Announcements Friday, October 15  RED day

MENU:

Pizza, veggies, fruit

Break – Cinnamon rolls

Soups – Mexican sweet corn, beef stew

GENERAL:

Carnival is on MONDAY!  You may wear jeans (not sweats) and your class t-shirt!

CLICK HERE to vote for senior golfer, Matthew Troutman for Courier Journal Player of the Week! VOTE NOW!

Poland Mission Trip 2022-Info Meeting  Have you always wondered what going on a mission trip is really like? Do you have a relationship with Jesus and want to see how your faith can actively be used for the Kingdom? Come hang out in Mr. Imlay’s room during break on Thursday, October 21st to hear all about our mission trips to Poland. We’d LOVE to have you come with us as we serve children through music, crafts, service, games, sports and more! Thursday—10/21 at 9:50AM—Mr. Imlay’s Room  We want you!!!!

MEETINGS:

Friday detention – arrive around 7 for 7:10 start, bring your $5 per hour, enter by the side HS door #31.

Poland Mission Trip meeting in room 804 on Thursday, October 21 at 9:50am.

Get in the Game Girls Leadership Academy – We will be meeting monthly before school with our first meeting on October 22nd at 7 am in the auditorium.   See Mrs. Goodlett in 816 or the flyers in the hallway for more information.

CLUBS:

CLUBS, click here for all of the choices.  Pick one…or more…that look interesting and get involved!

JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

Resort Life Communities, an independent living senior retirement community looking to hire any students age 15 years old and up for part time flexible scheduling to help residents in the dining room.  Shifts range anywhere from two hours up to 8 hours with none lasting past 7pm.  We are mostly looking to fill all weekend shifts and evening shifts during the week. http://facebook.com/ResortLifestyleCommunities or 502-340-1909.

Seeking high school student, or teacher for support with homework help and light tutoring for 8th grade male CAL student. Support needed in home (East End / Bellingham Park area) 3 days per week.  Ability to support school pick up a plus but not required. If interested, please call 502-541-4351 or email at Suzannepterry@gmail.com.

Nothing Bundt Cakes…We are looking for friendly, motivated individuals who want to work in a fun and fast paced environment! We are hiring part time and full time employees for the following positions: Guest Service Representatives, Crafters, Frosters, Bakers Assistant, and Dishwasher! Flexible with hours and a great first job for high schoolers. Apply on Indeed or in the Bakery- we are located at 12949 Shelbyville Road, Suite 101. Come on in and see us! Call our Middletown bakery during bakery hours at (502) 874-5848!

Green District Salads is hiring! Pay is $10-13 an hour with great tips, an extremely fun work environment, and very flexible scheduling. To apply email Middletown@gdsalads.com

The Renaissance Fun Park is currently hiring for part-time positions. Flexible schedules, competitive pay, free meals, and management training are available. Call 502-253-9700 for more information. 

Oxmoor Country Club is looking for 16 year olds and older to work at the golf course. Contact Oxmoor at 502 491 7877

MozzaPi is NOW HIRING! Want to fire pizza, master the art of espresso, or make bread from scratch? We want you on our team! Starting at $12/hour. Contant Justin at 502-553-1980 or email eat@mozzapi.com for more info

Vera Bradley at the Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass now hiring for part-time positions for anyone 16 years and older.  Call (502)722-6890 and ask for a manager!

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES:

FUN FALL DAY AT BLACKACRE STATE NATURE PRESERVE & HISTORIC HOMESTEAD for service hours…Our biggest clean-up day of the year will be, Saturday October 16 from 9:00am – 12:00; 3200 Tucker Station Road, Louisville, KY 40299.  Clean-up projects include raking leaves, cleaning signs, laying wood chips, taking away debris, sweeping garage bays, cleaning in the historic Tyler House or other things to beautify the property. Please sign up at office@visitblackacre.org or for more information!

COUNSELORS:

The National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine is accepting nominations for the summer 2022 program. The NYLF Medicine program provides students with the opportunity to experience the reality of a medical career while exposing them to a variety of fields such as nursing, biomedical engineering, osteopathic medicine and more. During the program, students participate in lectures and small group seminars and interact with medical students, physicians, surgeons and biomedical researchers. The environment is always invigorating, the atmosphere stimulating and the discussions captivating. Summer sessions will be held in nine cities: Atlanta, Boston, Berkeley, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, Raleigh-Durham, St. Louis and Washington.  See your counselor if you would like to be nominated. 

The Commonwealth Honors Academy, an exciting, challenging academic enrichment program at Murray State University is seeking top juniors from across the state to apply. Students may receive six hours of college credit, have the opportunity to take an additional six hours of tuition-free course work and be awarded a four-year $2,000 renewable housing scholarship to attend Murray State. Students need a 3.5 GPA and a 25 ACT and other credentials such as community involvement to apply. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2022. To apply, go to:  http://www.murraystate.edu/cha 

Governor’s Scholars Program (GSP) Applications are available beginning today!  See your counselor for an application packet.  Governor’s School for the Arts applications will be available beginning October 13.  Go to kentuckygsa.org for more information about the application process and to register for virtual information sessions.

Christian Academy is excited to host the NACCAP Christian College Fair on Tuesday, October 26th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. This is a wonderful evening to learn about 30 or more Christian  colleges and to meet with admissions representatives – all here at our school! It is highly recommended that students register prior to the fair as this will allow them to be matched with colleges that will be represented at the fair. To register, go to Register   For more information, go to ChristianCollegeFairs.com 

Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs is hosting several virtual informational sessions.  If you are interested in hearing more about GSE, go to kentuckygse.com where links are available to sign up for a session.  Applications for this summer’s GSE program will be accepted beginning November 15, 2021

SCHOLARSHIPS:

CALLING ALL STUDENT LEADERS!  Lands End is excited to announce that their 2021-2022 scholarship program is open for entries. Up to five $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to eligible Preferred School students in grades 8-12. Up to 1,000 applications will be accepted through 12/15/21, so Apply  now!   

Kentucky Federation of Republican Women is offering a $1500 scholarship to a senior girl who is a registered Republican and will be attending a Kentucky university.  Please see your counselor for an application.

Planning to attend the University of Kentucky in Fall 2022 and have an interest in a career in health care?  The University of Kentucky Student Athletic Training Aide Program’s goal is to bring in students who have an interest in a career in the medical field (i.e. athletic training, physical therapy, nursing, pre-med, etc.) and expose them to the profession of athletic training and sports medicine.  Scholarships are available after a student completes one year in the program. Scholarships are awarded based on a student’s performance in the athletic training room and the classroom.  Interested Seniors must have a 2.75 cumulative GPA.  See your Counselor for an application.  The application deadline is December 1st.  

Seniors, looking for a scholarship?  Check out studentscholarships.org  Scholarships are divided into many categories, making it easy to locate ones that you are eligible for.  Applications for the scholarships are available right on the website.  

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 33rd class in 2021, the Foundation has provided over 6,450 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $75 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.  High school seniors, apply here! The application will be open until October 31, 2021, at 5pm Eastern.  Register for a live webinar to learn more about the application process.

Interested in NC State?   NC State’s Park Scholarships program includes a four-year scholarship awarded on the basis of outstanding accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service, and character There are separate applications for the Park Scholarships program and admission to NC State, both of which are now open and due by 11:59 p.m. EDT on November 1. To contact undergraduate admissions, email undergrad-admissions@ncsu.edu. For questions about the Park Scholarships program, please contact parkscholars@ncsu.edu.

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