Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin

Convocation Ushers-There will be a mandatory meeting immediately after school on Thursday (5/23)  in the auditorium to assign roles and practice before the senior breakfast on Friday and the actual event on May 29th. If you are unable to attend, please see Madame Barry in CS 307. Merci!


We have an important parking announcement for all students who drive to school.  For the remainder of the school year if your car is parked in a staff parking spot at any point in the day it is subject to be towed.  Please only park in student parking spots in the designated student lots (Arena and Turnpike) or on the street on Providence Road. (Tu, Th)


We are not just finishing a grading term, we are finishing an entire academic year! Go out strong with some free NHS tutoring from Amanda North and Teagan Russell in the Counseling Center from 3:15 to 3:50 on Tuesday. (5/20-5/21) – K. Senter


This Thursday, May 23rd, Senior Steering is hosting a showing of the 2004 movie “The Incredibles” on the ORHS soccer field.  All ORHS students are invited to this free event.  The movie will start at dark, approximately 9pm.  Students are encouraged to bring their own seating (blanket or chair).  Movie will end around 11pm.  (5/20-5/21) – D. Sobek


Yearbooks will be on sale every morning this week before school, starting at 7:15, in CS328 in the English wing.  They will also be on sale between classes or after school on Wednesday and Thursday only.  We are down to a very limited number of books, so buy one early in the week if you would like one–$85 cash only. (5/21-5/24) – R. Byrd






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 www.secretcityfestival.com 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





Seniors – come prepared on Wednesday to return your ORHS laptop, case, charging cable and stylus.  Bring your items to the Library beginning at 11:30 am.  If charges for lost items or repairs are needed, you will receive a letter with pictures at the time of return. Students who need their laptops on Thursday, will be allowed to bring theirs in any time that day.  Laptops MUST be turned in to attend Senior Breakfast. (5/21-5/22) – S. Thompson


Senior band and guard members are reminded to see Mrs. Ledden in CS347. (5/21-5/22) – T. Ledden


SENIORS: Please know your row number and seat number by Friday, May 24. These lists are posted in the Food Court, Wildcat Arena Area, and Guidance Area. Any Questions? Contact Dr. Vaughan


Seniors who are or will be 18 years old on or before February 20, 2020, may register to vote this Friday morning before your breakfast. The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge will set up in the food court to register you. Members of the League have been sworn in by the Anderson County Election Commissioner Mark Stephens so that you may vote in the next election, whether or not you are out of state. You must know your social security number to register. Once your registration is processed (it takes about two weeks), you will receive by snail mail your registration card. This opportunity to register now is a real

convenience, so do take advantage of it. Voting is your right as a U.S. Citizen as Former General and U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower put it.  (5/21-5/24) – T. Seals


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





Sport Coach Try-out dates
E-mail contact Info & Times
Baseball   June 4 & 5 6:00 pm
     Coach Travis Free 2:00 – 4:00
  tafree@ortn.edu 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
  jbgaddis@ortn.edu ORHS Football Practice Field
  Coach Scott Estep  
  swestep@ortn.edu Contact Coach Estep for tryout times.
Soccer – Boys July 25 & July 26
  Coach Tom Gorman 6:00 PM
  tfgorman@ortn.edu ORHS Soccer Field
Soccer – Girls June 4 & 5
  Coach Tom Gorman 6:00 p.m.
  tfgorman@ortn.edu ORHS Soccer Field
Softball   July 22 & 23
  Coach Glover Nelson 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  nglover@ortn.edu Bobby Hopkins Field
  Coach David VanderSluis  
Tennis   Monday, February 10, 2020
  Coaches David & Joanne Bowman 3:30 – 5:00
  jbowman@ortn.edu All forms & physicals are due Wed. Jan. 31
Track   First Mandatory Practice
  Coach Tom Sauer 2/10/2020
  tmsauer@ortn.edu Contact Coach Sauer for further information
Volleyball   June 4 & June 5
  Coach David Kolodney 2:30 – 4:30  Wildcat Arena
  dmkolodney@ortn.edu Team Parent meeting June 5 6:00