Monomoy Regional High School's Weekly Newsletter
Published: March 3rd, 2023
Parent University: Two Part Series
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- Shark shout out to Michael MacMillan, Aaron Bolton, and Eileen Reilly for helping the VPA launch our first-ever online ticketing system! -Ms. Amanda Schuermann
Element of the Week: Tellurium
Spring Musical: "9 to 5" coming soon!
The Spring Musical production of "9 to 5" is coming up quickly! This show is the adventure of 3 coworkers beating the odds together, featuring music and lyrics from Dolly Parton. We hope to see you there!
The Monomoy Regional High School Visual and Performing Arts Department now offers online ticket sales for all of our events! Please visit our website, mrhsvpa.com to access the ticket portal. We will still accept cash payments at the box office as well.
Senior Prom Tickets for sale from 2/27-3/17
Attention Seniors!! Please be checking your email for important information from your officers regarding Prom and come get your Prom tickets outside of the Cafeteria, $85 per person, cash and checks made out to “MRSD” will be accepted!
Friends of the Arts (FOTA) Meeting
Italy trip info session
March Madness is back!
The Class of 2023 is hosting its March Madness basketball tournament again on Wednesday, March 15 right after school in the gym.
This single elimination basketball tournament is open to all Monomoy students and faculty who wish to participate. Games will run for 10 minutes (running clock and no timeouts).
Teams must have at least five (5) players and there is a $25 registration fee per team. All teams must be registered by no later than Friday, March 10.
Grand prize: Winning team gets pizza ordered for lunch at school.
Spectators are welcome!
Please see Mrs. St. John, Ms. Manning, or any of the 2023 class officers for any questions about registration or game rules.
Volunteers needed for Shamrock Shimmy
High school volunteers are needed for Harwich Elementary PTO Shamrock Shimmy, a fun family dance. Volunteers will be needed at the activity table, photo booth, temporary tattoo table, and more. The Shamrock Shimmy will be held Saturday, March 18, from 3-5 p.m. in the HES Gym. Please email Mrs. Jordan at email@example.com if you are interested in volunteering.
Harlem Wizards tickets on sale NOW!
Attention Senior Parents: MRHS Safe After Prom Party
Class of 2024 Fundraiser: Spring Bulbs
The class of 2024 has begun the Spring Bulb Fundraiser!
Click this link: https://threeriversfundraising.com/fundraiser/monrsd-s23 to access their landing page and order your bulbs!
Alternatively, you can visit the Three Rivers website at https://threeriversfundraising.com and enter the group code: E642E3 to access the page. This fundraiser will be running until April 24 so make sure to spread the word to your friends, family, and neighbors!
Interact Club Fundraiser: Phone Wallets
The Interact Club is selling Monomoy shark phone wallets (see photo) as a fundraiser for the Family Pantry of Cape Cod. If you'd like to purchase one for yourself or your child, please email Betsy Casey @ firstname.lastname@example.org to coordinate payment and pick up. They are only $5.00 each and are a handy way to keep your ID, cash, and/or credit card with your phone.
Gift of Thrift
Monomoy’s Diversity club has been busy collecting and organizing donations for our Gift of Thrift store. The clean, gently used clothing items are free to all students. The “store” is open Monday afternoon’s from 3:15 to 3:40, Jawsome A and B on Day 4, and Friday mornings from 8-8.30.
Purchase your yearbook today!
Yearbooks will arrive at the end of May/early June. Please purchase your yearbook today as they have sold out over the past couple of years!
- Go to: ybpay.lifetouch.com
- Enter yearbook ID code: 9900723
- Enter student name & grade
ATTENTION ALL SENIORS and FAMILIES OF SENIORS
Attending the DC Senior Trip? The following link will take you to the Itinerary, Payment Schedule, and Services. Senior Trip Information Link. This has also been emailed to students and families multiple times. You can also find this information on our google classroom page and Instagram.
The next payment is due on 3/10/23. ALL payments will be sent by you directly to Adventure Travel. Cash and checks will not be accepted by advisors.
Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
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Attention Students: Family Pantry Wants You!
The Family Pantry of Cape Cod has volunteer opportunities for students 16 years and older. Various positions are available from stocking to client registration. Shifts are roughly 3 hours per shift a week and the person must be mobile and able to lift 20 pounds consistently. Students are welcome to call the office for more information 508-432-6519
The Pantry Hours are:
- Tuesday 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
- Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- Thursday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
- Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This is a great way to give back to your community and it will help bolster your resume!
WaterWORKS Career Expo 2023
WaterWORKS is a hands-on career showcase connecting high school students to Blue Economy and STEM career opportunities in our region.
At WaterWORKS, college-bound, certificate-bound, and workforce-bound high school students experienced first-hand the many Blue Economy jobs and career paths available to them through demonstrations, exhibits, interactive displays, and hands-on activities.
- When: Tuesday, March 14, 2023 (Snow April 11, 2023)
- Time: 9:30am-1:00pm, Lunch provided
- Where: Cape Cod Community College Campus, West Barnstable
- Who: High School students in Barnstable, Dukes, Nantucket and Southeastern Plymouth Counties interface with over 50 regional businesses and organizations.
- Purpose: To invest in our future workforce by connecting high school students in the region with the water-reliant economy that surrounds them.
Please register in Guidance if you would like to attend.
Future Educators Conference
If you are considering a career in teaching, please register with Ms. Ginnetty in Guidance for this virtual conference sponsored by Bridgewater State University on Thursday, March 16. Permission slips are in the Guidance office.
Please be checking Naviance for local scholarships.
Wishing you health and safety,
The School Counseling Team
Caitlyn Hall, 8th Grade Counselor
Lindsay Ginnetty, A-F
Sean Burke, G-N
Jon Bennett, Instructional Leader, O-Z
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Monomoy All Sports Booster Club
Press Box Fundraiser
Help us fill the Shark Tank!
The Monomoy Booster Club is beginning fundraising efforts to build a press box at the turf field at the high school. A press box will make sporting events come to life and add enjoyment for all the student athletes that play this field. We need your support!
Donate by scanning the QR code on the flier or click here: https://www.paypal.com/donate/?hosted_button_id=SQ62XGBYEMGRQ&source=qr
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Family Grief Groups
- WHEN: The 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, from 5:30-7:30 PM, starting on February 14
- Info & registration: SharingKindness.org/familygrief-groups
Young Adult Grief Group
Chatham Chat: English Language Conversation Class
Family Resource Centers: March 2023 Calendar
- More Info: https://capecodfamilyresourcecenter.org/
Active Parenting - First Five Years Workshop
- WHEN: February 23rd & March 2nd, 9th, and 16th
- Call to register: 508-815-5100
Book & Media Swap: Saturday, April 1st
2023 SAT Prep Course
- Reserve your spot by emailing Ms. Kelly Terrenzi at firstname.lastname@example.org