Daily Announcements

September 21, 2018 Announcements 

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Lancer of the Day is Annabelle Cook. Please stop by the STUCO room during 4th hour to pick up your prize.

Reminder to all Senior families: the FINAL due date for Senior Ads in the Yearbook is TODAY – Friday, September 21!  Please turn in your contracts and money to the office by 3:30!  Contact Hauberkads2019@gmail.com with all questions.  Don’t miss your last chance to be in the back pages of your senior yearbook at SME!

Next Thurs., Sept. 27th is the first re-take/make up day for yearbook pictures!  This includes all students.  Stop by the Library, anytime between 8:30 – Noon, at your convenience!  The final re-take day is Nov. 1st.

Student Services:
Juniors and Seniors--Sign up to see these colleges this week:  Rockhurst, Knox, Creighton, Ottawa, Vanderbilt, Kansas, Wichita State.

Sign up to see these colleges next week: Iowa State, Tulsa.

Attention Juniors:  All juniors will take one of two tests at SME on Wed., Oct. 10 (junior PSAT or a practice ACT). If you are taking the PSAT, registration is now open at Total Registration and runs through Sept. 28. No registration is necessary for the practice ACT.  For more information see the Testing page on SME website.  More information is coming soon on Oct. 10 activities for 9th, 10th, & 12th graders.

Athletics:
Calling all Future Lancers!  The 2018 Football Season Cheer Clinic will be held on Saturday, September 22nd from 1-3:30pm in the SME main gym! The sideline performance for the clinic will take place at the Varsity football home game at SM North Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 27.  For additional information and registration forms, visit smecheer.com.  Register by Friday, Sept. 14th to guarantee your preferred shirt size by the day of the clinic! (Late registrations and walk-ins will still receive a shirt by the performance date; however, they are not guaranteed their preferred size by the date of the clinic itself.)

Thanks to the students interested in bowling.  Make sure to turn in the Parent Signature form to Coach Elliott in room 316 or Coach Scott in the wood shop room as soon as possible.

Clubs:
If you missed the annual SME Musical Revue last night – don’t miss your last chance TONIGHT, starting at 7:00pm!  Come see some of the incredible talent East has to offer as they sing songs from Tony Award winning musicals!  Tickets are just $5, or free with your SME student ID.

Harry Potter Club will meet after school for the first time next Monday, September 24th in room 402! All are welcome to attend and enjoy food, trivia, and games!

Hello students of Shawnee Mission East.  Help Merriam Park Elementary school by collecting Halloween costumes to ensure that no child in the KC Metro area goes without one.  The costumes must be new or gently used (no stains, tears, etc.). Each costume must be placed in a ziplock bag labeled with the size/age, and description of the costume.  All costumes must be school appropriate and there cannot be any weapons or props that look like weapons.   A collection bin will be located outside of the main office through October 12th. 

Join the annual 5K, Belinder Brave Run, Saturday, October 6th!  The 5K race starts at 8 am, and a 1 mile fun run follows at 9 am. The race begins and ends at Belinder. Runners and walkers of all levels and ages are welcome. We will have free post-race food from Einstein Bros, Krispy Kreme, Great Harvest Bread Company and Hy-Vee. T-shirts are included in the registration fee.  All funds raised go to the Belinder PTA.  You can learn more and register for this event at www.belinderbraverun.com

Applications are available for Student Election workers outside of room 307.  This is a paid position, and requires a teacher recommendation and a training class.  Applications are due back to Ms. Fishman by Sept. 29th

Seniors! Senior Service Day is on October 10th.  Sign up by September 21st in order to get a T-Shirt. The absolute final deadline for signing up is October 3rd. The sign-up link has been sent to your student emails, and it will also be available on the share website, smeastshare.com.  Be sure to sign up it is sure to be a great day!!!!!!!!  Senior Service “morning” will be followed by a Senior picnic in Harmon Park from noon - one.  There will be food and fun provided by STUCO and SHARE.   It’s going to be a GREAT day!

Calling all Brookwood Seniors!  Sunday, September 23, 4:00pm for the Yearbook Picture.  Please bring $10 for the Yearbook Ad (cash or check payable to Molly Musson--any extra money left after paying for senior yearbook ad, we will make a donation to SMS Project Graduation).  Wear white shirt and jeans for all 6th grade photo with East and private school seniors from Brookwood.  Meet at 4:00pm on the playground at Indian Creek (temporary Brookwood location) Sunday, Sept 23.  Spread the word to anyone who was a 6th grader at Brookwood in 2012-2013 (graduating this year 2018-2019) ...and forward this info to them.  Keep an eye out in May for the senior Pizza party (in the NEW Brookwood)!

Need Service Hours....Clothing Exchange is looking for volunteers to help bag, load, and unload a large donation of clothing on Monday, September 24th from 7:00pm-9:30pm. Questions call SMAC PTA Clothing Exchange Chair, Sarah Baker @ 913-706-9958.   

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