November 17, 2015

posted Nov 17, 2015, 6:08 AM by Maryann Young   [ updated Nov 18, 2015, 6:25 AM ]

SADD

There will be a meeting of SADD (Student’s Against Destructive Decisions) TODAY at 2:10 p.m. in Room 333.  All are welcome to attend.

CALLING ALL SOPHOMORES

HOBY programs provide sophomores the opportunity to participate in unique leadership training, service-learning and motivation-building experiences.  All Holliston Sophomore Students are invited to apply to attend the HOBY Youth Leadership Program to be held at Bentley University in Waltham in June.  Please see Mrs. Hogan in the Guidance Office.  Applications are due by Monday December 21, 2015. 

DRAMA

Theater 370 Proudly presents the fall musical “Into the Woods”.  Performances are Thursday, Nov. 19th, Friday, Nov. 20th and Saturday, Nov. 21st at 7:30 p.m.  There will also be a matinee under-study performance on Saturday at 2 p.m. 

Tickets are on sale 90 minutes prior to each performance at the door.  Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $10 for students/Senior Citizens.  Tickets are also on sale at Fiske’s and Coffee Haven and will be sold in the lobby Tuesday and Thursday from 2-3 p.m.

All seating is general admission.  There will be no reserved seating.

LEO’S CLUB

There Is a Leo’s Club meeting Thursday, November 19th in the teacher’s cafeteria.

SKI PROGRAM

PTSA Ski & Snowboard Program forms are available in the main office.  Deadline is December 1, 2015.  This is not a school sponsored program.

MODEL UN

There will be a mandatory meeting of the Model UN after school on Wednesday, Nov. 18th  in Mr. Zahner’s room.

PROJECT PURPLE

Do you remember when Chris Herren came and spoke to Holliston High School about his story and struggle with drug abuse?  Well, we have started our own Holliston Chapter of his Project Purple Movement!  Our first meeting is this Wednesday, Nov. 18th at 2:15 in the Cafeteria.  Come for pizza, a raffle to win a Dunkin’ Donuts or Coffee Haven gift card and information.  We want to include you. 

Stand with us to be a part of the solution to stand up against substance abuse.  Contact Kelly Alves with any questions.

PEP RALLY

We are looking for a DJ for the Pep Rally on November 25, 2015.  This is open to all students.  If you are interested please see Ms. Bowker or Mr. Quindley by TODAY.

HABA

HABA Spirit wear will be sold again TODAY.  Cash, credit and check will be accepted.

GUIDANCE

Class Of 2016

The Guidance office will be sending out first quarter grades to colleges this week.   If you applied early and already requested a transcript, we will forward your first quarter grades unless we hear from you by the end of the day TODAY.  If there is a mistake or you would NOT like your first quarter grades sent to colleges, please stop by Guidance ASAP.

MASSACHUSETTS AFL-CIO SCHOLARSHIP

The 58th Annual Scholarship Awards Program is available to all graduating seniors. 

The scholarship includes an exam which consists of 30 “multiple choice” questions and one essay question with a response of 250-500 words.  The exam will be administered at Holliston High School on Wednesday, February 3, 2016.  If you are interested in taking the labor history exam on February 3rd, you must submit an application to the Guidance Department by Monday, December 11, 2015.

Applications and study guides may be downloaded at:

http://www.massaflcio.org/scholarship-program or you can pick up an application in the Guidance Office.

THE VISION

Attention “All Time Low” fans.  The Vision is giving away two tickets to the All Time Low concert on November 19th at the Tsongas Center in Lowell.  To be entered, leave a meaningful comment on one of the Vision’s five more recent articles.

WINTER SPORTS

Winter sports start November 30th.  Registration is now open.  Students interested in participating in winter sports must register online at the HHS website.  A current physical exam MUST be on file in the nurse’s office.  Registration, payments and physicals are due by Wednesday, November 18th.

Also, sign ups for ImPACT testing is also open.  ImPACT testing is for Ice hockey, basketball and wrestling only. 

BOYS’ SOCCER TEAM

Attention boys’ Soccer team:  There will be a brief meeting directly after school on Wednesday in Room 323.  Please don’t forget to bring your uniform to return.

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