Saturday, June 22 - all students in marching band need to report to the HS at 8:30am for the Bethany Celebration Parade! OV shirts, black or khaki shorts. Throwing it back with “Jacob and Sons” - see you on the 22nd! #YNotOV #celebration
Any OVHS student that is interested in playing golf this summer needs to contact head coach Andrew Fultz at firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP. This includes males and females and any incoming freshman. #YNotOV
Want to get stronger this summer? The weight room is open for OVHS Students tomorrow (including incoming freshmen). Boys from 8-9 and Girls 9:15-10:30.
Mark your calendars! Physicals will be offered at the high school and middle school on Thursday, June 13. Sport physicals will be from 11 AM - 1 PM at the high school and school physicals will be at the middle school at 9:30 AM. Details will come closer to the 13th.
OVHS Graduation is tomorrow, Sunday, May 26 at 2:00 PM. We will broadcast it live on our Facebook page if you are unable to attend. Have a great day! #YNotOV
Tonight’s HS baseball game will be played at Danville Stadium at 4:30 PM. If you can’t make it, we will broadcast the game on Facebook Live. Good luck fellas! #YNotOV
HS boys weights and basketball open gyms begin Tuesday, May 28th from 8-10 AM. This will be Tuesday-Friday next week. HS girls weights begin next week as well from 9:15-10:30. #YNotOV
Reminder: There is no school today for the end of year teacher’s institute. Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 21 is an 11:30 district wide dismissal. Have a great day! #YNotOV
Good luck to HS baseball as they travel to Assumption for today’s IHSA Regional Championship at 10:00 AM vs. LSA!
HS baseball advances to the IHSA regional championship by defeating Central A&M 7-3 today. The boys are now 15-9 and play the winner of LSA and Meridian on Saturday at 10:00 AM at Assumption! Good work fellas! #YNotOV
Today’s baseball regional game against Central A&M has been moved to Meridian due to field conditions in Assumption. Game time still at 4:30. Bethany bus at 2:55
Reminder: The last student attendance day is Tuesday, May 21. This will be an 11:30 Dismissal. Breakfast will be served, but there will be no lunch. Monday, May 20 there is no school for a Teacher’s Institute day.
Today is the last day for the class of 2019. We will broadcast the “senior sendoff” on our Facebook page beginning around 3:00. Have a great afternoon! #YNotOV
Today’s Hs baseball game against Meridian has been cancelled due to Meridian making up a conference game. No Hs baseball game today at OV.
Just a reminder, 8th grade promotion is scheduled for Monday, May 13th at 6:00 PM at the middle school.
The HS track meet at Argenta will start at 4:30 today. The bus will leave the high school at 3:10.
Today’s HS baseball game scheduled at LSA will be played at OVHS starting at 4:30 PM.
It’s a little wet, but baseball and softball are on for today at OVHS! #YNotOV
Baseball and softball at Blue Ridge have been postponed today. Baseball will travel to Farmer City on May 7 and softball will travel to Farmer City on May 9.
Tomorrow’s HS baseball game at Edinburg has been cancelled due to field conditions at Edinburg.
HS baseball and softball at Argenta-Oreana have both been postponed due to field conditions and persistent rains. Softball will host A-O on Tuesday, 4/23 at OVHS and baseball will host A-O on Monday, 5/6 at 4:30.
MS Track at Arcola has been cancelled today.
HS baseball at Champaign Judah Christian has been cancelled today due to weather.
HS Track and HS softball have both been cancelled today. Still waiting to here about MS Track and HS baseball.
The class of 2019 has completed over 300 dual credit hours through LLC, RCC, and EIU! There are only 41 kids in this class! #YNotOV
Today’s baseball and softball games at Arcola have been postponed due to field conditions. The games will be played tomorrow, Tuesday, April 16 at Arcola at 4:30 PM. Have a great rest of your day! #YNotOV
Make note that 8th grade promotion will take place on Monday, May 13 at 6:00 PM at OVMS. #YNotOV
Today’s HS baseball game at LSA has been postponed due to field conditions at LSA
Congratulations to the OVHS girls track team who finished 4th out of 15 scoring teams at the ALAH Invite tonight! Very impressive ladies! #YNotOV
Today’s HS baseball and softball games have been postponed due to field conditions.
MS track at Shelbyville has been cancelled today due to rain.
Tonight’s HS softball game vs. BCCH has been cancelled due to rain.
Did you know that OVHS offers over 80 dual credit hours? That is more than any other area district! Students can earn dual credit at Lake Land, EIU, and Richland in math, engineering, cosmetology, science, English, Ag, welding, auto body, auto tech, and early childhood.#YNotOV
Tomorrow’s HS baseball doubleheader at Clinton has been cancelled due to field conditions.
Today’s HS softball game at Villa Grove has been cancelled due to Central Illinois Spring weather....
Today’s HS softball game vs. Tri-County has been cancelled due to this morning’s rain.
Tomorrow is math night at the elementary school from 5:30-6:30.
Enjoy the day today! Nothing to do after sunset? Tune in to CBS Sports Network and watch OV alum Paige Robinson and the Drury Lady Panthers at 7:30 in the NCAA Division II Final Four! CBS Sports Network is channel 221 on Direct TV. Good luck to PRob and the Lady Panthers!
The MS Track meet schedule for today has been postponed.
HS softball vs. St. Elmo/Brownstown has been cancelled for today due to monsoon conditions.
Another day in the Valley = another positive news day for the district and the Ag Complex! #YNotOV https://user-39430906818.cld.bz/March-2019-LM-19039
HS baseball at Maroa-Forsyth has been postponed today. We will try to make it up next Tuesday, March 26 at 4:30 at Forsyth Park.
HS softball vs. Central A&M has been cancelled today due to this morning’s rain.
Sod application will begin tomorrow, Tuesday, March 19 on the baseball and softball fields at OVHS. PLEASE STAY OFF THE FIELDS UNITL FURTHER NOTICE TO ENSURE THE GRASS ROOTS PROPERLY. No foot traffic will be allowed until further notice. Thanks and have a great afternoon! #YNotOV
We still have middle school volleyball state shirts available! Limited quantities of small, medium, and large are available for $8 each. Email Brooks Inman at email@example.com if you would like to buy! Have a great rest of your morning! #YNotOV
Fire truck escort for the 8th grade volleyball team will come through Bethany in approximately 25 minutes. Get out and give the ladies a congratulatory wave! #YNotOV
The fire truck escort for the 8th grade volleyball team will come through Findlay around 4:10. You may lineup around the school for fireworks and the bus entering the west lot around the middle school before going through town then Bethany! Get out and give the girls a cheer!
8th grade volleyball falls to Peoria Limestone Walters 25-22, 25-3 in the IESA state semifinals. The girls will play for 3rd place at 2:00 at Pana High School. We will be live on Facebook if you can’t make the trip! #YNotOV
Congratulations to 8th grade volleyball who advanced to the IESA state semifinals by defeating Pontiac St. Mary’s 25-19, 25-21! The girls play Peoria Limestone Walters at 11:00 AM tomorrow at Pana High School! #YNotOV
Can’t make it to Pana for tonight’s 8th grade state volleyball game? We will broadcast live on the Okaw Valley Facebook page starting at 5:45 PM! Have a great afternoon. #YNotOV
HS softball tomorrow, Saturday, March 16 vs. Edinburg has been cancelled due to field conditions.
HS baseball at W/SS has been cancelled today due to field conditions.
HS baseball and softball at Central A&M has been cancelled today due to field conditions.
Enjoy the day! Remember, there is no school tomorrow, Monday, March 4 in observance of Casimir Pulaski Day! #YNotOV http://www.polishamericancenter.org/Pulaski.htm
Reminder: There is no school Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents’ Day! #YNotOV
Reminder: Informational meeting regarding the building referendum tonight, February 13th starting at 6:30 in the OVHS Cafeteria. The second meeting is scheduled for March 6th in Findlay.
Reminder: There is an Informational meeting regarding the building referendum tomorrow February 13th starting at 6:30 in the OVHS Cafeteria. The second meeting is scheduled for March 6th in Findlay.
Good morning. School will be open today.. Please use caution when driving as there are areas of slick spots and dense fog. Have a great day!
Congratulations to OV senior Madison Vogel for being named a JG-TC Athlete of the Week! https://jg-tc.com/sports/high-school/athletes-of-the-week/article_dcd12b7a-8d7a-53d0-a358-8a1bd67957f3.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=email&utm_campaign=user-share
7th and 8th grade volleyball fall to Shelbyville tonight at OVMS. 7th grade fell 25-14, 25-20 while 8th grade dropped 25-11, 25-23.
JV and Varsity boys basketball pull out LOVC NW wins over Argenta-Oreana tonight at OVHS. JV wins 42-36 and varsity gets two late free throws to win 40-38. #YNotOV
The HS girls basketball game for the LOVC NW Championship scheduled for Thursday at ALAH will now be played Saturday, February 2nd at Arthur. JV will begin at 4 PM and followed by the varsity game. Bus from Findlay at 2:35 and Bethany at 2:50.
There is school today! Please dress warm and be safe. Have a great day!
Don’t forget! No school tomorrow in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!
Due to low numbers for Blue Ridge, tomorrow’s girls basketball game will be varsity only starting at 6:00 PM at OVHS.
7th grade boys basketball will play Monday at 4:30 PM against Mulberry Grove at Tower Hill in the IESA Regional. Bethany bus at 3:15 and Findlay at 3:30.
7th grade boys basketball regional games are postponed tomorrow. We will post the makeup information as soon as we know. Have a safe rest of your day!
The varsity boys and girls basketball games have been cancelled tomorrow due to impending weather. The boys will play Monday at 6:00 at Arcola while the girls game will not be made up. A decision on the 7th grade boys regional will be made later today.
Road crews have been hard at work, but there are still scattered slick areas! Take your time and be safe today!
School is open today! Be careful this morning. There are some slick spots and patchy fog. Take your time and be safe!
Tomorrow’s boys basketball games at Ramsey have been postponed until Saturday, February 9th. JV will begin at 12:00 PM followed by varsity.
The 8th grade volleyball tournament tomorrow at Edinburg has been postponed to Wednesday, January 23rd. The girls will play at 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM. The bus will leave Findlay at 3:10 and Bethany at 3:25.
Due to a potential scheduling issue for Cumberland, tomorrow night’s HS boys basketball game has been postponed to a later date to be determined. There is no HS boys basketball game tomorrow, Friday, January 4th.
OV girls basketball getting some recognition in today’s Herald & Review! #YNotOV https://herald-review.com/sports/high-school/basketball/top-sports-stories-of-no-okaw-valley-girls-basketball-makes/article_9a10b09b-e525-53dd-ba42-a45c39f69baa.html
Tomorrow is the Okaw Valley Senior Citizens Dinner beginning at 12:15 PM at OVHS. Please contact the HS Office at (217) 665-3631 to make a reservation.
Congratulations to OV alum Paige Robinson on being named GLVC Player of the Week! https://drurypanthers.com/news/2018/12/3/womens-basketball-paige-robinson-named-glvc-player-of-the-week.aspx
MS Volleyball practice has been cancelled for Monday due to the 8th grade girls regional basketball game. Practice will begin Tuesday, 11/27 at 5:00 PM at the Middle School. Bus from Bethany at 4:35 PM.
Don’t forget! It’s a short week for school. Tuesday is a 12:00 dismissal and there is no school on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday!
There is school today! Be careful and allow yourself some extra time to be safe. Have a great day! #YNotOV
Don’t miss out! The OV apparel flash store closes tomorrow, Wednesday, 11/7 at 10:59 PM! There will not be another store until the Spring! #YNotOV okawvallyapparel2.itemorder.com
Tonight is the OVHS National Honor Society Induction Ceremony at 6:00 PM in the HS Gym. The public is welcome to celebrate our great scholars here at OVHS! #YNotOV
Don’t forget to check out the online OV apparel store! Great for Christmas presents! Check it out today! The store closes this Wednesday, November 7th. Don’t miss your chance to buy the newest gear! #YNotOV okawvallyapparel2.itemorder.com
Don’t forget to check out the online OV apparel store! Great for Christmas presents! Check it out today! The store closes on Wednesday, November 7th. https://okawvallyapparel2.itemorder.com/
Reminder: The MS boys basketball game at Neoga will start at 5:15 with a 30-minute “B” game. The bus from Bethany is at 4:00 and Findlay at 4:15.
MS boys basketball will play a 30-minute running clock “B” game at 5:15 tomorrow at Neoga. The 7th grade game will start at 6:00 followed by the 8th grade game.
Congratulations to OV juniors Kate Jeffers and Paige Coleman for being named to the LOVC NW All-Conference Volleyball Teams! Kate was a unanimous 1st team selection and Paige was named to the 2nd team. Great job ladies! #YNotOV
Good luck to the Marching Timberwolves as they travel to Pinckneyville for their final performance of the season today!
Good luck to OV Freshman Karlie Stauder as she represents OV in today’s IHSA Cross Country Sectional at Hickory Point Golf Course in Decatur! #YNotOV
There is a parent/player meeting for HS Girls Basketball tomorrow, Wednesday October 24th at 6:00 PM in the high school cafeteria.
The track is being painted today and tomorrow. Please refrain from using the track until after 3:00 PM on Wednesday.
Starting next week, MS cheer will practice on Wednesdays from 2:15-4:45 PM and Fridays from 3:15-5:45 PM at OVMS.
The track at OVHS will be completed after this weekend. We ask that there is no traffic from Friday through Tuesday. Band has permission to cross the track Saturday night. Thanks in advance for your understanding.
Looking to do some early Christmas shopping? OV apparel is a great idea! Do some shopping today! You deserve it! #YNotOV https://okawvallyapparel2.itemorder.com/sale
New OV apparel is on sale now at the following link! Don’t miss your chance to buy yours today! #YNotOV https://okawvallyapparel2.itemorder.com/sale
Reminder: Senior Night will be Tuesday, October 16th between the JV and Varsity volleyball games. We will recognize OV seniors in volleyball, golf, cross country, and swimming! #YNotOV
Reminder: There is no school tomorrow, Friday, 10/5 and Monday, 10/8! Have a great weekend! #YNotOV
There will be a parent/player meeting on Tuesday, October 9th for any 6-8 grade boy wanting to play basketball this winter at 5:30 at OVMS
Below are the dates to turn in school photo order forms: OVES 10/3 OVMS 10/4 OVHS 10/8
The New Track surface is still curing and should not be walked on. Parts of the track are accessible for school use only at this time. Please do not use the track until authorized. Thank you for your cooperation
Today’s HS Golf Match at TTown has been cancelled due to the morning monsoon.
3rd - 5th grade "Extra Mile" practice for tonight is canceled. MS practice is canceled as well. HS will practice in Findlay from 3:30-5:00. Meet at MS and we will head to Eagle Creek.
Due to forecasted heat and humidity tomorrow, the HS Cross Country Meet at Arthur has been cancelled.
Synthetic paving will begin on the track this week. There is absolutely no traffic allowed during this time! Please spread the word! #YNotOV
OVHS student/parent night with Illini Grad Sales is today from 3-7 PM in the HS cafeteria! Come order your class ring, letterman jackets, cap & gown, and graduation announcements! #YNotOV
Please advise: The track and football field are closed and off limits for use for the next two weeks. No foot traffic or use is allowed.
Class rings, letter jackets, and cap & gown can be ordered this Wednesday from 3-7 PM at OVHS with Jake Romano and Herff Jones! #YNotOV
Congratulations to Junior Kate Jeffers for being selected to the LSA invitational All-Tournament Team today!
OVHS homecoming dance is tonight from 8-11 PM. Doors open at 7:15 and coronation is at 7:45. Have a super Saturday. #YNotOV
Tomorrow’s MS Baseball game at Tri-County has been cancelled due to field conditions.
At this time, the parade is still on for 3:00 this afternoon.
Regardless of the parade status tomorrow due to weather, we will still dismiss at 2:00. A decision will be made about the parade by 12:00.
HS and MS cross country at Shelbyville has been postponed for Saturday. HS will run on Monday 9/10 at 4:30 while MS at 4:30 on Tuesday 9/11
Reminder: tomorrow, Friday, September 7th is a 2:00 Dismissal for the 3:00 Homecoming Parade.
Varsity volleyball improves to 4-1 with a 25-21, 25-22 win over Central A&M! #YNotOV
JV football vs. Newton has been cancelled for Monday.
Reminder: Today is a district-wide 12:00 SIP Dismissal Day
MS baseball at Taylorville has been cancelled for today due to field conditions in Taylorville. Practice from 2:15-3:15 at OVMS
Varsity volleyball defeats Sullivan 25-17, 26-24 to improve to 2-1 on the season! #YNotOV
JV volleyball improves to 2-1 with a 25-9, 25-20 win over Sullivan! #YNotOV
JV and Varsity Volleyball both get their first win one the season at CHBC tonight! JV wins in 3 while Varsity sweeps 25-15, 25-10! #YNotOV
Any 6th grade girl interested in playing MS basketball can report to practice from 3:15-5 at OVMS. You must have a physical on file.
Tomorrow’s MS Cross Country Meet at St. Anthony has been cancelled due to the projected heat index.
Tonight’s HS Cross Country invite at Paris has been postponed due to heat.
MS Girls Basketball Practice begins on Monday from 3:15-5:00 PM. Make sure you have a current physical on file with the school. #YNotOV
Reminder: this Friday, August 31st is a 12:00 SIP Dismissal for the district! Have a great weekend.
MS Cross Country at Cumberland has been cancelled today due to wet conditions.
MS baseball vs. Shelbyville has been cancelled today due to field conditions.
HS across Country at Paris has been postponed until Monday at 4:00 PM. The bus will leave OVHS at 2:00.
MS softball @ LSA has been cancelled today due to wet field conditions. Practice will be from 3:30-5 at Crowder Park.
MS baseball at TTown has been cancelled today. There will be no practice. Have a great evening.
Don’t forget! Tomorrow is the first student attendance day of the school year! Dismissal is at 11:30! #YNotOV
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