Eighteen students from the Olney Junior High and High School Bands attended the First Annual MSU Woodwind Day on Thursday, April 20. High school woodwind players attending included Arianna E. (9) – flute, Jesus M. (9) – oboe, . . .
Four members of the Olney High School Band auditioned for scholarships on Saturday, April 22 at the Fain Fine Arts Building at MSU. Students performing in the competition include senior clarinetist Amber M. (“Concertino” by . . .
Olney High School OAP will be presenting their competition show one final time in the auditorium on Sunday, April 23rd at 4 pm . Please come see this beautiful show full of our amazing OHS students. They have done a . . .
There are 19 schools in our district and 77 schools in our area. Dairy Cattle- 2nd in district,8th in area-Laney K. was 9th high individual. The team was: Laney K., Carson L., Tanner H., & Brooke R. Land- 1st in District, 2nd in . . .
Olney High School Band members received a first division rating in both Concert and Sightreading Evaluations in their 2017 UIL Region 7 Performance. The contest was held April 5 at Wilbarger Memorial Auditorium in Vernon, Texas. . . .
The following students will be Cheerleaders for the 2017-2018 school year: Maddy G., Abbey H., Jaden J., Anahi M., Jae M., Celeste R., Heidi R., Shea S., & Amber C.- Mascot. Congratulations Cheerleaders!
At the Bi-District OAP competition on Friday, March 24, Olney’s performance of The Voice of the Prairie earned a first place spot which qualified them to the Area competition. Area will be held on Monday, April 3rd at . . .
OAP will be performing at Graham High School on Friday for Bi-District. Good luck to cast,crew and sponsors. We hope to see you at the performance.
Olney OAP advanced by placing first at the District contest in Munday, Texas on Wednesday, March 1st. This allows the cast and crew to compete at Bi District on Friday, March 24 in Graham. Awards went to: Darian A. Outstanding . . .
This weekend the Olney FFA Ag Mechanics Show Team competed in San Antonio. The team brought 4 projects to this contest and all 4 exhibitors walked away with blue ribbons. Additionally, Race R.placed 2nd in his class with his entry gate . . .
Olney High School will be offering a Drivers Education Program this spring only. The course will consist of a 32-hour online teen course provided by Virtual Drive. This course has been approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and . . .
At the 9AA Zone OAP contest held on Wednesday, February 22 in Archer City, Olney’s performance of The Voice of the Prairie advanced to the District competition. District will be held on March 1st in Munday, Texas. The . . .
This week students exhibited their projects at the San Angelo Ag Mechanics Show. The show broke a record this year with over 800 project entries. Coby S., Race R., and Porter E. all earned blue ribbons on their projects. Coby placed 1st . . .
Hunter S., a junior at OHS, recently returned from San Antonio after performing as a member of the ATSSB All-State Symphonic Band. Hunter auditioned Wednesday evening for a seat in the Symphonic or Concert Bands. He was named . . .
Over sixty students from OHS and OJHS bands participated in the UIL Region 7 North Zone Solo and Ensemble Contest at Wichita Falls High School on Saturday, February 4. High school students receiving first divisions in solo performance . . .
Thirteen Olney High School Band members will be participating in the 2017 UIL Texas State Solo and EnsembleContest in May in Austin. Solo and ensemble contest for UIL Region 7 North Zone was held on Saturday, February 4 at Wichita . . .
Thirty-seven OISD band students participated in TMEA Region 7 North Zone Junior High and High School All-District Bands and the first annual Red River 6 th Grade Honor Band. Fourteen Olney High School band students participated in the . . .
Yesterday Race R. competed in the Fort Worth Ag Mechanics Show with his project, a gate for the new CATE facility. Race and the gate placed 3rd in the Entry Gate class. Race also competed in Fort Worth's Texas MADE scholarship contest . . .
Michael L., sophomore trombonist from Olney High School, attended the ATSSB Region 2 Jazz Clinic and Concert on Friday and Saturday at Tarleton State University. Mr. Greg Ball, Assistant Professor and Director of Jazz Studies at Tarleton, was . . .
Hunter S., a junior and member of the Olney High School Band, has been selected as a member of the 2017 ATSSB All-State Band. He was selected first chair in Area B auditions Saturday at Argyle High School. Hunter will attend the . . .
Lambs : 1st place in class- Brooke R., 1st place in class- Brooke R., 2nd place in class- Brooke R., 2nd place in class- Annie R., Reserve Lamb- Brooke R., Champion Lamb- Brooke R., Champion Senior Showmanship- Brooke R., Goats: 1st . . .
Hunter Simmons, a member of the Pride of Olney High School Band, was selected as a member of the All-State Band. He was chosen for this honor in competitive auditions held this year across the state at region and area levels. . . .
The Young County Stockshow schedule is as followed: Thursday, January 12th 11:00 am. - Everything must be in the barn 12:00 pm. - Weigh lambs and goats. 2:30 pm. - Weigh pigs. 4:00 pm. - Ag Mechanics show. 5:30 pm. - . . .
Members of the Olney High School Jazz Band will perform a Christmas concert on Sunday, December 11 at 2:00 p.m. in the OHS auditorium. Seasonal and jazz band favorites will be performed on the concert. Selections include such tunes . . .
Progress Reports for Olney High School Students went out today, Wednesday December 7th. The third six weeks & first semester will end on December 16th, before we get out for Christmas Break. Please sign and return the report to the . . .
Twelve OHS Band students were selected for the ATSSB Region 7 All-Region Bands. Five students advanced to the Area level. Students auditioned at Graham High School on Saturday, December 3. Area candidates include freshman Arianna . . .
Members of bands from Olney ISD will present the ninth annual “Sounds of the Season” concert on Sunday, December 4 at 2:30 p.m. in the OHS Auditorium. Students representing the Sixth Grade Band (beginners), Seventh Grade Band, and . . .
NHS and STUCO are sponsoring another blood drive on November 4th, in the gym foyer. If you would like to give, please let me know what time and I will assign you an appointment. We will start at 11 a.m. and go until 6 . . .
Next week will be our Red Ribbon Week to promote being drug free. Here are the themes for each day: 10-31-16 : Scare Away Drugs - Halloween Costumes on Monday. 11-1-16 : Team Up Against Drugs - Twin Tuesday. 11-2-16 : Drugs . . .
POOHS Compete in Festivals , Prepares for UIL Members of the Olney High School Band have been busy competing in marching festivals this month in order to prepare for the Region marching . . .
There will be a financial aid workshop on Tuesday, Oct. 18 . at 6pm. at the High School. All seniors AND parents of seniors are encouraged to attend!
Monday, October 10th is a student holiday. Olney I. S. D. faculty will be having a Staff Development at each campus. Please be safe and see you on Tuesday.
Olney FFA Greenhands enjoyed a fun Area Greenhand Leadership Camp today in Abilene! Olney took 15 students including Annie R., Celeste R., Marco A., Jesus M., Lance S., Cody F., Baylee Y., Annie R., Dulce G., Lizbeth S., Cole R., Jenny F., . . .
School pictures will be: Elementary-- Monday, Sept. 26th and Jr. High & High School including Seniors-- Tuesday, Sept. 27th. Lifetouch will be taking the pictures. You can order on-line at the following website: . . .
Olney High School will be having "Meet the Teacher" on Tuesday, September 13th. The doors will open at 6:30 pm. to 7:30 pm. Please come out and meet the staff.
On August 17th from 9:00-3:00 Olney High School will have new students to the district registration. Please bring all material to signup for 2016-2017 school year. Laptops will be handed out on August 15th from 5:30-7:00 for incoming . . .