Daily Announcements 2017-18

Daily News for: Thursday, October 12, 2017

Attention seniors!! Applications for RHO KAPPA, National Social Studies Honor Society, are available now from your teachers in the Social Studies Department. Any eligible senior who wishes to be considered for admission should pick up a form today in the Social Studies Department.

The Mind's Eye Club will host its first Coffeehouse of the year on Wednesday, October 18 at 6:00pm in the Media Center. Share a song, story, or poem at our Open Mic, or just come for the entertainment. We hope to see you there!

In yesterday's Math Team meet at Bristol Eastern High School, South Windsor was A-MA-ZING!  In one of the best performances ever by a team in a Capitol Area Math League Meet, the Bobcats scored 105 out of a possible 108 points, winning the meet with over 20 teams competing.  The A-Team performance included perfect meets by seniors Carter Cobb and Hannah Leibowitz, junior Jason Rickenbacher, and sophomore Neal Shah, and a great first meet by freshman Keshav Ramesh.  Perfect meets were also turned in by B-Team seniors Thomas Strelecky, Tyler Branscombe, and Kevin Liu.

Hello Relayers! The SWHS Bobcats Relay For Life Club will be back in action Monday, October 16 in Room 143.  We are welcoming new and old members to attend this informational meeting about the club and what we will be doing throughout the year!  If you are unable to attend this meeting please contact Mrs. Fraiser in Room 143!  Thank you!

We will finish out this week’s college visits with Syracuse University and Castleton University on Friday.  Please continue to sign up in Naviance to attend these visits.  As a reminder, seniors who need help with their college essays can come to the Career Center for editing assistance.

Attention skiers and boarders! This year we will be running 5 weekly trips to Ski Sundown on Thursday nights as well as a weekend trip to Jay Peak. Please stop by Room 234C or 254 to pick up your permission slips. Trips will be filled on a first come, first serve basis, so be sure to get your forms and payment in quickly to secure a spot.  

Are you interested in spreading kindness and positivity throughout our school community? Then consider joining the Anti- Bullying Club. Our first meeting will be on Thursday, October 19 at 2:00pm in Room 131. We hope to see you there!

The Jump Start Tutoring Program is back and will held Thursday afternoons at TEMS. Applications are now available in the High School Counseling Office if you are interested.  You will be matched with a middle school student, assisting them with their homework, studying for exams, and working on projects for about 2 hours a week. Transportation is provided. 

Seniors, go to the Senior Capstone Link off of the SWHS Homepage and fill out the required Google Form for presentations on November 7.  This is due tomorrow!  Remember, Capstone is a graduation requirement. 

SADD members…please be sure to follow our Twitter account and complete the sign up if you have not done so already.

Reminder…“South Windsor For the Kids” will be having a fundraiser at a local fast food restaurant on Sullivan Avenue tonight from 5:00pm – 8:00pm. Please come out and make a purchase to help us raise money for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.