October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017
RECENT INFORMATION

College and Career Fair
Seniors!! The Olympia School District College & Career Fair will be held at Olympia High School on Tuesday, October 24 from 4pm-6pm. This is the biggest college and career event in Olympia! (Kazda)

FAFSA Workshop at Avanti
On the same day, Tuesday October 24, Avanti will be holding a FAFSA Workshop from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Please visit the Career Center to sign up if you or your family are planning on attending to make sure we have enough space. (Kazda)

Adventure Club trip to Porter Falls
October 20, 8:30-12:00. The sign up list is on the bulletin board by the vending machines. This is an easy 1.5 mile walk to a scenic rocky outcropping where two rivers join. Cost: $5 ($3 with Activity sticker) Sponsored by the Adventure Club. Check out the pic Here. (Sogn)

Avanti Haunted School
WANTED: CREATIVE, FUN, SCARY, SHY, TALL, SHORT HAUNTED SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS AND DONORS! PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM ON THE HAUNTED SCHOOL PAGE!!!! (Think fun, Think Service Learning, Think Supporting a Worthy Cause)!!!! (Hanby)

Safe Place Workshops
We will be offering students the opportunity to attend two workshops with Sierra Abrams from SafePlace in the Advisory activity time on November 8th. More info can be found on this flyer or ask Nikki for more information. (Winkley)

RECURRING OPPORTUNITIES
Assembly Announcements form
You must fill out this form (click here)! if you wish to make announcements at the Assembly. We will now be taking surveys so that announcements will maintain relevancy to school activities. Only people who fill out this survey and get approval will be allowed to make announcements. (ASB)

Math tutors needed
Peer tutors needed for math Fridays from 12:20-2:20 pm. Help students create a better understanding of their Learning Plans and earn Service Learning credit at the same time. Connect with Nikki or Mr. Thedell for more details or to sign up. (Winkley)

Scholarships/Service Learning

If anyone is interested in applying for a Good Citizen scholarship through the Daughters of the American Revolution, please see Heather in the counseling office.
Great opportunity for service learning hours. The STEP program, which brings together teens and elders for through inspired conversation, is looking for new teen members. Call Linda at 360-480-1894 or email her at Linda.terry4@gmail.comor talk to Heather at the counseling office. (Kazda)

Women's Club Scholarship 
Seniors- the Women's Club of Olympia is offering three scholarships: $3,000, 2,000 and 1,000 to recipients who have financial need, community involvement and good academic standing. Scholarships are open to all genders. This is a local scholarship worth applying for! You must be planning to attend a school in WA state. Stop by the counselor's office for more information and a copy of the application! (Kazda)

Make an appointment with the counselor
I've created a link to a form on the Counselor's page, that students can fill out and send to me when they need to meet with me, either for academic or personal reasons. The hope is that instead of going to Brenda, students can requests appointments directly with me. (Kazda)