Wednesday, April 12, 2017
HAMPSHIRE HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
REMINDER WHIPS! TOMORROW, APRIL 13TH IS A LATE START DAY! FIRST PERIOD BEGINS AT 9:45AM; SECOND PERIOD BEGINS AT 10:20AM; AND THIRD PERIOD BEGINS AT 10:55AM. PLEASE WATCH YOUR TIME!
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!!
Hampshire Booster Club Scholarship
The Hampshire Whip-purs Athletic Booster Club Scholarship form is now available online on the booster club website (www.hhsbooster.weebly.com), and in the guidance office. Scholarships are awarded each school year to one female and one male senior athlete in the amount of $1,000 each. Applicants must be a senior, have played at least one varsity sport, have a 2.5 unweighted GPA and plan to attend an accredited college, community college, or a trade or technical school as a full-time student in the fall of 2017. Scholarship applications are due by Friday, May 5, 2017.
Attention all Boys and Girls who participated on the golf team this year: If you are interested in attending the Men’s and/or Women’s NCAA Division I championship at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove Illinois, see Coach Ellett in room 2008 for information on how to receive your free ticket of admission. The tournament takes place from May 19th-May 31st and you can attend any day of your choosing…..they have contests and trick shots as well as the best golfers in the country competing. Rich Harvest Farms is a private golf course, so this may be your one and only time to see great golf on this golf course…..again, see Mrs. Ellett for ticket information.
Music Parents Scholarship
The Hampshire Music Parents organization annually awards scholarship money to one or more graduating seniors who have demonstrated involvement in the music department at HHS. The purpose of the scholarship is to recognize these efforts and accomplishments of those involved in the music program and to assist financially in the applicant’s continued education at an accredited college or university. The scholarship application is available in student services - deadline for return is Friday, April 28. Please note: Applicants need not be majoring in music in order to qualify for this scholarship.
NHS members: Our AFTERNOON meeting will be held tomorrow in Room 1202. Please remember to bring your postcards for Send Kids the World!
Going to prom? Help us determine the candidates for the 2017 prom court. Prom court nominations will take place online until Monday, April 17th.
The JV Girls’ soccer team battled hard against Belvidere last night and ended in a 2-2 tie. Nazeeha Khan scored the first goal for the Whippurs last night to make the game 1-0. Scoring our second goal to make the game 2-1 was Alexus Chen with an assist from Edith Cruz. Come out tomorrow at 4:30 to support the girls at home against Prairie Ridge!
Spanish Club meets before school TOMORROW, 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! See Sra. Konajeski in room 1105 with any questions! See you there!
Attention all Tri-M members: If you were unable to make it to the meeting this morning, there will be another meeting after school today in the orchestra room.