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Academy for Young Leaders 2013-2014
AYL is an Owensboro-Daviess County Program for High School Sophomores and Juniors Sponsored by Daviess County Public Schools and Owensboro Public Schools.
Click on the following links for the student application as well as the adult recommendation. Applications must be received by Friday, September 6th. Further instructions are located on the forms themselves:
AYL Schedule 2013-2014
Juniors and Seniors: Need a Little BOOST on the COMPASS?
Click here for more information on how that can happen!
Owensboro High School Named Among Nation's Best for 3rd Time
OHS has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best high schools in America, earning a "bronze" status. We were previously awarded this honor in 2008 and 2009. This year, OHS was one of the 58 Kentucky high schools that were recognized.
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Yearbook Order Information
Click the image above to order your 2013-2014 OHS Yearbook online.
History of OHS
Click on this link to read the history of OHS.
OHS Hall of Achievement
The OHS "Hall of Achievement" was established in 2001 to honor remarkable alumni. To date, the Hall's 51 inductees have included a Pulitzer Prize winner, a CBS News analyst, an award-winning author, a former Kentucky Supreme Court Justice, a vocal artist, and other distinguished alumni.
Hall of Achievement members 2001-2012
Nomination form to see criteria and to nominate candidates for Hall of Achievement consideration
Mission statement of Owensboro High School
We commit to nurture and challenge each student toward reaching maximum potential and achieving success in an ever-changing world.
Philosophy of Owensboro High School
The basis of the philosophy of Owensboro High School is that students are unique individuals with varying needs, aptitudes, and abilities. Thus, in cooperation with the community and parents, the school strives to develop students who are informed, responsible, and productive members of society.