WEEK OF MAY 18, 2015

ACT EXAM: Attention juniors who have not yet registered for the June 13th ACT test: This Friday, May 22, is the last day for late registration for the June 13 ACT. Late registration fee is $24. If needed, see your counselor for more information

ACT PRACTICE EXAM: Mr. Minadeo will conduct a practice ACT Test on June 3 from 8 a.m. to noon in room 301. You must sign up on the list outside of Mr. Minadeo's room.The test will be analyzed and result sheets provided that detail your strengths and weaknesses. The ACT is critical for college admission and also scholarships. More details will come to all students through G-mail.

ALL SOULS CEMETERY: All students going to All Souls Cemetery on Thursday need to wearing Viking tops, bring a backpack to hold flags, a screwdriver to make holes in the ground for the flags, and a couple bottles of water to hydrate yourself.

DRAMA CLUB: Attention drama club members: Please check your Google messages. Ms. Nahra has posted the fall play suggestions and ballot on the Google group. Your votes are due by the end of the week.

DRIVERS EDUCATION: Attention any student who signed up for Town and Country Driving School. All classes at VASJ have been canceled until the fall. If you are still interested in taking the course you need to contact Town and Country Driving School for alternate locations.

ELECTIVES/ALTERNATE COURSE SELECTIONS: Any student wishing to change his or her elective or alternate course selections for next year should sign up to meet with his or her guidance counselor this week. Any changes made after Friday, May 1 will incur a $30 course change fee.

EUCLID MEMORIAL DAY PARADE: Hey Vikes come march with us in the Euclid Memorial Day Parade this coming Monday. We will meet at the corner of East 228th and Lakeshore, in Marc's parking lot across from Sims Park between 9:15 and 9:30 a.m. The parade starts at 10 a.m. and we will end in the Euclid Library parking lot around 11 a.m. when your rides can pick you up. Come with a Viking shirt and comfortable pants or shorts.

GUIDANCE: Attention minority seniors who will be attending Youngstown State University in the fall or who are still considering applying to Youngstown State University: Youngstown State University is hosting a free, residential Summer Bridge Program from July 26-31. This program is designed to ease the transition from high school to college. If interested, apply online or check Schoology or see Mr. Kasper in Guidance.

LIBRARY: Effective Monday, April 27, the library will be open from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m., Monday through Wednesday, for students in mandatory tutoring only. No food/phones will be permitted!  Check-in will be at the door.

LIFE: Marianist LIFE apparel order forms are now in the main office. You can order t-shirt, crewneck sweatshirt, hoodie and sweatpants. The orders and money are due by next Friday May 29.

SENIORS: Get your Cedar Point tickets from Mr. Minadeo after school in room 301. Buy as many as you desire for $30 each. They are good for this Saturday, but if you do not go this Saturday you can use other days for $10 more at the gate.

SERVICE: There is a volunteer opportunity this Thursday at the Hospice of the Western Reserve for their annual Vista Walk from 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. If you are a trained Hospice Volunteer and have time to help out, please contact Dionne Sims as soon as possible or Ms. Latkovich.

Student volunteers are needed at the Our Lady of the Lake Vacation Bible School which runs from June 8 through June 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day.High school students are needed to assist as classroom aides, with arts and crafts, music, and with the daily skits. Please consider sharing your talents with the children attending. Information is available on the ACT Service Group page of Schoology or you can pick up a flier from Ms. Latkovich.

VASJ TRANSPORTATION: All transportation students will be picked up in the circular drive in the front of the school.

VIKING ATHLETICS: All track athletes that are not competing in the district meet need to turn in uniforms by Thursday, May 21 or you will be charged.

To all girls who played volleyball this year: Please turn in your uniforms, warm-ups and bags to Rachel Smith by May 29. If uniforms are not turned in by May 29 you will be charged the fee that your family paid at the beginning of the season.