MERRY CHRISTMAS

and

HAPPY NEW YEAR


Friday, December 19, 2014                                                                                           

TODAY'S LUNCH:  Ham and Cheese Sandwich, French Fries, Carrots with Ranch Dressing, Fresh Fruit, Wheat Sugar Cookie

  Be safe over the holidays and have a MERRY CHRISTMAS.
See you January 5, 2015 in your SCHOOL UNIFORM.

SENIORS: Ms. Nichols needs to see these seniors between classes: Latiana Allen,  Chelsey Bryant, Tymesha Byrd,  Mary Collins, Carlos Criff, Christopher Henry, & Rodrae Jones .......& Haven Taylor

BASEBALL PRACTICE:    TRYOUTS for everyone is Monday, January 12th... See Coach Berry for all the details.

TEACHERS:

  • --------Leave the heat on low.  Make sure windows are locked and doors are locked.  The building will be secured shortly after we leave TOMORROW.

  • There are still 8 faculty members who have not contributed to the faculty fund. Please pay Mrs. Strickland----You can check with her to see if you owe.


The 2014 - 2015 yearbooks are on sale.  They are $45.00 until January 5, 2015; the price will then be $50.00 from January 6th until March 27th.  On March 28th, the price will increase to $55.00 and will remain so until the end of school year. 

BUY YOURS NOW!!!

See Ms. Evans in Room 110.  Last years yearbooks can also be purchased for $55.00

Interested in Senior Ads....  See Below in Senior Information section.

LIBRARY NEWS

 

Students you have the following days left to take an AR Quiz for the third six weeks.

 

On the following dates you may test at anytime during the day as well as before school and at both lunch recesses.

 

Dec. 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19

 

The week of January 5 - 8 we will test as follows:

 

Monday, January 5 - 10th grade

Tuesday, January 6 -  11th Grade

Wednesday, January 7, - 12th Grade

Thursday, January 8, - 9th grade

 In the library you will need to pay at the time that you print and are given new AR passwords.  You will not be able to charge and pay later.


  • CAREER COACH: Kendra Hodges will be here on Mondays and Wednesdays and some Fridays from 8:30 to 2 or 2:30. Students may visit her in the Guidance Office waiting room BUT only during non-core classes with permission from the teacher. You must have a note to see her.

  • YEARBOOK ADS: Senior Ads and Personal Ads are on sale.  The prices are as follows:  Whole page is 180.00 -- Half Page is 90.00  -- Quarter Page is 65.00
         Groups of friends can go in together and purchase ads also.  It's generally best to have no more than 11 photos for a full page, no more than 6 for a half page, and no more than 2 or 3 for a quarter page, but it is up to the purchaser.  Money and photos need to be turned into Ms. Evans (Room 110) no later than April 16th.

  • Check the scholarship link, on the school homepage, under Parents and under Students regularly to keep up with money opportunities. 
  • Time to start applying for colleges to get scholarship opportunities (If already enrolled with ULM DO NOT APPLY again, letters will be forthcoming)
  • Seniors with college credits: If you are planning on attending the college you received credit from you are alright. If you have credits from other colleges and are applying else where you need to be requesting transcripts sent to your college choice. See Mrs. Robbins with questions.
  • After January 1st can start applying for Financial Aid and TOPS with the FAFSA. More information on that later.