Daily Announcements

Friday, September 22, 2017
 
 

  • Student mentors wanted! If you're interested in being a peer mentor, please stop by the guidance office for a volunteer form.
  • The marching band will host a car wash at Advanced Auto in Carnegie this Saturday, September 23 from 10 am to 2 pm. Also, the band is sponsoring a fundraiser at Blaze Pizza in Settlers Ridge on Thursday, September 28 between 4:00 and 9:00 pm. The band will receive 20% of all purchases which will go a long way in helping them get to Disney World for a spring 2018 performance. Present THIS FLYER when ordering. Support the band!
  • The Cougar marching band is sponsoring fun nights of bowling at Noble Manor Lanes after every home football game. $10 per person for two hours of bowling. Everyone is welcome!
  • 10th graders who plan to take the PSAT can sign up in the guidance office. The test will be offered Wednesday, October 11. Cost is $15 CASH and must be given to guidance. Sign up now!

  • Cougar Den is open. The Cougar Den offers a great opportunity to stay after school and receive help with a specific subject or homeworkEvery Monday will focus on Math, Tuesday - Social Studies, Wednesday - English, Thursday - Science. Please be sure you have work to accomplish in the den. Any students coming to "hang out" will not be permitted to stay. A bus will be available to take students home after the Cougar Den at 3:20 pm. Questions? Stop by the guidance office for more info.
  • The Cougar Marching Band will host a band festival at Honus Wagner Field on Saturday, September 30, 7 pm featuring the music of the Robert Morris University band and eight high school bands. Tickets are $8 adults and $5 students. Tickets can be purchased in the high school office or by contacting Jen Heidkamp at kjheidkamp@verizon.net. Tickets will also be available at the gate.
  • The 2017 Homecoming game is Friday, October 20 against Brentwood. The dance will be held Saturday, October 21. The theme is "Southern Charm" with a rustic flair.  Tickets are $25 and will be sold the week before homecoming in the cafeteria during second and third lunches. Only students in grades 10 through 12 can attend the homecoming formal. For those hoping to bring an outside date (from another school district), see Mrs. Steiner for a permission form.
  • A special parent night will be held October 18 in the Crafton Elementary auditorium from 6-8 pm. The topic of the meeting is "Social Media and its Impact on Education."  This importance topic will cover peer pressure, bullying and ways social media can help and hinder your child's education. Ryan Klingensmith, the district's behavioral health liaison, will lead the discussion. Please save the date!


FROM THE GUIDANCE OFFICE:

COLLEGE VISITATIONS
Chatham University September 22 9:30 am
Gannon University September 28 1:17 pm
Westminster College October 2 10:30 am
Mercyhurst University October 2 11:00 am
Becker College (Worcester, MA) October 10 12:00 pm

Any 11th or 12th grade student interested in learning more about a college, please sign up in Guidance.


Scholarship Opportunities - Students are encouraged to visit Naviance for a complete listing of all scholarships. Students can sign in by going to: http://succeed.naviance.com/

Summer Credit Recovery - Check out this listing of programs available to recover credits this summer.



JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Please check out bulletin board in senior hallway for other job opportunities.


For Community Service Opportunities, be sure to visit Pittsburgh Cares at:http://www.pittsburghcares.org/HOC__Affiliate_Home_Page

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      Anyone interested in swimming on the Jr. High or High School Swim Teams. This Wednesday September 21st at 5 pm in the last day to order discounted warm-ups and T-shirts. The cost is $30 and will double after Wednesday. If you are not getting emails coach Mikes email is michael.schneiderlochner@comcast.net

       

      He has order forms at the pool along with warm ups to try on.

      Anyone interested in swimming on the Jr. High or High School Swim Teams. This Wednesday September 21st at 5 pm in the last day to order discounted warm-ups and T-shirts. The cost is $30 and will double after Wednesday. If you are not getting emails coach Mikes email is michael.schneiderlochner@comcast.net

       

      He has order forms at the pool along with warm ups to try on.

      Anyone interested in swimming on the Jr. High or High School Swim Teams. This Wednesday September 21st at 5 pm in the last day to order discounted warm-ups and T-shirts. The cost is $30 and will double after Wednesday. If you are not getting emails coach Mikes email is michael.schneiderlochner@comcast.net

       

      He has order forms at the pool along with warm ups to try on.

      The Girls and Boys Varsity Soccer Teams will be playing at Highmark Stadium THIS EVENING, September 27. Come out and support your teams!
      The girls game begins at 6 pm, with the boys playing at 8 pm.
      Tickets can be purchased at the stadium - $5, students; $10 adults
      May 3, Wednesday - English Literature
      May 4, Thursday - United States Government and Politics
      May 5, Friday - United States History
      May 8, Monday - Biology
      May 9, Tuesday - Cal AB will be in the library
                                 Calc BC will be in the Guidance Conference Room
      May 10, Wednesday - English Language and Composition
      All exams will be administered between 7am-noon.
      May 3, Wednesday - English Literature
      May 4, Thursday - United States Government and Politics
      May 5, Friday - United States History
      May 8, Monday - Biology
      May 9, Tuesday - Cal AB will be in the library
                                 Calc BC will be in the Guidance Conference Room
      May 10, Wednesday - English Language and Composition
      All exams will be administered between 7am-noon.
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