HOBY's Advanced Leadership Academy is for high school juniors and seniors who want to lead others and make a positive impact in their communities. Students spend five days in our college-prep program developing leadership values and skills, while collaborating with other students, as each create a personla action plan for social change. This will be at Loyola University Chicago's Lake Shore Campus.
Students can learn more and register themselves at this link: HOBY or stop by the guidance office for more information.
COLLEGE DAY PROCEDURES
Each senior may have one college day. The student may take a full day to visit a school or university; however, the student is allowed only a half day to visit a junior college in the immediate area. The absence is considered to be an excused pre-arranged absence. Seniors are encouraged to attend open houses and tours on nonattendance days, such as Columbus Day or School Improvement days. Many colleges now host open houses on holidays in order to accommodate potential students' schedules.
The following procedure should be followed in order for the day to count as a pre-arranged absence day.
· Visit with counselor to
ü Discuss arrangements/appointments at the college
ü Confirm date and times
ü Complete paperwork
v Return completed form(available at bottom of page) to counselor with parent signature
v Get a pre-arranged absence slip from secretary and show it to every teacher
v Visit college
ü Ask lots of questions
ü Secure a letter stating your presence
· Give letter to secretary for excused absence verification
Norris Electric: Must be a member of the co-op. Deadline:
Baker Scholarship applications are in the guidance office. Deadline:
Are you majoring in Education then you should apply for the Michael Hindman and Illinois PTA Scholarship, info is the guidance office.
Siu Energy Boost Undergraduate Undergraduate Scholarship. Must be attending SIU.
Twin Rivers Career and Technical Education, Marathon and Lincoln Trail College are proud to announce an OSHA 10 Training class for high school and Lincoln Trail college Vocational students going into a trade. The OSHA 10 class is required for all employees in the trade profession. The class will allow student to add to their resume as they apply for positions in the near future. The dates for this program istime -3 p.m.and
This class covers safety and employee/employer rights.=\
This is a free training so sign up in the guidance office as soon as possible. Limited seating is available. Deadline for sign up is .
Have you been a member of 4-H within the last two years? 4-H is offering three scholarships. Two of the scholarship applicants must have had a livestock project, the other scholarship a stock project or a general project.
Applications are available in the guidance office.