12/13/12

By , December 13, 2012

~ Announcements for Thursday, December 13, 2012 ~
Gold Thursday blocks are C-B-Advisory-D-G-F-H.

Lunch: Chicken Caesar Wrap, carrot stick, chips oranges slice.
La Carte: Cheddar Cheese Enchiladas.

TODAY THE LATE BUS IS AT 5:30 PM.

HOLIDAY FFA STORE:
December 1st – 23rd
Open daily – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Trees: $10 — $70, 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.

BURST THE BUS:
Help those in need!! Let’s fill the Ag Ed bus to bursting!!! Bring items to the bus at HVRHS December 1st – 23rd from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Items needed: Sheets, blankets, bottled water, flashlights/batteries, non-perishable foods, hats, coats and boots.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF:
We are looking forward to getting started with FIDDLER ON THE ROOF rehearsals!
The first rehearsal and a mandatory parent/student meeting is coming up this Sunday, Dec. 16 in the auditorium.  This is the schedule for Sunday afternoon:
Sunday, Dec. 16 – Auditorium
1 – 1:30 pm  MANDATORY PARENT/STUDENT MEETING
1:30 – 4 pm  ALL – read through of show
4 – 4:30 pm   Music: Tzeitel, Hodel, Chava
4 :30 – 5  Music:  Hodel
There will be an additional music rehearsal on:
Tuesday, Dec. 18 – HVRHS location TBA
2:30 – 3  Perchik
3 – 3:30  Motel
3:30 – 4  Golde & Tevye
4 – 5  Tevye

SEEKING ACTOR’S FOR MUSICAL:
The Housatonic Musical Theatre Society (HVRHS’ musical theatre program) is seeking two young female actors for roles in the high school’s production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (performances on March 14, 15 & 16, 2013; rehearses January 6 – March 14):
Shprintze – should appear to be age 10-11, no taller than 4’ 10”
Bielke – should appear to be age 8-9, no taller than 4’ 6”
Auditions will take place at HVRHS on Wednesday, Dec. 12 from 3-5 pm, by appointment. Please contact Pamela Chassin, Production Coordinator, for more information/appointment.
Email: pamelachassin

STUDENT PEER TUTORS:
If you like helping others then there are two new programs that are looking for recruits. The Peer Mediator program will need students who are mature, responsible, and like helping others.  If that’s you then please see Mr. Belter or Mrs. Veatch for an application.  We are also looking for students to be peer tutors – if you are a member of the National Honor Society or think you would be comfortable tutoring in a specific subject area then please see Mr. Belter or Mrs. Veatch.  We will be collecting applications until Thursday December 13th.

CONGRATULATIONS:
M. Matsudaira & W. Yahn made Boys Soccer ALL STATE!!

WINTER SPORTS:
All students must have a current physical on file and be academically eligible to participate.

Sports Schedules can be found online at www.hvrhs.org on the athletics tab or www.ciacsports.com

ALPINE SKI TEAM:
To get the seasonal discount on the Mohawk Ski pass, please stop by the main office and pick up the letter that is required to show proof that you are a student.

DRIVER’S ED:
Visit all-stardriver.com/housy to enroll or call 800-732-8090.

Region One Board Of Education Meetings:
BOARD MEETING DATES FOR 2013
6:00 PM – HVRHS LIBRARY
Monday, January 7
Monday, February 4
Monday, March 4
Monday, April 1
Monday, May 6 Annual District Meeting 6:00 pm
Monday, May 6 Regular Meeting 6:15 pm
(Tuesday, May 7, 2013 Referendum)
Monday, June 3
Monday, September 9
Monday, October 7
Monday, November 4
Monday, December 2