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DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS - WHITE DAY - 11/4/2016

posted Nov 4, 2016, 7:13 AM by Jennifer Lainey

Picture retakes are Wednesday, 11/16 If you had your picture taken and would like to have a retake done, please bring your photo package with you on the 16th and give it to the photographer.


Yarmouth Playmakers Present Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Yarmouth Playmakers Present Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Wednesday, Nov 16, 7:00pm Thursday, Nov 17, 7:00pm Friday, Nov 18, 7:00pm Saturday, Nov 19 2:00 & 7:00pm All shows are reserved seating, tickets are $15, cash & checks accepted. Tickets go on sale November 7 at the YPAC Box Office only. Box office hours: Nov 7-18 11-1pm and on Nov 7 & 9 from 3:30-6:30pm (during YHS conferences). The box office will be closed Nov.11 Ticket reservations can be made starting Nov 7 at YPAC_BoxOffice@yarmouthschools.org or by calling 846-2335. All reservations will be confirmed.


Reminder - bracelet sale during both lunches Hey YHS! Just a reminder that tomorrow is the last day of the bracelet sale. These are great gifts, and the money is going to a great cause! Look below for more details. Also, remember $5 for the fan bus! If you can, you should definitely come on Saturday to support both of our teams as they win states!! Dear YHS, Just a reminder that there will be a fundraiser for the tulip garden and other future mental health awareness projects going on this week! Refocus bands are being sold during both lunches-- they are bracelets that have a cool design on one side and a positive affirmation on the other. These are great gifts for yourself/friends/family!! One bracelet is $8.00, and if you buy more than one each is $7.00 after that. Everyone should come by the table to check them out! Below is a little bit about the purpose of the bracelets: Johanna Hattan


Reminder - submit to PITS Hey YHS! This email is a reminder to please submit to PITS! We are happy to take any sort of artwork; poems, short stories, paintings, and more! All pieces will be published to the blog and some will be published in our final PITS Mag! If you would like to submit a piece please send your work to this email! yhs_pits@yarmouthschools.org


Sign up now to ride the fan bus to Hampden tomorrow The Clipper Ship Sails to Hampden this Saturday...Soccer to States!!! Both our girls’ and boys’ soccer teams will be playing in the State Championship Game this Saturday, November 5th, at Hampden Academy in Hampden, Maine Girls’ Game at 10 am Boys' Game at 12:30 pm There will be a fan bus for the game! Students should report to the back of the high school by 7:30 am, the bus will leave at 7:45 AM, and will return after the game is over, probably getting back to YHS at about 5 PM. By signing up, you understand that you must ride the bus to and from the game. We need a minimum of 25 high school students to sign up by 2:45 on Friday to run the bus, and $5 deposit is required. Come to the main office and see Mrs. Lainey or Mrs. Pietropaoli. To sign up, you will need to pay a $5 deposit, provide your name and cell phone number Once you get on the bus, you will get your $5.00 back, which can be used for admission to the game!


Writing contest from the New York Times The Learning Network has launched their second Annual Student Review Contest to encourage cultural imagination and critical thinking. We invite students to explore the cultural offerings around them — from architecture to books, dance, fashion, film, food, music, theater, TV and video games — and write reviews about what they experience. This year’s winners will be published on The Learning Network! For more information please check student email.


Extra curricular eligibility Hello YHS Students, Please be reminded that quarter 1 ends on Friday, November 4th and the eligibility report is due out the following Thursday, November 10th. If students are ineligible at this point they may not regain eligibility until Tuesday, December 13th. Eligibility is based on quarter 1 grades, cornerstones do not impact eligibility. This eligibility check point impacts any students participating on Winter sports in addition to all other extra-curricular activities. The actual eligibility policy for your reference in the text below: Eligibility Any student at Yarmouth High School is eligible to participate in interscholastic athletics if he/she meets the eligibility requirements as established by the MPA and Yarmouth High School. 1. Be enrolled in at least five full courses; and 2. Pass all courses in which he/she is enrolled during the quarter. An incomplete grade will be considered as a failure until it is made up and a grade is given. It should be noted that a student failing one course or receiving one incomplete grade may not participate in games/performances, but is still expected to practice and abide by existing team and code rules and regulations. Students failing two courses or having two incompletes, or any combination which equals two or more cannot participate in games/performances or practices. Ineligibility begins the day report cards are distributed to students. Eligibility will be reinstated on the date published for the distribution of mid-term reports. Athletic Eligibility questions, please see Ms. Robbins, Club and non-athletic activity eligibility questions, please see Ms. Bongard GO CLIPPERS!


Buy your Refocus band - all this week! Just a reminder that there will be a fundraiser for the tulip garden and other future mental health awareness projects going on this week! Refocus bands are being sold during both lunches-- they are bracelets that have a cool design on one side and a positive affirmation on the other. These are great gifts for yourself/friends/family!! One bracelet is $8.00, and if you buy more than one each is $7.00 after that. Everyone should come by the table to check them out!


Interested in performing at the November school assembly? Hey YHS! Happy November! We are looking for a performer for our upcoming November assembly, which will be on Wednesday, November 16th. If you are interested, please contact me. Thanks! Katie Vigue

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