Kennett High School Bulletin for Friday, January 30, 2015
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 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. The Missouri Community Service Commission (MCSC) is now taking applications for the MCSC-Monsanto High School Student-Volunteer Community Service Scholarship. The scholarship is available to all Missouri freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high school who meet the criterion. The Committee is seeking student-volunteers who are committed to improving their communities, while inspiring others to serve through their volunteerism. Eight student-volunteers will be selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship for the 2014-2015 funding year. The deadline to submit the application is by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6, 2015. For questions, contact Christine Gardner at (877) 210-7611 or (573) 526-7559. For an application, see Mrs. Crossno. James L. & Nettie Westlake Scholarship: must demonstrate financial need - make $50,000 or less a year and have a minimum 2.5 gpa. Deadline is Feb. 1st. Applications are available only at sms.scholarshipamerica.org/westlake Air Force ROTC Scholarship Program. See Mrs. Crossno for details.
Mizzou Mizzou Mini-Med School offers: ♦ 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 Interested high school juniors can find more application information at http://medicine.missouri.edu/admissions/minimed.html. Applications will be available after the first of the year on that website and should be submitted electronically. Scholarships are available, so if you are interested and not sure you can afford it, don't let that stop you from applying. See Mrs. Crossno if you have any questions. The application deadline is March 1, 2015.
Softball Workouts Softball Winter Workouts will take place on Wednesday's and Friday's from 3:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m. for the remainder of January. Workouts will be held at the Tumbling Building located in the square.
Save The Date Prom and Grand march will be on April 25th at the Opera House starting at 7:30 on court house steps. Details coming soon!
SRB Meeting The next Student Relations Board Meeting will be on Wednesday, Feb 11th @ 7 am in Mr. Bradley's Room. If any student has an issue they would the Board to address please see a Representative or write their idea on a piece of paper and drop it into the SRB lockers located in A or B buildings. A list of representatives can be found on the bulletin board outside Mrs. Brandt's Room in A building.
Seniors & Senior Parents On Monday, February 9th at 6:00 in the KHS downstairs computer lab, there will be a FAFSA Workshop. Items you will need - current or previous year's tax returns, Social Security numbers for student and parents, driver's license for student. *Please note: you can fill out the FAFSA on your own anytime, so if you can't attend this meeting you will still be able to complete it. This is just a great way to get one-on-one assistance while filling it out.
Quiz Bowl Match Rescheduled The match scheduled for Thurs. Jan. 15 in Hayti has been rescheduled for Feb. 12.
Courtwarming Dance Friday, Feb. 6 in the KHS cafeteria immediately following the basketball game. $3 admission. KHS students only.
Mizzou Events Mizzou is hosting some events for high school students interested in engineering this spring and summer. Here is the link to gain more info and sign up: http://engineering.missouri.edu/k-12/
KHS Early Dismissal (Change) Kennett High School will dismiss early on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 for teacher professional development. Dismissal will be at 11:20.
Seniors If you have not taken a school picture but would like one in the yearbook please see Ms. Timmons, Kate Shetley, or Elizabeth Cook by January 20th.
Juniors If you are a junior who is interested in majoring in liberal arts & sciences, has a 28 on the ACT, 3.5 gpa, involved in extracurricular activities, see Mrs. Crossno about a scholarship opportunity to Furman University in South Carolina.
Tribe Alive Friday, January 30, 2015: We will have a table with educational info at the boys’ basketball. Please sign-up to work a 30 minute slot during the game. Sign-up sheet is on bulletin board outside Mrs. Cook’s office. If you cannot work a slot, you can help take materials over to the gym @ 2:30 or make a poster to display. PLEASE WEAR A TRIBE ALIVE SHIRT.
Juniors Kent King Educator Scholarship - If you are currently a JUNIOR and plan on going to college to earn a degree in teaching, see Mrs. Crossno about a scholarship. Deadline is March 31, 2015.