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December 12, 2017

HS Mid-Term Exams
December 12th-15th
 
Tuesday, December 12th - 1st and 3rd blocks
Wednesday, December 13th - 2nd and 4th blocks
Thursday, December 14th - 5th and 7th blocks
Friday, December 15th - 6th and 8th blocks
 
Mid-Term Exams will be administered during the regularly scheduled class meeting times on 12/12 - 12/15. Students will be required to attend all scheduled classes on the mid-term exam days. There will be no ½ day dismissals. 2nd Quarter ends on Wednesday, 12/20. Grades will be due in PowerSchool by the end of the day on the 20th so that S1 student failure schedules can be adjusted. Please note that some teachers may adjust this exam schedule to meet their needs. Please check with your teacher to confirm.

EHHS Snowball Dance
Friday, December 15th
 
Snowball! EH's Christmas semi-formal will be on Friday, Dec. 15th from 7-10pm @ EH in the HS gym. All grades 9-12 may attend. Tickets will be sold for $10 during lunches and will be $15 at the door. Date forms for dates who do not attend EHS are due by Thursday, December 14th.

1/2 Day of School
Tuesday, December 19th
 
Tuesday, December 19th, will be a 1/2 day of school for all students. School will dismiss at 10:30am, and buses will run their usual routes at that time. If your child is a car rider, please make arrangements to pick him or her up at early dismissal time. 

Lost and Found
Tuesday, December 19th
 
Check the lost and found bins in the MS gym and the cafeteria in the next 2 weeks. All lost and found items not claimed will be purged during the winter break!

Winter Break Camps at Tech Town
December 20th-22nd
 
Looking for something to do during the upcoming Winter Break? Checkout the camps at TechTown, December 20th-22nd.  We have 3 different options for ages 7-17 (3D Design, Film, and Robotics); each having a holiday theme.  The cost is $150, and parents can register directly on our website, www.gotechtown.org.
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Tech Goes Home
Starts in January
 
Would you like the opportunity to purchase a Chromebook for $50?  Enroll in our tech program, attend sessions totally 15 hours of computer training and you can purchase a Chromebook for only $50.  If you would like to enroll in the Tech Goes Home program, please email Michelle Bettis (bettis_m@hcde.org). Space is limited.  Classes will begin Monday, January 22, 2018 5:45-8:15 pm.  

CLUB NEWS & SPORTS INFO

FBLA Competition Signups
Friday, December 15th
 
HS FBLA students interested in competing in the upcoming conference, come sign up in Mrs. Johnson's room 1258. Friday, Dec. 15th is the deadline to sign up.

HS Tennis Parent Meeting
Monday, January 8th
 
There will be a HS Tennis parent and athlete meeting January 8th at 6:15pm on the Green Hallway in room 1126 for all interested in playing.  Come meet the coaches and be a part of something special!!

SENIORS ONLY

Senior Yearbook Pictures
Deadline is December 19th
 
Prestige Portraits by Lifetouch is the official East Hamilton senior yearbook portrait photographer. They work directly with our school yearbook staff to provide images that meet their specifications.  Prestige strongly recommends having senior portraits taken over the summer. Contact them directly at http://prestige.gettimely.com/ to book an appointment. 

Senior Baby Picture & Quote
Due by December 19th
 
Seniors: Yearbook needs a print or digital copy of a baby picture and casual senior photo, as well as your senior quote. Turn them into Mrs. Jones in the library or email them to EastHamYearbook@gmail.com. Please turn them in all together to avoid confusion.

Spring Capstone Deadlines
Presentations March 6th-8th
 
SENIORS-Capstone dates for Spring Presenters are as follows:
  • Wednesday 1/31 Tab 1 due - Parent Consent, Personal Statement, and Resume. This includes a 3-ring binder WITH labeled tabs AND a cover sheet.
  • Wednesday 2/7 Tab 2 due - Proposal and Letter of Intent
  • Wednesday 2/14 Tab 3 due - Mentor Information, Interview, and Timesheet
  • Wednesday 2/21 Tab 4 due - Presentation Outline, Research material, and Works Cited
  • Tuesday-Thursday 3/6-8 Presentations to the Judges
  • Friday 3/16 Tab 5 due - Reflection Essay
See Mrs. Jones in the HS Media Center, Lower Yellow room 1251 for all of your Capstone needs!

 

 

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