Good Morning Ephrata, NAMES today is Friday Oct 4! Please rise for a moment of silence and the pledge to the flag.
Make sure you pick up today’s edition of the Mountaineer newspaper. The front page is all about this year’s homecoming court!
Speaking of the court, Homecoming Queen Voting is NOW open online.
Simply open Schoology, go to your class Group
And In order to vote, please submit your 800 number @gomounts.org and your password
You can only vote one time.
Good luck to all ladies!
Voting will close today at 1pm.
Today a representative from Eastern University will be here at 8:00 and a representative from Dickinson College will be here at 1:15. Monday a representative from Cabrini University will be here at 8:00 and a representative from Duquesne University 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! Today 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
Attention all members of the class of 2023- a link for voting for class officers is live. The link is attached to a Schoology update at 2:15 yesterday, and you may vote until 3:00 on Friday. Thank you.
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 TODAY 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 CUTE news, a return to numbers in Alaskan northern fur seal population has sparked interest in scientists, especially because the cutie pies have gathered in the most unlikely of locations; on the edge of the tip of an undersea volcano. The critters can be seen today happily living their lives among sulfurous gases that characterize Bogoslof Island.
On this day in history in 1777, British General Sir William Howe repels George Washington’s American Revolutionary forces at Germantown, PA. This decisive battle would have garnered Washington Philadelphia if he had won. Instead, Washington was defeated and was forced to spend the winter in the now historic Valley Forge.
NOW OVER TO __ WITH LUNCH
SPORTS INTRO VIDEO
yesterday in sports, boys soccer lost 1-0 vs E-town, field hockey lost 1-0 at CV, and girls soccer came away with a 2-2 tie at E town
today, Football takes on Columbia in the homecoming game.
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
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 TOMORROW 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 time at homecoming and a great weekend!