Please make sure to sign up for your College & Career Readiness Plan meeting with your student and counselor HERE.
A new scholarship worth $500 is available for 8th grade students through StepUp Utah. Please visit our scholarships page HERE. The deadline is April 17, 2018.
The end of Quarter 3 will be Wednesday, March 28. Please make sure all work is completed and submitted by your teachers' deadlines. Remember that if you are in 8th grade and are looking to participate in certain clubs and athletic teams, those advisors and coaches will be looking at your 3rd and 4th quarter grades! Let's finish junior high strong!
Parent Teacher Conference will be TONIGHT and TOMORROW evening, 4:00-7:00 p.m. Counselors will be down by the gym to pass out your progress reports. Please plan on signing up for a time to meet with your counselor regarding your student's College & Career Readiness Plan (CCRP).
You may also schedule it from here:
Attention students and parents--the following activity is open to current 9-12 grade female students, so current Kennedy students are not eligible at this time, but if you know of anyone else who would be interested, or you would like to keep this on your radar for next year, take note!!
On behalf of the Utah State University Society of Women Engineers, female students (grades 9-12) interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are invited to join Utah State University for Engineering Extravaganza on March 23-24, 2018.
Explore engineering by performing experiments, hearing from women currently in industry, talking to professors, attending discipline specific workshops and meeting current students. Visit the USU Observatory and learn about electric art before diving into programming, DNA, structures, and so much more!
Registration is $20.00 and includes food and lodging at the Utah State University Logan Campus. Registration will be capped at 65 students, opens mid February and closes March 11th. Informational flyer and FAQs are attached below.
It is that time of year again!!! Click the image above to be taken to our Course Selection Page.
8th Graders -- If you did not attend Hunter High's 9th Grade Registration Night on the 18th, come get your card in the Counseling Center. Even if you plan on special permitting to another school, until you have received notification that your permit has been accepted, YOU MUST REGISTER AT YOUR HOME HIGH SCHOOL. If you do not, your high school classes will be chosen for you and you may not like the results. That goes for Granger and Kearns students as well. DO NOT ASSUME YOUR PERMIT WILL BE ACCEPTED. High schools are very full right now, and their special permits are limited. Hunter High Counselors will be outside US History classrooms on January 25th to collect your cards and answer any last minute questions. Granger High's Freshman Faire will be Tuesday, January 30th at 6:00 pm.
7th Graders -- Make sure you come to the Crusader Showcase on JANUARY 24th at 6:00 pm. You are welcome to fill out and turn in your class selection card at that time. We will be coming into your College and Career Awareness Classes to fill out and collect any missing class selection cards for 8th grade during the week of February 5-9. Please bring your card filled out to class, otherwise, we will pick classes then and there. If you are not present, we will select your classes without your input and you may not like the results. Please be ACCOUNTABLE this week in picking your classes and coming prepared.
Incoming 6th Graders -- Make sure you come to the Crusader Showcase on JANUARY 24th at 6:00 pm. You are welcome to fill out and turn in your class selection card at that time. Counselors will be visiting your elementary schools the following week of January 29-February 2. See the Calendar for the specific date we will be visiting your elementary school. Please bring your class selection card filled out. We will be coming to collect any cards that were not turned in during the Showcase and to help you fill out your cards if you are not able to attend the Showcase. Any cards we do not receive during that time, we will choose your schedules for you and you may not like the results. Parents, please help our new Crusaders practice being Respectful, Accountable, and Connected by helping them be prepared for class selection.
Welcome back, Crusaders!
Hope you are ending Term 2 strong today! Enjoy your 3-day weekend and set some goals for yourself as far as school goes. We start with a fresh slate on Tuesday, Jan 16. Please report to last semester's 1st period class to pick up your new schedule that morning. As always, afterschool program is a resource for students to have extra homework time and receive help from tutors.
There are TONS of things going on this month, especially for Class Selection for next year. This includes 8th graders who will be heading to high school, returning 7th graders, and our new incoming students from 6th grade. There are too many events to list here, so please head to our CALENDAR so that you can check on all of our important dates that pertain to you.
The most important date for Kennedy class selection will be January 24th @ 6:00-7:30 p.m. Please come to Kennedy's Crusader Showcase, where counselors will be explaining the class selection process for next year. We will be in the Media Center for three separate sessions.