Wednesday, 10/29 Announcements

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie  in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.
  2. Boys Basketball is having a fundraiser from 10/20 to 11/18. Anyone interested in ordering please can do so with anyone of the players.
  3. Sodexo is having a “STOP Hunger Food Drive” beginning Monday, 10/20/14 through Friday, 11/14/14.  If you would like to donate any nonperishable food items, please deposit them in the boxes that will be stationed in the cafeteria.  The food will be given to the Springfield Rescue Mission and the Gray House.  Thank you!
  4. The Nursing Club will meet on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:30. Please see Ms. Wilson for more information.
  5. The Gay Straight Alliance will meet in the Faculty Cafeteria during H.S. Lunch on Thursdays – If you are a middle school member, get a pass from your crew teacher.
  6. Because of the need at the food pantry, we would like for you and your peers to donate canned goods.  Thanksgiving is on its way and we would really like to help the community.  Students in the Renaissance Prep will pick up any goods every Wednesday.
  7. Garden club will meet Thursday, 10/30, rain or shine.  All are welcome!  Room 55 immediately after school, then out to the front of the school to plant bulbs.  If weather is too wet, we will go the greenhouse!  See Mrs. Markey if you have questions.
  8. “Are you planning on joining the ski club?  Did you miss the meeting on October 16th?  You must talk to Mr. Levine, Ms. Hale, Ms. Cinelli or Ms. Dill ASAP to confirm your name for the club roster. Do not procrastinate. The snow will be here before you know it”
  9. Students interested in attending the 28th Annual Urban League Historical Black College and University Fair on Saturday, November 15th in New York please see Ms. Wilson in guidance for an application. The cost is $20 and you must attend a mandatory workshop on Saturday, November 1st at 10am at the MLK Center.
  10. All Crew TA’s to meet with Dr. Mahoney in Teacher’s Cafeteria on Thursday, 10/30 @ 10:30am.
  11. All Renaissance Ambassadors to meet with Dr. Mahoney in Teacher’s Cafeteria on Friday, 10/31 @ 10:30am.

****ATTENTION ALL WINTER SPORTS ATHLETES!! NOT DONE = NO PLAY!!!!****  PLEASE SEE THE NURSE ASAP AS SPORTS CLEARANCE BEGINS NOW!! FAMILYID IS OPEN PLEASE SIGN UP.  ANY QUESTIONS SEE THE NURSE. THE FIRST TWENTY STUDENTS TO BE FULLY CLEARED WILL WIN A SURPRISE GIFT VALUED AT $$$$

  •       UPDATED PHYSICAL
  •       MIAA SIGNED AND DATED BY PARENT AND ATHLETE
  •       FAMILID SIGN IN BY PARENT AND ATHLETE
  •       DELIVER TO THE NURSE IN THE MORNING

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

Posted in Uncategorized

MONDAY, 10/27 ANNOUNCEMENTS

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie  in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.
  2. Boys Basketball is having a fundraiser from 10/20 to 11/18. Anyone interested in ordering please can do so with anyone of the players.
  3. Sodexo is having a “STOP Hunger Food Drive” beginning Monday, 10/20/14 through Friday, 11/14/14.  If you would like to donate any nonperishable food items, please deposit them in the boxes that will be stationed in the cafeteria.  The food will be given to the Springfield Rescue Mission and the Gray House.  Thank you!
  4. The Nursing Club will meet on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:30. Please see Ms. Wilson for more information.
  5. The Gay Straight Alliance will meet in the Faculty Cafeteria during H.S. Lunch on Thursdays – If you are a middle school member, get a pass from your crew teacher.
  6. Because of the need at the food pantry, we would like for you and your peers to donate canned goods.  Thanksgiving is on its way and we would really like to help the community.  Students in the Renaissance Prep will pick up any goods every Wednesday.
  7. Garden club will meet Thursday, 10/30, rain or shine.  All are welcome!  Room 55 immediately after school, then out to the front of the school to plant bulbs.  If weather is too wet, we will go the greenhouse!  See Mrs. Markey if you have questions.
  8. “Are you planning on joining the ski club?  Did you miss the meeting on October 16th?  You must talk to Mr. Levine, Ms. Hale, Ms. Cinelli or Ms. Dill ASAP to confirm your name for the club roster. Do not procrastinate. The snow will be here before you know it”
  9. Students interested in attending the 28th Annual Urban League Historical Black College and University Fair on Saturday, November 15th in New York please see Ms. Wilson in guidance for an application. The cost is $20 and you must attend a mandatory workshop on Saturday, November 1st at 10am at the MLK Center.

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

Westfield State University Urban Education Program 10/28/2014 10:20
Mount Ida College 10/28/2014 8:00
UMass Boston 10/29/2014 10:20
University of Worcester 10/29/2014 10:20

***Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application***

Posted in Uncategorized

FRIDAY, 10/24 ANNOUNCEMENTS

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie  in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.
  2. Boys Basketball is having a fundraiser from 10/20 to 11/18. Anyone interested in ordering please can do so with anyone of the players.
  3. Breakfast will be served ONLY UNTIL 7:25.  Students who wish to eat breakfast MUST go down on time.
  4. Sodexo is having a “STOP Hunger Food Drive” beginning Monday, 10/20/14 through Friday, 11/14/14.  If you would like to donate any nonperishable food items, please deposit them in the boxes that will be stationed in the cafeteria.  The food will be given to the Springfield Rescue Mission and the Gray House.  Thank you!
  5. The Nursing Club will meet on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:30. Please see Ms. Wilson for more information.
  6. Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application.
  7. The Gay Straight Alliance will meet in the Faculty Cafeteria during H.S. Lunch on Thursdays – If you are a middle school member, get a pass from your crew teacher.
  8. Because of the need at the food pantry, we would like for you and your peers to donate canned goods.  Thanksgiving is on its way and we would really like to help the community.  Students in the Renaissance Prep will pick up any goods every Wednesday.
  9. Senior powder puff meeting Monday, 10/27 during lunch in Rm 117.

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

University of Hartford 10/27/2014 10:20
Westfield State University Urban Education Program 10/28/2014 10:20
Mount Ida College 10/28/2014 8:00
UMass Boston 10/29/2014 10:20
University of Worcester 10/29/2014 10:20

***Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application***

Seniors –

Set up your Fall Family College Planning Meeting online! This is a mandatory meeting and it will help clarify the important steps for your college planning process.  http://renaissanceguidance.weebly.com/

Posted in Uncategorized

FRIDAY, 10/24 ANNOUNCEMENTS

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

*PLEASE LET YOUR CREW STUDENT’S KNOW WE WILL BE EMPTYING THE LOST AND FOUND TODAY, FRIDAY, 10/24*

  1. SWAG DAY is on Friday, 10/24!!!!!!
  2. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie  in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.
  3. Boys Basketball is having a fundraiser from 10/20 to 11/18. Anyone interested in ordering please can do so with anyone of the players.
  4. Breakfast will be served ONLY UNTIL 7:25.  Students who wish to eat breakfast MUST go down on time.
  5. Sodexo is having a “STOP Hunger Food Drive” beginning Monday, 10/20/14 through Friday, 11/14/14.  If you would like to donate any nonperishable food items, please deposit them in the boxes that will be stationed in the cafeteria.  The food will be given to the Springfield Rescue Mission and the Gray House.  Thank you!
  6. The Nursing Club will meet on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:30. Please see Ms. Wilson for more information.
  7. Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application.
  8. The Gay Straight Alliance will meet in the Faculty Cafeteria during H.S. Lunch on Thursdays – If you are a middle school member, get a pass from your crew teacher.
  9. Because of the need at the food pantry, we would like for you and your peers to donate canned goods. Thanksgiving is on its way and we would really like to help the community. Students in the Renaissance Prep will pick up any goods every Wednesday.

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

Worcester State University 10/23/2014 10:20
University of Hartford 10/27/2014 10:20
Westfield State University Urban Education Program 10/28/2014 10:20
Mount Ida College 10/28/2014 8:00
UMass Boston 10/29/2014 10:20
University of Worcester 10/29/2014 10:20

***Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application***

Seniors –

Set up your Fall Family College Planning Meeting online! This is a mandatory meeting and it will help clarify the important steps for your college planning process.  http://renaissanceguidance.weebly.com/

Posted in Uncategorized

Wednesday, 10/22 Announcements

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. Get your act together! Our first Coffee House of the school year night is coming fast. If you have a monologue, poem, scene, song, dance, rap or any other talent in need of a great audience please come on out to the Black Box on October 23rd at 6:00pm for a fun family event! There will be sign ups at the door. See Ms. Camara with questions.
  2. SWAG DAY is on Friday, 10/24!!!!!!
  3. Fan Fiction meeting in Ms. Pirog’s room 164 on Thursdays.
  4. Martial Arts Practice in small gym.  Wednesday after school!  Come join us!
  5. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie  in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.
  6. Boys Basketball is having a fundraiser from 10/20 to 11/18. Anyone interested in ordering please can do so with anyone of the players.
  7. Breakfast will be served ONLY UNTIL 7:25.  Students who wish to eat breakfast MUST go down on time.
  8. Sodexo is having a “STOP Hunger Food Drive” beginning Monday, 10/20/14 through Friday, 11/14/14.  If you would like to donate any nonperishable food items, please deposit them in the boxes that will be stationed in the cafeteria.  The food will be given to the Springfield Rescue Mission and the Gray House.  Thank you!
  9. The Renaissance Virtual Flying Club will NOT be meeting on Thursday of this week.  Take-offs and landings will resume in room 147 next Thursday, 10/30.
  10. Music club meets Wednesdays after school in 117.
  11. The Nursing Club will meet on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:30. Please see Ms. Wilson for more information.
  12. Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application.
  13. The Gay Straight Alliance will meet in the Faculty Cafeteria during H.S. Lunch on Thursdays – If you are a middle school member, get a pass from your crew teacher.
  14. 6th and 7th graders will be playing Humans vs. Zombies on Friday after school. You can play ONLY if you have signed up with Ms. Fanolis on Tuesday or Thursday of this week. There are a limited number of spaces. If you signed up for the club at the activities fair, that does not mean you can play on Friday. You must sign up in the cafeteria in order to be able to play on Friday.

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

Worcester State University 10/23/2014 10:20
University of Hartford 10/27/2014 10:20
Westfield State University Urban Education Program 10/28/2014 10:20
Mount Ida College 10/28/2014 8:00
UMass Boston 10/29/2014 10:20
University of Worcester 10/29/2014 10:20

***Students that need to attend Night School Please see Ms. Wilson in Guidance for an application***

Seniors –

Set up your Fall Family College Planning Meeting online! This is a mandatory meeting and it will help clarify the important steps for your college planning process.  http://renaissanceguidance.weebly.com/

Posted in Uncategorized

Tuesday, 10/21 Announcements

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. Get your act together! Our first Coffee House of the school year night is coming fast. If you have a monologue, poem, scene, song, dance, rap or any other talent in need of a great audience please come on out to the Black Box on October 23rd at 6:00pm for a fun family event! There will be sign ups at the door. See Ms. Camara with questions.
  2. Got Adventure Trip photos that you want to see make it onto the Renaissance website or get posted in the hallways of the school?! Please email them to Mr. Soycher (soycherm@sps.springfield.ma.us). Thanks!
  3. SWAG DAY is on Friday, 10/24!!!!!!
  4. Renaissance will be hosting a group of 30 students-basketball players from Australia (ages 15-17 years old) on December 9 and 10. There is an exciting opportunity to become a HOST FAMILY for two (or more if you have enough beds and bathrooms J) of them. Host Family Form can be picked at the front office. If you are interested please print and fill it up and send it to school (Attn. Sasha Heiney). If you need a paper copy or have a question please contact Parent Facilitator Sasha Heiney (heineya@sps.springfield.ma.us or call 413-750-2929, ext. 1000.
  5. Fan Fiction meeting in Ms. Pirog’s room 164 on Thursdays.
  6. Martial Arts Practice in small gym.  Wednesday after school!  Come join us!
  7. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie  in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.
  8. Boys Basketball is having a fundraiser from 10/20 to 11/18. Anyone interested in ordering please can do so with anyone of the players.
  9. Breakfast will be served ONLY UNTIL 7:25. Students who wish to eat breakfast MUST go down on time.
  10. Sodexo is having a “STOP Hunger Food Drive” beginning Monday, 10/20/14 through Friday, 11/14/14. If you would like to donate any nonperishable food items, please deposit them in the boxes that will be stationed in the cafeteria. The food will be given to the Springfield Rescue Mission and the Gray House. Thank you!
  11. The Renaissance Virtual Flying Club will NOT be meeting on Thursday of this week. Take-offs and landings will resume in room 147 next Thursday, 10/30.
  12. Music club meets Wednesdays after school in 117.

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

Worcester State University 10/23/2014 10:20
University of Hartford 10/27/2014 10:20
Westfield State University 10/28/2014 10:20
Mount Ida College 10/28/2014 8:00
UMass Boston 10/29/2014 10:20
University of Worcester 10/29/2014 10:20

Seniors –

Set up your Fall Family College Planning Meeting online! This is a mandatory meeting and it will help clarify the important steps for your college planning process. http://renaissanceguidance.weebly.com/

Posted in Uncategorized

MONDAY, 10/20th ANNOUNCEMENTS

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. Get your act together! Our first Coffee House of the school year night is coming fast. If you have a monologue, poem, scene, song, dance, rap or any other talent in need of a great audience please come on out to the Black Box on October 23rd at 6:00pm for a fun family event! There will be sign ups at the door. See Ms. Camara with questions.
  2. Got Adventure Trip photos that you want to see make it onto the Renaissance website or get posted in the hallways of the school?! Please email them to Mr. Soycher (soycherm@sps.springfield.ma.us). Thanks!
  3. SWAG DAY is on Friday, 10/24!!!!!!
  4. Renaissance will be hosting a group of 30 students-basketball players from Australia (ages 15-17 years old) on December 9 and 10. There is an exciting opportunity to become a HOST FAMILY for two (or more if you have enough beds and bathrooms J) of them. Host Family Form can be picked at the front office. If you are interested please print and fill it up and send it to school (Attn. Sasha Heiney). If you need a paper copy or have a question please contact Parent Facilitator Sasha Heiney (heineya@sps.springfield.ma.us or call 413-750-2929, ext. 1000.
  5. Fan Fiction meeting in Ms. Pirog’s room 164 on Thursdays.
  6. Fem Powerment sign ups on Tues, 10/21 during High School lunch in Ms. Dill’s room (130A).  See Julia Cary or Nicole Tyler for more details.
  7. Martial Arts Practice in small gym.  Wednesday after school!  Come join us!
  8. This fall’s Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network Convention will be held at Westfield high from 9-5 on November 1. If you’re interested in going, please visit glsen.org to register. Transportation will be provided from Central. If you have any questions, please see Ariana or Tiffinie in 12th grade or anyone that attended AnyTown, Ms. Cuffee-Gray.

GUIDANCE

College Visits

Seniors and Juniors are invited to attend the college visits sessions occurring in the guidance suite.

Students signing up for college admissions visits MUST get a pass  from Ms. Pat Grant,  ONE DAY PRIOR to the meeting date.   Students who do not follow this procedure will not be allowed to attend.

Wesleyan University 10/21/2014 8:40
Worcester State University 10/23/2014 10:20
University of Hartford 10/27/2014 10:20
Westfield State University 10/28/2014 10:20
Mount Ida College 10/28/2014 8:00
UMass Boston 10/29/2014 10:20
University of Worcester 10/29/2014 10:20

Seniors –

Set up your Fall Family College Planning Meeting online! This is a mandatory meeting and it will help clarify the important steps for your college planning process.

http://renaissanceguidance.weebly.com/

Posted in Uncategorized