MCHS Daily Announcements 1.7.16

posted Jan 7, 2016, 6:01 AM by Zachary Dane
Senior Portraits continue. Seniors, see Ms. Davis if you have questions about your appointment time. 

Afterschool Activities
Bachata, Merengue Y Mas (Ms. Filpo, Room 501)
Gay Straight Alliance (Ms. Birnbaum, Room TBA)
Green Club (Ms. Davis, Room 515)
Mock Trial (Mr. McCormick, 534)
Student Government Association (Mr. Childs, Room 508)
Sistahs in Leadership (Ms. Rivera, Room 519)

CityHarvest Food Drive ongoing until January 27th
Bring in canned food or nonperishable items to donate to CityHarvest! Grades will be competing for most pounds collected. There will be prizes for select students who participate. Collection boxes will be in the following rooms: 
9th grade to Mrs. Minaya in 530
10th grade to Mr. Pei in 516
11th grade to Mr. Childs in 508
12th grade to Mr. Cates in 519

Jan 12th- Cougars' basketball plays the Annex Campus School at Mott Haven campus.

Jan 15th- Our annual Winter Formal Dance will be held from 7PM to 11PM. Tickets are $3 in advance and $5 at the door. See an SGA member or Mr. Childs for tickets. All guests must have a high school student ID - No exceptions! Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. Dress your best!

Jan 20- Cougars' first home game will be against a team TBA

Reminder: School door alarms are on. Please exit through the 3rd floor main exit (unless you have 8th period or 2:30 dismissal; after the door is closed again at the end of the day the alarm is back on!). 

**************ONGOING EVENTS/ ACTIVITIES/ MEETINGS***************************

 Join I AM! Every Wednesday till the first week of June. If you're an MCHS male, see Luke Alvez or Abebe Morris for more information. 

**************MEDICAL TERM/ QUESTION OF THE DAY!***********************************
(This is a new feature of the Daily Announcements, and a way to build up your medical knowledge while still in high school. Aim to check the Medical Term/Question of the Day every day of the week!)
PRN      Pro re nata
PRN means when necessary (eg, a medication may be administered PRN for pain). 
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***************SENIOR ADVICE TO YOUNGER STUDENTS!*****************************
(Another new feature for 2016, the seniors class will offer daily nuggets of advice to younger students)

From Sabrina Pierre '16: "Always respect your teachers because you will never know when you will need them."
SHOUT OUT! Shout out to Mr. Dane for posting our daily announcements and for maintaining our AWESOME school website. Thank you!! Does your class read the announcements? Shout your teacher out! See Ms. Davis or email