• Dr. Herpy

Announcements for Friday, September 5, 2014


Attention all student drivers, please make sure your parking permits are displayed on your vehicles. Students who do not have a permit will be assigned after school detentions. When purchasing your permit in the main office, please have your driver’s license, insurance card and a check for $25 to KBOE.

Attention students interested in the Kenston Computer Coding Club! We will hold our first session of the year in Mr. Mason’s room, C136, on Monday after school, 2:30-4:00. Please attend if interested, especially to give an idea of expected attendance. In addition to our usual hangout, we will discuss activities for future sessions. Hope to see you there!

Today’s the day trivia heads! Don’t forget to stick around after school for our first Trivia Club meeting in room C138. Hope to see you there!

NHS interviews will be after school on Sept 8 and 10. Signup on The NHS bulletin board near C143. Signup spots are limited.

BREAKING NEWS! The BUY BLUE store is opening September 8th during the lunch blocks. You can purchase a variety of school supplies starting at just 50 cents! We will be open on homeroom days so come support the C.E.C. club! Thank you – Kenston.

Anyone interested in journalism or video production should attend a meeting during homeroom on Monday in the English computer lab. Whether you see yourself as a future journalist, love writing, or want to create or star in various types of videos, this is the club for you. If you cannot attend, see Mr. Novak in room A111 or talk to Johnny Coming or Ben Princic.

There will be a meeting for anyone interested in being a part of the auditorium tech crew on Weds Sept 9th during homeroom. Meet in the auditorium. See Mrs Wirthwein with any questions

Do you like food? How about hanging out with friends and learning a little something? Come to Spanish Club on Tuesday September 9th in Mrs. Scola’s room, C215, for some fun and culture. All are welcome, no matter how much Spanish you know.

Students interested in participating with Kenston Center Stage this year, information has been posted on our website off the KHS homepage under “extracurriculars.”

All seniors who were previously a member of Principal’s Leadership Council, there will be a meeting Next Monday,September 8, at 7:15 AM to talk about this year’s plans

Are you interested in video games, anime, or pop culture? Then join KGAP! Our first meeting is in Mr. Mason’s room this Friday,September 5th from 2:30-3:30. See you there!

How would you like to be part of an underground sports ring? Well, with Kenston Underground Bocce Ball League now you can be. Our season begins this Friday, September 5th. Ever wonder what it’s like to be part of the coolest club at Kenston? Then become part of the Kenston Underground Unicycle League, ‘Cause it’s cool to be part of K.U.U.L. Classes begin Thursday, September4th. Interested in either the bocce league or KUUL? Register with KCE by calling 543-2552 or online at www.kenstoncommunityed.org. See Mr. Segulin if you have any questions.


Attention sophomores and juniors!! If you are interested in increasing your SAT score by 100 points or preparing for the National Merit Qualifying exam, sign-up for the PSAT/SAT preparation class being offered by Kenston Community Education. Classes begin on Monday and sign-up forms are in guidance.

PSAT REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, SEPT 12. Registration forms are in Guidance and on the Guidance page of our website. Tests are pre-ordered. Don’t miss the registration deadline. This test is given only once a year – Oct. 15, 2014.

COLLEGE VISITATIONS BEGIN MONDAY, SEPT. 8 – Hofstra University from New York at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9 – Gannon University from Erie, Pa. – 12:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 – Baldwin-Wallace University visits at 8:30 a.m. and Friday, Sept. 12 – The University of Colorado at Boulder is here at 10 a.m. and the University of Kentucky is here at 1 p.m. If you’re interested in learning more about any of these colleges, stop in Guidance to sign up. Check the College Visitation schedule on the Guidance bulletin board regularly for upcoming visits.

Deciding between the ACT and SAT? Take Kaplan’s FREE ACT/SAT combo test on Oct 4th at the Geauga Library in Bainbridge to help you decide. Space is limited so enroll today at http:// www.kaptest.com/class/ AKCX14001!

CLEVELAND BROWN FOUNDATION MARION MOTLEY SCHOLARSHIP is now available. Co-sponsored by College Now Greater Cleveland, the scholarship is for students who plan a career in education or working in a variety of capacities for a professional sports organization. Requirements are a minimum 2.5 cumulative gpa, minimum 18 on the ACT or 860 on math and verbal on the SAT (taken before Sept. 30, 2014) and financial need. Students must clearly articulate academic and career goals, service to the community, maturity and motivation. Students need not be student athletes. Detailed instructions are available in Guidance. Complete the application online at: http://www.collegenowgc.org/solutions/scholarship-services/managed-scholarships/ Application deadline is October 15, 2014.

Attention all students – Do you need service hours? Do you like to work with younger children? Big Brother Big Sisters are looking for students willing to work with Kenston students in the middle and intermediate schools. Applications are available in the guidance office. All applications are due to Mr. Kimpton by Friday, September 12th.


Announcement: Pre-sale Tickets

Pre-sale tickets for tonight’s football game will be available in the cafeteria during all lunch blocks and also during the day at KCE..Season Passes:Students may also check to see if their season’s passes are ready during lunch blocks in the cafeteria in the ticket sales area, or later on in the athletics office or at the gate tonight. There will be a list at the gate in lieu of season pass if not yet processed.

Kenston Varsity Football has it’s home opener this Friday against Chardon! Tailgate mania begins with the Kickoff Classic that starts at 4:30 with music, food and other games and activities. The theme is a “BLUE-OUT” so be sure to wear your Bomber blue shirts and paint your faces. The goal is have a sea of blue in the home stands especially in the Kenston Krazy student section.

Blue Kenston t-shirts are available to purchase for $10 in the cafeteria during lunch on Thursday and Friday. Stop by the table. (whoever is reading can model the t-shirts by wearing them during the broadcast)

There will be a meeting for all girls who are planning on playing Basketball with Coach Hinkle on Wednesday, September 3rd during homeroom in the cafeteria. If you are planning on playing, you need to be at this meeting

Morning Open Weight Room sessions will begin tomorrow morning and will last from 6am to 6:50am These open weight room sessions are open to anybody and will be three days a week. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesdays going forward. See you in the morning.

***If you’ve lost something in the building (jewelry, eye glasses, hats, jackets, lunch bags – CASH), please come to inquire in the Main Office.