High School's 118 SIBS and 196 members of the Spanish National Honor Society put together a wildly successful campaign for the Mason Food Pantry that resulted in Mason families raising over $17,200 for this year's food drive. This money collected will become $172,000 in wholesale-bought food for the people in our community. The student co-chairs were Jordyn Mitchell and Charlie Mackenzie from SIBS, and Lauren Thomas from SNHS.
This December Mason High School's Student Government will be hosting their annual community babysitting on the first two saturdays of December. The program will be run at Western Row Elementary School on December 5th and 12th from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM. This will give parents time to go holiday shopping while their children are enjoying games, crafts, athletics, and movies.
Do you need help creating a winning resume? Join us in the Kiva on Wednesday, November 18 from 11:30-12:30 (b and c lunch) for our next M-Power Hour Lunch and Learn. Please check with your 5th bell teacher before registering. You may follow the link below to register. ***You must use your Mason gmail account to access the registration (this is the one that is lastname, first initial and masonohioschools.com). Registration will close on Tuesday, November 17 at 7 a.m. and is limited to 100 students. http://bit.ly/Nov18MPowerHour
On Wednesday, December 2 from 9am to 4pm, Mason Community Center is hosting the Shop Local Features of Mason area merchants and home sales representatives. Purchase now or place your order for the holidays.
Everyone is invited! Ask for a tour of the Community Center after you shop if you want to learn more about a CC membership after shopping local merchandise.
On December 11th Mason High School will be hosting a military fair for all 10th, 11th, and 12th graders. This meeting is for students and parents and is being provided for any students interested in a military career. At the fair all branches of the military will be represented including the ROTC. The meeting will be held from 8:00 to 10:00 in the Mason High School Kiva. If you are interested in attending see your academic advisor for more details.
Color for a cure 5k
This 5K Run is for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The event will take place on November 21, 2015, starting at 10am with check in at 9am, located at the MHS Small Commons. The cost is $20/person for individuals and $15/person for groups of 4-10. If you have any questions about this, visit their website http://colorforacure5k.wix.com/nhsp4p for more information.
Mason Schools Foundation 2015 Gala
Calling all adults!
Whether you remembered or not, it’s that time of year again to have an extra hour of sleep. Due to Daylight Savings Time, on November 1, all clocks will turn back 1 hour.
Congratulations to Mason High School seniors Alejandro Rivera, Sarah Senne and George Valcarcel, who were selected asNational Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars. This year, the program recognized only 5,000 outstanding Hispanic/Latino students nationwide. Qualifications for recognition were based on critical reading, mathematics and writing scores on the 2014 PSAT and a minimum GPA of 3.0. In addition, recipients of this honor must be Hispanic or Latino in origin.
The Young Women’s Club is honoring Mason Alum Liz Lothrop by selling bracelets to raise money for the Love for Liz GoFundMeCampaign. In 2008, Liz was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Eventually, after all the hard battles that she went through, she entered remission in 2011. Earlier this summer Liz was diagnosed with cancer again and continues to fight while attending Duke University. If you want to donate to Liz, go to the Love for Liz GoFundMe page and donate.