourney starts on Thursday, February 11th at Oak Mountain High School. The championship game is on Saturday, February 13 at 7:00 p.m. All tickets are $6. Eagle Club and Student passes will NOT be accepted.

 

Game 1 – Thompson vs Hoover at 6:00 p.m.

Game 2 – Tuscaloosa County vs Oak Mountain at 7:30 p.m.

 

Footloose Auditions will be Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11. We are actively seeking talented students who can sing, act, dance, or do ALL three! We also need students to help with stage crew, lighting, sound, make-up, set construction, costumes, tickets, advertising, and concessions. Interested? You need to do the following:

 

  1. Pick up green audition form from Mr. Zauchin, Ms. Windle, or Mr. Bender; fill out and hand-in at your audition.
  2. Sign up for a time and date on the choir room door.

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th at the Carriage House in Park Crest, Hoover, AL. This is a brand new and amazing facility, please make plans to attend! The theme is “The big easy…. and all that jazz” Tickets go on sale Monday, March 7 in the lunchroom. Tickets are $80 per couple if purchased before spring break and $100 after. See MRS. LEMLEY in room 304 if you have any questions.

 

The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and material.

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

 

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

Duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc (small appliances that can be taken apart)

 

 SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519. 

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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February 8, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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Boys Basketball Area Tourney starts on Thursday, February 11th at Oak Mountain High School. The championship game is on Saturday, February 13 at 7:00 p.m. All tickets are $6. Eagle Club and Student passes will NOT be accepted.

Game 1 – Thompson vs Hoover at 6:00 p.m.

Game 2 – Tuscaloosa County vs Oak Mountain at 7:30 p.m.

 

Footloose Auditions will be Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11. We are actively seeking talented students who can sing, act, dance, or do ALL three! We also need students to help with stage crew, lighting, sound, make-up, set construction, costumes, tickets, advertising, and concessions. Interested? You need to do the following:

 

  1. Pick up green audition form from Mr. Zauchin, Ms. Windle, or Mr. Bender; fill out and hand-in at your audition.
  2. Sign up for a time and date on the choir room door.

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th at the Carriage House in Park Crest, Hoover, AL. This is a brand new and amazing facility, please make plans to attend! The theme is “The big easy…. and all that jazz” Tickets go on sale Monday, March 7 in the lunchroom. Tickets are $80 per couple if purchased before spring break and $100 after. See MRS. LEMLEY in room 304 if you have any questions.

 

The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and materials.

 

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

 

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

Duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc (small appliances that can be taken apart)

 

 

SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519.

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center.

 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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February 4, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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Footloose Auditions will be Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11. We are actively seeking talented students who can sing, act, dance, or do ALL three! We also need students to help with stage crew, lighting, sound, make-up, set construction, costumes, tickets, advertising, and concessions. Interested? You need to do the following:

 

  1. Pick up green audition form from Mr. Zauchin, Ms. Windle, or Mr. Bender; fill out and hand-in at your audition.
  2. Sign up for a time and date on the choir room door.

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th at the Carriage House in Park Crest, Hoover, AL. This is a brand new and amazing facility, please make plans to attend! The theme is “The big easy…. and all that jazz” Tickets go on sale Monday, March 7 in the lunchroom. Tickets are $80 per couple if purchased before spring break and $100 after. See MRS. LEMLEY in room 304 if you have any questions.

 

The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and materials.

 

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

 

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc.)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

Duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc. (small appliances that can be taken apart)

 

SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

All sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in applying to the OMHS National Honor Society may pick up an application from Ms. Rath in Room 213 on the English Hall. Applications will be available until Friday, January 29, and are due back to Ms. Rath by Friday, February 5.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519.

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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February 2, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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Josten’s will be here on February 3rd in the lunchroom to pick up cap and gown orders along with the $85 Senior Fee. Any senior that did not attend the assembly on Friday for the cap and gown order forms, should see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center.

 

We will have a Diamond Doll Meeting in Ms. McGuyer’s room (237) Wednesday during 7th period.  All money will be due and we will be taking a group photo.

 

Soccer Sweeties forms and $30 is due to Mrs. Mace by this Wednesday, February 3. Please be sure to indicate your t-shirt size and color (grey or blue) on your form.

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th at the Carriage House in Park Crest, Hoover, AL. This is a brand new and amazing facility, please make plans to attend! The theme is “The big easy…. and all that jazz” Tickets go on sale Monday, March 7 in the lunchroom. Tickets are $80 per couple if purchased before spring break and $100 after. See MRS. LEMLEY in room 304 if you have any questions.

 

The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and materials.

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

Duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc (small appliances that can be taken apart) 

 

SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

All sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in applying to the OMHS National Honor Society may pick up an application from Ms. Rath in Room 213 on the English Hall. Applications will be available until Friday, January 29, and are due back to Ms. Rath by Friday, February 5.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

==================================================

American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519.

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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February 1, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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Soccer Sweeties forms and $30 is due to Mrs. Mace by this Wednesday, February 3. Please be sure to indicate your t-shirt size and color (grey or blue) on your form.

 

The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and materials.

 

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

 

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

Duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc (small appliances that can be taken apart)

 

SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

All sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in applying to the OMHS National Honor Society may pick up an application from Ms. Rath in Room 213 on the English Hall. Applications will be available until Friday, January 29, and are due back to Ms. Rath by Friday, February 5.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th. We have a fabulous, brand new venue for prom; the Carriage House at Parc Crest in Hoover. Stay tuned for more info!

 

Josten’s will be here on February 3rd in the lunchroom to pick up cap and gown orders along with the $85 Senior Fee. Any senior that did not attend the assembly on Friday for the cap and gown order forms, should see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center.

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519. 

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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January 29, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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The OMHS Counseling Center will host a Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents. OMHS counselors will discuss the financial aid process and provide information on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be held in the OMHS Media Center, so park at the front of the building near the flag pole. We will be at 6:00 p.m.

 

We will be offering Makerspaces to students in the media center fall 2016. A makerspace is a place where students can gather to learn, create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of tools and materials.

The following is a list of donations we need to get started. Donations will be accepted now…

Paper tubes (paper towel rolls, etc.)

Rubber bands (all sizes)

Marbles

Markers, crayons, colored pencils

Origami paper

Tape

duct tape (all colors/designs)

Legos

Scissors

Puzzles

Any and everything you think could be used for arts and crafts

Old blenders, mixers, etc (small appliances that can be taken apart)

SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

All sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in applying to the OMHS National Honor Society may pick up an application from Ms. Rath in Room 213 on the English Hall. Applications will be available until Friday, January 29, and are due back to Ms. Rath by Friday, February 5.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th. We have a fabulous, brand new venue for prom; the Carriage House at Parc Crest in Hoover. Stay tuned for more info!

 

Josten’s will be here on February 3rd in the lunchroom to pick up cap and gown orders along with the $85 Senior Fee. Any senior that did not attend the assembly on Friday for the cap and gown order forms, should see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center.

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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American Society of Civil Engineers

The Birmingham Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers is offering a scholarship to high school seniors. The scholarship is restricted to students who attend a civil engineering program at a university or college in Alabama that has been accredited. The application deadline is March 31 and applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. The scholarship winner will be notified by May 6, 2016 and the award check will be mailed directly to the chosen engineering school upon enrollment. If you have any questions, contact Susan Goertz at sgoert@mindspring.com or call 205-991-5519.

 

 

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union will be awarding fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school members planning to pursue post secondary education in the fall of 2016. The scholarships will be awarded to students, Coosa Pines FCE members, who exemplify credit union values of personal and civic responsibility through their grades, extracurricular activities essay responses, letter(s) of recommendation, and /or community service. The deadline for application is Friday, April 1, 2016. Applications are available in the OMHS Counseling Center. 

 

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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January 26, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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SAVE THE DATE – APRIL 25th The Oak Mountain High School Athletic Booster Club invites you to participate in the 18th Annual Golf Tournament.  It will be held during the afternoon of Monday, April 25th at Inverness Country Club.  More information and details will come out at a later date.

 

All sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in applying to the OMHS National Honor Society may pick up an application from Ms. Rath in Room 213 on the English Hall. Applications will be available until Friday, January 29, and are due back to Ms. Rath by Friday, February 5.

 

The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

 

 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th. We have a fabulous, brand new venue for prom; the Carriage House at Parc Crest in Hoover. Stay tuned for more info!

 

Josten’s will be here on February 3rd in the lunchroom to pick up cap and gown orders along with the $85 Senior Fee. Any senior that did not attend the assembly on Friday for the cap and gown order forms, should see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center.

 

The Athletic Physical Day will have preliminary screenings next week January 19th-22nd. Please see Ms. Cardinal or your coach for your team’s assigned time slot. Cost is $20. Please turn in physical form and money to Ms. Cardinal. Registered athletes will also see the physicians in the morning on January 29th in the OMHS gym.

 

We have been notified that the PSAT results will not be available until the end of January.  As soon as they are available we will notify the students and return the results to them.

 

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

 

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

 

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteers are needed to help with our 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Help is needed from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., March 26, 2016. Volunteers will need to arrive by 9:00 a.m. Activities that we will need help with are face painting, cake hop, placing out eggs, Easter Bunny, moonwalks, and more. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Emily at oakmountain.naturalist@dcnr.alabama.gov or 205-620-2520. We need to know by March 11, 2016.

 

Any student interested volunteering for the Young Life 5k on 1/30 @ Veterans Park, please contact Grady Trammell at grady.trammell@gmail.com

 

The campaign for Senator Shelby is looking for volunteers and interns to work for the upcoming campaign. Anyone interested can contact Sam Mascaro at 352-286-3416 or at sam@shelbyforsenate.com

 

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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January 20, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

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The Miss OMHS Pageant has been changed to March 4, 2016 in the OMHS Performing Arts Center. Please see Mrs. Hart, Mrs. Dixon, or Mrs. Blakemore if you would like to participate. 

Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th. We have a fabulous, brand new venue for prom; the Carriage House at Parc Crest in Hoover. Stay tuned for more info!

Josten’s will be here on February 3rd in the lunchroom to pick up cap and gown orders along with the $85 Senior Fee. Any senior that did not attend the assembly on Friday for the cap and gown order forms, should see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center.

The Athletic Physical Day will have preliminary screenings next week January 19th-22nd. Please see Ms. Cardinal or your coach for your team’s assigned time slot. Cost is $20. Please turn in physical form and money to Ms. Cardinal. Registered athletes will also see the physicians in the morning on January 29th in the OMHS gym.

We have been notified that the PSAT results will not be available until the end of January.  As soon as they are available we will notify the students and return the results to them.

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

GUIDANCE

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The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement. 2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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Any student interested volunteering for the Young Life 5k on 1/30 @ Veterans Park, please contact Grady Trammell at grady.trammell@gmail.com

The campaign for Senator Shelby is looking for volunteers and interns to work for the upcoming campaign. Anyone interested can contact Sam Mascaro at 352-286-3416 or at sam@shelbyforsenate.com

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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January 19, 2016

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Attention juniors and seniors: Prom is April 16th. We have a fabulous, brand new venue for prom; the Carriage House at Parc Crest in Hoover. Stay tuned for more info!

Josten’s will be here on February 3rd in the lunchroom to pick up cap and gown orders along with the $85 Senior Fee. Any senior that did not attend the assembly on Friday for the cap and gown order forms, should see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center.

The Athletic Physical Day will have preliminary screenings next week January 19th-22nd. Please see Ms. Cardinal or your coach for your team’s assigned time slot. Cost is $20. Please turn in physical form and money to Ms. Cardinal. Registered athletes will also see the physicians in the morning on January 29th in the OMHS gym.

Tour Spain in June 2017!   Join us to see all the best sites in Barcelona and Madrid!  Entire families are welcome to go!  EF has been in the tour business for over 40 years and they guarantee the lowest prices for the highest quality. This fantastic trip includes round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, a full-time EF Tour Director, daily breakfast and dinner, entrance fees to select attractions and guided sightseeing.  There will be an information meeting for students and parents Tuesday, January 19 at 6:00 in room 133 on the science hall. (Note:  This is an amazing travel opportunity, but it is NOT A SCHOOL SPONSORED TRIP.)

We have been notified that the PSAT results will not be available until the end of January.  As soon as they are available we will notify the students and return the results to them.

Don’t forget to check out The Eagle’s Eye online newspaper at www.omhseagleseye.com for all the latest news at OMHS.

 

GUIDANCE

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The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy will be offering the following scholarships:

1) The Premier Award of $5,000 will be awarded to a high school senior with a GPA of B or better who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement.

2) The Principal’s Choice Award of $750 is awarded to a striving C-student who exhibits potential for success in college. Applicants for this award must be recommended by their attending school’s principal or assistant principal in the form of a letter submitted to AABE. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. See Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center for details and application.

The North Shelby Inverness Rotary Club announces its 2016 “Service above Self” Academic Scholarship. There will be two $1,200 recipients selected this year. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated humanitarian service in any form at any level with emphasis on personal volunteer efforts. For more detail on this scholarship, see Mrs. Huff in the Guidance Center. Deadline is March 15, 2016.

GIVE ME FIVE OPPORTUNITIES

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The campaign for Senator Shelby is looking for volunteers and interns to work for the upcoming campaign. Anyone interested can contact Sam Mascaro at 352-286-3416 or at sam@shelbyforsenate.com

Last year, OMHS agreed to sell Coca-Cola products at all high school events/functions. Coca-Cola has a redemption program for the codes that are underneath caps and in 12-packs boxes. These codes can be redeemed and donated to schools for money. This is free money that can be used for our school! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please donate any caps that you can. Also, the redemption program only allows 75 points per email address a week, so if you can, please sign-up at mycokerewards.comand enter the codes and donate to OMHS. Anyone interested in helping collect caps from games or entering codes please come see Mr. Dean in Rm. 110. Give Me Five credit can be earned! If you have any questions, please email me at cdean@shelbyed.k12.al.us.

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