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                     WILLIAM TENNENT DAILY BULLETIN                    

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    Monday, February 24, 2020

     Absent Note due: 02/19/2020

     “White” Day 

    Counseling & Career:

    Are you looking for an opportunity to add Community Service Hours to your Transcript?  Then stop and see Ms. Bielawski in the College and Career Center (Room B201) to see what is available. 

    Has cancer affected your life?  Are you a cancer survivor?  Have you helped a family member or friend deal with cancer?  Have you lost someone to cancer?  The Cancer Support Community Greater Philadelphia is holding its 8th annual Ben Strauss Youth Program Essay contests for teens to share their stories about how cancer has been in their lives.  The first place prize is $400, second place is $200 and third place is $100.  Contest deadline is Monday, April 13th. Please see your Counselor for a Contest Entry Form.  

    Seniors!!  Another Community Scholarship has arrived.  Have you played on the Warminster Baseball Softball Association Team for a minimum of four years?  Have you completed at least 32 hours of Community Service and will matriculate at a college/university, trade or technical school in the fall?  Then stop by the College and Career Center, Room B201 and ask for the scholarship application. 

    Are you interested in Forensic Science?  Then check out the 18th Annual Forensic Science Symposium on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Cedar Crest College, Admission is free but you must register at cedarcrest.edu/visit. 

    The Bucks County (PA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated is sponsoring their 12th annual Teen Leadership Institute on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Bucks County Community College.  This event will provide teens with leadership training, teen empowerment strategies, college preparation information, scholarship information, and much more!  Register early seating is limited.  Go to buckscountylinks.org. 

    The Soroptimist International of Indian Rock will once again present "Dream It * Be It" Career Support Conference for High School Girls on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Spring Mill Country Club.  You will meet women from a variety of occupations.  This program will provide tools and resources to help shape your future careers.  Registration is first come and space is limited?  To register go to www.soroptimistindianrock.org.  For additional information contact dreamit03.28.20@gmail.com.

    Clubs/Sports/Activities:

    Need glasses? Think you need glasses?

    A mobile vision center will be at William Tennent March 16th, 2020. Free professional eye exam and glasses from Salus University Eye Institute.  No strings attached! See school nurse for permission slip.

    Unified Track - Informational meeting on Wednesday, February 26th at 2:30pm in room C102. See Mr. Mulville, Ms. John or Mr. Creighton for more information.

    Attention Fashion Club, just a reminder that there will be a meeting this week on Wednesday February 26th. This meeting is for designers and the marketing team. Please do your best to attend. Thanks, hope to see you there!

    Interested in manufacturing? Check out Manufest on March 10th.  Explore how things are made right in your own backyard.  Learn about career pathways in manufacturing including design, engineering, machinist, sales, marketing, customer service, accounting, and more.  Meet area employers. Find out what they look for in future employees.  Make connections for possible internships/ apprenticeships and hand-on experience!  See Mr. Quintangeli in F201 for more information and a field trip permission slip by February 26th.

    Attention Seniors: We are doing a Senior Signatures spread in the yearbook.  A table will be set up during all lunches on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Please stop by the table and sign the paper so your signature can be included in the yearbook! 

    Boys Volleyball preseason workouts continue this week on Monday night from 7:00-9:30 PM and Tuesday and Wednesday after school from 2:30 - 4:00 PM.  Tryouts begin on Monday, March 2nd from 3:00-5:30 PM.  If you have any questions regarding the boy's volleyball program here at Tennent, please see Mr. Marchetti in Room A118."

    Baseball workouts are Monday and Tuesday this week at 6 P.M.

    There is a mandatory meeting for parents of students going on the Vermont ski trip on Monday, Feb. 24 at 6 pm in Ms. Konell's room, C215. There is also a fundraiser at Iron Oven that night. Mention the Ski & Snowboard club so the proceeds go towards the trip.

    Any LGBTQ student interested in joining the GSA at the Rainbow Connect Leadership Conference at West Chester University should stop by F205 to see Mrs. King.  Registration is free and this very popular conference is not yet at capacity--but will probably "sell out"

    Mrs. King has all of the details and can help you register.

    Both teams are still looking for individuals to sign up for some of our newer events.  Stop by the Black and White tables during your lunch to find out more! 

    Attention: The monthly meeting for German Club will be on Monday, February 24th in C202 from 2:30-4pm.

    Think you have what it takes to be a great filmmaker? Then don’t miss your chance to enter a film in the 5th annual Behind the Lens Film Festival, which will be held right here in the auditorium on April 23rd. Once again, professional filmmakers will be judging this year’s films. Deadline to submit films is March 13. Details can be found on the BWTV page on the Tennent website, or you can stop by the TV Studio to see Mrs. McCaffery with any questions.

    We still have a limited number of yearbooks remaining.  Yearbooks will remain on sale until they are sold out.  To order a yearbook, visit the WTHS homepage to access the link to order.  Cost of a yearbook is $90.