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Graduation Updates
Attention class of 2016! Graduation practice begins at 3:00 on Wednesday, June 15. Attendance is mandatory! Do not arrive late!

On Graduation Day arrive at school between 12:00 and 12:45 on Thursday, June 16. Be prepared for graduation when you arrive. NO CELL PHONES! Further information, including dress code, is available on the updated newsletter. Additional information for Honor Graduates can be found HERE.

Summer Assignments
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Summer Assignments are now available for AP, Pre-DP, and IB classes. Please click HERE to view. All assignments are due at the beginning of the 2016-2017 unless otherwise noted. Reminder: Do NOT wait until the last minute to complete these requirements and enjoy your summer break.

Tiger Cheer Camp
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It's back for another year! Join us on Monday, July 11 through Friday, July 15, 2016 from 9-4 for our annual Tiger Youth Cheer Camp! This camp is for grades 1-8. Campers will be taught the proper fundamentals of cheerleading in a safe and positive environment. Some of the skills that will be taught include: jumps, cheers & chants, dances, stunting, proper motion technique and placement, and more. We are currently accepting new and returning campers! The fee is $100 and each camper will receive the official camp shirt, hair bow, awards, and an opportunity to perform alongside the Varsity cheerleaders at our first HOME football game. You don't want to miss this exciting event. If you have any questions please email Coach Knight at Denise.Knight@cpschools.com or click HERE for the flyer.

Tiger Yearbook Updates
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The 2016 Tiger yearbooks have arrived! Distribution schedule during lunches (must go to cafeteria first): seniors May 31st, juniors June 1, sophomores June 2, freshmen June 3rd. Any extra yearbooks will be sold for $80 cash until June 14th.

College Board Teams with Khan Academy
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CollegeBoard and KhanAcademy have teamed up to create Official SAT Practice and it's FREE!! You can get personalized practice recommendations based on your PSAT/NMSQT or PSAT 8/9 results. To learn more, including how to sign up, click HERE or contact your guidance counselor for more information.

Synergy Apps Available!!
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The ParentVUE and TeacherVUE apps are now available. These apps can be downloaded for free in Apple and Android markets and allow users to track most Synergy features on mobile devices (phone, tablet, etc...). You can learn more, including how to set up the app, by clicking on the following links: StudentVUE (PDF) or ParentVue (PDF).

Save Farm Fresh Receipts!
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Help Oscar Smith earn FREE educational equipment and supplies from Farm Fresh Food and Pharmacy! From now until May 31st, each time you checkout at Farm Fresh please scan our school's key tag. This will help our school earn points towards much needed classroom equipment and supplies. If you need one of our school's key tags, please contact Sherrie Waldrop @ rlxnduc@msn.com. All key tags must be picked up in the main office. Thanks for your support!!

Bus Drivers Needed!
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Chesapeake Public Schools is hiring bus drivers. Perks include but are not limited to: Summers off, full benefits, 5 hour work days, inclusion in the Virginia Retirement System, and all school holidays off. Click HERE to see the full flyer with additional information.

OSHS Named a Blue Star School!
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Oscar Smith High School has been named a 2014-2015 W!SE Blue Star School. Blue Star status is awarded to a school, testing more than ten students, that has achieved a 75% passing rate on our Financial Literacy Certification Test and has EITHER a majority of students on a given grade level take the Test OR have the students who took it achieve an average score of 85% or higher. This is no small feat; congrats to all Faculty and Students who were involved in this honor!!

Study Hall at OSHS
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Study Hall will be held every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday starting on September 15th. Transportation home will be provided at 4:50. Click HERE for a complete list of subjects and locations. Don't miss this FREE opportunity for extra tutoring!!

Text Message Updates Available From CPS
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Chesapeake Public Schools is excited to launch a new service for parents that will enhance communication by delivering important information via SMS text messaging, such as delayed school openings or emergency closings due to weather. This service is intended to enhance communication and will not replace any existing form of communication.

To Register: Text subscribe, optin, or yes to 68453
Successful subscribers will receive a confirmation message on their mobile phones.

To Unregister:Text STOP to 68453
For Help:Text HELP to 68453

Standard text and data rates apply.

Important Events

June 16th - Early-Release, Last Day of School

June 16th - Graduation, Class of 2016

June 17th - Teacher Work Day

June 20th - Teacher Work Day

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