GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY, MAY 22, 2017
WORK PERMITS: When you get a work permit EVERY box needs to be filled out on the Intent to Employ form before we will issue you the work permit. If you are getting one over summer break, please refer to the sign posted at door M as to what our summer hours are.
If you still need to pick up your graduation tickets see Mrs. Stealy or Miss Huicochea in the main office.
All seniors and juniors graduating early must attend graduation practice on the last day of school. The practice is on Friday at 2:30 p.m. in the main gym. You do not need to wear your cap and gown – just come to the main gym at that time. Seniors not graduating or not planning to walk at graduation will remain in their SRT room at that time.
Reminder for Graduates of 2017: Your school Gmail account will be closed soon after graduation…..probably by August. If you want to save any files out of your Google Drive or Gmail you will need to copy or move those before August.
Seniors: If you still need to order a cap and gown you can visit their web site at www.highschool.herffjones.com to place your order. If you ordered items and missed the cap & gown delivery day, please e-mail Mrs. Gardner to make arrangements to pick up your items.
Seniors: If you are going to college this fall and have not filled out a green sheet that was passed around during M & M day, please stop in the guidance office to let them know what school they should send your final transcript to. Please also let guidance know if you have received any scholarships. Thank you!
If you are enrolled in summer school and need bussing, please contact transportation to make arrangements at 533-7176.
Juniors: Don’t forget to turn in your consent form if you are planning to take part in the Work Ethic Certification program during your senior year. Forms are available in the main office with Mrs. Wolfe.
Are you still interested in the Stratford trip next fall, but haven’t done anything about it yet? There’s still time! If you’d like to go, but need more information, email email@example.com or stop by room 3180. Deposits are due by Friday!
The Elkhart County 4-H Fair will host Education Day on Friday, July 21st. On Education Day, all students can get into the 4-H Fair at no cost until 3:00 p.m. by just showing your 2016-17 school ID! College students are also included in the promotion. Students must enter at the main gate. There will be displays from local colleges, educational things for you to do (including drones that you can fly) and local high school groups will perform throughout the day.
REMINDER FROM THE CAFETERIA: For the rest of the school year you will not be permitted to charge to your lunch account.
Need a health credit? GHS is offering health this summer. The class will be on Apex, and will be here at GHS. See your counselor if you are interested in signing up.
This year is the first year that summer PE will be offered to high school students. You have until Friday to enroll. Summer PE runs from June 5th through the 28th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The cost to enroll is $80. Students must provide their own transportation.
The good news: Next year students from GHS will be visiting Italy and Spain over Spring Break. The better news is that there is still room for a few more adventurers! If you will be a junior or senior next year, and you’re interested in exploring the Vatican as well as the streets of Rome, Florence and Barcelona, see Mr. Zuber in room 8080 for more information.
The Ultimate Frisbee Club meets after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45-5:00 p.m. on the administration field. If you’re interested in learning how to play the sport of Ultimate Frisbee, you can pick up your required paperwork from Mr. Snyder in the choir office, Mr. Brubaker or from Lucas Kauffman. The paperwork should be turned in to Lucas Kauffman the first time you attend.
Homework help is available every Tuesday and Thursday in the media center from 3:45-5:00 p.m. A bus will be available around 5:20 p.m. if you need a ride home. It will pick you up at door M. This is a great opportunity if you just need a little extra time or even just a quiet place to do your homework at the end of the day.
MEETINGS DURING SRT:
The Goshen RedHawks finished a close 2nd to Warsaw Thursday night during the Goshen Sectional. The RedHawks had three individual champions and many others that placed very well for the team. The top four teams included: tie at 78 points for Northridge and Elkhart Central, Goshen 94 and Warsaw 101. This is the second time Goshen has been runner-up in our track history and for the second year in a row. Performances: Champions included: Lucas DeMoya in the pole vault with a new personal best of 14’4”, Brock Tauteris in shot put & Josuel Sanchez was a double champion in the 110 hurdles and 300 hurdles. Goshen also placed second in the 4×800 relay (team of Zach Oyer, Jason Brahona, Bryant Grewe & Bryan Olvera –season best time), Andy Wang was 2nd in the discus followed by Steven Worlds in 3rd. The 4×400 relay finished 3rd dropping 7 seconds from their previous season best (team of Brandon Holley, Rummel Johnson, Zach Oyer & Josuel Sanchez. Rummel Johnson finished 2nd in the high jump at 6’4”. Other places included Zach Oyer in the 800, Simon Myers in the high jump, Felix Perez-Diener in the 3200, Thomas Heim in the shot put, the 4×100 relay & a personal best by Orlando Hernandez in the 300 hurdles. Great job RedHawks and good luck at Regionals next Thursday.
The girls tennis season ended in the rain-soaked sectional final Saturday morning to Northwood.
The RedHawks picked up their 20th win of the season on senior day vs. Jimtown ending with a score of 8-2. Tyler Colpitts picked up his 8th win of the season throwing six innings, giving up one earned run and striking out eight. His ERA for the season was lowered to 1.53. Offensively, Chava Garcia, Mike Pinarski, Robbie Riegsecker and Austin Bontrager all had two hits for the RedHawks.
The girls varsity softball team won big on their last game on their home field for the season. Kate Atkinson pitched a good game only allowing three hits for the day. Kate also had three hits and drove in one run. Caitlyn Doyle had two hits and two RBI’S while Gracie Hayes also added two hits. Alexia Nettrouer had one hit and two RBI’S. Congrats to Elkah DeVoe for braking the most steals in a season record with 26 which was held by her Aunt Brittany Barkes.
IN SPORTS ACTION TODAY:
The girls varsity softball team sectionals – 1st round will be at Elkhart Central at 5:30 p.m.
The unified track and field team will compete in the Unified Track and Field sectionals at 6:00 p.m. at Central Noble.
The boys baseball C team will host South Bend St. Joe at 5:00 p.m.