Points of Pride

  • Luciano Mary Wins Presidential Award

    Congratulations to senior Luciano Mary for receiving the President's Volunteer Service Award Gold Medal from the White House. He received this award and a signed letter from President Biden for his extensive community service from January-July, 2021 (275 hours)!

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  • Melissa Lucero Named Cherry Creek Hero

    Congratulations to social studies teacher Melissa Lucero who was nominated as a Cherry Creek Hero by a former student. Ms. Lucero (right) recognized his potential and encouraged him to become a leader in the community, which he is today. Overland High School is grateful for Ms. Lucero and her commitment to our students and the community.

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  • David Ford Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Congratulations to assistant principal David Ford on being inducted into the Franklin Road Academy Athletic Hall of Fame for Cross Country!

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  • Don Parker Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Congratulations to Don Parker, PE/Health teacher and department coordinator, who will be inducted into the Rangeview High School Hall of Fame on Sunday, October 3. Click the headline title for more information.

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  • Kelly Osuna Receives Bates Award

    Congratulations to Kelly Osuna (Spanish Teacher and Union Rep) for receiving the John M. & Gladys N. Bates Award! This award recognizes outstanding contributions in the areas of human relations, multiculturalism, and/or diversity in the field of education. The Bates Award honors an educator, lay person or group who has worked to promote collaboration and harmony among diverse groups!

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  • Two Seniors Recognized As Scholars

    Congratulations to Seniors, Luciano Mary and Gustavo Lopez Fleming. They have received recognition from College Board as National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars for academic achievements and outstanding performance on the PSAT/NMSQT!

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  • Athletic Celebrations

    Congratulations to our student athletes and their accomplishments this summer. Please click the headline title to read more.

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  • Madison Manning Places in Shakespeare Program

    Congratulations to Maddison Manning. She came in second place in the Denver Branch Competition (i.e. state) for the English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Program.

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  • Aurora Scholars

    We are proud to recognize the Aurora Scholars from Overland High School: Jazlynn Rolison, Dylan Sanchez, Caiyan Bass, and Jacqueline Zapanta.Please click the headline title to watch the video.

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  • Gymnastics State Champs

    Congratulations to the Overland Gymnastics program on taking home the state championship on Thursday, April 22! The team scored a season-high 185.325 to edge out Broomfield, who came in second with a score of 184.85. Way to go, ladies!

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  • Vote for Devan!

    OHS Alum (Class of 2003) Devan Blake Jones has made the Top 20 on NBC's "The Voice." Watch tonight, Monday, April 26, to show our Blazer love and VOTE to keep him in the competition!

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  • Cheyenne Cisse Wins HBCU Scholarship

    Congratulations to Cheyenne Cisse, who is in the first cohort of the Morgan Stanley HBCU Scholars Program! Five outstanding first-year students have been selected to receive the four-year scholarships to Spelman, which will cover tuition, room and board in order to fully remove financial barriers to higher education. Click the headline title for more.

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  • FCCLA Students Qualify at State

    Congratulations to the eleven FCCLA students who placed at competition. Please click the headline title for more.

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  • Wrestlers Win All-Centennial Honors

    Congratulations to the following wrestlers for earning All-Centennial League honors: Ryan Hensley – 2nd Team, Brogan Rutz – Honorable Mention, and Versean Steward – Honorable Mention!

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  • Four Awarded Boettcher & Daniels Fund

    Congratulations to the following students who were awarded prestigious scholarships: Boettcher Scholarship—Minnatallah Ahmed & Soad Mackawi, Daniels Fund Scholarship—Chloee Foucher & Munkh-Undrakh Turtogtokh!

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  • Six Athletes Sign with Universities

    Congratulations to the following student athletes who will be signing with universities at our Athletic Signing Ceremony: Christopher Sarkodie – Football @ Western College University and Jaheim Roper, Kamari Brown & Malachi Sims – Football @ Black Hills State University, Jacqueline Zapanata – Volleyball @ Whitman College, and Brogan Rutz — Wrestling @ Missouri Valley College!

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  • Koffi Wins AVID Scholarship

    Congratulations to AVID student Leslie Koffi, who received one of the two Rita Hellman AVID Scholarships!

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  • Josephina Matibag Places at HOSA Competition

    Josephina Matibag competed and tested in ‘CULTURAL DIVERSITIES AND DISPARITIES’ at the Virtual State Leadership Conference for HOSA: Future Health Professionals. This was Josephina’s first year to compete and she placed in the TOP TEN. She placed 8th against the rest of the HOSA members in Colorado!! Good job to all our HOSA members this year!

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  • Three Excel at Technology Bowl

    Congratulations to our Colorado Technology Student Association (TSA) Technology Bowl 3rd Place Champs: Connor Saunder, Mason Chansamone, Thomas Ghirmatsion!

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  • Wright and Wedgeworth Earn All-Centennial Honors

    Congratulations to the following Overland Boys Basketball players on earning All-Centennial League honors: Jameel Wright (1st Team); Remy Wedgeworth (2nd Team).

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