October 22, 2014  
                                                         Day 6



For the first themed day in the School Store!  The Life Skills students will be selling Apple Cider donuts from Linvilla Orchards. The donuts will be sold all day on Friday, October 24, for $1.00.

Attn any students selling Corbi’s:  All money and forms are due to your class sponsor by Friday the 24th.  No late forms will be accepted!


Ghosts, witches, and vampires, oh my!  If you are interested in paranormal activity, exorcisms, poltergeists, or any other hair-raising tales, come to the MIC to check out the display of scary books.


Committee/Club Meetings


There will be a very important National Art Honor Society meeting at 2:15 today, October 22nd!


There will be a Penn International Relations Conference (aka PIRC) meeting in Mr. McCormick’s room B-44 after school today, October 22, all are welcome.  If you cannot attend, please email or see Mr. McCormick or Mrs. Buckmaster.


Guidance Notes


Attn all Juniors:  You can now sign up for the College Road Trip on November 20th.  An e-mail went out to all juniors to the e-mail address they provided in Naviance with the sign-up information.  You will have until tomorrow, October 23rd to complete your selection of the school you’d like to visit.  If you don’t choose a school, then one will be selected for you.  You can also access Naviance from the Sun Valley webpage on the bottom left side under Site Shortcuts.  If you forgot your password, click on “Forgot my password” on the Naviance sign-in page.  If you have any difficulties logging in, please stop by Guidance.


For students in grades 10-12 that are interested in taking the ASVAB exam, please come down to Guidance to sign up.  The test will be administered on Monday, November 10, and there is no cost for the exam.  Sign-ups will close at the end of October.  Please see your Guidance Counselor if you have any questions.


Sun Valley is providing transportation for students and parents to the National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC) college fair on Sunday, October 26th.  There will be over 350 colleges from around the United States in attendance.  Buses will leave Sun Valley at 10:30 a.m. and return at approximately 3:00.  Stop by Guidance to sign up and grab a permission slip.


Licensed driver needed to take elementary student to Karate on Thursday from 6:30-7:30.  Pays $10.00.  Come to Guidance for more information.


A representative will be here from the Marines on Thursday at 10:00 a.m. to discuss potential careers.  He will be back again on Friday at 10:00 a.m. to discuss scholarship opportunities.

Sign up on Naviance for one or both sessions to hear what the Marines have to offer.


The following colleges are scheduled to visit Sun Valley.  Any senior or junior interested, please sign up on Naviance in advance:


Cabrini College                                   Wednesday, October 22                       9:00

George Mason University                   Wednesday, October 22                       1:00

The U.S. Marines – Careers               Thursday, October 23                         10:00

The U.S. Marines – Scholarships       Friday, October 24                              10:00



Winter Sports Physicals will be on Wednesday, November 5, at Sun Valley starting at 2:30.  Please contact the Athletic Office to schedule your appointment.  Physicals are $15.


Come out to Zac’s Hamburgers today, October 22, between 4:00 – 9:00 to support the Sun Valley Boys Basketball team.  Partial proceeds go to the team on all purchases.


Attn Wrestlers:  There will be open mats every Monday and Wednesday from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the wrestling room starting this week.


Tuesday, October 22


There are no sports scheduled for today.