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Signature School Bulletin for Monday, October 15, 2018

AP Registration AP registration is now available for all grades. Please go to the Signature website and mark the exams that you will be taking this year. Please don't forget to mark classes that you will be taking next semester. All registration should be complete by Oct 15. You do not have to pay for the exams until May 1, 2019. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Doyle.


 

SENIORS- Ordering SAT/ACT Scores This is a reminder that you need to order your SAT and/or your ACT test scores to be sent directly to the colleges to which you are applying. This means that if you are applying to a school with a November 1 deadline, you must place your order no later than October 15.


 

College Rep Visits A representative from USI will be here on Tuesday, October 16 and a representative from DePauw University will be here on Friday, October 19. College visits take place during lunch in room 203. Sign up sheets are in the office.


 

Haiti CAS Project Looking for community service hours? Heart 2 Heart with Haiti, which creates self-sustaining businesses in the country, needs help on October 16th and 17th from 3:30-4:30 in Mr. Darnell’s room. Volunteers will cut magazines that will be used in Haiti to create jewelry. If you have any questions, ask Mariel Cox or Jack Watson.


 

Boo at the Zoo Community Service Mesker Park Zoo is in need of volunteers for their Boo at the Zoo. Please check the bulletin board for times and dates.


 

Community Service Opportunity The Dunigan YMCA is having their harvest fest on Oct. 27 from 5 pm to 8pm. They are in need of 30 volunteers. Please sign up today on the bulletin board.


 

Signal Meeting This Signal will meeting at Lunch Tuesday in 601


 

International Cookbooks The Signature School International Cookbooks are here!!! If you preordered a book, or would like to purchase one, the PTSA will be in the lobby after school on Wednesday and Thursday this week. The cookbooks are $12. Checks can be made out to Signature School PTSA.


 

Freshmen Resource All freshmen need to report to their individual resource rooms.


 

Victory Doors Please be sure to check the Victory doors when you come and go into the building. With the weather changing, the doors may not close completely on their own. PLEASE DOUBLE CHECK TO MAKE SURE THE DOORS CLOSE PROPERLY on your way in and out of the Victory so that we can keep the building safe.


 

Main Street Marketing The PTSA is offering a Main Street Marketing, Lunch-and-Learn on Wednesday. Bring a sack lunch and join us in Room 203 for an insightful talk about ways to market your club at Main Street Attraction. Marketing professionals Tracy McEuen and Bob Renock will give you tips on how to not only market your booths but how to market yourself too! If you have a B-Day Wednesday club meeting, be sure to attend this meeting instead, or send a group from your club to come check it out and take notes. It will end up helping your club tremendously!


 

Debate Club During Lunch there will be a Debate club meeting in Mr. Bullington's room 401. Today we will be discussing the basics of debating and researching on the topic of Socialism versus Capitalism. We hope to see you there.


 

Teen Power Club Teen Power club will meet in Mr. Beardsley’s room during lunch today!


 

Business Club Business club will be having an after school meeting today until 4:30 in Mr. Mota’s room. We will discuss the stock market game, and the beginning of the student social media marketing challenge.


 

Boys Golf There will be a boys golf meeting directly after school Wednesday, October 17th in Mr. Ethridge's room, 505. We will be discussing preparations for Main Street Attraction.


 

Main Street Attraction Silent Auction As you know, Main Street is coming soon, and the PTSA holds a silent auction every year with some amazing items. This year we have everything from a 6 month family YMCA membership, to a stay at the French Lick Resort, just to name a few. Because we realize that not everyone can make it to the actual event, we are holding online bidding on the Signature PTSA Facebook page starting Sunday evening at 8:00 pm and closing on Thursday evening at 8:00 pm. Please visit the page and check out all our fantastic items. Every penny goes right back into our school, so it's no-guilt shopping! You don't want to miss out!


 

Main Street Attraction Countdown! – Friday, October 19th We know many of you have been working hard on Main Street Attraction…planning your menus and activities. Now, we need to think about MARKETING. We need CUSTOMERS…remind your parents that this is a fun FUNDRAISER!!! Remind them we take cash and checks only. Bring your little brothers and sisters and make sure they empty their piggy banks first. Invite your friends from other high schools, and if you know any 8th graders who might be interested in attending Signature, be sure to pick up a Main Street Attraction flyer for them at the Front Desk. Don’t miss Main Street Attraction on Friday, October 19th from 5-8pm. Tell your parents to plan on staying as long as they can – there will be lots to see and do!!! Check us out and share on Facebook

In the News

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

Report Cards Monday, October 15:

Quarter 1 report cards are being sent home with students Monday, October 15.


Main Street Attraction October 19:

Main Street Attraction, Signature's Street Festival and fundraiser for the PTSA and student clubs, will be 5 - 8 PM on Friday, October 19. More information is available here: Main Street Attraction 2018


College Financial Aid Night October 23:

College financial aid night for senior students and their parents and guardians will be Tuesday, October 23 from 6:30-7:30 PM in the Victory Theatre (5th floor). 


Halloween Dance Friday, October 26, 7-10:30 PM, Party Central


Fall Musical November 2 - 4:

The fall musical will be 7:30 PM on Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3 and 2:30 PM on Sunday, November 4 at the AIS (Old North High School) auditorium (2319 Stringtown Rd).


8th Grade & Prospective Student Open House November 5: 

The 8th Grade & Prospective Student Open House for the 2019-2020 school year will be Monday, November 5 in the Victory Theatre, 6-7:30 PM.