Student Announcements

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Student Announcements

Announcements are read every Tuesday & Thursday at the beginning of 2nd period.

Announcement

June 15, 2017

  • Juniors, as of June 19th, you are officially a SENIOR!  All of the Class of 2018 Seniors will need to be photographed at Prestige Studios.  Appointments can be made at prestigeportraits.com.  They are located in Elk Grove.  For more information, see Mrs. Hanzlik in room F2. 
  • A special shoutout to sophomores Grant Greenlow and Luiscciano (loo-chi-ah-no) Garcia, who will be playing in the 2017 junior Olympic qualifiers for water polo in Clovis on Friday-Sunday
Announcement

June 13, 2017

  • Juniors, as of June 19th, you are officially a SENIOR! All of the Class of 2018 Seniors will need to be photographed at Prestige Studios. Appointments can be made at prestigeportraits.com. They are located in Elk Grove. For more information, see Mrs. Hanzlik in room F2.
Announcement

June 8, 2017

  • Attention anyone wanting to take the Spanish 1 challenge test. The test will be given next Monday and Tuesday after school in Mr. Bryant’s room C311.
  • To any student that is still interested in traveling to Ecuador March 2018 please see Mrs. Richardson V2 
  • Do you need PE credits?! There will be a PE class offered at JFK this summer. See your counselor any day during lunch for more information and to sign up!
  • Sophomores who are considering college after high school.
Announcement

June 6, 2017

  • If you are signed up for Honors U.S. History next year, please see Ms. Reilley in C-316 for the short, exciting and informative summer assignment. Don t be left out.
  • Cougars-There is still time to purchase your yearbook.  Yearbook sales are during lunch in the F Wing Art Office while supplies last.  They are $80.
  • Last call for aspiring journalists and photographers.  There is still time to join the Yearbook and Clarion staff.  Participation can count as your senior project for qualified applicants.  Be the voice of Kennedy, see Mrs.
Announcement

June 1, 2017

  • Do you need PE credits?! There will be a PE class offered at JFK this summer. See your counselor any day during lunch for more information and to sign up!
  • Sophomores who are considering college after high school. There will be a FREE two-day College Readiness Experience at Sacramento State this summer July 17th and 18th. Apply on-line. Please see the counselors for specifics.  
  • Come see the comedy Plagiarizing Shakespeare at the Little Theater! Friday at 5:30, Saturday at 12:30 and 5:30. Tickets are $4, $3 with ASB
  • ATTN: SENIORS!!
Announcement

May 30, 2017

  • Do you need PE credits?! There will be a PE class offered at JFK this summer. See your counselor any day during lunch for more information and to sign up!
  • Sophomores who are considering college after high school. There will be a FREE two-day College Readiness Experience at Sacramento State this summer July 17th and 18th. Apply on-line.
Announcement

May 25, 2017

  • Attention students: there will be no Saturday school this weekend. Please enjoy your three days off. If you need to attend voluntary Saturday school to expunge unverified absences, please report the following Saturday. 
  • Seniors! If you no longer need to use your textbooks, you may return them to the library during regular school hours. Otherwise you may return them after your finals for that subject is over.
Announcement

May 23, 2017

  • Summer School, Summer School, Summer School!  Juniors who need summer school and have not submitted a form, time is running out!  See your counselor today!
  • Attention Cougars! Friday will be the 4th and FINAL food fair of the year! Check the menus and maps around campus and bring your money to support our campus clubs!
  • The yearbooks have arrived! Distribution starts for SENIORS on Thursday, May 25th, during lunch at the F2 Art Office. Bring your ID cards.
Announcement

May 18, 2017

  • Are you interested in a career in Automotive, Construction, Welding or Architecture? A rep from Cosumnes River College will be on campus, TODAY, May 18 at Lunch in the Little Theater. Come by to learn about training for these interesting, well paid careers.
  • Summer School, Summer School, Summer School!  Juniors who need summer school and have not submitted a form, time is running out!  See your counselor today!
  • Hey cougars!
Announcement

May 15, 2017

  • Are you interested in a career in Automotive, Construction, Welding or Architecture? A rep from Cosumnes River College will be on campus Thursday May 18 at lunch in the Little Theater. Come by to learn about training for these interesting, well paid careers.
  • Cougars! Sadie Hawkins is coming up on Friday June 2nd from 7-11 at the Elk’s Lodge! Tickets are on sale Tuesdays and Thursdays in Casey’s Corner! $1 for seniors, $5 with ASB, $10 without ASB. It’ll be $20 at the door for everyone! Even seniors!
Announcement

May 11, 2017

  • Cougars! Sadie Hawkins is coming up on Friday June 2nd from 7-11 at the Elk’s Lodge! Tickets are on sale Tuesdays and Thursdays in Casey’s Corner! $1 for seniors, $5 with ASB, $10 without ASB. It’ll be $20 at the door for everyone! Even seniors! So get your tickets now!
  • Congratulations to the boys golf team for winning the Metro League title and to Jonathan Tanihana for qualifying for the Masters Tournament with a 72 at Divisionals!
  • Kennedy beats the #9 seed Pondersoa High School to move on to the Quarterfinals in Men’s Division 1 Volleyball!
Announcement

May 4, 2017

  • Seniors! This is the last week to buy senior ball tickets! We will be open every day at lunch ONLY in Casey’s Corner. No tickets will be sold after this week!
  • Interested in being in Senior Rally on June 2nd? Auditions are this week Tuesday and Thursday in Casey’s Corner! Come try out for national anthem, MC, or any performances!
  • Hello Kennedy Cougars!!!
Announcement

May 2, 2017

  • Seniors! This is the last week to buy senior ball tickets! We will be open every day at lunch ONLY in Casey’s Corner. No tickets will be sold after this week!
  • Interested in being in Senior Rally on June 2nd? Auditions are this week Tuesday and Thursday in Casey’s Corner!
Announcement

April 27, 2017

  • Hey Class of 2017, want to give a speech at graduation? Prepare with a 5-minute speech and you could be on stage. Auditions will be held May 3-5 at lunch. Visit or email Mr.
Announcement

April 25, 2017

  • Grab your parents and head to the college fair at Sac State on Sunday, April 30th from 11am-1pm. There will be over 100 public and private universities there!! Admission is free. 
  • Attention Seniors that signed up for senior trip! There will be a mandatory meeting this FRIDAY at lunch in room V1! Be sure to show up and pick your roommates and get other information
  • Senior Ball is right around the corner! Come to the stage at lunch this week to nominate for royalty!
  • Hey Class of 2017, want to give a speech at graduation?
Announcement

April 20, 2017

  • Attention all student government applicants! Applications are due TOMORROW by 3:30 to Mr. O’Flaherty’s box. Late applications will not be accepted!
  • The director of the Transfer Center at Sac City College will be in the Little Theater on Monday, 4/24 during lunch. Come learn more about the transfer process!
  • Looking for a paid summer internship?! Lunch at the Library is looking for teens who want to help coordinate and serve healthy lunches to kids during the summer.
Announcement

April 18, 2017

  • College Talk (Class of 2018/Juniors) Date:   Thursday, April 20th     Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm   Location:  Auditorium  Current Juniors and parents are invited to our annual  post-secondary/college discussion with JFK counselors regarding preparations for post-high school educational plans.  This will include a presentation and question answer opportunities involving community college, University of California, State University and private college/university admissions, financial aid and timelines.
Announcement

April 6, 2017

  • With the weather warming up and the 3rd quarter coming to a close, we will be moving back to our no beanie policy after we return from Spring Break.

 In addition, please remember to follow the school’s dress code.
-No hats, unless they are Kennedy hats.
-No solid red or blue tops or bottoms.  Articles of clothes that are predominantly red or blue cannot be paired with another article of clothing that is predominantly of the same color.   
-No revealing clothes are allowed, including…

Announcement

April 4, 2017

  • Student government applications are currently available in the counseling office, casey’s corner, and on the school website! Applications are due Friday April 21st by 3:30!
  • Students who previously took the ASVAB Career Exploration Assessment on March 7 are invited to attend the results review session on April 5th at 1:00pm in room B10.  See Mr. Drotts for questions. 
  • Attention Interact members.  There is an Interact meeting at lunch in room C-217 this Thursday.  See you all there!
  • Attention seniors!
Announcement

March 30, 2017

  • Students who previously took the ASVAB Career Exploration Assessment on March 7 are invited to attend the results review session on April 5th at 1:00pm in room B10.  See Mr.

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