Kelly Whittaker
Fellowship of the Stage attending KU Theatre’s production of “As You Like It”
about 13 hours ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Forensics competed at Spring Hill today. We came away with six medals! 🥇🎭🥇🎭🎉 Caden Lowderman placed 6th in Inform. Nolan Dinkins placed 4th in Humorous Solo. Christina Sorensen placed 4th in Serious Solo. Kylie Walker placed 6th in Humorous Solo. Ainsley Curry placed 2nd in Serious Solo and 1st in Poetry!
about 17 hours ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to Kael Lane, 152 pound Boys Wrestling Regional Champion!!!!
about 19 hours ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Way to go Cyclones!!! Regional wrestling results State Qualifiers: 106- Atticus Sutton - 4th place 113- Liam Sutton - 2nd place 132- Collin Creach - 3rd place 152- Kael Lane - 1st place 182- Daidrien Aho - 2nd place 195- Wyatt Sink - 4th place 220- Jared Ferguson - 4th place
about 19 hours ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our Law I and II students visited the Johnson County Crime Lab this week! #RealWorld #ExploringCareerOptions
1 day ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Students at OHS called or texted their families to schedule their Student Led Conference for March 9th or 10th. We are excited to see students talk to their parents about their goals & academic progress!
1 day ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Day 1 of Wrestling Regionals: Liam Sutton, Kael Lane and Daidrien Aho are all in the finals and 2019-20 State Qualifiers. Still alive on the backside: Atticus Sutton Trevor Kaub Tiernan Reed-Cox Collin Creach Richard Blevins Joel Brown John Sink Wyatt Sink Jared Ferguson Aaron Clevenger
1 day ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our Health Science students toured NCCC surgery tech facilities & saw nursing. Then travels to Flint Hills Technical College to see their dental hygiene & nursing programs. #CareerOptions
4 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Please mark your calendars for the 1st annual student led conferences held at OHS. Your high school student will start contacting you Friday during Advisory to schedule appointments! We are excited to collaborate with you as your student expresses their future plans and goals!
4 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our drafting students are putting their skills to work as they prepare for an upcoming architectural design project.
4 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Attention incoming 9th grade parents, Class of 2024! During this meeting, we’ll be sharing information about course offerings & graduation requirements. This meeting will be held at OHS in the Cyclone Room. #PleaseSpreadTheWord
4 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to the Kansas State Bank Cyclones of the week: Spyncer Hiles & Aubri Rowe
5 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Mark your calendars!!!
7 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
FCCLA District STAR event results: Chloe Schulz & Allie Brewer -Silver for their Mobile Food Pantry project and Joelle Lane & Alex Powell, bronze with “Mini Library “ project . Congratulations to these students!
7 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
155| Regional Champion Darby Weidl!!! Up next, state!
7 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
More results from the Frontier League Wrestling meet today.
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to the Varsity Boys Wrestling team for placing 4th at the League meet today!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Way to go Darby!! We are so proud of all our entire girls wrestling team for a fantastic first season!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Baldwin Cheer and Dance Festival. Team routines rating of 1.  Also Superior judges award for overall performance and technique award for both routines!!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you to all our robotic sponsors! We couldn’t make this opportunity for our students possible without you!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you Seniors for all you’ve done and will continue to do as Cyclones! Boys Basketball Girls Basketball Dance Cheer Cytones Chamber Choir Band 🏀🎷🎼
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Pizza Time Fans of the game! Thank you to everyone who came out tonight!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Lady Cyclones helping make history by competing in the first ever KSHSAA regionals girls wrestling tourney!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
170 | Anisah Ultreras with a HUGE come from behind pin advances her to day two!!!
8 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Darby Weidl will be wrestling in the 155 pound Regional Championship match tomorrow!!!!
9 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
This afternoon OHS teachers are analyzing social emotional data and collaborating in their Professional Learning Communities. #NeverStopLearning
9 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
OHS teachers are engaging in professional develop today. We are digging into our instructional framework, talking about teaching strategies and learning new technology tips! #Collaboration #NewLearning
9 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Reminder!!!!!!
10 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
JV Basketball vs Central Heights at Wellsville for today is postponed. The game has been rescheduled for 1:30 Saturday, February 15 at Humboldt. They will play a second game at either 3:00 or 4:30pm.
10 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Check out this opportunity below!
10 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Due to inclement weather on Thursday, February 13 all OHS activities have been cancelled.
10 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Dean Grell
There will be no school today - Thursday, February 13th. Stay home, and stay warm!
10 days ago, Dean Grell
Kelly Whittaker
Saw future Cyclone Thespians in action this afternoon!
11 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you to everyone who came out to Think Pink night to support all our student athletes! We appreciate your continued support!!!!
11 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to all our Pizza Time fans of the game!!!!
11 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
These students attended the Educators Rising State Conference yesterday.
11 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you to everyone who partnered with OHS tonight to raise over $1,200 for the Franklin County Cancer Foundation!
11 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Forensics at Burlington tonight was a success! We came home with six medals. 🎭🥇🏅 Ainsley Curry - 1st in Poetry and 6th in Serious Solo Ashley Winkler - 3rd in Poetry and 4th in Prose Atticus Sutton - 7th in Poetry Nolan Dinkins - 6th in Humorous Solo
13 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Current 10th and 11th grade families join us this Wednesday evening to hear about all the opportunities your students have through Flint Hills Technical College, Allen Community College and Neosho Community College while enrolled at OHS! #SpreadTheWord
13 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Found our hard working Yearbook staff putting in some time this evening! These students do such an incredible job!!!!! 📖
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
More Winter Royalty dance fun!
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you StuCo for sponsoring our Winter Royalty dance after the games Friday.
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
We sure had fun Friday evening in a packed gym!
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you to all who came out Friday evening to support our athletes. A special thank you to these super fans who earned a FREE pizza for being the Pizza Time fans of the game!
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Varsity Girls Wrestlers showed up to compete yesterday! In other results, 170- Anisah Ultreras 4th place; 235- Aniyah Perkins 3rd place
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Boys Varsity Wrestlers finished 4th yesterday 4 points behind Wichita West. In other results, 120- Trevor Kaub 6th place; 220-Jared Ferguson 3rd place
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to our Winter Royalty King & Queen Kobe Johnson and Emma Aguirre!
14 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Ottawa FFA members competed in the Milk Quality CDE today. Senior Team finish 3rd with 2nd, 8th & 9th individuals. Intermediate Team finish 2nd over all with 2nd, 6th, 9th & 10th individuals.
15 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
The Empty Bowls benefit was a success! Art Guild and Culinary students raised over $600 for local food pantries. Thank you to all who participated in this event! #emptybowls #fighthunger #highschoolart #ceramicsclass #artclub #communityconnection
15 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Every Friday afternoon, our teachers at OHS engage in professional development or collaborate in professional learning communities. Yesterday, we talked about collective efficacy and reflected on our instructional framework, mission statement and strategic plan! #OneTeamForKids #WhateverItTakes
15 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Students and teachers worked on their scripts for our upcoming Student Led Conferences on March 10th and 12th yesterday during Advisory. Students will be scheduling times soon!
15 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Aliyah Brown and Abby Bird passed their level 1 PAC Student Technician scenarios, both earning their catwalk cards! Erin Smith completed her second scenario on her way to Level 2 certification! Congrats ladies! We are excited to see you continue on this journey!
15 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to our Kansas State Bank Cyclones of the Week: Nathan Patrick and Chloe Schulz
15 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Biology students extracted pure DNA from a living specimen today! 🧬
17 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
OHS Varsity Boys Wrestling team defeated Bishop Miege 53-15 last night. 126- Crooks win by pin 132- Creach win by pin 138- Blevins win by pin 145- Brown loss by fall 152- Lane win by pin 160- Hinderliter loss by pin 182- Aho win by pin 195. W. Sink win by pin 220- Ferguson loss by decision 285- Clevenger loss by fall
18 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
OHS Senior Avid class showing their school spirit for Dynamic Duo Day!
18 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Happy National School counseling week to our three fabulous counselors; Mrs. Buxton, Mrs. Lehman & Mrs. Tharp. Thank you for all you do for our students at OHS!
18 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Basic Algebra 2 students working collaboratively to determine how to build 2D and 3D shapes. #HandsOnLearning
19 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
One of our Genius Bar Student Technicians working to fix a teachers computer. Not only was he able to solve the problem, he explained what to do in the future if it happens again! #RealWorldExperiences
19 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Students in Algebra 1 are collaborating to figure out the best method to solve a system of equations. #MoreThanOneRightWay
19 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Varsity and JV Girls basketball teams lost to Topeka High tonight. The 9th graders won 33-32 in the final seconds of the game! 🏀
20 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
We hope to see staff & students having fun this week!
21 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Winter Royalty Candidates: Back Row- Collin Fluke, Jayden Porter & Kobe Johnson Front Row- Ashley Winkler, Alice Ann Ishmael & Emma Aguirre The winners will be crowned Friday evening!
21 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
The Cyclonettes did a great job at their competition yesterday. They received a rating of 1 and a rating of 2 on their routines!
21 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
SEK boys wrestling tournament at Chanute results: 113- Liam Sutton 6th place 120- Trevor Kaub 6th place 132- Collin Creach 3rd place 138- Richard Blevins 6th place 152- Kael Lane 5th place 182- Daidrien Aho 4th place 195- Wyatt Sink 6th place
22 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Last chance to see Mamma Mia! tonight! Doors open at 6pm and show starts at 7pm.
22 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our Forensics students had a great first weekend of competition. Congratulations to Ashley Winkler for placing 1st & qualifying for state; Ainsley Curry for placing 3rd & qualifying for state; & Atticus Sutton, who attended his first tournament EVER, placed 5th out of 55!
22 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Kanas State Bank Cyclones of the Week: Ty Whitney & Riti Ishanpara
22 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Students in our Law 2 class have been working on apprehending suspects. Mrs. Campbell is inviting community members in to create a more authentic situation then practicing with peers.
22 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Scores from basketball last night at Eudora: Girls: Varsity lost 33-49 JV lost 17-50 9th Grade won 26-12 Boys: Varsity won 53-44 JV lost 37-55 9th Grade lost 31-56
22 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Varsity Wrestling defeats Louisburg 60-24 113- Liam Sutton win by pin 120- Trevor Kaub loss by pin 126- Bobby Crooks loss by pin 132- Aaron Quillen win by pin 138- Richard Blevins win by pin 160- Kael Lane loss by pin 170- John Sink win by pin 182- Daidrien Aho win by pin 195- Wyatt Sunk win by pin 220- Jared Ferguson win by pin 285- Aaron Clevenger win by pin
23 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you to all the incoming 9th graders & families who came to learn about CTE Pathways, Concurrent Credit and our C3 initiative with NCCC! #ClassOf2024 #CantWaitToHaveYou 📚 📖 🏫
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Thank you to all the parents who attended the scholarship information night hosted by the OHS Counseling Department!
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Come support local food pantries by purchasing a bowl made by Ottawa High School art students filled with chicken noodles and mashed potatoes on Friday, February 7th from 5-7pm in the Cyclone Room!
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our high school students prepared these lessons for our CTE preschoolers!
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our high school students leading our CTE Preschoolers in lessons.
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Varsity Boys Basketball Results from last evening against Blue Valley Southwest: Freshman & JV lost while Varsity picked up a big win defeating them 71-56!
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Enjoying the littlest students at Ottawa High School today! Our high school teachers are leading them through carpet work. Always a joy to spend time in our CTE Preschool!
25 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Be sure to come support our students in Mamma Mia! this Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 7pm in our new Performing Arts Center!
26 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Ottawa Varsity Wrestling lost to Paola last night 25- 50  106- Atticus Sutton loses by tech 113- Liam Sutton loses by fall 120- Trevor Kaub loses by fall  126- Tiernan Reed-Cox loses by fall 132- Collin Creach wins by decision 138- Richard Blevins wins by fall 145- Joel Brown loses by fall  152- Kael Lane wins by major 160- John Sink loses by fall 170- Brodi Mesik loses by fall  182- Daidrien Aho wins by fall 195- Wyatt Sink loses by fall 220- Jared Ferguson loses by decision 285- Aaron Clevenger wins by fall 
26 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Winter Royalty Candidates: Queen- Emma Aguirre Alice Ann Ishmael Ashley Winkler King- Collin Fluke Kobe Johnson Jayden Porter
26 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Varsity girls lost to Holton 15-53 tonight & Varsity boys lost to Piper 46-66.
27 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Boys Varsity Wrestlers competed at the Gerald Sadowski Tournament in Holton, KS. The following wrestlers placed: 6th place Liam Sutton (113) Bobby Crooks (126) Richard Blevins (138) Kael Lane (152) Wyatt Sink (195) 4th place Zach Cunningham (106) 132lb Champion Collin Creach!
28 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to Abigail Kuntz for representing Ottawa High School at the John Philip Sousa honors band at the Leid Center! 🎼
29 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
The Varsity Boys basketball team fell to Raytown South 42-50 at the Basehor-Linwood tournament. They will face either Piper or Basehor on Monday, January 27th at 3pm.
29 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Lady Cyclones basketball team lost 28-51 to Blue Valley today at the Basehor-Linwood Tournament. They play again on Monday, January 27th at 3pm against the winner of Holton & St. Joe Benton.
29 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Students working hard today on the set for “Mamma Mia!” Can’t wait for next weekend!
29 days ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to our three All-State Band members: Grace Wooge, Quinncy Morris, and Abby Toomey!!!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to our Kansas State Bank Cyclones of the Week: Ava Caylor and Dalton Watkins!!!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Lady Cyclone lost to Basehor-Linwood tonight 55-23. They play again Friday night at 6pm in the Basehor Tournament.
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Dean Grell
Riley Meyerkorth has certified in the PAC! Riley was able to quickly and accurately complete his assessment. Riley's scenario was an unamplified performance. Even with no microphones, Riley had to move audio and video through the system. Congrats Riley!
about 1 month ago, Dean Grell
Kelly Whittaker
The OHS girls basketball games vs Topeka High have been rescheduled for Monday, February 3rd. Freshman game will start at 4:30 followed by JV & Varsity!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Congratulations to 9th grader, Alivia Sharp for placing 1st in the Martin Luther King, Jr. essay contest. She read her essay and received a cash prize & medal today at the OMA!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Kids cheer camp took place today at OHS! These little ones will perform on January 28th at the basketball games! Can’t wait to see them in action! #FutureCyclones
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Results from Kansas Grade Level Chess Tournament: 9th graders Jase White earned 7th place and Kymberley Glavin-Culbertson earned 9th place & 12th grader Walker Everett got 4th place. These Cyclones have now qualified for state in March! We are so proud of these Cyclones!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Results from Basehor Girls Wrestling. 155 Darby Weidl 2nd place. 170 Anisah Ultreras 5th place Way to go Cyclones!!!!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Our Senior Wall is filling up!!! If your name is not up and you know what you’re doing, be sure to stop by the counselors offices and see Mrs. Tharp!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Remember, no school Monday, January 20th.
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
Mrs. Miller's students were given 5 minutes to to consult with peers and strategize before starting their calculus assessment!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker
Kelly Whittaker
28 students in Mr. Stoddard's World History classes participated in the annual Daughters of the American Revolution essay contest about Christopher Columbus. Congratulations to Chloe Schulz for winning; her essay will move to state! Thank you to all who participated.
about 1 month ago, Kelly Whittaker