Daily Announcements–Thursday, October 18, 2018

New Announcements for Students

Cooking/Culinary Club is canceled for today. We will resume next week, Thursday, October 25.

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There will be an interest meeting for Science Olympiad Tuesday afterschool until 5:00 p.m. in Ms. Shelly’s room #209. If you are interested but cannot attend the meeting, contact Ms. Shelly.

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DACA or DACA eligible students please visit goingmerry.com to apply for the Golden Door Scholarship worth $40,000. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Settle.

 

Recurring Announcements for Students

SCS Drama Club will be selling coffee and hot chocolate starting this Friday in the front lobby. Coffee costs $2 and will be sold from 8:30 – 8:50 a.m.

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YMA will host the 1st Annual Skate Wars Friday, October 26, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. at Wheels Skate Park. We want you, your family, and friends to come out and show us what you got. This will be a class vs. class event as well. So come on out and rep your class and your school. The cost is $7 and you pay at the door.

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Middle School Student Council will meet Thursday, October 25 in Mr. Lewis’ room. Rides must be ready for pick-up at 5:00 sharp. Anyone interested in donating toiletries and non-perishable food items for those impacted by Hurricane Michael please bring them to Mr. Lewis’ room (206). Middle School Student Council is collecting donations.

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CFNC will hold it’s annual FAFSA Day October 27, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at several locations throughout the state. If you or your parents need help completing the FAFSA, please consider attending one of the sessions held at Durham Tech, Duke or UNC.

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High school students—The Emily K Center offers free college planning starting in the 9th grade through the College Game Plan program. Please visit the High School Resource Wall for more information.

https://www.emilyk.org/programs/game-plan-college/

On the site, you can sign up to attend a workshop or to receive 1:1 advice or support at the Emily K Center.

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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. Some example items for collection are:

— All brands, FOIL-LINED bar wrappers

— All brands Family size, individual & multi-pack snack/chip bags

— All brands PLASTIC bottles & caps from mouthwash & Deodorant

Thank you in advance for your participation!

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October 15 – 19 is Free College Application Week through CFNC. Several North Carolina colleges will waive their application fees. All seniors plan to meet with Ms. Settle in the Cybrary on Tuesday, October 16 during 2nd and 3rd periods to begin your college applications.

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Students—The PBIS 2nd Quarter Event is coming soon. Please remember that if you receive ISS or OSS during the 2nd quarter, you may not attend the event.  Your positive behavior determines your attendance at the event.

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High school students—Remember that the NC A&T field trip is October 25. The permission form and money are due this Friday, October 19.

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Seniors—The Busch Gardens field trip has been canceled due to lack of interest. Please see Ms. V. Barnes to complete your refund paperwork.

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Attention MathCounts Members:   Our next meeting will be Tuesday, October 23 in Ms. Long’s room. Make sure you drop by Ms. Long’s room before Friday to pick up the math packets we will complete during October and November. You may begin work on the packet right away.

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Fencing Club will be held on Mondays starting October 22.  See Mr. Hartwell if you have questions.

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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.

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

 

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