Morning Star 9/7/16

This week at SoHi  

Sept 6 – Sept 16

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Sport Calendar –  http://www.arbiterlive.com/Teams?entityId=21192   or  http://www.asaa365.com/

Soldotna Facebook Pages: https://www.facebook.com/SoldotnaHighSchool

Girls basketball https://www.facebook.com/groups/sohigirlsbasketball/

Cheer  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Soldotna-High-School-Cheerleading/232804936749898?fref=ts

Football https://www.facebook.com/pages/Soldotna-Stars-Football/131267523677034?fref=ts

Hockey https://www.facebook.com/SoldotnaHighHockey?fref=ts

Ski https://www.facebook.com/pages/Soldotna-High-School-Ski-Team/170519102961137?fref=ts

Boys basketball https://www.facebook.com/sohistarsbasketball

Soccer https://www.facebook.com/sohisoccer?fref=ts

Baseball https://www.facebook.com/soldotnastarsbaseball?fref=ts

Cross Country Running https://www.facebook.com/groups/139569669707871/

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Facebook Page:  Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

 

Wednesday, September 7th

  • Homecoming Week

Dress up day – Class Colors

Fresh – Purple

Soph – Black

Jr – White

Sr – Blue

 

Thursday, September 8th

  • Homecoming Week

Dress up day – Guys in Ties, Girls in Pearls

  • Picture Day

 

Friday, September 9th

  • Homecoming Week

Spirit Day

  • Football vs Palmer
    • JV – 3:00 pm
    • Varsity – 6:00 pm
  • Cross Country @ Frank Dieckgraeff Invitational (Seward)
  • Swim @ Homer

 

Saturday, September 10th

  • Swim @ Homer
  • Homecoming Dance
    • 7:30-10:30 pm

 

Monday, September 12th

 

Tuesday, September 13th

  • Cross Country @ Boroughs (Seward)

 

Wednesday, September 14th

  • Early Release

 

Thursday, September 15th

  • Volleyball @ Wasilla

 

Friday, September 16th

  • Volleyball @ Palmer
  • Swim @ Kenai Invite

 

Saturday, September 17th

  • Football @ Kodiak
  • Volleyball @ Colony
  • Cross Country @ Homer Time Trials
  • Swim @ Kenai Invite

 

Please join us for a Post-Secondary Planning Night in the SoHi Library All parents and students welcome Tuesday, September 13th  6:00PM-7:00PM  Topics to be covered are College & Career Search, Post-Secondary Assessments, Timelines, Financial Aid, College Application Process, Types of Post-Secondary Schools, College Athletics Requirements, College Visits, and more.

 

Take the PSAT!!  Pencils will be provided. Bring your calculator (scientific/graphing or 4 function)!

WHEN:      7:40 am on Wednesday, October 19th

WHERE:   In the Auditorium

WHO:         9th, 10th, 11th, be there!

HOW:         Sign up with Mrs. Marquardt (office) by Oct 14th

COST:        $16.00 (No refunds)

Space is limited, priority will be given to Juniors, sign up now!

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP IS Friday, Oct 14th

 

AUDITIONS FOR Once Upon a Mattress (the Princess and the Pea musical) will be Thursday, September 8, 3-5 PM in the auditorium. The show will be performed November 10-12 and is open to any academically eligible 7th-12th grade Soldotna area student. You do not need to come with anything prepared: Just come dressed to sing and dance. This is SoHi’s first musical in many years and the last high school musical Mrs. Zopf-Schoessler will direct, so come be part of history!

 

Pictures are September 8th , RETAKES are October 13th.

 

Soldotna Stars Letterman Jackets are available to order at www.neffco.com.  Click on Varsity Jackets, find our school by State, select  Soldotna High School, starting at $149 you can personalize it anyway you would like.  Any questions contact Heather Parkki, 907-260-7022.  Makes a great Christmas gift!

 

The afterschool tutoring buses will start running on 9/6. There are 2 buses that leave at 4:15. You must be on the route list to ride the bus. See Ms. Wear or Ms. Bartman in the library to find out more information and/or get on the bus list. You can also email them at twear@kpbsd.k12.ak.us or call 260-7036.

 

Sophomore

 

Juniors

 

Seniors

 

Mr. Gordon is collecting Baby and Senior pictures for the Graduation Slide show. Turn in no more than one of each. December 2, 2016 is the due date for all pictures to be turned in. We will also be collecting video highlights from the various  extra-curricular events throughout the year. Due date for the video highlights will be April 21, 2017 but please turn them into Mr. Gordon immediately after the events if possible. Pictures and video clips can be sent by email to dgordon@kpbsd.k12.ak.us.  Pictures and video clips turned in after the above dates will not be included in the Graduation Senior Video/slide show.

 

There are two ways to order a transcript.  Each way serves a different purpose.

If you need a transcript sent to a college or NCAA or a similar agency, then you will need to log on to: www.parchment.com   to order transcripts to be sent.  The request is then forwarded to SoHi.  After processing,   it then goes through cyberspace… rather than the US mail… to get to its destination, which is much faster!  ALL transcripts that are headed for NCAA, colleges, etc. have to be processed this way!

FINAL TRANSCRIPTS!    A final transcript is one that shows your second semester grades…  If you order your transcript when we are IN second semester,,, you will need to make sure you choose “next grading period” when you go on to Parchment…  that way your transcript request will wait until the grades are in at the end of the year before it is sent.

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If you need a transcript for scholarships, scholarship folders, insurance, etc., then, you will need to see Mrs. Treider in the Counseling Office.

 

Parents

 

The Soldotna High School PTSA will hold its first meeting of the school year on Thursday, September 15th at 5:30pm in the SoHi Staff Lounge.  Please join us to learn more about how the SoHi PTSA contributes to After Prom, After Grad, scholarships, and many other areas that support our students, staff, and community.  New members are always welcome – membership forms will be available at the meeting and annual dues are $10 per person.  Stay up to date on important events at our school, issues related to education at the local, state and national level and connect with other SoHi parents through PTSA!  Please contact Sheilah-Margaret Pothast at agr8fulmom@hotmail.com (put SoHi PTSA in the subject line) for more information.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 

The Kenai Peninsula School Activities Association (KPSAA) is seeking a Parent Representative to serve the remainder of the current term ending with the current school year.  Parent Representatives are an important voice on the KPSAA Board, and will seek information from other KPBSD parents to report back to the KPSAA Board at our quarterly meetings.  For more information, please contact Tiffany Eck no later than September 9, 2016 via email teck@kpbsd.k12.ak.us or by phone 907-714-8884.  Our first meeting is scheduled for September 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Soldotna Prep school.

 

The KPBSD Wellness Committee is seeking nominations for a Parent Representative.  The Wellness Committee is responsible for reviewing Board Policy 5141.6 Student Nutrition and Physical Activity for districtwide compliance and seeks input from our schools, parents and community members.  The committee meets 2-3 times per year, typically in the Central Peninsula area.  For more information, please contact Tiffany Eck no later than September 15, 2016 via email teck@kpbsd.k12.ak.us or by phone 907-714-8884.  Our first Wellness Committee meeting will be held on October 4, 2016 at the District Office building from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

There are two ways to order a transcript.  Each way serves a different purpose.

If you need a transcript sent to a college or NCAA or a similar agency, then you will need to log on to: www.parchment.com   to order transcripts to be sent.  The request is then forwarded to SoHi.  After processing,   it then goes through cyberspace… rather than the US mail… to get to its destination, which is much faster!  ALL transcripts that are headed for NCAA, colleges, etc. have to be processed this way!

FINAL TRANSCRIPTS!    A final transcript is one that shows your second semester grades…  If you order your transcript when we are IN second semester,,, you will need to make sure you choose “next grading period” when you go on to Parchment…  that way your transcript request will wait until the grades are in at the end of the year before it is sent.

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If you need a transcript for scholarships, scholarship folders, insurance, etc., then, you will need to see Mrs. Treider in the Counseling Office

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