Falcon Friday Update-Sept 16, 2022
Olathe South High School
Picture packets and student id's
Colleges Visiting OSHS
Colleges from around the area and from around the country are excited to visit with Falcon students during the lunch period. Students, please feel free to stop by and visit with the following colleges during your lunch period. If you miss any of these visits, please stop by Mr. Wynn’s office to get more information.
- Sept. 12th- Fort Scott Community College
- Sept. 14th- Missouri Western State University
- Sept. 15th- Kansas State University
- Sept. 19th- University of Missouri
- Sept. 22nd- Ottawa University
- Sept. 26th- Oklahoma State University
- Sept. 27th- University of Nebraska
Homecoming Week (Sept 19-24)
- Monday: Minion Monday
- Tuesday: Top Gun Tuesday
- Wednesday: Home Depot dad v Soccer Mom
- Thursday: Jersey Day
- Friday - Falcon spirit wear
- Powderpuff - 6pm @ OS
- Luau - 7-8pm - Yard games and light snacks provided
- NEW THIS YEAR - Powderpuff and Luau are ticketed events. Tickets are $1.00 at the gate and students must show a current student ID or Studentvue Account
Crowning of the King/Queen at halftime of the football game
Homecoming Dance (8-11pm) - $15 per ticket available through Hometown Ticketing - tickets WILL NOT be available at the door.
Suicide Prevention Week at Olathe South
Monday - Journaling for mental health benefits
Tuesday - Ways to help you destress
Wednesday - Sharing positive affirmations
Thursday - Plan for a great future
Friday - Copecakes, exchange a coping skill for a cupcake
If you would like to support the activities for Suicide Prevention week please visit our Amazon wishlist:
FAFSA Completion Night
Attention Falcon Seniors and Families! Please join us on October 5th for our FAFSA Completion night. You’ll have the opportunity to connect with 10 Financial Aid experts who can help assist you in completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid right here at Olathe South. There are 3 sessions you can register for (5:00-5:45 PM, 6:00-6:45 PM, and 7:00-7:45 PM). This is district wide event and space is limited so make sure to register early here: https://forms.gle/ngSdxQaU7DkxjLcw6
If you have any questions, please let your counselor know.
Parent Teacher Conferences
AP Registration and Schedule
We have updated our phone system and some of our prompts have changed. Please see below for all of our prompt options.
1 – Attendance (more information about this below)
2 – Athletic Department
3 – Counseling Office or Registrar
4 – Career Pathways Office, including 21st Century Academies
5 – School Nurse
6 – Student Financial Accounts
7 – Dr. Longenecker’s assistant, Angela Klusman
8 – Main Office
Please see below for the Attendance Office prompts and information.
1 – Late arrivals and all day absences
2 – Passes (please allow 30 minutes for all passes to be processed)
3 – Other attendance information
The attendance office is a 24 hour voicemail line. Please include the following information in your voicemail.
- Spell your student’s first and last name
- Your name and relationship to student
- Phone number where you can be reached
- Reason for their absence/leaving
When picking up your student, you do not need to come up to the school. Your student will sign themselves out at the attendance office and meet you at your car.
Thursday, October 20 - class meeting with Jostens re: graduation announcements, caps and gowns etc.
Thursday, October 27 - Senior yearbook picture retakes
Wednesday, November 2- Jostens graduation orders taken during lunch
Thursday, November 3 - Jostens graduation orders taken during lunch
Wednesday, March 8 - Jostens graduation announcements delivered during lunch
Thursday, March 9 - Jostens graduation announcements delivered before school
Saturday, April 29 - Prom
Monday, May 1 - Academic Awards Night and National Decision Day (the deadline for seniors to pick their college- students recognized during lunch)