Wednesday, October 3, 2018 

The Student Council meeting is postponed to October 11th at 2:10pm in room 163. New members welcome! We will be discussing spirit wear and our upcoming goals.

The anti-stress club will be playing Dodgeball after school this Thursday, October 4th in the gym.

The Robotics club will be having a meeting after school on Thursday, October 4th. This meeting is for students who are interested in joining Bobcat Robotics. Please come to the meeting if you are interested in joining the team. We will start the meeting at 2:10pm in room 12. 

The Science Fiction/Fantasy club will hold its next meeting next Thursday, October 11th in room 127 from 2-5pm. Join us for snacks while we watch and discuss Pirates of the Caribbean.

All Travel Club students enrolled in the 2019 Italy and Spain Trip and a parent are to meet at the back of the SWHS Media Center on Thursday, October 4th at 7:00pm. If you are unable to attend please see Señora Ruiz in room 227

Congratulations to this year's first group of Students of the Month. They are students who have made a positive impression on peers and teachers, and who have shown excellence in academic, social and civic behaviors during the month of September. The students of the month are: Pranav Ramesh Grade 9, Maria Galley Grade 9, Ashna Prakash Grade 10, Nahzyr Hughes Grade 10, Asha Nahar Grade 11, Acquil Williams Grade 11, Allie Fielding Grade 12, and Ari Cohen Grade 12. Congratulations again to all these students.

FBLA will be having our first meeting and our pizza party on this Thursday, October 4th at 2:00pm in room 122. New people and members are welcome. People who are running for President - please come with a speech. You will give your speech in the beginning of the meeting and the people will vote. Thank you. See you there.

Picture retakes will be on Friday, October 5th in the Seminar Room. Please sign up with Mrs. Richardson in the main office on Wednesday, October 3rd or Thursday, October 4th for your time slot.

There are still parking passes available to juniors and seniors. Please submit all necessary paperwork to the main office or to Admin 237.

Interact club members, please remember our monthly meeting is not this Thursday but next Thursday, October 11th at 2:05pm in the Seminar room. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Howard in room 134.

Any student planning on going on the St. Francis Hospital Field Trip with Dr. Bombara should turn in their permission slips as soon as possible.

Manchester Community College’s Excursions in Learning Program is offering two babysitting safety, CPR and first aid classes for students in grades 5-12. Dates are November 3 or November 17 from 9am to 2pm. The course costs $70. Register before October 10 to save $5. This is NOT an official certification course. For more information, see that Programs and Events board in the Career Center.

Carnegie Mellon University will hold an information session with admission staff on Sunday, October 7 at 2pm at the Hartford Marriott Farmington. To register, visit the Carnegie Mellon admission website or see Mrs. Carty in the Career Center.

The following college visits will take place in the Career Center tomorrow: Colby-Sawyer College, Central CT State University, Cedar Crest College, Washington College. Continue to sign up in Naviance for these visits. It is very helpful to know whether students are interested in meeting with the representative.

Unified Sports will have its first home soccer tournament against East Windsor, Suffield, and Rockville on Tuesday, October 9th from 2:45-4:15pm. Come out to support them as they kick off their season!!

Athletic News:

The girls swim team proved themselves victorious after winning an exciting meet against East Catholic. It all came down to the final 400 Free Relay, in which Crystal Arn-Hetrich, Emma Hapkiewitcz, Kellie Sartoris and Alanna Mawhinney secured the win with a first place finish. Standout performances from last night include Sarah Mulcahy, who won the 100 butterfly. Great job ladies!!

Varsity field hockey tied Enfield 0-0. The team played tremendous in the rain, and was close to a win before the game was called due to thunder with 20:22 left. They take on Northwest Catholic on Friday away.
Posted by cdoherty On 03 October, 2018 at 9:20 AM