High School Headlines
OHS File Library
The Oconto Unified School District believes that all students should have access to technology when they act in a responsible, efficient, courteous and legal manner. Internet access and other online services, available to students and teachers, offer a multitude of global resources. Our goal in providing these services is to enhance the educational development of our students.
H&R Block of Oconto is looking for a Tax Professional Assistant. Are you interested in Business or learning data entry? H&R Block will provide training for this position. Candidates must be 18 years or older to apply. For more information, see Mrs. Shufelt in Student Services.
Attention Softball players: There will softball open gyms starting this Sunday night, January 13th, and every Sunday night until March 10th at the Oconto Middle School. If you have any questions please contact Coach Wusterbarth.
Attention current Sophomores and Juniors: If you're interested in a career in nursing or medical imaging/radiology, Bellin College is offering a 3-day nursing camp for $130, and a 1-day medical imaging camp for $65 this summer in Green Bay. If interested in this unique opportunity, stop in Student Services for more info.
Spring Play Tryouts will be held on Wednesday, January 16th, at 3:30 PM in the John B LeMay Auditorium.
Congratulations to the seniors that are able and have chosen to leave school at semester. To celebrate your accomplishments, we would like to invite you to eat lunch January 16th in the LMC with your teaches that have worked with you along the way.
"If the wind will not serve, take to the oars."-Latin Proverb
About Oconto High School
Oconto High School has a long and proud tradition of academic excellence since 1881, offering a wide variety of academic choices and co-curricular activities. OHS has approximately 300 students enrolled in an 8 period day that provides many excellent electives. OHS is rooted in ensuring that all students grow and develop mentally, emotionally, and physically as well as excel in the areas of personal and social responsibility.
Our many Advanced Placement Challenge programs offer our students an excellent college preparatory experience. Our technical education and vocational training help students prepare for the employment opportunities of the future, including our Employability Skills, School-To-Work and Youth Apprenticeship Programs.
Many of our graduating seniors earn college credits while in high school, some with enough to begin college as a second semester freshman! We also have a partnership with the Bellin health Oconto Hospital, where our students earn college credits. Each year, over a half million dollars in scholarships are awarded to our seniors!
We have an excellent music program as a WSMA member school, offering individual and small group instruction in Concert Band, Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, Jazz Ensemble and Vocal Jazz Ensemble.
OHS offers 33 Clubs and Organizations for student involvement opportunities. Our Life Smarts Team has been repeated National Champions!
OHS is a member of the Packerland Conference earning State Championships. We have been recognized by the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Administration three times for outstanding school sportsmanship!
We are proud to have an exceptional faculty with over half having achieved a Masters Degree level of education.