Weekly News

March 11, 2019


Course Request for 2019/20 School Year | | Due TOMORROW

Course Selection Forms and Level Change Request Forms are due to Shannon Williams in the Guidance office onTuesday, March 12, 2019. Please contact Lisa Mishkin with any questions or concerns.




Auditions for "Into the Woods" | Wednesday, March 13

Auditions for the Spring Musical will be held on Wednesday, March 13, from 3:00pm until 6:00 pm in the High School Music Room 263.  All students in grades 7-12 are encouraged to attend. Callbacks will be held as needed on Thursday, March 14. A Character Breakdown is posted on the call-board across from Middle School Room 210.

Rehearsals begin on Tuesday, March 26, from 3:00 - 5:00 pm.  Performances will be May 2-4, 2019.  Mandatory dates:  April 24 - May 1; May 2-4.  Backstage crew opportunities are available as well.  Email mbrightman@ocsrams.org for more information.


Orangewood High School Spirit Days | THIS WEEK | March 11-14, 2019

Orangewood High School students will have March 11-14 as SPIRIT DAYS!  Students can wear an Orangewood t-shirt with appropriate uniform bottoms or dress in the standard uniform attire.  The HS office has for sale a limited number of Orangewood shirts available to purchase for $5.00.



NO SCHOOL  | Friday, March 15 - Monday, March 25

Students will return to school on Tuesday, March 26, 2019



Upcoming SENIOR Lunch Dates

THIS WEEK:  Wednesday, March 13 (On campus-lunch provided)
Friday, March 29 (Off campus lunch + 5th period)
Friday, April 12 (On campus-lunch provided)
Friday, April 26 (Off campus lunch + 5th period)
Friday, May 10 (On campus lunch-lunch provided)


Service Hour Opportunities 

All Freshman and Sophomores are required to complete 16 service hours per year. 
All Juniors and Seniors are required to complete 18 service hours per year. 

***Please note that service hours are for the year and will be due in May.  They are not due at the end of each semester any longer.


PTF Needs Your Help!

Orangewood Christian School PTF is looking for parents to help celebrate our staff on their birthdays or ½ birthdays. If a birthday has passed and you would like to still celebrate that staff member please contact them as soon as possible to let them know you will be celebrating their special day on their ½ birthday. Click on this link (Faculty/Staff Birthday List 2018/2019) to sign up.  Thank you!



WT Cafe' will be providing snack on Monday's, Tuesday's & Thursday's. 

Student Government and PTF have joined forces to use this opportunity to raise money to offset costs for Prom. They will be serving snacks on Wednesday's & Friday's.   We need your help in serving!  Please see the below signup to volunteer to help with snack and donut sales on these days.



NHS Tutoring Center 

The National Honor Society tutoring center is open every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:45pm to 4:00pm.  The tutoring center will not be open on days when there is no school or when there is a half day. The center is located in Mrs. More's room,153.  


Moms in Prayer | Tuesdays | Conference Room 

Please join our Moms in Prayer to pray for our children and school every Tuesday morning from 8:00-9:00am.

"Pour out your heart like water before the face of the Lord. Lift up your hands to Him for the lives of your children." Lamentations 2:19



Fastweb is a website dedicated to helping students find scholarships for college.

Please click on this link to see what they have available for 2019




Remind Groups

This year the guidance department will be using the Remind app to increase communication with students and parents. We have created separate groups for each grade level. Please sign up by clicking on the appropriate grade level’s link for instructions. 

12th Grade
11th Grade
10th Grade
9th Grade



Upcoming ACT & SAT Dates

ACT Test | Register at www.actstudent.org
April 13, 2019 | Registration Deadline - Passed
June 8, 2019 | Registration Deadline - May 3, 2019

SAT Test | Register at www.collegeboard.org
May 4, 2019 | Registration Deadline - April 5, 2019
June 1, 2019 | Registration Deadline - May 3, 2019


For more information about any guidance announcements, please contact Ms. Mishkin at lmishkin@ocsrams.org