Ephrata AM 10-21-22

Good Morning Ephrata NAMES today is Friday October 21, 2022 Please rise for a moment of silence and a pledge to the flag.
Be sure to pick up the first edition of the school newspaper, the Mountaineer in your period 1 class. Read all about Ephrata AM’s own Hannah Logue and Jason Keiser as well as some insight into the new teachers here at EHS. There’s so much more to see so pick up a copy and enjoy reading!
MTS will be closed through Monday, 10/24. Please tell your teacher if you have an issue that prevents you from being able to use your laptop and they will provide more information on how to get it fixed. MTS will resume normal operation on Tuesday, 10/25. Sorry for any inconvenience!
Ephrata High School is excited to hold our 4th annual College Application Day on Thursday, October 27th 2022 in the High School Media Center. This is a great opportunity for seniors to complete applications to any colleges with the assistance of high school counselors and admission representatives from 8 local colleges and universities. All 8 schools are offering FREE applications on that day as well. In addition to college applications, counselors will be able to help students with setting up their FSA Id.

Seniors can stop up at their convenience to complete applications throughout the day. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to your counselor.


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Did you know that you can volunteer as a student historian at the Ephrata Cloister? See that and more about the upcoming graveyard tours on the back page of the Mountaineer.

Today is National Reptile awareness or Pumpkin Cheesecake Day. Also, please be sure to stop by room 223 to wish Mrs. Brosig a happy birthday as she celebrates turning 50 today!
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Hey Dodge Ball fans, there is still time to sign up to play in the 18th annual Ephrata Dodge Ball Tournament on Friday and Saturday, November 11th and 12th at the Ephrata Senior High School. Proceeds from this event will help fight Juvenile Diabetes.

You can find links to information and a registration form at www.ephratamounts.com or see Mr. Geyer in homeroom 129 for registration information. Deadline for entry is next Wednesday October 26th, which gives you this weekend to collect donations yet. Each team is responsible for raising at least $126 in donations per team, with a 3 game guarantee. Prizes will be awarded to teams for raising more money. So get your team donations in for this year’s Senior Circuit bracket.
Make sure you check out the first edition of the Mountaineer sports for articles on Simon Yoder and Taylor Haupt, the athletes in action as well as updates from the fall sports season.

Open gyms for any girls interested in playing high school basketball will be held on Tuesdays from 6-7:30pm and Thursdays from 6:30-8pm at the high school gym. If you have questions, please see Coach Cerullo in room 133.

Attention Bowlers, anyone interested in joining the high school bowling team, Coach DeWald has arranged to have open gym time at Dutch Lanes. Open gym will be held on Tuesday’s & Thursday’s, Oct 18th until Nov 15th from 3:30 pm – 5 pm. There is a small fee for the use of the lanes. For more information contact Coach DeWald.

If you have any questions stop by the athletic office.

Today, football is home vs Muhlenberg and it is senior night!
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Today, students will return to period 4 for ACT.
Have a great day Ephrata!