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Collins High School

October 13, 2015

Update On Paint Your Spot:

Students holding a parking permit may paint their spot for $25 on Wednesday, October 14 from 4-7 or on Saturday, October 17 from 9-12.

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

Report Cards:

Report Cards will be going home this Friday, October 16th.


Sophomores and Juniors that are taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 14th, need to be in the small gym and ready to go by 8:15am. Please bring pencils and a calculator.

College Application Week:

All seniors will have the opportunity to apply to a college of their choice during the school day next week.

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

Information meeting will be held, Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 6:00pm

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.

Project Graduation:

Project Graduation will be holding its second meeting on Monday Nov. 2nd at 6:30pm at Collins in the Library. The meeting is open to all Junior and Seniors students and their parents. For more information please contact Kendra Hayes atKendra.hayes@shelby.kyschools.us.

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 Dates:

Tuesday, October 13th

8th Grade Girls’ Basketball at East

Boys’ Soccer at Spencer Co. vs. Spencer Co. 6:00 (District Tourney)

Volleyball at Spencer Co.

Wednesday, October 14th

Volleyball at Seneca

Thursday, October 15th

Boys’ Soccer District Finals at Spencer Co. 8:00

Boys’ Soccer District Finals at Spencer Co. 8:00

Volleyball home vs. Ballard (senior night)

8th Grade Girls’ Basketball at East Oldham

Friday, October 16th

Football home vs. North Oldham (senior night)

Staff Potluck Tailgate in North End Zone/ Distinguished Recognition

Saturday, October 17th

Junior/ Senior Paint Their parking Spots 9:00-12:00

Green Dot Applications:

If you received an application for Green Dot and have additional questions, please come see Mrs. Stivers. Also please turn all applications into Mrs. Stivers by Nov. 2.


Fall Break: October 19-23

November 3

Salvation Army:

Salvation Army:

Holiday Assistance is still taking applications.

The application registration site is First Presbyterian Church (corner of 7th and Washington).

Dates for receiving applications are:

October 17- 9:00am-1:00pm

October 24- 9:00am-1:00pm


Thank you!

Family Resource and Youth Services Center

Leesa Stivers, Coordinator

Kendra Hayes, Clerk