1.IT’S ALMOST HERE!!!!!!!! OLYMPIC DAY IS COMING! TICKETS GO ON SALE NEXT WEEK EVERY MORNING BY THE GYM! 6TH AND 7TH GRADE COST IS 5.00 AND 8TH GRADE IS 10.00 WHICH INCLUDES A CHICK-FIL-A LUNCH! COME JOIN IN A DAY OF FUN IN THE SUN!!!!!
2.Mr. Douthat and the TIGER Challenge crew are accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. Applications are available in Mr. Douthat’s room 204, so stop by today and pick one up. TIGER Challenge is open to any OMS students, however only 20 spots will be available. Applications are due on Monday, May 15th. Again see Mr. Douthat for more information.
3.There will be a TIGER Challenge meeting for the current TIGER Challenge crew today, April 28th immediately after school at 3:20. The meeting should last only 10 minutes and all current Crew members must attend.
4.Next Wednesday is the final due date for all library items. We have to conduct an inventory and so materials must be returned to the library by Wednesday, May 3rd. Don’t forget the hallway drop if you don’t have time to come in or the library is closed. Thank you for your help with this!
5.Today the caring van clinic will begin at 9:30. All students whom have turned in their permission slip for the clinic, please report to the front lobby at 9:30. If you have any questions please see Nurse Waits.
6.Don’t miss out on your opportunity to pre-order your yearbook. Order forms are available from Mrs. Christian in room 104 or in the office. Orders can also be placed through our Oliver website. The deadline to pre-order is May 5th. We will have a limited number of yearbooks available to purchase the day of the yearbook signing party. Pre-ordering will reserve a copy in your name, and you won’t have to wait in line to purchase!
7.Anyone interested in joining the 2017-18 yearbook staff can pick up an application from Mrs. Christian in room 104.
8.Spring Picture orders need to be turned in by Friday, April 28th if you are ordering through the school. If you are ordering online, orders can be submitted at any time.
9.Varsity/JV & 8TH Grade Softball Tryouts (Current 7th graders) May 8th & 9th, 2017. Please see details and sign-up sheets in the front office.
10.Boys Basketball: 8th grade tryouts -Monday and Tuesday, May 8th & 9th. 9th grade tryouts -Wednesday and Thursday: May 10th and May 11th - - All tryouts are @ BA High School Auxiliary Gym from 4:30 – 6:30pm. Attending both days is required. Wear a T-Shirt with your name printed on the back. (Tryout dates are also found on the BA webpage under Basketball)
11.The PTA would like your help in recognition of the great Oliver Middle School teachers and staff. Next week is Teacher Appreciation Week. They are asking you to stop by the table and tell them about a teacher or staff member that has made this year great for you. So look for the PTA table in the Commons today!