SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS! ****************************************

Catch the Yukon Millers Coaches Show Mondays at 6pm - live from Buffalo Wild Wings or on 1560am thefranchiseok.com

Check out the School Newspaper "The Insight" online use this link or use the link menu to the left.  

Driver's Ed classes will be held over Winter Break (Dec. 20th, 22nd & 23rd) from 7:30am to 5:30pm at YMS.  The cost is $300 for in district and $325 for out of district.  Pick up applications in the YHS Main Office.  All forms must be returned to Gail Rutherford in the Main Office by no later than December 17th at 4pm.  

Students and Parents - the Counseling Department has created a Remind account to keep students and parents in the know.  Click the link for instructions on how to sign up to get notifications from the Counselors on your phone or email.    
 
Parents:  Please remember the loop in the front of the building is for buses only!  If you need to check out your student during school hours, you will need to park in a visitor (non-numbered) spot in the front parking lot.  

Parents:  Please read the NEW Parent/Student Handbook (Click here to read the the Parent/Student Handbook) 
NOTICE 10/22/2014:  You will need to acknowledge that you have read the Parent/Student Policy Guide in order to continue to have access to Parent Portal.  You will have to come to the high school and get a form to sign and return it so that you can regain access.

State Department of Education releases A-F School Report Cards.  To view Yukon High School's Report Card, click here.  We received an A-.






click here for a printable bell schedule


If you are interested in being the Girls' Basketball Manager please see Coach Cole in S226 or Coach Niemeyer in S177.  

Science Club is selling coupon books for $20.  See Mr. Atha for details

Pom is selling state shirts to offset costs for their state competition on December 13th.  Order by November 25th.

Seniors - Redlands still has openings for Spring Concurrent classes in Government & Sociology 1st hour or College Alegbra & History 7th hour.  Get an application from the Counselor's Office.

FCCLA Design Remind 101 is up & running.  Text @70534 to 231-903-6530 to receive important announcements & information via text for FCCLA Design.

Students wanting to audition for the YHS musical "South Pacific" can stop by S168 to pick up information or click here.  If you have questions please see Mr. Chapin.    
NHS info is on the bulletin board outside Counselor's Office.  Point sheets are inside Counselor's Office.
  

NEW RESOURCE available from the Library Media Center page...multiple online Oklahoma Driver's practice tests.  Click here to be redirected to the Library Media Center page and find the link at the top right of the page.  

NEW RESOURCE for those searching for Oklahoma Colleges and Universities...free online search tool...  www.onlinecollegesdatabase.org/online-colleges-in-oklahoma/


Counselor's Office Announcements...

**NEW PROCEDURE for requesting a Transcript!!!**

Choose the option that best suits your situation...

1.  If you are a current YHS student, click here to print a form, fill it out and then bring it to the Counselor's Office or go to the Counselor's Office for the form.

2.  If you have already graduated from YHS (YHS Alumni) or are not currently attending YHS, then click the button below to be connected to an online service that will send your transcript to colleges, organizations or employers.  There is a $3.25 fee associated with this service.  


3.  If you need the transcript for NCAA purposes, then you will also need to use the button below.  There will be a $3.25 fee for this service.  


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Seniors - Redlands has openings available for Spring Concurrent classes.  See the Counselor's office for application.

Mensa Education & Research Foundation Scholarship Essay Contest is now open, please apply online
at www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships  You don't have to be a member and consideration is based solely on the essay submitted.  Applications due before January 15th, 2015.

Students and Parents - the Counseling Department has created a Remind account to keep students and parents in the know.  Click the link for instructions on how to sign up to get notifications from the Counselors on your phone or email.    

OKCOLLEGESTART.ORG has updated their list of scholarships for September-November 2014 so check out their website at the link below.

OKCOLLEGESTART Scholarship List

Apply for the OU/Thunder Scholarship...
http://www.nba.com/thunder/community/scholarship_1415 
The OU/Thunder Scholarship Committee will select five (5) scholarship recipients.
Each recipient will receive two (2) Oklahoma City Thunder tickets and a $1,000 scholarship
to The University of Oklahoma. Each recipient will be recognized individually at a
predetermined designated Oklahoma City Thunder home game and as a group
at the Oklahoma City Thunder home game on April 13, 2015. Individual presentation dates
will be scheduled upon notification of selection. Scholarship recipients will be notified
via phone and/or email no later than the following dates: November 6, 2014, December 11, 2014, January 13, 2015, February 8, 2015 and March 10, 2015. Selection will be based on
OU/Thunder Scholarship Application and the University of Oklahoma Application for
Admission and supporting documents.





Stay Connected to YHS and Yukon Public School announcements 


We use the School Connect (now called SchoolWay) app to keep you involved in what is going on at our school.  Download the app today!  SchoolWay is available for Apple, Android, and any other device with the ability to access the internet.  Be sure to turn on push messages for our school!  Check out the SchoolWay website (www.myschoolway.com) for more information.  

Parent Portal is also a good way to stay informed.  If you haven't already picked up your login and password from the YHS Main Office, you may do so during school hours.  Be sure to bring your photo ID for verification.

Follow Yukon High School on Twitter at https://twitter.com/YukonHighSchool  or get the YHS twitter feed by text; just type "follow yukonhighschool" to 40404 
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Use facebook?...find Yukon Public Schools on facebook for additional announcements.


Melissa Barlow, Principal

 1777 S. Yukon Parkway
Yukon, Oklahoma 73099
Phone: (405) 354-6692
Fax:  (405) 354-8411
email melissa.barlow@yukonps.com


Counselor's Office:  (405) 354-8580
Fax: (405) 354-6640


Yukon High School will empower the students of today, 
so they will inspire the world of tomorrow.



Congratulations!!!
Mrs. Megan Poarch - Yukon High School Teacher of the Year 2014-15


2014-2015 Gold Star Foundation Grant Recipients
Christina Ward
Megan Poarch
Jason Atha
Brian Payne
Misty Williams
Kim Garner
Upcoming Events

Building Hours
7am-4:00pm

Office Hours
7:20am to 4:00pm


11/26-11/28
Thanksgiving Break
NO SCHOOL

11/26
Varsity & JV Wrestling
Pre-Turkey Tournament 
Edmond Memorial
9am

12/1
9th Grade Basketball
@ Moore
6pm girls / boys 7:15

12/2
Varsity Basketball
vs Moore 
@ Home
3:30 JV Girls/4:30 JV Boys
6 V Girls / 7:30 V Boys

12/4-12/6
9th Grade Basketball
Carl Albert Tournament
Boys & Girls 

12/4
Wrestling Varsity & JV
@ Norman North HS & JH
7pm

12/5
Blood Drive
8am-2:30pm
free OBI tshirt
Forms available in G123
or front office

12/5
Del City JV Wrestling
Tournament
@ Del City 
11am

12/5
Swim Team
Mustang Invitational
@ OCCC
3pm

12/5
Varsity Basketball
vs Norman North
@ Home
3:30 JV Girls/4:30 JV Boys
6 V Girls / 7:30 V Boys

12/5
YHS Cheer & Pom
Kiddie Spirit Clinic
for Pre-K & Kindergarteners
click here for registration forms
forms & $25 due Friday 11/21
Kiddies perform at Boys
Varsity Basketball game 
7:30pm

12/16-12/18
Musical auditions
check choir website for more info
or see Mr. Chapin

12/17
Deadline to sign up for
Driver's Ed classes to be 
held on 12/20, 12/22, 12/23
7:30-5:30 at YMS
Forms in Main Office
$300 for in district
$325 for out of district

12/11-12/13
Tahlequah Invitational 
Girl Basketball Tournament
Yukon plays Thursday at 1pm
click here for bracket


Miller Birthdays being recognized
on the cafeteria glass wall.
Look for yours but don't remove
until the end of the month
to get your birthday surprise!


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2014-2015 Bell Schedule

2014-2015 Student/Parent Handbook

Free Resource to help high school students & families
research & identify campus, online & hybrid
opportunities in the state that fit their needs.
Click on the link below to explore the information
and help you make higher education decisions

Oklahoma Colleges Guide & Database


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK(8255) | suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide - http://www.sptsusa.org/