MCHS Daily Announcements 5.5.16

posted May 5, 2016, 6:30 AM by Jacqueline Davis
Today is the 9th grade Global MOSL Exam. Good luck to all our scholars!

Upcoming exams: 
5/6- AP US History & English MOSL exams
5/9- NYSESLAT and AP Biology exams
5/11- NYSESLAT exam and AP ELA exam
5/12- NYSESLAT and AP Statistics exams

JUNIORS- If you registered for the May 7 SAT exam, make sure you have your entrance ticket, an ID, and a good night's rest!

Afterschool Activities
         Bachata, Merengue Y Mas (Ms. Filpo, Room 501)
       Gay Straight Alliance (Ms. Birnbaum, Room TBA)
       Green Club (Ms. Davis, Room 515)
       Student Government Association (Mr. Childs, Room 508)
       Sistahs in Leadership (Ms. Rivera, Room 519)
Support our Athletes
Girls' Flag Football  5/5 Cougars vs Dewitt Clinton HS @ Randall's Island, Field 75
Girls' Softball   5/6 Cougars vs Samuel Gompers @ Randall's Island, Field 29

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.**

Awards Ceremony: May 10, 4:30-7:30 students will be honored for excellent academic performance. Parent Association and School Leadership Team elections will also be held. Hope to see you there!
Blood Drive: May 19, 9am-3pm. Donate blood and help save lives!
Cancer Awareness Relay WalkPerformance, Carnival & Volleyball Game: May 26. See Mr. Dane to help plan this event!

**************MEDICAL TERM/ QUESTION OF THE DAY!***********************************
Term of the Day: Gastritis
First Root Word: Gastr/o- meaning "stomach"
Suffix: -itis, meaning "inflammation"
Meaning: "inflammation of the lining of the stomach"
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************************SENIOR ADVICE TO YOUNGER STUDENTS**************************

From Okeal Roye ('16): Don't be a follower. Always put your best forward. Don't set yourself up for disappointment; always think better and higher of yourself. 

******************SHOUT OUT!*********************************************

Shout out to everyone who woke up and got to school and work on time today! Good job taking care of business! Does your class read the daily announcements? Shout your teacher & class out by emailing