Friday, October 20, 2017

UHS Daily Bulletin

UHS DAILY BULLETIN

October 23, 2017 Day "F"

 

It's better to be an hour early than a minute late.

 

EVENTS, ACTIVITIES, AND DEADLINES

 

 

Hardin Jefferson Week

October 23-27 is Hardin Jefferson Week at UHS! Please plan to wear your Red, white, and blue all week to support the Hardin Jefferson School District. We will be selling Spirit Mums, T-shirts, and baked goods. There will be raffles for various items all week, culminating in a day where Mr. Conley will be taped to a wall in the red, white, and blue tape of Hardin-Jefferson. Go Hawks and Go U!

 

Chester County Science Fair Competition

ATTENTION:  Students planning to enter the Chester County Science Fair competition - Entries requiring SRC approval are due to Mrs. Litvin on or before Wednesday Nov 1.  If you have any questions please see Mrs. Litvin Room 312 asap.

 

UCSD Coat Drive

TIME TO CLEAN THE CLOSET!
Please consider donating clean (no stains please!) gently-used or new coats, hoodies, hats, mittens/gloves to the Annual UCFSD Coat Drive. All sizes and styles, infant through adult are needed. Donations can be dropped off in the lobbies of any UCFSD school starting on October 23rd and ending on December 7th. Collected items will be distributed in December to over 500 local families in need. Questions?
ucfsdcoatdrive1@gmail.com

 

TCHS

The Technical College High School will be at UHS on 11/17 to present about the programs they offer.  Please sign up in the Counseling Center to attend. The presentations will run as follows:

1st period: TCHS Career programs 

2nd period: Allied Health

3rd period: Teacher Academy

Please sign up in the Counseling Center by 11/16 if interested. 

 

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Bates Motel Haunted House

UTHON is selling discounted Bates Motel Haunted House tickets from now until Halloween!!!

The farm is located in Glen Mills and features a haunted house, haunted hayride and scare walk.

 

1-5 tickets is $35 each (a $5 savings), while 6 or more tickets are $30 each ($10 off per ticket)

Tickets are good for all 3 attractions, and any day the attractions are open.

Purchase tickets any Thursday at lunch or see Mrs. Dilworth in room 288 to purchase!

 All proceeds help kids and their families fight pediatric cancer.

 

 

International Club

If you are interested in traveling to Japan this summer, please bring a parent to a general interest meeting on Thursday, October 26th at 7pm

in Mrs. Lannon's room, 203.  

 

 

 

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*      COUNSELING CENTER NEWS

THIS WEEK'S COLLEGE VISITS AT UHS 

Juniors and seniors are encouraged to participate in the college visits occurring during the fall months. Visits are posted on the Counseling Center website calendar, and in Naviance. Students should sign up for a pass in the Counseling Center at least one day before the visit.

Stevenson University , Mon October 23, 2017, 8:15 AM

Elizabethtown College , Mon October 23, 2017, 1:00 PM

The Ohio State University, Mon October 23, at 1:00 PM

York College of Pennsylvania , Tue October 24, 2017, 10:00 AM

Delaware County Community College , Tue October 24, 2017, 1:00 PM

University of Chicago , Tue October 24, 2017, 1:55 PM

Franklin & Marshall College , Wed October 25, 2017, 8:15 AM

University of California, Berkeley , Wed October 25, 2017, 1:00 PM

Virginia Commonwealth University , Wed October 25, 2017, 1:55 PM

California University of PA, Thurs, October 26 at 9:05 AM

US MARINE CORPS, Thurs, October 26 at 9:05 AM

University of GA (WEBINAR), Thurs, October 26 at 10:00 AM

Wheaton College MA , Fri October 27, 2017, 10:00 AM

The Catholic University of America , Fri October 27, 2017, 9:05 AM

Temple University, Fri October 27 at 1:55 PM

 

THE TECHNICAL COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE AT UHS ON 11/17 TO PRESENT ABOUT THE PROGRAMS THEY OFFER. 

Please sign up in the Counseling Center to attend. The presentations will run as follows:

1st period: TCHS Career programs 

2nd period: Allied Health

3rd period: Teacher Academy

Please sign up in the Counseling Center by 11/16 if interested. 

 

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA'S JEFFERSON SCHOLARSHIP

SENIORS- If UVA is one of your top choices and you meet the requirements for the Jefferson Scholarship, please notify Ms. Vaughn in the Counseling Center by October 30th. Candidates should demonstrate uncommon academic abilities, exceptional leadership talents, and an understanding of the broader community around them.

 

VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP

If you are a senior applying to Villanova University and would like to be nominated for the Presidential Scholarship, please see your school counselor by October 30th, 2017. You can find more information about the Presidential Scholarship on Villanova's website.          

https://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/provost/crf/presscholar/pres_scholar-faq.html

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

All scholarships we hear about are listed in Naviance. Start looking now!

New! The Pennsylvania Society Scholarship: For Pennsylvania high school seniors who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited, non-proprietary 4-year college or university which must be located within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the entire 2018-2019 academic year. Awards are eligible for renewal for up to three years or until a bachelor's degree is earned.

Eligibility

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Have been an active participant in community and/or extracurricular activities.
  • Have demonstrated financial needs (a family adjusted gross income of $60,000 or less).
  • Be able to submit a completed Applicant Appraisal from a school counselor, teacher, work supervisor or a community or religious leader.

Deadline is 11/1- Please see Ms. Vaughn in Counseling if interested.

 

2017 ALL US SERVICE ACADEMY & ROTC INFORMATION NIGHT

Widener University - Alumni Hall

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - Doors Open 6:30PM

Meet Representatives from: United States Military Academy, United States Naval Academy, United States Air Force Academy, United States Merchant Marine Academy,

United States Coast Guard Academy

 

Freshmen, sophomores and juniors are encouraged to attend to learn about the admissions process in advance. Seniors all ready applying to a Service Academy or ROTC scholarship are strongly urges to attend.

Registration is requested- visit the United States Military Academy website - www.usma.edu.  Under the admissions page fin the tab "admissions events in your area - Under the Northeast tab you will find the registration form.

Questions can also be directed to the USMA Admission volunteer - Mr. Stephan G Murphy at stephan.g.murphy@gmail.com or 302.388.3552

 

COLLEGE OPEN HOUSES

Juniors should be researching the schools they are interested in for good times to visit campuses. Many colleges offer both fall and spring open houses. Please check out their websites and also http://njsca.org/pa-open-houses for a comprehensive list of open houses.

DELAWARE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE OPEN HOUSE- 10/26

 

2017 COLLEGE FAIRS

11/12/2017- National Portfolio Day, NYC, noon-4PM

11/12/2017- Philadelphia National College Fair, 11AM-3PM

11/13/2017-Exton Square Mall, 7-9PM

 

CHESTER COUNTY YOUTH CONFERENCE

Saturday, November 4th will mark the largest youth conference of its kind in our area and offer tremendous leadership and inspirational programming.  The CYC is open to all Chester County students in grades 6-12 but is limited to the first 300 registrants.  Don't delay - register today!

http://coatesvilleyouthinitiative.org/

 

VOLUNTEER & JOB OPPORTUNITIES are posted in Counseling.

ATHLETICS

Cross Country

The cross-country program hosted the Ches-Mont Championship meet yesterday.

The boys team was led by Jack Mangan's career PR of 17:01 and finished 3rd in their division.  The girls were led by Marcella Krautzel's 5th place finish and the team won the overall league championship.

Both teams compete at the District Championship at Lehigh next Friday.

Boys Soccer

Boys soccer ended their season Thursday at home vs a tough Downingtown west team. JV dropped their game 3-0 on 3 first half goals. In the varsity game, the seniors came up big as Eric Greer and Hunter Firment scored to lead the team to a 2-1 win. The team will now wait to see who their first playoff opponent will be.

 

On Wednesday, the 9th Grade Boys Soccer team put on a dominant performance, defeating Downingtown East by a score of 3-1. Midfielders Jack Huber, Ross Charlton and Sam Elsen scored quality goals. Forward Haden Quillman had two assists.  

 

On Thursday, the team closed out their season with a 2-0 win over Henderson. Captains Graham Temple and Witt Phillips had the goals, while goalie Jack Regenye made athletic saves to make sure he finished the season having not allowed any goals. 

 

The team finished with a record of 11-2-2. Congrats on a great season guys!  

 

Field Hockey

Unionville lost to Downingtown West with a score of 5 to 3. Coach Curtis is so proud of her team for fighting right up to the final whistle. Madison Miles scored 2 goals and made 1 assist. Katie Anderson score 1 goal and made 1 assist. Lizzie Gaebel had an outstanding game in goal making 20 saves for Unionville. 

 

Volleyball

The JV volleyball team defeated Downingtown West in two sets with set scores of 25-16 and 25-16.  The team was led by great play from Zoe Ellis and Catherine Odom.

 

The varsity volleyball team lost a tough match to Downingtown West in three sets with set scores of 18-25, 16-25, and 14-25.  Sophie Brenner had 4 kills and 6 digs, Olivia Dowling had 12 digs, and Reilly Green had 3 kills and 2 blocks.

 

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