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Daily News


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Check out the Counseling & Guidance webpage to get information on available scholarships.

 

Students: Please encourage your parents to participate in the Parent Engagement Survey. It will take about 5 minutes and will be used to develop our School Improvement Plan. 

English - https://forms.gle/nNZthu5cHMQXbPZC9

Spanish - https://forms.gle/1p3m2w7ceskH6it4A

 

Fri, April 30th - Georgia Museum of Agriculture Youth Volunteer Program - ages 14-18 - for students interested in agriculture, education, or history - assist with summer camps and education programs - earn volunteer hours - apply online at gma.abac.edu/support by Friday, April 30 @ 5:00 PM. 

Fri, April 30th - Support our “Make a Change” Coin War for Child Abuse Prevention Month - Give your change to one of your teachers!! A big shout out to the 300 hallway who is currently in the lead with $142.21. Mr. Bentley's class is in the lead with $23.95 donated so far. In the first two days of the month, we were able to raise $287 of our $1,000 goal.

Mon & Tues, May 10th - 11th - Senior Letter Pickup in the Commons - All 4 lunches
*Online Google and all-day Dual Enrollment seniors will need to contact Mrs. Garrick dgarrick@tiftschools.com about alternate pickup options.

 

We are always looking for dynamic and energetic talent at Waffle House as way to promote our brand in the Greater Tift County Area.  We currently have 4 restaurants in the county and also coordinate for locations in Ashburn and Adel. Students represent a vital part of our success in the past and continue to provide valuable resources that sometimes blossom into career opportunities for those individuals.

A typical student can expect a host of benefits such as:

-Full time and part time hours based on needs and availability
-Extensive training tailored to the individual
-Professional mentoring tailored to the success of the individual
-Numerous diverse positions available
-Hourly rates up to $14.90 per hour in some cases
-Paid time off for all associates
-Discounted meal options
-Valuable work experience that translates into real world work experience for the future
-Weekly pay with direct deposit available
All applicants must complete an application for employment at the following address:

wafflehouse.com/careers

 



Club News:



Thurs - Sun, April 29 - May 2 - TCHS Blue Devil Players present Mary Poppins - the Broadway Musical. April 29 - May 1 @ 6PM and May 2 @ 3 PM in the TCHS Performing Arts Center - Limited Seating available - Email RSVP required to the following:

tchs_drama@tiftschools.com

Tickets go on sale March 29th.

 

Tues, May 11th -  HOSA Awards and Recognition Tuesday, May 11, 2021 from 330-430 in the Healthcare Lab - End of Year celebration, SLC Awards with TCHS and ESMS competitors, Membership recruitment for rising ESMS & NEMS 8th graders, Recognition for Mrs. Blalock's retirement


Interested in Volunteer Hours - Society of St. Andrew is looking for volunteers to help with gleaning this year. There is no set date because they go when farmers give them the green light. If you have students who are willing to help, have them contact Mr. Williams. He said that he would text/call whenever he gets the green light from farmers.This goes on throughout the summer. 



Sports News:


Congratulations to Lily Bruce and Hayden Taylor for scoring high enough during the season to make it to State Prelims and then scoring high enough at Prelims to compete at the State Finals. Hayden ended up placing 3rd on bars in the State Gymnastics competition that was held this past Saturday. She competed against 65 girls from across the state.


Wednesday, April 28th:

Fall Sports Physicals @ TCHS Field House - 7:30-9:30am, 3:30-5:30pm

Track (HS) Region Meet @ Lowndes - 9:00am


Thursday, April 29th:

Baseball (V) Round 1 Playoff vs. Brookwood @ Home - 4:30/7:00pm


Friday, April 30th:

Baseball (V) Round 1 Playoff vs. Brookwood @ Home - 4:30pm (If needed)


Saturday, May 1st:

Fishing @ Lake Lanier



Mon - Wed, May 3rd - 5th - Volleyball Tryouts in the main gym 3:30 - 5:oo PM. See Coach Dawson for details.


Mon - Fri, May 10 - 14th - Blue Devil Softball Tryouts

- Rising 8th Graders - 12th Graders

- May 10-14, 2021 - 4:00 pm Start - Lady Devil Diamond

- Must have personal equipment including cleats AND tennis shoes

- Must have an up to date physical in order to participate

- For any questions, please contact Coach Barber

 

Mon - Wed, May 17 - 19 - Tift County Competition Cheer Tryouts 4PM - 5:30 PM at ESMS Gym (Cheer room) - go to your school’s FB page to scan QR code for application or email Coach Overstreet at hoverstreet@tiftschools.com - Deadline if Wednesday, May 12th.



Tues, May 25th - JV and Varsity Sideline & JV and Varsity Basketball Cheer Tryouts

@ 9:00 am - Girls interested in trying out should email Coach Gunn (jennifer.gunn@tiftschools.com). Information about tryouts and preparation materials will be posted in a Google Classroom.