Congratulations to Halley Holm who was named October's Senior of Distinction!!

SOD Oct. 2017 H. Holm

Picture: Presenting Halley with an achievement award from Stillman Bank is Pat Donahue. Halley also received a gift certificate from Father & Sons Pizzeria of Oregon.


For the second time in three years, OHS math teacher Danyel Larsen has been named one of five state finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. November 2nd she was recognized at a ceremony at Fermilab in Batavia, IL. The PAEMST program selects one teacher from each state to win its national award, which includes a certificate signed by the President, a trip to Washington DC, and $10,000 from the National Science Foundation.

The award is the nation's highest honor for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics teachers. Do you know a K-6 that is deserving of the award? Nominate them today at!

D. Larsen Finalist 1  D. Larsen Finalist 2

Northern Illinois University is offering a BS in Mechanical Engineering at Rock Valley College. Students can earn an NIU bachelor's degree without leaving Rockford. Area businesses have pledged to provide internships, mentoring, and interviews for job openings. This is a great opportunity to graduate with a quality accredited NIU degree at an affordable cost after completing an Associate in Science or Associate in Engineering Science degree at RVC. NIU is also offering the BS in Technology in Applied Manufacturing Technology online.

Students and their families can learn more about these programs and apply to NIU for free (a $40 value) at the information session:
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
5:30 to 7 p.m.
Rock Valley College Main Campus
Woodward Technology Center Lobby
3301 North Mulford Road


OHS Athletic Department would like to announce the following
2017 Big Northern Conference All-Conference Selections/Oregon HS: Congratulations to all!

GOLF Jackson Buck AC
GOLF Adam Merrill AC
XC Ian Hussung AC
XC Leah Watters AC
XC Cynthia Nyderek HM
SOC Eduardo Guzman 1st
SOC Jilberto Dominguez 2nd
SOC Jaspreet Gill HM
FB Austin Strite 2nd
FB Chase Prehn 2nd
FB Jake Mennen 2nd
FB Dalton Hermes HM
VB Aleah Wight 1st
VB Gylian Finch 1st
VB Bailey Nelson 1st
VB Jasmine Herbst 2nd
VB McKenna Sadler HM

1st = First team 
2nd = Second team 
AC = All Conference 
HM = Honorable Mention

OHS is honoring Veterans and those currently serving with an Honor Wall in the OHS Lobby. Jerry Oleson also visited OHS on Monday during Study Hall periods to talk about his project with Dark Horse Lodge and Trek for Troops. OHS will be accepting donations towards Jerry’s Trek this November in the main office for the next two weeks. Learn about the Lodge and how you can contribute at

Honor Wall Collection Container Dark Horse Assembly


High School

Oregon High School

210 S. 10th St.
Oregon, IL   61061

Phone: 815-732-5300
Fax: 815-732-3361

Contact Information:

Mr. Andrew Nelson, Principal

Mr. Mike Lawton, Asst. Principal

Additional Resources:

OHS Student Handbook

OHS Daily Schedules

OHS Report Card