• Dr. Herpy

Announcements for Friday, September 13, 2019

CAFÉ MENU: Breakfast Eggs • Hash Browns • Toast •
DAILY: Big Daddy’s Pizza • Chicken Sandwiches (Regular and Spicy) • Variety of Wraps (Turkey, Ham, Spicy Chicken, Chicken or Veggie) • Variety of Fruit and Veggies

Happy Palindrome Week!

NHS Applicant Interviews– Sign-up sheets are located outside of the Guidance Office. Interviews are next Tuesday and Wednesday after school.

Picture Makeup Day is Tuesday, September 24th for any student still requiring a student I.D. All students are expected to have a valid student I.D. All seniors should plan to take advantage of the FREE session for a Senior Picture for the Yearbook. Ripcho will be here to take a complimentary, professional picture—sorry, you cannot purchase this picture, it is only for the yearbook.

Attention anyone interested in playing softball this year. There will be a player/parent meeting on Monday September 16th at 7 pm in the Auburn-Bainbridge room. If you are unable to attend, see Coach Dubovec in room C219 for information.

The boys Soccer Team is having a fundraiser at Panini’s today through Sunday, September 15th. 10% of your sale will go back to support the team!

In partnership with Q104 that was here yesterday, we are collecting perishable goods for the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. Items can be dropped off in the cafeteria or at the gate at Friday’s football game.

A reminder that the Hub is open for anyone afterschool to get a head start on homework and studying. This also applies to anyone who needs extra help or tutoring through Kenston Academy. Times are Monday-Thursday from 2:20-3:20. No need to sign up, just come in!

If you are interested in going on the 2020 summer Kenston Field Experience please plan on attending an informational meeting on Thursday, September 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the AB Room. If you have questions or can’t attend the meeting, please see Mr. Turk in room B129

Today, after school, in Room A112 is the kickoff meeting for the Speech and Debate Team Season. It’s not too late to join the team and get some great business and life skills! Come see what it’s all about! No prior experience necessary.

Krispy Kreme donuts will be on sale tonight before and after the football game. $10/dozen -Help Support AfterProm!

Picture Make-up Day: Tuesday, September 24th in the Band Room.

Senior Yearbook Photo: All seniors should plan to take advantage of the FREE session for Senior Picture for the Yearbook on Tuesday, Sept. 24th (10–1:00 PM, Band Room). Ripcho will be here to take a complimentary, professional picture—sorry, you cannot purchase this picture, it is only for the yearbook. 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:

Geauga County voter registration cards are now available in Guidance. To vote in the November 5 General Election, the registration deadline is Monday, October 7 at 9:00 PM. Students 17 years old who will be 18 on or before November 5, 2019, may register to vote.

This week we will host: John Carroll, Allegheny and Denison.

**Sign up through your Naviance account and you’ll receive a pass the morning of the visit. If you have any questions, see Guidance.

Any students interested in doing some volunteer tutoring with the Young Scholars program though Chagrin Falls Park please pick up an application in guidance. You can earn service hours working with this program as well.

Seniors – VFW Chagrin Falls Post is offering an essay contest with a $1,000 prize for first and two $500 honorable mention awards. Essays of 500 words or less on “What Does Veterans Day Mean to Me?” See Guidance for more information.

Protect Geauga Parks offers three $1,000 scholarships for those majoring in natural or environmental sciences. Guidelines are available in Guidance. The scholarship requires an essay and 2 letters of recommendation. The deadline 6:00 PM Oct. 6, 2019.

Denison University offers an overnight program “Dialogue with Denison” on November 2-4 for academically qualified students from under-represented populations. Application deadline is October 1. If interested, see Guidance.

SENIORS Class of 2020 – Forms Due: Transcript Release Form and Diploma Name Verification

ATHLETIC NEWS:

Good luck to the following teams as they compete tonight and this weekend:
● Girls Tennis
● Football @ home against West G
● Boys/Girls Cross Country
● Volleyball
● Girls Soccer

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!