Announcements

  • January 19, 2018 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been scheduled for Monday, Jan. 22. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     Dr. Pallant will be here at the high school on February 22, 26 and 28 to perform physicals for spring sport clearance. Please make an appointment with Mrs. Karst.

     Senior yearbook quotes are due by today at 2 pm. A google form has been sent to all seniors. Any questions, please see Mr. Douma or Ms. Donnelly/

     You asked and the Wuzzles are back. Come to the library and try solving the weekly word puzzles. You will have one week to solve each puzzle with submissions due each Friday by 3pm. Weekly winners are eligible to win a $5 Dunkin Donuts gift card.  What are you waiting for? Come to the library and pick one up.

     If you need community service and are available on Saturday, January 27th please see Mr. DiSanto in the Gold House.

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 18, 2018 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 22. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Since STEP classes were cancelled on Tuesday due to the cancellation of afterschool activities, those STEP classes will be made up today. Please go to room 115 to check in.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     Dr. Pallant will be here at the high school on February 22, 26 and 28 to perform physicals for spring sport clearance. Please make an appointment with Mrs. Karst.

     Senior yearbook quotes are due by Friday, Jan. 19th at 2 pm.  A google form has been sent to all seniors. Any questions, please see Mr. Douma or Ms. Donnelly/

     Glamour Gals will meet today after school in room 224  Please wear your Glamour Gal T-shirt to meeting for a group photo.

     You asked and the Wuzzles are back. Come to the library and try solving the weekly word puzzles. You will have one week to solve each puzzle with submissions due each Friday by 3pm. Weekly winners are eligible to win a $5 Dunkin Donuts gift card.  What are you waiting for? Come to the library and pick one up.

     If you need community service and are available on Saturday, January 27th please see Mr. DiSanto in the Gold House.

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 16, 2018 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 22. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     Attention any student-athlete in the 11th, 10th or 9th grade interested in participating with the Mahopac HS Football Program during the 2018 season:  There will be a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, January 17th at 2:15 in the East Learning Lab (room 233) next to the Mini Theater.

     Dr. Pallant will be here at the high school on February 22, 26 and 28 to perform physicals for spring sport clearance. Please make an appointment with Mrs. Karst.

     Senior yearbook quotes are due by Friday, Jan. 19th.  A google form has been sent to all seniors.  Any questions, please see Mr. Douma or Ms. Donnelly.

     Glamour Gals meeting on Thursday, Jan. 18th at 1:55 pm in room 230.  Please attend regarding the upcoming visit to Waterview on Saturday, Jan. 20.  Please wear your Glamour Gal T-shirt to meeting for a group photo.

     You asked and the Wuzzles are back. Come to the library and try solving the weekly word puzzles. You will have one week to solve each puzzle with submissions due each Friday by 3pm. Weekly winners are eligible to win a $5 Dunkin Donuts gift card.  What are you waiting for? Come to the library and pick one up.

     If you need community service and are available on Saturday, January 27th please see Mr. DiSanto in the Gold House.

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 12, 2018 - A Day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 22. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     

    Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     

    All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     

    Attention any student-athlete in the 11th, 10th or 9th grade interested in participating with the Mahopac HS Football Program during the 2018 season:  There will be a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, January 17th at 2:15 in the East Learning Lab (room 233) next to the Mini Theater.

     

    Dr. Pallant will be here at the high school on February 22, 26 and 28 to perform physicals for spring sport clearance. Please make an appointment with Mrs. Karst.

     

    The varsity gymnastics team defeated Wappingers yesterday.

     

    Placing for Mahopac:

     

    Jamison Castrataro             1st place vault

    Sydney Hughes                   2nd place floor exercise

    Callie Johanson                   1st place all around

    Chloe Lee                           2nd place uneven bars   

     

    Please help support Mahopac Human Rights Club participation in J-Teems Leadership Day of Service. In January 2018 humanitarian and medical supplies will be collected to be sent to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Collecting in all Social Studies Rooms until Friday, Jan. 12th:

                New hair combs and brushes

                Toothbrushes

                Toothpaste

     

    Senior yearbook quotes are due by Friday, Jan. 19th.  A google form has been sent to all

    seniors. Any questions, please see Mr. Douma or Ms. Donnelly.

     

    You asked and the Wuzzles are back. Come to the library and try solving the weekly

    word puzzles. You will have one week to solve each puzzle with submissions due each

    Mahopac High School
  • January 11, 2018 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 22. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     The GSA will meet today in room 130 at 2:00.

     Please help support Mahopac Human Rights Club participation in J-Teems Leadership Day of Service. In January 2018 humanitarian and medical supplies will be collected to be sent to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Collecting in all Social Studies Rooms until Friday, Jan. 12th:

                New hair combs and brushes

                Toothbrushes

                Toothpaste

     Senior yearbook quotes are due by Friday, Jan. 19th.  A google form has been sent to all seniors. Any questions, please see Mr. Douma or Ms. Donnelly.

     You asked and the Wuzzles are back. Come to the library and try solving the weekly word puzzles. You will have one week to solve each puzzle with submissions due each Friday by 3pm. Weekly winners are eligible to win a $5 Dunkin Donuts gift card.  What are you waiting for? Come to the library and pick one up.

     If you need community service and are available on Saturday, January 27th please see Mr. DiSanto in the Gold House.

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 10, 2018 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 22. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     The GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130 at 2:00.

     There will be a meeting for Chieftain, the student run school newspaper, today. If you are interested in writing articles, proof reading or photography, please attend.  All are welcome.

     All Gender Equality Club mentors must attend a mandatory meeting this afternoon in room 48 from 2-2:45. Thank you.

     Please help support Mahopac Human Rights Club participation in J-Teems Leadership Day of Service. In January 2018 humanitarian and medical supplies will be collected to be sent to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Collecting in all Social Studies Rooms until Friday, Jan. 12th:

                New hair combs and brushes

                Toothbrushes

                Toothpaste

    Senior yearbook quotes are due by Friday, Jan. 19th.  A google form has been sent to all seniors. Any questions, please see Mr. Douma or Ms. Donnelly.

     You asked and the Wuzzles are back. Come to the library and try solving the weekly word puzzles. You will have one week to solve each puzzle with submissions due each Friday by 3pm. Weekly winners are eligible to win a $5 Dunkin Donuts gift card.  What are you waiting for? Come to the library and pick one up.

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 9, 2018 - B day

     The five hour pre-licensing class has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 22 from 5:00 to 10:00 pm. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

    All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     The GSA will meet on Thursday in room 130 at 2:00.

    There will be a Glamour Gal meeting immediately after school in room 230 today. Chapter members please try to attend.  You should make your bus.

    There will be a meeting for Chieftain, the student run school newspaper, this Wednesday, Jan. 10th.  If you are interested in writing articles, proof reading or photography, please attend.  All are welcome.

     Please help support Mahopac Human Rights Club participation in J-Teens Leadership Day of Service. In January 2018 humanitarian and medical supplies will be collected to be sent to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Collecting in all Social Studies Rooms until Friday, Jan. 12th:

                New hair combs and brushes

                Toothbrushes

                Toothpaste

     Senior yearbook quotes are due by Friday, Jan. 10th.  A google form has been sent to all seniors. Any questions, please see Mr.

    Douma or Ms. Donnelly.

    Mahopac High School
  • January 8, 2018 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class will be held tonight. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     There will be no Italian Club meeting today. Italian Honor Society will meet at 2:00 today in room 129.

     There will be no Spanish Club/Spanish Honor Society meeting today. Please check our google classroom account for information and updates.

     The December issue of Chieftain has just arrived due to a shipping issue. You can; pick up one in the library or at the display racks in the lobby and under the Chieftain display case.  Our next meeting is Wednesday, January 10th.  All are welcome to attend.

     The Create the Change Club will meet today in room 130 at 2:00.

     Please help support Mahopac Human Rights Club participation in J-Teems Leadership Day of Service. In January 2018 humanitarian and medical supplies will be collected to be sent to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Collecting in all Social Studies Rooms until Friday, Jan. 12th:

                New hair combs and brushes

                Toothbrushes

                Toothpaste

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 3, 2018 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, January 8th. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     The Mahopac Drama Company is holding a meeting today about the upcoming musical, The Addams Family. Meet in the auditorium at 2:00 to get

    information about the show and auditions.  See Ms. Vara, Mr. Purr or Ms. Velez if you have any questions.  Hope to see you all there.

     Student Teacher Gender Equality Club meeting will be held after school on Thursday in room 48. All are welcome.

     Interested in dance? The Mahopac Dance Company and competition team will be holding a second try out on Wednesday, January 3rd from

    2:00-6:00 and Thursday, January 4th from 2:00 TBD in the cafeteria. You must attend both days. More information will be given those days.  If you

    have any questions see Ms. Lowy in room 218.

     The December issue of Chieftain has just arrived due to a shipping issue. You can; pick up one in the library or at the display racks in the lobby and

    under the Chieftain display case.  Our next meeting is Wednesday, January 10th.  All are welcome to attend.

     

    Mahopac High School
  • January 2, 2018 - A day

     The five hour pre-licensing class is scheduled for Monday, January 8th. You can register with $40 cash in room 109.

     Reminder – all students who wish to take food from the cafeteria need a lunch pass. See your house for the application.

     All students who took the PSAT, please stop by your house to pick up your scores.

     Interested in dance? The Mahopac Dance Company and competition team will be holding a second try out on Wednesday, January 3rd from 2:00-6:00

    and Thursday, January 4th from 2:00 in the cafeteria. You must attend both days. More information will be given those days.  If you have any questions

    see Ms. Lowy in room 218.

     

    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!!!

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