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Tech High Bulletin

Posted November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018 – B-Day

Attention National Technical Honor Society candidates: Our NTHS informational meeting will be cancelled on November 28 & November 29. The meeting will be rescheduled.

Mrs. Logsdon’s Transition Skills Program will be selling Hot Chocolate for $1.00, December 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th and 12th during Tech break times.

“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. To find out more, join Mrs. Mowen's separate GOOGLE CLASSROOM for sharing ideas and turning in your work on a business plan to be part of this program! Join Code: hvej98

If you would like to buy any of the Senior Class Shirts - Mrs. Larrick has a few extras.  The following sizes are available:  Short Sleeve Black Shirts Medium, Large and X-Large $12 each, and an 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! 

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.

Guidance News

Spring registration at HCC is underway.  All students who want to be in the ESSENCE program and take classes at HCC will need to call 240-500-2238 or stop by the HCC Admissions Office to schedule an appointment to register for classes.  Spring classes begin January 7th.

The ASVAB interpretation of results will be held on December 10, 2018 from 9:15-10:15.

SSL Opportunities

Christkindl Markt at University Plaza in Downtown Hagerstown (50 W. Washington Street) is looking for student volunteers for this Saturday, December 1st.  Volunteers can sign up online to assist with set-up, clean up or act as gate monitors for the event.  Set up begins at 9:00 am and the event ends at 5:00 pm. Please contact Amanda Whitmore ( for questions and go to to register!

On December 8, 2018, Cedar Lawn will be holding their annual Festival of Lights event to memorialize those who have passed away.  This year, students from a Cub Scout Troop were selected to prepare more than 5000 luminaries, which will be used to illuminate the park.  The scouts and student volunteers will arrive at 8:00 A.M. Saturday, December 8th to place the luminaries on grave-sites and at 3:30 P.M. the scouts and volunteers will begin the task of lighting the luminaries.  The lights will burn into the evening hours allowing participants the chance to pay tribute to their loved ones. For more information, please contact Terica Welch at (301) 733-6682.

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 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 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 or 301-797-8782.


Entrée – Southwest Chicken

Garde Manger – Pesto, Mozzarella & Tomato Panini

Dessert – Cheesecake