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    February 2018 

     

    ALL are WELCOME to PTSA Meetings. Please join us:

    Feb. 23 @9:30 a.m. SHS library media classroom upstairs

    March 12 @ 6:00 p.m.  SHS Commons

    April 20 @ 9:30 a.m. SHS library media classroom upstairs

     

    The Next National test date for the ACT is April 14th. The deadline to register is March 9th.

    All Juniors will receive a free ACT on April 3rd - here at Southmoore. This is now their State Testing.

     

    Moore Council PTA will award one $1,000 scholarship

    to a senior at each of the High Schools. 

    Southmoore Seniors, who are members of PTSA, are eligible to apply. 

    Please see Mrs. Demeter in the counseling center for details.

     

    Mrs. Harper’s Geometry Classes have a chance to retake the Chapter 7 Test - if they don’t like their score.  They need to do t4est corrections and then take another version of the test.  This all needs to be done by Friday, February 9th. Check with Mrs. Harper for times she is available before and after school.

     

    Arts Academy for high school students at Quartz Mountain are having auditions in January and February.  The auditions are for acting, chorus, creative writing, dance, drawing & painting, film & video, orchestra, and Photography.  The workshops will be in June 9-24, 2018. Please see www.oaiquartz.org for more information.

     

    Senior Class 2018!

    The 2018 Senior Class Informational Letter has been released!!   We distributed it to the members of the Senior Class through their Senior English class or through the Senior Office.    Go the the Southmoore website to download a copy of it. 

     

    Senior Banquet Tickets

    Senior Banquet Tickets will be on sale February 5 – 9 before school and at lunch in the Cafeteria Commons.  Cost is $25.00 (CASH ONLY) 

    Senior Banquet is on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM at MNTC-South Penn Campus (SW 134th and Penn Ave).

    Senior Banquet is an event for members of the Southmoore Senior Class ONLY. (Parents, teachers, underclassmen and students from other schools may not attend.)  The Senior Banquet is a semi-formal affair.  Specific expectations will be announced when you purchase your tickets.  Students failing to meet the dress code will not be admitted and no refund will be given.

     

    PARENTS OF JUNIORS:

    As you are aware, all 11th grade students will take the ACT Exam on April 3rd.  Please be aware of the following dates, and resources, pertaining to preparing our 11th graders for the ACT.

    March 9th Testing Strategy Assembly in the auditorium for all 11th graders from 8:30-11:00

    April 3rd Statewide ACT Test Date for all SHS 11th grade students.

    All 11th graders have access to the following resources:

    ACT Online Prep – This is a resource we’ve purchased for all juniors to help with preparation and remediation. Any 11th grade student can log in to the account at any time from their phone or laptop. Lessons and practice tests and questions are provided.

    Open Ed Resources -  As part of ACT, OpenEd provides students and teachers with resources to improve their skills and scores for the ACT. OpenEd provides short practice quizzes from past ACT exams

    Paper and Pencil Practice Tests – We have 4 different versions of old ACT tests to provide additional practice. Students can use these tests to practice strategies and skills learned during the Testing Strategy Assembly.

     

    Purchase your yearbook today before the price changes!! Get it now for $65 at jostensyearbooks.com.

     

    Semester 1 Report Cards and Transcripts have now been posted to Parent Portal.  If you need to order a Semester 1 transcript, you may now do so by signing up in the Registrar’s Office.

     

    Do you shop at Marcum’s? If so, give Southmoore a credit every time you shop.  When checking out, ask for a duplicate receipt and place it in the Southmoore mail slot. Marcum’s has provided a large mailbox bin for all the Moore Schools to collect receipts. They give back to the schools a percentage of each receipt.  Southmoore will use our credit for the Spring Campus Beautification project.

     

    Mark your calendar! The JOM Native American Senior Banquet will be on April 10, 2018 at 6:00 pm. The banquet will take place at Westmoore Community Church. Invitation will be mailed out to all MPS JOM seniors.

     

    Sign up for Southmoore JOM REMIND Text Alerts Today! Text @shsjom to 81010

     

    PROM 2018:  Feb. 14 is "Early Release Date" 100 tickets will be on sale for $25.

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