• Dr. Herpy

Announcements for September 3, 2015

CAFÉ MENU: Chicken Nuggets w/WG Roll HOT VEGGIE: Sweet Corn
SIDES: Strawberry Chicken Salad
WEEKLY SANDWICH/ SALAD: Crispy Chicken Wrap

Applications for membership on this year’s Principal’s Leadership Council are available in the guidance office. All students in grades 10 – 12 are encouraged to apply. Completed applications can be turned in to Mrs. Taylor in the main office and are due no later than Friday, September 18.

Any students who are interested in participating in Big Brothers Big Sisters, applications need to be turned in by Thursday morning, Sept. 10th. Interviews will begin Thursday morning at 10:00 am

GUIDANCE: Attention girls who are interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related career fields.
The 2015 Wings of Women Conference will be held THURSDAY, Oct. 10 from 8:30-3 p.m. at the Burke Lakefront Airport, 1501 N. Marginal Road in downtown Cleveland.
Experience hands-on activities dealing with STEM fields and talk to women experts in the fields to find out how they got where they are today. The event is free of charge and includes breakfast, lunch, swag-bag and T-shirt. Students must submit an application at www.iwasm.org or pick up one in Guidance. Deadline to submit application is Sept. 10.

TODAY: Sign up! NHS interviews are being held after school September 15 and 16. The signup sheet is posted on the bulletin board near C143.

TODAY: Applicants for the Business Club are asked to sign up for an interview spot in Room C223 today. The interviews will be conducted on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 8-9, after school from 2:30 to 5:00.

TODAY: You may have tomorrow off, but don’t forget about the BLUE OUT for Friday’s home football game against Medina! Spirit Pack t-shirts will be sold in the cafeteria during lunch TODAY and are 3 for $30 or $12 each.
You can also buy them at the Tailgate on Friday starting at 5:30. Grab your BLUE Bomber Nation t-shirt and a hotdog meal for $5 and you’ll be all set to cheer on our Bombers!

Attention all student drivers. Please make sure you have your parking permit displayed in your vehicle. We will continue to check the student parking lot over the next two weeks. Students without a permit will be assigned a Saturday Detention.

KENSTON CENTER STAGE: Attention students interested in being a part of Kenston Center Stage this year! Information regarding our kick-off meeting and auditions for the Fall play has been posted on the KCS homepage under Extra-Curriculars. Visit our site for more information.

GUIDANCE: College visit updates. Please check the college visitation schedule on the Guidance page of the Kenston website. New visits are being scheduled daily.
Ohio Northern University – Sept. 9 at 12:15 p.m.
Ohio University – Sept. 11 – 8:00 a.m.
Case Western Reserve – Sept. 15 – 1:00 p.m.
Mount Union – Sept. 17 – 9:00 a.m.

Over 30 colleges have already made appointments. If you are interested in learning more about the college, sign up in Guidance. You will receive a pass the morning of the visit.

ACTIVITY PASSES: Student, adult, and family activity passes are available for purchase in athletics. Remember that passes are good for admission to ALL home athletic events. Forms and payment information are available on the Kenston Athletics webpage.

Attention all sports fans! Starting this year, the spirit theme for the week will apply to ALL sports events during that week. This week we host girls soccer, football, cross country, boys soccer, and tennis on campus. Show up in your Bomber Blue as often as possible!
For Friday’s football game, presale tickets will be available for the reduced rate of $4 on Thursday during lunch blocks. Remember that we don’t have school Friday, so this will be your only chance! All tickets at the gate are $6.

SATURDAY: Attention all students in grades 9-12 interested in BOWLING this season: There will be an open bowl at Freeway Lanes in Solon on Saturday, September 5th from 9:00-11:00 AM. Cost is $1.50 per game.

Any junior or senior considering a career as a physician, pharmacist or dentist is invited to attend an open house at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine at 1 p.m. Sept. 26. Parents and students will learn about the early acceptance program and opportunities available at LECOM. For more information, see Guidance

Need volunteer hours? The Holden Arboretum is looking for Great Guys and Ghouls!! Volunteers are needed Saturday and Sunday, October 3 & 4 from 9 am-1 pm or 12:30-4:15 pm. Applications and permission forms are available in the Guidance Office.

Attention senior girls. The Distinguished Young Women National Scholarship application is available and deadline is Oct. 2, 2015. More details are available in Guidance. Visit www.distinguishedyw.org for application and information.

Kenston Computer Coding Club: Attention members and other students interested! Please get in touch with Mr. Mason regarding the best day of the week to hold our meetings. Unless there is a preference to the contrary, we will be leaning towards Thursday afternoons. Last year’s AP Computer Science students are especially encouraged to attend; our final project is nearly completed! Hope to see everyone soon!

Need a job? You can check out the job board Flyers are posted on the web so you can review any time! Employers post openings because they want YOU! There are many new job opportunities available for the summer and part-time during the school year.