Weekly Messenger 3/9/2020

March 6 – Erin’s Law Presentation
March 10 – ISA Science Assessment (see below)
March 12-15 – Orchesis
March 20 – School Improvement Day – 11:00 a.m. Dismissal
March 23-27 – Spring Break
March 30 – School resumes 
ISA Science Assessment
Juniors will be taking the ISA science assessment on Tuesday, March 10 from 1st through 3rd hour.  Students will be using their chromebooks. Please make sure to have fully charged chromebooks on this day.  

College and Career Expo
On Saturday, March 14 there will be a Career and College Expo at NIU’s Holmes Student Center, 340 Carroll Avenue, DeKalb, IL.  The expo will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. The expo will include meeting and hearing from community leaders, meet college representatives and local employers and find out information on post-secondary options.  To register visit go.niu.edu/visionforsuccess.  Please email jmjeanblanc@gmail.com with questions. 

Summer School Registration – Now Open
Registration for Summer School is now open.  Students who would like to take a summer school course can pick up an application in the Counseling Office or can complete one online (see below).  The cost is $200.00 and can be paid through the webstore or by cash or check in the Main Office. Payment is due at the time of application. All fees must be paid prior to enrolling in  summer school. 2020 Summer School InformationSummer School Application

ZAPS SAT Test Prep
Sycamore High School encourages Juniors and Seniors who want to improve their SAT scores to take an SAT test prep course.  We are working with a Sycamore High School alumni, at Doorway to College, to provide our students with the opportunity to participate in high-quality test-preparation classes for the SAT.  Doorway to College will be offering an SAT Prep Seminar on Saturday, April 4, 2020 in the Auditorium of Sycamore High School. The cost is $85 and you can register at www.doorwaytocollege.com To receive 10% off all digital products enter coupon code: doorway2college.  Census Takers Needed
Friday there will be a table set up in the Cafeteria during lunches with information for students who are interested in work.  A student must be over 18 and must pass the background check.  Social Media Tips
Try keeping your home screen to tools only.  Limit your first page of apps to just tools-the apps you use for quick in-and-out tasks like Maps, Camera, Calendar, Notes.  Move the rest of your apps, especially mindless choices, off the first page and into folders. Sycamore High School

Tutoring is available after school in the Library every Tuesday and Thursdays from 3:20pm-4:20pm.   Tutoring is available on Sunday from 7pm-9pm.

SHS Athletic
For information for the upcoming Athletic events please visit 8to18.