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FRIDAY, JANUARY 13TH 2023

Happenings

Friday, 1/13: JV/V Boys basketball at Cleveland HS 5:30pm/8:30pm

JV/V Girls basketball at Cleveland HS 4:00pm/7:00pm

V Girls gymnastics at Chief Sealth HS 7:00pm

V Boys swimming vs. Franklin HS and Cleveland HS at Meadowbrook Pool 4:00pm

CLUBS:  All clubs meet at lunch unless otherwise posted.

Friday: Drama Club in the Black Box (1401), Friday Club in 1410, NH/Naha Exchange Club in 2107, Gender Equity Club in 1134, Muslim Student Association (MSA) in 2122, Disney Club in 2127

LAKE WASHINGTON SINGERS, a local women’s choir, is now accepting applications for their 2023 scholarship program ($1,000 Scholarship Award, $100 Award for the 1st and 2nd Runners Up). Application and more information available at www.LakeWashingtonSingers.org/Scholarships

CALL FOR DONATIONS FOR THE WINTER BALL!  The organizing committee needs help with decorations and food donations. You can purchase decorationsdirectly from our Amazon Wishlist: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/2N3WYD8DU1N6W. Please be sure and ship to Nathan Hale High School – 10750 30th Ave. NE Seattle, WA 98125. For food donations, the class is requesting individually packaged chips, baked goods, and sodas/drinks. If any community member is planning to bring homemade baked goods, be sure to include ingredients. Please use this Sign Up form to tell us what you’re donating, even if you already emailed us: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f45aaa728a3f58-winter#/  Finally, you can donate money directly to the ASB Winter Ball fund here: https://www.schoolpay.com/pay/for/Winter-Woodland-Dance-Funds/SeDpaMG  The class of 2024 appreciates all the help!

SUBMIT YOUR SENIOR BABY PICTURES TO HAVE IT IN THE YEARBOOK! The deadline is Friday, January 13th. Please email your photos to yearbooknathanhale@gmail.com    

WINTER BALL GUEST FORMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE in the main office.  Completed forms are due no later than 4:00pm on Wednesday, January 25th.

SPRING MUSICAL POSTER NEEDED.  Looking for Poster Designers!  Looking for someone to design and create a poster for our Spring Musical so that we can show off our incredible students’ talents here at Hale.  If interested, talk to Mr. Roby and he’ll give you some inspiration and direction.  Need a poster by end of January.  daroby@seattleschools.org

SENIOR SPREE.  Attention all Seniors – Registration packets for Senior SPREE are located in the main office.  Help us give you a memorable experience! For more information –  https://nathanhalespree2023.shutterfly.com/ Returned packets and checks can be handed into the main office. Questions? Email – NHSPREE23@gmail.com    Low price extended through this Friday, 1/13 @ midnight.

LAST CALL FOR SENIOR PORTRAIT SUBMISSIONS! Portraits that are not submitted by January 16th will not be in the yearbook. To submit a senior portrait:

  • Visit hjeshare.com 
  • Type in the school code “nathanhale”, all lowercase with no spaces  
  • Fill out the contact form, then select “Upload Your Portrait”

Students who don’t submit a senior portrait will have their school ID photo published in the yearbook instead. If they also didn’t take a school ID photo this year, they will be listed under “Not Pictured”.  January 16th, 2023 is a hard deadline and there will not be an extension. If you have any questions, please contact: yearbooknathanhale@gmail.com

SENIOR FAMILIES! YEARBOOK GRAD ADS are a way to honor your senior in the yearbook with a personalized message and photos. Grad Ads are on sale from now until March 24th, 2023. Space is limited, so purchase now to guarantee a spot for your senior.  Sales will close early if we sell out of available ad space. Follow the instructions below: 

Please note – while the yearbook staff is sharing this information for those who are interested, it is not a required item for seniors. 

THE FAFSA/WASFA IS AN IMPORTANT STEP FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS TO RECEIVE FINANCIAL AID for college. Students who are eligible for the Seattle Promise scholarship are required to complete their FAFSA/WASFA applications by April 30, 2023.   All Seattle Public Schools seniors and their families are invited to attend. The workshops are offered in the languages below:   

Date  Time  Languages  
Wednesday, January 11th 5:30-7:30pm  Amharic and English 
Thursday, January 12th 5:30-7:30pm  Cantonese and English 
Wednesday, January 18th 5:30-7:30pm  Tigrinya and English 
Tuesday, January 24th 5:30-7:30pm  Spanish and English 
Thursday, January 26th 5:30-7:30pm  Vietnamese and English 
Tuesday, January 31st 5:30-7:30pm  Somali and English 

Join any of the workshops on Zoom:  https://zoom.us/j/96864370447  

Join the workshops by phone: 253-215-8782 or 206-337-9723, Enter meeting ID: 968 6437 0447  

Questions? Visit our website: https://www.seattlecolleges.edu/promise/apply/workshops, or email us at Promise@seattlecolleges.edu  

THE WASHINGTON STATE FAIR FOUNDATIONS BLUE RIBBON SCHOLARSHIPS are closing soon, January 31st!  The WA State Fair Foundation offers 56 scholarships to high school seniors.  New this year: The Hojem Forestry Science Scholarship ($4K) and the Ken & Carolyn Hojem Music Scholarship ($4K) For more information, www.thefair.com/foundation/scholarships

UW STEM SCHOLARSHIP.  Are you interested in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics? Graduating this spring and hoping to attend the University of Washington?  Apply now for the NASA Space Grant scholarship!  Deadline: January 13, 2023  (11:59 p.m. Pacific Time)  The link to the application is here: https://www.waspacegrant.org/students/studentships/uw-firstyear/.   The Space Grant scholarship is more than just financial support. As a recipient, you will join a group of like-minded students to gain support, mentorship, and hands-on experience in research.  You must be a Washington resident, U.S. Citizen, and planning to attend the University of Washington as a first-year student for the 2022-23 academic year to apply. The application is now open! 

Lunch: Today: Chicken Tenders w/fries.

Ensuring that all students become honorable, skillful, thinking, global citizens.

TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT WITH YOUR COUNSELOR, please use the link below with your SPS email, use the QR code on the yellow poster in your teacher’s room, or come in to see Ms. Takahashi. 

Counselors also have drop-in hours: MTThF 8:30AM-8:45AM, 3:40-4PM     Wednesday 8:30AM-8:45AM, 1:50PM-2:25PM

Kristen Patterson, (A-Gom)
kvpatterson@seattleschools.org  Schedule an appointment: Ms. Patterson’s Calendar

Kristie Thompson, (Gon-N)
kcthompson@seattleschools.org  Schedule an appointment: Ms. Thompson’s calendar

Kelly Creech, (O-Z)
klcreech @seattleschools.org  Schedule an appointment: Ms. Creech’s calendar

Lori Takahashi, Secretary
latakahashi@seattleschools.org  206-252-3694

SEATTLE PROMISE AT HALE:

  • Tuesday                              12:45-2:30PM             Career Ctr
  • Friday                                  9-1:30PM                     Career Ctr                               

Francisco Ramos M.A. (he/him)   

Work Cell: 206.661.1216 (Text okay)      

https://www.seattlecolleges.edu/promise

Schedule an appointment: https://seattlepromise.appointlet.com/b/francisco-ramos

Schedule an appointment: https://seattlepromise.appointlet.com/b/francisco-ramos