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Vision Statement

Opelousas High School’s vision is to provide a safe, orderly, and respectful environment that is conducive to learning the skills necessary to compete in a global economy.

Mission Statement

Opelousas High School students will learn, develop, and utilize critical thinking skills in all subject areas to prepare for post-secondary educational and work force opportunities.                     

Latest News

Donors Choose

Donors Choose Support OHS Spanish Classes

Spanish teacher, Ms. Cerna-Cruz reached out to Donors Choose to request funding for a project in her class. She wished to expand the classroom’s Spanish-Language library-specifically to purchase a subscription to a Spanish Language magazine to help immerse beginners in the language and use scaffolding techniques to build fluency and comprehension. On December 1st the project was fully funded. Thank you to donors who made this happen for our students here at OHS.
Spanish Honor Society

OHS Spanish Honor Society

Ms. Cerna-Cruz, the OHS Spanish Teacher, applied with the Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica (Spanish Honor Society. On November 21, 2020 a letter was drafted officially welcoming OHS into the society: “Congratulations on the approval of your charter of the Eduardo Escalante Gomez Chapter of the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica. I am certain your role in honoring your students who excel in Spanish will inspire them to greater achievement in the language.” We are proud of our students here at OHS and welcome this new opportunity to let their talents shine!
Avery Artigue Student of the Year

OHS Student of the Year 2020-2021

Congratulation to Avery Artigue for earning the OHS Student of the Year award. She will move on to compete for Parish student of the year.

Upcoming Events

ACT Workkeys Testing

Time: 7:30 AM – 11 AM
Location: Belson, Cruz, George, and Library. Over flow will be in the Science lab.

ACT Work Keys Testing

Time: 7:30 AM – 11 AM
Location: Opelousas High School Main Campus: Belson's class, George's class, Cruz's class, Library, and overflow Science Lab room (due to social distancing).

Open House

Time: 2 PM – 5 PM
Location: Opelousas High School Parking Lot.

Senior Meeting with Jostens 10/27/20

Athletic Events

ACT Workkeys Testing

Time: 7:30 AM – 11 AM
Location: Belson, Cruz, George, and Library. Over flow will be in the Science lab.

ACT Work Keys Testing

Time: 7:30 AM – 11 AM
Location: Opelousas High School Main Campus: Belson's class, George's class, Cruz's class, Library, and overflow Science Lab room (due to social distancing).

Open House

Time: 2 PM – 5 PM
Location: Opelousas High School Parking Lot.

Our School At A Glance

  • 9th - 12th Grades
  • 764 Number of Students
  • 13 Sports Clubs
  • formC School Score
  • 80% Certified Staff
  • 2.1:1 Student: Device Ratio

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