Tyngsborough High School
November 2, 2018
Fall sports tournaments are underway. Field Hockey's season came to an end on Thursday afternoon in Sutton as they fell 2-0. Congratulations to the girls on a successful season. Boys Soccer is in action Saturday afternoon as they take on Millbury in an opening round tournament game. The Cheer team is competing on Sunday in the League meet at Gardner. Girls and Boys Cross Country teams will be competing in Districts this weekend at Gardner. Both are coming off outstanding performances on Wednesday in the league meet.
Have a great weekend. #tpsprepares
11/06 - No School (Election Day)
11/08 - Dr. Ruth Potee Presentation 7:00pm at Lowell Elks Club
11/12 - No School (Veterans Day)
11/14 - Winter Sports Parent Meeting 7:00
11/15 - High School Information Night for TMS Parents 6:30
11/19-11/21 - Trimester Exams
11/21 - Early Release
Students of the Month
Click here for a link to the write-ups.
Early action and early decision college deadlines are quickly approaching. Seniors should schedule an appointment to meet with their school counselors to discuss their future plans if they have not already done so.
The deadline to for The Hugh O'Brian (HOBY) Leadership Seminar application has been extended to Monday, November 5th. Applications were given to sophomores on October 24th. Two sophomore students from THS will be chosen to attend the HOBY Leadership Seminar at Bentley University from June 7-9. Completed applications are due to Mrs. Ward in Student Services. Late applications will not be accepted. HOBY's mission is to inspire and develop our global community of youth and volunteers to a life dedicated to leadership, service, and innovation. Additional information can be found at http://www.hoby.org/about/what-is-hoby. Please contact Mrs. Ward if you have any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The school counseling department will be hosting College Question and Answer meetings for senior parents/guardians on November 15th, and December 6th 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 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.
Football vs Ayer-Shirley 6:00
Boys Soccer vs Millbury @ Clark University 5:00
Cross Country: District Meet @ Gardner
Cheer: Mid-Wach League Meet @ Gardner
For all FALL SCHEDULES please go to www.mwlma.org
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/
2018-19 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
Fall Sports Award Night for all athletes that play at the high school level only will take place on: Thursday, November 29th at 7:00pm in the High School Auditorium
Grad Night Meeting
Feel free to contact Tara Gabriel at 978-397-6495 with any questions.
Addiction is a Family Disease: From Understanding to Prevention
Join Dr. Ruth Potee, MD, Board Certified Addiction Specialist, to speak on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at the Lowell Elks from 7:00-9:00pm. Dr. Potee is a nationally recognized expert on families and addiction disorders. See flyer for full details.
Please join us for our next SEPAC (Special Education Parent Advisory Council) meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 14, 2018, from 6:00-7:30pm in the Tyngsborough Middle School Library (2nd Floor), 50 Norris Road, Tyngsborough, MA 01879.
All Tyngsborough SEPAC workshops are free and open to the public!
Please RSVP to Rachel Leo, SEPAC Chair: Rachel.firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 14, 2018
Speakers: Brian Reilly, TES Special Education Facilitator
Josh Evans, TMS/THS Special Education Facilitator
Over the past few years, Tyngsborough Public Schools has increased learning opportunities for students within a co-taught classroom. The co-taught classroom affords learners the opportunity to participate in various instructional models that allow students access to a diverse learning experience to meet their instructional needs. In the co-taught classroom, students with and without disabilities access rigorous instruction that is differentiated to specific learner need and benefit from the constant collaboration and expertise that both general education and special education teachers bring to the learning environment. This workshop seeks to help answer questions about our co-teaching practices and answer any questions families may have about the increase in this practice.
Student International Travel
For more information on the trip please click here.
Tyngsborough Scholarship Trust
Join us for the Tyngsborough Scholarship Trust First Annual Cornhole Tournament and the 15th Annual Holiday Market Place on November 4th at the Tyngsborough Elementary School.
At this event you can start your holiday shopping and enjoy some family fun at the same time! If you would like to reserve a space for the Market Place to sell your handcrafted items, gifts and decorative items, or items from your home based business, contact Karen O'Donnell at email@example.com (please note that the email in the Neighbor to Neighbor is incorrect). You can also download a reservation form for a table at our website www.tyngsboroughscholarshiptrust.org. Non-profit groups are also welcome to reserve a space at our Market Place. The Market Place will be open for shopping from 9 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Our popular TST Gift Cards will also be available to order at the Market Place. Order forms for the gift cards are on our website as well. The gift cards look just like those purchased in stores and have the same terms and conditions. You receive dollar for dollar value on the gift card that you buy through TST, however a percentage of the sales will translate directly into scholarship funds for the Class of 2019!
Food, snacks and beverages will also be available for purchase at the Market Place: Culinary Creation's famous Chili, Brick House Pizza and more!
Reserve your spot for the Cornhole Tournament early:
Register your Team of 2 for one of the following categories:
Time Category Registration fee Prize
10 a.m. Adult/Child Family Team $10 per team Dunkins gift card
11 a.m. Adult Team $20 per team $50 cash prize
12 p.m. Adult Team $20 per team $50 cash prize
1 p.m. Student Team (5th – 12th grade) $10 per team Dunkins gift card
- Double elimination play
- Creative team names are strongly encouraged!
- Register early to secure a spot for your team!
- All funds raised will go towards scholarships for the Class of 2019
To register contact Rose Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-866-0073
Join us for a fun-filled community event while helping us raise funds for scholarships for the Class of 2019!