Orange County High School DECA will be hosting a color fun run/walk on Saturday, October 20th starting at 9am. You can pre-register through our online registration for $17.50 (includes online processing fee) or register the day of for $20. We can also accept registration payment ($15 and no additional fee) at the Hornet Hideout at OCHS.
The cost for younger participants is $5 for ages 6-13 and free for 5 and under.
Immediately following the race, OCHS Choir will be hosting a pancake breakfast.
Last day to register to receive a free white tshirt is Friday, October 12, 2018.
If you have any questions, contact Whitney Milbourne at (540)661-4300 X1121 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Orange County High School Choir is sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, October 20th in the OCHS Cafeteria. Breakfast will be served from 8 AM – 11 AM.
Cost is $5/person or $15/family up to five members. Tickets will be available at the event. Proceeds benefit the OC Singer’s trip to Italy in May of 2019. Donations are also happily accepted!
Breakfast includes pancakes with butter and syrup, sausage, baked apples, and coffee.
Orange County High School Student Council Association Presents Leukemia-Lymphoma Putt-Putt Tournament
The Orange County High School Student Council Association will sponsor a Putt-Putt tournament at the Lake Anna Putt Putt Course on October 20, 2018. Proceeds will benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society.
OCHS Students Participating in 2017 Tournament Fundraiser:
At a Special Called Meeting held on October 2, 2018, the Orange County School Board appointed Mr. Michael Jones as the Interim District 3 Representative for the term October 2, 2018 – December 31, 2019.
In 2005 Mr. Jones and his family relocated to Orange from Fauquier County. He has been a member of the Virginia State Police for 22 years both as a Trooper and Special Agent. Mr. Jones is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s College at Wise (formerly Clinch Valley College) and of the Virginia Forensic Science Academy. He is also a crime scene examiner for the department and routinely instructs at the State Police Academy as well as in many other settings including the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) program at Kettle Run High School in Fauquier.
In July of 2017, Orange County Public Schools received a fiber optics project grant from the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC). The project will bring fiber to the school division and local community by utilizing federal and state E-rate funding.
Work on the project began May 17th.
Pictured are crews plowing and laying conduit, putting in hand-hold pull boxes, and using ground penetrating radar.
Mrs. Briana Hoover, a mathematics teacher at Orange County High School, has been named the 2018 Orange County Public Schools’ Teacher of the Year. The award was announced during the school division’s seventh annual Student-Teacher Achievement Awards Program at Orange County High School held on April 25, 2018.
The Orange County School Board appointed Dr. Cecil Snead as Superintendent during its called meeting and work session on Monday, April 30.
During its regular meeting on Monday, January 8, the Orange County School Board accepted the resignation of Dr. Brenda M. Tanner, as its Superintendent of Schools effective June 30, 2018. Dr. Tanner has served as the Superintendent for Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) since June 2014.
The Hour of Code started as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify “code”, to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. It has since become a worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, starting with 1-hour coding activities but expanding to all sorts of community efforts.