STUDENT DAILY BULLETIN
October 30, 2017
THOUGHT OF THE DAY
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
SAT word of the day: – Brawny– “braw-nee”: Definition: Strong and muscular. The sample sentence is: The bodybuilders were comparing the size of their brawny shoulders during the competition.
If any student is interested in working the voting polls Tuesday Nov. 7th please see Mrs. Allie in room A208A
The Medical and Engineering Club will be holding a bake sale after school in the cafeteria and during conferences. There will be baked goods, drinks, and snacks, don’t miss out!
Fordson High School’s Pay it Forward club is bringing Halloween costumes to Fordson. We will be hosting the Haunted Halls fundraiser tomorrow where staff and students who wish to wear a costume to school on Halloween must purchase a $2 wristband they have to wear with their costume that identifies they can wear it. Each student must also sign a contract promising to abide by the costume restrictions that are very detailed on what is and isn’t allowed. All the proceeds will be donated to the Amity Foundation Thanksgiving Drive. If you wish to buy a ticket, please see Ms. Reda in A128 before or after school.Let’s be really creative with our costumes, respectful, but also have a lot of fun that day!
Yearbooks are still on sale. They are now $75; don’t miss out on your memories! Get yours before the price goes up to $80.
Girls basketball will begin Monday, 11/6. You must have a completed physical to try out.
Boys basketball and wrestling will begin Monday, 11/13. You must have a completed physical to try out.
Boys swimming will begin Monday, 11/20. You must have a physical.
Please join us for the Second Annual Mother/Daughter Tea which will be held on Wednesday, November 8th from 6:30- 8:30pm at The Dearborn Center for Performing Arts. Money raised will go to support scholarships for seniors who are actively involved in their community. See Mrs. Harb or Mrs. Herrick for tickets.
Seniors: Head shots are due November 17th-NO EXCEPTIONS- You must turn in a CD to Mrs. Kubitz in C203 and sign off that she received it. Electronic copies must be submitted via a drop box through your photographer. Either way you must sign off to ensure that Mrs. Kubitz received it. If you have any further questions, see Mrs. Kubitz in C203.
The Arab American Scholarship deadline is November 1st, 2017.
Detroit Mercy on site visit November 6th, 2017. Sign up in the counseling office.
Henry Ford College on site visit November 8th, 2017. Sign up in the counseling office.
Michigan State will be on site November 10th 2017 starting 9AM. Students must submit an application online prior to Nov. 10th. The application online requires ACT/SAT scores. After registering online, be sure to sign in for the event in the counseling office.
Eastern Michigan University will be on site November 15th, 2017. Sign up in the counseling office.
The 2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Award is an award that recognizes youth based solely on volunteer service. All entries are due November, 7th. Click below: https://spirit.prudential.com/
The American Legion, Dept of MI Wilson Scholarship & Dept of MI Brewer Scholarship available to residents attending high school and are a son, daughter, grandchild or great-grandchild of a war-time veteran planning to attend any Michigan accredited college or university. Based on student’s GPA of 2.5 or higher, financial need, parent’s or grandparent’s honorable active war-time military service, goals and intentions. Forms available in counselors office. Deadline is January 8,2018. Award is $500.
U of M Club of Greater Detroit Scholarship has 12 unique scholarship opportunities worth $3,500 each for incoming Freshman Fall 2018. Applications are accepted online. Visit www.umclubgreaterdetroit.org for online application and scholarship info. Deadline is Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm.
Michigan Rural Water Association is sponsoring a video contest. The contest is open to grades 9-12, individually or as a group of no more than 4, and a teacher representing a specific department must sponsor entries. Limit is 10 videos per school. Application/info available is counseling office. Video submission deadline is January 24, 18.
National Co-op Scholarship Program. Deadline is Feb. 15th, 2018
Parentinn – Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens – Annual ScholarshipInformation available online at http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship. Deadline is Feb 28, 2018.
Making the turn against Parkinson’s $5,000 scholarship award. Deadline is March 1st, 2018.
Norman Hammoud Scholarship—for anyone who is a football player. Deadline is March 31st, 2018 http://dearbornedfoundation.org/scholarships
George Darany Scholarship. Deadline March 31st, 2018
The Whiston Scholarship. Deadline March 31st, 2018.
Robert Cipriano Scholarship—for anyone who has participated in a full season of cross country, track, softball, baseball as well as a few other requirements. Deadline is March 31st, 2018 http://dearbornedfoundation.org/scholarships
Mr. & Mrs. Arnaldo Fracassa Food, Beverage & Hospitality Scholarship—for anyone going into Food, Beverage or Hospitality as well as a few other requirements. Deadline is March 31st, 2018 http://dearbornedfoundation.org/scholarships
2017 – 2018 William G. Coyne Memorial Scholarship Program Application . Ends April 1st, 2018
B. Davis scholarship Deadline is May 22, 2018 Website is http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
Stefan Wanczyk Foundation Scholarship, providing $2,000 scholarships. Application/info available in the counseling office. Application deadline May 31, 2018.
For more scholarship information, please stop by the counseling office.
Just a friendly reminder to students that there are absolutely no hats or hoodies allowed in the hallways or the classrooms and you must have your ID on you at all times…..