Holmdel High School - "The Home of the Hornets"
Friday, December 15th
A - Day
Word of the Day
Extremely attentive to details.
His punctilious nature would drive people crazy.
“Eco Tip” of the Week
Consider carpooling to holiday events!
Please finish all your food and drink before coming into the library. Thank you.
News from the GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT
Rutgers University Summer Science Scholars Academy
Juniors and Seniors who plan to pursue a career in the health professions may be interested in attending this three-week summer program. For more information or to apply, visit http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/
SUMMER JOB OPPORTUNITY
Rolling Hills Day Camp is looking for lifeguards, group counselors, and specialists for Summer 2018. They are seeking good role models to work with children. Rolling Hills is located on the Marlboro/Freehold border. Transportation can be provided. Applicants must be 16 and have completed 10th grade by the first day of camp. Please apply online at rollinghillsdaycamp.com.
Winter Sports Scoreboard
12/15 @ Shore Reg. (6:30 pm)
12/15 vs. Shore Reg. (6:00 pm)
(co-op w/ Marlboro)
12/16 vs. Jackson Liberty (6:00 pm)
12/19 vs. RFH (4:00 pm)
12/19 vs. RFH (4:00 pm)
12/20 @ Monmouth Univ. Showcase
12/16 @ Ewing (9:30 am)
CLUB and ACTIVITY NEWS
Women’s Empowerment Club
The Women’s Empowerment Club is holding a drive to help those in need. Please drop off a box of diapers and feminine products (tampons, pads) to Room 147. Thanks!
The Lit Mag will be having a writing workshop in the library after school on Friday, the 14th. Come join us to learn more about our plan for the lit mag, and for an afternoon of exciting, themed prompts we've prepared to get creative your juices flowing. Bring your friends
Thank you to all of you who purchased a hand painted ornament from the National Art Honor Society. They will be delivered to you by the artist during the week of December 18th. Happy Holidays from the NAHS!
National Honor Society
All members (new and existing) should check their email for important messages from Mr. Dowd. Maintenance hours forms are due on Monday, December 18 for all existing members. Contracts, dues, and the Google Form are due on Monday, December 18 for all new members. Be timely and responsible, please.
Holmdel Theatre Guild
The HTG will hold auditions for the classic original “rock musical” BYE BYE BIRDIE on Tuesday, December 19 at 2:30 in the Chorus Room. Students should prepare a “Broadway” style song to sing. All are welcome including all Elvis impersonators!
Amnesty International Club
The Amnesty International Club will be having a meeting after school on Wednesday, December 20th, in room 412. Come join us to discuss human rights and learn how to become involved in student activism. See the club meeting agenda here! All are welcome!
Lit Mag - Call for Submissions
The Literary Magazine is seeking student submissions - please check your school email for more details. Submissions are due no later than Friday, January 5th.
Our next meeting will take place after school on Monday, January 8th in room 602. All new members are welcome!!
Class of 2018 Lanyard Sale
The class of 2018 is selling customized Holmdel High School lanyards. You can view a sample of the lanyards in the Class of 2018 display case in the Commons. Lanyards are $5.00. See the Senior Class Officers or Ms. Brenner to purchase.
The Class of 2018 has established a Holmdel Spiritwear website for you to purchase a wide variety of Holmdel clothing: https://ssastores.com/
National Honor Society (Volunteer Page Update)
All members (and aspiring members) should check the NHS website for the updated information from Mrs. Brew about volunteer opportunities in town. Please get involved, even if you do not “need” hours. Give back and you get back. It works!