Monday, November 5, 2018 
Attention students: The library will be closed today, November 5 from 7:30 am to noon. Please plan accordingly.

All Seniors presenting their Capstone Projects on Tuesday, November 6 can now find their assigned room and time slots posted on the SWHS Capstone Website. Please remember to bring your check-in/check-out form. Any questions, please see Mr. Richards or Ms. Walsh.

South Windsor High School will be offering the ASVAB exam on November 16. This is a required test for entrance into the military. However, it is not just for students planning to enter the military, it is also a valuable test to explore potential career possibilities. The test is free. If you have questions please see Dr. LaRochelle in School Counseling. Signups begin on Monday, November 5 in the School Counseling Office.

Jack Perry and Joey Hence are hosting a Handball Tourney for their Capstone Project on Friday, November 9 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm in the gym. Teams consist of 7 players. Each team member must Sign up by November 7 by filling out the google form located on the google classroom page for your designated class. Entry fee is at least one non-perishable food item per team member. There will be a maximum of 50 participants, so sign up now to reserve your spot.

Save the date! The next Italian Club meeting will be Monday, November 12 right after school in room 226. We'll be playing Italian games and having snacks. Please see Mrs. Zaccardelli.

Please take note that there is a NEW policy for attending college visits in the Career Center. In order to attend, students are required to have a signed permission slip for classes they will miss during the college visit. Mrs. Carty will send permission slips to homeroom for students who have signed up in Naviance at least 2 days in advance. Otherwise, students can pick up a permission slip from the Career Center in enough time to complete it before the visit. Students arriving to a visit without a slip will have to go complete one or return to their class and miss the visit.

Did you know that there are over 13 million cancer survivors in the U.S today? We need your help to make this number even larger! If you are interested in helping the fight for cancer, please come to the Relay For Life club meeting on Thursday November 8 in Ms. Lyons classroom, room 145. If you cannot attend, but would still like to be a part of the team, or if you have any questions, please see Ms. Lyons before Thursday.

Athletic News: 

The Varsity Girls' Soccer team will play the opening round tournament game today at 2:00 pm vs. Hamden at home on the Stadium field. Please come out and support the Bobcats as they start their tournament run.

The Girls Volleyball team will play at home today against Staples of Westport in the first round of the State Tournament. Our Bobcats are ranked 16th and Staples 17th. This should be a fun, competitive match so we hope you will come out and cheer on your fellow Bobcats.

The Varsity Boys’ Soccer team will play in the first round of the tournament on Tuesday at 2:00 pm on the Multipurpose Field. Please come out and support them!

The Girls Swim team placed third at their CCC meet on Friday. Congratulations to the girls for an amazing season with a final record of 7-3. Special shout-out to Emma Hapkiewicz who received an all All-Conference title after winning the 500 freestyle. 11 girls have qualified for States, which will take place this Saturday at Cornerstone Aquatics Center in West Hartford. 
Posted by cdoherty On 05 November, 2018 at 9:09 AM