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  • November Prop Box

    November Prop Box

    Dr. Poss and the FOR Club are excited to recognize this month’s Raven’s Prop Box nominees:        Abby Inman:       Stays after 7th hour every day to help put up […]

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  • Common Core Q & A

    Common Core Q & A

    Olathe Schools put together this Common Core Q & A for parents: QA Common Core Standards for Parents Fall 2013

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  • View Cyberbullying Documentary Online

    View Cyberbullying Documentary Online

    Submit The Documentary is now available for viewing here online. This excellent film focuses on cyberbullying – what it is, the effects, and the solutions.  Please view the video below, and also […]

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  • October Prop Box

    October Prop Box

    Dr. Poss and the FOR Club are excited to recognize this month’s Raven’s Prop Box nominees.     Abby Moore:  With no one around Abby was “caught in the act” picking up […]

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  • NCAA Class of 2016 Standards

    NCAA Class of 2016 Standards

    The NCAA’s dramatic changes to DI initial-eligibility academic standards are in effect for high school athletes in the class of 2016 and beyond. The changes include a higher minimum core course GPA, […]

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  • COMPASS Test Preparation

    COMPASS Test Preparation

    Academic Counselors 913-469-3809 Call for an appointment Resources for COMPASS Test Preparation Math  Nice tutorials by a math professor ESL, Math & English English […]

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  • ROAR!!!


    The ONW Roar video is about high school. It is about a nameless, a faceless student, struggling through the “jungle” known as high school.  Jungles are complicated places – beautiful and terrifying, […]

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  • Homecoming Monday 2013 and ROAR!

    Homecoming Monday 2013 and ROAR!

    A few shots from the assembly and all-school filming for ROAR on 9/30! (also see here:

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  • A Safe and Civil ONW

    Thank you to our e-Communication students for filming the video to kick-off our school wide focus on safe and civil!  Here is the link if you would like to view: Thought […]

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  • Lunch Charges

    This is a gentle reminder that we do not allow charging for lunch at the high school level.  We expect our students to communicate their needs with you whether it is having […]

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  • If your student is absent…

    If your student is absent…

    Attendance If your student will be absent or needs to be excused from school early or will be coming in late, please call and ask for the Attendance Line or you can […]

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  • ROAR Video Shoot Photos

    ONW e-Communication Entertainment Video students have been busy filming for their upcoming all-school video, Roar!  Various school groups are portraying different parts of the jungle – most of these shots are of […]

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  • What is Common Core in Olathe Public Schools?

    What is Common Core in Olathe Public Schools?

    The Olathe Public Schools, along with all of the school districts in the state of Kansas, are working toward full implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Forty-six states have approved […]

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  • ONW's Chorale performing "Remember My Song"

    Veterans Day Assembly-Remembering Those Who Have Served

    Last Friday juniors and seniors were invited to a Veterans Day assembly. It was a great reminder to thank those who have served, are serving, and going to serve for our country […]

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  • Electronic Transcripts

    Electronic Transcripts

    E-transcripts Beginning April 2, 2012, Olathe Northwest began sending transcripts to colleges, scholarship agencies, and to the NCAA electronically.  In order to get a transcript, students will now need to create an […]

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