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Monday, January 5, 2015

posted Jan 5, 2015, 5:23 AM by Jodi Quinn   [ updated Jan 6, 2015, 7:32 AM ]
Welcome Back Wildcats and Happy New Year!  Let's make 2015 the best year ever at Hazen!
College Alumni to Visit:   Recent Hazen graduates who are enrolled in college will visit Hazen on Wednesday, January 7, during TA and Support Block to meet with interested Seniors and Juniors to discuss their college experience and answer questions.  Juniors must sign up in the Guidance Office today, Monday, January 5, to be eligible to attend.  
Ski and Ride Trip this Week:  Member of the Ski and Ride program that plan to attend the first trip on Friday, January 9, must sign up outside of Ms. Foster's room before  2:45 PM on Wednesday, January 7.  The following are important reminders for skiers and riders:  Students must have at least 70% in all classes to be eligible to attend; Middle school students MUST eat first lunch and be prepared to board the bus at 11:30 AM;  All gear MUST be in the lobby by 10 AM;  All skiers and riders MUST wear a helmet;  The trip will return to Hazen at 5 to 5:15 PM.
After-School Programs this Week:  There are lots of activities for students at Hazen, so check it out and get involved!  The Chess Club will meet on Tuesday, from 2:45 to 3:45 PM in Mr. Lockhart's room.  Zumba Dance  Club will meet on Wednesday, from 2:45 to 3:45 PM in the Cafeteria; Juggling will meet on Thursday, 2:45 to 3:45 PM in the Cafeteria;  Art Club will meet on Friday, from 2:45 to 3:45 PM and the Swim Club will also meet this Friday.  Students planning to go on the Swim Club trip this week must sign up in advance with Mike Clark before Friday.  
Coming Soon......High School Exams!  January 12 - 15. 
Winter Governor's Institute:  The Governor's Institutes of Vermont for students in grades 9 to 12 is now taking applications!  Spend a Winter Weekend taking an intensive study challenge, gain exciting new skills and ideas, and make new friends!  Astro Photography, Entrepreneurship, Current Issues and Leadership, and Arts -Comedy Theater will be on February 6 to 8 at Goddard College.  Advanced Math for Girls or Songwriting for Writers and Musicians will be on February 13 to 15 at Marlboro College.  The events are held Friday to Sunday (overnight).  The application deadline is January 13.  There is a sliding scale for tuition fees and scholarship are available made possible by VT EPSCoR for Workforce Development and Diversity.  See Mrs. McCarthy for more information or visit www.giv.org.