Newsletter Week of November 11



Emmy Reichenberger
Grade 10
Acrylic Painting

November 16, 17, 21 and 22 we'll have one hour W hour class periods so the Marching Band can practice for the upcoming Holiday parades.


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Do you know a distinguished alumnus from Oshkosh West High School?

The November 30 deadline to submit nominees for the 2023 OWHS Distinguished Alumni Award is quickly approaching.  Do you know an Oshkosh West Distinguished Alumni?  How about someone who has made significant contributions to the music or athletic programs?  Each year West honors a variety of individuals who have excelled in their professions, are role models and/or provide leadership to our students.  Please visit to submit nominations for these Oshkosh West awards.  See previous alumni here.

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Conference sign ups will be open to all families starting on November 11th and will remain open until midnight on November 16th. Here are the directions on how to sign up for a conference. PT Conferences are scheduled for November 21st from 4-7pm.


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!!



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!!




Click on the above graphic for information on the Express Admissions Event for the Oshkosh, Fond du Lac or Fox Cities Campus of UWO.  No application essay required if you apply at this event!!  Receive an admissions decision before you leave!!  NOVEMBER 15





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.







Outdoor Adventure Club will be planning ski trips this year! Got any ideas for a fun weekend ski trip destination?Or... Interested in chaperoning? Contact John Mueller @

We've had some questions about our Exam Schedule, so we thought we'd share this early for those who schedule things early!

The Oshkosh Recreation Department is accepting registrations for the High School Basketball League.  The high school league is offered to those boys/girls in grades 9-12 who are not participating on a high school basketball team for their school.  Registration forms are only available in the Recreation Department Office, 425 Division Street, 7:30am-4:30pm.  Entries are due on or before Tuesday, November 22.  League play begins Saturday, December 3.  Teams must be coached by a parent.  For more information, please contact (920) 424-0150.

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 or

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!!



Yearbooks are on sale until December 22nd. They can be purchased at the school bank or ordered online (go to They are $55 until Christmas. We only pre-order what has been paid for. If there are extras at the end of the year, they will be $60. Pre-order early, because we’re never sure how many extras we’ll have!!




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.


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