2017 Career/Job Expo Ambassador Notice – Any student interested in an Ambassador position MUST check their school email throughout this week. A “next step” notice will be posted on the “how to” prepare for the official Mon., 3/27 sign up day. Information will be continuously posted on the CDC website – it is a MUST READ!
juniors: CVU is sponsoring a spring college fair on 4/3. Over 100 college admissions reps. will be available to talk with students. SBHS will be providing bus transportation for 45 students. Sign up is on a first-come, first-served basis. The sign-up sheet is in Guidance. A list of colleges that will be attending, permission slips & examples of questions one can ask admissions counselors are located near the sign-up sheet, can be found on the guidance webpage calendar & were emailed via Naviance. The bus will be leaving here @ 11:10 & returning by 1pm for B lunch. THERE IS NO PARKING AVAILABLE @ CVU, so if you plan to attend you MUST travel on an SBHS bus. Parent/guardian permission is required.
The 2017 Vermont Youth Rally for the Planet will be held 4/12 from 9-2. This is an opportunity for students interested in talking with lawmakers about climate change. For more info & to register visit http://www.youthlobby.org/rallyfortheplanet/
Juniors & Seniors: Burlington Subaru & Hyundai, WCAX, The NBT Bank, The Hall Communications Radio Group (WOKO, WKOL, WIZN, WBTZ, WJOY), & Angolano & Company will once again award one lucky junior or senior high school student a brand new car in May. "Drive for Excellence" will reward students based on their academic performance. Students will earn 2 entries into the contest for each "A" they receive & 1 for each "B". The deadline to register all entries is 11:59 pm April 24, 2017. All report cards must be received by the close of the business day (7pm) on 5/3/17. The Grand Prize Giveaway for the new car & three $1000 scholarships from NBT Bank is scheduled for 10am on Sat., 5/20. Contest info & registration can be found here.
The American Legion is sponsoring a Cadet Training Program to be held 6/18-6/23 @ The VT Police Academy in Pittsford. Applicants must be at least 16 yoa & a current junior or senior. The purpose of the Cadet Training Program is to help young people gain knowledge regarding training & responsibilities of Law Enforcement Officers. For more info, see Peg in Guidance, or call 802-223-7131 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is 4/15.
The Ron Brown Scholar Program is pleased to announce the opening of the Guided Pathway Support (GPS) Program 2017-2018 application for current African American sophomores & juniors. GPS is a free program designed to help college-bound African American students navigate the admissions process by directing them to the most comprehensive & reliable resources available. Students must apply online @ https://ronbrowngps.fluidreview.com Deadline to apply is 5/31 & accepted students will be notified on a rolling basis.