Things to Know: Week of 4/27-5/3


What to Know:

  1. Diverse Voices Contest extended deadline: May 1–Create, submit, and share your creative ideas about the diverse voices of Mariemont High school. To find guidelines, submission forms, and more, join Google Classroom: MHS Diverse Voices 2020 code: 34ah6m6
  2. Mariemont will remain online for the rest of the year. K-11 grades will get out of school for summer break on June 5, and seniors will be out May 18th.
  3. All athletics have been cancelled for the remainder of the school year.
  4. Trips for this summer have been moved to next summer. Contact Mr. Sugerman at [email protected] to learn more.
  5. Click here to watch the band play “Fight Song” from home.
  6. Warpath recommendations for what to do while you are stuck at home:
  7. CCPC News:
      • Seniors must submit their college enrollment deposit before May 1st. 
      • For Juniors, colleges may waive the ACT and SAT next year. This does not apply to all colleges, and it could be beneficial to submit the score you already have.
      • Students’ Naviance accounts will not be available after May 1st. Everything should be moved over to Scoir.
      • Torchprep is offering discounts for test prep.
      • The application for the Amy Weiss Scholarship is now open. Please encourage anyone you know who is a graduating senior and a current Girl Scout to apply. The deadline to apply is April 30th. The scholarship application can be found here.
      • The Questbridge College Prep Scholars Program is designed to assist academically outstanding juniors whose family earns $65,000 or less (family of four) with summer programs and college admission among other items. Click here to be connected to the Questbridge site.
      • AP Exams will take place May 11-22. Check your AP Classroom for more information.
  8. Holidays:
    • Mon., Apr. 27: Babe Ruth Day, Morse Code Day, National Prime Rib Day, Tell a Story Day
    • Tues., Apr. 28: International Astronomy Day, Great Poetry Reading Day, Kiss Your Mate Day
    • Wed., Apr. 29: Greenery Day, National Shrimp Scampi Day, National Zipper Day
    • Thur., Apr. 30: Hairstyle Appreciation Day, National Honesty Day, National Mahjong Day
    • Fri., May 1: International Tuba Day, Loyalty Day, May Day, Mother Goose Day, Save the Rhino Day, Space Day
    • Sat., May 2: Baby Day, Brothers and Sisters Day, Free Comic Book Day, Herb Day, Kentucky Derby Day
    • Sun., May 3: Garden Meditation Day, Lumpy Rug Day, World Press Freedom Day