• Huron News 01/14/18

    Posted by Huron Webmaster on 1/16/2018

    From the Principal’s Desk – Dr. Janet Schwamb

    Huron News for the week of 1/14/18

    Monday, 1/15/18 – No school for students and staff in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    City of Ann Arbor 2018 Deer Management Program:

    The City of Ann Arbor has released details of their 2018 Deer Management Program to take place in January.  The program will include non-lethal sterilization activities from January 2 through January 7.  The lethal program takes place January 6 through January 31st on private and public lands. Several parks and nature areas in the city will be closed from 3 PM to midnight during this time.  To ensure safety of community members, security will be in place monitoring and patrolling parks while sharp shooters are present. Please visit the city’s Deer Management Website for the complete listing of parks, signage locations, education efforts and additional information.

    Congratulations to all the10th grade students who participated in the Personal Project Exhibition. The students’ enthusiasm for and understanding of their topic was tremendous. Many thanks to Mr. Todd Newell our MYP Facilitator and the Personal Project teachers, Mr. Whiren, Ms. Smigell, Mr. Cain, Mr. Whiren, Ms. Ghawi, Mr. Long, Ms. Kubacki, Ms. Tabor, Ms. Smigell, Mr. Sigworth, Ms. Saeed, and Ms. Kim. Also, thank you to all the families who came to the exhibition.

    Tuesday, 1/16/18, IB in 11th and 12th Curricular Options Night - Parents and students in the sophomore class are invited to come discover more about IB courses at Huron in the 11th and 12th grade. The evening will have an open format, and will allow participants to browse class presentations in a ‘living museum’ format. Parents and students will have the opportunity to meet current 11th and 12th grade students, teachers, counselors, and both IB Diploma and Career-Related Programme coordinators. Please join us in the Huron cafeteria

    Thursday, 1/18/18 - NINTH GRADE COCOA AND CRAM. It is time for our annual Link Crew sponsored Cocoa & Cram event from 3:00-4:30 in the cafeteria. Link leaders will be there to help ninth graders prepare for final exams including working on study guides, completing missing assignments as needed, and getting organized.

    Thursday, 1/18/18 - Huron High School's 4th Annual Art Night at 6:00 PM. Each and every Huron art student will have work on display. The event will be held in the 3200 hallway (Art Wing) at Huron, and will feature a student art show, art  demonstrations, studio tours, and refreshments.

    Friday, 1/19/18 - AFTERPARTY DANCE Come to the Afterparty dance on Friday the 1/19/18 after the Pioneer game ends until 11:00 PM. The theme will be "glow." There will be black lights and FREE glow sticks to go around. Tickets will be on sale for $15 at both lunches this week. Tickets will be $20 at the door. Pioneer students are also welcome to join in after the game. Wear your neon! And bring your student ID.

    Saturday School - 1/20/18 8:00AM-11: 30 AM- Rising Scholars will host Saturday School next Saturday.  Staff members will be present to help tutor students. Rising Scholar parents will be on board to cook a hot nourishing breakfast for staff and students.  All Huron High School students are invited. This is a great way to prepare for end of semester exams.  Our SAT Coaches will attend Saturday School in order to assist your Junior. Juniors should notify the students at the sign in table that they would like to work with the SAT Coaches, Ms. Colby & Ms. Reinhardt.

    HURON'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION. Celebrating our Past, Inspiring our Future - Saturday 1/20/18. Open house 5:30 PM- 7:15 PM in Huron’s cafeteria. Concert in Meyer’s Auditorium 7:30-9:00 PM.

    AP registration will begin this week 1/16/18. Please refer to https://www.a2schools.org/huronAPregistration to remind students of the AP registration process and deadlines. This year, we will firmly stick to our deadlines.  If students miss the deadline for registering, they will not be able to test.

    Upcoming Dates:

    Semester 1 Exam Week: 1/23/18-1/26/18.  . Monday, 1/22 is th only full day for students. Students will depart afer completion of exams Tuesday - Friday.To revew the exam week schedule and student departure times please visit  https://www.a2schools.org/ Page/8830

    USA GAP YEAR FAIR The Ann Arbor, Michigan Fair will be held at Ann Arbor's Skyline High School, 2552 N. Maple Rd, on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, with the program beginning at 6:00PM and Fair running from 6:30-8:30 PM. Admission is free, but pre-registration is recommended at http://www.usagyf2018annarbor.eventbrite.com/. For more information, contact John Boshoven at (734) 994-2027 or at boshoven@aaps.k12.mi.us / Alia Pialtos at (508) 864-8808 or pialtosa@youinc.org.

    Have a wonderful week!

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