Impact Aid Cards

Help us collect impact aid

Impact Aid Survey Forms will be coming home with students on Tuesday, October 15th.  Please complete the form and return it with your child no later than Friday, October 18th.  These surveys are crucial to secure funding for our schools!

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

Student of the Week

Silas F, a sophomore, recently shot a 75 at the Region 6A Golf Tournament.  He earned the right to play in next week’s Group 6 State golf Championship in Richmond.  An impressive feat for sure; congrats, Silas!

Teacher of the Month

OSHS Teacher of the Month, Chris Taylor, ResponsibilitySeptember’s theme was Most Responsible and the students chose Mr. Taylor as the Teacher of the Month!  Comments included: “Nice AND respectful,” “He’s an amazing teacher,” and “He helped me get a 600 on my SOL.”  Clearly Mr Taylor is making an impact and we are glad to have him as part of the Tiger Family!

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.