COVID-19 UPDATES

Daily Bulletin | Thursday

September 30, 2021

White Day

 

Tomorrow will be a Gear Day! Visible SJA Gear on top, with dress code appropriate bottoms!

 

A final reminder that Jenks Studio is here taking photos on the Fuller Hall stage. Juniors- please remember to stop by Fuller Hall today if you haven’t already! Any Freshman or Sophomore who missed their scheduled time earlier in the week are also encouraged to stop by Fuller today. As a reminder, even if you do not plan to order photos, we still need you to have your picture taken, as these are the photos we use for the yearbook.

 

Attention all students taking this Saturday’s SAT exam. There are certain items you must have with you in order to be admitted. You must have a valid photo ID issued either by the school or your home state. You may also use your passport. You must have a printed version of the official College Board admission ticket (it may not simply be saved on a smart phone – it must be a hard copy). That ticket must also have your photo on it. In addition to bringing those essential items, you will want to bring the following: a scientific calculator with extra batteries, number two pencils (mechanical pencils are not allowed), and some snacks to eat during your breaks. Cell phones will be collected in all testing rooms. If you can do without your phone, it might just be better not to bring it. Please dress comfortably. If it’s raining in the morning or if it’s especially cold, be sure to dress accordingly for the wait outdoors. Finally, you must wear a mask at all times. The doors to Colby Hall will open at 7:45. The doors will lock at 8:00. We look forward to greeting you there. 

Calling all College Bound Hilltoppers! The following colleges have visits today: Plymouth State University at 10am —Colby Conference Room; University of Southern Maine—Zoom at 10:30am; Lincoln Technical Institute – East Windsor at 11am—CTE Department; Dean College at 11:30am—R112; University of Maine at Farmington at 12:30pm—Colby Conference Room; Gettysburg College—Zoom at 1pm; University of Vermont (Seniors Only) at 1:30pm—Colby Conference Room; and Wheaton College-Massachusetts at 2pm—Colby Conference Room. Please be sure to sign up for their visits on Naviance and to view all details. If you are scheduled to be in class during the time of the visit, please check in with your teacher before coming to the college visit.

 

The following colleges will have virtual Zoom visits tomorrow: Colgate University, University of California-Riverside, and Emmanuel College. Be sure to visit Naviance to sign up for all college visits.

 

Juniors and seniors that are applying to join the Colwell Scholars (or are thinking about applying) should meet with Mr. Ehrean after school on Thursday in Ranger 115. 

 

If you’re interested in attending the virtual visit with Dr. Spoon tonight, please RVSP at bit.ly/SpoonZoom by 3:00 or see Ms. Drew.

 

All St. Johnsbury Academy students are invited to attend tap-sensation, Dorance Dance, in concert at Lyndon Institute on Tuesday, October 5th. All students may attend this show for free, which includes younger siblings not yet at SJA. There is no charge, but all students will need tickets to be admitted. Free student tickets can be found at: https://tickets.catamountarts.org/shows/dorrance%20dance/events or by calling the Catamount Arts box office at 802-748-2600 ext. 3. Please see Mrs. Hraibi in the Dance Studio – Morse 101 if you have questions.  And please do a “Dorance Dance” Google search and enjoy the super-tap dancing you can see live and for free this Tuesday. Masks, proof of vaccination (or PCR Test), and valid ID are required to attend this show.

 

Are you interested in civil discussion and debate? Do you want to talk with people you may not agree with about issues that matter to you? Do you want to build empathy and understanding while connecting in a fun and safe environment? If so, Discussion and Debate club is for you! We meet in Colby 209 on Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:30. That’s today! In Colby 209 at 3:30. See Mr. Weiss with any questions or for more details.

 

Happy Birthday today to Erin Conley, Indigo Farlice, Shinnosuke Inasawa, and Madeline Woodson!

 

JV-B BOYS SOCCER vs. SOUTH BURLINGTON 4:30, please release the team at 3:00

 

Girls Varsity Soccer lost to Colchester, 3-1, and the JV team lost, 2-0.

 

Varsity Volleyball lost to South Burlington, 3-1; however, the JV team beat South Burlington, 2-1.

 

 

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