High School Daily Announcements

Kenyon-Wanamingo High School
Daily Announcements
March 20, 2019  

 LUNCH MENU: 

Classic Café:           Popcorn Chicken Bowl
Pizza Parlor:           
Diner Station:          Crispy Chicken Sandwich
Fresh Express:       Turkey BLT Salad or Ham Deli Sub


5/6 STUDENTS: Wednesday – RED Day

REMINDERS:  We will follow an ADVISORY SCHEDULE TODAY.
                         NO SCHOOL on Monday, March 25 – Staff Development
                         March 25th - 5-12 Conferences from 4-8 pm

There will be a MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT COUNCIL on Wednesday, March 27th in Mrs. Hanson's room during 8th hour/homeroom.

CLASS OF 2019 - We would love to know your plans for after graduation. Will you be going into the service, farming, going to college or working, etc.? Please let Mrs. Quam or Angie Guerrero know your plans so we can add them to our "Career Connections" bulletin board by the Media Center.

SCHOLARSHIPS:  Scholarships are posted and packets are available in the office for pick up.  They are due in the office Thursday, March 28th.

REGISTRATION for 2019-20 CLASSES:
Registration night is Thursday, March 21st.  We will have two informational sessions for students and parents in the Auditorium at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.
Students will be working on their registration information in advisory this Wednesday.  Students need to be registered online and forms handed in by Tuesday, March 26.

FIREARMS SAFETY CLASS:  Registration will be on March 30th at 10:00 a.m. at the Kenyon Sportsman Club.  Students must be 11 years old by March 30, 2019.

PROM TUX ORDERS: Mestad’s will be coming during Lunch to order and fit for Prom Tuxes on March 26. Stop by and see Ms. Paulson for your $60.00 voucher!

JUNIORS AND SENIORS are encouraged to visit with the following COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVES who have scheduled visits.  Please sign up with Ms. Bartholome or Ms. Breimhurst.

-       UW-Stout will be here on Friday, March 29th at 8:30 AM



 SCHOLARSHIPS

Regional

R-Organization:  MASONIC LODGE SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount: $2,000
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:  ACCEPTED INTO AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY
Requirements or Qualifications: SENIOR, SCHOOL COURSES, EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITES, WORK EXPERIENCE
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information:   BRIEF ESSAY ON FUTURE EDUCATIONAL PLANS

R-Organization:  MINNESOTA MASONIC CHARITIES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Possible Amount: varies
Deadline: February 15, 2019
Educational Focus: VARIES
Requirements or Qualifications: VARIES
Where to get an application: HTTPS://WEBPORTALAPP.COM/APPFORM/LOGIN/MMC2019; THERE ARE SEVERAL DIFFERENT SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE ON THE MMCS WEBSITE, FEEL FREE TO SEARCH IT AND FIND ONE THAT APPLIES TO YOU!

R-Organization: RICE COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount: $500
Deadline:  APRIL 1, 2019 – Must be mailed to address provided on the application
Educational Focus:  ACCEPTED INTO AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY MAJORING IN AN AGRICULTURAL OR HOME ECONOMICS RELATED PROGRAM. (2-YEAR OR 4-YEAR DEGREE)
Requirements or Qualifications: SENIOR, RESIDENT OF RICE COUNTY
Where to get an application:  HS COUNSELOR
Additional Information:   LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

R- Organization: TOM BOVITZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP AWARD SPONSORED BY MINNESOTA MUNICIPAL UTILITIES ASSOCIATION
Amount: UP TO $2,000
Deadline: March 15, 2019  - Return to Kenyon Municipal Utilities
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications: K-W SENIOR, LEGAL GUARDIANS ARE CUSTOMERS OF THE KENYON MUINICIPAL UTILITY; 500-750 WORD ESSAY INTERPRETING THE THEME “MUNICIPAL UTILITIES: GOOD FOR ALL OF US”
Where to get an application: HS OFFICE

R- Organization: NILLSEN’S FOODS SCHOLARSHIP
Amount
: $2,000.00
Deadline: March 28, 2019
Educational Focus: Post-secondary education in business or related field
Requirements or Qualifications: Must reside in community within Nilssen’s market area (Kenyon, Wanamingo, Zumbrota); be a graduating senior with a cumulative GPA of at or above 3.0; personal essay, letter of recommendation
Where to get application: HS office 

Local

L-Organization:  ALVERNE STRANDEMO AGRICULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $450.00
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:  PLANS TO ATTEND A VOCATIONAL OR 4-YEAR COLLEGE, PREFERENCE GIVEN TO A STUDENT MAJORING IN AN AG-RELATED FIELD
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  DAVE PAGE ART APPRECIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  UP TO $1000
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, APPLICATION AND PIECE OF ARTWORK SUBMITTED
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  DENNISON LION’S FINANCIAL AID SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  2 - $300
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, PERSONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS, COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT, ACADEMIC MERITS
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  FOLDCRAFT SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount: 4- $500  (1-KW GRADUATING SR. AND 3- FOLDCRAFT EMPLOYEE OWNER’S SON, DAUGHTER OR GRANDCHILD)
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION AT A COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, PERSONAL LEADERSHIP AND  INVOLVEMENT IN THE COMMUNITY
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information: ESSAY

L-Organization:  GOODHUE COUNTY ELECTRIC FINANCIAL AID SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION (DIPLOMA, APPRENTICESHIP, 2 OR 4-YEAR)
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, PARENTS MUST BE MEMBERS OF GOODHUE COUNTY ELECTRIC, FINANCIAL NEED, PERSONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  HARLEY RIPPENTROP SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $250
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION AT A TECHNICAL SCHOOL INVOLVING AN AGRICULTURAL OR ANIMAL RELATED FIELD
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, ACADEMIC APTITUDE
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information: ESSAY DESCRIBING POST-SECONDARY EDUCATIONAL GOALS

L-Organization:  HEIDI GUSENIUS COMMUNITY APPRECIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline: MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: ACCREDITED 4-YEAR, 2-YEAR OR TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, FINANCIAL NEED, PARTICIPATED IN MUSIC, INVOLVEMENT IN OTHER COMMUNITY AND SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information: TELL ABOUT ONE OF YOUR MOST REWARDING EXPERIENCES

L-Organization:  JACK HOLMES MEMORIAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, ATTENDANCE, REQUIRED GRADUATION CREDIT COMPLETION
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE 

L-Organization:  JAKE BAALSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, ATTENDANCE, REQUIRED GRADUATION CREDIT COMPLETION AT AN ACCREDITED FOUR YEAR-YEAR, TWO-YEAR OR TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  JEFFREY D. EVERT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION, PREFERENCE GIVEN TO MAJOR IN THE EDUCATION FIELD
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE 

L-Organization:  KENYON AREA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  2 - $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION IN AN ACCREDITED 4-YEAR, 2-YEAR OR TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, INVOLVEMENT IN EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AND BE INVOLVED IN COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES OR CAUSES, PREFERENCE GIVEN TO MAJOR IN THE BUSINESS FIELD
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information: ESSAY - 300 WORD MINIMUM

L-Organization:  KENYON-WANAMINGO EDUCATION ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: ANY POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, ACADEMIC STANDING, FINANCIAL NEED
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information:  ESSAY ON CAREER GOALS AND PLANS

L-Organization:  KENYON AND WANAMINGO LIONS CLUBS FINANCIAL AID SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  2 - $250
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M..
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, PERSONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS, COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT, ACADEMIC MERITS
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  KENYON POLICE DEPARTMENT SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, COMPLETE APPLICATION ESSAY
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  LOWELL ESTREM SCHOLARSHIP
Amount:  $1,000.00
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:  ATTENDANCE AT AN ACCREDITED FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE
Requirements or Qualifications: K-W SENIOR, ACADEMIC STANDING OF A 3.0 GPA OR HIGHER, PREFERENCE GIVEN TO AN INDIVIDUAL PLANNING TO MAJOR IN TEACHING OR HEALTH-RELATED FIELD, FINANCIAL NEED
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  MACK NOBLE SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  2 - $250 
Deadline:    MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:  ANY POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, PARTICIPATION IN ATHLETICS AND /OR MUSIC, INVOLVEMENT IN COMMUNITY AND SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information:  ESSAY QUESTIONS

L-Organization:  PAT IRRTHUM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount: $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:   PLANS TO ATTEND A 2 OR 4-YEAR COLLEGE MAJORING IN AGRICULTURE OR CONSUMER SCIENCE
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR
Additional Information: ESSAY ON HOW AGRICULTURE POSITIVELY IMPACTED YOUR LIFE,  WHAT THE FUTURE OF AGRICULTURE LOOKS LIKE IN YOUR LIFE, AND ONE THING YOU HAVE DONE TO MAKE THE COMMUNITY A BETTER PLACE
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  SECURITY INSURANCE AGENCY OF KENYON SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  SECURITY STATE BANK OF KENYON SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  2 - $1000
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:  ATTENDING A 4-YEAR COLLEGE, TECHNICAL OR 2- YEAR COLLEGE Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, ACADEMIC MERIT, COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT, PERSONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  SECURITY STATE BANKS OF WANAMINGO SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  2 - $1000
Deadline:  MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus:  ATTENDING A 4-YEAR COLLEGE, TECHNICAL OR 2- YEAR COLLEGE
Requirements or Qualifications:  KW SENIOR, ACADEMIC MERIT, PERSONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS, COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE

L-Organization:  SUE SANDS MUSIC APPRECIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Possible Amount:  $500
Deadline: MARCH 28, 2019 BY 3:30 P.M.
Educational Focus: ACCREDITED 4-YEAR, 2-YEAR OR TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Requirements or Qualifications:  K-W SENIOR, FINANCIAL NEED, PARTICIPATED IN MUSIC, INVOLVEMENT IN OTHER COMMUNITY AND SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Where to get an application:  HS OFFICE
Additional Information:  DESCRIBE HOW MUSIC HAS INGLUENCED YOUR LIFE.

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