MANCHESTER JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL
Monday, January 25, 2015
1. The Beacon Credit Union Scholarship is now available in the guidance office. Deadline to postmark to Beacon is January 31.
2. Campus Life meet tonight at the Firehouse from 7:17 - 8:30. Optional hang-out at McD’s afterward. This event is not endorsed, sponsored or promoted by Manchester Community Schools.
3. Any student who will be in grades 8-12 next year may apply to attend Purdue University’s Boiler Vet Camp this June. Student entering grades 8-9 would be in the Junior Camp from June 14-20. Students entering grades 10-12 would apply for the Senior Camp from June 21-27. Apply at www.vet.purdue.edu/boilervetcamp.
Deadline to apply is February 2.
4. Visit GrowAgLeaders.com for an amazing scholarship opportunity. Apply to FFA.org/scholarships by February 1st. More information is posted outside the guidance office.
5. Any senior planning to attend IVY TECH should apply for the following scholarships if you qualify: Chancellor’s Scholarship - 3.2 GPA with either an AHD or Core 40 diploma. Choice Scholarship - Top half of your senior class. Deadline to apply for both scholarships is March 15.
6. Attention FFA Members: Our January meeting will be next Tuesday, January 27 from 6:30 - 8:30. The theme is movie night. We will have great movie snacks and we hope to see you there.
7. Attention FFA Members: January 30 is our FFA bake sale at the basketball game. Please bring homemade baked goods or snacks for us to sell. The money goes to buy blanket material for Riley Hospital blankets. You will receive FFA points for our points awards trip too. Sign up in the ag room today.
8. Congratulations to the Winter Guard for receiving a Silver rating at DeKalb on Saturday.
9. What are you reading now? What have you read so far this semester? Starting this week, you can see your English teacher or come to the media center to write down your book title and enter to win prizes! We will draw each Friday and anything you read this semester counts. The grade with the most books will be rewarded at the end of the semester. Staff can participate, too! Let's prove that WE ARE READERS at MJSHS!
10. Be sure to check out the senior spotlight in the showcase upstairs. The seniors featured this week are: Violet Pruitt, Cassie Amman, Cole Isbell, Erin Working, Branden Scott, Rachel Brandenburg, Brennan France, Morgan McKee, and Kendra McKinley.
11. Activities Today: 7/8 Boys Basketball - Rochester - H 5:00
12. Lunch Today: Sloppy Joe/Corn Dog, Steamed Broccoli/Steamed Corn, Mandarin Oranges/Strawberries, Milk or SALAD BAR
13. Breakfast Tuesday: Breakfast Gordita Scrambler, Chocolate Chip Muffins, Pop Tart, Bagel, Fruit, Juice, Milk
14. Lunch Tuesday: Breaded Chicken Sandwich/Steak Sandwich, French Fries/Baked Beans, Apple/Pears, Milk or SALAD BAR