"Congratulations to the following students who placed in DECA District competition on Monday at St. Louis University:
-Jack Starnes earned a 4th place finish in Start-Up Business Plan
-Jaidin Jackson and Courtney Hoyt won 5th Place in Independent Business Plan
-Jeanna Picha won 2nd place in Buying and Merchandising Operations Research
-Brendan Vancil, Mitchell Smith, and David Knickmeyer won 2nd place in Business Services Operations Research and
-Sierra Uko won 1st place in Sports and Entertainment Marketing Individual Role Play
Brendan, Mitchell, David, Jeanna, and Sierra will go on to compete at the Lake of the Ozarks for DECA State competition next month. Congratulations to all DECA competitors for their hard work!"
Quiz Bowl practice will be Tuesday and Thursday this week in room 200. There will not be practice on Wednesday.
If you would like to be on next year's Channel 97 News broadcast staff, please stop by the cafeteria for a brief meeting after school next Tuesday, January 31. If you would like to be on next year's yearbook staff, the Tiger Paw staff is hosting an open house next Wednesday, February 1, in Room 234. Any questions, see Mr. Kuchno in Room 234.
Colleges Visiting Oakville High School during ANP
anuary 27 Western Illinois University
January 31 Air Force
February 2 University of Missouri St. Louis (UMSL)
February 6 State Technical College of Missouri
February 8 Lindenwood University & Navy
February 14 Lindenwood University - Belleville & Marines
February 21 Navy
February 27 Truman State University
March 1 Marines
March 7 Navy
March 9 University of Missouri – Columbia
March 14 Marines
March 28 Navy
April 3 Marines
April 10 Marines
April 12 Navy
April 26 Navy
May 8 Marines
May 10 Navy
May 16 Marines
Companies visiting to hire . . .
January 27 Midwest Pool Management
February 8 Roadside Trailer Service, Inc.
February 27 Midwest Pool Management
March 28 Midwest Pool Management
Over 30 schools compete in the Greater St. Louis Conference, six days of speech and debate competition beginning in October. It concluded this past weekend at Ritenour High School.
Oakville took 3rd place overall. We were first in congressional debate, 2nd in public speaking, and 2nd in debate.
Individual awards from the weekend:
Connor Jones took 3rd in Lincoln Douglas debate
Aaron Mohabbat and Ryan Westwood took 3rd in Public Forum debate.
Shaun Lamar took 2nd in US Extemporaneous Speaking and 1st in Oratory.
Aaron took 4th in International Extemp.
Ryan Westwood placed 1st in congress; Sohrab Azad was 2nd.
Overall conference standings:
Shaun, 2nd in LD debate, 1st in US Extemp, 2nd in Oratory.
Aaron and Ryan, 3rd in Public Forum debate
Sohrab, 1st in congress.
This weekend we travel to Jefferson City to compete against schools from across the state.
CALLING ALL STUDENTS ... FRESHMEN TO SENIORS!
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN JOINING THE A+ PROGRAM, PLEASE ATTEND THE MEETING ON:
DATE: MONDAY, JANUARY 23RD
TIME: 9:30AM (DURING ANP)
PLACE: OHS CAFETERIA
IF YOU ARE ALREADY IN THE A+ PROGRAM, YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND THIS MEETING.
THIS WILL BE THE ONLY MEETING FOR THE 2ND SEMESTER! IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN ANP, PLEASE CONTACT:
Seniors: First Baccaluaureate meeting Monday, January 9th in library at 6:30 p.m.