Wallenpaupack Area High School Bulletin for Wednesday, May 24, 2017
ARMY NATIONAL GUARD SCHOLARSHIP
ATTENTION SENIORS: The Pennsylvania Army National Guard invites current college students and high school senior scholars, athletes, and leaders that are interested in receiving world class leadership and management training while in college to compete for the Minuteman Scholarship. Upon college graduation, accept a commission in the Army National Guard and lead National Guard Soldiers part time while pursuing a full time civilian career. What the scholarship provides: • Up to a 4 year scholarship* • Full Tuition and Fees or Room and Board (flat rate $10,000 per year) • Cadet Monthly Stipend ($300-Fresh $350-Soph $450-Junior $500-Senior) • Book stipend of $1,200 annually ($600 per semester) • Monthly E5 (Cadet) drill pay with PA Army National Guard unit • Eligible for State education benefits Who is eligible to compete: • Must be eligible for enlistment or already be enlisted in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard • Be a US citizen • Be physically & medically qualified (Valid MEPS physical) • Pass a valid Army Physical Fitness Test (meet AR 600-9 standards) • Complete a SF86 to obtain a Security Clearance • Pass TAG or Minuteman Scholarship Interview • Proof of acceptance into participating University • ROTC Professor of Military Science validates eligibility • Proof of academic major • Proof of GPA & ACT or SAT scores Contact your National Guard Recruiter for your scholarship packet!! *NO SCHOLARSHIP AWARD IS FINAL UNTIL YOU HAVE MET ALL MEDICAL, PHYSICAL, AND ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS. Visit us online: www.NATIONALGUARD.com/PA or https://www.facebook.com/JoinPAGuard
SENIORS CLASS NIGHT
Attention Seniors: THIS IS YOUR LAST WEEK TO GET CLASS NIGHT TICKETS FOR YOU AND YOUR GUESTS. You must get your Class Night tickets from Ms. Jagoda or Ms. Padavano by Friday, May 26th. Guest tickets are only $8.00 per person!!
FALL SPORTS REQUIREMENTS
Any student who wishes to play a fall sport, should pick up paperwork outside of Mrs. Simon's office.Free sports physicals will be given to students who complete the paperwork and bring it in by May 26th.Male Athletes will receive physicals on June 1st
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
National Honor Society Member: It's never to early to start on next year's community service hours. There are opportunities available each weekend for the rest of the school year. Locations are in Hawley, Newfoundland, Hemlock Farms and the Middle School. See Mr. Shultz if you are interested.
STUDENT ELECTIONS TO BE HELD JUNE 5TH
All students wishing to run for Class or Student Council Office may pick-up election packets in room 200.Completed forms and appropriate materials must be turned in to Mrs. Rosencrance by 3:00pm on Friday, May 26th. Elections will be held the week of June 5th.
RUNNING IN THE TRIATHLON: You MUST run one time this week on the track with a PE teacher. Sign up outside the PE office.CANOEING IN THE TRIATHLON: You MUST practice with your partner today or Wednesday during or after school. Please sign up on the sing up sheet outside the PE office.
WEDNESDAY AFTER SCHOOL SPIRIT COMPETITIONS Late Bus transportation is available. Please see your class advisors or officers to sign-up.
After school this Wednesday, students will have the opportunity to participate in several Spirit Competitions including; Volley Ball, Floor Hockey, Ultimate Frisbee, Ping Pong, Cake Wars and more.
Late Bus transportation is available. Please see your class advisors or officers to sign-up.
ATTENTION SENIORS If your college requests a final transcript - please fill out a transcript request form in the guidance office. (Guidance)
VOLUNTEERS IN PAUPACK
Anyone interested in joining Volunteers In Paupack members for the Hope for the Cure 5K walk/run on June 4 should return their registration form as soon as possible. There are forms outside room 265. The last day to return forms is Thursday, June 1st. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Mitschele.
Those students taking the SAT here on Saturday, June 3 should plan on arriving no later than 7:30. Park in the FACULTY Parking lot and enter the building through the Auditorium doors. Testing should be completed by 12:00 for those taking the test without the Essay and 1:00 for those taking it with the Essay. Please remember to bring your photo ID, admissions ticket, pencils, and calculators. Leave your cell phone in your car. You will not be admitted if you do not have your admission ticket and photo ID. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Monaghan before Friday June 2
There will be Computer Lab on Thursday, May 25th in Room 249 from dismissal until the late buses. Please sign up outside of Room 249 by noon on Thursday.
WEIGHT ROOM ANNOUNCEMENT
The Weight Room is closed for this week and next week. It will open back up on June 5th. No students are allowed in the Weight Room without supervision.
TRACK AND FIELD UNIFORMS
Varsity Track and Field members: Please bring in your washed uniform in a labeled bag to Mr. Brown as soon as possible.
SPRING FOOTBALL PRACTICE & P/W GAME
Spring football practice starts today (May 24) after school and will continue until next Friday. The annual Purple White Game will be played next Friday, June 2nd at 4:30. All are welcome to come watch next years 2017 Buckhorn Football Team.
English Lab will be held on Thursdays in the month of May after school in room 304 with Mr. James. Please sign up outside of room 304, if you plan to attend. (Jagoda)
WOMEN IN SCIENCE SYMPOSIUM
Women in Science Symposium sign-ups are outside of Mrs. Edward's door in the Main Office. The Symposium will be on September 19th. You must sign up before the end of this school year is you wish to attend. (Edwards)
Attention students: Full-time and part-time job opportunities are posted on the job boards across from the Library, in the Discipline Office, Guidance Office and on the scrolling TV announcements. (Edwards)