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Blair Oaks High School - November 22, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving!

The staff of Blair Oaks High School is grateful for each parent and caring adult who loves and supports us so that our students can believe, achieve and succeed. We are thankful for the partnership that creates an environment conducive to success.

We wish you and your family a happy and healthy Thanksgiving holiday!

No School ~ Nov. 27, 28, 29

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We are so very thankful for you!

We are very thankful for Tony Reinkemeyer and the Blair Oaks High School cafeteria staff.
They prepared a delicious meal for our annual Thanksgiving Dinner.
Make plans to join us next year at the Thanksgiving Feast!

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Barnwarming Dance - Nov. 22

All high school students are invited to the inaugural school wide Barnwarming Dance. For those that are not familiar, this is a dress down (school appropriate) dance. The barnwarming king and queen will be crowned during this event.

  • When: Friday, Nov. 22nd
  • Time: 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
  • Location: Elementary Cafeteria
  • ​Student cost for ​N​on-FFA members is $5​.00​.

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Football Quarterfinal Game ~ Nov. 23

  • Blair Oaks Falcons v. Cassville Wildcats
  • Date: Saturday, 11/23/2019, at 2:00 p.m.
  • Location: Blair Oaks Athletic Complex, Wardsville
  • Admission: $7.00 for everyone
  • Season passes no longer accepted
  • Children 5 and under are free
  • Please do not bring any outside food or drinks in the complex.

Football State Bracket

Come out and support the Blair Oaks Falcon football team. You inspire them to play their best!

Basketball & Wrestling Announcement

Winter Sports - District Site Selections

  • Wrestling will be held at Mexico
  • Boys and Girls Basketball will be held at Eldon
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New Booster Club Falconwear!

The Athletic Booster Club is offering NEW Falcon Wear.

Thank you for supporting Blair Oaks Athletics!

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Project Graduation Coffee - Dec. 2

Project Graduation, Class of 2020, is selling Branson Bean Coffee to raise money for the project graduation event. Whole bean, ground, and kcups are available. There is also plain/peppermint hot chocolate and not last but least, tri- colored chocolate covered coffee beans.

Each offering is $10.00. If you would like to order, please contact Joy Northweather via e-mail at jnorthweather@blairoaks.org. Order deadline is Monday, December 2nd. All proceeds support our 2020 grads! Orders will be delivered in time for Christmas and would make great gifts!

Branson Bean Coffee Order Form

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Nichols Career Center Field Trip

Sophomore Field Trip to Nichols Career Center

  • Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.
  • Students will tour the center, learn more about the programs offered, and attend classes.

If your student plans to attend the field trip, a permission slip must be returned to Jill Shanley by Monday, December 2nd. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mr. Shanley at jshanley@blairoaks.org.

Nichols Welding Signs for sale for Christmas!

Students in the Nichols Career Center's welding program are making and selling signs that would make wonderful Christmas gifts. Proceeds from the sale will be donated to Veterans and Special Olympics. Items for sale include:

  • Joy with Nativity, 3 pc, $130
  • Nativity Scene with manager, 3pc, $150
  • Merry Christmas yard sign, $100
  • Merry Christmas door hanger, $25
  • Snowman door hanger, monogrammed, $45
  • Snowman yard sign with monogram, $130
  • Noel yard sign, $130
  • Custom orders can be done

To order, please email welding instructor: Kenny Thomas at kenny.thomas@jcschools.us.
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Cookie Drive ~ Dec. 12

The Jefferson City Community will once again help Maureen Murphy bake cookies for sailors on the USS Murphy. The ship has 267 sailors and they love their sweets. Our goal is to bake a variety of cookies and place them in Ziploc bags and ship them for the sailors to help honor Michael Murphy and the current servicemen and women.

  • You can help by donating money to help pay for shipping cost.
    Please write check to: Blair Oaks
  • Gather with your friends and family to bake cookies to send to the sailors on the USS Michael Murphy. Any variety of cookie will be greatly appreciated!
  • Place the cookies in Ziploc bags and bring them to Blair Oaks High School (Coach Holtmeyer’s room) on Thursday, December 12th.
  • See the flyer for more information:
    Cookies for Murph Flyer
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2nd Semester Dual Credit Classes

Students interested in taking second semester dual credit classes should be aware of the following dates. All forms and payments must be submitted to Jill Shanley in Blair Oaks High School's counseling office.

  • On December 3rd, State Technical College will be at the high school during 1st-3rd periods to visit with students who wish to take 2nd semester dual credit classes.
  • On December 3rd, students who signed up to take 7th period Statistics during 2nd semester will meet with State Technical College during 3rd period if they are not currently enrolled in a STCM class.
  • Central Methodist University enrollment forms are available in the counseling office
  • Enrollment & payment deadline is Friday, December 13th.

2nd Semester Schedule Changes

  • Schedule change forms may be picked up from the student's counselor.
  • All second semester schedule changes must be made prior to Christmas break.
  • Any student wanting to drop or enter a year-long class will need to complete a schedule change form and get 4 required signatures

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Senior Composite Retake Day - Dec. 13

Wagner Portrait Group will be at school on Friday, December 13th, to take Senior Composite photographs for those who missed the original date or those who would like their photo retaken. These are used for the group photo that hangs in the school hallway.

GUYS: You will be photographed in a solid colored long sleeve dress shirt and tie. Please dress accordingly.

GIRLS: You will be photographed in a traditional drape provided by Wagner Portrait Group.
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Christmas Concerts

Choir and band students invite you to join them for their Christmas concerts:

  • December 14, 3:00 p.m., Band Christmas Concert
  • December 14, 4:30 p.m., Choir Christmas Concert

Both concerts will be held in the high school gym.
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Survey ~ We'd love your input!

Every three years, the Counseling Department asks for feedback from parents, students, and staff as part of the Missouri Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling model. This is an important piece of feedback to determine the direction of counseling in the Blair Oaks R-II School District. Please take 2-3 minutes to give the district counselors your thoughts. Thanks so much!

Survey Link

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School Messenger

Blair Oaks uses School Messenger to send time sensitive group notifications of school cancellation and other relevant information. Parents/guardians may select to receive messages via phone, text, and e-mail. Parents are able to update their contact information by downloading the School Messenger App on a smart phone. The School Messenger Parent Guide contains step-by-step instructions.
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Mark your calendars!


  • 22 - FFA Chapter Barnwarming
  • 27-29 - No School, Thanksgiving Break


  • 2 - Booster Club Falconwear Order Deadline
  • 2 - Project Graduation Coffee Order Deadline
  • 3 - State Technical College enrollment for 2nd semester
  • 7 - Band in Christmas Parade
  • 10 - FFA Chapter Christmas Party
  • 11 - Sophomore Field Trip to Nichols Career Center, 1:00-2:50 p.m.
  • 12 - Cookies for Murph Fundraiser
  • 13 - Payment deadline for 2nd Semester Dual Enrollment Classes
  • 13 - Senior Composite Photo Retake Date
  • 14 - Band & Choir Christmas Concerts
  • 20 - End of 2nd Quarter
  • 20 - Early Release, 12:30 p.m.
  • No School, Winter Break:
    Dec 23-27, 30-31, Jan 1-3


  • 6 - School Resumes

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Blair Oaks High School

Mission Statement:
Providing a quality education and empowering lifelong learners

Vision Statement:

We envision soaring to new heights through:

Academic Excellence

Character Development

Community Involvement

Leadership and Service

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