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OAK LAWN COMMUNITY

HIGH SCHOOL

THE

TRANSISTION

TO HIGH

SCHOOL


Successful Characteristics

Attendance

Attitude

Work ethic

Maturity

‘Getting involved’

Asking for help


Academics

CREDITS

Each class is 1 credit

Need 46 to graduate

11 credits to be promoted to Grade 10

REQUIRED COURSES

4 years of English

3 years of Math

2 years of Science

4 years of PE

2.5 years of Social Studies

2 years of an elective

1 semester of introduction to Technology/1 semester of Consumer

Education


Service Learning

Service Learning is service without pay to a nonprofit

organization or an individual or group in need

of assistance.

All students must complete 24 hours of Service

Learning


Tools for Success at OLCHS

Ask questions

Follow classroom rules

Complete homework

Discuss concerns with the teacher is there is a

problem

Use the school issued planner to stay organized

Use the Resource Rooms during Study Hall

Make smart, safe decisions each and every day


Typical Grade 9 Schedule

Period 1 – PE/Health

Period 2 – World History (can be taken Sophomore yr)

Period 3 – English I

Period 4 – Intro to Tech/elective

Period 5 – Lunch/Study Hall

Period 6 – Algebra

Period 7 – Biology

Period 8 - Elective


OLCHS Transition Team

All Grade 9 students have adults assigned to them to

ensure success their first year!

Advocate

Counselor

Teachers

Dean

#Hopefully a Coach or Sponsor


Get Involved!!!

OLCHS is proud to provide 25 sports and 29 clubs/

organizations.

Almost all sports, and a few clubs, offer summer

camps

Please check olchs.org for registration forms in April

OLCHS recommends all freshman join two clubs/

sports


QUESTIONS

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING AND ON

BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION,

ADMINISTRATION, AND STAFF WE LOOK

FORWARD TO SEEING YOU IN THE FUTURE.

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