Middle School students: Look for an email from Ms. Meza-Keuthen!

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SCS Family, this Wednesday is our last Community Circle for 2020.  2020 has been a year of unique and special times.  Truly, We HAVE ALL BEEN IN THIS TOGETHER, but we each have relied upon particular people, places and things to help us.

This Wednesday at 10:00 join us and let us know what has been the main thing that has helped you this year. 

DID YOU START A NEW WORKOUT ROUTINE; WAS IT YOUR PET; DID YOU READ A BOOK THAT INSPIRED YOU,  WERE YOUR FRIENDS AND SIBLINGS GOOD TO TALK TO???

PLAN TO JOIN US THIS WEDNESDAY AND TELL US WHAT HELPED YOU KEEP ON KEEPING ON IN 2020.

STUDENTS, STAFF, EVERYONE IS INVITED.  THE ZOOM LINK IS ON THE WELLNESS WEDNESDAY CANVAS PAGE.

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YMA wants to know whose got the best skills on the sticks in NBA 2k21!! Do you have what it takes to be the top player in the school. If so we present to you a Virtual Tournament for NBA 2k21 on the PlayStation 4.  The tournament will be held Friday December 18th at 4pm. The tournament will max out at 30 people so make sure you secure your spot. The Entry Fee will be $20 dollars per person. The winner will receive $450,000 in Virtual Currency (worth $100 in value). This is open to all grades, so believe in yourself, compete, WIN and give yourself a great Christmas gift.

To participate and pay via online visit the SCS Main Page:

·       Click on Parent Resources

·       On the Right Hand Side click ONLINE PAYMENTS

·       Click SECONDARY

·       Click on the School For Creative Studies and you will see the option for the tournament.

If you have any questions please contact Mr. Marshall, Mr. Lewis and Coach Barnes.

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The Aubrey Lee Brooks Scholarship is now open.  Any graduating senior enrolling full time in NCSU, UNC-CH or UNC-G are eligible for this scholarship opportunity.  The deadline is January 31st.  Applications must be completed online.

https://www.cfnc.org/pay-for-college/apply-for-financial-aid/aubrey-lee-brooks-scholarship/

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Attention Students,

The career expo team is excited to announce that the 2020 Virtual Career Expo is now open! (It has a registration page/lobby at the beginning – feel free to enter “test” in the fields to proceed to the expo itself).

The attached Career Development Month flyer has been updated with the expo link and is now available in both English and Spanish. We also have the Career Development Month webpage that now has the expo link: bit.ly/careerdevelopmentmonth2020.

Students are encouraged to visit the expo by December 15th to explore careers in high demand and to help our school win the Career Development Month contest! Thanks in advance.

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READY, SET, APP! CYCLE 2 IS LIVE REGISTRATION CLOSES NOVEMBER 30, 2020 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 15, 2021 

The Ready, Set, App! challenge is an Android mobile app development competition for North Carolina students. Student groups will develop a functional and original mobile app using a mobile app development platform, such as MIT App Inventor, to solve a problem in their community or school. The top teams will get the opportunity to pitch their app at the Virtual Ready, Set, App! Competition in April to win Lenovo-branded prizes. Use the link HERE to register for the program. Visit https://readysetapp.devpost.com/.

  • Participants must be in 9-12th grade.
  • This competition is for public or public charter high schools in NC.
  • Teams of 3-5.
  • Each team must have an educator to serve as their advisor.
  • Projects do not have to be completed by Nov. 30th. After registration is complete, you will be provided additional resources to support your app development.

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Join us for our upcoming PTSA General Meeting December 15 at 6:30 p.m. There will be raffle prizes! 

AND  

Join us for our upcoming PTSA Dine out Night—at Chipotle Roxboro Rd. on January 11 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. 

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Students are invited to attend a Zoom Wellness Wednesday session on 

Reality Check throughout the month of December. A session will be offered on 

Wednesday, December 16th from 9:00 – 10:00

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On Wednesday, December 16th from 11:00 am – 11:45 am students are invited to attend a Career Conversations Webinar on Health & Human Services. 

Students interested in a career in healthcare, health science, or human services need to sign up for Career Conversations to hear from industry professionals about their careers and how they navigated the world of work! Use the following link to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdCYAMx0Emh55RDRdv1MfisnWbCjte6uKGw6W1Pzoy2RvRaWg/viewform

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Friday is the last day of school before Winter Break. Winter Break is December 21-January 1 for students. Students return to virtual learning on Monday, January 4.

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