Seniors and Juniors with internships must process their parking passes in room V204 before the start of the school year in order to park in the school lot on the first day of school. Those students with internships and off-site programs will not be able to attend unless all paperwork is in and parking permits have been processed.
The on-line winter sports registrations is now open. Please see the Athletic website for more details on registering on Family ID for a Winter sport.
Please check out Lost and Found for your lost items – it’s overflowing!
Are you interested in a real-life lesson in civics?
The Town of Salem hires election workers for this coming election held in November. Election workers must be able to work with the public in a cordial manner, efficiently access voter checklists utilizing the alphabet, and be able to follow the election \laws and rules that apply to the assigned position. All workers must attend a mandatory one-hour training session. Pay is $10.00/hour. You must be 17 or older. If you are 18 years old, you need to register to vote.
Students will not be marked absent as long as we have a note from your parents. ELECTION WORKER APPLICATIONS are located on the Town Website or at the Town Hall, Human Resource Department.
Attention actors and singers! Auditions for Cinderella will be TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY, October 25 and 26 in the new chorus room. Audition music can be picked up in Mr. Bujold’s room, T2. If you have any questions, see Mr. Bujold in T2 or Ms. Peithmann in the chorus room.
Salem High School will be celebrating Red Ribbon Week next week, October 24-28. This is a nationally recognized event to promote drug use awareness, resources in the community and the importance of making healthy lifestyle choices. Staff and students are invited to wear team gear on Wednesday as we “Team up again drugs” and to wear red on Friday in honor of the Red Ribbon Campaign. Stop by our display at lunch through the week, so you can join the pledge to be drug free and enter to win a Dunkin Donuts gift card raffle.
The following colleges will be in the Counseling Office to share information and answer any questions you may have:
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26 - CONTINENTAL ACADEMIE OF HAIR DESIGN
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27 – SUNY COLLEGE AT COBLESKILL
SkillsUSA is having their Halloween fundraiser again this year-the week of October 24th-28th at all four lunches. The following staff have graciously volunteered and are in the line-up this year. They include; Mr. Barth, Dean Barry, Dean Dennis, Mr. Gilbert & Ms. Hazard “2 for 1 special”, Mr. Lavallee, Mrs. MacDonald, Mr. Messineo, Mrs. Mohammed (2nd year in a row), Mr. Olkovikas, Ms. Ranks, Ms. Smith, Ms. Tecce, and Mr. Vierow. The staff member who generates the most donations in their cup will wear a costume on Halloween-October 31st and visit the cafeteria during all 4 lunches. SkillsUSA will donate 10% of the profit to “End 68 hours of Hunger”. All other profit generated will support the SkillsUSA members’ expenses for the 2016-17 school year. Thank you in advance for your support!
Do you like to travel? Learn about People to People International’s student travel program after school on Wednesday, October 26, in room 125. The featured 2017 trip is European Odyssey, but other trips are available. See Mrs. Bursaw if you are interested but cannot attend.
As a reminder, this week is Red Ribbon Week. Stop by our table outside of lunch to make your pledge to be healthy and drug free. Students who pledge will be entered into a raffle, with a winner drawn at each lunch on Friday. On Wednesday, all staff and students are encouraged to wear your favorite team gear, as we “team up against drugs” and on Friday, wear red to show your support of the national Red Ribbon Week Campaign.
Attention Seniors: Cap and gown measurements will take place outside the cafeteria this Thursday and Friday during all lunches. Also at this time, you need to check the correct spelling of your name for your diploma. Please see Mrs. O’Sullivan in the main office if you have any questions.
Attention Sophomores…if you have not returned your survey and permission form for Sophomore Career Day please bring them to Ms. Arnfield in the School Counseling office. If you do not have the forms, they are available in the office.
FBLA Members - There is an important FBLA meeting after school today in Room V201.