Wednesday, March 16, 2016

March 16th, 2016

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
     Wednesday, March 16, 2016

1.     Senior shirts are on sale in room 115 on Wednesdays at lunch!  Money goes towards senior week so please contribute.  (Calonico 2/12-3/18)

2.     The 3rd Annual Kickball Tournament is back!  Come get your packets in room 201.  Packets are due March 16th.   Come out and play ball!  (Faker 2/19-3/16)

3.     Seniors – Short on cash for college??  We have over $33,000 in local scholarships and $13,000 in national scholarships expiring at the end of this month!  See Taveira in the Career Center of follow her on Twitter at sshscareercenter!  (Taveira 3/2-3/18)

4.     Leadership applications are now available in room 201.  Pick one up if you want to be in the 2016-2017 leadership class.  (Faker 3/7-4/7)

5.     2 Drivers Education classes, which cost $99, will be offered at SSHS over spring break.  Call 829-9010 to register.  (Office 3/7-3/18)

6.      For any interested in climbing the National Guard’s Rock Wall on field day, March 18th, you will need a signed permission slip. Permission slips can be found in room 201.  (Faker 3/15 – 3/17)

7.       Students – are you interested in a career in Nursing?  UNR will be hosting a Nursing Information Session on March 30th at the Joe Crowley Student Union at 6:00 pm.  For more information, see Mrs. Taveira in the career Center.  (Taveira 3/10-3/18)

8.      Jostens will be here at lunch on Wednesday, March 16th, delivering Graduation announcements.  (Office 3/14 – 3/16)

9.      Are you 17 or older? Do you need a job? UPS is hiring part time workers for their “twilight” shift – 4:00 – 9:00 -$10.50 an hour! See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for more information.  (Taveira 3/14 – 3/18 & 4/4 – 4/15)

10.    SENIORS!!!! You have less than 60 days before you graduate!
Are you aware of you attendance?  If you have absences that count against your 90% attendance policy, you could lose credit in your classes.
Remember to have your parents or legal guardians notify the Senior Attendance Secretary, Kim Sterett within 3-days of an absence.  (Sterett 3/14-3/18)

11.    SENIORS! Are you interested in attending UNLV next Fall??  UNLV will be hosting a “Rebel Preview” Saturday April 16th!!!  See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for more information and to register for this event. (Taveira 3/15-4/13)

12.    UNR football player Otto Kelly will be speaking in room 104 at lunch on Wednesday March 16th.  Join FCA members on Wednesday in Mr. Branson’s room. (Branson 3/15-3/16)

13.    Attention ALL football players, there will be a lunch meeting today, March 16th by the trophy case foyer, outside the Big Gym.  Registration information for our Boise State Football Camp and summer weights will be handed out.  All players that plan on playing football, must be in attendance.  (Borja 3/16)

14.    Beginning with the 2016 graduating class, students are now eligible to earn the Seal of Biliteracy on their transcripts and diplomas. If you are biliterate and are interested in this opportunity, please come to the meeting at lunch on Thursday March 17th, in room M3.  (Blakely 3/15-3/16)




March 15th, 2016

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
     Tuesday, March 15, 2016

1.     Senior shirts are on sale in room 115 on Wednesdays at lunch!  Money goes towards senior week so please contribute.  (Calonico 2/12-3/18)

2.     The 3rd Annual Kickball Tournament is back!  Come get your packets in room 201.  Packets are due March 16th.   Come out and play ball!  (Faker 2/19-3/16)

3.     Seniors – Short on cash for college??  We have over $33,000 in local scholarships and $13,000 in national scholarships expiring at the end of this month!  See Taveira in the Career Center of follow her on Twitter at sshscareercenter!  (Taveira 3/2-3/18)

4.     Leadership applications are now available in room 201.  Pick one up if you want to be in the 2016-2017 leadership class.  (Faker 3/7-4/7)

5.     2 Drivers Education classes, which cost $99, will be offered at SSHS over spring break.  Call 829-9010 to register.  (Office 3/7-3/18)

6.      For any interested in climbing the National Guard’s Rock Wall on field day, March 18th, you will need a signed permission slip. Permission slips can be found in room 201.  (Faker 3/15 – 3/17)

7.       Students – are you interested in a career in Nursing?  UNR will be hosting a Nursing Information Session on March 30th at the Joe Crowley Student Union at 6:00 pm.  For more information, see Mrs. Taveira in the career Center.  (Taveira 3/10-3/18)

8.      Jostens will be here at lunch on Wednesday, March 16th, delivering Graduation announcements.  (Office 3/14 – 3/16)

9.      Are you 17 or older? Do you need a job? UPS is hiring part time workers for their “twilight” shift – 4:00 – 9:00 -$10.50 an hour! See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for more information.  (Taveira 3/14 – 3/18 & 4/4 – 4/15)

10.    SENIORS!!!! You have less than 60 days before you graduate!
Are you aware of you attendance?  If you have absences that count against your 90% attendance policy, you could lose credit in your classes.
Remember to have your parents or legal guardians notify the Senior Attendance Secretary, Kim Sterett within 3-days of an absence.  (Sterett 3/14-3/18)

11.    SENIORS! Are you interested in attending UNLV next Fall??  UNLV will be hosting a “Rebel Preview” Saturday April 16th!!!  See Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center for more information and to register for this event. (Taveira 3/15-4/13)

12.    UNR football player Otto Kelly will be speaking in room 104 at lunch on Wednesday March 16th.  Join FCA members on Wednesday in Mr. Branson’s room. (Branson 3/15-3/16)

13.    Beginning with the 2016 graduating class, students are now eligible to earn the Seal of Biliteracy on their transcripts and diplomas. If you are biliterate and are interested in this opportunity, please come to the meeting at lunch on Thursday March 17th, in room M3.  (Blakely 3/15-3/16)



Friday, March 4, 2016

March 4th, 2016

SPANISH SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
     Friday, March 4, 2016

1.     Senior shirts are on sale in room 115 on Wednesdays at lunch!  Money goes towards senior week so please contribute.  (Calonico 2/12-3/18)

2.     The 3rd Annual Kickball Tournament is back!  Come get your packets in room 201.  Packets are due March 16th.   Come out and play ball!  (Faker 2/19-3/16)

3.     Cougarlicious is tonight, March 4th at 7:00 pm.  Doors open at 6:30.  Tickets will be on sale in main hall during lunch and at the door.  Everyone is welcome.  (Faker 2/23-3/3)

4.     Seniors:  Are you attending UNR next year?  NEVADDAFIT, boot camp for academic success is now taking applications.  This is a 5 day event in late August which will prepare you for college.  For more information, see Mrs. Taveira in the College and Career Center.  (Taveira 2/29-3/10)

5.     Seniors – Short on cash for college??  We have over $33,000 in local scholarships and $13,000 in national scholarships expiring at the end of this month!  See Taveira in the Career Center of follow her on Twitter at sshscareercenter!  (Taveira 3/2-3/18)

6.     The Discovery Museum will be hosting a Teen Science Night on Saturday, March 12th from 7-10 pm.  There will be a live DJ, a photo booth and lots of hands-on science events.  For more info see Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center.  (Taveira 3/2-3/11)

7.     Be sure to vote in the Career Center today, March 4, for next year’s Student Body Officers.  Only Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors can vote.  You can only vote before school, at lunch or after school.  (Faker 3/3-3/4)

8.     Last chance to be a part of Battle of the Bands!  Get & turn in your packets to room 201 ASAP and be ready for tryouts on March 9th at lunch!  (Faker ¾-3/8)

CONGRATULATIONS to our Speech and Debate Team!  Vanessa Ribeiro won 1st in Congressional Debate.  Kasey Rodriguez won 1st in Lincoln Douglas Debate.  Jasmine Castillo and Ashlynn Hurley won 3rd in Public Forum Debate.  SSHS took 2nd place in Lincoln Douglas for the whole season for the Northern Nevada District.  Way to go Cougars!  (Zahrt ¾)

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