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Harwood Two Week Calendar Nov 24 – December 6

Thanksgiving Break:

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Wednesday, November 26 – Sunday November 30, 2014

On behalf of the Harwood Union Administration and Faculty and Staff, we would like to wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving.  Whether staying at home or traveling, enjoying a quiet gathering or a large one, spending it with family and/or friends, may your holiday be a time of relaxation and joy; warmth and safety; and filled with gratitude for all the wonders – great and small.

Please note: Due to the Thanksgiving Break, the next Newsletter will be sent out December 4.

 

Turkey Trot

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Thanksgiving Morning 10:00am

Warren Elementary School

***All proceeds benefit the Warren Elementary PTO***

2.5 mile fun run/walk through Warren Village

Pre-register at madrivervalleyturkeytrot.eventbrite.com

or warrenschool.org

$20 adults ($25 day of)/ $10 children 12 and under

Free T-shirt for anyone who pre-registers

Questions?  Email tracylynnvt@gmail.com or call 802-496-2487

National Honors Society Induction – Mark Your Calendar, December 7:

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Details will be forthcoming; however the National Honor Society Induction will be on Sunday, December 7, 2014 @ 6 pm in the Harwood Union High School Auditorium

 

Class of 2017 Annual Christmas Tree Sale, December 7:

The Class of 2017 is holding the annual Christmas Tree Sale at American Flatbread in Waitsfield. This sale is the most important fundraiser in support of the Sophomore class. We have been holding the sale since 2003 thanks to the generosity of George Schenk from Flatbread. We invite and encourage any parent of a sophomore student to help out during the sale date with their student’s Teacher Advisory group. In addition, we really need assistance on December 5th at 4:00 PM to unload and set up trees. Parent volunteers receive a $5 voucher toward the purchase of a tree. Finally, all community members can help out by purchasing their Vermont grown tree from the sophomore class. If you would like to volunteer on the 5th, please contact Ellen Berrings at 882-1167 or eberrings@wwsu.org.

Dates of the sale are: December 6, 7, 13 and 14 from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM and December 12 from 4:00-7:30.

 

Senior Parents:

There is still time to place a Senior Recognition ad in the 2015 Royal Tartan Yearbook.  The deadline is January 15.  The recognition ads can be placed by parents, relatives, or friends and can recognize one senior student or several (senior sport team members, BFFs, cousins, etc.).  Please contact Nancy Myrto at 244-5186 ext. 0 or nmyrto@wwsu.org for more information.

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Student Notices

Sophomores: Class of 2017

2015 HUGH O’BRIEN YOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE (HOBY)

Place:  Vermont Technical Center

Date of Conference:  May 21-24, 2015

HOBY is the nation’s foremost youth leadership development organization.  Its mission is to inspire and develop our global community of youth and volunteers to a life dedicated to leadership, service and innovation.

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO:

Submit an Essay:  In 100-250 words, describe the most rewarding and challenging aspect of being a leader in your school and community.

Return application, the Essay and a resume to the School Counseling office no later than Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Only one (1) sophomore student will be eligible to attend, plus an alternate.  Any questions see your school counselor.

Pictures Needed for the Yearbok

If you have any school sports, music, community, etc. pictures we can use in the yearbook, please submit them by going to the harwood.org website, clicking on academics, then senior information, followed by upload pictures to the Josten’s yearbook website.  We will not be able to use all photos, but the more we have to choose from, the more complete our school yearbook will be.  Please remember this is a “school” and not just “senior” yearbook and we need photos of all grade activities.

Spring 2015 Lacrosse Registration

Registration for Spring Mad River Lacrosse and Waterbury Lacrosse is now open and closes on November 30, 2014.   Space permitting, registration thereafter includes late fees!

For more information and to register please visit www.MadRiverLax.org.