• Dr. Herpy

Announcements for Monday, November 11, 2019

CAFÉ MENU: • Mashed Potato Bowl • Various Toppings • Vegetable
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

Today is Veteran’s Day. On this day we take time to honor our service members remembering their sacrifices and the courage it takes to defend the United States of America. They possess courage, pride, determination, selflessness, and dedication to service. People throughout the United States, will gather together..to pay gratitude to those who have served our country. When honoring our heroes, we remember their achievements, their courage and their dedication…we thank them for their many sacrifices made. After announcements today you will watch a tribute video recognizing our veterans of this great nation.

As we are honoring our Veteran’s, it’s the perfect time to do something for our troops overseas. PEAK and Interact need your help to spread the holiday cheer by bringing in stocking stuffers. Donations can be made in any classroom and in guidance until Friday, November 15th. Suggested Stocking Stuffers:
● Long Socks ● Bug Spray
● CDs/DVDs ● Calendar
● AA Batteries ● Shaving Cream
● Domino’s, Yo-Yo’s, Playing Cards ● Disposable Razors
● Hand Sanitizer ● Sunscreen
● Deodorant ● Lip Balm
● Shoe Deodorizers ● AT&T Calling Cards
● Wet Wipes ● Pens/Mechanical Pencils
● Body & Face Lotions/Soap ● Small Picture Frames
● Eye Drops ● Toothbrushes & Pastes
● Flea Bands ● Dental Floss
● Flea Bands ● Individual Packages of Tissues
● Sunglasses ● Protein Powder Mixes
● Shampoo/Conditioner ● Non-Perishable Food Items

At the Hawken School Speech and Debate Tournament, Kenston came in eighth place as a team. Micah Greenberg placed fourth in Humorous Interpretation. In Congressional Debate, Samantha Stephens placed fourth and Colin Varga placed fifth. The team heads down the road to Chagrin Falls on Saturday.

Congratulations to all of our fall student athletes! We had a fantastic season and we thank all seniors who displayed outstanding leadership. Our Bomber football team lost a tough game on Friday as time ran out while they were attempting to score and win the game. Thank you to our Football Team for a fantastic run this year. 7 points was the difference in 3 losses and an undefeated record. What a run the last two years: 22-4 and a state championship!

The Pulse Writing Club is meeting on Thursday, November 14th, in A113. All creative writers are welcome. See Ms. Joyce in A113 if you have any questions.

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:

Attention Sophomore’s and interested Freshman: Auburn Career Center visitation day is Wednesday, November 20th. Permission slips are available in the Guidance office. See Mr. Kimpton if you have any questions.

Upcoming College Visits:

Cleveland Institute of Art, Ohio Technical College and Savannah College of Art & Design
**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:

Reminder: Today, starting at 2:30 Winter sports pictures (Girls Basketball, Gymnastics, Swim & Dive, Cheer, Bowling). Order forms are located in the Athletic hallway and the Athletic Office.

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, Aladdin’s, 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.