May 9, 2019 Announcements
This year’s WHS Talent Show is Tonight at 7pm. Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for adults. It’s going to be a great night. Don’t miss it!
Seniors-please check your email regarding Class Marshal nominations!
Students interested in being a mentor in the Big Brother/Big Sister program, please see Mr. Dyer. We will be recruiting during lunches on Thursday. Applications can be found online, or outside of Room 324.
Freshmen and Sophomores interested in attending Rippleffect’s Youth Leadership Summit on June 24-28 on Cow Island, please see Mr. Dyer for an application (online).
Help WHS’ Youth Leadership Coalition honor the importance of recognizing and raising awareness regarding substance use prevention! Show your support and wear the colors listed below (5/13 through 5/17)!
Monday, 5/13: Preventing Opioid Misuse/Overdose: Wear Purple or Silver
Tuesday, 5/14: Preventing Underage Drinking: Wear Orange
Wednesday, 5/15: Preventing Youth Marijuana Use: Wear Red
Thursday, 5/16: Preventing Youth Tobacco Use: Wear Dark Blue
Friday, 5/17: Preventing Suicide & Supporting Mental Health: Wear Yellow
Are you interested in careers in engineering? Ever wonder how the Navy powers its biggest boats? There will be a guest presenter here on Tuesday May 7th sharing about both of these topics. If you are interested email or request a tag from Mr. Wolf.
Dear freshmen, sophomores and juniors:
A representative from Mass College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will be at the high school on Wednesday, May 22 @12:45 pm to discuss careers in the health care field. If you are interested in learning more about careers in health care and want to attend this session please send Mrs. Sturgis an email to get on the list.
"The WHS NHS Blood Drive this Spring is on May 15th (it is a Wednesday White Day) from 8am to 1pm in the Gymnasium. Students 16 years and older are eligible to donate. Students that are 16 years old will need a signed Parental Consent form to be allowed to donate. Students will be able to register during all three Lunches starting on May 6th up through May 14th. Any questions, please feel free to see me, Mr. Chabot in room 211 when I am not teaching."
Juniors: UMaine will be at the high school May 20 to review transcripts of juniors interested in attending. You will get a pre-read on your application, learn about scholarships and if you are taking the right classes for admission. Interested? Limited to 30 students. Send an email to Mrs. Sturgis to get your name on the list.
NEED EXTRA HELP?
The Science Lab is open 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 1st and 3rd Thursdays & Fridays from 2:30-4:00 in Ms. Keefe's room 205 for any science questions.
The Math Center is open Mondays & Thursdays from 2:30-4:00 in rooms 104 & 106. Please stop by if you need help or have any questions about your math homework.
English Tutoring is available Mondays & Thursdays from 2:30-4 in Room 323 with Mrs. Sbardella. Even if you just need a quiet place to study and/or do homework, please stop by...
Building hours for students are 7am to 2:30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and 7am to 1:30pm on Wednesdays. For safety reasons, no students should be in the building before or after that without a specific plan in place with an adult in the building who can supervise them. Please do not arrive at school before 7am, as it is getting cold out and we don't want you waiting outside. This is the same for after school pick-up. Please communicate these hours to your parents so you don't have to wait outside after school.
SPECTRUM WHS' LGBT+ CLUB: We will be meeting on Thursdays from now on! All are welcome!