The mission of Ottawa Township High School, in a cooperative effort with students, parents and community, is to educate students in a safe, positive, challenging environment which promotes responsible citizenship and active lifelong learning.Ottawa Township High School has the responsibility to: Help students grow intellectually, personally, physically, and socially in proportion to their abilities to the extent that they will assume an increasing obligation for their own education, personal well-being, and social awareness. Reaffirm our commitment to a government of the people and to encourage the obligations of good citizenship and respect for law and order. Guide students in developing skills, attitudes, and habits needed by effective leaders and intelligent followers. Demonstrate that many fields of knowledge are inter-related and that each area can contribute significantly to studentâ€™s intellectual growth.
Announcements February 27, 2017
Homeroom Announcements February 27, 2017 Lunch for Today: Corn Dog, Salad, Fruit, and Milk COUNSELING CENTER Attention Freshmen and Sophomores: Allison Baker with the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will be giving a presentation about
Congratulations to the OTHS Chess Team Kelby Swanson scored 6.5 points and placed 3rd in state at board 4 during the State Chess Tournament in Peoria Saturday, February 11, 2017. Other outstanding individual performances were turned in by Andrew Felty
Robotic Engineering Challenge
On Friday, February 10th, Ottawa Technology Student association competed at Joliet Junior college in the Robotic Engineering Challenge Â Ottawa took 3rd place with the team of Nathan Taylor Christopher ThompsonÂ Tyler Lehman Joey Trupiano Â T
IVCC Portfolio Contest Winner
CONGRATULATIONS KATIE VARLAND [Image:232017_122827_0.jpg] The Art department is proud to announce that AP 2D student Katie Varland has been selected as the winner of IVCC's portfolio contest. She was awarded a semester of tuition to IVCC. Great job, Kat
WYSE Regional Results 2017
Ottawa Township High School WYSE Regional Results 2017 [Image:262017_71553_0.jpg] Congratulations to the WYSE academic team for taking 1st place in the 1500 Division competition held at IVCC on Friday, February 3rd, 2017. Individually, Ottawa had 13 me
2016-2017 All-State Musicians
Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Ottawa Township High School All-State Musicians [Image:All-State Musicians.jpg] Natalie-Anne Lindig, Andrew Noble, Melanie Rockford, Emily Makeever Alexis Trammel, Jonah Sharp, Connor DeWalt, Sarah Sharp, Bailey Banks
OTHS Illinois State Scholars
Ottawa Township High School Illinois State Scholars [Image:Illinois State Scholar Pic.jpg] Front Row (L-R): Tyler Angus, Riley Buhr, Shannon Bute, Alexis Fahrion, Andrew Felty, Nicholas Frye Middle Row (L-R): Justin Harre, Mason Kannel, Alicia Keene, Ai
Disclosure of Federal Participation
Projects or programs funded in whole or in part with Federal grant money must credit the Federal government for the Federal government's portion of the financial support.
This web page citation informs the public that the use of Federal dollars in the Ottawa Township High School District #140 meets the Stevens Amendment requirement. Staff development opportunities, resource purchases and personnel have been funded in whole or in part with federal entitlement dollars.
Ottawa Township High School will not tolerate harassing, intimidating conduct, or bullying whether verbal, physical, or visual, that affects the tangible benefits of education, that unreasonably interferes with a studentâ€™s educational performance, or th