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CARDS

CARDS Bullying Prevention Club is sponsoring a Senior Citizen Prom on May 1st - Wednesday from 6-8. See Mr. Nemunaitis for details and to sign up in A115-Unit 12 office.

Business Management

Ross and Rachel were on a break but not anymore, the business management class will be selling t-shirts inspired by the hit show Friends. They will be selling them in the student center during lunch mods.

Business Management

Do you keep losing all of your credit cards? Do you need another way to express your inner Cardinal? Then you need a phone wallet! Being sold all week for only $3 in the cafeteria! Get one!!

Cardinal Lab

Did you know 1 in 68 children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder? Autism spectrum disorder affects all nationalities, creeds, all races and both genders. It doesnt differentiate or affect only one group or another. Each child with autism spectrum disorder is a unique individual; people with ASD differ as much from one another as do all people. The month of April is Autism Awareness Month. The Cardinal Lab and work study students will be selling Autism Awareness shirts in the spirit store located in the bookstore and student center starting 4/10 through 4/18. The t-shirts are $12.00 and can be purchased with cash or check. The money raised will go towards various instructional and vocational training needs for those with ASD and other disabilities. Please contact Mrs. Bidlack in the spirit store for more info!

Future Leaders

Future Leaders will have its meeting this Friday in C digilab. Anyone who has participated in the club at all this year is welcome to come and run for an office. Get a month to shadow the current officers before all of our seniors leave.

Other

Tickets for the 2019 Mentor Prom will go on sale Monday, April 15th. Tickets are $36.00 per person and $70.00 per couple. Please remember to fill out a guest approval form if you are bringing a non-mentor student. Forms can be picked up in the unit 12 office or the bookstore and are required to purchase tickets.

Other

Do you keep losing all of your credit cards? Do you need another way to express your inner Cardinal? Then you need a phone wallet! Being sold all week for only $3 in the cafeteria! Get one!! Sales start Tuesday, April 9th.

Mock Trial

Entries for the Lake County Bar Association Law Day Art Contest are being accepted through next Monday. Entries must depict the theme "Free Speech. Free Press. Free Society". Details can be found at www.lawday.org or stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for information.

World Travelers

Bonjour! Are you ready for a trip of a lifetime? Dinner at the Eiffel Tower, a french cooking class, seeing the Mona Lisa at the Louvre, and visiting a chocolate factory in Switzerland are just a few of the things planned for the World Travelers 2020 trip to Paris, Switzerland and Nice. If you will be a Mentor High School student in 2019-2020 please see Mrs. Ambrus or Mrs. Toot in room D-104 for more information. Space is limited!

Movie Club

Movie Club! Today(Tuesday) we'll meet for our first film! make sure you have your permission slips with you and come by room F107 after school. We'll be watching, "TRON". Hope to see you then. If you want more information or need a permission slip, come by room F107 after school.

Future Leaders

Future Leaders remember we are making blankets for babies in the hospital on Wednesday after school in the cafeteria. Bring your supplies and your friends to make tie blankets. All welcome!

Theatre

Good morning, Mentor Schools families! Beginning in two weeks our talented and hard-working Mentor High School theater students will be performing their spring musical - The Most Happy Fella - at the Mentor Schools Fine Arts Center. You can get tickets and choose your seats here: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/mentor-high-school-9482696453

Spanish Club

Spanish club is cancelled for today, March 27. For anyone who needs it, extra help will still available tomorrow March, 28 in room B210.

World Travelers

Bonjour! Are you ready for a trip of a lifetime? Dinner at the Eiffel Tower, a french cooking class, seeing the Mona Lisa at the Louvre, and visiting a chocolate factory in Switzerland are just a few of the things planned for the World Travelers 2020 trip to Paris, Switzerland and Nice. If you will be a Mentor High School student in 2019-2020 please see Mrs. Ambrus or Mrs. Toot in room D-104 for more information. Space is limited!

Inkwell

Inkwell! The Inkwell will meet on Thursday this week in F107 right after school. Hope to see all Inkwell members there!

Ecology Club

Join Ecology club! Are you looking for an easy way to get those community service hours? Do you want to make a direct impact on helping the school and the environment? Do you like FREE pizza? If so Stop by C-106 Thursday the 28th right after school.

Other

This week, come decorate a star in the Student Center for $1. Each star you buy gets one raffle ticket to win a $25 gift card! All-stars will be hung during the prom for Students with Disabilities hosted by Leadership Lake County. Come help us help others and win a gift card!

Ecology Club

Join Ecology club! Are you looking for an easy way to get those community service hours? Do you want to make a direct impact on helping the school and the environment? Do you like FREE pizza? If so Stop by C-106 Thursday the 28th right after school.

Cooking Club

Attention Cooking Club members: It's Easter candy time! Are next meeting will be Tuesday, March 26th, after school. Please sign up outside of room D-105 by Monday if you are attending.

Future Leaders

Future Leaders will meet Friday at 7am in C digilab. We welcome new members and invite you to come check us out.

World Travelers

Bonjour! If you will be a Mentor High student in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 school year and are interested in having dinner at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, seeing the Mona Lisa at the Louvre, and visiting a chocolate factory in Switzerland then join the World Travelers for an informational meeting this Thursday, March 21st from 7-7:30 at the Paradigm. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Ambrus or Mrs. Toot.

Movie Club

Mentor Movie Club is back! Pick up a form in front of room F107 for dates and information. Students must have a signed permission slip in order to watch the movies screened. First screening is next week!

Student Government

The feed Lake County food drive is starting and student government is very excited to work with you yet again for this great cause. So every teacher is going to be competing against each other for this fundraiser. The students who have the winning teacher will receive a donut party. Each student who brings in 3 or more canned food items will receive a raffle ticket for prizes that will be announced each day on the morning announcements starting Thursday.

Student Government

Want to help out your community in a positive way and win a gift card? Leadership Lake County will be selling Stars to Shine for $1 during the week of March 18-22. These stars will be hung up during the Deepwood Prom for students with disabilities that Leadership Lake County is hosting. Each star gets you one raffle ticket, so come make this event even more special!

Other

The MHS PTSA is now accepting applications for the 2019 Homecoming Student Chairperson. Applications are available through schoology or infinite campus or by emailing mentorhspts@gmail.com and are due no later than March 18th. This is for current 9th, 10th and 11th grade students. Thank you!

Other

Attention Mentor High! Cleanliness is Friendliness will be setting up a table in the student center during the 11-12 lunch mods and running through Thursday, March 7th. The group is collecting bathroom toiletries such as shampoo, conditioner, and body wash for the homeless at Project Hope in Painesville. Donations can also be dropped off to B101 and B103. Please help us help others! The MHS PTSA is now accepting applications for the 2019 Homecoming Student Chairperson. Applications are available through schoology or infinite campus or by emailing mentorhspts@gmail.com and are due no later than March 18th. This is for current 9th, 10th and 11th grade students. Thank you! Guidance Office: Attention Students: Mallory Kennedy from the University of Akron will be at MHS TODAY, March 5th, at 2:30 in C-lecture to discuss college admissions information. Her presentation will include information about college entrance testing, applications, and visits. Hope to see you there! Mentor High School is excited to announce that we will be continuing our internship partnership with Lake Health for the 2019-2020 school and also expanding our internship opportunities with two additional fields in Community Relationships and Broadcasting Video Production. The 2019-2020 internship applications are available at the link below and hard copies can be located in the CTE Office. Please note that applications are due March 22nd. Internships are available to any current junior and the duration of each will be one semester. Students will still have the opportunity to participate in Senior Project. Internships are for credit and may be taken as an honors course. Please see your counselor for additional information. Mentor High Internship - Student Application Attention Continuing CCP Students: Academic advisors from Lakeland Community College will be coming to Mentor High to register students who would like to take classes during the Summer 2019 and/or Fall 2019 semesters. Advisors will be located in the Upper Hub on March 6th and March 21st. No appointments are needed. Student may meet with advisors during a study hall or free mod. Please see your school counselor with questions if you are unsure of which classes you should register for. 9th and 10th graders who are interested in participating in Leadership Lake County next year can pick up information in the Guidance Office, room A114 or can apply online at leadershiplakecounty.org. Participants meet one day per month from Sept-May to learn and apply leadership skills, network with Lake County businesses and cific leaders, engage in a youth-led community action project and engage with students from all Lake County schools. Attention Continuing CCP Students: Academic advisors from Lakeland Community College will be coming to Mentor High to register students who would like to take classes during the Summer 2019 and/or Fall 2019 semesters. Advisors will be located in the Upper Hub tomorrow, March 6th and March 21st. No appointments are needed. Student may meet with advisors during a study hall or free mod. Please see your school counselor with questions if you are unsure of which classes you should register for. SUPPORT TOLERANCE AND DIVERSITY! Put your personalized POST-IT up on Thursday, 3/7, in the student center. Juniors and seniors looking for a fun way to win a $1,500, $1,000 or $500 scholarship are invited to compete in the Mad City Money Competition. Your team of 3 will compete in a virtual "Game of Life" taking on the role of adults in the futuristic Mad City. It's a fun and eye-opening competition that will take place at Lakeland on April 13. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for more information. For the next 6 weeks (March 6, March 20, March 27, April 3, April 10, and April 17), all freshmen students are REQUIRED to report to lunch study halls on Wednesdays. This includes all aides. The Armed Services Vocational Ability Test will be given on Friday March 22 at 7:30am in the Fine Arts Center lobby. The ASVAB can be used to help you take a look at career options, 2 and 4-year colleges, ROTC, military academies, military service and vocational training. Sign up in the Guidance Office, room A114. Seniors, if you've been on a MHS athletic team as a player, trainer, statistician, or manager and have been actively involved with the Cardinal Parents Club, you're eligible to apply for one of their $1,000 scholarships. Stop by the Guidance Office, A114, for an application. Scheduling: Seniors remember that the next set of forms have been posted on Schoology and are due April 12. Find a placement and fill out the forms. Athletics: Tickets for the District Semifinal boys basketball game tonight at Euclid will be on sale in the athletic office from 8am to 3pm. The Cards take on Solon at 7pm. Tickets are $6 for Adults and $4 for students. Come out and cheer on the Cards! Clubs: ATTN Ski Club members! Skiers and snowboarders will be photographed in the Fine Arts Center this Thursday at the start of mods 7-8. Spanish Club, Math Leauge and GAHTAH will be photographed this Thursday. If you are a member, please report to the Fine Arts Center at the start of mods 3-4. Attention all office aides. Yearbook staff will be taking your picture in the fine arts center this Thursday. Please report to the FAC at the beginning of mods 5-6. Inkwell! The Inkwell will meet today at room F107 right after school. Hope to see you there! The Junior Women's Club of Mentor is looking for dependable teen aides for this summer's Safety Town. There will be 2 sessions, each a week long, starting June 3. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for an application or go to www.mentorjuniorwomen.org LAST YEAR WAS GREAT. THIS YEAR IS EVEN BETTER. Order your yearbook today. Add to your collection and be sure to capture all the special memories that make each year unique. Purchase Mentor High Schools yearbook for only $82 now. Order deadline is March 15th, 2019. Place your order at http://jostensyearbooks.com The next Drivers' Ed course begins on Monday, March 18. Classes start after school at 2:45 in Lecture Room B. Pick up a Drivers' Ed flyer at the Bookstore for details and registration information. Or, go to: www.NationalDriverTrainingOhio.com/mentor

Other

Hey Cardinal fans! This is a friendly reminder that the spirit store is now in the Bookstore. Staff, students and community members are able to shop during the day. We are open 7:20- 2:00 daily. The bookstore does close for lunch 12:00-1:00. We currently have new items including: crew neck sweatshirts and red and black plaid pajama pants! Come by and check us out. All money raised goes towards instructional materials and vocational programming for students with special needs.

Cleanliness is Froendliness

Attention Mentor High! Cleanliness is Friendliness will be setting up a table in the student center during the 11-12 lunch mods and running through Thursday, March 7th. The group is collecting bathroom toiletries such as shampoo, conditioner, and body wash for the homeless at Project Hope in Painesville. Donations can also be dropped off to B101 and B103. Please help us help others!

Yearbook

The Armed Services Vocational Ability Test will be given on Friday March 22 at 7:30am in the Fine Arts Center lobby. The ASVAB can be used to help you take a look at career options, 2 and 4-year colleges, ROTC, military academies, military service and vocational training. Sign up in the Guidance Office, room A114. Seniors, if you've been on a MHS athletic team as a player, trainer, statistician, or manager and have been actively involved with the Cardinal Parents Club, you're eligible to apply for one of their $1,000 scholarships. Stop by the Guidance Office, A114, for an application. LAST YEAR WAS GREAT. THIS YEAR IS EVEN BETTER. Order your yearbook today. Add to your collection and be sure to capture all the special memories that make each year unique. Purchase Mentor High Schools yearbook for only $82 now. Order deadline is March 15th, 2019. Place your order at http://jostensyearbooks.com

Pride

SUPPORT TOLERANCE AND DIVERSITY! Put your personalized POST-IT up on Thursday, 3/7, in the student center.

Student Government

Hey Mentor High! Want to see some stellar talent from our school? NHS will be hosting the 14th annual talent show on Wednesday, March 6th at 7PM in the Fine Arts Center. Admission to the event will be $5 at the door. You wont want to miss this eve

Ski/Board Club

It is not too late to sign up for the trip to Holiday Valley its THIS Saturday. Join the group and get more than 50% discount on lift ticket and rentals if needed. Stop by room C203 today for more info. Did you hear that Ellicotville NY got a foot of snow in the last 24 hours? You know what that means ... ski conditions are going to be better than ever at Holiday Valley ski resort on Saturday. It is not too late to sign up if you want to join the fun. Thats THIS Saturday. Information available in C203. Attention all ski and snowboard club members: We WILL be going to Brandywine tonight. They have been making snow so dress warm and get ready for a great time. See you at 4:00.

Student Government

Mentor High School students are conducting a clothing drive during this week to donate to the Cardinal Closet and Salvation Army. Please donate gently used items of clothing to help those who are less fortunate. Collections will be held in rooms B101 and B103 all week. Any contributions will help.

Cooking Club

Attention Cooking Club Members! Our next meeting is on Tuesday, Feb. 26th after school. We will be baking "Cookie Cakes". Please sign up if you are attending by Monday, Feb. 25th in room D-105.

Ski/Board Club

It is not too late to sign up for the trip to Holiday Valley its THIS Saturday. Join the group and get more than 50% discount on lift ticket and rentals if needed. Stop by room C203 today for more info.

Student Government

Mentor High School students are conducting a clothing drive during the week of February 25th to donate to the Cardinal Closet and Salvation Army. Please donate gently used items of clothing to help those who are less fortunate. Collections will be held in rooms B101 and B103 all week. Any contributions will help.

General

Guidance

Attention Juniors: Are you interested in a career in Broadcasting or Journalism? Mentor is offering 2 Senior internships for next school year working with professionals in Community Relations and Broadcasting Video Production. Internship applications are located in the CTE office A216. Please see Mr. Glavan with any questions. All applications are due by April 18.

Guidance

Attention sophomore and junior boys. We are in need of more male 6th grade camp counselors for next year! Do not miss this opportunity to help 6th graders experience a great week of camp! Please see the link in the schoology announcements. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1S1_NYF8RS98ol6hjPQjp_54ellZfwvjLSWI573ARjEA

Guidance

The next Drivers' Ed course begins on Monday, April 23. Classes start after school at 2:45 in Lecture Room B. Pick up a Drivers' Ed flyer at the Bookstore for details anregistration information. Or, go to: www.NationalDriverTrainingOhio.com/mentor

Guidance

Project SALES is a leadership and service learning project for high school students in Lake and Geauga Counties. The mission of SALES is to provide an educational experience for high school students that allows them to explore local issues that impact them and their community, as well as how these issues fit into the larger context of the state of Ohio. The students who participate in Project SALES will engage in multiple leadership development and project planning days during the 2019-2020 school year as well as a service trip facilitated by the Appalachian Service Project during winter break. Interested students should sign up with Mrs. Pizzuti in the Guidance Office

Guidance

The Junior Women's Club of Mentor is looking for dependable teen aides for this summer's Safety Town. There will be 2 sessions, each a week long, starting June 3. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for an application or go to www.mentorjuniorwomen.org

Guidance

Attention Sophomores and Juniors: There are still spots available for LAB. Learning about Business, is a week-long program that will be held in June on the campus of Lake Erie College. Lab participants will form teams and run a business. Youll learn from the best and apply real-world business principles, network with dozens of top area business professionals and compete with other teams for awards. Lab is sure to provide you with life and career tools no matter what career you choose. More information is available in the guidance office, room A-114.

Guidance

LEAF is presenting a Transition to College Session on Thursday April 18th at 6:30 pm. Learn about the college experience: Is graduation in 4 years still possible? How can you plan a successful transition from high school to college both academically and financially? Learn how borrowing in college affects your adult finances. The session will be at the LEAF Resource Center at Lakeland Community College Room A-2101. Please register for the session by calling 440-525-7095 or https://leaf-ohio.org/calendar/category/resource-center-sessions/

Guidance

Youll learn from the best and apply real-world business principles, network with dozens of top area business professionals and compete with other teams for awards. Lab is sure to provide you with life and career tools no matter what career you choose. Sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply. More information is available in the guidance office, room A-114.

PTSA

Please join the PTSA for our next regular meeting on Monday April 15, 2019 at 5:30pm at the Paradigm. We will be reviewing some proposed Bylaw changes, voting on the new executive board for 2019/2020, providing updates on the scholarship, homecoming and reflections committees. Please note the 2019 Scholarship application is now available in room A114 for any Senior that is a member of our PTSA. This is due April 23rd. We are currently looking for a committee chair for the Staff Appreciation Week committee. If you are a member and are interested please let us know. If you are not a member it is not too late to join! You are invited to stay after the meeting for a special presentation from Mr Lynch regarding Digital Citizenship starting at 7:00pm.

Guidance

Juniors: Are you interested in a career in Broadcasting or Journalism? Mentor is offering 2 internships next year working with professionals in Community Relations & Broadcasting Video Production. Applications can be found in the CTE office, A216.

Guidance

Project SALES is a leadership and service learning project for high school students in Lake and Geauga Counties. The mission of SALES is to provide an educational experience for high school students that allows them to explore local issues that impact them and their community, as well as how these issues fit into the larger context of the state of Ohio. The students who participate in Project SALES will engage in multiple leadership development and project planning days during the 2019-2020 school year as well as a service trip facilitated by the Appalachian Service Project during winter break. Interested students should sign up with Mrs. Pizzuti in the Guidance Office

Guidance

Seniors: The Final countdown is on! There are only 5 days left to fill out your Senior Project forms. Located in Schoology.

Guidance

Entries for this contest are being accepted through April 8. Entries must depict the theme "Free Speech. Free Press. Free Society". Details can be found at www.lawday.org or stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for information.

Guidance

The next Drivers' Ed course begins on Monday, April 8. Classes start after school at 2:45 in Lecture Room B. Pick up a Drivers' Ed flyer at the Bookstore for details and registration information. Or, go to: www.NationalDriverTrainingOhio.com/mentor

Guidance

A representative from Bowling Green will be visiting MHS on Monday, April 8 at 9:15. If you'd like to learn about opportunities and the admissions process at BG, you can sign up on Naviance.

Guidance

Mentor High Schools English AIR tests take place this Thursday and Friday, April 4 and 5. All students currently enrolled in English 9 and English 10 must sit for these exams. In addition, students who took these exams in the past but did not score high enough may be scheduled as well. The testing block will run from 7:20 to 9:35 am. We will run a modified bell schedule for the rest of the school day. Students who are testing need to be in their assigned testing rooms by 7:15 am. All other students do not need to report to school until 9:40 am. Students who arrive to school before 9:40 am must stay in the student center during the testing block. Students -- you can find your testing location on your Infinite Campus class schedule at the bottom of the schedule. Make sure you bring your MacBook fully charged and ready to go. Students need to bring ear buds as well. These exams are vital for your graduation requirements so make sure you get a good night sleep the night before the test and eat breakfast the morning of the test. Good luck on your exams!

Guidance

The Art Department would like to invite you to join us for "LIVING ON THE LAKE" Mentor High School Student Art Exhibit in the Paradigm on Wednesday, April 17th from 7-9 pm! The exhibit promises to be a great experience and a chance for students to showcase their artwork for staff, parents, peers and the community. Please plan to attend and bring your family and friends! The show is free and open to the public, although there will be food trucks available and art to purchase.

Guidance

Are you looking for a job? If so, be sure to check out the Job Board located outside the Bookstore. Many local companies are looking for spring and summer workers.

Guidance

Attention interested College Credit Plus students: The deadline to submit the Letter of Intent to Participate in CCP is today April 1!. The State of Ohio requires that both new and returning CCP students submit this written notice of their intent to participate for the upcoming academic year. The Letter of Intent to Participate form can be dropped off to Mrs. Pizzuti in A-114. Students who fail to submit the Letter of Intent to Participate by the deadline will be unable to participate in the College Credit Plus program during the 2019-2020 academic year. Please see your school counselor with questions.

Guidance

Seniors: Senior Project Proposal forms are due on April 12, less than 2 weeks away. Both forms are located on Schoology in the Proposal form folder. Make sure to get it done so you can go! This is not an April Fools Joke!!

Guidance

The Junior Women's Club of Mentor is looking for dependable teen aides for this summer's Safety Town. There will be 2 sessions, each a week long, starting June 3. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for an application or go to www.mentorjuniorwomen.org

Guidance

A representative from Bowling Green will be visiting MHS on Monday, April 8 at 9:15. If you'd like to learn about opportunities and the admissions process at BG, you can sign up on Naviance.

Guidance

If you took the ASVAB test on March 22, you can pick up your scores in the Guidance Office, room A114.

Guidance

If you took the ASVAB test on Friday, March 22, you can pick up your test results in the Guidance Office, room A114.

Guidance

A representative from Bowling Green will be visiting MHS on Monday, April 8 at 9:15. If you'd like to learn about opportunities and the admissions process at BG, you can sign up on Naviance.

Guidance

Sophomores interested in attending a leadership workshop this summer are encouraged to apply to be the delegate to the Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership Seminar to be held in June. (HOBY) This weekend event brings sophomores from all over Ohio together to participate in hands-on leadership activities, meet business and community leaders and explore your own personal leadership skills while learning how to make a positive impact on your community. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for more information.

Guidance

Attention interested College Credit Plus students: The deadline to submit the Letter of Intent to Participate in CCP is April 1, 2019. The State of Ohio requires that both new and returning CCP students submit this written notice of their intent to participate for the upcoming academic year. The Letter of Intent to Participate form can be dropped off to Mrs. Pizzuti in A-114. Students who fail to submit the Letter of Intent to Participate by the deadline will be unable to participate in the College Credit Plus program during the 2019-2020 academic year. Please see your school counselor with questions.

Guidance

The following Wednesdays (March 27, April 3, April 10, and April 17), all freshmen students are REQUIRED to report to lunch study halls for the next 5 Wednesdays. This includes all aides.

Guidance

Is your student considering a military career or serving in the military as an option to fund their education past high school? Join LEAF on Thursday, April 4th at 6:30pm for the Military Options Session. A panel of military branches will discuss their benefits and help you discover which branch will fit you best. The session will be held at the LEAF Resource Center in Lakeland Community College's room A-2101, 7700 Clocktower Drive. Please register for the session online at https://leaf-ohio.org/calendar/category/resource-center-sessions/, or call 440-525-7095 to reserve a seat. Parents are encouraged to attend with their student.

Guidance

Sophomores interested in attending a leadership workshop this summer are encouraged to apply to be the delegate to the Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership Seminar to be held in June. (HOBY) This weekend event brings sophomores from all over Ohio together to participate in hands-on leadership activities, meet business and community leaders and explore your own personal leadership skills while learning how to make a positive impact on your community. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for more information.

Guidance

Any student interested in becoming a counselor for 6th grade camp next year please log on to schoology, follow the camp counselor application link and complete the application. For next year 6th Grade camp will be held at Camp Fitch in early September. Please read the information in the application for complete details.

Guidance

Attention interested College Credit Plus students: The deadline to submit the Letter of Intent to Participate in CCP is April 1, 2019. The State of Ohio requires that both new and returning CCP students submit this written notice of their intent to participate for the upcoming academic year. The Letter of Intent to Participate form can be dropped off to Mrs. Pizzuti in A-114. Students who fail to submit the Letter of Intent to Participate by the deadline will be unable to participate in the College Credit Plus program during the 2019-2020 academic year. Please see your school counselor with questions.

Guidance

And then there were only 3 weeks left to fill out the Senior Project Proposal forms located on Schoology. The time will go fast so get this done as soon as possible.

Guidance

Attention Juniors: Applications are now being accepted for Buckeye Boys and Buckeye Girls State programs which will be held next summer. Buckeye State is a hands-on workshop that provides you the experience of living on a college campus, learning leadership and management skills combined with teaching you about how our Ohio government operates and functions. Juniors with an interest in government or looking for a leadership opportunity are invited to apply. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for more information.

Guidance

Seniors, check out the new scholarships: Fairfax Elementary, Lake Elementary, Ridge Middle School & Lake County Right to Life Essay Contest. Also, for engineering/construction students: Richard Small Memorial (2/$1,000). Info in Guidance, A114.

Guidance

Any student interested in becoming a counselor for 6th grade camp next year please log on to schoology, follow the camp counselor application link and complete the application. For next year 6th Grade camp will be held at Camp Fitch in early September. Please read the information in the application for complete details.

Guidance

Attention Continuing CCP Students: Academic advisors from Lakeland Community College will be coming to Mentor High to register students who would like to take classes during the Summer 2019 and/or Fall 2019 semesters. Advisors will be located in the Upper Hub March 21st. No appointments are needed. Student may meet with advisors during a study hall or free mod. Please see your school counselor with questions if you are unsure of which classes you should register for.

Guidance

The Armed Services Vocational Ability Test (ASVAB) will be given this Friday at 7:30am in the Fine Arts Center lobby. The ASVAB can be used to help you take a look at career options, 2 and 4-year colleges, ROTC, military academies, military service and vocational training. Sign up in the Guidance Office, room A114.

Guidance

A current student at Yale University will be visiting MHS on Tuesday, March 19 at 10:00. She'd like to meet with students interested in attending Yale. She will talk about admissions & life at Yale. Sign up on Naviance if you'd like to attend.

Guidance

Congratulations to the Mentor High School Black History Month Writing Contest Winners: 1st Place: Hailey Hunter, 2nd Place: Briana Williams, and 3rd Place: James Ferro. You will be called to the office in the next few weeks to receive your prizes.

Guidance

A current student at Yale University will be visiting MHS on Tuesday, March 19 at 10:00. She'd like to meet with students interested in attending Yale. She will talk about admissions & life at Yale. Sign up on Naviance if you'd like to attend.

Guidance

For the next 6 weeks (March 6, March 20, March 27, April 3, April 10, and April 17), all freshmen students are REQUIRED to report to lunch study halls on Wednesdays. This includes all aides.

Guidance

9th and 10th graders who are interested in participating in Leadership Lake County next year can pick up information in the Guidance Office, room A114 or can apply online at leadershiplakecounty.org. Participants meet one day per month from Sept-May to learn and apply leadership skills, network with Lake County businesses and cific leaders, engage in a youth-led community action project and engage with students from all Lake County schools.

Guidance

This message is for all Advanced Placement students. A reminder that the deadline to pay for AP exams is tomorrow - Tuesday, March 5. Payments can be made online or at the bookstore. Contact Mr. McMahon in the unit 10/11 office with any questions.

Guidance

9th and 10th graders who are interested in participating in Leadership Lake County next year can pick up information in the Guidance Office, room A114 or can apply online at leadershiplakecounty.org. Participants meet one day per month from Sept-May to learn and apply leadership skills, network with Lake County businesses and cific leaders, engage in a youth-led community action project and engage with students from all Lake County schools.

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Seniors, if you've been on a MHS athletic team as a player, trainer, statistician, or manager and have been actively involved with the Cardinal Parents Club, you're eligible to apply for one of their $1,000 scholarships. Stop by the Guidance Office, A114, for an application. Scheduling: Seniors remember that the next set of forms have been posted on Schoology and are due April 12. Find a placement and fill out the forms. Athletics: Attention any 9th, 10th and 11th graders who are interested in trying out for cheerleading for 2019-2020 school year - there will be a Coaches clinic on March 4th at 4:45 p.m. in the student center. Coaches will go over techniques to help improve your skills for tryouts. The cost is $10 per cheerleader, to be paid that day. This event will be followed by a mandatory parent and student meeting at the Paradigm starting at 7:00 p.m. Parents and students must attend if they want to tryout for Cheerleading. If you have any questions, please contact any of the cheer coaches. Clubs: Hey Mentor High! Want to see some stellar talent from our school? NHS will be hosting the 14th annual talent show on Wednesday, March 6th at 7PM in the Fine Arts Center. Admission to the event will be $5 at the door. You wont want to miss this event!

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Attention Continuing CCP Students: Academic advisors from Lakeland Community College will be coming to Mentor High to register students who would like to take classes during the Summer 2019 and/or Fall 2019 semesters. Advisors will be located in the Upper Hub on March 6th and March 21st. No appointments are needed. Student may meet with advisors during a study hall or free mod. Please see your school counselor with questions if you are unsure of which classes you should register for.

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Seniors: If you are planning a career in the medical profession you are eligible to apply for the Lake Health-Health Careers Scholarship. They will award three $1,000 scholarships. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for an application.

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Mentor High School is excited to announce that we will be continuing our internship partnership with Lake Health for the 2019-2020 school and also expanding our internship opportunities with two additional fields in Community Relationships and Broadcasting Video Production. The 2019-2020 internship applications are available at the link below and hard copies can be located in the CTE Office. Please note that applications are due March 22nd. Internships are available to any current junior and the duration of each will be one semester. Students will still have the opportunity to participate in Senior Project. Internships are for credit and may be taken as an honors course. Please see your counselor for additional information.

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This message is for all Advanced Placement students. A reminder that the deadline to pay for AP exams is next Tuesday, March 5. Payments can be made online or at the bookstore. Contact Mr. McMahon in the unit 10/11 office with any questions. Guidance Office: Mentor High School is excited to announce that we will be continuing our internship partnership with Lake Health for the 2019-2020 school and also expanding our internship opportunities with two additional fields in Community Relationships and Broadcasting Video Production. The 2019-2020 internship applications are available at the link below and hard copies can be located in the CTE Office. Please note that applications are due March 22nd. Internships are available to any current junior and the duration of each will be one semester. Students will still have the opportunity to participate in Senior Project. Internships are for credit and may be taken as an honors course. Please see your counselor for additional information. Attention Continuing CCP Students: Academic advisors from Lakeland Community College will be coming to Mentor High to register students who would like to take classes during the Summer 2019 and/or Fall 2019 semesters. Advisors will be located in the Upper Hub on March 6th and March 21st. No appointments are needed. Student may meet with advisors during a study hall or free mod. Please see your school counselor with questions if you are unsure of which classes you should register for. Seniors: If you are planning a career in the medical profession you are eligible to apply for the Lake Health-Health Careers Scholarship. They will award three $1,000 scholarships. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for an application. Seniors: Have you been heavily involved with community service projects while you've been in high school? If so, you're eligible to apply for the Charleen Gawronski Leadership Award which is a one-time award of $5,000. Stop by Guidance A114 for an application. The Armed Services Vocational Ability Test will be given on Friday March 22 at 7:30am in the Fine Arts Center lobby. The ASVAB can be used to help you take a look at career options, 2 and 4-year colleges, ROTC, military academies, military service and vocational training. Sign up in the Guidance Office, room A114. Seniors, there are several new scholarships. Among them is the Mentor Orchestra scholarship and the Shore PTA scholarship for seniors who attended Shore. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for applications. Seniors, if you've been on a MHS athletic team as a player, trainer, statistician, or manager and have been actively involved with the Cardinal Parents Club, you're eligible to apply for one of their $1,000 scholarships. Stop by the Guidance Office, A114, for an application. Scheduling: Seniors remember that the next set of forms have been posted on Schoology and are due April 12. Find a placement and fill out the forms. Athletics: Attention any 9th, 10th and 11th graders who are interested in trying out for cheerleading for 2019-2020 school year - there will be a Coaches clinic on March 4th at 4:45 p.m. in the student center. Coaches will go over techniques to help improve your skills for tryouts. The cost is $10 per cheerleader, to be paid that day. This event will be followed by a mandatory parent and student meeting at the Paradigm starting at 7:00 p.m. Parents and students must attend if they want to tryout for Cheerleading. If you have any questions, please contact any of the cheer coaches. Clubs: Hey Mentor High! Want to see some stellar talent from our school? NHS will be hosting the 14th annual talent show on Wednesday, March 6th at 7PM in the Fine Arts Center. Admission to the event will be $5 at the door. You wont want to miss this event!

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Juniors and Seniors looking for a fun way to win a $1,500, $1,000 or a $500 scholarship are invited to compete in the MAD City Money Competition. Your team of 3 will compete in a virtual Game of Life taking on the role of adults in futuristic Mad City. You're given jobs, income, a family, and of course, dept. The challenge? Visit merchants to purchase all your needs such as housing, transportation, food, clothing, etc, and build a budget. It will be a fun and eye-opening competition that will give you an idea of what life will be like on your own. Competition takes place on Saturday, April 13 at Lakeland (10:00-1:00) More information in Guidance, A114 or at www.madcityneo.com

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Seniors, if you're interested in a career in the field of Biotechnology, you're eligible to apply for a scholarship to Lakeland. All tuition and fees up to $5,000 will be covered. It's to your advantage to apply as soon as possible. Lakeland has over a 90% placement rate into biotech jobs or straight into a bachelor's degree program. Info can be found in the Guidance Office, room A114.

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Seniors, if you've been on an athletic team as a player, trainer, statistician or manager & actively involved in Cardinal Parents Club, you're eligible to apply for their scholarship. Several $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. Info in Guidance A114

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The Armed Services Vocational Ability Test (ASVAB) will be given on Friday March 22 at 7:30am in the Fine Arts Center lobby. The ASVAB can be used to help you take a look at career options, 2 and 4-year colleges, ROTC, military academies, military service and vocational training. Sign up in the Guidance Office, room A114.

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Seniors, there are several new scholarships. Among them are the Mentor Orchestra Scholarship and the Shore PTA Scholarship for seniors who attended Shore Middle School. Stop by the Guidance Office for applications for these and other scholarships.

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Seniors, if you're planning a career in the medical profession, you're eligible to apply for the Lake Health-Health Careers Scholarship. They will award three $1,000 scholarships. Applications can be found in Guidance, A114.

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The ASVAB test will be given Friday, March 22, in the Fine Arts Center lobby. The results can be used to help you take a look at career options, college, ROTC, military service and military academies. Sign up in Guidance, room, A114.

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Seniors: Have you been heavily involved with community service projects while you've been in high school? If so, you're eligible to apply for the Charleen Gawronski Leadership Award which is a one-time award of $5,000. Stop by Guidance A114 for info.

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The Junior Women's Club of Mentor is looking for dependable teen aides for this summer's Safety Town. There will be 2 sessions, each a week long, starting June 3. Stop by the Guidance Office, room A114, for an application or go to www.mentorjuniorwomen.org

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Seniors: Senior Project Proposal forms have been posted in Schoology. Please be sure to fill out both forms. They are due by April 12.

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9th and 10th graders who are interested in participating in Leadership Lake County next year can pick up information in the Guidance Office, room A114 or can apply online at www.leadershiplakecounty.org. Participants meet one day per month from Sept-May to learn and apply leadership skills, network with Lake County businesses and civic leaders, engage in a youth-led community action project and engage with students from all Lake County schools.

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Sophomore students who have applied to a Lake Shore Compact Career Tech Program: Acceptance letters are ready! Please stop by the CTE Office A-214 today to find out if you have been accepted into a CTE Program. If accepted, you will have until March 1st to return your Accept/Decline Declaration Form to the CTE Office in your building or to your Guidance Counselor.