Daily News

Daily News

Week of March 19th-March 23rd

Monday:  March 19th

  • Weekly Bible Verse:  "Blessed are they which hunger and thirst after righteousness, for they shall be filled."  John 4:14 
  • Congratulations:  Elizabeth Claire Tabor for being named as our Mississippi Economic Council STAR STUDENT.  Also, to Mrs. Stewart for being named STAR TEACHER.
  • Baseball:  OHA vs West Lowndes here 6:00
  • Golf:  Golf Tournament at Old Waverly
  • SGA Canned Food Drive:  The SGA is collecting canned food.  It goes to a great cause and the first period class that collects the most cans by next Wednesday gets a prize!
  • AP Students:  Those who plan to take the AP exam must see Mrs. Dawkins today.  The cost of the AP Exam is $94.00
  • Basketball:  Basketball camp will be held from May 21st-May 24th for those girls entering 2nd-7th grade (Monday-Thursday)  The time will be from 9:00-12:00.  The cost is $60.00 which includes a T-shirt and awards for competitions.
  • Play Practice:  After school
  • Scholarship Information:  The North Miss. Medical Center Scholarship Application for seniors interest in the health care field.  Also, The Magnolia Rehabilitation Scholarship applications for seniors with a 3.75 or higher GPA and interest in the medical field.
  • Seniors:  Seniors who plan to attend EMCC in the fall and will have a 20 or higher on the ACT need to sign up for priority registration which will be held on March 27th.. Go to the EMCC website to register.  Also, applications for the EMCC Ambassador Program are in in Mrs. Dawkins office.
  • University of Mississippi:  University of Mississippi will offer a Pharmacy Showcase in Jackson on April 3rd.  If you are interested in Pharmacy, see Mrs. Dawkins for more information.

Tuesday:  March 20th

  • Congratulations:  To our OHA Baseball team on their win yesterday over West Lowndes.
  • OHA Families:  Meeting on March 28th - each student needs to bring a dozen plastic Easter eggs and drop off in the conference room.
  • Baseball:  OHA vs Central Holmes @ 4/6-Away-Team will leave at 1:00
  • Golf:  Golf Tournament at Old Waverly continues
  • ACT Workshop:  The last ACT workshop for the school year will take place on April 7 & 8 from 9 am to noon and 1-4 pm each day. Students should attend both days because I teach a different subject in each session.  The registration deadline is March 23rd. Pick up registration form from Mrs. Dawkins.

Wednesday:  March 21st

  • Play Practice:  After school today
  • Congratulations:  To our OHA Golf Team on their winning 2nd place at Old Waverly
  • Baseball:  Congratulations to our JH and Varsity OHA Baseball team for their win yesterday over West Lowndes.

Thursday:  March 22nd

  • Baseball:  OHA vs Tuscaloosa Academy at Home, Game times 4/6
  • Rotary Reader Luncheon:  The Bright Horizon Rotary Readers for this month are, 2nd Grade-Cora Chandler & Max Rustin and 3rd Grade-Taylor Smith and Elizabeth Stewart.

Friday:  March 23rd

  • Honor Society:  Meeting at 7:30 today
  • Play:  Plan on watching our school play on Monday, March March 26th!  Admission is free, but donations are welcome.  Play times are:  1:00 p.m. student performance and 7:00 p.m. community performance.  There are over 50 students involved with the play, High School Musical, JR.
  • Weekday ACT:  ACT will be administered on Tuesday, April 3rd.  All tenth and eleventh grade students and some seniors will take the test.  The cost is $42.50.  Please bring a check for this amount to Mrs. Dawkins before March 29th.  Checks should be made payable to Oak Hill.
  • Report Cards:  Report Cards will go out today.
  • Baseball:  OHA vs Central Holmes at Home - Game times 4/6
  • Tennis:  OHA Tennis vs Starkville Academy at Home - Game time 4:00
  • MSU:  MSU will be here next Wednesday during lunch to meet with all juniors who might be interested in attending MSU.

Saturday:  March 24th

  • Baseball:  JH Baseball will play Starkville Academy @ 10:00 and 11:30

Sunday:  March 25th

  • Play - Dress Rehearsal:  Begins at 2:00-Until dismissed
  • Play:  High School Musical, Jr. will be on Monday, March 26th at 1:00 and 7:00
Important Information
  • Seniors:  March 27th & March 28th will be early sign up days for students who wish to attend EMCC.  They must have scored at least a 20 on their ACT.
  • Seniors:  Monroe County Rotary Scholarship information is in Mrs. Dawkins office if interested in applying for a scholarship.
  • Seniors:  The Mississippi Association of Supervisors Scholarship Application has arrived.  Applicants must have an immediate family member currently working for or retired from a Mississippi county to be eligible.  See Mrs. Dawkins for more information.
  • All Students, Teachers & Parents:  If you are driving a car in the parking lot, please slow down and watch for children crossing in front of you.
  • All Students:  If you are going to check out during the day, be sure you bring a note or have a parent call in the morning, otherwise you will have to take the white sheet around for all your teachers to sign.  If you are going to the doctor, please bring a doctor's excuse back and give to Mrs. Foster.  If you miss with a doctor's excuse it will not affect your exemption.