Vol. 6 Issue 48 Thursday, March 6, 2014 GREEN DAY: 1, 3, & 5
John F. Kennedy’s mission is to develop our island students to become globally primed high achievers.
Our ESLRs: John F. Kennedy High School students will be responsible citizens, problem solvers, effective communicators, and technologically literate.
¥ ISLANDER PRIDE DAY is this Saturday from 10am-2pm at Micronesia Mall. Please come out and show your support!
¥ All students and assistants participating and helping for the Islander Pride Day, there is a MANDATORY meeting on Friday, March 7 in D216 during lunch. Please be prompt! See Sinot Terlaje. Si Yu’os Ma’ase!
¥ Hafa Adai! JFKHS is participating in the 2014 Phonebook Round-Up. Please bring your old (can’t be 2014) phonebooks to school. Students and teachers may drop them to Room A206 (Luke Davis) or you may inform him you have books for pick-up. Collection will be from now until the 2nd week of April!
¥ Please support the Track and Field Carwash at Island Funeral in East Agana on Saturday, March 15 from 8am-3pm. Tickets are $5.00.
¥ The GATE-VPA Theatre Program is presenting the Broadway Musical “Hairspray” on April 10, 11, 12 at the Southern High School auditorium at 7:30pm. Doors open at 7:00pm. Tickets are $5.00 for Opening Night (Thursday, April 10) and $10.00 for Friday and Saturday nights. Tickets are available at the GATE office and at the door.
¥ Attention all dancers and actors for the Guahu Taotao Tano play. Practice will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 from 1:30pm -3:30 pm after school. Please meet in D216. For more information, please see Senot B. Terlaje.
¥ Effectively immediately, the library will be opened at 6 A.M. and will close at 2:30 P.M.
¥ Walkers must use the sidewalk and crosswalk. You may not cut through the parking lots!
¥ In order to ensure that students are on time to class and not waiting until the last minute to eat, the cafeteria line will close at 6:45a.m. for breakfast and 11:20a.m. for lunch. Please be prompt!
(HELPING EVERY LEARNER PROGRESS)
A DIRECTORY OF AGENCIES AND LOCATIONS
FOR ACADEMIC NEEDS
COMPUTER INTERNET RESOURCES OUTSIDE SCHOOL CAMPUS
Guam Public Libraries All branches (different branch hours vary) Ph # 475-4751 http://gpls.guam.gov
Mayors’ offices - limited, on request if available
Laptop hookups, free wireless: Mobil Gas Stations, McDonald’s Restaurants, Outrigger Hotel Lobby, Coffee Beanery (Micronesia Mall, Tumon, Agana, Tamuning), Shirley’s Coffee Shop (Tamuning, Agana, Harmon), Roasted Coffee Shop, Wash n’ Dry (Maite and Harmon), Hava Java, Java Junction , miscellaneous coffee shops and restaurants
Americorps (Federal Grant) Scholarships for community service Ph#735-2234
College Access Challenge Grant Program (CACGP) Guam Community College. Federal grant program. College prep assistance and services for underserved populations. Ph#735-5565. www.facebook/GCC-College-Access-Challenge-Grant-Program.
Educational Talent Search Program (ETS). University of Guam. Federal grant program for students from disadvantaged backgrounds, minority or under-represented groups. Ph#735-1990/2246
Upward Bound / TRIO. University of Guam. Federal set of grant programs to assist minority or low income students in completing their high school education with encouragement to continue onto college. Ph#735-2245