2/7/13

By , February 7, 2013

~ Announcements for Thursday, February 7, 2013 ~
Today is Gold Thursday; blocks are C-B-Advisory-D-G-F-H.

THE LATE BUS IS AT 5:30 PM.

Lunch: French bread Pizza & garden salad.
A La Carte: French Fries or Hot Dog on a roll.

Wrestling practice for Thursday, February 7th has been canceled. The Berkshire League Wrestling tournament will be postponed on Saturday and rescheduled for Monday, February 11th at The Gilbert School in Winsted. Weigh-ins will be at 2:30 p.m. Match time will begin at 3:30 p.m. The league is planning to complete the entire event on Monday.

All athletic activities/practices at Housatonic on Saturday are canceled due to the impending storm.
We are still waiting to hear about the Ice Hockey Game at Joel Barlow (Danbury Rink) on Saturday. Once I have more information, we will keep you informed.

ENVIROTHON: The Envirothon Aquatics workshop scheduled for Saturday, February 9th has been postponed to March 9th. The Team will still meet today (Thursday) from 3-5 pm.

HOUSATONIC MUSICAL THEATRE:
Cast members please check your email for important updated information, or come to the main office to check the schedule.

CAP & GOWN ORDERS:
All seniors who plan to participate in the graduation ceremony will need to purchase a cap & gown. The cost for cap/gown /tassel is $29.00 and checks should be made out to Jostens. If you have questions or need more info contact the high school main office. Orders are now past due, final collection of orders will be on Wednesday, February 13th during lunch block.

SPRING SPORTS SIGN-UPS:
Spring sports sign-ups will be this week outside of Mr. Carroll’s office. If you are interested in a spring sport, please take moment to sign up. Spring offerings are as follows: Baseball, Softball, Girls’ Lacrosse, Boys’ Lacrosse, Boys’ Tennis, Girls’ Tennis, B/G Track and Field and Golf. All students must have a current physical and be academically eligible to participate.

RECORDER DRIVE: Donate your old recorders (instrument) by March 1st! For the Mekele Blind School in Ethiopia. You can drop them off at the guidance office.

YEARBOOKS:
Have you ordered your copy of the 2013 yearbook yet? The price is $65 after January 26.  Online orders can be placed at www.yearbooks.biz.  Our order number is 14109.  Or you can bring in a check made payable to HVRHS and give to Ms. McLeod.

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

FISRT AID/CPR SESSION:
There will be a First Aid/CPR Session for all middle school and high school coaches on Feb 26th at 5:00 pm in Room 133 at HVRHS. Please RSVP to Dan Carroll at dcarroll@hvrhs.org or x190.

WRESTLING:
The Berkshire League Wrestling Championships will be held at Thomaston High School on Saturday, February 9th at 10:00 a.m.

SWIM TEAM:
Northwestern vs. Housatonic Regional Varsity Boys Swimming & Diving:
Meet Date: changed from 01/23/13 to 02/11/13
Meet Time: changed from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 pm.
Home Team: Housatonic Regional
Facility: Hotchkiss

BOYS BASKETBALL:
Gilbert vs. Housatonic Regional Varsity Boys Basketball game:
Game Date: changed from 02/13/13 to 02/14/13
Game Time: 7:00 pm.
Home Team: Gilbert
Facility:  Gilbert Gym

Gilbert vs. Housatonic Regional JV Boys Basketball game:
Game Date: changed from 02/13/13 to 02/14/13
Game Time: 5:30 p.m.
Home Team: Gilbert
Facility: Gilbert Gym

Lewis Mills vs. Housatonic Regional Varsity Boys Basketball game:
Game Date: changed from 02/08/13 to 02/07/13
Game Time: 6:00 p.m.
Home Team: Housatonic Regional
Facility: HVRHS. Gym

Lewis Mills vs. Housatonic Regional JV Boys Basketball game:
Game Date: changed from 02/08/13 to 02/07/13
Game Time: 4:30 p.m.
Home Team: Housatonic Regional
Facility: HVRHS. Gym

GIRLS BASKETBALL:
The Girls Basketball Team will practice at Cornwall Consolidated School from 3:00 pm. to 5:00 pm. on Feb. 14th. Any questions please see Mr. Carroll.

Lewis Mills vs. Housatonic Regional Varsity Girls Basketball game:
Game Date: changed from 02/08/13 to 02/07/13
Game Time: changed to 4:30 p.m.
Home Team: Lewis Mills
Facility: Lewis Mills Gym

Lewis Mills vs. Housatonic Regional JV Girls Basketball game:
Game Date: changed from 02/08/13 to 02/07/13
Game Time: changed to 6:00 p.m.
Home Team: Lewis Mills
Facility: Lewis Mills Gym

ICE HOCKEY:
Housatonic-Northwestern-Wamogo vs. Masuk Varsity Boys Ice Hockey game:
Game Date: changed from 01/16/13 to 02/16/13
Game Time: changed from 7:00 p.m. to TBA
Home Team: Masuk
Facility: The Rinks at Shelton

DRIVER’S ED:
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, 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