Kennett High School Bulletin for Sunday, November 23, 2014
2014-2015 ACT Test Dates Oct. 25, 2014- Registration deadline Sept. 19, 2014. Dec. 13, 2014- Registration deadline Nov. 7, 2014. Feb. 7, 2015- Registration deadline Jan. 9, 2015. April 18, 2015- Registration deadline March 13, 2015. June 13, 2015- Registration deadline May 8, 2015.
Scholarship Opportunities MO State University:Multicultural Leadership Scholarship - must be in top 50% of class, have a 3.0 gpa, and demonstrate leadership in multicultural school or community activities such as: band, choir, drama, yearbook, athletics, Student Council. Presidential Scholarship: ACT score of 30 or higher, top 10% of class or have a 3.9 gpa See Mrs. Crossno for application info. Deadline is December 1st. Mizzou Resident Scholarships: If you have scored a 27 or above on the ACT, you may qualify for one of the following scholarships: Excellence Award, Curators Scholar Award, Chancellors Award, Scholars Award. Visit scholarships.missouri.edu to apply. Deadline is December 15th! The Show-Me Chapter offers a $2000 scholarship for a high school senior planning to major in conservation or a natural resources-related field. This is an essay contest. Information can be found at http://www.moswcs.org/scholarship/. Applications must be postmarked by December 1st (Monday after Thanksgiving). Conservation Foundation of Missouri Scholarship CFMO offers 5 - $1000 scholarships to high school seniors in different natural resources areas. Preference will be given to those demonstrating financial need. Applications must be submitted by December 31. Information can be found at on the same website, at http://www.moswcs.org/scholarship/. Visit epsilonsigmaalpha.org and go to the Scholarship & Grants tab at the top to see many scholarship opportunities in which you may apply. GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program: Looking for students with leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. To apply visit: www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships OR http://facebook.com/GEReaganScholarships If you are a senior who lives in public housing and has a minimum 2.5 gpa, see Mrs. Crossno about a $1000 scholarship awarded by Midwest Affordable Housing Educational Opportunities. Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship - $1000 scholarship for students pursuing a career in fashion. Visit http://www.fashion-schools.org/ and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page. Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship - $1000 scholarship for students pursuing a career in animation. Visit http://www.animationcareerreview.com/ and the scholarship is located on the right side of the page. Agriculture field scholarships for students majoring in fields like science, technology, business, and communications. To apply, visit ffa.org/scholarships. Deadline is Feb. 1st.
ACT Prep Any junior or senior interested in a two-day ACT prep class, sign up outside the counselors' office. Cost is $50 as long as a minimum of 20 students sign up. If not, the cost will increase. The dates are Dec. 9th & 11th and payment is due on the 9th. See Mrs. Crossno if you have any questions.
Christmas Ball Save the Date: Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 7:30 to 11:00 "Dazzling Christmas" Christmas Ball 2014 at The VFW Building.
NHS Trip NHS trip to Ole Miss rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 2.
STUCO Food Drive Student Council will sponsor a Thanksgiving Canned Food Drive. The drive is a class competition. Students may bring items to the A Building Lobby or you may give a monetary donation to one of your class officers to purchase food. The food drive will end Monday, November 24 at 7:45 am. Baskets will be delivered Monday afternoon.
Art Club Art Club will meet Tuesday Nov. 25 at 7 am in the art room. Bring design sketches for an artclub tee shirt or hoodie to the meeting.
Thanksgiving Break The Thanksgiving vacation in Kennett Public Schools will begin at the close of school Tuesday, November 25, 2014 and will end with the opening of school at the regular time on Monday, December 1, 2014.
Early College Credit If you are a junior or senior interested in earning early college credit through Three Rivers or Southeast Missouri State, see Mrs. Crossno for details.
University of Arkansas If you have been admitted to the University of Arkansas, have a minimum 3.6 gpa, and a 24 or higher on the ACT, see Mrs. Crossno about a scholarship.