10/8/2013

By , October 8, 2013

~ Announcements for Tuesday, October 8, 2013 ~
Today is a Blue Tuesday schedule: blocks are C, B, Advisory, D, G, F & H.
THE LATE BUS IS AT 5:30 PM TODAY.
The Late Bus on Wednesday will be at 4:00 pm due to the early dismissal.

Wednesday – Early dismissal at 12:25 pm, No school Thursday, Friday & Monday.
Enjoy the Holiday Weekend.

FIELD HOCKEY:
The Field Hockey Team will be playing Lewis Mills today.  Varsity will start at 3:45 pm and JV will start at 5:00 pm.

VOLLEYBALL:
The Girls Volleyball Team will be playing Terryville today.  JV will start at 4:00 pm and Varsity will start at 5:15 pm.

CROSS COUNTRY:
The Cross Country team will be dismissed at 1:45 pm.  Bus will leave at 2:00 pm.

BOYS SOCCER:
Boys Soccer will be leaving after school.

AUDITION WORKSHOP:
An Audition Workshop, given by Michael Berkeley and Betsy Howie on Friday, October 18 from 2:30-5:15 pm.  Free to any student.

AUDITIONS FOR THIS YEAR’S HVRHS MUSICAL:
The Auditions for “Hello Dolly” will be Friday, October 25 from 2:30-5:15 pm and Thursday, October 31 from 2:30-5:15 pm.  Call backs will be Friday, November 1 from 2:30-5:15 pm. A sign-up sheet for all three events will be posted in the high school main office and a copy of the script available in the Library for anyone who would like to read it.

KITCHEN TOUR:
This year’s Housatonic Musical Theatre Society’s 11 Annual Kitchen Tour will be Saturday, November 2 from 10 am to 4 pm. Advance Tickets are $35.00 – available online at HMTS.ORG or at the following stores: Kent Pharmacy, Salisbury Pharmacy or Sharon Pharmacy. Day-of tickets are $40.00.

FFA Congratulations to the Junior Officer Team!
Jr. President- Chris Foley
Jr. Vice President- Eve Cullerton
Jr. Secretary- Morgan Jacquier
Jr. Treasurer- Bailey Jacquier
Jr. Reporter- Mari Cullerton
Jr. Historian- Hannah Berrell
Jr. Sentinel- Molly Benack
Jr. Parliamentarian- Evan Wilkinson
Jr. Jr. Advisor- Katya Winsser
We can’t wait to see what you bring to our chapter!

SKI CLUB:
Please see Mr. Lazzaro for forms to ski and snowboard at Catamount this winter. The deadline for returning the forms is November 1st.

COLLEGE & CAREER RESOURCE CENTER:
College visits this week: 10/7 – 10/9
Tuesday -8:00 am
Paul Smith’s College
11:30 am
Quinnipiac University

Wednesday – 10:45 am
University of Rochester
All interested students should see Mrs. Beaujon  in the CCRC, room 101, for a pass.
Remember this is your opportunity to talk with the representative that will be reading your application first.

NCCC Partnership Program:  
As part of our Partnership Program with NCCC, Juniors and Seniors can get a jump start on their college education by taking FREE college courses while in high school. With the partnership program, students with a B or better average can take two college courses and earn up to 8 college credits per semester at Northwestern Connecticut Community College. These credits can be used towards your degree at NCCC or be transferred to a number of four year institutions, saving you hundreds of dollars in tuition costs.  Interested students should see Ms. McLeod or your guidance counselor for more information. Registration deadline for the spring semester is November 15.

ARTGARAGE:
The artgarage will be open today (Tuesday), but closed for the rest of this week.

PSAT:
Any sophomore who is interested in taking the PSAT, which will be administered in the cafeteria on Wednesday, October 16, should sign up in Guidance as soon as possible. Space is limited and registration will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. The test fee is $14.

2013 YEARBOOKS:
The 2013 yearbooks are in; if you ordered a copy you can pick it up at the high school main office. There is a limited number of extras books if you did not purchase one you can still do so for $65.00.

DRIVER’S ED:
Enroll online: all-stardriver.com/housy or call 800-732-8090. The next classes begin September 23 and will run through November 18.

The Mahoney-Hewat Science and Technology Center now has a phone!!!
(860) 824-7850

Region One Board Of Education Meetings:
BOARD MEETING DATES FOR 2013
6:00 PM – HVRHS LIBRARY
Monday, October 7
Monday, November 4
Monday, December 2