9th Graders hoping to avoid one of the prep day stops and a potentially long line can have their new O'Connor Student IDs made Aug. 2 and 3 in the school library. We will be open to take your ID photo at the following times: Tues., Aug. 2, 8-11 a.m. and Wed., Aug. 3, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. There is no charge for a student's first high school ID but remember to be in school dress code from your waist up. Students unable to have their IDs made Aug. 2 or 3 can have theirs done at Prep Day Aug. 9.
Prep Day for OHS 10th, 11th, and 12th graders will be held Tuesday, August 9 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. 9th Graders should attend their combined Prep Day/Panther Camp on Wednesday, August 10 from 7:45 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. CLICK HERE for the complete Upperclassman Prep Day Information Packet including all forms that must be returned. Ninth graders should CLICK HERE for their own packet of information. It's important that all students attend on their designated day to complete enrollment processes and be ready for the first day of school. Students who cannot attend on the assigned date should plan to attend make-up Prep Day on Wednesday, August 17 between 2-4 p.m.
Reserved tickets for the 2016 O'Connor football season will go on sale on Monday, Aug. 1. Tickets will be sold on the OHS campus on Aug. 1 only at 6 p.m. in the Cafeteria. After Aug. 1, tickets will be available from Aug. 2 to Aug. 19 at the NISD Athletic Office in Paul Taylor Field House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on business days only. Click HERE for more information regarding ticket sales and prices.
O'Connor students who need to retake one or more STAAR EOC Tests can do so July 11-15 on our campus according to the schedule below: Monday, July 11 - English 1; Tuesday, July 12 - Algebra 1; Wednesday, July 13 - English 2; Thursday, July 14 - Biology; Friday, July 15 - US History. Students who need to complete one or more of the tests required for graduation should report to the G Building to check-in beginning at 7:30 a.m. on the assigned day. Testing will begin promptly at 8 a.m. each day. English 1 and English 2 are five hour tests so students will have until 1 p.m. to finish. Algebra 1, Biology, and US History tests are 4 hour tests and will end at noon each day. Click HERE for the EOC retesting bus schedule. Call 210-397-4843 if you have questions, and someone will return your call as soon as possible.
O'Connor High School and NISD are offering summer instructional programs for students who are behind in credits or working to get ahead to make room for other courses, have failed a course, or who still need to pass one or more STAAR End of Course tests to graduate. All programs begin Monday June 13. Students who qualify to retrieve or accelerate certain credits can register for OHS Summer Credit Retrieval (information flyer HERE) with their counselors and an application is attached HERE. NISD Summer School will be offered at Stevens High School and will offer a wide variety of courses for both students who need to make up credits or who wish to take an elective to make room in their O'Connor schedule for other courses. A full list of courses with the summer schedule and costs is available HERE. Note that O'Connor students can avoid long lines and secure their spots in summer school courses by registering with the OHS Bookkeeper between May 2 and 27. Finally, students who still need to pass a STAAR End of Course test previously taken should plan to attend Accelerated Instruction, a program designed to especially focus on prepping for the July EOC Retest. Information is available HERE. EOC Retests will be given on our campus July 11-15 beginning at 8 a.m. according the following schedule: English 1 - July 11, Algebra 1 - July 12, English 2 - July 13, Biology - July 14, US History - July 15.