OJSHS just activated the SafeDefend alarm system as part of an end-of-the-year drill. The drill went as planned and everything remains normal at OJSHS.
There will be JH Track Parent Meeting on Monday, March 6th at 6:00 in the OJSHS commons. It is encouraged for each family to bring one case of water to be used during track meets (we have around 80 kids out for this season).
We had a minor "flare-up" fire in the shop today which was put out even before the alarm sounded. Students evacuated and followed proper protocol. There was no damage and school resumed within just a few minutes.
In the interest of safety, all practices for this afternoon have been cancelled. The activity bus will not be running and all students should catch their normal bus for the ride home.
Homecoming hangout with booster club https://5il.co/1imfi Bring the whole family and hangout before the homecoming coronation. Games, face paint, cotton candy, and so much more! We will meet on the North side of NeHi on the patio and grassy area located conveniently by the new North entrance to the stadium. Bring your own chairs. Parking is available at the Community Building. October 7th, 2022 5:00 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. Arrowhead Stadium The OJSHS Booster Club is a volunteer organization established to promote school spirit and work to improve our sports’ teams, clubs, and organizations. Our primary purpose is to get students, parents, and the community involved in our program and take PRIDE to a new level in our schools.
It is with regret that we announce that Yates Center has cancelled Friday night's varsity football game due to an insufficient number of players.
For the remainder of this fall, the activity bus on Fridays will leave OJSHS at 5:00 instead of 6:00. This is for the fall only.
On Thursday, September 8th, the JH Football team will be conducting a Red/White Scrimmage in lieu of their game against Chetopa which had to be cancelled due to low numbers. The scrimmage will start at 6:00. There will be no admission charge and the concession stand will be open for business. The scrimmage will be officiated and run as much like a normal game as possible. Come support our JH football players as they begin their 2022 season.
We have just been notified by authorities that the suspect is in custody and we all clear. All practices and activities can continue as scheduled.
OJSHS is currently on a lockdown, as is much of Oswego. With 3:30 practices scheduled for volleyball and football, we are advising those involved to NOT come to the school.
For those who utilize the activity bus, there is a change in the schedule this year. This fall, the activity bus will leave OJSHS at 6:00 arriving at the Parsons drop off at approximately 6:30. After everyone is picked up, the bus will next drop off at Service Valley and then McCune. Note that the bus cannot leave Parsons until all students are picked up. The same applies at the Service Valley stop. Please make sure someone is at the drop off location at the appropriate times to pick up their athletes. Thank You.
FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS - Labette Health in Oswego will be giving free sports physicals from 8:00-12:00 in the morning on Wednesday, July 6th and again on Wednesday, August 10th. Physicals are required before participation in practices are permitted as per KSHSAA rules.
May 5th weather cancellations: JH Track @ Altamont / HS Track @ Cherryvale May 6th weather postponements: Baseball/Softball @ Northeast postponed to 5/10.
The JH Mineral Belt League Track Meet has been postponed to Thursday, May 5th with the same location and start time.
Oswego USD 504 schools will be closed on Thursday, February 17, 2022 due to dropping temperatures and freezing rain.
Due to COVID protocols at Bartlett, the Junior High girls basketball game scheduled for Thursday, January 20th has been cancelled. The B-Team Boys game will begin at 5:00 followed by the A-Team game.
The Junior High B-Team Jamboree scheduled for Saturday, January 15th has been postponed to Saturday, January 29th due to inclement weather.
Today's (1/6) Girls JH Basketball game at Chetopa has been cancelled due to their low numbers. The Boys JH game has been moved to a 5:00 start time.
Tonight's (12/10) high school basketball games at Marmaton Valley have been cancelled due to a COVID outbreak at another school.
The JV Boys basketball game tonight (12/3) against West Elk has been "moved" to 5:00. They will be playing only 2 quarters with the varsity games to begin as scheduled at 6:00.