Student Announcements

Overview

Student Announcements

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

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.
Announcement

March 28, 2017

  • Any senior with more than 6 periods of unverified absences will not be allowed to participate in senior activates at the end of the year, including graduation ceremonies.  You must attend Saturday School in order to get these absences cleared.  Please go to the counseling or discipline office for a list of the available Saturday Schools left in the year.
  • 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.
Announcement

March 23, 2017

  • Emphysema sucks! Come play games with us on March 28 in the quad at lunch to win prizes. Hosted by Friday Night Live to spread awareness of the dangers that comes from smoking cigarettes. 
  • Attention Interact members. There is an Interact meeting today at lunch in room C-217.  See you all there!
  • Come see the biggest dance show of the year right here at the JFK auditorium this Saturday at 2pm and 6:30pm.
Announcement

March 21, 2017

  • Are you interested in joining student government at JFK next year? Applications will be coming out Monday March 27th! They will be available in the counseling office, casey’s corner, and on the school website!
  • Hey guys! Do you guys get hungry after school?
Announcement

March 16, 2017

  • It’s time! Registration forms for Summer of Service at Kennedy are now live online. This includes S.o.S. Ambassador applications! See Ms.
Announcement

March 14, 2017

  • Attention Interact members.  There is an Interact meeting on Thursday at lunch in room C-217.  See you all there!
  • Ladies if you’re interested in playing flag football, join Lady’s Territory!
Announcement

March 9, 2017

  • A University of Nevada Reno representative will be on campus   today at 1:30pm to meet with interested students.  See Mr.Drotts in the counseling office if you are interested.
  • Attention Cougars! Next week is spring sports spirit week! The theme is March Madness! Check the flyers and posters around campus to participate!
  • All Kennedy Students are welcome to attend, the 17th Annual Cesar Chavez Youth Leadership Conference and Celebration this Saturday, March 11th at UC Davis. We have a bus for Kennedy students to attend.
Announcement

March 5, 2017

  • Attention Class of 2017 – Listen carefully to this announcement regarding graduation:  Any student who exceeds 5 period of unexcused absences during the second semester will not participate in the commencement ceremony, so be sure to clear those absences through the attendance office OR by attending voluntary Saturday school.

    Likewise, any student who is suspended for any number of days during second semester will not walk the stage.

    Be wise now, or struggle with regret and remorse the remainder of your life. 

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