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OFFICE SUMMER HOURS

June 28, 2017
​The O'Neill main office will be open all summer.  Our Summer Hours are: Monday - Thursday 7:30 am - 1:30 pm Closed Fridays, and July 24, 25, Aug. 14 and 15. Thank you
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FINAL REPORT CARD PICK UP

June 27, 2017
Final Reports can be picked up at the school starting at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 6 in the main office.  They will be available all summer.
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Notice of Community Consultation

June 01, 2017
Equity & Diversity Strategic Plan 
June 12, 2017 
9:00 – 10:30 AM and 6:00 – 7:30 PM   The purpose of our community consultation is for the Durham District School Board Equity and Inclusive Education Department to gather feedback from our community regarding the development, priorities, programs and implementation of our Equity & Diversity Strategic Plan. Community members who attend this event will have the opportunity...
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Understanding Reading Assessments

May 24, 2017
​The Learning Disabilities Association of Durham Region is presenting Sherry Raffalovitch as part of their monthly speaker series on Thursday May 25th from 7:00 - 8:30pm at Trent University Durham (55 Thornton Road South). All are welcome to attend - no registration or fee required.  For more information click here. 
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NEW SCHOOL BELL TIMES FOR SEPTEMBER, 2017

April 04, 2017
O'Neill C.V.I. will have new start and finish times in September. Warning Bell  8:10 a.m. Period 1  8:15 a.m. End of Day  2:20 p.m. Bell-Time-Review.pdf
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The Sound of Music

March 24, 2017
​The Musical Theatre class of
O'Neill C.V.I proudly presents
Music by RICHARD RODGERS
Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II
Book by HOWARD LINDSAY and RUSSEL CROUSE
Suggested by "The Trapp Family Singers" by Maria Augusta Trapp May 31, June 1 and 2
Doors Open at 6:30 pm
Curtain is at 7:00 pm...
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IPRC Meetings

March 24, 2017
​IPRC meetings are an annual, formal review of your child’s placement, needs and support within the education system. Consultation with parents is an important part of this review. IPRC meetings for identified students will be held at the school on the following dates: April 18th, 19th and 20th 2017.
A...
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PARENT/TEACHER INTERVIEWS MARCH 23

March 08, 2017
Students are excused at 11:45 on this day.  All 4 classes will take place in the morning.  Please sign up for interviews online at https://ocvi.parentinterview.com which is available until 11:00 p.m. on March 22nd. We look forward to seeing you.​
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O'NEILL REDHAWKS LOSSA BASKETBALL FINALS TONIGHT!!!

February 24, 2017
LOSSA Jr and Sr Boys Basketball Teir II Championship Come and support our boys as they battle it out to keep the championships at O'Neill!! Tonight Fri 24 Feb @ Brooklin HS Jr game at 6pm Sr game at 8pm admission $2
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Teens Can

February 15, 2017
​Parents & Guardians can help build resilient teens! Join us to learn more about raising resilient teens from guest speaker, Taylor Farrell, O'Neill's Public Health Nurse on Wednesday March 1st, 2017 at 7:00pm in the Library.
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Together, One Canada Strong #ClaimIT: Celebrating Black History in Canada

January 24, 2017
​ The Durham District School Board (DDSB) and Durham Black Educators’ Network (DBEN) in partnership with Cultural Expressions Art Gallery and the Town of Ajax, are once again pleased to support the 2017 Annual Black History Month celebration.    As part of the Canada 150 recognition year, the theme of this...
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Bell Time Review

January 24, 2017
​At its Monday January 23, 2017 Board meeting, Durham District School Board Trustees approved the commencement of a Board Wide Community Consultation to gather feedback on the proposed bell time adjustments contemplated for September 2017, as per Board Procedure 6161: Bell Times.  There will be an open house addressing questions and...
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Special Education Community Information Sessions

January 23, 2017
​The DDSB is reshaping Special Education supports and services to improve the delivery of service for students with special needs and families. Please join us for a community information session with opportunity for conversation.  January 30 6:30-7:30 PM R.H. Cornish PS 494 Queen St, Port Perry
March 1 6:30-7:30 PM David Bouchard PS...
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IPRC Gifted Meetings

January 11, 2017
​IPRC meetings are an annual, formal review of your child's placement, needs and support within the education system.  Consultation with parents is an important part of this review. IPRC meetings for students in the Gifted program will be held at the school on the following dates:  Gifted Program (All Grades) on...
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Co-op Education Assembly

December 02, 2016
You need experience to get a job, and you need a job to get experience! Try Co-op to get that experience!​ There will be a Co-op Education Assembly on Tuesday February 14th, 2017 at lunch in the library. Bring your lunch and questions! ​
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Visual Arts Information Night

November 02, 2016
Are you interested in our Visual Arts Program? Please join us on Thursday December 1st for information on the program and application procedures. Doors open: 6:30pm​ Information Session: 7:00pm - 9:30pm (Please note, there has been a date change and the event is now taking place on Thursday December 1st, not November 24th)...
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Big Drum Social

October 25, 2016
Saturday, October 29, 2016
1pm to 4pm Purple Woods Conservation Area 38 Coates Road East, Oshawa Head Drum:  Ashunyung Anishinaabe Singers Head Dancers: Nimkii Osawamick and Kelli Marshall Light Refreshments, Vendors, Cultural Activities and Presentations ADMISSION IS FREE, for more information, contact Mary George mgeorge@ochc.ca or 905-723-0036 ext. 270 Big...
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Proud To Be First Nation, Métis and Inuit Speaker Series

October 19, 2016
Join Maurice Switzer at O'Neill Collegiate on Monday, November 7th in the Library from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to 905-666-6380 or theresa.luey@ddsb.ca. For more information on Maurice, Maurice Switzer - November 7th (1).pdf​​
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We Scare Hunger!

October 19, 2016
Hey Redhawks! Help support our local food bank by bringing in non-perishable food items from October 17th - November 1st to your homeroom! ​
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JOSTEN'S RING SALES OCTOBER 13 & 14

October 11, 2016
​This will be the only time you can order School Rings in school this year.  Special deals if you buy in school!!
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Diversity in the Community: LGBTQ Parents & Children in the DDSB

October 11, 2016
October 18th, 2016
Education Centre, Room 1011 at 6pm. At Durham District School Board we are supportive of all families. In partnership with PFLAG Durham Region, we are inviting all parents/guardians who self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, transgender or two-spirit who have children in the Durham District School Board; or parents...
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PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS

October 06, 2016
​Parent Teacher Interviews are on Thursday, October 13th.  Please sign up on this website: https://ocvi.parentinterview.com Thank you, we look forward to seeing you.
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Postsecondary Parents' Information Night

October 06, 2016
​Join us we are hosting a Postsecondary Parents' Information Night on Wednesday October 26 at 7:00pm in the Auditorium.
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Terry Fox Fundraising!

September 28, 2016
Join in on Thursday October 6th and participate in the Terry Fox Event! Tickets are on sale in the cafeteria at lunch! The last day of sales is Monday, so get your tickets now! Friday $3 per person, or $2 each for a group of 5 or more! Monday $4 per...
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Advanced Technology Training Evenings

September 22, 2016
​Do you want to assist your child with reading, writing and organization? There are a number of sessions with a focus on an Introduction to Advanced Technology, or Practical A.T tools to Support Learning. ​ See the attached flyer for more information, and for the links to register for specific session. ​ ...
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DDSB Transition Night

September 22, 2016
​Join us on October 19th at 7pm at the Durham District School Board for the DDSB Transition Night: Secondary to Post-Secondary. No registration required!  For information contact: Carold Bricker (905) 666-5500 ext. 5378 or email carol.bricker@ddsb.ca  2016 Transition Night Flyer.pdf
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Grade 9 Day - Sept. 6, All other Grades Sept. 7

August 30, 2016
​We look forward to meeting our Grade 9 students on Tuesday, September 6th, and to welcoming back all of our other students on Wednesday, September 7th.
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SUMMER CONSTRUCTION

July 05, 2016
​Please enter the school through the FRONT doors only during our summer construction.
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SUMMER HOURS

June 30, 2016
​O'Neill's office will be open all summer, Mon. - Thurs. 7:30 am - 1:30 pm Report Cards will be available for pick up during those hours, beginning on July 5th.
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O'Neill C.V.I. Prom 2016 Details

June 03, 2016
​Dear Student/Parent/Guardian;  Please download the attached pdf file which contains details of the evening's event and expectations. ONeill_Prom_2016.pdf
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To the O’Neill School Community

April 14, 2016
​ It is with great sadness that we are sharing that recently one of our students, Alyssa Wannamaker, passed away on April 6, 2016.  It is with the family's permission at this time that we share that Alyssa died by suicide. W e shar e our deepest condolences to the family...
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Parents as Partners Symposium-2016

March 30, 2016
​Durham College student Justin Stewart interviews students and staff at Ajax High School during the unlearn.ca event regarding the positive climate students are creating. https://youtu.be/zzGPvzaNNlE
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Taste of Paradise Spring Dance

March 10, 2016
Do  you love music? Do you love to dance? Do you love videos? Come to the Taste of Paradise Video Dance on Thursday April 14th.  Pre-sale tickets are on sale Friday March 11th for only $10. After March Break, tickets are $15 each and are on sale: Monday March 21st - Thursday...
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Parent-Teacher Conference Information

March 09, 2016
​Dear Parents and Guardians of O’Neill Collegiate and Vocational Institute, We will be holding Parent-Teacher Interviews at the school on Wednesday, March 23rd from 1:30 - 3:30 pm and 6:00 - 8:00 pm. This semester, you will be able to schedule your Parent-Teacher Interviews online. If you wish to schedule a...
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DDSB Technology for Learning and Life Expo

February 19, 2016
​You are Invited to the DDSB Technology for Learning and Life Expo which is just ahead on Saturday, February 27 th. Please take a look : Video promoting this event: http://bit.ly/techexpovideo highlighting students who are part of supporting this event. Keynote Speaker Dr. Todd Cunningham Click to download...
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After School Literacy Program

February 02, 2016
​On March 31, 2016, all Grade 10 students will be writing the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). The test assesses reading and writing skills, and all students must pass the test to successfully complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma. We invite your son/daughter to register for the after school literacy...
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An Evening with Trey Anthony

January 27, 2016
​ Thursday February 4 th from 6 -7:30 pm, Durham Black Educators’ Network (DEBN) presents, An Evening With Trey Anthony, award-winning producer, speaker, and actress.  This is a free engagement opportunity.  Registration not required.  An event you do not want to miss!   To learn more about Trey check out the...
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Semester 1 Exams Begin January 27, 2016

January 27, 2016
Exams begin January 27 2016 for all students and continue daily until February 1, 2016. February 2 and 3 are credit completion days.
  Exams begin at 8:25 on January 27, and 8:30 on the other days. Students are to be in their assigned classrooms for their exam by the time the...
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Co-op Assembly

January 19, 2016
​The Co-op Assembly will be held on Tuesday, February 16th at lunch in the Library. Applications will be available during the assembly. Students should bring their lunch and any questions! Applications are due Friday, February 26th to the Guidance office, and after applications are submitted students will sign up for an...
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Grade 8 Parent Information Night - Tuesday, February 2, 7:00PM

January 18, 2016
Do you have a grade 8 student who will be attending O'Neill in September?  Please join us in our auditorium for a grade 8 parent information night on Tuesday, February 2 at 7:00pm.  We will be discussing the transition to high school and selecting courses for grade 9.  We will also...
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OCVI Spirit Wear!

January 04, 2016
​Show your spirit O'Neill! OCVI Spirit Wear will be on sale from Monday January 11th - Friday January 15th in the Cafeteria. You can pick up an order form in the cafeteria, download one here or pay using SchoolCash Online. 2016 OCVI SpiritWear Order Form.pdf
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Important Information for Parents/Guardians - December 17, 2015

December 17, 2015
There is nothing more important than the safety of our students. In light of recent events, we want to ensure that student safety and security continue to be our main concern. With this in mind, I am writing to inform you of an incident in the school community​ involving an altercation...
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Day of Dignity - Free Clothing for Those In Need

December 16, 2015
​Brand new and free men and women's clothing, comforter sets, rugs, pillows, curtains and electronics are available to those in need. The Day of Dignity is open to all faiths, and is being held at the Islamic Centre of Oshawa, 23 Lloyd St, Oshawa on Sunday December 20th from 11am -...
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Dance Showcases

November 19, 2015
The Open D ance Showcase has been moved to the New Year. Stay tuned for a date.
Monday December 7th - Join us for our Junior PA Dance Stories at 7:00 pm.
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Performing Arts Information Night

November 11, 2015
​Please join us in the O'Neill Auditorium on Thursday, November 26th at 7:00pm to learn more about our Performing Arts program. We look forward to seeing you there!  
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Visual Arts Information Night

November 11, 2015
Join us on Tuesday, December 8th for our Visual Arts Information Night from 6:30-9:00pm Learn about our specialized/enriched art program, candidate expectations and auditions.This program is currently only available to in area Grade 9 students, and select students in Grade 10.
Please enter off the northern most doors of the Mary...
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​One Night Out

November 05, 2015
Take a tour of The Refuge, meet new people and raise awareness of youth homelessness in Oshawa.

Thursday November 12th
2:30 - 10:00pm

Registration is $15 in the Cafeteria  from Wednesday November 4th - Tuesday November 10th at Lunch.
Proceeds from your registration will go to supporting The Refuge.

Remember to dress...
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After School Help to Prepare for the Grade 10 Literacy Test

November 05, 2015
On March 31, 2016, your child will be writing the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). The test assesses reading and writing skills and all students must pass the test to successfully complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma. We invite your son/daughter to register for the after school literacy program which...
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Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 04, 2015
​ Durham District School Board took part in raising the flag on Monday, November 2 at the Region of Durham Office to mark Transgender Awareness Month.  Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is an annual observance on November 20 that honors the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts of...
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ADHD Community Expo

October 26, 2015
Wednesday, November 4 at 6:00 p.m.  
Sir John A. Macdonald PS
777 Balaton Avenue
Pickering, Ontario 

All community members are welcome to attend this evening of information sharing and awareness building. Guests will hear opening remarks from the DDSB's very own, Dr. Larry Danilewitz, hear from this year's Voices of ADHD panelists...
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Get Your Yearbook!

October 14, 2015
Do you keep forgetting to get your Yearbook during the sale times? Did you know you can purchase your Yearbook online? Go to School Cash Online and create a new account, or use your existing account to buy your Yearbook! Yearbooks will also be on sale every day during the last...
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Parent Instructions for SchoolCashOnline registration

September 25, 2015
​You will need your child's OEN number which can be found on their Report Card or on their Class Timetable.  Step By Step Parent Instruction Handout.
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Special Education Parent Information Night

September 22, 2015
​Transitioning from Secondary to Post-Secondary Where? Durham District School Board Ed Centre When? Thursday October 29th, 7:00pm Is your child getting ready to transition to PostSecondary Life? Do you have some questions or need clarification? Our Transition Information Night will address questions like: What Community Resources are available to support my...
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SCC Election

September 22, 2015
​ We are now accepting nomination for our School Community Council Executive. The positions available are Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer.  Voting will take place at the meeting on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm in the Library. ​ SCC_Nomination_Form.pdf
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Terry Fox Event

September 22, 2015
​Come out to the annual Terry Fox event on Wednesday, October 7th and celebrate our 35 years of success in the fight against cancer.  ​Bring your "Toonie for Terry" in, before the event, to be able to participate and be admitted out of class. 
Click here to Register and Donate Online!...
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Girls Rugby Try-outs!

September 16, 2015
​ Tuesday, Sept 15, Wednesday, Sept 16, and Thursday, Sept 17.   All are welcome.  We will be running both a senior and junior team!
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SCC, OMPAPA and VANGO

September 15, 2015
​There will be a meeting for SCC (OMPAPA and VANGO) at 7:30 pm in the auditorium on Tuesday, September 22. Please join us if you would like to be involved.
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Beauty & The Beast

September 14, 2015
The O'Neill CVI Musical Theatre Class presents Beauty and the Beast.

Step into the enchanted world of Broadway's modern classic, Disney's Beauty And The Beast, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the stage version...
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Junior Girls Basketball Try-Outs!

September 14, 2015
​ Junior girls basketball try-outs run all this week in the gym after school. See Ms. Ordanis for more information!
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An Evening of Hope

September 10, 2015
Tuesday, October 20th, 2015, PFLAG Canada Durham Region, Durham Region and the Distress Centre Durham are presenting An Evening of Hope at Memorial Park in Oshawa, Ontario. Join in solidarity with us, rain or shine, at 7pm to 10pm for an evening of remembrance while inspiring change.​ The evening is dedicated...
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Grade 9 Orientation Day Schedule - September 8th, 2015

August 27, 2015
Welcome to O'Neill! Below is the schedule for all Grade 9's on September 8th. We look forward to seeing you! ​ 8:25 – 8:55 - Registration – Report to the Gym  9:00 – 9:15 - Welcome (gym)  9:20 – 9:50: Red Rotation (Tour) &  Green Rotation (Administration & Video – Aud.)  9:55 –...
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New York City and Leadership Camp Trip Refunds

June 03, 2015
Refunds will be sent home with students on Thursday, June 4th, 2015
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Commencement 2015 Delay Letter

June 02, 2015
Students, Parents and Guardians; please review the attached pdf. Commencement 2015 Delay Letter.pdf
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EQAO Grade 9 Assessment of Mathematics Update

May 26, 2015
​EQAO has released the following information to school boards: EQAO will not be sending assessment materials at this time to any schools that are experiencing labour action.  This includes all elementary schools in the English-language public system and secondary schools in three English-language public school boards. EQAO has stated that current...
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YMCA Summer Work Student Exchange Program

May 25, 2015
​At this time, we are still accepting applicants from the Durham region for our summer 2015 program. We would appreciate your support in sharing about the exchange opportunity with your social networks and making this program accessible to as many youth as possible. Attached are two pdf electronic copies of our bilingual...
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O'Neill C.V.I. Prom 2015 Details

May 07, 2015
​Dear Student/Parent/Guardian;  Please download the attached pdf file which contains details of the evening's event and expectations. O'Neill_Prom_2015.pdf
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Reimbursement for Performing Arts Students NYC Trip

May 05, 2015
​Dear Parent/Guardian;  please click on the link to download the pdf file in it you will find instructions and the forms needed to request reimbursement. Music_New_York_Trip_Insurance_Claim_Refund_2015.pdf
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Natural Body Care Workshop

April 16, 2015
​ Join us in room 310 on April 22nd and learn how to make your own natural body care products for free. A guest speaker will be joining us!
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LGBTQ Families Engaged

March 27, 2015
​ The Equity Department of the DDSB has, in partnership with PFLAG Durham organized the final LGBTQ Families Engaged session for the year occurring the evening of Wednesday, April 15. We will be premiering the documentary PRIDE TALKS filmed at Human Rights Conference during World Pride 2014. In addition, we will discuss...
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Coyote Sightings

March 23, 2015
​March 20, 2015

There is nothing more important than the safety of our students. Over the March Break, coyotes were spotted in the Oshawa area.

Students are reminded to be aware of their surroundings at all times.

At school we will review general safety rules regarding wildlife.  We ask that you take a...
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Upcoming Construction at O'Neill

March 04, 2015
Dear Parent/Guardian; Our school, O'Neill C.V.I., is in the fortunate position of being selected by the Durham District School Board to receive renovations and improvements to our Physical Education changerooms and offices. Please click on the attached pdf from our Principal for the exciting news. Upcoming-Construction-at-ONeill-C.V.I.pdf
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Course Selection Forms

February 19, 2015
​Students are reminded to return their Course Selection Forms to their homeroom teacher by Friday, February 20th.
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Co-op Information Session

January 19, 2015
​If you are interested in a co-op placement next year, you must attend this assembly on Wednesday February 11th at lunch in the Auditorium to receive important information and your application form.
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Grade 8 Parent Information Night

January 19, 2015
​Join us on Tuesday January 27th at 7pm in the Auditorium for information on transitioning to high school, the different pathway and course options available at OCVI, as well as take a tour of the school and meet with different department representatives to learn about what each department has to offer....
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Grade 10 PA Drama Night

January 12, 2015
Don't miss out on the first performances in the PA program in 2015! On January 14th and 15th, the Grade 10 PA Theatre Class proudly presents two one-act shows for your enjoyment: 'Skid Marks 2: Are We There Yet (A Play About Driving)' and 'She Wrote, Died, Then Wrote Some More'....
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DDSB Community Survey

January 07, 2015
Community Invited to Participate in Durham District School Board Survey  January 7 – 18, 2015 The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is currently conducting a survey and invites all members of the community to participate. The brief, online survey covers a series of multiple choice questions regarding the DDSB’s strategic plan....
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Happy Holiday Spirit Week!

December 14, 2014
​Join in on some holiday fun this week! Wednesday December 17th - Dress Like a Present Day Thursday December 18th - Santa's Workshop Day Friday December 19th - Ugly Christmas Sweater Day Happy Holidays! 
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Fill the Van!

December 09, 2014
​ FILL THE VAN! O'Neill has partnered with the YMCA in their "Gently Used" Clothing Drive. We are hoping to donate 1 Van's worth of clothing to the local Y supporting the YWCA.

Please consider going through those closets and give any unused items (for any age) to someone...
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Winner of OCVI Anti-Bullying Poster Contest

December 05, 2014
​The winner of the OCVI Anti-Bullying Poster contest is Grade 12 Visual Arts student Julio Contreras-Oliveros, with his Classical mythology based design illustrating the slogan "Take a Stand Against Bullying - See Something, Do Something." Julio intends to enter his design in the area contest sponsored by Durham Regional Crime Stoppers....
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OCVI Spirit Wear

December 03, 2014
Spirit Wear sales have been extended to Wednesday December 10th!  Check out our new options - baseball tees and toques!  Download your order form here, or pick one up in the CAF at lunch. OCVI.SpiritWear.OrderForm.pdf Orders and money must be returned by Wednesday December 10th.
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O'Neill Senior Chamber Choir

December 02, 2014
​O'Neill's Senior Chamber Choir is performing at the Whitby Brass Band concert on Friday, December 12th at 7:30 pm, Hebron Church in Whitby. Tickets—Adults $15, Students/Seniors $10   Available at the door, or online at www.WhitbyBrassBand.com
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Performing Arts Application & Audition Materials

November 27, 2014
​The Performing Arts application registration website is now open, please click on the link to register. Application Registration   To access audition materials for drama, click here. To access audition materials for vocal, click here. To access audition materials for instrumental, click here.
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Use of Electronic Devices

November 17, 2014
​ In keeping with the Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, unauthorized video or audio recording on school grounds for any purpose is prohibited. Further, the taking of photos, filming or recording while at school or at a school related activity, is prohibited unless approved by DDSB staff for educational purposes....
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Fight the Famine

November 14, 2014
​Thursday November 27th Participate in "The Amazing Race"! Lots of fun activities There will be pizza and a screening of The Breakfast Club. The event will take place in the gym from 3:30 - 9:00pm. $3 to participate
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O'Neill Redhawks Sr. Boys' Football

November 12, 2014
LOSSA 'AAA' Championship final This Saturday November 15th vs Eastdale 2:30 pm Kick off Civic Stadium Oshawa Students $2 Adults $5​
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Local/Organic Food Festival

November 05, 2014
November 13th in the Auditorium at Lunch!​ The EcoClub is hosting a local/organic food festival in the Auditorium on November 13th. Tickets are $3.00 and this will get you a plate of food - you can choose from a number of tasty options. Tickets are on sale everyday in the cafeteria...
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Spirit Days!

October 27, 2014
​Show your spirit this week O'Neill! Wednesday October 29th - Farmer Day Thursday October 30th - Hallowe'en Colours Day Friday October 31st - Hallowe'en!
Dress up and show some school spirit!
Note: hats and masks are not allowed as part of your costumes.
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Football Buy-in!

October 17, 2014
Come out and support your Senior Boys Football Team on Wednesday, October 22nd against Pineridge Secondary. Tickets are $3 and will be sold at lunch on Monday October 20th & Tuesday October 21st. All proceeds benefit the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Students will be excused at 12:45pm.
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Harvest Homecoming

October 10, 2014
​Ticket sales will be extended to Tuesday October 14th & Wednesday October 15th. Join us for a fall semi-formal. Guest passes are available. Tickets are on sale at lunch in the cafeteria for $10. 
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Performing Arts Information Night

September 24, 2014
​Join us on Thursday, November 27th at 7:00pm in the Auditorium for information about O'Neill's Performing Arts Program. The evening will include short performances by Senior Ensembles.  Important Dates Friday November 14th
New Online Application Packages Released Monday December 15th
Audition and Scripts Released Friday January 9th
Application Deadline January 22nd, 23rd, 26th &...
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Get Your Yearbook!

September 23, 2014
O'Neill Yearbooks are on sale! Get yours this month! They will be available in June for $70 on a first come-first serve basis, but do you really want to risk it?  Buy Your Yearbook Here!
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Spirit Days!

September 23, 2014
​Have some school spirit and dress up in some or all of your favourite O'Neill colours! Wednesday September 24th It's fall, and nothing says fall like flannel! Join us for Fall Flannel Friday on Friday September 26th!
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Ontario Universities Fair

September 18, 2014
21 university representatives will be in attendance. The fair takes place from September 19th - 21st at the Metro Convention Centre. Hours are 10:00am - 5:00pm. For information on information sessions at OCVI visit the Guidance pages.
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OAA Yard Sale

September 15, 2014
​The OAA yard sale will be on Monday Sept 15th at lunch for all students. Jersey's, T-shirts, Old School uniforms are for sale. Stop by!
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Student Accident Insurance

September 08, 2014
Parents and Guardians, please be aware that the Durham District School Board does NOT provide accident insurance coverage for student injuries. Families should recognize that there is always a potential risk of injury with field trips, sports and other student activities both on and off school grounds. Although precautions are taken...
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Football Training Camp

August 15, 2014
Junior and Senior football training camp on August 25, 26 and 27. Meet at Alexandra Park. 10 am to 12 pm. All are welcome, including incoming grade nines. ​​
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Report Card Pick Up

June 26, 2014
​Report Card pick up is on Thursday July 3rd from 8:30 - 11:30 in the boys foyer. 
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Grade 9 Day!

June 26, 2014
​To sign up for your Grade 9 Day orientation session please visit the Grade 9 Day page under Students and sign up before Monday August 25th! Grade 9 Day takes place on Tuesday September 2nd!  http://www.ddsb.ca/school/oneillcvi/Students/gr9day/Pages/default.aspx​​
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Math Contest Awards

May 30, 2014
Parents of students in grades 9-12 who have written math contests are invited to the Math Contest Awards Assembly in the auditorium from 9:50-10:30 am on Friday June 13th.
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SASS Annual Gala

May 28, 2014
Join us for the Annual SASS Gala at  O'Neill CVI Saturday, June 14 7:00 p.m. Admission $5.00
Congratulations to the   TOP TEN finalists  in the 2014 SASS Song Contest  :
(listed in alphabetical order)

Chris ANDERSON-LUNDY, with his song  "Iron Lung"
Elizabeth AVERY with  "Wings"
Eric...
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OCVI Spirit Wear - Get Yours!

May 13, 2014
OCVI Spirit Wear is available for sale at lunch in the cafeteria from Wed May 14th - Wednesday May 28th.
T-shirts are available in 7 colours for only $10 each. Under Armour Hoodies are available in red and black for $55 each.
Get yours now O'Neill and show your...
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Prom Tickets!

April 24, 2014
​Prom is approaching quickly!  Tickets are available for sale on Friday April 25th, Monday April 28th, Tuesday April 29th & Wednesday April 30th.
Tickets are $75.00 each and you must have your Student I.D. with you when purchasing a ticket. Guest passes are available at the ticket table.
Prom...
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Spring Talent Show

April 23, 2014
Come out and support the talent that OCVI has to offer on Friday April 25th at 2:45 pm in the auditorium! Refreshments will be available for sale. All proceeds will go towards the Prom. 
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OCVI Boston Pizza Fundraiser

March 27, 2014
​April 2nd, 2014 5:00 - 8:00pm at Taunton & Harmony Bring your friends and family! 10% of your bill will go towards Prom!
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Parent / Teacher Interviews

March 27, 2014
Thursday April 3rd, 2014
1:30-3:30 & 6:00 - 8:00pm
Week 2 Special Timetable Period 1 8:25 - 9:15 Period 2 9:20 - 10:00 Period 3 10:05 - 10:45 Period 4 10:50 - 11:30 Please note there will be no cafeteria service on this day, and the cafeteria will be...
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Grease

February 13, 2014
Don’t miss out on the most popular musical of all time!!! O’Neill CVI is proud to present Grease! on June 4 th , 5 th and 6 th , 2014 at 7 p.m. in the O’Neill Auditorium.  Tickets are $10 for students and $12 for adults. View the trailer here!
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OCVI Science Fair

February 07, 2014
On March 28th O’Neill is having a school-wide science fair!   Everyone can do it!   It is easy and you can win prizes.   For grade 11 and 12 students thinking of applying for bursaries and scholarships, some universities will ask if you have competed in a science fair to help with their...
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Grad Photos

February 04, 2014
​Celebrate All That You Have Achieved!  Graduation photos are on Thursday, February 6th.  Please visit lifetouch.ca/gradphotography​ to prepare for your grad portrait sitting.  

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OFFICE SUMMER HOURS

June 28, 2017
​The O'Neill main office will be open all summer.  Our Summer Hours are: Monday - Thursday 7:30 am - 1:30 pm Closed Fridays, and July 24, 25, Aug. 14 and 15. Thank you
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FINAL REPORT CARD PICK UP

June 27, 2017
Final Reports can be picked up at the school starting at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 6 in the main office.  They will be available all summer.
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Notice of Community Consultation

June 01, 2017
Equity & Diversity Strategic Plan 
June 12, 2017 
9:00 – 10:30 AM and 6:00 – 7:30 PM   The purpose of our community consultation is for the Durham District School Board Equity and Inclusive Education Department to gather feedback from our community regarding the development, priorities, programs and implementation of our Equity & Diversity Strategic Plan. Community members who attend this event will have the opportunity...
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Understanding Reading Assessments

May 24, 2017
​The Learning Disabilities Association of Durham Region is presenting Sherry Raffalovitch as part of their monthly speaker series on Thursday May 25th from 7:00 - 8:30pm at Trent University Durham (55 Thornton Road South). All are welcome to attend - no registration or fee required.  For more information click here. 
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NEW SCHOOL BELL TIMES FOR SEPTEMBER, 2017

April 04, 2017
O'Neill C.V.I. will have new start and finish times in September. Warning Bell  8:10 a.m. Period 1  8:15 a.m. End of Day  2:20 p.m. Bell-Time-Review.pdf