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April 23, 2018 - Daily Announcements



Today, April 23 at 8:00 will be a follow up Principal’s Student Advisory meeting that all members are requested to attend. The meeting should only last 15 – 20 minutes.

Attention Special Olympics Athletes:
Attention students who want to volunteer with the Jvs special olympics team on May 11th. You need to have a permission slip on file by April 23rd to be eligible. All students are eligible to apply, but must have passing grades and recommendations of their teachers. See Mrs. Banks in b213 for a permission slip

All students currently enrolled in On-Line credit recovery classes, the deadline and exams May 4th, 2018. Please make sure you are completing all course work, projects, and chapter tests.

AMHERST - Prom tickets will be sold between April 25th-27th. Guest forms are due to Ms. Kornick by Friday, April 20th. There will be a senior meeting on Wednesday April 25th at 8am in Lecture Room B. Important graduation information will be discussed and prom tickets will be sold at that time.

CLEARVIEW - Seniors, there is a mandatory meeting Tuesday, 4/24/18, at 7:40am in the CHS auditorium. There will be a bus to bring students to the JVS after the meeting.

Elyria – Seniors, please stop by students services to complete your DIPLOMA verification form. The theme of this year’s prom is “Around the World.” Single tickets are $40 and couples tickets are $80. All EHS fees must be paid before purchasing prom tickets. All EHS seniors have a senior fee of $35. If you are uncertain of your fees, please contact Ms. Soulchin @ (440) 284-5207.
Elyria Rotary scholarship applications are due Friday, 4/20/18. Applications can be found in Student Services or at www.elyriarotary.org.

Firelands – Seniors, please stop by student services to verify your name for commencement and your diploma. If you are attending prom, please pick up the permission form in student services.

Midview: Prom tickets will be sold at the JVS on Wednesday April 25 and May 2. These will be the only two days we will sell at the JVS. The cost will be $50 per ticket on each of these days. We will sell from 10:30-12:30 both days. Students must have a signed guest form to buy the ticket for a non-Midview student.

Oberlin: There will be a senior meeting on May 9th at 8am in Tech Center E.

Any 2018 Graduating Senior, who has committed to Military Service upon graduation, needs to Check in to Student Services. We are collecting information and checking our records at this time.

LCABSE Scholarship applications are due 4/30/18. See your school counselor for an application.

Avon Lake High School is offering a scholarship opportunity for any student planning on attending LCCC, Tri-C, or a Vocational school. Please see an Avon Lake school counselor for additional details.

Wellington – Prom is May 12, with the theme of The Secret Garden.


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Amherst announcement shows are posted daily by 11am on both our YouTube channel and on our Facebook page. Just go to YouTube and search Steele News Live and click on the proper date. As for the Facebook page, it's updated multiple times daily, has our entire episodes, has individual stories that can be viewed independently, and other info. The page is updated every time we have a show. They can also be viewed at 10am, 3pm, 6pm, and 11pm on Warner 97 in Amherst. We can also be followed on Twitter@SteeleNewsLive.


Avon Local Schools announcements can be found by going to: http://www.avonlocalschools.org/students/announcements-high

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Avon seniors are reminded that all school fees must be paid in full by Tuesday, May 1st. Commencement admission and caps, gowns, and parking passes will be distributed only to seniors whose fees and obligations are paid in full. Remember, May 1st is your complete payment deadline. Those who also have a balance due to Jostens for a cap, gown or tassel may stop in the office or can call 1-800-JOSTENS to take care of that obligation. A limited number of additional graduation announcements are also available in Avon's Administrative Office for $1.25 each. Stop by if you have questions or payments.

Looking to do some volunteering this summer?
Here's a great way to check out volunteering opportunities. Come to the Avon Library on Tuesday, May 1st from 7:00pm - 8:00pm and hear from various organizations in Avon and Lorain County. You will have the opportunity to talk one-on-one with a group/organization that you may be interested in including the Avon Library, Friendship APL, Lorain County Metroparks, Community Resource Services and Youth Challenge.

Class of 2018 Commencement Speaker Information
This is an important announcement for the Class of 2018. At Commencement, the senior class president, will be one of the two Commencement speakers to address the class. A second class speaker will be chosen by the faculty of Avon High School based on an audition. All seniors are welcome to apply, so long as they are in good academic and behavioral standing. You’ll need to submit a written copy of your proposed speech, topic of your choice, to be no greater than three minutes by email to bullerk@avoneagles.org no later than 11:59pm on Monday, April 30th. Submitted speeches will be reviewed by a designated faculty council, and those selected to audition will receive an invite on Monday, May 7th. The winner will be announced on Wednesday, May 9th.

Avon Lake

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Prom tickets will be on sale April 9-20. Tickets are $60 each and can only be purchased with a check or money order payable to “Avon Lake High School”. NO CASH ACCEPTED. You must have a signed contract in order to purchase your ticket. If you are bringing an out of district guest, they must have a signed contract and visitor form in order to purchase a ticket. PROM TICKETS ARE TO BE PURCHASED SEPARATELY FROM AFTER PROM TICKETS. DO NOT COMBINE ON ONE CHECK!

All student fees must be paid in full or payment plans up to date in order to purchase tickets.

ALHS Dance Team Tryouts are as follows:
Clinics: April 26th 3:30 p.m.- 6:00
April 27th 3:30 p.m.- 5pm
TRYOUTS : April 30th 5:00 pm. All are in the ALHS comp gym.

Be sure to get your tickets for the ALHS Spring Musical!
When: Tickets will be on-sale during lunch, Monday April 23-Friday April 27.
Cost: Pre-sale tickets are $8 (Night of show, $10)
Important info: There will be a “Student Section” for general seating. Once this section is full, students will be assigned seats by the ticket website. Buy early and sit with your friends!!


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Attention Brookside Students,
If you park in the school lot to get on the bus in the morning, please do not park in the spots facing the baseball field as we need to have clear access for maintenance to be done on the field. You should be parking in the spots facing Harris Road. If you do not have a parking permit, you need to purchase one in the high school office. Thank you very much.

Spirit week will be the week of May 14th with the kick-off event being at 6pm at the stadium. Our kick-off event will be a Kickball Competition sponsored by the Sophomore Class.

There will be one co-ed team for each class. The event will run similarly to the Cardinal Bowl with a recognition of spring athletes. Team sizes will be unlimited and will be rotated during the game. Teams will begin forming Monday. Sign-ups will be online and the link will be available on my website. http://www.sheffieldschools.org/MrsKeller.aspx

Sheffield/Sheffield Lake Schools/Brookside High School announcements can be found by going to: http://www.sheffieldschools.org/brooksidehighschool_home.aspx

Brookside High School video announcements can be found by going to: http://www.esenetworks.com/profile.aspx?id=63445


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Students sign up for Remind Texts from Mrs. Howard and Mrs. Kazel. Don't miss out on important announcements. Text: @chsguide97 To: 81010


Seniors if your parents are a member of OAPSE there is a scholarship opportunity for you! Check your email or see Mrs. Howard, Mrs. Kazel, or Mrs. Watson. Also, seniors remember to check your email daily! Important information and Scholarship opportunities are being sent to your emails regularly! Please make sure you are checking to see if you qualify to apply for any of these opportunities.


Purchase your prom tickets until April 20th from Mrs. Alston in room 113. The tickets are $55. April 20th is the last date, no late tickets will be able to be purchased.


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Tickets go on sale for prom, after prom & Cedar Point beginning today, Monday, April 9. The price of the prom ticket is now lowered, it is only $35. Mrs. Krejas will be at the JVS before school on Tuesday, April 10 to sell tickets. Students attending after prom must have all three waivers completed and signed prior to purchasing your ticket. AfterProm waiver must be signed by Columbia parent regardless of age and guest’s parent if under 18. Two remaining waivers do not need parent signature IF student and guest are 18 or older. These are available in the main office and online. Tuxedo Junction coupons are available in the main office. Get $50 of any prom rental. Prom information is available on the fliers posted around the school. Out of Town Guest forms are available online or in the main office.

Several businesses are hiring for summer workers.

• Swings-N-Things Fun Park is now hiring for the Spring and Summer season.
• Hastings Water Works is now hiring and training lifeguards for summer employment.
Check the posted announcements for more details and the flyers posted throughout the building. If you have questions, stop in the guidance office.

Attention all athletes: Your winning season starts with a FREE sports physical! Get your by attending the 10th Annual Center of Orthopedics FREE sports physical event. It takes place on Friday, June 8 from 1:00-5:00 pm. Visit their website no later than Monday, June 4 to schedule. See the flyer for additional information.


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Attention Seniors:

Prom Tickets will be going on sale when we get back from Spring Break on April 9th. We will be selling tickets before school, 7th & 8th period, and after school till 3:30pm in the Concession Stand in the dining hall. In order to purchase Prom Tickets your school fees must be paid. Any questions please see Mrs. Baytos.


The Jim Vincent Memorial Scholarship is a $500 one-time award open to any female student athlete who has a minimum 2.0 GPA, is planning on attending a 2 year or 4 year college, can show financial need and displays the character traits of the late Jim Vincent. Applications for qualifying female athletes are available in the Elyria High Athletic Office located down the hall from the gym. Deadline for submission of applications is Monday, April 30, 2018.


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Attention NHS senior members, if you wish to wear a medallion at graduation, they are $17. Orders are due to Mr. Jones by this Friday, April 20th. Please see Mr. Jones if you have any questions.


For any girls interested in playing volleyball next year, open gyms will start this week. Open gyms will be Wednesday and Friday after school until 5. Meet in the weight room. We will have a short meeting during the first open gym this Wednesday. If you play a spring sport or cannot attend, please see
Coach Allegier for a camp form and info.

The Junior Class Officers and Prom Committee are hosting a T-Shirt Sale. Please support the 2018 Prom by purchasing a t-shirt. Order forms can be found in Mr. O’Rourke’s room. All tshirt orders must be submitted by April 27th by 2:30pm to Mr. O’Rourke.

Attention all Juniors and Seniors:
Prom ticket sales will begin March 26th and end on April 27th. Tickets will be sold during lunch periods and will be available after school in the weight room for students on the following days and times;
-Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday until 5:00pm.
-Wednesday and Friday until 3:00pm.
Prom is May 11th, tickets will cost $40 each, and the location is at New Russia Township Lodge, and is from 7-11pm.
An incentive for those who take advantage of buying their tickets prior to April 13th or while supplies last includes a coupon for purchasing your dress from David’s Bridal. Take advantage, and buy your tickets quickly!
After-prom ticket sales will begin on April 9th and run through April 27th. They will be available during lunch periods. Tickets are $15 each. If you purchase both prom and after prom tickets at once, you will receive $5 off your after prom ticket.

Attention Class of 2018: Graduation and senior breakfast are just a few short weeks away. Your class officers are looking for photos of you and your friends through the years. Please send your pics to Angelina Rivera at Rivera168@firelands.k12.oh.us. We are especially in need of photos from the elementary years: birthday parties, sleepovers or sporting events. Please send your pictures to Angelina by Monday, April 30th.

Attention Students,
The 14th Annual Muth Volleyball Tournament is on May 6th at the South Amherst Middle School Large Gym from 12pm-4pm.
If you want to form a team, or purchase a shirt to support the memorial fund, then please get these forms from Mr. Moyer’s Room.


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Students: Just an early reminder that ALL school fees MUST be paid in full before you can purchase a PROM ticket. Prom is May 12th.

Come support your Keystone Cheerleaders this Monday, April 23 from 4-8pm at the Elyria Chipotle, where 50% of your order goes towards supporting the team!

It’s almost that time of year - The Keystone High School Marching Band is preparing for their upcoming fall season. The Color-guard is the flag team that performs alongside the band during all football games, festivals and parades. This season, the band will also have a performance in Myrtle Beach during Spring Break 2019! There will be an informational meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 25 at 2:45 in the band room. This is open for all students’ currently in grades 8-11 and will be at Keystone High School next fall. Please let Ms. Stratton at KHS or Mr. Benzin at KMS if you are interested and unable to make the meeting. We hope to see you there!


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The Midview Scholarship Fund Scholarship is available in Student Services. Graduating seniors who plan to attend a school accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools in the fall may apply. Applications are awarded on the basis of scholastic record, financial need, rank in scholarship tests, school and /or community involvement, and character. The grants will be at least $500 and may be renewable if standards are met. The deadline to apply is May 18th.

Skippers: Anyone interested in trying out for the MHS Skippers Dance Team needs to attend a brief, informal meeting on Monday, April 16th at 3:00 in the high school LRC. Clinics will be held on Monday, April 23rd and Tuesday, April 24th from 3:00 – 5:00 in the small high school gym. Tryouts will be on Wednesday, April 25th at 5:00 in the small high school gym. Forms are available in the main office

Juniors and seniors: Midview’s long awaited and biggest event of the year is coming up fast. The Midview Junior / Senior Prom is less than a month away. Prom tickets will go on sale starting Monday, April 23rd. This formal dinner and dance will be held on Saturday May 19th at the German-American Cultural Center in Olmsted Falls. Prom tickets will be on sale for three weeks only. Ticket prices will increase each week. The first week the tickets will be $50 each. The 2nd week they will be $55 each, and the 3rd week they will be $60 each. The absolute last day to buy a ticket is Friday, May 11th. You will be able to purchase your tickets during lunch periods or you can see Mr. T. DiFranco in Room 124 before or after school. If you are bringing a guest that does not go to Midview, then you will need to have a signed guest form before you can buy the ticket.

North Ridgeville

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North Ridgeville Drama Club will be presenting Rodger and Hammerstein's Cinderella April 26,27,28, @ 7:00 PM and April 29 @ 2:00. Come and enjoy this spectacular musical. and support your friends. The show takes place at the old Ed Center behind Dairy Queen. You will enter through the new Early Childhood Center by the side parking lot. Hope to see you there.

All students planning on attending prom must have their school fees paid before purchasing your promticket. This includes underclassman going with a senior. Prom ticket sales will be online this year and you will not have access to purchasing if fees are not paid.


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Prom will be May 12, 2018 at DeLucas Place in the Park. The theme this year will be A Night On The Nile. Prom colors are Gold, Forest Green and Cream. Stay tuned for further details.


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Prom tickets will be sold April 23rd through May 4th for $30 each. ALL school fees must be paid to purchase tickets. If you plan on bringing a date from another school, you must get the out-of-school guest form in the office. The form must be completed and returned prior to purchasing tickets.

Wellington students need to fill out the Random Drug Testing Consent Form, WITH PARENT SIGNATURE, if you plan on attending any Wellington High School activities for the school Year 2017-18. Forms are available in JVS Student Services and Ms. Gleason will return them to Wellington for you.

Student / Staff Basketball Game Fundraiser coming in May. See Mr. Bowman about getting on the roster.

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