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  ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS AND STAFF. THE CLASS OF 2015 IS PROUD TO PRESENT THE MR. & MISS WEST ISLIP COMPEITION ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23 AT 7:30 IN THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER AT THE HIGH SCHOOL. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR FOR $5. PLEASE COME OUT TO CHEER ON OUR 14 TALENTED AND PERSONABLE SENIORS ON THEIR QUEST TO THE CROWN.

IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! HOMECOMING IS NEXT SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH. SHOW US YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT NEXT WEEK! MONDAY'S THEME IS "MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL", TUESDAY "PATRIOTIC DAY", WEDNESDAY "IMPERSONATION DAY", THURSDAY "BLUE AND GOLD DAY", FRIDAY "CLASS COLOR DAY".
THE CLASS COLORS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
SENIORS: BLACK
JUNIORS: BLUE
SOPHOMORES: WHITE
FRESHMAN: RED GO LIONS!!!!!

ATTENTION SOPHOMORES: ANY SOPHOMORE STUDENT IS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR THE HOBY LEADERSHIP SEMINAR. HOBY IS A LEADERSHIP SEMINAR IN WHICH ONE STUDENT FROM THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE INVITED TO A WEEKEND SEMINAR AND LEARN ABOUT LEADERSHIP, BUSINESS, COMMUNITY, EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGY. ALL SOPHOMORES ARE ELIGIBLE AND ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. PLEASE COME TO THE COUNSELING OFFICE FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

SENIOR MATHLETES PRACTICE WILL BE MONDAY, OCTOBER 20 AT 2:15 IN ROOM 105. WE WILL BE PLACING ORDERS FOR TEAM T-SHIRTS. IF YOU KNOW YOU CANNOT BE AT PRACTICE AND WISH TO ORDER A SHIRT, PLEASE SEE MRS. YOST IN ROOM 231. NO ORDERS WILL BE PLACED AFTER MONDAY.

PLESE STOP BY SWIRLS AND TWIRLS IN WEST ISLIP ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH BETWEEN 12 NOON AND 11 PM. PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE DI-AUTO-NO-MIA FOUNDATION. COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR FELLOW CLASSMATE MARY CRAMER.

IN RECOGNITION OF BREAST CANCER MONTH, OUR SCHOOL WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN PINK RIBBON WEEK. WE WILL BE DISPLAYING PINK RIBBONS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL WITH YOUR FAMILY NAME OR THE NAME OF SOMEONE YOU KNOW AFFECTED BY BREAST CANCER ON THEM TO SHOW YOUR PERSONAL SUPPORT. THE EVENT KICKS OFF TODAY AND WILL TAKE PLACE DURING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 20TH – 24TH. YOU CAN PURCHASE A RIBBON FOR $1.

ATTENTION STUDENTS: THE YEARBOOK EBOARD HAS INFORMATION ON SUBMITTING SENIOR QUOTES. THE DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH FOR ALL QUOTE SUBMISSIONS. THERE IS ALSO INFORMATION ABOUT A CONTEST OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS TO DESIGN THE COVER OF THE YEARBOOK. THE WINNER GETS A FREE YEARBOOK. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST.

REMINDER STUDENTS: THE WEST ISLIP FIRE DEPARTMENT LADIES AUXILIARY IS HOLDING THEIR ANNUAL CHINESE AUCTION TONIGHT. ANYONE VOLUNTEERING SHOULD ARRIVE AT 7:00 PM AS WE START PROMPTLY AT 8:00. WHEN YOU ARRIVE ASK FOR SHIRLEY.
THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL LIFE SKILLS CLASS IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP OUT AT OUR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN DANCE ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24TH FROM 6PM-8PM. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN DEVELOPING YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS, MAKING LIFELONG FRIENDS, AND JUST HAVING FUN, THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU! PERMISSION SLIPS ARE DUE ON THIS MONDAY! PLEASE SEE MS. CIFELLI IN ROOM 191 OR ROOM 194, BEFORE OCTOBER 22ND, IF YOU ARE INTERESTED. THANKS!

ATTENTION WRITERS. SPECTRUM NEEDS YOUR SUBMISSIONS. ANY GENRE OF WRITING AT ALL THAT EXPRESSES THE THEME OF "CONTRAST" WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR OUR GOLD MEDAL LITERARY MAGAZINE. WRITING MAY BE SUBMITTED TO MR. GERSHFELD OR MEMBERS OF SPECTRUM.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS WHO WILL BE TAKING THE PSAT’S THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18TH: YOU MUST BE HERE BY 8:00 AM, AND PLAN FOR HEAVY TRAFFIC GETTING ONTO CAMPUS. USE THE BACK DOORS BY THE FITNESS CENTER TO GET INTO THE BUILDING
BRING YOUR PHOTO ID.
BRING #2 PENCILS AND A CALCULATOR TO THE TEST. WE NO LONGER HAVE ANY CALCULATORS TO LEND OUT, SO YOU MUST BRING ONE FOR YOURSELF OR DO WITHOUT, SINCE CALCULATORS
CANNOT BE SHARED!

THE VARSITY GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TEAM DEFEATED NORTH BABYLON YESTERDAY WINNING THREE GAMES TO ZERO. ASHLEY DAVID HAD 4 KILLS AND 2 ACES. KATE VIVIANO ADDED 6 ASSISTS. SENIOR NIGHT WILL BE ON MONDAY AT 4:30 . COME OUT AND SUPPORT THE SENIORS.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GIRLS JV VOLLEYBALL TEAM ON THEIR DIG PINK WIN AGAINST NORTH BABYLON 2-1 YESTERDAY. ALEXA RAPISARDA LED THE WAY WITH 10 KILLS AND CORRINE CONSTE ADDED 8 ASSISTS. GREAT JOB GIRLS!

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - Gold Day
THERE WILL BE A SPORTS MARKETING CLUB MEETING TODAY AT 2:15 IN ROOM 110. ALL MEMBERS MUST ATTEND.

THE GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TEAMS ARE HOSTING A DIG PINK EVENT. THEY ARE DEDICATING TODAY’S HOME GAMES TO BREAST CANCER AWARENESS. THE JV GAME STARTS AT 4:30 AND THE VARSITY FOLLOWS AT 6:15. THERE WILL BE BASKETS, RAFFLES AND FOOD ALL TO FUNDRAISE FOR BREAST CANCER. PLEASE COME DOWN TODAY TO SUPPORT AND DON'T FORGET TO WEAR PINK!

ALL PAWPRINTS MEMBERS ARE NEEDED FOR A VERY IMPORTANT MEETING ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16 IN ROOM 110.

IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! HOMECOMING IS NEXT SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH. SHOW US YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT NEXT WEEK! MONDAY'S THEME IS "MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL", TUESDAY "PATRIOTIC DAY", WEDNESDAY "IMPERSONATION DAY", THURSDAY "BLUE AND GOLD DAY", FRIDAY "CLASS COLOR DAY".
THE CLASS COLORS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
SENIORS: BLACK
JUNIORS: BLUE
SOPHOMORES: WHITE
FRESHMAN: RED GO LIONS!!!!!

ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS OF THE WORLD LANGUAGE HONOR SOCIETY: OUR MANDATORY MEETING IS TODAY IMMEDIATELY AFTER SCHOOL IN ROOM 181. WE WILL DISCUSS OUR FALL THEME, MIDDLE SCHOOL INSTRUCTION, INTERNATIONAL NIGHT AND WE WILL ALSO BE VOTING FOR OFFICERS. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE SEE MS. BARITIS OR MRS. KAMINSKY.

ATTENTION MEMBERS OF YEARBOOK. THIS AFTERNOON'S MEETING WILL BE HELD IN COMPUTER LAB 210.

ATTENTION SOPHOMORES: ANY SOPHOMORE STUDENT IS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR THE HOBY LEADERSHIP SEMINAR. HOBY IS A LEADERSHIP SEMINAR IN WHICH ONE STUDENT FROM THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE INVITED TO A WEEKEND SEMINAR AND LEARN ABOUT LEADERSHIP, BUSINESS, COMMUNITY, EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGY. ALL SOPHOMORES ARE ELIGIBLE AND ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. PLEASE COME TO THE COUNSELING OFFICE FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

SENIOR MATHLETES PRACTICE WILL BE MONDAY, OCTOBER 20 AT 2:15 IN ROOM 105. WE WILL BE PLACING ORDERS FOR TEAM T-SHIRTS. IF YOU KNOW YOU CANNOT BE AT PRACTICE AND WISH TO ORDER A SHIRT, PLEASE SEE MRS. YOST IN ROOM 231. NO ORDERS WILL BE PLACED AFTER MONDAY.

PLESE STOP BY SWIRLS AND TWIRLS IN WEST ISLIP ON OCTOBER 25TH BETWEEN 12 NOON AND 11 PM. PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE DI-AUTO-NO-MIA FOUNDATION. COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR FELLOW CLASSMATE MARY CRAMER.

ATTENTION SENIORS – IF YOUR SAT OR ACT SCORE QUALIFIES YOU FOR THE 1300/1950 CLUB, PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE AND GIVE IT TO YOUR COUNSELOR TO ENSURE YOUR RECOGNITION AT GRADUATION.
IN RECOGNITION OF BREAST CANCER MONTH, OUR SCHOOL WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN PINK RIBBON WEEK. WE WILL BE DISPLAYING PINK RIBBONS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL WITH YOUR FAMILY NAME OR THE NAME OF SOMEONE YOU KNOW AFFECTED BY BREAST CANCER ON THEM TO SHOW YOUR PERSONAL SUPPORT. THE EVENT WILL KICK OFF ON OCTOBER 17TH AND TAKE PLACE DURING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 20TH – 24TH. YOU CAN PURCHASE A RIBBON FOR $1.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS WHO WILL BE TAKING THE PSAT’S THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18TH: YOU MUST BE HERE BY 8:00 AM, AND PLAN FOR HEAVY TRAFFIC GETTING ONTO CAMPUS. USE THE BACK DOORS BY THE FITNESS CENTER TO GET INTO THE BUILDING
BRING YOUR PHOTO ID. IF YOU HAVE LOST YOUR SCHOOL ID AND DON’T HAVE A DRIVER’S LICENSE, LEARNER’S PERMIT, PASSPORT, OR OTHER CURRENT PHOTO ID, YOU MUST SEE MR. PECHIN IN THE UPSTAIRS LIBRARY BEFORE 10:00 AM THIS FRIDAY. REMEMBER, FRIDAY IS A SHORTENED SCHOOL DAY, SO DON’T WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO TAKE CARE OF FINDING YOUR ID!
BRING #2 PENCILS AND A CALCULATOR TO THE TEST. WE NO LONGER HAVE ANY CALCULATORS TO LEND OUT, SO YOU MUST BRING ONE FOR YOURSELF OR DO WITHOUT, SINCE CALCULATORS
CANNOT BE SHARED!
TEST ROOMS WILL BE POSTED BY THIS AFTERNOON. SEE MS. HILBERT IN ROOM 130 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

THE WEST ISLIP FIRE DEPARTMENT LADIES AUXILIARY IS HOLDING THEIR ANNUAL CHINESE AUCTION ON THIS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17. WE WOULD LIKE TO REQUEST THE USE OF ANY HONOR SOCIETY MEMBER WHO MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN WORKING TOWARDS A COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT. THEIR JOB WOULD ENTAIL HELPING IN DELIVERING WINNING PRIZES AS THEY ARE CALLED OUT. IT WOULD BE NECESSARY FOR THEM TO ARRIVE AT 7:00 PM AS WE START PROMPTLY AT 8:00. THE AUCTION RUNS APPROXIMATELY 3 HOURS. WHEN YOU ARRIVE ASK FOR SHIRLEY.

ATTENTION STUDENTS: THE YEARBOOK EBOARD HAS INFORMATION ON SUBMITTING SENIOR QUOTES. THE DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH FOR ALL QUOTE SUBMISSIONS. THERE IS ALSO INFORMATION ABOUT A CONTEST OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS TO DESIGN THE COVER OF THE YEARBOOK. THE WINNER GETS A FREE YEARBOOK. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST.

THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL LIFE SKILLS CLASS IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP OUT AT OUR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN DANCE ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24TH FROM 6PM-8PM. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN DEVELOPING YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS, MAKING LIFELONG FRIENDS, AND JUST HAVING FUN, THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU!
PLEASE SEE MS. CIFELLI IN ROOM 191 OR ROOM 194, BEFORE OCTOBER 22ND, IF YOU ARE INTERESTED. THANKS!

THE FOLLOWING COLLEGE WILL BE HERE TODAY:
ADELPHI UNIVERSITY AT 11:15 AM IN THE 1ST FLOOR LIBRARY
FASHION INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND MERCHANDISING AT 1:30 PM IN THE 1ST FLOOR LIBRARY
GRADES 9 – 12 ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THE MEETING.
PLEASE SIGN UP ON NAVIANCE OR IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN MEETING WITH A REPRESENTATIVE FROM THIS COLLEGE.

ATTENTION WRITERS. SPECTRUM NEEDS YOUR SUBMISSIONS. ANY GENRE OF WRITING AT ALL THAT EXPRESSES THE THEME OF "CONTRAST" WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR OUR GOLD MEDAL LITERARY MAGAZINE. WRITING MAY BE SUBMITTED TO MR. GERSHFELD OR MEMBERS OF SPECTRUM.
THE BOYS VOLLEYBALL TEAM DEFEATED SHOREHAM WAITING RIVER LAST NIGHT 3 GAMES TO 1. SETTER SEAN VAN DYNE DISHED OUT 29 ASSISTS, WHILE JIMMY MATTERA LED THE WAY WITH 12 KILLS AND JOHNNY RISEDORF CHIPPED IN 11 KILLS. NICE JOB BOYS.

THE WEST ISLIP VARSITY SWIMMING & DIVING TEAM (2-1) DEFEATED CENTRAL ISLIP 97-83. SAMANTHA MASSMANN AND KAITLIN BRANIGAN WENT 1-2 IN THE 1 METER DIVING 210.15 & 166.95 RESPECTIVELY. CARLI ZUKOWSKI PLACED FIRST IN THE 100 YARD FLY 1:06.81. WHILE CAROL CHEN WON THE 200 IM IN A TIME OF 2:46.38. THE TEAM WILL HOST DEER PARK/NORTH BABYLON THIS MONDAY AT 4 PM.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - Blue Day
THE GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TEAMS ARE HOSTING A DIG PINK EVENT. THEY ARE DEDICATING TOMORROWS HOME GAMES TO BREAST CANCER AWARENESS. THE JV GAME STARTS AT 4:30 AND THE VARSITY FOLLOWS AT 6:15. THERE WILL BE BASKETS, RAFFLES AND FOOD ALL TO FUNDRAISE FOR BREAST CANCER. PLEASE COME DOWN TOMORROW TO SUPPORT AND DON'T FORGET TO WEAR PINK!

IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! HOMECOMING IS NEXT SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH. SHOW US YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT NEXT WEEK! MONDAY'S THEME IS "MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL", TUESDAY "PATRIOTIC DAY", WEDNESDAY "IMPERSONATION DAY", THURSDAY "BLUE AND GOLD DAY", FRIDAY "CLASS COLOR DAY".
THE CLASS COLORS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
SENIORS: BLACK
JUNIORS: BLUE
SOPHOMORES: WHITE
FRESHMAN: RED GO LIONS!!!!!

ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS OF THE WORLD LANGUAGE HONOR SOCIETY: OUR MANDATORY MEETING IS TOMORROW IMMEDIATELY AFTER SCHOOL IN ROOM 181. WE WILL DISCUSS OUR FALL THEME, MIDDLE SCHOOL INSTRUCTION, INTERNATIONAL NIGHT AND WE WILL ALSO BE VOTING FOR OFFICERS. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE SEE MS. BARITIS OR MRS. KAMINSKY.

ATTENTION SOPHOMORES: ANY SOPHOMORE STUDENT IS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR THE HOBY LEADERSHIP SEMINAR. HOBY IS A LEADERSHIP SEMINAR IN WHICH ONE STUDENT FROM THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE INVITED TO A WEEKEND SEMINAR AND LEARN ABOUT LEADERSHIP, BUSINESS, COMMUNITY, EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGY. ALL SOPHOMORES ARE ELIGIBLE AND ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. PLEASE COME TO THE COUNSELING OFFICE FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

PLESE STOP BY SWIRLS AND TWIRLS IN WEST ISLIP ON OCTOBER 25TH BETWEEN 12 NOON AND 11 PM. PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE DI-AUTO-NO-MIA FOUNDATION. COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR FELLOW CLASSMATE MARY CRAMER.

ATTENTION SENIORS – IF YOUR SAT OR ACT SCORE QUALIFIES YOU FOR THE 1300/1950 CLUB, PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE AND GIVE IT TO YOUR COUNSELOR TO ENSURE YOUR RECOGNITION AT GRADUATION.

IN RECOGNITION OF BREAST CANCER MONTH, OUR SCHOOL WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN PINK RIBBON WEEK. WE WILL BE DISPLAYING PINK RIBBONS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL WITH YOUR FAMILY NAME OR THE NAME OF SOMEONE YOU KNOW AFFECTED BY BREAST CANCER ON THEM TO SHOW YOUR PERSONAL SUPPORT. THE EVENT WILL KICK OFF ON OCTOBER 17TH AND TAKE PLACE DURING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 20TH – 24TH. YOU CAN PURCHASE A RIBBON FOR $1.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS WHO WILL BE TAKING THE PSAT’S THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18TH: YOU MUST BE HERE BY 8:00 AM, AND PLAN FOR HEAVY TRAFFIC GETTING ONTO CAMPUS. USE THE BACK DOORS BY THE FITNESS CENTER TO GET INTO THE BUILDING
BRING YOUR PHOTO ID. IF YOU HAVE LOST YOUR SCHOOL ID AND DON’T HAVE A DRIVER’S LICENSE, LEARNER’S PERMIT, PASSPORT, OR OTHER CURRENT PHOTO ID, YOU MUST SEE MR. PECHIN IN THE UPSTAIRS LIBRARY BEFORE 10:00 AM THIS FRIDAY. REMEMBER, FRIDAY IS A SHORTENED SCHOOL DAY, SO DON’T WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO TAKE CARE OF FINDING YOUR ID!
BRING #2 PENCILS AND A CALCULATOR TO THE TEST. WE NO LONGER HAVE ANY CALCULATORS TO LEND OUT, SO YOU MUST BRING ONE FOR YOURSELF OR DO WITHOUT, SINCE CALCULATORS
CANNOT BE SHARED!
TEST ROOMS WILL BE POSTED BY THIS AFTERNOON. SEE MS. HILBERT IN ROOM 130 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

THE WEST ISLIP FIRE DEPARTMENT LADIES AUXILIARY IS HOLDING THEIR ANNUAL CHINESE AUCTION ON THIS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17. WE WOULD LIKE TO REQUEST THE USE OF ANY HONOR SOCIETY MEMBER WHO MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN WORKING TOWARDS A COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT. THEIR JOB WOULD ENTAIL HELPING IN DELIVERING WINNING PRIZES AS THEY ARE CALLED OUT. IT WOULD BE NECESSARY FOR THEM TO ARRIVE AT 7:00 PM AS WE START PROMPTLY AT 8:00. THE AUCTION RUNS APPROXIMATELY 3 HOURS. WHEN YOU ARRIVE ASK FOR SHIRLEY.

ATTENTION STUDENTS: THE YEARBOOK EBOARD HAS INFORMATION ON SUBMITTING SENIOR QUOTES. THE DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH FOR ALL QUOTE SUBMISSIONS. THERE IS ALSO INFORMATION ABOUT A CONTEST OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS TO DESIGN THE COVER OF THE YEARBOOK. THE WINNER GETS A FREE YEARBOOK. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST.

THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL LIFE SKILLS CLASS IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP OUT AT OUR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN DANCE ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24TH FROM 6PM-8PM. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN DEVELOPING YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS, MAKING LIFELONG FRIENDS, AND JUST HAVING FUN, THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU!
PLEASE SEE MS. CIFELLI IN ROOM 191 OR ROOM 194, BEFORE OCTOBER 22ND, IF YOU ARE INTERESTED. THANKS!

THE FOLLOWING COLLEGE WILL BE HERE TOMORROW:
ADELPHI UNIVERSITY AT 11:15 AM
IN THE 1ST FLOOR LIBRARY
FASHION INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND
MERCHANDISING AT 1:30 PM IN THE
FIRST FLOOR LIBRARY
GRADES 9 – 12 ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THE MEETING.
PLEASE SIGN UP ON NAVIANCE OR IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN MEETING WITH A REPRESENTATIVE FROM THIS COLLEGE.

ATTENTION WRITERS. SPECTRUM NEEDS YOUR SUBMISSIONS. ANY GENRE OF WRITING AT ALL THAT EXPRESSES THE THEME OF "CONTRAST" WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR OUR GOLD MEDAL LITERARY MAGAZINE. WRITING MAY BE SUBMITTED TO MR. GERSHFELD OR MEMBERS OF SPECTRUM.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE JV GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TEAM ON THEIR EXCITING WIN OVER SMITHTOWN WEST 2-1. THE DECIDING THIRD GAME, THEY WON BY A SCORE OF 27-25. THE LIONS WERE LED BY ALYSSA ADAMS WITH 5 ACES AND PAMELA PENSO WITH 4 DIGS. GREAT JOB GIRLS!

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - Gold Day
IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! HOMECOMING IS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH. SHOW US YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT NEXT WEEK! MONDAY'S THEME IS "MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL", TUESDAY "PATRIOTIC DAY", WEDNESDAY "IMPERSONATION DAY", THURSDAY "BLUE AND GOLD DAY", FRIDAY "CLASS COLOR DAY".
THE CLASS COLORS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
SENIORS: BLACK
JUNIORS: BLUE
SOPHOMORES: WHITE
FRESHMAN: RED GO LIONS!!!!!

SADD MEMBERS WILL BE MEETING TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 15 IN ROOM 183 AT 3:00.

PAW PRINT MEETING IS CANCELLED FOR TODAY.

PLESE STOP BY SWIRLS AND TWIRLS IN WEST ISLIP ON OCTOBER 25TH BETWEEN 12-1 PM. PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE DI-AUTO-NO-MIA FOUNDATION. COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR FELLOW CLASSMATE MARY CRAMER.

THE NEXT MEETING OF THE WEST ISLIP THIRST PROJECT WILL BE WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 15TH AT 2:15 IN ROOM 192 (THE SUB ROOM). WE WILL BE DISCUSSING OUR KAN JAM TOURNAMENT AND THE PURCHASING OF SWEATSHIRTS AND SWEATPANTS. SEE YOU ON WEDNESDAY! AND REMEMBER, WATER IS A HUMAN RIGHT.

THE VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY TEAM WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL THAT HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO THEIR BREAST CANCER “PLAY FOR THE CURE” GAME. ALL BASKETS WILL BE RAFFLED OFF TODAY, AT THE JV “PLAY FOR THE CURE” GAME. SEE MRS. HASSETT IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PURCHASE TICKETS.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS WHO WILL BE TAKING THE PSAT’S THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18TH:
YOU MUST BE IN THE HS BY 8:00 AM, AND PLAN FOR HEAVY TRAFFIC GETTING ONTO CAMPUS. USE THE BACK DOORS BY THE FITNESS CENTER TO GET INTO THE BUILDING
BRING YOUR PHOTO ID. IF YOU HAVE LOST YOUR SCHOOL ID AND DON’T HAVE A DRIVER’S LICENSE, LEARNER’S PERMIT, PASSPORT, OR OTHER CURRENT PHOTO ID, YOU MUST SEE MR. PECHIN IN THE UPSTAIRS LIBRARY BEFORE 10:00 AM THIS FRIDAY. REMEMBER, FRIDAY IS A SHORTENED SCHOOL DAY, SO DON’T WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO TAKE CARE OF FINDING YOUR ID!
BRING #2 PENCILS AND A CALCULATOR TO THE TEST. WE NO LONGER HAVE ANY CALCULATORS TO LEND OUT, SO YOU MUST BRING ONE FOR YOURSELF OR DO WITHOUT, SINCE CALCULATORS CANNOT BE SHARED!
TEST ROOMS WILL BE POSTED BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON SO THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO CHECK FOR YOUR EXAM LOCATION AHEAD OF TIME. SEE MS. HILBERT IN ROOM 130 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS OF THE WORLD LANGUAGE HONOR SOCIETY: OUR NEXT MANDATORY MEETING WILL BE HELD THIS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16TH IMMEDIATELY AFTER SCHOOL IN ROOM 181. WE WILL DISCUSS OUR FALL THEME, MIDDLE SCHOOL INSTRUCTION, INTERNATIONAL NIGHT AND WE WILL ALSO BE VOTING FOR OFFICERS. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE SEE MS. BARITIS OR MRS. KAMINSKY.

THE WEST ISLIP FIRE DEPARTMENT LADIES AUXILIARY IS HOLDING THEIR ANNUAL CHINESE AUCTION ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17.
WE WOULD LIKE TO REQUEST THE USE OF ANY HONOR SOCIETY MEMBER WHO MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN WORKING TOWARDS A COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT. THEIR JOB WOULD ENTAIL HELPING IN DELIVERING WINNING PRIZES AS THEY ARE CALLED OUT. IT WOULD BE NECESSARY FOR THEM TO ARRIVE AT 7:00 PM AS WE START PROMPTLY AT 8:00. THE AUCTION RUNS APPROXIMATELY 3 HOURS. WHEN YOU ARRIVE ASK FOR SHIRLEY.

ATTENTION STUDENTS: THE YEARBOOK EBOARD HAS INFORMATION ON SUBMITTING SENIOR QUOTES. THE DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH FOR ALL QUOTE SUBMISSIONS. THERE IS ALSO INFORMATION ABOUT A CONTEST OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS TO DESIGN THE COVER OF THE YEARBOOK. THE WINNER GETS A FREE YEARBOOK. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST.

THE WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL LIFE SKILLS CLASS IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP OUT AT OUR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN DANCE ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24TH FROM 6PM-8PM. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN DEVELOPING YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS, MAKING LIFELONG FRIENDS, AND JUST HAVING FUN, THIS IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU!
PLEASE SEE MS. CIFELLI IN ROOM 191 OR ROOM 194, BEFORE OCTOBER 22ND, IF YOU ARE INTERESTED. THANKS!

IN RECOGNITION OF BREAST CANCER MONTH, OUR SCHOOL WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN PINK RIBBON WEEK. WE WILL BE DISPLAYING PINK RIBBONS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL WITH YOUR FAMILY NAME OR THE NAME OF SOMEONE YOU KNOW AFFECTED BY BREAST CANCER ON THEM TO SHOW YOUR PERSONAL SUPPORT. THE EVENT WILL KICK OFF ON OCTOBER 17TH AND TAKE PLACE DURING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 20TH – 24TH. YOU CAN PURCHASE A RIBBON FOR $1.

HELPING HANDS OF WEST ISLIP IS HOLDING THEIR 1ST DRIVE ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21ST – DROP OFF ITEMS BY 9:30 AM. PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD TO FRIENDS AND FAMILY. THEY WILL BE COLLECTING HALLOWEEN COSTUMES – NEW OR GENTLY USED, AND BACK TO SCHOOL CLOTHES IN ANY SIZE. FILL A DECORATED SHOPPING BAG, DONATE LAST YEARS COSTUME AND IF YOU CAN’T DO ANY OF THE OTHERS PLEASE PUT A RIBBON, CANDY AND A NOTE ON A SMALL STUFF ANIMAL. ALL ITEMS ARE DONATED TO LOCAL SOUP KITCHENS - BRIGHTEN SOMEONE’S DAY. VISIT THEIR WEBSITE IF YOU CHOOSE TO DONATE THROUGH PAYPAL. THANK YOU!
DROP OFF YOUR EMPTY HAIR, SKIN, AND COSMETICS PRODUCT CONTAINERS BY THE FRONT DOORS TO BE RECYCLED THROUGHOUT OCTOBER.


THE FOLLOWING COLLEGES WILL BE HERE TODAY:
FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AT 8:15 AM IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE
SUNY NEW PALTZ AT 9:00 AM IN THE 1ST FLOOR LIBRARY.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15TH - PACE UNIVERSITY AT 1:30 PM
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16TH - ADELPHI UNIVERSITY AT 11:15 AM
GRADES 9 – 12 ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THE MEETING.
PLEASE SIGN UP ON NAVIANCE OR IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN MEETING WITH A REPRESENTATIVE FROM THIS COLLEGE.
TO THE STUDENTS OF WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL,
THE LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA SOCIETY (LLS) IS CURRENTLY SEEKING VOLUNTEERS TO HELP CURE CANCER! WE ARE CURRENTLY SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FOR OUR LIGHT THE NIGHT WALK SATURDAY OCTOBER 25TH, 2014 AT DUCKS STADIUM - IN CENTRAL ISLIP. COME TO THE NURSES OFFICE TO SIGN UP.

ATTENTION ALL SOPHOMORES & JUNIORS IN GOOD ACADEMIC STANDING. ANY STUDENT INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR MEMBERSHIP TO THE NATIONAL ENGLISH HONOR SOCIETY. PLEASE PICK UP AN APPLICATION FROM THE GUIDANCE OFFICE TODAY. ALL APPLICATIONS & ESSAYS ARE DUE TO MRS. KROLLAGE BY MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD.

THE PTA REFLECTIONS PROGRAM RUNS DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER AND IS OPEN
TO ALL STUDENTS. ANYONE CAN PARTICIPATE - THERE ARE CATEGORIES FOR ARTWORK, MUSIC, DANCE, PHOTOGRAPHY, FILM PRODUCTION AND CREATIVE WRITING. THIS YEAR'S THEME IS
"THE WORLD WOULD BE A BETTER PLACE IF..."
FLYERS ARE POSTED AND YOU CAN SEE MR. ALBINDER OR YOUR ART AND MUSIC
TEACHERS FOR MORE INFORMATION AND PROGRAM RULES. GET CREATIVE - THIS IS
AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE RECOGNIZED AT THE COUNTY, STATE AND NATIONAL LEVEL.

THE JV FOOTBALL TEAM DEFEATED SMITHTOWN WEST ON SATURDAY 28 TO 20.
JAKE GUERCIO LED THE LIONS WITH 4 RUSHING TOUCHDOWNS. PAT MULCHAY LED THE LIONS RECIEVING CORE. THE DEFENSE PLAYED A SOLID GAME. THE JV FOOTBALL LIONS ARE NOW 4 AND 1 AND WILL TAKE ON SMITHTOWN EAST FRIDAY AT HOME.



 
 
 
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