Leadership plans spring spirit week

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

April 6, 2018

Time to whip out your jerseys and USA wear for Spring Spirit Week! On April 9, spirit week will begin with Jersey Day. Wear your favorite sports team merchandise to show your support! Tuesday (April 10) will be Tacky Tourist Day, get ready to find your fanny packs and visors! Show off your hip...

Leadership prepares winter spirit week

The banner made by Leadership hangs high in the commons on Jan. 26.

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

January 26, 2018

Calling all hippies and “swinter” enthusiasts, Leadership has the week for you! During the week of Jan. 29, OHS will be hosting a winter spirit week leading up to the basketball Pink Out game against Mehlville and the winter sports assembly on Friday, Feb. 2. “I’m excited for spirit week...

Students show homecoming spirit

Singing the National Anthem, Brad Hartmann (12) passionately participates in Leadership's USA day themed game.
Sept. 21 Shooting Star Winner

Nicole Neher, editor in chief

September 19, 2017

OHS held its annual Fall Spirit Week Sept. 5-8, leading up to the homecoming parade and dance that weekend. On Tuesday, the week started off with Pajama Day. Students were able to jump straight out of bed and come to school in their pajamas. The hallways were dark and gloomy the following day...

Winter spirit week

Taylor Zarr (11), Hannah Baker (11), and Caroline Roah (11) dress up in their neon wear in preparation for the winter pep assembly and the Dance for Charity.

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

January 23, 2017

Winter Spirit Week took place the week of Jan 17- 20 in order to celebrate the pep assembly and the Charity Dance. The week kicked off on Tuesday, Jan. 17 with “Twin Day.” Friends and actual twins teamed up and wore matching clothing to represent being twins. “I dressed up for Twin Day...

Leadership gets creative with new spirit days

Dallas Carter, opinions editor

May 3, 2016

Spirit Week at OHS is always an exciting time, but in recent months student complaints about originality have grown. Normally a spirit week includes something along the lines of USA day, beach day, pajama day, and other classics. The week of April 25-29 has instead brought new ideas. Monday was Parent’s...

Winter pep assembly celebrates school spirit

Winter pep assembly celebrates school spirit

Johanna Carrigan, reporter

February 8, 2016

Photos by Katie Counts. Spirit week came to an end with the annual winter pep assembly. To close out spirit week, the pep assembly was held to get students excited about winter sports. The assembly was held at the end of the day with representatives from each sport talking about their season and perf...

OHS celebrates winter spirit week

A student steps up to the mic on Hip Hop Day.

Elizabeth Hall, entertainment editor

February 8, 2016

OHS students and faculty got creative this spirit week to show their support for winter sports and activities. Monday was Pajama Day, and students happily dressed in their comfiest pajamas. Next, students threw bed sheets over their clothes for Greek/Toga Day on Tuesday. Wednesday, known as Super...

OHS Dresses for Success During Spirit Week

Katelyn Pike, features editor

October 6, 2014

To kick off homecoming week, the OHS leadership classes brainstormed a series of creative “dress-up” days in order for students and teachers to demonstrate their school spirit and have a lot of fun in the process. “We thought it would be a blast,” said Hannah Paule (12), a member of the leadership...

Got Spirit?

Shannon Stegmann, Reporter

April 4, 2014

Next week, April 7th - 11th, is spring spirit week for OHS! This spirit week is leading up to Mr. OHS, a pageant for senior guys, which will be held on Friday, April 11th. This will be the last event of the school year that will support Tigers Fight Back. Leadership thought long and hard about the spi...

We have spirit. How ‘bout you?

Alex Jost, Reporter

February 3, 2014

OHS students have shown their wild side this past week,February 20 to 24, by participating in  winter spirit week.  Students participated with themes ranging from  Pajama Day to Jungle Day, and a blast from the past with Generation Day. In the dead of winter OHS needed some pep to brighten their we...

Spirit Week Spectacles

Cameron Popp, reporter

September 25, 2013

In the week leading up to the homecoming dance, the atmosphere around Oakville is anything but normal. This hectic week is know as “Spirit Week” at Oakville. Each year the Leadership Classes plan out the week with a different wacky theme for each day. Then everyday during lunches the Leadership...

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