OTHS Public Information

Annual School Calendar Ottawa Township High School 2015-16 Approved School Calendar Highlights Wednesday, August 12, 2015 Registration (10:00- 6:00) Monday, August 17, 2015 Teacher Institute #1 Tuesday, August 18, 2015 All Students Report (2:30 dismissal) Monday, S Full Story...



OHS Placed on the College Board's 5th Annual AP For Immediate Release: November 14, 2014 Ottawa Township High School District #140 Placed on the College Board’s 5th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for Significant Gains in Student Access and Success A Record 547 School Districts Across the Nation Ar Full Story...



OTHS Financial Information at a Glance Click on Graph to Enlarge [Image:Finances at a Glance 2014-2015-10.jpg] [Image:Finances at a Glance 2014-2015-20.jpg] [Image:Finances at a Glance 2014-2015-30.jpg] [Image:Finances at a Glance 2014-2015-40.jpg] [Image:Finances at a Glance 2014-2015-50.jp Full Story...



OTTAWA TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL POOL INFORMATION The pool at OTHS is currently out of service due to significant structural concerns. CURRENT CONDITIONS: The OTHS pool was constructed in 1913 with the original building. The pool structure has 1’-3” concrete walls around the four sides to create t Full Story...



Calendar of Board Events Ottawa Township High School District #140 Board of Education Information 2014-2015 Please check back for revisions August: 8th District Insurance Committee meeting 13th Teacher Institute breakfast 7:30 a.m. 14th OTHS Educational Foundation meeting 7 Full Story...



Notice of Public Hearing Notice of Public Hearing Concerning the Intent of the Board of Education of Township High School District Number 140, LaSalle County, Illinois to Sell $3,400,000 School Fire Prevention and Safety Bonds and $4,735,000 Working Cash Fund Bonds Public Notice Full Story...



Working Cash and Life Safety bond Clarification The Times in its July 24, 2014 edition described two proposed Ottawa Township High School bond issuances. The article described one issuance, the “life safety” bonds, as funds used for building repair and renovation. What the article failed to add Full Story...



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Ottawa Township High School Comment on Administrative Costs June 24, 2014 – There has been a general and persistent assertion that Ottawa Township High School (OTHS) has twice the Illinois average in “Administrative Costs.” While the reference for the source of the data leading to that conclusion has not b Full Story...



ISBE Administrative Costs Per Pupil Ranking The Illinois State Board of Education School Business Services Division publishes administrative costs per pupil rankings for high schools. The most recent data available published by the State Board indicates that OTHS ranks 89th out of 99 high school d Full Story...



OTHS Building Trades Offerings OTHS Announces Building Trades Offerings for 2014-15 School Year. Please click the links below for more information. [ http://www.ottawahigh.com/Letter.pdf ]Information Letter [ http://www.ottawahigh.com/Application.pdf ]Application Full Story...



Ottawa Township High School Comment on Building Trades Course Elimination June 12, 2014 --The Ottawa Township High School (OTHS) Board of Education and Administration are committed to providing an appropriate learning atmosphere and broad, varied, and relevant curriculum for all of its 1,400 students. The decision regarding Full Story...



OTHS Board seeks trades opportunities for students The OTHS Board of Education has identified a potential opportunity to provide building trades classes for students next year through the Area Career Center in LaSalle. This opportunity is available to the Board of Education through its participation in Full Story...