March 20, 2018
Grace Bible College will be here on March 29 at 10:00 am. Please sign up in the office if you are interested.
On Saturday, we had several students participate at State Solo and Ensemble Festival at Portage Northern High School. We had an outstanding effort by all students as all of our events earned a First or Second Division Rating.
Earning a First Division Rating :
*Woodwind Chamber Ensemble featuring Maddie Allen, Abigail Rode, Anna Poling, Alyssa Clelland, Lauren Schnicke, Rachel Gubala, Bennett Emery, Jessica Barnard, Jesus Hernandez, Grace VanRijs, Seth Fricke, Brienna Swift, Megan Long, Katie Schneider-Thomas, Hannah Duran.
*Abigail Rode, Anna Poling and Alyssa Clelland Flute Trio
*Isaac Schnicke, Sarah Sizemore, Haley Kozal, Jacob Sikorski, and Devin Loew Brass Quintet
*Brienna Swift 9th Grade Clarinet Solo
*Jagger Humphreys Proficiency 1 Percussion Solo
*Grace VanRijs 9th Grade Tenor Sax Solo
*Mallory Ignasiak Proficiency 1 Trumpet Solo
*Robyn Vanderwest 9th Grade Clarinet Solo
*Isaac Schnicke Proficiency 2 Tuba Solo
*Anna Poling Proficiency 1 Flute Solo
Earning a Second Division Rating:
*Elizabeth Sible Proficiency 1 Clarinet Solo
*Sarah SIzemore Proficiency 3 Trombone Solo
*Kristen Toporski Proficiency 1 French Horn Solo
*Nathan Vanderwest Proficiency 1 Trombone Solo
*Paul Yates Proficiency 1 Trumpet Solo
*Abigail Rode Proficiency 1 Flute Solo
*Juan Estrada Proficiency 1 Trumpet Solo
Congratulations to all who participated and represented our school so well.
Attention Students: If you are interested in a law enforcement related career, there will be a meeting in the HS office on Tuesday, March 27 at 9:45am regarding the GRPD's youth camp. KCHS has had students participate in this program over the past few years. Sign up in the office to be excused for this informational meeting.
The following students have a KCTC Visit on March 21: Bennet Emery, Brenden Geldersma, Madalyn Lantzer, Lane Dailey, Kareli Perez-Zuniga, Kaleb Mustee, Amanda Chatterson, Josiah Lysh, Spencer Sullivan and Jagger Humphreys.
Attention Students: If you're interested in a Dungeons and Dragons Club, please come to a meeting on Thursday at 2:50 in Room 301. Role for initiative.
Attention all seniors: Are you bilingual? If so, the state of Michigan has a new program called the Seal of Biliteracy. It celebrates your hard work in learning an additional language. This seal would go on your diploma and would go along with your transcripts. If you are interested in learning more about this new award, contact Mrs. Long. The application is due March 23rd.
Attention Students interested in Hunter Safety Class: Please call Howard Christensen Nature Center at 616-675-3158 if you are interested in taking Hunter Safety Class on April 24 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm, April 26 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm and April 28 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. Cost for the class is $5.00 and you will need to bring a #2 pencil with you. You must attend all three days. If you have any questions, please ask Deputy Cook.
KCTC enrollment is open until this Friday, March 23. It's imperative that you turn in your enrollment form to the HS office by Friday if you plan to attend KCTC next year.
Girls BB players--please make sure your basketball locker is cleaned out today.
Attention Boys Basketball Players: Stop by the office for Basketball Banquet information!
STUDENT SERVICE SECTION
Job Shadowing: All students must complete two job shadows as part of your graduation requirements. See Student Services under High School on our school website for all the details.
Student Email Addresses: Mr. Wilson is using student email addresses (@kentcityschools.org) to send information related to careers, events, job shadow experiences, scheduling and more. You should forward these emails to your parents after reading them :) Please check your school email addresses regularly. Also, use firstname.lastname@example.org to ask Mr. Wilson school related questions.
FAFSA - MCC on Friday's: Muskegon Community College offers free help filling out the FAFSA on Fridays. Call for an appointment.
SAT/ACT Fee Waiver: Test fee waivers are available to economically disadvantaged 11th/12th graders. You are allowed to waiver the SAT or ACT Test fee twice. See Mr. Wilson for the qualifying information and the fee waiver #'s.
College Application Fee Waivers: Application fee waivers are available to economically disadvantaged applicants. See Mr. Wilson for the qualifying information and/or check college admission information on their websites for details.
Selective Service: Are you male? Are you 18 or going to be 18? If so, you MUST register with the Selective Service. This must be done within 30 days before and 30 days after your 18th birthday. Check the "Student Services" section of our school website for online instructions.
351 North Main Street
Kent City, MI 49330