Students of the Week

Zach and MalcolmThis week’s Students of the Week were recently recognized by the Chesapeake Sports Club!  Zach T (L) was the Male Volleyball Player of the Year and Malcolm B (R) was the Football Player of the Year.  Quite an accomplishment for two tigers with bright futures academically as well as athletically.  Congrats, fellas!


Exam Exemption FAQs

Final Examination FAQsAs final exams approach many students and parents have questions regarding exam exemptions, the 2019-2020 Exam Exemption Guidelines will answer most of these questions.  Please contact Guidance if you have further questions or require assistance in any way.

Senior Ad Change

Y is for Yearbook2020 Seniors and parents, the senior ad meeting that was previously scheduled for Wednesday, January 15th has been postponed until Wednesday, February 12th.  That also means that your final payments for senior ads is not due until February 12th.  Please contact Mrs. Pennington if you have questions or to reserve a space.

2020 Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations to Michelle Grace, our 2020 Teacher of the Year!  This is her 5th year at Oscar Smith, but 14th overall.  While at Smith she has taught 6 different courses within our science department.  In addition to being an amazing teacher and colleague, Mrs. Grace serves on the AVID Site Team, IB Team, is a PBIS Student Mentor, and sponsors the Key Club and National Honor Society.  A wonderful person, leader, and teacher!

Student Online Verification Update (Blue Cards)

blue card helpStudent Online Verification (Formerly Blue Cards) is now updated using your Synergy ParentVue accounts.  If you have not already done so, please log in to ParentVue and update your students information.  If you need help accessing ParentVue, please call Oscar Smith High School Guidance (757-548-0992).  For assistance, please view: Instructions for Parents Online Student Verification.      Instructions for Parents Online Student Verification – Spanish

Harris Teeter and PTSA

harris teeter your neighborhood food marketHarris Teeter is once again helping our Tiger PTSA by contributing through their VIC Cards.  If you have a card you can link it to Oscar Smith by going to and link to school code 4813.   Thanks for your support!

Study Hall Update

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OSHS Study Hall will begin on Tuesday, September 10th.  Study Hall will be Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:50 to 4:40.  A STUDY HALL Information (PDF) is available with additional details.  A bus is provided to transport students home.

Kroger is Giving Back to OSHS

Kroger logoPlease visit Kroger Community Rewards to enroll today.   You have to register and link your Kroger rewards cart to the OSHS account: VA162.  This has been a great fundraiser for the PTSA and we appreciate all the support!  if you have any issues registering, you can contact Kroger Support at 800.576.4377.