White Mountains Regional High School Bulletin for Friday, April 28, 2017
Scholarships: Weeks Medical Center Auxiliary has offered a scholarship opportunity to local graduating seniors pursuing a career in a healthcare profession. If you would like this application to be included in your senior application packet, please let Ms. Daigle know before April 19th. Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. They will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates: + A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics + A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue a college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017. Interested students may visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the Website’s homepage. Here you will find detailed scholarship information and the official application form. The New Hampshire Teachers of Mathematics (NHTM) Scholarship The New Hampshire Teachers of Mathematics (NHTM), has presented information about the NHTM Mathematics Major and Mathematics Education Scholarship. This year’s $1000 Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior who will be attending an accredited college or university in the fall and plans to major in mathematics or mathematics education with the intent of becoming a mathematics teacher. You can find out more about this $1000 Scholarship by going to the following website and then clicking on “Resources” followed by “Awards & Scholarships”: www.nhmathteachers.org The Littleton Elks Scholarship application is available, please see Ms. Daigle if you are interested in applying. The deadline is May 1st. The NH AFL-CIO is awarding scholarships to members in good standing of an affiliated local union, their spouses, children, stepchildren, grandchildren, or legal wards. The deadline is May 26, 2017. If interested in an application, please see Ms. Daigle. Senior Girls: The Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship Committee is offering a scholarship for female graduating seniors, specifically those who are planning on a career in education or a profession that serves a public school system, such as a school librarian or counselor. The completed applications are due by April 30, 2017. If interested in applying, please see Ms. Daigle for an application. Manning & Zimmerman Scholarship Offered to NH students furthering their education by enrolling in any type of secondary education or vocational/technical school, in-state or out-of-state. The scholarships (two $1,000.00 scholarships) will be awarded to those students who best address the question: Why does the 7th amendment to the United States Constitution matter to our system of justice? Details are available at: www.manningzimmermanlaw.com/scholarships The deadline for applications is June 1st and the recipients will be announced on July 1, 2017.
REMINDER: All staff and students please be advised that everyone entering or leaving the building need to use the entrance at the front office. Students and staff should not be using the CTE entrances, greenhouse door, shop doors, any side doors. For safety reasons, this rule should be followed. Thank you for keeping our school safe and secure.
Sexual Assault Awareness: April is sexual assault awareness month and Response has partnered with nail salons throughout Coos County to provide clients the options to have a teal sexual assault awareness design. Please help show your support for victims/survivors of sexual assault by spreading awareness and inspiring conversation. Contact your local participating nail salon for an appointment to show your support! County Roots Hair Salon Colebrook NH Shear Perfection Lancaster NH Nail Garden Berlin NH Nails by Tanya at Hair Zone Berlin NH
Juniors The American Legion Auxiliary Department of New Hampshire, is offering an affordable educational program for girls who are completing their junior year of high school. The 73rd session of the ALA Granite Girls State will be held at St. Anselm's College in Manchester, the week of June 25-30, 2017. The only cost associated to the potential candidate is the non-refundable $50.00 application fee. This program is based on NH state government at town, city, county, and state levels. It emphasizes the impact of government in today's world. Each girl has a chance to learn that government is just what she makes it. She learns the duties, privileges, rights and responsibilities of American citizenship. During the week, girls are afforded the opportunity to run for various offices and by the end of the week, elect one citizen to serve a Governor. If interested in applying, please see Colonel Gearhart for an application.
Juniors NH American Legion Boys State NH Boys State is a six-day training course in the study and practical application of self-government. It is not meant to take the place of Civics or Government as taught in high schools, but is planned so students may put into practice the theories of American Government as taught in the classroom, through operation of the city, town and state offices as organized under the plans of Boys State. Rivier University will award three college credits for successful completion of this program and all students will be eligible to apply for the NH American Legion Boys State scholarships. Program dates: June 25-30, 2017; Location: Rivier University; Housing: on Campus; Meals: provided through the University; Cost: $25.00 application fee. For an application, please see Colonel Gearhart.
Seniors: May 1st is the absolute deadline for you to submit a deposit to the college you intend to attend.
SUMMER EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The Twin Mountain/Mount Washington KOA is looking for summer help in their store. The prefer someone with good people skills and customer service. Please contact Brad Hare @ 1-937-405-3845 or stop by anytime at the campground this Sunday and throughout the vacation week if you are interested.
Barry Conservation Any student between the ages of 14 and 17 who is interested in a free week at Barry Conservation Camp this August for the Conservation Officer week should see Mrs. Scarinza ASAP! This is an awesome opportunity for someone interested in pursuing an outdoor career. You will meet many conservation officers and learn about things like search and rescue, tracking, surveillance, night vision technology, crime scene investigation, K-9 techniques and so much more!!
Seniors The Scholarship Application Packets are ready. Please pick yours up in the School Counseling office, today! They are due to Ms. Daigle on Monday, May 1st.