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HS Announcements--Thursday, May 13, 2010

posted May 13, 2010, 5:29 AM by Dennis Works   [ updated May 13, 2010, 9:58 AM ]

-The HS Library will closed on Monday May 17th.  Please return all books and settle any fines with Mr. Treece by then.  He will be less forgiving if he has to come and find you.  There is an overdue list and a fines owed list on the HS LIbrary door.

Seniors:  The Laptop scholarship applications are due to Mrs. Wolter at the beginning of the day on Monday, May 17th.

        Students attending SWIC in the Fall-SWIC is offering a Top 10% of the Class scholarship.  So if you are in the top 10% of your class and attending SWIC check in the guidance office for details.  Deadline: End of the School Year.

·         Bradley University is offering a residential Enrichment Leadership Program June 20-26th. Applications are available in guidance office.  Deadline for applications: 5-14-2010.  Bradley is also offering a Summer Forensics Institute July 11-24th.

·         All High School Students-Southern Illinois University Carbondale is having an Architecture Camp July 18-23, 2010.  Enrollment for this camp is first come first served.  In the past, these camps have filled up quickly.  Forms are available in the guidance office.

·         Juniors-The Better Business Bureau ‘Student of Ethics’ Award is being offered to students who show leadership, community service and academic ability.             Deadline:  5-14-10.

·         Seniors entering the medical care and well being of senior citizens field of study and related to an active member of United Steelworkers- United Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees is presenting their first annual scholarship.  Details available in the guidance office.  Deadline: 5-15-10.

·         Seniors-Anderson Hospital Medical Staff and The Anderson Auxiliary is offering 2 scholarships to students entering the medical field of study.  Applications and details are available in the guidance office.   Deadline: 5-15-10.


Senior FFA students who anticipate to graduate have the opportunity to fill out the New Athens FFA Alumni Scholarship. Please see Miss Hand for details. The scholarship application is due on Monday, May 17th.


The girl's Sectional track meet is this Friday at Sparta.


Congratulations to the boy's track team on their good showing at the Conference meet.  Cameron Reuss earned ribbons for 2nd in the 400 (new school record) and 5th in the 100. The 4X800 relay team of Ben Mohr, Adam Ingles, Jeremy Hepp, and Zach Bogacki earned a 5th place ribbon. Adam Ingles was 6th in the high jump, Zach Bogacki was 7th in the 3200 and Ben Mohr was 8th in the 1600 with a personal record.


The baseball team plays at Mater Dei today. Players should be dismissed from class at 2:30.


The Senior overnight field trip to Holiday World is scheduled for this Friday and Saturday.

The Pops Concert "Music From Around the world" is tonight at 7:00 PM in the junior high gym.

Any student planning on attending the Awards Banquet on Monday needs to turn in their attendance form to the office.