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.
HOMEROOM ANNOUNCEMENTS for Wednesday, May 4, 2016
HOMEROOM ANNOUNCEMENTS for Wednesday, May 4, 2016 Lunch for today: Baked potato bar, sides bar, and milk COUNSELING CENTER Any senior who received an outside scholarship or other award from your college and would like it announced on Honor's Day must tur
Class of 1986 Reunion
OHS/MHS Class of 1986 Reunion Saturday, August 6, 2016 Ottawa Boat Club 6:00-11:00 p.m. $15 per person Mail payment to: First Federal Bank c/o Dena Weber 633 LaSalle St. Ottawa, IL 61350 No invitations will be mailed. For more information please see
Congratulations to OTHS Band and Choir!
Congratulations to the Ottawa High School music students and their successful day at the IHSA State Organizational Music contest.Â Â The OHS band and choir students competed as large ensembles last Saturday at Manteno High School in Manteno, Illinois. T
Free Dental Care for Students
The Ronald McDonald Care Mobile will be in LaSalle County for no cost dental care the week of April 25, 2016. If your child has cavities this will be a great opportunity for your child to receive no cost dental care. Each year the Ronald McDonald Care Mo
Ottawa Township High School Illinois State Scholars
[Image:Illinois State Scholars 2015-2016.jpg] Thirty-two of Ottawa Township High School Class of 2016 have earned the distinction of being named Illinois State Scholars. Illinois State Scholar winners rank in the top ten percent of all Illinois high schoo
2016-17 Registration Information
2016-2017 Registration Announcement During homeroom this week, there will be short curriculum presentations for each grade level. Students will have the opportunity to hear about different class offerings from a representative of each department. Next w
2015-16 Approved School Calendar
Ottawa Township High School 2015-16 Approved School Calendar Highlights Wednesday, August 12, 2015 Registration (10:00 â€“ 6:00) Thursday, August 13, 2015 5:30 Freshmen Open House and 6:30 Sport/Activity Parent Meeting Monday, August 17
Dual Classes with IVCC 2016-2017
IVCC Dual Credit (2016-2017 School Year) There will be informational meetings on April 11 and 12th for all sophomores and juniors who are taking Advanced Speech, Advanced Comp, or Advanced Chemistry next school year (2016-2017). We will explain t
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
Skyward Iphone and Ipad App Available
You can now download the Skyward Mobile Access app free at the appstore. The app allows you to see information about your student directly on your iPad or iPhone. You can check your child's grades, attendance, missing assignments and lunch balance directl
Back your Pirates with Pirate spiritwear and accessories. Find the link on our website OHS Spiritwear under the Sports heading.
OTHS Course Catalog
Ottawa Township High School Course Catalog is now online. It is located under Parent Resourses / OTHS Course Catalog
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