March 14, 2017
HAMPSHIRE HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
AP students: The deadline for signing up for AP exams is Friday, March 17th. Please visit the HHS website for the link to online registration and see Mr. Danielson if you have any questions.
Today’s baseball game is cancelled. Make sure to check with your coaches for practice times.
Juniors and Seniors: A representative from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will be holding a presentation on March 20th entitled “College 101”. Topics will include post-secondary options, how to find schools, what to think about when deciding on a college and a major, the importance of college visits and examples of careers with different educational degrees. If you are interested in attending this presentation please sign up in Student Services.
Foreign Language Week
Thank you for participating in all of the activities celebrating Foreign Language Week last week. We are still collecting non-perishable food items in the box in Room 1105 to benefit the Hampshire/Burlington food pantry. Donations will be collected until Friday. Please see Sra. Konajeski for more information.
Junior College Night
Attention Juniors. The Counseling Department will host Junior College Night on March 22nd at 6:30 in the Lecture Room. This event will provide students and parents important information on how to select a college, apply for admission, consider financial aid options, and answer your questions. We hope you will join us for this informative evening. If you have any questions, please see your counselor.
The musical minute this week is being brought to you by the songs of Les Miserable! Get your tickets today as they are going quickly! Performances will be March 17th and 18th at 7pm and March 19th at 2pm. Purchase your tickets through the D300 Web Store, but hurry before they sell out!
For seniors with intentions on becoming an Education Major...please note there is a new $4,000 scholarship available in the Counseling office. The Dr. Connie Tucker scholarship! Dr. Tucker was a long time educator and public servant who wants to support a future educator. You may apply by mail or email and application is due TOMORROW!
The next athletic booster club meeting will be on Thursday, March 23rd at 7pm.
Tickets are going fast 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, but hurry before they sell out!
Post Prom Draw Down Raffle
Parents!!! Please join us on March 18th at 7 pm for a FUN night at the Post Prom Draw-Down Raffle. The event will be held at The Eagles Clubhouse in Gilberts. Tickets are $50 each. The price of admission includes entry for 2 people into the event and a chance to win up to $1000. All proceeds are used to provide a safe and memorable post prom for our students. To purchase tickets, please contact Julie Gara at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-489-2098.