Quiz Bowl: If you are interested in trying out for the Quiz Bowl team this year, there will be an informational meeting this Thursday, October 10 after school in room 203.
Yearbooks: Attention all students and staff: The 2019 yearbooks can be picked up throughout the week during all lunches at the Spartan Armory located in the main hallway just outside the cafeteria.
Chess Club: There will be a Chess club meeting in room 321 on Tuesday, October 8th at 3:00 pm.
From the Art Department: Did you know that Ohio Non Violence Week is next week? The Art department is pleased to announce the winners of the local Ohio Non Violence Week Poster Contest.
In the High School Division:
First Place: Madelyn Smith
Third Place: Ariana Morales Honorable Mention: Gillian Canacci
In Graphics Division:
First Place: Ploy Wongkeaitaroon
Second Place: Isaiah Moore
Third Place: Anthony Steiner
Honorable Mention: Savannah White
These students will be recognized and awarded on Wednesday evening at The Soap Gallery in downtown Youngstown. Other participants’ work will hang at Boardman Barnes & Noble for the week of October 6 – 12. Congratulations and thank you for promoting peace through your artworks!
Humanities Club: A writing workshop and the elections of officers will take place at the next Humanities Club meeting on Tuesday, the 8th of October in Room 255 at 3:00 pm.
Computer/Robotics: The Computer/Robotics Meeting for October 8th has been moved to October 17th due to a conflict.
PSA from the GSA! The GSA will be holding its first meeting on Wednesday, October 9th in room 215 after school until 4:00 pm. Please bring your $5 dues.
From Athletics: The Boardman Girls Volleyball team will take on Warren at home on Tuesday, October 8th for Senior Night. This is a marquee event and all Boardman students wearing maroon will get in for free. Please come out to support your Lady Spartans and our seniors. Senior Night begins at 6:30 pm with the game immediately to follow.
Gentlemen’s Corner: Attention Spartans! This school year we are introducing ‘Gentleman’s Corner’. A location where young men in need of dress and casual clothes for school functions, dress up days for sports teams, banquets, dances, graduation and more can acquire the needed apparel.
If you would like to donate gently used items such as shirts, pants, ties, suits, shoes, etc. please drop the items off to either Mr. Phillips in room 246, Mrs. Matey in room 251, or Mr. Gabriel in room 232.
Students that would like to visit ‘Gentlemen’s Corner’ can see Mr. Phillips, Mrs. Matey, Mr. Gabriel or any guidance counselor.
Blood Drive: The BHS Student Council & Red Cross will host a blood drive here at BHS on Wednesday, October 16th. Forms for donations are available in the main office, in Room 156 or from any English teacher.
Emerging Leaders: Emerging Leaders are collecting packs of diapers to donate to Mina’s Foster Closet. Please bring in a pack of any size baby diapers to Room 243. Everyone who donated will receive a card for a free Chick-fil-a sandwich. Bring donations by October 10th.
PSAT Test: The PSAT Test will be administered on Saturday, October 19. Juniors interested in taking the PSAT Test for the National Merit Scholarship should now register in the Guidance Office. Sophomores may also register for this test but cannot qualify for the National Merit Scholarship competition. However, this test serves as a great practice test for the SAT. Cost of the test is $20.00 cash or check payable to Boardman High School and due at registration. Deadline to register for this test is Thursday, October 17th.
FROM THE GUIDANCE OFFICE:
College Visits: Representatives from the following colleges will be here the week of October 7 - October 10:
Monday, Oct. 7 YSU STEM College 9:00 am Thursday, Oct. 10 Chatham University 8:00 am Kent State University 9:45 am Duquesne University 11:00 am
Interested juniors and seniors must obtain a pass from the Guidance Office at least one day prior to the scheduled visit. Students should exercise this privilege with discretion and should not miss classes when tests & quizzes are being given.