10-14-14 Announcements


Do you have a friend in Little Shop of Horrors? Would you like to write them a note that will be put in the program? Come buy a break a leg for only $6 or four for $20 by tomorrow! See Ms. Rodgers or Elizabeth McElroy to reserve your space and dictate your note.

If you have sold trash bags please come to the Little Theatre right after school to pick them up and deliver them ASAP. Also, State Conference forms are due today. Please give them to Keli Rodgers or Marlee Bell.

Academic Decathlon meets today and Wednesday this week in Room 241.

What would you do if you knew you had the power to make a difference in the world? Help us bring back Girl Effect, where you can connect to people in other countries and make a lasting impact in your community. Ensure education, security, and citizenship for girls all over the world. Come to our meeting in Room 204 this Friday at 7 a.m. before school.

Do you have an eye for photography?  If so, come to the new photo club starting this Thursday October 16th after school in room 7.  We’ll be going on photo shoots, have group critiques & fun contests with great prizes.  There will be food so come hungry!!! Questions? Contact Sarah Komer or Reagan Key via Ms. Heaton in Room 7.

Hey seniors!  A sign-up sheet has been posted right outside of room 151 for anyone who has not gotten their picture taken for the yearbook yet.  A picture day for both seniors and underclassmen will be held THIS THURSDAY so make sure to sign up as soon as possible.  This is also you ONLY chance to get a retake, if desired.  Just remember to sign up outside of Room 151 this week!

Prom committee meeting this Friday at 7:10 a.m. in Room 124.

Key club is meeting Friday at 7:10 a.m. in Room 155 or after school in the library.  Plan to attend if you are looking for a great community service group!

Seniors ONLY: Would you like FREE professional training to improve your ACT score!? If you have taken the test before and scored a 20 – 24 then you are eligible to sign up for the free test prep offered tomorrow. While everyone else is testing you can be preparing. The course is here at school from 7:40 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Space is limited. See Mrs. Nick in the counseling office to sign up.  Breakfast treats will be served.

The Shawnee Mission College Clinic will be tomorrow, Wednesday October 15 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. at SM East.  Over 200 Colleges will have representatives available to talk with you.  For more information, go to smsd.org.

Special activities have been planned for each grade level tomorrow.   Please note that all juniors , sophomores, and freshmen are required to attend school all day; the activities are not optional.  Students who attend Broadmoor and NJROTC students are required to be in attendance at NW during the morning.  Only the seniors have an option for staying at home until 11:10 a.m.  There will not be a late bus run, only the regularly scheduled bus run.  Freshmen and Sophomores must bring their laptops.  All students who are taking a test must bring number 2 pencils, no mechanical pencils AND a calculator with fresh batteries.

All freshmen are required to report to school at 7:40 a.m.  Room assignments for all freshmen will be posted on the glass at the east and west entries.  They will be participating in the following activities:

1.  Interest Inventory
2.  Developing a 4-Year Plan
3.  Viewing a presentation on Bullying/Harassment

All sophomores are required to report to school at 7:40 a.m.  They will be taking the PLAN test.  PLAN room assignments for all sophomores will be posted on the glass at the east and west entries.

All juniors are required to report to school at 7:40 a.m. to take either the PSAT or a practice ACT. Juniors who registered for the PSAT will find their testing room assignments posted on the office windows so check at lunch time or after school for your room. Juniors who do not sign up to take the PSAT will automatically be assigned to take the practice ACT.  No sign-up is required for taking the practice ACT.  PSAT room assignments for juniors will be posted on the glass at the east and west entries.  Juniors who are taking the practice ACT will report to the auxiliary gym.
Seniors may take a practice ACT or participate in an ACT review session or stay at home.  Seniors who wish to take the practice ACT or the ACT review session must sign up in the office and report to school at 7:40 a.m.  Seniors taking the practice ACT will report to the auxiliary gym.  Seniors taking the ACT review session will report to Room 12.  Seniors who choose to stay home must report to school at 11:10 a.m.