Daily Announcements–Friday, August 31, 2018

New Announcements for Students

Attention all middle school math students:

  • Math Counts will not meet Tuesday, September 4
  • The next Math Counts meeting will be Tuesday, September 11
  • We will not meet Tuesday, September 18


Any high school students interested in meeting with the Duke admissions officer on September 6 at 1:30 p.m., see Ms. Settle for a pass.

Recurring Announcements for Students

Karaoke Friday is this week and the theme is the “King ofPop” Michael Jackson!!!  It is $1 to request a song and $2 to sing.


This is a reminder to the Student PTSA members that you have a meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 4 during your lunch periods. If there are students who want to attend the meeting, but are not student PTSA members, you are welcome to come and listen in.


The Computer Science Department at UNC-Chapel Hill is hosting an Open House 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 8. You must register online to attend. Check SCS Facebook and Ms. Price’s blog on the SCS website. There are sections for middle and high school students. Students will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on demonstrations and visit research labs to find out what computing is all about. For more information, see Ms. Williams.


Keep our Earth healthy! Students & staff are reminded to recycle & terra-cycle using the available bins in the front lobby and the cafeteria. Some example items for collection are:

Plastic cereal bags and box liners

Chip Bags– Family-size, individual & multipack snack bags

Thank you in advance for your participation!


High School seniors, please check the resource wall for the Horatio Alger Scholarship flyer. This scholarship is worth up to $25,000 with an application deadline of October 25.


All current juniors and seniors: The Wake County College Fair will be held on September 16 at the NC State McKimmon Center. Please see the resource wall for more information.


Seniors, please check the resource wall for select college and universities early decision and early action deadlines. For a complete list visit CFNC.org.


Attention all middle school Student Council students—our next meeting will be held Thursday, September 6 in Mr. Lewis’ room at 4:00 p.m.  Rides must be ready for pick-up at 5:00 sharp! Also, check your email for an invite to Google Classroom. Information for Student Council can be found here. See you on the 6th.


The Drama Club will allow new members to enlist until September 6. We meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:00 a.m. in Room 103.


Duke University will hold Open House on Saturday, September 15. Please see visit.duke.edu for more information.


We will be having our first PBIS celebration at the end of the 1st Quarter on September 21.  You must display positive behavior throughout the school to attend.  If you receive ISS, OSS or Saturday Detention, you will not be able to attend.


Attention Juniors & Seniors—the 2019 Prom will be here before you know it! Those who attended last year remember how great a night it was. So don’t wait until the last minute to purchase your tickets. You may purchase a single ticket for $60 and a couples ticket for $110. The regular cost will be $70 and $130 respectively. Take advantage of this deal through the end of August. After that, the prices will go up! See Coach Barnes or Ms. Street to order your tickets!


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