Weekly Update

John Overton High School

November 22-26

No School November 24 -26

There will be no school Wednesday, November 24 - Friday, November 26. When we return on Monday, November 29 it will be an A day.

Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Meredith McGinnis who was named the 2022 Overton Teacher of the Year. Ms. McGinnis teaches AVID, Global Perspectives, and the College Prep PLT class.
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Governor's School Application Deadlines & Help Sessions

Completed applications and recommendations are due to your academy school counselor by the following dates:

  • Wednesday, December 15 All other Governor's School Applications

Application and Essay Help Sessions

Sessions will be held during PLT. There are a limited number of spots for each session.

  • Thursday, December 2 (Room 144)
  • Wednesday, December 8 (Room 144)

Register to attend at: https://bit.ly/GovsSchoolApplicationHelp

Get Ready for Grease

The Bobcat Players will present the musical Grease from December 2 - 6 in the auditorium. Tickets are $11 and on sale at Go Fan

All shows start at 7:00 PM, except for the Sunday, December 5 matinee at 3:00

Do you need a new picture in Schoology/Infinite Campus?

· We want every Bobcat to have a picture in Infinite Campus and Schoology. Every student without a picture in the system who comes to the Library to get a picture taken OR submits a picture to us, will receive a gift card for a FREE Bojangles chicken sandwich. (Offer good through Friday Nov. 19th)

To see if you’re one of those students check with a teacher or librarian.

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Are you looking for way to get involved? Consider joining one of Overton’s clubs. General club information can be found at Overton Clubs. Students should listen to morning announcements, read the Weekly Update, and check out bulletin boards around the building for more information.

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Contact information

Our staff is happy to answer your questions :

Overton office hours are 7:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Overton Contact List

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Social Media

Overton High School has a very active social media what will keep you informed of information going on throughout our school, our district, and our community. We encourage you to follow us on Twitter @OvertonMNPS and/or Instagram @Overtonbobcats for the most up to date information.