Monday, November 23, 2015

November 22nd, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Monday, November 23, 2015
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1.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

2.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

3.     Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

4.     Come show your support at the Charity Volleyball Event against our rival, the Reed Raiders, tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 24th.  We are raising money for the Evelyn Mount Community Outreach so your attendance is appreciated.  (Faker 11/17-11/24)

5.     If you’re interested in visiting places like France, Spain, Germany or Costa Rica here’s your chance!  Go see Miss Blakely in M-3 to find out how!  (Blakely 11/19-12/17)

6.     If you are interested in trying out for the Softball Team this year then you will need to attend the Parent and Player meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 5:30 pm in room 170.  (A Anderson 11/20-12/1)

7.     Attention Juniors and Seniors:  Spanish Springs High School’s counseling department and the University of Nevada would like to invite you to attend Financial Aid Night.  This event will be held on Wednesday, December 2nd at 6:30 pm in the theater.  A representative from UNR’s financial aid office will be on hand to discuss the financial aid process. Counselors will also be available to answer questions you may have.  Please logon to the SSHS counseling webpage to rsvp for this event.  (Hamilton 11/20-12/2)


8.     FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 11/23-11/24)


Friday, November 20, 2015

November 19th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Thursday, November 19, 2015
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1.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)


2.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

3.     SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

4.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

5.     Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

6.     The Asian Culture Club will meet TODAY, Thursday, November 19th at lunch in room 253.  (Kwasna 11/16-11/18)

7.       Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus tomorrow, Friday, November 20th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/17-11/20)

8.     Come show your support at the Charity Volleyball Event against our rival, the Reed Raiders, next Tuesday, Nov. 24th.  We are raising money for the Evelyn Mount Community Outreach so your attendance is appreciated.  (Faker 11/17-11/24)

9.     If you’re interested in visiting places like France, Spain, Germany or Costa Rica here’s your chance!  Go see Miss Blakely in M-3 to find out how!  (Blakely 11/19-12/17)


November 18th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Wednesday, November 18, 2015
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1.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)


2.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

3.     SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

4.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

5.     Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

6.     The Asian Culture Club will meet this week on Thursday, November 19th at lunch in room 253.  (Kwasna 11/16-11/18)

7.       Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, November 20th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/17-11/20)

8.     Attention all girls interested in trying out for softball this year – there will be a mandatory informational meeting in the foyer during lunch today, Wednesday, Nov. 18th.  (Picollo 11/17-11/18)

9.     Come show your support at the Charity Volleyball Event against our rival, the Reed Raiders, next Tuesday, Nov. 24th.  We are raising money for the Evelyn Mount Community Outreach so your attendance is appreciated.  (Faker 11/17-11/24)

10.                          Are you interested in becoming a Nursing Professional?  UNR will hold an informational session tonight from 5:30-6:30 at the Joe Crowley Student Union.  Stop by and get your questions answered.  (Taveira 11/18)




November 17th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Tuesday, November 17, 2015
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1.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)


2.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

3.     SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

4.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

5.     Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

6.     The Asian Culture Club will meet this week on Thursday, November 19th at lunch in room 253.  (Kwasna 11/16-11/18)

7.     There will be a baseball meeting today (Tuesday) at lunch in the fitness weight room.  All students who are planning to try out for baseball in the spring need to attend.  (Hofmann 11/16-11/17)

8.     FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 11/16-11/17)

9.     Seniors!  Sierra Nevada College will be in front of the College and Career Center today, November, 17th during lunch.  Stop by and get your questions answered.  (Taveira 11/16-11/17)

10.                          Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, November 20th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/17-11/20)

11.                          Attention all girls interested in trying out for softball this year – there will be a mandatory informational meeting in the foyer during lunch tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 18th.  (Picollo 11/17-11/18)

12.                          Come show your support at the Charity Volleyball Event against our rival, the Reed Raiders, next Tuesday, Nov. 24th.  We are raising money for the Evelyn Mount Community Outreach so your attendance is appreciated.  (Faker 11/17-11/24)




November 16th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Monday, November 16, 2015
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1.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)


2.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

3.     SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

4.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

5.     Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

6.     The Asian Culture Club will meet this week on Thursday, November 19th at lunch in room 253.  (Kwasna 11/16-11/18)

7.     There will be a baseball meeting Tuesday at lunch in the fitness weight room.  All students who are planning to try out for baseball in the spring need to attend.  (Hofmann 11/16-11/17)

8.     FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 11/16-11/17)

9.     Seniors!  Sierra Nevada College will be in front of the College and Career Center tomorrow November, 17th during lunch.  Stop by and get your questions answered.  (Taveira 11/16-11/17)




Friday, November 13, 2015

November 13th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Friday, November 13, 2015
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1.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

2.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

3.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held tomorrow, Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)


4.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

5.     Only here this week and next, SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

6.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

7.     TMCC is offering a Coaching the Teen Drive Class at Spanish Springs High School on Feb. 3 from 6-8:30 pm for $39.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/13 & 1/11-1/22)

8.     Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

9.     There will be a Boys Lacrosse Meeting in Ms. Beadell’s room, 228, today, Friday, 11/13.  We will be deciding on a logo, motto and going over this winter season.  For more information contact Ms. Beadell, Cooper Venzon or Shaun Dunn.  (Beadell 11/12-11/13)



November 12th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Thursday, November 12, 2015
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1.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

2.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

3.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

4.     Join us for our SSHS Senior Student-Athlete Signing Ceremony TODAY, Thursday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 in the SSHS Main Gym Lobby.  The following athletes are signing with their respective colleges:
Ryan Anderson (Baseball) = University of Nevada, Reno
Hayley Fein (Softball) = California State University, Monterey Bay
Bailey Ivory (Softball) = Caldwell University, New Jersey (Anderson 11/6-11/12)


5.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

6.     Only here this week and next, SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

7.     There are only 2 days left to clear for WINTER Athletics!  Turn in your clearance form to Mrs. Sterett in the office.  (Sterett 11/9-11/12)

8.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/30)

9.     TMCC is offering a Coaching the Teen Drive Class at Spanish Springs High School on Feb. 3 from 6-8:30 pm for $39.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 11/12-11/13 & 1/11-1/22)

10.                          Do you have a library fine?  The library is now accepting canned food in lieu of money to pay off your library fines.  Each can you donate will equal one dollar.  This is a great opportunity to help families in need!  (Lopez 11/12-11/30)

CONGRATULATIONS to the following Spanish Springs Cross Country runners for being selected for the Northern Nevada Division 1 All Region Teams:
Andrew Ribeiro – 1st Team
Joshua Rodriguez – 2nd Team
Lauryn Massic – 1st Team
Alexis Melendrez – 2nd Team.  (Beadell 11/10)


November 10th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Tuesday, November 10, 2015
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1.     Cougars, don’t forget to bring your hygiene items to the helping the homeless box located in the main hall.  (Faker 10/22-11/10)

2.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

3.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

4.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

5.     Attention all ski racers, the Cougar Ski Team will have an info meeting today, Tuesday, at lunch in room 122.  Practice starts the 17th, so get clearances done!  See you Tuesday at lunch!  (Weible 11/5-11/9)

6.     Students:   Are you interested in becoming a Medical Doctor or Dentist?  See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for an opportunity to meet with reps from the UNR School of Medicine and UNLV School of Dental Medicine.  (Taveira 11/5-11/10)

7.     Join us for our SSHS Senior Student-Athlete Signing Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 in the SSHS Main Gym Lobby.  The following athletes are signing with their respective colleges:
Ryan Anderson (Baseball) = University of Nevada, Reno
Hayley Fein (Softball) = California State University, Monterey Bay
Bailey Ivory (Softball) = Caldwell University, New Jersey (Anderson 11/6-11/12)

8.      Attention SkillsUSA Members – Any SkillsUSA members going to the Fall Leadership Conference need to meet in Mr. Bowers’ room at lunch today, Tuesday.  The SkillsUSA meeting at lunch on Tuesday will go over information and dress for the conference.  (Bowers 11/6-11/10)

9.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

10.                          FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 11/9-11/10)

11.                          Only here this week and next, SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

12.                          There are only 3 days left to clear for WINTER Athletics!  Turn in your clearance form to Mrs. Sterett in the office.  (Sterett 11/9-11/12)

CONGRATULATIONS to the following Spanish Springs Cross Country runners for being selected for the Northern Nevada Division 1 All Region Teams:
Andrew Ribeiro – 1st Team
Joshua Rodriguez – 2nd Team
Lauryn Massic – 1st Team
Alexis Melendrez – 2nd Team.  (Beadell 11/10)


Fallout 4 is out today.

November 9th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Monday, November 9, 2015
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1.     Cougars, don’t forget to bring your hygiene items to the helping the homeless box located in the main hall.  (Faker 10/22-11/10)

2.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

3.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

4.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

5.     Attention all ski racers, the Cougar Ski Team will have an info meeting on Tuesday at lunch in room 122.  Practice starts the 17th, so get clearances done!  See you Tuesday at lunch!  (Weible 11/5-11/9)

6.     Students:   Are you interested in becoming a Medical Doctor or Dentist?  See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for an opportunity to meet with reps from the UNR School of Medicine and UNLV School of Dental Medicine.  (Taveira 11/5-11/10)

7.     Join us for our SSHS Senior Student-Athlete Signing Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 in the SSHS Main Gym Lobby.  The following athletes are signing with their respective colleges:
Hayley Fein (Softball) = California State University, Monterey Bay
Bailey Ivory (Softball) = Caldwell University, New Jersey (Anderson 11/6-11/12)

8.      Attention SkillsUSA Members – Any SkillsUSA members going to the Fall Leadership Conference need to meet in Mr. Bowers’ room at lunch on Tuesday.  The SkillsUSA meeting at lunch on Tuesday will go over information and dress for the conference.  (Bowers 11/6-11/10)

9.     Students, Are you interested in attending the Naval Academy at Annapolis??  We will have a special guest from the Naval Academy in the Career Center on Monday, November 23rd from 1-2:30 to answer all your questions.  See Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center to sign up to attend.  (Taveira 11/9-11/23)

10.                          FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 11/9-11/10)

11.                          Only here this week and next, SSHS Cafeteria is featuring a couple of new sandwiches that are going to get your taste buds ready for Fall.  First up:  The Southern style Chicken Salad Sandwich with diced celery and grapes.  Also, the Turkey Ba-BOOM sandwich:  Sliced turkey with a spicy mayo sauce and pepper jack cheese.  Fuel up with lunch!  (Kitchen 11/9-11/20)

12.                          There are only 4 days left to clear for WINTER Athletics!  Turn in your clearance form to Mrs. Sterett in the office.  (Sterett 11/9-11/12)

CONGRATULATIONS to our Boys Cross Country Team of Andrew Ribeiro, Daniel Horner, Matt Hakin, Hunter Beadell, Josh Rodriguez, Craig Postlethwaite, and Seth Barker for beating every team from Vegas to earn the second place NIAA State Championship title.  What an accomplishment for our first trip to State as a Cross Country Team!  Congratulations as well to Lauryn Massic for her individual performance finishing 15th in the girls race.  Way to go Cougars!  (Beadell 11/9)



Friday, November 6, 2015

November 6th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Friday, November 6, 2015
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1.     Cougars, don’t forget to bring your hygiene items to the helping the homeless box located in the main hall.  (Faker 10/22-11/10)

2.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

3.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

4.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

5.     Last chance formal senior pictures will take place today (Friday) in the cafeteria.  Only seniors who have not been pictured will receive an appointment card for a designated time slot.  Please plan accordingly.  If you do not take your picture and have not been pictured in the studio you will not be in the yearbook this year.  No exceptions.  (Marvin 11/3-11/6)

6.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, November 6th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/3-11/6)

7.     Winter Sports Clearance is due this week.  If you are not cleared you cannot tryout for a winter sport.  If you were cleared for a fall sport and want to play a winter sport, you MUST clear by completing a “Quick Form”.  Please come to the main office and see Mrs. Sterett.  (Sterett 11/4-11/6)

8.     Attention all ski racers, the Cougar Ski Team will have an info meeting on Tuesday at lunch in room 122.  Practice starts the 17th, so get clearances done!  See you Tuesday at lunch!  (Weible 11/5-11/9)

9.     Students:   Are you interested in becoming a Medical Doctor or Dentist?  See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for an opportunity to meet with reps from the UNR School of Medicine and UNLV School of Dental Medicine.  (Taveira 11/5-11/10)

10.                          23% of fulltime undergraduates 24 and younger work 20 or more hours a week.  (L Dreelan 11/6)

11.                          Join us for our SSHS Senior Student-Athlete Signing Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 in the SSHS Main Gym Lobby.  The following athletes are signing with their respective colleges:
Hayley Fein (Softball) = California State University, Monterey Bay
Bailey Ivory (Softball) = Caldwell University, New Jersey (Anderson 11/6-11/12)


12.                         Attention SkillsUSA Members – Any SkillsUSA members going to the Fall Leadership Conference need to meet in Mr. Bowers room at lunch on Tuesday.  The SkillsUSA meeting at lunch on Tuesday will go over information and dress for the conference.  (Bowers 11/6-11/10)

November 5th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Thursday, November 5, 2015
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1.     Cougars, don’t forget to bring your hygiene items to the helping the homeless box located in the main hall.  (Faker 10/22-11/10)

2.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

3.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

4.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

5.     Last chance formal senior pictures will take place today (Thursday) and tomorrow (Friday) in the cafeteria.  Only seniors who have not been pictured will receive an appointment card today and tomorrow for a designated time slot.  Please plan accordingly.  If you do not take your picture Thursday or Friday and have not been pictured in the studio you will not be in the yearbook this year.  No exceptions.  (Marvin 11/3-11/6)

6.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, November 6th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/3-11/6)

7.     There will be a mandatory meeting for anyone planning on wrestling or being a manager this year.  The meeting will be today (Thursday) during lunch in the gym foyer.  (Imelli 11/4-11/5)

8.     Winter Sports Clearance is due this week.  If you are not cleared you cannot tryout for a winter sport.  If you were cleared for a fall sport and want to play a winter sport, you MUST clear by completing a “Quick Form”.  Please come to the main office and see Mrs. Sterett.  (Sterett 11/4-11/6)

9.     Among millennials ages 25-32, median annual earnings for full-time working college-degree holders are $17,500 greater than those with high school diplomas only.  (L Dreelan 11/5)

10.                          Attention all ski racers, the Cougar Ski Team will have an info meeting on Tuesday at lunch in room 122.  Practice starts the 17th, so get clearances done!  See you Tuesday at lunch!  (Weible 11/5-11/9)

11.                          Students:   Are you interested in becoming a Medical Doctor or Dentist?  See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for an opportunity to meet with reps from the UNR School of Medicine and UNLV School of Dental Medicine.  (Taveira 11/5-11/10)

CONGRATULATIONS to our Varsity Girls Soccer team for beating Galena 3-1 in the 1st round of the playoffs.  Come out Saturday to North Valleys & support the SSHS girls during their game vs. Manogue at noon.  Way to go, Cougars!  (Long 11/5)


Wednesday, November 4, 2015

November 4th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Wednesday, November 4, 2015
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1.     Cougars, don’t forget to bring your hygiene items to the helping the homeless box located in the main hall.  (Faker 10/22-11/10)

2.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

3.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

4.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

5.     The SSHS Girls Soccer will be hosting first round NIAA Division 1 North Region Tournament games today,Wednesday, Nov. 4.  Adult Tickets are $10; Student Tickets are $5; Senior Tickets are $3.  The first 100 SSHS Students to the games will receive free entry with their Student ID Card.  Ticket Sales will begin at 4:30 pm.  (A Anderson 11/2-11/4)

6.     Last chance formal senior pictures will take place this Thursday and Friday in the cafeteria.  Only seniors who have not been pictured will receive an appointment card today and tomorrow for a designated time slot.  Please plan accordingly.  If you do not take your picture Thursday or Friday and have not been pictured in the studio you will not be in the yearbook this year.  No exceptions.  (Marvin 11/3-11/6)

7.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, November 6th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/3-11/6)

8.     There will be a mandatory meeting for anyone planning on wrestling or being a manager this year.  The meeting will be tomorrow, Thursday, during lunch in the gym foyer.  (Imelli 11/4-11/5)

9.     Winter Sports Clearance is due this week.  If you are not cleared you cannot tryout for a winter sport.  If you were cleared for a fall sport and want to play a winter sport, you MUST clear by completing a “Quick Form”.  Please come to the main office and see Mrs. Sterett.  (Sterett 11/4-11/6)








November 3rd, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
           Tuesday, November 3, 2015
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1.     Seniors!  Are you interested in attending Sierra Nevada College???  Attend their Open House on Friday, November 6.  For more info see Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center.  (Taveira 10/19-11/3)

2.     Cougars, don’t forget to bring your hygiene items to the helping the homeless box located in the main hall.  (Faker 10/22-11/10)

3.     FCCLA and Leadership will be hosting a food drive.  Please drop off canned foods in the buckets in rooms 201 and 107.  (Faker 11/2-11/20)

4.     Leadership is seeking boy volleyball players for our annual charity volleyball game against Reed.  Tryouts will be November 15 and 22 from 8-10 am in the big gym.  Stay tuned for other dates for tryouts/practices.  (Faker 11/2-11/15)

5.     Boys wishing to try out for basketball, tryouts will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Monday Nov. 16.  All boys wishing to tryout must complete the clearance packet prior to tryouts.  Fall sport athletes wishing to tryout must also complete a quick clearance.  See Mrs. Sterett to get cleared.  Please see the signs posted in the gym and boys locker room for tryout times or see Coach Penney.  (Penney 11/2-11/13)

6.     The SSHS Girls Soccer and Volleyball Teams will be hosting first round NIAA Division 1 North Region Tournament games on Tuesday, Nov. 3 (Volleyball) and Wednesday, Nov. 4 (Girls Soccer).  Adult Tickets are $10; Student Tickets are $5; Senior Tickets are $3.  The first 100 SSHS Students to the games will receive free entry with their Student ID Card.  Ticket Sales will begin at 4:30 pm for both games.  (A Anderson 11/2-11/4)

7.     Last chance formal senior pictures will take place this Thursday and Friday in the cafeteria.  Only seniors who have not been pictured will receive an appointment card today and tomorrow for a designated time slot.  Please plan accordingly.  If you do not take your picture Thursday or Friday and have not been pictured in the studio you will not be in the yearbook this year.  No exceptions.  (Marvin 11/3-11/6)

8.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, November 6th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Career and Counseling Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 11/3-11/6)

9.     According to the longitudinal study “Answers in the Toolbox” one of the major contributors to college graduation is years of math completed in High school.  AND…The annual family income of more than 47% of undergraduates is LESS than $40,000 per year.  (L Dreelan 11/3)