District News

2017

Want a hippopotamus for Christmas?

Posted on: December 21, 2017

Our OHHS ASL club is spreading holiday cheer through sign language. Watch them perform the classic I want a hippopotamus for Christmas in ASL. #holidayswiththeHighlanders

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Parochial registration: 2-21-18

Posted on: December 20, 2017

Who:  Who: Any students from other schools who live in the Oak Hills Local School District. Please note, OHLSD does not have open enrollment.What: New high school student enrollment  When:  February 21, 2018 from 3:30 - 6:00

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Highlander grad gives back to the Bobcats

Posted on: December 18, 2017

Sarah Haucke, a 1990 graduate of Oak Hills High School, recently walked into room 114 at Bridgetown Middle School and felt an immediate sense of nostalgia. She recalled through laughter the time she took Spanish in the very classroom she was going to make

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Highlander songs at the zoo's Festival of Lights

Posted on: December 8, 2017

Looking for more holiday cheer? Visit the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden's #FestivalofLights and you'll hear some familiar voices. Choirs from Delshire Elementary Music, Bridgetown Middle School Music Department and Oak Hills High School have each

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OHHS band performing at Cyclones game: 1/12/18

Posted on: December 4, 2017

The OHHS band is performing the National Anthem at the Cincinnati Cyclones game on Friday, January 12, 2018 at US Bank Arena. Please consider purchasing a ticket to join them, as a portion of each ticket sale goes directly back to the band's

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OHLSD donates $11,844 to Pink Ribbon Girls

Posted on: December 4, 2017

The Highlanders presented a check for $11,844 to the Pink Ribbon Girls on Saturday, December 2 during the boys basketball home opener, jersey night! The money was raised during the fall Games for the Cause. We are thankful for the Oak Hills community's generosity and support of this wonderful organization. #highlanderstrong

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Listing of district winter concerts

Sounds of the season

Posted on: December 1, 2017

Get in the holiday spirit with the sounds of the winter season! There's something for everyone and you'll leave each performance with a  happy heart, song in your heart and pep in your step.

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Celebrate the holidays with the OH band at Saengerfest

Posted on: December 1, 2017

We'd like to invite you out to a very special event tonight at downtown's beautiful, newly-renovated Memorial Hall OTR (1225 Elm St.), featuring the Oak Hills High School Jazz Lab Band and Ambassador Jazz Band! Both bands will be performing as part

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Mr. Eugene Kramer celebrates 90 years!

Posted on: December 1, 2017

Today we wish Mr. Eugene Kramer a very happy 90th birthday! Mr. Kramer started his education career at Delhi before Oak Hills was even a District. He was the assistant principal at Springmyer Elementary School before becoming J.F. Dulles Elementary's first

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19th biannual student photography show

Posted on: November 30, 2017

The 19th Biannual Student Photography Show will have its opening celebration on Friday, December 15 from 7-9 p.m. at Aroma's Java & Gelato. Alumnus Zane Thompson will be performing as the musical guest the night of the party! Feel free to stop by Aroma's

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Rams raise money for Honor Flight

Posted on: November 30, 2017

It's the season of giving and we're proud of all of the Rapid Run Middle School students who contributed to the fundraising efforts for the Honor Flight. The school collected $2,442 for local veterans to enjoy a trip to Washington, D.C. on an Honor

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It's #GivingTuesday support the Oak Hills Alumni & Educational Foundation

Posted on: November 28, 2017

11.28.17: It's #GivingTuesday! Will you support current Highlander students with a gift, in any amount, today to celebrate this global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration? Visit the Oak Hills Alumni & Educational

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Vote for BMS in the Q102 Christmas choir competition

Posted on: November 27, 2017

The Bridgetown Middle School 7th & 8th-grade choir was chosen as one of nine finalists for the Q102 (WKRQ) Christmas Choir Competition! Please VOTE for them to have the chance to be in the top three to win up to $5,000! You can only

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Rapid run rummage sale

RRMS rummage sale, 12/2/17

Posted on: November 20, 2017

Come check out the great deals that will be offered at the Rapid Run DC rummage sale! All proceeds will help fund the 8th grade Washington D.C. trip. The event will be on Saturday, 12/2/17 and will run from 9am-12pm at Rapid Run Middle School. We hope to see you there!

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Anna Caito and her pig making supplies

RRMS student Anna Caito, creates positive change in our community

Posted on: November 20, 2017

Anna Caito selected as a Disney Summer of Service winner to create positive change in her community Anna Caito, an 11-year-old, 6th-grade student at Rapid Run Middle School (Delhi) has been awarded a Disney Summer of Service grant through YSA (Youth Service

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Oakdale Scotties bring warmth to those in need

Posted on: November 20, 2017

In the spirit of giving back this holiday season GATE students from Oakdale Elementary organized a coat drive to collect coats for St. Vincent de

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Youth sports update

Posted on: November 20, 2017

The Oak Hills School District, Oak Hills Youth Athletics and Oak Hills Little Highlanders are all excited to be a part of a first for our community...a football program that is aligned from K-12! The official announcement was made on

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Cheri and Lew Chizer with tickets in the ticket booth

Ginny Chizer Box Office is open!

Posted on: November 10, 2017

The auditorium renovation is complete and the cherry on top is the updated lobby and the refreshed box office. On 11-2-17, we welcomed back major donors, the Schoenberger family and the Chizer family to cut the ribbon and officially open the box office for

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Madagascar Jr lead roles in costume

I like to move it, move it at DMS

Posted on: November 9, 2017

Highlanders! Clear your calendars and pack up the kids. Get to DMS tonight or tomorrow for the Delhi Middle School Music Department production of Madagascar, Jr. Tickets are just $5 at the door. Showtime is 6:30 p.m. You will be dancing in your

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Looking for teachers to travel to Munich, Germany

Posted on: November 8, 2017

Travel to Munich: March 25 - April 5 Since 1991, educators in Munich and Cincinnati have enriched their lives through this educational and cultural exchange. On many exchange days, participants attend school with their partner, gaining insight into

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Athletic Boosters Sports Stag tickets on sale now!

Posted on: November 8, 2017

This year the Oak Hills Athletic Boosters will host The Cincinnati Reds Nasty Boys: Norm Charlton, Randy Myers and Rob Dibble for their annual Sports Stag at the Farm on January 14, 2018. Note: This year's event is on a SUNDAY and moving to the

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Highlanders raise $11,844 for Pink Ribbon Girls

Posted on: November 7, 2017

Wow! We are thrilled to announce that this year's Games for the Cause raised $11,844 for the Pink Ribbon Girls! We are so thankful for all of the fall sports coaches, athletes, parents, families and fans who supported our games. We couldn't have done it

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Oak Hills holds annual Veterans Day assembly

Posted on: November 3, 2017

Today, Oak Hills High School held their annual Veterans Day assembly in honor of all who have served in the military. Students applauded and held up signs as the veterans entered the gym to the music of the Oak Hills band. Student-created videos honored the

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Highlander marching band places 4th in competition

Posted on: October 30, 2017

The Oak Hills High School Marching Highlanders finished fourth in their class and sixth overall out of 25 bands at the 2017 Colerain Band Invitational on Saturday, October 28, 2017. The 140-member ensemble displayed their finest performance of the

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Stacie Kearns art selected for new hotel

Posted on: October 27, 2017

Part of Marriott Hotels commitment to community involvement is a program called Save Art! One of the aspects of that program is called the Art of Local. The staff scoured the internet for local artists, and have fallen in love with our very own,

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5th graders at Springmyer with pumpkins spelling Boo!

Pumpkin collection for St. Joseph Orphanage

Posted on: October 27, 2017

Wow! For the 7th year in a row, the students, staff and families at Springmyer Elementary School collected pumpkins for the children of St Joseph Orphanage. On October 26, the 5th graders helped pack the van full of 130 pumpkins! We are proud to support

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Ponytails for a Purpose: donate hair for cancer survivors on 1/20

Posted on: October 26, 2017

As part of this year's Teal Out events at Oak Hills High School to raise awareness about ovarian cancer and collect funds for the Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Gr Cincinnati, we invite you to chop your locks during half-time of the girls varsity basketball

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Students serve community through Project Oak Hills

Posted on: October 25, 2017

On July 15, 2017 over 50 students in the Oak Hills High School National Honor Society (NHS) gathered in the high school commons for the first Project Oak Hills event. Students arrived early Saturday morning with purchased lunch items and proceeded to make

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OHMS competition cheerleaders hold awards

Middle school cheer wins 1st place at competition

Posted on: October 23, 2017

The Oak Hills middle school competition cheerleaders won first place in their competition at Harrison High School on Sunday, October 22. The girls also won the high point and "Best Dance" awards of the competition. #highlanderstrong To view the

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Oak Hills Band Association Craft Fair

Posted on: October 20, 2017

Join us from 9 a.m. to 3p.m. for the Oak Hills Band Association craft fair on Saturday, November 18 at Oak Hills High School! Admission is $2.00 at the door. We hope to see you there!

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Private transportation option for district residents

Posted on: October 19, 2017

We are happy to report that Queen City Transportation will provide private bus service beginning November 13, 2017 for families who don't qualify for district transportation. In order to receive service, please complete and return this application

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Preschool openings

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Have a child ready for preschool? We have openings! Contact Karen Floyd for an application today at

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Middle school girls win GMC!

Posted on: October 13, 2017

Congratulations to the Oak Hills Middle School 7th grade girls cross country team. Under the leadership of Coach Anderson, they won the GMC Championship on October 9. #highlanderstrong

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OHLSD teachers going global

Posted on: October 3, 2017

Two Oak Hills staff members participated in the Munich Sister City Association's Teacher Exchange program this year. Diane Unkrich, a speech therapist at Delshire Elementary School, and Marisa Groh, an Intervention Specialist at Oak Hills High School, hosted

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Mr. Upchurch's daughter, mother and friend accept plaque

Mr. Upchurch remembered at school board meeting

Posted on: October 3, 2017

The Rapid Run Middle School PTA presented a plaque to David Upchurch's family at last night's school board meeting. The plaque will be displayed in his memory near the main office at Rapid Run Middle School. Administrators and staff shared

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Mobile mammography unit: November 1 & 2

Posted on: October 3, 2017

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Oak Hills Local School District has partnered with The Jewish Hospital Health Mobile Mammography Van to provide Mammography screening for our staff and community during early November at three of our

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Win a helicopter ride; support the Athletic Boosters

Posted on: October 2, 2017

Support the Oak Hills Athletic Boosters by purchasing a $5 chance to win a 30-minute helicopter ride and tour over Cincinnati and the riverfront. Winner will be selected 10/13/17 and the ride will take place 10/27/17. Winner and a guest will be picked up from

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Emily Winkle and Emily Buckley accept $2,000 check from Big Lots

Big Lots donates $2,000 to Oakdale

Posted on: September 29, 2017

Today the OHLSD was invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Big Lots store on Glenway Avenue (same plaza as before, but new space -->the old Drug Emporium space). As part of the celebration of opening a new store, the company selected

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5th graders at SPG present check to Matthew 25 Ministries

Highlanders helping hurricane victims

Posted on: September 28, 2017

Springmyer Elementary School The Springmyer Caring and Sharing Club, lead by librarian Brenda Burman collected financial aid donations for Hurricane Harvey victims in Texas and Hurricane Irma victims in Florida.  The collection ran from Sept. 5 - Sept.

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Emily Amlin and her children in the courtroom

COH teacher Emily Amlin adopts 2 more children

Posted on: September 27, 2017

Judge Ralph Winkler of the Hamilton County Probate Court is pleased to announce that a very special person in our community is growing her family by two children by offering a loving, caring and safe home. Emily Amlin, a third-grade teacher in the Oak Hills

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Homecoming parade is Thursday, September 28

Posted on: September 26, 2017

Homecoming is Friday, September 29 and that means the annual Homecoming parade is this Thursday beginning at 6 p.m. Please make note of the parade route and cheer on our Highlanders as they pass! The parade begins at C.O. Harrison Elementary and

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Vietnam veteran and two Bridgetown teachers

Vietnam veteran visits Bridgetown Middle School

Posted on: September 26, 2017

Over the summer we shared some pictures from our Bridgetown Middle School students who traveled to Washington, D.C. Yesterday, one of those veterans, Mr. Zech, who received a letter from one of our Bobcats lived up to his promise and visited the

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Photos of students at football game for American Heart Association

Highlanders raise money for the American Heart Association

Posted on: September 25, 2017

Great job, Highlanders! $3,680 raised for the American Heart Association through penny wars and tshirt

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2016-17 Quality Profile published

Posted on: September 21, 2017

Today, the Oak Hills Local School District published their Quality Profile for the 2016-17 school year. You can read it here.

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2 male National Merit Finalists

Congratulations, National Merit Finalists!

Posted on: September 21, 2017

Congratulations to our two Oak Hills National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists: Dylan Roach Neil Robertson Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National

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Southern Gateway Mens Chorus

Southern Gateway Chorus at OHHS

Posted on: September 21, 2017

The world-class men's barbershop chorus, Southern Gateway, will join the Oak Hills High School Men's Ensemble and Varsity Singers for an evening of song in a benefit concert for iHarc (the Ione Holt Auditorium Renovation Campaign). While the renovation

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Games for the Cause

Posted on: September 19, 2017

It's that time of year and the Oak Hills Highlanders are back with Pink Games for the Cause!  We have a great line-up of games this fall: September 23:     Girls' Volleyball vs. Turpin    10 a.m. Freshman  10 a.m.  JV

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OH marching band in fall competition

Posted on: September 18, 2017

The Oak Hills High School Marching Highlanders are proud to announce their entrance into competitive marching this fall. Their first of two competitions will be the "Taylor Band Premiere" on Saturday, 9/23, at Taylor High School. OHHS will be one of 13 bands

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OHHS announces 2017-18 show lineup

Posted on: September 13, 2017

Oak Hills High School has announced their theatrical performance show line up for the 2017-18 school year. All seats are $10. Reserve tickets by emailing [email protected] Romeo & JulietNovember 2-4, 7 p.m. Elf Jr., the musicalDecember 15

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RRMS choirs to sing National Anthem at Reds game

Posted on: September 12, 2017

Join us at GABP on Thursday, September 21 to hear the RRMS students sing the National Anthem.S peaking of singing, last year on Opening Night, Jenna Zang (8th grade) said, "It was a really great experience doing that for the first time." Eighth grader

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Elementary art department student art show

Posted on: September 8, 2017

Student artwork from each of our five elementary schools will be on display at Aroma's for the month of September. Please join us for a reception there on Tuesday, September 12 from 4:30-6:30pm.

We hope to see you there!

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Highlander volleyball stars

Posted on: September 8, 2017

Our OHHS girls volleyball team has a reason to be focused this season. Check out the great article about our student manager Audrey Hobstetter and the rest of the team!

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Green Township Police and Hamilton County Sherriff

Thank you!

Posted on: September 6, 2017

Highlanders: We’d like to thank the Oak Hills community, parents and Highlander friends for the outpouring of support shown for all Oak Hills High School students during today’s protest. Thank you to the Green Township Police and Hamilton County

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3rd annual mattress sale at OHHS: 10/15

Posted on: September 6, 2017

Join us on October 15 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. at OHHS for the 3rd annual mattress sale benefiting the OHHS Choral Department. Find more information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1273864212741953/ The sale is open to the public. OHHS open

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Start Talking! ~ free resources

Posted on: September 6, 2017

With a new school year underway, we want to remind parents of the free drug-prevention resources available through the Start Talking program. They promote a variety of resources designed to start the conversation with students about the importance of being

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Christmas sheet music and ornaments

BMS choir to sing in UC's Feast of Carols

Posted on: September 5, 2017

The Oak Hills Local School District is excited to announce that the 7th and 8th grade choir from Bridgetown Middle School under the leadership of Chelsey Sweatman, will participate in the College-Conservatory of Music’s "Feast of Carols” at the

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Community electronics recycling day at MSJU: 9/23

Posted on: September 5, 2017

COMMUNITY ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DAYSATURDAY, SEPT. 23, 201710 AM – 2 PMMOUNT ST. JOSEPH UNIVERSITY WEST PARKING LOT5701 Delhi Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45233 The Environmental Action Committee of Mount St. Joseph University is proud to sponsor a community

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OH vs Elder football game postponed

Posted on: September 1, 2017

Due to the predicted high winds and rains tonight's varsity football game vs. Elder High School has been cancelled. The Highlanders will play the Panthers tomorrow, 9/2 at 4:30 p.m. at The Pit. The JV game scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled

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The group visiting the ruins of the Main Cathedral in Antigua Guatemala

OHHS students travel to Guatemala

Posted on: August 30, 2017

OHHS teacher Chris Gibfried took a group of students to Antigua, Guatemala this summer. Students spent two and a half weeks with host families and attended school. On several days the group took field trips around Guatemala. They visited a chocolate factory,

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Cub Scout sign ups

Posted on: August 28, 2017

Join Scout Night is coming to a school near you! Can’t make the date? Sign up anytime with the contact info below: ****C.O. Harrison Pack 300****Signup night: September 6Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.Location: C.O.H Multipurpose Room Orientation night:

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Painted Mural at Bridgetown Middle School

Bridgetown mural dedication: 8/27

Posted on: August 23, 2017

Current and former student artists at Bridgetown Middle School spent their summer designing and completing a new mural for the school. Please join us as we congratulate Corrine Burg, Audrey Busker, Alyssa McRoberts, Hunter Murphy, Julianna Meads, Kaitlynn

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We want your old shoes!

Posted on: August 18, 2017

Have you been cleaning out your closets to make way for new school clothes and shoes? We want your gently worn, used or new shoes. From now until September 30 the Oak Hills PTA After Prom is collecting shoes as a fundraiser for their After Prom

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Share your first day photos with us

Posted on: August 14, 2017

We want to see your first day of school photos tomorrow. Before the kids hop on the bus or walk to school, snap a photo and then submit it to us via our app. Simply click the green button on the home screen in the app, under category select 'submit a photo,'

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Right at School registration is open

Posted on: August 11, 2017

With summer winding down, we are hoping students will feel “Right At School” when classes resume on August 15. What better way to do that than by offering busy parents a chance to drop off their kids early and/or pick them up later at

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Generous friends

Posted on: August 11, 2017

We have some amazing Highlander supporters! Today, Angela Miller and Greg Giesting of Buckeye Power Sales in West Chester, delivered donated backpacks full of school supplies for students in need at Oakdale Elementary.

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Jamie Schorsch holding baby llama

OHHS teachers and students travel abroad this summer

Posted on: August 11, 2017

On June 7, 2017, 18 fearless travelers joined OHHS Art and Design teacher Jamie Schorsch and photography teacher Steve Groh, on a 12-day excursion to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands to explore the landscape, experience the culture and live life

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Join the Delhi Township Citizen's Police Academy

Posted on: August 10, 2017

The Delhi Township Police Department will be hosting a Citizen’s Police Academy on Monday nights from September 5 - (Tuesday) to November 20. If you live or work in Delhi Township and are interested in participating or obtaining more

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Welcome back, staff!

Posted on: August 10, 2017

On Thursday, August 10, we welcomed teachers and staff back across the district. Student Council and National Honor Society students at OHHS arrived early to cheer on teachers with cowbells, signs and high fives as they arrived at the high school. The

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Important information regarding OHLSD network access

Posted on: August 9, 2017

Highlander Families, We have been busy this summer updating our network and wireless infrastructure, primarily in our elementary and middle school buildings. The goal of these updates is to bring better connectivity and an overall improved experience for our

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Oak Hills' Google for success story

Posted on: August 3, 2017

In 2016, the Oak Hills Local School District was selected as one of only a few districts across the country to partner with Google for Education and participate in a case study that highlighted the district's use of Chromebooks and Google tools. At

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Student shakes hand with veteran in Washington, D.C.

BMS students thank veterans in Washington, D.C.

Posted on: August 3, 2017

Eighth grade students from Bridgetown Middle School traveled to Washington, D.C. in May 2017. Mr. Joe Toney, the trip coordinator and middle school math teacher and coach, gave the students an assignment during the trip. They were to write a thank you letter

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Poster about sales tax holiday including images of school supplies

Sales tax holiday: 8/4-8/6/17

Posted on: August 1, 2017

Get your back-to-school shopping done this weekend, tax free! Learn more here: http://www.tax.ohio.gov/sales_and_use/SalesTaxHoliday.aspx
The first day of school is August 15, 2017. 

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Oak Hills teachers at UC training program

Teachers go back to school over the summer

Posted on: July 31, 2017

Oak Hills School District was well represented in the CEEMS (Cincinnati Engineering Enhanced Mathematics and Science) Program at the University of Cincinnati these past two summers. Teachers from Oak Hills High School and our three middle schools worked to

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Invitation for OH alumni photography show

Oak Hills alumni photography show: 8/4

Posted on: July 25, 2017

Ten years ago, Oak Hills alumna Gretta Blankenship opened Aroma's Java and Gelato on Bridgetown Road in Green Township. Gretta and her husband are both proud 1977 graduates. During the summer of that first year in 2007, Oak Hills photography teacher

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4 Oak Hills National Merit Finalists

Congratulations Casey Schablein - National Merit Scholar!

Posted on: July 19, 2017

Congratulations Casey Schablein, on being awarded a 2017 National Merit Scholarships! #highlanderstrong Pictured here are our four national merit finalists-->Andrew Evans, Abigail Coogan, William Oyler and Casey. Casey is pictured on the far right. Read

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Now enrolling students for 2017-18

Posted on: July 18, 2017

Don't delay! Call now for an appointment to register your child for the 2017-18 school year. School starts August 15. 513-574-3200.

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Seeking communications & development intern

Posted on: July 18, 2017

We are currently seeking a communications & development intern to help us with events, fundraising, marketing, website content creation, social media and photography. The position begins in August and is 20 hours/week, unpaid. If interested, please

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School supply lists now available

Posted on: July 12, 2017

School supply lists for all buildings are now available. Visit our resources page to find what your child will need on August 15!

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John Stoddard accepts awward

John Stoddard honored by local club

Posted on: May 25, 2017
Tags: Academics

The Western Hills Community Service Club held a special breakfast on May 25 in honor of John Stoddard for his 17 years of dedication and hard work with the Oak Hills Local School District. He will be missed greatly and we wish him the best in his new position as Superintendent at Berkshire Local Schools.

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Informational flyer about 2017 free summer feeding program

Summer meals feed good nutrition to our kids for free

Posted on: May 15, 2017
Tags: Summer feeding

With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Oak Hills Local School District provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, meals will be served at Delshire Elementary

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Green Township flyer for the touch a truck event on May 5, 10am-2pm

Green Township touch a truck event: 5/6/17

Posted on: May 5, 2017

Bring the kids and come check out the trucks on Saturday, May 6 from 10am-2pm.

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Movie poster from Moana

Family movie night: 5/13/17

Posted on: May 5, 2017

Join us on Saturday, May 13 at 7pm at OHHS for family movie night. We'll be showing Moana in the auditorium and concessions will be available. Suggested donation is $5 and all proceeds benefit the Oak Hills Robotics team. Hope to see you!

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Our substitute levy passed!

Posted on: May 2, 2017

“On behalf of the Oak Hills Board of Education, staff and students, we are extremely thankful to our community for their continued support,” superintendent Jeff Brandt said. “This outcome would not have been possible without the strong

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Right at School summer camp registration

Posted on: April 28, 2017

Oak Hills Local School District was proud to be the first school district in the state of Ohio to offer Right At School enrichment programs for their families. Right At School provides exceptional and affordable enrichment programs before, after school and

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Congratulations PTA educators of the year

Posted on: April 27, 2017
Tags: Highlanderstrong, Pta

The PTA organizations across the Oak Hills Local School District have named their recipients for the 2017 Educator of the Year awards. This award honors an eligible staff member who has contributed over and above what their job requires for their school and

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Recycling table at Oak Hills High School

OHLSD observes Earth Day every day!

Posted on: April 25, 2017

TIPP CITY, Ohio, April 20, 2017 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Earth Day may be observed just one day a year, but Energy Optimizers, USA, is helping Oak Hills Local Schools lead the charge on earth- and resource-friendly practices every day by sponsoring the

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Delhi Middle School cheerleaders

Spirit shop open: 4/25/17

Posted on: April 24, 2017

The spirit shop at OHHS will be open tomorrow, 4/25/17 from 6:15 - 7:30 p.m. Graduation signs will be available for $10 and most clothing is 20% off. Come and get some new Highlander gear!

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Members of the Oak Hills' Treasurer's office post for a photo with representative from the Auditor's office

District receives Auditor of State Award with Distinction

Posted on: April 18, 2017

The Auditor of State Office presented the Oak Hills Local School District the Ohio Auditor of State Award with Distinction on April 18, 2017.  “Based upon your recently completed financial audit, it gives me great pleasure to inform you that the

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Flyer for the Western Hills Community Service Club classic car show

Classic car show ~ May 9, 2017 at Harvest Home Park

Posted on: April 10, 2017

Mark your calendar for Sunday, May 7 and the Western Hills Community Service Club's classic car show at Harvest Home Park. The event runs from 9am-3pm and is free to the public. All are welcome. The club supports our very own Highlanders through student scholarships!

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OHHS students raise $29,750 for charity in 8th annual Walk Oak Hills

Posted on: April 7, 2017
Tags: Highlanderstrong

For the eighth year in a row, the students of Oak Hills High School participated in a walk to raise money and awareness for local charities. On Friday, April 7 they presented a $4,250 check to seven local charities including: Anderson Ferry Food

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Headshots of the 5 alumni and staff award winners

OHAEF announces distinguished award winners

Posted on: April 6, 2017
Tags: Alumni foundation

The Oak Hills Alumni & Educational Foundation will be be holding their 19th annual recognition dinner on Wednesday, May 3 at Receptions West to celebrate the accomplishments of our distinguished graduates and staff winners, as well as the Hall of Honor

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OHHS student athletes sign letters of intent

Posted on: April 6, 2017

Oak Hills Athletics is proud to announce our largest collegiate signing class to date with 27 student-athletes.  Congratulations to our student-athletes and their families! Thank you to Coach Rolfes and Derek Ellis for filming the ceremony.  Sam

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Administrative Moves

Posted on: April 5, 2017

We are pleased to announce the following recommendations that were approved at the April 3, 2017 school board meeting. These changes will take effect for 2017-18 school year. Congratulations! Dan Beckenhaupt - Director of Human ResourcesAmy Brennan -

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Right at School summer camp registration is open!

Posted on: March 28, 2017
Tags: Right at school, Camp

Our partners, Right At School, are busy preparing for their Medieval Time Spring Break Camp, Summer Camp and another school year at the Oak Hills Local School District elementary Schools. This has been Right At School's first year in the district. It has been

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Destination Imagination winners!

Posted on: March 22, 2017
Tags: Highlanderstrong, Destination imagination

Congratulations to our district Destination Imagination winners! Students form teams of up to seven members select their preferred challenge from the area of  STEM, Improv, Visual Arts or Service Learning, and then spend about four months developing and

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Preschool Registration

Blast off to preschool ~ register now!

Posted on: February 13, 2017
Tags: Preschool registration

2017-18 OAK HILLS PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION J.F. Dulles and Delshire Preschools Applications available for Oak Hills residents age 3-5 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday AM or PM classes $200 per month tuition with a $60 one time instructional

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Let your voice be heard: Ohio graduation requirements

Let your voice be heard: Ohio graduation requirements

Posted on: February 8, 2017

Dear Highlander parents, Last month, a small committee hand-selected by the Ohio Department of Education gathered in Columbus to determine what to do because nearly a third of Ohio’s Class of 2018 students are at risk of not graduating. The committee

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Clean Kitchen Awards

6 schools receive Clean Kitchen Awards

Posted on: February 3, 2017
Tags: Clean kitchen award

The Hamilton County Public Health has named the cleanest dining environments in the area to help consumers choose the best places to grab a bite to eat. The Clean Kitchen Award is given quarterly to facilities maintaining the gold standard in food service

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Nominate Now

Call for nominations: Oak Hills Hall of Honor award

Posted on: February 3, 2017
Tags: Hall of honor nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the Hall of Honor award. The Hall of Honor is recognition by the Oak Hills Board of Education. Nominees can be living or deceased and must have spent at least five years working for the betterment of children in the

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Community outreach through visual arts

Posted on: February 2, 2017

National Art Honor Society and Art club created cards of kindness for the staff and students of Withrow High School and Hebrew Union College in response to the recent hate crimes at both schools. Studio Art AP student and Scholastic Art Award winners

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Oak Hills Athletics

OHLSD donates $10,594 to the Pink Ribbon Girls

Posted on: January 30, 2017

Oak Hills Athletics representatives from the fall teams who sponsored Games for the Cause presented the donation check of $10,594 to the Pink Ribbon Girls organization at the boys basketball game vs. Mason on January 27.   Our donation to

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Kindergarten Registration

Incoming kindergarten preview night: 2/22

Posted on: January 24, 2017
Tags: Kindergarten registration

Have a child ready to enter kindergarten next year? Join us at any of our elementary schools on February 22 from 6-7 p.m. to meet our principals and kindergarten teachers, tour the building and check out kindergarten classrooms. The evening also includes a

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Substitute levy: May 2, 2017 –>NO additional taxes

Posted on: January 24, 2017
Tags: Substitute levy

At the Monday, January 23 board meeting, our Board of Education unanimously passed the Resolution to Proceed with a 4.82 mill substitute levy in the May 2, 2017 election. The Resolution to Proceed is the final step to place this issue on the

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Now Hiring

Seeking food service substitutes

Posted on: January 24, 2017
Tags: Employment

The OHLSD food service department is currently seeking substitutes. The starting pay is $9.50/hour and subs are called as needed for about 2.5-3 hours/day in each of our nine school buildings. If you’re interested contact Marcy Hayes at 513-598-2959

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Jeff Brandt - Superintendent

School board names Jeff Brandt superintendent

Posted on: January 2, 2017
Tags: Superintendent

On Monday, January 2, 2017, the Oak Hills Local School Board called a special meeting to approve Jeff Brandt as superintendent of the Oak Hills Local School District. “The School Board is excited to appoint such a talented leader to this important

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