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Tech High Bulletin

Posted October 23, 2018

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 – B-Day

Attention Student Drivers:  Friday, October 26th will be the last day students can park on WCTHS property without a parking permit.  We will begin checking for permits on Monday, October 29th.

Reminder:  Temporary parking permits are available for $2.00 a day and can be purchased in the Main Office.

SGA UPDATES:  Today and tomorrow there will be Homecoming Committee meetings in Mrs. Eberle’s room from 3:00-4:00pm.  On Friday, October 26 from 12:15-1:00 pm, junior elections will be held.  All SGA members are invited to attend!!

The next Prom Committee meeting will be held after school today in Mrs. Larrick's classroom.  All are welcome to join.  

The Tech High Halloween Party is THIS FRIDAY from 6 to 8 in the WCTHS Cafeteria! Ticket sales will end on Wednesday after school. Cost is $5 for single, $7 per couple. Tickets are on sale during lunch, but you can also see Mrs. Mowen or Mrs. Moore-Porter to get your tickets.

There will be MANDATORY National Technical Honor Society Meetings on the following dates/times:  (Invitation ONLY)

  • Thursday, October 25 @ 2:30-3:00 p.m. in the AV CTR (B-Day Tech Areas ONLY)
  • Friday, October 26 @ 2:30-3:00 p.m. in the AV CTR (A-Day Tech Areas ONLY)
  • Wednesday, November 28 @ 9:15-10:15 a.m. in the Cafeteria
  • Thursday, November 29 @ 9:15-11:15 a.m. in the Cafeteria

Homecoming Update:  Hollywood Homecoming tickets go on sale today in the cafeteria during all three lunch shifts.  Tickets cost $15 per person and $25 per couple. The Homecoming dance is Saturday, November 3 from 8pm-11pm.

Spirt Week:  Spirit Week is coming!!!

  • Monday, October 29 – Meme Monday
  • Tuesday, October 30 – Twin Tuesday
  • Wednesday, October 31 – Wear Pink Wednesday
  • Thursday, November 1 – Throwback Thursday
  • Friday, November 2 – College Apparel Friday

SGA members - All members please join the google classroom formed for SGA.  The code is oh4cbzc . Our next meeting will be held on Friday, October 26 from 12:15 to 1:00pm in the AV center.  Junior elections will take place on that day and other Homecoming and Spirit Week announcements will be made.

Upload Pictures for yearbook

  • Yearbook Snap App: iOS or android
  • access code: Eagles
  • Please see Mrs. Higy if you need help.

iCoverage fee, $15, is due November 9.  Please pay the $15 iCoverage Fee online through My School Bucks OR give the fee to your Tech teacher.

Senior Picture for yearbook:

  • All senior yearbook pictures must be submitted by November 9. 
  • If you had your picture taken at Myerly and Lowe, they will submit your picture. 
  • If you had your picture taken elsewhere, please submit your picture digitally (JPEG) to higyani@wcps.k12.md.us.

Yearbooks are $50 from now until December 22.

  • $55 - December 23 – March 22.
  • $60 – March 23 – May 3.
  • $65 cash – May 4 – end of year if there are any unsold Yearbooks.

iPad access at home - Students/staff if you are having issues accessing the Internet at home, please try this: Enter username (5/3 or whatever you use to log into a school computer) and password (wcps lunch number) in the proxy up to 5 times. If you are still having issues, please stop by the Media Center.

Guidance News

ASVAB (Military entrance test) - November 12, 2018, 9:15 to 12:00 noon.  Sign up in the counseling center.  Interpretation of results will be done on December 10, 2018, 9:15-10:15.

College Visits at Washington County Technical High School:

October 25, 2018                    9:15AM                     UMBC

October 29, 2018                    1:00PM                       Stevenson University

November 2, 2018                  11:00AM                    Salisbury University

November 5, 2018                  9:15 AM                     West Virginia Wesleyan College

Interested students should sign up with Mrs. Healey in the Counseling Center.

SSL Opportunities

Rockland Woods Basketball Club - Instructional non-profit basketball league for K-5th graders is looking for anyone with knowledge and skills to be assistant coaches or referees for the K/1 and 2/3 age groups. Please contact Erin Weaver, RWBC secretary at (301)788-8187 or send an email to rocklandbballclub@gmail.com for more information or to sign-up. Season starts mid-November and runs until first weekend in March.

Goodwill Industries - is looking for 17-18 year old Washington County students to enroll in free classes!  There are different topics for each 2 week class.  Classes are held every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-6:00 PM on 200 N. Prospect St. Hagerstown in the Horizon Goodwill Industries Building, adjacent to Domino’s Pizza.  You may sign up by calling Ebonee at 301-733-7330 extension 1701 (leave a detailed message) or by emailing Ebonee at eboneeparson@gmail.com or go online and fill out an application.  Flyers available under Mrs. Knodle’s SSL bulletin board.

The Washington County Historical Society - (located at 135 W. Washington St. Hagerstown) is looking for students to assist in a variety of opportunities.  From weekend painting and garden work to working in their library, archives or assisting during Saturday craft sessions.  All activities are on site at the Miller House and interested students should contact Anna Cueto at curator@washcohistory.org or 301-797-8782.

Fall HAYSL - Student volunteers are needed on Saturdays for concession stand duties and/or as sideline referees for youth soccer matches.  Concessions are open from 9-2pm and refs are needed from 10-3pm.  The season ends Sat., Oct. 27th.  Training is provided and interested students should contact Katie Staup at haysl627fundraise@gmail.com

Lunch

Entrée – Walking Taco

Ala Carte – Grilled Cheese Panini

Dessert – Spice Cake

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