Friday April 21, 2017 B Day

 

 

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

“The lesson is that you can still make mistakes and be forgiven.” (Robert Downey, Jr.)

 

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS

SCHOOL CALENDAR NOTE: Spring break: 4/24 through 4/28. Classes resume Monday 5/1 with an “A” day class schedule.

 

AP EXAMS FOR MONDAY MAY 1ST: Students should be in the warming area of the EHS hockey rink by 7:45 AM. Exams run for about 3 hours. Students should wear layers and closed toe shoes. Please check your AP Bulletin for allowable items to bring with you. NO CELL PHONES

  • Chemistry at 8:00 AM
  • Environmental Science at 8 AM

 

TODAY’S HAPPENINGS – Friday (4/21/17)

BOOSTERS SALE: If you would like to purchase EHS items, we’ll be here today during lunches (11:15 to 1:00) outside the cafeteria.

 

CAREER TALK DURING FLEX: Today from 10:50 to 11:20 in the library students from Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences will be here.

 

DUE TODAY FRIDAY 4/21:

  • THE ACADEMY OF VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS (AVPA) REGISTRATION IS OPEN – Registration for AVPA is open until Fri, April 21 at 2:45 PM.  All students who successfully complete their application will be admitted into AVPA unless we have more applicants then spots available.  If there are too many applicants, then admission will be on a first come, first served basis.  The registration form is available on the AVPAVT.org website.  Once completed, the registration materials can be submitted by email to klesure@ccsuvt.org or returned in a sealed envelope marked “AVPA Registration” to the main office. If you have any questions please contact Keri-Anne Lesure at klesure@ccsuvt.org or call 802-857-7000 ext. 1596 or stop by the art office in the back of B114.

 

  • STEM ACADEMY REGISTRATION IS OPEN: Registration for the STEM Academy is open until Fri, April 21 at 2:45 PM.  All students who successfully complete their application will be admitted into the STEM Academy unless we have more applicants then spots available.  If there are too many applicants, then admission will be on a first come, first served basis.  The registration form is available on the STEM website.  Once completed, the registration materials can be submitted by email to lsmith@ccsuvt.org or returned in a sealed envelope marked “STEM Registration” to the main office. Please contact Mrs. Lea Ann Smith with any questions regarding STEM registration (email: lsmith@ccsuvt.org, phone: 857-7000 x1536

 

SPORTS TODAY: Please visit https://ehs.ccsuvt.org/athletics/ for current information

 

REPEAT ANNOUNCEMENTS

HEALTH OFFICE SHARING BOARD: This month’s theme: “Begin each day with a little courage, a little curiosity, and a little spring in your step” (Zantamata). Studies suggest that adopting a sunnier outlook may improve your health and extend your life! ChalkBoard Prompt: “What puts the spring in your step?” … Stop by and add to the conversation!

 

AP EXAM CANCELLATION: Any student who has signed up for an AP exam and wishes to cancel it should send Ms. Blake in School Counseling an email (pblake@ccsuvt.org) stating the name of the exam they wish to cancel by May 1st. There is a $20 processing fee levied by College Board and the rest of the funds will be refunded towards the end of May after all AP exams have been processed.

 

LAST DAY TO DROP A SECOND SEMESTER CLASS: Tuesday, May 2nd is the last day to drop a second semester (S2) EHS class without a grade penalty for the 2016-2017 school year.  S2 classes dropped after May 2 will result in a “W69” on the transcript, which will factor into the GPA calculation. To drop an S2 class, meet with your School Counselor BEFORE May 2nd to get paperwork that will require parent and teacher signatures. This form must be completed and turned in before 2:35 PM on May 2nd to drop without a grade penalty.

 

UPCOMING COLLEGE VISIT: To attend any of these visits, please come to the School Counseling Office in advance for a purple pass. Community College of Vermont will be here on May 2nd at 9:00.

 

CAREER/VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES