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By , November 15, 2013

~ Announcements for Friday, November 15, 2013 ~
Today is a Gold Friday schedule; Blocks are A, D, Advisory, C, H, E & G.
THERE IS NO LATE BUS TODAY. There will be no late bus next Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday. We will have a late bus on Friday, November 22.

Lunch: Stuffed Crust Pizza & garden salad.
A La Carte: DBL Burger w/bacon.

TURKEY OLYMPICS:
The annual Turkey Olympics will take place in the gym right after school on Friday, Nov 22.  This fun competition, sponsored by the SGA, has been won recently by the faculty/staff team.  Last year’s freshman class bested all of the others for the first time ever!  Come to participate +/or cheer on your team.

FOOTBALL:
The Football Team will be playing a Sub Varsity Game at Granby on Saturday, November 16 at 3:30pm.  The bus will leave the high school at 1:30 pm.

WINTER SPORTS MEETINGS:
Girls Basketball on Monday, Nov. 18 immediately after school in Room 133; and Wrestling on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 4:30 pm in Room 133.

LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE:
There is an exceptional overnight Leadership Conference open to an HVRHS sophomore (paid for by the school).  Talk to senior Emma Cohn for details, and email Mr. Peck if interested.

ATTENTION FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF THE CLASS OF 2014:
The December 1 deadline for placing orders for personal ad space in the 2014 White Oak yearbook is rapidly approaching!  Order forms and instructions were mailed home to all senior parents in late September.  Don’t miss out on this opportunity to show your graduate how proud you are of his/her accomplishments!  For budgeting and planning purposes, the Yearbook staff MUST have this information by December 1. Questions?  E-mail us: yearbook@hvrhs.org.

Dear Hello Dolly Auditioners:
Thank you again for taking the time to prepare and audition for HELLO, DOLLY!  The cast list is no available at the main office.  We are very excited about this amazing cast and look forward to starting rehearsals! Please note that the first rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting will take place in the auditorium on SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8 — Parent/Student meeting from 12-12:30 pm, and rehearsal from 12:30-4 pm.
Congratulations!   Please confirm by email your acceptance of your role as soon as possible (but no later than Nov. 14)!
WINTER MUSIC CONCERT:
The Winter Music Concert will be Friday, December 13 at 7:00 pm in the Auditorium. The snow date is Monday, Dec. 16.

HOLIDAY PRODUCTION NIGHT 2013:
Members of the Housatonic Valley FFA Chapter invite Alumni members, parents and friends to the annual Holiday Production Nights on Wednesday, December 4 & Thursday, December 12 from 7-9 pm. Join in the fun: make and decorate wreaths, enjoy refreshments, and earn points for your friends and children.

HOLIDAY FFA STORE:
November 30 — December 23rd
Open daily – 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
Cabot Cheese: $3–$12, Wreaths: $12–$65 (average $20), Floral Centerpieces: 1 candle $15 / 3 candles $25, small swags $10, Large swags $15, Balsam Cross $20, Mixed Cross $24, Kissing Balls $30, greens $1a bunch, roping $2–$3 a foot, small boxwood trees $20, Large boxwood trees $25, Holiday (cemetery) boxes $20, Poinsettias $4-$45. All prices are approximate and could vary with the individual product.

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 phone:
(860) 824-7850

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