IHS Shark News
The Week Ahead
Monday, March 13th - B Day Bell Schedule
Dress Code Check - AM
Varsity Baseball v. BC @ 5:45P- BC
Lacrosse v. Beaufort @ 6P- Beaufort
Boys Volleyball v. NNHS, Glynn, and Savannah Classical @ 4P- IHS
Tuesday, March 14th - A Day Bell Schedule-
Dress Code Check -AM
Lunch Visit: Army
International Club Meeting & Game Day @ 2:35 -Ms. Greenway’s Room
Varsity Girls Soccer v. NNHS @ 5P- IHS
Varsity Boys Soccer v. NHHS @ 7P- IHS
Tennis v. Wayne Co @ 3:30P- Daffin
JV Baseball v. BC @ 4P- BC
Golf v. BC @ 4P Daffin Park
Wednesday, March 15th B Day Bell Schedule - Dress Code Check-AM
Dress Code Check AM
Report Cards Available
Lunch Visit: Air Force
Theatre Class- One Act Play -All Day Dress Rehearsal
Theatre - One Act Play Performance @ 6PM- Auditorium
Varsity Baseball v. BC @ 6P- IHS
Thursday, March 16th A Day Bell Schedule-
Free Student and Staff Dress Down- Wear your St. Patrick’s Day Green
Lunch and Learn Session: Community Service @ 11:30A- College & Career Room
Varsity Baseball v. BC @ 5:45P- BC
Friday, March 17th NO SCHOOL- ST. PATRICKS DAY HOLIDAY
- IHS Marching Band in the St. Patrick's Day Parade
Saturday, March 18th
Varsity Baseball v. Prince Avenue @ 2P- SCPS
No School for Students/Staff- March 20th
Prom- March 24th
EOPA Testing: March 14-21
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Class of 2024 #FINishLineisNear
Class of 2025 #FINishedOneAndReadyfortheNext
Class of 2026 #FINallyHighSchoolisHere!
The Latest News
Prom Tickets Still on Sale Through this Week
Tickets are $75 each. All guests must purchase tickets prior to attending the dance.
The Islands High School prom is a formal event for juniors and seniors. This year’s prom will be held on Friday, March 24, 2023 at Savannah Station (601 Cohen Street Savannah, GA 31401) from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM.
For More Information- CLICK HERE
Graduate Yard Signs
In Case You Missed It: Junior and Senior Night Resources
Reminder: Weekly Checks and Celebrations
DRESS CODE CHECKS WILL TAKE PLACE UPON ARRIVAL TO SCHOOL EACH MORNING
March 13-16 Daily AM Dress Code Checks
March 17- Free Student Dress Down- Wear your Green
Reminder: Students are NOT allowed to wear sweatpants to school. Additionally, students must have visible uniform shirt on under their jackets and sweatshirt if worn. Students observed not in compliance with dress code will be expected to get compliant by reporting to uniform closet located in ISS and/or contact parent to bring appropriate clothing. Thank you for your partnership in helping us ensure our students are dressed for success. Please refer to our dress code located in the student handbook for clarification and for flex options already in place
HARD WORK CAFE March
We will be recognizing students who have been working hard all semester and inviting them to attend come and celebrate at the Hard Work Cafe!!! It's a lunch and lounge reimagined with food (the food students like), fun, and music. To be invited, it's as easy as ABC (Attendance, Behavior, and passing Courses). Be on the look out and listen for the March eligibility requirements.
Annual Arbor Day Art and Essay Contest
The City of Savannah Park and Tree Commission's second Annual Arbor Day Art and Essay Contest is now accepting submissions. The contest is open to all of Savannah’s students, in grades K-12. This year's theme is “My Favorite Tree.” Prizes will be awarded to winners, along with an exhibit at City Hall.
We invite you to provide this great opportunity for the young creatives in your classes and programs. Please go to the link below for the details.
Memorial Health Summer Volunteen Program
Memorial Health is now accepting applications for its 2023 Volunteen Program.
The Volunteen Program is for area students that are between the ages of 15-18 years old. These participants will gain experience at a Level 1 Trauma Center. We are seeking applicants that can commit to a minimum of 40 hours of service during six weeks.
The application deadline is Thursday, March 30, 2023.
Health and Safety: COVID-19 Notification
2023 Yearbooks on Sale Now
Website. yearbookordercenter.com School Code: 10915
Ask A Counselor
Lead Counselor- Mrs. Vesna
Counselor Clerk- Mrs. Tisinger
College Application Fee Waivers!!!
Click this link to see the list of colleges, waiver dates, fee waiver code and contact information. https://www.gafutures.org/college-planning/apply-to-college-initiative/application-fee-waivers/
NO TEST SCORES REQUIRED for the College of Coastal Georgia!
Georgia Military Service Scholarships at University of North Georgia
The Georgia Military Service Scholarship (GMSS) pays for tuition, fees, room, meals, books, and uniforms for eight semesters; about $80,000 over four years. ---- In addition to the $80,000 scholarship, most recipients earn pay and benefits as Soldiers in the Guard that total at least $30,000 and up to $55,000 during their time in college, and many are paid even more for occupying leadership roles in the Corps of Cadets.
Applicants who are offered the scholarship enlist in the Georgia Army National Guard, participate in the Corps of Cadets at UNG, earn a bachelor’s degree of their choice, and upon graduating, commission into the Georgia Army National Guard as second lieutenants.
If you have questions, please contact the office of Cadet Recruiting at email@example.com or call 706-867-2918.
WINDSOR FOREST GARDEN CLUB Scholarship
Home Builders Association of Greater Savannah Founders Scholarship
The application due date is Friday, April 14, 2023. Please read the requirements thoroughly and make sure all required documents accompany the application when submitted. The scholarships will be awarded on merit, financial need, and field of study. Students will be notified directly if a scholarship is awarded.
The following is a link to the website scholarship page: https://homebuildersofsavannah.com/scholarships
R.U.F.F.'s (Retirees Unite for the Future) "Philly" J. Meyers Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: April 1st, 2023.
The Horatio Alger Association awards scholarships
Application deadline: March 15th, 2023.
CAMP ALOHA - CAMP FOR GRIEVING CHILDREN AND TEENS
A weekend overnight camp to help children ages 6-17 who have experienced the death of a loved one within the last 24 months. Full Circle Grief and Loss Center’s bereavement counselors and volunteers help children normalize their feelings through games, music, yoga, and therapeutic group activities.
For more information and to apply
Date: May 5-7, 2023.
COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITY:
To sign up as a volunteer, call 912-201-1946 or register on their website as s2sfactsinc.com .
College Board Big Future Scholarship
BigFuture rewards you for doing what you already are doing: planning for life after high school. With no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or citizenship requirements, BigFuture makes it easy to enter drawings (yes, plural!) each month. Simply complete unlocked steps on your dashboard, and you'll be automatically entered to win. One step completed = one entry each month . . . the earlier and sooner you complete tasks, the bigger your chances to win. Students whose families earn less than $60,000 a year receive two entries each drawing. Don't wait, get started today!
Columbus State University
For the spring, there will be TWO Discovery Day options:
Saturday, March 11th | RiverPark Campus Majors For students with an intended major that's in the College of the Arts or College of Education & Health Professions Registration Link: https://columbusstate.my.salesforce-sites.com/events/targetX_eventsb__events#/esr?eid=a0O6e00000cFUXSEA4
Attention Seniors: College Acceptance
Class of 2023 Senior Information Notifications
Check out our Facebook Page for all things IHS Athletics
Interested in playing volleyball for the 2023 Islands Sharks?
Islands High School Athletics Fundraiser!
Use the link below, or scan the QR in the flyer to purchase your tickets. 25% of all ticket sales generated by our link will come back to our athletics programs, so please share our flyer and spread the word!
All of our athletics programs will be recognized during an intermission, and selling more than 100 tickets will get our athletes on the ice after the game for pictures! We hope to see a sea of teal on Friday, March 31st ! GO SHARKS!
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Visit our School Website: http://islands.sccpss.com
The Journey to Graduation Continues - SY23-24 Course Registration
We Kickoff our SY23-24 Course Request and Registration process this month. During the week of February 27th- March 1st, students will meet with their advisement teacher and/or counselor to complete their course request and registration process.