Welcome to Osborne High School
"Home of the Cardinals"
OHS Spring 2016 EOC Testing
Parents are encouraged to participate in the
AdvancED Parent Survey.
The data from this survey will inform the school and the
district about parents’ opinions about our school.
Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted
directly to AdvancED for analysis.
Individual data results will not be available to the
public and will not be posted online.
You may use any personal device to complete this survey.
The AdvancED Parent Survey will be open February 22 –
April 1. The link to
access the survey is
formerly SACS, is the non-profit organization that conducts
rigorous, on-site reviews of PreK-12 schools and school systems
and certifies that accreditation standards are being met.
Estamos animando a los padres de familia para que llenen la
encuesta de AdvancED
La información adquirida de esta encuesta informara a la escuela
y al distrito acerca de la opinión que los padres tienen acerca
de la escuela. Las respuestas de esta encuesta son anónimas y
serán presentadas directamente a AdvancED para ser analizadas.
Los resultados individuales no estarán abiertos al
público y no serán publicados en el internet. Usted podrá usar
cualquier dispositivo personal para tomar la encuesta.
La encuesta AdvancED para
padres estará abierta del 22 de febrero al
– 1 de abril. La
dirección para la encuesta es: http://eprovesurveys.advanc-ed.org/surveys/#/action/922/p913.
AdvancED, anteriormente SACS, es
una organización sin ánimo de lucro que conduce las encuestas de
manera rigurosa en las escuelas desde el Pre-Kinder y certifica
que las mismas cumplan los requisitos para ser acreditadas.
Herff Jones will be delivering announcements during lunch on
Thursday, March 17th. Here is a link where
orders can be placed and payments can be made:
The Cobb County School District has
released the Spring
2016 Graduation and Commencement Schedule.
Commencement ceremonies will be held on May 24 through May 27,
2016, at several locations throughout the county. More
information about each school's ceremony, venue information as
well as access to live Internet broadcasts of the ceremonies and
DVD ordering information will be available in the spring.
Summer Bridge for Excellence
The Summer Bridge for Excellence Program is designed to
help prepare incoming freshmen to be successful and establish
roles as leaders in the high school setting. The students will
attend sessions that will help prepare them for math and English
courses. In addition to learning about academic and behavioral
expectations, students will have the opportunity to learn about
graduation requirements, school spirit, sports teams and clubs.
The main idea of the Osborne High School Summer Bridge for
Excellence Program is to teach students some of the techniques
and decision-making skills that will help ensure their success
in high school. Click here for
2015-16 School Choice
The Cobb County School District is again offering
School Choice (HB 251 and SB10) transfers for the 2016-2017
school year. Individual school capacity information and
applications will be available beginning February 1, 2016 on the
District website. For more information, please see our
2016-17 School Choice webpage.
FLP Math Program
It’s Time! The FLP
Math Program begins Monday, January 25th at 3:45pm in
the Media Center. FLP
students will meet their teachers and explore the program being
used to build their math skills. The afternoon program will
take place on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 3:45-5:00pm.
The morning program will take place on Tuesday, Wednesday and
Thursday from 7:20-8:05am. Transportation will only be available
for the afternoon program. Parental support, assistance, &
inquiries are welcome.
If you have questions, please contact
Sheryl Mahaffey at 770-437-5900.
Office 365 Available for Students
Office 365 is available to all Cobb County students at no cost.
Office 365 is a user-based service providing all students with
Online versions of familiar applications such as Microsoft Word
Online and Microsoft Power Point Online. The free account also
allows each student to install the full version of Microsoft
Office 2013 on up to five PCs or Macs and five mobile devices.
Cobb Students Outperform the State in All Grades on the New Georgia Milestones
Cobb students performed better than the state on all eight of
the End-of-Course (EOC) assessments in high school and on 24 of
24 End-of Grade (EOG) assessments in middle and elementary
school. On average Cobb’s scale score was 15 points higher than
the state for the EOC assessments. In middle and elementary
school Cobb’s performance was particularly strong in English
Language Arts. Cobb exceeded the state average scale score for
English Language Arts by 17 points in Middle School and by 14
points in Elementary School.
House Bill 91 Diploma Petition
Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 91 into law on March 30, 2015. The law contains
provisions for students no longer enrolled in the school system to petition the Local Board of Education for a
diploma if their sole reason for not receiving a diploma was due to not passing any part of the required graduation tests
at the time of enrollment.
follow this link to access the Petition form.