Attention all seniors:  It’s time to sign your name for the Senior Class Tshirt.  Stop by Mrs. Foster’s room between classes today or tomorrow.

 

A reminder to seniors that the BRTC Scholarship deadline is March 1. See Mrs. Findley if you need an application.

Trap team will not meet today after school.

 

Today is career day so no students will be allowed to park in the parking lot across from the gym. All students will need to park in the lot across and beside the preschool.

 

The Times Dispatch will be here Friday February 22nd to take pictures for the second nine weeks and first semester honor roll .

 

JUNIORS WILL BE TAKING THE ACT ON WEDNESDAY MORNING. TESTING WILL BE IN THE COUNSELOR’S HALLWAY---IN MR. HARPER’S, ALE, ISS ROOM, AND COUNSELOR’S OUTER OFFICE. TESTING ROOM ASSIGNMENTS ARE POSTED BY MS. ROB’S ROOM AND WILL BE POSTED BY THE TESTING ROOMS ON TUESDAY.

 

THAT HALLWAY WILL BE OFF-LIMITS ALL MORNING UNTIL TESTING IS COMPLETE. IF YOU HAVE A LOCKER IN THAT HALLWAY, PLEASE GET YOUR BOOKS FOR YOUR MORNING CLASSES BEFORE THE TARDY BELL RINGS FOR 1ST PERIOD. THE BACK DOOR TO THE BUILDING COMING FROM THE GYM WILL BE LOCKED. ENTER THE BUILDING THROUGH THE DOORS BY THE LIBRARY. PLEASE DO NOT BANG ON DOORS.

 

BELLS WILL BE TURNED OFF FOR THE MORNING, AND STUDENTS SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE SQUARE DURING TESTING AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE. NOISE MUST BE LIMITED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

 

AMI day two work is due by spring break .

 

Miss Bobcat entry forms are now available in the office.  Club and class sponsors are encouraged to nominate representatives.

 

Attention all Math Students:  The Arkansas Council for Teachers of Mathematics is hosting the annual Regional Math Competition at ASU on Saturday, March 2.  Students enrolled in Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra ll, Precalculus and Calculus are eligible to compete.  Top place finishers will advance to the State Math Competition in April.  Bonus points will be awarded based on your test results.  See your Math Teacher for additional information and the permission slip.  The deadline to sign up and pay the $2 entry fee is Friday, February 23.

Got talent? Come show it March 14 at BADD’s non-competitive talent show for grades 9-12. Sign up with Mrs. Alls in the office.

JUNIOR AUXILIARY OF LAWRENCE COUNTY WILL BE AWARDING EIGHT-$1000 SCHOLARSHIPS---ONE FROM EACH HIGH SCHOOL AND FOUR AT-LARGE SCHOLARSHIPS. THESE WILL BE AWARDED TO SENIORS LIVING IN AND GRADUATING FROM A LAWRENCE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL. AT LEAST ONE WRHS SENIOR WILL BE AWARDED THE SCHOLARSHIP---POSSIBLY MORE.  STUDENT MUST HAVE A 2.0 GPA, MUST BE PLANNING TO ATTEND AN INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION NEXT YEAR, MUST WRITE A ONE-PAGE ESSAY, AND ATTACH TWO LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION. SEE MRS. FINDLEY FOR AN APPLICATION.

DEADLINE:  MARCH 13, 2019

 

The square, front of the high school, and cafeteria are the only places that students are to be at lunch.  Students found in unauthorized places will be subject to disciplinary action

 

ANY 10TH OR 11TH GRADER WITH A 3.0 GPA OR HIGHER WHO IS INTERESTED IN A HEALTH-RELATED CAREER CAN APPLY TO THE MASH PROGRAM AT BRTC---INTEREST CAN BE IN MEDICINE, NURSING, PHARMACY, MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, ETC.  SELECTION IS COMPETITIVE.

STUDENT MUST GET RECOMMENDATIONS FROM TEACHERS AND COMPLETE. STUDENT MUST LIST SCHOOL AND NON-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES AND WRITE AN ESSAY. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS TO BE RETURNED TO MRS. FINDLEY IS MARCH 1

THE ARKANSAS RURAL EDUCATION ASSOCIATION IS OFFERING TWO $1000 SCHOLARSHIPS TO A QUALIFYING SENIOR, RENEWABLE FOR 4 YEARS TO THE COLLEGE OF CHOICE.  SEE MRS. FINDLEY FOR MORE INFORMATION AND AN APPLICATION. DEADLINE IS APRIL 1.

 

ANY STUDENT 18 YEARS OR OLDER CAN APPLY FOR PART-TIME WORK WITH THE US CENSUS BUREAU---YOU MUST HAVE A DEPENDABLE VEHICLE. PAY FOR LAWRENCE COUNTY IS $14 PER HOUR AND 58 CENTS PER MILE FOR MILEAGE.

THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION IS OFFERING TEMPORARY AND/OR SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS. STUDENTS OVER THE AGE OF 16 CAN SEE MRS. FINDLEY FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

SENIORS SHOULD CHECK MRS. FINDLEY’S WEBSITE FOR AVAILABLE  SCHOLARSHIPS  AND  THE LINKS TO APPLY.