Announcements: Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
Student athletes requesting a sports physical in the Metro Care Connection Clinic here at Kennedy must pick up a packet from the clinic, have parents complete the packet, and return it to the clinic BEFORE an appointment can be scheduled. PLEASE DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE!!!!
Key club is having a Puppy chow bake sale this week Thursday and Friday! All bags are just a dollar and proceeds will go to mini-dance marathon!
Come join Kennedy Band at Wendy’s tomorrow, Thursday 5pm-7pm. 10% of all sales will help the band with instrument, music and uniform purchases.
Need a Job? One-Stop Hiring Fair: Tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 22nd from 4:30-6:00 p.m. Lower level, Lindale Mall.
Deadline to order a yearbook: Tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 22nd. This is our first year for a spring delivery. Yearbooks will be delivered Seniors last week of school and hopefully we will turn it into a yearbook signing tradition. However, if kids do not order one they will be out of luck. Yearbook staff cannot order extras and hope they can sell them. www.jostens.com it is an easy process.
Active minds is running a donation drive for mercy behavioral health unit for adults. Please take your donations to room 107 (Melone) and tell her your third hour teacher for a prize for the third hour class with the most donations. You can donate the following: gently used-books, markers, crayons, colored pencils, puzzles, board games, and card decks and new-crossword puzzle/word search/soduko books.
Need just a little more time to finish that piece you were going to submit to the District Art Show? You got it! The deadline for submissions has been extended to Friday, March 2. Bring your pieces down to room 301 or see any art teacher to fill out submission form.
NOW is the time to register for your AP exams. The deadline is Friday, March 2nd. Each exam costs $94. Online registration is the only way to register this year. You can register at www.aptestservice.com/crcsd. Free and reduced lunch students do not pay for exams. If money is an issue for your family, please contact Mrs. Richey to get assistance. If you have any questions, please let Mrs. Richey know! DON’T wait until the last minute!!
Attention Seniors: The Alumni Association is offering the Bill Herkelman Scholarship. The scholarship is worth $500.00. Some years the committee has selected more than one winner but the runner-ups receive lower amounts as set by the committee. Only one winner is guaranteed. You must get an application from the counseling office or Mr. Benedict in room 164 and return the application to one of those two spots by March 23rd at 2pm. Interviews of the top applicants will take place in early April.
Any boy still interested in participating in men’s tennis this spring should get information from Coach Bova in Room 66 as soon as possible.
Summer Writing Residency: Sunday, July 8-Friday, July 27 - Students in grades 9-11 (academic year 2017-18) may apply for the Summer Writing Residency (SWR), an immersive 3–week residency at The University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center http://belinblank.org Learn from world-class faculty on one of the premier arts campuses in the US. Participate in classes, workshops, evening tours, lectures, and events that will stretch you as a writer. The residency concludes with an art and reading show and a portfolio review. Priority will be given to students who have participated in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. http://www.artandwriting.org/
Spring College Visits! Interested in visiting with a representative? Please sign up to attend in the Counseling Office ASAP. Hawkeye Community College will be here Tuesday, March 6 during SMART Time. Iowa State University will be here Wednesday, March 7 during SMART Time. Simpson College will be here Thursday, March 8 during SMART Time.
BIRTHDAYS: Andres Davila Molina, Kennady Meyers, Kristen Turley
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
12:00pm Bowling: Boys Varsity State vs. IHSAA @ Cadillac Lanes, Waterloo
Station 1: Burger Basket w/fries
Station 2: Burger Basket w/fries
Station 3: Hotdogs & Breaded Chicken, Salads, Subs, Parfaits
Station 4: King Chicken
Station 5: Beef Nachos w/tortilla chips, salsa & refried beans. Alternate: Pepperoni Pizza