Announcements for 10-31-14
From the Desk of Principal McElmeel
Tuesday, November 4th is Election Day. There is no school for Students.
Just a reminder to turn your clocks back one hour this weekend!
Parents please join us on Monday, November 3rd at 6:00 pm in the Media Center for our PTSO meeting!
College and Career Center
Next week we’ll host Oberlin College and Ohio University. Please sign up for college visits with Ms. Smith in The Cube, Room B 327.
The Skyline Writing Prize
The Skyline Writing Prize, a competition sponsored by the Writing Center, is in search of the best pieces of writing produced by Skyline students. Entries are due today. For more info, visit tinyurl.com/writingprize, or see Mr. Austin in room A 415.
Senior pictures are due November 14th. There will be a $10 fee for late submissions until November 30th. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Mrs. Ray at firstname.lastname@example.org or email yearbook staff at email@example.com
Men’s Water Polo Tournament
Skyline Mens Water Polo team is proud to host the regional tournament at the Skyline pool this weekend. Come cheer on your Eagles!
Boys Cross Country
Come on out and cheer on Skyline's boys cross country team this Saturday at State Finals at the Michigan International Speedway starting at 2:00 pm! This is the first time in school history that the boys cross country team has qualified as an entire team for states! It will be a very exciting race, as the boys are ranked in the top ten in the state. Go eagles!
Skyline Varsity Ice Hockey
The Skyline Varsity Ice Hockey team will hold their tryouts for the 2014-2015 season at Yost Ice Arena on Monday, November 3rd from 7:00-8:20 pm; Tuesday, November 4th from 6:00-7:20 pm; and Wednesday, November 5th from 7:00-8:20 pm.
Are you interested in health and wellness? Come to the SkyWell club after school on Monday, November 3rd in room B 408 to discuss the meaning of wellness, learn and act upon health behaviors, and improve the health environment of Skyline. We will host guest speakers, participate in activities, and have snacks!
Spanish Club invites all students who signed up at the Club Fair to join us at our next meeting on November 6th. Spanish club will meet the 2nd and 4th Thurs. of every month in room C 407 after school.¡Vengan todos que quieren!
The new Ann Arbor Unified women's hockey program for Huron and Skyline has our first practice next Monday, November 3rd at 6:10 pm at Veteran's Memorial Ice Arena. There will be a team meeting before practice at 5:00 pm. This is a no cut sport with no experience required. Varsity letters will be awarded if players qualify. If you are interested in playing, please check with the athletic office to make sure all of your paperwork is turned in and up to date as you will not be allowed on the ice without it.
Skyline Pompon will be having an informational meeting for students interested in trying out for the winter season team. The meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:30 pm in the student commons, pool side. Please plan to attend to receive valuable information about tryouts and the upcoming season in addition getting your questions answered by Coach Cortney. Questions? Contact Coach Cortney at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AFS USA is offering 10 full scholarships to go abroad and make an impact in the world! Tell us your idea for a volunteer project that could have a meaningful impact abroad. If your idea is chosen, you'll receive a full scholarship to spend two weeks abroad with AFS making your vision come to life. All U.S. 8th to 12th grade students are eligible to enter. Apply by December 10, 2014 for AFS project:change at www.afsusa.org/project-change
We’d like to remind students who drive to school that you must purchase a Skyline Student Parking Pass from Ms. Brewer in the Main Office. Students may only park in the Student Lot. Students' cars found parked in the Staff Lot or the Visitors Lot will be towed at the owner’s expense.
This is a reminder that Skyline is a closed campus and students are not permitted to leave campus during lunches. Please note that any student who leaves campus is subject to disciplinary action.
Student Arrivals and Departures
Students: please remember that you must be dropped off and picked up at the Student Entrance before and after school each day. No drop-offs or pick-ups are allowed at the Visitors’ Entrance or the Bus Stops. Please note that students who arrive late to school should proceed directly to class as we are no longer issuing hall passes for late arrivals.
Did you know you can access important Skyline announcements online? Find us on Facebook at Skyline High School, and on Twitter at SkylineHighA2. Both sites have the official Skyline school crest as the profile picture.