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Announcements for Wednesday, August 23, 2017

CAFÉ MENU: Asian Fusion Bar; Big Daddy’s Pizza; Chicken Sandwich
SIDES: Lo Mein Noodles, Fried Rice, Sweet Potato Fries, Asian Veggies, Edamame

TODAY: Make sure if you are participating in the Geauga County Fair next week that you complete a PLANNED ABSENCE FORM by Tuesday Aug 29th and turn into the Attendance Office.

TODAY: FOOTBALL PRE-SALE tickets will be sold during lunch blocks for only $4.00 for this Friday’s game against Streetsboro. ALL PROCEEDS go to the Kenston Athletic Program, so buy your tickets here and support our BOMBERS!

TODAY: ATHLETIC PASSES: If you purchased a season athletic pass please come pick it up in the Athletic Depart Office.

THURSDAY: August 24th: Open House for parents @ 7 pm. Remind your parents that they will be able to walk through your class schedule and meet all of your teachers and realize how much work you do and why you’re so tired when you get home.

Do you want to try something NEW and EXCITING? Then sign up to be part of the Kenston Bocce or Unicycle Clubs. Classes begin after Labor Day. Come visit Mr. Segulin in Room B123 if interested.

Calling All Bombers: Our Football Team is in the running for Channel 8’s “Game of the Week”.
Please Vote Often! There is a link on our home page in the upper right corner. Please note, you may have use your smart phone to vote.

PSAT/SAT CLASSES: Are you a sophomore or junior looking to get a step ahead for the PSAT or SAT? Fear no more. Kenston Community Education is offering a PSAT/SAT preparation course taught by Mr. Koltas and Mr. Marchesi. Classes begin September 5th and will be held in the KHS library. You can pick up a registration form in guidance, A119, or you may sign-up on the KCE website.

ASSISTANT COACH/ TECH SUPPORT: Any students interested in being a student assistant coach/tech support to the KHS Football team please see Coach Grubich or Coach Anderson during your homeroom. Various jobs available involving technology, equipment set up, video editing. Opportunities available!! Community service hours available.

Your HOMECOMING DANCE is coming soon! (Saturday, Sept 23rd)! Remember if you plan to ask a student from another school, you must fill out a DANCE GUEST FORM. You can pick one up in the Main Office or Guidance.

SATURDAY: Volunteers are needed to help with the Hiram Family Farm Days this Saturday, Aug. 26. See Guidance for more information if you can help with this family fun day.

COLLEGE VISITS: You won’t need to go far for College Visitations–just a short walk to Guidance. That’s right! Colleges will visit HERE. Check the listing on the bulletin board outside Guidance. If you’re interested in learning more about any of the colleges, sign up in Guidance to receive a pass. Admissions representatives meet with interested students in Guidance DURING the school day! The list is updated regularly so check it often. We’ll be starting off with Hiram College Sept. 5, then on Sept. 11, Mount Union, Ohio Wesleyan and University of Rochester. Sept. 12 is Ohio University and Sept. 13 is Ashland University.

SATURDAY: VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Students interested in helping youth with physical disabilities experience adapted sports, recreational and social growth activities are welcome to join the Youth Challenge Volunteer team. Mandatory training sessions are from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22 OR from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 26th at Hanna Perkins Center, 19910 Malvern Road in Shaker Heights. Space is limited; to RSVP call 440-892-1001, ext. 14, or contact Sarah Perez-Stable at sperez-stable@youthchallengesports.com. Community service hours are given.

TRIVIA: In which sport do participants perform the Fosbury Flop? Need to get the trivial knowledge out of your head? Stop by Room C138 Fridays after school for trivia therapy.
Today’s answer: Track and Field High jump.

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY: Any Junior or Senior students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, qualifies to pick up a NHS Selection Packet. Packets are available in the Guidance Office. Applications are due by 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 31, 2017.

ATTENTION SENIORS who are in Mr. Marchesi’s 2nd semester AP English class. If you are looking for assistance in writing your college application essay, please stop by room A119 to set up a conference time.

ALL STUDENTS: Turn in all required paperwork immediately to Homeroom teachers, Main Office or the Guidance Dept. The deadline for Census Verification forms is Friday, August 31st.

SENIORS, REQUIRED VACCINE: All seniors are required to have proof of the meningococcal vaccine on file in the clinic PRIOR TO the beginning of the 2017-18 school year. By state law, students will not be allowed to stay in school longer than 14 school days unless proof has been received on all required immunizations. Note: students who had the first dose prior to age 16 must have the second dose before entering 12th grade. Documentation can be a signed note from the physician’s office or an immunization summary printout. Proof must include the month, day, and year of the dose. Deadline: Friday, August 31st.

DRESS CODE REMINDER: A friendly reminder from your School Handbook: With warmer weather, please be mindful of the STUDENT DRESS CODE- All shorts and skirts should be mid-thigh in length and all shirts should have at least a 2 INCH WIDE STRAP- no spaghetti straps or tank tops are permitted.

SCHOOL PICTURES/ I.D. MAKE-UP DAY is Thursday, August 24th 10:30 am – 12:30 pm in the Band Room

SENIOR PORTRAITS: All seniors should plan to take advantage of the FREE session for Senior Picture for the Yearbook on Tuesday, Oct 10th (9–11:00 AM, Band Room). Venditti will be here to take a complimentary, professional picture—sorry, you cannot purchase this picture, it is for the yearbook only. Senior portrait specifications for other Photographers: Size—no less than 300 dpi. Pose—only traditional full color portrait, head and shoulders only. Background—must be on the spectrum from cobalt to navy blue (no light blue). No hats, props, hands or inappropriate clothing. Submit your photograph electronically by email attachment to: justin.fodor@kenstonapps.org or on a CD. Under no circumstances will a senior portrait be scanned from a print. Any questions, see Mr. Fodor, room A114.

HOMEROOM EVERY DAY! YAY! Well, Friday thru Wednesday, that is.
Friday, August 18th—Grade 9 Assembly @ 10:30 am in the Auditorium
Monday, August 21st—Grade 10 Assembly @ 10:30 am in the Auditorium
Tuesday, August 22nd—Grade 11 Assembly @ 10:30 am in the Auditorium
Wednesday, August 23rd—Grade 12 Assembly @ 10:30 am in the Auditorium

JOB POSTINGS:
Pioneer Waterland’s Fall Fear Fest seeks to hire more than 100 monsters; at the park’s new Halloween event – Fall Fear Fest. Auditions are open and no previous acting experience is needed. Applicants need to be at least 16, available to work the majority of Friday and Saturday nights from 9/22 through Oct. 28. Applications are available online and should be filled out ahead of time. Also looking to hire make-up artists, costume designers and support cast.

Need a job? New positions posted! Check out our JOB BOARD. Employers post jobs here because they want YOU! Go to the KHS website, type in “job board” in the search box, or stop by the job board across from Guidance.

LOST & FOUND ITEMS: Please stop by the Main Office if you have lost something or if you have found something that someone has lost. Our drawers already have things from this year– jewelry, planner, sweatshirts and more. If you lost something that hasn’t been found yet, fill out a form so we can notify you when it’s found!

Announcements for Tuesday, August 22, 2017

CAFÉ MENU: Pasta Bar; Stuffed Crust Pizza; Chicken Wings SIDES: Macaroni Salad, Texas Toast, Garden Salad, Choice of Fruit Volunteers are needed to help with the Hiram Family Farm Days this Saturday, Aug. 26. See Guidance for more information if you can help with this family fun day. COLLEGE VISITS: You won’t need to go… Continue Reading

Announcements for Monday, August 21, 2017

CAFÉ MENU: Loaded Baked Potato Bar; Bosco Sticks with Marinara; Chicken Sandwich SIDES: Broccoli, Tater Tots, Garden Salad, Choice of Fruit TODAY a total eclipse of the Sun will be visible in the United States for the first time in almost 40 years. The Sun’s visible and invisible rays can cause serious damage to your… Continue Reading

Announcements for Friday, August 18, 2017

CAFÉ MENU: Chipotle Bar, Pizza, Chicken Gyro with Tzatziki sauce SIDES: Cilantro Lime Rice, Chipotle beans, Roasted Veggies, Salad Bar ATTENTION SENIORS who are in Mr. Marchesi’s 2nd semester AP English class. If you are looking for assistance in writing your college application essay, please stop by room A119 to set up a conference time.… Continue Reading

Announcements for Thursday, August 17, 2017

WELCOME BACK! This is going to be your BEST school year yet! ALL STUDENTS: Turn in all required paperwork immediately to Homeroom teachers, Main Office or the Guidance Dept. The deadline for Census Verification forms is Friday, August 31st. SENIORS, REQUIRED VACCINE: All seniors are required to have proof of the meningococcal vaccine on file… Continue Reading

Announcements For Friday, May 26, 2017

CAFÉ MENU: Sandwiches and Pizza SIDES: Simply to Go: Popcorn Chicken Salad TODAY: Attention to all girls who are interested in BASKETBALL for next year.  Please stop by the Main Office sometime today to sign up for contact information. LIBRARY REMINDER: This is a reminder to all students: please return any books you have checked… Continue Reading

Announcements For Thursday, May 25, 2017

CAFÉ MENU: Sandwiches and Pizza SIDES: Simply to Go: Popcorn Chicken Salad TODAY: Attention to all girls who are interested in BASKETBALL for next year.  Please stop by the Main Office sometime today to sign up for contact information. LIBRARY REMINDER: This is a reminder to all students: please return any books you have checked… Continue Reading

Announcements For Wednesday, May 24, 2017

CONGRATUALATIONS  and GOOD LUCK to the following athletes who qualified for the Regional Track Meet Wednesday night: (In alphabetical order)   Izzy Gabram, Loren Gormley, Matt Iklodi, Kee-shaun Merrill, Elyse Myles, Rhianna Patrick, Megan Randall, Gabriela Salvini, Sam Slezak, Bransen Stanley, Dorion Talley, Kate Taylor, Ariana Vaughan, Brianna Yurkovich.  BROKEN RECORDS:  The Girl’s 4×100 and 4×200… Continue Reading

Announcements For Tuesday, May 23, 2017

GOOD LUCK to the Boys Lacrosse Team as they compete in the Regional Semi-finals against Chagrin TONIGHT.  Come cheer on the team in Chagrin, game time 7 PM. CONGRATUALATIONS to the following athletes who qualified for the Regional Track Meet Wednesday night: (In alphabetical order)   Izzy Gabram, Loren Gormley, Matt Iklodi, Kee-shaun Merrill, Elyse Myles,… Continue Reading

Announcements For Monday, May 22, 2017

TODAY:  There will be a JUNIOR Class Assembly during HOMEROOM today in the auditorium.  All juniors please plan to attend. TODAY: FRENCH CLUB– come to room C-217 during HOMEROOM today to hear about the trip to Quebec in summer 2018. TODAY: Reminder to the Kenston Connection Sophomore Mentors: there is a mandatory meeting AFTER SCHOOL… Continue Reading