Kennett High School Bulletin for Monday, December 09, 2013
2013-2014 ACT Test Dates December 14 - Registration Deadline is Nov. 8 February 8 - Registration Deadline is Jan. 10 April 12 - Registration Deadline is March 7 June 14 - Registration Deadline is May 9 Go to www.actstudent.org to register. If you are a senior and qualify for free/reduced lunch, you may take the test twice for free. See Ms. Noblin for waivers and all other questions.
Scholarship Opportunities See bulletin board outside the counselors' office. For a complete list of scholarship and financial aid programs at MO State, www.missouristate.edu/FinancialAid. Mizzou - go to scholarships.missouri.edu to apply for general and departmental scholarships BY DEC. 1st George C. Brooks Scholarship - for African-American, Hispanic, Native American seniors w/and ACT score of 25 or higher. To apply, go to BrooksAwards@missouri.edu by DEC. 1st. See Ms. Noblin for all scholarship questions/details. ESA Foundation - Visit www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org, click on scholarships and apply! SEMO Scholarship Guarantee Deadline is December 1, 2013 BigSun Scholarship All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Deadline- June 20, 2014 Amount of Award- $500.00 Visit: http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply. Any senior interested in attending Washington University in St. Louis, see Ms. Noblin about a program opportunity.
All Students High School Students are not to go to the Middle School Campus after school for any reason unless you have permission from Mr. Gilmore or Mr. Leeker.
Community Service/Volunteer Activities Hey Students - have you taken part in community service/volunteer activities over the past year? If so, you need to stop by Ms. Noblin's office for information on how to apply for The 2014 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Don't miss this opportunity!
SWAT Good things happening with SWAT this year! Plan now to attend SWAT each Tuesday morning at 7:00!
Christmas Ball Christmas Ball will at the VFW this year. It will be on December 14th 7:30 to 11pm. Doors will be closed at 8:30 for admittance, with royalty being announced at 9:30, and open for departure at 10:00pm. This years theme is "Candy Christmas", admission cost to this dance is $3.00 a person.
JAG On December 16th at 1:00PM the JAG class will have guest speaker, Will Mobley, come speak to our JAG class. We will meet the speaker in the auditorium and it will last until the end of 6th hour.
SWAT All wristband money is due Tuesday, Dec. 10.
Christmas Ball Date If you are bringing a date that is from another school please stop by the office to pick up a form.
Christmas Vacation Christmas vacation will begin in Kennett Public Schools at the close of school Friday, December 20, 2013 and will reopen at the regular time on Monday, January 6, 2014.
Schedule Changes If you have a legitimate class concern and want to discuss changing your schedule for 2nd semester, see your counselor BEFORE Christmas Break.
Juniors The University of Missouri School of Medicine offers an exciting and informative summer experience for high school students interested in a career in medicine. MU’s High School Mini Medical School is a one-week program that gives students a preview of life as an MU medical student. The program includes: ♦ Hands-on experience in anatomy, microbiology, and clinical skills ♦ Introduction to MU’s innovative patient-based learning (PBL) curriculum ♦ Seminars on college and medical school entrance and medical school life To apply visit: http://medicine.missouri.edu/admissions/minimed.html after the first of the year.
High School Band Concert The High School band concert has been postponed due to inclement weather. We will announce the new date as soon as possible.