Announcements Wednesday January 8th, 2020

Happening this week :

·         The Boys Track team will meet today at 2:45 in the MPR for anyone interested in joining the team.

·         Floyd Central Drivers Education is now accepting new drivers.  If you are 15 and would like to take Drivers Ed you may pick a registration packet in the bookstore.

·         Basketball Homecoming Committee will meet on Friday, January 10th in Mrs. Poindexter’s room.

·         Students interested in joining the Social Studies Academic Team should meet in Mr. Thomas’s room briefly after school Friday.

·         The Lady Highlander Basketball team defeated New Washington last night.  The ladies will be in action again Thursday at Ballard for a boy/girl double header.  The ladies play 6 with the boys game to follow.  The Lady Highlanders finish their week Saturday with cancer awareness game versus New Albany, JV start at 6.  


Just a reminder:

·         Student drivers: Please make sure the number on your parking tag is visible from the outside of your car.

Employment Opportunites:

·         Highlander Point JayC store is hiring!  See attached flyer for details. 

·         A Child’s Heart Daycare and Preschool is looking to hire a few individuals for our after school program.  

o   2:45-6 Monday through Friday

o   Must be 18 to apply

o   If you are interested, please contact Amanda Hoffman at 812-923-6223, or by email at

Important resources:

·– list of dates/venues for the ACT.

· – list of dates to take the SAT.

·         You can also take advantage of other scholarship opportunities through Community Foundation.  Go to and click on the scholarship tab.

·         Knights of Pythias offers a $1000 award for students pursuing college.  You must have a 3.0 gpa or higher and already have been accepted to a university.  Essay required.  Info is on the scholarship board in the counseling office.  Deadline is January 25.

·         Louisville Artisans Guild offers a scholarship for students pursuing an art related major in college. This is a one-time $2000 award. Five pieces of portfolio work are required with admission. More information is on the scholarship board in Student Services. Deadline to apply is March 21, 2020.

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