Daily Announcements - December 5, 2016

posted Dec 2, 2016, 11:26 AM by Beatrice Paradis

65th Day of School



Students are reminded that teachers are not available for extra help or makeup on Monday afternoons.  Students who would like to stay after school on Mondays to complete work or students who are waiting for sports practices to start, are to report to the cafeteria by 2:15.  Students should not wander the building at that time.



There will be a delayed opening this Thursday, December 8th.  Doors will open at 10:30 a.m. and classes will begin at 10:40 a.m.



A practice test for the ACT Test will be held on Thursday December 22nd, here at Mahar, for interested sophomores.  The test costs $12.00 and is great practice for the ACT, which you may take in your junior year.  Please see Mrs. Tresback in the Guidance office to sign up as soon as possible.



There will be a Middle School Fish ‘N Game Club meeting on Wednesday at 2:10 in the cafeteria.  The high school club will meet at 6 p.m. in room H10.



The Robotics Club will be meeting tomorrow and Wednesday after school in Ms. Cote’s room, C05.



The Big Y Scholarship deadline is February 1, 2017.  The Henry David Thoreau Foundation scholarship for seniors interested in environmental studies, the deadline is February 1, 2017.  The Massachusetts Elks Scholarship for a senior pursuing a Bachelor’s degree at a four year college, the deadline is February 1st.  The Elks National Family Legacy Award Scholarship for college bound seniors who are the children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks, the deadline is February 3rd.



The Key Club is sponsoring a night of holiday fun on Friday, December 9th beginning at 6 p.m. in the Kermit Cook Auditorium.  Anyone in grades 9 – 12 is welcome to join us for two holiday movies; we will be showing Home Alone and Elf on the big screen.  Movie night is free, but refreshments including popcorn, cookies, and hot chocolate will be sold.  Donations will also be accepted.


Today’s lunch is chicken burrito or ham and cheese sub.