Thursday 19 January 2017
Interested in representing your class in Lip Feud during Winterfest Week? Then someone from your group must attend a very brief meeting at 12:05, right after exams on Monday in Pittman’s room. Sign ups are in the counseling office, do not miss out!
Seniors: We have a new scholarship in our book in the counseling office. It is the Founders Freedom Scholarship in the amount of $1776 (see what they did there?). Applications are due April 15, 2017. Speaking of scholarships and deadlines, the deadline for Kalamazoo Community Foundation scholarships is March 1. To check out that list, go to www.kalfound.org. AND there is a merit based scholarship available in the counseling office for KVCC, so if that's where you plan on attending next year, go check it out.
Also, Seniors, if you need help filing out the FAFSA, Financial Aid experts will be here Wed, Feb 8 from 5-7 pm, during conferences, to meet with parents/students individually to help get started completing the FAFSA online. Stop in the counseling office to make an appt to meet with a representative. A list of required documents/info will be available when you schedule your appt time.
If you have any remaining questions about exam week transportation, please see our home page for schedules and maps.
FRESHMEN LinkCrew is hosting Cocoa and Cram, a study session just for you on Sunday 6-8pm in the Lower Commons. Come get some final help studying and enjoy some delicious treats.
Have you ordered your yearbook? February 1 is the last day to get yours. You can order via the link on our website, or directly with Ms Wangler on 3rd floor.
Just one more opportunity for Earn Back Time and that is Saturday Jan 21, 8am-noon in the Lower commons.
Mark your calendars for the Student/Teacher Appreciation Night for the PN drama production of The 39 Steps. Doors will open at 5:45 and the show starts at 6pm Thursday, January 26th. Seating is very limited so get there early to ensure you get a ticket. Student tickets are just $5 and teachers with school ID are admitted for FREE!!
Join us tonight at the middle school pool at 6 PM to root on your Huskie men's swim team against Kalamazoo Central.
Registration night for PN Men's lacrosse is tonight Thursday Jan 19 from 6:00- 7:30pm in Community Room A.
Attention college bound athletes- National Signing Day is Feb 1 and Portage Northern would like to help you celebrate your achievement by hosting a signing event. The signing event will take place Feb 1st at 10am on the Igloo balcony. We encourage and welcome you to have family and friends attend the event. They are welcome to bring decorations like school flags, balloons, etc. Be sure YOU wear your college of choice apparel for the event. Photos of each college bound athlete will be taken. If you plan to attend the event on Feb 1, please stop by the athletic office and let Mr. Riker or Mrs. Schermerhorn know so plans can me made accordingly. If you cannot attend, but plan to play in college, please stop by the athletic office and let Mr. Riker or Mrs. Schermerhorn know where you plan to play so we can include you in our athletic newsletter.