Middle School Newsletter

Week of September 21, 2021

πŸ“’AnnouncementsπŸ“’

Yearbooks

2021 yearbooks are available to purchase. If you are interested in purchasing a yearbook email betsy.gregory@ocssaints.org


Saints 5K
Mark your calendars for November 6 for our 3rd Annual Saints 5K. Make plans to join the fun and think about how you would like to be involved in one of our favorite community events of the year. Check out the links below to find out more information.

Contact ocssaints5k@ocssaints.org with questions.



Saints Spirit Store

Come shop at the Saints Spirit Store located in the old upper elementary building on Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. We will also be set up at high school home football games through half-time.


VFW Patriot's Pen Scholarships

Patriotic Essay Writing Competition Grand Prize $5,000 Award - Go to VFW Scholarships: Pick Youth Scholarships VFW click on highlighted forms and print. Essays must be postmarked by October, 31

πŸ—“οΈSAVE THE DATES FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL πŸ—“οΈ



Wednesday, September 22-See You At The Pole 7:15 a.m.in front of the Middle School. This will be a time of group prayer led by our high school chaplains and STUCO students. SPO will be providing donuts as well.


Friday, September 24- New Student Luncheon @ 11:50 a.m., the Admissions Office will be hosting a luncheon for all new middle school students. Please do not order lunch for your child on this day.


Thursday, September 30- 6th & 7th grade elective classes will rotate to their new classes - Rosters will be posted by the concession

Tuesday, October 12- Pink Out Day for OCS- Remember to wear pink to support cancer awareness

Wednesday, October 13- Middle School Exploration Day- This will be a half day of school

Thursday, October 14 thru Monday, October 18- Fall Break- No classes

Tuesday, October 19- 8th grade elective classes will rotate to their new elective classes-Rosters will be posted by the concession

Wednesday, October 27- Make-Up Day for School Pictures


Homecoming Dress Up Days Tuesday, October 19- thru Friday, October 22

Tuesday, October 19-tba

Wednesday, October 20-St.Patrick's Day

Thursday, October 21-Christmas

Friday, October 22-4th of July

Friday, October 22 - Homecoming Football Game- OCS vs Perry @ 7pm

Lunch Helpers


Week of Tuesday, September 21

6th Grade-Beck Franklin, Connor Franklin, Walt Free & Natalie Garcia

7th Grade-Graham Eliot, Millie Emig, Adlee England, Byron Epperson

8th Grade-Dylan Fisher, Grey Franklin, Charlotte Free & Mae Mae Freiberg

🏐 πŸƒπŸˆ Middle School Sports🏈 πŸƒπŸ


🏈Football Schedule🏈


September 27 Heritage Hall - MS/JV Away 5:00/6:30

October 4 Independence Charter - MS Away 5:00

October 11 Millwood - MS/JV Home 5:00/6:30

October 18 GMAC Conference Game - MS CCS TBD

October 18 Christian Heritage Academy - JV Home 6:30


🏐 Volleyball Schedule 🏐


September 21 Community Christian Away 4:00/5:00

September 23 Oakdale Away 4:00/5:00

September 24-25 GMAC Tournament CCS TBD

πŸƒ Cross Country Schedule πŸƒ


Tuesday, September 21- @ Lindsay TBA

πŸŽˆπŸŽ‰Happy BirthdayπŸŽ‰πŸŽˆ

πŸŽ‚πŸŽˆMake sure to wish these friends a Happy Birthday !! πŸŽ‚πŸŽˆ



September 22- Lincoln Lawrence

September 25- Jayda Metheny ,Ty Neatherlin & Breeli Breeden

September 28- Hank Redwine

Reminders

Students that are in a 7th hour sport will NOT be released any earlier than 3:10 p.m. Please do not line up in the carpool line any earlier than 3:10p.m. Thank you


COVID Information
We are relieved to give students some freedom but also desire to keep students as safe as possible. Please read through these precautions as many have lifted or changed slightly from last year and visit our Covid-19 webpage with more details.




Absence or Tardy

Please call or email the middle school office when your child is going to be absent or late to school. Phone 405-341-2265 ext 142 or email kstillwell@ocssaints.org



πŸ” Key Cards πŸ”

Please use your Key Card to open the MS/SC doors. Do not ring the bell-

New students if we have not taken your photo for the key card please see the office at break time to get that done. Replacement cards cost $15


Chapel Dress-Reminder that every Wednesday is chapel dress. Please refer to the student handbook for dress guidelines here.

OCS Lunch Service


Cafeteria
Students may bring their lunch or purchase a lunch through Heritage Kitchens. Please sign up here. The password is OCS1. Lunches are pre-ordered and pre-paid through their site.

Middle School Schedule (M, Tues, Th, Fri)

M,T,TH,F

Advisory and 1st - 8:00-8:55

2nd- 9:00-9:45

3rd- 9:45-11:00

4th - 11:05-11:50

Lunch/Break 11:50-12:25

5th- 12:30-1:15

6th-1:20-2:05

7th-2:10-2:55

Middle School CHAPEL Schedule (Wednesday)


Wednesday


Advisory & 1st- 8:00-8:50

Chapel -8:55-9:35

Break 9:35-9:45

2nd- 9:50-10:30

3rd -10:35-11:15

4th- 11:20-12:00

Lunch/Break 12:00-12:35

5th-12:40-1:20

6th- 1:25-2:05

7th-2:10-2:55