12/19/12

By , December 19, 2012

~ Announcements for Wednesday, December 19, 2012 ~
Blue Wednesday blocks are A-D-Advisory-C-H-E-G.

Lunch: Pasta w/marinara, Alfredo or meatball sauce, garden salad, luncheon roll & fruit.
La Carte: Bosco Stix.

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.

PEP RALLY:
The HVRHS Spirit Squad will host a Pep Rally on Friday at the end of the school day. There will be sign ups for events on Wednesday and Thursday during lunch time. Events are as follows – musical chairs, pie eating contest, egg toss, and tug of war. All fall and winter sports teams will be recognized.

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:
Please stop by the Main Office to pick up your script – 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

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)

BOYS BASKETBALL:
Wamogo vs. Housatonic Regional Varsity Boys Basketball
Game Date: 01/07/13
Game Time: 7:00 p.m. at HVRHS. Gymnasium

Wamogo vs. Housatonic Regional JV Boys Basketball
Game Date: 01/07/13
Game Time: 5:30 p.m. at HVRHS. Gymnasium

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:
Classes at Housatonic forming now! January 28th – March 20th from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Enroll online: all-stardriver.com/housy or call 800-732-8090. Now offering stick shift lessons!

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