Friday, February 23, 2018
Congratulations to AUGUST LEE. He has been selected as the FEBRUARY Student of the Month.
Student Council will meet during homeroom today.
National Honor Society will meet during homeroom on Monday.
On Tuesday, February 27th, the LaSalle Peru Area Career Center (ACC) is hosting interested students from HSHS to visit their facility. Currently 12 students from Henry-Senachwine High School attend classes at the LP Area Career Center. Courses offered at LP ACC include the following:
Basic Fire Science/Emergency Medical Responder
Child Care-Early Childhood Education
Computer Aided Drafting
Illinois Valley Entrepreneurial Opportunities
Computer Repair and Maintenance
Intro to Programming - Database Management
Students should sign up on Mrs. Self's door if you would like to attend this event. The bus will depart from the high school at 8:15 and will return no later than 11:30. Please see Mrs. Self with any questions.
Interested in assisting a 4th grade student with work completion and organization? If so, please see Mrs. Self ASAP!
Any student interested in being a member for Tech Wizards should pick up an application packet in the office. Packets are due to Mr. Lindstrom by Friday, March 2nd. Member from last year will need to complete a new application. Silver cord hours are available. Please see Mr. Lindstrom with any questions or contact him via email at AaronLindstrom923@gmail.com
If you are planning to attend ICC this fall or are planning to take any dual credit courses next year at HSHS, please sign-up with Mrs. Self to take the ICC placement exam on Wednesday, March 7th at 1:00 p.m. here at the high school.
Prom invitations will be handed out on February 2nd. Tickets will be sold two days only: March 16th and March 23rd.
March 16th from 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in Mrs. Dean's Room.
March 23rd from 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. and 3:20 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. in Mrs. Dean's Room.
Tickets are $35.00 per person. The Prom Meal includes a Chocolate Fountain, Prime Rib, Chicken Breast, Tortellini, Corn, Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Rolls, Desserts, and Punch/Lemonade. Checks can be made payable to HSHS. Please see Mrs. LeQuia with any questions.
MDWAP shirts are in. If you ordered a shirt it can be picked up in Ms. Coleman's room. Please make sure to bring your $10.00.
All baseball forms need to be turned in to Mr. Emmons by Thursday, Feb. 22nd.
SAVE THE DATE: The HSHS Winter Athletic Award Banquet will be held in the Henry-Senachwine High School Cafeteria on Tuesday, March 6th at 6:00 p.m.
Senior photos: Due by March 20th, You need to have a baby picture, a growing up picture, 2 group pictures and a current picture. School appropriate only! Please send to Jordyn Read online or give her physical copies.
The ICC SAT Prep course through ICC at HSHS will meet again Wednesday, February 21st in Room 8 at 6:00 p.m.
Seniors, please make sure to check the Scholarship Board outside of Mrs. Self's office on a daily basis.
NOTES FROM THE GUIDANCE OFFICE
The management team at Marquis has unveiled a scholarship opportunity for five incoming or current college students for the 2018 fall semester. Please feel free to share with family and friends if they might benefit from this scholarship. Please click the link to find out more information: http://marquisenergy.com/scholarship-application/
Gordon Shipp Memorial Scholarship is given each year by the Illinois Valley Chapter of Whitetails Unlimited, in memory of long time member and friend, Gordon Shipp. He had a passion for the outdoors, the wildlife that inhabits it, and the conservation of both. Any high school senior in the Illinois Valley area that plans to pursue a career in Wildlife conservation or Fishery qualifies to apply for this $500.00 scholarship. Please send an essay of 1000 words or less including your interests and goals of this career choice and why you feel you should receive this scholarship. Be sure to include your full name, address and phone number. It will need to be postmarked by March 1, 2018 and mailed to:
Illinois Valley Whitetails Unlimited
c/o Mike Carrow
1010 N. Gosse St.
Princeton, IL 61356
The scholarship will be presented at the annual banquet on March 16, 2018. If you have any questions please call 815-872-0809.
The Illinois Sheriffs' Association Applications are now available in Mrs. Self's office, at your local Sheriff's office, or www.ilsheriff.org Students must complete the application, answer the essay question and return all documentation to the Sheriff's office in their permanent county of residence by March 15, 2018 (must be postmarked by this date.)
Stanmar Healthcare Scholarship If you are interested in a career in healthcare, you should consider applying for the $1000 2018 Stanmar Healthcare Scholarship. Only one scholarship will be awarded. Applications are located in the school counselor's office. Graduating senior with overall GPA of 2.75 on 4.0 scale or 3.75 on a 5 point scale. Enrolled or accepted into a hospital-related health care professional curriculum (Pre-nursing, pre-medical, pre-physical therapy, pre-pharmacy, etc.) Deadline is Wednesday, March 28, 2018.
Thomas J. Urban Memorial Scholarship to Mrs. Self by Friday, April 13, 2018.
The Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Rebekahs of Illinois, being aware of the financial need for many deserving students wishing to continue their education in any post secondary school or accredited vocational/technical school, is pleased to announce the continuance of their scholarship program. Applicants need not be affiliated with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, but must be a resident of Illinois and a citizen of the United States. Applications must be fully completed and postmarked by March 1, 2018.
Midwest Technical Institute, and our sister school Delta Technical College, are pleased to announce the Midwest Technical Institute and Delta Technical College 2018 High School Scholarship Program (MTI and DTC HS Scholarship) for graduating high school seniors. Scholarship applications must be completed by March 9, 2018.
The Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau scholarship is $500 for one year and is awarded
based on academic achievement. MUST be submitted online by Monday, February 20, 2018 in order to be considered.
The Lawyers at Groth & Associates are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify. The deadline for application submissions is July 31, 2018. Qualifying students can apply here: http://www.grothlaw.com/scholarship/
The Illinois PTA will be providing scholarship funds to two graduating high school seniors. The students must reside in and be attending and Illinois public high school. Application Deadline: February 15, 2018
ICC Foundation scholarship at: www.icc.edu/scholarships Applications are generally accepted from January 15 through April 1
For seniors who qualify for merit scholarships, it is important that you apply before the priority deadline for the school to be eligible for such money.
See Mrs. Self if you have any questions.