Titan E-News

Collins High School

November 10, 2015


Meet the Titans Basketball Teams, both girls and boys!!!

Wednesday, November, 11th, 2015

Chili Supper from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Cost $5.00 for complete meal and admission to two games.

The first scrimmages will start at 6:30pm. Both girls and boys will play.

Cheer and Dance Team will be performing.

Also the girls and boys will have a 3 point shooting contest.

With paid admission, Fans will get a chance to compete in free throw, 3 point and half court shots for prizes!

You won't want to miss this event!!

Financial Aid Night

Please come to our Financial Aid Night on November 12th from 6:00pm - 7:00pm at Shelby County High School. There will be lots of information about scholarships, FAFSA, grants, and college loans will be discussed! This event is designed for junior and senior students and parents. A mini fridge will be raffled off to one Collins student who attends this event!

Friday Night Lights:

We are selling tickets for the Collins-Shelby Football game at Shelby County on Friday, November 13 at 7:30. Sales are open to students and adults on Wednesday afternoon in front of the large gym from 5:00-6:30, during the Meet the Titans Basketball event. Tickets will also be sold during lunch on Friday in Collins cafeteria. Students may purchase for themselves and their family members if they desire. Ticket prices are $5 for students and adults. Your ticket will allow you to enter a designated gate without waiting.

Parent Teacher Conferences:

Our parent teacher conference will be held on Nov. 17 from 4:00 - 7:00pm. Please click on this link http://vols.pt/C2TDDp sign up with your students teachers.

Volunteer Opportunity:

Collins High School will be hosting a Life Fair on November 18th for our freshman students. The event is designed to get them thinking about their future careers and how the will be able to finance the life they want. We are requesting volunteers to work some of the booths our students will be required to visit. The day will happen in two sessions (session one: 8:30-12:00 and session two: 12-3:20). We are asking you to serve one session, but if you can stay for both, we will provide you lunch! Please email Leesa Stivers at Leesa.stivers@Shelby.kyschools.us

Torch Prep:

5-Week BOOTCAMP – Prepares for March Test on 3/1/16

@ Martha Layne Collins

Nine Total Sessions:

31 hours of Direct Training

TorchPrep Customized Study Plan

Guaranteed Results

Not Boring

Tuesdays: 1/26/2016, 2/2/2016, 2/9/2016, 2/16/2016, 2/23/2016 6PM - 9PM

Saturdays: 1/30/2016, OFF, 2/13/2016, 2/20/2016, 2/27/2016 10AM - 2PM

Early Registration Deadline: 1/19/2016


Seniors Head to The Big Apple:

Titans Charge to the BIG Apple!

Who: Seniors class of 2016

When: May 13 – 17, 2016

What: A trip to New York City with friends

Where: Leave Martha Layne Collins HS, Travel to NYC

Why: Fun, Friendship, and Educational Experiences

GSP Applications:

All students applying to GSP must turn in their completed and printed applications to me by Monday, November 30, 2015 by 3:30.

Annual Band Mattress Palooza:

The Martha Layne Collins HS Band


Saturday November 14, 2015


This is just a reminder that our award winning Martha Layne Collins Band will be hosting the greatly anticipated 2015 MATTRESS PALOOZA on

Saturday November 14, 2015

Men of Distinction Mentoring Program:

We are looking for men from our community who want to pour into the lives of our young men through mentoring. If you have been looking for an opportunity to give back then this may be the program for you! For more information about the Men of Distinction Mentoring program please contact Dr. Shalonda Gregory at 647-1160 EXT 1105. Visit Collins’ Youth Service Center to apply. All volunteers must complete a background check. Deadline to apply is November 2, 2015.

UpComing Events:

Wednesday, November 11th

Veterans Day- ROTC to Parade in Louisville

Thursday, November 12th

Internal Classroom Visits (Sparks)

Titan Time- End of 1st Period- Schedule presented Tuesday

Friday, November 13th

Pep Assembly- 3:00

Football at SCHS (2nd Round of Playoffs)

Holiday Assistance:

If you need Holiday Assistance, please call the Youth Services Center for help for your student. Leesa Stivers 647-1171


Thank you!

Athletic Booster News:

Please click on this link to view athletic booster news.


Updated information regarding spirit wear.

HEY-Collins High School:

There is still time to work on your dance moved for this competition.

Johnny Rockets will be hosting an event November 11th.

Join us on Wednesday, November 11th for an evening full of fun at the Grand Opening of the NEW Johnny Rockets @ The Shoppes of Bluegrass.

We’re hosting a DANCE OFF @ 5 pm where teams of five (5) must choreograph & perform a 2 minute routine to “Rockin’ Robin.”*

We’ll provide all dancers with caps and aprons
Celebrity Judges include Radio and TV personalities

Winning Dance Troupe will receive a $500 donation to your school, and all dancers will receive a $25 gift certificate to Johnny Rockets!

Show off your school spirit and invite all your friends and family to cheer you on!

*Search YouTube for examples & inspiration of our servers dancing all over the world.

See Mrs. Stivers or Mrs. Purdom for more information.

Metro United Way Campaign:






Cost $1 each day for Staff & Students

Scholarship Update:

Please click on this link to view scholarship update. https://www.smore.com/hbgks

Job Opportunity:

McDonald's is hiring. They need workers 16 years old or older. Be sure to go to the McDonald's by CHS to apply.

Job Opportunity:

Johnny Rockets is now hiring for the new location at Shoppes of The Bluegrass in Simpsonville, Ky. "Dance While You Work" as shift managers, servers and cooks. Apply online at jrrockets752@gmail.com or call 502-722-5362 to set up an interview. Also the area manager will be here on October 28th during lunch to answer any questions that you may have about working at Johnny Rockets.

Holiday Collection Drive:

The Army JROTC program is partnering with the Salvation Army of Shelby County this holiday season to collect essential items to help support those individuals who have been identified on the Angel Tree. This is not a toy drive but a donation drive to collect hygiene, beauty items and other necessities for middle/high school kids in Shelby County.

To encourage maximum school participation, the JROTC program challenges each first period class to turn in the most donated items. The WINNER will receive a pizza party lunch with sodas courtesy of the Youth Service Center.

Angel Tree Donation Items

Hygiene Items

  • Deodorant (M/F) 3PTs

  • Toothbrushes 5PTs

  • Toothpaste 3PTs

  • Shampoo/Conditioner 6PTs

  • Soap 4PTs

  • Mouthwash 3PTs

  • Lotion 4PTs

  • Shaving Crème 3 PTs

  • Razors (M/F) 5PTs

  • Q-Tips 3PTs

  • Dental Floss 2 PTs

    Beauty Items

  • Perfume 10PTs

  • Cologne 10PTs

  • Headbands 3PTs

  • Ponytail Holders 1PTS

  • Nail Polish 4PTs

  • Nail Polish Remover 3PTs

  • Bobby Pins 1PT

    Clothing Items

  • Socks 5PTs

  • Laundry Detergent 4PTs

    Other Bathroom Items

  • Paper Towels 3PTs

  • Kleenex 2PTs

  • Toilet Paper 3PTs

  • Wash Cloths 3PTs

  • Towels 4PTs

  • Hand Sanitizer 2PTs

  • Blankets 8 PTs

Family Resource and Youth Services Center

Leesa Stivers, Coordinator

Kendra Hayes, Clerk