OSSB Panther Paws News

Friday, October 23, 2020 - Week Seven



26 - Students return to OSSB Campus


2 - First Day of Cheerleading Practice 4:30-5:30 online

9 - NO SCHOOL, Veterans Day

10 - NO SCHOOL, Teacher Professional Development

15 - OSSB Dorms Open

25-27 - NO SCHOOL, Thanksgiving Break

Important Medication Reminder

if your Child Requires Medication During The School Day at OSSB

  • Medication should be sent to OSSB nurses in original, properly labeled containers.
  • Medication must be sent for at least 1 month supply, we will not accept medication weekly. Parent can keep meds for weekends and holidays at home then send the rest to school. Please ask your pharmacist to supply an additional medication bottle for school or use empty bottle with the medication label matching medication inside.
  • We will require a spacer for any inhalers.

OSSB Nurses

Desk: 614-468-8889

Mobile: 614-679-2852

Fax: 614-644-8530


Tips for Using Your Cane at OSSB during Covid

Tips for travel

OSD/OSSB Social Emotional Learning Team - Wearing A Mask

Social Story Wearing A Mask

OSSB/OSD Food Nutrition Update from Mr. Jason Franklin

10-26-20 Food Service Update

Wait, Students Return to OSSB Campus, AND it's Spooky Spirit Week?? Sounds like FUN!

All OSSB Spirit Week activities are optional, and

designed to booster school spirit in 2020.

Image shows an orange background with a jack-o-lantern image. Join us at school and from home while we celebrate Spooky Spirit Week for Halloween. Every day of the week has a different theme. Be creative! Find what you have at home to make things work. Post to our shared PhotoCircle! Or text your pictures to Mrs. Sunny Kallstrom 614-636-2081
MONDAY Oct. 26th   Pumpkin Day!  Dress in all orange and black for pumpkin day! Get creative and make a jack-o-lantern t-shirt too! TUESDAY Oct. 27th  	Troll Tuesday!    Crazy hair day! Style your hair like the trolls do! Get colorful too   WEDNESDAY OCT. 28th !	Way Back Wednesday!  Dress up as your favorite decade!  00’s, 90’s, 80’s, 70’s, as far back as your imagination can go!   THURSDAY  Oct. 29th	Costume Day!   Show us your awesome Halloween Costumes   FRIDAY OCT. 30th !	Halloween at Home!  We’re all virtual on Friday, show off your favorite Halloween shirts, jammies, hats, anything goes!

Nothing To Fear With S.E.L. Near...

Each week, a fun theme will be introduced and used as a way to teach students valuable skills that are covered in the Social Emotional Learning Competencies (SEL) and the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC). Next week’s theme is ...HALLOWEEN!

Contact Sally Williams at swilliams@osdb.oh.gov if you have any questions!

Coach Knight and Coach Traucht Want YOU to join the Cheer/Pep Team - November 2nd!

Introducing Fitness Friday - Join In on ZOOM

Starting on Friday, October 30th Mrs. Henry, Ms. Gilliland and Mr. Lee will be offering Fitness Fridays. Each week, new and exciting exercise routines will be offered to participate in. To maximize health benefits, full and active participation is a must. Be ready to sweat! The sessions will start at 9:30 am and run for approximately 45 minutes. Proper dress is required – tennis shoes and exercise clothes. You may want to keep a water bottle nearby during the activity. We encourage everyone to join. It will be a fun time!

Fitness Fridays Zoom Link:


Meeting ID: 998 911 7625

Passcode: Fq36nR

~ Mrs. Henry, Ms. Gilliland and Mr. Lee


OSSB Facebook Page

Click on the link to take you to the OSSB Official Facebook Page!

OSSB Parent Teacher Staff Foundation Facebook Page

The OSSB Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to raising funds to support students and programming at the Ohio State School for the Blind.

The following information is being provided for informational purposes only. Listed events are not sponsored or endorsed by the Ohio State School for the Blind. OSSB does not guarantee the veracity of the information or data provided at these events. In no way is OSSB instructing students and families to participate in the described events.
November 5, 2020 flyer for SST #11, The Power of a Hero, 10 - 11:30am