Panther News

December 7, 2021 Daily Bulletin

Announcements

PSAT Scores

PSAT scores will be available on Tuesday, December 7th on your College Board account. If you have not made an account yet, make sure to do so on the collegeboard.org website.


Starting on December 7th you will be able to check your scores online at studentscores.collegeboard.org, you will need to login to your account in order to see your scores.


Email reminders will be sent to those who provided their email addresses on their exam sheets.

With your College Board account, you can also unlock a robust set of personalized resources to help understand your scores.

Looking for SHS Apparel?

Are you in need of some new Panther Gear??

The Panther Pause is open Monday-Friday during both lunches, as well as 24/7 online at www.SHS-apparel.com.

Buildings Closed During Lunch

Just a reminder that students are to stay in the cafeteria, commons, gym or on the promenade during both lunches. All other buildings are closed during lunch.

Thank you.

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Lifeguard Training- Winter Break 2021

The Snohomish Aquatic Center is offering two lifeguard training courses at the Snohomish Aquatic Center over Winter Break. Visit www.sno.wednet.edu/lifeguardtraining to learn more. Those interested can register online or at the Welcome Desk. Registration deadline is December 15, 2021. Questions should be directed to robert.serviss@snohomishaquatic.com.

Academic Learning Lab

We are happy to announce that the after-school Academic Learning Lab has begun!

Our SHS Academic Learning Lab provides students a safe place to access academic support, homework support, complete assignments, and study. Students may attend Academic Learning Lab, Monday through Thursday from 2:30-3:30 p.m., in the library. Each session, students will have access to a teacher for support. National Honor Society tutors will also be available to assist students. Unfortunately, at this time, there is no transportation provided.

College & Career Center News

Sno-Isle Tech Presentation

Sophomores and Juniors, if you are interested in attending Sno-Isle Tech next year, there will be a Sno-Isle Tech Information Presentation today December 7th during 3rd period in the Library. The presentation will cover their programs and application/interview process. This is not mandatory. Email Patty Stapleton in the College & Career Center to attend the presentation!

Local Scholarship Program Sign Up

Seniors, the Local Scholarship Program will open on February 1st. The scholarship program offers 60+ local scholarships that are available to seniors in our school district. All applications will be submitted on the Washboard.org. All seniors interested in applying for the Local Scholarship Program need to complete this form. More information will be provided in January.

Bank of America Student Leaders

If you are a junior or senior with a passion for improving your community, the Bank of America Student Leader Program is now accepting applications! To learn more about this program or apply, go to bankofamerica.com/studentleaders. The deadline to the Student Leader application is January 29th, 2022.

Seattle Hiroshima Club Scholarships

Seniors, the Seattle Hiroshima Club will be awarding up to three scholarships to seniors who have a parent or guardian in the club and have a GPA of 3.8 or above. Deadline to apply is March 11, 2022. Information and application are available here: Seattle Hiroshima Club Scholarship Page or at www.seahiro.org/scholarships/

Lake Washington Singers Scholarship

The Lake Washington Singers, a women’s choir, is now accepting applications for their $1000 scholarship. To apply, you must be at least 15 years of age, complete the application and submit mp3 recordings of two vocal selections. The scholarship recipient will be asked to perform at their spring concert. For details and the application, visit https://www.lakewashingtonsingers.org/scholarships/. Deadline March 1.

American Indian Endowed Scholarship Awards

Applications are available for the 2022-23 American Indian Endowed Scholarship awards. To be eligible, applicants must have close social and cultural ties to an American Indian tribe or community in Washington state, along with other criteria. The application deadline is March 1. For more information and the application, visit https://wsac.wa.gov/american-indian-endowed-scholarship

College Planning Nights for Local Community Colleges

Want to learn more about local community & technical colleges? Join "College Planning Nights" hosted by admissions representatives from Bellingham Technical College, Northwest Indian College, Skagit Valley College, and Whatcom Community College. This is an opportunity to connect with all four colleges in one place. They will also have one financial aid representative and other helpful experts at each event.

This recurring event will take place from 4-6pm on the first Tuesday of every month December to June, as well as the last Tuesday of the month from March to June.


Please use the following Zoom link to join the event:

https://whatcom-edu.zoom.us/j/82079743295

(Meeting ID: 820 7974 3295).

College Application Deadlines

Seniors, make sure you are aware of college application and FAFSA deadlines for the colleges you are applying to!


Click here to view all Washington College Deadlines or Washington College Application Deadlines.

Financial Aid Information and Filing Events for Seniors

2022-2023 FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) and the WASFA (Washington Application for State Financial Aid) are accepting applications. If you are planning on attending a tech school, trade school, college or university next fall, now is the perfect time to be applying for financial aid. Filling out the FAFSA or WASFA application as soon as possible will provide you with the best shot for being considered for financial aid! Contact the College & Career Center with questions.


College Success Foundation Scholarship Page: Check this out!

Club News

Spanish Club

Spanish Club will meet on Wednesday, December 8th after school in room A202 for a Winter Celebration. We will make God's Eye ornaments and enjoy Mexican hot chocolate with Mexican Cookies. All are welcome to join!

Lacrosse Club

Join the SHS Lacrosse Club! All Panthers with an interest in lacrosse are welcome! Our first meeting will be in the library during Panther Period on Wednesday, December 8th.

GSA Club

The next GSA Meeting will be on Thursday, December 9th during Panther Period in the Band Room. All are welcome!

Knowledge Bowl

The next Knowledge Bowl meeting/practice is on Thursday, December 9th in room E231 from 2:20-3:30pm.

Thrive Club

Thrive Christian Club will hold their first meeting and Holiday Party on Monday, December 13th, during both lunches. There will be pizza, games and an ugly sweater contest. Come by, enjoy and help plan events for the rest of the year.

Meet in room A210 during A lunch and room G187 during B lunch.

Athletics

Upcoming Sporting Events

Tuesday, December 7th:

Boys Varsity Swimming vs Stanwood High- 3:15pm

Girls JV Basketball @ Glacier Peak High- 5:40pm

Girls Varsity Basketball @ Glacier Peak High-7:15pm

Boys JV Wrestling vs Kamiak High- 5:45pm

Boys Varsity Wrestling vs Kamiak High- 7:00pm


Wednesday, December 8th:

Boys Freshman & JC Basketball vs. Lincoln High- 5:40pm

Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Lincoln High- 7:15pm


For a full list of upcoming events, click here.

Mask up at all events!

Please remember that masks are required for all spectators at sporting events. Masks must be work properly at all times, and those who are unable to keep their masks on for the duration of the event, may be asked to leave.
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Do you have a bachelor's degree? Be a substitute teacher!

The Snohomish School District is hiring emergency substitute teachers. Did you know you can become an emergency substitute if you hold a bachelor's degree or higher? This position pays $185 to $260 per day (depends on duration of assignment) applicant must have a minimum of a bachelor's degree and must pass STEDI subskills test. Contact Holli Fedwa in Human Resource Services/ Guest Teaching for more information at 360-563-7247.
Hello ID

Follow this link to access HelloID - an app on your desktop that contains links to our district programs. Remember to use Google Chrome, Edge, or Firefox as your browser.

Non-Discrimination Notice

The Snohomish School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights Coordinator, Title IX Coordinator and ADA – Darryl Pernat, 1601 Avenue D, Snohomish, WA 98290, 360-563-7285, darryl.pernat@sno.wednet.edu; Section 504 Coordinator and Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying – Shawn Stevenson, 1601 Avenue D, Snohomish, WA 98290, 360-563-7282, shawn.stevenson@sno.wednet.edu.