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.
City of Ottawa Notification - Parking Lot closed May 25
Please see attached memorandum from the City of Ottawa. The parking area know as the "Lower Lots" will be closed to the public on Friday, May 25, 2018. Thank you for your attention to this matter.
Announcements for Tuesday, May 22
Lunch today is Chefâ€™s Choice.Â Also, a reminder from the cafeteria â€“ all lunch balances are due today and must be paid in full. CLUBS/MEETINGS/GENERAL INFO On Friday, May 25, the City of Ottawa will close the parking area known as the â€ślower lots
Sports Physicals at OTHS with OSF Healthcare on May 29
OTHS will have OSF Healthcare physicians, athletic trainers, nurses and clinical support on site to complete sports physicals for students. Please call 815-431-5746, ext 70125 to schedule. Walk-ins accepted as well. Please see flyer below for more de
Survey for Post-Secondary Technology Skills at OTHS
OTHS is asking for feedback on post-secondary technology skills in order to better serve our students.Â If you are or know of a 2015, 2016, or 2017 OTHS graduate, please complete or share the following survey:Â http://bit.ly/OTHSgradsurvey Your feedb
Final Exam Schedule
Attached is the Final Exam Schedule for May 23, May 24, and May 25.
Public Notice of Lawn Care Product Applications
Illinois law (Lawn Care Products Application and Notification Act) requires all school districts and day care centers to notify students and staff when lawn care chemicals are being used in or around school facilities. Please be aware that weed control a
Graduation Letter to Seniors and Calendar of Events
Please see attached letter to seniors and their families regarding 2018 Graduation. The letter is being mailed today, but we would like to share this information with the OTHS community. Should you have any questions, please call 815-433-1323 extension
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
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.