Strive for a Safer Drive Campaign

Hello, the Link Crew is organizing the Strive for a Safer drive campaign again this year.  Students and teachers are invited to take part in 2 contests with cash prizes!!
 
#1 Video Contest:
  • should be 3-5 minutes long,
  • have at least 3 statistics on the dangers of distracted driving
  • Aim is to make an impactful PSA or short film that gets people to think about the dangers of drving distracted
  • Submit to Tara Haddad by Friday, April 13th
Prizes:  1st-$125, 2nd-$50, 3rd-$25 and video will be submitted to National competition
#2  Poster contest
Design a graphic that will be turned into a poster and tshirt
  • Graphic respresenting distracted driving
  • Stat on the dangers of distracted driving
  • Logo or catchy saying about dsitracted driving
  • Due to Tara Haddad by Friday, April 13th
Prizes: The winner will win $100.00 and have their design made into a tshirt and poster to be displayed all over the district!
Any questions can be directed to Mrs Haddad or senior Zach Darkowski.  We hope you get involved!

Summer Reading Teen Volunteers Needed!

Summer Reading Teen
Volunteers Needed!
(ages 13-17)
June 18-July 28; Apply by May 31

Would you like to make a difference in your community this summer? Apply to be a Summer
Reading Teen Volunteer! You’ll help with programs, prep craft materials, sort books, and other tasks. It’s a great way to earn volunteer hours, gain work experience, and have fun! Space is limited, so turn in
a Dearborn Public Library Volunteer application to any Dearborn Public Library location by
May 31st, 2018.

LIBRARIES ROCK!
SUMMER READING FOR TEENS
Dearborn Public Library
16301 Michigan Ave
Dearborn, Michigan 48126 | (313) 943-2330

dearbornlibrary.org/

March 27, 2018

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

Students are reminded that they have 5 minutes between classes to use the bathroom. No passes are issued for bathroom use. Also, there is no passing time/passes between 3rd hour and SSR. No passes are to be given during SSR. Students should not leave class during announcements or during reading time. Thank you.

Hello, the Link Crew is organizing the Strive for a Safer drive campaign again this year.  Students and teachers are invited to take part in 2 contests with cash prizes!!#1 Video Contest: should be 3-5 minutes long, have at least 3 statistics on the dangers of distracted drivingAim is to make an impactful PSA or short film that gets people to think about the dangers of drving distractedSubmit to Tara Haddad by Friday, April 13th-Prizes:  1st-$125, 2nd-$50, 3rd-$25 and video will be submitted to National competition #2  Poster contestDesign a graphic that will be turned into a poster and tshirt Graphic respresenting distracted driving Stat on the dangers of distracted drivingLogo or catchy saying about dsitracted driving Due to Tara Haddad by Friday, April 13th -Prizes: The winner will win $100.00 and have their design made into a tshirt and poster to be displayed all over the district! Any questions can be directed to Mrs Haddad or senior Zach Darkowski.  We hope you get involved!

The Michigan Community Service Commission is excited to launch the 2018 Michigan Youth Service Poster Contest!  This competition gives young artists the chance to gain state wide recognition for their talents, while also making an impact in their communities.  As the state’s lead agency on volunteerism, we believe that all Michigan residents can empower and strengthen their communities from an early age.  Participation is open to all youth enrolled in grades K-12.  Participants are required to construct an original design that reflects the theme of volunteer advocacy.  Global Youth Service Day is April 20, and will serve as the deadline for design submissions.  Winning posters will be unveiled at the Govenor’s Service Awards on June 5, 2018 in Lansing!  Contest guidelines on the Michigan Community Service Commission website.

Hey, Seniors… Get your class of 2018 t-shirts.  All shirts on sale during A and B lunch.  Last day to buy one is March 29th. 

Prom tickets on sale during A and B lunch.  $55 for a single ticket and $100 for a couples ticket.  Don’t miss out on this memorable moment!  Last day to buy is April 20th. Guest Pass applications available in the Student Office.

There will be an Edsel Ford Football meeting WEDNESDAY MARCH 28th AFTER SCHOOL in the CAFETERIA. All student-athletes interested in playing or managing should attend. We will be providing information regarding the spring & summer schedules.

Attention Students: The PTSA is accepting nominations for the Edsel Ford Staff Person of the Year award. Nominate a staff member that has inspired you. The deadline for nominations is Wednesday April 18th; forms can be picked up in the Main, Student, or Counseling Office.

Attention students….please turn in your Advanced Placement exam order form and payment to counseling center secretary Mr. Eldridge by Wednesday, March 28th.

Seniors, are you interested in some cash for college?

The D.E.F.F. 2018 Unity Scholarship for $600 is available.  The D.E.F.F. is a joint collaboration between the 3 high schools, Dearborn, Edsel Ford and Fordson. To be considered for this scholarship, the form must be submitted by April 17, 2018.  Please see your counselor for more information and an application. Good luck!

Seniors:  Applications for the Edsel Ford Booster Club Scholarship are available in the Counseling Office & Student Office, pick one up today, the deadline is April 20th.

PTSA Scholarship Applications are available to pick up in both the counseling office and the student office.  The deadline is April 11th.

With the institution of School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention (PBIS) Support, any infraction that occurs requiring an assigned out of school suspension is considered a major offense.  Any student that causes a major infraction resulting in an out of school suspension will not be allowed to participate or attend any school function.  It is our philosophy that school events are designed for students that have not broken the rules and are in good standing academically and behaviorally.  These events include all dances including prom, any celebration of achievement, and the senior barbeque.   If a student is out of school suspended they are not allowed on school grounds or at any before or after school sponsored event while on suspension this does include away sporting events.

2018 Michigan Youth Service Poster Contest

Dear Community Partner,

The Michigan Community Service Commission is excited to launch the 2018 Michigan Youth Service Poster Contest! This competition gives young artists the chance to gain statewide recognition for their talents, while also making an impact in their communities. As the state’s lead agency on volunteerism, we believe that all Michigan residents can empower and strengthen their communities from an early age.

Participation is open to all youth enrolled in grades K-12. Participants are required to construct an original design that reflects the theme of volunteer advocacy. Global Youth Service Day is April 20, and will serve as the deadline for design submissions. Winning posters will be unveiled  at the Governor’s Service Awards on June 5, 2018 in Lansing.

Please inform all students about this unique opportunity to serve through artistic expression.

The Michigan Youth for Service poster contest is a statewide competition designed to encourage service work among residents, nonprofit organizations and legislators and engage them in discussions about volunteerism. The Michigan Community Service Commission encourages young artists to create a poster that can be used to promote volunteerism.

Competition is open to all students grades K-12. Deadline for submissions is April 20.

Read the contest guidelines on the Michigan Community Service Commission website.

Michigan Youth for Service Poster Contest 2018

March 22, 2018

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

There will be an Edsel Ford Football meeting WEDNESDAY MARCH 28th AFTER SCHOOL in the CAFETERIA. All student-athletes interested in playing or managing should attend. We will be providing information regarding the spring & summer schedules.

Congratulations to the Edsel Ford Winter Percussion ensemble for scoring a 1 at the state competition this past Saturday! Jamel Baksh, Molly O’Brien, Chris Adams, Lorenzo Gonzales, Alex Peterson & Sam Yettaw. Division 1 & 2 Ratings, Jameel Baksh, Nora Heaton, Lily Kanclerz and Samantha Davies!

The Gender and Sexuality Awareness Group (formerly known as the Gay-Straight Alliance) will meet after school TODAY.  In today’s changing society of gay and straight, trans, gender fluid, non-binary, cis-gender and so many others, everyone has questions.  Come to discuss and see how to support everyone on their path to understanding how to express your own identity and accept those that are different from yourself.

ATTENTION READERS, BOOK CLUB IS READING FIREBUG BY LISH MCBRIDE AND MEETING APRIL 13TH IN E2 FOR TREATS AND TALK. SEE YA THERE!

Attention students….please turn in your Advanced Placement exam order form and payment to counseling center secretary Mr. Eldridge by Wednesday, March 28th.

Congratulations to your EFHS Business Professionals of America chapter members on their State Conference this weekend.  Riley Ketvirtis received a 4th place in the state for Economic Research Individual event AND Maya Moreau who placed 7th in her Prepared Speech in the state event in her event. 

Seniors, are you interested in some cash for college?

The D.E.F.F. 2018 Unity Scholarship for $600 is available.  The D.E.F.F. is a joint collaboration between the 3 high schools, Dearborn, Edsel Ford and Fordson. To be considered for this scholarship, the form must be submitted by April 17, 2018.  Please see your counselor for more information and an application. Good luck!

MARCH IS READING MONTH! 

What are you currently reading in SSR? How many pages are you reading a week?  Help your SSR class win a bagel and donut party to celebrate your success! Here’s how the competition works:

For the two week period of March 12-23rd, teachers will track how many pages are read by their SSR+ classes (in class only!) and complete a google doc form that will be sent on the 23rd.  Class size will be taken into consideration, and the class with the highest average will win!  

In addition, a second contest will take place in the library each week during the same time period: 

Match the book to the reader! Visit the library beginning next week and pick up a matching form that asks you to match the teacher to the book he/she is currently reading.  Submit your completed form to the box on the library counter.  There will be several prizes such as gift cards/food awards, and a winner will be drawn for each week. Best of luck, and enjoy your reading!

Attention Seniors:  Applications for the Edsel Ford Booster Club Scholarship are available in the Counseling Office & Student Office, pick one up today, the deadline is April 20th.

PTSA Scholarship Applications are available to pick up in both the counseling office and the student office.  The deadline is April 11th.

FREE SAT PRACTICE OPPORTUNITIES- -Saturday, March 24th – 11th graders – Khan Academy.  Sign up in the counseling office.  8:30am – 12:30pm. 

With the institution of School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention (PBIS) Support, any infraction that occurs requiring an assigned out of school suspension is considered a major offense.  Any student that causes a major infraction resulting in an out of school suspension will not be allowed to participate or attend any school function.  It is our philosophy that school events are designed for students that have not broken the rules and are in good standing academically and behaviorally.  These events include all dances including prom, any celebration of achievement, and the senior barbeque.   If a student is out of school suspended they are not allowed on school grounds or at any before or after school sponsored event while on suspension this does include away sporting events.

March 20, 2018

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

There will be an Edsel Ford Football meeting WEDNESDAY MARCH 28th AFTER SCHOOL in the CAFETERIA. All student-athletes interested in playing or managing should attend. We will be providing information regarding the spring & summer schedules.

Congratulations to the Edsel Ford Winter Percussion ensemble for scoring a 1 at the state competition this past Saturday! Jamel Baksh, Molly O’Brien, Chris Adams, Lorenzo Gonzales, Alex Peterson. Division 1 & 2 Ratings, Jameel Baksh, Nora Heaton, Lily Kanclerz and Samantha Davies!

The Gender and Sexuality Awareness Group (formerly known as the Gay-Straight Alliance) will meet after school on Thursday 22 March 2018.  In today’s changing society of gay and straight, trans, gender fluid, non-binary, cis-gender and so many others, everyone has questions.  Come to discuss and see how to support everyone on their path to understanding how to express your own identity and accept those that are different from yourself.

ATTENTION READERS, BOOK CLUB IS READING FIREBUG BY LISH MCBRIDE AND MEETING APRIL 13TH IN E2 FOR TREATS AND TALK. SEE YA THERE!

Attention students….please turn in your Advanced Placement exam order form and payment to counseling center secretary Mr. Eldridge by Wednesday, March 28th.

Congratulations to your EFHS Business Professionals of America chapter members on their State Conference this weekend.  Riley Ketvirtis received a 4th place in the state for Economic Research Individual event AND Maya Moreau who placed 7th in her Prepared Speech in the state event in her event. 

Seniors, are you interested in some cash for college?

The D.E.F.F. 2018 Unity Scholarship for $600 is available.  The D.E.F.F. is a joint collaboration between the 3 high schools, Dearborn, Edsel Ford and Fordson. To be considered for this scholarship, the form must be submitted by April 17, 2018.  Please see your counselor for more information and an application. Good luck!

Attention students, the Michael Berry Center will be  open to students and parents for tours during high school parent conferences from 4PM to 7PM on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018.  The Michael Berry Center has programs in:  Culinary Arts, Design Technology and Computers, Health Sciences, and Business- Accounting, Marketing, Management, and Technology.

MARCH IS READING MONTH! 

What are you currently reading in SSR? How many pages are you reading a week?  Help your SSR class win a bagel and donut party to celebrate your success! Here’s how the competition works:

For the two week period of March 12-23rd, teachers will track how many pages are read by their SSR+ classes (in class only!) and complete a google doc form that will be sent on the 23rd.  Class size will be taken into consideration, and the class with the highest average will win!  

In addition, a second contest will take place in the library each week during the same time period: 

Match the book to the reader! Visit the library beginning next week and pick up a matching form that asks you to match the teacher to the book he/she is currently reading.  Submit your completed form to the box on the library counter.  There will be several prizes such as gift cards/food awards, and a winner will be drawn for each week. Best of luck, and enjoy your reading!

Attention Seniors:  Applications for the Edsel Ford Booster Club Scholarship are available in the Counseling Office & Student Office, pick one up today, the deadline is April 20th.

PTSA Scholarship Applications are available to pick up in both the counseling office and the student office.  The deadline is April 11th.

FREE SAT PRACTICE OPPORTUNITIES- Wednesday, March 21st – Results of Practice test that was given on the 17th 6PM – 7PM in the Media Center-Saturday, March 24th – 11th graders – Khan Academy.  Sign up in the counseling office.  8:30am – 12:30pm. 

With the institution of School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention (PBIS) Support, any infraction that occurs requiring an assigned out of school suspension is considered a major offense.  Any student that causes a major infraction resulting in an out of school suspension will not be allowed to participate or attend any school function.  It is our philosophy that school events are designed for students that have not broken the rules and are in good standing academically and behaviorally.  These events include all dances including prom, any celebration of achievement, and the senior barbeque.   If a student is out of school suspended they are not allowed on school grounds or at any before or after school sponsored event while on suspension this does include away sporting events.

Teacher Luncheon for Conferences

Hello all,

Edsel PTSA is again hosting a dinner for teachers on parent-teacher conference night March 21.  Teachers truly appreciate this support on what is a very long day for them as they work to stay in touch with families.

If you are able to contribute, please sign up at:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e4eaaaf2ea5f85-edsel

Thank you!

Sincerely, 

Katie Hetrick
PTSA Treasurer

March 16, 2018

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

Seniors, are you interested in some cash for college?

The D.E.F.F. 2018 Unity Scholarship for $600 is available.  The D.E.F.F. is a joint collaboration between the 3 high schools, Dearborn, Edsel Ford and Fordson. To be considered for this scholarship, the form must be submitted by April 17, 2018.  Please see your counselor for more information and an application. Good luck!

Sophomore, Junior & Senior student-athletes please stop Coach Macpherson’s room, A-204B or Coach Tyler’s room, C-3, and take a look at the lists posted outside their doors. If your name is on the list, please obtain a permission slip for the March is Reading Month Activity.

Attention students, the Michael Berry Center will be  open to students and parents for tours during high school parent conferences from 4PM to 7PM on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018.  The Michael Berry Center has programs in:  Culinary Arts, Design Technology and Computers, Health Sciences, and Business- Accounting, Marketing, Management, and Technology.

Reminder:
All students must have their Edsel Ford High School ID with them during state wide testing.  If have lost or misplaced it, please see Mrs. Strong in the Attendance Office during lunch or after school.  The replacement cost of the ID is $5.

Attention students who are part of the AAYSP Mentoring Program:

The Wayne State University field trip permission forms are due to the counseling office by Friday, March 16th. If you hadn’t attended the meeting last Thursday, please visit the counseling office ASAP to get one.

EFHS ROBOTICS – TODAY, MARCH 16TH IS THE LAST DAY TO buy a T.SHIRT- get a raffle ticket to WIN a MINI DRONE- shirts are $12.00 a & b lunch or after school see Ms.Salsberry 

This week there is a scavenger hunt contest to match the SSR teacher and the book they are currently reading.  There are prizes!   Get a form in the media center and return it NO LATER than TODAY, Friday March 16th.  Good luck and happy hunting!

MARCH IS READING MONTH! 

What are you currently reading in SSR? How many pages are you reading a week?  Help your SSR class win a bagel and donut party to celebrate your success! Here’s how the competition works:

For the two week period of March 12-23rd, teachers will track how many pages are read by their SSR+ classes (in class only!) and complete a google doc form that will be sent on the 23rd.  Class size will be taken into consideration, and the class with the highest average will win!  

In addition, a second contest will take place in the library each week during the same time period: 

Match the book to the reader! Visit the library beginning next week and pick up a matching form that asks you to match the teacher to the book he/she is currently reading.  Submit your completed form to the box on the library counter.  There will be several prizes such as gift cards/food awards, and a winner will be drawn for each week. Best of luck, and enjoy your reading!

Attention Seniors:  Applications for the Edsel Ford Booster Club Scholarship are available in the Counseling Office & Student Office, pick one up today, the deadline is April 20th.

PTSA Scholarship Applications are available to pick up in both the counseling office and the student office.  The deadline is April 11th.

The EFHS Musicians are hosting the second annual Spaghetti Dinner on Thursday, March 22. There will be outstanding performances by the band, orchestra, choir, and jazz band! Tickets are $10 or $5 for children 10 years and younger.Please see any band, orchestra or choir student to purchase.Thank you!

 Neon Night will be held on March 23 @ 7:00 pm. Tickets will go on sale starting Monday, March 5th. TICKETS ARE $20.00. There will be no guest passes.

Do you want to earn $500 this summer for painting a mural with fellow Dearborn Students? Seniors and Juniors can apply to join the POP Design Team. Please see Ms. Patroniti or Ms. Daly in the Art Hall for an application. Applications are due March 16th. 

Time To Nominate Your Favorite Teacher!

It’s time for students to nominate their favorite Dearborn Public Schools teacher for the 2018 Alberta Muirhead Teacher of the Year Students’ Choice Award, sponsored by the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce, and presented by LaFontaine Automotive Group. The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 16, 2018 at 5:00 pm.An on-line nomination form can be found directly at: https://goo.gl/nuCtnN Printed nomination forms are also available and may be picked up at any Dearborn public school and the District’s Administration Office.

FREE SAT PRACTICE OPPORTUNITIES-Saturday, March 17th – 11th graders – Paper/Pencil – 8:30 a.m.  – 12:30 p.m.  Sign up in counseling office.-Wednesday, March 21st – Results of Practice test that was given on the 17th 6PM – 7PM in the Media Center-Saturday, March 24th – 11th graders – Khan Academy.  Sign up in the counseling office.  8:30am – 12:30pm. 


With the institution of School Wide Positive Behavior Intervention (PBIS) Support, any infraction that occurs requiring an assigned out of school suspension is considered a major offense.  Any student that causes a major infraction resulting in an out of school suspension will not be allowed to participate or attend any school function.  It is our philosophy that school events are designed for students that have not broken the rules and are in good standing academically and behaviorally.  These events include all dances including prom, any celebration of achievement, and the senior barbeque.   If a student is out of school suspended they are not allowed on school grounds or at any before or after school sponsored event while on suspension this does include away sporting events.