Anne Burton
OJHS Volleyball practice starts on Thursday, December 13. A current athletic physical needs to be in the office to practice.
6 days ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 13 at 7:00 pm at the Oakwood High School. Chili dinner before concert, 5:30-6:30 to benefit OHS Florida trip students.
6 days ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Eighth Grade Girls Basketball won their second Regional game against Tolono Unity, 20-16. Join OJHS on Friday, November 30, for the Regional Championship game at 6:00 pm against Tuscola East Prairie. Good luck Lady Knights!
19 days ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Congratulations to the OJHS Eighth Grade Girls Basketball team for winning their first Regional game against Westville, 37-18. OJHS will play Tolony Unity on Thursday, November 29 at 7:15 pm at St. Joe. Good luck!
20 days ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Mrs. Cox, Illinois Secretary of State Spokesperson, provided an assembly on November 20.
22 days ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Parent Meeting, Tuesday, November 27, 5:00 pm at OJHS. Agenda items are the December Student Incentive and the Spaghetti Dinner.
27 days ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Wishing you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving!
27 days ago, Anne Burton
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS Student Council members volunteering at the Festival of Tress.
about 1 month ago, LuAnn Grimm
LuAnn Grimm
American Legion Post 610 Essay Finalists Recognized Mikayla Cox, Cristian Esquinca, Lacey Harrison and Kaelyn Miller were recognized for their essays during the annual OJHS Veterans Day Chili Supper. Kaelyn Miller was announced as the winner of the writing contest.
about 1 month ago, LuAnn Grimm
Anne Burton
Please take a few minutes and complete the OJHS Parent Needs Assessment Survey. Your input is important. Find the link on the OJHS Weebly page.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS collected 213 pairs of socks for the Domestic Violence and Transitional Shelter Services. There will be a sock hop Friday during 6th Period to celebrate surpassing our school goal.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Parent Team meeting on Thursday, November 15 at 5:00 pm at OJHS. Please join us!
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Chili Supper at OJHS tonight from 5:00-7:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Eighth Grade Fundraiser begins today. Money will go towards the eighth grade trip in May.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Soctober update - OJHS has collected 146 pair of socks for the Domestic Violence and Transitional Shelter.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Boys Basketball will open with the Monticello Basketball tournament. Dates are October 30, 31, and November 2.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Girls Basketball at Westvill tonight, 6:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Socktober Update - OJHS has collected 83 pairs of socks for the Domestic Violence and Transitional Shelter Services. We are collecting until November 2. If we meet our goal, OJHS will have a sock hop in November during 6th hour.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
The Eighth Grade Girls Basketball County Tournament game is at Bismarck tonight at 7:15 pm. Please park in the southeast parking lot and enter the building in the southeast corner. Oakwood will play in the multipurpose room gym.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Veterans Day Chili Supper is Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at OJHS. During this event we will be celebrating our community and honoring all of those who have served our country. We will also recognize the winners of a writing contest sponsored by the Oakwood American Legion Post 610. Free will donations will be accepted. Proceeds will benefit the Homeless Veterans Program at the VA Illiana Health Care System in Danville.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Lights On Afterschool-October 25 from 5-8 pm, OJHS and OGS are hosting a lights on event. All parents, family, staff, and community members are encouraged to attend this event. Our students will showcase what they enjoy about our afterschool program as well as provide a cooking demonstration of different food items from around the world!
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Oakwood Junior High Baseball Award Night is Wednesday, October 24, at 6:30 pm in the OJHS gym.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
November 9-Picture Retakes, Boys and Girls Basketball Pictures
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
The Halloween Dance will be this Saturday, October 27th, from 6:30-8:30 PM. Admittance if $3 and pictures are $1 each to purchase a copy. You may be in a picture at no cost. Costumes are allowed, but not required. All costumes and clothing must follow the dress code. Students from other schools are not allowed.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Eighth Grade Girls Basketball County - Tonight at Salt Fork/Jamaica. Game is at 6:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
As part of the Socktober sock drive, OJHS will enjoy the following soul/sole warming activities: Wednesday, October 24, Mix & Match Sock Day Thursday, October 25, Socks with Flops! Friday, October 26, OJHS Spirit Socks Tuesday, October 30, Crazy Sock Day Thursday, November 1, Repurpose Sock Day If we meet our building goal, OJHS will have a Sock Hop during 6th Hour in November.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Celebrate Socktober with OJHS - Students are asked to donate at least one new pair of socks to be donated to the Domestic Violence & Transitional Shelter Services.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Seventh Grade Girls Basketball County at Georgetown, tonight at 6:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Anne Burton
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS Project Success visited Pumpkin Works Pumpkin Patch last Friday.
about 1 month ago, LuAnn Grimm
Anne Burton
OJHS Girls Basketball County Tournament schedules are available on the OJHS page under Menu-Documents-Sports Schedules.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Boys Basketball Monticello Tournament information can be found on the OJHS page under Menu-Documents-Sports Schedules.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Boys Basketball season starts with a tournament in Monticello beginning October 30, 2018. Game times are not available at this time.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Parent meeting for Boy's Basketball players will be Monday night, October 15, at 6:45 at the grade school.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Seventh Grade will participate in the Manufacturing and Technology Day at DACC on Friday, October 12, 2018. A signed permission slip from the OJHS Knights News needs to be in the office. A permission slip can be found in Documents under Building Forms. The field trip is morning only. Students will return to OJHS for lunch.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Boys Basketball schedule can be found under the OJHS Documents in the Athletics folder.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Information about the UofI Vet Med Open House can be found in the OJHS Documents under Family Events.
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Family Event this week-end....University of Illinois, Vet Med Open House Sunday, October 7, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
2 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Picture Retakes - November 20, 2018
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Oakwood Junior High School Parent-Teacher Conference schedule is planned to open on Monday, October 1. Please plan on joining us for PT Conferences.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Home OJHS Girls Basketball game tonight against Schlarman Academy. Game starts at 6:00 pm
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
First home OJHS Girls Basketball game against Bismarck-Henning. Game starts at 6:00 pm. Season schedule can be found on the Oakwood Junior High School website under Documents-Athletics.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
LuAnn Grimm
Mr. Sheehan's classes are divided down the center while they study their Civil War unit. Students from one side are not allowed to work with students from the other to simulate the division people experienced during this time in history.
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS Pajama/Crazy Sock Day Part 3
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS Pajama/Crazy Sock Day Part 2
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS Pajama/Crazy Sock Day
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
Anne Burton
OJHS Baseball falls 5-3 to finish season at 10-2. Matthew Miller went 3-4 with an RBI. Thanks for a fantastic season!
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
Good luck to OJHS Baseball team! Regional game is Saturday, September 15, at Bismarck against Bismarck-Henning at 11:30 am.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
You can get the Oakwood Knights Google Classroom on your home devices by using the Google Classroom app. Join the class by entering the class code: 2i7l5vi
3 months ago, Anne Burton
LuAnn Grimm
Jerry gives our new flag attendants instruction about their duties.
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS students receive homework help during the after school program through Project Success.
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
Anne Burton
First quarter midterm is Friday, September 14. Midterm reports will be sent out next week.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Project Success is offering our students homework time and great activities. For more information, please visit Documents on our web page under Project Success. An application is included.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
LuAnn Grimm
OJHS Homecoming Week Spirit Days
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
LuAnn Grimm
7th Grade Language Arts Projects
3 months ago, LuAnn Grimm
Anne Burton
OJHS Baseball game at St. Joseph has been cancelled.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Anne Burton
OJHS Baseball against Bismarck Henning at home. 4:15 Eighth grade players will be recognized.
3 months ago, Anne Burton
Oakwood Knight
August 13, 2018 First HOME MS Baseball game against Westville 4:15 pm
4 months ago, Oakwood Knight
Oakwood Knight
August 11, 2018 First MS Baseball game at Rossville Alvin 10:00 am
4 months ago, Oakwood Knight
John Tosh
For 8th grade parents that ordered pictures at the end of the year, those pics will be mailed directly to your home from the company. They should be shipped on Monday, June 11.
6 months ago, John Tosh
Oakwood CUSD 76
Oakwood JH is looking for a Special Education Teacher for next year. If interested, contact Mr. Tosh.
7 months ago, Oakwood CUSD 76
John Tosh
Some pics from the 8th grade trip to Six Flags
7 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Congratulations to Austin McDaniel and Josh Young for qualifying for state track meet
7 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Here's the link to the OAV interview in case you missed it. http://www.vermilioncountyfirst.com/podcasts-new/
7 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Today's track practice has been cancelled.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Tune into NewsMakers this morning at 7:30 on 1490 WDAN to hear OJHS Students discussing their OAV projects from this year!
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Make sure you tune into 1490 AM tomorrow morning at 7:30 to hear the OJHS Our American Voice group talk about their projects this year.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Good luck to our scholastic bowl team in regional play tonight at North Ridge.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Oakwood Jr High Golden Ruler winner.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Don't forget that 8th grade graduation pictures will be taken tomorrow morning.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Today's track practice has been cancelled.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Student Council visiting the Lincoln Tomb
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Mike Hulvey speaks to our "sportscasting" enrichment class.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Here is how to get your yearbook!
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Fred Kroner speaking to our "sports reporter" enrichment class
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Look who showed up at the Oakwood Village Council meeting to share what they have been doing at Kickapoo State Park.
8 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
The track meet scheduled for today in Bismarck has been cancelled. There will be track practice at the Jr. High until 4:30.
9 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
The track scheduled for today (4/5/18) in Bismarck has been cancelled. There will be practice at the Jr. High until 4:30, and no practice tomorrow (Friday).
9 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Today's track meet has been cancelled. There will be track practice until 4:30
9 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Track practices will begin tomorrow. All athletes must have a physical on file with the office in order to practice.
9 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Look who made the paper! Way to go Knights. https://goo.gl/73hTjK
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Congratulations to the OJHS Students of the Month!
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
ICYMI: OJHS Spelling team wins the County Spelling Team Championship! Way to go Knights!
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Congratulations to the Oakwood Knights for winning the County Spelling Team Competition.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Have you checked out our new website yet? You can also download our mobile app. www.oakwood76.org
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Congratulations to the spelling team for advancing to the finals. They will compete in the finals on March 1 at DACC. #LetsGoKnights
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
The winners receive the "quacktastic" award. Congrats Dana & Josh
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Finals of the OJHS badminton tournament.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Congrats to Ms Steelman for being Mix 94.5 teacher of the month. Way to go Ms Steelman.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Enrichment chess tournament.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
All school badminton tournament. Winners from each PE hour competing to see who's the best
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Good luck to the 8th grade volleyball team as they compete for a county championship tonight. Game is in Potomac and will start around 7:00.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
OJHS representatives at the IPA Student Recognition Breakfast.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Knights drop 2 close matches. We'll get them next time.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
It's volleyball night. The Knights are hosting Chrisman. #LetsGoKnights
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Here are the brackets for the County Volleyball Tournament. #LetsGoKnights
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Tough night for the Knights. 7th and 8th both fall in 2 games.
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Volleyball tonight against Potomac-Armstrong #LetsGoKnights
10 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
8th grade wins in 3. Great job ladies
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
7th grade volleyball wins in 2 over Schlarman
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Final score: Maroa-Forsyth 53 Oakwood 43. Congratulations on a great season. #WaitTillNextYear. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
1:18 to go. Oakwood is down 48-45. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
2:15 to go. Oakwood down 43-41. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
2:40. All tied up
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
4:17 left. Oakwood down 37-35. It's a nail biter. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
After 3: all tied up at 33. 1 quarter to go. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
2:41 left in the 3: Oakwood down 31-37. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
At the half: Oakwood 22 Maroa-Forsyth 26. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
4:59 left in the 2nd: Oakwood down 18-14. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
At the end of the first: OJHS 14 Maroa-Forsyth 12. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
3 minutes left in the first: all tied up at 6. #LetsGoKnigts
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
We get the tip. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
@IESA_IL sectional. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
It's almost game time. Updates as we go. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Split for the night. 8th grade wins in 2.
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Volleyball tonight against PVO. #LetsGoKnights
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Parent team meeting today at 5:30. Discussing the spaghetti supper. If you are interested in helping out, you are welcome to attend.
11 months ago, John Tosh
Chris Richardson
Congratulations to the OJHS Knights 7th Grade boys basketball team for winning the Vermilion County Tournament.
11 months ago, Chris Richardson
John Tosh
One quarter to go, Oakwood up by 10
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
At the half: Oakwood 18 Bismarck 12
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
After 1 quarter of the 7th grade county championship game, Oakwood & Bismarck tied at 7
11 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Final score: Oakwood 42 Potomac-Armstrong 17
12 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Knights up 26 - 10 at the half
12 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
7th grade boys begin county tournament tonight against Potomac-Armstrong. #LetsGoKnoghts
12 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
8th grade falls 41 - 39
12 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
7th grade falls to St. Joe by 7. 30-23.
12 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Halftime of the 7th grade game: St. Joe 15 Oakwood 8.
12 months ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Final score: Georgetown 42 Oakwood 27
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
At the half of 8th grade: Georgetown 19 Oakwood 13
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
7th grade beats Georgetown 39 - 10.
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
7th grade up 25-5 at the half.
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
7th grade boys get a win over Westville last night. #LetsGoKnights
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Both 7th and 8th grade get wins over Paris Mayo on Monday night. Way to go boys!
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Good luck this weekend to our cheerleaders in their first competition.
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Final score: Gifford 30 OJHS 28.
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
After 3: Gifford 21 Oakwood 20
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Halftime of the 8th grade game Gifford 18 OJHS 15. #LetsGoKnights
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Final score: OJHS 23 Gifford 9
about 1 year ago, John Tosh
John Tosh
Knights up 9 - 7 at the half of the 7th grade game.
about 1 year ago, John Tosh