MCHS Daily Announcements 4.12.16

posted Apr 12, 2016, 5:55 AM by Jacqueline Davis
Afterschool Activities:

Cheer meets outside the Auditorium. 

Today (weather permitting) Cougars Softball vs Columbus HS @ Columbus, 4pm
                Cougars Flag Football vs Clinton HS @ Clinton, 4pm

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.**

Reminder to seniors: Senior Trip money is due by Friday, April 15. No exceptions!

Wednesday, April 13- Junior Parent Meeting! Mandatory meeting for students and parents/guardians of 11th grade students. From 5-7pm we will discuss expectations for senior year, financial aid for college, SAT/ACT, and college planning. 

Support our Athletes at the following games this week!

Thursday, April 14- Cougars Softball vs Grace Dodge @ Randalls Island, 4pm
                        Cougars Flag Football vs Kennedy HS @ Randalls Island Field 85, 4pm

Thursday, April 14The Hetrick-Martin Institute will be hosting its 2016 Annual College Fair from 3:35-5:30pm! Over 20 LGBTQ-friendly institutions of higher education from NJ and NYC will be represented. Location: 2 Astor Place, 3rd Floor. See Ms. Davis with questions. 

Saturday, April 16
VERONICA hosts the second annual "Girls Sweat, Too" event at MCHS from 9am-1pm. Breakfast, Girl Talk, games, Zumba are included for $2 in advance and $4 at the door. See a VERONICA member or Diamond Joseph in Room 517. 

College Trips- April 25th there will be a day trip to St. Thomas Aquinas College & Dominican College. April 26-27 there will be trip to Howard University, Morgan State University & Georgetown University. See Diamond Joseph in Room 517 with questions or to register ASAP. 

**************MEDICAL TERM/ QUESTION OF THE DAY!***********************************
Term of the Day: Carcinogen
First Root Word: Carcin/o- meaning "cancerous, cancer
Suffix: -gen, meaning "substance that produces"
Meaning: "substance that produces cancer"
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************************SENIOR ADVICE TO YOUNGER STUDENTS**************************

From Janiece Brown ('16): Two words: don't slack!

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