Daily Announcements / March 3, 2015

posted Mar 3, 2015, 12:11 PM by bmaxey@campbell.k12.va.us

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship in the amount of $750 is to recognize a college bound senior girl interested in the field of education. Applications are available in the Guidance

The Guidance Office has received information for applying for the Southside Tobacco Region Scholarship.  Please see WCCS website for more information.  Deadline to apply is April 30th.

The members of the Forensics team will travel to West Point High School Saturday morning to compete in Region 1A East Championship.  Please wish Josh Keller and Haley Mitchell good luck if you see them today.

Alice Kyle District of the General Federation of Woman’s Clubs – Virginia will award a $400 scholarship to a student residing in the district which includes the William Campbell attendance area. A one page essay is required.  Applications are available in the school counselor’s office. Deadline to apply is April 8th.

Altavista Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a $750 scholarship. The applicant or parent of the applicant must be a member of the Altavista Chamber of Commerce and maintain a 3.0 or better.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Deadline to apply is April 27th.

Weightlifting & SAQ training after school will resume this Thursday and will continue the rest of spring and summer on Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays.  We will work out from 3:05-4:30 and the bus will run after baseball practice.  See Coach Phares for more details.

Attention 8th and 10th graders: all tech center field trip forms are due by this Friday, March 6th.

Sign-ups are now available for March 23-27 driving range.  Please see Mrs. Martin at room 103 to sign up.  

You’re in luck high and middle school.  The yearbook price of $55 has been extended through April 3-this is no April Fool’s joke.  Please reserve your copy today and see Mrs. McGuire in room 110 for the first combined school yearbook.

Any student attending prom whose date is not from WC should pick up a guest form from the main office.  All applications are due back by April 4th.

Beacon Credit Union will award four scholarships in the amount of $2000 each. Any graduating high school member or a child of a member in good standing six months or more prior to application with a GPA of 2.5 or above may apply. Applications are available in Guidance.  Deadline to apply is April 15th.

Campbell County Sheriff’s Office - The Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute is offering scholarships to seniors who will be pursuing an education in the field of law enforcement or criminal justice (not law) for the 2015/2016 school year.   Applicants must attend a Virginia college or university. Letter of recommendation and short essay is required.  Applications are available in Guidance should be returned no later than April 10th.

Allstate Foundation/VHSL Achievement Award:  Nineteen $1,500 scholarships are awarded each year honoring nineteen high school seniors representing all parts of the state with the VHSL-Allstate Achievement Award, the highest honor given by the VHSL to students who have excelled in the classroom and in athletic and academic activities.  Application deadline:  must be postmarked by March 25.

Attention junior and senior guys: Men’s Warehouse is offering a $40 coupon on tux rentals. Go to their website and sign up to receive this coupon.

Attention juniors and seniors: There is a sign-up sheet for prom located on Mr. Cheatham’s door. If you are planning on attending, please sign up. Deadline to do so is February 28th.

Attention seniors: Please sign up on Mr. Cheatham’s door if you are interested in going on the senior trip to Kings Dominion May 29th. Details will follow later. We need a head count.

Attention 6th and 7th graders- Are you interested in a medical careers camp this summer? If so, please see Ms. Pugh in Guidance for a flyer. The camp will be held at VA Baptist Hospital from July 27th – July 31st. The deadline for applications is April 20, 2015.