North Oldham High School

North Oldham High School 

North Oldham High School
1815 South Highway 1793
Goshen, Kentucky 40026

PHONE:  502-228-0158
FAX:  502-
228-7735

SCHOOL WEBSITE:  www.oldham.kyschools.us/nohs 


PRINCIPAL Lisa Jarrett  
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL Andrew Terry
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL Craig Wallace
OFFICE MANAGER Kim Mitchell
SCHOOL HOURS 8:45 AM - 3:45 PM
ACCREDITATION Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

Since its opening in 2003, North Oldham High School has consistently earned the reputation as one of the state's top performers on multiple academic measures. North's 2010 graduation class earned nearly $6 million in scholarships. NOHS offers a rigorous curriculum for all students with a particular strong commitment to AP classes in the sciences, mathematics, social studies, language arts and visual arts. Forty percent of the student body took an AP exam in May of 2009 earning an overall pass rate of 78%. Newsweek Magazine has ranked North Oldham as the #2 public high school in Kentucky each of the last two years. Our success can be attributed to the dedication, instructional skills, experience and professionalism of our teachers and the support and involvement of our students' parents.

SCHOOL AWARDS/ TEACHER AWARDS:   Newsweek Magazine ranked NOHS as the second best public high school in KY. One senior was selected as a National Merit Finalist and another received the National Achievement Award. Five students were chosen for the Governor's Scholars Program and two for the Governor's School for the Arts. The 2010 graduating class was awarded nearly $6 million in scholarship money. The boys' cross country team earned North Oldham's first team state championship.

STATE CONTEST RESULTS:  Marching Band: Advanced to regional quarterfinals; Concert Band: "distinguished" at regional and "proficient" at state KMEA Band Festival; Academic Team: OVAL champion in quick recall and written assessment; Governor's Cup district champion in quick recall and general performance; Art: 12 students placed at Regional Scholastic Art Awards; Speech: top 20 in KY; 6 students reached semis of state and 3, the finals; 1 student qualified for NCFL National Speech Tourney

SPECIAL PROGRAMS:  Advanced Placement Program; Collaborative Instruction for Special Education Students; Community Based Education; Drug Testing for competitive extra-curricular students; Extended School Services; Group & Individual Counseling Programs; Independent Study Options; KET & KVHS Course Options; Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative; Senior Projects; Specialized Summer School Courses; United Parcel Service Cooperative Program; University of Louisville Dual Credit; Vanguard Initiative in Partnership with the Kentucky Department of Education; Vocational/Technical Classes 

EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:  Academic Team; Baseball; Boys and Girls Basketball; Beta Club; Cheerleading; Chess Team; Choir; Color Guard; Boys and Girls Cross Country; Dance Team; Debate Team; Drama; Engineering Club; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; FCA; Female Leadership; French Club; Leaders in the Making; Literary Club; Field Hockey; Football; Boys and Girls Golf; KUNA; KYA; Boys and Girls Lacrosse; Marching Band; National Art Honor Society; National Honor Society; Newspaper: The North Star; Pep Club; Photography Club; PTSA; Rotary Club; Show Choir: Spanish Club; Boys and Girls Soccer; Speech Team; Senior Advisory Board; Show Choir; Softball; Student Council; Student Government; Boys and Girls Swimming; Boys and Girls Tennis; Boys and Girls Track; Volleyball; Wrestling; Yearbook; Ice Hockey.


 

Oldham County Schools Logo               6165 W. Highway 146      |     Crestwood, KY  40014    |     Phone: 502-241-3500     |     Main Fax: 502-241-3209