HS Bulletin



September 5, 2012



Freshmen Class Meeting – IAP – MPR


Congratulations to the new senior class officers:  Elizabeth Ehmen, John Estudillo, Paige TenHulzen, Kelli Doeschot, Andrew Seuferer, Brooke Wohlers, Yoselin Suarez, Shelby Drotzmann


If you are interested in joining SkillsUSA there is a sign-up sheet outside of Mr. Jenkins’ room W-18.

What is SkillsUSA??? A professional organization for students in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations!  Find out more about it at an organizational meeting next Wednesday, September 5 during IAP in the Career Center.


Nebraska Community Blood Bank BLOOD DRIVE!  
Students (17 years old and weighing at least 115 lbs) ... are encouraged to “keep the beat alive” by donating blood TOMORROW,  September 6 from 10:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m. As a thank you, all those registering to donate at the first NHS blood drive will receive a “Keeping the Beat Alive” t-shirt. Each and every donation will not only help critically ill patients, but also raise scholarship dollars for NHS through the NCBB Educational Scholarship Program. The program has been awarding scholarship funds to high schools based on the success of their blood drive(s) since 2004. Last year, NHS hosted four successful blood drives and received over 2,000 dollars in scholarship funds.Reserve a spot to donate today! To schedule an appointment and pick up a Parent Permission Form, contact Mrs. O’Connor in the Guidance office. For more information on blood donation, visit www.ncbb.org and make sure to follow NCBB on Facebook.



Sophomores and Juniors:  Look for the opportunity to sign up for taking the PSAT at Norris (October 17th).  See your IAP teacher for details.


COLLEGE VISITS:  (Sign up on guidance bulletin board in senior hallway)

UNL – Tuesday, September 25th during IAP

UNK - Wednesday, September 26th during IAP  

Air Force - September 13th during IAP

Creighton University - September 18th at 11:45 (MAKE LUNCH/CLASS ARRANGEMENTS WITH 4TH PERIOD TEACHER)

Augustana College - October 1st during IAP

Wayne State - October 2nd during IAP

Hastings College - October 3rd during IAP


Remember to sign up on the bulletin board in the Senior Hallway!


Also, check out the NEW Scholarship Deadline Google Calendar off the Guidance Website... See when scholarship are due and refer to the Scholarship tab to read more details about the scholarship and find the application. 

Wednesday, September 5, 2012