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 General Announcements:

Activity Early Outs: Friday, Girls Hockey @ 11:30.

Get your Sabre Apparell in time for the Holidays!  The annual Sartell Sabre Winter Apparell order ready.  Please click here to view the ordering instructions and click here to see the items included in the order.  Place your order today at www.rambow.com, store code: nation

There will be an informational MODEL UNITED NATIONS meeting Tuesday 25 November in Ms. Nelson's room (C143).  If you're interested in politics, government, or real-world problem solving, this would be a great opportunity for you to delve into the complicated world of international relations.  For more information, see Ms. Nelson.

Attention Costa Rica travelers!!!!! Our coupon book fundraiser has been approved by the school board. Please stop by Mrs. Driste’s room (C214) this week to pick up the books you want to sell. 

College Visits to SHS Friday 21 November, University of Minnesota Crookston College @ 9:20am.  Sign up on Naviance to attend.

Mrs. Boline’s quarter one students: Any artwork not claimed by Friday 21 November will be thrown away.  Stop down this week to pickup your items!
 
Make Up Snow Day: School will be held on Tuesday 20 January 2015 to make up for the snow day on Monday 10 November.  Mark your calendars!!! 
 
Future Educators Club: Will meet on Tuesday 25 November at 8:00am in Mrs. Heckman’s room. New members in grades 9-12 are welcome. If you are considering education as a career option come check out our group!
 
Have you always wanted the spotlight ?  Have you ever wanted to face your fears? Have you wondered what might make your college application just a bit better than the rest? Then SPEECH is the answer!  The Sartell Speech Season is right around the corner, and we're looking for those brave and talented enough to take on the challenge.  The informational meeting will be held on Tuesday 25 November at 8:00am and 3:30pm in Mr Ronyak’s room (C232).  If you can't make the meetings see Mr. Ronyak.  Speech: We do for fun what others fear the most!!
 
If you are interested in performing in this year’s One Act Play, auditions will be held after school on Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 December. Sign-up sheets for auditions are posted outside of Ms. Hamilton’s room (C234).  We are also in need of students interested in helping build set pieces. Contact Ms. Hamilton with any questions!
 
The Theater Workshop has been extended for 5 more weeks. Workshops will be held on Tuesday from 4:00-5:30pm in the choir room. The last workshop will be on Tuesday 16 December. All are welcome! Acting games, audition tips, improv exercises and more!
 
A representative from the Art Institute will be here to present on Friday 21 November at 10:05am in Mrs. Heckman’s room...please let Mrs. Heckman know if you plan to attend the presentation.
 
Book Donations for Anna Marie's House: Please remember to bring books to Ramp-Up for our donation to Anna Marie’s House. New or “like-new” books of all genres and age levels are welcome. Thank you!!
 
Chemical Health Week: during the week of 17 - 21 November the TARGET Club will be recognizing Minnesota Chemical Health Week.  This annual event focuses on the effects of using drugs. TARGET has various activities planned to heighten awareness of substance abuse. During each lunch shift the TARGET Club will have “lunch and learn” activities and will award a $10.00 gift card to one lucky winner.   Please participate!!!
 
The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery): will be offered at SHS on Monday 24 November @ 12:00pm. The test will be held in the theater and will go until approximately 3:00pm. If you wish to sign up for this test, please do so through Naviance. Click on the colleges tab and register under "Upcoming College Visits." Meet with your counselor if you have any questions! 
 
Bernicks Arena is looking for concession workers, please stop by the Arena to pick up an application if you're interested.

LinkedIn: Recently we learned of a resource for students to use LinkedIn as another resource for college exploration.  The following page has information about the tools available on LinkedIn.  Please take a few minutes and check it out! http://blog.linkedin.com/2014/10/01/social-data-better-decisions-for-students/

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12th Grade Announcements:

How many college applications should you be submitting?  Click here for some helpful information.

11th Grade Announcements:

ACT Test: Minnesota is providing an opportunity for all juniors to take the ACT free of charge this year.  We will be offering the test at Sartell on April 28th.  Many students choose to take the test more than once.  Students who are looking at playing sports at a Division 1 or 2 level do have to take the ACT on a National Test Date – those dates are available at www.actstudent.org.  Sartell will still offer ACT testing for the September, October, April, and June.  

10th Grade Announcements:

9th Grade Announcements:  

 

Information for Parents/Guardians:

There will be an Adaptive Technology meeting on Monday 24 November from 7:00 - 8:30pm at SMS.  Please click here for more detailed information.

Parent Survey: The Counseling Office is collecting feedback on how they can best meet the needs of SHS student and their parents/guardians.  Please click here to complete the survey so we may continue planning for the current school year.  We appreciate your time with this process, thank you!  

Past Annoucements

Please click here for information on the next FCA Meeting at SHS.

There will be a TARGET Meeting on Wednesday 19 November @ 8:30am in the foods room.

Grades 9 - 12 Winter Sport Parent/Athlete Meeting: Is scheduled for Monday 17 November at 7:30pm in the SHS Auditorium.  This meeting is for those participating in basketball (boys & girls), gymnastics, boys swimming, and wrestling. Please contact the activities office if you have any questions.

NHS Academic Breakfast: Has been moved to Wednesday 10 December, (same location and time) mark your calendar! 

Boys Basketball Players: Make sure all of your forms have been turned in. If you missed the meeting last week make sure to see Coach Oistad to get what you need. Practice begins for all 10-12 graders on Monday from 3:30-6:00pm, meet by the weight room. 9th grade practice will begin @ 5:30 in the Middle School North Gym and finish around 7. See Coach Oistad, Coach Koubsky, or Coach Hiltner if you have questions.
 
Enrichment Opportunity: St. Cloud Chief of Police, Wm. Blair Anderson will present “The Power of Parents: From Children to Citizens” on Thursday 13 November at 7:00pm in the Sartell High School Auditorium.  Chief Anderson will share effective strategies in raising and guiding young people in today’s society.  He will also address the role of law enforcement professionals in mentoring and interacting with youth. Childcare will be provided for ages 1 and up.  Please click here to RSVP for childcare.
 
Winter Sport Athletes:  If you would like to register for your winter sport and this is your first activity of the school year please go to the school’s web page, click on Athletics/Activities, then click on the registration information tab.  You will find the “click here” to complete eligibility forms link.  If you registered for a fall sport and just need to pay an activity fee for winter, go to the school’s website, click on Athletics/Activities, click on Registration Information and find the “click here” to pay activity fee link.
 
2nd Semester AP Chemistry Students: There will be a meeting on Friday 14 November at 8:00am in Mr. Notsch’s room.  Please talk with Mr. Notsch or Mrs. Thompson if you cannot be there. 
 
There will be an informational meeting for all girls interested in playing JO Volleyball on Sunday 16 November at 6pm at Sartell High School.  More information about the program can be found at:  http://www.sartelljovolleyball.com/

Art Club: will be meeting weekly on Wednesday's and Thursday's after school. Everyone is welcome to participate regardless of artistic ability!

All girls Softball Players in grades 9-12 interested in playing in the St. Cloud State winter dome league should see Mr. Driste as soon as possible to get signed up.

There will be an informational Knowledge Bowl meeting Thursday after school in room C132. See Mr. Walker if you have questions.

The Sartell Sabre Dance Team is presenting its annual dance show on Saturday 15 November. Dancers from the Tech Tigerettes, Apollo Astronettes, Cathedral Crusaderettes, Sauk Rapids Storm, Rocori Rockettes, University of MN Rochester Dance Team, Just For Kix, Ms. Melinda’s, Northcrest and the St. Cloud School of Dance & Gymnastics as well as the Sartell Dance Team will be showcased. The show will also feature the Sartell’s guy/girl dance.  Show times are 2:00pm and 6:00pm in the main gym at SHS. Admission is $5 for grades K-12 and $7 for adults. Kids 4 and under are free. Concessions, t-shirts and flowers are available for purchase.