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February 7, 2019 Announcements

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SENIORS

REMINDER

All outstanding fees must be paid before graduation

You will not receive your diploma  until they are paid 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

YWCA Scholarship  – Today

Knights of Columbus – 2/23

Stolly Insurance Scholarship – 3/1

R.K. Thompson – 3/7

Lima Memorial Health – 3/30

2019 Cardiovascular Symposium – Thurs. April 4th -Lima Civic Center

 

SCHOLARSHIP

The Wright State University 2019-2020 Academic Performance Scholarship deadline

is February 15th . Also, to qualify to be directly admitted into the Nursing Program, students have to be admitted by February 15th

 

SENIORS

Students who have met the qualifications for Diploma with Honors (page 11 of your agenda)

should see Mr. Bowen by Friday, Feb. 8TH 

 

THE FORT WAYNE CHILDREN’S ZOO

Teens for Nature Volunteer and Leadership Program is looking for volunteers ages 13-17. Students can access the application at http://kidszoo.org/support-the-zoo/teen-volunteers

This is a competitive application process and students are encouraged to apply before Feb. 28th deadline

 

COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS

Students and parents interested in College Credit Plus courses for the ‘19-’20 school year

should plan to attend a meeting February 13th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.in the Lecture Hall

Several colleges and universities will be in attendance

 

OPTIMIST CLUB OF VAN WERT ORATORICAL CONTEST

Sunday, March 3rd at 2:00 p.m.

Students are asked to prepare a 4-5 minute speech on the topic “Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism and Reality?” 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place winners will receive prizes. Applications available in English classrooms or student services. Deadline Feb. 25th

 

OPTIMIST CLUB ESSAY CONTEST

Deadline February 15th

700-800 word essay on “When All the World’s Problems are Solved, is Optimism Still Necessary” Prizes of $300, $200, and $100 will be awarded and top two winners will advance to additional competitions. Applications are in your English classrooms or student services

 

DUPONT HOSPITAL         

Open House

“A Day in the Life of a Healthcare Professional”

Saturday, February 16th 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

FEBRUARY 9TH ACT

Students are reminded to take their admission ticket, photo id, approved calculator, and No. 2 pencils. Students should arrive at the school where they are testing before 7:45 a.m.

(This test is not given at VWHS)

 

OHSAA BASEBALL UMPIRE CLASS

February 26th – March 20th

Fee - $135 Age requirement is 14 years old and up.Contact Ron Goleman (419)-513-0439

 

ETIQUETTE CLASS

Julie Zaleski is a Certified Etiquette Consultant and is offering a course for students in 1st thru 12th grade. If interested,  see student services

 

SENIORS

Please check the spelling of your name for your diploma, on the list posted outside the main office. Let the office know of changes or corrections by this Friday

 

NHS

Meeting

Thursday, Feb. 14th

PAWS

Room #200

Reminder: Basketball clean up #2 is this Friday

 

FCCLA

Meeting

Today

PAWS

Room #03

Finalizing plans for FCCLA week

Feb. 11th – 15th

 

WINTER DANCE

Friday, February 15th after the basketball game. $2.00 at the door

Completed Guest forms are due in the office by Wednesday, February 13th

 

JUNIORS

Anyone interested in helping with prom will meet Tuesday, Feb. 12th

PAWS - Room #200  All juniors are welcome!

 

BASEBALL

Meeting

Today

PAWS

Mr. Witten’s room #112

 

BOYS TENNIS

Anyone interested in playing tennis this spring should attend a meeting

Monday, Feb. 11th

PAWS

Commons

 

QUOTE FOR THE DAY

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up” - Thomas Edison

 

 





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