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

Congratulations to our Yearbook team for winning The Premier Print Award for "The Miller 2014" yearbook!  They are the only public high school in America to win this award.  They also won the state championship in October.  Way to go Yearbook!  So don't miss out on ordering your 2015 yearbook - orders are being taken now - see Mr. Jackson in S105, bring $72.

If you have an issue with your report card, please see the counselor's office.

SENIORS>>>If you have taken a concurrent class from any school except Redlands, please bring a college transcript to your Counselor immediately.  Those grades are NOT posted on your YHS transcript.  

The 2015-2016 Youth Leadership Exchange (YLX) & Youth Council application is now available to complete online.  Eligible applicants must be sophomores, juniors and seniors during the 2015-2016 school year and have approval by the principal for participation.  Click here to be redirected to the Youth Leadership Exchange website and complete the application.  

District Policy regarding Bullying was recently updated and approved by the School Board.  Click here to read the policy.   Or see the Bullying Info page with links to the left in the menu. 

Attention AP Students!!!
AP Exam Registration Window: January 12, 2015 - March 12, 2015
AP Exam Dates: May 4, 2015 - May 15, 2015
For more information, see your AP Teacher or Mrs. Castleberry in Room S131

Yukon Community Education is looking for After School Program subs.  Applicants should be 16 years old and be able to work 3:00-6:00pm.  Days & hours will vary week to week.  Pay is $7.25/hour.  Contact Paula Woolf @ Yukon Community Education Office 354-2579.

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.  
 
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
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NHS info is on the bulletin board outside Counselor's Office.  Point sheets are inside Counselor's Office.  

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.    

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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Weokie Foundation Essay Scholarship accepting applications until January 31st.  
See counselor's Office for more information

Greater Oklahoma City Alumnae Panhellenic Foundation is awarding
13 - $1,500 scholarships to high school senior women who will go to a university
in the State of Oklahoma with a s
orority affiliation.  Senior women must graduate
with a GPA of 3.25; no higher than 3.79 and 
minimum score of 22 on the ACT.  
Applications available 
in the Counselor's Office; they are due by February 27, 2015.
  

Oklahoma City Chapter of The Society of Petroleum Engineers is offering 2 types of scholarships for graduating seniors who will be pursuing a Petroleum Engineering Degree or the son/daughter of an SPE Member and enrolled in a math or science program.  Applications are accepted until April 1st.  Click here for instructions and an application.  Further information can be found at www.speokc.org or contact mclark@cudd.com

OKCOLLEGESTART.ORG has updates their scholarships often 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.

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.      



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



1/23-1/24
Newcastle Basketball 
Tournament
Boys & Girls

1/23 & 1/24
Jay Hancock Memorial
Wrestling Tournament
@ HOME
noon

1/23
Swim meet - CANCELLED
@ Enid

1/27
Reading Proficiency Test
YHS Library
3pm

1/27
Wrestling vs Putnam City North
@HOME
Senior Night

1/29
Wrestling Quad
Midwest City/Southmoore/Tuttle
@ HOME
4pm/5pm/6pm

1/29
9th Grade Basketball
vs Edmond Memorial
@ HOME - Auxiliary Gym
Girls 6pm/Boys 7:15

1/30
Yukon Races Swim Meet
@ the Lighthouse
4pm

1/30
JV & Varsity Girls & Boys 
Basketball
@ Edmond Memorial
JV G 3:30 / JV B 4:30
V Girls 6:00 / V Boys 7:30

1/31
Homerun Club Chili Supper

2/17
Project Graduation
meeting
7pm
YHS Cafeteria

3/3
Deadline to sign up
for Drivers Ed
to be held on 3/7, 3/14, 3/16
7:30-5:30
at YMS
$300 in district
$325 out of district



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

2015-2016 YHS Course Description Guide

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/