Daily Bulletin

Kennett High School Bulletin for Tuesday, November 24, 2015

ACT ACT Saturday Test Dates for 2015-16: December 12 - registration deadline is Nov. 6, February 6 - registration deadline is Jan. 8, April 9 - registration deadline is March 4, June 11 - registration deadline is May 6. Cost is $39.50. If you qualify for free/reduced lunch, you may take it for free a few times, see Mrs. Crossno for the fee waiver form. To register to test, go to www.actstudent.org Questions: See Mrs. Crossno

Lunch Menus Lunch menus are available in the cafeteria.

Scholarship Opportunities *With any scholarship questions, see Mrs. Crossno. Don't let an opportunity pass you by. Let's make the Class of 2016 the recipients of the most scholarships awarded to KHS students ever!!

SportQuest Playing With Purpose Scholarship Program is a national program that honors and encourages high school student athletes who excel athletically, academically and have committed their life to following Christ. Apply Sept. 1st - Feb. 1st, 2016. Visit www.playingwithpurpose.org to apply.
Horatio Alger National Scholarship: visit scholars.horatioalger.org/ to apply. Must demonstrate critical financial need, have a 2.0 gpa, be involved in school activities, and display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.
New scholarship opportunities from Missouri State and Southeast Missouri State University are located in Mrs. Crossno's office. Apply NOW!
Mizzou Scholarship: Spiese Scholarship for students planning to major in something in the College of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources. This is a degree area that covers way more than just farming. See Mrs. Crossno for application website. Deadline is Dec. 15th.
Most Valuable Student Scholarship - seniors, visit www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm to apply. Deadline is Dec. 4th.
Elks National Foundation Scholarships: For information and applications, visit www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm For Most Valuable Student Scholarship - deadline is Dec. 4th; For Legacy Awards - deadline is Jan. 29th Project 21 Scholarship: Students get the opportunity to address the issue of underage gambling by writing an article or creating a poster or video. Project 21 Scholarships will be awarded for 2016 as follows: Two $1,500.00 First prizes, and Four $1,000.00 Second Prizes. See Mrs. Crossno for an application.
Conservation Foundation of Missouri Scholarship CFMO offers 5 - $1000 scholarships to high school seniors or undergraduates 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, athttp://www.moswcs.org/scholarship/.
Any 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 November 30th (Monday after Thanksgiving).
If you are a senior interested in attending Universal Technical Institute, see Mrs. Crossno about a scholarship competition.

Seniors As you get accepted to college/tech. school, sign to play sports at a college, enlist in the military let Mrs. Crossno know!!

Seniors, for college housing purposes, it is very important that you get your college applications submitted early. Some colleges, like Southeast MO State, suggest Nov. 1st as the application deadline. If you need help filling out an application, see Mrs. Crossno.

Seniors & Juniors: There will be an ACT Prep class at KHS before the December test on December 8th and 10th. It is an all-day class and the cost is $50. Professors from Southeast Missouri State come down to teach it. If interested in taking the class, sign up list is posted on Mrs. Crossno's office door. There has to be at least 20 sign up in order for the price to stay at $50.

Juniors & Seniors: If you are a junior or senior and are interested in taking some Early College Credit Classes next semester through Three Rivers, see Mrs. Crossno for registration information.

November Dismissals

The Thanksgiving vacation in Kennett Public Schools will begin at the close of school Friday, November 20, 2015 and will end with the opening of school at the regular time on Monday, November 30, 2015.

Out of Town Date Christmas Ball: Out of town date forms are in the office and are due no later than Tuesday, Dec. 2. KHS graduates who are attending the dance must be signed up no later that Thursday, Dec. 3rd.

Google for Doodle Any student grades K-12 can enter "Google for Doodle" to win up to $30,000. Visit www.google.com/doodle4google to enter. Seniors: visit the following link to access various scholarship opportunities: http://jlvcollegecounseling.com/resources/scholarships-lists/

Spring Musical Auditions for the Spring Musical will be December 9, 2015 at 2:30 and 6:00 p.m. Call backs will be December 10th.

CONGRATULATIONS to the Christmas Ball royalty: King and Queen will be Maleik Thomas and Karley Wake, Senior court is Jacoby Watson and Elizabeth Cook, Junior court is Mathew Figgins and Kami Neel, Sophomore court is Zane Wallace and Kamryn Nelson, Freshman court is Andrew Spence and Allie Parrent.

NHS Reminder: Decorating at NHC (nursing home on south by-pass) at 3pm on Monday, November 30.

Physics Alumni Scholarship: Seniors planning on attending SEMO, with an ACT of 24 or higher, and majoring in Science. Deadline is May 1st. Visit www.semo.edu/foundation/endowed-scholarships.htm to apply

Interested juniors and seniors: A rep from Mississippi State University will be here on December 3rd at 10:30. Sign up outside counselors' office to attend.

Composite Retakes Retakes for Senior Composite photos will be held at KHS on Monday, December 7. Seniors: This is your last chance for a composite photo for the yearbook. Sign up with Mrs. Creed, Mrs. Cook or Mrs. McCormick. Your photo will be free of charge. See us for details if you have questions.

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