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Choice Sheets and Course Descriptions

Below are links to PDF versions of Choice Sheets and Elective Descriptions for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students at O. Henry Middle School as well as links to information about ACES classes.…

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Library news: Author visits in April


On Friday, April 17, debut author, Jennifer Latham, will present to O. Henry World Cultures first and second period classes.  We will be selling personalized, signed copies for $19.50. Download order form. Here is a blurb review of her novel, Scarlett Undercover.

“Scarlett is tough and fiercely independent…The supernatural mystery is engaging and the Muslim American teenage sleuth will be a welcome addition to YA shelves…An heir apparent to Veronica Mars.”— School Library Journal

On Thursday, April 30, critically acclaimed, O.…

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2015 Mustang Alumni Scholarship Awards

mustang-scholarshipsO. Henry PTA is proud to award two $500.00 scholarships to former O. Henry Middle School students now attending Austin High School. Graduating seniors who wish to apply must meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum GPA at Austin High School of 3.0
  • Must have attended O. Henry Middle School for at least two years
  • Must have participated in extracurricular activities, shown leadership and good citizenship qualities
  • Must submit written essay

Those meeting these criteria are urged to complete the attached application and email it to acosta75@austin.rr.com or return it to the AHS Counselor no later than noon on Friday, May 15, 2015.

If you have any questions please email Chanta Costa: acosta75@austin.rr.com or contact Tara Miller at Austin High School. Thank you.

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Library Rising Book Fair this week


Our library is back! Second period library aides Joshua and Miguel are pictured above in the newly remodeled library. Come visit during our Library Rising Book Fair, Monday, November 4 – Friday, November 8 from 7:45 until 4:30 daily. Or you can shop from home in your pajamas. Check out our online fair: http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=ohenrymiddleschool

A drainage block caused water from the recent rains to flood the library, but not a single book was lost. The entire library was dismantled, with a pop-up library in a conference room keeping services available to students.…

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