AGENDA SEPTEMBER 26, 2019

CRHS HOMEROOM AGENDA
Thursday, September 26, 2019

9th Grade

 

Character Education – Standard 1 –

  • Distribute the “Character Education Handout – Standard 1”
  • Have students complete the first question
  • Show the following video (around six minutes in length):
  • At the conclusion of the video, have students complete the remainder of the handout.  The last question requires a turn-and-talk.
  • Have students keep this completed activity in their STAR folder

     

    Voice of Democracy Scholarship – The VFW is once again offering the Voice of Democracy scholarship, available to all grade levels.  The theme for this year’s Audio Essay is “What makes America great?”  Interested students should come to the Guidance Office to pick up fliers.  The entry deadline for this scholarship is October 31st, 2019.

     

    Creative Patriotic Art – The VFW is now offering a Creative Patriotic Art contest.  All entries must be received by March 31st.  Please stop by the Guidance office for more information.

     

    Pirate Cove - Please let students know Pirate Cove is a resource room located in Guidance. It is available for any students in need of hygiene products, school supplies, or clothes. Students can ask teachers to send them to Guidance to ask for supplies out of Pirate Cove. In a few weeks an app will be loaded on the iPads so that students can privately request items from Pirate Cove if they prefer.

     

  • At the conclusion of the video, have students complete the remainder of the handout.  The last question requires a turn-and-talk.
  • Have students keep this completed activity in their STAR folder

     

    PSAT - All students in a 10th grade homeroom have been registered for the PSAT on October 10th.  It is FREE for all 10th graders, however if you are in a 10th grade homeroom and you do NOT want to take the PSAT, you must have the Opt-Out form signed by a parent and returned by Friday, October 4th.  All Opt-Out forms can be picked up and dropped back off in the Guidance Office.

     

    Voice of Democracy Scholarship – The VFW is once again offering the Voice of Democracy scholarship, available to all grade levels.  The theme for this year’s Audio Essay is “What makes America great?”  Interested students should come to the Guidance Office to pick up fliers.  The entry deadline for this scholarship is October 31st, 2019.

     

    Creative Patriotic Art – The VFW is now offering a Creative Patriotic Art contest.  All entries must be received by March 31st.  Please stop by the Guidance office for more information.

     

    Pirate Cove - Please let students know Pirate Cove is a resource room located in Guidance. It is available for any students in need of hygiene products, school supplies, or clothes. Students can ask teachers to send them to Guidance to ask for supplies out of Pirate Cove. In a few weeks an app will be loaded on the iPads so that students can privately request items from Pirate Cove if they prefer.

     

  • At the conclusion of the video, have students complete the remainder of the handout.  The last question requires a turn-and-talk.
  • Have students keep this completed activity in their STAR folder

     

    PSAT/NMSQT – There is a scholarship opportunity for you if you are interested in applying for the National Merit Scholarship.  One of the requirements for qualification is to take the PSAT as an 11th grader.  Your 10th grade PSAT will not count!  The fee to take the test is $17, and you must register for the PSAT BEFORE the deadline of Friday, October 4th.  You may register and pay the fee in the Guidance office.

     

    Voice of Democracy Scholarship – The VFW is once again offering the Voice of Democracy scholarship, available to all grade levels.  The theme for this year’s Audio Essay is “What makes America great?”  Interested students should come to the Guidance Office to pick up fliers.  The entry deadline for this scholarship is October 31st, 2019.

     

    Creative Patriotic Art – The VFW is now offering a Creative Patriotic Art contest.  All entries must be received by March 31st.  Please stop by the Guidance office for more information.

     

    Pirate Cove - Please let students know Pirate Cove is a resource room located in Guidance. It is available for any students in need of hygiene products, school supplies, or clothes. Students can ask teachers to send them to Guidance to ask for supplies out of Pirate Cove. In a few weeks an app will be loaded on the iPads so that students can privately request items from Pirate Cove if they prefer.

     

  • At the conclusion of the video, have students complete the remainder of the handout.  The last question requires a turn-and-talk.
  • Have students keep this completed activity in their STAR folder
  • Supplies currently available in Pirate Cove:

    School supplies (binders, notebooks, paper, composition books, pens, pencils, highlighters, colored pencils, markers, string bags, backpacks, scissors, glue, index cards, calculators)

    Toiletries (deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, soap, sanitary pads, brushes, combs, hair ties, toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, lotion)

    Clothes (shirts, pants, shorts, dresses, socks, shoes)

    Towels, washcloths, blankets

     

     

    10th Grade

     

    Character Education – Standard 1 –

  • Supplies currently available in Pirate Cove:

    School supplies (binders, notebooks, paper, composition books, pens, pencils, highlighters, colored pencils, markers, string bags, backpacks, scissors, glue, index cards, calculators)

    Toiletries (deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, soap, sanitary pads, brushes, combs, hair ties, toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, lotion)

    Clothes (shirts, pants, shorts, dresses, socks, shoes)

    Towels, washcloths, blankets

     

     

    11th Grade

     

    Character Education – Standard 1 –

  • Supplies currently available in Pirate Cove:

    School supplies (binders, notebooks, paper, composition books, pens, pencils, highlighters, colored pencils, markers, string bags, backpacks, scissors, glue, index cards, calculators)

    Toiletries (deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, soap, sanitary pads, brushes, combs, hair ties, toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, lotion)

    Clothes (shirts, pants, shorts, dresses, socks, shoes)

    Towels, washcloths, blankets

     

     

    12th Grade

     

    Character Education – Standard 1 –

 

What’s New/What’s Due – Go over the What’s New/What’s Due list with your seniors.

 

Citrus County Coalition for College and Careers – The Citrus County Coalition for College and Careers will once again be on our campus to assist Seniors in applying to Colleges, Technical Schools, and Scholarships starting on Monday, October 7th.  Students interested in finding out more information should sign up to meet with them in the Guidance Office.

 

Herff Jones Parent Night – November 5th – 5:30 – 7:00 – 2nd Parent Night here at School!  All Payments will be accepted!  New packages from HJones will be given to HRs and then they will also take the STANDARD GRAD FEES on this night only!  We will also take payments for Prom ($40), Yearbook ($60), & Grad Bash ($140) on this night as well (ONLY through Marshall)  October 29th in the Café side from 5:30 – 7:00 pm!

 

Holliday/Karatinos Scholarship - This scholarship was created to give high school seniors and college students an opportunity to achieve higher education and reach their goals. The essay for this contest must be at least 600 words speaking about the importance of the 7th amendment in the US Constitution. First prize is $2,500 and this contest opens on March 1st, 2020 and closes May 1st, 2020.  More information about this great contest can be found here; https://www.helpinginjuredpeople.com/college-scholarship/.

 

Voice of Democracy Scholarship – The VFW is once again offering the Voice of Democracy scholarship, available to all grade levels.  The theme for this year’s Audio Essay is “What makes America great?”  Interested students should come to the Guidance Office to pick up fliers.  The entry deadline for this scholarship is October 31st, 2019.

 

Creative Patriotic Art – The VFW is now offering a Creative Patriotic Art contest.  All entries must be received by March 31st.  Please stop by the Guidance office for more information.

 

Pirate Cove - Please let students know Pirate Cove is a resource room located in Guidance. It is available for any students in need of hygiene products, school supplies, or clothes. Students can ask teachers to send them to Guidance to ask for supplies out of Pirate Cove. In a few weeks an app will be loaded on the iPads so that students can privately request items from Pirate Cove if they prefer.

 

  • Supplies currently available in Pirate Cove:

School supplies (binders, notebooks, paper, composition books, pens, pencils, highlighters, colored pencils, markers, string bags, backpacks, scissors, glue, index cards, calculators)

Toiletries (deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, soap, sanitary pads, brushes, combs, hair ties, toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, lotion)

Clothes (shirts, pants, shorts, dresses, socks, shoes)

Towels, washcloths, blankets

 

FAFSA Workshop – CF will be holding a FAFSA workshop on Thursday, October 3rd, at 5:00 PM.  Any student who needs more information about the FAFSA is encouraged to attend.  Please post the flier in your room.