6th and 7th grade learners are invited to visit the Huntingdon County Career and Technology Center on October 4th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am. Please stop by the school counseling office for more information.
Throughout the month of October, all learners will engage in classroom lessons that promote strategies to address and overcome bullying. Learners will also be invited to participate in three contests:
- Enter a poster contest (Week of October 8th-12th) – Due Date: October 12th
- Enter a poetry contest (Week of October 15th-19th) – Due Date: October 19th
- Enter a video contest (Week of October 22nd-26th) – Due Date: October 26th
$25.00 gift cards will be given to the winners. The gift cards can be for American Eagle, Justice, Dairy Queen, or other businesses of interest.
On Wednesday, October 24th, all learners are encouraged to wear orange in honor of Unity Day. An aerial photograph will be taken of participants.
All parents/guardians are invited to participate in a book study on Sparks by Dr. Peter Benson in October and November. The author provides a step-by-step guide for adults in helping adolescents discover their unique talents and gifts. If you would like to participate, please contact the school counseling office by September 26, 2018.
Any 14-year-old student who aspires to work in the medical world is encouraged to volunteer at JC Blair Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. Interested participants can specialize in patient care or clerical responsibilities in a hospital setting. Applications are located in the main office.