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Daily Bulletin - Tuesday, December 13, 2015

posted Jan 12, 2015, 1:57 PM by PTSA Moderator
No. 78
Block A Schedule:

  1. Hey Cougars:  It is Petition time!!  If you want to request a schedule change, you must fill out a petition. If you have already submitted a P.E. waiver to drop PE second semester you need to fill out a petition to request the drop.  Petitions are available in the main office starting Wed. 1/14 at 12 pm. The petitions must be returned to the main office by Friday 1/16 at 3:40 pm.  Please be aware that most classes are full and there are very limited possibilities for a schedule change.
  2. Want to work on revising your NaNoWriMo novel? Albany Public library is having a revision session tonight from 6pm to 8 pm.
  3. Would you like to win a cash prize for reading a really interesting book? Pick a copy of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, the true story of how the cancer cells of an African American woman named Henrietta changed medical science forever. Contest details are at both our school library or the public library, or just google the phrase "Albany Reads."
  4. Interested in playing 3 on 3 basketball at lunch? Please turn rosters and team name into Ms Vasarhely no later than Wed, 1/21. Only one varsity BB player per team. Questions, see Ms V.
College and Career
  1. PTPS is hosting a free SAT class at Albany High starting in February.  Classes will take place Tuesdays & Thursdays after-school.  Sign up at or pick up a flyer in the Counseling office for more information.  The deadline to sign up is January 16th.
  2. Attention Seniors, want free money for college? Then come to the Cash for College event on 1/28, starting at 6:30 p.m.  The FAFSA workshop will be in the Library and the Dream Act workshop will be in Room 310.  Families will get a chance to work on their financial aid applications in the computer labs following a presentation. 
Clubs and Teams
  1. Poetry Club is meeting today at lunch in the secret room in 110. We will have a guest coach attending to help us with the Poetry Out Loud contest. 
  2. Football players:  Mandatory meeting today, lunch, Rm. 18.   This will only take about 15 min.
  3. buildOn              TODAY     LUNCH         RM. 206        see you there!
  4. RIVERKIDS       WED.        LUNCH         RM. 214b    Come learn about our mission & work
  5. MODEL UN       WED.        LUNCH         RM. 207
  6. ONE HEART    THURS.     LUNCH         RM. 211
  7. The Swim Team will hold an informational meeting this Thursday, Jan 15 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm in the AHS Library.  All interested parents and swimmers are  welcome to attend.