May 1, 2015

South softball defeated Eagle River 16-0 and Chugiak 6-4 in extra time in Wednesday night’s double header. South is now 4-1 on the season.

National Honor Society will meet Friday at lunch in the Auditeria. This meeting is mandatory for all NHS juniors and sophomores. Officer candidates will give a one-minute speech, followed by voting for the 2015 NHS Officers. No late voting will be allowed! Also, sophomores who missed Induction must attend or else they will not be considered official members for next year. See Mrs. Dietrich in H211 with questions.

The computer lab in room F211 will be open today during lunch for student use. The library computers will not be available at lunch during AMP testing.

Ischool, KCC and on site Summer school information is available in the curriculum office or from your counselor.

Students in 9-11th grades that are wanting correspondence grades to post to transcripts for this semester must have the grade posted to their transcript by July 24. It is suggested that correspondence classes be completed by mid June in order for exams to be graded and the correspondence school to send the grade to your school in time for the grade to be posted no later than the July 24th deadline. Any classes completed after July 24th will be posted to transcripts for first semester of the 15/16 school year and not able to be used for eligibility.

Anchorage School District students will be riding their bikes to celebrate Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 6. More than 50 schools will be participating in this event that promotes healthy habits, safe bicycling and a cleaner environment. Last year Alaska ranked first in the nation for number of schools and participants in Bike to School Day. Students who ride their bikes to school on May 6 may enter a prize drawing for a Redline Raid bike from the Bicycle Shop or in-store credit for the value of the bike. See Ms. Miller (the PE teacher) for raffle tickets at the front of school on May 6. Help keep Alaska #1! Bike to School on May 6!

SENIORS: The Curriculum Office has only received about 50 requests for FINAL OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS be sent to the college you will be attending. ALL colleges will require a final transcript with your graduation date and second semester grades posted on it before they will finalize your scheduling for classes. The yellow FINAL TRANSCRIPT form is available in the Curriculum Office and must be filled out with a complete address for the college you are attending. Please plan ahead!

"Seniors, if you turned in pictures to the yearbook, please come by room G212 to pick up your flashdrive or disk before Friday!"

The great CHUCK giveaway. Mr. Strauss is giving away his collection of 50 pairs of Converse shoes during lunch in the Commons on Friday. If you wear a size 7 (girls 9) Converse, come on down for a free pair. One per person please

South vs Service Varsity Baseball Opening Game is at Mulcahy at 1:00 pm on Saturday. These are big rivals in baseball, so it should be a fun and exciting game! Bring friends and family! Go South!