Kennett High School Bulletin for Friday, October 28, 2016
$10,000 SEO Expert Scholarship: To be eligible you must 1) be a junior or senior, KCTC Student 2) have a 2.5 gpa, 3) write a 1500 word article about a topic relevant to search engine optimization and online marketing, 4) authorize SEO to publish your article on its website, 5) be a US citizen
Deadline is December 31, 2016. See Mrs. Crossno for application instructions.
Horatio Alger Scholarship: visit scholars.horatioalger.org to learn more and apply. Deadline is OCTOBER 25th and critical financial need and 2.0 gpa are requirements.
The Prudential Spirit of Community Award: Any student in grades 5-12 who participated in a volunteer activity in the last two years, can apply. Application due date is NOVEMBER 8th. To complete an online application, visit http://spirit.prudential.com
MU George C. Brooks Scholarship: any student planning on attending Mizzou, have an ACT minimum score of 25, and be African-American, Hispanic, Native American, or Pacific Islander. To apply, submit MU admissions application by Dec. 15th and submit an essay at http://futuretigers.missouri.edu/register/brooks
For more info, a flyer is posted on counselors' office bulletin board.
The Most Valuable Student Scholarship – The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2017 competition. You must be a US citizen to apply. Visit http://www.elks.org/scholars/ to complete the application by November 30th.
Mizzou Scholarship Application Priority Deadline is DECEMBER 15th!!
ACT TEST DATES & DEADLINES
ACT TEST DATE: 10/22/2016;Registration Deadline: 09/16/2016; Act Scores Available: 11/08/2016.
ACT TEST DATE: 12/10/2016;Registration Deadline: 11/4/2016; Act Scores Available: 12/20/2016.
ACT TEST DATE: 02/11/2017;Registration Deadline 1/13/2017; Act Scores Available: 2/22/2017.
ACT TEST DATE: 04/8/17;Registration Deadline: 3/3/2017; Act Scores Available: 4/18/17.
ACT TEST DATE: 06/10/2017;Registration Deadline 05/05/2017; Act Scores Available: 06/20/2017.
Mizzou Athletic Training Program:
The Athletic Training Program (ATP) at the University of Missouri is hosting their annual Open House to introduce upper level high school students and transfer students to athletic training as a health care profession.
MIZZOU Athletic Training Program
Annual OPEN HOUSE, Friday, October 28, 2-5 P.M.
at the Hearnes Center on the MU Campus
600 E Stadium Blvd, Columbia, Mo
All Senior debt must be paid prior to graduation.
ACT Online Prep Course
We have enrolled every Junior in our online, Odysseyware, ACT Prep Course. An informational letter was sent home to every Junior parent explaining the details. You can access that letter by following the link. Your text to link... You can also find this information on our District website at, http://www.kennett.k12.mo.us.
Coffee ...Coffee...Coffee !!!!
The library is now serving coffee. Come visit our coffee corner and get your morning started with a cup today!
Fine Arts AcademyMissouri State University Fine Arts Academy (June 4-24):
The Missouri Fine Arts Academy is an intensive, residential interdisciplinary arts program for high school sophomores and juniors in the following disciplines:
If interested, visit www.missouristate.edu/MFAA and apply by Nov. 1st.
Curious about what majoring in Engineering is like? Sign up for MU College of Engineering High School Day on Saturday, Nov. 5th in Columbia. Register online at http://engineering.missouri.edu/high-school-day-application/
PUMPKIN DECORATING CONTEST
Southern Bank's Pumpkin Decorating Contest
The contest will begin on October 17th and the Winner will be picked on October 31st.
Pumpkins can be painted or carved !!!! There will be three age groups:
8 & under, 9-15, 16 & up
1st place $50.00/2nd place $25.00
All entries must be turned in by Oct. 28th by 4:00 pm
Senior Pictures !!!
Senior Composites will be held on November 16 here at school. They will be free of charge for everyone. Please sign up outside Mr. Leeker's office.
Boys and Girls Basketball tryouts begin Monday, October 31.
Boys will begin directly after school and Girls will begin at 5:00.
Anyone that plans to try out, please see Coach Vaughan during lunch periods to check on the status of a current sports physical and for any other questions.
Picture Retake Day
Wednesday, Nov 2 is picture retake day. Lifetouch will be here from 8-10 in the cafeteria.
Attention Juniors & Seniors
The seniors and juniors eligible for the University of Mississippi campus tour should have received an email to their school email and a permission slip will follow.
Meeting for ALL members on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 7:10 in the auditorium. Be on time!
Before and After School Tutoring
Before School Tutoring: Monday-Friday 6:30-7:30 in the cafeteria and Library.
After School Tutoring: Monday-Thursday 2:30-3:45
After School Enrichment: Monday-Thursday 3:45-4:45
After School Supper: 4:45-5:00 Bus transportation provided afterwards