The mission of Ottawa Township High School, in a cooperative effort with students, parents and community, is to educate students in a safe, positive, challenging environment which promotes responsible citizenship and active lifelong learning.Ottawa Township High School has the responsibility to: Help students grow intellectually, personally, physically, and socially in proportion to their abilities to the extent that they will assume an increasing obligation for their own education, personal well-being, and social awareness. Reaffirm our commitment to a government of the people and to encourage the obligations of good citizenship and respect for law and order. Guide students in developing skills, attitudes, and habits needed by effective leaders and intelligent followers. Demonstrate that many fields of knowledge are inter-related and that each area can contribute significantly to studentâ€™s intellectual growth.
Announcements March 27, 2017
Homeroom Announcements March 27, 2017 Lunch for Today: Corn Dog, Salad, Fruit, and Milk COUNSELING CENTER Attention Seniors: Allison Baker with the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will be giving a presentation on Heading to College thi
Finest of the Fine Arts 2017
Ottawa Township High School Finest of the Fine Arts Friday, March 17, 2017 Begins at 7:00 Doors open at 6:15 Tickets: $6.00 General Admission
Naplate Temporary Bus Pick Up Location
OTHS students who live in Naplate and ride the bus to school, the temporary bus pick up location will be at Vittone Park.
Information for Displaced Families
If your family has been displaced due to the storm and your child will require alternative transportation to school, please contact the high school main office at 815-433-1323.
Emotional Crisis Support Available
[Image:hdtheme_logo.png] Emotional Crisis Support Available Our thoughts and concerns go out to all of those affected by yesterday's storms. We will be offering emotional crisis support services in our Ottawa office location at: 727 East Etna Road Ottaw
Congratulations to the OTHS Chess Team Kelby Swanson scored 6.5 points and placed 3rd in state at board 4 during the State Chess Tournament in Peoria Saturday, February 11, 2017. Other outstanding individual performances were turned in by Andrew Felty
Robotic Engineering Challenge
On Friday, February 10th, Ottawa Technology Student association competed at Joliet Junior college in the Robotic Engineering Challenge Â Ottawa took 3rd place with the team of Nathan Taylor Christopher ThompsonÂ Tyler Lehman Joey Trupiano Â T
Disclosure of Federal Participation
Projects or programs funded in whole or in part with Federal grant money must credit the Federal government for the Federal government's portion of the financial support.
This web page citation informs the public that the use of Federal dollars in the Ottawa Township High School District #140 meets the Stevens Amendment requirement. Staff development opportunities, resource purchases and personnel have been funded in whole or in part with federal entitlement dollars.
Ottawa Township High School will not tolerate harassing, intimidating conduct, or bullying whether verbal, physical, or visual, that affects the tangible benefits of education, that unreasonably interferes with a studentâ€™s educational performance, or th