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 "Reaching today for a brighter tomorrow!"

South Oldham High School
5901 Veterans Memorial Parkway
Crestwood, Kentucky 40014

Fax: 502- 241-0955

Our Mission
The staff, students, parents and community of South Oldham High School will work collaboratively to achieve a shared educational purpose. This learning community believes all students can and must learn at high levels of achievement. It is the learning community's job to create an environment that results in this level of performance.


Attention Parents/Guardians the SOHS PTSA will have the SBDM Minority Parent Representative Election on Tuesday, March 31st, 8am to 4pm in the school office. Then, the election will be at the Oldham County Arts Center during the Vaudeville Show, 6:30pm to 7:30pm.  Rick Smith is running for re-election for the minority parent representative position.  Please stop by to cast your vote.  If you have any questions, please contact Christy Michaud at kymichauds@gmail.com.

Click here for the updated Dress Code!


 Click here for the annual SOHS Wrestling Team MULCH SALE!  

Daily Announcements

March 27, 2015


3/27 - SOHS Reality Store @ 8:45 AM (Auditorium-Gym) 


Oldham County Project Graduation 2015 planning meeting is Monday, March 30th at 7:00 pm in the South Oldham High School Library.

Come to our meeting or send us an email to say you want to volunteer to:

·         Donate cash, prizes, or gift certificates

·         Help Decorate and/or take down decorations at the school

·         Work the night of the event:  Man the tables:  games, cards, prizes, outdoor volleyball, rock climbing wall, kitchen prep and serve, security/door monitor

·         Donate Food or Drinks for Volunteers

·         Help with Correspondence/Mailings

We need Volunteers to make this a very special (and safe night) for ALL graduates in Oldham County!! Volunteers come from parents, guardians, family members and friends of all Oldham County elementary, middle and high schools.

To VOLUNTEER - Contact Char Kirby at ocprojectgraduation@yahoo.com or 502-593-3307 


Stammtisch will meet Tuesday, 31 March at 4:00 in room 207.  Members of Mannschaft Düsseldorf need to see Herr Effingham by Friday, 27 March.


Attention AP Students: We will be conducting Pre-Administration Sessions for AP Testing on March 31st and April 1st. Students will need to bring a #2 pencil and have their Social Security Number! The schedule is…

Tuesday March 31st:

               2nd Period (maybe part of 3rd)  9th Grade AP Students         

    6th Period (maybe part of 7th) 10th Grade AP Students

Wednesday April 1st:

               2nd Period (maybe part of 3rd) 11th Grade AP Students       

   6th Period (maybe part of 7th) 12th Grade AP Students 

Driver’s Permit Test Announcement: The guidance office will be closed Spring Break week – April 6-10.  If your student will be taking their Driver’s Permit Test that week, you will need to call the guidance office before April 2 to request your School Compliance Verification Form (No Pass, No Drive) and stop by the office before April 2 to pick up the form.  Please allow 24 hours for processing.


ATTENTION Nation Arts Honors Society Members: NAHS service hours are due April 15th...the Wednesday after Spring Break.

 ATTENTION Senior National Honor Society Members: Your completed NHS service hours are due to Dr. Bentley the Friday after Spring Break, April 17, if you want to graduate with NHS honors. 

Attention students and parents in Fit for Life next year: There will be a parent meeting on Wednesday, April 22nd, at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center from 5:30 until 6:30.  Attendance at the meeting is especially critical this year because the dates, curriculum and location will be finalized by then (decision is pending on make-up days for OC). Any questions should be directed to Jackie Howell (jackie.howell@oldham.kyschools.us)

Writingpalooza Announcement: Students in 9th, 10th, and 11th grades should consider attending Writingpalooza!, An All-Out Crazy Party to Sharpen Writing Skills.

 All sessions will be hosted by Mrs. Emerson in Room 114

April 14, 2015 (4:00-5:00)               Leads and Conclusions

April 21, 2015 (4:00-5:00)               Thesis and Topic Sentences

April 28, 2015 (4:00-5:00)               Commentary and Idea Development

May 5, 2015 (4:00-5:00)                  Commentary and Idea Development, Part II

May 12, 2015 (4:00-5:00)                Organization

May 19, 2015 (4:00-5:00)                On-Demand Refresher

Attention FRESHMEN: Freshmen – if you have not received your popcorn order, please see Ms. Heineman in room 105 ASAP.  

SOHS Band ANNOUNCEMENT: Congratulations to the SOHS Concert Band and Wind Ensemble for receiving all Distinguished Ratings at the KMEA Concert Band Assessment held on March 17 & 18 at the Oldham County Arts Center! Also, congratulations to the following band students who received Distinguished Ratings for their performances at the KMEA Solo and Ensemble Assessment:

Hannah Mattingly, Joanna Rossenberger, Hannah Clark, McKenzie Montross, Talon Brovant, Emma Haney, Shelby Taylor, Laura Pope, Alison Clark, Jamie Turbeville, Hannah Fudold, Abby Rickert, Madelyn Carey, Noelle Schamback, Nina Funke, Kaitlyn McNew, Kristen Wang, Zach Blinn, Kristen Dudding Autumn Day, Kyle Larsen, Matthew Buschman, Nick Franklin, Katie Grubb, Aidan Nash, Emily Sage, Clayton Warren, Bailey Woods, Griffin Allen, Kirkland Bird, Daniel Burton, Jacob Davis, Aaron Kirtland, Matthew Knuckles, Nick Pinar, Hannah Richards, Maggie Rickert, Thomas Ryan, Kayla Arnold, Collin Williams, Evan Allen, Nick Gorce, Katherine Hagan, Michael Hayden, Aaron Day, Julia Tennant, Grace Drawe. 

ATTENTION Senior Beta Club Members: Your completed hours are due the Monday after Spring Break, April 13, if you want to graduate with Beta honors.  Please see the Beta announcements (every Monday) for more information.


Wrestling Team Mulch Sale ANNOUNCEMENT: The South Oldham High School Wrestling Team is having their annual mulch sale to raise funds for the program  We offer free delivery within 15 miles from SOHS on orders of 10 bags or more.  We have three delivery dates, March 29, April 19, and April 26, so pick the one that fits your schedule. The order form can also be found on the South Oldham High School website below "ANNOUNCEMENTS", http://www.oldham.kyschools.us/sohs/.

SOHS-Vaudeville and Art Show: Enter your act now for the SOHS Vaudeville Talent Show, March 31st at the Oldham Country Arts Center. Winners will received cash prizes. All participants are eligible to win 2 Kenny Chesney concert tickets at the YUM center on April 17th. Everyone who attends the show will also be entered to win 2 tickets! Join the show or come out and support SOHS on March 31st. Sign-up sheets are available in the school office and several days during lunch in the lobby. If it’s entertaining, it’s Vaudeville!

OCS ‘Why Do You Love Your School Lunch’ CONTEST: Do you love your school’s lunch?  Then this one’s for you! OCS wants to know why you love your school lunch by creating any piece of media that inspires you. There will be one first place among the 3 high schools! Additionally, there will be a chance for prizes to be awarded at each school throughout the month.  The deadline is March 31st. Please see the attached flyer for details. 

SOHS Parking NEWS: Students should not be parking in the Visitors row of parking, if so you will be booted or towed. Students must be parked in a parking spot, not on the grass, not in front of the band tower, and not on the concrete slab by the band tower. If you are not parked in a parking spot, you will be towed or booted. It will be a priority to check the lot more, and if you are illegally parked and or parked without a parking pass, you will be booted or towed!


ATTENTION SOHS STUDENTS AND PARENTS:  Remember to check the SOHS Guidance Web page @ http://sohsguidance.weebly.com/enrichment-opportunities.html to find a variety of Enrichment activities and Opportunities.  This page will be updated regularly so check in often.


Electronic Device Reminder: Please leave your Nintendo devices at home.  Using them at school causes the wireless network to fail.


ESS schedule: Tuesday – English and Science; Wednesday – Math; Thursday – English, Math, and Social Studies.  Foreign language must be scheduled with the teacher.

College Visit Policy: ATTENTION JUNIORS AND SENIORS & PARENTS:  If you are planning on using a college visit please remember that you need to submit a request in writing from a parent/guardian to the attendance office no later than a week prior to the first day of absence.   Juniors you are allowed 1 college visit and seniors you are allowed 2 college visits.   If you do not submit your request to the attendance office a week prior to the first day of absence you not be eligible to use your allocated College Visit days.  Also remember that College Visitation Policy follows the same as the OCBE Vacation Policy which may not be used before or after an extended break such as three-day weekends and holiday breaks. 

FCA News: FCA will meet every Wednesday at 8:05 in the GYM. 


3/27 - 4:00pm Girls Varsity Tennis vs Male

            4:30pm Coed Varsity Track @Multiple Opponents (Meet)(PREMIER CLASSIC @ ASSUMPTION)

            5:00pm Boys Varsity Tennis @St. Xavier

            5:30pm Boys Junior Varsity Baseball @Kentucky Country Day

            6:00pm Boys Varsity Lacrosse vs Louisville Male

            6:00pm Girls Varsity Softball @Oldham County

            7:00pm Boys Freshman Baseball @Kentucky Country Day School(5 INNING GAME)

            7:30pm Boys Junior Varsity Lacrosse vs Louisville Male

            7:30pm Girls Junior Varsity Softball @Oldham County


3/28 – TBA Boys Varsity Baseball @Multiple Opponents (Meet)(WATTS/DRISKELL MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT)

            TBA Girls Varsity Lacrosse @Multiple Opponents (Meet)(TITANS CUP @ COLLINS H.S.)

            11:00am Boys Varsity Baseball @Male

            1:30pm Boys Varsity Baseball @Butler Traditional


 If you have an announcement you need added to this list, please send it to this email address (SHDaily.Announcements@oldham.kyschools.us) 24-hours prior to when you want the announcement to be listed.


South Oldham High School
Jeff Griffin , Principal
5901 Veterans Memorial Pkwy. Crestwood, Kentucky 40014

Phone: 502-241-6681
Fax: 502-241-0955


E-mail: SOHS Webmaster

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