Daily Announcements–Thursday, January 11, 2018

Recurring Announcements:

The Young Women of Excellence will receive applications for new membership now through Friday, January 26th. If you are interested, please contact Ms. King-Limmitt for details.

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See you at French Club this TODAY, Thursday!

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The Yearbook Club will meet TODAY, Thursday, in Ms. Cooke’s room.  See Ms. Bridges or Ms. Cooke if you have any questions.

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Interact Club will NOT meet this week or next week. We will resume meetings on Thursday, January 25th. There will be a Board Meeting this Thursday, January 11th in Wash’s room.

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The Equestrian Club will meet on Friday, January 12 from 4:15 – 5:00.  New members are welcome. Join us for a fun craft and to plan our spring trail ride. Please have your ride here promptly at 5:00 p.m.

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Drama Club will NOT meet this week.

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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!

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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.

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Scholarship Opportunity 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 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.

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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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