Announcements for Wednesday September 18

Posted by Meredith Giltner on 9/18/2019

Good morning Skyline!

 

Congratulations to National Merit Letter of Commendation Recipients

The following 9 students are being commended by the National Merit Scholarship program for their outstanding performance on the PSAT they took last fall. They were in the top 34,000 out of 1.5 million students who took the test.  Please join us in recognizing the following students: 

 

Nikhila Anand

Eleanor Andrew-Vaughn

Elena Axinn

Shaunak Bhagat

Thomas Kerschbaum

Minki Lee

Shawn Meah

Gemma Poulsen

Shaina Tracy

 

Congratulations to all of you! 

 

News from the Cube

This week in the Cube, we will be hosting: 

Today: Gannon University @ 9:45 am University of Toledo @ 9:45 am Adrian College @ 1pm Ferris State University @ 1pm Northern Michigan University @ 2 pm 

Thursday: Madonna University 12:30 pm Concordia University AA @ 2 pm Occidental College (CA) @ 2 pm 

Friday: Saginaw Valley State University @ 12:30 pm Knox College (IL) @ 1:15 pm

 

Homecoming Updates: 

Homecoming will be the second week of October and more specific information will be coming in the next several weeks. If you’re bringing a guest who isn't a Skyline students - dance guests forms are due Monday, Oct 7th by 2:45pm. Forms can be found in both SLC office, outside A115 or under the student space tab on Skyline's website.  

 

Class Shirts, Skyline Shirts and Hoodie orders close this Wednesday, you can find the link on the student space tab on Skyline's website if you would still like to order one or see Mrs Bezeau.  

 

Homecoming Dance tickets will be on sale during both lunches Tuesday, October 8th thru Friday, October 11th during both lunches for $30. Prices will increase to $35 at the doors the night of the dance. All Skyline students and guests must have a ticket and school ID.  

 

If you have any homecoming questions, please see Mrs Bezeau in Room A115. 

 

Link Crew Leader Meeting

There is a leader meeting after school today in the library



Come to Book Bridge! 

A club working to bring new children's books to Detroit kids. Our first meeting is tonight right after school. Meet us in C412. See ya there!

 

Student Equity Club

READY, SET, GO!! Are you ready...for Skyline's favorite club! It's student Equityyyy! Thursday's 3:00, Ms. Plouffe room. A404 be there or be square. 

 

Attention all World Humanities students and Latin students in level 2 or higher! 

Are you interested in coming on the Spring Break trip to Greece and Italy? If so, tell your parents to come to the informational meeting tonight at 5:00pm in the Skyline Commons. This meeting is mandatory if your parents missed the first meeting back in May.

 

JSA

Are you interested in current events? Do you like to debate? Join us after school every Thursday in Ms. Barton’s room, C417, for Junior State of America, a debate club with new, timely topics to discuss weekly. This week’s topic is “Should the US rebuild its public transportation system or should we focus on making cars a better choice? ” See you there!

 

Chess Club

Attention all students and staff. Join us on Tuesday September 24th for our first chess club meeting of the year. We welcome all players of any skill level. Come to room C310 after school on Tuesdays.  

 

Do you love doing rigorous mathematics for fun? 

Sign up to take the MMPC (Michigan Math Prize Competition) with your math teacher or Mr. O in C310. The cost is $5. The first portion of the test will be given Tuesday, October 8 during 1st and 2nd hours. Previous winners have won money! The deadline for signing up for this test is Monday, Sept 23.

 

Thank you, Skyline, and have a great day.