New Parent Resources
Welcome Bishop O'Connell High School Class of 2021.
We are glad to welcome you and your family into the O'Connell community!
Algebra 1 Exemption Exam
Saturday, June 3 at 8:00 a.m.
This is for students who are currently enrolled in or have already completed Algebra 1.
Click here for an information sheet regarding the exam.
Click here for sample Algebra 1 problems.
Click here for sample Geometry problems.
World Language Exemption Exam
Tuesday, May 9 at 3:00 pm
This is for students who are currently enrolled in or have already completed the first level of a world language.
Students enrolled in a Diocesan grade school will take the test at their own school on Tuesday May 9. Students who are enrolled in a public or other private school must come to Bishop O'Connell on May 9.
General FAQ for PE and Sports Participation
Do you have questions about how participation in school sports may excuse a student from taking physical education classes? Visit our FAQ page.
Click here to see our list of available summer courses. These courses are open to incoming freshmen and transfer students.
Click here to complete the Online Carpool Form. The carpool list will be periodically emailed out starting in June.
NEW PARENT ORIENTATION SESSIONS
Held June 20 and June 22 (9:30 a.m. or 7:00 p.m.)
Topics include technology, student services and activities, Christian service program, summer assignments, and institutional advancement.
Orientation 4 - Play Like a Champion Today
Held Aug. 29 (7:00 p.m.)
This is a required workshop for parents of students who plan to participate in any sport.
OTHER UPCOMING DATES
Saturday, Aug. 26 (Time TBD) - New Family Cookout - All freshmen and transfer students and their families are invited! Make new friends, watch a sports scrimmage and enjoy a variety of food and entertainment. Rain or shine (if it's raining, we will be inside the cafeteria).
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 - First day of school for the class of 2021.
Students should arrive between 7:30 and 7:45 a.m. in fall uniform.
If you have questions about upcoming programs and events, please contact our main office at 703-237-1400.