West County High School Bulletin for Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Lunch Menu Week of April 23-26: April 23: Sliders on Bun, French Fries, Fruit April 24: Spaghetti, Garlic Bread, Green Beans, Fruit April 25: Chicken Nuggets, Broccoli, Cookie, Fruit April 26: Toasted Ravioli, Salad, Fruit
Attention 2019/2020 Cheer Members: Cheer squad/parent meeting April 24 from 3-5, parents at 4:45. We will meet in the band room and parents will meet in the cafeteria. See Coach Barton if you have any questions.
TOP 10% STUDENTS/ACADEMIC TEAM: Tickets for the Academic Banquet are on sale now thru Wednesday April 24. Tickets can be purchased in the Counselor's Office.
Color Run Canceled: The Color Run that was being held this weekend by NHS has been canceled due to lack of interest. If you paid your entry, please see Mrs. Cavelli for a refund.
Congrats: Congratulations to the following 9th & 10th-grade students who have been selected to participate in the Missouri Youth Honors Choir this summer: Braden Skaggs, Brianna Asher, and Josh Bice! They will be performing in Jefferson City in July.
Attention Juniors & Seniors: The Doe Run Company is offering two full scholarship ($1,450 value) to the June 2019 Missouri S&T Summer Explosives Camps to be held June 9-14 and June 16-21. This scholarship is available to students in the area school districts. To apply, you must fill out the attached form completely and return to the contact listed at the bottom or bring to Mrs. Seabourne to mail before the deadline. * You must also complete the online application at http://futurestudents.mst.edu/summer-camps/explosives-camp/ * There is also an essay to be written on "Why I am interested in a career focusing on the application of explosives." * a one page letter of reference from a teacher * a one page resume showing any work experience, community/school involvement and any awards. Please see Mrs. Seabourne for assistance in filling out the required information for the scholarship to attend the Explosive Summer Camp.
April 24: Biology EOC,Softball @ Home Vs. Bismarck @ 4 pm, Girls Softball Senior Night, Baseball @ Home Vs. AV @ 4:30 pm, Itech Contest @ Poplar Bluff
April 25: American Gov. EOC, Sr. Cap & Gown Pictures @ 8 am, Golf @ Saxony Lutheran @ 4 pm, Baseball @ Home Vs. Central @ 4 pm
April 26: State Solo And Small Ensemble, Track @ NC Conference
April 27: Special Prom @ WCHS @ 5 pm
April 29 & 30: JAG CDC Conference @ Jefferson City
April 29: Alg 1 EOC
April 29- May 1: Softball District Tourney, Golf District Tourney
April 29 - May 4: MAAA Baseball Conference Tourney
April 30: Alg I EOC, JV Track @ Potosi Conference , Job Olympics
**IMPORTANT DATES FOR SENIORS** May 17: ALL LUNCH CHARGES & OTHER FEES MUST BE PAID BY THIS DATE IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN BACCALAUREATE AND GRADUATION!! May 22: Baccalaureate Practice @ 12:30 pm in the gym *** You must be at practice in order to participate @ Baccalaureate*** May 22: Baccalaureate @ 7:00 pm in the Gym ***Must be here and lined up by 6:30 pm*** May 24: Senior Class Memory Walk @ WCE @ 8:15 am May 24: Graduation practice @ 9:30 am in the gym ***You must be at practice in order to participate @ Graduation*** May 24: Graduation @ 7 pm in the gym ***Must be here and lined up by 6:30 pm***
Attention Seniors: The NAEHCY (National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth) is now accepting scholarship applications.The deadline to apply is April 30, 2019. According to the federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act, a person is considered homeless who “lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate night-time residence.” This includes people living in shelters, cars, motels/hotels, campgrounds, or places not meant for human habitation. The definition includes children and youth who are living with friends or relatives temporarily (doubled-up or sharing the housing of others) because they lack permanent housing. The application can be found at the following web address: https://naehcy.org/scholarship-application/
Seniors Check out this Scholarship: SCHOLARSHIP: Twenty-Five Gardeners Mary Berghaus Memorial Scholarship AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: $500 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Planning on majoring in Horticulture, Agriculture or a related field of study. Requirements: Resident of the Mineral Area College District; Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale; Enrolled as a full-time college student in the fall at any accredited two or four year college or university; Preference will be given to a student majoring in horticulture, agriculture, or a related field of study; Transcript; One page typed essay outlining education goals; Teacher recommendation. Recipient asked to a club meeting to meet members, discuss coursework, and describe future goals. HOW TO APPLY: Applications available in the Counselor’s Office. DEADLINE TO APPLY: May 1, 2019.
Attention Juniors: SCHOLARSHIP: Better Business Bureau Student of Ethics Award Program AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: $2500 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Recognizes high school students who personify high ethics demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity and academic history. Must be a high school student graduating May 2020; Write a 300 word essay on an ethical dilemma you have faced and how you resolved it. HOW TO APPLY: Fill out application online at bbb.org/stlouis/student-of-ethics-awards or by mail including an academic transcript and letter of recommendation with your application. DEADLINE TO APPLY: May 31, 2019.