• Dr. Herpy

Announcements For Thursday, August 16, 2018

COLLEGES VISIT YOU @ KENSTON:
College representatives from state and private schools will visit KHS during the day to meet with interested students. Students MUST register through Naviance and will receive a pass the day of the visit. If you need assistance registering through Naviance, see Guidance for an instruction sheet.
The first college visit will be Washington University in St. Louis on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at 10:30 a.m. Most visits will be in the Guidance conference room, other locations will be announced.
This is a great opportunity to meet with the college admissions representative and learn more about a college you might be interested in. Check the updated list of visits on the bulletin board outside Guidance and also on Google Docs and our website.

STUDENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: If any student would like to assist the VOLLEYBALL TEAM, please see Mrs. Everts, Rm B124. Help is needed with line judging for ninth grade home matches, students to rotate volleyballs during a match, and score keepers for freshmen matches. Community service hours will be given.

ALL STUDENTS: Turn in all required paperwork immediately to either the Main Office or the Guidance Dept. The deadline for Census Verification forms online is Friday, August 31st. Parents should have received an email from Kenston e-communications on August 6th entitled “Complete your Annual Census Verification TODAY”.

SENIORS, REQUIRED VACCINE: All seniors are required to have proof of the meningococcal vaccine on file in the clinic PRIOR TO the beginning of the 2017-18 school year. By state law, students will not be allowed to stay in school longer than 14 school days unless proof has been received on all required immunizations. Note: students who had the first dose prior to age 16 must have the second dose before entering 12th grade. Documentation can be a signed note from the physician’s office or an immunization summary printout. Proof must include the month, day, and year of the dose. Deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 5th.

DRESS CODE REMINDER: A friendly reminder from your School Handbook: With warmer weather, please be mindful of the STUDENT DRESS CODE- All shorts and skirts should be mid-thigh in length and all shirts should have at least a 2 INCH WIDE STRAP- no spaghetti straps or tank tops are permitted.

SCHOOL PICTURES/ I.D. MAKE-UP DAY is Thursday, August 23rd 10:00 am – 1:00 pm in the Band Room
Not to be confused with picture re-takes. This is for students who missed getting their pictures taken on Aug 7th, 8th or 9th. Picture Re-Take Day is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 27th; 10am – 1pm.

SENIOR PORTRAITS:
All seniors should plan to take advantage of the FREE session for Senior Picture for the Yearbook on Thursday, Sept. 27th (10–1:00 PM, Band Room). Venditti will be here to take a complimentary, professional picture—sorry, you cannot purchase this picture, it is for the yearbook only. Senior portrait specifications for other Photographers: Size—no less than 300 dpi. Pose—only traditional full color portrait, head and shoulders only. Background—must be on the spectrum from cobalt to navy blue (no light blue). No hats, props, hands or inappropriate clothing. Submit your photograph electronically by email attachment to: justin.fodor@kenstonapps.org or on a CD. Under no circumstances will a senior portrait be scanned from a print. Any questions, see Mr. Fodor, room A114.

GUIDANCE NEWS:

SENIORS Class of 2019!
Forms Due: Transcript Release Form, Diploma Name Verification, SAT Registration (Forms are located in student’s Welcome Back Packets picked up by each student on Packet Pick-up Days—8/7/18 & 8/9/18). The student’s Census Verification should be completed and updated by parents by August 31st. Parents should have received an email from Kenston e-communications on August 6th entitled “Complete your Annual Census Verification TODAY”.

FINANCIAL AID NIGHT:
Thursday, Sept 20th 7pm KHS Auditorium. Program will cover the financial aid process as it applies to college admission. There will also be an overview of the FASFA and scholarship information. The FASFA date to being filing is October 1st. Don’t miss this very informative presentation.

JOB POSTINGS:
Need a job? New positions posted! Check out our JOB BOARD. Employers post jobs here because they want YOU! Go to the KHS website, type in “job board” in the search box, or stop by the job board across from Guidance.

LOST & FOUND ITEMS: Please stop by the Main Office if you have lost something or if you have found something that someone has lost. Our drawers already have things from this year– jewelry, planner, sweatshirts and more. If you lost something that hasn’t been found yet, fill out a form so we can notify you when it’s found!