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October 2013

October 16, 2013

By Announcements
Student of the Day:
    Nate Livingston chosen by Mr. Dom Replogle.

If you are interested in taking Drivers Ed please see the accounting office. Classes start next Tuesday October 22. Classes are offered before school (Mr. Steele) and after school (Mr. Rhees). Sign up now!

We would like to encourage everyone to enter this year's Utah PTA Reflections contest! The 2013 Reflections Theme is: "Believe, Dream, Inspire"
Entry forms and category rules can be found at http://www.utahpta.org/reflections
Please turn in all entries to Mr. Ellingford in room 2203.
Entries are due: October 30, 2013
 
If you have any questions please contact Tracy Brousseau, 801-787-3015, [email protected]
Have a great day and GO TIGERS
   
Orem Girls get your dates! It's Sadie's Time!
    This Saturday, October 19th from 8-11pm. The theme is Sadie's Goes O Town. Dress up in your Orem High Favorites, spirit & colors and bring O Town City to life. Tickets are $15 pre sale and $20 at the door. Remember that school dress code will be enforced.

All those who want to apply for Sterling Scholar, have your application in by this afternoon before the Media Center closes. If you thought you missed the deadline, there is still time to fill out the application short essays during lunch and after school so GO FOR IT!!

Red Ribbon Week:
        Wednesday – Thank you to all who signed the Red Ribbon Week banner yesterday and all the red outfits today. Tomorrow though, we will be blasting drugs away with 'Blast from the Past' outfits. Everyone come in your most eccentric and craziest outfits from the past. You can be a cavemen all the way to the 90's kids. There will be a fashion show during lunch to see who has the best outfit.

Everyone who is a member of National Honor Society, we will be having a service project to benefit the school this Friday! We will be meeting in the library at 3:00. Make sure to bring your yellow service log. See you there!

Are you looking to improve your college resume? Are you proud to be an American? The Excel Club may be right for you! The Excel Club is a new club at Orem High starting this month! The Excel Club is a national organization that focuses on Americanism and service in the community.  By being part of the Excel Club, you will participate in two service activities during the school year.  Excel Club members will also teach elementary students to be proud to be an American!  This is a great and fun opportunity to build your college resume! If you are interested, please see Mrs. Gilbert in room 1112 by Friday, October 18th!

October 15, 2013

By Announcements
Student of the Day:
    Emily Gundmundson chosen by Mrs. Natalie Real.

FBLA will be meeting at 12:25 in Room 2105 TODAY, Tuesday, October 15.

Orem Girls get your dates! It's Sadie's Time!
This Saturday, October 19th from 8-11pm. The theme is Sadie's Goes O Town. Dress up in your Orem High Favorites, spirit & colors and bring O Town City to life. Tickets are $15 pre sale and $20 at the door. Remember that school dress code will be enforced.

All those who want to apply for Sterling Scholar, have your application in by this afternoon before the Media Center closes. If you thought you missed the deadline, there is still time to fill out the application short essays during lunch and after school so GO FOR IT!!

Those students who have registered to take the PSAT, please remember that the test will be tomorrow, October 16th.  The test will begin at 8:00 in the morning and will be held in room 2202.  Please go directly to room 2202 in the morning. If you would like to still register for the test, you may do so up until 7:45 a.m. tomorrow morning. If you have any questions, see Mr. Kenley in the Counseling Office.

Red Ribbon Week:
        Tuesday – "Its that week again, Red Ribbon Week is here and we want to stop the misuse of drugs and alcohol. Today during pride and lunch, there will be a banner for everyone to sign and pledge not not do drugs. This banner will be hung up for all to see and show our school's commitment. Also, everyone needs to wear red in support of Red Ribbon Week tomorrow and lets see who can wear the most!"

Everyone who is a member of National Honor Society, we will be having a service project to benefit the school this Friday! We will be meeting in the library at 3:00. Make sure to bring your yellow service log. See you there!

Are you looking to improve your college resume? Are you proud to be an American? The Excel Club may be right for you! The Excel Club is a new club at Orem High starting this month! The Excel Club is a national organization that focuses on Americanism and service in the community.  By being part of the Excel Club, you will participate in two service activities during the school year.  Excel Club members will also teach elementary students to be proud to be an American!  This is a great and fun opportunity to build your college resume! If you are interested, please see Mrs. Gilbert in room 1112 by Friday, October 18th!

Orem High's HOSA club would like to let everybody know that we are going to have our first blood drive Oct 16.  Everybody needs to have a parent permission slip signed and a donation time scheduled.  You can do both in Coach Steele's room 1209.  We have 70 slots open for us after that you will not be allowed to donate here at the school.  You have to be 16 years old to donate.  Thanks for saving lives with your gift.

October 8, 2013

By Announcements
Student of the Day:
    Alisa Latimer chosen by Mrs. Ashley Ramsten.

Are you looking to improve your college resume? Are you proud to be an American? The Excel Club may be right for you! The Excel Club is a new club at Orem High starting this month! The Excel Club is a national organization that focuses on Americanism and service in the community.  By being part of the Excel Club, you will participate in two service activities during the school year.  Excel Club members will also teach elementary students to be proud to be an American!  This is a great and fun opportunity to build your college resume! If you are interested, please see Mrs. Gilbert in room 1112 by Friday, October 18th!

Seniors–Jostens will be here today, Tuesday during lunch to take cap and gown orders. Get this taken care of now! If you wait until the end of the year, the price will go up!

Attention Sophomores and Juniors.  Orem High School will be offering the PSAT test on Wednesday, October 16th.  If you would like to take the PSAT, please sign up at the Finance Office.  The test costs $15.  There are only 100 tests available, so it is on a first come first serve basis.  The PSAT test is required for the National Merit Scholarship.  If you have any questions, please see Mr. Kenley in the Counseling Office.

Orem High's HOSA club would like to let everybody know that we are going to have our first blood drive Oct 16.  Everybody needs to have a parent permission slip signed and a donation time scheduled.  You can do both in Coach Steele's room 1209.  We have 70 slots open for us after that you will not be allowed to donate here at the school.  You have to be 16 years old to donate.  Thanks for saving lives with your gift.

October 4, 2013

By Announcements
Students of the Day:
    Kingsley Dickson chosen by Ms. Lorraine Peterson and Amber Buckles chosen Mr. Danny Miller.

Seniors–Jostens will be here on Tuesday during lunch to take cap and gown orders. Get this taken care of now! If you wait until the end of the year, the price will go up!

Attention Sophomores and Juniors.  Orem High School will be offering the PSAT test on Wednesday, October 16th.  If you would like to take the PSAT, please sign up at the Finance Office.  The test costs $15.  There are only 100 tests available, so it is on a first come first serve basis.  The PSAT test is required for the National Merit Scholarship.  If you have any questions, please see Mr. Kenley in the Counseling Office.

Orem High's HOSA club would like to let everybody know that we are going to have our first blood drive Oct 16.  Everybody needs to have a parent permission slip signed and a donation time scheduled.  You can do both in Coach Steele's room 1209.  We have 70 slots open for us after that you will not be allowed to donate here at the school.  You have to be 16 years old to donate.  Thanks for saving lives with your gift.

October 3, 2013

By Announcements
Congratulations to the following students:
        Athlete of the Week is Nolan Gray
        Fan of the Week is Samantha Stout
        Tiger of the Week is Hailey Egbert

Seniors–Jostens will be here on Tuesday during lunch to take cap and gown orders. Get this taken care of now! If you wait until the end of the year, the price will go up!

Attention Sophomores and Juniors.  Orem High School will be offering the PSAT test on Wednesday, October 16th.  If you would like to take the PSAT, please sign up at the Finance Office.  The test costs $15.  There are only 100 tests available, so it is on a first come first serve basis.  The PSAT test is required for the National Merit Scholarship.  If you have any questions, please see Mr. Kenley in the Counseling Office.

All Students:
    There will be a Regional Scholarship & Financial Aid event tonight, Thursday, October 3rd @ Provo High School from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Come learn about scholarships, financial aid, and completing the FAFSA. After the presentation talk to representatives from Utah's colleges.  If  you have any questions please contact the counseling office.

Math Girls Rock!
    A math club for young women today, Thursday, October 3rd at 2:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in Mrs. Burr’s room 3102. Learn math behind four amazing card tricks! Win prizes! Good Food! You need to pick up the parents release form from Mrs. Burr’s (it will be on her door). Have your parents sign it. Return it to Mrs. Burr before Thursday. Mrs. Burr will have a prize for those who return the form signed.

Orem High's HOSA club would like to let everybody know that we are going to have our first blood drive Oct 16.  Everybody needs to have a parent permission slip signed and a donation time scheduled.  You can do both in Coach Steele's room 1209.  We have 70 slots open for us after that you will not be allowed to donate here at the school.  You have to be 16 years old to donate.  Thanks for saving lives with your gift.

October 2, 2013

By Announcements
All Students:
    There will be a Regional Scholarship & Financial Aid event this Thursday, October 3rd @ Provo High School from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Come learn about scholarships, financial aid, and completing the FAFSA. After the presentation talk to representatives from Utah's colleges.  If  you have any questions please contact the counseling office.

Math Girls Rock!
    A math club for young women this Thursday, October 3rd at 2:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in Mrs. Burr’s room 3102. Learn math behind four amazing card tricks! Win prizes! Good Food! You need to pick up the parents release form from Mrs. Burr’s (it will be on her door). Have your parents sign it. Return it to Mrs. Burr before Thursday. Mrs. Burr will have a prize for those who return the form signed.

Adventure is waiting for you at the FCCLA meeting TODAY!
    Hope to see you during lunch in Mrs. Gillett's room 1105. We will be meeting in committees to plan upcoming activities. Bring your lunch and we'll have chips and salsa.

    Also, come get the details about the "Paint Twister" opening social this Friday after school- 2:30 to 3:45 pm

Orem High's HOSA club would like to let everybody know that we are going to have our first blood drive Oct 16.  Everybody needs to have a parent permission slip signed and a donation time scheduled.  You can do both in Coach Steele's room 1209.  We have 70 slots open for us after that you will not be allowed to donate here at the school.  You have to be 16 years old to donate.  Thanks for saving lives with your gift.

FBLA will be holding a meeting today, Wednesday, October 2, at 12:25 in Room 2105. Students interested in becoming Future Business Leaders please come.

.We will be offering an ACT Prep Class that will meet each Tuesday for 4 weeks starting October  1st at 2:20. 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.  Taking this prep class DOES NOT register you for the ACT test.    

October 1, 2013

By Announcements
Student of the Day:
    Brynne Peterson chosen by Ms. Elaine Layosa.

All Students:
    There will be a Regional Scholarship & Financial Aid event this Thursday, October 3rd @ Provo High School from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Come learn about scholarships, financial aid, and completing the FAFSA. After the presentation talk to representatives from Utah's colleges.  If  you have any questions please contact the counseling office.

Math Girls Rock!
    A math club for young women this Thursday, October 3rd at 2:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in Mrs. Burr’s room 3102. Learn math behind four amazing card tricks! Win prizes! Good Food!
1)You need to pick up the parents release form from Mrs. Burr’s (it will be on her door).
2) Have your parents sign it.
3) Return it to Mrs. Burr before Thursday.
4) Mrs. Burr will have a prize for those who return the form signed.

Tonight at 7:00 the Orem High Shakespeare team will be previewing scenes, songs, and dances!  Come enjoy!

Adventure is Here!!
    Come to the FCCLA  meeting on this Wednesday in room 1105! Remember to pay your affiliation dues of $15.00 in the Financial Office. See you then!

Orem High's HOSA club would like to let everybody know that we are going to have our first blood drive Oct 16.  Everybody needs to have a parent permission slip signed and a donation time scheduled.  You can do both in Coach Steele's room 1209.  We have 70 slots open for us after that you will not be allowed to donate here at the school.  You have to be 16 years old to donate.  Thanks for saving lives with your gift.

FBLA will be holding a meeting this Wednesday, October 2, at 12:25 in Room 2105. Students interested in becoming Future Business Leaders please come.

.We will be offering an ACT Prep Class that will meet each Tuesday for 4 weeks starting October  1st at 2:20. 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.  Taking this prep class DOES NOT register you for the ACT test.