Thursday, May 25, 2023

Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin




Have you ever been concerned about hackers or wondered how to defend computers against evildoers and viruses? The NJROTC CyberPatriot Team will be hosting cybersecurity training this summer. This is an opportunity to get hands-on experience and learn from local cybersecurity experts. No prior experience needed, just a desire to learn. For more info reach out to Chief Nicholls at or visit the NJROTC classroom, PA139.  R. Nicholls


All middle college, senior, and underclassmen yearbooks that have not been retrieved by the end of the school day on Wednesday, May 31, will be stored over the summer and not available for summer pickup. Students may come to CS328 again once school resumes in the fall to pick up any books that have been ordered and not retrieved yet. R. Hale


The Cultured Pearls of the Secret City Foundation (CPSC) announces the biennial Debutante Ball and Presentation for school year 2023 – 2024.  CPSC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2018 with the mission of promoting education. One of the focus areas is promoting social graces, health awareness, self-awareness, and civic responsibility among high school 11th and 12th graded young ladies.  CPSC is the affiliate foundation of the Oak Ridge Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

**The CPSC Debutante Presentation and Ball will be held during the Spring of 2024.  If interested in being a CPSC 2023–2024 Debutante, please contact Phyllis Philpot Young at by May 31, 2023 for additional details.  T. Seals


Have you ever been interested in being a part of Masquers, but don’t know where to start? Or are you looking for a chance to work on your acting, singing, or dancing? Masquers is sponsoring a FREE THEATRE WORKSHOP from 1-5pm on June 5-9 in the ORHS Auditorium! We will have a show on Friday, June 9th at 5:30pm to show off what we learned. Click the link in the iNews or Masquers Newsletter or scan the QR code on the flyer by the Auditorium to sign up by May 26th!  T.Lloyd


The Driving Center is now registering for summer, fall and winter break classes.  Driver Education classes include 30 hours of classroom instruction, along with six individual driving lessons.  Upon completion of the course, students will receive a certificate, which often reduces car insurance by as much as 25%.  Courses are taught in a fun and engaging way here in Oak Ridge at 130 Bus Terminal Road.  Visit for details or call 865-482-6700. T. Seals




Our local FIRST robotics team, the Secret City Wildbots meets at the back of the G-Building from 6-9pm on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. They meet all year long (even during the summer). This is a wonderful opportunity to get hands-on experience with electrical, mechanical, design, machining, arts and business. They are willing to train you to do anything you are interested in and will be happy to see you grow.  If you have any questions, please email Dr. Buckner at or find someone with a 4265 shirt for more info.  M. Buckner


There will be no BeyBlade Club TODAY, Thursday 5/25. We will start again next year. Have a great summer!  J. Jordan




The ACT Student Score Reports from the April (in school) ACT exam have arrived.  If you took that exam, you can pick up your score report from Ms. O’Rourke in the Counseling Office.





Sport Coach Try-out dates Info & Times
E-mail contact 2022 – 23
Baseball   Monday – 6/5 4:30 – 6:00   Bobby Hopkins Field
Travis Free Tuesday – 6/6 4:30 – 6:00   Bobby Hopkins Field Must attend 1 day  – not both  
Basketball – Boys Varsity & JV
 Monday  & Tuesday
May 22 & 23
3:30 – 5:30 Wildcat Arena / B-Gym
Coach Aaron Green Freshmen Thursday June 1 &  Friday  2 5:00 – 6:30 Wildcat Arena
Basketball – Girls Varsity & JV
 Monday  & Tuesday
May 22 & 23
3:30 – 5:30 Wildcat Arena / B-Gym
Coach Paige Taylor Freshmen –  June 5 & 6 8:00 – 10:00 am  Wildcat Arena    
Cross Country    
Coach Ed Wright No tryouts. Summer conditioning will begin Monday June 5 –  M – Th  8:00 – 10:00  Ben Martin Track    
Football   Freshmen
Coach Derek Rang V & JV –  Contact Coach Rang    
Coach Scott Hinton Thursday, June 1 OR Country Club   2:30 Contact Coach Hinton for Practice dates  
Soccer – Boys    
Coach Tom Gorman Contact Coach for more information    
Soccer – Girls Thursday, June 1 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.   ORHS Soccer Field
Coach Donnie Green Tuesday, June 6 5:00 – 7:00 pm  ORHS Soccer Field    
Coach Lisa Shipley Monday – Wednesday 4:30 – 6:30  Field C – Bobby Hopkins Field July 17 – July 19  
Coach Chad Hodge Contact Coach for more information    
Tennis   First practice 2/12/24 ORHS Tennis Courts   3:15
  Coaches David & Joanne Bowman Physicals and online compliance forms Contact Coach for more information are due 1/26/24  
Coach Tom Sauer Contact Coach for more information    
Coach Audrey Sherles Wednesday – June 7 2:00 – 4:00   Wildcat Arena Thursday, June 8 2:00 – 4:00   Wildcat Arena
All Student Athletes must have a sport physical
dated after April 15, 2022
 to be able to tryout for next year’s sports.