WORTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL

February 26, 2018

BREAKFAST:    Cereal, Apple, Toast, Fruit Juice, Milk

LUNCH:   Breaded Chicken Sandwich, Beef & Bean Burrito, Green Beans, Applesauce, Chef Salad, Veggie Sticks and Milk

 

BIRTHDAYS:       QUINDARION LIVINGSTON

                              KENDRICK BICKETT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

STUDENT ACTIVITIES:    BOYS BASKETBALL VS MARTIN COUNTY WEST AT WHS; B SQUAD @ 6:00, VARSITY @ 7:30

 

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS:

CHECK YOUR E-MAIL ACCOUNTS REGULARLY!

March 23            3rd Quarter ends

March 29-April 2      Spring Break

 

2018-2019 REGISTRATION SCHEDULE

March 1/2          HS team work with 8th grade advisors and students to complete registration in Campus

March 2              Extended Homeroom to finalize all registration. Senior meetings in Band/Choir rooms (Schedule Attached)

March 3              Registration Closed

 

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

There will be a Baccalaureate meeting Wednesday, March 14th at 7:30 a.m. in the media center.  All seniors are invited to help plan this special service that is scheduled for May 23rd at 7:00 p.m. at the high school.  This service is planned and lead by seniors.  We need you!

 

TRAP SHOOT REGISTRATION IS OPEN! For more information, please contact Scott Oberloh (507-360-9068), Aaron Sieve (507-360-2655) or Mary Oberloh (507-360-2071).

THERE WILL BE INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS FEBRUARY 27 AND MARCH 6 IN THE WHS CAFETERIA AT 6PM. The season starts March 28, 2018.  The league we are a part of is anticipating 16,000+ shooters this year and the program has spread to other states so now they have added a ‘National High School Shoot’ after our season, the championship shoot and the State High School shoot are over.

 

There will be an NHS meeting Wednesday, March 7 at 7:30 am in the Media Center - all current members need to attend.

 

NEW "TROJAN ATHLETIC GEAR" NOW AVAILABLE

Students designed and are now selling "Trojan Athletic Gear" merchandise at all home sporting events.  "Trojan Athletic Gear" is also available for purchase in room 328 at the Worthington High School daily from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.  New Adidas product prices are as follows: red crew sweatshirt $60 (small through XXL), black athletic hoodie $50 (small through XXL), and gray dri fit t-shirt $25 (men’s cut small through XXL; ladies cut small through large).  Set prices are also available as follows: Red/Gray $75 and Black/Gray $65.  "Trojan" foam fingers now available in black or white ink and are selling for a low price of $3 each. Check out the PowerBanks and PopSockets!!

 

WEATHER RELATED SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS: Our local Radio Stations and TV Cable 3 in Worthington will make announcements concerning late starts or school closings if the weather is inclement.  The Sioux Falls KELO news station and website (www.KELOLAND.com) also run school announcements.  Stop by the WHS office to give us your name & phone number so you can receive an automated message to your cell and/or home phone. Students should report to 1st Block at 10:00 if there is a 2-hour late start.

 

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN PURCHASING A LETTER JACKET? Since Center Sports is no longer in business The Stag Clothiers, 412 10th Street in Worthington will be taking over that portion of their business. They will have sizing samples and chenille samples. If you or your parent have any questions please email pam@centersports.net or Robyn Moser at robyn56187@hotmail.com. The Stag’s phone number is 507-376-5920.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!

2017-18 WORTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL ASSESSMENT DATES

March 5-16                          WIDA – All EL Students

TO BE DETERMINDED        ACT plus Writing Pre-Inventory - Juniors

April 3                                   ACT plus Writing – Juniors

April 9-27                             MTAS (Individual)

April 24                                 ACT plus Writing Make-Up Date

April 30                                 MCA Math – Juniors (test in/by homeroom)

April 30                                 MCA Reading – Sophomores (test in/by homeroom)

May 3                                    MCA Science – Biology, Principles of Biology Students

2018 AP Tests:

Monday, May 7:  Chemistry 7:30 am to 11:30 am, Psychology 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Tuesday, May 8:  Spanish 7:30 am to 11:30 am, Physics  12:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Wednesday, May 9:  Literature  7:30 am to 11:30 am

Friday, May 11:  US History 7:30 am to 11:30 pm

Monday, May 14:  Music Theory 7:30 am to 11:30 am

Tuesday, May 15:  Calculus 7:30 am to 11:30 am

Thursday, May 17:  World History 7:30 am to 11:30 am

Friday, May 18:  Geography 7:30 am to 11:30 am

 

The WEIGHT ROOM will be available to students Monday through Thursday from 3 til 5pm.

 

CLUB / ACTIVITY MEETINGS

ACADEMIC DECATHLON meets after school twice a week in room 507 with Mrs. Wendt.  All are welcome to come check it out!

STUDENT COUNCIL will meet at 7:30 a.m. on the first Friday of each month in the Media Center.

TROJAN EXPRESS will meet on Monday mornings at 7:00 a.m.

DRAMA CLUB meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 3 to 4 in room 502

BPA meetings will be held every Monday after school in room 328 from 2:50 to 3:05

SADD will meet every Wednesday after school in room 329.  New members are always welcome!

STEM CLUB will meet on the 3rd Monday night of the month from 6-8PM in Room 514 and in the morning on the last Thursday of the month at 7:30AM in Room  514.
AOK CLUB meets EVERY Tuesday.

KNOWLEDGE BOWL meets every Tuesday and Thursday beginning on December 1st from 3-4 pm in Room 110

FCCLA meet every Wednesday in room 504 at 3:00. 

TROJAN ROBOTICS BUILD SEASON (Jan 9th-Feb 21st): M/W/F: 3:30pm-5:30pm, T/Th 6:00pm-8:00pm, Saturdays as needed.

TROJAN JAZZ! meets semester 2, during the months of February & March, every Tuesday & Thursday at 7:15am in the band room.

 

ALL WHS STUDENTS WITH YOUR STUDENT ID WILL BE ADMITTED FREE INTO ATHLETIC AND FINE ARTS EVENTS!!  

YOU WILL HAVE TO PAY $4.00 IF YOU DO NOT HAVE YOUR ID WITH YOU!!

 

ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING EXTERIOR DOOR USAGE!  Please use your Student ID to enter in the North and South doors before 8:00. After school begins you will need to use the intercom to gain entrance into to school. During the lunch hours, Juniors and Seniors will be able to use their Student ID’s to enter the building.  Students are asked not to allow other students or visitors in the doors during our lock down hours.  Visitors must use the intercom in order to gain access to the building. Please help keep WHS secure for all of us!

 

BICYCLES:  If you ride a bicycle to school, please LOCK it in the bike rack located in the staff parking lot by the Ag department. 

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR BICYCLE IN THE FRONT OF THE SCHOOL.  Thank you.

 

MEDIA CENTER HOURS – Monday through Thursday 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 p.m.

 

BUD’S BUS SERVICE – Office Phone Number:  372-5552  /  Call this phone number for any questions regarding bus schedules, etc.

 

CHECK OUT THE NEW DRIVING CLASS DATES!!!  Great Plains Driving School will provide year round classroom and behind the wheel services.  Contact Mark Woitalewicz at 507-227-8918 for more information. 

E-mail:  gpdrivers@mchsi.com   Website:  www.gpdrivers.net

 

STUDENT SERVICES:

ATTENTION STUDENTS! All college and career information and resources will now be available on Schoology. Find scholarships, financial aid resources, college/career/ military resources and so much more! To access information please use the access code: 5KDHG-MPJJ4

Steps: Click on group (counselors corner), join, and put in access code.

If you have questions, please stop by the Student Services Office.

 

COLLEGE REPS VISITING WHS STUDENTS:

At various times during the school year, representatives from colleges and universities come to Worthington High School to visit with juniors and seniors regarding their post-secondary education options and needs.  Speaking with these college representatives is a great opportunity to learn more about degree offerings, scholarships, extra-curricular activities, financial aid, etc. Listed below are colleges/college representatives that are scheduled to be at Worthington High School.  College representatives will be located in the media center during scheduled dates/times.  If you wish to speak with a college representative, please sign-up in the student services office and obtain a pass to allow you to leave class.

Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN @ 9:45 - Mon., Feb. 26th

Lake Area Tech, Watertown, SD – Feb. 27 @ 12:30

Mitchell Tech, Mitchell, SD @ 10:15 - Wed., Feb. 28th

Army – February 28, meet in the hallway outside the student services office during lunch time 

Minnesota State University – Mankato, MN March 12 @ 10:45

Army – April 11, meet in the hallway outside the student services office during lunch time 

Army – May 16, meet in the hallway outside the student services office during lunch time 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

ALL SCHOLARSHIPS ARE LISTED IN SCHOOLOGY UNDER THE GROUP COUNSELORS CORNER. CLICK ON RESOURCES AND YOU WILL FIND THE SCHOLARSHIPS FOLDER! IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS PLEASE SEE STUDENT SERVICES.

 

STUDENTS ON THE GO: 

Below is a list of students attending Breaking Traditions at Minnesota West--Jackson, MN on Tuesday, February 27th. They will be picked up by the bus at 8:30am by the flag pole entrance. They will be returning to school around 2:30pm or so.  Carlos Urquia, John Sihavong, Mayoulee Keomany, Dalton Nelson, Yadira Ortiz Gomez