April 18, 2014

 

 

Attention Students:  Just a reminder about the cell phone/electronics policy at Kent City High School!  Students may possess cell phones and other electronic devices during the school day under the following conditions:  1.  Cell phones must be silenced and remain out of sight during the class period.  Students are not allowed to use his/her cell phone during the class period.  2.  Students may appropriately use electronic devices during passing time and during the lunch period. 

This year's Kent City High School Talent Show will be held on Thursday, May 29 at 7:00 pm in the HS auditorium. Work on your acts and sign up for an audition in the office.

Roller Skating fundraiser for the 9th grade class at Roller Fox on April 26th from 3-5. Cost $5.00 per person inline skates extra $2.00 Please come out and have a good time roller skating and helping your Freshmen Class! 

Prom Tickets will be on sale again today during lunches and again next week on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday! Prices are $30 for KC seniors and $35 for KC Juniors and guests. The prom is May 10 at Fifth Third Park from 6:00 to 11:30 pm. The dinner included will be: Caesar Salad, Baked Lasagna, Tuscan Balsamic Chicken, Parmesan Garlic Bread and Pepsi Products (throughout the event). 

Attention Students:  Courtesy Driving School will be holding the following Driver Education classes at Kent City Middle School - Segment I:  June 9th - 26th (weekdays from 8-10 am) The cost of the class is $229.  Segment II:  June 9th, 10th, and 12th (Mon., Tues., and Thurs.) from 3-5 pm.  The cost of the class is $35.  To register for a class, please call Courtesy Driving School at 800-256-9559. 

Juniors: Any students planning on enrolling in the dual enrollment courses we offer on-campus for 2014-2015 need to turn in their Dual Enrollment Permission Slip and the GRCC Application.


 

SPORTS SECTION

 

 

Athletic Physicals - Spectrum Health The Medical Group-Sports Medicine will be offering FREE Sport Physicals on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:30.  Location is 4100 Lake Dr. SE, Suite 300.  This examination is not replacing your yearly well-check by your child's health care provider!  Please note the location and time.  They will only see Kent City students at 1:30! Pick up a physical card in the office.  This physical will cover the 2014-15 school year!

Winter all-conference athletes need to see Coach Evers to pick up your pictures.

Congratulations to the Lady Eagle Track & Field team for beating Kelloggsville last night by a score of 85 to 51 and earning their first OK Silver win. Simultaneously though, the Eagles fell to a powerful Hopkins squad 51-85. The team is now 1-1. Ashley Russo led the way by winning all of her individual events-the mile, half mile, and two mile-while Kendra Dreyer defeated all her opponents in the shot put and discus. Freshmen Meghan Boyd and Kaitlyn Geers each won an event against both teams-Meghan the pole vault and Kaitlyn the 400. Ana Swanson and Michelle Alt each picked up key 2nd places. Other point scorers included Nicole (Jr) Afton, Kirsten Carew, Sierra Crofoot, Kim Kachel, Monica MacFarlane, Becky Sizemore, Kylie Spencer, Molly Ignasiak, and Abby Taylor. The ladies take to the track at Sparta tomorrow starting at 11:00.    

Boys Track Results: Kent City 87 - Hopkins 54 / Kent City 58 - Kelloggsville 79. The Boys Tracksters kicked off league action winning their dual against Hopkins 87-54 and narrowly losing to last years State Champions, Kelloggsville 58-79. The following are highlights from the meet: Will Wilson was a 3x winner (3200m, 1600m & 800m runs), Chad Brown - 1st, long jump (19'7 1/2"), Zach Widener - 1st, pole vault (12') & Chase Stockhill - 1st, 110HH (17.8). Second place finishes came from: Wildeboer - shot (44'6 1/2"), Albert - pole vault (11'6" pr), Ortiz - 3200m, Arechiga - 400m (55.8), Beltz - discus (103'1"), Crofoot - 1600m & 800m, Brown - 200m (24.5). Third place finishes: Mathieu - pole vault (10'), Schutter - 3200m, Wildeboer - long jump, Widener - high jump and Jorge Martinez - discus (101'4 1/2").

The JV Baseball team defeated NorthPointe Christian last night 5-2 in seven innings. Quinn Koomen had an outstanding night pitching, striking out 14 batters while going the distance. Leading the team in hitting was Quinn with two hits, Hunter Babbitt with two hits and Colton Atwood with one hit. Leading the team in RBI's was Hunter with two, Quinn with one, and Trenton Herrington with one. Great team effort and win last night. Quote of the day was Austin Ford "It is always a great feeling to beat NorthPointe Christian in any sport." Practice today right after school.  

 

 

 

STUDENT SERVICES SECTION 

 

 

FAFSA - MCC on Friday's: Muskegon Community College offers free help filling out the FAFSA on Fridays. Call for an appointment.

ACT Test Date         Registration Deadline        Late Fee Required

June 14, 2014           May 9, 2014                       May 10-23, 2014

ACT Fee Waiver: Test fee waivers are available to economically disadvantaged 11th/12th graders. You are allowed to waiver the ACT Test fee twice. See Mr. Wilson for the qualifying information and the fee waiver #'s.

College Athlete? If you are a junior/senior and anticipate participating in college athletics, you must fill out the NCAA Eligibility Center application. See Mr. Wilson for details.