Grade 10-12 Curriculum Night Presentation
Grades_ 1012_Curriculum_Night_2014.ppt
Grade 9 Curriculum Night Presentation
Grade_9_Curriculum_Night_2014.ppt

Our hearts are with those who have experienced loss in our community...
Loss of Loved Ones - Grief and Teens 2-2014.pdf
Incoming 9th Grade Curriculum Night Handout:
9th Grade Curriculum Night Handout (Final) 2014-1.pdf
Letter to Parents Re: Technology Rule Changes & WiFi Access Read more...

MHS Wireless Connection Permission for Students:
MHS Wireless Connection Permission for Students FINAL 1-2014.pdf
Revised MHS Technology Use Rules:
MHS Technology Use Rules 1-2014 FINAL.pdf

Assassin - Podcast 4/1/14 Read more...
MHS Assassin Podcast.m4a

Friday, April 11, 2014  

Announcements:

Today is a B- Day

Please remember to secure your valuables in your locker when attending physical education class. Do not leave items such as phones, I-pods, calculators and cash in an unsecured bag or backpack. If you don’t have a lock, see your P.E. teacher.

A reminder to all seniors with 300+ community service hours.  Please meet AT THE END OF 4TH PERIOD TODAY, FRIDAY IN THE library FOR THE group photo.

Today is National Day of Silence, is a day of action in which students across the country vow to take a form of silence to call attention to the silencing effect of anti-LGBT bullying and harassment in schools. It has become the largest single student-led action towards creating safer schools for all, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. This quiet but powerful, student-led action raises awareness about the silencing effect of anti-LGBT bullying, harassment and discrimination.

Mahopac’s Magazine for art, poetry and prose – Drumbeat – is meeting after school today in room 130. Stop by to have your creative juices fired up! New members are always welcome.

Illusion auditions are being held early this year. Check posters in the studio and band room for more information.

The next 5-Hour Pre-Licensing course will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. The cost is $30 CASH ONLY.  Please sign up ASAP or this class may be cancelled.

Attention Juniors- the WISE application process has begun. Please see your English teacher, Guidance Counselor or Mrs. Lingardo in room 224 to pick up a copy of both part 1 and parts 2 & 3. Part 1 must be returned as soon as possible. Parts 2 & 3 have specific due dates.

MOST is collecting new/gently used sporting equipment donations for the Let’s Play if Forward Organization. There are boxes in the Blue House where you can drop off your sports items.

Attention Juniors and Seniors: Putnam County is offering a Summer Internship Program. Stop by the Main Office for an informational packet which is due no later than May 1st.

The Lake Mahopac Rotary Club is having a Doo Wop Rock and Roll Oldies Show at Mahopac High School on Friday May 9th at 7:30. Tickets are $30 in advance/$35 at the door.  For additional information please see the flyer in Main Office.

Make-ups for physical education class will take place 9th period this week, as well as the week of April 21st.  See your teacher if you need to make up a class.

Reminder: Please remember to date all announcements when placed in Ms. Irwin’s basket.

Please see Ms. Irwin in the Main office if you have lost a piece of jewelry or a pair of glasses.

Community Service Opportunity:

Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a younger student? Then consider volunteering for the “Middle School Peer Mentoring Project”. Please see your guidance counselor for more information.

Service learning project at the Falls. All students are invited to participate to help Mr. Trummer.

See Ms. Irwin in the main office for community service information.

** Reminder – Announcements are updated on the High School website daily**

 


High School Safety Reports from the weekend of
February 22, 2014
The Genesis Project
Thanks to Mr.Connick, Mahopac High School has received a very generous grant from New York State to start an amazing project known as the Genesis Project. The Genesis Project is dedicated to conserving and researching SEAC creek, a creek located in front of the school. Click here for more information!


Click here to view a webinar which includes a clip from Mr. Connick and Mrs. Johnson.  Please start 21 minutes into the video


Beginning Monday, September 23rd, between the hours of 8:00am and 3:00pm, all MHS visitors will have to be “buzzed in” to enter the building.  This change will further enhance our building security and bring us into alignment with the other schools in the district.  Please see below for directions. The “Doorbell” is located on the front side of the handicap station inside the first set of doors.  The large handicap button will not open the door until the inside monitor releases the lock.  See diagram.


Prospective Student Teachers / Interns:
 Download this form

MMS - MHS Student Teacher Request Form.pdf

MHS Fitness Clubs
Mahopac high school will be offering after school (2:00-3:00) fitness clubs.  All high school students will be eligible to sign up. 
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Putnam Partnership for Special Needs is presenting "Bully", a 2011 documentary film about bullying in U.S. schools.  The film follows the lives of five students who face bullying on a daily basis.  Discussion follows.  RSVP required.  See Bully Film and Discussion.pdf attached.

Upcoming Events

Mon, Apr 14 - Thu, Apr 17
Schools Closed
Spring Recess
Wednesday, April 16
Finance Committee/Public Session
7:30 PM
Falls Building
Friday, April 18
Schools Closed
Good Friday
Sunday, April 20
EASTER
Monday, April 21
Last Day to File Petitions for District Elections
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Absentee ballots and County voter registration lists available.