Scholarships: Click this Scholarship link to access our new scholarships database where you can find a concise and updated listing of scholarships that includes information about the application, eligibility requirements, and deadlines for each scholarship. This new scholarship page is a great place to start when looking for outside scholarships to help pay for college. New scholarship listings will be added to the page once they become available, so check back frequently.
Men's Tennis workouts will begin December 16 at 3:30. There are a few spots open on this year's team. If you are an experienced tennis player and/or athletic underclassmen, please see Coach Crowder in Trailer 11 ASAP. A current physical is needed to participate.
Parents of SENIORS: The Federal Application for Free Student Aid (FAFSA) opened on October 1st. If your student is planning to attend a four year university, community college, or a trade school, he/she needs to complete the FAFSA in order to potentially receive financial aid through state/federal funding. Please view this step-by-step tutorial for assistance in completing the application. REMEMBER, TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE AS FUNDING IS LIMITED.
Seniors: Do you want to have a career in teaching? Then check out the UNC Greensboro Teacher Education Fellows Program and see if you fit the criteria to apply for a UNCG Teacher Education Fellows Scholarship: http://utlc.uncg.edu/teacher-education-fellows Applications are due by January 1, 2017.
Seniors: The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship is now open. The deadline for the scholarship application is January 5, 2017. Please go to the website to apply! This scholarship could be worth up to $40,000. https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs
Martin Niemoller’s poem reflecting the atrocity of the Holocaust was illuminated in November when first semester English II students were accompanied by their teachers (Allen, Cable, Goodson, and Tarlton) for a once in a lifetime experience to the Levine Jewish Community Center in Charlotte. Students had the opportunity to hear one of two survivors speak about their experiences.
The Sun Valley High School Beta Club helped process thousands of shoeboxes for many children in Peru as part of Operation Christmas Child on Saturday, November 26th 2016. SVHS Beta provided 20 student volunteers who worked during two 4 hour shifts. This effort will support Samaritan’s Purse’s goal of processing 2,480,000 shoeboxes in Charlotte this year, with more than 30,000 volunteers working in the Processing Center this holiday season.
The Sun Valley High School Beta Club provided over 20 student volunteers for the Wesley Chapel Fall Bash, which took place on Saturday, October 29th at Dogwood Park in Wesley Chapel. The Fall Bash is an annual event sponsored by the Wesley Chapel Friends of Parks and Recreation.