Hawk News 10/07/2022

Hendrickson High School

Message From Principal Grebb:

Next week is a four day week for the students, but a busy week with lots going on. Most students will be taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 12. The end of the 1st Nine Weeks grading period is the next day Thursday, October 13. Friday, October 14, students do not have school. Friday is a Teacher Parent Conference day. Expect one of your student's teacher to reach out and talk to you about attendance, tardies, and grades. Teacher's grades are due next Tuesday, October 11th at 4pm. Don't stress out we can make it through next week supporting each other.

The Week Ahead...

Friday, October 7 (B Day)

Volleyball at Bastrop 5:30pm

Football at A & M 7pm

Saturday, October 8

Swim at Belton

Band at Austin

Monday, October 10 (A Day)

FFA Meeting Cafeteria 6pm

Tuesday, October 11 (B Day)

Band UIL contest Kelly Reeves

Volleyball vs. PHS 5:30pm

Wednesday, October 12 (A Day)

PSAT

Thursday, October 13 (B Day)

End of the 1st Nine Weeks Grading Period

Golf at Bastrop

JV vs. Cedar Park

Friday, October 14

No School for Students

Parent Teacher Conference Day

XC District 23-5A Meet 8am Northeast Metro Park

Football at Cedar Park 7pm

Volleyball vs. Georgetown 5:30pm

Announcements

Saturday School

9am-12pm October 8 and October 22

PSAT

On 10/12 9th graders need to bring their Chromebooks to school fully charged for the PSAT.

Students can use a calculator on the PSAT, one will be provide, but it is best that your student bring one that they are familiar with.

Silver Dancer Audition Meeting

October 17 at 6pm in the Library

FCA Meeting

Tuesday, October 11th after school in the dance room

Homecoming

Nominations for Homecoming Queen, King and Underclassmen Homecoming Court Representatives will close at the end of Talon on Tuesday, October 11th! The nomination form has been sent is in your student email account. The top three students with the most nominations will be notified via an email in their school email account during the day on Wednesday, October 12th! There will be a MANDATORY meeting for the top nominated students on Thursday, October 13th during Talon in room C106. You may only fill out the nomination form once and must be logged in to your student account to view the form. If you have any questions please email or come by 106 to see Mrs. Barczi

Belize Trip – Spring Break 2023

It’s not too late to send your student to the beautiful country of Belize this Spring Break! Click HERE to view the enrollment page for the trip where you can find the trip itinerary, trip cost, safety & health measures, and much more. Feel free to contact Ms. Mitchell (Charlene.mitchell@pfisd.net) with any additional questions.

Code2College

· Student ApplicationApplication Deadline 12/16

· Winter 2023 Flier (English & Spanish)

· Promotional Videos (English & Spanish)

· Vision 2024 Flier

Summer Internship

Good Morning/Afternoon Students & Families,

If you are (or have in your family) a High School Junior or Senior interested in securing a paid, Summer internship in Software Engineering, our longtime partner Code2College (https://code2college.org) has a great opportunity with an upcoming application deadline of Friday, October 14th at 9pm CT.

Code2College recently launched an Accelerated Asynchronous Program and has invited our students to participate in this first round of accelerated internship placements. Students who participate will have the opportunity to take a self-paced, 16-hour course through Code2College with weekly coaching meetings staffed by Code2College Volunteer Instructors. Successful completion of this course will lead to admission to a follow-on course in January and invitation to interview in February/March 2022 for Summer 2023 internships.

APPLY here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1RYrM1LwzFKiC4ZxpbibCB78DUPd4MXl5dVh6g1nPa5E/edit

The “Road to Summer 2023 Code2College Internships” Timeline

Application Deadline

Friday, October 14th , 9pm CT


Self-Paced, Asynchronous Class Timeline

Monday, October 17th – Friday, December 2nd


Elite 101 Internship Program Application Deadline

Friday, December 16th , 9pm CT


Elite 101 Program Timeline

Option 1 (2x/week): January 9th – March 8th

Option 2 (4x/week): January 9th – February 3rd


Internship Interview Timeframe

Held during February – March 2023 timeframe


Elite 102 Independent Project Timeframe

April 2023


Summer 2023 Internship Timeframe*

May 30th (earliest start) – August 17th (latest end)

*Code2College Summer Internships last 8 – 10 weeks


If this sounds like a great opportunity, we encourage you to apply ahead of the deadline of Friday, October 14th at 9pm at this link: APPLY here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1RYrM1LwzFKiC4ZxpbibCB78DUPd4MXl5dVh6g1nPa5E/edit

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Band Performs on Saturday

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Hawk Pfloral Shop

The Hawk Pfloral Shop will be selling mums. If you want to place an order stop by the ag building and ask for Ms. Runnels or ask a friend in floral design if they can get you an order form. The orders are due by Friday October 14th! Order form is also attached below.

Softball vs. SROs October 19

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HHS HOCO 2022 - Ticket sales end Monday

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