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October 21-23, 2016
SBHS FALL CARNIVAL
OCT. 22, 2016 5-9 P.M.
For lunch today, we will be having...
Junior High Student of the Month Lanie B.
High School Student of the Month Jordain R.
Fall Carnival is this Saturday from 5:00 to 9:00. Laser tag is returning and we are adding GaGa Ball and 9 Square in the sky! Unlimited play for 6th grade and up is $20. We will also have the usual gumbo, bbq burgers and bingo. Come have fun with us on Saturday!
Next week October 24-28 is Red Ribbon Week. 7-12 graders will participate in Spirit Days. Please look for flyers for information.
PSAT Testing today. No bell or all calls will be made until testing is finished.
SBHS Junior Carnival is coming OCTOBER 22!! Get your costumes ready. The costume contest will be from 6-8 p.m. There will be 2 categories for each judging: Scariest and Best Overall. come out, show your support, and of course, put your scare on!
Students please pay your $30 student fee to Mrs. Manuel in the library before school, during lunch, or with permission from your teacher.
If you are interested in purchasing a SB pride sweatshirt or hoodie, please complete a pre-order. These are pre-paid only. You can see the model in the high school office. The 1st shipment of pre-order sweatshirts are in. You may come to the office at lunch or after school to pick it up.
There have been several items turned into the High school office, please check to see if any of these items belong to you.
REMINDER: Temporary IDs must be returned the day they are checked out. Failure to do so will result in lunch detention.
Rodeo Team members your team tee shirts are in, see Mrs. Reeves during RTI to pick them up. Please do not disturb her class at any other time to pick up a shirt.
Interact is hosting Operation Christmas Child this year and is asking the high school students to donate objects and toys that will go into the boxes. The donations may include soap, toothbrushes, stuffed animals, and more. The due date for all donations will be on November 4th.
Homework Assistance Services-
The Golden Knights will be playing at home against the Westlake Rams, Friday, October 21. Good Luck Knights!
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**LSU Preview Days: October 21, 2016, November 11, 2016, or November 18, 2016. See Ms. Greene for registration information.
**McNeese Q & A Preview Day October 29, 2016. See Ms. Greene for registration information.
**Northwestern N-Side View Preview Day October 29, 2016. See Ms. Greene for registration information.
**University of Louisiana at Lafayette (ULL) Preview Day: November 12, 2016. See Ms. Greene for registration information.
**ATTENTION SENIORS PLANNING TO APPLY TO MCNEESE: It was announced at this week’s Enrollment Management Meeting that the Priority Deadline for Scholarships has been moved up to NOVEMBER 15.
The easiest way to apply is for a student to complete the online application for first time freshman status. In that online application is a question, “Do you want to be considered for a Scholarship?” The student answers “Yes,” and a few more questions roll out. When the student completes the online application and has answered the Scholarship questions, then the student will have applied for a scholarship.**
SENIORS: FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Assistance) is now open. This is the only application for TOPS, grants, loans, parent loans and work study for financial assistance for college and technical school for the 2017-18 academic year. Get your FAFSA filled out as soon as possible. www.fafsa.gov
Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship is a needs-based scholarship for female students planning to major in the medical, nursing or allied health fields. Must be planning to attend one of the following Louisiana schools: Centenary, Dillard University, Louisiana College,
LSU Alexandria, LSU Eunice, Louisiana Tech, or Loyola University New Orleans. Must contact school for application process.
Horatio Alger National Scholarship: must demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required); be involved in co-curricular and community service activities; display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0. Deadline to apply: October 25, 2016. Apply online at www.horatioalger.org.
CME Beef Industry Scholarship: must have demonstrated a commitment to a career in the beef industry through classes, internships or life experiences. $1500; Apply online at
Deadline: October 30, 2016.
Coca Cola Scholarship: achievement-based scholarship, based on leadership, academics, and service. Apply online at www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org. 150 scholarships valued at $20,000 will be awarded. Deadline to apply: October 31, 2016.
Voice of Democracy Program: Students compete by writing and recording a broadcast script on an annual patriotic theme. This year’s theme is “MY RESPONSIBILITY TO AMERICA.”
This program is open to all students in grades 9-12. Local winner: $500 scholarship to the school of their choice; National winners: $1000-$16,000. See your English teacher for more information. Deadline for entry: November 1, 2016.
Anne Ford Scholarship for seniors with documented learning disabilities and/or ADHD who are pursuing post-secondary education. Must have an overall GPA of 3.0, submit current financial information, provide most current documentation (IEP or 504 plan). Apply at http://apply.ncld.or/res/p/Eligibilityinfo/
Deadline: November 13, 2016.
Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship for graduating seniors who will be attending a two-year community college, vocational/technical training program, must submit current financial information and provide most current documentation of an identified learning disability and/or ADHD. Apply at http://apply.ncld.org. Deadline: November 13, 2016.
Hagan Scholarship Foundation: must be a 2017 graduating senior, have a 3.5GPA, 23 on the ACT, must work 240 hours in the 12 months prior to the start of each academic year of college, must fill out the FAFSA, qualify for Federal grants and demonstrate financial need. Deadline: November 15, 2016.
BBG Communications Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award $500; must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work, 3.5GPA. Essay in less than 1000 words why you have chosen to volunteer your time with the organizations that you have and how your experience has changed your life. Deadline: November 29, 2016. Apply online at www.bbgcommunicationssolutions.com/solutions/article/2.php
The Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship: applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership and financial need. Apply online: https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm Deadline: November 30, 2016.
**AXA Achievement Scholarship: Students that are active in the community, have led a project that benefits others, or have overcome personal challenges should apply for this scholarship. The first 10,000 applications will be considered. Apply online at www.axa-achievement.com. Deadline: December 15, 2016.
The Heart of America Foundation’s Christopher Reeve Service Award: presented to an extraordinary youth who has demonstrated tremendous courage, compassion and caring in serving his or her community. $1000; Deadline: December 1, 2016. See Mrs. Greene for details.
AFL-CIO Scholarship: 3--$1000 scholarships will be awarded. This scholarship is open to all seniors whose parent/step-parent is a member of an affiliated local union in good standing with the Louisiana AFL-CIO. An essay is required for consideration: “Beyond Wages: The Positive Impact of Organized Labor on the Workplace.” See Mrs. Greene for contest rules, and essay specifications. Deadline: January 13, 2017.
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