News & Announcements

Week Of September 17th, 2018

Post-prom committee will meet on Wednesday, September 19 at 6:30 PM at Panera Bread in Uniontown. We welcome any parents of seniors who would like to get involved in planning.Eurotour 2020-attention all students! A trip is planned for The Capitals of the British Isles including Stonehenge and Paris in June of 2020. There will be an informational meeting in the art room on September 20 at 6:45. Stop by Mrs. Gartley or Mrs. Thomas’s rooms for more information.

Anyone interested in performing in this year’s Fall One-Acts needs to report to Mr. Durso’s room, Room 502, during extended homeroom Thursday to sign up. Audition date will be announced in early October.

Tryouts for Academic League will be held this Thursday, September 20th during extended HR.

There will be a Student Council meeting in the cafeteria on Thursday, September 20 during extended homeroom.  All homeroom Presidents and Vice-Presidents are asked to attend. There will also be sign up for SADD and Interact at that time.

Coffee Shop on Thursday, September 20 will be for Seniors and Freshmen. Here is a commercial from Mrs. Houghs Entrepreneurship class.

EVENTS
The Uniontown Football Boosters are honoring Active Military and Veterans at the September 28th Football game.  T shirts are on sale for $12.00.  Order forms are available in the Main Office.

Coming up next is a message from your senior class officers about Homecoming and spirit week.

SPORTS
Good luck to the girls soccer team at Ringgold tonight.

ACADEMICS
The Horatio Alger scholarship is now available. Students with critical financial need should apply. Awards range from $6,000 – $25,000.

Students in any grade who have displayed a strong commitment to their community through volunteering, can apply for the Prudential Spirit of the Community award.

Waynesburg University will award the Founders scholarship to three Pennsylvania students. This is a full tuition scholarship. Eligible students must have a 3.5 GPA and minimum 1200 SAT score or ACT score of 26. Apply to the university no later than Nov 1.

The Iota Phi scholarship is now available for African Americans with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Pick up application in library

QuestBridge is a college match program that provides full scholarships to high achieving low income seniors at some of the country’s top colleges. Apply online by Sept 27.

The Bud Lutty Scholarship, worth $2500, is now available. See Mrs Baker to find out if you qualify.

The national youth leadership forum for national security is now accepting nominations. If you are a highly motivated student with an interest in National Security, Intelligence & Defense please see Mrs Baker about this exclusive summer program held in Washington DC.

A representative from Penn State Fayette will be in the cafeteria during lunches on Wednesday, September 19th and PIHT will be here on Thursday, September 20th.