OCS Weekly Bulletin

Be sure to check this page daily for the information and announcements you need most. We want to be sure you stay actively involved in all of the opportunities at OCS.

Week of September 19–September 24

Please take a moment to view our upcoming events.

K–8th Grade Braves After Hours After School Program

  • BAH is every day Monday through Thursday each week.
    • Daily BAH Schedule
      2:52–3:15 p.m.: Snack
      3:15–4:15 p.m.: Academics
      4:15–4:30 p.m.: Recess
      4:30–5:30 p.m.: Enrichment
      5:30–5:45 p.m.: Load Buses
      5:45 p.m.: Buses Depart
  • Contact Information

          OCS Bus Line Up

          • The bus line up is as follows: 
            • Bus 1: Driver- Russell Abel – New Town Route (Zebra Bus)
            • Bus 2: Driver- Florine Thomas – West of River Route (Dolphin Bus)
            • Bus 3: Driver- John Caskey – Idaho Route (Rabbit Bus) 

          Combined Bus Routes Schedule

          • Bus routes will be combined (we will only have two buses) on the following dates:
            • September 19 (Afternoon Only)
            • September 20 (Morning and Afternoon)
            • September 23 (Afternoon Only)
            • September 26 (Afternoon Only)
          • Students may arrive later than usual. For questions or concerns please contact the school at (775) 757-3400.

          Josten's is Coming to Owyhee

          • Josten’s will be here on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the high school lobby. Josten’s has letter jackets, class jewelry, spirit wear, and more. Parents welcome!

          BBYCA Owyhee Visit 

          • The Battle Born Youth Challenge Academy (BBYCA) will be hosting a recruiting presentation for interested parents and students at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20 in room six (Mr. Tate’s classroom) at Owyhee Combined School. Karl Klein, Lead Admissions Specialist; Director Schulman; Ms. Leighann, SPED Teacher; and other BBYCA staff will be on-site to share program information.

          OHS Cross Country at Parma Invite

          • Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - Parma, ID
            Race is at 4:30 p.m. (MST)

          ASVAB Testing

          • Students in grades 10 through 12 will participate in ASVAB testing on Wednesday, September 21 at 9:00 a.m. The ASVAB Interpretation is scheduled for Thursday, October 13.

          Lunchtime Snacks

          • Lunchtime snacks will be available for purchase for fourth through twelfth graders beginning on Wednesday, September 21, 2022. Snacks are: bottled water, Fruit Roll-ups, Rice Krispie Treats, and chips for $1.00 each. Students may purchase an additional entrée for $1.50. Students may only purchase snacks during their designated lunch time. Exact change required.

          Community Input Master Facility Planning MGT Meeting/Site Visit

          • Come and provide feedback at the community input session as Elko County School District plans for the future of its school and facilities on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. in the Owyhee Combined School Music Room. Elko County School District is inviting the public to provide feedback on the condition and functionality of ECSD facilities. MGT Consulting Group will be visiting communities across Elko County September 19 through September 22 to gather input as it moves into the final stages of developing a facility assessment report for Elko County School District. These sessions are open to the public. Staff, parents, students, and community members who use ECSD facilities are all encouraged to attend.

          School Picture Day is Friday, September 23, 2022

          • The fall school pictures will be on September 23, 2022. Addison Photography of Twin Falls, ID, will be the company taking the photos. Sports photos and retakes will be in October. 

          OHS Cross Country at Bob Firman Invitational 

          • Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24, 2022 - Eagle Island State Park - Eagle, ID

          OHS JV & Varsity Volleyball at Eureka & Wells

          • Friday, September 23, 2022 - Eureka High School - Eureka, NV
            • 2:30 p.m. (PST)
            • 3:30 p.m. (PST)
          • Saturday, September 24, 2022 - Wells High School - Wells, NV
            • 1:00 p.m. (PST)
            • 2:00 p.m. (PST)

          Jr. High Track at Spring Creek

          • Saturday, September 24, 2022 - Spring Creek High School - Spring Creek, NV
            • 8:00 a.m. (PST)
          Staff Professional Development Day
          • Students will be released early at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, October 7, 2022, for staff professional development day.