8th grade students that are interested in attending iLead Academy next year can still register for the iLead open house. iLead is our regional STEM academy located in Carroll County. Open house will be tonight and tomorrow night from 5:30-7:30 pm. Parents, if you would like you and your child to attend the open house and your child is not currently registered, please call Whitney Farmer at 255-5100 x 2004 today.
Juniors and Guardians of Juniors, The ACT Parental Consent Form is due tomorrow. If you do not have a form, please see Ms. Consley or Ms. Howerton. You may also send an email to Ms. Howerton stating that "I give my consent for my child to participate in the free Educational Opportunity Service and request the score reports to be sent to up to four colleges/universities". Please include the student and parent name on the email to firstname.lastname@example.org
There will be a Project Prom planning meeting on Monday, January 9. We will meet in the JR/SR High library at 6:00 pm. Anyone interested in helping but unable to attend is encouraged to contact Shawna Jent at 502-663-3254. Come help us make Project Prom 2023 a great experience for our students!
Anyone interested in taking the ACT on a National Test date, today is the last day to register. The test date is February 11th. Go to ACT.org to sign up.
Trimble County High School Blood Drive is December 9th from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Please use the link below to sign up for this great opportunity to donate blood during the time of year when the need is so high. You will also receive a $10.00 gift card to Amazon! https://forms.gle/kZWJiWhLoV9dUu9b9 https://www.redcross.org/content/dam/redcross/National/Give%20Something%20That%20Means%20Something.jpg.transform/1288/q70/feature/image.jpeg
Just a reminder that the JR/SR High will host Parent-Teacher conferences this Thursday, November 17 from 5-7 pm. We hope you are able to join us!
The JR/SR High School would like to invite all local veterans, active military personnel and their families to our 2022 Veteran's Day program. Please join us this Friday, November 11 at 1:30 pm. Refreshments will be served in the library with the program to follow in the gym. We appreciate your service and look forward to honoring you!
Parents/Students: Tomorrow is the deadline to register for the December 10th ACT. This is a national test date with multiple locations around our area. Please go to ACT.org to register! If you need assistance, see Ms. Howerton or contact her through email at email@example.com
Reminder to JR/SR High students: We will Trick or Treat at the end of the school day tomorrow. Be sure to bring a bag for your candy. Students may dress up. Costumes must meet dress code. For safety purposes, no masks or face paint/make-up that covers half the face or more. We must be able to identify everyone. HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!
Governor's School for Entrepreneurs application launches November 14th. GSE is a three week residential program at Northern Kentucky University during the summer. This program is for those 9th, 10th and 11th graders who have a desire in the areas of: engineering, tech gurus, hackers, public speakers, leaders, creative thinkers, scientists and more. If this may seem like something you are interested, there is a virtual learning event on October 19th from 4:30-5:30. There is not a school nomination for this program. Student would register online at kentuckygse.com/apply. If you would like more information, please contact Ms. Howerton at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Governor's School for the Arts application is open. GSA is a tuition-free residential summer program for passionate and talented young artists from across the Commonwealth. This application is for current high school sophomores and juniors. There is no school nomination process for GSA applicants; rather, students complete an online application for GSA that includes recommendation forms that can be completed by teachers and/or administrators. If you are interested, please visit www.kentuckygsa.org to learn more!
Parents and Students: If you missed the opportunity to take the PSAT, there is still time. The PSAT is a test that can qualify Juniors to enter the National Merit Scholarship Program and connect students to $300 million in college scholarships. We encourage underclass to take the PSAT so they can have a "practice" run and an opportunity to take part in a standardized timed test. This is a different kind of test that they are not accustomed to. There is a fee of $20.00. If you are interested in signing up, please contact Ms. Howerton at email@example.com no later than October 17th. The test will be held at TCJSH on October 25th.
ACT is tomorrow for the Seniors who signed up! Please charge your school issued Chromebook, bring a sealed water bottle or refillable container and your ACT approved calculator (one will be provided if you do not have one). Please get a good nights rest, eat breakfast and be in your testing room by 8:10 am. Please remember that all electronic devices such as phones and smart watches will need to be turned off and left in either your backpack or your locker. These items are not permitted in the testing room. Have a great night and see you tomorrow!
Attention Seniors and Senior Parents: This is a reminder that we will be hosting a FAFSA Night in the high school library on October 11th at 6pm. This will be a time for us to assist you in filling out this essential document for continuing education for your child. This does include any form of post-secondary education including standard undergraduate school, technical school, community college and even cosmetology school. We will have financial aid representatives on site to answer any questions and provide assistance. You will need to bring the following items with you: • Social Security Numbers • Student Driver's License (if applicable) • Bank Statements or Records of income • Federal Income Tax Returns/W-2s I hope you will take the time to come and see what help we can provide you with in regards to your child's continuing education #WeareTC
Seniors, This is a reminder that if you intend to take the ACT on October 12th at TCJSH and will not be 18 prior to October 12th, you will have to have a parent/guardian sign the ACT Parental Consent Form and return the form to Ms. Howerton by tomorrow, September 30th! There will be blank forms in the front office. Parents/Guardians may also email their consent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Juniors and Seniors: Any Junior or Senior taking a Dual Credit class at JCTC/UK/NKU/MSU or any other college course, tomorrow is the last day to make your selection to receive Dual Credit Scholarship and Work Ready Dual Credit Scholarship for the fall semester. This will pay up to two courses in each category. If you need assistance, please see Ms. Howerton!
Students, KONA ICE is coming tomorrow from 1:30-3:00. Prices start at $3.00 up to $6.00. There will also be other snacks and drinks available for $1.00. It will be a hot day for the Powder Puff games! Come enjoy an afternoon of fun.
Reminder to parents: Don't forget to join us for our JR/SR High PTO/Annual Title I meeting tonight. We will meet in the school library at 6:00 pm. We hope to see you there!
Parents: Join us Monday, September 19 for our PTO and annual Title I meeting. We will be in the JR/SR High Library at 6:00 pm. We would love to see you there!
Parents, I just want to take a moment and say "Thank You" for sending us such a wonderful group of young people. We have had a fantastic start to the 2023 school year! I'm sure there will be a few bumps in the road ahead, but we truly have a GREAT student body. I am so proud of and grateful for the amazing young men and women of Trimble County JR/SR High! Sincerely, Kerrie Stewart