TODAY'S SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

SCOTT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL

ANNOUNCEMENT

April 23, 2015

 

PARENTS:

ALL PAID IN FULL GRADUATION ORDERS ARE NOW IN!. IF YOU NEED TO PICK THOSE UP, COME TO FRONT OFFICE. CAP AND GOWNS WILL BE GIVEN OUT AT GRADUATION PRATICE, MONDAY JUNE 1st 

GRADUATION WILL BE JUNE 6TH @ 11AM AT THE FRANKFORT CIVIC CENTER.  Doors will open @ 9.30am.  

 

***Project Grad needs HELP with fundraising, food/catering, decorations, games, restoration, registration, security and more!!!!! We need you as parents to step up and be a part of this wonderful event!  If you are able and interested, please contact Lucas Gravitt at lucas.gravitt@scott.kyschools.us

If you would like to help please join us at our next meeting.

***Tuesday April 28th @ 5:30 in HS Library.

 

Georgetown College will host a parent and student “Information Night” for students that signed up to take the Georgetown College dual credit courses next school year.  This will be held on Thursday, May 21st, from 5:00-6:00, in the SCHS Chorus Room.  Georgetown College will provide information on the courses, the application process, payment, and general information.  Please plan to attend.

 

STUDENTS:

 

Any student that has enlisted or plans to enlist in any Branch of the Military after graduation please see Mr. Covington or any administrator during your lunch.

 

The tardy policy has been adjusted. Upon receiving your 5th tardy –you will be assigned CAB the next day automatically (READ YOUR TARDY SLIP). IF you wish to change that to a Thursday 4-7 detention you may go meet with Mrs. True Ms. Williams, Mrs. Katz or Mr. Covington.

If you have any questions see an Administrator during lunch today.

BE on TIME and this is not an issue.

 

Students who took the ASVAB can pick up their results in the Guidance office.

 

SCHS CHEER TRYOUT CLINICS ARE MAY 6-7 FROM 4- 5:30 IN THE SCHS CAFETERIA. TRYOUTS ARE MAY 8 IN SCHS GYM. 

THERE WILL BE A MANDATORY INFORMATIONAL PARENT MEETING MAY 6TH AT 6 PM.  IN THE SC 9TH GRADE CAFETERIA.   You and your child must attend this meeting in order to tryout.  The following forms will need to be turned in the first clinic on Wednesday May 6th: Signed application release form and an updated sports physical.  FORMS WILL BE AVAILABLE TUESDAY APRIL 21st.

 

Hospice of the Bluegrass and Central Kentucky Riding for HOPE are joining together for Healing Hooves: a 3-day event July 15, 16 and 18. This program will incorporate the use of horses to help facilitate the grieving process for Kentucky children and teenagers ages 6 to 17 years old who have experienced the death of a loved one.  A screening and application process is required prior to participation.  Application deadline is Julye 13, 2015.

Registration fee is $3-/ per child or .35 for a family.

Scholarships are available. Space is limited.  For more information call (800)-876-6005 or email bgordon@hospicebg.org

 

Interested in becoming a Lifeguard, and gain lifesaving skills.  Work for the YMCA, it is a great way to make a difference. 

  • Flexible schedule
  • $8.61/hour
  • Free YMCA membership
  • Class will start May 8th
  • Register by May 1st

You can complete an application at the YMCA or online at ymcacky.org/job  

For more information contact Kelly at ksmotherman@ymcacky.org

 

SCHS Dance Team tryouts will be April 23, at 4:30 in the 9th grade gym. Clinics will be held in the 9th grade gym on Tuesday, April 21st, from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday, April 22nd, from 4:30- 6:00 p.m., you must attend one clinic to be eligible for tryouts.  Tryout packets can be picked up in the high school front office, and must be turned in at one of the clinics prior to tryouts.

FBLA is hosting a U.K. Dance Blue fundraiser on May 8th.  All money raised goes towards children’s cancer research.  Participants are encouraged to find sponsors for the $25.00 fee.  For more information visit the table during lunch or see Mr. Baney.

Attention Seniors:  If you have not ordered your cap and gown for Graduation, time is running out!!  You can place your order online @ www.kgigrad.com.   Or see Mrs. Wickline in room 284. IT IS NOT GUARANTEED THAT YOUR STUDENT WILL RECEIVE CAP & GOWN IN TIME FOR GRADUATION

 *******You will need to choose the 46.00 package for your cap and gown. 

 

**Reminder that NHS is still offering tutoring on Mondays and Thursdays in room 173 from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. This is for ALL subjects here at the high school AND subjects at ECS.  This is also a great opportunity to get a jump start on ACT Prep.  If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Green.

 

 

GUIDANCE:

 

Applications are due for Juniors on May 1, 2015 for Kentucky Girls State and Kentucky Boys State. Kentucky Girls State is held at the University of the Cumberlands, Williamsburg, KY. KY Boys State is held at Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center.  This year the programs will be held 7 to 12 June 2015. For more information please go the KY American Legion Youth Programs page and complete the sign up form.  A program chairman will contact you shortly.    The Georgetown American Legion Post 24 will covers the $200.00 cost for up to ten participants.

 

This June the CHA will bring together rising high school seniors from Kentucky and Murray State University’s service region for three weeks. We would love for your students to join our interdisciplinary living-learning community on the Murray State campus.

 Students selected for the Academy should have a 3.5 GPA (on a four point scale) and an ACT score of 25 (or the equivalent PLAN/PSAT/SAT score).

 Students receive:

• 6 HOURS OF UNIVERSITY CREDIT

• An additional 6 hours of free classes during their senior year of high school.

• A $2000 per year housing scholarship at Murray State

 The only cost is a one-time $195 tuition-processing fee (waived if the student receives free or reduced student

lunch or an ACT fee waiver).

 The dates of the program are June 6-27, 2015.  The deadline for student applications is March 1.  Additional information plus student applications are available on-line at:      http://www.murraystate.edu/cha

 

For a complete listing of Guidance information and scholarships, please visit our webpage at http://schsguidanceoffice.wordpress.com/

 

                                                                   

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                        





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