Good afternoon students and staff, here are the announcements for Tuesday, October 4.
There will be no SWWC (consortium) classes on Friday Oct. 7th except for building trades and cosmetology.
Each year, almost 40,000 high school students in grades 9 thru 12 compete in the Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition for more than $2 million in scholarships and incentives. Students compete by recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme. This year’s theme is, My Responsibility to America. Applications are available in the Counseling Office and are due no later than November 1st.
The following colleges will be visiting this week. Sign up in the Counseling Office.
Thursday - Albion College
Friday - University of Michigan-Dearborn
This Wednesday at "Career Lunchtime Talks", Cheryl and Peter Caffrey, Senior Mechanical and Fire Safety Engineers from the Environmental Protection Agency will be here to discuss and help you explore career paths in engineering. All those considering engineering as a career option should attend.
Attention students and staff! Key Club is sponsoring a shoe drive during Spirit week. The class donating the most shoes by the end of the week will win 50 points toward the spirit week competition. Staff, if you win, Key Club will host a staff breakfast. The shoe drive will raise money for an international effort to eliminate maternal neonatal tetanus. Tetanus is a fatal disease that is easily preventable. A vaccine which costs $1.80 can save the lives of a mother and her unborn child. For more info go to www.kiwanis.org. Please donate shoes, boots, and sandals that are clean and wearable. Shoe collection boxes will be in the commons.
Do you have a SRSLY Safe Homes Sign in your yard? SRSLY Chelsea is having a photo contest with SRSLY Dexter and SRSLY Stockbridge in effort to support healthy and safe youth. Post your SRSLY Safe Home sign in your yard, take a family selfie with your sign, and then post it to Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter with #SRSLYSafeHomes. One lucky person or family will be drawn on October 12th to win a $100 gift card to Meijer. If you need a sign, visit srslychelsea.org/safe-homes to join the list and request a sign.