September 19, 2012

By September 19, 2012Announcements

Parent/Teacher Conference:
This will be today, Wednesday, Sept. 19th from 2:45 – 7:25 p.m.

National Honor Society:
        If you have a cumulative GPA of 3.85 or above and have not received an invitation to apply to NHS, please go to room 2206 and speak with Ms. Young. Applications are due by Monday, Oct. 1st in room 2206.

Seniors:    College Day is Wednesday, September 26th @ 8:00 a.m.
        All colleges/universities and trade schools throughout the state will be here to discuss important information. This is a great opportunity to get questions answered and make an informed decision about furthering your education. Please wear your best dress and come ready with questions.

All Students:
        There will be a Scholarship and Financial Aid Evening on Wednesday, September 26th @ 6:00 p.m. here in the auditorium. A state representative will present on how to pay for college. College/university representatives will be in attendance to answer any questions you may have. If you have any questions please see the counseling office.

Students :     If you haven't picked up your ID card please do so immediately in the Student Finance Office. All students who had their picture taken will have an ID card.
        For those who were missing your card – those are ready to be picked up as well.

        This will be today, Wednesday during Pride and Lunch time in room 1105.
        Free lunch for paid members!   Sign up for activity committees.
           Not a member yet?  –Not too late to pay your $15.00 fee in financial office!! Get your grades up so you can come early during pride lunch.  Business meeting will start promptly at 12:24!

Yearbook:    The yearbook staff needs your help!  We need pictures of what you did this summer and pictures of you hanging out with your friends.  We want to include you in the yearbook.  Please give us pictures!  You can e-mail them to Miss Tuttle through the school website or bring them to Miss Tuttle in room 1003.  We need all pictures by Sept 21st.

PTSA REFLECTIONS THEME: "The Magic of a Moment"

        Entries due October 19th to the front office
        Forms may be found on the school home page. Additional information may be found at

Sophomores and Juniors:
        Orem High will be offering the PSAT on Wednesday, October 17th at 8:00 am.  Not only is the PSAT a great way to practice for the SAT or even the ACT, there are many scholarships that require the PSAT.  If you would like to sign up to take the PSAT, please register at the Finance Office.  The cost for the test is $15.  Once you have signed up, you may see Mr. Kenley in the Counseling Office to receive the Official Student Guide to the PSAT.  There are a limited number of tests available and they will go to the first students to sign up, so don't delay."

ACT:        If you want to take the Oct. 27th ACT test you need to register by Sept. 21st to avoid a late fee.  Come to the counseling office for information on signing up.

        We will be offering an ACT Prep Class that will meet each Tuesday for 4 weeks starting Oct. 2nd at 2:30. The cost is $30.00 which includes an ACT prep book. To sign up for this class pay your $30.00 at the financial office.