Wednesday October 17, 2018
Lunch Menu: Jamaican Beef Patty or Filet of Fish Sandwich, Cole Slaw, Vegetarian Beans, Craisins
College Representatives will be visiting Conard nearly every day this month. See Conard’s home page for the calendar or visit the Career Center. Seniors – check your email! Step by step instructions on how to sign up on Naviance have been sent from Ms. Barry. Please see her if you have any questions.
College Rep Visits for Thursday October 18th
Per 2 – Lafayette College
Per 3 - Hobart and William Smith College
Per 5 – Ursinus College
Per 8 – Monroe College – New Rochelle
The Student Council is having a toy drive for the kids at the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center from now until the end of October. We will be collecting toys in the library. In addition, please make sure that the toys are appropriate for the kids.
Do you like working with kids? Do you like computer science? Come see what Bits and Bytes is all about at our first meeting: Friday October 19th. Go to room 167 or see Mrs. Corricelli for more information.
Student Council proudly presents: Homecoming 2018! This year’s Homecoming Dance will be Saturday November 17th, THAT’S RIGHT….THE NIGHT OF THE CONARD/HALL GAME! Homecoming will be at Town Hall from 7-10pm, doors close at 7:45 with no re-entry allowed. TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE! You can purchase tickets during lunch or from Ms. Casey in the library. Tickets are $25 each, non-refundable and for Conard students only. We have a limited number of tickets, so don’t wait!
The Rhode Island School of Design is coming next Friday October 19th 3rd period in room 169 for art students.
Don’t miss the Drama production of The Crucible opening this week in the Black Box Theatre. There’s a free show this afternoon for students starting at 2pm, and then more shows Tonight, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights at 7:00. Tickets are just $5 for students and $10 for adults. Don’t miss your chance to catch this modern twist of timely story. Get your tickets at the door or stop by the black box to make a reservation.
Calling all Madden Players. There is still spots available for the first ever Madden Tournament sponsored by Microsoft Store of Westfarms tomorrow at 2:25pm in the cafeteria. If interested in playing, please check your email for further details and fill out the Pre-Registration Form. You may also access the form QR code posted around the school. By filling this form out, you will reserve a spot in the tournament. Walk ins welcome if extra spots are available but not guaranteed. Any questions? Please email Mr. Fortuna.
Are you interested in gender equality and women empowerment? Please join the Feminist Coalition after school on Tomorrow, October 18th in room 173. Please see Ms. Beattie-DeWitt if you have any questions.
Attention All Conard Students! The Jewish Student Union has its first meeting of the year next week, Thursday, October 25th in room 160! The mission of the Jewish Student Union is to help teens explore and celebrate the rich cultural heritage of the Jewish people, as well as getting Jewish public school kids to do something Jewish! REMEMBER YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE JEWISH TO COME! See you there!
Due to the College Fair tonight there will be no Homework Center in the Library today.
OUTDOOR CLUB- There is a mandatory meeting for the Outdoor Club on Thursday October 18th at 2:30pm in room 124. If you are participating in the fishing trip you must attend!