Orlando Science Schools Lynx Campus

April 22nd-26th 2019 Weekly Reminders

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Stay in the Know and Follow OSS MH on Social Media!

2018-2019 Lynx Lane Teacher Appreciation Week-4/29/19 to 5/3/2019

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We will be holding our annual Teacher Appreciation Week during the week of April 29th, 2019- May 3rd, 2019. Below you will find the schedule for the week's events, along with the link of donations needed. If you are not able to donate but would like to contribute funds to purchase items please select the SCHOOL PAY link below. We greatly appreciate your help!


Monday-Panera Sponsored Breakfast, Tuesday-Pot Luck Lunch, Wednesday-Cookie Party

Thursday-Ice Cream Party and Friday-Teacher Grams

Sign Up Now for Lynx Lane 4th Quarter Parent Teacher Conference Nights!

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The Lynx Lane 4th and final Parent Teacher Conference Nights for the 2018-2019 School Year will be held on the dates and times listed above. Please review ALL of the information found in the link below before requesting more information.


You may begin signing up for a time slot beginning at 7 PM tomorrow Saturday, April 20th, 2019, using the link below.

2018-2019 OSS MH Yearbook Sales extended-Order Yours today!

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2018-19 Lynx Lane Assessment Calendar

Below you will find the 2018-2019 Lynx Lane Assesment Calendar, please keep these dates in mind when planning any upcoming appointments and vacations. It is also important to note that on the following days listed below we will not be holding our regular early release schedule, instead, we will follow our standard release schedule to allow more time for testing.


  • May 1st 2019-7th Grade will be released at 2:48PM & 6th and 8th Grade will be released at 2:52PM
  • May 8th 2019-7th Grade will be released at 2:48PM & 6th and 8th Grade will be released at 2:52PM
  • May 15th 2019-7th Grade will be released at 2:48PM & 6th and 8th Grade will be released at 2:52PM
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8th Grade Graduation Event, Slideshow and Early Departure Information

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Graduation Information

The Orlando Science 2019 8th Graduation will take place on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport(9300 Jeff Fuqua Boulevard, Orlando Fl 32827) from 6:30-8:00 PM.


Parking: $4 Self Park/$7 Valet Park


8th Grade Orcas must arrive at the Hyatt between 5:15-5: 30 PM. Caps, gowns, and tassels must be worn upon arrival.

Proper Dress Code is required for ALL 8th Grade Orcas, please refer to the dress code handout that was emailed home to all 8th Grade Parents/Guardians.


Guests may arrive between 5:15-6: 30 PM and may begin seating at 5:30 PM, we ask that you limit only four(4) guests per student due to limited seating.

8th Grade Graduation Early Departure

8th Grade Families,


Graduation for your students will take place on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport. We understand that this is typically a busy day for our 8th-grade families as they prepare for graduation, so for May 24th only we will allow early departure from school. In order for ED to take place, you must have the form completed below by 3 PM Thursday, May 23rd, 2018. We will not be accepting any responses after this date. If a response is not submitted your student will be picked up during our regular dismissal time frame. Please keep in mind students must be picked up from the dismissal area beginning from 12:00PM-12: 30 PM. Please note by signing your student up you are agreeing to pick them up in the dismissal area between 12:00 and 12:30 pm if you do not pick your student up at this time you will have to wait until dismissal.No 8th grade student will be permitted to leave through the front office on this day. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Caggiano.

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

8th Grade Orcas, It is time to request your 2019-20 school year courses!


Take time to carefully select possible courses in the order of your preference. Due to class size restrictions, prerequisites and your academic readiness, you may not be assigned the classes you requested. Sometimes, your last choice is the only option that will work when creating a schedule. Therefore, please complete all of the course categories including the contingency (back-up) course offerings. We will try our best to accommodate your requests. All final placement decisions will be made by the administration and guidance departments after reviewing students' end of year grades and test scores.


If you are not satisfied with your schedule or have different needs, please do not hesitate to email Mr. I until the end of the first two weeks of the new school year. Students should check their high school graduation requirements from the Florida Department of Education's website.


Please feel free to see Mr. I for further questions. FLDOE Graduation Requirement: http://www.fldoe.org/core/fileparse.php/7764/urlt/1415forwardflyer.pdf For detailed course description please visit http://www.cpalms.org/Public/search/Course . For information about the AP classes please visit https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/apcourse

OSS Welcomes new School Resource Officer, Stan Klem to the OSS Family!

We are pleased to welcome to the OSS Family our new School Resource Officer, Stan Klem! He worked for 25 years at the Orlando Police Department where he retired with the rank of Lieutenant. He was the sergeant for all the SROs in Orlando for 3 years. In March he decided to come back after his daughter, Ms. Klem, became an OSHS teacher. His mission is to keep OSS safe, we look forward to having a seasoned officer on all of the OSS campuses. If you see him, be sure to make him feel welcome Orcas!

oscar's Eggstravaganza-4.24.2019

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RSVP to the last PVO meeting of the 2018-2019 School Year-4.24.19

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Panda Express Spirit Night-4.29.2019

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3rd Annual OSS Sports Banquet-5.6.19

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OSS CPK Spirit Night-Friday 5.10.2019

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OSS Chipotle Spirit Night-5.13.2019

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Lynx Lane International Night-5.16.19

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Sign Up to Volunteer at the Lynx Lane International Night-5.10.2019

Pizza Day Every Thursday

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Moving Across Literacy Challenge

The Moving Across Literacy Challenge for the 2018-2019 School Year is officially underway! Each number listed below the grade level is the number of book slips grade level students have submitted that they read! For every 25th Book Slip submitted that student will win a small prize. Congratulations to our first sets of winners, if your name is listed below please see Mrs. Sturm in RM 124 for your prize!


Yusra L(8th Grade), Eman A(8th Grade), Siva D(7th Grade), Alika M(6th Grade), Preston S(8h Grade), Kyla P-B(8th Grade), Jayden H(8th Grade), Ishaan D(7th Grade), Aidan B(7th Grade), Hamza T(6th Grade), Leo B.(6th Grade), Ashuana K(7th Grade), Joshua O(6th Grade), Aaliyah A(6th Grade), Rushi P(6th Grade), Aleena (7th), Robert D(6th), Ethan R(6th), Ishaan D.(7th),

Hemi P(7th).

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OSS PARTNERS WITH THE ORANGE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM

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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!

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.

Lynx Lane April Orcas Birthdays

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3rd Annual PVO Sponsored Fall Festival Fundraiser

Lynx Lane Important Questions and Answers

4th Quarter Progress Report & Report Card Dates

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Ways to Give Back to Your School!

AmazonSmile

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.

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/20-3366305

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


https://www.officedepot.com/cm/school-supplies/give-back

BOXTOPS

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

linkedin

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-April

Lynx Lane Lost and Found Clean out

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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 April & May Events

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Lynx Lane Teacher Appreciation Spirit Week

Monday, April 22nd, 7:30am to Friday, April 26th, 5pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

Passes for this event are no longer on sale. Students who pre-purchased a pass may dress down for the event. Students who did not purchase a pass and chose to dress down will be considered out of dress code.

Oscar's Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt

Wednesday, April 24th, 3-6pm

2611 Technology Drive

Orlando, FL

Attention Orlando Science K-12 Families: The OSHS SGA cordially invites all OSS K-12 students and families to "Oscar's Eggstravaganza: Egg Hunt! The event will take place on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 from 3:00-6:00 PM at the OSS Technology Drive Field!


Proceeds from this event will benefit the Nathaniel's Hope Organization. The cost is $2 to attend per student and includes all games and activities. Food combos will also be available for purchase for $5!


Join us for a hopping good time!

Last OSS k-12 PVO Meeting of 2018-2019 School year

Wednesday, April 24th, 6-8pm

2600 Technology Drive

Orlando, FL

Orlando Science Families,

Join the OSS K-12 PVO Team on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 at the Orlando Science High School Technology Drive Campus from 6:00-8: 00 PM for our next meeting.

First hour both PVOs will meet together for the Fall Festival update meeting and the second hour we will break off into our respective PVO groups to review and discuss the agendas for our specific campuses.


RSVP using the link below

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0949a9aa23a6f94-wednesday2

Lynx Lane Teacher Appreciation Week

Monday, April 29th, 7:30am to Friday, May 3rd, 5pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

OSS Panda Express Fundraiser Event

Monday, April 29th, 4-8pm

2655 East Colonial Drive

Orlando, FL

Join OSS and Panda Express for a Fundraiser Event! Bring the flyer found below, at the front desk, weekly newsletter or on your smartphone. Be sure to tell the cashier you're with OSS. 20% of event sales will be donated to Orlando Science Middle School. Online orders use CODE 268682 at in the promo box at checkout!


English Flyer

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1x7gyFcpQ7nO7IdR6asB7knjIPzYqMRSd/view?usp=sharing


Spanish Flyer

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1QZc08BYanVQ3mzx2HO_CYR7WwsHAM4g8/view?usp=sharing

4th Quarter Parent Teacher Conference Night

Tuesday, April 30th, 4:30-6:30pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

The Lynx Lane 4th and final Parent Teacher Conference Nights for the 2018-2019 School Year will be held on 4/30/2019, 5/1/2019, 5/8/2019 and 5/9/2019 from 4:30-6: 30 PM. Please review ALL of the information found in the link below before requesting more information. You may begin signing up for a time slot beginning at 7 PM on Saturday, April 20th, 2019, using the link below.


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0949a9aa23a6f94-lynx6

4th Quarter Parent Teacher Conference Night

Wednesday, May 1st, 4:30-6:30pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

The Lynx Lane 4th and final Parent Teacher Conference Nights for the 2018-2019 School Year will be held on 4/30/2019, 5/1/2019, 5/8/2019 and 5/9/2019 from 4:30-6: 30 PM. Please review ALL of the information found in the link below before requesting more information. You may begin signing up for a time slot beginning at 7 PM on Saturday, April 20th, 2019, using the link below.


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0949a9aa23a6f94-lynx6

3rd Annual OSS Sports Banquet

Monday, May 6th, 6-7:30pm

2600 Technology Drive

Orlando, FL

Orca Athletes (MS Soccer, MS Basketball, and Fencing) are cordially invited to the 3rd Annual OSS Sports Banquet on Monday, May 6th, 2019 at the OSHS Cafeteria from 6:00-7: 30 PM. Orca athletes are free to attend, guest tickets are available via the SchoolPay link below. The deadline to purchase guest tickets and RSVP to Mrs. Mulligan is Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 by 5 PM. No tickets will be sold at the door, please submit SCHOOLPAY confirmation number and amount of tickets purchased to Mrs. Mulligan by the deadline above. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Mrs. Mulligan.


https://www.schoolpay.com/pay/for/20182019-Sports-Banquet-Meal-Tickets/Sdf2Mb0

4th Quarter Parent Teacher Conference Night

Wednesday, May 8th, 4:30-6:30pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

The Lynx Lane 4th and final Parent Teacher Conference Nights for the 2018-2019 School Year will be held on 4/30/2019, 5/1/2019, 5/8/2019 and 5/9/2019 from 4:30-6: 30 PM. Please review ALL of the information found in the link below before requesting more information. You may begin signing up for a time slot beginning at 7 PM on Saturday, April 20th, 2019, using the link below.


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0949a9aa23a6f94-lynx6

4th Quarter Parent Teacher Conference Night

Thursday, May 9th, 4:30-6:30pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

The Lynx Lane 4th and final Parent Teacher Conference Nights for the 2018-2019 School Year will be held on 4/30/2019, 5/1/2019, 5/8/2019 and 5/9/2019 from 4:30-6: 30 PM. Please review ALL of the information found in the link below before requesting more information. You may begin signing up for a time slot beginning at 7 PM on Saturday, April 20th, 2019, using the link below.


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0949a9aa23a6f94-lynx6

OSS California Pizza Kitchen Spirit Night

Friday, May 10th, 11am

4200 Conroy Road

Orlando, FL

Join OSS and California Pizza Kitchen for Pizza for a Purpose on Friday, May 10th, 2019. Bring in the flyer found below or at the front desk and CPK will donate 20% of your check to the Orlando Science Science Olympiad Team! Purchases include dine in, take out, catering and all beverages!


https://drive.google.com/file/d/1s6wryeuF9-dJuKHf_AfNiD6TsuwB8al4/view?usp=sharing

OSS Chipotle Spirit Night

Monday, May 13th, 4-8pm

2903 East Colonial Drive

Orlando, FL

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Orlando Science Middle School. Come into the Chipotle at 2903 East Colonial Drive in Orlando on Monday, May 13th between 4:00pm and 8:00pm. Bring in the flyer below, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 33% of the proceeds will be donated to Orlando Science Middle School.


English Flyer

https://drive.google.com/file/d/15auoRiYf42j5HTP-CDZennyvapm-dFRx/view?usp=sharing


Spanish Flyer

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1zYG4sTlUhpAVR3XuDqUKgIhQPfwPKh1G/view?usp=sharing

Lynx Lane International Night

Thursday, May 16th, 5-8pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

The cost to attend is $1, all Lynx Lane Students who attend will earn a dress down day on Friday, May 17th, 2019.

8th Grade Gradventure

Friday, May 17th, 4pm

6000 Universal Boulevard

Orlando, FL

Last Day to Submit 8th Grade Graduation Early Departure Form

Thursday, May 23rd, 3pm

This is an online event.

Hello 8th Grade Lynx Lane Families,


Graduation for your students will take place on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport. We understand that this is typically a busy day for our 8th-grade families as they prepare for graduation, so for May 24th only we will allow early departure from school. In order for ED to take place, you must have the form completed below by 3PM Thursday, May 23rd, 2018. We will not be accepting any responses after this date. If a response is not submitted your student will be picked up during our regular dismissal time frame. Please keep in mind students must be picked up from the dismissal area beginning from 12:00PM-12: 30 PM. Please note by signing your student up you are agreeing to pick them up in the dismissal area between 12:00 and 12:30 pm if you do not pick your student up at this time you will have to wait until dismissal.No 8th grade student will be permitted to leave through the front office on this day. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Caggiano.


https://forms.gle/ge66Gm8UC6GRMa7KA

8th Grade Graduation

Friday, May 24th, 5:30pm

9300 Jeff Fuqua Boulevard

Orlando, FL


The Orlando Science 2019 8th Graduation will take place on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport(9300 Jeff Fuqua Boulevard, Orlando Fl 32827) from 6:30-8:00 PM.


Parking: $4 Self Park/$7 Valet Park


8th Grade Orcas must arrive at the Hyatt between 5:15-5: 30 PM. Caps, gowns, and tassels must be worn upon arrival.

Proper Dress Code is required for ALL 8th Grade Orcas, please refer to the dress code handout that was emailed home to all 8th Grade Parents/Guardians.


Guests may arrive between 5:15-6: 30 PM and may begin seating at 5:30 PM, we ask that you limit only four(4) guests per student due to limited seating.


For details please select the link below:


https://www.smore.com/n1exd-2019-oss-8th-grade-graduation

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

  • 7th grade: Will take place during 1st and 2nd Period
  • 8th grade: Will take place during 3rd and 4th Period
  • 6th grade: Will take place during 6th and 7th Period

Locker Clean Out

Tuesday, April 9th, 11am-4pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

Locker Cleanout will take place during 5th through 7th period. Students are required to remove ALL items from their lockers by 4 PM, Wednesday, May 29th, 2019. Any items left behind after this date and time will be properly discarded or donated.

Last Day of School

Wednesday, May 29th, 3:30-5:30am

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

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