856 W. Cook Road Mansfield, OH 44907
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Mansfield City Schools

High School

 
MANSFIELD SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
124 N. Linden Road
Mansfield, OH  44906 
(419) 525-6369
 



Daily Announcements



DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

January 13, 2017

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The Junior cosmetology class is offering a Sweetheart Nail Special. Valentine Day nail art is a $1.00 off.


The Key Club regularly scheduled weekly meeting is Tuesday, January 17th in the Community Room at 2:45. We need all members to attend to plan our major upcoming event.


Yearbook Meets every Monday after school in Mr. Boller's Room 1117. Help us preserve this year's memories by creating yearbook pages and taking pictures. Want to earn a free yearbook? See Mr. Boller for details!

Senior Pictures are due February 28, 2017. Go to www.Manhigan.com for more info.


A COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS (CCP) MEETING will take place on Wednesday January 18, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium. Ohio’s College Credit Plus can help you earn college and high school credits at the same time by taking college courses from community colleges or universities. The purpose of this program is to promote rigorous academic pursuits and to provide a wide variety of options to college-ready students. Taking a college course from a public college or university is free. That means no cost for tuition, books or fees. If you choose to attend a private college or university, you may have limited costs for tuition, books or fees. If you choose to attend a private college or university, you may have limited costs.Your high school may have an agreement with a local college for specific courses; however, you can choose to take College Credit Plus courses from any college that offers a course that would benefit your future. This could include online courses. Please attend and you may bring your parent(s) to seek the information regarding CCP. A representative from NCSC will be there to explain and answer questions. You must attend and complete the process to be eligible for CCP.




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School Activity Corner

Friday, January 13

6 pm Basketball @ Lexington

Saturday, January 14

1 pm Girls Basketball @ Washington

3:30 pm Freshman Basketball v. Central Catholic

5 pm Basketball v. Central Catholic

Monday, January 16

No School, MLK day

SCHOLARSHIP / AWARD OPPORTUNITIES


2016-2017 Scholarship / Grants Opportunities

Come to the Counseling Department for details....on any scholarships.
 

Kingwood Herb Society is offering a scholarship. You must be planning on pursuing a career in horticulture at a college or tech school. The deadline for application is March 17, 2017. Please see your counselor for additional information.


Noon Optimist Club of Mansfield Announces their Friend of Youth $1000 college scholarships.  Criteria is as follows:
*   You must be a resident of Richland County
*   You must be enrolled in a full time undergraduate program
*   Entering a first year of college or univerity
*   Submit most recent high school transcript
*   Provide two character reference letters.
*   Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
*   Scholarship grant dollars will be sent dcirectly to the college or university prior to the statrt offall semester.
Finalists may be required to meet with the scholarship committee for a personal interview.  
Applications are available at Mansfieldoptimistclub.com.  The deadline is March 20,2017. 
For additional information please see your counselor. 
  

BAKER College- Board of Regents Scholarship win up to $24,000 and Baker College Career Scholarship for $6400. If you attend Baker's Culinary and/or Auto/Diesel Institute you are eligible to apply. Must submit a request for information card and first then apply by May 1, 2017. See the School Counseling Department for details .

AUTOLIST- offers a $1500 on a merit or need basis. Complete an application which includes 2 essays and questions. Link to scholarship https://www.autolist.com/used-car-to-dream-car-scholarship
Deadline is March 1, 2017 and then June 1, 2017..Also see the School Counseling Department for details.

OEGEEP Scholarship- Must have a career goal in oil and or natural gas industry or a related field. Must have a 2.5 or higher GPA. Submit the application www.oogeep.org before March 1, 2017. You will need letters or recommendation and answer an essay. See the School Counseling Department for info.
 
Richland County Foundation Applications
Scholarship Criteria: 
* Richland County high school graduate or resident
* must pursue a full-time undergraduate degree
* new applicants achieve at least a 2.5 GPA and returning recipients at least a 2.0 GPA
* demonstrate financial need
What you need to do:
* complete the online application by April 1
* this is not a recurring scholarship, you muyst re-apply each school year.
What you need to know:
* scholarship awards are for the upcoming academic school year
* scholarship dollars will be sent directlytothe college/university after August 1
* it is the student's responsibility to notify TCF of a change in college or university attended
* a change in college/university choice after a scholarship is awarded could result in a change of amount or loss of the scholarship.
* you must complete the FAFSA application and submit your EFC with your application 
Go to www.richlandcountyfoundation.org to complete the application 
 
Mechanics Bank- Be The Change Scholarship Program. Mechanics Bank will award 5 - $1,000 scholarships. You must have a 2.5 GPA and complete the program by March of 2017. Proof of community service- (minimum of 20 hours) and creation of a short video on how the pay it forward money will be used and an acceptance to a college are also required. Call Mechanics Bank 419-524-0831 , email bethechange@mymechanics.com or see the school counseling department.

Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens- Award is $1000.00 go to link http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship Deadline is 2/28/17. Requirements are you must write an article on the topic "Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?" and it must be 600-1000 words.

AlcoRehab.org awards 3 scholarships totalling $6000.00. You must write an essay based on originality and content. Apply at https://alcorehab.org/scholarship/

American Legion District 5 Oratorical Scholarship Program is a speech-based scholarship. Amount is $925.00 total...with 1st place $500. and a 50 dollar gas card, 2nd place is $250.00 and 3rd is $125.00. First place moves to State competition which is $1500.00. If you advance to the Nation level you could win $18,000.00 for 1st, $16,000.00 for 2nd, and $14,000.00 for 3rd. Info at http://www.legion.org/oratorical by searching under research. First round is 2/18/17

American Farmers Grow AG Leaders- you can earn a $1500.00 scholarship in an ag related field of study. Apply to FFA.org/scholarship by 2/1/17 Total scholarships are $528,000.

Moody's Mega Math Challenge- must form a team of 3-5 students with a teacher-coach submit a solution to the open-ended problem ...register M3CHALLENGE.SIAM.ORG by 2/17/17

Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools- 130+ scholarships available ranging from $1400.00 to $40,000.00 visit the website www.ohiocareercolleges.org look under scholarships Deadline is 4/14/17.
 
 
OHIO Leads! Scholarship Program for Ohio graduating seniors announces 130+ scholarships availbale ranging from $1500-$40,000.  These scholarships are available ONLY to Ohio High School seniors of the 2016-17 academic year and graduating by June 2017.  To find out more about career colleges and schools in Ohio, pleaes visit the web site at www.ohiocareercolleges.org.  Scholarship brochures are available on their web site under Scholarships.  Please see your counselor for additional information.  Application deadline is April 14, 2017.
 
The Ohio Civil Rights commission has announced it's 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Art, Writing, & Multimedia contests. Deadline for entry is January 13, 2017 - more information is available in your counselors office.
 
Ohio JCI Senate Educational Foundation Scholarship-
There are two Academic based scholarships for $1000.00. 
There are 3 needs based scholarship at $1000 each.
You a can only apply for only one of the categories. Deadline is January 20, 2017 Applications are in the Counseling department.
 
Mansfield Noon Optimist College Scholarship Grant is open to all seniors. Mansfield Club will be awarding 4 -$1,000 scholarships. Criteria is that you are a Richland County resident, be enrolled in a full time undergrad program, provide 2 character references, and complete an application. Come to the School Counseling Department. Deadline is March 20, 2017
Mansfield Noon Optimist Essay Contest - must be under 18 bu October 1, 2016. Local scholarship is $200.00 for 1st place the OHIO Optimist district Scholarship is $3500.00 Deadline is February 1, 2017. Come to the school Counseling department.
MENSA Education and Research Foundation Scholarship. An Essay is required with consideration of grades, academic program and/or financial need. You must also be enrolled in a degree program. Visit mensafoundation.orgor call 888-294-8035 ext 5509 Come to the Counseling Department.
Daughters of the American Revolution- NATIONAL Scholarships got to www.DAR.org Deadline is February 15, 2017 STATE Scholarships amount is $1000.00 form is in the counseling department website is mavery@watchtv.net
 
LOCAL Jared Mansfield chapter Deadline is April 15, 2017. Requirements which include a 3.0 GPA and applying to OSU-M, NCSC, or the Dwight Schar College of Nursing and apply for your FAFSA EARLY!!!

First Energy is offering an Associate of Applied Science degree in Electric Utility Technology for those interested in a career as a line worker. First Energy partners with Stark State and First Energy pays tuition, books and lab fees for those who are accepted into their Power Systems Program . Info at Stark State 11/12/16 form 10-noon or visit www.firstenergycorp.com/psi or visit the Senior High counseling department.


Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship- graduating seniors visit www.rmhc.org to apply. Criteria RMHC seeks to invest in students who are exemplary role models in their communities and have the desire to fulfill their educational goals. Application deadline January 18, 2017


Any graduating senior seriously considering attending the University of Dayton see Mrs Jones in the Counseling department.
 
Bowling Green State University:
Scholarships are available at BGSU for incoming freshmen considering careers in teaching science and or mathematics.  Their unique program called Science and Math Education in ACTION offers recipients $4000 the first year of college with increases each year up to more than $5000 the fourth year - a scholarship valued at a total of approximately $20,000 (based on continued state funding.)
Criteria for consideration includes:
*   Ohio Resident
*   Incoming freshman fall 2016
*    Minimum high school GPA of 3.0
*    Recommended minimum ACT of 23
*   Considering a career teaching science and/or mathematics.
Deadline to apply is January 15, 2017.
Go to www.bgsu.edu/action to complete an online application. 
 
“B. Davis Scholarship”
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2017.
Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships. We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success. The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
The deadline for applications is May 22, 2017
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com
 
 
2016-2017 Elks Scholarship Information
 
Most Valuable Students - open to High School seniors, Deadline is 11/30/16.  application at enf.elks.org/mvs
 
Emergency Educational Grant - available to siblings of deceased or tatally disabled ELKS members. Deadline is 10/31/16. Make request for an application by calling 773-755-4732 or by emailing request to scholarship@elks.org
Legacy Award open to High School Seniors whose parents or  grandparents are ELK's members. The deadline is Feb. 3, 2017.  Application on line at enf.org/scholarships.  Submit completed application submitted on line to enf.elks.org/leg
 
Educational Fund Grant available to High School Seniors or Graduates attending post secondary technical education.  (cannot be used if enrolling in a bachelors degree program)  The deadline to apply is Feb. 1, 2017.  Application on line at www.web-ster.net/ohioelks/  Completed application go to your local lodge.  
 
If you have questions or concerns about the ELKS scholarships, please see your counselor or email cflint@roadrunner.com.
 

Great Clips, Inc., the world’s largest haircare brand, is sponsoring the Great Scholarship Program, in memory of Alice Madden Barton, by setting aside $100,000 to distribute in scholarships for high school students in North America who are interested in pursuing a cosmetology career and current cosmetology school students.The Great Scholarship Program aims to promote careers in cosmetology and at Great Clips salons to high school and cosmetology school students by providing tuition assistance or cosmetology tools to get them started. Scholarship values are determined by local Great Clips salon owners, who evaluate and select winners.We are excited to offer the Great Scholarship Program to help students on their path to a successful and rewarding career in the exciting field of cosmetology. Along with this letter, we’ve included a printable flier for you to post in your school to help inform students about the scholarship program. Full details are available at GreatClipsCareers.com/Scholarships.  Questions? Email us at recruiting@greatclips.com.

 
AES Scholarship Deadline Is Approaching
The deadline for the AES Scholarship is October 6, 2016.
Visit our website at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm and please encourage your students to apply. We wish them all good luck!
 
Prudential Spirit of Community Award
If you have participated in community service activities over the past year, fill out an online application at http://spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit.  Application must be submitted by November 8.  See your counselor for additional information. 

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