Iron Mountain High School Bulletin for Saturday, October 21, 2017
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ATTENTION CLASS OF 2018 Be sure to save your Econo Foods and Super One receipts for your all-night Graduation Party and turn them in periodically to the Guidance Office.
VOLUNTEER HOURS: Students are encouraged to turn in their volunteer hour sheets to DICSA and pick up new ones if needed from the Guidance Office. Any questions please see Mrs. Greenleaf.
CLOTHES CLOSET: The clothes closet is available for all students. There are many items that ANY student can use. Mountaineer gear, sweatshirts, winter coats, formal dresses and more. Many items are brand name. Please see Mrs. Greenleaf in the Guidance office to schedule a time to check it out. Appointments can be made outside of school hours if needed.
IMPORTANT FOR IMHS STUDENTS: Please make sure you are checking your school email accounts as many mass announcements are being distributed this way. Also important, many locker notes are being used so don’t ignore these messages. Because verbal announcements will be brief this year, it’s imperative that you are checking the PowerSchool bulletin announcements also.
College Visits to IMHS:
MSU - Monday, October 23 - in the Media Center during seminar
NMU - Monday, October 30 - in the Media Center during seminar
Marian University - Wednesday, November 15 - in the Media Center during seminar
There are sign up sheets on the Guidance Office door. Juniors and Seniors are encouraged to sign up and meet with these college reps.
AFTER SCHOOL HOMEWORK HELP Students are encouraged to take advantage of the after-school homework help that is available in the Media Center Monday thru Thursday from 3 p.m.-4 p.m.
IMHS BLOOD DRIVE DATES: Will be on Tues. Nov 21, Wed Feb 28th and Wed May 9th. 9:00-1:00 in the Izzo-Mariucci, any questions please contact Mrs. Carey.
IMPORTANT FOR SENIORS AND PARENTS: You both need to create a FSA ID, which is your electronic passport to federal student aid online. You should do this NOW. The link to create your ID can be found at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Link is at the top.
Bay Dual Enrollment Classes for Winter Semester/Term 2 Although it feels like we just got done with registering students for Bay fall dual enrollment, it’s already time to register for Sem. 2. Winter 2018 registration for IMHS students is happening now and on-line classes fill up quickly. Winter semester begins on Jan. 15. Stop and see Mrs. Truscott for the necessary paperwork to dual enroll for Sem. 2. IMHS will pay for tuition, a book (if necessary) and technology fees.
SENIORS: October is College Application Month at IMHS; the Guidance Dept. will be celebrating the week of October 23-27 in English 12 classes. Our goal is to assist every senior who wants to apply to at least one college.
Seniors – The MHSAA Scholar Athlete Scholarship is now available. This is a highly competitive scholarship with 3.5 GPA requirement and a minimum of one varsity letter earned prior to your senior year. See Mrs. Laydon for application details. DUE DATE: November 9, 2017.
SENIOR CLASS HOLIDAY COOKIE FUNDRAISER-- Forms for this fundraiser were distributed in English 12 on 10/12/17. Seniors are reminded to drop off order forms and money in an envelope to the Guidance Office no later than November 1.
Pine Mountain Ski Swap is taking place on Saturday, November 4th. They will be taking downhill, racing, and cross country skis, snowboards, all ski boots, helmets, clothing, and equipment associated with the outdoor sports. A small percentage of the sales will support youth skiing in our area. Item drop off is from 9-11. Sale is from noon-2 pm and pick up is at 3:00.
SENIOR GRADUATION PICTURES-- Senior graduation pictures for the yearbook are due to Mrs. Stanchina ASAP.
SENIOR CLASS MEETING-- The Josten's Rep. will be meeting with the SENIOR CLASS in the auditorium on Wed., Nov. 1, at 9:45 to go over graduation cap, gown, and announcement ordering. ALL SENIORS (including Tech. Cr. and Co-op students must attend! He will be returning on Wed., Nov. 8, from 9:30 until 1 p.m. to take your orders. (All seniors must have a cap and gown to go through commencement in May).
SENIORS: Please submit ideas for your senior class motto, colors, flower, and class song (school appropriate lyrics must be attached) to Mrs. Truscott no later than Friday, Nov. 3.
9TH THRU 12TH GRADE: Any girl that has ANY interest in 9-12th grade girls basketball to please sign up in the office. Also a meeting for girls basketball will be held on Tuesday, October 24 at 3:30 in the Izzo Mariucci Center
JOB OPPORTUNITY-- Issues and Answers is looking for students who would like a part-time job conducting surveys using the telephone. The hours are usually 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Stop by Issues and Answers for an application.