MCHS Daily Announcements 3.18.16

posted Mar 18, 2016, 4:29 AM by Zachary Dane
TODAY:
3/14-18: Spirit week was all this week! Today is Villains vs. Superheroes Day. Thank you for participating!

Afterschool Activities:
Step team meets outside the auditorium.

ASAP
- Juniors need to see Diamond Joseph in Room 517 to register for SATs or ACTs. 

Door Prizes for Being On Time! Keep your eye on the entrance to our school; we will be recognizing and congratulating our students who make the effort to get to school on time! See Mr. Ortiz with questions. 

**Are you artistic? Or are you social media savvy? Or do you care about how Marie Curie HS looks? If the answer to any of those questions is yes, please see Ms. Davis, Mr. Singh, Mr. Cates or Mr. Dane to find out about a great opportunity to earn community service.**

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

Wednesday Regents Prep is happening! Speak with your core subject teachers to see if they are offering prep in the areas you need so you'll succeed on the June Regents!

**************MEDICAL TERM/ QUESTION OF THE DAY!***********************************
Today's Medical terms come from the monthly newsletter of "Medical Terminology Daily"which can be found at:

“Cephal-”
“The root term [-cephal-] is Greek, arising from the word... meaning 'head.' It was later latinzed as [cephalicus]. The applications of this root term are multiple, as follows:

-Cephalic: The suffix [-ic] means 'pertaining to,' therefore, 'pertaining to the head.'

-Encephalon: The prefix [en-] means 'inside or within,' therefore 'inside the head.' Encephalon is another term for brain

-Anencephalic: The prefix [an-] means 'without.' Anencephalic is a condition where the brain does not develop.

-Cephalalgia: The suffix [algia] means 'pain.' Cephalalgia is the medical term for 'headache.'"
Accessed on 3.18.16

************SENIOR ADVICE TO YOUNGER STUDENTS!******************
From Ms. Davis (again!): Dress up for every spirit day in high school. Unless you later work in a school, when else will you have spirit days?!?
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SHOUT OUT! Thank you Mr. Smoot for another great book fair! Thank you to all of your volunteers who helped out, too! Does your class read the announcements? Shout your teacher out! See Ms. Davis or email jdavis48@mchsbronx.org.

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