November 16, 2017

November 16, 2017
RECENT INFORMATION 

Legislature Page program
Take a look at the Announcement on the Home page that talks about this great program.

Service Learning
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. Next meeting this Saturday, November 18th. Call Linda at 360-480-1894 or email her atLinda.terry4@gmail.com or talk to Heather at the counseling office. (Kazda)

Conference Week/Thanksgiving Schedule:
Besides attending the mandatory Student-led Conference, the following is the schedule for next week:
November 20 (Monday) – Conferences (School at Home – all students) unless attendance is required by a teacher during tutoring hours.
November 21 (Tuesday) – Conferences (School at Home – all students) unless attendance is required by a teacher during tutoring hours.
November 22 – 24 (Wednesday – Friday) (Thanksgiving Holiday observed – No School)


Avanti Movie Night
The Leadership class is planning on having a movie event at The Capital Mall Theatre, on Tuesday, November 28. There is an afternoon showing of Justice League, all tickets cost $6.00. We were thinking of having everyone pay for their own ticket and meet at the mall theatre at 4:00 pm. (ASB/Griggs)

Chess Tournament Fundraiser
Alright Avanti Students! We are holding our 1st Annual Chess Tournament, in hopes to fundraise money for our Ethiopian student Belmelke. Every year we look to fundraise $360 to help supply funds towards living, medical and school supplies for Belmelke. After Advisory starting at 11:40AM, we will be holding a Chess Tournament in Nikki's Room (101) for the afternoon. A suggested $2 donation will get your in the double elimination tournament. If you are interested in participating, please sign up in the office with Brenda Beck starting today. We are also in need chess sets for the tournament. If you are interested in loaning us a Chess Set, please stop by Nikki's room to drop it off. (Winkley)

Seniors
If you are needing help with college applications, essays or filling out the FAFSA, conference days are a great time to meet with Heather and ask for help with any or all of these things. Please fill out the form found on the Avanti Counseling webpage to make an appointment or stop by the counseling office. College application DEADLINES have started! (Kazda)


RECURRING OPPORTUNITIES

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)

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)

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. Once you've sent the form, please be sure to check your email for my response! (Kazda)