• Dr. Herpy

April 17, 2015

CAFÉ MENU: Chicken Fajita’s HOT VEGGIE: Mixed Veggies

SIDES: Romaine Mix and Cherry Tomatoes, Tomato Soup

WEEKLY SANDWICH/SALAD: Popcorn Chicken Salad, Chef Salad, Vegetarian Wrap

TODAY:  Gentlemen! American Commodore Tuxedo will be here during the lunch block on Thursday, April 16 to take your prom tuxedo order. This is a great opportunity to save money on your order, AND your tux will be delivered right here to the school! No standing in long lines. Only cash or credit card will be accepted.

TONIGHT & THIS WEEKEND:  Come support Kenston Center Stage and their most challenging production to date–Mary Poppins!  Tap dancing, stage magic, animation, impressive vocals and choreography and, of course, flying!  Show times are 7:00 PM Friday and Saturday and Sunday 2:00 PM.

SENIORS. Don’t forget to turn in any outstanding community service hours you may have completed during your high school career. Make sure it’s on the new form with the location you volunteered for noted, the supervisor’s name and contact information and signature.
Bring to Guidance by next Friday, April 24. Those who have accumulated over 60 hours will receive a community service award at the senior awards assembly and an honors cord to wear at graduation. The award will be listed on your transcript and in the commencement program.

IMPORTANT! SENIORS, The Senior Project list is posted on the Guidance window. Please check the list for your name and details. If you are going on Mentorship and don’t see your name listed, see Mrs. Hanzak immediately. This means we have not received ANY paperwork to date and you are not approved for Mentorship.
Also, interim grades end Friday, April 17. Grades will be posted by April 22. Those grades will determine eligibility for your senior project.

Attention Seniors: Please check your kenstonapps email account and fill out the Senior Survey that has been sent to you!

Students interested in running for a CLASS OFFICER position should obtain a campaign packet from the main office, guidance office, or download one from the KHS website – Student Life page.

Starting MONDAY: Get your tickets for PROM!   It will be held at the Signature of Solon on Saturday, May 2. Tickets are $55 each and will be on sale during the lunch block beginning Monday, April 20, and concluding Friday, April 24. Guest forms need to be completed and approved before you can purchase a ticket. Sign-ups for table seating will also be available.

TUESDAY: Principal’s Leadership Council meeting has been moved to next Tuesday, April 21st. Same time, same place.

WEDNESDAY: Prom King and Queen Elections will be held during the lunch blocks on Wednesday, April 22nd

Business Club is sponsoring a Capture the Flag Tournament April 20th through May 1st.  8+ people per team.  Admission is $5 per person.  For more information or to sign up see Mr. Kepreos or a member of Business Club.

Attention all freshman. The class officers are doing the Glow Run Saturday, July 25. If you are interested in doing the Glow Run then contact Trey Petrella. We will have meetings in the upcoming weeks

Attention French students who will be in French 3 NEXT SPRING…If you are interested in traveling to Martinique during Spring Break 2016, please see Mme. Wahl in Room c-217.


*STUDENTS! There will be a FREE VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIR for the state of Ohio April 20-25 ONLINE. Log on now to register at www.collegefairsonline.com and click on the students tab BEFORE the fair begins. Any time during April 20-25 you can log on and get information from many colleges. There will be a question and answer session at each booth from college reps.

*Attention students planning on participating in College Credit Plus next school year (including courses offered here at KHS): Keep in mind that the fall application deadline for most colleges is May 1st. Please be sure to check the college’s website for application instructions and be sure to bring to the guidance office any forms you need to be completed–this is your responsibility. See Mrs. Detwiler with any questions.

*Any seniors planning to work in healthcare – there’s a great opportunity for you to kick start your career.
Golden Living Center in Kirtland offers a FREE 11-day State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) class with hands-on practice and testing all on site. Once you complete the course and successfully pass the Ohio STNA test, Golden Living has a job for you.
Classes are held monthly. Apply onsite at Golden Living Center, 9685 Chillicothe Road, Kirtland. For more information, call Mim Thurman at 440-256-8100.

*Attention Writers! The Geauga Park District 20th annual NATURE WRITING CONTEST is underway: deadline is Monday, May 11. The contest accepts poetry and prose entries in three age groups: 11 and under, 12-17 and 18 and over. There are cash prizes and Chapbooks for the winners. Applications online at http://bit.ly/gradwriting2015 or hard copies in Guidance. See Guidance for more details.

*The Guidance Department regularly posts area employment opportunities. If you’re looking for part-time or summer employment, be sure to check the job board!

*Register now for the Ohio Forestry Wildlife and Conservation Camp held June 7-12 at Camp Muskingum in Carrollton. This co-ed residential camp is open to 9- through 12th graders who are interested in Ohio’s forestry, conservation, wildlife, tree identification, ecology and more. Details and registration at www.OhioForest.org – click on events, then Forestry Camp. Or call 614-497-9580. Also, students interested in pursuing a career in Forestry may apply for the Ohio Forestry Foundation’s E.B. Miller Memorial Scholarship. Details at www.OhioForest.org.

*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.