We will have Sports' Physicals in the gym at Oscar Smith on Thursday, November 3rd at 4:15pm. Participants will need to have pages 1, 2, and 4 completed from the VHSL Physical Form found HERE. Physicals are $20, cash only!
Fall Concert Series
Come join the Oscar Smith High School Orchestras on Thursday evening, October 27th, at 7:00pm for an exciting evening of music, performed by our talented Tiger musicians, showcasing a variety of styles, from ragtime, to beautiful Irish melodies, to Mozart, and even including Mussorgsky's "Night on Bald Mountain," to get you in the Halloween spirit! Free admission. We hope to see you there!
The Oscar Smith Bands will be hosting the Band Pyramid Concert on Thursday, November 3, at 7 pm in the school auditorium. Performances will be presented by the Oscar Smith Middle School Concert Band under the direction of Mrs. Laura Paquette, and the Oscar Smith High School Symphonic Band, under the direction of Mr. Jack Elgin. Admission is free and open to the public.
College Board Teams with Khan Academy
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!!
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).
Study Hall at OSHS
Study Hall will be held every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday starting on September 13th. 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
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 67587
Successful subscribers will receive a confirmation message on their mobile phones.
To Unregister:Text STOP to 67587 For Help:Text HELP to 67587
Standard text and data rates apply.
220.127.116.11 Community Program
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. The scan cards that you received last year are still active. If you do not have one, they may be picked up in the main office. Please feel free to take extra to pass out to family, friends, co-workers and neighbors.
Thanks for your support!
Bus Drivers Needed!
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 AGAIN!
Once again, Oscar Smith High School has been named a 2015-2016 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!!
The Chesapeake Public School System is an equal educational opportunity school system. The School Board of the City of Chesapeake also adheres to the principles of equal opportunity in employment and, therefore, prohibits discrimination in terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, sex, national origin, color, religion, age, or disability.