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Salem Hills High School Announcements for 4/27/2015


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - CARNIVAL at BARNETT ELEMENTARY

Volunteers are needed to help with a carnival at Barnett Elementary from 5:00-9:00pm (Friday, May 1). For more information see Mrs. Reynaud (C104). Detention credit given.

MARCH OF DIMES - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Volunteers for March of Dimes are needed from 10:00-1:00 (Saturday, May 2) at Rock Canyon Elementary to help with carnival games. Detention credit given. See Mrs. Reynaud if interested.

FBLA OFFICER APPLICATIONS

FBLA Officer applications are in the front office from April 25 - May 1. Interviews will be posted. See Mrs. Reynaud (C104) for questions.

JOB AND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Check out the information in the glass case outside the Counseling Office for job and educational opportunities.
Different job openings are posted almost every other day.

Wendy's 5K - Colon Cancer Awareness

There will be a 5K on Saturday, May 2nd at Salem Recreation (60 North 100 East in Salem) to support Colon Cancer Awareness called Wendy's 5K. Registration is $20 and will begin at 8am with the run starting at 9am. For more information contact Heather Clayson at (801)368-8439 or Sonja Baum at (801)318-1171.

Salem City League Softball and Baseball

High school boys and girls, it is not too late to sign up and play city league baseball and softball. Salem teams will play against teams from Springville, Mapleton, Spanish Fork, and Payson. Seniors that are graduating this year, yes, you are still invited to play in this league! Gather a group of 4 or 5 friends to play and they'll do their very best to keep you all together! Softball $55, Baseball $65, an extra $5 fee is added if you are not a resident of Salem. Register by May 15th!

DECA Officer Interviews

If you would like to be an officer for DECA, interviews for next school year will be after school in room C103 on Thursday. Make sure to sign up with Mrs. Johnson by Wednesday.

Salem Youth Council

For all students living in Salem, applications for Salem Youth Council are due May 1st. Salem Youth Council is a great way to learn leadership and looks great on a resume as well as giving you an opportunity to serve. Applications can be picked up in the main office, the Salem city offices, or online at salemcity.org.

Academic Letters

Seniors if you are interested in applying for an Academic Letter in Fine Arts, Business, Social Studies, Math, English or a Foreign Language, come into the counseling office and pick up the information.
Each letter has different requirements for the applicant to complete. You may apply for as many letters as you would like as long as you meet the requirements.
All applicant information must be turned into the counseling office no later than May 7th.

Utah High School Film Festival

Several Salem Hills Students participated in the Utah High School Film Festival and some placed in the top 5.

Cooper Page, Ben Ivie, and Lilly Kriglstein took 2nd place in the Comedy category for their video "The Pep Talk"
Katelyn Gallacher took 3rd place in the Animation category for her video "Whimsical Noise"
Lucas Walker and Jared Finkenthal received an Honorable Mention in the PSA category for their video "Be Active"

All of these can be seen on the Skyhawks News YouTube channel at youtube.com/skyhawksnewsnet.

AP TESTING PRE-ADMINISTRATION SESSION

ALL STUDENTS TAKING AN AP TEST....We are going to be doing our AP testing pre-administration session next Tuesday (April 28) at 10:00 in the auditorium. All students who are taking an AP test will need to attend. If you who will not be able to make it at this time, please talk to Mrs. Marker in the counseling office for more information.

Eagle Project - Logan Preece

Logan Preece is doing a drive for shampoo, soap, deodorant, and other hygiene products for the AGAPE community center. More info will be included on the collection bins that are set up by the lunch room, front office, and the skyhawk head.

PTSA Scholarship

PTSA scholarship applications are available in the counselling office and at shhsptsa.com/scholarship.aspx Applications are due to the counselling office May 1st. You must be a senior and a paid member of PTSA in order to apply.

BOYS STATE

Any junior boy interested in attending Boys State, stop by the counseling office and pick up the information. Boys state will be held at Weber State University June 8-12. Last year over a million dollars was awarded in scholarships to those in attendance. Upon completion of Boys State, 3 semester hours of political sciences credit will be earned.

Deadlines are coming up quickly. If your zip code is 84660 the deadline is April 15th and if your zip code is 84651 your deadline is May 5th.

This is a great way to earn 3 hours of college credit!

SERVICE-LEARNING SCHOLARS AWARD PROGRAM

Salem Hills High School is happy to announce a new program called the Service-Learning Scholars Award Program! It is an award that will be given to seniors at the Scholarship Awards Assembly and students may use it on future applications. Any student that applies and meets the requirements will be given the award. Pick up an application at the front office or the counseling office today! Applications are due to the office on May 15th by 3:00pm. Contact Tessa Fitzgerald with any questions. tessafitzgerald14@gmail.com.

Students may start applying for this program at the beginning of their sophomore year and they can work towards this award until graduation. Seniors this year may still apply, it's not too late! Requirements include:
- Fill out an application.
- Make up their own 15-20 hour service project an (Integrated Service Project ISP). This has to be approved by me or a counselor.
- Do 60-80 other service hours
(for a total of 100 service hours with ISP and other hours).
- They have to type up reflections and journals according to the application.