• Dr. Herpy

Announcements for Thursday, October 24, 2019

CAFÉ MENU: • Burger Bar • Fries • Mixed Vegetables
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

The Breakfast Cart is officially open daily!!!! Get your morning granola bars, yogurt, cereal, etc., before school!

Congratulations to Cali Karbler who is competing at the 3-6 National Equestrian Jumper in Washington DC this week!!!

Hey Kenston students! The Bomber Bash is coming up fast on its fourth year. Join us on November 23 from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for a night of music, games, hula dancing, and so much more! Bomber Bash is a great way to get involved in your community and become a part of something bigger than yourself by raising money for families of children with terminal illness. Please pick up a packet in the main office if you are interested. Together, no wave is too big to surf!

Attention Students: A link has been posted on the main page of the website to vote for the 2019/2020 teacher superlatives for next year’s Yearbook! Some examples of what you’ll be voting on:

● Teacher with the best stories
● Teacher most likely to have a Fan Club
● Teacher with the Best Laugh

The Pulse Writing Club, the high school’s creative writing group will meet on Thursday, October 24, at 2:20 in Ms. Joyce’s room, A113. All creative writers are welcome. See Ms. Joyce if you have any questions.

The Art Club will meet on Monday, October 28th in Mrs. Quinn’s room A102 during Homeroom. Anyone interested in joining can stop in! See Mrs. Quinn if you have any questions.

Please help support Interact by participating in the October Food Drive. Bring any non-perishable items to your first block class, winners will receive free donuts. Mrs. Garrett’s first block class has the lead with 54 items! (They are so close – they can smell the donuts!!!)

The following classes are in close running:
● Ms. Joyce–33
● Ms. Scola– 24
● Mr. Vasil– 12
● Mrs. Wirthwein– 9
● Mr. Murphy– 5
● Mrs. Collichio– 2
● Mr. Tripi– 2

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!

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:

Report cards will be posted to the Portal after 3:00 p.m. on Friday.

The November 1 deadline for certain college applications is approaching quickly. If you need a recommendation letter and haven’t asked for one to date, do it today! Give the teacher and/or counselor time to write the recommendation letter. If you wait too long, they may not be able to accommodate your request.

Attention Seniors: Guidance still needs your diploma name and record consent forms. **Transcripts cannot be sent without the record request on file**

College Visits this week:

Boston University, Heidelberg University, Cleveland State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Ohio Dominican University, Baldwin-Wallace College and George Mason University
**Sign up through your Naviance account and you’ll receive a pass the morning of the visit. If you have any questions, see Guidance.

ATHLETIC NEWS:

Junior and Senior Girls: Bomber Bowl Jerseys go on sale this week for the annual ladies Bomber Bowl Football Game. Sign up and purchases will be during all lunch blocks this week. Shirts are $35.

Join the Kenston Swim & Dive Team! Swim Team tryouts are October 25th @2:45pm at the CVAC pool. Dive team practices start October 25th at Solon High School Natatorium. Final Forms must be completed to participate. Divers also need to register with American Flyers Diving. Please contact Coach KC with any questions: kari.collier@kenstonapps.org

Do you want to earn some extra money with the holidays fast approaching? Did you know we have a job board located across from the Guidance Office and on our website? There are employers looking for students like you and are willing to work around your busy schedule! Take a look: Panera Bread, Aladdins, Chagrin Falls Pet Clinic, Giant Eagle, Jekyll’s, Marshall’s and more!

LOST & FOUND ITEMS: Please stop by the Main Office if you have lost something or if you have found something that someone has lost. Items not claimed in the Main Office will be moved to the new Storage Bench by the Concession Stand in the Cafeteria.