Daily Announcements–Monday, January 8, 2018

New Announcements:

Drama Club will NOT meet this week.


Fencing Club will NOT meet TODAY.  See you next week!


Keep our Earth healthy! Students & staff are reminded to recycle & terra-cycle using the available bins in the front lobby and the cafeteria. There are many items for collection. Please check Ms. Price’s blog for the complete list. Here are a couple of featured collection items. 

All brands hair, skin, cosmetics: all bottles, caps, tubes, sprays, triggers, jars, lip balm tubes, All make-up containers, eye/lip pencils, etc. 

Thank you in advance for your participation! 


This February, Durham Public Schools is offering A.C.T. Prep Classes for Juniors. Classes will be held at Southern HS on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00-7:00pm and at Hillside on Saturdays from 9:00-12:00pm. Cost is only $20 for 12 hours of instruction. A registration form can be found on the DPS website at www.dpsnc.net  or students can pick one up in the guidance office. Limited space is available.


Scholarship Opportunities for All Seniors—

State Employees’ Credit Union is offering a $10,000 scholarship to 8 graduating seniors in Durham Public Schools. Qualified candidates must have an account at SECU or a parent with an account, must be accepted into a NC public university, be a US citizen, and have a GPA of at least a 2.5. All interested students should see Ms. Settle for information on the application process. Applications are due February 15, 2018.  The 

The Jackie Robinson Scholarship for Minority Students provides up to $30,000 over 4 years! Please see Ms. Settle for more information. Applications are due February 1, 2018.


Prom Committee will meet Tuesday and Thursday during high school lunch.  See Coach Barnes.

Recurring Announcements: 

The next Equestrian Club meeting will be on Friday, January 12. 


The SCS Yearbook for 2017-2018 is now for sale. Yearbooks can be purchased in the form of check, cash or online. All purchases made by January 31, 2018 will receive the discounted rate of $35. For an additional $5, you can have your yearbook personalized. The ordering envelopes have been passed out to students. See the envelope for more details for check and online purchases. 



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