Daily Announcements

  • November 11, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 11/11/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

    Do you need help with writing or revising a paper for class? Make an appointment with the ONW Writing Center at http://onwwritingcenter.weebly.com/. We are open Tuesday-Thursday during lunch B.

    There will be a men's basketball try-out meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 12th at 3:15pm in the weight room.  Please see Coach Mike Grove or Coach Wrecke if you have any questions.  

    It's Transgender Awareness Week. If you are interested in learning more about the transgender experience, join the ONW Gender Sexuality Alliance in room 1313 after school on Wednesday, 11/13. 

    Reminder…If you are leaving the building anytime during the school day, you must have permission from your parent or guardian.  You must have a blue pass. You must go to the Attendance Office to sign out and sign back in if you return. 

    Seniors…if you missed last week’s class meeting regarding graduation announcements and caps and gowns, packets are available in the front office.  Orders are due this Thursday, Nov. 14 during R50. The Josten’s representatives will be set up outside the Ravens Nest.  (The front office cannot accept the orders)

    Friday is the deadline for NHS candidates to submit their packets.  Packets must be submitted to Mrs. Lunney by 3:30 on Friday in room 1219.  Any questions see Mrs. Lunney or Mrs. Pruett-Epp.

    The Toys for Tot’s drive is in full swing!  Please remember to bring in a new unwrapped toy and drop it in the donation box outside the front office!

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  • November 4, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 11/4/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

    All students, male and female, interested in wrestling this season need to attend an information meeting Thursday during seminar in the weight room. We will discuss what is needed for the season and when alpha weigh-ins will be. If you have questions, please see coach Mesa.

    Do you need help with writing or revising a paper for class? Make an appointment with the ONW Writing Center at http://onwwritingcenter.weebly.com/. We are open Tuesday-Thursday during lunch B.

    Calling all teams, clubs, groups or anyone who wants to put together a Waterpolo Team: We will have our 1st ONW Waterpolo Tournament on Nov. 6th. Make your team & register by 11/4. Signs are posted around the school or contact Mrs. Branstrom for info

    NAHS meeting in room 1703 during lunch A on Tuesday November 5th. See you there. 

    Attention all NHS candidates, packets and recommendations are due back to Mrs. Lunney by Friday, November 15th.  If you have any questions please stop by her room or see Mrs. Pruett-Epp

    Time to SCARE up some Toys for Toys for Tots! Donate New, not gift wrapped Toys today!  Donate now thru Dec. 5th. Boxes located outside the office and Rm 1118

    University of Arkansas and Neosho County Community College will be visiting on Friday. Stop by Student Services to sign up for these college visits. For a complete list of college visits please refer to ONW’s website or Notes from the Nest.

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  • October 28, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 10/28/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

    Anime Club will view Death Parade on Wednesday, October 30th! In this anime, the recently deceased must participate in games at an enigmatic bar that will determine the fate of their souls. Anime Club starts at 3:10 in room 1325!

    ONW's Gender Sexuality Alliance is watching a Halloween movie after school Wednesday in 1313. We will have snacks and enjoy each others' company!

    Calling all teams, clubs, groups or anyone who wants to put together a Waterpolo Team: We will have our 1st ONW Waterpolo Tournament on Nov. 6th. Make your team & register by 11/4. Signs are posted around the school or contact Mrs. Branstrom for info

    NAHS meeting in room 1703 during lunch A on Tuesday Novemeber 5th. See you there.  

    Time to SCARE up some Toys for Toys for Tots! Donate New, not gift wrapped Toys today!  Donate now thru Dec. 5th. Boxes located outside the office and Rm 1118

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  • October 21, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 10/21/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

    October 22 is Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Awareness day, recently signed by Governor Laura Kelly! Please help raise awareness for one of our ONW students who has Phelan-McDermid Syndrome by wearing and asking your students to wear GREEN on October 22!  

    International Club will be featuring our exchange student, Zé, from Portugal this Wed during Lunch A in 2310. All are welcome to attend! See you there! 

    If you are interested in traveling to Europe this summer, specifically Spain, France, Italy and Switzerland, come to the informational meeting Wednesday, October 23 at 7PM for more information! See a Social Studies teacher if you have questions!

    Time to SCARE up some Toys for Toys for Tots! Donate New, not gift wrapped Toys today!  Donate now thru Dec. 5th. Boxes located outside the office and Rm 1118

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  • October 14, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 10/14/2019

    Good morning!
    Here are your weekly announcements:

    College visits
    Colleges visiting ONW this week:
      Johnson County Community College – TODAY
      Oklahoma State University on Oct 15th

    Colleges visiting ONW next week:
      Butler University on Oct 21st
      Stephens College – Oct 21st
      Washburn University on Oct 22nd
      Quincy University on Oct 25th
      Washington University in St. Louis on Oct 25th

    --Sign up for these visiting in Student Services

    Online Health
    Any students taking online health quarter 2 will need to attend a mandatory start-up meeting during Raven 50 - A or B in the Main Gym. The meeting will be on Tuesday, October 15th.

    FCCLA
    Come discover what FCCLA is and how it can benefit you from our District Officer team during Raven 50 A or B Tuesday Oct 15th.  Snacks provided. 

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  • October 7, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 10/7/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

    Want to join a club were you are free to be yourself and interact with others? Join the ONW Diversity Leadership Club. DLC is a club were all students come together as one and take action! Our next meeting will be October 9th in room 2120 Lunch A. 

    If any student would like not to attend the Homecoming parade Thursday morning, please sign up on the clipboard in the main office by Thursday at 8 AM.

    Come discover what FCCLA is and how it can benefit you from our District Officer team during Raven 50 A or B Tuesday Oct 15th.  Snacks provided.  

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  • September 30, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 9/30/2019

    Good morning!
    Here are your weekly announcements:

    College visits
    Colleges visiting ONW this week are:

    Kansas State University & University of Central Missouri – TODAY
    University of Kansas Honors Program & Emporia State University on Oct 1st
    Donnelly College of Oct. 4th

    Next week Wichita State University, University of Southern California, Ottawa University, University of Kansas and Kansas City Kansas Community College will be visiting ONW
    --Sign up for these visiting in Student Services

    National Art Honor Society
    NAHS meeting Raven 50 A on Tuesday

    Fashion Club
    We will have a fashion club meeting this Thursday, October 3rd during lunch B in room 1501. Bring your trunk or treat ideas!

    Raven Service Club
    Hey Ravens! Looking for some service opportunities and ways to be involved with your school? Join the Raven Service Club for our second meeting of the year this Friday during Lunch B in the Auditorium. Everyone is welcome and we hope to see you there.

    Diversity Club
    Want to join a club were you are free to be yourself and interact with others? Join the ONW Diversity Leadership Club. DLC is a club were all students come together as one and take action! Our next meeting will be October 9th in room 2120 Lunch A.

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  • September 23, 2019

    Posted by Joel Johns on 9/23/2019

    Good morning!
    Here are your weekly announcements:

    Boys Swim and Dive
    All boys interested in trying out for the swim and dive team need to come to an informational meeting at the beginning of Lunch A on Tuesday 9/24 in the Main Gym.

    GSA/Ally Week
    This week is Ally Week! Come to room 1307 during Lunch B Tuesday and Thursday to promote kindness and allyship with ONW's Gender Sexuality Alliance. You may even win a Fjallraven bag!

    Deaf Awareness Week
    It's Deaf Awareness Week! We are honoring those who have achieved so much in life regardless if they have a hearing loss. Look for posters, decorated tissue boxes and QR codes around the school to learn more about the Deaf Community!

    College visits to ONW
    Next week the following colleges will be visiting ONW:

    Kansas State University, University of Central Missouri, University of Kansas Honors Program, Emporia State University & Donnelly College.
    Stop by Student Services to sign up for these college visits.

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  • September 16, 2019

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/16/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

    • Colleges visiting ONW this week are:
    • Baker University & Central College on Sept 16th
    • University of Kansas on Sept 17th
    • MidAmerica University on Sept 20th

    In the next two weeks University of Missouri, Pittsburg State University, Kansas State University & University of Central Missouri will be visiting ONW

    --Sign up for these visiting in Student Services

    Ravens, do you like hiking, exploring, or being outdoors? The Outdoor Adventure Club will be hosting its first meeting on Tuesday, September 17th during Raven 50A in room 1312. For info, look for their activity table during Raven50 this Thursday.

    NAHS meeting during Raven 50 A Tuesday, September 17th room 1703.

    Calling all interested in being future educators, counselors, social workers, school psychologist, admin, etc. Did you miss our 1st Future Teachers meeting? Come to Mrs. Hunt's room 1321 on Wed. September 18th, Lunch B! It's not too late to join FTO!

    Attention NHS members. Your first member meeting of the 2019-2020 school year will be Wednesday, September 18th. You may attend the morning meeting at 7:30 or at 3:05. Both meetings will be held in the Raven’s Nest. As a reminder all meetings are required, if you have any questions see Mrs. Lunney or Mrs. Pruett-Epp.

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  • September 9, 2109

    Posted by Joel Johns on 9/9/2019

    Good morning. Here are your weekly announcements.

     

    Colleges visiting ONW this week are: Rockhurst & Drake Universities on Sept 9 University of Iowa & Columbia College Chicago on Sept 10 Illinois Institute of Technology on Sept 13 Next week the following college will be visiting: Baker University, Central College, University of Kansas & MidAmerican Nazarene University --Sign up for these visiting in Student Services

     

    The next Medical Club meeting will be today in RM 1113 during lunch B. Hope to see you there!

     

    Any juniors or seniors interested in participating in the Powder Puff game on Wednesday, October 9th will need to pick up a packet from the front office with Miss Debbie. For all participants, there will be a mandatory meeting in the flex theater on Tuesday, September 10th starting at 7:15 a.m. All permission slips and money will be collected at that time. There will be NO exceptions. Please plan on attending!

     

    International Club will be having its next meeting on Tuesday Sep. 10 in 2310 during lunch A, instead of Thursday, as previously announced. We will be voting on officers and discussing events for the school year. See you then!

    National Art Honor Society Meeting Tuesday September 10th! Come check it out in Rm 1703 during Lunch A.

    Come join a community of young slam poets. Come join HYPE. There will be an informational meeting on September 10 during Raven 50 B in Room 1325. See you there!

    Join ONW's Gender Sexuality Alliance at 3:15 pm on Wednesday the 11th of September in room 1313. We will be exploring self-care options that we can use during tough times for Suicide Prevention Week.

    Come join ONW's Anime Club! There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, September 12 during Raven 50 B in room 1325! Don't miss it!

    Do you want to travel to Europe this summer with other ONW Ravens? There is an informational meeting on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7PM. It will be in room 1207, Mr. Stephen's room. Find a Social Studies teacher for additional questions!

    Ravens, do you like hiking, exploring, or being outdoors? The Outdoor Adventure Club will be hosting its first meeting on Tuesday, September 16th during Raven 50A in room 1312. For info, look for their activity table during Raven50 this Thursday.

    Attention NHS members. Your first member meeting of the 2019-2020 school year will be Wednesday, September 18th. You may attend the morning meeting at 7:30 or at 3:05. Both meetings will be held in the Raven’s Nest. As a reminder all meetings are required, if you have any questions see Mrs. Lunney or Mrs. Pruett-Epp.

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