*REMINDER - Students should only be staying after school for 9th period if they are in a faculty supervised activity.


Tuesday, October 25/B Day

Just a friendly reminder...NO HATS, NO EARBUDS, NO CELLPHONES in the hallways. Students need a pass at all times when in the hallways.

SENIOR OF THE WEEK! Congratulations to Brian Witteman who was nominated by SEVERAL teachers as being an outstanding Sachem North Senior. Brian is a leader, a good athlete, he is super polite, and sets a great example throughout our school on how to conduct oneself. Thanks for being awesome Brian!

All OWE students who work with individual teachers: You must be submitting your weekly sign-in sheets to Ms. Pepe in B206. Failure to do so on a weekly basis will lower your marking period grade. There are also additional sign-in sheets. Look for your name on top.

The Making Connections Club will be taking part in the Breast Cancer Awareness Walk on Thursday, October 27th during 9th period. Please meet Ms. Coffey and Ms. Churillo at the beginning of 9th period on the 27th in Room E202.

Foreign Language Honor Society organizational meeting for babysitting and our middle school workshop is November 1st in the Library during 9th period.

The next STEM meeting will take place on Wednesday, October 26th in Room E208. Any student interested in learning about computer coding or how to code should come to this meeting. Any questions, please see Mrs. LoCascio in Room E208.

Attention Gamers: October 26th meeting is cancelled. Join me after school on Thursday the 27th to walk the track for Breast Cancer Awareness. Meet in Room B105 to go to the track together. Our next meeting will be November 2. Game on!

Student photo packets are being distributed today during HOMEROOM ONLY in the Little Theatre. If you ordered pictures, please pick them up at that time.

Junior Class: Stay after Thursday for the Breast Cancer Walk up at the turf! Meet in Room D117. Also, the Junior Class is currently selling bagels outside of the cafeteria. Be sure to get one!

The Sachem North Drama Company presents Antigone on November 4th and 5th at 7:30 p.m.. Antigone is the exciting story of family honor, love, and pride, The Drama Company has mounted an unbelievably powerful interpretation of this classic tale that you will not forget. Come out and support them. Tickets are only $10.

Anime Club will be meeting 9th period on Wednesday, 10/26 in the Little Theatre.

A HUGE thank you goes out to all who came and participated and suported the football vs. swimmers meet yesterday! We had Chris Pendergast (one of the longest surviving ALS patients) come, along with Frank! It was such a great experience, we raised $621 to go towards defeating ALS. Way to go! Thank you again! Ride for Life was very thrilled!

Any student wishing to re-take a photo package may do so on Wednesday, November 2. The photographer will be in the Little Theatre periods 4, 5, and 6 only. You will be issued a pass back to class.

Our Fall Blood Drive is next Friday, October 28th. Your community needs your donation as Long Island hospitals are experiencing a blood shortage. Please come to the Main Office, School Store, or Registrar's Office for an application. Appointments are required. Early registrants will receive a discount coupon for the Darkside Haunted House in Wading River. Thanks for giving the gift of life.

Attention all Envirothon Members: Next Envirothon meeting will be Thursday, October 27th.

Attention all students and staff: the Box Tops for Education contest is under way. Bags are located by the sign-in desk or use one of your own. If you don't have a homeroom or would like to enter another period class into the contest, that is ok, too! Remember all proceeds go to Special Education PTA. Every year we have given SEPTA thousands of Box Tops for scholarship money. Please support this campaign.

Attention all Winter Athletes: Green Cards, aka "re-permission cards" are now being accepted for Winter sports. If you have not had a physical within the past calendar year, you will need to see your own doctor to obtain a physical. Please stop down to the Nurse's office for the necessary paperwork and any questions you may have. All paperwork is due by November 7th. Winter Sports begin on November 14th. Twenty four hours is needed to process all paperwork and to be cleared for your sport. Do not delay your participation in your sport!

Do you like learning more about your classmates and teachers? Do you enjoy Instagram? Then please give HumansOFSNHA a follow and start learning more about the people inside these walls. The Peer Education and Student Leadership classes have the Instagram page up and running with over 200 posts so far. Give us a follow, throw us a like, but more importantly, learn about others before judging them. We all have a story to tell, one student at a time. If you'd like to be featured on the page, please stop into Room D217 throughout the day and be photo ready! We all matter -- let's treat each other with kindness and respect!

Sachem Fridays are back! Every Friday, we invite the entire faculty, all students and staff to wear ANY Sachem apparel you own. Let's collectively show our Sachem pride each week! If you don't have anything that says Sachem, wear black/gold or ask throughout the bulding where you can get some gear (Student Government, Senior Class, Varsity Coaches, SCTA Reps, etc.) Plenty of groups have apparel laying around for sale!

The PTA will be selling pizza Thursday directly after school. We will be located outside of the Cafeteria and the Gym. Each slice costs $2. Come and stop by and get something to eat before your practice or club meeting!



* Review the Newly Adopted BOE Policy 5441 Alcohol Consumption by Students and Breath Alcohol Analyzer Testing