Important Announcement: To: Choices Learning Center Parents & Students OSD are experiencing a recent surge in our community with COVID-19 illnesses and quarantines. Because of this we have decided to pivot to virtual learning starting tomorrow, January 13, 2022 through Friday, January 14, 2022. Classes will resume on site Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Osceola please stay safe and take precautions during these days. Choices Center students, please login into your Edgenuity platform to complete assignments. Also, please check your email for updates from your teachers as well as scheduled zoom sessions if needed. Choices Principal, Ms. Christel Smith
On Friday December the 10th, the Choices Learning Center helped Westside Ministry deliver 125 meals to the community. We would like to thank Impact and the Westside ministry for this opportunity to provide community service to the citizens of Osceola.
The OMS and OHS students at the Choices Learning Center is learning basic sewing skills. Sewing is a part of the Life Skills Program at the Choices Center. The students are learning that Sewing can be therapeutic and help benefit their emotions and wellbeing by helping them manage stress. At Choices, sewing is bigger than a Life Skill!
The Choices Learning Center would like to thank the Mississippi County Prosecuting Attorney, Ms. Tiarra Turner and the Juvenile Department for visiting their campus. The Juvenile Department conducted an assembly on how truancy, peer pressure, substance abuse, disorderly conduct and bad choices can affect you for the rest of your life. The prosecuting attorney expressed how Important it is to attend school regularly and get a high school diploma. The students were allowed to ask questions and have rich dialogue about school laws and ways to avoid making bad decisions.
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Choices “Life Skills Program” On Friday October 1st, the Choices Learning Center (male) students and staff prepared the monthly breakfast for our campus and special guests. We invited several community members and district school employees to our monthly breakfast event. Our students presented a small token of appreciate to our special guest, Mr. Charles “Satellite” Douglas for his hard work and dedication to his community!
Please join us in Celebrating our “Student of the Month” at the Choices Learning Center for the months of both August and September!!! #Choiceslearningcenterscholars
The Choices Learning Center would like to congratulate several of their students on their academic achievements within their Credit Recovery Courses. Our students have set the bar high by creating small goals to be able to graduate in May of 2022. We are very proud of their perseverance and positive attitudes towards meeting their goals!!!😊
We tested our emergency notification system for parent communication Friday afternoon (Sept. 17). We will use this system to send out important updates and reminders. Please consider saving 989-00 to your contacts. If you did not receive a text message from our system, please contact the school to confirm your cell number is up-to-date.
Parent Teacher Conferences will be held Thursday, September 16, from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. Students will be dismissed one hour earlier than their regular dismissal time. P/T Conferences will also be held, Friday, September 17, from 8:00 - 11:00. Classes will not be in session.
The Choices Learning Center would like to express their gratitude to State Representative, Mr. Monte Hodges for visiting their campus as part of the “Take your Legislature to School Month” Initiative!
Students/Parents: Progress Reports were sent home with students from the Choices Learning Center on 9/3/2021. Parents if you would like a copy sent to you personally please do not hesitate to contact the principal, Christel Smith at (870) 563-1871 or email me your request at firstname.lastname@example.org!
National College Colors Day The students at the Choices Learning Center participated in the "National College Colors Day" celebration by wearing their college colors and apparel. #CollegeColors!
Choices Learning Center has implemented a monthly breakfast on the last friday of each month. This initiative is part of our life skills program and is tied to both our SEL goals and academic goals. Our students learn teamwork as well as planning and patience through the cooking process. They also integrate both math and science skills or concepts through the opportunities to utilize measurements and scientific factors through the preparation and baking process. We highly emphasize the importance of hygiene and proper etiquette especially during this pandemic time period.