Announcements

  • April 25, 2017 - A day

    Students who have Study Hall period 2 in the café should report to the auditorium.

     The Weight Room is closed after school until further notice.

     Earth Day was last Saturday, so all of this week we will be having an electronic recycling drive. Do your part in reducing pollution and drop off any old electronics you have in the office with Mrs. Smith.

     Any student who wishes to run for a position next year in MOST should attend the next meeting after school on Wednesday, April 26th in the auditorium.

     Create the Change Club will meet in room 130 on Wednesday.

     The GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130.

     The Mahopac Golf and Beach Club needs volunteers to help with their Junior Camp Pr5ogram this summer. If you are interested, the CIT enrollment form is available in room 120. This cannot be used for community service.

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  • April 24, 2017 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class scheduled for today has been postponed. There will be a class in May and another in June.  Dates will be announced later this week.

    .Attention all Juniors: Today is the last day to hand in your permission slips for the BOCES College and Career Fair tomorrow, April 25th.  Permission slips must be returned to the Gold House by 2:00 today.

     The Weight Room is closed after school until further notice.

     Earth Day was last Saturday, so all of this week we will be having an electronic recycling drive. Do your part in reducing pollution and drop off any old electronics you have in the office with Mrs. Smith.

     Any student who wishes to run for a position next year in MOST should attend the next meeting after school on Wednesday, April 26th in the auditorium.

     Create the Change Club will meet in room 130 on Wednesday, not today.

     

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  • April 21, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

    .Junior Prom is today. Students should arrive at the new HS Gym beginning at 4:30 but no later than 5:45, to take their Prom Photo.  First bus will leave MHS around 5:50 to go to Villa Barone.  First bus will leave Villa Barone at 9:30 PM to arrive at MHS.  Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.  Students who attend will have a chance to win a mini-Ipad 4!

     The Weight Room is closed after school until further notice.

     Earth Day is this Saturday, so all of next week we will be having an electronic recycling drive. Do your part in reducing pollution and drop off any old electronics you have in the office with Mrs. Smith.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

    Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 2122, 23.  Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

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  • April 19, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

    .Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Table signups will be in room 231 after school until 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.  Students who attend will have a chance to win a mini-Ipad 4!

     National Honor Society meeting at 2pm today in the auditorium for all new inductees as well as all officers and current members.

     Mandatory meeting for Spanish National Honor Society inductees today at 2:00 in the auditorium.

     The Weight Room is closed after school until further notice.

     There is a Freshman MOST meeting today after school in room 214.

     There is a mandatory meeting for all Chieftain editors today in room 224 at 2:00.

     Biology Club will meet tomorrow, Thursday, after school in room 250.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23. Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

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  • April 18, 2017 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

    .Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Table signups will be in room 231 after school until 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.

     Italian Club will meet today in the mini theater.  All flower money is due.

     National Honor Society meeting at 2pm tomorrow in the auditorium for new inductees as well as all members.

     Mandatory meeting for Spanish National Honor Society inductees tomorrow at 2:00 in the auditorium.

     Attention Seniors: The local scholarship package is due today to Mrs. Smith.

     Yearbook meeting today at 2:00.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23.  Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

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  • April 7, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     Amy senior who purchased chocolate for the prom fundraiser can pick it up at 2:00 in room 225.

     Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Tickets will be sold in the café during lunch periods for $85/single and $170/couple.  Tickets will be sold until April 7. Table signups will be in room 231 after school from 4/3 to 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.

     Pick up the latest edition if the school newspaper. Chieftain! You can find it in the library, your classrooms and the book nooks.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23. Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

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  • April 6, 2017 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     The GSA will meet today in room 130.

     Fashion Club will meet today at 2:00 in Mrs. Usack’s room.

     Amy senior who purchased chocolate for the prom fundraiser can pick it up at 2:00 in room 225.

     Math STEP is cancelled for today.

     Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Tickets will be sold in the café during lunch periods for $85/single and $170/couple.  Tickets will be sold until April 7. Table signups will be in room 231 after school until 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.

     Attention students: if you received strive cards during the month of March, please place them in the boxes today.  Strive card raffle will take place this week.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23. Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

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  • April 5, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     The GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130.

     There will be a brief mandatory meeting today for all 9th grade athletes interested in playing JV football next year.  Meet in room 46 at 2:00 pm sharp.

     Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Tickets will be sold in the café during lunch periods for $85/single and $170/couple.  Tickets will be sold until April 7. Table signups will be in room 231 after school from 4/3 to 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.

     Attention students: if you received strive cards during the month of March, please place them in the boxes today.  Strive card raffle will take place this week.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23. Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

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  • April 4, 2017 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     Yearbook meeting today at 2:00 in the Library Classroom.

     The GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130.

     Earth Science STEP is cancelled for today only.

     There will be a brief mandatory meeting on Wednesday, April 5th for all 9th grade athletes interested in playing JV football next year.  Meet in room 46 at 2:00 pm sharp.

     

    Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Tickets will be sold in the café during lunch periods for $85/single and $170/couple.  Tickets will be sold until April 7. Table signups will be in room 231 after school from 4/3 to 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.

     Attention students: if you received strive cards during the month of March, please place them in the boxes today.  Strive card raffle will take place this week.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23. Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

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  • April 3, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class scheduled for today has been postponed until Monday, April 24th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm.  You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     There is a mandatory meeting today at 2:00 in room 204 for Spanish Honor Society inductees.

     There will be an Arts and Writing Club meeting today at 2:00 pm in 128. All are welcome/

     Drivers Education meeting today in the mini theater at 2:00 pm. If you have not handed in a check and have one, please attend the meeting.  There are still spots available.

     Today’s Italian Club meeting is cancelled.

     The Create the Change Club will meet today in room 130 at 2:10.

     There will be a brief mandatory meeting on Wednesday, April 5th for all 9th grade athletes interested in playing JV football next year.  Meet in room 46 at 2:00 pm sharp.

     Attention Juniors: Junior Prom will be on Friday, April 21 at Villa Barone from 6-10.  Tickets will be sold in the café during lunch periods for $85/single and $170/couple.  Tickets will be sold until April 7. Table signups will be in room 231 after school from 4/3 to 4/20.  One person from your table may hand in all completed sobriety forms to attend.  Tables are 12 people each. Any questions see Mr. Dusenbury or Mr. Fetzer.

     Attention all Juniors: The BOCES College and Career Fair will be held on April 25th.  Permission slips are available in each house and must be returned to the Gold House as soon as possible.

     Attention students: if you received strive cards during the month of March, please place them in the boxes today.  Strive card raffle will take place this week.

     Community Service: Volunteers are needed for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Sunday, April 23 at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Information available in room 120.

     Community Service: Fundraiser for Putnam Humane Society will take place at the Lake Casse Club House, 193 Shear Hill Road, Mahopac on April 21, 22, 23. Help is also needed for setup after school on April 18th through 20th.  Information available in room 120.

     

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College Timeline (9th)

August/September

Attend Freshman Orientation

Attend Mahopac University Night

 October-February

Attend Freshman Advisory Sessions with your counselor (Four year planning, Introduction to Naviance-Family Connection, Career Interest Inventory, etc.)

February-students meet with their counselor to discuss sophomore year scheduling options

 Year Round

Participate in clubs, sports, activities

Begin service learning

Focus on doing well in your classes and attend extra help if needed

College Timeline (10th)

September

Optional: Register for PSAT through your house secretary (please see your counselor for questions on if the PSAT is right for you in 10th grade)

Attend Mahopac University Night

 October

Take PSAT (optional)

 February

Complete the Do What You Are (DWYA) career interest inventory through Naviance-Family Connection

Visit BOCES tech center (optional)

Students meet with their counselor to discuss junior year scheduling options

 April

Attend Career Day

 Year Round

Participate in clubs, sports, activities

Begin service learning

Focus on doing well in your classes and attend extra help if needed

College Timeline (11th)

September

Register for the PSAT through your house secretary

Student athletes who are interested in playing sports in college should consult with coach to discuss college athletic options

Attend college mini-fairs at MHS

Apply for College Board test accommodations if not already submitted (for students with IEP/504)

Attend Mahopac University Night

 October

Take PSAT

Attend college fairs in the area

Attend college mini-fairs at MHS

 November

Attend college fairs in the area

Attend college mini-fairs at MHS

 December

PSAT scores are available online through the College Board and distributed to students

Register for SAT prep course, if applicable

 February

Attend Junior College Workshops for students and parents

After attending Junior College Workshops, counselors are available by appointment for students individually or with their parents (as needed)

Students meet with their counselor to discuss senior schedule options

Students interested in playing DI or DII athletics in college should review NCAA website for an approved list of courses and eligibility requirements.  Communicate with counselor intent to play college athletics and review senior schedule options.

Start making plans to visit colleges in Spring

Register for SAT plus essay and/or ACT plus writing

Add colleges to “Colleges I’m Thinking About” in Naviance-Family Connection

 March

Start working on Junior Conference Profile in Naviance-Family Connection

Visit colleges-make an appointment with admissions office or register online through college

 April

Visit colleges-make an appointment with admissions office or register online through college

Attend college fairs in the area

Attend College & Career Fair at BOCES

 May

Take SAT plus essay and/or SAT Subject Tests (if applicable)

Attend college fairs in the area

Personally ask a teacher for a letter of recommendation letter and add request to Naviance-Family Connection (under “Colleges I’m  Applying to” tab)

Take AP exam (if applicable)

Visit colleges-make an appointment with admissions office or register online through college

Add colleges to “Colleges I’m thinking About” in Naviance-Family Connection

 June

Student athletes applying to Division I or II colleges must register online through the NCAA Eligibility Center.  Student should notify counselor that they registered.

Take ACT plus writing (if applicable)

Visit colleges-make an appointment with admissions office or register online through college

Complete the Junior Conference Profile in Naviance-Family Connection by June 1st

 July/August

Continue to explore colleges and narrow college list

Register for October SAT plus essay (if applicable)

Register for September ACT plus writing (if applicable)

Continue to work on your college essay

Follow up with teachers about letters of recommendation

ENJOY YOUR SUMMER!

College Timeline (12th grade)

September

 Make appointment with counselor in mid-September to review college list

Create a Common Application account and start completing

Be mindful of deadlines (early action, early decision, priority, regular, rolling, etc.)

Personally ask a teacher for a letter of recommendation letter and add request to Naviance-Family Connection (under “Colleges I’m Applying to” tab) NO later than October 1

Attend college mini-fairs at MHS

Register for November SAT plus essay (if applicable)

Continue to visit college campuses and interview with admissions representatives

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Take ACT plus writing (if applicable)

List colleges that you are applying to in Naviance-Family Connection

Attend Mahopac University Night

October

Complete FAFSA (www.fafsa.ed.gov)

Take SAT plus essay (if applicable)

Attend college fairs in the area and college mini fairs at MHS

Continue working on college applications.  Ask an English teacher to review college essay.

Request teacher letter of recommendation by 10/1

Send SAT/ACT scores to colleges from your College Board and/or ACT account

Visit colleges; schedule an overnight visit (if applicable)

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

List colleges that you are applying to in Naviance-Family Connection

November

Take SAT (if applicable)

Submit your college applications

Attend college mini-fairs at MHS

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Notify house secretary if college is requesting 1st quarter grades

Confirm college applications, types and deadlines with your house secretary

December

Visit colleges; schedule an overnight visit (if applicable)

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Enter in Naviance any updates on college decisions and acceptances

Confirm college applications, types and deadlines with your house secretary

January

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Enter in Naviance any updates on college decisions and acceptances

Confirm college applications, types and deadlines with your house secretary

February

Visit colleges; schedule an overnight visit to help compare colleges and make a final decision

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Enter in Naviance any updates on college decisions and acceptances

Confirm college applications, types and deadlines with your house secretary

March

Visit colleges; schedule an overnight visit to help compare colleges and make a final decision

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Enter in Naviance any updates on college decisions and acceptances

Complete ACCES-VR (for students with IEP/504)

April

Compare college acceptances and financial aid offers

Complete Senior Survey in Naviance-Family Connection as you hear back from colleges

Make final decision to which school you will attend and enter final choice in Naviance-Family Connection in “College I’m Attending”

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

May

Complete Senior Survey in Naviance-Family Connection

Enter final choice in Naviance-Family Connection in “College I’m Attending”

Research scholarship opportunities and check Naviance Family-Connection Scholarship List

Turn in Service Learning hours and reflection form to your house secretary by May 1st

June

Complete Senior Survey in Naviance-Family Connection

GRADUATION!!!