posted Feb 24, 2016, 11:52 AM by Catherine Faulconer

**UPDATE** ALL after school activities are cancelled for today, Wednesday, February 24th.


Attention Juniors: If you would like extra help for the spring SAT and ACT, Kaplan Test Prep will be hosting free online Cram sessions for the newly revised SAT and ACT. Sessions are starting Saturday, February 27th. Space is limited. To sign up, please visit: www.kaptest.com/freecram.


Attention Seniors: Miller-Motte Technical College will be offering Shadow Day on Monday, March 7th. High school seniors will have the opportunity to mingle with students, get to know program directors, participate in labs and possibly find the career of your dreams. Lunch will be included. The student must provide their own transportation. If you are interested in participating in Shadow Day, please sign up in guidance by March 3rd.


Signups are not available for the March Driving Range. Please sign up on the door of Room 103. See Mrs. Martin if you have questions.


Attention 11th graders: This is a reminder that ALL 11th graders must have a parent arrange an appointment with Guidance in order to schedule classes for next year. In addition, any 11th grader who plans to enroll in the HVAC, Machine Shop, Welding, EMT, or Pre-Nursing program must have their appointment before the end of the month. An application is required for those programs and you will not get an application unless this meeting takes place. Applications are due on March 1st. Have your parent call and arrange an appointment today!


(IMPORTANT! ALL COLLEGE BOUND WC STUDENTS SHOULD APPLY!) The Tobacco Region Scholarship Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-17 academic year (Fall 2016/Spring 2017) for students who are enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at a 4-year college/university. Applications will be accepted until April 15, 2016. Please see Mrs. Maxey in Guidance to receive the specific instructions for applying for this scholarship. If you will be attending a community college, please call the college financial aid office to ask about their tobacco funds.

Attention Rising 7th and 8th graders: Centra is offering a medical careers camp for students interested in healthcare careers. Applications are due by April 25, 2016. Please see Ms. Pugh for more information.


Attention Seniors: The senior trip to Bush Gardens requires a $20.00 deposit to reserve your place. Please see Mr. Cheatham or Mr. Marano for further details.