March 2, 2015

COMMUNITY

Do you think you're the most irresistible boy at South?? All people interested in Mr. Irresistible please sign up outside c114. Text Caitlin Sweeney or Aspen Avery (Ummm, there was no number provided with this...) or come to the student government room for more information.

Volunteers are needed for the school store. Contact Kelley Mills @kmills@gci.net if interested.

Hey Freshmen, Come out on Wednesday to show your stuff! We are having a Freshmen Dodgeball Social on Wednesday, right after school until 3:30. Wear your green and add some black and blue to your friends. Come for the prizes, stay for the pride.

INDIVIDUAL

Applications are Now Available for Senator Murkowski's 2015 High School Internship Program - see your counselor. The deadline is March 12th.

The Pioneers of Alaska Scholarship is available to direct descendants of Men's Igloo #15 or Women's Igloo #4. Please see Mrs. Hemenway for more information.

Rotary South awards scholarships to South Anchorage High School students for many years. They are proud to offer the same opportunity to this year's graduating seniors. Applications are due on March 27th, 2015. See your counselor today to get the application information.

SAT are in the house on February 25th. ACT are in the house on March 3rd.

Hey Seniors!! You need to be sending in the photos you want featured in this years senior slide show to southseniorslideshow@gmail.com unless you want student government creeping on your facebook...

Before choosing or exploring a career, you need to spend some time finding out about you. Whether you're a student planning to go to college, a vocational school, or the military, or you're just not sure what you want to do yet, the ASVAB career Exploration Program can provide you with important information about your skills, abilities, and interests. It can also set you on the right course for a satisfying career. Sign up for the ASVAB test today in the Curriculum Department.

Congratulate the following students for being named to the Cook inlet Conference All-Tournament team. Jake Swensen Kyle Rochon Wyatt Babiak Sabrina Hungaro Zuli Cole

"Math Tutorial happens EVERY lunch in room G204. Bring your lunch...bring your lunch....bring your friends...get help in any math subject by REAL South High math teachers!"

CLUBS AND GROUPS

South’s Houses for Haiti club is currently raising money to build homes for the many homeless victims of natural disasters. Homes will have running water, working toilet, and employ the locals to build to help strengthen their economy and create jobs. To give a donation, please stop by any one of these following rooms and place your donation in the jar titled “Houses for Haiti, Merci International”: H112, F112, G210, Ms. Meyer’s room, or Mr. Sims room. For questions please contact Mr. Eisert ateisert_chris@asdk12.org.

There is a very important Mock Trial meeting at lunch on Wednesday in Ms. Seward'd room G109.

This past weekend witnessed another South High victory at the Model United Nations conference at UAA. South High's delegations of New Zealand and Germany participated in solving global waste problems, and swept away most of the awards. Terek Rutherford, Kari Jahnsen, and Skyler Hektner each received the Most Distinguished Delegate Award for their committees. South's New Zealand team received the Most Outstanding Delegation of the conference. Congratulations Model UNers!!!

Key Club is meeting in my room G109 at lunch on Monday.

SPORTS

South Softball Clinics – Find out if softball is the sport for you. Basic Softball Skills Clinics March 2nd – 5th 6:30 – 8:30pm in the Upper Gym $5 fee for the entire clinic. South High Softball Tryouts – Monday 3/16 for Pitchers and Catchers, Wednesday 3/18 thru Friday 3/20 for all players.

There is a Track n Field meeting on Tuesday March 3rd at 10:30. We will be handing out meet and practice schedules for the up and coming season. If you miss the meeting, information will be by Coach Lewis' office or activities. Come on out and represent South in the 2015 season.

Hey Batter, Batter Swing! South Baseball players interested in playing baseball this high school season, please get your Anchorage School District forms turned in to the South Activities office this week and go online to the SABBC.org website to complete other necessary paperwork of the Form 2 and Parental Code of Conduct and also register for Tryouts that will start on March 16th, the Monday right after Spring Break at 3:30 pm at O'Malley Center . We must have the necessary paperwork completed from ASD and the Tryout fee paid in order to tryout. Questions? Please contact Coach Taylor Nerland at Nerland_taylor@asdk12.org . Go South!”