Owatonna High School

Fall News & Updates


We are so excited to have you all back with us next week! Please read below for details about our time together so you are ready to learn on Day 1!!


SCHOOL DAY: 8:10am - 2:40pm

(OHS doors will open at 7:55am - REPORT DIRECTLY TO 1st HOUR)

Weds. Sept 2 - GROUP 1 First Day (Go directly to 1st Hour)

Thurs. Sept 3 - GROUP 2 First Day (Go directly to 1st Hour)

Fri. Sept 4 - No School - Labor Day Holiday

Mon. Sept 7 - No School - Labor Day Holiday

Tues. Sept 8 - Group 1

Weds. Sept 9 - Distance Learning Day

Thurs. Sept 10 - Group 2

Fri. Sept 11 - Group 2

Mon. Sept 14 - Group 1

Tues. Sept 15 - Group 1

Weds. Sept 16 - Distance Learning Day

Thurs. Sept 17 - Group 2

Fri. Sept 18 - Group 2


MASKS - All students are REQUIRED to wear a mask to school. One reusable mask will be given to you on your first day!

COMPUTER & CHARGER - Bring your Chromebook with you everyday and charged!

NOTEBOOK/PEN/PENCIL - Bring these items so you are ready to work on day 1!

WATER BOTTLE - Drinking fountains spigots may not be used but the bottle fillers are still working!

BACKPACK - We will not assign lockers so bring a backpack to carry your items.


Group 1 and Group 2 attendance will be taken on designated in-person attendance days. Wednesday attendance is for ALL students and will be taken to show you are doing online work. Teachers may require students (Hybrid & Distance) to engage virtually with them or the class on any school day and may record an absence if you do not attend. You are REQUIRED to attend ALL ONLINE class meetings. If you have a job, please inform your employer that you cannot work during the school day.


Beginning September 2nd - Check in DAILY on SCHOOLOGY and your SCHOOL EMAIL for teacher guided work and directions. You may be expected to join classes virtually for some learning and other activities will be done independently. Your teacher will guide your expectations.

Also, your teacher may set aside course materials for you in the main auditorium lobby. These resources are available for pick-up or return on Wednesdays from 7:30am-3:00pm. Teachers will let you know if you have items and this will begin on Wednesday, September 9th.


All students should have received a Chromebook. If you still need a Chromebook - We will have them available on Tuesday, September 1st from 8am-2pm. Please enter at the Main Entrance and you will be directed where to go.

Need Technology Support? Contact us at the Technology Hotline (507) 444-8630 or by email at technology@isd761.org

Family Letters with all Information for 1st Quarter

Owatonna High School

Kory Kath, Principal

Hollie Jeska, Assistant Principal

Phil Wiken, Assistant Principal