• Dr. Herpy

Announcements for Wednesday, December 4, 2019


CAFÉ MENU: • Pasta Bar • Marinara/Alfredo Sauce • Broccoli
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

Congratulations to the KHS Students of the Month:

9th Grade: Hanna Busby & Michael DuBois
10th Grade: Alexandra Ensign & Michael Yost
11th Grade: Sean Gurd & Kylee Pierson
12th Grade: Victor Agresta & Julia Piazza
Rotary Senior: Isabella Benz

End of Course Testing: Today is History Testing. You should be in the correct room during this announcement. Tomorrow is English Testing. You will receive a testing ticket with your testing room information. Please report there first thing in the morning.

It’s happening this week! Santa Claus is coming to town! Santa! I know him! Come and see the big guy, along with Buddy, Jovie, and all of the elves in Elf the Musical! Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:00 pm in the Kenston High School Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased by following the link on the KHS home page.

The Silver Bells Holiday Boutique is Saturday, December 7th from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. here at KHS! There are 82 professional vendors, a cookie sale, raffle baskets and musical entertainment by KMS. Bring a friend, a parent, relative or neighbor, and come get your holiday shopping done!

Spread some Holiday cheer by bringing a new unwrapped toy for Toys For Tots. Help make the holidays bright for boys and girls by giving this holiday season. Place toys in the donation boxes that are in the main hallway, guidance office, or by the ticket office. Center Stage, National Honors Society and Interact thank you in advance for your generosity.

Like to sing carols and gain community service hours too? Join Interact on December 7th to help ring the bell for Salvation Army this holiday season. See Mrs. Brust in A117 to sign up.

Monday December 9th we will begin participation in the Rocket City Math League Competition. This competition is in 4 rounds. Round #1 is a 30 minute TEAM Challenge. We will complete this challenge during Homeroom on Monday December 9th. This is the same day as American Government AIR Test. Please be on time!!

Spanish Club is selling bracelets and bags during lunch for the next 2 weeks. Buy something nice and support local artists from Central America at the same time. For more information, see Mrs. Scola in C215.

Russian Club will meet today during homeroom in Mr. Krejsa’s room C220. See you there!

The Pulse Writing Club is meeting this Thursday, December 5th in Ms. Joyce’s room, A113, at 2:25. All creative writers are welcome. See Ms. Joyce if you should 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.


Attention Seniors – StudentScholarships.org offers 15 Scholarships for Christmas Holidays – apply online – various deadlines from Dec. 16-Jan. 9. Details in Guidance.

LEAF will hold a free session for high school juniors and their parents on Wednesday, December 4th at 6:30 p.m. at Lakeland Community College, room C-1011. Researching Colleges Online is an interactive session to show students how to research colleges extensively online. The session is free, but reservations are required and spaces are limited. Register online at http://leaf-ohio.org/event/researching-colleges-online/ or call LEAF at 440-525-7095 to reserve a seat.

Mrs. Renee Morgan from LEAF is at KHS every week and meets with students and parents free of charge. To make an appointment, contact Guidance or email her directly at rmorgan@leaf-ohio.org.

Looking for community service hours? Torchlight is looking for student mentors and/or tutors to work with children from the Chagrin Falls Park. A representative will be in the cafeteria Thursday during lunch.

Students interested in being a 4-H Camp Counselor this summer at Camp Whitewood, pick up an application in Guidance. The camp runs June 14-19 and deadline to apply is Dec. 31, 2019. Details on the application form.

Having a bad day? Contemplating self harm? Stressed? Suicidal? The Copeline is there to help you with all of these things. Geauga Copeline is 24 hour assistance for anyone with mental health issues for you or a friend. Check out the signs throughout the building. Remember, it’s okay not to be okay.


Good luck to the following team(s) as they compete tonight:

● Girls Basketball

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.