Daily Bulletin

West County High School Bulletin for Friday, November 24, 2017

Lunch Menu: November 27- December 1:

Nov. 27: Chicken Nuggets, Bosco Stick, Green Beans, Fruit

Nov. 28: Spaghetti, Garlic Bread, Corn, Fruit

Nov. 29: Chicken Strips, Roll, Baked Beans, Fruit

Nov. 30: Chili, String Cheese, Crackers, Fruit

Dec. 1: Toasted Ravioli, Meat Sauce, Salad, Fruit

Attention Seniors: You need to turn your baby picture and senior quote to Mrs. Coffman before Christmas break. You can email, or bring them into Mrs. Coffman


Library News:

Open Library 3-5 11/21/17

Cover2Cover 3-5 11/28/17

Starting November 1, Cover2Cover will begin collecting items for Chemo Care packages for local cancer patients. Please see the posted flyers for a list of times. Care packages will be delivered to the Parkland Health Center in Bonne Terre, in January.

FCA Members: This year's FCA shirt design is posted outside Mrs. Hart-Williams' room. The shirts are $10 and the money is due Monday, November 27th.


November 23 – 24: Thanksgiving Break


November 27 – December 1: Girls Basketball @ Valley Tourney

Monday, November 27: West County vs. Meadow Heights @ 7 pm

November 28: Library Club after school


November 29: NHS Blood Drive 1 – 6 pm


December 1: Boys Basketball @ Home Vs. Cuba, Stu-Co Lock In


December 2: Special Olympics Bowling Tourney @ Farmington Family Fun Center, All State Band Auditions


December 4: Girls Basketball @ Home Vs. Valle Catholic @ 6 pm


December 5: Open Library @ 3 pm, Girls Basketball @ Home Vs. Potosi @ 6 pm


December 6: Girls Basketball @ St. Pius @ 6 pm, JAG I&I Banquet @ 6 pm


December 7: Open Library @ 3 pm, Elementary Christmas Programs @ HS (3rd- 5th grade & Honors Choir)


December 8: Creative Arts to “Merry Christmas Show” @ Centene Center


December 9: ACT @ 7:30 am, Varsity Boys Basketball @ MAC Vs. Potosi @ 1:30 pm


December 11: Girls Basketball @ Home Vs. Bourbon @ 5:30 pm


December 12: ETS in Library, Cover2Cover Meeting @ 3 pm


December 13: Concert Choir Christmas Tour, Boys Basketball @ St. Pius @ 5:30 pm


December 14: Cover2Cover Meeting @ 3 pm, Girls Basketball @ Fredericktown @ 6 pm, JAG Ringing Bell for United Way 3 – 7 pm, Elementary Christmas Programs @ HS (Kdg @ 6 pm, 1st – 2nd gr. @ 7 pm)


December 15: Talent Show / Reindeer Games @ 12:15 pm, Boys Basketball @ Home Vs. Grandview @ 6 pm


December 18: Girls Basketball @ Home Vs. Herculaneum @ 6 pm, Boys Basketball @ Ste. Gen @ 6 pm


December 19: Winter Band & Choir Concert @ 7pm


December 20: End of 2nd qtr., 2nd qtr. Attendance Incentive, Early Dismissal @ 12:15 pm, Girls Basketball @ Jefferson R-7 @ 5:30 pm, Boys Basketball @ Valle Catholic @ 6 pm


December 21 - January 2: Christmas Break


December 26-28: Girls Basketball @ WC Holiday Tourney


December 26-30: Boys Basketball @ Central Christmas Tourney


December 29: Creative Arts to Fox for “Cinderella”


JUNIORS: State Technical College in Linn, MO is having a 2018 Junior Preview Day on Friday, March 2, 2018 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.. Participate in a campus tour; Find out more about the quality academic programs; Enjoy a FREE lunch and enter to win door prizes including a $1,000 State Tech Tuition Waiver; Learn more about scholarships, A+ Scholarship Program, and Financial Aid; Visit with Admissions staff. Space is limited, RSVP by Feb. 23, 2018 by visiting www.statetechmo.edu and clicking on the Events tab. Questions: Contact Amanda Barch at amanda.barch@statetechmo.edu or 1-800-743-8324 ext. 5153.


Missouri Cadet Patrol Academy

Interested in becoming a Missouri State Highway Patrolman? The 49th Annual Missouri Cadet patrol Academy will be held this summer June 10th thru June 15th, 2018. Students ages 16-18 (must be 16 by April 1, 2018) with C average are eligible. If you are endorsed the an American Legion Post in your area, there could be a scholarship available to attend the academy. The deadline to turn applications to to the District Chairman is no later than Feb. 15, 2018.

If you are interested in applying for an endorsement to attend, please see Mrs. Seabourne for more information

Seniors Check out this Scholarship!!!

WHAT IS IT: Show-Me Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society is now accepting applications on the Chapter Scholarships AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: $2,000 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Planning to major in conservation or a natural resources-related field, write a 3-5 page essay, have two letters of recommendation, list of positions of leadership held. HOW TO APPLY: Information can be found at www.moswcs.org/scholarship or see the Counselor’s office. DEADLINE TO APPLY: November 27, 2017.

Seniors Check out this Scholarship:

WHAT IS IT: Missouri Patriot Guard Riders Scholarship AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: $2500 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Must be a son or daughter of those: 1) who have given their lives in the line of duty, including both military and first responders (police/fire); 2) honorably discharged veterans who have passed after their term of service; veterans or first responders disabled in the line of duty to the extent that providing an advanced education cannot be easily realized. Must attach a brief essay on why the Missouri Patriot Guard Riders Scholarship would be of assistance, and a letter of recommendation. HOW TO APPLY: Applications available in the counselor’s office. DEADLINE TO APPLY: April 1, 2018.

ATTENTION: State Technical College in Linn, MO is having Open Houses on October 14, 2017 and March 24, 2018 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Activities include: Meeting the Instructors; Talk to Current Students; Financial Aid Information; GiveAways / Prizes; Campus and Housing Tours; Testing. For more info go to Admissions@statetechmo.edu or call 1-800-743-8324.


Seniors: Check out this Scholarship SCHOLARSHIP: GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: $10,000 renewable scholarship (up to $40,000 total) ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Excel in leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship HOW TO APPLY: For more information, eligibility requirements, and an online application, visit reaganfoundation.org/scholarships. DEADLINE TO APPLY: January 4, 2018.


Seniors: Check out this Scholarship:

SCHOLARSHIP: American Legion offers six different Scholarships AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: Lillie Lois Ford Scholarship: (2) $1,000; M.D. “Jack” Murphy Memorial Nurses Training Scholarship: (1) $1,000; Joseph J. Frank Scholarship: (5) $750; Charles L. Bacon Memorial Scholarship: (2) $750; Erman W. Taylor Memorial Scholarship: (2) $750; Shane Dean Voyles Memorial Scholarship: (1) $750. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Basic criteria for all scholarships: Student must be a resident of Missouri; Applicants must be under the age of 21, unmarried and a descendant of a veteran with at least ninety days active service in the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or Coast Guard, who received an Honorable Discharge for such service. A photocopy of the veteran’s DD 214, discharge or separation notice must accompany the scholarship application. Any additional requirements for each scholarship can be found on the application. HOW TO APPLY: Applications available in Mrs. Seabourne’s office. DEADLINE TO APPLY: April 20, 2018.

Seniors: Check out this Scholarship: The Midwest Affordable Housing Education Opportunities is a non-profit organization providing scholarship opportunities for deserving high school graduates. If you side in affordable housing or public housing (subsidized, Sec., 8, Public Housing), you may qualify to apply. There are six, $2,000 scholarships awarded to qualifying students in the Southeast Missouri region. Pick up the application in Mrs. Seabourne's office. Deadline to receive scholarship is by noon on March 23, 2018. It is not to early to apply now.


Seniors: Check out this Scholarship!! SCHOLARSHIP: Missouri Educators of Family Consumer Sciences and Human Services Scholarship AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP: $1,000 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: GPA of at least 3.0 on 4.0 scale and plan to obtain an education degree in Family Consumer Sciences and Human Services Education at a Missouri college or university; 3 Letters of Recommendation, Resume, and an explanation of why the applicant is preparing to become a teacher in the field of Family and Consumer Sciences and Human Services. HOW TO APPLY: Applications available in the Counselor’s Office. DEADLINE TO APPLY: February 28, 2018.


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