News and Announcements

 
•GOOD MORNING Titans!!
•TODAY IS FRRRIIIDAY, JAN 18th!!
•Please stand for the Pledge…. (PAUSE)
•"I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."
 

S-A-T WORD OF THE DAY:  

 

Seal of Biliteracy Fun Fact:

Did you know?   Every two weeks, another language dies. Or perhaps a dialect.  There are over 231 completely extinct languages and 2,400 of the world's languages are considered to be in danger of dying out.  What are you waiting for?  Don't let any more languages die.

 

The  Open Mic Coffee house for today has been cancelled.

 

Please come check out the next one on Feb 22nd and continue to submit your artwork, poems and short to stories for this year's edition of Relativity.

 

Please see Ms. Poppafotis for more information!

 

ATTENTION STUDENTS! COUNSELORS ARE STILL ACCEPTING COURSE REGISTRATION CARDS FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR. PLEASE TURN IN YOUR REGISTRATION CARDS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. EVEN IF YOU REGISTERED IN THE PORTAL, IF YOU DO NOT TURN IN YOUR REGISTRATION CARD, COUNSELORS WILL CHANGE YOUR CLASSES AS NECESSARY. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR WEREN'T HERE FOR OUR REGISTRATION DAY, PLEASE SEE YOUR COUNSELOR!

 

There will be a mandatory meeting for all present and interested boys in playing lacrosse this spring. We will meet in Western's room, 153, at the beginning of lunch on Wednesday the 23rd. Please pass the word around.

 Again, all present and future lacrosse players should meet in 153 at the beginning of lunch on Wednesday.

 

All members of the Jaime Escalante Honor Society need to see Ms. O'Neil in portable 1 to sign up for tutoring.

 

Todos los miembros de la sociedad de honores Jaime Escalante necesitan venir al salón p.1 para apuntarse para dar clases.

 

The Jaime Escalante Honor Society is offering tutoring in Spanish and conversation practice in Spanish every Tuesday during the second half of lunch portable 1.

 

The French Honor Society will host a movie event in the Little Theater immediately after school on Wednesday, January 23.  Come see The Intouchables, a true, inspiring dramatic comedy about an unlikely friendship.  The event is free!

 

Hey, Titans! Ready to get your learning permit?
AEHS is offering our second of three opportunities to take the written portion of the test after school on Thursday, February 7th at 3:00pm. You must be at least 15 years and 9 months old on the day of the test to be eligible. The test can be given in English or Spanish.

There is no cost to take the written portion of the test and you will know THAT DAY if you passed the test.

Pick up a Driver's Manual and permission slip from Ms. King in room 113 on Main Street.

There are only 70 spots available to take the test - don't delay in picking up your permission slip! Permission slips are due no later than February 4th, but the sooner, the better!

 

Gandhi Brigade Youth Media's new session of FREE after-school media programs begins on Monday, January 28th.   This is a FREE opportunity for high school students to learn to use digital media as a tool for self-expression and community activism. Students work together to create short documentaries or public service announcements about issues important to them. Also, you get SSL hours for your participation! Classes will meet on Tuesdays after school at the Kensington Park library. For questions, email emma@gandhibrigade.org   or see Ms. Daniels in room 253 before school or room 222 during lunch.

 

Seniors - Do you remember that wonderful time that you paid your $50.00 senior dues to Varner in room 216?  Oh wait, you mean you haven't paid your senior dues yet?   Oof… well, don't be embarrassed.  You can still take $50.00 cash or check to Varner in room 216, or pay online using the "Make School Payments Online" link on the AEHS website.  Pay your senior dues today, and you'll feel like one cool cat.

 

There will be a meeting of THE CHRISTIAN CLUB, at lunch EVERY Friday  in room 263.  All those interested in the relevance of Christianity are welcome to attend.

See You There!

 

All our welcome to come speak French during the first half of lunch on Fridays in Room 28 for our French conversation club.  All levels of speakers are welcome, from novice to native.

 

 

Mondays during lunch in Room 28, French Honor Society members are available to help students who are currently taking a French course and want additional support.

 

 

This is just a reminder…

 

Announcements for Titan TV need to be submitted in Word format to the Titan TV folder on the Staff server.  Please include your sponsor name and the dates you would like your announcement made.  Announcements need to be submitted by 1st Period the DAY BEFORE you would like them aired!   Any questions please contact Mr. Greg Byrd in the Media Center.

 

 

 

ATTENTION STAFF!!

 

Due to the holiday…please be sure to submit any announcements for Wednesday, January 2nd before 3rd Period  TODAY!

Announcements for Titan TV need to be submitted in Word format to the Titan TV folder on the Staff server. Any questions please contact Mr. Greg Byrd in the Media Center.

 

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES COMING UP:  

•The Greater Washington Urban League Scholarship is open to college bound seniors till Jan. 25th.
•The I-Empower Scholarship is open to all minority seniors with a 2.5 GPA till Jan 25th.
•MCPS is offering a $2,000 scholarship to Asian American Seniors with a 3.0 GPA and majoring in education till Feb 15th.  

 

Please stop by the career center to apply and GET MONEY!

 

 

COLLEGE & CAREER VISITS COMING UP:  

Jan. 24th:

Montgomery College - 9:40 am

 

Please stop by the career center prior to your visit to get a pass

 

 

We will be right back after this….

 

TODAY'S TITAN FORECAST

 

Celeb Birthdays:

Actor, Jason Segel - 39

KORN lead singer, Jonathan Davis - 48

Actor, Kevin Costner - 64

Singer, Estelle - 39

"Glee" Actress, Becca Tobin - 33

And…

Actor, Cary Grant was born on this day in 1904

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TITAN SPORTS:

Titan Basketball takes on Whitman.  Girls are Away and Boys at Home.  JV @ 5:30 and Varsity @ 7:15

 

TOMORROW:

Titan Swimming takes on Gaithersburg at Montgomery College - Takoma Park @2:30pm

GO TITANS!!

 

 

That's all for Today!

Have A Great Day Titans!
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And now …

Here is ____ with the Spanish recap…