November 20, 2012

posted Nov 20, 2012, 5:37 AM by Diana Schlater   [ updated Nov 20, 2012, 5:38 AM ]

1.   The WINTER RUNNING CLUB will BEGIN NEXT Tuesday (11/27).  For more INFORMATION, SEE the SIGNS POSTED throughout the building or SEE Mr. Buschur.

 2.   There will be a BPA MEETING NEXT Tuesday (11/27).  If you would like to PARTICIPATE in TORCH AWARDS, you MUST ATTEND this MEETING.

 3.   A BIG THANK YOU to Mr. Barr for SUPPORTING the OSU BUCKEYES TODAY!  Be sure to let him know how GOOD he looks in SCARLET & GRAY.  APPRECIATION goes out to him and Mr. Hurst for raising almost $80.00 for bullying prevention.  GO BUCKS!!!!

 4.   SMD is collecting for the Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund thru TODAY.  You can DONATE during your LUNCH PERIODS at the concession stand.  No donation is too small and every penny counts.

 5.   FCCLA is SPONSORING a FOOD DRIVE for the Concord Community Food Pantry.  Bring in NON-PERISHABLE ITEMS and place them in the BOX by the MAIN OFFICE or the BOX in the CAFETERIA.

 6.   The Pythian Sisters of Ohio SCHOLARSHIP is AVAILABLE in the GUIDANCE OFFICE.

 7.   BLOOD DRIVE INFORMATION is AVAILABLE.  PICK UP FORMS in Mrs. Randall’s room (B152).  DEADLINE for SIGN UPS is Friday, November 30.

 8.   The following representatives will be here NEXT WEEK:  the University of Northwestern Ohio will be here Tuesday, November 27 and Clark State will be here Thursday, November 29.  Any JUNIOR or SENIOR interested in speaking with these representatives should SIGN UP on the GUIDANCE BULLETIN BOARD.

 9.   ALL NEW NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS need to CHECK your GOOGLE DOCS ASAP to SIGN UP for your TICKET TAKING times.  Ticket takers are NEEDED for EVENTS starting THIS FRIDAY (11/23).  REMEMBER that signing up for 2 ticket taking times is a REQUIREMENT. 

 10. Join the HS Drama department for 2 nights of laughter as they perform the comedy “Parents Just Don’t Understand!” Friday and Saturday EVENING, November 30 and December 1, at 7:00 at the MIDDLE SCHOOL Auditeria.  TICKET COST is a DONATION at the DOOR.

 11.  All juniors will be taking a practice ACT college entrance exam on Thursday, November 29.  The exam will begin at 7:45 am and should conclude by approximately 11:15.  Students who do not attend GHS full days need to make arrangements ahead of time in order to be here the entire time of the practice exam.  Students are to bring pencils and their personal calculator for use on the math portion of the exam.  

Full-time Ohio Hi-Point (OHP) juniors are expected to be in attendance at GHS for the practice ACT.  Bus transportation to OHP will NOT be available following the test, so OHP juniors are to make other transportation arrangements ahead of time, as they are expected to attend afternoon classes once released from the exam. OHP students not attending afternoon classes following the exam will be considered unexcused from OHP unless excused by a parent/guardian.

Students will be assigned to the following testing locations based on first letter of the last name:

A-D     C138 (Miss Manson’s room)

E-H      A108 (Mr. Bowsher’s room)

I-O      B147 (Miss Prill’s room)

P-Z      Media Center