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OHS Names Schmied New Swim Coach
OHS Names Schmied New Swim Coach

Owensboro High School leaders have named OHS alumnus Brad Schmied the new swim coach for the Devilfish.  Clayton Royal had to resign earlier this year due to a new career opportunity.  Schmied comes to OHS from Daviess County High School where he was the Daviess County swim coach.

 

Owensboro Public Schools, Owensboro Health, Kentucky Wesleyan College Partner to Open New Track and Field
Owensboro Public Schools, Owensboro Health, Kentucky Wesleyan College Partner to Open New Track and Field

Owensboro Public Schools, Owensboro Health and Kentucky Wesleyan College cut the ribbon on the new Owensboro Track and Field on Wednesday, August 16, located between the Owensboro Middle School South and the Owensboro Middle School North campuses on South Griffith Avenue.  OPS, Owensboro Health and Kentucky Wesleyan College put their financial resources together to make the track possible.

 

Eclipse Information
Eclipse Information

Please take the time to view all information on the solar eclipse occurring on Monday, August 21.

Several OPS Schools Participate In Million Father March
Several OPS Schools Participate In Million Father March

Cravens Elementary, Estes Elementary, Foust Elementary, Sutton Elementary and Owensboro Middle School South participated in the nationally recognized Million Father March on August 9 which was the first day of school.  Essentially, male role models in the community formed a line in front of each school to welcome the students to school on their first day.  

 

Schools team up to ‘Stuff the Bus’ for kids
Schools team up to ‘Stuff the Bus’ for kids

The Daviess County Public Schools and Owensboro Public Schools districts are teaming up to invite the community to support students across our community as they prepare for the start of a new school year.

 

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Helping students choose a course of study in a changing workforce is challenging for parentsI am often asked about how best to prepare students for the workforce of the future.   This is a challenging question, since technological change and glo... Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Olusola's segment on the powerful influence of teachers sets tone for district effort to empower educatorsThe recent segment on the OPS Youtube Channel  highlighting Kevin Olusola is a great example of the role educators play in the lives of the stu... Thursday, August 17, 2017
OPS students will enjoy eclipse in a safe, educational settingOn Monday, August 21, there will be a total solar eclipse for the first time since 1979 that will be viewable from Owensboro around 1:30 p.m.  This occurs whe... Thursday, August 17, 2017
Pick up a book and read this summerThe days of summer are here.  I hope all of our students and staff are enjoying a much deserved break.   That being said, with the summer, comes the... Wednesday, May 31, 2017
March 2017 Board Meeting HighlightsBoard RecognitionsThe Board of Education recognized the following groups: OHS Cheerleaders Black Squad, 2nd in State, 6th in National Competitions The Ow... Monday, March 27, 2017

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