HS Student Bulletin, 4-9-19

Student Bulletin                     Tuesday, April 9                                                                     Day 3

 

There will be a Senior Class meeting for all seniors at 8:00 am on Wednesday, April 10th in the auditorium.  This is a mandatory meeting for all seniors.  Lots of important information!  Please be there!!

 

Junior & Seniors:  If you have invited a guest to prom who is not a Monticello junior or senior, you must register your guest in the office.  There is a pad to write your guest’s name on.    Keep in mind that you may invite only one guest and your guests can not be a middle school student.  Be sure to pick up a guest registration form.  Forms need returned to the office by Friday, April 12th.

 

For everyone attending prom, they should park their cars at the high school, there will be shuttles going back and forth from the high school to Camp Courageous. Once you would like to leave someone will shuttle you back to the high school. There is limited parking at Camp Courageous so please park at the high school.  Thanks

 

Grand March will be at 4:00 on Saturday, April 13 in the HS Auditorium, doors open at 3:15 and students should check in at 3:45 sharp.

 

If you are attending Grand March on Saturday, please stop at the office drive up window and pick up a questionnaire.  Only 2 questions.   We would love to see many of you there and the community enjoys it.   All questions need to be turned into the office or to Mrs. Domer-Sleep by Friday.   Please keep it clean.   For questions, please see Mrs. Domer-Sleep.  Help us make it a fun Grand March!

 

Post Prom will be held from 11 pm – 2 am at the HS, doors open at 11:00, close at 12:00. No re-admittance if you leave.  You do not need to attend Prom to attend Post Prom.  Cost is $10 per person if you did not already purchase the post prom t-shirt and you can pay at the door. T-shirts are sold out. You must be at post prom to win a prize!  See some of the prizes on display in Superior Appliance’s front window!  Lots of food, prizes, and activities you won’t want to miss!!!

 

Those of you that ordered Post Prom t-shirts, they will be available during lunches on Wednesday to pick up.   If you still owe, please bring your money.  Thanks!

 

Students wanting to learn about Kirkwood’s twelve ag programs are invited to attend the Kirkwood Ag Day May 14th.  Students should see Mr. Schmitt or Mrs. Stenger to register.

 

All students registered to take Kirkwood Academy classes next year must attend a mandatory orientation meeting held on Wed., April 17 at Monticello HS.  Non-arts & Sciences meet at 6:00 pm then to JREC.  Arts/Science students 7-7:45 pm @ MHS.  A parent must attend as well.  If you cannot attend, contact Kirkwood.  Letters will be sent home with full details!

 

Camp Wyoming (located in Jones County, Iowa) is in need of volunteers this summer. Come serve as a volunteer counselor for one week and earn 120 volunteer or community service hours. There are two different opportunities available.  See the bulletin board outside the counseling office for more info.

 

We want to recognize seniors for the scholarships and awards they have earned.  Seniors are responsible for contacting Mrs. Stenger with this information.  Contact her by May 17th so she can mention or present those awards.  Honors Night is scheduled for Tuesday, May 21st at 7:30 pm.

 

Juniors interested in learning about and submitting applications for National Council on Youth Leadership (NCYL) should plan to meet in the library Wednesday, April 10th at 7:30 am OR 3:15 pm.  If you are planning to apply you must attend one of the meetings.  Applications will be due in the high school office on Tuesday, April 23rd at noon.

 

Silver Service Hours Opportunity —  Mr Thumma, elementary music teacher, needs help on April 25th with the following in the high school gym:  3:30-4:30 – Set-up chairs and risers and 5:15-6:15 – Hand out programs.  If you can help, contact Mr Thumma at nick.thumma@monticello.k12.ia.us

 

Today’s Lunch:  Mini corn dogs, baked beans apple slices, cookie, and milk.

 

Activities:  Girls Golf here vs North Cedar 4:00.

Boys Golf @ North Cedar 4:00.

Girls Track @ Anamosa 4:30.

 

Seniors’ attendance is expected in the auditorium.

Tuesday, April 9th Adjusted Schedule

Testing                 8:05 – 9:30

WIN                       9:30 -10:00

Block 1                  10:05 – 11:05

Block 3                  11:10 – 12:20

Lunch A:  11:05 – 11:30

Lunch B:  11:55 – 12:20

Block 2                  12:25 – 1:25

Block 4                  1:30 – 2:10

Block 5                  2:15 – 3:15

 

Seniors’ attendance is expected in the auditorium.

Thursday, April 11th Adjusted Schedule

Testing                 8:05 – 9:30

WIN                       9:30 -10:00

Block 2                  10:05 – 11:05

Block 3                  11:10 – 12:20

Lunch A:  11:05 – 11:30

Lunch B:  11:55 – 12:20

Block 1                  12:25 – 1:25

Block 4                  1:30 – 2:10

Block 5                  2:15 – 3:15

 

Guidance News:

All Guidance Office announcements will be listed daily for about a week.  If you need to find a past announcement, search in your email for that week’s school announcement list.

 

All students, especially seniors and juniors should become familiar with the High School Counseling webpage on the District’s website.  Scholarships are being added to the National, State and Local Scholarship webpage and there are many scholarships on the site to look at which all will eventually be updated.  There are also links to other scholarship opportunities for all age groups, college rep visits, college visit days, military rep visits, and many other links to browse through.

 

Want to learn about financial aid for college?  Join ICAN’s live online presentation on Monday, April 8th at 5:00 pm.  Register here.

 

Raymond G. Schneider Living Endowment for Youth Scholarship-Applicant must be a Monticello High School senior planning to attend a post-secondary institution.  Chosen based on character, academics, community involvement and extra-curricular involvement.  Application can be found on the 2019 Scholarship Application webpage that is linked on the MHS Counseling website.   Deadline: April 15, 2019

 

Monticello Firefighters/Richmond Kromminga Memorial Scholarship – Open to all seniors.  Application can be found on the 2019 Scholarship Application webpage that is linked on the MHS Counseling website.  Deadline:  April 12, 2019

 

Children’s Cancer Connection Empowering Scholarship – Applicant must be from Iowa and has been directly affected by childhood cancer (includes individuals who currently have or have had cancer before the age of 18, or a sibling of that individual), must be planning to attend an accredited two or four-year institution. Two recommendations required plus 10-40 hours of volunteer support.  Application can be found on the 2019 Scholarship Application webpage that is linked on the MHS Counseling website.  Deadline:  Fall Semester is due last Friday in May / Spring Semester is due last Friday in September.

 

Starlighters Theater Scholarship – Offered to Jones County seniors who have participated in at least one Starlighters II mainstage production.  Application can be found on the 2019 Scholarship Application webpage linked off the MHS Counseling website.  Deadline:  April 26, 2019

Mae Henry Family & Consumer Science Award- Applicant must be interest in pursuing a degree in the area of Family & Consumer Science. Application can be found on the 2019 Scholarship Application webpage linked from the MHS Counseling website.  Deadline:  May 15, 2019