Announcements

  • March 22, 2017 - A day

    Spring Driver Education meeting Tuesday, March 28th at 2:00 pm in the new gym. If you have any questions, see Mr. Kerr or Mr. Gillespie.

     The next 5 hour pre-licensing class will be on Monday, April 3 from 5:00 to 10:00 pm. You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     A retainer was found in Ms. Bugge’s office last week. If it is yours, you can claim it in room 120.

     SADD will be having a meeting at 2 pm today in room 218.

     There will be a Chieftain meeting today after school for all editors only.

     All players registered to play Varsity Football or on the Indian Pride team must attend a short mandatory meeting in the weight room on Tuesday at 2:00 pm sharp.

     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.

     Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship applications are available from Mrs. Smith.

    .If you are in the mood for some fun come out to Illusion this Thursday. Friday and Saturday nights at 7pm. Admission is $10.  It is going to be a great show

     Attention Juniors enrolling in WISE for next year: Parts 2 and 3 of the WISE application are available in the Gold House today.  Be sure to pay attention to the due date at the top of each part.

     There is an award application available in the athletic office for all graduating seniors who play on a competitive girls soccer team. Also, the MSA scholarship application is available in the athletic office.

     Any boy signed up to try out for tennis should see Mr. Melville at some time today.

     English/Writing tutor needed for a MMS 8th grader who needs help with writing, focusing and organizing.  National Honor Society student preferred.  Information available in room 120.

     Community service: Tutor needed for a 4th grade student in math and reading. Information available in room 120.

     Summer jobs are available with Bedford Recreation. They are hiring life guards, swim instructors and camp counselors. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • March 21, 2017 - B day

    Spring Driver Education meeting Tuesday, March 28th at 2:00 pm in the new gym. If you have any questions, see Mr. Kerr or Mr. Gillespie.

     The next 5 hour pre-licensing class will be on Monday, April 3 from 5:00 to 10:00 pm. You can register in room 120 with $35.00 cash.

     A retainer was found in Ms. Bugge’s office last week. If it is yours, you can claim it in room 120.

     Jostens will be delivering rings during lunch periods today.

     SADD will be having a meeting at 2 pm on Wednesday in room 218.

     There will be a mandatory Pokemon meeting today in room 48. Be ready to play.

     Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship applications are available from Mrs. Smith.

    If you are in the mood for some fun come out to Illusion this Thursday. Friday and Saturday nights at 7pm. Admission is $10.  It is going to be a great show

     Attention Juniors enrolling in WISE for next year:  Parts 2 and 3 of the WISE application are available in the Gold House.  Be sure to pay attention to the due date at the top of each part.

    There is an award application available in the athletic office for all graduating seniors who play on a competitive girls soccer team. Also, the MSA scholarship application is available in the athletic office.

     English/Writing tutor needed for a MMS 8th grader who needs help with writing, focusing and organizing.  National Honor Society student preferred.  Information available in room 120.

     Community service: Tutor needed for a 4th grade student in math and reading. Information available in room 120.

     Summer jobs are available with Bedford Recreation. They are hiring life guards, swim instructors and camp counselors. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

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  • March 20, 2017 - A day

    Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship applications are available from Mrs. Smith.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA.  Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     Anyone trying out for the golf team must see Mr. Fortini today.

     Italian Club will be meeting at 2:00 today in the Mini Theater.

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

     If you are in the mood for some fun come out to Illusion this Thursday. Friday and Saturday nights at 7pm. Admission is $10.  It is going to be a great show. 

    Attention Juniors enrolling in WISE for next year:  Parts 2 and 3 of the WISE application are available in the Gold House today.  Be sure to pay attention to the due date at the top of each part.

     There is an award application available in the athletic office for all graduating seniors who play on a competitive girls soccer team. Also, the MSA scholarship application is available in the athletic office.

     Jostens will be delivering rings during lunch periods on Tuesday.

     English/Writing tutor needed for a MMS 8th grader who needs help with writing, focusing and organizing.  National Honor Society student preferred.  Information available in room 120.

     Community service: Tutor needed for a 4th grade student in math and reading. Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • March 17, 2017 - B dau

    Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship applications are available from Mrs. Smith.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     Anyone trying out for the golf team must see Mr. Fortini today or Monday.

     Freshman baseball meeting today after school in room 213 from 2:00 – 2:15.  All trying out should attend.

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes. The sales prices will last until today.

     There is an award application available in the athletic office for all graduating seniors who play on a competitive girls soccer team. Also, the MSA scholarship application is available in the athletic office.

     Jostens will be delivering rings during lunch periods on Tuesday, March 21st.

     English/Writing tutor needed for a MMS 8th grader who needs help with writing, focusing and organizing.  National Honor Society student preferred.  Information available in room 120.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     Community service: Tutor needed for a 4th grade student in math and reading. Information available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • March 16, 2017 - A day

    There will be a brief meeting for girls playing Varsity and Junior Varsity Soccer in the fall today at 2pm in the new gym.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     The GSA will meet today in room 130 at 2:10.

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes. The sales prices will last until March 17th.

     Jostens will be delivering rings during lunch periods on Tuesday, March 21st.

     Tutor needed for a 4th grade student in math and reading.  Information available in room 120.

     English/Writing tutor needed for a MMS 8th grader who needs help with writing, focusing and organizing.  National Honor Society student preferred.  Information available in room 120.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • March 13, 2017 - B day

    Track practice will start today. All candidates should report to the track by 2:55.  Dress for the weather.

     There will be no Italian Club meeting today.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

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

     The GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130 at 2:10.

     For any girl interested in trying out for varsity and JV girls soccer there will be a brief meeting at 2pm in the new gym tomorrow, March 14th.

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes. The sales prices will last until March 17th

    There will be a Boy Scout Open House on Tuesday, March 14th at Lakeview School from7:30 – 9:00 pm. For further information you can call Scoutmaster Joe Link at ( 914)760-2574. 

    Jostens will be delivering rings during lunch periods on Tuesday, March 21st.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • March 9, 2015 - A day

    Mrs. Karst is accepting spring sports permission slips.

     Dr. Pallant is scheduled for spring sports physicals today.  You must make an appointment with Mrs. Karst in the nurse’s office.

     Friends of MHS Drama Company will have a fundraiser Paint Party on March 11th,  3-5 pm, Knights of Columbus Hall, $30 per person.  Call Roseanne Goldstein for more information, 845-216-9427.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     GSA will meet today in room 130 to select workshops for PrideWorks.

     Come join the Anime Gaming Club for an afternoon of fun board games in the library. The event is free and no signups are required.

     For any girl interested in trying out for varsity and JV girls soccer there will be brief meeting at 2pm in the new gym next Tuesday March 14th.

     March is Music in Our Schools Month and to help celebrate we will be starting “Today in Music History.” On this date in 1963 the Beatles began their first British tour.  Listen in tomorrow for the next “Today in music history.”

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes.

     There will be a Boy Scout Open House on Tuesday, March 14th at Lakeview School from 7:30 – 9:00 pm. For further information you can call Scoutmaster Joe Link at ( 914)760-2574)

     Student Athletic Council meeting at 2pm today in room 231.

     SEPTO is having a Daddy and Me Bowling Event on Sunday, March 18th.  Registration forms are available in room 120.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • March 8, 2017 - B day

    Mrs. Karst is accepting spring sports permission slips.

     Dr. Pallant is scheduled for spring sports physicals on 3/9.  You must make an appointment with Mrs. Karst in the nurse’s office.

     Friends of MHS Drama Company will have a fundraiser Paint Party on March 11th,  3-5 pm, Knights of Columbus Hall, $30 per person.  Call Roseanne Goldstein for more information, 845-216-9427.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     Softball Open Gym for all girls interested in playing today from 3:00 to 4:30 in the Old Gym.

     GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130.

     For all those interested in trying out for Varsity Baseball, there will be a mandatory meeting today in room 113 at 2pm.

     There will be a Chieftain meeting today at 2:00 in room 224. This meeting is for writers and editors as well as anyone else who is willing to write an article.

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes.

     There will be a Boy Scout Open House on Tuesday, March 14th at Lakeview School from7:30 – 9:00 pm. For further information you can call Scoutmaster Joe Link at ( 914)760-2574.

     SEPTO is having a Daddy and Me Bowling Event on Sunday, March 18th.  Registration forms are available in room 120.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     

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  • March 7, 2017 - A day

    Students in Mr. Clements’ and Ma. Lividini’s classes who are attending the field trip to Austin Road today should report to the lobby at 9am sharp. Also, if you have a permission slip to be turned in, please bring it to the library immediately.

     Mrs. Karst is accepting spring sports permission slips.

     Dr. Pallant is scheduled for spring sports physicals today and 3/9.  You must make an appointment with Mrs. Karst in the nurse’s office.

     Friends of MHS Drama Company will have a fundraiser Paint Party on March 11th,  3-5 pm, Knights of Columbus Hall, $30 per person.  Call Roseanne Goldstein for more information, 845-216-9427.

    The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     Softball Open Gym for all girls interested in playing March 8 from 3:00 to 4:30 in the Old Gym.

     Anyone planning on trying out for the Varsity Golf Team must attend a mandatory meeting today at 1:55 pm in Mr. Fortini’s office.

     Attention GSA members: See Mrs.Daley today to pick up your permission slip and workshop options for PrideWorks.  We have to register asap. We will meet on Thursday in room 130.

     For all those interested in trying out for Varsity Baseball, there will be a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, March 8th in room 113 at 2pm.

     All teams planning on participating in the dodgeball tournament this Thursday must turn in their money and rosters to either Mr. Racco or Mrs. Viebrock in room 129 this morning..

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes.

     There will be a Boy Scout Open House on Tuesday, March 14th at Lakeview School from7:30 – 9:00 pm. For further information you can call Scoutmaster Joe Link at ( 914)760-2574.

    SEPTO is having a Daddy and Me Bowling Event on Sunday, March 18th.  Registration forms are available in room 120.

     Sorry week 6 Wuzzlers. There was no winner again.  Join us this week for another jackpot opportunity.  Submit your answers by Friday at 3pm for your chance to win Dunkin Donuts gift cards.  Come to the library and try the Wuzzle for Week 7.

     Attention all girls senior soccer players: There is an award application for graduating seniors who play on a competitive girls soccer team.  Pick up an application in the athletic office.  Also, the MSA Scholarship application is available in the athletic office.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • March 6, 2017 - B day

    Mrs. Karst is accepting spring sports permission slips.

     Dr. Pallant is scheduled for spring sports physicals on 3/7 and 3/9.  You must make an appointment with Mrs. Karst in the nurse’s office.

    Friends of MHS Drama Company will have a fundraiser Paint Party on March 11th,   3-5 pm, Knights of Columbus Hall, $30 per person.  Call Roseanne Goldstein for more information, 845-216-9427.

     The Animal Club is collecting supplies for the Dutchess County SPCA. Flyers are located around the hallways and collection boxes are located in the main office.  Thank you in advance.

     Softball Open Gym for all girls interested in playing March 8 from 3:00 to 4:30 in the Old Gym.

     Anyone planning on trying out for the Varsity Golf Team must attend a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, March 7th at 1:55 pm in Mr. Fortini’s office.

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

     Attention GSA members: See Mrs.Daley today to pick up your permission slip and workshop options for PrideWorks.  We have to register asap. We will meet on Thursday in room 130. 

    For all those interested in trying out for Varsity Baseball, there will be a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, March 8th in room 113 at 2pm.

    There will be an Arts and Writing Club meeting today in room 128 at 2pm.

    Italian Club will meet today in the mini theater at 2:00.

     All teams planning on participating in the dodgeball tournament this Thursday must turn in their money and rosters to either Mr. Racco or Mrs. Viebrock in room 129 by this Tuesday morning.

     Mahopac High School physical education clothing is on sale before school 7:15 – 7:30 am and after school 2:00 – 2:15. No sales during classes.

     There will be a Boy Scout Open House on Tuesday, March 14th at Lakeview School from 7:30 – 9:00 pm. For further information you can call Scoutmaster Joe Link at ( 914)760-2574.

     Job Opportunity: Secor Beach in Mahopac needs lifeguards.  16 yrs. or older. Need current certifications: waterfront lifeguarding and CPR.  Please contact the head lifeguard Caitlin Perrotta at:  Caitlin.perrotta@gmail.com or 845-216-0145.

     Kiwi Country Day Camp is now recruiting for the 2017 summer season. Information is available in room 120.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Mahopac High School

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!!!