5/25/2012 – announcements

By , May 25, 2012

~ Announcements for Friday, May 25, 2012 ~
Today blocks are A-D-ADVISORY-C-H-E-G

Have a Happy & Safe Memorial Day Weekend!


Lunch: Burger or Hot Dog on a roll, potato salad, pasta salad, baked beans, corn on the cob, watermelon & ice cream.

Congratulations to the Envirothon team of Emma Okell, Becket Harney, Brian Saccardi, Matt
Matsudaria, and Jordan Long for their first place yesterday at Winding Trails in Farmington.  The team competed along with 40 other public and private schools from throughout the state. They will represent Connecticut at the North American competition this summer.

Also, congratulations to the Envirothon team of Cristian Umana, Patricia McGuire, Nate
Brooks, Christian Allyn and Patrick Purdy for their 3rd place finish.

artgarage artists:
Please come collect your art from the artgarage. Next week is the last week of artgarage. On Tuesday, artgarage is hosting ‘group effort” a show of collaborative art.

SOUTH PACIFIC has been nominated for SEVEN Halo Awards!!!! HUGE congratulations to all! Nominations:
Best Classic Musical
Best Actor – Myles
Best Actress  – Jill
Best Supporting Actor – RJ
Best Featured Actor – Efraim
Best Couple  – Myles and Jill
Best Specialty Ensemble – Seabees and “There Is Nothing Like A Dame”

Thursday, June 7 will be an 8-period day
Friday, June 8 – Assessments – AB (12:30 pm dismissal)
Monday, June 11- Assessments – CD (12:30 pm dismissal)
Tuesday, June 12 – Assessments – EF (12:30 pm dismissal)
Wednesday, June 13 – Assessments – GH (12:30 pm dismissal)
Thursday, June 14 – Last Day of School, (12:30 pm dismissal) Senior Awards Ceremony at 3:00 pm
Friday, June 15 – Graduation @ 6:30 pm

Last Saturday at the BL Championships Track & Field meet Michael Tabor took first in discus, Anna Geyselears finished second in the 200 M, Katie Heacox took first in the shot put and Abrah Toomey second in javelin. On Wednesday at the finish of the BL Festival Peter Greco set a new BL record taking first place in the hammer. Jason Hedman took second in the hammer. Katie Heacox took first place in the hammer and Anna Geyselears took first in the heptalon. Janelle Leslie set a new record for the women’s 2000 M steeple chase, making them all Berkshire Champions.

Housatonic Valley Regional High School will host Blue and Gold Athletic Camps from July 2nd to July 18th. The Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball Camp, under the direction of Coach Frank Hadsell, will be from July 2nd to July 6th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The Football Camp, under the direction of Coach Deron Bayer, will be from July 9th to July 13th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The wrestling camp, which will be under the direction of Coach Tom Medonis, will be three days from July 16th-18th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The cost of each camper for basketball and football is $100 and $50 for each additional family member. The wrestling camp is $65 dollars per camper. From more information, please contact Housatonic Valley Regional High School at 860-824-5123 x190

The Kent Singers group is looking for help in connection with a concert they are putting on with the Sherman Chamber Ensemble in the chapel at the Kent School campus on the weekend of June 9-10. There are several different tasks that will need attention. If you are interested, call David Hopkins at 860-354-9258 or email at jandaveh@prodigy.net

The Spirit Squad is announcing sign-ups for the first annual Powder Puff Football game. The event will be held Friday, May 25th after school. Junior and seniors girls are eligible and final roster will be determined by lottery. Player must agree to after school practices with their coaches and pay an entry fee of $15.00 which includes a t-shirt. Sign-ups will be outside Mr. Carroll’s office.

The North Canaan Recreation Commission is looking for responsible, reliable lifeguards to work at the outdoor, town pool for the 2012 summer.  You must have current lifeguard, first aid, and CPR certifications.  Responsibilities include but not limited to maintaining safe and clean environment, maintaining alertness throughout shift, enforce and follow pool rules, and provide a positive environment for guests.  Hours may vary.  You must be able to evenings and weekends.  Applicants should email resume and cover letter with references to Adam Bunce, North Canaan Recreation Director, abuncencrecdir@hotmail.com.

For information on Driver’s Ed please contact:
All-Star Driver
Enroll online www.all-startdriver.com
Enroll by phone 800-732-8090

It’s time to place your orders for the 2012 yearbook. The price is $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:
Monday, June 4, 2012
Monday, September 10, 2012
Monday, October 1, 2012
Monday November 5, 2012
Monday, December 3, 2012