Hopewell-Loudon Schools

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Announcements 4/25/18

When calling in a student absence please use our 24-hour absence line 419-937-2802 and leave your name, students name, grade and the reason for the absence. When your student returns to school, a note with the dates of absence, the reason for the absence, and parent signature must be turned in to the office.

**Please make sure you are signed up with our new alert system InTouchK12 Alerts so you don't miss out on any announcements, school closings or delays.

**If you haven't filled out your emergency information as well as the rest of the school forms from the beginning of the year online at Final Forms, please do so ASAP! Any changes please keep Final Forms updated at all times such as address, phone numbers, and contact information, it is very important we have current information on every student here at H-L. Thank you!


TESTING: Monday, April 23-Thursday, April 26th. Starting at 8:00 am! Classes will begin at 10:00 am after testing!

          April 23rd and 24th - Math 7, Math 8, Algebra I and Geometry

          April 25th and 26th - Biology and Science 8

PROM - Tomorrow, April 26th is the last day to reserve a spot for dinner and after prom. Please make sure you see Mrs. Hoffman ASAP to pay and reserve your spot.

5K fun run/walk on Saturday, April 28th. Runners and walkers will gather at the Scarlet Gym with the run starting at 10:00 AM. A $5 donation is requested. All donations will fo to help struggling military families. 

Seniors - If you are planning on entering the military after graduation, please stop by the office to provide that information. 

H-L Girls Basketball Program Fundraiser - Support H-L and take a FREE test-drive. Ford Motor Company will donate $20 per test-drive to the Girls Basketball Program. May 12th from 11 AM- 2 PM @ Reineke's Tiffin Ford Lincoln. Free Hot Dogs & Refreshments. *No Sales Obligation *Minimum 18 years old to drive.

H-L Lady Chieftains are also having 2018 District Basketball Champion shirt sale. Order forms are being sent home as well as in the office if you would like to order and show your support.

Yearbooks - The 2018 Final Yearbook Sale is going on now until April 30th. You may purchase your yearbook online at www.yearbookordercenter.com by entering our school code: 12253. Or you may send in a check for $50, payable to Hopewell Loudon

Student Council - Any student in grades 7-11 who is interested in becoming a member of student council next year should see Mrs, Jury for more information. The next and last student council meeting will be May 15th at 7:15 am and officers for next year will be elected.

Mrs. Bloom is helping this Summer with a Science Camp. She is looking high school students that would like to help with Camp Invention. They are called Camp Leadership Interns. Leadership Interns will receive formalized, online leadership training. They will earn up to 40 volunteer hours, receive a letter of recognition from the United States Patent and Trademark Office and have an exciting, fun week. Being a Leadership Intern provides a good resume and college application builder. Please see Mrs. Bloom if you are interested.

Talent Show - The NHS K-12 Talent Show will be held on May 19th. 

Last year, an average of 3 people died per day in car crashes. Knowledge is the only way to combat these tragedies. In an effort to make our students more aware of dangers associated with driving, H-L will host a "Mock Crash" scenario on Thursday, May 10th (rain date Friday, March 11th). Please be aware that the EMS from Bascom and New Riegel, local fire departments, State Highway Patrol Officers, Seneca County Sheriff's Department, Seneca County Echo Unit, Harrold Floriana Funeral Home, and St. Vincent's Life Flight will be on site for this event. Mark your calendars for this important event that will demonstrate how decisions that drivers make can have a lasting impact.

Open Gym & Lifting for Volleyball and Girls Basketball will be every Tuesday and Thursday 6-8 in the Scarlet Gym for any 7-12 grade girl not in a spring sport.

Fall 2018 Vaccinations, it is required for all incoming Seniors to have the Quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine before school starts.  All incoming 7th graders are required to have one dose of Tdap and Meningitis vaccine before school starts. Please plan on scheduling your child's appointment today to ensure they are up-to-date on the vaccines they need before school starts in August.

Please do not open doors for anyone trying to enter the building...other students, parents, visitors, delivery people etc. Please direct them to enter the office doors. This is a very important part of our security for our building.

Thank you!