Oak Hills High School News

2016

CCR Meetings

Sign up for CCR meetings

Posted on: December 30, 2016
Tags: Ccr meetings

Sign ups for Freshmen, Sophomore, and Junior College and Career Readiness (CCR) meetings have begun!  CCR meetings provide an opportunity for you to meet as a student-parent-teacher team to discuss your child’s future plans and goals

read more …

 Honor Band

OHHS honor band

Posted on: December 23, 2016
Tags: Highlanderstrong

Congratulations to the following Oak Hills High School students who were selected for some special music opportunities. #highlanderstrong 2017 OMEA District 14 High School Honor BandPerformance: January 8, 2017, 3 pmPrinceton High School

read more …

Brett Kron

Brett Kron, December student of the month

Posted on: December 19, 2016
Tags: Student of the month

Congratulations to December student of the month, Brett Kron! He’s pictured here with those who nominated him, secretaries Anita Deutschle, Karyn Swanger and Sue Wineland.

read more …

Perfect Attendance Winners

November perfect attendance winners!

Posted on: December 16, 2016
Tags: Perfect attendance

These are the 12 of the 16 students who won a prize for having perfect attendance in the month of November at OHHS. There were a total of 862 students with perfect attendance in November. Each month, 16 qualifying students are randomly selected (4 from each

read more …

OHHS Jazz Lab Band and Ambassador Jazz Band

OHHS band members perform at Memorial Hall

Posted on: December 14, 2016

The OHHS Jazz Lab Band and Ambassador Jazz Band both took the stage at historic Memorial Hall recently as part of the Christmas Saengerfest Music Festival, a 160 year-old Cincinnati tradition that takes place over two days at six different venues. The OHHS

read more …

Elf

Family movie night: Elf

Posted on: December 5, 2016

Join us in the newly renovated OHHS auditorium for a family movie night featuring Elf on December 17 at 7 p.m.! A $5 donation is requested. All proceeds benefit the OHHS Robotics

read more …

Feed a Highlander

Feed a Highlander available on EZPay

Posted on: December 5, 2016
Tags: Feed a highlander

We are excited to announce that students, teachers, parents and community members can contribute to the Feed a Highlander program using the online EZ Pay system. This is an easy and convenient way to participate and provide lunches to Oak Hills High

read more …

17th biannual student photography exhibit: 12/9

Posted on: November 30, 2016
Tags: Student photography exhibit

The 17th Biannual Student Photography Exhibit will be opening at Aroma’s Java and Gelato Friday, December 9 at 7 p.m. Come join them for great photography and the camaraderie of young artists. The exhibit showcases Photography students from Darkroom,

read more …

1st quarter honor roll

1st quarter honor roll

Posted on: November 21, 2016

Congratulations to our Highlanders who made the first quarter honor roll. Click the links below for a complete listing of each. #highlanderstrong #ChooseOakHills HonorsHigh honorsHighest

read more …

It’s signing day!

Posted on: November 18, 2016
Tags: Highlanderstrong

Congratulations to our student athletes who signed their letters of intent this morning: Sidney McElroy – Softball – Wheeling Jesuit UniversityTia Rizzo – Softball – Cuyahoga Community CollegeRyan Batte – Basketball

read more …

Congratulations

Congratulations, Bell Day ~ Faculty Choice Award

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Bell Day’s artwork had already been selected from many entries from the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region for the Juried High School Exhibition at Thomas More College. At last night’s opening reception celebration,

read more …

Studio Art AP students

Studio Art AP students meet local sculptor

Posted on: November 14, 2016

The Studio Art AP students at Oak Hills High School recently had the opportunity to meet internationally renowned sculptor Tom Tsuchiya. Tscuhiya, a Cincinnati native, is most notably known regionally for the creation of the sculptures of the Cincinnati Reds

read more …

Going Green

Going green!

Posted on: November 10, 2016
Tags: Going green

This November, the Oak Hills Local School District will be taking steps to help reduce the amount of waste produced in each of their schools and educate students about recycling by participating in the Hamilton County school recycling program. The big kick

read more …

Rachael Moody

Congratulations Rachael Moody, nominated for the Congress of Future Medical Leaders

Posted on: November 7, 2016

Oak Hills High School Junior, Rachael Moody, has been nominated for the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, MA. The honors only program is designed for students wishing to pursue the careers as physicians or medical scientists. Rachael was nominated

read more …

Veterans Day ceremony

OHHS honors more than 300 veterans

Posted on: November 7, 2016

On November 4, 2016, Oak Hills High School proudly honored more than 300 local veterans during their their tenth annual Veterans Day ceremony. The high school Varsity Singers began the celebration by singing the National Anthem as the Color Guard presented our nation’s colors.

read more …

You can’t take it with you: 11/4 & 11/5

Posted on: November 4, 2016
Tags: Drama, You can’t take it with you

Come check out, “You can’t take it with you” in the newly renovated auditorium at OHHS tonight or tomorrow. The set is amazing, the show is hilarious and the student talent is terrific. Tickets are just $10 and the show starts at 7pm. We hope to see you!

Photos courtesy of Ray Grothaus.

read more …

You Can't Take It With You

Join us for the first play of the year, November 3-5.

Posted on: November 1, 2016

Oak Hills High School presents You Can’t Take It With You, on November 3, 4 and 5. This three-part comedic play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, is sure to keep you laughing and be the highlight of your week. Come out and support the

read more …

Furry friend joins Read 180 class at OHHS

Furry friend joins Read 180 class at OHHS

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Oak Hills High School has introduced a new staff member in the English department, and he isn’t your average instructor. Therapy dog Seger, an eight-year-old Labradoodle, recently started making appearances in Miss Jennifer Harris and Mr. Mike  Nieman’s classroom, and it’s easy to see why he’s a hit.

read more …

OHHS Camp Ernst Honor Campers

Congratulations to our two OHHS Camp Ernst Honor Campers!

Posted on: October 21, 2016
Tags: Highlanderstrong, Chooseoakhills

Congratulations Jack Souders and Sydney Louis recognized this summer with the highest accolade at YMCA Camp Ernst: Honor Camper! This award, created in 1928, is given to campers who display outstanding character qualities. Only two percent of the

read more …

OHHS work study students

OHHS work study students bring color to elementary classrooms

Posted on: October 19, 2016

The work-study class at Oak Hills High School has been busy this year catching up on their many custom crayon orders. With 25 students participating, the work study class is designed to help learners develop lifelong skills that can be used outside of the

read more …

Robotics team

Robotics team giving back and raising money for competition

Posted on: October 17, 2016
Tags: Highlanderstrong, Chooseoakhills

The Oak Hills FRC 4284 team at Oak Hills High School is giving back at John Foster Dulles Elementary School this week. They helped our younger Highlanders explore different stations during the COSI on wheels exhibit. Not

read more …

Congratulations, Academic O recipients

Posted on: October 13, 2016
Tags: Chooseoakhills, Highlanderstrong

On October 12, 2016 year Oak Hills High School recognized 435 students in grades 10-12 as Academic “O” recipients. These students have an exemplary grade point average of 6.0 or higher on the 8 ppoint weighted scale for final marks earned during

read more …

Highlanders visit Christ Hospital

Posted on: October 6, 2016

As part of College and Career Readiness Day, 10 seniors from Oak Hills High School visited The Christ College of Nursing & Health Services. The students learned about the two programs the college offers: BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program) and

read more …

Challenge Day

Challenge Day

Posted on: October 3, 2016

 By partnering with Asia’s Society International Studies School Network (ISSN), Oak Hills students are fulfilling not only the school district’s mission by having all students “achieve success by graduating with a shared sense of global

read more …

Princess Audrey’s Royal Court

Princess Audrey’s Royal Court surprise!

Posted on: September 23, 2016
Tags: Chooseoakhills, Highlanderstrong

OHHS freshmen volleyball team manager Audrey Hobstetter was surprised by her team during first bell this morning. They showed up wearing pink tutus and Princess Audrey’s Royal Court tshirts, and had a tiara and tutu for her to wear for the day! Every

read more …

Pink Ribbon Girls

Games for the Cause

Posted on: September 19, 2016
Tags: Pink ribbon girls, Games for the cause

We are once again working with the Pink Ribbon Girls Organization to raise money for the fight against Breast Cancer.  The following games at Oak Hills will be Games for the Cause:   Girls Varsity Tennis 9/20 vs Hamilton Varsity

read more …

National Merit Scholarship Corporation

OHHS proud of our 4 National Merit Semifinalists!

Posted on: September 14, 2016
Tags: National merit scholarship corporation

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced its annual list of National Merit Semifinalists, recognizing four seniors at Oak Hills High School. National Merit Semifinalists represent the top one percent of PSAT test takers in Ohio. The students who

read more …

OHHS open house, 11/6

Posted on: September 14, 2016
Tags: Chooseoakhills

Oak Hills High School will hold an open house on Sunday, November 6 for current 8th graders from Bridgetown Middle School, Delhi Middle School, Rapid Run Middle School and all parochial schools. Any 9th, 10th or 11th grade student or parent who would like

read more …

Choose Oak Hills

OHHS open house, 11/6

Posted on: September 12, 2016
Tags: Chooseoakhills

Oak Hills High School will hold an open house on Sunday, November 6 for current 8th graders from Bridgetown Middle School, Delhi Middle School, Rapid Run Middle School and all parochial schools. Any 9th, 10th or 11th grade student or parent who would like

read more …

National Merit Semifinalists

4 Highlanders are National Merit Semifinalists

Posted on: September 12, 2016
Tags: Highlanderstrong, Chooseoakhills

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced its annual list of National Merit Semifinalists, recognizing four seniors at Oak Hills High School. National Merit Semifinalists represent the top one percent of PSAT test takers in Ohio. The students who

read more …

Parking Pledge

Parking Pledge for Highlanders

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Do you drive to school or are you looking to drive to school for the upcoming 2016-17 school year? If so, then please visit this form and take the Parking Pledge. This will ensure that we have your information in order for you to receive a parking

read more …

OHHS Homecoming.

Homecoming dance tickets on sale now

Posted on: September 7, 2016

To buy tickets online Monday 9/26 through Tuesday 9/27 for $16 each: Make sure you have your student ID number and, if bringing an OHHS guest, their ID number as well.   Click on this link: OHHS Homecoming.  Your access code is

read more …

Penelope Sheehan and Rakan Munjed

Students spend summer giving back to the community

Posted on: September 5, 2016
Tags: Highlanderstrong

Two Oak Hills students, Penelope Sheehan and Rakan Munjed, dedicated a good portion of their summer giving back to their community at large. They both volunteered at the UC Health. The University of Cincinnati Medical Center’s VolunTeen Program is

read more …

PSAT

Register for the PSAT test beginning 9/7

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Oak Hills High School will be offering the PSAT on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.  The test is open to all OHHS sophomore and junior students.  Registration will begin Wednesday, September 7 and will end on Wednesday, September

read more …

Veteran receives Oak Hills diploma

Veteran receives Oak Hills diploma!

Posted on: August 29, 2016

In March of 1974, Oak Hills High School junior Rick Guilfoyle made the decision to serve his country in the greatest way possible, by joining the United States military. After the passing of his parents, Guilfoyle was faced with challenges that many students

read more …

senior college and career readiness

Schedule your career and college readiness meetings

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Sign ups for senior college and career readiness have begun. The senior year CCR meeting is the most important and the format will be completely different than what you have experienced in the past. Senior CCR meetings provide an opportunity for you to meet

read more …

OHHS Football

Oak Hills vs. Elder football game 9/2/16

Posted on: August 26, 2016
Tags: Football, Highlanderstrong, Chooseoakhills

Friday night, September 2 is our local block party, Oak Hills vs. Elder Football! We are playing at Oak Hills, kickoff is 7:00 p.m. All tickets will be $7 if purchased ahead of time. All tickets will cost $10 at the gate. Ticket Information:OAK HILLS

read more …

Chromebook information for the 2016-17 school year

Chromebook information for the 2016-17 school year

Posted on: August 26, 2016

Oak Hills High School is going 1:1! Every high school student will be assigned a Chromebook in the first week of school that will be their device for the entire year. To read more about this program and what you and your student need to do check out

read more …

After Prom

Eat at Chipotle on 8/31 to support OHHS After Prom

Posted on: August 25, 2016
Tags: After prom

Save the cooking for another day. Eat at the 6455 Glenway Ave. Chipotle between 5 – 9 p.m. and 50% of the proceeds will benefit the Oak Hills After Prom.

Show the flyer on your smart phone to the cashier.

read more …

OHHS auditorium

The OHHS auditorium is open!

Posted on: August 23, 2016
Tags: Ohhs auditorium

What a wonderful ceremony today celebrating the partnerships between alumni, donors, community members, township officials, school board members and our district to renovate the OHHS auditorium. Join us for our first performance on Saturday, August 27 at 7:00

read more …

OHLSD First Day

Say cheese!

Posted on: August 15, 2016

We’ve posted first day photos from all of our buildings on our Facebook page. Check them out and feel free to share your photos using our free Oak Hills app. Just click the green ‘submit a photo’ button and send us your pictures. If you

read more …

Welcome back note from principal Stoddard

Welcome back note from principal Stoddard

Posted on: August 15, 2016

The summer is almost over and it’s time to begin preparing for another great school year. We are all very excited to start back.  The 2015-16 year was outstanding, culminating with a successful commencement ceremony where we saw 636 students walk

read more …

Spain Trip

OHHS art teachers take students to Spain

Posted on: August 11, 2016

When you walk into Oak Hills High School, you will see the mission statement in large letters above the front office doors. In ends with the sentence, “Students will achieve success by graduating with a shared sense of global awareness.”

read more …

Oak Hills T-Shirt

Spirit shop open house: 8/10/16, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Posted on: August 9, 2016
Tags: Spirit shop

The OHHS spirit shop will be open during new student orientation on Wednesday, August 10 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The shop is located off of the Commons and accepts Mastercard, Visa and personal checks with a photo ID. Get your Highlander gear in team for

read more …

Welcome Back Letter

Welcome back letter from Jeff Brandt

Posted on: August 4, 2016

Highlander Community, On behalf of the Oak Hills Board of Education and staff, I want to welcome everyone back for the 2016-17 school year. We are excited about the return of our students on August 15. We have spent the summer eagerly preparing for the

read more …

New Staff 2016-2017

Welcome new staff for the 2016-17 school year!

Posted on: August 2, 2016

We are excited to welcome our new teachers and staff today! It’s going to be a great year. We look forward to their contributions and keeping our district #highlanderstrong.

read more …