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FRIDAY, JANUARY 28th, 2022

Happenings

Friday 1/28: JV/V Boys basketball vs. Ingraham at Nathan Hale HS 5:30pm/8:30pm

V Boys swimming vs. Ingraham at Helene Madison Pool 4:00pm

JV/V Girls basketball vs. Ingraham at Nathan Hale HS 4:00pm/7:00pm

V Gymnastics at Ballard HS 7:00pm

Saturday, 1/29: Freshman boys basketball vs. Ingraham at Nathan Hale HS 8:30am

Freshman/JV/V boys basketball at Franklin Pierce HS 3:30pm/5:15pm/7:00pm

V Girls wrestling Lady Knights Invitational at Kamiak 9:00am

CLUBS TODAY: All clubs meet during lunch unless otherwise posted. 

Friday: MSA (Muslim Student Association) in 2122, Drama Club in the Black Box, RADD (Raiders Against Destructive Decisions) in 2135, Latines Unidos in 1128, Independent Filmmaking in 1203, Jewish Student Union in 1116, Friday Club in 1410 (band room), Film Club meets 2nd Friday of each month at 3:50 in the library, NHHS/Naha Student Exchange Club in 2107

***REMINDER TODAY, JANUARY 28TH, IS THE FIRST DAY OF SEMESTER 2.

SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE APPROACHING.  The Washington State Fair Foundations Blue Ribbon Scholarship Application will close on 1/31/2022.Register and complete the application to be considered for one of the 48 awards available! https://thefairfoundation.awardspring.com/  There are more scholarships in the Counseling Office and on our webpage, https://halehs.seattleschools.org/resources/counseling-office/scholarships/

SENIOR GRAD ADS.  Senior families! Yearbook Grad Ads are on sale from now until March 11th, 2022. What is a Grad Ad? It is a way to honor your senior in the yearbook with a fun message and photos. Space is limited, so purchase now to guarantee a spot for your senior. Follow the instructions below:

•             Go to https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/
•             Type in the school code “7408”
•             Click “Start Your Ad”

THE SEATTLE PROMISE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS QUICKLY APPROACHING. Seattle Promise offers two years of free

tuition at Seattle Colleges to graduating SPS seniors. Seniors need to submit a Seattle Promise and Seattle Colleges application by February 1st to remain eligible for the scholarship. If you need help with the applications or have questions about Seattle Promise, please see Francisco Ramos in the Counseling Center.  206.661.1216 (Text okay)

https://www.seattlecolleges.edu/promise

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

GIRLS FLAG FOOTBALL TEAM is still looking for anyone who is interested in playing.  You have until 1/28 to sign up. First game is Saturday 1/29/22.

WORLD LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY CREDITS. Did you miss the opportunity to test for the proficiency language test this year? If you speak, read, and write a language other than English, you can sign up to take the world language test to receive up to four high school credits and possibly the seal of biliteracy. The next testing date is February 2nd at 2:30pm at the library. Please check-in with Miss Tobon during lunch in room 2106 to ask questions and register for the test. Remember that you need to be registered to be able to take the test.

WRITING ENRICHMENT CLASS AT U OF W.  Registration is now open for spring online afterschool enrichment classes.  For high school students who are passionate young writers we are offering an evening Writers Workshop online.  Visit us at: www.youth-teen.uw.edu for more details.   Writers Workshop (9th–12th grade)   Registration closes March 7 or when classes fill.  Questions? Email us at ytp@uw.edu

TWO SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR JUNIORS!

HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP, AWARD $10,000 TO $25,000. Deadline March 15th, 2022.  Students are eligible with one application for either a $25,000 National Scholarship which comes with a trip to Washington DC in April 2023 or a $10,000 State Scholarship.  https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/

Eligibility: High school junior, demonstrated critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income), and United States citizenship.  Check the website for detailed information.

COOLIDGE SCHOLARSHIP. Award is a Full Ride (includes tuition, room, board, and expenses for 4 years).Submission deadline, January 26th.  www.Coolidgescholars.org Eligibility:  High school junior, US citizen or legal permanent resident.  Check website for more information.  Detailed flyers are in Counseling Office in green scholarship notebook.

HI RAIDERS! TENNIS CAPTAIN’S PRACTICES WILL BE:

All student-athletes and parents were also sent an email via Final Forms. Please access Final Forms for additional details!

FREE STUDENT SUCCESS WEBINARS BY TUTOR.COM.
Five sessions are open to the public and cover topics geared toward high school and college students:

  1. Mastering Your Study Skills (Jan. 21)

Although the date has passed you can view this session: https://youtu.be/rXCQwwafB-A

  1. Becoming a Confident Writer (Jan. 28)
  2. Overcoming Test Anxiety (Feb. 4)
  3. *NEW* Collaboration and Teamwork (Feb. 11)
  4. Critical Thinking & Research Skills (Feb. 18)

Questions, email Shelley Mastalerz, Seattle Public Library, Shelley.Masterlerz@spl.org

Lunch Today: pasta with meatballs

Lunch is currently free for all Nathan Hale students!

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

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO MEET WITH YOUR COUNSELOR, they would love to hear from you. See below to schedule a meeting with them or reach out over Teams Chat, Schoology or email.

Nathan Hale Counselor Contact Information:

Kristen Patterson, (A-Gh)
kvpatterson@seattleschools.org
206-252-3697
Schedule an appointment: 
https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/MsPattersonsCalendar@seattleschools.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/

Kristie Thompson, (Gi-M)
kcthompson@seattleschools.org
206-252-3689
Schedule an appointment: 
https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/CounselingAppts@seattleschools.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/

Kelly Creech, (N-Z)
klcreech @seattleschools.org
206-252-3695
Schedule an appointment: 
https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/MsCreechsCalendar@seattleschools.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/

Lori Takahashi, Secretary
latakahashi@seattleschools.org
206-252-3694
Fax: 206-743-3033

RESOURCES:
HOW TO ACCESS YOUR CLASSES on SCHOOLOGY:  Log in as a Student
Please visit www.seattleschools.org/StudentPW for detailed STUDENT log in steps. 
Schoology Student Guide

HOW TO ACCESS YOUR SCHEDULE on THE SOURCE
login to The Source
Information about The Source can be found here.
Technical Tips about The Source can be found here

HOW TO CONTACT YOUR TEACHER 
If for some reason you are having trouble locating your teacher’s Schoology page, please email your teacher directly. You can find staff contact information on the Nathan Hale Website

HOW TO ACCESS YOUR STUDENT EMAIL
To better support remote learning, Seattle Public Schools is enabling student Microsoft Outlook email accounts. Please take the steps to access your student email account as this is where school and course related information for students will be sent!  

If you are accessing this bulletin through School Messenger or Hale Mail, you may click directly on the links below.

If you are accessing this bulletin through the Nathan Hale website, you must cut and paste the link into your browser.

***QUICK LINKS***

Nathan Hale High School: https://halehs.seattleschools.org/

NHHS Library https://halehs.seattleschools.org/academics/library

Scholarships/Colleges/Careers: http://halehs.seattleschools.org/services/counseling_office/colleges_and_careers

For information and tickets to music concerts -> https://nathanhalemusic.com/

Nathan Hale Music Boosters: https://nathanhalemusic.com/

For information and tickets to theater productions -> https://www.nathanhaletheatre.com/

Athletics Sign-ups: https://seattleschools-wa.finalforms.com/

Hale Sports Booster website: http://halesports.org

Raider Gear: http://halesports.org/store

To purchase Yearbooks, ASB cards, pay fees and fines on-line: Use parent/guardian Source Account then SchoolPay

NHCO: https://nathanhalecommorg.wordpress.com/

Nathan Hale Foundation website:  http://www.nathanhale.org

Seattle Schools website:  http://www.seattleschools.org

Online Volunteer Application: https://seattlepublicschools.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/