Thursday, February 16, 2017
Good Morning! Today is Thursday, February 16, 2017.
Spring Sports will begin on March 6, 2017. All required forms, fees and waiver meetings must be completed and received in the Athletic Department by March 2, 2017 in order to be able to participate on the 6th. Questions? Contact Mr. Landgraff in Athletics.
Attention any perspective college athlete in grades 9 through 12 that would like to learn more about the college recruiting and planning process. There will be a workshop on the recruiting process on February 23 at 6:30 PM in the HS Audion.
Future Healthcare Professionals Club is hosting an Operating Room Simulation lead by a medical professional in the Audion next Tuesday February 21st. If you’re interested in learning how a surgery is performed come on out!
Junior Prom tickets are on sale in room 908 before and after school. Tickets are $80.00 per person until March 3rd. From March 6-17, tickets are $90.00 per person. No tickets will be sold after March 17th. Check your email for details.
Attention Sophomores and Freshmen- the Spring fling will be held on Friday, March 17th! Tickets go on sale through March 3rd. Tickets will be $30 until Feb. 24th at which time the price will increase to $40 until March 3rd. Tickets can be purchased in Room 809 before and after school. Please make checks payable to UMHS. Any questions see Mrs. Raginsky or Mrs. Baratta.
The next Red Cross Blood Drive is coming on Thursday, March 2nd! If you are at least 16 years old and weigh at least 110 lbs you are eligible to give blood. 16 year olds need a parent permission form that is available from members of the Blood Drive committee coming to home rooms or in guidance. Please consider giving; Red Cross is facing a critical shortage. Sign up now in homeroom and at lunch. See a blood drive committee member or Mr. Cohen
Do you or your family have shoes that you no longer wear but someone else could?? UMHS students traveling to Costa Rica are hosting a shoe drive! Bring in your gently used shoes and place them in the box near the attendance office. All sizes, styles, and seasons of shoes needed!!
Order your 2017 Yearbook now. There are only a certain number of yearbooks, so order yours while supplies last! You must order online at www.jostensyearbooks.com. Yearbooks are $75. Any questions see Mrs. Christensen or Mrs. Anderson.
Today’s lunch: Meatball Sub, Oven Baked Chicken w/Breadstick, Cheesesteak Sandwich, Stuffed Crust Pizza, assorted sandwiches and salads.
Thursday, February 16, 2017:
No events scheduled.
Attention juniors and seniors: remember to check your NAVIANCE account for updated information regarding college planning, SAT's, PSAT's and scholarships.
Attention Sophomores and Juniors
looking for a great summer opportunity!
PA Free Enterprise Week - PFEW is a week long program, held in the summer in Williamsport, PA. This unique program, designed for high school sophomores and juniors, furnishes the perfect opportunity for students to learn about different career opportunities. Students work together as a management team to run their own business and learn about the free enterprise system., all while experiencing college life. Learn more about this program and scholarship opportunities at www.pfew.org . Interested students can pick up an application at the Guidance Office. Early bird deadline: 3/3/17 Final deadline: 4/7/17
Seniors - Do not forget to get your Paw Print!! Bring in your College Acceptance letters to the Guidance office.
Junior and Seniors - College Open house information can be found in Naviance, under Family connection. On left side of Family connection under Pages Click "College Open Houses". Always reference a specific college's website, for up to date information about their Open Houses.
Students looking for Scholarship information-Log into NAVIANCE, go to Family Connections, click on the Colleges Tab. Or through Scholar Snapp on the Common App! Do not forget that you can look into each college’s website for additional college specific scholarships. Stop at the Guidance Office also to see most current information.