September 29, 2023 

Having trouble in one of your classes? NHS students are here to help! They offer free tutoring in any subject with flexible hours. To request a tutor, go to the NHS website on the Clubs and Activities page and fill out the Google Form. 

Calling all SWHS artistic students - We are looking for t-shirt designs that encompass the new SWHS campus, incorporating both the high school and annex buildings. The theme is “2 buildings, one community”. We want to stick with school colors of maroon, gold, white and black for the t-shirt and are looking for one design on the front of the shirt. Please submit t-shirt designs by October 13th at 2 pm. The Student Council body will vote and the favorite t-shirt designs will be sent to Mr. Rizzuto to be printed. Please use the custom ink link provided on your class Google Classroom page to design your shirt. Please see Ms. Ullinger in Room 166 with questions.


Interact will hold its October meeting for both veteran and NEW members on Thursday, October 5th, in the SWHS library from 2:10-2:45pm. Attendance for this meeting is mandatory for new members, please make sure you arrive on time.

Rho Kappa applications now available: Rho Kappa, The National Social Studies Honor Society, is currently inviting eligible Juniors and Seniors to apply for this opportunity. The application form will be posted and shared by your Social Studies teachers in the google classroom. Additional information can be found on the application. If you are interested, but not currently in a Social Studies class please email Mrs. Slogesky, [email protected], Mrs. Simcik, [email protected], or Mr. Garrish [email protected]  The deadline for the application is Friday September 29th. 

The National Honor Society is currently inviting eligible candidates to complete the selection process. If you are a junior or senior who has a cumulative, weighted GPA of at least 3.75, you should receive a letter in the mail notifying you of your candidacy. If you do not receive a letter but think you qualify, please see Mrs. Leone in Room 204. 

Do you want to help people have access to clean drinking water?  Join the Water Launch Club!  Our next meeting is Thursday, October 5th in Annex room 35 right after school. Snacks will be served.  Join our Google Classroom:  wgakxlm

Our next SAGA meeting will take place Wednesday, October 4 after school in room 129. New members are always welcome.


The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology will host a Smart Manufacturing Careers Tour at Goodwin University on Wednesday, October 4th from 3-6 PM for high school students interested in learning more about a future in manufacturing. Students will have the opportunity to explore state-of-the-art manufacturing labs, learn more about the manufacturing programs offered at GU, and meet with industry ambassadors from innovative companies throughout CT. There is a flier in the Career Center with a QR code and contact information to learn more and RSVP to the program.


Attention Fall Athletes: Morning access to the locker rooms will only be available from the Hall of Achievement between 7:15 – 7:25 am. Please wait in the Hall of Achievement when you arrive at school. 
Posted by bdubiskas On 28 September, 2023 at 2:01 PM