3/12/12 – announcements

By , March 12, 2012

~ Announcements for Monday, March 12, 2012 ~
Today is a BLUE Monday, blocks are A, Activity Block #1, B E & F.

NO LATE BUS ALL WEEK.
THE CAREER CENTER IS CLOSED TODAY.

THE LIBRARY WILL CLOSE AT 3:30 PM ALL WEEK.

Lunch: Chicken Patty on a roll, egg noodles & peas.
A la Carte: Grilled Cheese & Tomato Soup.

JUNIORS:
It is recommended that all juniors take both the SAT and ACT their junior year.  Please find the following information about registering for these tests.

The SAT’s will be given at HVRHS on May 5th, the deadline for registration is April 6th – students can register at www.collegeboard.org.  The next SAT would be June 2nd with a deadline of May 8th.  If you receive free or reduced lunch, please see your counselor for a fee waiver.

The ACT’s are not given at the high school, but are administered at several local area schools.  The next ACT is April 14th – the late registration deadline is March 23rd.  There is also a test on June 9th with a registration deadline of May 4th.  You can register at www.actstudent.org.  It is recommended that all students sign up for the optional Writing test when taking the exam.  Again, if you receive free or reduced lunch, please see your counselor for a fee waiver.

BOYS BASKETBALL:
There will be an end of the year Boys Basketball meeting in room 133 at 2:45 pm on Monday March 12th. All players should attend.

AFS CLUB SERVICE PROJECT:
The AFS Club will be working on a Service Project during the month of March. The students would like to support 2 self-sustaining initiatives created by women in rural villages of Guatemala: in Huehuetenango and in Quiche. During lunch each day the club members will be selling EGGS and VEGETABLES for $1 apiece. The AFS Club has established a goal of $1000.00. The HVRHS teachers & staff will also be involved in this project. The funds from Dress-Down days on Fridays will be earmarked for the 2 projects in Guatemala.

COLLAGE PLANNING NIGHT:
There will be a college planning night for all underclass students on Wednesday March 21st at 6:30 pm in Room 133.  Learn how to find the college of your dreams!

LEON VERETTO AWARD:
Congratulations to D. Williams for winning the Leon Veretto Award voted by the coaches of the Berkshire League. Leon Veretto was a long time Boys’ Basketball Coach starting in 1958 at Northwestern Regional and served as athletic director from 1968-1999. The Leon Veretto Award is given to a senior Boys Basketball player who best exemplifies good ability, outstanding basketball skills and a positive attitude toward the game and people. Congratulations to D. Williams on winning this award!

COUNTDOWN TO FIELD DAY:
Get 11 more lunches that meet PBIS goal by March 27th to earn a Field Day!

CLASS RINGS:
March 12th at 9:05 am (during activity block) Class Ring orders will arrive
& be given out in the cafe. There will be a light breakfast for Juniors that ordered rings. If you did not order a class and still want to, there will also be the opportunity to do so at this time.

2012 YEARBOOKS:
It’s time to place your orders for the 2012 yearbook. Starting January 16th the price has increased to $65.00 and will only be available on a first come first serve basis. Don’t miss out order now! To place your order call 866-287-3096 or YearbookOrderCenter.com and our school order number is 14109.

Region One Board Of Education Meetings:
BOARD MEETING DATES FOR 2012
6:00 PM – HVRHS LIBRARY
Monday, April 2, 2012
Monday, May 7, 2012
Monday, June 4, 2012
Monday, September 10, 2012
Monday, October 1, 2012
Monday November 5, 2012
Monday, December 3, 2012