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

 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

FEBRUARY 11th, 2016

TODAY IS AN "A" DAY

SACHEM CLUBS! GET INVOLVED!!

Attention Seniors: Yearbooks are on sale now until February 15th at a cost of $85. Go to www.balfour.com to order your yearbook. See Mrs. Holl in D220 if you have any questions.

Attention Juniors! Guidance is very excited to announce our very first OVERNIGHT college trip for juniors to the Boston area. The trip will be held on March 14th and 15th, and you will have a chance to visit five college campuses in just two days!!! This is an amazing opportunity to jumpstart your college search process, so come down to Guidance TODAY to pick up your information and registration forms or see Mrs. Launer in Guidance if you have any questions. Registration for the trip is on a first come, first served basis and trip must be paid in full by Thursday, February 11.

The Battle of the Classes is Coming! The Student Government Association (GSA) is pleased to announce that Wednesday, March 23rd, Battle of the Classes is coming to Sachem North! To sign up fo ryour grade's team, you must pick up the form outside Room D217 on the bulletin board, get your permission slip signed by all your teachers and bring $10 to Room D217 to secure your spot and shirt! All students are invited to take part in this school spirit event. We will be inviting all classes throughout the day to come down and cheer you on as we see which grade will reign supreme! Will the seniors three-peat? Or will the Juniors have something to say about it? Last year, the freshmen outlasted the sophomores during tug of war. The faculty team may surprise everyone this year with a victory! Sign up and let the battles begin!

Attention applicants to the Science National Honor Society: There will be a meeting this Thursday, February 11th, during 9th period in Room E208. At this meeting, you will find out if you made it into the Science National Honor Society. Any questions, please see Mrs. LoCascio in Room E208. Attention current members of the Science National Honor Society who are interested in helping out with the induction ceremony, there will be a brief meeting this Friday, February 12th during 9th period in E208.

Listen up Sachem North! The holiday event you've been waiting for is FINALLY here! Friday is the Annual Sachem North Sophomore Class Rose Sale for Valentine's Day. Show your BFFs, boyfriends, girlfriends, moms, sisters, and even your favorite teachers how special they are. Purchase beautiful roses of all colors for just $3 outside of the cafeteria on Friday, February 12. These can also be delivered to classrooms throughout the day. See Ms. Kachmar or Ms. Murphy with questions!

Want to impress that special someone? Want to let your friends know how much you care? Want to embarrass a teacher? Purchase a singing telegram outside of the cafeterias during the school day and the IMAGE vocal ensemble will perform a song for anyone you would like on Friday, February 12. Telegrams are $5 each. All money collected will go toward Tri-M Music Honor Society Scholarships.

Roses are red, violets are blue, do you know someone who has a crush on you? Do you want to make someone feel special and show them you care. But you're not sure how to make them aware? Send them a $2 candy crush gram this Valentine's Day. Candy grams will be available and delivered all week outside of the blue cafeteria.

Our winter blood drive is today! It's easy and convenient -- it only takes about an hour and you can make your donation right in the back gym. Please come to the Main Office, School Store, or the Registrar's Office for an application. Appointments are required. Give the gift of life...donate!

Attention all Spanish Foreign Language Honor Society inductees, please sign up for an induction preparation day on the door of B209.

Envirothon Club is selling bagels outside of the cafeteria every Wednesday until April. Come buy a delicious bagel to support a great cause.

Any student who needs a second semester lunch pass must see their Assistant Principal. First semester passes will no longer be accepted in the cafeterias.

Attention student & faculty of Sachem North High School. Are you enjoying the crisp refreshing filtered water from our two new filtered water fountains? Do you wish there were more of them in our school? Well the Envirothon and National Honor Society are teaming up to help make that happen. Both clubs are selling water bottles to raise money for more filter water fountains in our school. The water bottles cost $10.00 and are available for purchase in room E116 by Mrs. Marlowe and in room E208 by Mrs. LoCascio. Help both clubs by stopping by to purchase one today.

Attention Seniors! Entertainment Book money is past due. Please bring your $25 to Ms. Riegger in A217 ASAP.

Attention all members of Teachers of Tomorrow we will meet Thursday, February 11, in Room D222. New members are welcome.

Attention all Spring Athletes: Green cards, otherwise known as repermission cards, are now being accepted for Spring 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 February 29th. Spring sports begin on March 7th. 24 hours is needed to process all paperwork and to be cleared for your sport. Do not delay your participation in your sport.

If anyone is interested in trying out for the boys' varsity golf team, there will be a meeting before tryouts this Friday in the back gym during 9th period. Questions? See Coach A Falco.