Nixa High School Bulletin for Wednesday, November 26, 2014
ATHLETE Physical form procedure... Please note the following CORRECT procedure regarding athlete physical forms. ALL physical forms should be turned in to the HEAD coach of the particular sport. If that coach isn’t located at the high school, the physical form MUST be brought to the AD office. Physical forms will NOT be accepted in the high school front office. Thank you for your assistance in this important issue.
Bass Fishing club meetings Dec 1 & 15 in the lecture hall at 7:00pm. The first meeting (Dec 1) will be informational and the second (Dec 15) a commitment meeting.
COLLEGE SIGNING... Kathy Prestwich will be signing with Benedictine College for softball on December 15th at 2:45 in the Nixa High School Library. All are welcome to attend.
ASVAB The ASVAB will be offered at the high school on December 10 during 1-4th hours. There is a sign-up sheet in the counseling center.
Scholarship Scholarship Opportunity: Athnet is offering a $1,000 scholarship available to full-time undergraduate college students who played sports at the high school level. This year high school seniors are eligible to apply if they will be attending college next year. For more information and to apply visit http://www.athleticscholarships.net/scholarship-contest.htm
MO Girls State Missouri Girls State is an intensive week of government study and Americanism training sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary. The packet for Missouri Girls State 2015 is now online at www.missourigirlsstate.org The deadline for all completed paperwork is March 1, 2015.
Elks Scholarship Applications for the Elks National Foundation, Inc. 2015 Most Valuable Student Scholarship Contest is now available. You can obtain an application by visiting www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm The counseling center has the address for application submission. Do not submit your application to the local Elks Lodge. The deadline for submission is December 5. The Elks also offer a scholarship to children and grandchildren of Elks members. This application is available at www.elks.org/enf/scholars
Young Entrepreneur Award Applications are being accepted for the Young Entrepreneur Award. Applications can be found at www.nfib.com/YEA The deadline for submission is December 18.
MO JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship The Missouri JCI Senate Foundation has a $250.00 scholarship available. Apply online at http://usjcisenate.org/index.php/scholarship-program The deadline for application is January 9, 2015.
JFK Profile in Courage Essay The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites high school students to write an essay on an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1956. Contest information, registration, and to submit your essay, visit the Profile in Courage Essay Contest at www.jfklibrary.org
MO State Society Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship Information regarding the Missouri State Society Daughters of the American Revolution scholarships is available online at http://www.mssdar.org/statepages/scholarships.htm You can also access the link through the Counselor’s Page on the NHS website.
Scholarship Information for the Project 21—Missouri Gaming Association, Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarship, and the AXA Achievement has been added to the scholarship list on the Counselor’s website. If you need more information, you can stop by the counseling center.
MO State College Visit Are you a Junior interested in attending Missouri State? If so, stop by the counseling center for information regarding a college visit opportunity. Space is limited.
Scholarship Information regarding the Junior League’s Mary Riley Wolfe Memorial Scholarship is available in the counseling center. The criteria for the $2,000 scholarship is a female student with a minimum GPA of 3.5 and a Community Volunteer Experience Essay.