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Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Thomas A. Edison

ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY – September 9, 1776, the Continental Congress formally declares the name of the new nation to be the “United States” of America. This replaced the term “United Colonies,” which had been in general use.

Yearbooks – Students who did not pick up their yearbooks at the end of last year can get them from Mary Burns in room 407.

From the Guidance Office:

All students are invited to participate in the Virtual Kent ISD Health Careers Immersion Program for Fall 2020, please complete the following steps: Complete the Virtual Immersion Application no later than September 10, 2020. AND reserve Tuesdays/Thursdays, September 15 – October 29, from 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM on your calendar

10th/11th/12th grades only- College admission reps are hosting virtual information sessions during B/C lunch and/or Flex times starting this Thursday, Sept 10 .  Sign up or find the link in your SCOIR account.  This is an easy way to learn about a lot of colleges this fall.  Build your college network NOW!  Need help accessing your SCOIR account? Email your counselor or stop by the Guidance Office.

Lunch for Thursday:  Rotini & meat sauce, side salad, apple sauce, breadstick & milk
PRAYER – A DOMINICAN BLESSING FOR YOU –   May God the Preacher bless you, entrusting you with the Word that gives life and hope to a thirsty world. May your life bear witness to this Word in you and may your proclamation of this Word echo in the hearts of all those with whom you live and work. May even the stranger know the passion of your commitment. May God the Preacher be with you. –Maxine Shonk, OP

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