Any students interested in traveling to Germany in 2021, the $200 discount runs until October 17th. For more info, see Herr Bauknecht.
If you know a veteran that you would like to invite to this year’s Veterans Day program on Friday, November 8th, please complete the form in your Google Classroom. This can be a relative, neighbor, friend, etc. The form is due by Friday, October 11th.
Thursday, October 10th the Library will be closed periods 1 through 4 for Akron U Testing. Please do not go to the Library during testing.
Blood drive sign ups available in grade level google classroom. Blood Drive is Friday, October 25th. Only 16 yr. old students need a signed permission slip, they're available in the main office, Mrs. Walton's room (rm #151), and Ms. Bowman's room (rm# 161). Eat a good breakfast and drink plenty of water the morning of the drive. Please have a photo ID with you the day of the drive
Just a friendly reminder, any student parking in the band lot will need to move their cars by 3pm every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Picture & Yearbook News
Portrait Retake Day for Grades 9-11 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, October 16th. Pictures taken at the beginning of the school year should be in this week.
Reminder: Don't miss out! Order your 2020 yearbook to take advantage of the early bird discount price of $65. Yearbooks can be ordered in one of the following three ways:
1.) going online at jostensyearbooks.com
2.) calling the toll-free number 1-877-767-5217 or
3.) completing the order form that you will receive in the mail & return it directly to Jostens
ATTENTION ALL SENIORS: Need help on your college applications? Mrs. Ruff and Mrs. McCartney will be available every Monday and Wednesday until 3:30 p.m. in Student Services to help you during the fall semester. Stop in! We can help you with the Common App, transcripts, Naviance, etc.
Senior Portraits: Seniors who wish for their portrait to appear in the yearbook, need to schedule an appointment with Prestige Studio in North Canton ASAP if you haven't already booked one. Call (330) 497-0475 to make an appointment today. Please make sure to follow the school dress code. All portraits must be taken and selected no later than October 31st.
Senior Cap & Gown orders are due by December 13, 2019. You can place your order in the following ways:
Online - www.jostens.com
By Mail - Jostens, PO Box 452, Uniontown, OH 44685
By Phone - 330-877-4700
A Reminder to Seniors: Next Friday, October 18, 2019 is the annual Senior Tailgate Party prior to the home football game. It is free for seniors, but you must sign up by October 15, 2019. Use the form found in Google Classroom to register. Don't miss out on this annual tradition!
Student Services News &
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Several college reps are coming to GHS this week! You must sign up in Student Services or in Naviance AND stop by Student Services to get a special orange pass to attend. Sign up opportunities close one day prior to the visit. Representatives from the following schools are coming this week:
Ursuline College Wed October 9, 2019 12:56PM
Vanderbilt University Wed October 9, 2019 1:44 PM
Stark State College of Technology Thu October 10, 2019 9:44 AM
Looking for a career in the machine trades after high school? The Akron CNC Training Center is a short term training program at a low cost with very high placement. Their state registered training program teaches students to become modern CNC machinists in just 4 months. Interested students can schedule a tour of the training facility by calling 330-849-5179. More information is available on the Employment Opportunities Board in the hallway to Student Services. Best Buy is holding a Job Fair on Thursday October 10th and Friday October 11th between 12pm-7pm. Apply in store and get an interview. More information is available on the Employment Opportunities Board in the hallway to Student Services.