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ANNOUNCEMENTS 1/18/18

The Westerville South girls bowling team lost to Westerville Central 2142 to 1792 Wednesday afternoon.  The girls are now have a record of 4-3 (2-2 in the OCC Buckeye).  Leading the way for the Lady Cats were senior Taylor K. (370) and junior Maggie V. (342).  The match medalist was Westerville Central’s Kirsten M. (434).  The ladies will return to action Thursday at Capri Lanes against Olentangy Orange. 

On Wednesday, the Wildcat boys bowling team was beaten by the Warhawks of Westerville Central 2675 to 2320.  With the defeat, the Cats are now 5-2 this season (2-2 in the OCC Buckeye). The boys were led by junior Cameron V. (459) and junior Colton R. (415).  Match medalist was Central’s Devon R. (525).  The team will face off against Olentangy Orange Thursday afternoon at Capri lanes. 

Attention Seniors: T-shirt order forms are being passed out in homerooms starting today! If you don't receive an order form by tomorrow, check in room 203 for extra copies. Orders are due by Friday, January 26th 

Attention all students and staff, due to popular demand, the Sophomore class will be selling the Windbreakers again until January 26. Remember these are super insulated, water-resistant, and they have pockets and a hood! They are $40. Order forms are available on Ms. Sefton's door for room 116. She her or the sophomore officers if you have questions or would like to see one.  

Attention, all students, the Scribe wants YOUR opinion! The February forum question for The Scribe is “Do you approve of the trend of replacing minimum wage jobs with robots? Why or why not?”  For the chance to have your response featured in the February issue of The Scribe, scan the QR code on one of the flyers around the school or follow the link provided and submit a response. 

Recycling will be picked up after announcements on the 2nd floor. Please have your bins in the hallway or your doors open for it to be collected, thank you! 

Would you like to find out more about the science behind fudge-making? Come to this week's STEAM club in room 118 this Thursday after school and make fudge with us! 

Are you interested in doing tech for the Black History Month Assembly? Please come to a brief meeting this Friday after school in the choir room. 

The next Red Cross Blood Drive will take place on Monday, January 22nd. Please sign up in the lunchroom if you would like to donate. 

Cats for Unity will be celebrating mental health awareness this month and hosting a forum on Jan 24. Everyone is welcome to come out. Please see Noelle or Mr. Porter if you have questions. 

Girls Lacrosse: 
Girls interested in playing lacrosse this spring should pick up January’s schedule from the red folder outside of the athletic office. Additional info available www.ladywildcatslax.com  
Boys Soccer: 
Students interested in boy’s soccer this fall should pick up January’s schedule from the red folder outside of the athletic office. Additional info available www.westervillesouthboyssoccer.com 

Do you know any GEMs (Great Educator Mentors) at Westerville South?  GEMs can be anyone from an outstanding teacher to that amazing support staff that makes a day brighter to a building volunteer that simply goes above and beyond to help our South's students thrive.  GEM nominations are now open.  Just visit the Westerville Parent Council website at http://westervilleparentcouncil.com to download the nomination form to nominate your WSHS GEM or grab a form from the office.  Nominations are due to the office no later than the end of the school day on Friday, February 9. 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS 1/17/18

Interested in travel? Don't forget TONIGHT is the 2019 tour meeting at CENTRAL at 7:00pm in the media center. 

Would you like to find out more about the science behind fudge-making? Come to this week's STEAM club in room 118 this Thursday after school and make fudge with us! 

Are you interested in doing tech for the Black History Month Assembly? Please come to a brief meeting this Friday after school in the choir room. 

Amnesty International will be meeting in room 118 today after school to discuss our project this year to help Gracehaven. All are welcome! 

Are you interested in coding, app or web development, game design, robotics, or digital media? If so, check out information about an opportunity being offered by the Computing Career Corps. Classes are scheduled to start in late January. Students who qualify and complete the course work will receive a free laptop, a $100 voucher for a summer work wardrobe, and will be eligible to apply for summer work in a tech-related field. For more information, visit the iStudio website at read and research dot weebly dot com and click on the Student Contest and Opportunities link.

Key Club will meet on Wednesday after school this week in room 211, see you there! 

The next Red Cross Blood Drive will take place on Monday, January 22nd. Please sign up in the lunchroom if you would like to donate.

Any student interested in participating in a Drill team please sign up in the Athletic Office 

Cats for Unity will be celebrating mental health awareness this month and hosting a forum on Jan 24. Everyone is welcome to come out. Please see Noelle or Mr. Porter if you have questions. 

Girls Lacrosse: 
Girls interested in playing lacrosse this spring should pick up January’s schedule from the red folder outside of the athletic office. Additional info available www.ladywildcatslax.com  

Boys Soccer: 
Students interested in boy’s soccer this fall should pick up January’s schedule from the red folder outside of the athletic office. Additional info available www.westervillesouthboyssoccer.com 

Do you know any GEMs (Great Educator Mentors) at Westerville South?  GEMs can be anyone from an outstanding teacher to that amazing support staff that makes a day brighter to a building volunteer that simply goes above and beyond to help our South's students thrive.  GEM nominations are now open.  Just visit the Westerville Parent Council website at http://westervilleparentcouncil.com to download the nomination form to nominate your WSHS GEM or grab a form from the office.  Nominations are due to the office no later than the end of the school day on Friday, February 9 

ANNOUNCEMENTS 1/12/18

The next Red Cross Blood Drive will take place on Monday, January 22nd. Please sign up in the lunchroom if you would like to donate. 

 

African Dancers, please make sure to attend the mandatory meeting in the choir room right after school today. 

 

This is a reminder that a former Westerville South student who currently attends Spelman College (an ALL WOMENS COLLEGE) will be in the guidance office during lunch periods TODAY.  Bring your lunch to the meeting and learn about how you could benefit from a Spelman College education.

 

Any student interested in participating in a Drill team please sign up in the Athletic Office.

 

Cats for Unity will be celebrating mental health awareness this month and hosting a forum on Jan 24. Everyone is welcome to come out. Please see Noelle or Mr. Porter if you have questions. 

 

Attention Class of 2018:  Community Scholarship Applications are due to the Guidance Office no later than 3 pm on Friday, January 12.  Please allow 30 minutes to complete all submission steps within the Guidance Office. See Mrs. Stovall for more details if needed. 

 

Sound? Lighting? Set construction? Black History Month is looking for tech help. Could that be you? If so, please come to a brief tech meeting this Friday in the choir room right after school. We need you! 

 

Recycling is back! Ms. Focht's class will be coming around Monday Jan 8 - Friday Jan 12 to try and get caught up from the year. During 2nd period, please keep your door open or leave your bin in the hallway for it to be collected. Also, everyone please remember that the bins in the classrooms are for Paper Only! We cannot collect plastic in the classroom at this time. Thank you for your help, we are ready to get started! 

 

Westerville City Schools is happy to provide international travel opportunities in 2019.

·  Travel to Rome and Sorrento for Spring Break. See the Vatican, the Colosseum, and the ruins of Pompeii.

·  Travel to Belize in June. See Mayan ruins. Go zip-lining, cave-tubing, and snorkel the second largest barrier reef in the world.

·  There is a vital informational meeting for tours Wednesday, January 17th at CENTRAL at 7:00 pm in the media center. 

·  Questions and RSVPs should be directed to Lisa Baughman (baughmaL@wcsoh.org). 

Girls Lacrosse: 
Girls interested in playing lacrosse this spring should pick up January’s schedule from the red folder outside of the athletic office. Additional info available www.ladywildcatslax.com  
 

Boys Soccer: 
Students interested in boy’s soccer this fall should pick up January’s schedule from the red folder outside of the athletic office. Additional info available www.westervillesouthboyssoccer.com 

 

Class officers for 2020. We will have a meeting next Friday at 2:15 in room 116. This is mandatory. See you then.

 

Do you know any GEMs (Great Educator Mentors) at Westerville South?  GEMs can be anyone from an outstanding teacher to that amazing support staff that makes a day brighter to a building volunteer that simply goes above and beyond to help our South's students thrive.  GEM nominations are now open.  Just visit the Westerville Parent Council website athttp://westervilleparentcouncil.com to download the nomination form to nominate your WSHS GEM or grab a form from the office.  Nominations are due to the office no later than the end of the school day on Friday, February 9.

 

 

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