WORTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL

May 24, 2019

BREAKFAST:   Donut, Kiwi, Fruit Juice, Milk

LUNCH:  Shrimp Poppers, Scalloped Potatoes with Ham, Broccoli, Pineapple, Grapes, Bread & Butter, Chef Salad, Veggie Sticks, Milk

BIRTHDAYS:       DEVON SOLT

                              PEDRO LUNA

STUDENT ACTIVITIES:     CLASS OF 2019 COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY, 7:00PM IN THE WHS GYMNASIUM

WHS CALENDAR:

May 24                WHS Commencement, 7pm in the WHS gym

May 27                Memorial Day, No School

May 29                9th, 10th & 11th will turn in devices today!!

May 31                Last Day for students grades 9-11, Early Dismissal

 

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS:

CHECK YOUR E-MAIL ACCOUNTS REGULARLY!

 

ATTENTION SENIORS – Final Transcript Requests.  If you are attending a college or university next school year, you will need to fill out a Final Transcript Request form.  Forms are available in the student services office.  You will need to fill out a new request whether or not you filled one out earlier this school year.   Don’t delay, do it today.

 

LISTED BELOW IS THE SCHEDULE FOR END OF YEAR STUDENT DEVICE TURN IN

FRESHMEN, SOPHOMORES, JUNIORS:

Tech will collect devices from these classes on Wednesday, May 29th beginning at 1:30 that afternoon.  Location….the cafeteria. 

Freshmen….at 1:30

Sophomores….at 1:55

Juniors….2:20

 

The Media Center will be closing at 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday until the end of the school year. 

 

Sign up to attend the National FFA Convention on the Ag Office door. Dates are October 30 – November 2. A $100 non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot.

 

Now is the time to sign up for FFA camps. Information is on-line. If you need help stop by the Ag Office for more information. Try it and meet some new people; it’s fun!

 

Order your 2018-2019 WHS yearbook online.  Click the link to order online.    www.worthingtonyearbook.com 

Check our website to see if you ordered one or not.   List is updated every Friday.   www.isd518.net/yearbook

 

Travel to Peru in 2020

Explorica is currently running an early bird special for their educational tours in 2020.  If you are interested in traveling to Peru that July, contact Mrs. Wolyniec for more information.  The cost of the tour will go up on March 1st.  Those who sign up now will save $ and have more time to pay for their trip.  The itinerary includes Lima, Cuzco, Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley, and Lake Titicaca.  See Ms. Becker for a flyer on the trip.

 

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 and KSFY news stations and websites will also run school announcements.  Stop by the WHS office to give us your name & phone number so you can receive a Shoutpoint 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.

MEDIA CENTER:  This is a reminder that if you choose to come to the Media Center during lunch, you WILL be expected to have something to do and it WILL be quiet because there are other students, faculty, and classes using the room at the same time. If you cannot follow this policy, you or the group you are with, will be asked to leave. Thank you, Mrs. Spieker

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

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN PURCHASING A LETTER JACKET?  The Stag Clothiers, 412 10th Street in Worthington will take your letter jacket orders and they have sizing samples and chenille samples available. 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.

 

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

 

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.

ALLIES-A group for those who identify with the LGBT-Q community and fellow students who support them.  We meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month at 7:30am.  Please see either Lakeyta Swinea (School Counselor) or Lindsay Jenniges (Sped School Social Worker) in Student Services for meeting location or more information.

 

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.

 

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.

 

STUDENTS ON THE GO: