Announcements—Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Today is a Purple Day.
Application for Honors Classes—Students in grades 7-11 interested in applying for Honors classes for the 2018-2019 school year will need to pick up an application from the front office. Packets will need to be completed and returned to the office. They will be available from January 18-January 31.
Weight Lifting—Weight lifting for all 8th graders who will be on the freshman football team next year will begin on Monday next week. Weights will be from 3:15-4:30 on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.
NHS Meeting—There will be an NHS meeting TODAY, Wednesday, January 24th in Mrs. Van Meter’s room from 6:15-6:45. Please bring any service hours that you may have completed with you.
Vocational Open House—Please see the attachment at the end of the document regarding the New Castle Career Center Open House Thursday, February 1st from 6-8 PM for students and parents.
Vocational Applications—Let’s get those vocational applications in and complete so I can get them sent over to New Castle. See Mrs. Oliger with questions.
Test Prep –Students, the school counseling office has purchased, using Lilly grant money, the test prep series on PLATO. The test preps includes courses designed to help students on the following tests:
Accuplacer – Math, Reading, and Sentence Skills
ACT – English, Math, Reading, and Science Reasoning
ACT WorkKeys – all areas
ASVAB – all areas
SAT – Math, Reading, Writing and Language
If you need help on any of these tests, please email me what you would like to focus on and I can have Mr. Snodgrass set you up. This is something that could be worked on during a study hall or BSD. Please let Mrs. Oliger know if you have any questions.
2018 Scholarships Awarded to a Student from a Wayne County High School
Selection by Wayne County Foundation’s Scholarship Selection Committee
Online application available at
January 19 through February 16
IU EAST Scholarships!!!!!
PAY ATTENTION TO DEADLINES – MORE SCHOLARSHIPS TO COME
8th Grade Girls Basketball
The Hagerstown 8th grade Lady Tigers downed Eastern Hancock 44-29 on Thursday night. The game was a back-and-forth battle in the first half with the Lady Tigers clinging to a 20-19 lead at the half. But with tough defense and rebounding, the Lady Tigers held the Lady Royals to only 10 second half points. Carli Cox lead all scorers with 15. Madelynn Ward had 13, Grace Klein 7, Marissa Slagle 3, and Katyi Kieffer, Lauren Retherford and Erica Glunt had 2 each.
Lunch—Follow the link
Have a great day!