• Norman High School

    Daily Bulletin

    Mon. Feb. 23rd, 2019

You should know ...

  • Interested in sports and medicine? Why not combine the two.  Apply to become a student athletic trainer for the 2019/2020 school year.  Applications can be picked up in either the main office or the athletic training room located in the north gym. Applications will be accepted up to Friday March 8, 2019


    Be sure to check out Norman High's new job posting board outside of the nurse's office!  We will keep it updated with Norman area jobs that are available for high school students.


    Student and Visitors IDs

    For the safety of our students EVERYONE must wear an ID at all times during school hours.

    Students: If you forgot your ID, please go to the Textbook office before class to get another ID. Student IDs must be worn everyday.  *Students must present ID's for all food purchases at the snack shack & library cafe. 

    Visitors: All visitors must check into the Main office located where the marquee is. Please be sure to bring your photo ID when coming to visit or check out your student. A state issued photo identification is preferred. 


    Reporting an Absence/Lunch/Early Check Out
    A fast and convenient way to report your child's absence or early check out is by using the Attendance Message Line or emailing your Attendance Secretary!

    Please see your child's Attendance Message Line phone number and Attendance Secretary email listed below:

    Freshman: 366-5813; dinat@norman.k12.ok.us

    Sophomore-Senior:

    A-G: 366-5814; sluke@norman.k12.ok.us

    H-N: 366-5815; robrown@norman.k12.ok.us

    O-Z: 366-5816; dslate@norman.k12.ok.us

     

Club News

  • Junior Class T-shirts $10 (reduced price) for long sleeve, purchased in room 503

Athletics and Events

  • *Prom April 27th
    *Graduation May 23rd
    *Freshman Study Squad, free tutoring every day at lunch in room 314

    Class Ring Presentation/Orders

    February 27th- Wed. Jostens will be at NHS for class ring presentation. Students will receive order information at that time.

    March 8th Josten will be available between 12:00-1:00 in the Main Hall next to the Commons for class ring orders. Josten requires a $50.00 deposit.
     

    Sat. Feb. 23rd

    • Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Winner of EDM & Choctaw @ Edmond Memorial 7:00p
    • Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Winner of PCW & Lawton @ PC West 2:00p
    • Wrestling @ State Tournament @ OKC Fairgrounds

    Mon. Feb. 25th

    • Soccer Girls Scrimmage vs Mustang JV 4:30/V 6:00p

    Tues. Feb. 26th

    • Girls Soccer @ Deer Creek  JV 5:30p/ V 7:00p

    Fri. March 1st

    • Baseball @ MWC Varsity 5:00/ JV 7:00p
    • 9th Baseball vs MWC (Home) 
    • Slow-Pitch @ Westmoore Varsity @5:00p
    • Soccer vs Moore (Home) JV Girls 3:30/ VGirls 6:00/ VBoys 8:00p

     

     

Senior Annoucements

  • Senior Shirts $15  Senior Dues $5 Please see Ms. Prise in rm 208 to pay dues and order a t-shirt!


    Senior Graduation Orders

    Be sure to place your graduation orders Online at Jostens.com or calling 1-800-567-8367

    You MUST order a Cap and Gown Unit. Please do this prior to April 1st to ensure they are here for Graduation Day!
     
    Graduation  Product Delivery Dates
    Pick up your products (NOT Cap/Gowns) Thursday March 14th from 10am-1pm in the Commons
     
     
    Cap and Gown Delivery Dates and Makeup products dates
    Pick up your cap/gowns Wednesday April 10th from 10am-1pm in the Commons
     

Parking Information/ Permit Documentation

  • Parking Decals: 

    Students MAKE SURE you have purchased your parking decal for $20 (from Mrs. Daniels in Student Services) AND have it affixed properly to your vehicle. Failure to have one may result in a PARKING Citation!  DO NOT park in numbered spots or visitor locations!!!!  


    Driver’s license Documentation

    Request your documentation in Student Services. We will generate your required paper as soon as possible after receipt. Be prompt in picking up your request as they expire 30 days from the date they are printed. PLEASE DO NOT use an outdated form for the Department of Public Safety. 

    Dates for the Reading test offered at NHS (Rm 501 @4:15p) for the 2018/2019 School year are as follows: 

    Monday March 11April 15, May 13

College and Career Visits

Scholarships and other information

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     February Deadlines 
     
    2018-19 SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines
    SAT Date SAT Subject Tests Available Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes
    March 9, 2019

    Register
    SAT Subject Tests not offered on this date February 8, 2019

    February 19, 2019 (for mailed registrations)

    February 27, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone)

    February 27, 2019
     
     
     
    KHAN Academy provides free online SAT Test-Prep; in addition to tutoring in all academic subject areas.
     
    Oklahoma City Community Foundation Scholarships
    The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is home to more than 120 scholarship funds established by individuals, organizations and companies. These funds share the common goal of helping to make a difference in the lives of others. Students must complete a general online application for scholarships. After you complete and submit your General Application, click on “View Opportunities” to review the recommended scholarships that match up with the information included in your submitted General Application. This does not mean that you are qualified to apply for every scholarship listed as a recommended scholarship. You will note that each recommended scholarship listed has at least one additional question. Before you apply for a specific scholarship, please review the qualifications and any restrictions to ensure that you qualify. You will need to complete the additional questions for each scholarship that you apply for.
    Additional Information and Application: OKCCF Scholarships
    Check site for monthly deadlines
      
    P.L.A.Y. Scholars for Collars Scholarship
    P.L.A.Y. has always made a point to promote compassion towards animals in both our personal and professional lives. From working directly with local shelters to donating products to animals in need through our Warm Bellies Initiative with the Petfinder Foundation, animal welfare has always been a staple of our business.  We know there are plenty of young minds out there that are equally passionate about helping animals in need.  In an effort to encourage them and promote this cause, P.L.A.Y. will be awarding our fourth annual $1,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior who best exemplifies our core beliefs.
    Additional Information and Application: http://www.petplay.com/scholarship/
    Deadline: February 28, 2019
     
     
    March Deadlines
     
    2018-2019 Test Dates (National)
    Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
    April 13, 2019 March 8, 2019 March 9-25, 2019
    Oklahoma City Community Foundation Scholarships
    The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is home to more than 120 scholarship funds established by individuals, organizations and companies. These funds share the common goal of helping to make a difference in the lives of others. Students must complete a general online application for scholarships. After you complete and submit your General Application, click on “View Opportunities” to review the recommended scholarships that match up with the information included in your submitted General Application. This does not mean that you are qualified to apply for every scholarship listed as a recommended scholarship. You will note that each recommended scholarship listed has at least one additional question. Before you apply for a specific scholarship, please review the qualifications and any restrictions to ensure that you qualify. You will need to complete the additional questions for each scholarship that you apply for.
    Additional Information and Application: OKCCF Scholarships
    Check site for monthly deadlines
     
    Dr. Eugene S. Briggs Memorial Scholarship 

    Eligibility: Students who are residents of Oklahoma and are graduating, or have graduated, from an Oklahoma high school.  Must have a financial need.  Academic achievement, community service and need will all be reviewed in the application process.  Recipients of this scholarship must be enrolled full time in a course of study leading to a degree or certification at an academically accredited nonprofit institution in the United States.  Funds may be used for tuition, fees and book expenses; payments are made directly to the school. Awards must be used within the immediate academic year after the award is granted.  The Lions of Oklahoma established this memorial trust fund to perpetually memorialize and show appreciation to a fellow Oklahoma Lion, Dr. Eugene S. Briggs. He was the former president of Phillips University and a past international president of Lions Clubs.  Award$2,000-$3,000  The online application can be found here.

    Deadline: March 1, 2019

     
    OKCCF Commander Family Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    • The Commander Family Scholarship can only be used by students who are enrolled in full-time study at an academically accredited institution in the state of Oklahoma. 
    • Graduating seniors from high schools that participate in the Central Oklahoma Guidance Counselor Network. 
    • Have an unweighted high school GPA between 3.0 and 3.79. 
    • Demonstrate leadership and participation in school activities, and demonstrate a desire to work.
    The Commander Family Scholarship was established in 2001 in memory of A.C. (Gus) Commander by his wife Ruth and son Ed. The Commander Family Scholarship is funded through the Commander Family Fund endowment.  Additional Information and Link to Application: https://occf.academicworks.com/opportunities/1158 & http://www.occf.org/scholarships
    Deadline: March 1, 2019
     
    Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award
    The Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award recognizes young women, ages 16-19, who demonstrate superior leadership skills and a commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life.  The Zonta Club of Central Oklahoma Foundation award amount is $1,000.00.  Additional information here
    Deadline: March 1, 2019
     
    American Society of Military Comptrollers (ASMC) National Scholarship
    Seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA entering a field of study directly related to financial/resource management (business administration economics, accounting, and finance) are eligible to apply.  For additional information and application: ASMC Scholarship Application
    Deadline: March 1, 2019
     
    Charles C. and Mary Lou Miles Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    Applicants must be graduating seniors of a high school that participates in the Central Oklahoma Guidance Counselor Network.
    The scholarship selection committee may give preference to applicants of color who are pursuing studies in English education or industrial education.  Must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale.  Financial need may be considered.  Funds may be used for tuition, fees and books at any academically accredited four-year nonprofit institution in the United States. Payments are made directly to the school.  The Charles C. and Mary Lou Miles Scholarship Fund was established in 2007 by the family to honor the couple’s contribution to the community as educators.
    Award$2,000.00
    Deadline: March 1, 2019
     
    Friends of Kim Jones Shelton Scholarship
    Eligibility: 
    · A graduating senior of a central Oklahoma high school with a GPA ≥ 3.5. 
    · Must have financial need relating to a disability or challenging circumstance of the applicant or the applicant’s parent. 
    · Preference is given to black female students. 
    Funds may be used for educational related expenses such as tuition, fees, and books at any academically accredited two- year, four-year or vocational technical nonprofit institution in the United States. Payments are made directly to the school.   The Friends of Kim Jones-Shelton scholarship was established by friends and family in 1999 to honor Kim’s service to the community. 
    Award: $1,000.  Additional Information and Application: Friends of Kim Jones-Shelton Scholarship
    Deadline: March 1, 2019

    American Chemical Society Scholars Program
    ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Awards of up to $5,000* are given to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply.
    Application: ACS Scholars Program
    Deadline: March 1, 2019

    OK-AHEAD 
    OK-AHEAD offers scholarship money to Oklahoma students with disabilities. Applications must be postmarked no later than March 1st of the award year. Scholarships can be applied at any Oklahoma technology center, or any two-year or four-year college or university. Scholarships of up to $500.00 will be awarded annually based on scholarship funds available. For more information visit: http://www.ok-ahead.org/scholar.html 
    Deadline: March 1, 2019
     
    Strength in Education/OKASBO Scholarship
    Security Benefit, in partnership with Oklahoma ASBO, will grant a one-time $2,000 per year scholarship to a graduating high school senior who plans to pursue a certified degree in education or in an occupation that directly supports the educational system.  The OKASBO board of directors and a Security Benefit associate will choose the honoree based on their application, accompanying letter and a letter of recommendation.
    Criteria
    Graduating high school senior
    Resident of the state of Oklahoma
    Pursuing a certified degree in education or directly supports the educational system, including (but
    not limited to) Teaching, School Administration, Child Psychology, Occupational Therapy
    Letter of recommendation from school administrator, teacher, coach, or other civic leader.
    Letter of application
    Click here for a copy of the application and complete details.
    Mail completed applications & supporting material to:
    Oklahoma ASBO
    All materials must be received by March 15
    Oklahoma ASBO
    Attn: Security Benefit & OKASBO Scholarship
    P.O. Box 18882
    Oklahoma City, OK 73154 
    All materials must be received by March 15, 2019
     
    Tau Beta Pi / SAE Engineering Scholarship
    The purpose of the Tau Beta Pi is to recognize engineering students of superior scholarship and exemplary character and to foster a spirit of liberal culture in engineering colleges. Six scholarships valued at $1,000 each will be awarded for the freshman year only.
    Website: HTTP://STUDENTS.SAE.ORG/SCHOLARSHIPS/TAUBETAPI/
    Deadline: March 15, 2019
     
    TMC/SAE Donald D. Dawson Technical Scholarship
    Student Eligibility Requirements: U.S. resident, 3.25 grade point average.  SAT/ACT requirement: Applicant must have a Total SAT score of 1220 or higher and/or an ACT composite score of 27 or above.  Pursue an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program.  Terms of Scholarship: One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,500 per year.Selection and Announcement of Recipient: Recipient will be selected by the TMC Scholarship Committee and notified by the end of June.  All SAE Scholarship winners will be posted in July/August.Payment of Scholarship Funds: This scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in July/August.
    It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.
    Website: HTTP://STUDENTS.SAE.ORG/SCHOLARSHIPS/DAWSON/
    Deadline: March 15, 2019
     
    BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship
    Student Eligibility Requirements: U.S. resident.  3.75 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required).  Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores.  Pursue an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program. Terms of Scholarship:  One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,500 per year.  Scholarship may be renewed at $1,500 a year for three additional years (total award $6,000).Selection and Announcement of Recipient: Recipient will be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee and notified by the end of June.Payment of Scholarship Funds: This scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in July/August.
    It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.
    Deadline: March 15, 2019
     
    Dan and Vicky Hancock Scholarship for Mechanical Engineering Excellence
    Student Eligibility Requirements: U.S. Resident.  Open to all applicants - freshman through senior.  Required major: mechanical engineering
    GPA requirements: 3.5 for high school applicants and a 3.0 cumulative college GPA for upperclassmen.  SAT/ACT requirement: Applicant must have a Total SAT score of 1220 or higher and/or an ACT composite score of 27 or above.  Required documents include: official high school transcript and/or college transcripts; SAT/ACT scores; completed FAFSA form; two letters of recommendation - one from an advisor of a related extracurricular activity; and an essay that outlines financial need and career interest.  Other: preference given to Kettering University students; participation in extracurricular activities relating to academic degree or career intent (such as, but not limited to, CDS projects) that indicates leadership potential.  Terms of Scholarship:One scholarship will be awarded each year for $5,500.  Students will be eligible to receive the scholarship for multiple years but the student must reapply each year and be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee.
    Deadline: March 15, 2019
     
    Donald & Barbara Mozley Scholarship
    Student Eligibility Requirements: U.S. Resident.  Open to all applicants - freshman through senior at an ABETaccredited program college or university.  3.5 or better for high school applicants.  SAT/ACT requirement: Applicant must have a Total SAT score of 1220 or higher and/or an ACT composite score of 27 or above.  Financial need as determined by a completed FAFSA form.  One letter of recommendationTerms of Scholarship: Depending on corpus state and number of qualified candidates, SAE will strive to award seven scholarships of $5,000 each year;
    Students will be eligible to receive the scholarship for multiple years but the student must reapply each year and be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee.  Selection and Announcement of Recipient: Recipient will be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee and notified by the end of June.  All SAE Scholarship winners will be posted in July/August.Payment of Scholarship Funds: This scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in July/August.  It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.
    Deadline: March 15, 2019
     
    Edward D. Hendrickson/SAE Engineering Scholarship
    Student Eligibility Requirements: U.S. resident.  3.75 grade point average.  Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores.  Pursue an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program.  Terms of Scholarship: One scholarship will be awarded each year for $5,000 per year.*  Scholarship may be renewed at $5,000 a year for three additional years (total award $20,000).**starting the 2015-2016 academic year.  Selection and Announcement of Recipient: Recipient will be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee and notified by the end of June.  All SAE Scholarship winners will be posted in July/August.  Payment of Scholarship Funds: This scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in July/August.  It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.
    Deadline: March 15, 2019
     
    Fred M Young Sr. /SAE Engineering Scholarship
    Student Eligibility Requirements: U.S. resident.  3.75 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required).  Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores.  Pursuing an engineering degree through an ABET accredited program.Terms of Scholarship: One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,000.  Scholarship may be renewed at $1,000 a year for three additional years (total award $4,000).Selection and Announcement of Recipient: Recipient will be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee and notified by the end of June.  Payment of Scholarship Funds: This scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in July/August.  It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.
    Deadline: March 15, 2019

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