Monday, December 9, 2013

Announcements December 9-13, 2013

Morning Announcements
Art Club will meet today (Thursday, 12/12), in Mr. Campbell's room 117 to make decorations for Spaghetti with Santa.  If you're feeling the Christmas spirit - come help out!

Attention to students planning to submit a portfolio for the National Honors Society - Dates to remember: December 16 - cut off for service hours, January 8th - portfolios due - deadlines are firm!  See Mrs. Kyrka, room 217, with questions.

This Friday, 12/13, marks the beginning of a new basketball season at Nipmuc with our girls' teams visiting BVT and our boys hosting their teams.  A reminder to all - sportsmanship is a vital component to our athletic philosophy.  Come and cheer our players on and show true Warrior spirit.

For the three home games before Christmas break we will be offering a deal to all students.  Bring a canned good (which will be donated to a local food pantry) and receive one dollar off the price of admission for every can. The games are on Friday, 12/13 - boys vs. BVT, Tuesday, 12/17 - girls vs. West Boylston, and Friday, 12/20 - girls vs. Douglas.  Go to for more information on all schedules.

Tis the season to give back!  Student Council is collecting new and gently used winter coats to be donated to families in need.  There is a collection box in the office until winter break.

Any girl interested in trying out for the girls lacrosse team (JV and Varsity) should attend a meeting on Tuesday, 12/10, with Coach Hadfield at 2:30 p.m.  For more information, contact Bethany Peterson, Rachel Hetu, or Mr. Leaver.

Drivers education classroom program applications are now available in the office and on the school website for the January .

Candy canes will be on sale  at both breaks in the cafeteria.  Student Council will be selling the candy canes for $1 each.  Send a candy cane with a message to a friend wishing them a happy holiday.  Candy canes will be delivered on Friday, December 20th during breaks.

There are a limited number of 2013 yearbooks for sale for $50.  Please see Mr. Ferris in the office before December 13th. 

Yearbook committee needs your help!  Please consider helping create the 2014 yearbook.  Meetings are Wednesday, after school from 2-3 p.m. in Mrs. Alibozek's room 237.

Guidance Announcements
United States Army Recruiter will hold an information session in the guidance office on Tuesday, December 10.  Sign up in guidance to receive a pass to learn more about the United States Army.
Attention students that signed up to take the ASVAB test: The new exam date is Friday, December 13 at 7:30 a.m.  

Attention Seniors: The Guidance Office will be closed during the Christmas break. If you have a January 1 college deadline, please notify your guidance counselor and turn in your transcript release forms this week!

Reminder to Seniors planning to take the AFL-CIO scholarship exam: Please return the application which can be found on the Nipmuc guidance blog to the guidance office before December 16th. The scholarship exam will be administered at Nipmuc on February 5th.

All students are reminded to check out the guidance blog for an updated list of college open houses, college planning, SAT and ACT information and scholarships.

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