Friday, February 10, 2017
HAMPSHIRE HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday, February 10, 2017
AP Exam Registration
The link to AP Exam registration is now available via the HHS website. The registration window closes at 11:59 pm on March 17th. Don’t miss this opportunity to qualify for possible college credit! Please contact your teacher or Mr. Danielson if you have any questions.
Any sophomores interested in taking 300 level Jr. English or AP US History in a Blended Learning environment, please sign-up with your counselor or Mrs. Presz in the guidance office. See Mr. Rumoro or Mr. Falk with any questions.
The 6th Annual Dodgeball Tournament will be held THIS Saturday, February 11th from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The cost is $100.00 per team with a minimum of six players. Payment is due to the Hampshire HS Athletic Department TODAY! Get your friends, co-workers, sports team, or club together and show the community you are the best. We will be sure you will have some bragging material when you win! There will be prizes to the top three teams as well as to the team with the most creative costumes, so get crazy! The concession stand is open so come hungry!!
Tickets are now on sale for this year’s musical, Les Miserables. Les Miserables is arguably one of the most famous musicals to ever be performed over the last 30 years. It follows the story of the convict Jean Valjean and his journey toward redemption. Performances will be March 17th and 18th at 7pm and March 19th at 2pm. Purchase your tickets through the D300 Web Store today!
The Dundee Township Rotary Scholarship deadline is today! This is open to any High school senior who lives in Dundee Township or is an active member with the Dundee Township Rotary and will be attending an accredited university, college or community college.
Aramark Education K-12 has allocated $6000 for Culinary Arts scholarships for District #300 students. In partnership with Community Unit School District #300 and the Algonquin Rotary Club, three students will be selected for a college scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded for $3,000 (1st), $2,000 (2nd) and $1,000 (3rd). The scholarships will be granted to selected applicants who will be studying the Culinary Arts at an institution of high education.
Please see Student Services if you’re interested in either scholarship.
National School Counseling Week
This week is National School Counseling Week!! School counselors are critical to the success of our district’s central mission: to ensure all students are college or career ready upon graduation. Our counselors work diligently to help students examine and evaluate their individual strengths, abilities, talents, and interests. Make sure to thank your school counselor for the service and dedication they provide to our students, our schools, and our community!
All varsity scholastic bowl members please see Mr. Bowers this week for regional and practice information.
Spring One-Act Shows
All those interested in auditioning for the student directed one acts on Monday February 13th should sign up outside the auditorium before that day. The sign-up sheet will be in the order you wish to audition. Remember to bring your 30-60 second memorized monologue that day. Hope to see you all there! Any questions see Mr. Napper in 2108.
Spring Sport Open for Registration
Spring sports registration is now open for the 2017 season. Please go to the 8to18 website (http://il.8to18.com/hampshire) to register. Registration, $150.00 payment and current physical must be on file in the Athletic office by Monday, February 20th. Practices begin Monday, February 27th. Please see Mrs. Walton in the Athletic office if you have any questions.
Make sure that you order a yearbook! Go to yearbook order center dot com to do so. Search for Hampshire High School. Books cost $45 if you order online! They will cost $60 after the deadline. You have until April 1 to order. No exceptions. AT ALL.