Thursday, October 21, 2021

New Announcements:

Computer Club will meet Tuesday, 10/26, in room 14 from 3:15-4. We'll be holding a Smash Bros game session and previewing our upcoming projects. If you were unable to complete the initial eSports survey from last week, it's available on our google classroom (classroom code: 3qpflyy) or you can access it here: eSports Survey. Once our list of prospective players is finalized, we'll be reaching out to each team to discuss next steps.

More than 4.5 million patients would die each year without lifesaving blood transfusions in the U.S. & Canada. Please consider donating at the Fall Blood Drive hosted by OC HOSA and Versiti on Friday, October 29! If you are at least 16 years old, you can sign up here! Don’t forget if you are 16 years old you will need a parent permission slip which you can pick up during all lunch hours from a HOSA member at the table. If you didn’t turn in your signed form please drop it off to Ms. Williams in room 140 as this is past due.

An Admissions Counselor from Lakeland University will be visiting Oak Creek High School on Monday, October 25th during 5th/6th hour.  Any juniors or seniors interested in visiting with this representative should sign up in the Student Services office.

Football Playoffs & Volleyball Regionals - Just a reminder that ALL spectators must purchase tickets for WIAA home events. This includes the Football & Boys Volleyball games on Friday, 10/22, and the Girls Volleyball game on Saturday, 10/23. OCHS students, military, senior citizens, and athletic pass holders do not get in free to these events. Tickets may be purchased anytime on OC Knights Ticket Link or with cash at the gate. Tickets are $6 and small bills or exact change are appreciated! Thank you and Go Knights!

The Oak Creek Mountain Bike Team is headed to the State Championships at the Trek Trails in Waterloo, WI this Sunday! These are the same trails Trek Bicycles uses to test their new products, and riding there is a huge privilege. Racers stepping up to tackle the course include Alyssa Hellrung, Andrew Scheureman, Joey Rocheleau, and Sam Marsteller. Sam is competing for the Wisconsin League D1 Freshman championship! He has won three out of the four races this year and he is currently the points leader in the series. Please wish all our riders best of luck in their race on Sunday! Ride fast, Knights!

Anyone interested in Boys Swim this winter, please join us for a pre-season meeting on Sunday, October 24 at 6:00pm in the cafeteria.

OCHS Choirs will be performing in their Fall Concert tonight (Thursday, October 21st) at 7pm in the brand new OCPAEC. It's general seating, there are no tickets, and it is absolutely free! Come and support these fine students. You won't want to miss it!

Old Announcements:

Peer Tutoring is available Tuesday after school  in room 165 at the 10-12 building.  Come in for help with math, science, English, social studies, etc.  There will also be peer tutoring Thursday after school in room 162 at the 10-12 building.  See you there!

FCCLA: Our Halloween Party will be 10/26 TUESDAY 3 - 4:30PM! You will see flyers around with details, also I will post them here and there will be info in the announcements. THERE WILL BE A COSTUME CONTEST AND THE BEST GETS A PRIZE! Start thinking of what you want your costume to be :DDD   Make sure to get on the groupme as well and if you are interested in designing a tshirt!

Environmental Club will be meeting after school on Thursday, October 21 from 3-3:30 pm in room 147. We will be finalizing details for our second buckthorn pull as well as learning about veganism from a passionate member.  Google Classroom code is gpftilk. Contact Ms. Strauss with any questions.

Attention Volunteers of Oak Creek members.  We are in need of people to sign up to help with decorating and set up for the SC Johnson Halloween party. Times need to be filled on Oct 20, 21, and 22.  Please see Google Classroom for details and email  with any questions.

Mock Trial is looking for you! Are you interested in what it takes to be a good lawyer? Are you a good actor? We need students with drama experience as witnesses. We need motivated, organized students who can critically think to be our attorneys. If you are interested, Mock Trial will be meeting after school on Thursday, October 21st in room 112 of the 10-12 building to look over the case materials and discuss what it takes to be part of the mock trial team. Can't make it in person? Join the Google classroom site with this code - 32ymkfs.  The google meet will be opened for those who can't attend. Any questions - See Mr. Olinski in room 112 or Mr. Cota in room 108.

Announcements Archive:  

10/21 OC HOSA Blood drive info

10/21 MKE Fire and Cadet program visit            

11/6   L.L.A.V.E (Latinos Logrando Altas Visiones Educativas)                                       

10/26 LMC Halloween Crafts