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Playoff Football Ticket Pre-Sale!
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Tickets for Friday's Regional Playoff Semi-Final, Oscar Smith Football vs. Ocean Lakes, will be on sale Monday and Tuesday from 12-2pm outside the main office, as well as Wednesday from 11am - 1pm. Cost is $8.00 for General Admission, Kids 5 and under are free. This game may likely sell out during pre-sale, DO NOT PLAN TO BUY A TICKET AT THE GATE. If tickets remain, they will be sold at the gate starting at 5:00pm on Friday. Avoid the lines and get your tickets early.

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!!

Open House at CCST
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The Open House at the Chesapeake Center for Science and Technology will be held Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity not just for current parents, but for prospective students and parents, community members, and other Chesapeake Public School employees to learn more about the programs offered. Click HERE to see the full flyer with additional information.

Lanny "Coach" McGriff, 1955-2015
It is with heavy hearts and minds that we share the passing of Lanny "Coach" McGriff at the age of 60. This was Coach McGriff's tenth year at Oscar Smith High School during which time he served as a Security Guard, Head JV Boys' Basketball Coach, Assistant Varsity Boys' Basketball Coach, Mentor, Role Model, and Friend. Coach's smile could light up the halls and his gentle spirit will be remembered by all who met him.

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

Nov 25th - 2-Hour Early Release

Nov 26th - Thanksgiving, School Closed

Nov 19th - Playoff Football vs. Ocean Lakes

Nov 27th - School Closed

Dec 7th - Fall Athletic Awards

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