Kennett High School Bulletin for Saturday, October 25, 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. Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship - a potential $40,000 per year award: Eligibility - planning to attend a 4-yr college, have at least a 3.5 gpa, ACT score of 26 or higher, demonstrate financial need (applicants w/a family income up to $95,000 will be considered) . Deadline is November 4th. To apply, visit www.jkcf.org 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 Hagen Scholarship: Must have a 3.5 gpa, 23 or higher on the ACT, must work 240 hrs prior to the start of each academic year of college, must complete the FAFSA. For more information, visit www.hsfmo.org 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.
Attention Spanish Club Members If you want to remain a member of Spanish Club, you must complete 3 service activities by Dec. 16. You can pick up a list of service opportunities from either Ms. Koch or Ms. Rhew.
2015 Yearbook Purchase your 2015 Yearbook now and save money! Go to the Kennett High School's webpage, http://www.kennett.k12.mo.us/schools/kennett-high-school, and click on the "Buy Your Yearbook" link. If you would rather pay with cash or check, please see a Yearbook Staff member or Ms. Timmons. Yearbooks are now $40 with free namestamping. After October 31, yearbooks will cost $50 and namestamping is extra.
Senior Composite Photos Senior Composite photos for the 2015 Yearbook will be taken October 27, 28, and 30 at Prestigious Images. The cost is $20 per student and is due at the time of service. Sign-up sheets will be posted on the KHS Office window on October 13. If the page becomes full, and that is the only day you are available, sign below the slots and they will work you into the schedule. If you sign up, please put a reminder on your phone and check your school email regularly. Reminders will be sent via email.
Halloween Dance Key Club is hosting the Halloween Dance on Thursday Oct. 30 from 7-10. The cost is $3 if you wear a costume or $5 if you do not wear a costume. There will be a costume contest group and individual costumes. A prize will be awarded in each category.
College Fair On October 29th, juniors and seniors will be participating in a college fair. They will attend from 9:00 to 9:45. Parents are welcome to attend. It will be in the gym. Students from area schools will be attending from 9:45 to 10:30.
Seniors On Friday, Nov. 7th at Southeast MO State University, the Dept. of Polytechnic Studies is hosting an Advanced Technology Showcase. This is especially for juniors and seniors interested in upper level science and math and a career in technology. See the bulletin board outside the counselors' office for details.
NHS All NHS members going on the Ole Miss trip, need to meet in Mrs. McMullan's room Thursday, Oct. 30th at 7:10 for a short meeting. Don't be late!