Monday, September 25th, 2017


    And now for the Buzz:


    The Supervised Study Program will begin Tuesday, OCTOBER 3RD in the Library Classroom from 2:30 until 4:00.


    Ultimate Frisbee has started!  Practices are Mondays after school from 2:30-4:30 on the practice football field.  All levels of play are welcome.  We will teach you the game and whatever else you need to know. Ultimate is an awesome game that increases fitness and it’s fun. If you are interested, see the Ultimate players today at lunch at the club table to ask them questions or email JHEINZ@umasd.org. Come join us!


    Homecoming is only a couple weeks away! With this in mind, on October 4, all grades will vote for Homecoming King and Queen. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Skonier or Mr. Larkin


    The freshman and sophomore classes are selling Corbis to raise funds for their Disney trip.  If you are interested in participating, please pick up an order form and catalogue in E206.  All fundraising orders are due by Wednesday, September 27th.  Freshmen should bring their orders to Ms. Miller and Sophomores should bring their orders to Mrs. Ebersole.


    We will be having a Hurricane Relief Fundraising Project. You can help aid in this project by attending the Cultural Heritage club that meets on Tuesday's after school in Mrs. Gogarty's room E216


    The ASA (the Asian Student Association) meets every other Thursday in room C-213, Mrs. Stinson’s room. This is an inclusive club built on the three pillars of service, community, and education. Activities include volunteering and community service opportunities, social functions, and various modes of cultural education. Our next meeting will be September 28th at 2:30. Please come sign up at our table in the cafeteria during all three lunches today.


    The National Association for College Admissions Counseling (NACAC) is pleased to announce its Philadelphia Performing and Visual Arts College Fairon Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the University of Pennsylvania – The Palestra.   This program is an important resource for fine arts students interested in pursuing undergraduate and graduate programs of study in the areas of music, theatre, dance, visual arts, graphic design, film production, and other related disciplines.

    Students will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from colleges, universities, conservatories, festivals, and other educational institutions with specialized programs in the visual and performing arts.  Attendees of these free events will learn about educational opportunities, admission and financial aid, portfolio days, auditions and entrance requirements, and much more.


    If you wish to attend an upcoming college visitation, see Mrs. Coxe in the HUB for a pass.  This week’s college visits are:



    Today – Dean College – 3rd period

    26th – Shippensburg University – 3rd period

             Drexel University – period 6/7

              King’s College – 9th period

              University of Pittsburgh – 10th period

    27th – Hollins University – 1st period

              Eastern University – 2nd period

             Columbus College of Art & Design – period 6/7

             Seton Hall University – 9th period

             American University – 10th period

    28th – George Mason University – 3rd period

              Seton Hill University – period 4/5

              University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown – period 6/7

              Elizabethtown College – 9th period

    29th-  Kettering University – 2nd period

             Franklin & Marshall College – 3rd period

            Notre Dame of Maryland University – period 6/7

             Wilkes University – 10th period