Announcements: Friday, December 2, 2016
Freshman boys basketaball scores: Kennedy Green – 35 Xavier Silver – 30. Kennedy Gold – 39 Xavier Blue - 54
This year’s Kennedy mini-dance marathon hosted by Key Club will be held on Saturday, December 17th from 8:00-11:00 PM! This year’s dance is Christmas themed and we will have an ugly sweater contest, ZUMBA, and a DJ! Get ticket and tshirt order forms in Mrs. Steinmetz’s room (224). Tickets are $10 and tshirts are $12. All proceeds will be contributed to the University of Iowa’s dance marathon where all donations help families and patience of pediatric cancers.
Pick up your homeless night t-shirt (if you donated 20 dollars or more) in room 164 during passing times today, Friday. No shirts will be handed out after school. After today the shirts will be placed in storage until March when they will be handed out again.
Be a Part of PTA’s Reflections Program. 2016-2017 Theme: What Is Your Story? Learn more about the rules and categories at PTA.ORG/Reflections. Deadline for entries: January 16, 2017.
10th, 11th and 12th graders: Make a wise investment in your future today by exploring career options through the Workplace Learning Connection…Job shadow applications can be completed now. Log onto www.workplace-learning.org. Deadline is January 5th. See Mr. Goodlove if you have questions.
Teens Against Human Trafficking will meet Monday, December 5th in Ms. Osborn’s room 172. Everyone is welcome to join!
Any student in grades 9-12 who would like to participate in the Optimist Essay contest can pick up a registration form outside Mrs. Richey’s office, 120A, or go to http://tinyurl.com/optimistessay2016. The top award is a $2,500 scholarship! The topic is “Chasing Optimism in the Face of Challenges”. Essays must contain between 700 and 800 words. Make sure you turn in the registration form and essay to Mrs. Richey by Wednesday, December 7th. If you have any questions, please let Mrs. Richey know.
The BBB Student of Integrity award offers a $2,500 scholarship for an Iowa senior. You need to write a 1000 word (or less) essay about one specific situation you have personally faced that required you to demonstrate an understanding of ethical decision making. What challenges did you face and what life lessons did you learn from your experience? Don’t think just about right and wrong in terms of legality. Think outside of the box. Don’t forget to include your personal definition of integrity. Turn in your essay to the main office by Thursday, December 15th. Kennedy will select one essay to represent our school. If you have any questions, please let Mrs. Richey know.
Friday, Dec 2, 2016
1:30pm Early Dismissal-Professional Learning
5:00pm Winter Musical Elf - The Musical
6:00pm Basketball: Girls JV/Sophomore Game vs. Iowa City High @ Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School Gym Main
7:30pm Basketball:Girls Varsity Game vs. Iowa City High @ Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School Gym Main
7:30pm Winter Musical Elf - The Musical
Saturday, Dec 3, 2016
NEIBA Honor Jazz Band
SAT TEST DATE
9:00am Wrestling: JV Tournament vs. Bettendorf, Iowa City High, Clinton, Iowa City West, Thomas Jefferson, Pleasant Valley, Prairie, Waterloo West, Waverly-Shell Rock, Western Dubuque @ Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School Gym Main
10:00am Wrestling: Varsity Invitational Bettendorf, Charles City, Columbus Catholic, Denver Community Schools, Don Bosco Catholic, Dowling Catholic, Thomas Jefferson, Marshalltown, Mason City, North Scott, Union, Waterloo West, Waverly-Shell Rock, West Des Moines Valley, West Liberty vs. Cedar Falls @ Cedar Falls High School
11:00am Winter Musical Elf - The Musical
1:00pm Basketball: Girls JV/Sophomore Game Pleasant Valley @ Pleasant Valley High School
1:00pm Basketball: Girls Freshman Game Pleasant Valley @ Pleasant Valley High School
2:00pm Winter Musical Elf - The Musical
2:30pm Basketball: Girls Varsity Game Pleasant Valley @ Pleasant Valley High School
5:00pm Basketball: Boys Sophomore Game Dubuque Wahlert Catholic High School @ Wahlert Catholic High School
6:30pm Basketball: Boys Varsity Game Dubuque Wahlert Catholic High School @ Wahlert Catholic High School
BIRTHDAYS: Jennifer Schmidt, Niyonkuru Aminata, Meghan Canney, Inocencia Claudio, Emily Davis, Natalie McAllister, Mason Ocenosak, Emma Zehms, Shelby Olson, Hannah Wieland
STAFF BIRTHDAYS: Dave Rima
Station 1: Walking Tacos
Station 2: Walking Tacos
Station 3: Salads, Subs & Parfaits
Station 4: Hot Dogs & Spicy Chicken
Station 5: Crazy Chicken Wrap w/mixed vegetables
Station 6: Buffalo & Supreme Pizza. Alternate: Fish Sandwich