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Welcome Bishop O'Connell High School Class of 2023.
We are glad to welcome you and your family into the O'Connell community!
Links and Information
Course selection, schedules grades
REQUIRED MEDICAL FORMS
Find out more about required medical forms here.
FALL SPORTS TRYOUTS
Football - Aug. 1
All other fall sports begin Aug. 15
Do you have questions about how participation in school sports may excuse a student from taking physical education classes? Visit our FAQ page.
2019 SUMMER READING AND ASSIGNMENTS
Summer courses and registration...
SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS
Youth sports camps at O'Connell
CARPOOL INTEREST FORM
Click here to complete the Online Carpool Form. The carpool list will be periodically emailed out starting in June.
Algebra 1/Geometry Exemption Exam
Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
This is for students who are currently enrolled in or have already completed Algebra 1 or Geometry.
Click here for an information sheet regarding the Exemption exams.
Click here for sample Algebra 1 problems.
Click here for sample Geometry problems.
World Language Exemption Exams
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Make up : May 14, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
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 7. Students who are enrolled in a public or other private school must come to Bishop O'Connell on May 7.
Incoming 9th graders who did not meet the English Honors prerequisites (HSPT verbal and language scores >= 90 AND and A in English 8) may take the qualifying exam. The test will be held on April 15 and April 16 at 2:30 p.m. You only need to attend one of the testing dates.
This test is only for students who did not automatically qualify for English Honors. If you have any questions regarding the test, please contact our English Department Chair, Mrs. Cerniglia, email@example.com.
Key Calendar Dates
NEW FAMILY COOKOUT
Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 - New Family Cookout - All freshmen and transfer students and their families are invited! Make new friends, enjoy some refreshments and stay for the varsity football game. The cookout will take place at the stadium. Please check in to get your tickets for food and for the game!
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 - First day of school for the class of 2023.
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.