Monday, October 03, 2016

Monday October 03, 2016

Arapahoe High School Daily Bulletin
Monday October 03, 2016
Please stand and join us in the Pledge of Allegiance

 General Announcements

Juniors (and interested Sophomores) registration for PSAT is now open! Come to the Guidance Department and sign up with Mrs. Ives. Cost for PSAT is $18.  Registration is from now until Oct. 13th.   PSAT test will be happening Wednesday morning, Oct. 19th.  We are encouraging every junior to take this test.  The PSAT is the only exam to qualify a student for National Merit Scholar Status, when taken during junior year.

There will be NCAA/NAIA Compliance Orientation on Tuesday, October 4th during lunches in the Forum for all Juniors and Seniors interested in competing in athletics on the college level.  For more information and to sign up for this meeting, please stop by either the Athletic or Guidance Office.

Attention seniors:  The Daniels Fund Scholarship application is now open.  Are you a senior who demonstrates strength of character, leadership potential, community service, academic promise, and a well-rounded personality?  The Daniels Scholarship is a “last dollar” scholarship that will pay toward the remaining costs of a scholar’s education after all other grants and scholarships are applied. The scholarship is only awarded to students from our four-state area There is a need-based component to qualify. Stop by the Guidance office and see Mrs. Kostra for more information.  

 Attention Key Clubbers! We are meeting in a different room today. Please meet in the forum for out meeting at 2:20pm. See you there!

Thank you to all you came out to participate in,  or watch our 2016 Homecoming parade on Saturday!  It was great to see so many teams and clubs represented this year!  We have tabulated the results from the judges and are pleased to announce the winning floats.  For the class floats, the winner is....The Class of 2019!!!  Awesome job, Sophomores!  And...the OVERALL float winner for the parade is...Girls' Basketball!  Congratulations to these two groups and thanks again for another wonderful Homecoming parade!"

Congratulations to the Warrior Marching Band and Color Guard for their excellent performances at the Douglas County Marching Invitational on Saturday at Douglas County High School Stadium.  Arapahoe placed 2nd in 5A (5th place overall) with a score of 68.95.  Congratulations Warrior Marching Band and Guard!!!
Senior students and parents!  Not only do you have to apply to college, you also must pay for college.  Come to Financial Aid Night, one week from today, on Monday, October 10th from 6-7pm in the theater.  A financial aid expert will be here from the University of Denver to discuss the two major changes in filing this year, to help you understand the importance of applying, and to educate you on applying for aid at public and private colleges. This is the only night this information will be offered, so be sure to attend!

On Tuesday, the Post Grad Center will host Case Western Reserve University, College of the Holy Cross, the University of Oregon, the University of Kansas, Williams College, Boston University, Denison University, and Wesleyan University.  Log in to Naviance to sign up.

Reminder....The next  TSA  meeting is Tomorrow (Tuesday) after school from
 2:25 - 3:00 in Room 1287.  Hope to see you all there!"


Swimming and Diving Registration Night and New Parent Meeting
6:00pm- 8:00pm October 4th, 2016 in the AHS Forum and Library

Congrats to the JV softball team for their 14 to 10 win over Smoky Hill last Thursday. Great Job Ladies. Come support the Lady Warriors during their last home game on Wednesday against Overland. Varsity game time is 4:00 pm at deKoevand Park and the JV game starts at 4:30 at Arapahoe.

Be sure to check the Arapahoe website for further details