Tyngsborough Public Schools
October 6, 2017
Projects in Engineering students have been hard at work creating a Rube Goldberg machine to make ice cream sundaes. Each piece of the machine had to meet certain specifications and requirements. Sophomores in ELA have been studying transcendentalism and will be traveling to Walden Pond next week to make connections to Thoreau's famous writing Walden Pond. Also this week members of the senior class have been busy meeting with college representatives. Representatives from Umass-Lowell, Westfield State, Framingham State, Boston University, Alabama, Saint Michaels, UMaine and Middlesex Community College all presented to interested seniors on what their school has to offer.
Have a great long weekend!
10/11 - Travel Information Night 7:00
10/13 - Musical Revue 7:00
10/21 - Homecoming
10/24 - National Honor Society Induction 6:30
Students of the Month
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SAT's will be held at Tyngsborough High School on Saturday, October 7th. Students should arrive at 7:30am. Check-in will begin at 7:45am and testing will begin promptly at 8:00am (no late arrivals will be admitted for testing). Students will need to bring their admission ticket, photo ID (see college board.org for acceptable forms), number 2 pencils and a calculator.
Seniors should register for the SAT’s if they have not already done so. SAT's will be held Saturday, November 4th (late registration deadline is October 25th). Space is limited. To register please visit: sat.collegeboard.org
The school counseling department will be hosting College Question and Answer meetings for senior parents/guardians on October 12th, November 9th, and December 7th at 8:00 a.m. This is a great time to learn about the college application process. Please RSVP to Elizabeth Hartigan at Elizabeth.Hartigan@tyngsboroughps.org at least 48 hours in advance.
The 40th Annual Merrimack Valley College Fair is scheduled for Thursday, October 12th from 6:30-8:30pm at Lowell High School in the Riddick Field House. Parking (for a fee) is available at the Ayotte Garage, next to the Tsongas Center.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application is now available to complete. This application can be found at fafsa.gov. The FAFSA is the most important application in the financial aid process. All colleges and universities will require the FAFSA before determining a financial aid award. Colleges may also require students to complete a CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE (profileonline.collegeboard.org) and/or a college specific financial aid application. It is important to be aware of each college's financial aid deadlines - missing deadlines could result in missing out on financial aid. For more information on the financial aid process please visit mefa.org.
FAFSA Day Massachusetts is a non-profit, volunteer driven program providing free assistance to students and families seeking to complete the FAFSA. These events will be taking place in high schools, colleges, and libraries across the Commonwealth and will provide one-on-one, step-by-step assistance for families completing the FAFSA. Please visit FAFSADay.org or email email@example.com for more information.
For all FALL SCHEDULES please go to: www.mwlma.org
2017-2018 Athletic ALL SEASON PASS is available in the Athletic Office and on sale at all night games. Cost $50.00 Adults, Students and Sr. Citizens
HOMECOMING will take place on Saturday, October 21st
Schedule Alerts If you would like to receive schedule alerts via text or email, you can find the following information on our web page: http://athletics.tyngsboroughps.org/
FALL SPORTS AWARD NIGHT for all athletes that play at the high school level only, will take place on Monday, December 4th at 7:00pm in the High School Auditorium.
10/06 - Football vs Clinton 7:00
10/06 - Boys Soccer vs Lowell Catholic 3:30
10/06 - Golf vs Littleton 3:30
10/06 - Field Hockey @ Bromfield 4:00
10/07 - Cross Country @ Alvirne 1:00
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Tyngsboro High School Athletic Hall of Fame
Announces the Class of 2017
The Tyngsboro High School Athletic Hall of Fame proudly announces its Class Of 2017:
Beth (Singleton) Craig '86, Michael Cotter '91, Tara (Minishak) Amico ’98
Jonathan Godfroy '03, Lindsey (Connell) Madero ‘07, Coach Frank Davis and the
1980 & 1981 Girls Track Teams.
The ceremony will take place on Thursday, November 9th at the Princeton Station in North Chelmsford, MA. Social hour at 6:00pm followed by dinner and ceremony at 7:00pm.
The cost for tickets is $35.00 per person. The tickets may be purchased in person or by sending a check to the High School Athletic Office. The tickets can be mailed back or may be picked up at the door the night of the induction. Athletic Office hours are 8:00-3:00pm daily. Tickets will also be on sale at all home football games. Please make checks payable to Tyngsboro High School with Hall of Fame on the memo line.
**Deadline** to purchase tickets will be Friday, November 3rd.
For more information, you can call Sherry Corcoran in the athletic office at 978-649-4210 or email Sherry.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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THS Travel Information Night 10/11/17
Due to the high volume of requests we have been unable to accommodate all our students who desire to participate. To make sure that all have an equal opportunity to travel sign-ups will be open at our information night and it is a first come first serve system.
Our travel night this fall will be the first look at trips for 2019. Students and parents are encouraged to attend. There will be opportunities to sign-up at reduced costs on this night. Please contact Kate Ramsay at Katherine.Ramsay@tyngsboroughps.org if you have any questions.