School Announcements

 We've been asked about the work going on near the Lanker house/property. This work is being done beyond the border of the school owned, previously Lanker, property.  The work is NOT being done by the school. Thanks to those who have asked and for giving us the opportunity to share correct information. Please feel free to share via social media, verbally, etc.  And, as always, give us a call if you have any questions. If you are wondering, it is very likely others are, too! 

The school is collecting gently used coats for the "Coats for Christmas" project.  Coat donations accepted until December 5th, and you can bring them with you during conferences next week or any day we are open before the deadline.  Distribution of coats for those in need will be Saturday, December 13, from 9-3, and Sunday, December 14 from 1-3 at Glenwood Middle School in Findlay. 

The Sophomore Class of 2017 are currently selling Subway Punch cards for $10.  It is a Buy one 6" sub and a 21 oz. drink, get a 6" sub of equal or lessor value for FREE!  There are 20 punches for 20 free subs!  These would make great Christmas gifts for the entire family.  Good at Subway inside the Great Scot in McComb and the Subway at the Pilot at I-75/SR 613. See any sophomore or call/stop by the school to purchase yours TODAY!


High School football  banquet will be this Sunday, November 23rd in the high school cafeteria. It will start at 5:30pm. If all players could bring one hot and one cold dish it would be appreciated. Hope to see all of you there.


High School girls volleyball  players need to get their jerseys into Mr Woolf by this Friday, Nov 21st. If he does not receive them by then you will be charged for them.


Attention Seniors:
The scholarship list has been recently updated. The scholarship list is posted on the website. On the counseling page, click on Academic Resources. Copies of the scholarship list can also be found outside Mrs. Day’s office.

Robotics Popcorn
Robotics popcorn orders and money are due to Mrs. Hassan by Friday, November 21st.

T-Shirt Raffle
Tickets are now on sale for the college t-shirt raffle.  They are 1 for $1 or 8 for $5.  The tickets will be on sale until November 21st and the raffle will be the 1st week in December.  All sales help the junior class in putting on a great prom.  

If you have money from the Subway cards, please get that turned in ASAP.  We need to get the bill paid.  Continue selling during Thanksgiving break by asking relatives to buy a card when you see them.  Remember, it makes a great Christmas gift too!

Musical Auditions
All students in grades 9-12 are invited to audition for this year's musical.  8th grade students may audition to be part of the chorus.  For the audition, students should prepare a piece of music of their choice to sing.  Any student who needs help selecting an audition piece may see Mrs. McConnell after school.  Auditions will be held on Thursday, November 20th from 7:00-8:30 p.m.  Callbacks will be on Friday, November 21st from 3:00-4:00 p.m.

College Visits            
Representatives from the following universities will be visiting McComb High School during homeroom. Any interested student should sign up outside Mrs. Day’s office.


Quiz Bowl 
On Friday during 6B, those students who attended the Quiz Bowl meeting on Wednesday should report to the library to take a Quiz Bowl Tryout Test.  The top scorers on the tryout test will be on the Quiz Bowl Team.  Please see Mrs. Simons if you have any questions. 

JH Girls basketball will be having practice this Friday Nov 21st from 4-5:30pm.

First Positive Panther Trip
The First Positive Panther Trip will be to the Bluffton Movie Theater on Wed. December 3rd in the afternoon to see Big Hero 6.  A list of who is going will be posted in the hallway before you leave for Thanksgiving Break.  Please remember that all fines and fees must be paid and you may not have any disciplinary actions to qualify for this trip.  If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Kern.                                         

Homework Help
Don't forget - There is homework help on Monday and Wednesday after school till 3:45 in Mrs. Orr's room.  Please plan on staying if you need the help . 

JH Football and JH cheerleading party will be next Friday Nov 21st after school from 3-4pm in the cafeteria. JH Football jersey turn in will also be this day. Please remember to bring both your white and black jerseys.