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Tech High Bulletin

Posted November 13, 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 – B-Day

Williamsport High School will hold a Cheer interest meeting today from 3:40 – 4:00pm in the Media Center at WHS.  See Ms. Susinko or Ms. Jackson with any questions.

The following seniors need to pick up their Senior Class T-shirts and/or Hoodies from Mrs. Larrick:  Zach Berg, Patrick Bryan, Alexis Buskirk, Josh Gerber, Konrad Mongan and Henry Schmidt.  

The SENIOR QUOTE icon is on your iPad. Please use the following criteria for your quote:                                                           

  • Must be school appropriate.                           
  • 140 characters or less including the person you are quoting.                                                                  
  • Motivational or Inspirational.                                 

It has been a difficult process to get the quotes back so please do not ruin it.  If your quote does not fit this criteria your quote will not appear in the yearbook. Senior Quotes must be in by November 16.

Attention All Prom Committee Members:  Cookie Dough Order Forms and Money is due to Mrs. Larrick on Friday, November 16th by lunch time.  If you are done selling you may turn it in at any time.  

If you would like to buy any of the Senior Class Shirts or Hoodies - Mrs. Larrick has a few extras.  The following sizes are available:  Hoodies - Small and Large $28 each; Tie-Dye Long Sleeve Shirt - Small $21; Short Sleeve Black Shirts Small, Medium, 2 X-Large $12 each, and a XXLarge $15.  First come first serve.  Order forms are available for a 2nd round of ordering - must have a minimum of 20 of each type of shirt.  Don't graduate without one of these great shirts!  

“What’s the BIG Idea???” That’s the question for aspiring entrepreneurs in the Washington County Public Schools. If you have an idea for a new business, service, or product, you could win money and introduce your idea to the world by participating in the WCPS Aspiring Entrepreneurs Competition. The competition is open to individuals and teams. Interested? See Mrs. Mowen to sign up as a Tech High participant. Applications are due by January 11, business plans are due by March 1, and the county Finale is May 22.

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 update your iPad.  Click the Settings icon>General>Software Update.  Should update to 12.0.1. You should then see an app with the name Relay Web Filter.  This should alleviate any home access issues. If you are still having issues, please stop by the Media Center.

Upload Pictures for yearbook

  • Yearbook Snap App: iOS or android
  • access code: Eagles

Please see Mrs. Higy if you need help.

The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony will be scheduled for Thursday, January 17 @ 6 pm. Please make a note of this date in your calendars. Our next MANDATORY MEETING will be on the following dates and times – IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO ATTEND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Wednesday, November 28th @ 9:15AM IN THE AV CTR.
  • Thursday, November 29th @ 9:15AM IN THE AV CTR.

Guidance News

ASVAB (Military entrance test) – THE DATE HAS CHANGED!!  The test will now be given on Monday, November 19th from 9:00 to 12:00 in the AV Center.  Sign up in the counseling center.  Interpretation of results will be held on December 10, 2018 from 9:15-10:15.

College Visits at Washington County Technical High School:

November 13, 2018    1:30PM                     Allegheny College of Maryland                       

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.

Kris Kringle Craft Show @ HCC ARRC Building - Students are needed to help with set up, clean up, assisting vendors and customers with carrying packages, door prizes, tickets and shopping bags.  Interested students must contact Brian Pitsnogle at 240-500-7656 or at Brianpitsnogle@gmail.com to earn SSL hours.

  • Friday, Nov. 16    3:30 PM-9:00 PM
  • Saturday, Nov. 17   7:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Sunday, Nov. 18   7:00 AM-3:00 PM or 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Lunch

Entrée – Nacho Grande

Garde Manger – BLT Wrap

Dessert – Cinnamon Crumb Muffin

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