Points of Pride

  • OHS Theatre Featured in Bobby G's

    In lieu of the Colorado Bobby G Awards (intended to be presented on May 21), theatre students were honored in a video montage by the DCPA. Click the headline title to view the video of 900 submissions. Overland is featured from about 20:50-27:00.

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  • All CCSD high schools make US World and News Report's list of best high schools in the country

    Overland High School, which serves one of the most diverse student populations in the state with a rigorous college and career preparatory curriculum, has been named to U.S. News and World Report’s list of Best High Schools for 2020.

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  • Yearbook Staff Celebrates 2019-20

    The 2019-2020 school year brought more obstacles than we could have imagined. We came together. We still do. and we RISE. Click the headline title to view the YouTube video. All photos taken by Trail Yearbook.

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  • Bergmann and Other CCSD Employees Make Masks for District

    “I know that there’s a huge shortage of masks and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in general, so I want to help as much as I can,” said Bergmann, who began her class by offering tips about cutting proper rectangles from T-shirt material. “We’re focusing on making masks with two layers, a design that work for a wide variety of Cherry Creek School District staff members.”

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  • Students Send Cheer with Virtual Cards

    During Remote Learning, Ms. Johnson's students sent virtual greeting cards to patients at Children's Hospital. Want to send a Cheer Card of your own? Click the headline title for more information.

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  • Gabe Dorra is Wendy's Hot Shot of the Week

    Congratulations to Gabe Dorra, who is Wendy's Hot Shot of the Week. Gabe participates in ice hockey, soccer, and National Honor Society and is the chapter president of DECA. Click the headline title to watch the featured video.

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  • Eden Worden Letters 12 Times

    Congratulations to Eden Worden who lettered 12 times in Overland Athletics. Click the headline title to read some of the kind words from her coaches.

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  • Silva Wins Two Art Awards

    Congratulations to senior Jan Silva whose artwork earned him two national scholastic art and writing awards. Out of 16,000 Colorado submissions he received one of thirteen Gold Key national medals and one of twenty-two Silver key national medals. Click the headline title to view the pieces.

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  • Beneyam Yifru Receives Daniels Scholarship

    Congratulations to Beneyam Yifru, who is the Overland recipient of the Daniels Fund Scholarship!

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  • Food Service Staff Receives Accolades

    The CCSD Food and Nutrition Department—including Overland High School—recently underwent an administrative review by CDE’s Office of School Nutrition yielded high praise and impressive results. Click the headline title to read the article.

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  • NHS Celebrates Read Across America

    Members of National Honor Society visited OHS feeder elementary schools and read to students on Wednesday, March 4, in honor of Read Across America.

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  • HBCU/HSI/TSI College Fair a Success

    The CCSD’s 2nd annual HBCU/HSI/TSI fair at Overland this year was a huge hit for our students thanks to everyone who helped make this event happen. The hallways and breakout sessions were packed with 800 students and families in attendance!

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  • Two Blazers Qualify for HOSA Leadership Conference

    Congrats to HOSA Students, Saron and Grace! They qualified for HOSA International Leadership Conference in the "Community Awareness" event. Their project was to promote and raise awareness around Period Poverty. The girls will represent OHS and Colorado, June 24-27, in Houston, Texas at the Houston Conference Center.

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  • Hollie Drake Published by McGraw Hill

    Social Studies teacher, Hollie Drake has been published by McGraw Hill in a Teacher’s Manual for Understanding Psychology, 14th ed. She is the lone teacher noted as the contributing author.

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  • Four Students Make State DECA Finals

    Congratulations to the following students for making the State DECA Finals: Business Solutions Project – Gabe Dorra, Stephanie Rebeles and Michael Gurzhiel and Community Awareness Project – Samantha Amaya.

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  • Wish Assembly Featured on News

    Check out the media coverage of our Wish Week assembly (in Spanish). Click the headline title to watch the YouTube video.

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  • Two Blazers Sing in All-State Choir

    Congratulations to Angel Djokonirmolo and Marston Garber for qualifying to perform with the Colorado All-State Choir!

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  • Becky Grasser Named OHS Educator of the Year

    Congratulations to PE/Health Teacher and Poms Coach, Becky Grasser, who was selected as the OHS Educator of the Year! She is pictured with her daughter and grandson (L) and colleague, Lara Kendrick (R).

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  • Unified Team Plays Amazing Game

    Our unified basketball team played an amazing game against Regis Jesuit last week. Check out the article, which includes a quote from Elijah Micha, by clicking the headline title.

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  • OHS Community Raises $10K for Make-A-Wish

    During Wish Week 2020, the Overland community raised $10,000 in support of Destene's wish to have a quinceañera.

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