Things to Know: Week of 3/2-8


What to Know:

  1. The MHS Spring Musical, Legally Blonde will be showing Fri., Mar. 6 at 7:30 pm; Sat., Mar. 7 at 7:30 pm; Sun., Mar. 8 at 2 pm. Click here for tickets. 
  2. AFS Day is Wed., Mar. 4. AFS Students will be walking around with students throughout their bells. Below is a list of students and where they are from:
      • Rujapha Rungpatanachalkul from Thailand
      • Julie Donath from Germany
      • Tito Drugman from Italy
      • Azul Eleta from Argentina
      • Felix Postl from Austria
      • Solveig Tynkkynen from Norway
      • Karlis Ziemelis from Latvia
      • Tatiana Gonzales Gonzales from Costa Rica
      • Emma Gayraud from France
      • Nadin Fenyvesi from Hungary
      • Nachapol “Earth” Pongthai from Thailand
  3. Sports this week include:
      • Fri., Mar. 6: Boys Varsity Lacrosse plays at the CHL Preview at Wyoming High School at 6 pm

        (PHOTO BY GEORGE KOEHLER) Image of the construction progress on Fri., Feb. 28.
      • Sat., Mar. 7: Boys JV Lacrosse plays at the CHL Preview at Wyoming High School at 10 am
  4. Construction Updates:
      • Upper Floor Air Handler being worked on to put in one of the three “rooms” sticking up out of the roof (closest one to junior lot)
      • During the first week of March, Jesse Busch, head of construction, will be welding in the girls locker room to prep for the “chiller lift” 
  5. The SOSMont Volleyball Tournament is on Tues., Mar. 3rd. Those who signed up should check Blackboard to see which team they are on. 
  6. A child psychologist came to talk to Mrs. Leatherwood’s AP Psychology class about childhood trauma and its effect on child development on Fri., Feb. 28.
  7. After a successful season, the Boys Basketball Team lost to Taft in the 3rd round of the CHL Tournament, 76-52.
  8. CCPC News:
      • Students are switching from Naviance to Scoir (college and career planning tools) and students have until May 1st to move their information
      • The ACT for juniors is March 10th
      • Community service opportunity to help members of Mariemont’s Marielders with technology (see Mrs. Leszczuk for more details).  
      • There is a Cincinnati film camp, June 8th-19th (click here for more info)
      • Juniors can be nominated for the High Point West University scholarship and/or the Furman scholarship; can earn up to $10,000 in for High Point West U.’s and $20,000 for Furman’s (contact Mrs. Leszczuk for more info and to go nominated)
      • Spring college fair with be March 31 from 6:30-8 pm at the Cintas center at Xavier University
      • Purdue University is having a Women in Engineering Program on April 20 for juniors and seniors (click here for more info) 
      • College Essay Lesson on March 11th for Juniors during English class
  9. Clubs:
    • Tues., Mar. 3: Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) before school in the auditorium, Art Club during warrior bell in the downstairs art room, Environmental club recycling during Warrior bell, Elementary school tutoring after school at Mariemont Elementary
    • Wed., Mar. 4: Elementary school tutoring after school at Terrace Park Elementary
    • Thur. Mar. 5: Art club after school in the downstair’s art room
    • Fri., Mar. 6:  Book club before school in the cafeteria, PRIDE+ during lunch in the auditorium
  10. Holidays:
    • Mon., Mar. 2: Read Across America Day, Texas Independence Day, Dr. Suess’s Birthday, Old Stuff Day
    • Tues., Mar. 3: Super Tuesday, Caregiver Appreciation Day, I Want You to be Happy Day, If Pets had Thumbs Day, National Anthem Day, Peach Blossom Day
    • Wed., Mar. 4: Hug a GI Day, National Grammar Day, Holy Experiment Day
    • Thurs., Mar. 5: World Book Day, Multiple Personality Day
    • Fri., Mar. 6: Employee Appreciation Day, Dentist’s Day, National Frozen Food Day, National Salesperson Day 
    • Sat., Mar. 7: Fun Facts About Names Day, National Crown Roast of Pork Day
    • Sun., Mar. 8: Be Nasty Day, Daylight Savings begins at 2 am, International (Working) Women’s Day