Ozark Junior High Ninth grade band peps up the crowd at basketball games

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

February 27, 2018

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The Ozark Junior High ninth grade band will be playing with the Ozark High School Band in the pep band for the Junior Varsity and Varsity basketball games. The ninth graders must play at two of the five available dates for pe...

Social studies students make public service announcements

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

December 18, 2017

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Students in Mr. Colvin’s honors history class made public service announcements that would relate to the Industrialization Era. The first attempt did not go as Mr. Colvin had wanted so he gave everyone a second chance with m...

Science Periodic Table projects begin

Katie Wells, Advertising Editor

December 18, 2017

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As November is beginning so is the Science Periodic Table project in Mrs. Little’s class. This project is where students learn how to relate real life to the periodic table. Mrs. Little is an enthusiastic ninth grade science teacher who e...

Band places second in MSU homecoming parade

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

December 18, 2017

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Every year, MSU holds a parade before their homecoming game that junior high and high school bands can compete in. The ninth grade band competed this year. They were the only band in their section so, they received awards for an...

Band students earn spots in District Honor Band

Kendra Beard, News Editor

December 18, 2017

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This year several students from the eighth grade were nominated for District Honor Band. Along with that, ninth grade students were able to try out for a spot.  Unfortunately not all students were chosen to go, but some of them ...

Stand up and sing

Rachel Neal, Clubs Editor

December 18, 2017

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The choir concert was on October 8 after practicing long and hard in the choir room. Mrs. Campbell, the choir teacher at Ozark Junior High, worked very hard with her choir students to prepare them for this concert. There a...

Future band trip to Disney World

Breeanna Garcia, Photo Editor

November 2, 2017

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Next year, during spring break or right after school is out, the eighth through eleventh grades will go on the band trip to Disney World. The trip will take one day of travel and back, adding five days and four nights at Disney....

Ozark ninth grade band performs with high school band at homecoming

Morgan Taylor, Academics Editor

October 4, 2017

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On Friday, September 15, the ninth grade band played the Star-Spangled Banner and the Ozark Fight Song before the homecoming football game. The band warmed up with the high school band and right after the coronation of the homecoming quee...

Do, mi, so, let’s go

Katie Wells, Advertising Editor

October 4, 2017

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On Saturday, September 16, some of the Ozark Junior High ninth grade Grace Notes girls participated in District Honor Choir. Tryouts for the event took place at Kickapoo High School. Breanna Pointer was a participant who was ac...

SCMMEA honor choir

April 10, 2017

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On February 18, the Ozark Junior High School choir took 16 students to Southwest Baptist University to sing in the South Central Missouri Music Educators Association which is a district honor choir. The OJH choir, directed b...

Lights, camera, action!

Heather McConnell, Copy Editor

April 10, 2017

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Drama auditions will be held March 20-22. Students can audition in person in room 209 or by WeVideo before March 21. Any student that wishes to be in the ninth grade play must pick up an audition packet to try out for drama. Mrs. ...

Ms. Reynolds takes on eighth grade science

Katie Wells, Sunshine Editor

April 10, 2017

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While Ozark Junior High School science teacher, Mrs. Woods, had to be on leave for a family emergency, Ms. Reynolds has taken over the instruction of her classes while she is away. Reynolds came to Ozark Junior High ready to sub...

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