Sep. 13, 2012 Thursday D Day
Mr. Prost's B-Period Geometry will have 2nd lunch today rather than 1st lunch. Please report to class immediately at the beginning of B-period.
Representatives from 15 Jesuit colleges will be at a college fair at the Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel tonight from 7-8:30 pm. Specific schools in attendance are posted on the flyer on the guidance bulletin board and on Naviance Family Connection.
There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in joining the Paintball Club today during Encore in room 402.
Missouri University of Science and Technology is offering the Chancellor's Scholarship. Eligible candidates must be in the top 10% of their class or have a 3.75 GPA and have a 30 ACT. An essay is required. Get more details from a counselor or look at the Updates section of Naviance Family Connection.
The following college reps will be on campus this week. Sign up in the LLC or online by the end of the day BEFORE the visit.
Thurs. Sept. 13 8:40 a.m. Blackburn University Carlinville, IL
Thurs. Sept. 13 10:30 a.m. Milliken University Decatur, IL
Thurs. Sept. 13 2:00 p.m. Columbia College Columbia, MO
Mon. Sept. 17 2:00 p.m. SEMO Cape Girardeau, MO
SEMO has strong programs in Business and Education along with unique programs in Cybersecurity and Facilities and Event Management and Parks and Recreation Studies.
Tues. Sept. 18 8:40 a.m. St. Ben's & St. John's Collegeville, MN
Tues. Sept. 18 10:30 a.m. Iowa State University Ames, IA
Tues. Sept. 18 2:00 p.m Ole Miss Oxford, MS
All three 9/18 schools are very strong science/pre-med schools. Sign up in the LLC or on-line with Family Connection.
Pro Life Club: A reminder to those in the Pro Life Club that you can pick up your teacher release form to participate in the 40 Days for Life from Fr. Tim or Mr. Kheriaty. Sept. 27 is Vianney day as we hold a prayer vigil in front of Planned Parenthood.
The meeting for those students interested in finding more about the week-long trip to Washington, D.C. in February is today in Room 204 during Encore. The Close Up Program is a one-of-kind opportunity for students to experience their government in action. From visits to Washington's famous monuments, memorials and institutions, to meetings with their Congressional delegation on Capitol Hill, you will get a first-hand look at the American political system, and consider what role you, as a student, play in our democracy.
Any student still interested in being a part of the The Griffin, Vianney's School Newspaper, should check in with Mr. Burke in room 208 this week.
1. Are you the son or grandson of a military veteran? The American Legion is offering several scholarships valued from $500 to $1500. Find out more on the Updates section of Naviance Family Connection or see a counselor.
2. Would you like $1000? Vantage Credit Union is sponsoring the Quest For Education Scholarship. Financial need, ACT score, class rank and GPA are NOT considered when awarding this scholarship. More information can be found in the LLC, on Naviance Family Connection or talking with a counselor.
Juniors and seniors: The first ACT course of the year starts Wednesday at 6:00pm. There are 9 spots left. If you're taking the ACT in October, see Mr. Meyer in the counseling office to sign up.
All Swimmers and Divers should meet in Room 107 immediately after school for an important meeting.
Anyone who is interested in becoming an Athletic Ambassador should meet under the Alumni Pavilion Monday, September 17 during encore.
The Freshman Soccer Team defeated Pattonville yesterday by the score of 5-1. The goals were scored by Jonathan Antonacci, Austin Tapella, Zach Dempsey, Jonathan Giegling, and Luke Basler.