12/18/12

By , December 18, 2012

~ Announcements for Tuesday, December 18, 2012 ~
Blue Tuesday blocks are C-B-Advisory-D-G-F-H.

Lunch: Sloppy Joe on a whole wheat roll, garden salad & fresh pineapple.
La Carte: Vegetarian Wrap or Soup of the Day.

THE LATE BUS AT 5:30 PM TODAY.

SGA FOOD DRIVE:
To All Teachers and Staff: Please support the holiday food drive by bringing in canned pie mix – for any flavor pie! To All Students Please bring in canned goods for the food drive.
DEADLINE: Wednesday. Please bring to the Guidance Office.

WRESTLING:
The wrestling match on 12/2212 will be at Jonathan Law High School in Milford. Match time is 9:00 am. Bus time will be at 6:15 am.

HIGH SCHOOL NEWSPAPER:
The Northwest Corner, your high school newspaper is now online. Click on student Publications on the school’s website and follow the link.

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:
Rehearsal schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 18, in the auditorium, is the same as previously emailed.  The only people called are listed below:
2:20 – 2:30  Hodel (this is a new addition to the schedule)
2:30 – 3  Perchik
3 – 3:30  Motel
3:30 – 4  Golde & Tevye
4 – 5 Tevye
For All:  Please stop by the auditorium on Tuesday, between 2:15 and 4 pm to pick up your script.  After that, they can be picked up in the main office – please be sure to pick up your copy before vacation!
We will email you a reminder but please mark your calendars for the re-scheduled first company rehearsal/read thru and parent/student meeting on Sunday, January 6:  1-1 :30 pm for the parent/student meeting, and 1:30-4 for the read through, 4-4:30 Music: Tzeitel, Hodel, Chava.

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.

ICE SKATING:
All are Welcome. Schmidt Rink at Hotchkiss School on Sunday, December 30th from 12:00 – 3:00 pm. Admission is $2.00, refreshments will be sold. Proceeds to benefit Youth in Philanthropy.

GIRLS BASKETBALL:
Housatonic Regional vs. Wamogo Varsity Girls Basketball
Game Date: 12/20/12
Game Time: 7:00 p.m. at Wamogo Gym 1 (Large Gym).

Housatonic Regional vs. Wamogo JV Girls Basketball game:
Game Date: 12/20/12
Game Time: 5:30 p.m. at Wamogo Gym 1 (Large Gym)

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