Hurry and order your 2020 Eskypades yearbook now! After April 1st only 25 books will be available for purchase. Order online at: www.balfour.com.
Are you a 16-17 year old who is mature, community focused, and responsible? Bay Cliff now has job applications available for dining room aides for this summer. This is a 9-week employment opportunity running June 11th through August 12th, with pay of $1,500 including room and board. If interested, contact baycliff.org and submit an application in the "Under 18 Application" section. Questions, call 906-345-9314 or email email@example.com.
Seniors who haven't completed your FAFSA - Bay College is hosting two work nights:
Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, and Thursday, Feb. 20th. It's not too late to get your papers in. Do this ASAP for maximum financial aid assistance. An informational flyer is posted in the Student Services window.
CORRECTION: Baseball open gyms for anyone interested in JV or Varsity baseball will be Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Turf Complex beginning January 15th and lasting seven weeks. See Coach Hanson in room C-304 with any questions.
Penny War: Three students from Careers in Education will be running a Penny War starting Monday, Jan.13th, through Friday, Jan. 31st, as a service learning project. Fifth hour classes will compete for a reward of a pizza or donut party. Money raised during the event will help kindergarten through third grade students who are in need of winter apparel.
All semester 2 schedule changes must be submitted by Friday, Jan. 24, by 2:30 p.m. to Mrs. Schlenvogt.
Boys tennis: Open tennis will start this Sunday, Jan. 12th, and continue every Sunday for the next 7 weeks at the HIT Complex in Wells from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. If there is anyone who is new this year please sign up in the main office.
Juniors: You should have turned in a signed EDP to Student Services by now. This is what we did in the computer lab reviewing your plans for the future. It is a state requirement. If you have not turned yours in or have lost it, please see Mrs. Schlenvogt ASAP! All students are required to renew this yearly.
Attention all Seniors: If you retook the SAT this school year and received a higher score than you did during your 11th grade school testing (last April), you must have the higher score to Student Services by April 12th, 2020, at 2:30 p.m. I understand that it is a Sunday this year. You can email Mrs. Schlenvogt a copy of your score sheet to have it included if necessary at Lschlenvogt@eskymos.com. If you have any questions or need to double check your score on record, please contact Mrs. Schlenvogt. Do not wait until the last moment!
The deadline for high school students to apply for the Rotary Short Term Exchange Program (STEP) is Saturday, Feb. 1st, 2020. This is a foreign exchange program where students travel to a foreign country for 3-4 weeks in the summer and stay with a host family. In return, they host a student from their host family for 3-4 weeks. Students must be age 15-18. More information on the STEP program can be found at: http://rye6220.org/short-term-exchange/. Financial assistance from the Escanaba Rotary Club may be available to help cover some costs of the program.
2020 Grads: Your senior portraits are due to Mrs. Wiles by Friday, Feb. 7 2020. You must submit your pictures on a flash drive, a CD or bring the picture in to be scanned. NO emailed pictures will be accepted. The picture must be portrait not landscape and have a resolution of 300 dpi. The portrait must be of the senior only--no pets, etc.
Bay College scholarships are now open for application for seniors attending Bay in the fall. Students must have applied to Bay; this includes dual enrolled students. (EMC students do not need to apply for enrollment, but 5th year's need to apply for the scholarships). Apply online at www.baycollege.edu/scholarships. Deadline is Monday, March 2nd. Any questions, see Mrs. Schlenvogt.
Seniors - If you have at least a 3.0 GPA, have an immediate military affiliation (parent, sibling, grandparent), and are attending a Michigan college in the fall, there is a new scholarship application available. AmVets Post 123 is giving a $500 scholarship. Applications are in Student Services and are due back by Friday, March 20, at 2:30 p.m. See Student Services with any questions.
There is a whole new batch of online scholarships posted in the window of Student Services for all students. Come check them out!
Seniors: Do you have a parent who is employed at a business that is a member of the Michigan Retailer Association? If so, they are offering a scholarship this year. You must apply online at bit.lyMRAscholarship2020 by Sunday, March 15th. Call 1-615-320-3149 with any questions.
Seniors: Great Lakes First Federal Credit Union will be awarding three $500 scholarships this year. Students must be a member of the credit union for at least two years. Applications are available in Student Services.
Juniors: College Board now has their Opportunity Scholarship Program open. This program is task based, not GPA or SAT score based, which means complete a task and get entered in the scholarship drawings. Complete all of the tasks and be entered for an even bigger scholarship! Go to your College Board account at cb.org/opportunity. Scholarships start at $500 and go up to $2,000. A little time can go a long way, and these are activities that can help you organize your future plans! See Mrs. Schlenvogt if you have questions, or email her at Lschlenvogt@eskymos.com. Informational flyers are also posted on the window of Student Services.
Seniors: The Upper Edge of Delta County now has an application available for a $1,000 scholarship. Students must; be attending Bay in the fall, have documented volunteer hours and/or be involved in extracurricular activities, and write a 500-word essay to apply. The essay topic is ”Making Delta County the best place to live, work, and play!" To apply visit: https://form.jotform.com/80613559577164. The deadline is Wednesday, April 1st.
Seniors - The law offices of El Dabe Ritter located in Los Angeles, CA., are pleased to announce the 2019 El Dabe Ritter Scholarship. This scholarship is available to any high school senior in the United States. Deadline to apply is June 30, 2020. Award amount is $1,500. Visit https://www.personalinjurylawyerslosangeles.com/#scholarship to apply.
Any seniors enrolled with a federally recognized tribe or Alaska Native Corporation who plans to attend college in the fall to study Natural Resources: there is a scholarship opportunity posted in the window of Student Services.
There is a new batch of scholarships now available for students to apply for posted on the window of Student Services. There are a variety of categories including: some for seniors, one for a student who enjoys the Final Fantasy game franchise, some involve an essay, one for students interested in designing and building things, one for students who are at least 16, and one for an applicant making a difference in others' lives. Check the posting for deadlines.
Delta Kappa Gamma has their scholarship application available for completion. This scholarship is for a girl who is going into the teaching profession. Applications are in Student Services. Deadline is Monday, April 27th, 2020.
Seniors - The Ryan Fischer Legacy Scholarship is now available. It is for students who are involved in hockey. You must also: have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, plan to attend a public or private university in the fall, and must demonstrate outstanding moral and academic character. The deadline is January 30, 2020 and applications go to our athletic director, Mr. Perino. For more information visit: www.RyanFischer.org.
There is a new scholarship available for seniors interested in attending LSSU! The Anchor Award is just for students who come from schools in the U.P. Apply for admission at LSSU.EDU/APPLY.
Snow, Carpio, and Weekly are pleased to announce the 4th annual S.C.W. DREAMers scholarship. These scholarships are open to high school seniors or recent graduates seeking a degree nationwide. Our deadline is June 30, 2020. Award Amount is $2,500. The application is available at: http://workinjuryaz.com/phoenix-workers-compensation-lawyers/#dreamers.
Seniors - The Marquette Builders Scholarship is now available. Deadline is Wednesday, April 1st, 2020. Applications are available in Student Services.
Seniors: The MEA Scholarship for seniors who are the dependents of MEA members or MEA-retired members in good standing. Deadline is February 20th, 2020. Pick up an application in Student Services.