Weekly Message–April 15-19, 2019

Good Evening SCS Families. This is Ms. Price with your weekly message for the week of April 15.

Montreal & Quebec Trip

The Spring Break Trip for 2020 will visit Montreal and Quebec. To answer all your questions, Ms. Sims will host another enrollment meeting MONDAY, APRIL 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cybrary to discuss our itinerary, what’s included, and the price.

There is limited space on this trip, and spots will be filled up on a first-come, first-served basis. Please attend the meeting in order so all enrollment questions about the tour can be answered directly and quickly by Ms. Sims.

 

Honor Roll Breakfast

Honor Roll Breakfast—April 16 (Middle School @ 9:15, High School @ 10:30)

Invitations will go home with students tomorrow. Students will be recognized by quarter for 1st, 2nd and 3rd quarters, so students who have earned all A’s or all A’s and B’s in any given quarter are invited to attend. Parents are welcome to attend.

 

No School Friday

Keep in mind that there is no school Friday, April 19. Thursday, April 18 is a normal school day.

 

2019-2020 PTSA Elections

Now through April 25th –

Please check out this link to read more about the open positions and to apply!
http://bit.ly/2019PTSAElection

 

Important April Dates  

Mark your calendars for these important dates in April:

No School—April 19

SCSFest/PTSA Meeting—April 25 @ 5:30 p.m.

2nd Tasting Event—April 30 @ 6:00 p.m.

Remember that you can always check the calendar on the SCS website for our important dates.

 

ACT Score Reports

Parents of 11th grade students.  ACT score reports were given to your child on Friday.  If your child was absent, he/she should see Ms. Tuck Thomas to receive their score report on Monday.  Students are encouraged to create their ACT accounts so that they can see detailed results and information on how they can increase their test score.

 

Proctors Needed

Parents, testing season is right around the corner and that means that we need volunteers to help proctor.  Our heaviest days will be on Friday, May 24th, Tuesday, May 28th, Wednesday, May 29th, and Thursday, May 30th. Please contact Mr. Boston in the main office if you are able to assist. We’d love for you to tell others to contact us if they’re able to help out.

 

AP Course Information

There are exciting changes coming to Advanced Placement courses.  Ms. Tuck Thomas will be holding session this month for rising 10th -12th grade students.  Students are invited to learn more about how they can successfully take AP courses while in high school, earn college credit, and save money on tuition.  Students should listen attentively to the announcements to find out when and where these sessions will be held.  Information has been posted on the AIG website and under the Advanced Placement tab.

 

Prom Tickets on Sale

Prom is right around the corner. Jr./Sr. Prom tickets are here, so if you purchased one pick it up from Ms. Street. If you need to purchase one, see Coach Barnes or Ms. Street. They are $65 for one and $120 for two.

 

Senior Signing Day

Senior parents, family and friends are invited to attend our 2nd Annual Senior Signing Day where we will recognize seniors and their postsecondary plans. This event will be held May 3 at 2:00 p.m.

 

Emily K College Expo

The Game Plan: College Team will be hosting a College Expo on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Over 50 colleges and universities from all across the United States will be present for students and/or parents to visit and talk to. They will also be offering a variety of workshops for students to experience. Please visit Facebook or Ms. Price’s blog to get the link to register.

College Expo Time: 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Emily K Center
904 W. Chapel Hill St., Durham, NC 27701
 

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

 

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