Daily Bulletin

Wellsville High School Bulletin for Friday, March 23, 2018

SENIOR PARKING L thru P March 19th thru 23rd; R thru W March 26th thru 30th; A thru K April 2nd thru 6th.


LUNCH & ALA CARTE LUNCH: Cheese Pizza, Fresh Green Salad, Baby Carrots, Baked Beans, Diced Fruit; Opt. Entree: Ham Chef Salad; ALA CARTE: Pizza $1.00, Chef Salad $2.50

COMPOSITE PICTURE Please turn in a Vertical Senior Picture to the office by March 30th. You can also send digitally to ajones@usd289.org

OUTSIDE DATE FORMS FOR PROM are in the office and due back by March 30th.

FRIDAY - LUNCH On Friday, we will have Freshman and Juniors eat first lunch and Sophomores and Seniors will eat second lunch due to enrollment.


Attention Sophomores and Juniors: All students interested in applying to be a mentor for the 2018-19 school year will meet during seminar on Monday, April 2 in the library. If you are interested in becoming a WHS mentor, you need to be there.


DANCE TEAM TRYOUTS TRYOUT PRACTICE will be Monday, March 26th and Wednesday, March 28th 4-6 p.m., TRYOUTS will be MARCH 30TH @ 4:00 p.m. Forms are in the office, Please turn in to the office by Monday, March 26th or turn in at the tryout practice.

WELLSVILLE CITY EMPLOYMENT The City of Wellsville is looking for 2 students, one Junior and one Senior, for Summer Employment. Please, pick up applications at the City Hall.

ATTENTION SENIORS Seniors: The Kansas Crime Stoppers Association Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough’s office. Seniors must be in good standing and on target to graduate from any accredited Kansas high school. Along with the application, seniors must include an original essay describing their future goals and objectives. All materials must be completed and received by March 23rd.

CHEER TEAM TRYOUTS Tryout Practice is Monday, April 9th from 5:30-7:30 in the KD Gym. The tryout judging will be Wednesday, April 11th at 4:30 in the KD Gym. Forms are in the office.

ATTENTION SENIORS Seniors: The Kansas County Clerks and Election Officials Association Scholarship application is now available to seniors who plan to major in Journalism, Political Science, Communications, or Business and planning to attend a Kansas college as a full-time student with 12 credit hours. The application can be found at http://www.kcceoa.org/scholarship/; scholarship deadline is April 2nd.

ATTENTION SENIORS Seniors: The Sam Smith Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough's office for Franklin County students with an interest in pursuing a career in the Criminal Justice field. This includes all areas of Criminal Justice; law enforcement, lawyers, court clerks, court reporters, legal assistants, etc. This will also include Political Science and Social Services, with an emphasis on child protection services and counseling. Award amount: $500. Deadline is March 30th. See Mrs. McCullough for an electronic copy of the application.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation is now accepting applications for 2018 Wolf Creek Bright Start scholarships. We are proud to offer 10 scholarships of $1,000 each to high school seniors who are pursuing a degree from a four-year, two-year or vocational institution of higher learning. To apply, please visit https://form.jotform.com/wolfcreeknuclear/2018-brightstart-external and complete the form. The deadline to apply is March 31. Please note we are limiting the number of applications per school to 10, so be sure to turn yours in early!

BLOOD DRIVE MONDAY, APRIL 2nd 1:00 - 5:00 in the KD Gym.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY The Franklin County Farm Bureau Association would like to invite seniors to apply for one of four $500 scholarships being offered by the association. Applicants must live in Franklin County, have parents who are Farm Bureau members, and planning to attend a two- or four-year college or technical school. The application is located outside Mrs. McCullough's office. Deadline is April 3rd.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Seniors: The Glenn & Carolyn Layton Memorial Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough's office. Applications must be typed so ask for an electronic copy to be emailed to you. Applications are due to Mrs. McCullough April 13th.

MIAMI COUNTY SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY The Miami County Family and Community Education and Community Club Council College Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough’s office. Applicants are to be a Miami County resident and high school senior or college freshman. Award amount: $500. Application deadline is April 1st

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY The Kansas Seed Industry Association Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough's office. Applicants may be high school seniors or college students, must plan to attend a college in Kansas and be seeking a degree in Agronomy, Ag Education, Ag Econ/Business, Ag Communications, Food Science, Grain Millling, Ag Technology, Ag Farm Management, Horticulture, etc. Award amount: $1,000. Deadline: April 2nd.

ATTENTION SENIORS Seniors: The Soroptimist International of Ottawa Youth Citizenship Award application is available outside Mrs. McCullough's office. This award is given to a Franklin County high school senior in recognition of citizenship. The amount of the award is $500. April 1st is the deadline for applying for this award. See Mrs. McCullough for an electronic copy of the application.

ATTENTION SOPHOMORES There will be a tour of Peaslee Tech on Wednesday, April 11th. Any sophomores considering a tech program should sign up for the visit on the sheet outside of Mrs. McCullough's room.

HAZARDOUS OCCUPATION TRAINING The Frontier Extension District will be sponsoring a Hazardous Occupation Training (H.O.T) class May 25th. This class is required for 14 and 15 year old youth who want to operate farm tractors on farms other than for their parents. The only time a 14-15 year old would be exempt from needing this training would be if he or she works for their parents on the family farm. This training is required however, if the “family’s farm” is a partnership, incorporated, or the youth is working on a grandparents farm. This training is also required if youth are planning to use lawn mowers or tractors larger than 20 horsepower. The class will meet Friday, May 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Pomona Community Center in Pomona. The driving and written test will be given off site at a local producer’s farm. Youth will be transported by the instructors to the farm and back to the Pomona Community Center. There will be a small registration fee of $6.00 to cover class materials. Pre-registration is required by calling one of the District Extension Offices, Lyndon at (785)828-4438; Ottawa at (785)229-3520; Garnett at (785)448-6826 or by emailing the agents at: rschaub@ksu.edu or dhibdon@ksu.edu or reschaub@ksu.edu by Friday, May 18th. Participants are required to pick up their Tractor Safety Materials from the Extension Office and to have read the materials prior to the start of the class.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Attention Seniors: The Chely Wright LIKE ME Scholarship is available online at https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarship-directory/gender/other/chely-wright-like-me-scholarship. This scholarship provides financial support for students pursuing a college degree who actively advocate for LGBT youth and/or to students who are severely affected by teen bullying or suicide of an LGBT youth.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Seniors: The Over the Road Gang Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough’s office. This scholarship will be awarded to a senior interested in pursuing automotive-related fields. Award amount is $1,000 and is renewable. Application deadline is April 1st.

ATTENTION SENIORS Seniors enrolling full time at an NCAA Division I or II college or university in Fall 2018 may request their final amateurism certification starting April 1. This is a requirement to compete their freshman year. To request final amateurism, students should log in to their Certification Account at eligibilitycenter.org.

ATTENTION JUNIORS Attention Juniors: Final deadline for Kansas Boys State registration is April 30. The 2018 session dates are June 3-8, 2018 at Kansas State University campus. Delegates must be a junior, be in the upper half of your class, be a self-starter, and be involved in extracurricular activities in your school and community. Please visit the pre-session website at www.kansasboysstate.org or www.kansasboysstate.org/apply

K-STATE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Seniors: The Franklin County Friends of K-State Scholarship application is available outside Mrs. McCullough office for any senior planning to attend K-State this fall. Application deadline is April 2.

ATTENTION JUNIORS JUNIORS: The American Legion Auxiliary Sunflower Girls State program will be held June 3-8, 2018 on the campus of the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS. ALA Girls State is a nation-wide, American Legion Auxiliary program, focusing on the promotion of Americanism and good citizenship & leadership. Participants will learn the duties and responsibilities of citizenship through hands-on participation as citizens of Sunflower Girls State. This program is open to young women who are current Juniors. Deadline for registration is May 1, 2018. Participants may be sponsored by their local American Legion Auxiliary Unit or may pay their own registration. More information can be found in the attached poster or at ​www.ksgirlsstate.org or see Mrs. McCullough for an application.

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