Orlando Science Schools Lynx Campus

Issue 37

May 24th 2019 Weekly Newsletter

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Principal's Message

Dear Families and Students,

As we finish the last full week of the 2018-2019 School Year and head into our final few days, I would like to congratulate everyone on completing another school year.

We have shared so many wonderful accomplishments this year that we could have not done without you! This will be our final "Weekly Newsletter" of the 2018-2019 School Year, the following newsletter that will be released will be out Lynx Lane Annual Newsletter. This newsletter will recap all of the wonderful events/accomplishments that took place this year.

I would like to also take this time to remind you of a few important details. Backpacks will NOT be permitted next week(May 28th & 29th 2019). We will be closed on Monday, May 27th, 2019 for Memorial Day.

We would also like to remind you that all items left in any Lost and Found locations after 3 PM, Wednesday, May 29th, 2019 will be properly disposed of or donated.

If you missed our "End of Year" Reminders Flyer you may find the link below. This flyer will cover everything you may need to know as we wrap up this school year and prepare for the 2019-2020 School Year.

Our 2nd Semester Award Ceremony will be held next Tuesday, May 28th, 2019. You will find the schedule in this week's newsletter, we invite all Lynx Lane families to attend.

Have a safe and wonderful weekend and we will see you on Tuesday!


Abdulaziz Yalcin, M.Ed


Orlando Science Schools-Middle/High

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No Backpacks During Last Week of School

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No School(Memorial Day)-5.27.19

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2018-2019 End of Year Reminders

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If you missed the End of Year Reminders Flyer please select the link below! Here you will find details regarding how to submit your Final Report Card/Test Scores Envelope, Locker and Lost and Found Cleanout Information, The 2019-2020 Emergency Contact Form that is required for every OSS Student, EPI Ordering Information and so much more! Please let Mrs.Sturm know if you have any questions!

Orlando Science Schools Selected as a Lucky's "Bags for Change" Partner!

We are pleased to announce that Orlando Science Schools was selected as a partner in "Lucky's Bags for Change" campaign.

From May 26th, 2019 through August 17th, 2019 stop by the Orlando Lucky's Location(11750 East Colonial Drive Orlando, FL 32817) and bring your reusable bags to make a change in your community.

Every time you bring a reusable bag to the Lucky's Orlando location store, you will receive a wooden dime for each one used. You will then have the opportunity to donate that dime to Orlando Science Schools. At the end of the quarter, Lucky's will double the amount raised!

For more details regarding Lucky's Bags for Change program please select the link below https://www.luckysmarket.com/community/programs/

Attention 8th Grade Orcas: Submit your 2019-20 School Year Course Preference

2nd Semester Award Ceremony-5.28.19

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April ORCAS Character Award Student Winners

O-“Outreach toward community”: Eman A.

Eman A is always eager to help her peers, teachers, and staff. She has spent extra hours during class and after school to help organize International Night. She helps create a warm and friendly environment where everyone feels united.

R-Respect and compassion for all” Simran T.

Simran T. is consistently polite and respectful to all of her teachers and classmates. Simran has only been heard uttering kind words towards others. In addition, she is always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need and goes above and beyond to help others. She also shows compassion for others through the cultural projects that she undertakes both in and out of schools, such as art and dancing.

C-“Celebrate diversity”: Aiden B

Aiden B. celebrates diversity in the classroom. Aiden is eager to participate in class discussions and is considerate of different opinions, beliefs, and experiences.

A-Advocate for a safe learning environment”: Miya R.

Miya R is extremely well behaved in and out of the classroom. She abides by the school rules in the hallways, lunchroom, and everywhere on campus. Miya sets a great example for her classmates to follow on a regular basis.

S-Strive for excellence within a stimulating environment: Saylor H.

Saylor H has been doing his very best for everything he has done since the beginning of the year. He does everything with 100 percent effort.

April Orca Character Award Staff Winners

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May Teacher Of the Month: Ms.. Beeghly

We are pleased to announce that Ms. Beeghly was nominated for the Lynx Lane May Teacher of the Month! Ms. Beeghly was nominated by her fellow colleagues for always going above and beyond and being kind to all! Thank you, Ms. Beeghly, for all that you do!

Help OSS on their journey to the Science Olympiad Nationals!

Dear family, friends, and community members,

OSS is heading to Nationals, and we need your help to get us there!

We are proud to announce that the Orlando Science Middle School Science Olympiad Team is heading to Nationals this May to represent the state of Florida. After taking home a 1st place prize at the State Competition, held at the University of Central Florida, their sights are now set on the National Competition in Ithaca, New York.

In order to make this dream a reality, the school is looking for dedicated individuals interested in "Sponsoring a Student." The sponsorship program will assist in costs associated with the travel, accommodations, and additional necessities for the team of 15.

Donations and sponsorship benefit details can be found through the link below. All donation processing will be made through Orlando Science’s School Pay Account. Please feel free to review our fundraising site at your convenience. The deadline for donation will be Friday, May 31st.

If you have additional questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the school with your inquiries at OSMSEnrollment@orlandoscience.org.

Thank you for your consideration, and continued support!


The OSS Science Olympiad Program

Text Book and Library Book reminder

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Order your 2019-2020 Epi School Supply Packs now through June 16th 2019

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Middle School ordering Information-Code ORL014

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High School ordering Information-Code ORL017

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4th Quarter Report Cards Released-5.29.19

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2019 Summer Hours Beginning 6.3.2019

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2019-2020 Lynx Lane and Tech Drive HS Orientation

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The OCLS has partnered with OSS Middle/High to provide free Virtual Library Cards (VLC) to all students. There are many wonderful online resources students can use from any computer with their credentials. Check out the website www.ocls.info and go to Research and Learning to explore all the learning opportunities the library offers. Use the credentials listed in the picture above to log in and enjoy!

3rd Annual PVO Sponsored Fall Festival

2018-2019 Lynx Lane Birthday Dress Down Form

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Orcas this is just a reminder that students interested in dressing down for their birthday must submit a "Birthday Dress Down Day" form found below two days prior to their birthday dress down day request. If a form is submitted less than the two days or is not submitted they will be considered out of dress code and they will not be approved to dress down.

May, June & July Orca Birthdays

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2019-2020 OCPS School Calendar

Lynx Lane Important Questions and Answers

Ways to Give Back to Your School!


AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Orlando Science Schools via Discovery Education Services, Inc. whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.


OfficeDepot Gives Back

Office Depot provides the school with 5% back in credits for FREE supplies when you make a purchase of qualifying school supplies. Simply provide the school ID at checkout.

OSES School Code: 70228302

OSS School Code: 70218341



Hello OSS Families!

Please remember that BOX TOPS are a wonderful FREE way to raise funds for our school. Each Box Top is worth $.10 and they really add up. Please make sure to continuously send these in so that I can mail them before their expiration dates. The monies received go to supporting our academic and sport teams, the PLTW (Project Lead the Way) along with many other OSS programs and classroom needs. If you would like to learn more about the Box Tops program go to www.btfe.com.

Please register or login today. Make sure that you designate Orlando Science Schools as your school support.

To see a complete list of products go to: https://www.boxtops4education.com/earn/participating-products

Also, it is very important to check those expiration dates. We do not receive any credit for expired Box Tops.

Thank you so much for your support of Orlando Science Middle High School. For questions or thoughts please email me at jmallonee@cfl.rr.com.

Happy Clipping!

Denise Mallonee


Our School System has recently updated our accounts on LinkedIn would love for you to join our network! Please see below for links to the official LinkedIn Company Pages for each of our campuses and feel free to share with current families and alumni.

Middle/High Charter Lunch Menu-May

2018-2019 Lynx Lane Tutoring Schedule

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Check out Orlando Science Technology Drive Campuses Newsletters!

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Orlando Science Middle High Event Calendar

Orlando Science Lynx Lane May Events

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Memorial Day-All Orlando Science Schools Will Be Closed

Monday, May 27th, 7:30am-5:30pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

Lynx Lane 2nd Semester Award Ceremony

Tuesday, May 28th, 8am-3pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

  • 6th Grade: Will take place during 1st
  • 7th grade: Will take place during 3rd and 4th Period
  • 8th grade: Will take place during 6th and 7th Period

Last Day of School

Wednesday, May 29th, 7:30am-5pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

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