Thursday, October 18, 2018 - E Day  

A - B - O - E – C

  • Attention Juniors: Anyone interested in ordering Class of 2020 apparel, please order ASAP. Orders will be finalized soon. See Mr. Alaimo with any questions.
  • Art Club Members: Remember to bring your light color white T-shirts, socks or scarves for Tie-dying this afternoon.
  • Attention National Honor Society Members there will be a meeting after school today. See you there!
  • Permission slips for the sports management seminar at the XL Center on Wednesday, November 14th are due to Mrs. Ennis in room 200A today.
  • The Scribe, NHS’ Student Publication is looking for submissions of art, photography, short stories, poems and other creative works or ideas to contribute to this year’s first edition. If you have work you would like to submit, see Mr. Rutigliano in room 305 or a member of the Scribe Staff, by today.
  • A college rep from Moore College of Art and Design will be here tomorrow at 12:00 pm during period 6. Any Junior or Senior interested in meeting with the rep, please make sure you sign up for the visit in Naviance and print your confirmation page to use as your pass. If you need your User ID and password, please see your counselor.
  • The NHS Unicef chapter will be collecting coins to support Unicef’s efforts to help children worldwide. If you’d like to donate your change, please bring it in a bag, labeled with your name on it. You will have a chance to win some Unicef merch! Bring your coins to the main office or room 336.
  • On Wednesday, October 24th, during all lunch waves in the Gym Lobby, all 9th Grade Students will be receiving a new Chromebook. In order to receive a new device, students must bring:
    o Old Chromebook (must power on)
    o Powerbrick (a.k.a. charger)
    o School-provided Case
    o School ID
    If you miss this opportunity, you can visit the NHS Media Center after this date, on your own, before or after school. The IT/ET Dept. is looking forward to issuing you a new device.
  • Winter Sports preseason meetings begin on Monday
    o Boys Basketball, Monday 10/22 at 2:30 pm in the gym
    o Girls Basketball, Wednesday 10/24 at 2:30 pm in room 318
    o Ice Hockey, Wednesday 10/24 at 6:00 pm at the Ice Arena.
    o Track, Thursday 10/25 at 3:30 pm in the Library
    o Swimming, Thursday 10/25 at 3:30 pm on the Pool Deck
    o Wrestling, Thursday 10/25 at 4:15 pm in the café
  • Spanish Club will meet next Thursday, October 25th at 2:30 pm in Miss Redman’s room
  • Breast cancer is the 2nd leading cause of death among women, every 19 seconds someone in the world is diagnosed with breast cancer. Friday, October 19th, we are having a pink out day to show our support in the fight on breast cancer. The trading post will be selling short sleeve t-shirts for $10.00 and long sleeves for $15.00 A dollar from each purchase will be donated to Cancer Awareness Research. So get your before they sell out. “Show you care, be aware!!!”
  • Tickets for the Chamber Choir Dinner Theater with Singing Waiters “Hex Marks the spot” are almost sold out! See a chamber choir member or Mr. Clark to get your tickets soon!
  • There will a Spanish Club meeting on Thursday, October 25th at 2:30 pm in Miss Redman’s room.
  • The Library needs volunteers for its Fall Book Sale on October 26th, 27th and 28th. If you are interested in volunteering, please see Mrs. Ennis in room 200A to sign up.
  • Students interested in aerospace and engineering, the Aerospace Components Manufacturers will be holding its annual Future Workforce Opportunities Fair on Wednesday, November 7th from 8:00 am – 11:00 am. Over 90 local aerospace firms will be available to discuss the career opportunities that exist in the industry as well as employer expectations. Please see Mrs. Ennis is 200A to sign up.
    Don’t forget to submit a Veterans Day Photo of any important person you would like to have displayed. Give the photo to Ms. Slater or Mr. Urbanski. There are also envelopes in each house office
  • NHS Juniors: On November 30th you will have the opportunity to go on a college tour at CCSU. Based on your anticipated major, you’ll be split into small groups for an intimate college campus experience. There are only 50 spots available and will be given on a first come first serve basis. To sign up, please visit the Main School Counseling Office or complete the survey link available by your homeroom teacher.
  • A reminder that cars need to be registered ASAP. Only students that are registered in the National Honor Society are allowed to park by the tennis courts.
  • Quick Reminder of our School Rules:
    o No Backpacks are allowed during the school day.
    o No Hats or Hoods are allowed during the school day.
    o All students must be in homeroom unless there is an emergency.

Posted by asunderland On 18 October, 2018 at 12:08 PM