Friday, April 7, 2017
HAMPSHIRE HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday, April 7, 2017
Students interested in a military career should consider taking the ASVAB the morning of April 18th in the Lecture Room. If you are interested in taking the ASVAB this spring, please sign up in Student Services. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Lis.
Hey Whips! Are you looking for a great way to get involved and provide an invaluable service to your community? On April 19th, HHS is hosting its final blood drive of the year. To donate, you must be 16 years old and have a signed parent consent form. Forms are available in Student Services and during all lunches next Tuesday. Students who donate 4 or more times throughout high school will receive a red cord to wear at graduation and will be eligible to apply for the Blood Donation Scholarship. Help save a life! Donate blood on the 19th!!
Attention seniors! College is right around the corner and Hampshire’s very own business department is giving away a $500 scholarship to our school’s brightest business student. To apply you must be a senior, have taken 3 or more business classes and have a B or better in each of those classes. You do not want to miss this opportunity. To apply, visit the student services scholarship page or see Mr. Beringer or Mrs. Lutes for further questions. Deadline is April 15th.
Reminder to all Drama club members there will be a group photo for the yearbook taken Monday after school in the auditorium.
Hampshire Fire Academy
Attention students interested in a career such as firefighter, EMT, police office, or the military. The Hampshire Fire Department is holding a two-day field trip providing approved students an experience including firefighter duties, paramedic drills, and training exercises. Many of the activities are highly physical such as search and rescue, and emergency medical tasks. Be prepared to get sweaty and involved! The Hampshire Fire Academy will take place on April 13th and 14th. If you are interested please put your name on the signup sheet in Student Services. Do not delay. Sign up in Student Services today. See Mr. Lis if you have questions.
Come out and support Hampshire Lacrosse this weekend! The girls team will be playing at 12:30 against Plainfield and 3:20 against McHenry. The boys teams will playing Taft JV at 4:40 and Varsity at 6pm. Come out to Hampshire Middle School and support the teams!
NHS members: We will have our next MORNING meeting on Tuesday, April 11th. The AFTERNOON meeting will be held on Thursday, April 13th. Both meetings will be held in room 1202. Please remember to bring your postcards for Send Kids the World! See you at one of the meetings!
The purple pay winner of two prom tickets is Jackson Wozniak. Congratulations Jackson! Please see Mrs. Hopley in room 1107.
PE Lost & Found
All items in PE lost and found must be claimed this week or they will be thrown away after school today. See your P.E. teacher to check the lost and found bags.
Prom-goers! You can choose a table today during 5th, 6th, and 7th period lunches. TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO SELECT A TABLE! Check out the PROM WALL on the 2nd floor and 3rd floor stairwell for more information. See Mrs. Hopley in room 1107 and Mrs. Cherry in room 3010 with any questions. Also, students wanting to opt out of post-prom need to pick up the parent waiver during lunches when you sign up for your prom tables.
Although the JV girls’ soccer team didn’t come away with a win yesterday, there was a great goal scored by Edith Cruz to fight back against the Dundee Crown Chargers. Come out to support the Varsity team this weekend in their tournament here at Hampshire.
Spanish Club meets before school on Thursday, April 13th in 1105. Remember it is a late start day so come at 9:10, or whenever your transportation gets you here…we’ll be waiting! Come join us to finalize t-shirts, plan our year-ending events, and to plan for the year to come! See Sra. Konajeski in room 1105 with any questions! See you there!
Attention all Tri-M members—your next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 12th at 7am in the auditorium. If you cannot make it to the morning meeting, there will be another meeting after school Wednesday in the orchestra room. See you there!
Elementary Teacher Retirements
SHARE YOUR MEMORIES OF MRS. WALLENBERGER-CORCELLES AND MRS. MIRANDA! Did you have Mrs. Wallenberger-Corcelles as a teacher (Liberty, Meadowdale, or Neubert Elementary) or Mrs. Miranda as a librarian/media specialist (Dundee Highlands, Golfview, Hampshire, Liberty, Parkview, or Sleepy Hollow Elementary)? In honor of their upcoming retirements, please consider writing a note of thanks, sharing a special memory or offering your appreciation. Email to email@example.com or drop off/send to Retirement Memory, c/o Liberty Elementary School, 6500 Miller Road, Carpentersville, 60110. Notes are due by April 21st.