O. Henry E-News: Week of Apr. 13


This week marks the completion of our 5th six weeks marking period. One more to go! Please encourage your children to submit all outstanding assignments by Friday.

Mustang Council
Our Campus Advisory Committee will convene on Tuesday, April 14, 3:45 p.m., in the Distance Learning Lab. Everyone is invited to attend. If you would like to be a part of the Mustang Council next year, please contact me.

Learning Walk
All present and prospective parents are invited to a Learning Walk on Wednesday, April 15, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. We’ll convene in the Cafe O. Henry and then head out to observe our awesome teachers and students in action!…

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Library news: Author visits in April


On Friday, April 17, debut author, Jennifer Latham, will present to O. Henry World Cultures first and second period classes.  We will be selling personalized, signed copies for $19.50. Download order form. Here is a blurb review of her novel, Scarlett Undercover.

“Scarlett is tough and fiercely independent…The supernatural mystery is engaging and the Muslim American teenage sleuth will be a welcome addition to YA shelves…An heir apparent to Veronica Mars.”— School Library Journal

On Thursday, April 30, critically acclaimed, O. Henry favorite, Neal Shusterman, visits O. Henry at 8:30 am to speak to a large group of students in the O.…

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O. Henry E-News: Week of Apr. 6


I hope you all thoroughly enjoyed the long weekend!

Our STAAR testing went very well last week. All the students were working hard! Our next round of assessments will take place the week of April 20. On the testing days, the students eat lunch at a later time. They are welcome to bring healthy snacks to school, which can be eaten sometime in the morning.

Students NOT Returning to OHMS or Vertical High School 2015-16
Please let us know if your child is NOT returning to O. Henry or following their vertical high school for next school year. It is important for us to know if they will not show up the first day of school and where they will be enrolling.…

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Join us at the O. Henry Open April 13th


Join us for the Sixteenth Annual O. Henry Open!
Money raised from this year’s tournament benefits the Save Our Teachers Fund.
Location: Lions Municipal Golf Club
Date: April 13, 2015
Time: 11:15 Registration & Lunch, 12:30 Shotgun Start

Your $250 registration provides 18 holes of golf, cart, range balls, lunch, beverages, snacks, prizes, and a good time!

Download registration form

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