Announcements, Wednesday, February 14, 2018

MADRAS HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITIES

Wednesday, February 14, 2018                                                                         

Lunch today:   Chili cheese nachos OR Yogurt and String Cheese.  All lunches served with milk.

Breakfast tomorrow: Breakfast burrito, mandarin cup.   All breakfasts served with milk or juice.

ACTIVITIES TODAY, February 14:

FBLA—Rm 26--Lunch

Choirship—Choir Rm—Lunch

FCA—Rm 21—Lunch

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  1. Attention all NHS members:  Make sure you sign up for a trail cleanup date!  Remember you are required to do one per semester.  The 1st one is Saturday, February 24th.
  1. Join the Oregon State High School Clay Target League! Look for us Thursday at lunch in the commons and learn about the NEW Madras trap shooting club and how students can become a member. Students in grades six through twelve are eligible with a state issued hunter education certificate or a league issued safety certificate. For more information about the League, please visit the website at www.orclaytarget.com. All other questions contact 541-292-896 or tollefsoncarol@gmail.com.
  1. The ACT Lunch Club will meet Thursday, February 15th in Room 9. This week's topic: The Reading Test: Tips-there are only two! You don't want to miss this!  All are welcome - open attendance (if you miss a week, you can start anytime). Please bring your ACT book if you have one.
  1. Attention Girls Tennis players:  Mr. Jordan will be here on TODAY at lunch in the commons with info on your upcoming season.
  2.  There will be a baseball parent meeting this Thursday @ 6pm in my classroom. This will be your opportunity to purchase gear.
  1. It’s a berry pink Valentine’s Day at the student store, come on down and be our valentine.  Valentine’s Day bundle $2.
  1. Native American Frosh students: February 21, you will be able to travel to Portland, Ore to visit the OHSU campus. While at the campus, you will be able to meet a variety of OHSU Native Health Care providers from fields such as Pharmacy, Psychology, Neuroscience, Physical Therapy, Medicine, Biostats, and Public Health. Lunch and Dinner is provided !! Sign-Up at Ms. Piercy's Office !! 
  1. IMPORTANT TESTING ANNOUNCEMENT:  Madras High School will be conducting onsite "FREE" ACT testing and Pre-ACT testing the morning of Tuesday, February 27th.  Please do not be late.  Once testing begins late students will not be allowed in the rooms and will be assigned to the library for the full morning schedule.  SENIORS:  You will NOT be attending school that day.  JUNIORS:  You will be taking the ACT.   SOPHOMORES AND FRESHMEN:  You will be taking the Pre-ACT.
  1. Seniors:  If you are planning on applying or attending Western Oregon University stop by the Future Center and see Ms. Sisk about a $4,000.00 scholarship opportunity.  Deadline is March 1st!
  1. SENIORS!  If you are planning to attend COCC you have an opportunity to apply for their Merit Scholarship.  The award is $1,500.00.  The deadline is March 1.  Your GPA must be 3.0 or higher.  Please see Ms. Sisk in the Future Center Rm.1 for more information.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  1. SENIORS!  If you are planning on attending a career/trade school, community college, or four year university and have not completed your FAFSA or ORSAA or Oregon Promise applications please see Ms. Sisk in the Future Center soon!  Completing these forms could earn you up to $11,710.00 in FREE money!
  1. Also any Seniors planning on attending a 4 year college institution that have not applied be sure to check that school's website for application deadlines as soon as possible!  Visit the Future Center if you need assistance.
  1. Scholarship season is here .... make sure you log into your Naviance account and review scholarships available for February and March now!
  1. JUNIORS!  Future Center Mentors will begin meeting with you regarding your plans after graduation beginning in February.  If you have questions about the program or your mentor stop by and see Ms. Sisk in the Future Center Rm. 1 for more information.
  1. ATTENTION MHS Be sure to preorder your 2018 yearbook by Wed Feb 28th for only $50. Prices will increase to $55 March 1st. Books are limited. Once we sell out we won't order more. See Misty at the bookkeeper’s window to reserve your book today!
  1. HEY MHS: The Math Contest is coming!  Come join Team Math to compete at the Central Oregon Math Contest, Thursday, April 12th held at COCC in Bend.  Lunch will be provided & you get a free T-shirt!  If you are interested or have questions, see Gilmore or Jensen. Deadline to register is March 16th. GO TEAM MATH!

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