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                         WILLIAM TENNENT DAILY BULLETIN                    

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    Thursday, October 31, 2019

     Absent Note due: 10/28/2019

     “Black” Day 

    Counseling & Career:

    Juniors and Seniors!!!  Would you like to learn more about what Bucks County Community College has to offer?  An Admissions Counselor will visit WTHS on November 21st.  Go to Naviance to sign up.   

    Seniors!!!  In order for your application to be considered complete by the college/university you are applying to, you must submit all required materials by the due date.  This includes sending the application directly to the college, letters of recommendation submitted by your teachers,  transcript, and SAT/ACT scores if required. 

    Attention Juniors and Seniors!  Recent William Tennent graduate, Nikki Reh, will be presenting information about the University of Alabama's Fellow Scholarship. The University Fellows Experience at the University of Alabama is a community of elite scholars that have a true passion for service and leadership.  Fellows pursue knowledge and action in the classroom, campus, community, and world.  Fellows are mentored by top professors and world-class experts from many disciplines.  The program offers scholarships that cover the FULL cost of attendance plus stipends.  The information session will discuss the opportunities the University Fellows Experience provides, as well as the application process & tips!    The presentation will be Friday, November 1 at 1 PM.  Please sign up in the School Counseling Office.

    Any 9th grade student who is interested in learning more about the opportunities available at the Middle Bucks Institute of Technology is invited to sign-up for a session led by a representative from MBIT on Monday, November 4 in the Auditorium.  If you are thinking about applying to MBIT for next year, you can sign-up on the Google Doc in Canvas Announcements. Please sign-up by November 1 to make sure you have a spot.

    Mark your calendar!!!  Financial Aid Night, Monday, November 4th at 7:00PM in the Auditorium. 

    Seniors!!!  Looking for Scholarships?  Do not forget to check out Naviance, new scholarships have been posted.

    Are you a student who's making a difference through volunteering?  Applications for the 2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Award are now available.  Go to spirit.prudential.com to apply.  Deadline is November 5.

    Clubs/Sports/Activities:

    The WTHS Swimming and Diving will start practices on Monday November 18. The previous schedule is incorrect that was handed out at the meeting, so please stop by Mrs. Reilly's room for a correct start to the season schedule.

    Juniors and Seniors!!!  Would you like to learn more about what Bucks County Community College has to offer?  An Admissions Counselor will visit WTHS on November 21.  Go to Naviance to sign up.

    Please be aware that there is a scheduled 2-hr delay on Friday, November 1.  Transportation schedules are posted on the Centennial School District website under the Transportation tab.  AM MBIT students will be bussed to MBIT at the regular time.  Please check the transportation website to confirm your bus pickup time and location for a 2-hr delay schedule.

    Gifted tenth, eleventh, and twelfth-grade students: you are welcome to attend the gifted trip to Swarthmore College on Wednesday, November 6, but you must get your permission/insurance form in as soon as possible.  We open the trip to ninth graders on Friday.  Seating is limited! See your facilitator with any questions!

    It is NOT too late to sign up for the blood drive!  Any student who shows up for an appointment will be entered into a raffle for gift cards, powderpuff tickets and WINTERBALL tickets!  Remember, every donation saves 3 lives and that is a prize in itself.

    WINTER SPORTS BEGIN ON NOVEMBER 18!--Make sure you have a physical form completed--if you need one you can get them online or in front of the Athletic Office. Concussion testing if you did not have one done in the fall testing will be on November 13 at 3:30 in the cafeteria. Just in case you do not know what is available in the winter here is the list of sports for boys and girls: Basketball, Bowling,  Swimming and Diving, Indoor track and Wrestling.

    Attention all Forensic students, past & present. On November 7, Tennent will host its first Forensic Career Expo in which professionals in a wide range of forensic fields will be visiting to answer your questions about their careers.  If you are interested in meeting toxicologists, forensic chemists, bomb experts, coroners, district attorneys or forensic biologists you will want to apply to attend.  Pick up an application outside of C201 or ask Ms. Dale for details.  All applications are due by 10/25, you will be notified if you are selected to attend by November 1.

    SPORT FOR THE FEARLESS!!!  Are you into gymnastics, skateboarding stunts or just a daredevil at heart?!  Then THE WTHS DIVING team is for you! Come on out for open board days, Monday 11/4 and 11/11 at 3:30 with Coach Venuto and show him you have what it takes to be on the dive team. This event will take place in the pool!

    Did you know that this year's spring musical is the Broadway version of Cinderella?  If you are interested in auditioning, you may pick up an audition information sheet along with a rehearsal calendar outside of Ms. Flack's office, F113.  All audition information may also be found on Ms. Flack's teacher page.  Auditions will take place after school on November 20 and 21 with call-backs on the 22nd.  Sign-ups for auditions and stage crew applications will be available outside of Ms. Flack's office on November 7.  Good Luck!