Nixa High School Bulletin for Tuesday, December 10, 2013
All GSA donations for the adopted family must be received by Mr. Sullivan by Friday at the latest. The next GSA meeting will be Tuesday, December 17 after school in the lecture hall. This will be our holiday party. Bring your favorite goodies to share!
TOYS for TOTS! Help spread some holiday Cheer! Bring a new, unwrapped toy by room 303 within the next 2 weeks. These toys are taken to kids who won’t have much of a Christmas morning without your help.
The Choirs of NHS present the annual Medieval Madrigal Moments, next Saturday and Sunday, December 14 and 15 at 3:00 p.m. in the auditorium. The Nixa Chamber Choir will be performing both days with the Concert Choir on Saturday and the Women’s Choir on Sunday. Tickets are FREE to all students and children. Adult admission is $5 at the door.
Seniors...SCHOLARSHIP info... Information regarding the Missouri State PTA Teacher Education Scholarship is available in the counseling center. This scholarship is for those interested in pursuing a career in education. If interested, your application should be submitted to the counseling center by January 31.
University of Mo School of Medicine is offering a week long Mini Medical school program this summer. This program is for high school students who will begin their senior year in the fall of 2014. For more information please go to http://medicine.missouri.edu/admissions/minimed.html. Applications will be available after the first of the year and the deadline is March 1, 2014. Scholarships are available for those who qualify.
Senior Composite photo retakes-date changed Senior composite photo retakes will now be on Thursday, 12/12/13.
Ever wanted to travel to Europe? Any Nixa high school student, their family members, and Nixa faculty members are eligible to travel with us on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Italy, France, and Spain (Mediterranean tour) in July 2015. Come to rooms 172 or 170 in the cave for more information (Mrs. Matthews or Mrs. Martinez). A make-up parent informational meeting for the 2015 Europe trip will be Monday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. in Mrs. Matthews' room (172). Be sure to enroll on the trip by December 15 to get your $200 discount!
SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP.... The Springfield Area Legal Support Professional is sponsoring a $400.00 scholarship to be awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, leadership ability, and need. Applicants must be a high school senior, have a 3.0 GPA, in the top 25% of their class, and be in need of financial assistance. For more information and an application, stop by the counseling center.
ART CLUB... There will NOT be an art club meeting December 18. See you in January.