Oak Hills High School News

2019

OHLSD hosting mammography screenings

Posted on: September 16, 2019

To support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, OHLSD will host the Jewish Hosp/Mercy Health mammography van at three sites in November.

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A beautiful, colorful, four-panel piece of artwork by Justin Crofoot

OHS artist part of state exhibit

Posted on: September 10, 2019

The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio is hosting an exhibit of award-winning artwork from across the state -- and OHS student Justin Crofoot will be part of it.

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This Saturday -- first-ever Food Truck Frenzy

Posted on: September 10, 2019

Like street food? Music? Mingling with friends for a good cause? Stop by the Food Truck Frenzy, Sat., Sept. 14, noon to 9 p.m, Oak Hills High School parking lot.

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The Oak Hills tradition of outstanding art

Posted on: September 6, 2019

Celebrating Art hosts an annual competition promoting the best student artwork. Thousands of students entered. Oak Hills High School is proud to have 20 students honored.

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Be part of the conversation on anti-bullying

Posted on: September 3, 2019

The first step in ending bullying is to talk about it. On Sept. 9 at Rapid Run Middle School, noted anti-bullying expert Jim Bisenius will empower parents to help their children deal with or prevent bullying behavior.

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Welcome Back!

Posted on: August 13, 2019

It was a busy first day of school all across Oak Hills! We even had some special guests help welcome students back to J.F. Dulles this morning. Amanda Orlando from Warm 98.5 greeted students and parents bright and early, followed by Local 12 reporting live as

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Bus Service for 2019-2020

Posted on: May 29, 2019

Do you need bus service for the school year 2019-2020?  If so, please apply to Queen City Bus Service.  Please apply as soon as possible to ensure your student will have a seat.  A late application could end up on a waiting list. Here is the

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Adults can earn an OHHS diploma for free!

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Oak Hills community: Did you know you can obtain a high school diploma from Oak Hills High School through our Oak Hills 22+ Adult Diploma program? This free program is open to anyone age 22 and older who wants to obtain a high school diploma. This

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OHHS Marching Band, Taylor Premiere

Posted on: September 17, 2019

The Oak Hills High School Marching Band is proud to announce having taken 4th place overall out of 16 bands at this past weekend’s Taylor Band Premiere.   Special mentions include scoring 2nd overall in the Music Performance caption, only 1 point

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: September 17, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Riley Broughton        Soph              Girls' Volleyball           

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: September 17, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Player of the Week!

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Enquirer Girls' Soccer Athlete of the Week - Sophia Kuerze

Enquirer Girls' Soccer Athlete of the Week - Sophia Kuerze

Posted on: September 16, 2019

Enquirer Girls' Soccer Athlete of the Week - Sophia Kuerze Congratulations to Sophia Kuerze for being named the Enquirer Girls' Soccer Athlete of the Week!  Thanks to the Highlander Community for voting for her! Girls soccer: Sophia

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OHHS Marching Band First Competition this Saturday!

Posted on: September 10, 2019

The OHHS Marching Band would like to invite you to our first competition of the season, this Saturday September 14th @ Taylor High School. Oak Hills will be 1 of 16 competing bands and is slated to perform at 8:20pm. For event details, please

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OHHS Art and Design Student Exhibits at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio

OHHS Art and Design Student Exhibits at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio

Posted on: September 10, 2019

OHHS Art and Design student, Justin Crofoot, recently received an award for his artistic accomplishment at the VSAO's Accessible Expressions 2019 art show's "Day of the Arts for All" ceremony. Started in 1996, Accessible Expressions Ohio is an adjudicated,

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OHHS Art and Design Student Wins First Place at Harvest Home Fair

OHHS Art and Design Student Wins First Place at Harvest Home Fair

Posted on: September 10, 2019

This weekend Abigail Miller won first place at 2019 Harvest Home Fair in the student Ceramics category for her coil vessel titled Whirlpool. Abigail competed against local students ranging in ages up to 17 years old in the category. Abigail's coil vessel

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: September 10, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   AJ Kontsis           Jr.           Boys' Golf AJ  helped the Highlanders to wins over Walnut

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week!

Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: September 10, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week!

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: September 3, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week!

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: September 3, 2019

Congratulations to the following Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Everett Black      Sr         Boys' Cross Country   Everett has battled through a challenging last couple weeks of

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PSAT

Posted on: August 30, 2019

Oak Hills High School will be offering the PSAT on Saturday, October 19th, 2019.  The test is open to all OHHS Sophomore and Junior students. Registration will begin Tuesday September 3rd and will end Friday, September 13th.  Registration will be

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The Creative Renaissance at Urban Artifact

The Creative Renaissance at Urban Artifact

Posted on: August 30, 2019

Mark your calendars for the 1st Art Exhibition to be hosted by Urban Artifact!The event will take place on September 13th, 2019 from 4:00-7:00 pm at Urban Artifact. Please join in on this fun historic night with beautiful artwork, small bites, chill music,

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2019 Summer

2019 Summer "Celebrating Art" Students to be Published!

Posted on: August 30, 2019

"Celebrating Art" is devoted to the promotion and appreciation of student art. The intent of their student art contest is to motivate student artists. The top entries are published in an anthology that will record the creative works of today’s student

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Senior CCR Meetings

Senior CCR Meetings

Posted on: August 28, 2019

Sign-ups for Senior College and Career Readiness (CCR) meetings 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

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: August 28, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Sarah Bussard                   Sr           Girls' Volleyball Sarah had a great week with 21

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: August 28, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week!

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Happy Retirement, Coach Cicale!

Happy Retirement, Coach Cicale!

Posted on: August 23, 2019
Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: August 21, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Abby Linenkugel        Fr.       Girls' Soccer  Abby, as a freshman received her first Varsity start this past week at

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Jimmy John's Players of the Week

Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: August 21, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's Players of the Week.  

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OHHS Marching Band Public Preview Show + Fall Schedule

Posted on: August 19, 2019

The OHHS Marching Band invites you to our annual outdoor Preview Show performance, taking place this year at the Rapid Run Middle School soccer stadium next Saturday, August 24th @ 7pm. Come check out what our incredible students have been tirelessly working

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OHHS Emerging Artist

OHHS Emerging Artist Show

Posted on: August 16, 2019

The OAEA (Ohio Art Education Association) High School Show showcases Ohio’s Emerging Artist artistic efforts. The Emerging Artist show is dedicated to showcasing artistic efforts of students who have only had the chance to take one or two art classes in

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The Rise of E-Cigarettes

The Rise of E-Cigarettes

Posted on: August 16, 2019

WHAT THEY ARE, WHO'S USING THEM AND WHAT WE CAN DO TO PROTECT OUR YOUTH   Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 6-7:30 p.m. Location: Interact for Health   The use of e-cigarettes and vaping devices among youth in Greater Cincinnati has

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Painted Fight Song

OHHS Fight Song

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Thanks to Oak Hills High School student Riley Ludwig for painting the OHHS fight song on the wall inthe high school gym this summer!  How great is that?  No excuse not to sing along at pep rallies now.  #HighlanderStrong #OnHighlanders  

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Cincinnati Enquirer Spring Sport All-Stars

Posted on: August 7, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named 2018-19 Enquirer Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky High School Spring All-Stars!   Softball Emma Bode - 1st Team Mattison Fisher - 2nd Team Kayla Roddy - 2nd Team Josie Wefer - 2nd

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EZ pay update for 2019-20

Posted on: August 6, 2019

Effective for the 2019-20 school year, parents will be assessed a 3.99% convenience fee when loading funds on their student's account using EZ Pay (the online system for fee payments). A convenience fee will be assessed for items such as loading lunch

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Queen City Transportation bus routes posted

Posted on: August 6, 2019

Click this link  to find the bus routes for those students using Queen City Transportation for the 2019-20 school year. Please contact Queen City directly with questions

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10__Women at 3 Points Urban Brewery: July 11th, 6-8 pm

Posted on: July 11, 2019

10 ___ Women, funded through a People's Liberty grant, seeks to celebrate the first class of 10 historic women who had an impact on Cincinnati. In this traveling gallery, Jeff and Kristin Suess feature 10 remarkable women from Cincinnati that history has

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Celebrating Art: Spring 2019 High Merit Students Announced

Posted on: June 17, 2019

Congratulations to the 8 OHHS Art and Design students whose art was selected as a High Merit piece for Spring 2019 Celebrating Art competition and publication! Having a High Merit award means the art was an exceptional piece. Out of thousands of entries

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"Lavinia" at the 2019 NAEA Member Exhibition

Posted on: June 17, 2019

The annual NAEA Member exhibit showcases artwork created by NAEA’s vibrant professional community of visual arts educators, highlighting the artistic skill and vision of members worldwide. NAEA received 320 submissions for this exhibit and the works

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Spring Season Highlander Award Winners

Posted on: May 28, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander Award winners for the 2018-19 Spring season which were presented to our Varsity student-athletes at Thursday night's Spring Awards program! The Highlander Award is not an MVP Award in the traditional sense, but rather

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OHHS Art and Design and SOS Art Cincinnati 2019

Posted on: May 28, 2019

SOS Art Cincinnati sponsors a yearly SOS ART Show and Event of creative expressions for peace and justice. This year, OHHS Art and Design students from: Art Foundations; Painting and Mixed Media; Drawing and Printmaking; and Studio Art AP Drawing and 2D

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Luke Neuhaus        Boys;' Track          Jr. Luke qualified to regionals in both throwing events. The morning of the shot put

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Congratulations to our OHHS Jimmy John's Players of the Week - May 20th.

 

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OHHS Gets Three New Murals!!

Posted on: May 21, 2019

There are now three new murals at OHHS!  Planning started for the murals at the beginning of the school year as the National Art Honor Society mural teams began brainstorming concepts focusing on unity. Since January, NAHS members have worked in their

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Senior award winners 2019

Posted on: May 15, 2019
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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Congratulations to the OHHS Jimmy John's Player of the Week - 

 

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week - May 6th. Hannah Bennett    Girls' Track        Soph Hannah has been working very hard to get her times back to where they were last year, and she

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week - May 13th!   Sierra Dance     Softball     Sr.      Sierra bounced from position to position for the Highlanders last

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OH Athletics - Spring College Signing Day

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Oak Hills Athletics is proud to announce our Highlander student-athletes who have committed to further their athletic and academic careers next year in college and who participated in our College Signing Day this morning at OHHS!   Front Row L to

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Highlanders named Enquirer 2018-19 Winter All-Stars

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named 2018-19 Enquirer Winter All-Stars! Boys' Basketball Jacob Berkemeier - 2nd Team Zach Moeller - Honorable Mention Kelen Dietrich - Honorable Mention   Girls' Basketball Dy'Jhanik Armfield -

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Mary Schutte

Remembering Mary Schutte

Posted on: May 13, 2019

We are saddened to share the news of the unexpected passing of Mary Schutte, who worked in the food service department for the Oak Hills School District for 33 years. Mary spent seven years at Delshire Elementary and 26 years at C.O. Harrison Elementary. Her

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OHHS Highest Honors students

Posted on: May 13, 2019

Row 8 - Hunter Stoy, Jacob Gorman, Benjamin Young, Emmanuel Zagorianos, Abraham Coogan, Jeremy Moll, David Lawson, Alan Laile, Connor Hilvert Row 7 - Zachary Moeller, Andrew Miller, Samuel Herzog, Ryan West, Daniel Moster, Jacob Willett, Brandon Jones,

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Congratulations to our PTA Educators of the Year

Posted on: May 6, 2019

Congratulations to our PTA Educators of the Year! Our PTAs shared the following information with us about their winners. We are so proud of all of these educators. Thanks for all you do for our students every day! #highlanderstrong Oak Hills High

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: May 3, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's Players of the Week.

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: May 3, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Joey McPeek       Baseball           Sr. Joey pitched a complete game win 4-1 win over Lakota West. 7 Inn, 2 hits, 2 K, 1 R, 0

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Robotics Camp at OHHS this summer!

Posted on: May 1, 2019

The Oak Hills Robotics team is pleased to offer four summer camps in the areas of Robotics, STEM and 3D Printing. This is a unique opportunity for students in grades 3-6, 6-9 and 7-12 to explore the fields of STEM and allow them to follow their interests

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Author donates books to OHHS

Posted on: April 30, 2019

Joe Tallarigo, author and Class of 2003, donates two signed copies of his most recent book, Keep the Music Playing, to the Oak Hills Library.  

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Hope Squad training - identifying warning signs

Posted on: April 30, 2019

The Hope Squad completed their 3rd training session since January on "Identifying Warning Signs."  In the picture, they are continuing to build teamwork with an icebreaker game called salt & pepper.  The Hope Squad looks to kick off the

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Save Local Waters Rain Barrel Auction is LIVE!

Posted on: April 23, 2019

Visit the Go Green Garden Exhibit for the 7th Annual Rain Barrel Art Benefit Auction at the Cincinnati Zoo! Local artists have done their part to motivate area homeowners to save rainwater in dazzling, beautiful, painted rain barrels. These barrels will be on

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Seeking feedback on our communications

Posted on: April 22, 2019

Highlander fans, we need your feedback! The Oak Hills Local School District works hard to make sure parents, staff, students and community members are informed about events and kept current with school news. We appreciate your honest replies as we review our

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Artists of Tomorrow, Today 2019

Posted on: April 17, 2019

The "Artists of Tomorrow, Today" Studio Art AP exhibition represents a selection of works from the Studio Art AP Portfolios created by the Oak Hills High School students enrolled in Studio Art AP 2D Design, 2D Design: Photography, and Drawing. The pieces

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: April 17, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week.

 

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: April 17, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! James Schmidt      Boys' Track           Soph. James started this year by making a huge statement for himself by recording huge

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Notice of property auction

Posted on: April 15, 2019

Notice of Auction: The Oak Hills Local School District will hold an auction to sell the following properties:   6073 Lawrence Road, Cincinnati OH 45248      Auction Date - April 29, 12:00

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After Prom details and community preview invitation

Posted on: April 15, 2019

Oak Hills After Prom is April 28, 2019 and this year's theme is: STATE FAIR. The event runs midnight – 4:30 a.m. Tickets $20 each in person, $22 online. TICKETS can be purchased during lunch at OHHS in the Commons from Monday, April 15 – Friday,

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3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Posted on: April 15, 2019

Congratulations to our 3rd Quarter Honor Roll Students -  Highest Honors High

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New visitor procedures for all OHLSD buildings

Posted on: April 15, 2019

In an effort to continue to improve our district safety and security measures, the Oak Hills Local School District, utilizing state grant funds, has purchased the Raptor Visitor Management System. Beginning Tuesday, April 23, 2019, visitors

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: April 10, 2019

Congratulations to Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week -

 

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: April 10, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Daniel Rauch          Boys' Tennis            Sr Daniel picked up 2 big wins this week. He stepped into first

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Something Big has been Afoot in Rm 212: Hero Bearcat has Arrived!

Posted on: April 8, 2019

Recently, Martin Ludwig, the Director of Trademarks and Licensing for the University of Cincinnati, officially kicked-off the #HeroBearcats campaign! Hero Bearcats will be taking place throughout greater Cincinnati and the University of

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OHHS Art and Design Teacher's Design Selected for StreetSpark Mural Program

Posted on: April 8, 2019

OHHS Art and Design teacher Jamie Schorsch will be contributing to the public art legacy of Hamilton, OH this summer through the StreetSpark program. Formed through a partnership between the City of Hamilton and the Fitton Center for Creative Arts,

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Cleaning up the hairpin!!

Posted on: April 5, 2019

Oak Hills High School Community Service club cleaned up litter on the hairpins last week. Club Advisor and OHHS teacher Susan Kallschmidt and Susan Bennett led the effort while ensuring student safety on the busy, winding street as they cleared 10 bags of litter and recyclables from the area! 

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Visionaries and Voices

Posted on: April 4, 2019

2004 graduate, Nick Kraft, returned to Oak Hills High School today as a teacher. Nick is an artist with Visionaries and Voices, a nonprofit that supports adult artists with disabilities through exhibitions, employment, and studio space. Nick is

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: April 3, 2019

Congratulations to our Oak Hills High School Players of the Week.

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: April 3, 2019

Congratulations fo our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Jack Hoeting    Boys' Tennis      Fr. Jack started his varsity tennis career with a 6-1 week. Jack and his partner, Michael McClurg, went 3-1 at

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2019 Ohio House of Representatives Student Art Exhibition

Posted on: April 1, 2019

The Ohio House of Representatives (OHR), the Ohio Art Education Association (OAEA), and Ohio Arts Council (OAC) have invited Ms. Schorsch to select one student for the 2019 House of Representatives’ Student Art Exhibition that will reside at the Vern

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The 2019 OHLSD District Office Annual Art Exhibition

Posted on: April 1, 2019

The Annual District Office Art Exhibition is dedicated to the recognition and celebration of the district’s talented visual arts and design students in the Oak Hills Local School District. The purpose of the exhibition is to provide the young artists of

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OHHS Art and Design Student Recognized for VSAO Award

Posted on: April 1, 2019

OHHS Art and Design student, Justin Crofoot, recently received an award for his artistic accomplishment at the VSAO's Accessible Expressions Ohio 2019 art show's "Day of the Arts for All" ceremony. Started in 1996, Accessible Expressions Ohio is an

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2019 Miami University Regionals Art Exhibition

Posted on: April 1, 2019

Congratulations to the following students whose works were selected for exhibition at this year’s Miami University Regionals Art Exhibition!  Area high schools were invited to submit works created by Junior and Senior students for this juried

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"Winged Wonders" on Display at the Great Parks!

Posted on: April 1, 2019

Congratulations to Mr. Groh's and Ms. Schorsch's Studio Art AP: 2D Design, Drawing, and Photography students' whose work was selected for exhibition as a part of the “Art in Root” program designed by the Great Parks of Hamilton

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: March 26, 2019

Congratulations to Brandon and Kendyl as OHHS Players of the Week!

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: March 26, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Brandon Tirey         Boys' Track     Sr. This is essentially Brandon's first year in track & field, and he is already

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Blood Drive in Honor of Adam Haehnle

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Oak Hills parents Matt and Becky Haehnle along with Hoxworth will be hosting a community blood drive in honor of their son and Class of 2014 graduate Adam Haehnle next Monday, April 1 from 12 pm to 6 pm.  The Hoxworth van will be parked in the Red Lot by

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OH Highlanders & JFD Bears experience the joy of reading

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Tenth-grade book mentors from Oak Hills High School and 5th-grade readers from John Foster Dulles Elementary School celebrated the joy of reading at the third annual Book Festival. The culmination of months of work, the Book Festival

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Highlander hoop stars offer advice to third graders before testing

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Third-grade reading tests are April 16 & 17 across the district and students are busy studying and reviewing for the big day. In the spirit of #MarchMadness our Oak Hills Boys Basketball team prepared this video reminding our students

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Spring & summer camps with Right at School

Posted on: March 15, 2019

Right at School is your before and after school enrichment program RIGHT in your school!  Each of our Early Adventures and Right Club programs is led by highly trained staff from our community!  We love being a part of the Oak Hills District and

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OH Athletics - Winter Season Highlander Award Winners

Posted on: March 14, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander Award winners for the 2018-19 Winter season which were presented to our Varsity student-athletes at Wednesday night's Winter Awards program! The Highlander Award is not an MVP Award in the traditional sense, but

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Former Highlander Wrestler earns All-America Status

Posted on: March 13, 2019

Congratulations to former Highlander Dylan Roth (Class of '16) as he earned All-America status by placing 6th at the Division 3 Wrestling Championships this weekend!  Dylan was a Highlander wrestling standout and attends Heidelberg University. The recap

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Twirlers bring the awards home!!

Posted on: March 5, 2019

On this past Saturday (3/2/19) the OHHS Majorettes traveled to Columbus, Ohio where they competed in the Arnold Classic Sports Championships. They competed in Dance Twirl Team and Majorette Line and brought home a second place finish in each. It was an

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Ohio Governor's Youth Art Exhibition: Regional Results

Posted on: March 5, 2019

This past weekend, the regional level of judging for The Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition, took place. The Exhibition, now in its forty-ninth year, is dedicated to the educational and artistic advancement of our talented young people in the state

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Two OHLSD students earn Eagle Rank in Boy Scouts

Posted on: March 4, 2019

Boy Scout Troop 44, chartered by the Bridgetown Middle School PTA, is proud to announce the achievement of Eagle Rank of two of their scouts, Jacob Doerger and Anthony Weinmann.  Jacob successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review on

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: February 27, 2019

Congratulations to the Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Brandon Mitchell       Fr.     Wrestling Brandon Mitchell qualified for the District tournament in the 106 lbs. weight class by placing

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: February 27, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week.

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OHLSD receives Momentum Award!

Posted on: February 27, 2019

A round of applause for OHLSD! The Ohio State Board of Education granted the OHLSD a 2017-18 Momentum Award! This award recognizes district's who have received A's on every Value-Added measured included on Ohio's school and district report cards. As a

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Middle school language immersion materials

Posted on: February 26, 2019

Please find the resources shared during our recent middle school language immersion meeting below: Click here for Frequently Asked Questions. Click here for the parent

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Freedom Center Trip by OHHS Students

Posted on: February 26, 2019

The Oak Hills High School Student Union of Diversity In Action or SUDIA Club took a trip to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in celebration of Black History Month. Students learned about the struggles for equality that different groups have

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OHHS Art and Design Teachers Exhibit at Parallel Visions XII

Posted on: February 26, 2019

The Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery, at Mount St. Joseph University, is pleased to present an exhibition of recent artworks from talented regional art educators, highlighting their ongoing commitment to the visual arts in the classroom and from their own

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Preschool registration notice

Preschool registration is open

Posted on: February 25, 2019

We are currently enrolling students for preschool for the 2019-2020 school year. Contact Karen Floyd for details and information at 513-722-7144.

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Freshman attend Junior Achievement Inspire job expo

Posted on: February 25, 2019

Over 40 9th graders from Oak Hills High School attended the Junior Achievement Inspire Career Expo at the Duke Energy Convention Center with their Tartan Time teachers Jen Murphy, Kim Brassfield and Cynthia Spires on February 13. The Expo is designed to

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Celebrating Art: Fall 2018

Posted on: February 25, 2019

Congratulations to the 3 OHHS Art and Design students whose art was selected as a High Merit piece for the Fall 2018 Celebrating Art Competition and Publication! Having a High Merit Award means the art was an exceptional piece. Out of thousands of entries

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TechOlympics 2019

Posted on: February 25, 2019

This past weekend, February 22-24, eight Oak Hills students participated in the TechOlympics 2019 Conference at the Millenium Hotel in downtown Cincinnati. Participants attended workshops, discussion panels and competitions in a variety of tech topics,

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Sam Weidner to advocate for JDRF

Posted on: February 22, 2019

Congratulations to Oak Hills High School student Sam Weidner, who just received news that he was selected as a delegate for the JDRF 2019 Children’s Congress! This summer Sam will have the opportunity to serve as an advocate for the

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A day in the life of a kindergarten student video

Posted on: February 22, 2019

Kindergarten registration is March 13 & 14 from 4-6:30 p.m. in each of our five elementary buildings. Visit this page for a list of important documents to bring with you as well as your student. No appointment is necessary, simply come by when it's

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Highlanders share the love on the basketball court

Posted on: February 22, 2019

Need a reason to smile today? This.is.it! Thanks to Joey's mom, Emily, for sharing this note with us. Read on...  Dear Coach Price, I wanted to thank you so much for having your team participate in the Special Olympics Ohio basketball event

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Janet Metsch receives School Meal Hero award

Posted on: February 22, 2019

We are so proud to recognize Janet Metsch for her #SchoolMealHero award from Conagra Brands. Janet Metsch has completed 33 years in food service. "There is never a day I pop in that she does not have a smile on her face or an energetic

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OHHS Art and Design Teacher Exhibiting at Pop Revolution Gallery

Posted on: February 21, 2019

Stop by Pop Revolution Gallery and check out OHHS Art and Design teacher Ms. Schorsch's work, "Migrant Refuge", that was selected for the February Juried Exhibition. The theme of this year's Juried Exhibition focused on 'Movement'. Exhibition dates are

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Cincinnati Overture Awards

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Congratulations to senior, Grace Devoid, for making it to the semi-final round at the Cincinnati Overture Awards in the Vocal Music Category. Grace performed at the Aronoff Center for the Arts on Saturday, February 9th. Grace is a private voice student of Michelle Wells. 

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Winners of the week.

Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

 

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2018-19 OHHS PTA Reflections County Winners

Posted on: February 20, 2019

2018-19 OHHS PTA Reflections County Winners Announced for "Heroes Around Me"   The County level PTA Reflections winners have been announced. “Heroes Around Me” is the theme for this year’s PTA Reflections Program which has been

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: February 20, 2019

Congratulations to the Highlander athletes nominated for GMC Athletes of the Week!   Grace Aug        Sr.        Girls' Basketball Grace has been an exceptional leader for the girls' basketball program the

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8th annual One Hope, One Heart tshirts and tickets

Posted on: February 13, 2019

The One Hope, One Heart fundraising event is set for Friday, March 15 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Oak Hills High School!  Over the past eight years the Oak Hills community has raised over $56,000 and has assisted 24 families facing tragic

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Highlanders learn to file taxes

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Oak Hills High School students received over $2,000 back from their federal and state taxes by learning to file their own taxes! Business Teachers Paul Limpert and Susan Kallschmidt partnered with the United Way of Greater Cincinnati Tax Prep

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Congratulations to our student-athletes on signing day!

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Oak Hills Athletics is proud to announce our Highlander student-athletes who have committed to further their athletic and academic careers next year in college and who participated in our College Signing Day on February 6 at Oak Hills High

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OHHS Studio Art AP and the Artist & Writer in Residence Program

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Ms. Schorsch's Studio Art AP 2D Design and Drawing students are participating in the Art Academy of Cincinnati's Artist & Writer in Residence program. The program focuses on the 21st Century Thinking skill of 'Creativity' and how to think like an artist.

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Congratulations to the Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Dy'Jhanik Armfield      Jr.         Girls' Basketball The junior guard scored a career-high 29 points on 12-22 shooting,

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Congratulations to the Jimmy Johns' OHHS Players of the Week.

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Call for nominations: Hall of Honor

Posted on: February 11, 2019

The OH School Board is currently accepting nominations for the Hall of Honor Award. Consider an amazing district volunteer, parent or organization who has had an impact on our district and the lives of our students. Submit your nomination today! The Hall of

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District receives Auditor of State Award

Posted on: February 7, 2019

On February 4, 2019, the Oak Hills Local School District was awarded the Auditor of State Award with Distinction for excellence in financial reporting for 2018. “Based upon your recently completed financial audit, it gives me great pleasure to inform

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Water main break at JFD update: 2/6/19

Posted on: February 6, 2019

FACILITIES UPDATE for John Foster Dulles Elementary School There was a water main break on the grounds of JFD outside by the front entrance around lunchtime. There is running water throughout the building, but they are currently flushing commodes

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Congratulations to the Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week - 

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Oak Hills Speech Team Qualifier

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Congratulations to Erika Hayes who is a Junior and a member of the Oak Hills Speech Team who qualified for the State Finals at the District Tournament this past Saturday.  Way to go Erika!!!

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Congratulations to the Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Margaret Grote        Sr.        Girls' Swimming Margaret competed in her last GMC league meet with a personal best 500 free, is a

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Tax Prep Session for students

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Dear OHHS ParentsDid your son or daughter earn a paycheck working a part-time job in 2018? If so, please read this information.Questions? Please contact Business teachers Paul Limpert at [email protected] or

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Honor Jazz Band Results

Posted on: February 5, 2019

A big thank you to all OHHS band members who auditioned for this year’s 2019 OMEA District 14 High School Jazz Band. Due to the large number of students that auditioned this year, there are TWO jazz ensembles for the first time ever. Selection

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2019 Save Local Waters Rain Barrel Art Project

Posted on: February 4, 2019

This Rain Barrel Art Project was created to promote the use of rain barrels throughout the Ohio River Valley area through a creative and educational medium. The Rain Barrel Art Project desires to educate people on environmental issues

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: February 1, 2019

Congratulations to the Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Kelsey Listerman    Soph    Girls' Basketball The sophomore guard shot 44 percent from the field in 4 games last week, including 45 percent from the 3

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: February 1, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's Oak Hills Players of the Week.

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CCR meetings: 2/13/19

Posted on: February 1, 2019

The January 30 CCR Meeting has been rescheduled and will be held on February 13. For your convenience and to hold your appointment time for you, all scheduled appointment times from January 30 have been rescheduled to the February 13 CCR Date. If you are

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Scheduling meeting for incoming 9th graders and parents: 2/7/19

Posted on: February 1, 2019

UPDATE 2/1/19: This January 31 meeting has been rescheduled for February 7 at 6pm at Rapid Run Middle School. Please note the location change from the originally scheduled meeting. Thanks. UPDATE 1/31/19: The January 31 meeting has been cancelled and will be

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OHLSD is closed: 1/31/19

Posted on: January 30, 2019

❄ On Thursday, January 31, 2019, the OHLSD is closed. The 8th grade transition meeting scheduled for Thursday night at OHHS has been cancelled and will be rescheduled. #snowday #staywarm

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OHLSD is closed: 1/30/19

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Due to the extreme cold forecasted for tomorrow, the Oak Hills Local School District will be closed on Wednesday, January 30, 2019.

1/30/19 UPDATE: CCR meetings at Oak Hills High School will be rescheduled.  

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2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Congratulations to our 2nd Quarter Honor Roll Students - 

Highest Honors

High Honors

Honors

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All-State Choir

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Congratulations to 3 OHHS students who were accepted to the All-State Choir! Grace Devoid  -12 Alyssa Johnson -11 Manny Zagorianos -12   They represented Oak Hills this past week as they sing with 200 of Ohio's best choral students from around

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Highlander Athletics - Enquirer 2018 Fall All-Stars

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Congratulations to the following Highlander athletes for being named Cincinnati Enquirer Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky 2018 Fall All-Stars! Football Jacob Berkemeier - Honorable Mention Andy Lawson - Honorable

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OHHS College Acceptance Pictures

Posted on: January 24, 2019

Please make sure to check out all of the OHHS college acceptance pictures on Twitter @OHHSCCR.

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2019 Overture Awards Nominees to Participate in Regional Competition

Posted on: January 24, 2019

The Overture Awards is a program that recognizes, encourages and rewards excellence in the arts among Greater Cincinnati students in grades 9-12. Its mission is to encourage arts education as an integral part of a student’s academic experience

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OHLSD is on a 2-hour delay: 1/24/19

Posted on: January 24, 2019

On Thursday, January 24, 2019, the OHLSD is on a 2-hour delay with no AM preschool or kindergarten.

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Parochial registration day for OHHS: 2/21/19

Posted on: January 22, 2019

Any family living in the district wishing to enroll their student at Oak Hills High School for the 2019-20 school year should bring the appropriate documentation and visit the front lobby of the high school on Thursday, February 21, between 4-6 p.m. You did

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: January 22, 2019

Congratulations to our Jimmy John's Oak Hills High School Player of the week.

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: January 22, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week!   Cade Grimmett         Boys' Swimming        Sophomore Cade is an honor student and finished 13th in 100 IM at the Southwest

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Candidate for West Point!

Posted on: January 16, 2019

Congratulations to Oak Hills Hills High School Senior, Sam Herzog, for getting accepted into West Point today!!  United State Military Academy West Point is one of the most prestigious military academies in the world and Congressman Steve Chabot called

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State Champs - OH Varsity Competition Cheer Team

Posted on: January 16, 2019

Over the weekend the Oak Hills Varsity Competition Cheerleading Team won the 2019 OAC State Cheerleading Championship! Led by seniors Danielle Engel, Tiffany Miller, Margaret Grote, and Karlee Shay, they electrified the crowd as they performed a flawless

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: January 16, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Taylor Dorrington       Girls' Swimming       Sr. Taylor is a senior who leads with compassion. She recently sponsored a group of

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: January 16, 2019

Congratulations to Jasmine Korte and Cam Brandt for being named Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week!

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OH students participate in Honor Band

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Congratulations to the 21 OHHS band members who performed a thrilling concert Sunday, January 13th @ Princeton High School as members of the 2019 O.M.E.A. District 14 High School Honor Band! Over 300 high school musicians from over 30 high

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Senior scholarship information

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Local and Gray ScholarshipsLocal Scholarships are monetary contributions from individuals and/or organizations that are distributed to Oak Hills High School students through an application process. These range in criteria depending on the source. Some

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Call for nominations, distinguished staff

OHAEF seeking nominations

Posted on: January 15, 2019

The Oak Hills Alumni & Educational Foundation is seeking nominations for distinguished Oak Hills Highlander staff members. Have a teacher who had an impact on you? Nominate your favorite educator today. Winners will be honored in May at the Western Hills

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OH students use Microsoft Office Application

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Microsoft Office Application students have been collaborating with classmates to get their resumes job ready in Word 365. The Microsoft class works with students on preparing job applications, resumes and how to best answer interview questions.

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Oak Hills student selected for medical exploration program

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Junior Caroline Eichhorn is among a select number of Cincinnati area students chosen to participate in the local TAP MD program. TAP MD is sponsored by the Health Collaborative under the umbrella of Healthcare Workforce Innovation.  TAP MD is a physician

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OHLSD is closed: 1/12/19

Posted on: January 11, 2019

On Saturday, January 12, 2019, the Oak Hills Local School District is closed. All school-sponsored sports and activities are cancelled and all of our district buildings and facilities are closed.

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Former Highlander drafted by National Women's Soccer League

Posted on: January 11, 2019

Congratulations to 2015 Oak Hills graduate and Highlander athlete Bayley Feist who was the 8th pick in the second round by the Washington Spirit in the 2019 NWSL college draft!   We are so proud of you and know there are great things ahead for you in

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6th Annual Teal Power Shoot Out 1/26/19

Posted on: January 10, 2019

Join us at OHHS on January 26 for the 6th Annual Teal Power Shoot Out to raise awareness for ovarian cancer during the girls and boys basketball games, 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. A $10 donation earns you tickets to the XU vs. DePaul women's NCAA basketball

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MORP, Prom and Graduation - can you attend?

Posted on: January 10, 2019

Privileged Activities (MORP, PROM and GRADUATION) Attendance/Tardies/Discipline Highlander Families, Though springtime is still 3 months away, it will be here before we know it.  Below is information concerning privileged after-school

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VSA OHIO 23rd Annual Accessible Expressions Ohio Traveling Exhibition

Posted on: January 10, 2019

Congratulations to the Oak Hills High School students whose artwork was selected for the VSA OHIO 23rd Annual Accessible Expressions Ohio Traveling Exhibition. JUSTIN CROFOOT - Grade 12   OSCAR HAND - Grade 11  HANNAH MULLEN - Grade

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Oak Hills PTA Reflections winners

Posted on: January 9, 2019

The district-level PTA Reflections winners have been announced. "Heroes Around Me" is the theme for this year's PTA Reflections Program which has been bringing the arts to life form more than 10 million students since 1969. Reflections encourages students of

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Jimmy John's OH Player of the Week

Posted on: January 9, 2019

Congratulations to Rebecca Gilligan - Jr Girls' Swimming and Kelen Dietrich - Jr Boys' Basketball for being named Jimmy John's Oak Hills High School Players of the Week!

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: January 9, 2019

Congratulations to the Highlanders who were named GMC Athletes of the Week! Jaylah Herzog       Jr.      Girls' Basketball Jaylah, a 5-11 junior forward, was an imposing defensive force last week in two games for

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JFD open house changed to 1/14/19

Posted on: January 4, 2019

UPDATE: The open house has been moved to Monday, January 14, due to snow. We hope you'll join us on Monday from 6-8 pm. ************ We cordially invite you to join us: Sunday, January 13, 2019, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. to celebrate a community Open

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Jimmy John's OHHS Players of the Week

Posted on: January 4, 2019

Congratulations to Abby Yost - Jr Girls' Swimming and Balor Appiarius - Sr Boys' Basketball for being named Jimmy John's Oak Hills High School Players of the Week!

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Highlander GMC Athletes of the Week

Posted on: January 4, 2019

Congratulations to our Highlander athletes who were named GMC Athletes of the Week:  Dy’Jhanik Armfield      Jr.     Girls' Basketball   The junior guard averaged 21.0 points and 4 steals in two games last

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