Week at a Glance - Updated 8/22/14
Lunch Menu –
To Kristen McGann for being a defender of the weak!
To the Welding guys who helped me put up the football sponsor banners!
To Josiah Dixon who turned in a lost item from the red unit restroom!
Good luck to the Colonels Brigade and Guard as they perform their show, “Dead Men Tell No Tales,” for the first time in front of an audience tomorrow night at the Muhlenberg County High School Preview show.
Congrats to the Colonel Golf Team on defeating Owensboro High School on Wednesday.
Friday 8/22/14 Events –
Equus Colonel Horse Club meeting –3:30-4:15, G115
Parking Contracts Due to Bookstore.
7:30 am - Sophomore/Junior/Senior class officers Meeting
Hall of Fame Football game vs Reitz at home 7pm
Colonel Soccer at Bryan Station 8pm
Lady Colonel Varsity Volleyball at Apollo Summer Slam
Saturday 8/23/14 Events -
HCHS Marching Band @ Muhlenberg County
HCHS Lady Colonel Varsity Volleyball at Apollo Summer Slam
Lady Colonel Soccer against Ohio County at home 6/7:30
Colonel Soccer at Henry Clay at 8:30am
Colonel Soccer at Dunbar at 5pm
Varsity Golf at Hopkins County Central
Sunday 8/24/14 Events –
Basketball Team Rib Sale
Monday 8/25/14 Events -
JV Football Game at Reitz at 6pm
Lady Colonel Varsity Golf at Madisonville North
Lady Colonel Soccer Game at Caldwell County 5:30/7pm
Tuesday 8/26/14 Events –
Pep Club meeting 7:30 am, G115
Bass Fishing Club Meeting
Soccer Game against Christian County at home 5:45/7:15pm
Lady Colonel F/JV/V Volleyball Game against Union County at home 5:15pm
Cross County Border Clash Meet Tuesday at Yellowcreek
Wednesday 8/27/14 Events –
ALL National Honor Society officers meeting - 7:30.
Auditions for the play “I never Saw Another Butterfly”
Thursday 8/28/14 Events –
Freshman Football Game at Reitz at 9am
Lady Colonel Soccer Game against Reitz at home 5:30/7pm
Lady Colonel JV/V Volleyball Game at Evansville Bosse at 6pm
Friday 8/29/14 Events –
Auditions for the play “I Never Saw Another Butterfly”
Varsity Football Game at Evansville North at 7pm
Saturday 8/30/14 Events –
Lady Colonel Soccer Game against Madisonville at home 5/6:30pm
Lady Colonel Freshman Volleyball Tournament at home 9am
Marching Band preforming at St. Louis Cardinal Stadium
Pep Club meeting – Tuesday, August 26; 7:30 am, G115
Equus Colonel Horse Club meeting – Monday, August 25; 3:30-4:15, G115
There will be a meeting next Friday, August 29, for ALL National Honor Society officers. This meeting will be held in the media center at 7:30. The officers are : Hencye Sights, Blake Williams, Brianna Williams, and Logan Fredrick.
Night School will start this Monday after school in the Media center. Night School will run on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.
If you have turned in a parking contract, your permit is ready to be picked up. You may pick it up before school, at lunch, between classes or after school today and tomorrow. You will not be allowed to leave class or PLT. The bookstore will remain open today and Friday after school until 3:45. If you have not turned in a parking contract you need to do that ASAP.
For anyone interested in coming out for this semester’s play, “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” scripts for auditions are available from Mrs. Bassett in G301. Auditions will be on Wednesday, August 27th and Friday, August 29.
We still have parents that are dropping off students out on Zion Road. This is not safe. Students should be dropped off in the mornings on school property ONLY.
Students who are parked at local businesses may get their vehicle towed at the owner’s expense. Ershig properties will issue a parking permit for parking at K-mart. The instructions for getting a permit from Ershig properties is located on page 24 of your planner
HOSA 101 for Parents and Students will be taking place on September 17 at 5:30pm in the cafeteria. Pizza and drinks will be served. Bring your parents and learn about HOSA happenings for 2014-15. See any health science instructor in the tech hall and sign up to be a HOSA member. Dues are $20.00. HOSA is looking forward to seeing you there!!
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be meeting in the auxiliary gym each morning starting at 7:30.
Do not back into parking spaces in the parking lot. This is a major safety issue.
We are having issues with speeding. Please be aware that HPD will be patrolling the back parking lot and potentially Garden mile. If you are in violation, you could receive a citation.
As a reminder, the media center is open in the morning for students that want to study or work on homework. It is NOT open for socialization.
Homework Help – Before School Tutoring is Monday thru Friday 7:15 a.m. – 7:50 a.m. in Room G201.
This is a reminder for everyone who parks on the lot behind the tech unit that your vehicle must be moved by 3:45 every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday for band rehearsal.
Compass Testing on August 22nd, August 25th, and August 26th.
Planned State Test on September 16th.
Cambridge Explorer Assessment on September 17th.
Cambridge ACT Assessment on September 18th.
Bass Fishing Club Meeting on August 26th after school in Room B104. Anyone interested in joining please attend.
FCCLA officers elected for the 2014-2015 school year are-
Shelby Keeling, 11th grade--- President
Kaitlin Brady, 11th grade--- Vice President
Kathryn Martinez-Vitales, 11th grade--- Secretary
Jasmine Fortune, 10th grade---Reporter/Historian
FCCLA meets the 1st Wednesday of every month right after school. Join us in room T205 to see what the fun is!
Wendy’s High School Heisman Program
Looking for Outstanding Senior Men & Women Athletes that
Succeed in the classroom, and on the playing field
Must have at least a “B” GPA
Go on-line to apply WendysHeisman.com
Deadline: October 3, 2014
The Henderson County Boys Basketball Team is selling slabs of BBQ ribs for 20$. Pickup is Sunday, August 24th. Please contact me if you are interested in purchasing a slab in support of Colonel Basketball. Go Colonels!
Athletic Events the weekend -
Varsity Hall of Fame Football game Friday, August 22nd against Reitz at home 7pm
Colonel Soccer Friday, August 22nd at Bryan Station 8pm
Lady Colonel Varsity Volleyball August 22/23 at Apollo Summer Slam
Lady Colonel Soccer Saturday, August 23 against Ohio County at home 6/7:30
Colonel Soccer Saturday, August 23rd at Henry Clay at 8:30am
Colonel Soccer Saturday, August 23rd at Dunbar at 5pm
Varsity Golf Saturday, August 23rd at Hopkins County Central
Athletic Events next week
JV Football Game Monday, August 25 at Reitz at 6pm
Lady Colonel Varsity Golf Monday, August 25 at Madisonville North
Lady Colonel Soccer Game Monday, August 25 at Caldwell County 5:30/7pm
Soccer Game on Tuesday, August 26 against Christian County at home 5:45/7:15pm
Lady Colonel F/JV/V Volleyball Game Tuesday, August 26 against Union County at home 5:15pm
Cross County Border Clash Meet Tuesday, August 26 at Yellowcreek
Freshman Football Game Thursday, August 28 at Reitz at 9am
Lady Colonel Soccer Game Thursday, August 28 against Reitz at home 5:30/7pm
Lady Colonel JV/V Volleyball Game Friday, August 28 at Evansville Bosse at 6pm
Varsity Football Game Friday, August 29 at Evansville North at 7pm
Lady Colonel Soccer Game Saturday, August 30 against Madisonville at home 5/6:30pm
Lady Colonel Freshman Volleyball Tournament Saturday, August 30 at home 9am
Important Information you don't want to miss
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Tri-State Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Scholarship Essay Required Letter of Recommendation Required 3 Scholarships Available, Ranging from $2500 to $5000 Deadline October 15, 2014 Applications Available at Each Unit Desk
National Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarship: Various scholarships for various amounts available Deadline February 15, 2015 Applications Available at Each Unit Desk
WKU Cherry Presidential Scholarship - 3.8 GPA 31 ACT Participation in the Honors College is required Covers In-state Tuition, $4090 for On-campus Housing, $2274 Meal Allowance, & $1000 book allowance Deadline is NOVEMBER 15, 2014 For more information, go to http://www.wku.edu/scholarship/incoming.php