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Please mark your calendars!! 8th grade students will be selling the Mini Nothing Bundt Cakes in early March with a delivery date of April 5th, just in time for Easter. Flavor and pricing information will be available closer to March.
The OJHS Seventh Grade Boys Basketball team advances in IESA Regionals. Tonight, they will play Westville at 6:00 pm in St. Joseph. Winner of tonight's game will advance to 7-3A Regional 5 Championship. Good luck!
On Tuesday, January 24, PVO hosts Oakwood for 7 and 8 grade volleyball matches starting at 6:00 pm at Flatville. PVO would like to "PAINT THE GYM ORANGE" to support leukemia awareness.
All fans are asked to wear orange on Tuesday evening. There will also be a 50/50 raffle with proceeds to benefit Aleyah Carley, Vermilion County student, in her fight against leukemia.
Let's fill the gym for volleyball and local leukemia awareness!
OJHS Student Council will be hosting a Candy Cart tomorrow for junior high students during Learning Lab/Study Hall. Items will be $1-$2. Student Council is raising money for their state service project. This year we are raising money for the Illinois Police Association Cop Shop Program. We will have another Candy Cart on Valentine's Day. Please contact Mrs. Grimm with any questions.
OJHS yearbook orders are March 1st. Order forms were given to students to take home 1st semester. You may send payment to the school or order online. Please see the attached photo for more information or contact Mrs. Grimm.
Students in the 8th grade received their graduation packets today and were measured for their gowns. Payment is due back to OJHS by Tuesday, January 24th.
Josten's did a misprint on the ordering sheet and mistakenly put Oakwood Grade School. This is for Oakwood Junior High and should be turned in to their office. Please contact Mrs. Grimm with any questions.
Good luck to OJHS 7th Grade Boys Basketball. Game time is 6:00 pm at Westville. Due to limited seating in the gym, Westville is
asking fans who attend the 3rd and 4th place
contest of the 7th grade boys county tournament
(Bismarck & Oakwood) tonight, to exit after your
game concludes. In addition, if you are
attending the championship game (Salt Fork &
Westville), please plan on arriving at 7:15. This
will allow fans from the first game to exit and
leave room for the following game. Westville can’t
wait to see everyone and are hoping for some
Due to weather conditions moving in this afternoon and overnight, as well as -33 degree wind chills, we will be canceling ALL practices for OJHS tomorrow 12/23.
There is no school on Tuesday, November 8, and Friday, November 11.
We are celebrating World Kindness this week.
Wednesday - Tie Day Day (Peace, Love & Kindness)
Thursday - Pajama Day (Dream of Kindness)
OJHS is celebrating World Kindness Week with dress up days.
The Oakwood Public Library will be hosting a Haunted Library!!
Friday, October 21st
Saturday, October 22nd
Join us for fun, games, and spooky
frights throughout the night!
Open to kids of all ages.
Early Dismissal - Wednesday, Thursday, October 19-20, 1:40 pm. Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
OJHS Newsletter -https://www.smore.com/u7g46
OJHS Boys Basketball, Parents Meeting is Thursday, October 13, at 5:00 pm in the Oakwood Grade School Multipurpose Room.
Oakwood Junior High School Parent/Teacher Conferences for 1st Quarter are to be held on Wednesday, October 19th and Thursday, October 20th. Conferences can be scheduled in 15 minute blocks between 4 PM and 7 PM. Please go to the following link to sign up for a time slot: https://www.oakwood76.org/page/parent-teacher-conference-information
Oakwood District will dismiss at 1:40 pm today. OHS Homecoming parade starts at 3:30 pm.
Please see the attached flyer for information about the OJHS Spirit Week Days.
Monday - Pajama Day
Tuesday - Tropical/Luau Day
Wednesday - Hat/Sunglasses Day
Thursday - Country Day
Friday - Purple & White Day
All outfits must follow the school dress code.
OJHS SPORTS UPDATE
OJHS Softball vs Hoopeston Area 1-0
OJHS Baseball vs Milford 12-0
Check out today's OJHS Baseball game @ Rossville through Gamechanger App-Oakwood Jr. High Knights
Meals are NO LONGER FREE for all students. The USDA ended the waivers that allowed for free meals for all students at the end of last year. If you believe your student qualifies, you will need to complete a household eligibility application. Call 217.446.6081 for more information.