Today's Announcements

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016

General Announcements
Graduation date is not officially set until February Board Meeting. Please use extreme caution when making plans around that time.
02/16 Team Hornets will host its ANNUAL CHILI SUPPER. 5-7 in the elem. Caf. They will serve all you can eat chili with dessert and a drink. $5.00 for school age-adult, preschool eats free. There will be a raffle for a 32 smart TV and a 67 by 67 quilt, as well as several other silent auction items. Tickets are available at the door or contact any team hornet member.
Opaa Kitchen will be selling Chocolate covered strawberries to the kids for Valentines Day. Strawberries are $.75 for one or 3 for $2.00. They cannot be paid for out of their lunch account. Order forms are available in the HS office, and are due no later than Feb. 9th. The treats will be delivered to the students on the afternoon of Friday Feb. 12th.

SNOW MAKE UP DAYS

MONDAY, FEB.15, 2016 - STUDENTS WILL ATTEND ALL DAY
MONDAY, FEB.22, 2016 - 1/2 DAY DISMISSAL @ 12:30
TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY
FRIDAY MARCH 18, 2015 - STUDENTS WILL ATTEND ALL DAY

Sports Announcements
02/09 HSBB vs. Woodland (A) 6pm, bus time 4:40
02/12 Friday nights game at Leopold will be VARSITY only due to shortage of players for Leopold.
02/13 Saturdays game time at Three Rivers will be at 11:30am due to a change by THREE RIVERS. We did not ask for this time, they bumped us to this time

Advisory Announcements

2/11 Senior buddies


Club Announcements
Concert Choir meets every Thursday after school till 4:00. Members are preparing for the District Music Festival that is held in March. All choir members must have black shoes, black socks, and black pants for this performance.
Yearbook sales have begun. Books are $35 and can be ordered from any yearbook staff till March 4.
The following 7 projects were chosen to represent Advance at Regional Science Fair on Tuesday, March 8th. Also included are the 2 winners of best display. Jeff Oberle Which Phones Charge the Fastest? Trevor Delay Fiery Fabrics! Does Downy Fabric Softener Make Clothes More Flammable? Ryan Soehlke App Vs App Vs App, Bethany Hahn Keeping It Cool! Nathan Gifford Magnets Grow! Magnetic Field Effect on Plant Height. Baylor Long, Ice It Down! Jenna Oberle, Its Whats On the Inside That Counts! Softball and Baseball Comparison of the Thickness of Material on the Inside, Rozlynn Schrader Lashing Out (BEST DISPLAY), Jack Below: Basketball Shooting Method (BEST DISPLAY)
FCCLA will be selling carnations during lunch through Tuesday of next week. They will be delivered on Friday February 12 (the Friday before Valentines Day (Sunday this year)!
o $2.00
o Red-I LOVE YOU
o Pink-I LIKE YOU
o Yellow-YOUR ARE MY FRIEND
When you buy a carnation, please let us know what teacher that person has for Advisory. You may pay an extra $.25 to keep it private and no one will ever find out!
Robotics competition on Saturday, 2/6/16, was a GREAT success! Our team finished 4th out of our division (24 teams) and this was the BEST that our team has EVER done. We are proud of all of our members: Jennifer Beal, Jared Ownes, Gracci Ward, Crey Miles, Gage Bien, Nathan Gifford, Jerry Bell, and Peyton Kirchhoff.



Counselor Notes
SENIORS-Applications are being accepted for the You Deserve It Scholarship. Applications can be found at http://www.studentscholarships.org/available.php Deadline to apply is February 15, 2016.
SENIORS-Applications are now being accepted for the Della Mabel Wright Scholarship. Applicants must be a resident of Stoddard or Bollinger County and plan to attend either the University of Missouri or Southeast Missouri State University. Apply online at www.saafdn.org. Deadline to apply is February 12th.
SENIORS-Applications are now being accepted for the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program. Applicants must plan to major in a course of study focused on engineering, technology or design, with an interest in the automotive industry. Apply online at www.buickachievers.com. Deadline to apply is February 29th.
SENIORS-Applications are available in the counselors office for the Project21 Scholarship Contest. Applicants must submit an article, poster, or video on the topic of the dangers of underage gambling. Deadline to submit application and materials is March 1st.
SENIORS-Applications are now being accepted for the Kenneth L. Short Memorial Scholarship. Applicants must plan to enroll in college and have an interest in pursuing a career in the food service/hospitality industry. Apply online at www.opaafood.com. Deadline to apply is April 8th.
SENIORS-Applications are now available for the Missouri Bankers Foundation Scholarship Program. Applicants must be planning to major in a field related to banking. Deadline to apply is March 11th.
SENIORS-Applications are now available for the EverFi Financial Literacy Scholarship. Applicants must have completed or be in the process of completing the web-based EverFi Financial Literacy Program. Deadline to apply is March 11th.
SENIORS-Applications are now available in the counselors office for the Dexter Community Regional Healthcare Foundation Scholarship. Applicants must have a minimum ACT score of 25 and must be planning to major in a healthcare related field. Deadline to apply is March 18th.
SENIORS-Applications are now available in the counselors office for the Southeast Missouri LASE Scholarship. Applicants must plan to pursue a degree in the area of Special Education. Deadline to apply is March 11th.
SENIORS-Applications are now available in the counselors office for the MFA Scholarship. This is a $2,000 scholarship that may be used at the college or university of your choice and toward any course of study you desire to pursue. Deadline to apply is March 15th.
SOPHOMORES & JUNIORS-Applications are available in Ms. Harrisons office for the Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center for the 2016-2017 school year. If you are interested in attending CTC next year, you must complete an application. Please return your CTC application to Ms. Harrison by Friday, February 19th.
SENIORS- Applications are available in the counselors office and online for the Women Legislators of Missouri Scholarship program. A link to download the scholarship is located at http://house.mo.gov/downloads/wlsa2016.docx. Deadline to apply is March 3rd.
SENIORS-Applications are now being accepted for the Missouri Courage Scholarship. Apply online at http://tinyurl.com/CourageApp. For more information, go to www.courage-scholarship.org. Deadline to apply is March 31st.
STUDENTS-Are you considering attending Cape Career and Technology Center (CTC)? Attend the Student Showcase on Thursday, February 11 to meet instructors and decide which program is for you! Live student demonstrations, guided tours, college credit information and a career selfie photo booth are waiting for you at CTC on February 11 from 4:00 7:30.