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JOHN F. KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL
SY 2013 – 2014
Vol. 6 Issue 44 Tuesday, February 18, 2014 GREEN DAY: 1, 3, & 5
John F. Kennedy’s mission is to develop our island students to become globally primed high achievers.
Our ESLRs: John F. Kennedy High School students will be responsible citizens, problem solvers, effective communicators, and technologically literate.
¥ Do you have talent? Do you have Islander Pride? Then come out and audition for JFK's 2nd Annual Islander Day scheduled for Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the Micronesian Mall. Auditions will be from Monday, February 17 through Friday, February 21 during lunch in room D216. See Sinot Terlaje for more details. Si Yu'os Ma'åse'!
¥ The February PTSA Meeting is this Thursday, February 13, 6:30pm in the Media Center.
¥ Buenas JFK Family! The Chamoru Department along with the Chamoru Studies division invites everyone to the Mes Chamoru kick-off mass at St Francis of Assisi Church in Yona on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. The na'taotao tumana' will immediately follow at the Yona Gymnasium. Our very own JFK Raisan Acho 'Latte Dancers will be performing as well.
¥ Effectively immediately, the library will be opened at 6 A.M. and will close at 2:30 P.M.
¥ Walkers must use the sidewalk and crosswalk. You may not cut through the parking lots!
¥ In order to ensure that students are on time to class and not waiting until the last minute to eat, the cafeteria line will close at 6:45a.m. for breakfast and 11:20a.m. for lunch. Please be prompt!
¥ Interact Members - There will be a general membership meeting on Thursday, February 13, 2014 in Mrs. Quinata's classroom (A208). Rotary Club needs our help so please be present. Members, use your pass to gain access to the second floor.
¥ Nursing Club is selling hearty grams and flower grams (roses) for Valentine’s Day! Brighten a friend’s day or let that special someone know you care! Place your order now in D215 or see any Nursing Club Officer/member. Thank you!!!
¥ Do you want an up close experience on our American Government and get a chance to visit Washington, D.C. join Close-Up, meetings are held every Friday in D111.
¥ Join Creations Art Club! Meetings will be held every Friday in Mrs. Mallari's room located at B213. All students are welcome! Don't forget your pass!!!
¥ Korean Club has been revived and revamped! Come join us every Wednesday during lunch in B201.
¥ Attention Students and Advisors: Clubs and Organizations must have one representative present, during the WAY lunch meetings on Mondays in room D109.
¥ Hafa Adai Islanders! Interested in giving back to the community and learning more about Tourism? Come join the WAVE Club!! Meetings are every Friday during lunch in A207.
¥ INTERFAITH BIBLE CLUB: Students please join us Mondays during lunch in D117 to open the Bible and study it. All questions and ideas are welcome.
¥ Attention Islanders! Would you like to experience a night of fine dining at a reasonable price? Well, the Class of 2015 in collaboration with Pro-Start and Tourism is sponsoring "A Night Under the Stars - Dinner for Two" on Saturday, March 1, 6:00pm -10:00pm at our own JFK Courtyard. Tickets are $30. per couple which includes a four course menu with a choice of entree selections, a choice of sparkling apple cider or concorde grape juice, table reservations, entertainment, and an ambience of beauty and glamour. Tickets can be purchased from any committee members, class officers, or in room D203. For more information please go to D203.
(HELPING EVERY LEARNER PROGRESS)
A DIRECTORY OF AGENCIES AND LOCATIONS
FOR ACADEMIC NEEDS
COMPUTER INTERNET RESOURCES OUTSIDE SCHOOL CAMPUS
Guam Public Libraries All branches (different branch hours vary) Ph # 475-4751 http://gpls.guam.gov
Mayors’ offices - limited, on request if available
Laptop hookups, free wireless: Mobil Gas Stations, McDonald’s Restaurants, Outrigger Hotel Lobby, Coffee Beanery (Micronesia Mall, Tumon, Agana, Tamuning), Shirley’s Coffee Shop (Tamuning, Agana, Harmon), Roasted Coffee Shop, Wash n’ Dry (Maite and Harmon), Hava Java, Java Junction , miscellaneous coffee shops and restaurants
Americorps (Federal Grant) Scholarships for community service Ph#735-2234
College Access Challenge Grant Program (CACGP) Guam Community College. Federal grant program. College prep assistance and services for underserved populations. Ph#735-5565. www.facebook/GCC-College-Access-Challenge-Grant-Program.
Educational Talent Search Program (ETS). University of Guam. Federal grant program for students from disadvantaged backgrounds, minority or under-represented groups. Ph#735-1990/2246
Upward Bound / TRIO. University of Guam. Federal set of grant programs to assist minority or low income students in completing their high school education with encouragement to continue onto college. Ph#735-2245