Newsletter Week of January 27
This week our Juniors completed the ACT practice tests. The next step in ACT preparation is that one day each week, Juniors will be engaged in ACT test preparation lessons. On these days we will run a 45 minute W Hour. Next week this preparation will take place on Tuesday, January 31.
SNOWBLAST week we'll be running a ONE hour W hour schedule to have time for all the fun activities!!
Attention West Athletes! Are you looking to improve your athletic performance? Starting second semester, we will be opening the weight room in the morning before the school day starts. This will be a great resource for you to get in the extra work you need to take your performances to the next level. This will run from 6:30am - 7:15am Monday through Thursday. Come join the Wildcat Athletes chop wood and carry water. If you have any questions please reach out to your coaches or the Phy Ed staff for more information.
Are you interested in learning more about the local, county, and state government? Would you like to have the opportunity to represent Oshkosh West as a Badger Boy or a Badger Girl? Oshkosh West is looking for 3 boys and 2 girls to represent our school!
CLICK HERE to get more information!
May 1 - AP Government and Politics, 58 students, 11/12th grade
May 3 - AP English Literature and Composition, 14 students, 12th grade
May 4 - AP Statistics, 17 students, 11/12th grade
May 5 - AP US History, 79 students, 10/11th grade
May 5 - AP European History, 46 students, 10th grade
May 9 - AP English Language and Composition, 13 students, 12th grade
May 11 - AP World History, 15 students, 9th grade
If you have questions, please contact
call 920-424-4090 ext 6254
Jasmine Vang -Freshman- click on picture for larger view
Come take a look at our Counseling Website! You can find important information including graduation requirements, counseling office staff contact info, scheduling info and more!!
Are you a current junior or senior that is interested in a career in law enforcement or related career? The Wisconsin American Legion Law Enforcement Career Academy (WALLECA) is the perfect experience for you! This program of The Wisconsin American Legion is a 6 day academy held at the Wisconsin State Patrol academy at Ft. McCoy. The academy is scheduled for July 24 – 28, 2023. Cadets attend at no cost, as we are supported by valued sponsors. The cadets are housed at the dorms at the State Patrol Academy.
The academy consists of 26 female and 26 male cadets. The cadets are chosen from their applications that they submit. The link to the application is attached below. The application requires signatures from a parent, a school counselor and a law enforcement professional. We want students who are in good standing at their school and in their community as they are the future law enforcement professionals. The students who are chosen to attend will be notified in April.
The curriculum consists of fire arms training, physical training, ethics, crime scene investigation, arrest tactics, OWI enforcement, Department of Natural Resources, Human trafficking, and many more classes.
Many of our graduates are already working in law enforcement professions. They credit this academy with their success.
The application for the Wisconsin American Legion is due March 31, 2023. The completed application can be saved, then completed, printed for the required signatures, then mailed to:
Wisconsin American Legion Law Enforcement Career Academy
P.O. Box 388
Portage, WI 53901
Or scanned and emailed to:
https://wilegion.org/walleca/ - Link to application. The application is in the toolbox on the right side of the page.
Come check out our Award Winning Newspaper staffed by our own Wildcats!! You can see so much more on this website, pictures, web packages and past issues!! Come see!!
Did you know our Counseling Office lists job opportunities!? Check this link out, we're adding more all the time!
We have multiple openings for food service jobs! Make some extra money for the Holidays while your kids are at school. Both full and part time positions available.
If you receive a call that your student was marked absent for one or more period and you think it was a mistake, have your student go to Student Services and they can get a slip to clear it up. If you forgot to call, you still can. Call or email the attendance office to clear it up! Email Kendall.Sander@oshkosh.k12.wi.us or Marcia.Gonzalez@oshkosh.k12.wi.us
Did you know we have a Facebook page and post daily announcements and other information and updates? Check us out, like our page and see what's going on daily!!
Have you ever wondered how you can help your high school student in math? Here's a link to our CPM website with lots of great information for parents. You can work with them on how to ask questions or give advice for working in teams. There are also parent tips of the week located at the bottom. https://cpm.org/help-your-
West News & Information
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- Student Travel Opportunities at OWHS
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