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Announcements, Friday, May 23, 2014

by on May. 22, 2014

State Champions- Please congratulate our Girl's Golf 2014 State Champions!!!                    Brett Beavers, Amy Clark, Su Jin O and Jordan Tippins!

2014-2015 Student Council Members - Mandatory meeting Friday, MAY 23RD, 2014 in room 206. Come directly to room 206 after homeroom. We will meet until lunch and plan for next year.

 

Animal Ark Rescue – Summer Volunteer Orientation information is as follows: 

Your MANDATORY orientation will be held on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 1:00 P.M.  Orientation will take approximately one hour and will be held at Animal Ark Rescue, 5133 Sacerdote Lane, Columbus, Georgia.  The phone number is 706-566-5947, and your volunteer coordinator is Holly Gonzalez.  You will receive more pertinent information from your homeroom teacher. If you have questions, please see Ms. Mills in Room 301.  Thanks for your help!  

 

 

Students planning to attend CSU after graduation  - This summer CSU will introduce their Rapid Start Summer Freshman Learning Communities.  Classes will complete in 7 weeks instead of the traditional 15!  No Friday classes!  Introductory courses in business, communication, English, math and music will be available.  Students planning to attend CSU after graduation should definitely explore this as an option to the start of your college experience!  Call 706-507-8883 or go to ColumbusState.edu/Summer for more information.  Deadline:  May 30.

 

Girls INC. Scholarship - Girls, Inc. has made a scholarship application available to girls who are currently members OR who are past members of Girls, Inc. in Columbus.  Applications are on file in the Senior Box in the Guidance Office!  Deadline is May 30!

 

Dance Team - Are you interested in becoming a member of the Columbus High School Dance Team? Tryouts will be held Saturday, May 31st at 9am in the CHS gym. There will be an informational meeting for interested dancers and parents on Tuesday May 27th at 5pm at Columbus High School in Room 209. If you have questions, please see Mrs. Bynam in Rm. 209 or Mrs. Jenkins in Rm. 203.

 

Excellent Summer Opportunity - South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has an exciting summer camp program for ambitious students entering grades 9-12 interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. There are programs available in the following fields: Geology, Fossils, Mining and Explosive Engineering, electronics and computers, Metallurgy, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Robotics.

     Each camp is a week-long program on the School of Mines campus. Students will live in the dorms and get in-depth, hands-on experience working with SDSMT professors.  The curricula are fun and engaging, but also challenging enough to provide students with a great pre-college experience.

     Visit  www.sdsmt.edu/learn for more information on tuition and registration . Additionally, academic and financial-need scholarships are available.

 

Summer Jobs - McDonalds at Bradley Park is currently in the process of rebuilding facilities.  The management for that business is currently hiring for the summer and beyond (part time opportunities).  There are scholarships that are available for employees, as well.  Students (especially seniors seeking summer employment) may want to check out this out – especially those planning on attending CSU!

 

Memorial run to Honor Fallen Solider - What: 4th Annual MSG Jared Van Aalst Memorial 5/10 K Run

            When: Saturday June 14th 2014                        Registration begins at 7 am

            1 mile Race begins at 8 am                                  5/10 K Race begins at 8:30 am

            Where: Broadway & 11 Street, Columbus GA

            Cost: $25 and $20 for students, $30 race day

 

Scholarships for Seniors - Seniors should check the Senior Box in the Guidance Office for new scholarship opportunities!  The spring is the season for many local organizations to make scholarships available to students our area.  Local competition means better odds for achieving scholarships!