Thursday, May 16, 2019

Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin

ORHS Calculators that have been rented for this year will be collected on the following dates during your Math class:  Seniors, Monday May 20th , All others on Tuesday, May 28th and Wednesday, 29th.

Calculators should be returned in clean, working condition. Students who have lost or broken calculators will be charged.  (F) – J. Zimprich


All library books are now due.  Please return anything and everything you have. (Th) – C. Milloway


The Driving Center is again offering Driver Education Classes during summer break. There are two classes starting June 5th and June 24th. Please visit their website at for further information.

(Th – 5/23) – T. Seals


Yearbooks will be on sale until they sell out on Friday, May 17, for CASH ONLY during the 8th period assembly.  On that day, you may pay with $85 cash to buy a yearbook until there are none left.  We fully expect to sell out. (Th) – B. Byrd


Convocation Ushers- please mark your calendars for a mandatory meeting  with Madame Barry, immediately after school next Thursday, May 23rd, in the auditorium to assign roles and practice.  You will receive more informationfrom your first period teacher soon. Merci! (F) – E. Barry


Members of the Class of 2020 Senior Steering Committee, Please remember that our first committee meeting will be held on Monday, May 20th during lunch in Ms. Hondorf’s room, LC210. We look forwardto meeting with everyone at that time, but if you cannot attend, be sure to see Ms. Hondorf or Ms. Sobek by this Friday. Also- check the email address you listed on your application form! (F) – B. Hondorf





Seniors still needing TN Promise community service hours before July 1st: Linden’s Lions Pride Team will be hosting School Clean Up Days this coming Saturday, May 11th and again on Saturday, May 25th from7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. They will also host this on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of June (8th and 22nd)

No need to sign up, simply SHOW UP! Water and hand sanitizer provided but bring a rake, shovel and/or broom and complete your hours for TN Promise and help Linden Elementary look GREAT in the process!

Text Marla Weber at 740-703-7976 with questions. (Tu, Th 5.23) – K. Rowland


SERVICE HOURS OPPORTUNITY!!! SECRET CITY FESTIVAL  The 2019 Oak Ridge Secret City Festival is looking for volunteers who need to fulfill Community Service hours. The Festival is June7 & 8 from 10 a.m. – approximately 11:00 p.m. Please go to and press the Volunteerbutton. Please contact kitzmiller.david@gmail.comfor any questions. (Tu, Th 5.27) L. Wendt


TN Promise students can earn 4.0 hours of service at the Department of Public Works Open House.  You would be helping set up for the event and then working various booths during the Open House.  You will need to report to Tasha Pitsenbarger at the Central Services Complex (100 Woodbury Ave.) on Thursday, May 23 at 4:00pm and should be out of there by 8:00pm.  Please call Tasha at 425-1875 if you have any questions. (Tu, Th 5.23) – S. Herrell





Join Philosophy Club after school this Friday in Mr. Pickering’s room (LC322) for our final meeting of the year. We will be discussing the philosophy of education and wishing our seniors well as they move on to their next adventures! (F) – A. Pickering


The Youth Advisory Board is accepting applications for the next year.  The term of office begins on August 1st, 2019.  Participation on the City of Oak Ridge YAB requires attendance at bi-monthly meetings on Wednesday afternoons and also at special events throughout the year.  All interested students are encouraged to pick up an application in the Guidance Offices at JMS and RMS, the Student Affairs Office at ORHS, or at the Front Desk of the Civic Center.  Application requirements include being an Oak Ridge resident and a student that is entering 8th-12th grade.  Applications will be due by May 17, 2019 to the locations listed above.  For any further questions, please contact Matt Reedy at 425-3450. (Th – 5.16) M. Reedy




Student Council is offering a $2000 scholarship to one senior graduation this May. Student Council is now accepting applications for Seniors who have positively contributed to Oak Ridge High School and the Oak Ridge Community. Applications are outside the door of LC 331, Mrs. Wagner’s room and are due no later than Friday May 17th. (Tu, W, Th) – A. Wagner


ORHS 2019 graduating class, please remember to pay your food service bill in full also if you have a credit on your account please feel free to purchase items or you can request a refund .  Congratulations to each of you on your upcoming graduation.  It has been our honor to be your food service provider.  Thank you in advance for your prompt attention to this matter. (Tu, Th – 5.23)   T. Pyke





The Tennessee Alpha Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon will award $6,500 in scholarships to the incoming 2019/2020 male freshman class.  Students attending the University of Tennessee-Knoxville this fall can apply.  The application takes approximately 15 minutes and applicants are under no obligation to join a fraternity.  Please go do to complete your application.  The deadline is June 14, 2019.

(Th 5.30) – L. Wendt



Sport Coach Try-out dates
E-mail contact Info & Times
Baseball   June 4 & 5 6:00 pm
     Coach Travis Free 2:00 – 4:00 Bobby Hopkins Field
Basketball – Boys JV & Varsity
5/28 & 5/29
3:30 – 5:30
  Coach Aaron Green Freshmen
Basketball – Girls V & JV
June 4 & 5   4:30 – 6:30
  Coach Paige Redman Freshmen
June 4 & 5   3:00 – 4:30  
Cross Country Summer conditioning
  Coach Ed Wright June 17 – June 20  
Football   Begins June 10
  Coach Joe Gaddis  8:00 – 11:00 am ORHS Football Practice Field
  Coach Scott Estep Contact Coach Estep for tryout times.
Soccer – Boys July 25 & July 26
  Coach Tom Gorman 6:00 PM ORHS Soccer Field
Soccer – Girls June 4 & 5
  Coach Tom Gorman 6:00 p.m. ORHS Soccer Field
Softball   July 22 & 23
  Coach Glover Nelson 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Bobby Hopkins Field
  Coach David VanderSluis  
Tennis   Monday, February 10, 2020
  Coaches David & Joanne Bowman 3:30 – 5:00 All forms & physicals are due Wed. Jan. 31
Track   First Mandatory Practice
  Coach Tom Sauer 2/10/2020 Contact Coach Sauer for further information
Volleyball   June 4 & June 5
  Coach David Kolodney 2:30 – 4:30  Wildcat Arena Team Parent meeting June 5 6:00