Tuesday – October 27, 2020
Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin
It is time for AP exam registration! Payments will be accepted beginning October 26 – November 6 during lunch. Payments can be made in FULL or a with a $40.00 down payment to reserve the exam. Exams are $95 this year with the exception of Seminar and Research. The Seminar and Research exams are $143. If taking more than three exams, the 4th and subsequent exams will be $40/exam. Students qualifying for free and reduced lunch at the beginning of this school year have an exam price of $15.00. Please see Mr. Foust if unsure of free & reduced lunch status.
Due to uncertainty around the Covid-19 global pandemic, CollegeBoard will be waiving any fees for canceled or unused tests this year so exams can be ordered with confidence. Monies will be refunded for exams not taken.
If paying by check, please make the check payable to Oak Ridge High School. Please put the student name and the AP exam(s) being taken on the Memo line. Please contact Mr. Foust at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions!
You have a second chance at winning the Amazon gift card! If you have not picked up and returned your Parent-Teen Driving Agreement yet, please do so and have your completed agreement back to the main office by this Friday to be entered into the drawing which has been extended. (10/27)
International Friends will meet via Zoom on Wednesday, 10/28 at 1:00 until 1:45. Please email Mrs. Golden at JHGolden@ortn.edu for the Zoom access link. (10/27) – J. Golden
Wildcats in Action
|Date||Day||Sport||Opponent / Event||Location||Time|
|10/29/20||Th||CC||Region 2-AAA Meet||Knoxville|
Virtual Vandy Fan program provides high school students with information about the selective college admissions process, insight into our financial aid and scholarship programs, and an opportunity to ask questions of our admissions and financial aid officers. Students are required to register online and parents or guardians are strongly encouraged to join their students for the virtual event at https://admissions.vanderbilt.edu/visit/vandy-fan-day.php (T,F)
The John M. Belk Scholarship, at Davidson College, recognizes powerful students with demonstrated academic excellence, integrity, intellectual curiosity, willingness to take risks, and potential to be change agents in both their local and global communities. If you are interested in being nominated this four-year scholarship, turn in a resume and personal statement as to why you would like to be nominated to Ms. Taylor by Friday, November 6th. (T,F)
Seniors: you can place your graduation supplies order on Thursday and Friday, October 29-30, during lunch only. Jostens will be here to collect your orders. $60 deposit required. An email was sent to you and your parents/guardians which may answer many of your questions. (10/26-27) – T. Ledden