Week Of April 23rd
Please pause for a moment of silence.
Please stand for the pledge of allegience.
Our daily newscast that you are currently watching was awarded second place for best television newscast in the Pennsylvania Press Club high school journalism competition. Justin Quinn won second for his video feature story The Impact of Uniontown High School. Coming in third was the documentary on the new The Gismondi Center for Media Arts. Congratulations to the students who produced these programs. Remember to sign up for the Tomahawk Talk and Video Productions courses next year to be a part of this award winning team.
Envirothon members need to stop by room 514 to pick up a permission slip for the meet at Ohiopyle on Wednesday, April 25 as soon as possible.
All marching band and auxiliary students should stop by Mr. Gerney’s room for a schedule of upcoming events and audition days.First section leader and drum major practice will be tomorrow at 3:00 after school
Reminder that there will be an after school marching band practice for the May Day Parade on Thursday, April 26. All marching band and auxiliary members must be in attendance. Also, section leader applicants should stop by the band room to get audition music, and drum major applicants should get their audition song approved by Mr. Gerney as soon as possible.
Attention AP Psychology students: review sessions for the AP test will be held every Wednesday at 2:45 in Room 200. Please bring your reading guides and other materials for the test.
All students who took AP Language/Composition with Mr. Durso in the Fall Semester need to report to Room 502 to let him know if you plan to attend one or both of the AP Language Tutoring Sessions to prepare for the Exam on May 16. The sessions will take place Thursday, April 26 and Tuesday, May 1 from 3-5 pm.
The UHS hall of fame is looking for a videographer. The student volunteer would be responsible for filming the events of next falls induction ceremony over the weekend August 31 and September 1. This would be a great senior project and resume builder. See Mrs Marzano or Mrs Baker
CTI applications need turned into Mrs. Kezmarsky by April 27th. All applications turned in by this date will receive priority over late applications.
The radio stations Froggy 94.9 and the Pickle 99.3 will be honoring a group of teachers in our listening area during National Teacher Appreciation Week May 7th through 11. Students are encouraged to nominate their favorite teacher online at foreverpittsburgh.com.
Jumonville is still in need of some young adults for the summer. There are a variety of positions available for students age 16 and up. Room and board and meals are provided. There are also volunteer opportunities, such as counselor in training programs. Come join us on the mountain.
For any student interested in working for Nemacolin Woodlands, a representative will be in the cafeteria, during lunches, on Friday, April 27th, with employment opportunities.
Attention seniors who bought Prom tickets…. sometime between now and the end of the day Friday, May 4th, stop by Mr. Piccolomini’s room, with the secret phrase: “DNA IS THE BLUEPRINT OF LIFE!”… It may just pay off to visit room 510!
Good luck to the girls varsity softball team at their home game against Laurel Highlands today. The game starts at 4:00
Good luck to the boys Aristotle baseball team at their home game against West Mifflin today. The game starts at 7:00
Attn students interested in a medical career: sophomore, juniors and seniors are invited to attend “adventure in healthcare professions” at penn state Fayette. Topics include nursing, pre-vet, pre-med, dental, physical therapy and biomedical engineering. This could be a great way to enhance your resume or complete ur senior project. Space is limited so register now. Visit the summer programs tab or see mrs baker.
Attention juniors and sophomores: Applications are still being accepted for PFEW. See mrs baker or apply online.
Starting next week, April 30 to May 4th, the $25.00 payment for your Cap and Gown is due. You can pay Mrs. Patek in the office or your Homeroom teacher.
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This concludes your announcements.
Have a great day.