Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The Media Center will be closed this week for testing. Thank you for your understanding.
There will be no 8th period class on Friday, January 18, 2019.
8th period will be extended 15 minutes on January 15, 16, and 17.
There will be NO 4:30 bus on Friday, January 18, 2019.
High school students are encouraged to participate in the 2019 Junior Achievement Essay Competition. Students have until Feb. 15, 2019 to submit an application and a 1,000-1,500 word essay.
This year’s topic is: “What would make your high school experience more relevant to your future?” The grand prize winner will receive a $20,000 award; first, second and third place winners will each receive $10,000. To learn more visit https://www.myja.org/essay
The League of Educators for Asian American Progress of Montgomery County Public Schools is offering a $2,000 scholarships to graduating MCPS high school seniors who plan to major in the field of education. Eligible applicants must be student members of an Asian American club and/or students who have earned Student Service Learning (SSL) hours supporting Asian American organizations or programs. Please see Ms. DeOto in room 10 by January 24, 2019 for an application.
The next Fine Arts Friday is this Friday the 18th at lunch in the falcon foyer. Please join 8 brave teachers for a good old-fashioned PAINT-OFF. Teachers will be painting their very own Bob Ross Masterpiece alongside a digitally projected Bob Ross. Who will be victorious in creating the most beautiful Ocean Sunset scene? Will it be Mr. McKenna and Ms. Wilder?
There will also be a raffle for prizes so come on by to support the Arts and enter your name into the drawing.
In sports news:
Indoor Track has a meet today at the PG Sportsplex.
Wish the team good luck!
Wrestling takes on Northwest tonight. Varsity at 6:15 and JV at 7:15.
Go out and support your Falcons!