Pete Price, OHMS Principal
Have a wonderful Thanksgiving! Thank you for sending us such wonderful children and for your generous support of our school!
We will administer spinal screening to all 8th grade students on Tuesday, Nov. 24. Our nurse could use some parent assistance. Please let me know if you can help out during the day. You will be simply assisting with moving students in and out of the screening area.
Student/Faculty Volleyball Games
We will play our annual student/faculty volleyball games on Tuesday, Nov. 24. 6th graders will play 10:40 – 11:20 a.m., 7th graders 8:15 – 8:50 a.m., and 8th graders 2:50 – 3:25 p.m.…
Thanks to our wonderful counselors, Wanda Montemayor, Amy Turner, and Cristina Torres, for organizing Friday’s 7th Annual Career Day. Special thanks to office staff Emily Heckroth and Daniela Sepulveda, as well as numerous parents who volunteered their time to showcase their careers or baked goodies for our guests. We think it’s important for middle school students to be exposed to the amazing variety of future employment opportunities.
MOY and Bell Schedules
We will be administering Middle of the Year (MOY) assessments to our students this week:
Monday, 11/16—6th/7th Math, 8th Science
Tuesday, 11/17—6th/7th Reading, 8th Social Studies
Students should bring a good book to read on both days, because they can read after they are finished.…Read more →
Former O. Henry parent Julie Kocurek was shot this weekend by an unknown assailant. The latest I heard was that she was in stable condition. Please keep Julie and her family in your thoughts and prayers.
MOY and Bell Schedules
We will be administering Middle of the Year (MOY) assessments to our students this week and next:
Monday, 11/9 — 7th Writing, 8th Math
Tuesday, 11/10 — 8th Reading
Monday, 11/16— 6th/7th Math, 8th Science
Tuesday, 11/17 — 6th/7th Reading, 8th Social Studies
Students should bring a good book to read when they have a test, because they can read after they are finished.…Read more →
End of Six Weeks Marking Period
Please remind your students to submit all outstanding school work by Friday, Nov. 6.
Boys’ Soccer Tryouts Postponed to Monday, Nov. 2
Due to bad weather on Friday, soccer tryouts will continue on Monday after school from 3:45-4:45.
O. Henry is a voting site on Tuesday, Nov. 3. Please be very careful driving on Exposition Blvd. on that day, due to an increase in traffic.
Our Campus Advisory Council (Mustang Council) will convene on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 3:45 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The Austin High School Monster Concert was rescheduled from Friday to Tuesday, Nov.…