White Mountains Regional High School Bulletin for Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Seniors: SATs The SAT will take place at area schools on Saturday, October 6, and Saturday, November 3rd. Use your collegeboard account to register online. The deadline for the November 3rd SAT is October 5th.
October College Visits: Paul Smith's College, New York Wednesday, October 3 8:00 – 9:00 am Husson University, Maine Thursday, October 4 1:00 – 1:30 pm Suffolk University, Massachusettes Thursday, October 11 11:30 am – 12:00 pm University of Maine - Fort Kent (in Fort Kent, Maine) on October 12 at 11:00 a.m. White Mountains CC (Auto & Diesel Instructors) Tuesday, October 23 8:00 – 9:00 am University of Southern Maine Tuesday, October 23 8:00 – 8:30 am Thomas College, Maine Tuesday, October 23 8:30 – 9:00 am Green Mountain College, Vermont Tuesday, October 23 10:30 – 11:00 am Endicott College, Maine Friday, October 26 9:30 – 10:00 am University of Maine Monday, October 29 8:30 – 9:30 am Castleton University, Vermont Tuesday, October 30 12:00 – 12:30 pm
Scholarships: The Littleton Elks Club has offered four different types of scholarships that have different requirements, different applications and different dues date. The scholarships range from $500 at the local lodge level, to $50,000 at the national level. MVS- Most Valuable Student scholarships are available to ALL high school seniors that are US citizens. 500 applications are awarded throughout the US based on scholarship, leadership & financial need. Applications are available only online at enf.elks.org/mvs. All applications must be submitted by 11/15/18. No applications will be accepted at the lodge. Legacy Award scholarships are available to the children & grandchildren of current Elk members. Applications are available online at enf.elks.org/leg. Completed applications must be submitted online by 11:59 am on 2/1/19. All students that win one of the awards are now required to come in and volunteer at the lodge at least once during the year to claim their award. This could be done by helping at bingo, lodge clean-up, or assisting at the Mother's Day or Memorial Day breakfast. Emergency Educational Grants are available to children that are under the age of 23 of deceased or totally disabled Elks. Applications are available by emailing email@example.com or by calling (773) 755-4732. All requests much be submitted by 10/31/18. BPOE Littleton Lodge 1831 local scholarships offer a $500 scholarship. Please use the Littleton Elks Scholarship form which will be available March 15, 2019 from Ms. Daigle in room 118. The completed form must be returned to the lodge by April 15, 2019 along with an essay entitled "How I have helped to make by community a better place to live". Only the current application form will be accepted. College Scholarship Opportunity Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship - 100 Awards of $5,000 To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: 1. Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 2. Participate in at least one of the 47 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the summer and winter Olympic Games Applications can be found by going to: https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/about/application-scholarship-rules/ For a list of other scholarship opportunities, such as the one above, visit: https://studentscholarships.org/#sthash.wmzdsT33.dpbs --
Special Announcement: Do you have an Instagram account? If so... be sure to follow WMRHS's new Instagram account momentsatwmrhs !!
Yearbooks: Yearbooks are now on sale at the lowest price of the year! Purchase online at jostensyearbook.com or see Mrs. Lufkin (room 117) for an order form.
Spartan Gear for Sale! The Class of 2019 has lots of Spartan gear IN STOCK! See the front display case for a brochure.
Employment Opportunity: Colonel Town is looking for after school help with Safe Haven. If interested in applying, please see Eddie Wood or call 788-3321.
Voice of Democracy: The Voice of Democracy program is run by the Veteran's of Foreign Wars and offers students the opportunity to win thousands of dollars in scholarships. It is open to all students in grades 9-12. Students must record an essay of 3-5 minutes on the following topic: "Why My Vote Matters." Prizes will be awarded at the local, state and national level. The top scholarship is $30,000. Interested students can get an application from Colonel Grearhart in the JROTC room or fill out an application at the following web site: https://www.vfw.org/-/media/vfwsite/files/community/youth-and-education/voice-of-democracy-student-entry-form-and-brochure.pdf
DR TRIP PARTICIPANTS: - Save the date for meeting - October 17 - and make sure to read your email please! Gracias!