The OVHS Air Force JROTC held their Military Ball on Friday, March 25, 2022. The cadets practiced their military customs and courtesies, plus participated in a formal Air Force ceremony. Senior cadets were recognized with a summary of their time in AFJROTC and the Arch of Steel. The guest speaker was David Woodward, a 2000 OVHS graduate who retired from the Army as a Chief Warrant Officer 3, Apache Attack Helicopter pilot.
Congratulations to our OVHS Winter Patriot Award recipients, Eli Hinshaw and Reagan Martin! Eli is a varsity wrestler and finished his season with a record of 33-7 and tied the school record for the most pins with 28. He was FIRST in the Small Team School State Tournament, a 2-time WIC Champ, Regional Champion, Team MVP, and holds a 3.68 GPA. Reagan is on the Lady Patriots basketball team and finished the season with 463 points, averaging 18.5 points per game and 887 career points. Reagan finished with 102 blocks on the season, placing her at 5th in the state, and holds the career blocks record at 175 and counting. She was named to WIC All-Conference and IBCA Underclassman Honorable Mention All-State. Reagan was voted MVP of the team and holds a 4.035 GPA. We are so proud of the outstanding student athletes! Way to go! (Photos Courtesy of Spencer Evening World)
The OVHS JROTC had the honor of being this year's flag bearers for the Apple Butter Festival in Spencer.
First Tech Challenge (FTC) students learn to think like engineers. Teams design, build, and program robots to compete in an alliance format against other teams. The OVHS FTC team is ready for a new season of competition!
The Owen Valley FFA celebrated 50 years as a chapter this past weekend. They were recently recognized as a Top Ten Chapter in the State of Indiana. The Jubilee featured an auction of donated farm equipment.
Let's fill the stands at the South Putnam football field tonight and cheer on our Owen Valley Patriots to another victory! To purchase your ticket, please visit the website below: https://public.eventlink.com/tickets?t=3177&p=8900
UPDATED LINK!!! (If you have already registered, please do so again using this link!) The OVHS Cheerleaders are hosting a Youth Cheer Clinic for K-6 students on Saturday, September 25 from 8:00 AM to Noon. The cost is $35.00 and includes a t-shirt and refreshments. Participants will have a chance to cheer at the Homecoming game on October 1. Click on the link below to register: https://forms.gle/uZcE44yDH3Br4MmXA
Hey, Patriot Nation! Get ready for some Friday Night Football! The Owen Valley Patriot Varsity Football Team will be caging the Eagles of Brown County on their new turf gridiron. Field Dedication at 6:45 PM Kickoff at 7:00 PM Tickets for Friday's game (or any HOME OVHS Fall Sport Event) may be purchased through the Go Fan app, website, or QR code. (Please see the QR code in the comment section below). Directions: SCAN TO BUY 1. Open Phone Camera 2. Hover Over QR Code 3. Access GoFan Website OR Online 1. Go to www.gofan.com 2. Search "Owen Valley High School" 3. Select Event
Need tickets to one of our high school sporting events? Just click on the link below! https://gofan.co/app/school/IN1809
OVHS JAG students are learning about the importance of first impressions and practicing their G.N.A.P. skills. Students are greeting others with a handshake, knuckle bump, or elbow tap with a Greeting, Name, Affiliation or Association, and Purpose. Great job practicing those important employment soft skills, JAG students!
The OVHS FCCLA is selling "Battle in the Valley" t-shirts for our rival game against Edgewood on September 10. The shirt material will be softer and lighter than the traditional heavy cotton t-shirt. To guarantee your size, orders must be placed by Friday, August 20. Please see the order form below. The OVHS football team and FCCLA appreciate your support! GO OV!
Sales for this year's sporting events at Owen Valley will be online ticket sales ONLY! Ticket Link for Friday night's Varsity Football: https://gofan.co/app/events/343616 Owen Valley Sports Passes are now available for purchase for HOME games. Available passes are: *Student - $20 *Senior Citizen - $20 *Fall Family Pass (Family of 4 residing in the same household) - $200 Cash or check with license number made out to OVHS. No Debit/Credit cards. Call the Athletic Office at the high school for any questions. 812-829-2266
Attention Class of 2021-22! The eligibility criteria for this year's Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship has changed. Check out https://bit.ly/LECSApp to see if you qualify for a full-ride scholarship to any Indiana college!
Attention Owen Valley Patriot Fans! Have you downloaded the Owen Valley Athletics app? It's available for both iPhone and Android. The app's intuitive navigation provides quick access to the following: - Athletic events happening TODAY and TOMORROW - Catch up on the latest Sports News - See an upcoming Calendar of Events by Sport - Add Calendar Events to Your Own Calendar - Receive Push (Alert) Notifications regarding Breaking News In addition, users are able to: - View a detailed map and get directions - Receive important late breaking push alerts about athletics events - See the current forecast...and more!
We want to give Lillie Hamm a BIG shout-out for all of her hard work painting murals in the OVHS office and foyer area! What an awesome way to greet our students and visitors each day as they enter the school! Great job, Lillie!
Fall pictures are scheduled for Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Owen Valley High School.
OVHS boys tennis practice will begin on Monday, August 2 at 3:45 PM. Please make sure you have a sports physical completed prior to practice.
The OVHS Choir is planning a kick-off picnic for Saturday, August 7. See the flyer for all the details.
FYI - OVHS does not have a specific school supply list due to the wide variety of classes being taught. Classroom teachers will tell students on the first day what is needed for their particular course. High school students should bring their Chromebook, something to write with, and a notebook on the first day of school.
The Freshmen Kick-Off is scheduled for Monday, August 2 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM in the OVHS Cafeteria.