TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016

“AS THE WARM WEATHER APPROACHES, PLEASE REMEMBER TO BE MINDFUL OF YOUR ATTIRE. THIS INCLUDES BOTH GENDERS. ALL STUDENTS ATTENDING DOVER HIGH SCHOOL SHOULD ADHERE TO THE DRESS CODE.”

1. Today is a “B” Day.

2. Varsity Baseball players must return both sets of uniforms this week.

3. SAT Word of the Day – ARROGATE  – The word means to take without justification.

4. Cosplay – Today is our final game day. 

5. Attention 8th graders!!! If you are interested in running for a class officer position for next year, you must complete a candidate packet and return it to Ms. Krieger by Thursday, June 2nd. Packets can be found outside Ms. Krieger’s room. 

6. There will be girls soccer workouts for JV and Varsity on Wednesday and Thursday starting at 2:15 pm – meet in room 1102

7.  Attention 6th grade – The next Newspaper Club meeting will be Monday, June 6th from 2-3:30 pm in the middle school computer lab (room 1129). We will finish our June newspaper. See Mr. Orton with any questions.

8. Attention all Sophomores and Juniors – Summer Scholar applications are now available in the high school guidance office. Summer Scholars is a summer program offered at Dutchess Community College from July 31st to August 5th. The program title “Global Terrorism: Causes and Consequences” is designed to challenge high school students. If you are interested in this program, please come to the guidance office to pick up an application packet. Applications are due in the guidance office by Wednesday, June 1st – NO EXCEPTIONS – so plan accordingly.

9. A representative from the US Army will be visiting today during lunches.

10. National Junior Honor Society Food Drive – If you missed out on winning the door decorating contest, here’s another chance for your homeroom! The homeroom class who brings in the most cans/dry goods wins a pizza party or breakfast! Let the battle of the cans begin!! Also, for every item you bring in, a raffle ticket will be put into a raffle for an Amazon gift card. The more you donate, the more chances you have!

11. All Modified Softball players need to bring their clean uniform to Coach O before Thursday in order to attend Thursday’s end of the season pizza party. The pizza party is Thursday, June 2nd from 2-3:30 pm.
 
12. Attention all high school students – Yearbooks will be handed out this Friday during both lunch periods! This is your last chance to buy a Yearbook so don’t miss out! Bring cash or a check to Ms. Wool for $75, there are only 26 left!
 
13. Attention all MS & HS students – Come see The Music Man and support the Dover Theater Company. Performances are this weekend June 3 at 7 pm and June 4 at 3 pm and 7 pm. Tickets are $6 for students and seniors and $8 for adults. We hope to see you all there!
 
14. The FarmOn Foundation offers summer educational programs to students in addition to bringing local nutritious milk to schools throughout the Hudson Valley. FarmOn Foundation also offers other agricultural experiences. Some of these programs include a 12 week Ag-Academy program in partnership with SUNY and Cornell where college students will have the opportunity to live onsite at Empire Farm and custom grow organic vegetables for NYC Chefs. We encourage students heading off to college to join them for the summer to earn college credits, $3,500 scholarship, and an amazing experience. Stop by the guidance office for more information!