Monday Nov. 13 – 8:30-11:30am
The ASVAB will be given in the cafeteria. We will call the students at 8:20am to the cafeteria so they will have enough time to take the 3 hour test before lunch. Please check your list I have attached for those who should be released.
Door decorating contest begins. Doors will be judged based on originality, college information provided on door, and overall look. Top 3 doors will be receive a ribbon on their door to display proudly. Teachers you may decorate your doors with any college you choose. Judging will take place on Friday for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ribbons. Lets see who is the most creative and has the most college school spirit.
Also, begin talking to your classes about where you went to college, why you went there, how you paid for college, your unique experiences at college, etc.
Tuesday Nov. 14 – 8:30-11:30am
We will host our 1st annual College and Military Recruiters Day at Manchester High School. Over 20 Colleges and military organizations have agreed to come talk with our students. We will set up tables in the gym (sorry coaches). Times listed below. I will send out mandatory teacher list Monday for when you will be required to be in the gym to help monitor the students. Please asked your students to be respectful of our guest. I will get a list of questions out for you to give to the students to help them know what to ask recruiters. Times and info attached on Flyer.
Herff Jones will also be here during this time for parents and students to purchase rings or graduation packets.
GMC Accuplacer will be given at 1:00 to a few students. I will send you the list tomorrow.
Wednesday Nov. 15 –
Seniors only will receive the Apply to College Week Scavenger Hunt. The first 3 students who bring their correct forms to me will receive a prize. Teachers this one depends on you, I have only received info about your college days from 5 teachers so far. I need 15 more teachers, admin, staff to give me their info for me to create the scavenger hunt. Please send me unique info about your college days, where you went to college, etc.
Thursday Nov. 16 – Apply to College Day 9:00-11:00am
Seniors who are interested are signing up in Ms. Seegar’s classroom for times. We are encouraging parents as well as seniors to attend if they would like. This is not mandatory at all, only for those genuinely interested in applying to college should sign up. Seniors should bring their waivers if needed. They can print 4 free college application waivers from their ACT or SAT site. They must have used the waiver to take the test to get the waiver to apply to college.
Teachers Nov. 16–
Wear your college shirts on Thursday – either your favorite college or the one you graduated from if they are different. It will give you another reason to talk about college to your students in all grades.
Friday Nov. 17 –
Completed Scavenger Hunt is due by 2:00pm to my office. 1st 3 correctly turned in will receive a prize.
Door contest due – Doors will be judged based on originality, college information provided on door, and overall look. Top 3 doors will be receive a ribbon on their door to display proudly.
Great win vs Macon County.
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