Daily Bulletin Friday, September 13
New Open Hour Policy for Juniors and Seniors: If you are planning on having an Open Hour this year you MUST complete an Open Hour form found in the counseling office. This form MUST be signed by parent/guardian and returned no later than September 16th. If this form is not on file, you will be given a full schedule. For questions or concerns please see Mr. Hecht.
Senior Art Wall Class of 2020: It’s time to design your senior wall! If you haven’t yet, pick up a form from Mrs. Gill (room A315) or Mrs. Jackson (room A306). The form contains the requirements and the paper on which you need to draw the design. Don’t wait! Designs are due on Friday, September 13th so the senior class can cast their vote for their favorite the following advisory.
AP Comparative Government & Politics: There’s a New AP Course! Comparative Government and Politics Are you interested in politics? Current events? Curious about the protests in Hong Kong? Wondering what Brexit is? Want to understand what’s happening in the world around you today? Sign up for this new course! AP Comparative Government and Politics is an introductory college-level course in comparative government and politics. It’s open to students in grades 10-12 and the class meets during 7th period. The course examines political structures, policies, and political, economic, and social challenges of six selected countries: China, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, Russia, and the United Kingdom. The course explores topics like power and authority, legitimacy and stability, media bias, democratization, and methods of political analysis. Come join the discussion! Contact Ms. Parnell for more information!
Girls in Engineering: Kodiak High School has scheduled a field trip for female students to go to the U.S. Coast Guard Base Air Station to participate in the Women in Engineering Tour. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematic careers are the focus. Space is limited and participants MUST have their permission slip turned in by Monday, September 16, 2019 Date of Field Trip: Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 12:30 - 3:25 PM Sign-up and pick up the permission slip in the office.
Picture Day: Picture Day will be Monday, September 16th. To order before Picture Day, visit mylifetouch.com and enter Picture Day ID: AK139001Q0. Picture packets and reminder flyers ARE NOW AVAILABLE in the Main Office.
PSAT Wednesday, October 16th: Registration Now Open. Attention all sophomores and juniors, the ONLY offering of the PSAT this school year will be Wednesday, October 16th at 8:30am. Students may sign up now in the counseling office. The fee for the test is $20. There may be fee waivers for eligible junior students only. There are a limited number of seats available for the test so register in the counseling office soon. Please see your grade level counselor with questions.
Homecoming Dance: Attention Students: Students with unexcused absences on Friday, September 13, may NOT be allowed into the Homecoming Dance on Saturday, September 14, from 8 - 11 PM at Main Elementary.
Travel Club: KHS Travel Club meeting this Friday in Mrs Jackson’s room (A306) at lunch at 12:20pm. If you’re signed up to go to Greece, please attend. If you are interested in traveling to Greece with a KHS Travel Club this summer, please come to the meeting as well because it’s not too late to sign up!
Homecoming Song Requests: Do you have a favorite song that would make your Homecoming experience the best night ever? Write it down on the paper in the office or the window of Mrs. Glenn’s room, 225. Please include the song title and artist. And of course, make sure the song is school appropriate, only clean versions will be played.
ASVAB Wednesday, November 13th: The first ASVAB test of the year will be given to interested juniors and seniors on Wednesday November 13th at 8:30am. The ASVAB test is used for military service entrance. The test also provides information on various career areas. Students considering military service after high school are encouraged to take this test. Sign up in the KHS counseling office.
Homecoming Events: Homecoming is this weekend! Join us for the football game Friday at 6pm Homecoming bonfire 9-11pm at Kana Field Saturday Homecoming dance 8-11pm at Main Elementary Individuals are $8, couples $15.
Picture Packets: All students should have received a picture packet and picture day reminder flyer from their first period teacher on Tuesday or Wednesday. If you have did not receive yours from your teacher or if you have an open 1st period, please know that there are lots of extras in the office available for you to grab. The online ordering site and code is listed on the reminder flyer and the picture packet. Picture Day is Monday, Sept. 16th.