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Student demonstrates one of three different throws in ultimate Frisbee during his demonstration speech. Students are required to complete an outline, have a handout and have clear directions when presenting their 10-20 minute demonstration speech. Students have demonstrated many unique skills and lessons from swimming strokes, vocal and instrumental music abilities and even how to interview successfully for a job. The demonstration speeches not only offer students the opportunity to practice teaching a skill but also allows for student interaction while learning a new skill.

Inspired by Kafka's Metamorphosis, senior English students applied the concept of physiognomy to Hamlet. Each group chose a different scene and inner quality of the main character to make outwardly obvious.

Students from Mr. Slaughter's Psychology class recently completed daycare centers using apps on their iPads and in Mr. Weirich's Rhino class.  Students watched as their classmates used the 3D television to present their centers and information.  The students also created daily activities for the children that they felt were necessary for development. 

Students at Ontario were taught through a very extensive demonstration speech how to call a sasquatch; students even experienced a brief sighting.
E-mission Away!!!
Students in the physical science classroom are studying the atomic emission spectrum for various elements. Students are using diffraction gratings to analyze the spectral lines emitted.  

The OHS Writing Center is available every period for students wanting help. Appointments are made by seeing Mrs. Wentz or scheduling online at the Ontario High School Library. The sign was made by Mr. Buker on the laser cutter engraver. 
NHS Induction
On October 14, senior NHS members tapped 31 new inductees. New enrollees were presented with a personalized key chain made on the laser cutter and engraver. Students then went to a luncheon hosted by the RoadHouse. 
Boys Basketball Information
All boys (7th grade thru seniors) who are planning on trying out for basketball this season are reminded of the following important information:
• Monday, October 27 @ 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium: Winter Sports Meeting for those parents and athletes who did not attend the Fall Sports Meeting.
• Monday, October 27 @ 7:30 p.m. in the high school commons: Basketball Meeting for player and parent.

If you have any questions please contact Joe Balogh:  balogh.joe@ontarioschools.org.

Physics students are studying the relationships between mass, radius, and velocity of a particle undergoing uniform circular motion; graphical analysis of these relationships will be used to derive mathematical relationships and equations that can be used to describe and make predictions about the motion.

Students in Miss Willeke's Honors English 10 class applied their knowledge of the "Monomyth" Structure to Perseus's adventures in their Bulfinch's Mythology books. Students illustrated each aspect of the structure on paper plates, and will compile them on a labeled poster next week. 
OHS Wrestling Program Information
Athletes interested in being involved with the wrestling program should view the following link regarding the start of the 2014 season: OHS Wrestling Meeting Letter 
Post Secondary Option
Students and Parents: A meeting to discuss the post secondary enrollment option (College Plus Credit) will be held Thursday, February 12, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school library. Representatives from O.S.U. and N.C.S.C. will be here to discuss the program. All interested parents and students who will be in grades 9 through 12 in the 2015-2016 school year are invited to attend. 
eSchoolView Offers Scholarships
eSchoolView is proud to announce their scholarship program, which is open to any senior. If you are interested, check their website for more information.
OHS Administrative Staff
Principal - Chris Smith Assistant Principal/Athletic Director - Chris Miller
Secretary - Jill Kaber

Athletic/Attendance Secretary - Deb Eddleblute
Guidance Counselors - Veronica Cain and Donnie Strine
Secretary - Judy Schnug

Attendance Line - 419-755-2000
School Resource Officer - Adam Gongwer
Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator - Amy Nagel
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