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 for Monday, March 10
Welcome to Ottawa Township High School - GO PIRATES Lunch Menu: If you have considered attending a military academy you should attend a â€śService Academy Information Sessionâ€ť being offered on Sat. April 12, at Northern Illinois University in DeKa
OTHS Happenings ......
Handbook Review Meeting
A Parent-Student Handbook review meeting will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12th in room 420. Please attend if you have suggested revisions or suggestions for next year's handbook, or if you would like to discuss revisions to be proposed by
2013-14 2nd Semester Calendar Highlights and Master Schedule
Monday, January 6, 2014 Teacher Institute (Emergency Day #1 â€“ Not in Session) Tuesday, January 7, 2014 All Students Report (Emergency Day #2 â€“ Not in Session) Thursday, January 16, 2014 Open House (6:30 to 8:00 p.m.) Friday, January 17,
Teacher of the Year Nomination Forms
Attached is the "Teacher of the Year Nomination Form
2013-14 State Scholars
Ottawa Township High School 2013-14 Illinois State Scholars Kenneth Armstrong Carly Charbonneau Zachary Cofoid Jessica Cunico Darius Dauzvardis Jacob Draper Kyle Durango Miah Edwards Froisland Kristopher Felty Madeline Goetz Nathan Goodchild
Open House Invitation to the Class of 2018
Members of the Class of 2018, Ottawa Township High School cordially invites you to attend its annual Open House. This Open House will take place at Ottawa Township High School, 211 E. Main Street, Ottawa, IL from 6:30 until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, Janu
OTHS Athletic Text Messaging
Here is your up-to-the-minute link to sport cancellations, schedule changes, weather related issues and other important information from the OTHS Athletic Office. Here is how to subscribe at no cost to you. To receive messages via text, text @ohsat to (8
OTHS 2013-14 Testing Calendar
Ottawa Township High School 2013-2014 Testing Calendar FIRST SEMESTER August Friday, August 23, 2013 ACT Registration Deadline for September September Saturday, September 21, 2013 National ACT @ OTHS Friday, September 27, 2013 ACT Registration D
IVCC Dual Credit-2014 Spring Semester
Juniors or Seniors who are currently enrolled in Honors Chemistry or are registered for spring semester (2014) Honors Speech or Advanced Composition have the option of dually enrolling with IVCC for college credit. Registration for these classes begins
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.