The Pod Squad has a Mission!

In its fourth year of service, the Ocean Lakes High School Pod Squad has determined it is time to create a Mission Statement.  Thanks to inspiration from Nonprofit Hub’s publication “A Step-by-Step Exercise for Creating a Mission Statement” and Simon Sinek’s TedTalk “Start With Why,” over twenty members of the group met to have lunch…

Hour of Code – Spring Edition April 23 & 24

Come to the OLHS library to participate in the spring Hour of Code event!  Stations will be set up with hands-on coding opportunities for all levels!  Check out the slideshow to preview the activities.  Visit our Hour of Code Programs and Events page to learn more and pre-register.  We look forward to seeing you later…

Pod Squad Genius Hour Projects Make a Difference at OLHS

Pod Squad members do so much more than fix computers. In December 2018, the student help desk students began work on genius hour projects.  Using John Spencer’s LAUNCH Cycle as a framework, students were asked to identify a need or problem at Ocean Lakes High School that involves technology or can be solved by leveraging…

Welcome to the team, ATC students!

In addition to the eight student help desk students, Ocean Lakes has three additional students to assist with technology troubleshooting. Lily, Jason, and Chrisell are Ocean Lakes High School students who are enrolled in the Computer Systems Technology program at the ATC (Advanced Technology Center). Part of their year two coursework involves an internship with…

Welcome to the Pod Squad, Mr. Jimerson!

Please welcome Mr. David Jimerson to the Technology Support Technician (TST) position at Ocean Lakes High School.  He previously served as a TST at Salem Elementary School.  Mr. Jimerson serves as a mentor to the Pod Squad students; he helps them develop their technology trouble-shooting skills.