Announcements for 03-06-14
From the Desk of Principal McElmeel
AP Students...the remainder of the AP fee is due to Ms. Briana Wade before March 28. Please see her between the hours of 1-3 pm in the Innovation SLC Office.
If you're interested in playing girls lacrosse this spring, tryouts are next week Wednesday (3/12), Thursday (3/13), and Friday (3/14) from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm, in the main gym. No cuts. To receive additional information please pick up a blue folder titled "Skyline Womens Lacrosse" in the Athletic Office on the first floor by the gym
After beating Pioneer 71-52 in the district, the Skyline Boys Basketball team will face Huron in the District Final at Dexter High School. The game starts at 7:00 on Friday, March 7th. Let's show Ann Arbor that we have the best basketball team and the best student section in the city!
Juniors and Seniors
Students there will be a job fair in the building. Orange Leaf Yogurt is doing a student job fair in Skyline on Tuesday, March 11th, during both lunch periods for their Main Street and Plymouth Rd locations. See Mr. Oden in The Cube for an application. Must be 16+.
Trimester III Schedules
Please have your student check their trimester III schedule in PowerSchool. Counselors will be available in room B 206, Friday and Monday, during lunches, for schedule adjustments for approved reasons only.
Approved reasons include:
A gap in your schedule
A class you have already taken
A required level change
Your student's schedule will be distributed in 4th hour on Wednesday, March 12th. The first day of Trimester III is Friday, March 14th.
Spanish Club Fund Raiser
Celebrate the end of testing week with a Donut and Hot Chocolate. Donuts and Hot Chocolate $1.00 before school on Friday in the Cafeteria. Help support the service-learning in Costa Rica and Spain, buy a donut and hot chocolate!
Student Action Senate
Did you ever watch a TED Talk? Well...
TEDxYouth@AnnArbor is being held at Skyline on March 22nd. TEDxYA2 is an all day conference were all the speakers and performers are high school students from all over Ann Arbor. This conference is all about Youth Voice. Come and be heard!
Student tickets are $10. You can get a ticket by signing up on the TEDxYA2 website:
bit.ly/TEDxYA2. See the posters in the hall for a quick QR code. Sign up today!
We still need volunteers for the Hospitality Committee. If you would like to volunteer to help at the TEDX event, speak to Emilie Weisberg or email her at email@example.com
Brick Bash 2014. LEGO® Hands-On Public Building Exhibition for All Ages!
Saturday, March 29, 11am-6pm. Bring your family to a celebration of everything LEGO®. See fabulous creations from the Michigan LEGO® Users Group and other exhibitors from around the country. On the big screen, watch fun, stop-motion videos made using LEGO® figures. Make your own LEGO® creations! Shop for LEGO® jewelry, custom sets, and publications. Enjoy a performance by Skyline Drumline at 2pm, followed by a Percussion Petting Zoo. $5/person or $20/family. Proceeds benefit Skyline Band. See more details at facebook/BrickBash or www.BrickBash.com. Don't forget to LIKE the Brick Bash Facebook page and share it with friends!
Skyline Boys' Ice Hockey Team
Skyline Boys' Ice Hockey Team is one of the featured teams in the "Show Your Support" event at the PTO Thrift Shop this week. For every $5 you spend, you will get a token to vote for your favorite team. The more votes we get, the more money we will get! The store is located at 2280 South Industrial. The promotion runs through Saturday March 8th, and students with ID gets 25% off all purchases every Saturday.
Mott's Children's Hospital Drive
Please donate your plastic pop bottles and pop cans to certain boxes located throughout Skyline. These cans and bottles will be returned and the money will be donated to Mott's Children's Hospital.
Like animals? Stop by SOAR - the new Skyline Organization for Animal Rights - to find volunteering opportunities, free films, a great environment for hanging out, and much more! Our club meets every Monday, from 2:25 pm to 3:30 pm, in room A 309.
If you're interested in playing a spring sport, make sure you’re completely registered by March 7th. All forms are online at a2skylineeagles.com. Also, now is the time to book a physical with your doctor if you haven’t had one since April 15, 2013. You must submit your completed physical to the Athletic Office by March 7th as well. Questions may be answered in the Athletic Office, or by calling 734-994-7075.
Skyline Lacrosse Teams
The Girls and Boys Lacrosse Teams are hosting a delicious Pancake Dinner prepared by the Pancake King to support the Skyline Lacrosse Program. Don’t miss out! It is on March 17th, from 5:30-8:30 pm, in the Skyline HS Commons. Tickets are $6 each. Tickets can be purchased through the players. You can also purchase tickets by emailing Kathy Robenalt firstname.lastname@example.org or Audi Hahn email@example.com
Food Delivery for Students
Students are NOT allowed to have food delivered to Skyline. Deliveries will now be turned away whether or not the orders are prepaid. Students are encouraged to use the food services offered by Chartwells in the Student Commons.
Did you know you can access important Skyline announcements online? Find us on Facebook at Skyline High School, and on Twitter at SkylineHighA2. Both sites have the official Skyline school crest as the profile picture.