Bulletin

Highlands High School
    Week of Jan 7th-11th, 2019

 

BELL SCHEDULE THIS WEEK

 Jan. 7 (Mon.) PDM Bell Schedule

Jan. 8 (Tues.) Regular Tuesday Bell Schedule

Jan. 9 (Wed.) Ext. Wed. Bell Schedule Knowledge Bowl (in Manson) at 4pm *departure time TBA

Jan. 10 (Thurs.) Ext. Thurs. Bell Schedule

Jan. 11 (Fri.) Regular Friday Bell Schedule REMINDER TO ALL SENIORS: The Grad Rep will be on campus on this day at lunch only 11:23am – 11:53am to take your Graduation Cap, Gown Accessories and Announcement orders.

TOP CHEF COMPETITION RESULTS Congratulations to students, Hanah Schneider, Nghi Luong, Trinity Fjellman, they won the OP Top Chef competition with their Chicken Alfredo, Broccoli, & Oranges. They will be competing against other schools in our region on January 16 at Sun Mountain.

 FAFSA Questions? We have Help available here for You!

 Seniors and Senior Parents/Guardians

Remember it is time to complete the FAFSA! Money is distributed on a first come, first serve basis. There are also many scholarships and grants that you will not be qualified for without submitting the FAFSA.

IF you are struggling with a portion of the FAFSA or have questions, Sue Johnson from the Washington Student Achievement Council will be available at Omak High School January 9, 10 and 11 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM to help with any questions you may have about FAFSA.

Attention All Seniors – Graduation Cap, Gown, Tassel and Order form Before the break seniors were given their graduation ordering packets (handed out to seniors in English classes). If you were absent or did not receive the order packet, please stop in and see Mrs. Howe in the main office this week to pick up your packet.

The Grad Rep. from Graduation Services Northwest will be here on campus this Friday, Jan. 11 from 11:23am – 11:53am to take your orders in person. Be prepared to bring your completed order form and payment to them on that day. If you are ordering items and do not have full payment, read the info on the packet, you must have a deposit paid or amount in full by the order date. Don’t hesitate to talk with Randy Smith your class advisor or for more help, see Mrs. Howe

All Omak School Board meetings (dates listed below) will be held in the Board Room at the Omak School District Office at 5:30 p.m. at 619 W. Bartlett Ave, Omak, WA. Jan. 22, 2019 Feb. 26, 2019 March 26, 2019 April 23, 2019

 HS Field Trips

 *This indicates Year-long class trips - form on file

*Lifeskills – students go as a group w/ para’s in groups, off campus as learning skills, job sites, out in the community

*Book Club –members to w/ T. Agee to East & North elementary schools to read and assist students 2:10pm – 3pm.

 Jan. 15 FCCLA STAR Events at Sun Mountain Lodge (depart 7am, return 3:30pm).

Jan. 16 HS Foods Class – Top Chef Competition at Sun Mountain Lodge (depart 6:30am, return 3:30pm).

Jan. 19 FBLA Winter Conference at Wenatchee HS (depart 6am, return 6pm).

Jan. 23 Knowledge Bowl at Okanogan HS at 4pm

Jan. 26 HS and MS Bands at Wenatchee HS NCWMEA Solo Ensemble Contest (depart 5:45am, return 6pm).

 Jan. 26 - 27 HS Robotics Club (Gear Up) Statewide Robotics at Seattle University (depart TBD, return TBD)

 Jan. 28 Knowledge Bowl (at Liberty Lake HS) at 4pm

 Feb. 1 – 2 HS Gear Up to CWU Ellensburg Campus tour, student experience (depart 2/1 at 7:30am, return 2/2 by 5pm).

Feb. 4 Knowledge Bowl (at Moses Lake HS) at 4pm

Feb. 6 – 9 HS Club Shred to Schweitzer Resort in Sandpoint, Idaho (depart 2/6 at 4pm, return 2/9 at 11:30pm).

Feb. 11 Knowledge Bowl at Omak HS at 4pm

Feb. 14 – 15 HS Adv. Choir chosen to perform at the National Association of Music Educators, All NW Division Conference in Portland, Oregon (depart 2/14 at 8am, return 2/15 at 11pm).

Feb. 22 – 24 HS Jazz Band to Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, for Adjudication performance and concert University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho (depart 2/22 at 4pm, return 2/24 at 12:00pm).

Feb. 25 TBD Knowledge Bowl Regionals at Wenatchee HS

 Mar. 6 FFA to Okanogan Sale Yard cattle judging (depart 9:45am, return 12:30pm).

 Mar. 7 FFA to Tonasket Leadership Sub District Qualifications (depart 3pm, return 10pm).

Mar. 8 – 9 FFA to Wenatchee Leadership Conference (depart 3/8 at 12:14pm, return 3/9 at 6pm).

Mar. 20 FFA to Chelan Leadership Qualifications for State (depart 2pm, return 10pm).

Mar. 23 FFA to Colville Trapshoot, Teamwork Sportsmanship Safety (depart 5am, return 7pm).

Mar. 23 TBD Knowledge Bowl State at West Valley HS in Yakima.

Mar. 27 FFA to Wenatchee HS District 7 CDE (depart 2pm, return 10pm).

Mar. 29 – Apr. 5 WSU Upward Bound Spring Break Trip to college visits in New York City, NY, New Haven, CT, and Washington, DC (depart 3/29 at 12:00pm, return 4/5 at 3pm).

 Mar. 30 FFA to Moses Lake for CDE skills and evaluations (depart 5am, return 7pm).

April 12 – 13 FFA to Wenatchee State Trapshoot (depart 4/12 at 11:40am, return 4/13 at 5pm).

April 24 FFA to Pateros 1st year member CDE (depart 9am, return 1:30pm).

April 24 – 25 FFA to Ellensburg, State Horse CDE (depart 4/24 at 3pm, return 4/25 at 7pm).

April 25 – 26 FFA to Asotin for CDE (depart 4/25 at 3pm, return 4/26 at 8pm).

April 30 – May 1 FFA to Spokane State Livestock and meats CDE (depart 4/30 at 3pm, return 5/1 at 8pm)

May 8 – 12 FFA to Pullman State FFA Convention and Competitions (depart 5/8 at 12noon, return 5/12 at 12noon)

 

 

YEARBOOK ANNOUNCEMENTS • Senior ads due January 11th. Parents, please purchase and design online at www.jostens.com

• Yearbooks are $30 until February 1st. Purchase yearbooks from Maria or online at www.jostens.com

 

 

COUNSELING OFFICE ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Attention All Students! AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING AVAILABLE!!! Letters with this info was also mailed home with grade reports.

 

Testing Dates:

  • ACT – Feb. 9, Apr. 13, June 8, July 13

2018-19

SAT Dates & Deadlines

fee is $64.50, please see Lana in counseling office for fee waiver.

SAT Date

Registration Deadline

9-Mar-19

8-Feb-19

4-May-19

5-Apr-19

1-Jun-19

3-May-19

 

CLUB EVENTS & ACTIVITY REMINDERS & OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS: If you are interested in joining a school club, please view the clubs offered at our school here on our web page, or free to contact the club advisor or to your school ASB Leadership (click on the link); OHS Clubs link

FCCLA meeting dates are during lunch on the first Wednesday of every month In the Food’s Room. 1/9, 2/6, 3/6, 4/10, 5/1, 6/5

FBLA meetings will be every Friday during lunch in Mrs. Peterson’s room (C202).

Senior Parent meeting January 14th at 6pm in Mrs. Lamb classroom

WSU Upward Bound Announcements Monday, Jan. 7th - Student meeting on personal statements and scholarships from 2-3pm in our office at the high school

ATHLETICS

Pioneer Sports at a glance

 

Pioneer Sports at a glance HS Sport

Date

Location

Time

Dismiss

Depart

Return

HS JV GIRLS BBALL

1/8/2019

Tues

H

Okanogan-HS Gym

4:15PM

3:00PM

HS JV BOYS BBALL

1/8/2019

Tues

H

Okanogan-MS Gym

4:15PM

3:00PM

HS BOYS "C" BBALL

1/8/2019

Tues

H

Okanogan-MS Gym

5:45PM

3:00PM

HS VAR GIRLS BBALL

1/8/2019

Tues

H

Okanogan-HS Gym

5:45PM

3:00PM

HS VAR BOYS BBALL

1/8/2019

Tues

H

Okanogan-HS Gym

7:15PM

3:00PM

HS WRESTLING

1/8/2019

Tues

A

@ Oroville Mixer

5:00PM

2:15PM

2:30PM

10:00PM

HS WRESTLING

1/11/2019

Fri

A

@ Marysville Tournament

9:30AM Sat

12:15PM Fri

12:30PM Fri

Sat Night

HS JV GIRLS BBALL

1/11/2019

Fri

A

@ Cascade

4:15PM

1:00PM

1:15PM

10:30PM

HS JV BOYS BBALL

1/11/2019

Fri

A

@ Cascade

4:15PM

1:00PM

1:15PM

10:30PM

HS VAR GIRLS BBALL

1/11/2019

Fri

A

@ Cascade

5:45PM

1:00PM

1:15PM

10:30PM

HS BOYS "C" BBALL

1/11/2019

Fri

A

@ Cascade

5:45PM

2:15PM

2:30PM

10:30PM

HS VAR BOYS BBALL

1/11/2019

Fri

A

@ Cascade

7:15PM

2:15PM

2:30PM

10:30PM

 

Here’s a Calendar of Omak HS events, activities, important dates coming up “At-A-Glance” to help you plan ahead

Jan. 14 (Mon.) PDM Bell Schedule Senior Parent Meeting tonight in Mrs. Lambs room at 6pm

Jan. 15 (Tues.) PRIDE Advisory Bell Schedule

Jan. 16 (Wed.) Ext. Bell Schedule Per. 1, 3, 5, 7

Jan. 17 (Thurs.) Ext. Bell Schedule Per. 2, 4, 6, 7

Jan. 18 (Fri.) Assembly Bell Schedule Martin Luther King Jr. Assembly in the PAC 2:35pm

 

Jan. 21 (Mon.) NO SCHOOL Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observed

Jan. 22 (Tues.) Regular Tues. Bell Schedule

Jan. 23 (Wed.) Ext. Wed. Bell Schedule Per. 1, 3, 5, 7

Jan. 24 (Thurs.) Ext. Thurs. Bell Schedule Per. 2, 4, 6, 7

 Jan. 25 (Fri.) Regular Friday Bell Schedule

 

Jan. 28 (Mon.) PDM Bell Schedule

Jan. 29 (Tues.) PRIDE Advisory Bell Schedule

 Jan. 30 (Wed.) Ext. Wed. Bell Schedule

Jan. 31 (Thurs.) Ext. Thurs. Bell Schedule

Feb. 1 (Fri.) Regular Fri. Bell Schedule

 More Dates to be posted!

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Nondiscrimination Statement
The Omak School District complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. This holds true for all district activities, programs, and employment opportunities. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Title IX/RCW28A.640/RCW28A.642 Officer, as well as, Compliance Coordinator for State Laws RCW 28A.640 Sexual Equality and RCW 28A.642 Discrimination Prohibited Officer, LeAnne Olson (509) 826-7687, Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Sheila Crowder (509) 826-8342. This organization complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Persons who may need some accommodation in the hiring process should contact the Human Resources Office. Omak School District is a drug and tobacco free workplace. For more information on Omak School District’s Affirmative Action Plan, please visit the “District Information” section located under “our District” on the Omak School District website at www.omaksd.org. This organization requires a successful applicant to provide employment eligibility and verification of legal right to work in the United States in compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act.