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Announcements For Monday, August 19, 2019

CAFÉ MENU: Tangy Chicken, Asian Rice and 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

Attention Student Athletes: Your equipment can no longer be stored by the main entrance doors. We are asking that you place your equipment in the Auditorium Storage Room first thing in the morning and you can pick it up after school.

Do you want to be able to read announcements just like this one you are hearing right now? If so, see Mr. Novak in The Hub, formerly known as the library.

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 2019-20 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: Thursday, 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.

Picture Make-up Day: Tuesday, September 24th in the Band Room. If you don’t know where the Band Room is, ask at the front office, they are happy to help you!

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY packets are due by Wednesday, Aug 28th at 3:30 p.m. Don’t wait until the last minute, you need REFERRAL LETTERS.

Parking Passes: Did you drive to school today? Is there a Kenston YELLOW TAG hanging on your mirror? If not, you need to stop by the Main Office to get an application to park in the student parking lot. Administrators will be doing a surprise check when you least expect it, so don’t get caught by the Parking Police. Cost is $35–CHECKS ONLY PLEASE!

Need a place to study or work on a project? Looking for a tutor or a study group? Well you’re in luck. The Kenston Academy will be available after school in “The Hub” Monday-Thursday from 2:20-3:20. No need to sign up, just come in!

French students – We will be taking a trip to Montreal and Quebec City this upcoming spring break. If you are interested, please see Mrs. Wahl in Room C217 for information!

Have you noticed the new garden outside the science wing? The Kenston Giving Garden Club is a new, fun way to learn how to garden while giving back to your community. Stop by Mrs. C Kramer’s room in C139 to sign up!

Kenston Center Stage is pleased to announce their 2019-2020 season! High school productions will include Clue Onstage and Elf the Musical. Auditions for both productions will be held on Wednesday, August 21. Please see Mrs. Leone, Mrs. Wirthwein, or Mrs. Green for audition information and to join the Kenston Center Stage Google Classroom.

Geauga County Fair Participation: If you are planning on participating in the Geauga County Fair this year, you will need to complete a Planned Absence Form and return it to the Attendance Office by Tuesday, August 27th. Planned Absence Forms are required at least 2 days before your planned absence. Stop in the Attendance Office if you have any questions.

Reminder: KHS Open house is this Thursday, August 23 at 7:00 p.m.

Monday’s Trivia Question: By what name was William F. Cody better known? The Kenston Trivia Club Needs You! Give that brain a workout! Meet in C138 Friday from 2:30 – 3:30 or e-mail Mr. Koltas for more information.
Answer: Buffalo Bill!

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 2020!

Forms Due: Transcript Release Form and Diploma Name Verification (all forms located in student’s Welcome Back Packets picked up by each student on Packet Pick-up Days—8/8/19 & 8/9/19). The student’s Census Verification should be completed and updated by parents by August 29th. Parents should have received an email from Kenston e-communications on August 6th entitled: “Complete your Annual Census Verification TODAY”.

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!

Announcements For Friday, August 16, 2019

Video announcements will begin on Monday, August 26. Broadcasts will be posted on Mondays and Wednesdays. CAFÉ MENU: Friday Favorites (rotation) • Chicken Nuggets w/roll 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 Attention Student Athletes:… Continue Reading

Announcements for Thursday, August 15, 2019

CAFÉ MENU: CAFÉ MENU: PASTA BAR • Pasta with Meatballs or Meat Sauce • Chicken Alfredo • Garlic Bread 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 WELCOME BACK! This is going to be your BEST… Continue Reading

Prepper linksters top Solon, Chagrin at Kenston Invite

Published in The Chagrin Valley Times August 8, 2019 Tony Lange Sparked by a trio of freshmen, the University School boys golf program captured the team trophy during the Kenston Invitational Tournament on Tuesday at Punderson State Park’s par-72 course in Newbury. Suchin Singh led the Prepper linksters with a 77-stroke round, while fellow freshmen… Continue Reading