Tim Pasour is WNC Ag Teacher of the Year!
Coach Fiest 2A
The Drivers Ed Bookwork class scheduled for rising 9th graders will begin next week at Owen Middle School in the cafeteria. Class dates include July 7-10 and July 14-17. Students should report at 9:00 a.m. with paper and pencil. Class will last until 1:00 p.m. with a brief break provided so snacks/drinks may be brought if desired. Class size is limited to 50 students. If more students show up than can be accommodated, the date of birth will be taken into consideration to determine participation. Only one absence is allowed during the 8-day bookwork session.
A strong community including students, parents, and teachers is part of our "Valley" tradition! Sign up for our growing PTSO by e-mailing your contact information to this address OwenHighPTSO@gmail.com
Congratulations to our students, faculty, and school community for building a successful environment for learning. To see the details of our ranking, follow this link http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/north-carolina/districts/buncombe-county-schools/charles-d-owen-high-14298
County Wide Summer Reading Kick-Off is Thursday, June 19th from 10 AM - Noon at Pack Library. Kids and Teens receive a free gift book of their choosing after visiting any library 4 times. The following link provides more information about programs for kids and teens in Buncombe County Libraries.http://www.buncombecounty.org/News_Detail.aspx?newsID=14888 Owen High students who submit a 100 - 150 word book review about their summer read will be invited to an ice cream party at the beginning of the school year and will also get extra credit in their English Class.
Please donate: Students need paper, pencils, pens, markers, scissors, notebooks, crayons, glue sticks, index cards, calculators (see math teacher for type needed). Classroom teachers need construction paper, white board markers, copy paper, colored copy paper.
Help Owen earn Tools for School by re-linking you Ingles Advantage Card. Click this headline to complete the on-line form. Look for a Tools for Schools Sign up desk on the night of Open House, Sept. 24.