Thursday, October 13, 2016

GUIDANCE NEWS SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE (with deadlines): Deadline: Prudential Spirit of Community Awards 10/24/16 DAR Good Citizens Program and Scholarship 11/17/16 Elks National Foundation “Most Valuable Student” 11/21/16 Jeffrey Rothman Memorial Scholarship fund 3/23/17 Rolling Thunder INC New Jersey Chapter 2 Scholarship 3/31/17

 TODAY’S CHARACTER EDUCATION QUOTE OF THE DAY: Become an expert in as many areas as possible.

OCTOBER IS BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH! Please wear PINK every Wednesday during the month of October to show your support. Thank you.

ATTENTION SENIORS: IF YOU HAVE A COLLEGE APPLICATION WITH A NOVEMBER 1ST DEADLINE DATE, YOU MUST SUBMIT ALL PAPERWORK TO THE GUIDANCE OFFICE BY OCTOBER 21ST.

PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB will meet on October 18, 2016 in the Media Center after school.

Instant Decision Day @ HSE for Rider University is on 11/18 at 9am. Seniors need to see their guidance counselor for more information

HOMECOMING BID ARE DUE TODAY!!! You do not want to miss this epic COACHELLA EVENT YOU MUST HAND IN YOUR BIDS TODAY!!!

Are you interested in auditioning for this year’s musical? Come to Room C05 after school on Monday & Tuesday, October 17 & 18 for pre-audition practice and materials. YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN NEEDS YOU!!!

What are you doing next Friday before the Homecoming Game? Come celebrate from 4-6:30 at the Homecoming Pre-Game Festival. There will be face painting, games, food, dunk tank and a spirit tailgate! Please bring a canned good for a local food drive-Hatton

Through the nonprofit organization, Soles4Souls, High School East can and will make a difference in fighting poverty. Today through November 4th, we will be collecting shoes of any condition. ANY condition. Come join the fight against poverty and drop off your used or unwanted shoes in the drop-off bins in the Main Office or Guidance! Questions? Contact Mrs. Weinberger in Guidance Or Senior Isabella Wiley.

If you are interested in joining ASIAN HERITAGE CLUB, please join us in Room W30 after school TODAY, October 13. –A. Fitzgerald

For anyone interested in trying out for GIRLS BASKETBALL, there will be a mandatory meeting on Thursday, October 20th after school in Room E5B. Contact Coach Cohen for more information.

The MEDICAL CLUB will hold its 1st meeting on Monday, October 17th after school in E06. All students are welcome.

There will be a SPANISH HONOR SOCIETY meeting TODAY, October 13th for old and new members. The year’s schedule and events will be discussed. Please see Mrs. Mika if you cannot attend.

Just a reminder to all “RAIDER HELPING RAIDER” MENTORS. There will be a “Minute to Win It” activity in the Main Office Conference room all day Friday October 14th.

Need a little help with your college entrance essays? Having difficulty with that research paper? Or would you just like another set of eyes to proof-read your assignments? The WRITING CENTER provides tutors to help with all types of writing assignments. The Writing Center will be open every Tuesday and Thursday after school in W25. Ask your English Teacher for further details.

For all those attending the HISTORY CLUB trip to Valley Forge on Sunday, October 23rd, we are meeting on the side of the school near the gymnasium no later than 8:00am. We are expected to return home between 5:30 and 6:30 pm. If you have any questions about the trip, please see Mr. Cohen in Room E5B.

ATTENTION ALL SKIERS & SNOWBOARDERS! Last Call for this year’s trip to Killington! Deposits due by October 27th. See Mr. Cicalese or Mr. Konopka for details.

Who wants a FREE BREAKFAST? The Homeroom who has the best attendance for the month of October will win a FREE BREAKFAST!!! – Koskowski-Attendance

ATTENTION RAIDERS!!! Any student with perfect attendance for the month of OCTOBER will be put in a drawing for a chance to win AWESOME PRIZES!!! THERE ARE ONLY 18 SCHOOL DAYS IN OCTOBER. YOU CAN DO IT!!!!!!

CALLING ALL RAIDERS!! The Class of 2019 is sponsoring a “Buddy Bag” initiative. Please consider donating items such as socks, toothpaste, mittens and other small items that can fit in a brown paper bag. These bags will go to helping those in need during the cold winter months. Drop off any items during your lunch period on stage. Thank you so much for helping with this