Daily Announcements / January 12, 2015

posted Jan 12, 2015, 8:17 AM by Susan Dalton

Congratulations to all middle school band students who tried out for the All District Band over the weekend. Ashley Connelly made 18th chair symphonic top band on clarinet. Haley Mitchell made 1st chair symphonic top band on bassoon and Caleb Williams made 1st chair symphonic top band on bass clarinet. Great job to all those who tried out!

Students: All buses will load today at one time. Bus 71, 162, 51, and 115 will line up on the sidewalk near the band doors. Please see an administrator on the bus ramp if you need help.

The William C. Fowlkes Scholarship Fund may have funds to provide scholarships to seniors attending the University of Virginia from the city of Lynchburg or Campbell County, Virginia. Applications are available in the counselor’s office. Deadline to apply is March 10th.

Indoor Track – Distance Team: No practice today. See Coach Marano about workouts and practice for the remainder of the week.

Attention 10th grade Advanced Math students: Applications for the Early College Scholar Program and the Central Virginia Governor’s School are now available from Mrs. Dalton in Guidance. Students who are in Pre-AP Algebra II/Trig or Pre-AP Calculus are eligible to apply for these programs. Please pick applications from Mrs. Dalton by Wednesday, January 21st.

Attention 10th graders who are interested in attending the STEM Engineering Program at CVCC next year: Applications are now available from Mrs. Dalton. Students who attend this program spend ½ the day at CVCC taking math, science and Engineering courses and the other half of the day at William Campbell. This is a great program for students who would like to receive college credit during high school and are interested in getting hired by companies such as BWXT and Areva after high school. Please see Mrs. Dalton by Wednesday, January 21st to find out eligibility requirements and to pick up an application.

The CVCC English and Math Placement test for sophomores who plan to apply to the Early College or STEM programs, seniors planning to attend CVCC in the fall, and any student planning to take a dual enrollment class next year such as Machine Shop, has been scheduled for Friday, February 6th. The test will begin at 8:05 in the library. There is no cost for the test and students need to apply to CVCC prior to testing. The deadline to sign up in Guidance is Friday, January 30th.