September 8, 2017

South Portland High School

Daily Announcements

Friday, September 8, 2017

Red B Day

No Detention Today

No Late Bus Today

RIOT NATION HEADLINES

 

Senior Internships

Seniors who have submitted application forms to participate in our Senior Internship program should be checking their school email accounts for a message from Mrs. Ferrante to learn when you have been scheduled for your initial interview.

GUIDANCE

SERVICE ACADEMY NIGHT

There will be a Military Academy Seminar for students and parents interested in the educational opportunities offered by military service academies. Service academy professionals will assist in the areas of admissions, career services, financial aid and the application process.

When: Tuesday, September 12 from 6:00-8:00 PM. Doors open at 5:30 PM.

Where: Clarion Hotel, 1230 Congress Street, Portland, ME

COLLEGE VISITS

MONDAY (9/18/17)

9:00 AM – Wheaton College

11:00 AM – Emmanuel College

TUESDAY (9/19/17)

8:30 AM – Bentley University

9:00 AM – Stonehill College

10:45 AM – University of New Hampshire

FRIDAY, (9/22/17)

10:30 AM – John Hopkins University

11:00 AM – Eckerd College

1:00 PM – Emerson College

 

NEW SCHOLARSHIP

AES Engineering Scholarship ($500) is due October 6, 2017. Additional information may be found at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm.

CLUBS, TEAMS, INTRAMURALS

Intramurals:  The weight room will open for the new school year starting Monday September 11th after school from 2:35-4 p.m. with Mr. Greer.  This is for all students and staff to come down and get your strong on.

Anime Club: the first meeting will be Monday 9/11 in room 159 at 2:30pm.

Maker Meetup: come make with us! First meeting Monday 9/18 in room 246, the STEAM Studio.

Drama Club: First meeting for anyone interested in joining Drama Club in the Learning Commons @ 2:45  on Tuesday, 9/12. We need people interested in crew and tech, as well as actors.

After School Book Club:  If any student is interested in joining an after- school book club, please see Mr. Brough over the next few days.

GSTA will hold our first meeting on Monday 09/11 after school in room 325. No matter who you are, you are welcome to join us!

The Civil Rights Team will meet for the first time on Monday 09/18 after school in room 325. Current members are especially encouraged to attend (and bring a friend!) and new members are always welcome.

Spanish Club:  There will be a quick Spanish Club meeting on Wed., Sept. 13 right after school in Room 355 (Sra. Esten’s room.) We will have elections, plan for our October 12 bake sale, and set a date for our Day of the Dead fiesta.

INTERACT

Welcome back students!!! Looking to get involved at SPHS? Want to help others? Then come to the first Interact meeting next Tuesday, September 12th right after school in the Lecture Hall. All members and potential members are invited come and hear about our plans for the fall. See you there!

Interact is looking for volunteers for the Maine Lighthouse Ride at SMCC from 1-4pm this Saturday, September 9th from 1-4pm. See Ms. Major in room 303 if you can help. 

Yearbook

Yearbook will meet for the first time on Tuesday, 9/12, in room 250 at 2:30 PM.   Students will sign up for the various sections they wish to work on.  Any student selected to become a section editor will be reimbursed the price of their yearbook if their section is completed by our assigned deadline.

Job Opportunities

Piper Shores is hiring part time diet aides and servers.  Early evenings and weekends, flexible hours and daytime shifts are available. Please see the Job Posting board in the guidance office for more information.

South Portland Nursing Home is accepting applications for a House Aide.  Responsibilities include transporting residents to the dining rooms, helping to serve dinner and cleaning the dining rooms.  Hours are 5PM to 7PM.  Please see the Job Posting board in Guidance for contact information.

Sears at the Maine Mall is hiring associates in Home Improvement, Mattresses, Home Appliances, Cashiers, Apparel & Backroom. Open interviews will be held on September 9th.  Please see the Job Posting board in Guidance for more information.

DOCKS SEAFOOD is looking to hire staff to bus tables. The hours are part-time evenings and weekends. You must be 15 years of age or older. Starting pay is $9.00 per hour. If you are interested, please stop into DOCKS to complete an application.

Cross Insurance Arena: is currently looking for individuals to join our Food and Beverage team. You must be 16 or older to apply.  FMI on how to apply please see the Job Board in The Guidance Office.

Piper Shores is hiring part time diet aides and servers.  Early evenings and weekends, flexible hours and daytime shifts are available. Please see the Job Posting board in the guidance office for more information.

South Portland Nursing Home is accepting applications for a House Aide.  Responsibilities include transporting residents to the dining rooms, helping to serve dinner and cleaning the dining rooms.  Hours are 5PM to 7PM.  Please see the Job Posting board in Guidance for contact information.

Sears at the Maine Mall is hiring associates in Home Improvement, Mattresses, Home Appliances, Cashiers, Apparel & Backroom. Open interviews will be held on September 9th.  Please see the Job Posting board in Guidance for more information.