Daily Student Bulletin

January 23, 2018

There will be NO 4th hour metals class at ISD today.  Students please report to the guidance office.  

 

Attention all juniors and sophomores:  Mark your calendars!  At 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, a representative from the Iowa College Access Network will provide a FREE presentation on career and college planning for you and your parents.  Topics covered will include Successful Transitions after High School Graduation, Academic Prep and Requirements for College, Understanding College Costs, and Scholarships.  If both you and your parent can attend, great.  If just one of you is available, that person should still attend.  The meeting will be held in the Multi-Purpose room.                                                                                                                                             

 

Spanish Club will be meeting this Thursday at 2:45-3:45 in Ms. Allards room                                             

 

At the District Large Group Speech contest held at Treynor High School on Saturday, January 20, Lewis Central High School advanced an outstanding 10 groups to state competition. These groups all received Division I ratings: Short Film-Jack, Solo Mime, Reader’s Theater, two Radio Broadcasting--RICH and ROME , two Ensemble Acting scenes, and three Group Improvisations. They’ll perform one week from Thursday on February 1st in the Lewis Central auditorium as they prepare for state competition at Waukee High School on February 3rd.                                                 

 

Here is the information about COLLEGE VISITS from our Student Handbook:  

College Visits

Students are encouraged to visit college campuses on weekends or school holidays. However, if that cannot be arranged, students may be allowed to visit college campuses with pre-arranged permission of the school counselor AND a note signed by the student's parents. College visits cleared by parents in this manner are excused absences.

That means students must bring their school counselor a note from their parents that includes the name of the college and the date visiting at least 24 hours before the college visit.

                                               

The following colleges will have representatives in our School Counseling office.  If you want to meet with a college representative, simply email Renee at rkybat@lewiscentral.org, and she will send a call slip for you when the representative arrives.

 

The United States Marine Corps plans to set up by the cafeteria the first and third Wednesday of each month, while the United States Army plans to set up on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.  If you are interested in a Fast Forward! graduation plan of entering the military, you should take the time to introduce yourself and talk with these recruiters.

 

Seniors, these Fast Forward! Scholarship Opportunities are also available on our School Counseling Department webpages:  http://tinyurl.com/y8yxrt95

 

Seniors, here is another great database offering hundreds scholarships:  www.studentscholarships.org.  Several high-dollar scholarships have December and January deadlines, so check out the site and get your applications completed.

 

 

 

Health Care Careers Scholarship

$7,000 ($3,500/year for up to 2 years)

Must enroll in an eligible health care field and COMMIT TO WORKING ONE YEAR IN AN IOWA HOSPITAL FOR EACH YEAR OF THE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD; click here to see if you meet the eligibility requirements and to apply

March 30, 2018

Council Bluffs Centennial Rotary Scholarships

$1,000
(2 awarded)

Must be actively involved in the betterment of our community through volunteer work and community service. Applications available from file on the wall across from Mrs. Bode-Steinke's door

Emailed application tonancy.c.mack@hotmail.comdue by5:00 p.m. January 31, 2018

First Friday Breakfast Club Scholarship

$3,000

Participated in significant activities to promote LGBT acceptance and provide education and understanding of LGBT issues in your school or community. Get an application from the folder across from Mrs. Bode-Steinke's office door.

March 15, 2018


 

Theatre Arts Guild - Omaha Scholarship

$2,000
multiple asarded

Must plan to pursue a degree in acting, dance, voice, direction, design, broadcasting theatre management, technical design, etc., as well as complete up to a 5-minute audition with two contrasting pieces;click here for info and application

Feb. 1, 2018


 

Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education Scholarship

$2,000
multiple scholarships

Committed to the pursuit of automotive-related studies, such as technician training, body shop/collision repair, diesel, sales, accounting, or business administration;click here for info and application

March 1, 2018

SFM Foundation Scholarships

up to $10,000/yr

Must have had a parent or guardian who was disabled or fatally injured in a workplace accident in Iowa, Minnesota, or Wisconsin; must pursue vocational education and training or a bachelor's or associate's degree at an accredited school; financial need;click here for more info and application


 

UNO Scholars Academy
Scholarship

at least $2,500/year over 4 years

Must have applied to and been accepted to UNO with a major in the College of Business; excellent student who is a high school and community leader;click here for info and to apply

Feb. 1, 2018


 

Title

Amount

Qualification Factors

App Deadline

Pearl Hull Falk Scholarship

$800

Must be of the Protestant faith, a resident of Iowa, and attending the University of Iowa full time in the 2018-19 school year.
See Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the application.

May 1, 2018


 

Raymond G. Alvine
Memorial Scholarships

up to $5,000

Must enroll in mechanical, electrical, or architectural engineering at a University of Nebraska college, University of Iowa, Iowa State, or Kansas State; 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale, 24 or higher ACT composite; essay; FAFSA completed;click here for more info and application

March 31, 2018


 

Matthew Shepard Scholarship

up to $13,000 over 4 years

3.0/4.0 GPA; 22 or better ACT; openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer; demonstrated LGBTQ activism and community service; high moral and ethical standards; click here to apply

March 1, 2018


 

Offutt Enlisted Spouses Club

varies

Must have parent who is active duty military, retired, or deceased; ACT score; essay; involvement in school and community; need;click here for info and application

March 23, 2018


 

Iowa Newspaper Foundation Scholarships (8 total)

$500-$1,000

Seeking a college major preparing one for a career in media; participation in yearbook or newspaper at LCHS;click here for info and single application

Feb, 9, 2018


 

Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarships

$1,000
(80 awarded)

Must be working for Hy-Vee (hired before Sept. 16, 2017) or the son or daughter of a Hy-Vee employee who began work before March 15, 2017; ACT score; personal reference;click here for info and to access application

Feb. 10, 2018


 

 

 

 

Grand Lodge of Iowa
Masonic Scholarship

$2,000

Service to school and community with special emphasis upon leadership roles; strong academic record, communication skills, and financial need are also considered.
Click here for info and the application.

Feb. 1, 2018


 


MCEC Technical Scholarships

Varies

Must plan to enroll in a mechanical or trades course of study at an Iowa community college; solid academic record, communication skills, and financial need.
Click here for info and to apply

March 1, 2018


 

EXCEL Physical Therapy Scholarship

$1,000 (at least 5 awarded)

3.5 or higher GPA; varsity sport or activity letter; planned enrollment in a 4-year college with intention to major in Physical Therapy;
see Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the application

EXCEL must receive mailed app byFeb. 23, 2018

College Raptor Scholarship

$2,500

Must register with College Raptor and use its college search, be a legal resident of the United States, and be enrolled in an accredited college, university, or trade school; essay; click here for info and to access application

Jan. 31, 2018


 

Iowa PGA Foundation
Charlie Burkhart Scholarship

$6,000 ($1,500/yr)

Interest and activity in golf, the potential for future contributions to the game, leadership skills/community involvement, academic/professional ability; financial need is considered but not the main factor; see Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the paper application

June 15, 2018



 

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