Orlando Science Schools Lynx Campus

Issue 36

May 17th 2019 Weekly Newsletter

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Principal's Message

Dear Families and Students,


I would like to congratulate all of our Orcas on completing the last of our assessments, we will continue with our CAPE Industry Certification Exams next week. We will also return to our normal Early Release Wednesdays for the remainder of the year.


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.


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!


Congratulations to Mr. Lakner on being nominated as the Lynx Lane April Teacher of the Month! We would also like to congratulate our student-athletes who were awarded during the 2018-2019 OSS Athletics Banquet.


We would like to thank everyone who came out and supported our International Night last night, the event was a huge success and we could not have done it without you!


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


Respectfully,

Abdulaziz Yalcin, M.Ed

Principal

Orlando Science Schools-Middle/High

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OSS Yearbook Sales have been extended!

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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/

April Teacher of the Month-Mr. Lakner

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Lakner has been nominated as our April Teacher of the Month! Mr. Lakner was nominated by his colleagues for going above and beyond and always willing to lend a hand! Congratulations Mr. Lakner and thank you for all that you do!

2018-2019 Sports Banquet

The 2018-2019 Athletics Sports Banquet was held on Monday, May 6th, 2019 at the Orlando Science Tech HS Campus. The event honored those student-athletes who participated in Middle School Basketball, Middle School Soccer, and Fencing! Congratulations to the students listed below on being selected as Most Valuable Player, Most Improved and Sportsmanship.


Soccer:

MVP- Gael T.

Most Improved- Anya G.

Sportsmanship- Emmalea S.



Basketball:

MVP- Shrey P.

Most Improved- Charlie R.

Sportsmanship- Rocco G.

8th Grade Graduation-5.24.2019

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All of your 8th Grade Graduation Information can be found by selecting the link below. Here you will find Dress Code Details, Parking Fees and Locations, Event Details and the 8th Grade Graduation Early Departure Form due by 3 PM Thursday, May 23rd, 2019.

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

Memorial Day(No School)-5.27.19

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2nd Semester Award Ceremony-5.28.19

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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!


Respectfully,

The OSS Science Olympiad Program

Locker & Lost/Found Clean Out-5.29.19

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Text Book and Library Book reminder

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COMPETITION MATH SUMMER CAMP 2019

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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

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High School ordering infromation

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Pizza Day Every Thursday

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4th Quarter Report Card Information

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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!

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

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-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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Last Day to Submit Parent Climate Survey

Friday, May 17th, 11:45pm

This is an online event.

8th Grade Gradventure

Friday, May 17th, 4pm

6000 Universal Boulevard

Orlando, FL

End of Year Science Olympiad Meeting

Tuesday, May 21st, 6-7pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

6th & 7th Grade End of Year Field Trip

Thursday, May 23rd, 9am-2pm

8375 International Drive

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

  • 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

Locker Clean Out

Wednesday, May 29th, 12-4pm

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, 7:30am-5pm

2427 Lynx Lane

Orlando, FL

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