March 13, 2017
BISHOP MANOGUE STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday, March 13, 2017
We are on a 4-Day Schedule THIS Week: March 13 – 16
No school on Friday, March 17th.
No Monday morning Mass this morning.
Father Richard is at Quest.
From the Parents Assn. Spirituality Committee:
Please join us TOMORROW & every Tuesday morning for Mass at St. Rose of Lima Church at 8:30 am and rosary in Christ the Teacher Chapel here at Bishop Manogue at around 9 am — All Are Welcome!! For information about the Parent’s Assn. Spirituality Committee, please go to the Parent’s Association link on our website.
Bishop Manogue On-Line store now open
Our on-line store is now open for Bishop Manogue attire. Please go to www.eastbayteamsales.com/teamstore for more information. Team code is: OFTSMM17. Sale ends March 20, 2017.
Aly’s Prom Closet information!!
Aly’s Prom Closet IS NOW OPEN thru April 29 for students who have a demonstrated need for Prom Attire. It is located on the 2nd floor in the Shopper’s Square Shopping Center. Hours will be: Tues. & Thurs: 4 p.m.– 7 p.m. and Saturdays: noon – 4 p.m. Qualified students will receive a prom dress, shoes, jewelry or standard tuxedo rental (tuxedos for those in foster program only) at no cost to the student. This program was created in memory of one of our Bishop Manogue graduates, Aly Christiansen. Please see Miss McClintock ASAP if you are interested.
All requests are confidential.
ALSO: if you have any “gently used” gowns that you would like to donate to Aly’s Prom Closet, please bring them to Mrs. Paine in the Main office.
From the Counseling Office:
Journalism and/or Yearbook information for 2017-2018
If you signed up for journalism or yearbook next year, your application is due to your counselor no later than Thursday, March 16th. If you need a new application, please pick one up from your counselor.
There are still a few scholarships available, please check out our Scholarships page on the website to see if you can still apply! Someone will get it, why not you?
Upcoming College Representative Visits
Two college representatives will be on campus THIS week:
Northern Arizona University TODAY, March 13 during both lunches
US Military Academy at West Point on Wednesday, March 15 during both lunches
US Naval Academy Information days
The US Naval Academy will be conducting information sessions in San Francisco. This Academy does not typically have formal information sessions in the Reno area. If you are interested in attending, you must register online. The event on Tuesday, March 14 will be at in the Collins Theater at Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory (1100 Ellis St , San Francisco, CA; register here) from 6-8:30pm. The event on Wednesday, March 15 will be at St. Ignatius College Preparatory (2001 37th Ave, San Francisco, CA; register here) from 6-8pm.
If you have received an appointment to a military academy, please email or see Mrs. Welmerink (email@example.com).
Juniors – Harvard Prize Book
Applications for the Harvard Prize Book are now available. The Harvard Prize Book is awarded in the spring to exceptional members of the junior class throughout the world. This is a prestigious award. The Prize Book award indicates to college admission committees that recipients are viewed by local alumni as remarkable. Eligible students must be current juniors with a 3.75 unweighted GPA with a minimum of 6 honors and/or AP classes. Application deadline is March 17. Students should download the application from the Bishop Manogue website or see Mrs. Welmerink.
Freshmen and Sophomores
The Nevada Youth Legislature is soliciting applications from current freshman and sophomore students who are interested in learning about and taking part in the state government. The members of the Youth Legislature work closely with their elected state senators and representatives. Students participate in trainings, meetings, hold town halls in their district, work to propose legislation and testify before local government bodies. For more information and to apply online: http://www.leg.state.nv.us/Division/Research/NYL/.
Sophomores & Juniors – Renown Summer Volunteer program
Applications for the 2017 Renown High School Summer Volunteer Program are now available! This program is for sophomores and juniors who are interested in learning more about the medical field. Students will be asked to completed 50 volunteer hours. Interested students should pick up an application from Mrs. Welmerink. The application deadline is March 17.
Nevada Boys & Girls State Applications for Juniors
Applications for Nevada Boys’ State and Nevada Girls’ State are now available! These interactive week-long programs allow students to participate in a mock government to better understand how our republic works at both the state and national levels. Current juniors are eligible to apply. Click below for more information and to apply:
Nevada Boys’ State: www.nevadaboysstate.org
Nevada Girls’ State: www.nevadagirlsstate.net
Smallwood Multimedia Boot Camp for Juniors
The Smallwood Multimedia Boot Camp is looking for juniors interested in learning more about multimedia technologies. This two week camp will be held at UNR in June. If you are interested in applying, see Mrs. McClintock.
Miners! New scholarships are being added to the website weekly, please continue to check back for opportunities that could be a fit for you!
From Campus Ministry:
Operation Easter Basket
Operation Easter Basket needs your donations of filled Easter Baskets, $20 maximum value before April 7th. See the flyer in the Campus Ministry office or call Jordan Stiteler at 775 322-7073 ext. 242.
Our Lady of the Snows Nursery- Volunteer Opportunities:
April 9th and 23rd
May 7th and 14th
Volunteers would be responsible for providing supervision for children ages 6 months to 5 years of age during the 9:30 mass. An OLS Young Adult Minister will always be present as well and all toys/materials are provided. Volunteers are simply needed to ensure we maintain a 1:4 adult to child ratio. We ask that volunteers come 15 minutes prior and stay 15 minutes after mass has ended for drop off and pick up.
Those interested in volunteering can sign up online at:
Volunteers needed for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada Gala on April 8th. We are looking for 10-16 students from 2:00 – 5:00 to help set up tables for the Gala. Please see email for contact and more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please Remember: the Parking Lot is off limits during school hours!!
Students have all been issued school lockers. PLEASE DO NOT use your car as your locker as the parking lot is off limits during school hours. You may NOT go to your car for a forgotten binder, book or assignments or to get lunch or break money or food!! All these items should be brought into school in the morning and placed in your school locker. The Office will NO LONGER issue passes to the Parking Lot during school hours.
Do you know we have a Lost & Found?
We have several items that have been found around campus in the Front Office. Have you lost a piece of jewelry? Glasses? Calculator? Etc. It may be here. Please ask and we will see if we have it.
SCHOOL LUNCH by Roundabout Catering:
There is a full lunch meal available every day for $6.50.
French Dip sandwich with seasonal veggies
Soup &/or Salad and assorted “grab ‘n go” items
Beef Stroganoff with buttered noodles and roll
Soup &/or Salad and assorted “grab ‘n go” items
SPRING SPORTS PRACTICES AS SCHEDULED.
Girls Lacrosse Information
Girls Lacrosse practices through February will be held Monday – Thursday from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. Practices will be both outside and in the gym so bring appropriate shoes, clothes, gear, water, etc.
Jordan B. – Junior