Edsel Ford High School

Daily Bulletin: October 15, 2009

Students: If you had a semester GPA of 3.5 or above last school year and did not receive an invitation to the Undergrads breakfast please see Mrs. Wojo in the main office ASAP!


There will be a Spanish National Honor Society meeting today in Senora Chavez’s room, please bring your money for t-shirts, they are $15, your money for dues, $5 and be prepared to sign up to make chocolates, cookies, and teach children.


Join the Gay-Straight Alliance Club meeting today after school in Mrs. Reiter’s room C4. All are welcomed!


Picture re-takes are today from 9:30-1:30pm

We have scheduled the students that need ID pictures to be taken, but if you have ordered a picture packet and want a retake you must have your old packet, or order forms and money to get out of class to take your picture.


Attention seniors: The deadline for senior pictures for this year’s yearbook is this Friday, October 16th. If you had your senior pictures taken at a studio, just make sure that studio is planning on sending us a CD and that your picture will be included. If we don’t have a picture, your ID picture WILL be used!


Attention all students if you do NOT want your picture in this year’s yearbook, the form MUST be turned in to room E-12 by Friday, October 16th or your picture will be used. Forms can be picked up in room E-12 or the main office.


Students if your parents drop you off in the morning please note that parents are NOT allowed to drop students off on Rotunda Drive. Or make U turns on Rotunda. If they do they WILL be ticketed.


There will be a very brief but important boy’s basketball meeting for those who will be trying out this year today in the main gym. Any questions please see coach Baydoun in the counseling office.


There will be a German NHS meeting Monday October 19th after school in Herr Sedore’s room.


Juniors and Seniors: College reps coming to Edsel are:  U of M Dearborn on-site admissions today the 15th.  Next Week:  U of D Mercy Monday 3rd hour, Hope college Tuesday 2nd hour, Grand Valley State Wednesday 3rd hour, U of M Ann Arbor Thursday 5th hour. Please sign up for a blue slip in the counseling office prior to the day of the presentation.


Attention juniors, the PSAT test is this Saturday, October 17, 2009. The results will give you an indication on how you might do on the SAT, and what your strengths and weaknesses in your academics; if you chose to take the PSAT it is the qualifying test for the National Merit Scholarship. If interested please see Mr. Kiefer in the counseling office for more information by tomorrow.


Juniors: the Princeton review is coming to Dearborn high to help prepare you for the March ACT exam; they offer great tools for achieving a high score on the ACT.  While these courses are usually very expensive, they will be offered at a reduced rate of $349. Classes start December 10th, see Mr. Keifer for any questions


The Princeton review will also be coming to Edsel a offering a free practice ACT test on Wednesday November 11th from 2:30 to 6:30pm, and they will return on the 17th for scores and a strategy session, see Mr. Keifer to sign up.


Hey everyone remember yearbooks can now be purchased online at yearbooksforever.com. You can also purchase baby and buddy ads, as well as Edsel Ford gear at the same website. Don’t wait another day! Get it now!


Have you ever wished you could leave a reminder for someone forever? Do you have something to say that you want everyone to hear? Now’s your chance! For only five dollars you can buy a “shout out” which will go on one of the pages in this year’s yearbook. There are only 256 pages, so DON’T wait! As a reminder, the yearbook staff and advisor do have the right to refuse admissions or censor for appropriateness. See a yearbook staffer or Ms. Beck in E12 for a form today.


The pre-season wrestling work outs start today after school @ 3. They will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 3.


Today’s T-Bird sports are:

Boys V CC Week 4 @ Annapolis/Robichaud @ 4

Girls V CC Week 4 @ Annapolis/Robichaud @ 4

Boys freshman FB home against New Boston Huron @ 4

Girls V swimming home against Redford Union @ 6

Boys JV FB home against Robichaud @ 6:30


Today’s lunch is: Chicken patties, spicy chicken patties, white cake with chocolate pudding frosting.


Today’s random fact is that in Michigan it’s illegal to place a skunk inside your bosses desk, to chain your alligator to a fire hydrant. But it is legal for a robber to sue you if he/she gets hurt when breaking into your house.


Thanks for listening Edsel Ford and have a great day!