Daily Announcements for October 21, 2014

There will be a Key Club today in the cafeteria at 2:30 pm. All applications are due by October 31st.

Attention all seniors: The National English Honor Society is hosting an after school peer tutoring workshop tomorrow, October 22, focusing on reviewing college essays. Representative from the William and Mary writing lab will be there to assist on Thursday. We will meet in room 212.

There will be a meeting for all those interested in swimming for Jamestown on Thursday, October 23rd after school in room 225.

Attention Juniors and Seniors: Vanderbilt will be  here tomorrow at 10:15 a.m., and the Coast Guard Academy on Friday at 10:20 a.m. Remember to sign up at least one day prior to the visit. See Mrs. Pottle in Guidance if you have any questions.

Due to this Wednesday’s early release, the Model UN team will meet Tuesday after school this week.

Spanish Honors Society: Do you want to help make a difference in the world but never have the time? Well, the Spanish Honors Society has a solution. We will be selling bracelets to support the Pulsera Project, these bracelets are handmade by artists in Nicaragua and each is beautifully designed, colorful and unique. Bracelets are 5 dollars and will be on sale during all lunches through October 24th. Please help give hope to the people of Nicaragua.

Join the JHS Scholastic Bowl Team! PreSeason practice dates: Wed. Nov. 5th and Thursday, Nov, 13th. Form are due Nov. 5th. Forms are available outside room 150 & 230.

There is an optional Model UN today due to tomorrow’s half day.  It is not mandatory but feel free to come get some research done.

There will be no Operation Smile meeting today.

Don’t forget One Acts Wed. October 22nd. Try to make it.

The NEHS college essay workshop has been moved to this afternoon.  Representatives from William and Mary will be there to give tips on essay writing.  All seniors are welcome to attend.

Want to play Quidditch?  Are you a badminton pro?  If so, then join Equalize Our Earth club as they host a Fall Bonanzarama field day this Saturday from 11am-2pm on the soccer field to raise money for the Water Project. Pick up a sign-up form on the door to room 225 and don’t forget to bring $3 to the event!