Thursday, December 10, 2015

December 10th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Thursday, December 10, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

2.     Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/7-12/11)

3.     Jostens will be here today, Thursday, December 10th, during lunch, delivering class jewelry.  Jostens will also accept graduation and class ring orders.  (Office 12/3-12/10)

4.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/14)

5.     TMCC is offering a Coaching the Teen Driver class at SSHS for teens and parents on Feb. 3 from 6-8:30pm for $39.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/11)

6.     Cougar’s Got Talent –Cougars!  If you’d like to see some amazing talents, come tonight at 7:00 pm in the theatre.  Tickets are $5.  (Faker? 12/8-12/10)

7.     Wanted:  the best and brightest oh SSHS for our Academics Olympics team.  If you’re interested, please come to a short meeting after school in 207 on Wednesday of Finals.  (Carpenter 12/10-12/16)


ATHLETIC RELEASES:
Please release the Rifle Team at 1:45 today.







December 9th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Wednesday, December 9, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

2.     Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/7-12/11)

3.     Jostens will be here tomorrow, Thursday, December 10th, during lunch, delivering class jewelry.  Jostens will also accept graduation and class ring orders.  (Office 12/3-12/10)

4.     The Asian Culture Club will host its white elephant gift exchange and holiday celebration tomorrow, Thursday, December 10 in room 253 at lunch.  (Kwasna 12/7-12/8)

5.     United Cougar Culture Club will meet today, Wednesday, Dec. 9th at lunch in room 143.  (P Anderson 12/7-12/9)

6.     There will be a Football team meeting today, Wednesday, Dec. 9th at lunch outside the big gym.  Coach Borja will be handing out information on the upcoming off-season and important information for next year.  Attendance is required if you are planning on playing next year.  (Borja 12/7-12/9)

7.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/14)

8.     TMCC is offering a Coaching the Teen Driver class at SSHS for teens and parents on Feb. 3 from 6-8:30pm for $39.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/11)

9.     Contestants of Cougar’s Got Talent – There will be rehearsal on Wednesday from 3:15 until 7:00 pm.  Cougars!  If you’d like to see some amazing talents, come Thursday at 7:00 pm in the theatre.  Tickets are $5.  (Faker? 12/8-12/10)









December 8th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Tuesday, December 8, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

2.     Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/7-12/11)

3.     Jostens will be here on Thursday, December 10th, during lunch, delivering class jewelry.  Jostens will also accept graduation and class ring orders.  (Office 12/3-12/10)

4.     The Asian Culture Club will host its white elephant gift exchange and holiday celebration on Thursday, December 10 in room 253 at lunch.  (Kwasna 12/7-12/8)

5.     United Cougar Culture Club will meet tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 9th at lunch in room 143.  (P Anderson 12/7-12/9)

6.     There will be a Football team meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 9th at lunch outside the big gym.  Coach Borja will be handing out information on the upcoming off-season and important information for next year.  Attendance is required if you are planning on playing next year.  (Borja 12/7-12/9)

7.     FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 12/7-12/8)

8.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/14)

9.     TMCC is offering a Coaching the Teen Driver class at SSHS for teens and parents on Feb. 3 from 6-8:30pm for $39.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/11)

10.                          Contestants of Cougar’s Got Talent – There will be rehearsal on Wednesday from 3:15 until 7:00 pm.  Cougars!  If you’d like to see some amazing talents, come Thursday at 7:00 pm in the theatre.  Tickets are $5.  (Faker? 12/8-12/10)

ATHLETIC RELEASES:
Please release the Rifle Team today at 1:45.









December 7th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Monday, December 7, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     Prom Committee meets every Monday in room 201 at lunch.  Feel free to come and help make this year’s prom amazing.  (Faker 12/7)

2.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

3.     Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/7-12/11)

4.     Jostens will be here on Thursday, December 10th, during lunch, delivering class jewelry.  Jostens will also accept graduation and class ring orders.  (Office 12/3-12/10)

5.     The Asian Culture Club will host its white elephant gift exchange and holiday celebration on Thursday, December 10 in room 253 at lunch.  (Kwasna 12/7-12/8)

6.     United Cougar Culture Club will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 9th at lunch in room 143.  (P Anderson 12/7-12/9)

7.     There will be a Football team meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 9th at lunch outside the big gym.  Coach Borja will be handing out information on the upcoming off-season and important information for next year.  Attendance is required if you are planning on playing next year.  (Borja 12/7-12/9)

8.     FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 12/7-12/8)

9.     TMCC is offering Community Education Winter Break Camps for teens.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/14)

10.                          TMCC is offering a Coaching the Teen Driver class at SSHS for teens and parents on Feb. 3 from 6-8:30pm for $39.  Fliers are in the front office as well as the counseling office.  (Alejos 12/7-12/11)



Monday, December 7, 2015

December 4th, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Friday, December 4, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     Prom Committee meets every Monday in room 201 at lunch starting on Nov. 30.  Feel free to come and help make this year’s prom amazing.  (Faker 11/24-12/4)

2.     Latinos Unidos will be having their first annual soccer tournament!  If you’re interested please get a packet from room 226.  All packets are due by today, December 4th NO EXCEPTIONS.  (Cable 11/30- 12/4)

3.     The JAG Elective Class, also known as Jobs for America’s Graduates Class, is having a JAG recruiting week Nov. 30-Dec. 4.  Stop by the JAG table outside the counselor’s office at lunch any time this week to learn more about what JAG is and how it can change your life.  Juniors and Seniors can sign up for spring semester or the next school year.  Contact Ms. Levy or Mr. Merrill if you have questions.  (Levy 11/30-12/4)

4.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus today, Friday, December 4th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in the College and Career Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 12/2-12/4)

5.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

6.     Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/2-12/4)

7.     Jostens will be here next Thursday, December 10th, during lunch, delivering class jewelry.  Jostens will also accept graduation and class ring orders.  (Office 12/3-12/10)


CONGRATULATIONS to the following Student-Athletes who have been named to the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Best of Nevada Preps All Star Team for the 2015-2016 school year:
Matthew Hakin, Daniel Horner and Andrew Ribeiro – Boys Cross Country
Lauryn Massic – Girls Cross Country
Emma Gilmore and Jada McAlister – Girls Golf
Way to go Cougars!!!  (Beadell 12/3-12/4)


Athletic Releases:
Please release the Varsity Girls Basketball Team at 2:00 today.


December 3rd, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Thursday, December 3, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     Prom Committee meets every Monday in room 201 at lunch starting on Nov. 30.  Feel free to come and help make this year’s prom amazing.  (Faker 11/24-12/4)

2.     Latinos Unidos will be having their first annual soccer tournament!  If you’re interested please get a packet from room 226.  All packets are due by December 4th NO EXCEPTIONS.  (Cable 11/30- 12/4)

3.     The JAG Elective Class, also known as Jobs for America’s Graduates Class, is having a JAG recruiting week Nov. 30-Dec. 4.  Stop by the JAG table outside the counselor’s office at lunch any time this week to learn more about what JAG is and how it can change your life.  Juniors and Seniors can sign up for spring semester or the next school year.  Contact Ms. Levy or Mr. Merrill if you have questions.  (Levy 11/30-12/4)

4.     The Asian Culture Club meets today, Thursday, December 3rd, in room 253 at lunch.  (Kwasna 12/1-12/3)

5.     Attention SkillsUSA members.  We will have our final meeting of the semester on Thursday in Mr. Bowers’ room.  SkillsUSA members are having a meeting at lunch on Thursday in Mr. Bowers’ room 118!  (Bowers 12/1-12/3)

6.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, December 4th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in the College and Career Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 12/2-12/4)

7.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

8.     Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/2-12/4)

9.     Jostens will be here next Thursday, December 10th, during lunch, delivering class jewelry.  Jostens will also accept graduation and class ring orders.  (Office 12/3-12/10)

Congratulations to the following Varsity football players for their recognition as All-Region/All-League members for the 2015 Football Season.
Travis Vargas 1st All-League RB and 2nd Team All-League Return Specialist
Austin Cadenhead 2nd Team All-League WR and HM All-League Return Specialist
Kyle Engelken 1st Team All-League OG
Tyler Barats HM All – League C
Cody Schaefer HM All-League TE
Grey Paholke HM All-League K
Jake Ward 1st Team All-League P and 1st Team All-Region P
Anthony Palacios 2nd Team All-League DT
Joey Bray 2nd Team All-League LB
Cole Drescher HM All-League LB
Jacob Dye HM All-League DB  (Borja 12/2-12/3)

CONGRATULATIONS to the following Student-Athletes who have been named to the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Best of Nevada Preps All Star Team for the 2015-2016 school year:
Matthew Hakin, Daniel Horner and Andrew Ribeiro – Boys Cross Country
Lauryn Massic – Girls Cross Country
Emma Gilmore and Jada McAlister – Girls Golf

Way to go Cougars!!!  (Beadell 12/3)

December 2nd, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Wednesday, December 2, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     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 today, 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)

2.     Prom Committee meets every Monday in room 201 at lunch starting on Nov. 30.  Feel free to come and help make this year’s prom amazing.  (Faker 11/24-12/4)

3.     Latinos Unidos will be having their first annual soccer tournament!  If you’re interested please get a packet from room 226.  All packets are due by December 4th NO EXCEPTIONS.  (Cable 11/30- 12/4)

4.     The JAG Elective Class, also known as Jobs for America’s Graduates Class, is having a JAG recruiting week Nov. 30-Dec. 4.  Stop by the JAG table outside the counselor’s office at lunch any time this week to learn more about what JAG is and how it can change your life.  Juniors and Seniors can sign up for spring semester or the next school year.  Contact Ms. Levy or Mr. Merrill if you have questions.  (Levy 11/30-12/4)

5.     The Asian Culture Club meets this Thursday, December 3rd, in room 253 at lunch.  (Kwasna 12/1-12/3)

6.     Attention all PE students who have had a non-dress during the fall semester, today (Wednesday) is the last and only day to make-up a non-dress for it to count towards this semester.  Go to the gym foyer the first 5 min. of lunch on Wednesday.  Be prepared to work off your non-dress through a workout.  Seek your PE teacher for further information.  Remember if you do not make-up your non-dress, your grade will drop one full letter grade on your semester report card.  (Picollo 12/1-12/2)

7.     Attention SkillsUSA members.  We will have our final meeting of the semester on Thursday in Mr. Bowers’ room.  SkillsUSA members are having a meeting at lunch on Thursday in Mr. Bowers’ room 118!  (Bowers 12/1-12/3)

8.     Seniors interested in going to Truckee Meadows Community College – A representative, Jennifer Zarco, will be on campus Friday, December 4th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in the College and Career Center.  Please see Jennifer if you have questions about the TMCC application process.  (Hamilton 12/2-12/4)

9.     The ASVAB test will be given here on campus on Tuesday, January 26th.  Any students interested please sign up with Andrea Alejos in the counseling office by January 19th.  (Alejos 12/2-1/19)

10.                          Do you have a library fine?  The Library is still accepting canned food in lieu of cash for outstanding library fines!  Take care of your fine and help a family in need.  (Lopez 12/2-12/4)

Congratulations to the following Varsity football players for their recognition as All-Region/All-League members for the 2015 Football Season.
Travis Vargas 1st All-League RB and 2nd Team All-League Return Specialist
Austin Cadenhead 2nd Team All-League WR and HM All-League Return Specialist
Kyle Engelken 1st Team All-League OG
Tyler Barats HM All – League C
Cody Schaefer HM All-League TE
Grey Paholke HM All-League K
Jake Ward 1st Team All-League P and 1st Team All-Region P
Anthony Palacios 2nd Team All-League DT
Joey Bray 2nd Team All-League LB
Cole Drescher HM All-League LB

Jacob Dye HM All-League DB  (Borja 12/2-12/3)

December 1st, 2015

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
       Tuesday, December 1, 2015
                                              ­­­­­­
1.     If you are interested in trying out for the Softball Team this year then you will need to attend the Parent and Player meeting today, Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 5:30 pm in room 170.  (A Anderson 11/20-12/1)

2.     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 tomorrow, 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)

3.     FCCLA meets every Tuesday at lunch in room 107.  (Gach 11/30-12/1)

4.     Prom Committee meets every Monday in room 201 at lunch starting on Nov. 30.  Feel free to come and help make this year’s prom amazing.  (Faker 11/24-12/4)

5.     Latinos Unidos will be having their first annual soccer tournament!  If you’re interested please get a packet from room 226.  All packets are due by December 4th NO EXCEPTIONS.  (Cable 11/30- 12/4)

6.     The JAG Elective Class, also known as Jobs for America’s Graduates Class, is having a JAG recruiting week Nov. 30-Dec. 4.  Stop by the JAG table outside the counselor’s office at lunch any time this week to learn more about what JAG is and how it can change your life.  Juniors and Seniors can sign up for spring semester or the next school year.  Contact Ms. Levy or Mr. Merrill if you have questions.  (Levy 11/30-12/4)

7.     There will be a mandatory parent/player lacrosse meeting today, Tuesday, Dec. 1st at 6:30 in room 228.  If you are interested in playing this year, you need to attend.  New players to the sport are welcome!  See Mrs. Beadell if you have any questions in room 228.  (Beadell 11/30-12/1)

8.     The Asian Culture Club meets this Thursday, December 3rtd, in room 253 at lunch.  (Kwasna 12/1-12/3)

9.     Attention all PE students who have had a non-dress during the fall semester, Wednesday (tomorrow) is the last and only day to make-up a non-dress for it to count towards this semester.  Go to the gym foyer the first 5 min. of lunch on Wednesday.  Be prepared to work off your non-dress through a workout.  Seek your PE teacher for further information.  Remember if you do not make-up your non-dress, your grade will drop one full letter grade on your semester report card.  (Picollo 12/1-12/2)

10.                          Attention SkillsUSA members.  We will have our final meeting of the semester on Thursday in Mr. Bowers’ room.  SkillsUSA members are having a meeting at lunch on Thursday in Mr. Bowers’ room 118!  (Bowers 12/1-12/3)

11.                          Attention snowboarders, skiers and snowshoers if you are interested in the SSHS Snow Club, there will be a meeting during lunch today (Tuesday) in room 211.  (Burra 12/1)