• Dr. Herpy

March 26, 2015

CAFÉ MENU: General Tso’s Chicken HOT VEGGIE: Steamed String Beans
SIDES: Mixed Green Salad, Cherry Tomatoes
WEEKLY SANDWICH/SALAD: Chef Salad and Ham & Turkey Sub

Attention Seniors: If you registered to vote it may take a few more weeks before the Geauga County Board of Elections sends out cards verifying your voting precinct. If you want to double check that you are registered then call (440) 285-2222 and ask if you are registered. YOU MUST BE REGISTERED by APRIL 4th to Vote MAY 5th

The French are coming! The French are coming! If you would be interested in hosting an exchange student from July 7 to July 28, please see Mrs. Wahl in room C-217 before spring break!

The American Red Cross is looking for volunteers who are able to perform physical labor, moving and lifting boxes approximately 30-35lbs each, for several hours on any or all of these dates: Tuesday April 7, Wednesday April 8, and Thursday April 9. Location will be Iron Mountain in Solon, 5101 Naiman Pkwy, Solon, OH 44139. Interested people would need to contact Laura Nealy Burks (Representative I, Volunteer Recruitment American Red Cross Blood Services, Northern Ohio Region) by email or by my toll free number. 1-877-413-8103 TOLL FREE or laura.burks@redcross.org

Seniors! Any senior interested in speaking at commencement should type their speech and turn it in to Mr. McDevitt in the main office no later than this Friday.

*SENIORS – WATCH THE LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES All due in Guidance!
Chagrin Falls Masonic (new) – TODAY! March 26
Bainbridge FIRE – March 27
Chagrin Valley Rotary Club Academic & Vocational– March 31 (drop in Guidance – before spring break). Students who plan to pursue vocational training following high school are encouraged to apply. Several scholarships are available for both academics and vocational. Deadline is mandatory. Late applications will not be accepted.

The Bocce and Uni Clubs are starting up right after spring break on April 9th & 10th. See Mr. Segulin in Rm B123 or contact KCE if they’re interested.

Attention all runners! The Envirothon Earth Day 5k is coming up on April 19th. Register and get your check in by Friday for a free t-shirt. More information at kenstonlocal.org/5k

GUIDANCE:
*Creative Artists Association Annual Portfolio Competition SCHOLARSHIP is available for any student planning in majoring in art education at college or an art school. Portfolios must be DROPPED off at Wildwood Cultural Center in Mentor from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 20 through NOON on April 24. CDs may be mailed or delivered to arrive no later than April 23.
Paper applications are in Guidance.

*The University of Dayton offers Summer Honors Engineering Camps June 14-19 or June 21-26 and Women in Engineering Summer Camp July 12-17. For more information, see Guidance.

*Students who are interested in pursuing Creative Careers and considering a college of art and design may be interested in Cleveland Institute of Art’s pre-college summer residential program. Open to all high school students, to focus on one of 11 art programs including animation, biomedical, identity through print, 3D modeling, art and design, game design, glassblowing, graphic design, illustration, industrial design and painting. See Guidance for more information.

*A two-week summer institute at Cleveland State is available to all high school students. Students interested in health and medical professions can apply online through March 27. The CHAMPS program runs June 15-26. Details at www.csuohio.edu/CHAMPS (case sensitive).

*Volunteers are needed for the Geauga Spring Clean-up Days!! You and your friends are invited to help clean a senior citizens yard. Many senior citizens can no longer get out to rake, weed, or clean up yard debris. By volunteering your time, you would make a huge difference to a senior citizen and allow them to live in a safe, clean environment. Generally, volunteers are assigned close to their homes to make the most of their volunteer time. The kick-off for this worthwhile event will take place on Saturday, April 4, 2015. Individuals or groups who can help, please contact Bob Debevits at 440-279-2130. More information is available in Guidance. Remember to pick-up your Community Service form in the Guidance Office to earn your service hours!!!

*The very popular Pharmacy Summer Camp held at the University of Toledo is offered June 14-17 and June 21-24. The application deadline is April 1, 2015. If you are interested, go to utoledo.edu/pharmacy and click on pharmacy camp.

*Are you interested in a career in biomedical engineering? Want to learn more about what biomedical engineers do? Attend a free one-night class from 4-6:30 p.m. April 1 at Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies in Valley View. Space is limited to 40 registrants and registration is due March 23. All high school students are welcome – enjoy a pizza dinner and engage in five 20-minute sessions including medical device development, biomedical research, software programming, product manufacturing and biomedical career paths. See Guidance for more information. To register, contact srini@GLNeuroTech.com or 216-361-5410.