Weekly Message–May 8-12, 2017

Good Evening SCS Families. This is Ms. Price with your Weekly Message for the week of May 8, 2017.


Wow…our juniors and seniors had quite a night on Saturday night for our first SCS prom. The students looked fabulous, the papparazi were on hand to snap photos as they entered the venue, the food was delicious, and they danced the night away. Thanks to Ms. Street and all the teachers who worked so hard to organize this evening.



I’m delighted to announce that our PTSA Executive Board for the 2017-2018 school year is now complete with the addition of Ms. Ethel Benkin, parent of a rising senior, as our treasurer.


AP exams continue this week through May 12th. Please take note of your assigned exam dates/times. If your AP exam is scheduled for 8:00AM, you must arrive by 7:45AM to be seated.  You must be here on the day you are scheduled. There are no make-ups for these exams and SCS does not provide transportation.   Please mark your calendars and make transportation arrangements now.


Laptop collection to prepare for testing will begin on May 8th. Teachers will be preparing lessons that do not require technology. We wanted to inform you of this change so that you are aware.


Mark your calendars for the Honor Roll Breakfast on Wednesday, May 17th. MS—9:15 a.m., HS—10:30 a.m. All students who have made the A or A/B Honor Roll for 1st, 2nd or 3rd quarter are invited. Look for invitations to come home soon.


We will induct our first group of National Junior Honor Society members from qualified 7th and 8th graders in just a couple of weeks. Applications are due on May 15th and students and parents will be informed of application status on May 17th. The NJHS Induction Ceremony will take place on Wednesday, May 24th at 6:00 p.m.


BoxTops are due Friday May 19th.  This will be the last collection of the year.


The 3rd Annual End of the Year Banquet for Young Male Achievers which will held on Friday May 19th at the Double Tree By Hilton on 4810 Page Creek Ln. The cost is $40 per person and the attire is Black Tie. If you are interested in attending please contact Coach Barnes.


There are a few spots left for the Costa Rica trip in spring 2018.  We would love to have an exclusive SCS bus and want travelers to get the lowest prices that EF Tours will offer. This year’s price is not guaranteed for next year’s trip unless you register before the end of the school year.  If you are interested in joining us for an adventure you will not forget, please make plans to attend an interest/registration meeting on Wednesday, May 10 at 5:30 in Ms. Wash’s room.  If you are not able to attend but would like information about the trip, contact Ms. Wash by email, phone, or in person. We look forward to seeing you there.


We would like to thank you for your time, thoughts, donations, and all other acts of thoughtfulness during Teacher Appreciation Week. We felt very treasured and valued.


Have a great evening from all of us at SCS where we practice the 4c’s—Creativity, Collaboration, Communication, and Community.


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