Penn Manor High School
Wednesday, March 30, 2016, Day 1
Attention seniors who ordered graduation announcements. Mr. Crouse from Herff Jones will be in the cafeteria on Friday, April 1 before school for you to pick up your orders. Please stop in the cafeteria before going to first block.
Attention any senior who has taken or is currently taking Honors Engineering Principles. There is a scholarship award available to a graduating senior for engineering excellence. To apply, see Mrs. Miller in room 102 for a short application. Remember all applications are due back no later than Friday, April 8.
Attention seniors: Prom tickets will be on sale from April 11 to 15. Prior to being able to purchase a ticket or have a ticket purchased for you, all financial obligations must be taken care of. This applies to any obligation that is for a lost book, unpaid lab fees, cafeteria charges, or laptop damages. Student obligations are listed in your student account in Sapphire. Please see an administrator if you have any questions.
Attention football players: There is a very important kickoff meeting for all boys interested in playing football in 2016. This meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 30th at 6pm in the high school cafeteria. A parent and player should plan to attend this meeting. See Coach Brubaker in room 101 prior to the meeting if there is a conflict and you cannot attend.
Attention NHS members: Our next meeting will be Thursday, March 31 in the cafeteria. This is a change from our usual meeting time. It is important that all members attend. Juniors interested in leadership positions must have officer applications submitted to Mrs. Myers by Wednesday, March 30. Any members interested in a math tutoring opportunity please check the NHS blog.
Attention Spring Fling Crew Just a reminder to all Spring Fling Crew members, keep selling subs. The order forms are due on Monday, April 4. The subs will be delivered Thursday, April 14 and the money is due Tuesday, April 19. Please return all order forms and money to the box in the main office.
Attention Students, Penn State will be holding an open house on Saturday, April 2nd from 9am-2pm, Students will have the opportunity to tour the campus, explore degree programs and speak with current students and faculty members. Students applying to Penn State can save $50 by visiting the open house prior to submitting their application to the University. Pre-registration is required. For more information, please visit the counseling blog!
The Optimist Club of Lancaster is sponsoring an Oratorical Contest for students under the age of 18. It is an opportunity for students to speak their minds about the topic: “How My Best Brings Out the Best in Others.” The contest will be held on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 7:00pm. The Optimist Club will judge the local student speeches based on content and presentation to determine the winners. The winner at the local level will receive a $500 scholarship and will advance to the District level with the opportunity to win a $2500 scholarship at the district level and a chance to move on to the Regional level. For more information see Mrs. Ulmer in the counseling office.
Attention Senior Cheerleaders: Applications for the Cheerleading Boosters Club scholarship can be picked up in the Athletic Office.
Tonight is College 101. Bring your parents out tonight at 6:30 in the high school auditorium to prepare yourself for the college admissions process.
The Post Prom Committee will be hosting a fundraiser at Ambush Paintball on Sunday April 17th and 24th. Cost to play is $40/person and tickets will be on sale during lunch on March 16th, 23rd & 30th and on April 6th,8th,13th & 15th or until all 200 tickets have been purchased. This event will be open to the middle schools as wells, so if you are interested buy your tickets early. We are also looking for a few teachers to join in on the fun so please stop by the ticket table over lunch to volunteer.