Good Morning Ephrata, NAMES today is Wednesday Oct 2! Please rise for a moment of silence and the pledge to the flag.
Today a representative from DeSales University will be here at 1:15. Tomorrow a representative from Goshen College will be here at 9:00. Any Student’s interested in meeting with a representative in the CRC, please sign up in Schoology.
It’s that time of year! Be sure to check the daily themes for Spirit Week! Giving you guys a quick run-through: Today is Tourist Day, Thursday is Color Wars (12th: white, 11th: red, 10th: blue, 9th: black), and Friday is purple & gold!”
College Bound Juniors and Seniors! Come to Financial Aid Night on Thursday October 10th at 6:30 PM in the EHS Auditorium. A representative from the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency will be here to present information on all things financial aid.
Sign up for the ASVAB in the Counseling office today! If you are in 10th, 11th, or 12th grade and need some help making career decisions, then consider taking the ASVAB. The ASVAB is designed to help you learn more about yourself and the world of work, explore occupational skills in line with your interests and skills, and develop a strategy to realize your career goals. This free assessment is offered at EHS on Friday, November 1st. Stop in the Counseling office to sign up today! There is absolutely no military commitment
Exciting news! We have been able to extend the deadline to turn in permission forms for the Kutztown University field trip until this Thursday! Stop by the counseling office and grab a form today. This is going to be an awesome trip. You don’t want to miss it!
Calling on all clubs and sports!
If you are interested in speaking at the fall pep rally to represent your club or sport in front of the school on Friday, October 4th be sure to reach out to Chandler Eby or Jocelyn Umana for further information no later than TODAY, WEDNESDAY OCT 2nd.
ATTENTION FUTURE LEADERS! You have the opportunity to be selected to attend the HOBY Youth State Leadership Seminar this coming May. TWO 10th grade students will be selected based on their response to the following:
“Many leaders are determined and committed to a cause. Write about something you are passionate about and explain how you could lead others to care about your cause.”
Please submit your brief essay to the counseling office by Friday 10/4.
(say in a vampire accent) I want to siphen your blood
Blood drive sign ups continue during lunches! Be sure to sign up in order to donate and pick up the required forms before October 11th!
NOW OVER TO ____ WITH THE NEWS
NEWS INTRO VIDEO
In today’s news, it has been announced that the US will now crack down harder on imported goods that have been procured or manufactured under forced labor. These new measures come to light during the series trade war incited by the President with China, and could block a myriad of goods from being imported from Malaysia, Brazil, the eastern Congo and Zimbabwe. These goods include gold, diamonds, and clothing among other things.
On this day in history in 1959, the now legendary television show The Twilight Zone premieres on CBS. This groundbreaking show would introduce fantasy, science fiction, and thriller tropes to Americans and set precedents for many future productions in these genres
NOW OVER TO __ WITH LUNCH
SPORTS INTRO VIDEO
yesterday in sports, the cross country teams faced off at Lebanon. The boys went 0-3 while the girls went 3-0, boys soccer lost to Manheim Central with 60 seconds remaining in overtime. The girls won 2-1. Field hockey lost 3-0 at Warwick.
today, there are no events
NOW BACK TO THE MAIN DESK
Anyone interested in being involved with the dance team here at the high school, signups are underway in the athletic office
Anyone who is interested in joining a book club, our first meeting will be on Thursday, October 3, after school in the library. This is different than Reading Olympics. You don’t need to bring anything to the meeting. See you there!
The new chapter of the Science National Honor Society is currently accepting applications from sophomores, juniors and seniors! See Mr. Kellogg in room 107 or Mr. Ewing in room 111 for an application and more information. Applications are due Monday Oct. 7. (USE PRE MADE POWERPOINT SLIDE)
Once again, it’s that time of year– we are pleased to announce that this year’s EHS Homecoming Dance will be held on October 5th from 7pm-10pm. Join us for a Night Under the Stars and pre-order tickets during lunches for $10. You are also welcome to buy tickets at the door for the price of $12. See you then!”
That’s it for us today Ephrata. Have a great day!