Mrs. Crow (Finn) (Students A-D)
Mr. Larkins (Students E-J)
Miss Johnson (Students K-Pe)
Mrs. Grimm (Pf-S)
Mr. Beaver, Director (Students T-Z)
Mrs. Fleming- Registrar
Mrs. Roach- Secretary
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards were created in 1995 to recognize students in middle level and high school grades who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service. These prestigious awards, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), are presented annually on the local, state and national level.
Who is eligible? Any student who:
- is in grades 5-12 as of November 6, 2018, and is a legal resident of one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia.
- has engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least in part after September 1, 2017.
- completes an application and submits it to a school principal or the head of an officially designated local organization by Novemeber 6, 2018.
By applying for a 2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Award, you could win $1,000 and a trip to Washington D.C. in May!
Applications can be found at spirit.prudential.com or nassp.org/spirit. Complete the application and the student/parent agreement; then on the "certification" page, email or print and deliver instructions to your certifier. (Deadline is November 6, 2018.) Certifiers review applications online and select Local Honoree(s) for state-level judging. (Deadline is November 16, 2018). Your application can be certified by your school principal or head of a county 4-H organization, Girl Scout council, American Red Cross chapter, YMCA or Affiliate of Points of Light's HandsOn Network.
For questions, call 855-670-4787
College and Career Fair
A college and career fair will be held on September 10, 2018 at the Hancock County Fairgrounds. The college fair is from 6:00-7:30pm. Workshops will be held from 5:30-7:30pm
This event is free to the public. For more information please contact www.EducateHancockCounty.com or HancockCoLINK@gmail.com.
Youth Philanthropy Award Available
The Hancock County Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for the 2018 Martha Beckenholdt Youth Philanthropy Award. This award, named in honor of long-time Hancock County resident and philanthropist Martha Beckenholdt, recognizes a Hancock County high school junior who has contributed outstanding time, talent, and energy to philanthropic endeavors. These are the true attributes of the woman whom the award honors. The award recipient will select a Hancock County nonprofit organization or agency to receive a $1,000 grant in his or her name, donated by the Hancock County Community Foundation.
Applicants must be Hancock County high school juniors with a recommendation from a high school staff member or nonprofit organization leader located in Hancock County. Applications must be complete and submitted online by 4 p.m. on Monday, September 17, 2018. A link to the application can be found on HCCF’s Website at giveHCgrowHC.org.
Questions can be directed to Janet White, HCCF’s Education Officer, by email at jwhite@giveHCgrowHC.org or by phone at 317-462-8870 ext. 226.
MVHS Freshman Kick-Off 2018!
All incoming 9th graders are invited to attend the annual MVHS Freshman Kick-Off on Tuesday, July 24 from 9am-2pm at the high school. Please see the attached form for more information and registration details!
Summer Job Opportunity
Oasis Outdoor Living in Fortville is looking for crew members to work in the field doing landscape work. Anyone that may be interested should call 317-485-6514. Starting pay is $12/hour. Work hours are Monday-Friday 7:30am until end of day with the occasional rain day exception.
Attention all Seniors:
We want to know what you're doing next year! Have you been accepted to a college, trade school, an apprenticeship or another type of school and are planning on attending? Or have you already sworn into the military? Then the Counseling Department wants to know. Stop by the Counseling Office and fill out the Post Secondary Form. It's easy and will only take a second. Don't know yet? When you do get accepted to a post secondary school or the military then come let us know. See Mr. Beaver with any questions.
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