Weekly Messenger: January 7

Upcoming Important Dates

  • January 21 – No School – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • January 26 – First National Challenge

Spartan Minute
The Spartan Minute is a news and announcement show that updates every day. You can check out the Spartan Minute by following us on Twitter (@SycamoreHS), Instagram (SycamoreHS) and YouTube.

ZAPS ACT and SAT Test Prep
Sycamore High School encourages Juniors and Seniors who want to improve their ACT/SAT scores to take an ACT or 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 both the ACT and SAT.  Doorway to College will be offering an ACT test-preparation class on Saturday, February 2, 2109 and an SAT test-preparation class on Saturday, February 16, 2019 in the Auditorium of Sycamore High School.  The cost is $85 per class and you can register at www.doorwaytocollege.com

ACT Testing – Sign Up
Sycamore High School will be a national test site for the ACT test on Saturday, February 9, 2019.  If your student would like to take the ACT here they will need register by Friday, January 11, 2019.  To register please visit,  www. ACT.org, enter school code 197740, and pay the fee.  Both writing and no writing will be offered.

Enrichment Speaker
The Enrichment Speaker, Thursday, January 10, will be Brandon Johnson, from Tate & Lyle.  Donuts will be provided.

Parent Tip
Get a good start to 2nd semester by getting homework completed.

Yearbook Purchase
Now is a great time to purchase a yearbook for the 2018-19 school year. They make excellent Holiday gifts. Please visit the following link: https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/index.cfm/general/homepage.

Sycamore High School Tutoring
Tutoring is available to SHS students on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, from 3:30 to 4:30 PM, Sunday night from 7:00 – 9:00 PM in the Library.  Pizza will be served on Sundays!

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