Word of the Day

Wary – watchful, motivated by caution, on guard against danger

ANNOUNCEMENTS & REMINDERS:

Debate Club

First meeting of Debate club – Tuesday, January 9th, 3:30-4:30 in the library’s “Totem Teaching Area” (south side of the library). We will discuss how to run the club and share information about debate events. Help us get Debate started at Sammamish!

Breaktime-Mealtime Boxes

Families can still sign up for Breaktime-Mealtime Boxes even if you didn’t sign up in the beginning of the year and receive food boxes for Mid-Winter and Spring Breaks.

If you have questions, please contact or visit the Family Connections Center.

Rosy Mendoza  425-456-7610 mendozar@bsd405.org Room 210

Cajas de Comida en el Tiempo de Descanso

Las familias aún pueden inscribirse en Breaktime-Mealtime Boxes, incluso si no se registraron a principios de año y reciben cajas de alimentos para los descansos de mitad de invierno y primavera.

Si tiene alguna pregunta comuníquese, o visite al Family Connections Center.

Rosy Mendoza 425-456-7610 mendozar@bsd405.org Oficina 210

Chipotle Fundraiser

On Tuesday the 9th, the Class of 2019 will be hosting a fundraiser at the Crossroads Chipotle (1328 156th Avenue NE) from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.  When you go, please say you’re supporting Sammamish HS, then 50% of the funds made from your meal will go to the Junior class!

Support SkillsUSA!

Apple slices with caramel dip and a New Year’s surprise will be sold today, Wednesday, after 4th period at the student store for $2.

What to Do with Old Electronics?

The Performing Arts Boosters is holding a fundraiser.  Bring in old electronics working or not (laptop size and smaller) including ink cartridges to the Main Office or the Band Room.

Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship

Applications must be postmarked by March 10

The Kelly Foundation of Washington is offering $2,500 awards for its scholarship program, the Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship. This award is named in honor of Ewing C. Kelly, a longtime radio and television broadcaster. The Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship is designed to reward students who demonstrate good citizenship while striving to attain their academic goals. Applicants will be judged on their academic merit, extracurricular achievements–both scholastically and in their community–and financial need. Please click on the link below to take you to the application website. Winners will be contacted by the Scholarship Committee by April 30th.

Website:
http://kellyfoundationwashington.org/

Online-fillable Application Form –

http://kellyfoundationwashington.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Official-Ewing-C-Kelly-Scholarship-App-10-20-2017-form.pdf

Hand Write-In Application –

http://kellyfoundationwashington.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Official-Ewing-C-Kelly-Scholarship-App-09-21-2017.pdf

Activities and Athletics This Week

SHS Activities and Athletic Events January 2nd- 6th
Time Sport Level Home Visitor Location Bus Depart
Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
4:15 PM Boys Basketball C-Team Sammamish Interlake Sammamish High School  
8:30 PM Boys Swim Varsity Interlake Sammamish Mary Wayte 7:30p
Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
PEP ASSEMBLY- 1:30 PM- ATRIUM
3:30 PM Girls Basketball JV Sammamish Interlake Sammamish High School  
5:00 PM Boys Basketball JV Sammamish Interlake Sammamish High School  
6:30 PM Girls Basketball Varsity Sammamish Interlake Sammamish High School  
8:00 PM Boys Basketball Varsity Sammamish Interlake Sammamish High School  
Thursday, January 4th, 2018
SAMMAMISH SHOWCASE- 6P
8:30 PM Boys Swim Varsity Sammamish Lake Washington Mary Wayte 7:30p
7:00 PM Gymnastics Varsity Sammamish Mercer Island Bothell High School 4:15p
Friday, January 5th, 2018
3:40 PM Girls Basketball JV Liberty Sammamish Liberty High School 2:15p
5:00 PM Boys Basketball JV Liberty Sammamish Liberty High School 2:15p
6:30 PM Girls Basketball Varsity Liberty Sammamish Liberty High School 5:00p
8:00 PM Boys Basketball Varsity Liberty Sammamish Liberty High School 5:00p
7:00 PM Wrestlng Varsity Mercer Island Sammamish Mercer Island High School TBD
Saturday, January 6th, 2018
6:00 PM Boys Basketball Varsity Sammamish Eastside Prep Sammamish High School     


Today’s Clubs

Wednesday      
CLUB ADVISOR ROOM DAY/TIME

DECA

LGBTQ+

Mr. Bright

Ms. Beckerman

110

212

Every other Wed/1:30p.m.

Wed/1:30p.m.

Totem Dance Ms. Myers Atrium or Studio Wed/1:30-3:00p.m.
Soccer Club     1:45-3:30p.m.
       

Tomorrow Morning’s Club

Thursday      
CLUB ADVISOR ROOM DAY/TIME
Journalism Club Mr. Leffler Library Thurs/7:55a.m.


Lunch Today

Express Lunch (Pizza, Burgers & Grab ’n Go)