Thursday, September 14, 2023

Oak Ridge High School Daily Bulletin






Good morning class reps! The school wide meeting is TODAY during your 4th block. Come with your classes’ concerns and be ready to represent your class. The meeting will be held in the amphitheater AD 200. A. Wagner


Follow ORHS Wildcat Scholars on Instagram at orhswildcatscholars (all lowercase)!  J. Schoolcraft


Students, please be reminded when a teacher assigns lunch detentions for the 4th and 6th tardies, you will not see an administrator.  You are expected to attend on the days assigned by your teacher.  Failure to serve a detention results in an ISS.  Admin.


The Wildcats are off to a great start at 3 and 0, averaging 35 points per game!  This week, they take the fight to McMinn County.  Wildcat Pride is sponsoring a pep bus to the game.  The cost to ride is $10.  Come to Mr. Jarnigan’s room, LC 321, for your permission slip.  Roll Wildcats Roll! P. Jarnigan


3 minutes or less is how much time you have to escape a fire. Please be sure to have the following in order to increase your chance of survival:

  1. Working smoke alarms
  2. Home Escape Plan and practice it twice a year.
  3. Close the door when sleeping and when escaping a room or building that is on fire.
  4. Call 911 and report fires or emergencies immediately. When you hear a smoke alarm, get

outside and stay outside.

  1. If you need smoke alarms in your home, please contact the Oak Ridge Fire Department at

865-425-FIRE (3473) or email V. Viruet


According to the wise words of philosopher Robert Pirsig, “A motorcycle functions entirely in accordance with the laws of reason, and a study of the art of motorcycle maintenance is really a miniature study of the art of rationality itself.” Motorcycle club will meet tomorrow, September 15th during lunch in the bus loop. Come by Ms. Fairfax’s room, LC210, to pick up the required parent permission form, then bring your lunch, and bike if you have one!, to lunch tomorrow!  E. Fairfax


Get your ticket for Radium Girls! It opens TODAY at 7pm. There are also shows on Saturday, September 16th @7pm and Sunday, September 17th at 2pm! This gripping drama based on the true story of dial painters who made labor history comes to life on stage in the auditorium. This fast-paced stage play looks at the commercialization of science and the American obsession with health and wealth.

Get your $10 Ticket online at or at the box office one hour before the show.  T. Lloyd


The Secret City Soccer Tournament is looking for volunteers!!  If interested, the link is in student’s ORTN.EDU email and the Wildcat Hangout Canvas page.  S. Thompson




Chess club is cancelled TODAY, Thursday, 9/14.  C. Sartorious


Do you want to help plan school-wide events that improve relationships between students and staff?  Then Wildcats for Change might be the club for you!   Wildcats for Change helps plan the Back-to-School-Bash, school-wide game nights and the community Trunk or Treat. We will meet Wednesday, September 20, 2023, in the auditorium during 3a and 3b.  Grab your lunch and join us as we make plans for the 2nd annual Trunk or Treat. Permission slips can be picked up in the counseling office from Mrs. King! (Th,M,Tu 9/18) A. King


Diversity club will meet this Monday and every Monday in the library after school till 4. This meeting will include board games and snacks.  C. Milloway


Bonjour! French Club will meet right after school TODAY, Thursday, September 14th in Madame Barry’s room CS 307 to finish our bulletin board display! We will have our cheese tasting after Fall Break! Merci!  E. Barry


Dungeons and Dragons Club meets on Fridays in CS329 from 3:15 to 4:30. Remember, the dice giveth and the dice taketh away! See Ms. Denisar for more information.  E. Denisar




Senior steering is planning a Homecoming Cook-Out after the ACT on Tuesday October 17!

If you want to help with the planning, come to Mrs. Sparks room (CS 250) on Tuesday 9/19 at 7 AM and get your voice heard.  B. Sparks




9/14/23 Th Golf FBA Away 4:30 Three Ridges GC
9/14/23 Th Soc G Powell * Away 7:00  
9/14/23 Th Volleyball Halls Away 5:00 / 6:00  
9/15/23 F Ftbl – V McMinn County Away 7:00  
9/15/23 F-Sa XC Southern Showcase Away   Huntsville, AL
9/16/23 Sa Volleyball Alcoa Tourn (JV) Away 5:00 / 6:00 Alcoa High School
9/18/23 M Fb  Fr / JV (1) Concord Christian Away 6:00 Joint Fr / JV game