October 9, 2018 Announcements
NAHS - Please stop by the art rooms to pick up the permission form for the October 19, Camp Sunshine field trip to Beans. We need to have a complete list of students who are going by Tuesday October 9.
Today, Tuesday, is a WHITE day. Tomorrow morning, Wednesday, all students grades 9-11 will be taking the PSAT, typically with their ACE advisors. The seniors will be with their ACE groups in post high school planning workshops. From 12-1:30 all students will be with their ACE groups and engaging in school wide, student led conversations about community climate and culture. It will be a regular early dismissal day at 1:30. Thursday we will pick up the color rotation; it will be a BLUE day and we will end the week with Friday as a WHITE day.
Grades 9-11, please be here by 7:45 so you have plenty of time to get to your testing room! Your ACE teachers, case managers and Mr. Berrang will all have lists of testing rooms. Bring 2 #2 pencils, a calculator if you have one. You will not be permitted to have a phone out or on, or other school materials.
Grade 12, please be here 8:00, you will report DIRECTLY TO THE CAFE- we will have the student entrance and the entrance near the nurse's office open for you to come in QUIETLY-PLEASE!
Blood Drive-October 11 from 8-1pm. See Mr. Chabot (room 211) for more info.
The following colleges will be visiting the week of October 8. Sign up in your Naviance account or send Mrs. Sturgis an email:
University of New Hampshire Tuesday @ 9:30
St. Anselm's College Tuesday @ 10:30
Husson University Tuesday @ 12:45
Hofstra University Thursday @ 9:30
Wentworth Institute of Technology Thursday @ 10:30
University of Maine @ Augusta Thursday @ 1:30
All students must park in the student lot & have a parking pass. Please stop by the Main Office to pick up the parking pass form. The cost is $6.00. Passes must be purchased each year.
Interested in learning more about the Peace corps or AmeriCorps? Mr. Card's daughter will be here at the high school Tuesday, October 16 during ACE to talk about her interesting experiences in both Peace corps and AmeriCorps. If you are interested send Mrs. Sturgis an email to request a tag.
Mrs. Sbardella is available for after-school tutoring on Mondays & Thursdays from 2:30-4 in Room 323. Even if you need a quiet place to study and/or do HW, please stop by...
Picture retake day will be Wednesday, October 22!
Senior Photo submission deadline is November 2, 2018.
Any student looking to be involved with the following programs email, Mr. Russell at Russellm@westbrookschools.org
Trendsetter Program: Tuesday & Thursday after school or During period 4 on Blue & White days.
Big Brother & Sister Program: Looking for Mentors and Mentee.
Peer Mentors: AKA Freshmen mentors & K.I.C Kids in Community and Unified Sports Mentors.
NHS Student Mentors: Mentoring students in academics during and after school.
Geeks Templar: Boffing, D&D, Magic the Gathering.