Tuesday, January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017 10:43 AM


Portuguese Sausage
School Lunch: Hamburger Steak with Gravy
Plate Lunch: Chicken Bruschetta Sandwich

Corned Beef
School Lunch: Cheeseburger
Plate Lunch: Mushroom Chicken


Summer School Early Registration
Early registration for current students begins on Wednesday, January 18. Specific dates and times are as follows:

  • Rising Juniors and Seniors - January 18 at 3:30pm
  • Middle School and Elementary School - January 18 at 6:00pm
  • Rising Sophomores - January 19 at 3:30pm
  • Rising Freshmen - January 19 at 4:30pm

Use your student login on NetClassroom to register at the appointed time. Please review the Early Registration Tutorial ahead of time to prepare for registration. For course information, view the Summer School catalog at http://www.midpac.edu/summerschool/.

Become a Summer School TA
Applications are now being accepted for Summer School TA positions. Most positions are volunteer and will provide community service hours that you can add to your resume. Paid positions are limited and preference will be given to graduates and seniors. To apply, please complete the form at https://goo.gl/forms/QvuQofLoXLtJskJI3. Please email summerschool@midpac.edu with any questions.

Shriners Hospitals for Children® - Honolulu announces it "Under the Sea" Art Contest to help inspire the design for its new EOS imaging system. Submissions fo the art contest will be accepted from January 20 - February 21, 2017. For the official entry form, visit ShrinersHonolulu.org. View the flyer for more information.

Lost and Found
Found items can be claimed during lunch periods. Unclaimed items will only be held for 14 days from date found. Afterwards, the items will be donated. Please check with security during the lunch periods to claim your item(s).

High School

2017 National Poster Contest for Spanish Students
Due to your Spanish Teacher by February 20. This year's theme is "Creating Links Between the Classroom and Career" but remember: only write Spanish and Portuguese in the poster. The 2 Categories and 3 groups are: 8th grade-HAND DRAWN , 9-12 HAND DRAWN and 9-12 E-POSTER. We will send the top 3 for each category and group to the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese Poster Contest.
This year's theme must be visible in the poster in both Spanish and Portuguese:
Creando vínculos entre el aula y la carrera
Criando vínculos entre a aula e a carreira
For rules and requirements email nwysard@midpac.edu and/or see your Spanish teacher today!

Middle School

Art Club Meeting
TODAY, Tuesday, January 17 in room P1 during lunch (bring home lunch). Please notify Mrs. Ikeda or Mrs. Kaneko of your attendance. We will be purchasing supplies to make Edible Arrangements.

Middle School Anime Club - first meeting of the new year is Wednesday, January 18, at lunch in room B5.

College Counseling

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) Early College Program Summer Institute (ECPSI) is for high school students 15 years and older looking to challenge themselves and explore new ways of seeing, thinking, and making in the studio. Students may select two and four week residency sessions. Merit scholarship deadline is 3/24/17. For more information and to register, visit http://www.saic.edu/cs/high_school/summerinstituteresidencyprogram/.

Smith College Summer Precollege Programs for High School Girls offers intellectually stimulating and unique opportunities for high school girls (entering grades 9 - 12 in Fall 2017) who wish to pursue their academic interests in the classroom and beyond. Here, young women are taken seriously and inspired to excel -as scholars, scientists, writers, researchers and leaders. Students must have a strong record of academic achievement, a high level of motivation and a willingness to explore. For more information and to register, visit https://www.smith.edu/summer/.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute PREFACE Summer Program 2017 is a two-week residential summer experience for talented high school sophomores and juniors who will enter 11th or 12th grade in Fall 2017, from groups that have been historically and traditionally underrepresented or underserved in science, engineering, and technological fields, and are interested in pursuing careers in engineering and technological professions. For more information and to apply, visit http://doso.rpi.edu/update.do.

The University of Arizona's Summer Program 2017 (UA Advantage First Year Experience) combines a five-week summer program that allows your student to get a 6-credit head start on their first year of college with peer advising that lasts their entire freshman year. By participating in the program, they will learn what academic life is like at University of Arizona while working with peer advisors, resident assistants and tutors. UAdvantage also allows you to live in a residence hall before other freshmen even arrive on campus and gives you a comprehensive introduction to all UA has to offer so that when other freshmen are just learning the ropes, you'll already feel like an expert. You'll meet faculty and staff who are committed to your success and get to know your new home away from home - the UA campus and the city of Tucson. For more information and to apply, go to http://uadvantage.arizona.edu. Questions: (520) 621-5773 or uadvantage@email.arizona.edu.

College Visits

We encourage you to attend the visits. They are an excellent opportunity to learn more about what colleges have to offer. New college visits are added daily. You can find the most updated list of college visits on Naviance (Family Connection) connection.naviance.com/midpac (under "Colleges" tab and click on "view all upcoming college visits"). If you will be missing a class, you must first ask your teacher for permission AND sign up at least two days in advance on Naviance. You will be responsible for any work missed. Please check the Daily Bulletin and Family Connection for updates and new additions. All juniors and seniors are welcome to attend. If you have any questions, please stop by the College Counseling Office.

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Athletic Events

The bold italic events are #Pueo Pride events. Go Owls!

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