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SIGNATURE SCHOOL DAILY BULLETIN

 

Azzip Pizza Fundraiser Do you love pizza? Do you need an excuse to dine-out or grab lunch or dinner to go? Stop by Azzip Pizza and help the PTSA earn money. It’s that easy! Just have the code scanned (on the school news page) and Azzip will donate 5% of what you spend to the PTSA. Every dollar spent also gets the PTSA an entry for a chance to win the $10,000 Pot of Dough grand prize! It’s a win-win! This is an ongoing fundraiser at all Azzip locations through the end of November. So get your pizza fix AND support the PTSA!


 

PSAT Dates The PSAT for Sophomores and Juniors will be administered on Oct. 14, which is the 1st day back from Fall Break. Please make sure you don't schedule any appointments that day. Just a reminder that this is the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Exam for Juniors. More details will come soon.


 

IUHPFL Are you a sophomore, junior or senior in a World Language level 3 or higher? Do you want to spend five or six weeks of summer 2021 in Austria, France, Chile, Mexico or Spain? The Indiana University Honors Program in Foreign Languages invites you to apply to this prestigious program in September! Ask your language teacher. If you want to have more information come to see Profe Boyle in room 310 before or after school.


 

Community Service Opportunity Are you needing community service? There are plenty of opportunities at the Tri-State Food Bank, Recycling, and Newburgh Ghost Walks. Check out the bulletin board outside room 314 today.


 

Pride Club The Signature School Pride Alliance Club will be having its first meeting of the school year. Our first meeting will be for returning sophomores, juniors, and seniors next Tuesday, Sept. 29th. We will meet in Mr. Chrockrem's room, room 206, at lunch. Please bring your lunch prepared so we can move forward with electing officers and discussing potential plans for the year. Our meetings will be on "A" day Tuesdays at lunch. Freshmen, stay tuned!


 

Tennis Meeting Tennis meetings will be starting this Friday beginning at 3:45 and ending at 4:45 at the Wesselman's Park tennis courts. Racquets will be provided if needed and the admission fee will be $3. This is not a school sponsored event so Signature School staff will not be present. Contact juniors Nichole Henning and Prachi Patel for more information.


 

Student Council There will be a Student Council meeting this Friday at lunch on the 5th floor of the Victory for sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Please contact Eilidh Macleod if you have any questions.


 

Spanish Club ATTENTION SPANISH CLUB MEMBERS! Please check Schoology for an important message related to ELECTIONS! You need to log in to CLUB DE ESPAÑOL in order to read the message. If you are not on the members list, talk to your Spanish teacher by Friday. We will have elections on Tuesday during lunch time at the Grassy Knoll.


 

History Club Do you find the past exciting? Are you interested in learning about historical figures? Do you think the cultural phenomenons of today are fascinating? If any of these things apply to you, check out History Club! The first meeting will be in Mr. Robinson’s room (room 302) during lunch Wednesday, the 30th. Ask sophomores Abby Greenwell and Jonica Wooton for more information.


 

Juniors-reminder Juniors, you must bring your lunch to school this coming Monday since you will not have time to go buy lunch before we set off for the plot of land.


 

Virtual College Visits Attention juniors and seniors: A representative from the University of Notre Dame will be here – virtually – during lunch today. You should have received a Zoom link with instructions to join via email from Mrs. Cirino. Seniors also have the option of attending an in-person broadcast of the virtual visit in room 303. Please sign up on the JotForm to attend. Next week’s schedule includes Brescia University on Monday, University of Louisville on Wednesday, and Washington University in St. Louis on Friday. Please visit the College Corner on our website for a full list of virtual college visits. Please see Mrs. Cirino with any questions.


 

Conservation Club-Last Year If you were member of Conservation Club last year who had ordered a shirt, and still haven’t received your shirt, please stop by Mrs. Ahmed’s room after school between Monday-Wednesday next week. Online members may contact Mrs. Ahmed through email.


 

Good Luck! Good Luck to Lilly I. as she travels to Washington tomorrow morning to play in the Girls Regional Golf Tournament!


 

Conservation Club Are you interested in helping the environment and the community? Then you should join Conservation Club! Conservation Club is a community where we take initiative to make a conscious effort in bettering the Signature Community. A signup has been placed outside of Mrs. Ahmed’s room, room 502. Please let us know you are interested so we can add you to our Schoology group!

In the News

4/21/20 US News & World Report, 'U.S. News Releases 2020 Best High Schools Rankings' 

8/29/19 Business Insider, 'Here are the 15 public high schools in America with the best teachers' 

6/7/19 The Washington Post, 'Signature School leaves a mark on its city and students. What does it teach the nation?' 

4/30/19 US News & World Report, 'U.S. News Releases 2019 Best High Schools Rankings' 

4/30/19 "Jay Matthews Challenge Index," 'Jay Matthews Challenge Index High School Rankings 2019' 

4/30/19 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature School ranked U.S. top 10 high school, #3 best charter school' 

11/13/18 WFIE NBC News, '$2 million Signature School Expansion Approved' 

5/9/18 WFIE NBC News, 'Signature School named one of country's top high schools' 

5/8/18 US News & World Report, 'See the 2018 Best Public High Schools' 

2/23/18 Evansville Courier & Press, 'IDOE names 2016-17 Four Star Schools: Did your child's school make the list?' 

12/13/17 WEHT ABC News, 'Local Lifestyles: Amani Partners Kenya' 

8/30/17 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature: Indiana's first public charter high school, turns 15' 

7/10/17 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature ranked No. 3 most challenging high school in America' 

5/1/17 US News & World Report, 'What to Know About Charter High Schools' 

4/27/17 Inside Indiana Business, 'List: Indiana Schools Among Nation's Best' 

4/26/17 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature ranked No. 1 Indiana high school' 

12/25/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature to update music programs with grant' 

10/15/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Free YMCA, Signature tutoring program expands in second year' 

4/2/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature School junior sees way to help others'

3/22/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature educator pushes himself, students to be best'

1/30/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature School puts spin on ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in upcoming ballet'

10/15/15 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School officials considering AP Capstone program'

7/16/15 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School student won category at National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium'

10/29/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School will switch to a full IB school with the Class of 2019'

9/30/14 U.S. Department of Education, 2014-15 National Blue Ribbon 

9/10/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Semifinalists for 2015 National Merit Scholarships Announced'

8/20/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School teacher writes civil rights era book'

8/12/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Gearing up for the new year: Kids, teachers say charter school fosters autonomy'

8/10/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "EDITORIAL: Signature School program prepares students for real world'

8/7/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'For Youth of the Year recipients, Boys & Girls Club is home, other members like family'

7/23/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Young inventor works to change the world one piece of computer code at a time'

4/29/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Local high school seniors honored as Indiana Academic All-Stars'

4/2/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Outstanding Educators of the Year named for Vanderburgh County | VIDEO & GALLERY'

3/31/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Joe Nelson is on the cutting edge of curriculum at Signature School'

3/4/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School thespians gear up for play season with ‘Penzance' | PLAY SCHEDULES & VIDEO'

8/14/11 Evansville Courier & Press, "Evansville's Signature School continues to pile up accolades'

Upcoming Events

PTSA Azzip Pizza Fundraiser

Scan this code during your purchase at any Azzip Pizza location and Azzip will donate 5% of what you spend to the PTSA. Every dollar spent also gets the PTSA an entry for a chance to win the $10,000 Pot of Dough grand prize! It’s a win-win! This is an ongoing fundraiser at all Azzip locations through the end of November.