8/27 Announcements

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COUNSELORS are available in the media center for anyone throughout the day.

FREE EYE EXAMS & GLASSES We are partnering with Heiken Children’s Vision Program to provide free eye exams and glasses to students. No insurance needed! Parents can either fill out the application online (http://www.floridaheiken.org/) or fill out a form and return it to guidance. If 30 students sign up to get an eye exam, they will even send a mobile unit to the school to screen students. Students who received this service last year are welcome to sign up again for another eye exam.


DISTRICT STUDENT APPS There is an intermittent issue with the Student Portal that is actively being worked on. We have added a Student Apps (iReady, Khan Academy, etc) link to the portal login screen as a temporary workaround to ensure no interruption to student learning. Access the directions here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1U6E6o6g9EvYBPydLEZHUZiM82c78CAl0/view?usp=sharing


BE LIKE BRIT CLUB will have its first meeting of the year on Wednesday in room 7-101 during lunch. We will be discussing our upcoming donation drives for orphanages in Haiti! All are welcome!

BEST BUDDIES This past summer, 3 members of the Warriors Best Buddies Club attended the fun filled Leadership Conference at the University of Indiana. Over 2200 students from 20 different countries were in attendance! President Bree Huggins, Ambassador Spencer Brown, and faculty member Roisin Capparelli, spent the weekend learning about INCLUSION! All of this year’s events were exciting, encouraging, very inspiring! This year’s theme was Inclusion Lives Here, and we want to continue that message here at our school. GO BEST BUDDIES!!! A table will be set up during lunch this week to sign up for Best Buddies. https://youtu.be/0DdrPyCoDoQ

BLUE WATER BABES a Club to support the families of Cancer patients is having its first informational meeting tomorrow (Wednesday) during lunch in room 5-105 please bring your lunch so we can have enough time to discuss this year’s events.

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLUB is meeting this Thursday for the first time this year in room 5-105 during lunch please bring your lunch as well. You do not have to be taking the class to join the club.

HOSA – Interested in health careers? Then come to the HOSA meeting on Wednesday, September 4 in the auditorium after school at 2:45. All Medical Academy Students are invited to participate in this organization. Why not, you are already a member. HOSA is not only for Academy students but anyone who has an interest in health care can join. Find out about what HOSA can do for you and about all the fun activities for this year. Be a member and be part of our HOSA Family. Applications are in room 7-106.

NO PLACE FOR HATE FIRST MEETING OF THE YEAR for any interested members is at Lunch on Friday, August 30, in Mrs. Arriero-Ferreira’s office in Guidance. Pizza will be provided!

TEENS HELPING HOSPICE Is having its first meeting on Thursday, August 29, at 2:45pm in Portable 10. Come learn about this great club that really makes an impact in the lives of teens. This will be an informational meeting about our two annual events we participate in each year as well as other activities throughout the school year. If you are interested in helping others, come see us next Thursday. See you then!

SCIENCE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY If students want to apply, they must fill out a google form, https://forms.gle/LBi2Lo214j3nAiKY9. Please use your school email ([email protected] stu.palmbeachschools.org). Criteria: 1. Must be a junior or senior 2. Must have a 3.0 GPA overall, 3.5 GPA overall in all science classes 3. Must have take at least one science honors class or above. See your science teacher for the link or see Ms. Dellobuono’s teacher page http://www.jupiterhighschool.org/teacher_pages/dellobuono__natalie . Deadline to apply is Wednesday, 8/28

THE INTERACT CLUB is a community service organization and JHS’s largest club. The first meeting for new and returning members will be August 29 at 2:45 in the cafeteria!

THEATRE CLUB The first official meeting of the Theatre Club is after school in the auditorium today (8/27) until 4:15 pm. Please email or see Mr. Barfield if you have any questions or concerns.

RETURNING NHS MEMBERS There will be a meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5th after school at 2:40 in the auditorium. This meeting is MANDATORY. If you know you won’t be able to attend, you must notify an officer or Ms. Sparks, Room 1-155, in advance. You can also join the NHS Remind by texting @jupnhs2020 to 81010. Look forward to seeing you there.


BOY’S LACROSSE Information Meeting is Wednesday, Aug 28 from 3:15 – 3:30 in Room 10-106. The fall practice and conditioning schedule will be discussed. We welcome all returning players as well as those new players interested in trying out.

CONGRATULATIONS to the girls cross country team for an outstanding performance at this past weekend’s Fleet Feet invitational. The team was led by Sydney Buck. Peyton DelRe, Carlyn Russell, Chloe Smith, and Natalia Granalau all contributed to the team score. Tiffany Lynch, Ana Jaramillo, Megan Fritz and Rachel Buck also ran very well.

BASEBALL The Players meeting has been moved to 9/4 at 3pm in room 6-215. Tryouts will now be on Thursday (9/5) & Friday (9/6). See Coach Mook in room 6-215 for any questions or concerns

MANDATORY WRESTLING MEETING Wednesday, August 28 at 2:50pm in room 4-109. If you plan to wrestle, you need to be at this meeting. Playing a fall sport? Sign-in in room 4-109 & then go to practice.

STUDENT ACES will meet on Wednesday, August 28 in Room 10-106 during lunch. All student athletes are welcome! See Ms. Jalm with any questions.

BASKETBALL If you missed last week’s basketball meeting, please stop by Coach Andersen’s room 6-115 to get the necessary information regarding preseason conditioning and important dates.

GIRLS WEIGHTLIFTING All 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade ladies are invited to an informational meeting to plan for this years 2019 weightlifting season. Meet on Monday, September 9 or Tuesday, September 10 in room 10-104 promptly at 3:00pm. You will only need to attend 1 of the 2 meetings to get the information you’ll need. Be a part of the 15x conference champion JHS Ladies weightlifting program. There is no experience necessary to be a part of our program.