SCHOLARSHIPS Dacotah Chapter, Daughters of American Revolution, Good Citizens Scholarship: Each High School may choose one senior student as the DAR Good Citizen. That student then has the opportunity to enter the Good Citizen Scholarship contest. The chosen Good Citizen student will have two hours to write an essay on a selected topic. Deadline: Dec. 1. The winner of the Dacotah Chapter scholarship is then entered in the North Dakota State DAR contest. The Chapter award is $300 and the state award is $250. For more information regarding this and many other scholarship opportunities see Mr. Varriano.
United States Senate Youth Program: North Dakota selects two winners and two alternates. Open to seniors and juniors who are currently serving in a position in Student Body Government or Class Officer, a member of student council, or student representative elected or appointed to a district, regional or state-level civic and/or educational organization approved by the state selection administrator. Two students from each state receive a week, all-expense paid trip to Washington DC to observe the workings of the nation’s capital, plus a $10,000 scholarship. Due: Oct 16th. For more information: www.ussentateyouth.org <http://www.ussentateyouth.org>. Application at <https://www.nd.gov/dpi/uploads/1254/USSenateYouthProgram.pdf> Send all applications to: Patricia Laubach, Department of Public Instruction, Dept. 201, 600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0440 ph: (701) 328-4525
Juniors and Sophomores interested in taking the PSAT need to bring a check to Mr. Varriano, for $16 made payable to May-Port CG. Deadline is September 19th.
The Comets Basketball 3 on 3 Developmental League for grades 3-8, that was to begin September 24 has been canceled.
School will be dismissed at 1:45 TODAY for teachers’ professional development.
FCA will meet TODAY at 1:45 in the commons.
High School Class Officer Elections will take place during lunch TODAY.
Senior Parents Night for Football will be this Friday, September 15th.
Today’s menu is Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Chips, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, and Fruit.