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By , December 21, 2012

~ Announcements for Friday, December 21, 2012 ~
Blue Friday blocks are A-B-C-F-G-E-PEP Rally.
Early Dismissal today (Friday) at 12:20 pm

Have a Very Happy & Healthy Holiday Break!

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.

ALPINE SKI TEAM:
The Alpine Ski Team will have their first practice on January 2 at Mohawk Mountain. Transportation will be provided by the school to and from practice. Students will leave school around 2:45 and return for the late bus around 5:15 p.m. Alpine Ski schedules will be posted online at www.hvrhs.org under athletics. For more information, please contact Mr. Carroll. 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.

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. Wrestling practice will be at 1:30 pm Saturday (12/22) in the cafe.

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.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF:
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.

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

DRIVER’S ED:
Classes at Housatonic forming now! January 28th – March 20th from 2:30 pm to 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