Weekly Ticker - August 20, 2017

Week of August 20, 2017


  • Welcome to the 56th school year at Oak Hill School! We are excited the first day of school is nearly upon us and look forward to another fantastic year.



  • Are you planning to join us tomorrow to watch the solar eclipse? We would love to share in this historic event as a school community. Click HERE for all of the need-to-know details.


  • Students will receive their theme T-shirt at First Day Eve today. These T-shirts are to be worn tomorrow with dress code bottoms. This T-shirt will also serve as this year’s Round Up shirt and may be worn every Friday leading up to the big event, beginning September 8.


  • A Bus Orientation Parent Meeting will be held tomorrow, August 21, at 8:45 a.m., in the library. This mandatory meeting is for families who have signed up for bus transportation. We ask that at least one parent attend the meeting. Bus routes will begin on Tuesday, August 22.


  • Parent Preview Nights are scheduled for Thursday, August 24, for parents of Upper School students and August 31 for parents of students in first through third grades. Both events will begin at 6 p.m. Parents attending the Preview Night on August 24 should enter through the main Enrichment Center doors across from the FPC soccer fields.


  • It’s not too late to register for half-day Explorations available during the first week of school for students in PreK, Kindergarten and first grade. Please note, the deadline to register has passed and an additional $10 late registration fee will apply. To register, please click HERE


  • Parents of fifth and sixth graders are invited to a Musical Theatre Workshop informational meeting about Cinderella KIDS. The meeting will be held on Friday, August 25 at 7:40 a.m., in the Choral Hall.


  • Mini class registration is now open for first session. Click HERE view class offerings, schedule and to register.


  • Registration is now open for consignors and volunteers for the OHS Fall/Winter Consignment Sale, scheduled for September 14-16. Please click HERE for more information and to sign up. If you have closets to clean but don’t have time to consign, you may donate gently used children’s clothing, OHS school uniforms, shoes and toys in good condition to be tagged and sold by volunteers with 100 percent of the proceeds going to OHS. Look for donation bins in the Rotunda, beginning Monday, August 28, through Tuesday, September 5.



Sunday, August 20

First Day Eve, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.—all entrances to the school will be open


Monday, August 21

Rotation Day O

Students should wear their theme T-shirt with dress code bottoms for the first day of school!

PreK and Kindergarten Small Group Visits

Full-Day Attendance, 1st-6th Grades, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Bus Orientation Parent Meeting, 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., Library

Solar Eclipse Community Event, 12:45 p.m. - 1:50 p.m., Upper Soccer Field

Explorations open for 1st through 6th grade, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Volleyball Practice, 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., FPC Gym

5th and 6th Grade Football Practice, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Front Lawn


Tuesday, August 22

Rotation Day A

Half-Day Attendance, PreK-1st Grade, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

K - 6th Grade Cross Country Practice, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m., Front Lawn

6th Grade Football vs. Harding Academy, 5 p.m., Harding Academy HWY 70 Field


Wednesday, August 23

Rotation Day K

Half-Day Attendance, PreK-1st Grade, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Volleyball vs. Lipscomb Academy, 4 p.m., FPC Gym

5th and 6th Grade Football Practice, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Front Lawn


Thursday, August 24

Rotation Day H

Half-Day Attendance, PreK-1st Grade, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

K - 6th Grade Cross Country Practice, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m., Front Lawn

Upper School Parent Preview Night, 6 p.m., Enrichment Center—enter through main doors to the Enrichment Center


Friday, August 25

Rotation Day I

Musical Theatre Workshop Parent Meeting, 7:40 a.m., Choral Hall

Half-Day Attendance, PreK-1st Grade, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Volleyball vs. Davidson Academy, 4 p.m., FPC Gym


Saturday, August 26

5th Grade Football, TBD

6th Grade Football, TBD


Lunch Menu
  • August 21 - August 25, 2017



    School-provided picnic lunch for students



    Grilled cheese sandwich

    Cous cous, wheatberry and wild rice pilaf

    Sugar snap peas with lemon garlic

    Tomato Florentine soup



    BBQ pulled pork sliders

    Grilled portabella mushrooms

    Macaroni and cheese

    Stewed red beans and greens

    Chicken-noodle soup



    Chicken alfredo

    Hummus lettuce wraps

    Mixed pasta with Parmesan cheese

    Sautéed spinach

    Ham and black bean soup



    All-beef burger

    Vegetable burger

    Steak fries

    Steamed broccoli


    Chocolate chip cookie


    Lunch Times

    You are invited to begin joining your child for lunch on Monday, September 25.

    Lower School

    10:50 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


    10:50 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


    First Grade
    11 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.


    Second Grade
    O, A, H, I and LL days
    11:50 a.m. - 12:20 a.m.

    K days
    12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.


    Third Grade
    11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.


    Upper School

    Fourth Grade
    O, A, H, I and LL days
    12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

    K days
    11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.


    Fifth and Sixth Grade
    12:30 p.m. - 1 p.m.


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