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OCHS Class of 2018 Graduation

OCHS Class of 2018 Graduation



Friday, May 25th at 7:00 PM

Email Migration

Click the mailfor the Email migration guide

Daylight Savings Time



Don't forget to set you clocks forward one hour
  on Saturday, March 10th before you go to bed    

Celebrate the Child

Celebrate the Child

Kindergarten Registration

Each child will have academic screenings along with language/hearing screenings. If you are unable to take your child for registration at the school that your child will attend, please take your child to another school to enroll and the records will be sent to your child’s home school.  To enroll in kindergarten in the state of Kentucky, a child must be 5 years of age on or before August 1, 2018. 
For additional information or questions call the Ohio County Board of Education at (270) 298-3249.

Kindergarten Registration Schedule
8:00am until 6:00 pm

Tuesday, March 13: Beaver Dam Elementary
Thursday, March 15: Southern Elementary
Tuesday, March 20: Wayland Elementary
Thursday, March 22: Western Elementary
Tuesday, March 27: Horse Branch Elementary
Thursday, March 29: Fordsville Elementary                                                                                                      

Parents need to bring the following items/information
Full Size Certified Birth Certificate
KY Immunization Certificate
Social Security Card
KY Physical Examination Form
Eye Examination (by an optometrist or ophthalmologist – must be done by January 1, 2019)
Dental Screening/Examination – completed by January 1, 2019)

Go Red for Heart Health

GO RED Ohio County Schools GO RED

9th annual Wear Red for Heart Health campaign will be on Friday, February 9th

Beaver Dam Elementary Blood Drive

The blood drive has been rescheduled for 

Wednesday, January 24 from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Thursday, January 25 from 10:00AM until 6:00 PM

24th Annual Beaver Dam Elementary School Community Blood Drive

Blood Beaver Dam Elementary School Blood

24th Annual Community Blood Drive

Wednesday, January 17th    9:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Thursday, January 18th          10:00 AM until 6:00 PM


* Long sleeve t-shirt to each donor *

*Donors will be asked for identification upon registration *

OCMS Parent-Teacher Conferences

OCMS Parent-Teacher Conferences

Tuesday, November 14th

3:15 P.M. until 6:15 P.M.

Basketball Chili Supper

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Tuesday, November 7th

OCHS Cafeteria

Chili, Hot Dogs and Dessert


Scrimmage Times

5:00 PM - OCMS Girls
5:45 PM - OCMS Boys
6:30 PM - OCHS Girls
7:30 - OCHS Boys

Daylight Savings Time

Don't forget to set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Saturday, November 4th


Wayland Elementary Capes and Crowns 5K

Capes and Crowns 5K

Saturday, November 4th
Race Time: 9:00 AM
** Wear your favorite superhero and princess attire

Please click on the logo or the runner to download the registration form Capes and Crowns 5K

Please make checks payable to: Wayland Elementary
Mail registrations to: Walyand Elementary, Capes & Crowns 5K
1250 Oakwood Drive, Hartford, KY 42347

For more information
Please contact Chasity Blakeley or Jarren Decker at 270-298-3462
or email Chasity Blakeley @ chasity.blakeley@ohio.kyschools.us

Pre-registration ends on October 18th and guarantees a t-shirt

Transform The Classroom

Transform The Classroom Banner

Eclipse Live Stream

The 2017 Eclipse will be live streamed by the Ohio County School district on August 21 starting at 11:55 a.m.




OCMS Open House

OCMS Open House

Tuesday, August 8th

8th Grade open house is from 4:30 pm until 6:00 pm
7th Grade open house is from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm

Asset of the Month

April - #39 Sense of Purpose

Young person reports that “my life has purpose.”

Asset of the Month

March - #37 Personal Power

Young person feels he or she has control over
“things that happen to me.”

Asset of the Month

February - #34 Cultural Competence

Young person has knowledge of and comfort
with people of different cultural/ethnic backgrounds.

Asset of the Month

January - #21 Achievement Motivation

Young person is motivated to do well in school.

Asset of the Month

December - #25 Reading for Pleasure

Young person reads for pleasure three or more hours per week.

Asset of the Month

November - #26 Caring

Young person places high value on helping other people.

Asset of the Month

October - #31 Restraint

Young person believes it is important not to be
sexually active or to use alcohol or other drugs.

Asset of the Month

September - #23 Homework

Young person reports doing at least one hour of homework every day.

Asset of the Month

August - #24 Bonding to school.

Young person cares about her or his school.

5th Annual Southern Elementary Bobcat Run

Southern Elementary will be having its 5th Annual Bobcat Run this fall.
On September 16, 2017 at Beaver Dam Park, we will have a 5K Walk/Run starting at 8 AM,
and a Cub Run for kids (.25 mi) at 9:00 with awards for all age divisions following. 


Our registration forms will be at local businesses and Central Office
or you can register online through the link below.

Early registration is $20.00 ($10.00 for Cub Run) and all proceeds go to S.E.S.. 



or click on the bobcat paw to download a registration form


For more information, please contact 
Emily Herron @ emilyl.herron@ohio.kyschools.us
or Summer Hines @ summer.hines@ohio.kyschools.us


OCHS Orientation


                                        Pick up schedule
                                          Tour the School
                                        Get Locker - $5.00
                                               Pay Fees

Stuff the Bus

Stuff the Bus


The 7th Annual Stuff the Bus Campaign will be
Friday, July 28th from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM
and Saturday, July 29th from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM
in the parking lot of Walmart.

Cash donations will be used to purchase additional school supplies and/or clothing for students

To see a list of needed items, please click here or on the bus


The Seventh Annual Community Partnership with Walmart, Ohio County Schools, Ohio County Hospital,
,Perdue and United Way of the Ohio Valley of the Ohio Valley


Beaver Dam Kindergarten Jumpstart


Kindergarten Jumpstart

at Beaver Dam Elementary


Wednesday, July 19 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Thursday, July 20 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


All kindergarten students are invited to attend either day or both days!   

Students will go to the classrooms with their  teachers and get to know the school. Parents are invited to stay for a short informational meeting where staff will answer questions about arrival, dismissal, bus information, etc
Meet us in the cafeteria.

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Wayland Blood Drive

BloodWayland Alexander Elementary Annual Blood Drive will be Friday, August 25th from 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM in the gym. Students with 4 donors brought in, earn a pizza party!  PTO earns $5 for each blood donor, so please help spread the word!



Wayland Jump Start

Jump Start will be Tuesday, July 25th and Wednesday, July 26th from 9:30 AM until 11:30 AM.
There will be a parent meeting Wednesday, July 26th at 11:30 AM

Longest Day of Play

Longest Day of Play

2017 OCHS Graduation

Summer Feeding 2018-2019

With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about how children will eat healthy while school is out.  Ohio County Schools provides FREE MEALS to children 18 and under during the summer.  Lunch and breakfast will be available at these locations Monday through Friday, May 30- August 3, 2018, with the exception of   July 4th, we will be closed. Please see the slideshow for more details.




5K in support of Horse Branch Elementary PTO

Saturday, May 19th
9:00 AM
Rosine Park

Early Registration: $15 for adults, $10 for kids up to 12 years old
Day of race registration: $20

To download a registration form, click on the runners

HB Play-K

For more information email Heather Carden at heather.carden@ohio.kyschools.us

Preschool/Head Start Registration

Preschool/Head Start Registration
8:00 AM until 3:00 PM

Friday, May 11th: Wayland at Wayland Preschool
Wednesday, May 16th: Beaver Dam  - in the Library
Friday, May 18th: Fordsville - in the Library
Monday, May 21st: Horse Branch - in the Gym
Tuesday, May 22nd: Southern - in the Gym
Wednesday, May 23rd: Western - in the Gym

For more information, please email Cheston Hoover at cheston.hoover@ohio.kyschools.us

Summer Feeding Kickoff


2018 Lady Eagle Volleyball Camp

2018 Lady Eagle Volleyball Camp

June 4th through 7th

Students entering grades 4 and 5: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Students entering grades 6 through 8: 10:30 AM until 12:00 PM
Awards ceremony on Thursday, June 7th at 9:00 AM for all campers


Cost: $40 for first player, $30 for multiple players in same household

Click the volleyball to download a registration form


Please make checks payable to: OC Volleyball Boosters

You may mail forms to:
Ohio County High School
Attn: Chelsea Atherton
1400 S. Main Street
Hartford, KY 42347

For more information,
feel free to email Coach Atherton at: chelsea.atherton@ohio.kyschools.us

OCHS Eagles Youth Soccer Camp

OCHS Eagles Youth Soccer Camp
June 4th, 5th and 7th
OCHS Soccer Field for 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM

Ages 4 thru just completed 6th grade
Player cost is $35, $30 for each additional player (in the same family)
Please bring the following: shin guards, cleats, soccer ball and water bottle

To download a registration form, click on the soccer ball soccer registration

Make checks palyable to OCHS Soccer Boosters
and mail this form along with your check to:
OCHS Soccer Boosters
1417 Madison St.
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

For more information call or text
Nicole Taylor (270) 775-3000 or Kelley Risinger (270) 256-1559

OCHS Soccer Glow Run

Soccer Glow Run

Saturday, June 9th
Race Time: 8:30 PM in downtown Beaver Dam

Early Registration $25 per participant, $30 per participant after May 22nd. $15 for students
Team of 4 or more $20 per team member, $25 per team member after May 22nd

Click the logo to download a registration form
or click the soccer ball to register online

Glow Run

Make checks payable to: OCHS Soccer Boosters

Mail registrations to:
OCHS Soccer Boosters
1500 Vine Hill Road
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

For more information please contact
Kelley Risinger (270) 256-1559 or dkrisinger@hotmail.com
Nicole Taylor (270) 775-3000 or nicolea79@yahoo.com


OSMO & Ohio County Hospital Future Eagle Basketball Camp

At Ohio County High School
June 11 - 13, 2018 from 9:00-11:30 each morning.
For boys entering 2nd - 8th grade. 
Register in person from 8-9am on the first day of camp.
$50.00 per camper ($10 discount for 2nd household member)

2018 Eagles Youth Football Camp

2018 Eagle Youth Football Camp

June 20th through 22nd
9:00 AM unitl 12:00 PM

For students entering grades 2nd through 8th
$40 per camper, any other siblings will be $30

Click the football to download a registration form


Please make checks payable to:
OCHS Eagle Football Boosters

You can mail forms to:
Ohio County High School
Attn: Coach Ganaway
1400 S. Main Street
Hartford, KY 42347

For more information, feel free to email Coach Ganaway at: damarcus.ganaway@ohio.kyschools.us

Lady Eagles Basketball Camp

Lady Eagles Basketball Camp

Monday, June 18th through Thursday, June 21st
10:00 AM until 12:00 PM

For students entering 3rd through 8th grade

$40 per camper, any other siblings will be $30

To download a registration form, click on the basketball

Lady Eagle Registration Form

Please make checks payable to: Lady Eagle Basketball Boosters
Mail the forms to: Ohio County High School
Attn: Matt Brigance
1400 S. Main Street, Hartford, KY 42347

For more information, email Matt Brigance at matthew.brigance@ohio.kyschools.us

OCMS Class of 2024 Welcome Party

Eagle OCMS Class of 2024 Welcome Party Eagle

Thursday, June 28th

1:00 PM until 3:00 PM

Come meet your classmates for games, activities and prizes!


OSMO & Ohio County Hospital Future Eagle Shooting Camp

At Ohio County High School
July 17 - 19, 2018 from 10:00-12:00 each day.
For boys or girls entering 5th - 9th grade. 
Register in person from 9-10am on the first day of camp.
$50.00 per camper ($10 discount for 2nd household member)

OCMS Class of 2024 Eagle Life

Eagle OCMS Class of 2024 Eagle Life Eagle

Thursday, July 26th
8:30 AM until 11:00 AM

Meet your 7th grade teachers
Learn how to open a locker
Get your bus route
Get your schedule


Asset of the Month

May - #40 Positive view of personal future

Young person is optimistic about her or his personal future.

Now Hiring Bus Drivers and Monitors

Now Hiring

To apply online go to https://ohiocountyky.tedk12.com/hire/Index.aspx
or call (270) 298-4832

Also needed is Bus Monitors

Contact Us
Ohio County Schools
315 East Union Street
Hartford, KY 42347
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Phone: (270) 298-3249
Fax: (270) 298-3886