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 -- Tuesday January 27
--------------- In the Cafeteria Tuesday â€“ corn dog, tater tots, milk Wednesday - chicken patty, mashed potatoes and gravy, milk Thursday â€“ chili, cornbread, fruit, milk Friday â€“ tonys cheese pizza, tossed salad, milk --------------- There is a
Students Selected for Illinois Music Conference
Ten OTHS Students Selected as Illinois Music Education Conference All-State Musicians Congratulations to the following ten students who were selected as Illinois Music Education Conference (ILMEA) All-State musicians. Each earned the opportunity to par
Opening for Girls Volleyball Head Coach
Ottawa Township High School has an opening for a Head Girls Volleyball Coach for the 2015-16 school year. Candidates must have a teaching certificate or be ASEP certified. Send letter of interest and resume to: Mr. Mike Cooper, Athletic Director Ottaw
Illinois 5Essentials Survey
Dear OTHS Parents, Beginning January 12, teachers, parents, and students across Illinois will have an opportunity to participate in the third annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey. This survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inne
OTHS Students Named Illinois State Scholars
Congratulations to the following OTHS students who were named Illinois State Scholars: Chandlar Armstrong Christian Boswell Alexis Bower Eden Brewer Dawn Bushnell Molly Bute Adelina Ceretto Melissa Conway Tristan Cunha James Durdan Maxwell Finn
Dual Credit Classes with IVCC
IVCC DUAL CREDIT Registration for spring semester Advanced Comp, Advanced Speech, and Advanced Chemistry will begin November 1, 2014 in the Counseling Center, room 203. Cost for the Adv Speech and Adv Comp is $191.48 and Advanced Chemistry is $253.64 pay
Class of 1969 & 1970 Reunion
Ice Breaker Friday, October 24 - 7:00 p.m. at Dayton Ridge Reunion - Saturday, October 25 - 7:30 p.m. at the KC's Hall - $20 per person
OTHS Athletic Text Messaging
Here is your up-to-the-minute link to sport cancellations, schedule changes, weather related issues and other important information from the OTHS Athletic Office. Here is how to subscribe at no cost to you. To receive messages via text, text @ohsat to (8
Skyward Iphone and Ipad App Available
You can now download the Skyward Mobile Access app free at the appstore. The app allows you to see information about your student directly on your iPad or iPhone. You can check your child's grades, attendance, missing assignments and lunch balance directl
Back your Pirates with Pirate spiritwear and accessories. Find the link on our website OHS Spiritwear under the Sports heading.
OTHS Course Catalog
Ottawa Township High School Course Catalog is now online. It is located under Parent Resourses / OTHS Course Catalog
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