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MS Word Certification Exams

December 5, 2016


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On December 12-14 students with Digital Info Tech (D.I.T) will have Microsoft Word Certification Exams, depending on your class period. The exam is out of 1000 points. You must score a 700 or higher to pass. See Mr. Meleney’s and Mr. Johnson YouTube Channels for video reviews.  ...

Senior seeking Scholarships

November 30, 2016


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On Dec. 1, guidance will be in senior English classes to work on Bright Futures applications. Remember to bring your social security whether you have a picture of it, it’s written down, or you have the actual card. Stay updated on college-related information by joining the College and Career Socia...

Underclassmen join College Career Center

November 30, 2016


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Underclassmen of Oak Ridge High School, join the College and Career Google Classroom pages for information about college preparation. Please inform your underclassmen classmates to join as well.          9th and 10th grade: 8ftyhq          11th grade: ogzne5z...

High School Time Survey

November 10, 2016


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The School Board of Orange Country is taking a look at the high school times. They are conducting a survey to a gauge of thoughts of instructional personnel on three proposed models of start time for our high schools. The entire survey should only take six minutes to complete. It will be open from now...

Financial Aid Night

November 7, 2016


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Oak Ridge High school Media Center Please Join Us to learn more about Types of Financial aid Where to find Financial Aid How to apply Who can help For Further Information Contact: Mrs. Erin Wolfgramm, college and career specialist. 407-852-3200 ext.6102373 erin.wolfgramm@opcs.net ...

Senior Pictures

November 4, 2016


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For Senior who haven't taken their Senior Pictures will be on Nov. 8th in the auditorium. Seniors you need to come to Mr.White's room 6-311 to schedule an appointment.

Obama in the Knight House

Obama in the Knight House

Samantha Bailon, Editor in Chief

November 1, 2016


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President Barack Obama delivered a powerful speech to more than 15,000 Friday on the importance of voting in this year’s presidential election. Obama made an appearance at the CFE Arena at the University of Central Florida in support of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, Obama ended his s...

Bellinger Brings Fresh Ideas

Channai Williams

November 1, 2016


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In July, Jennifer Bellinger replaced Leigh Ann Bradshaw as the school's new principal. Immediately, Bellinger, formerly the principal at Memorial Middle School, set the tone with the creation of some new policies, a more strict enforcement of others and a constant, encouraging presence on campus. Oak Ridge Media Grou...

Annual Canned Food Drive

October 28, 2016


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SGA is sponsoring their annual canned food drive for those in need here at ORHS. Right now SGA has around 1000 cans but they need so much more. During the holidays we box up these can for our students. SGA is also offering a pizza party to the group who collects the most cans or items of food. Those...

Annual Adopt – A – Turkey

October 28, 2016


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Each year SGA supplies a turkey for the homeless families of ORHS. If you would like to purchase a turkey and bring it towards Thanksgiving or donate the money and SGA will purchase it for you. Turkeys on average 12 dollars a piece. Please let Coach Noel know if you like to participate. You can also...

College Visits Update

October 27, 2016


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Next week on Nov. 3rd Johnson & Wales will be on campus for a college visit at 12 pm. Also Johnson University will be at all lunches on Nov. 8th. See The College and Careers Center for more information.

Lunch Crunch

Emily Lopez, Staff Writer

October 23, 2016


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It’s the first day of school and 3,000 tired and hungry teenagers walk into a cafeteria. Every student is talking, as the noise bounces off the walls, turning into a distant buzz. They all face the same issue: the lunch lines. They stare at the crowded cafeteria. As some rush to get in line, others se...

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