Now is the time to check your application to make sure that not only do you have enough hours and activities, but that you have them in enough different categories.  I recommend you print the application and check on this over the weekend.
Monday 12/3 – Knitting/Crocheting Workshop for Little Hats, Big Hearts
(You can also knit on your own if you don’t need the workshop credit. MUST BE AN INFANT OR PREEMIE HAT IN RED. You can earn  2.5 hours per hat with a max of 2 hats/5 hours)
Thursday 12/13– work due for Last Student Exhibit – “Escape to the Landscape” (Nature)
Note: All returning members are required to show in at least one fall student art exhibit
Sunday 12/16 – 12pm – 4pm Holiday Gift Wrapping at the Mall Community Service – You can sign up for the entire time or single hours.

Save the Date- Upcoming October Opportunities

Mon 10/15 – Student Art Exhibit Opening – PD 5 – Library

Encourage your period 5 teacher to bring your class over- Especially if you are in the show!


Mon 10/15 – Service Project meeting- “More than 4”, rm 609 after school

Informational meeting on a long term Art Honor Society project involving fundraising and art making task.


Mon 10/15 – Engaged as an Artist –  NY Times Photo Contest – Deadline today

You don’t have to be a photography student to enter this! Check out our google classroom, or the link below for details.



Tues 10/16 – Leadership Teams ONLY –  Yearbook photo after school in the Mansion Courtyard


Wed 10/17 – Weekly Service Opportunity – 1st Artist Express at Kakiat Elementary School – 4pm

Limited spaces available each week.  Speak to Mrs. Diamond for details


Mon 10/22  – GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING -( will will confirm location next week- either Auditorium or CHorus Room)

Consider submitting drafts of your application (Art Related Service and/or Engaged As an Artist page) for review and advice


Tues 10/23 – Service Opp – help set up the Senior Mural – after school on the soccer field


Tues 10/23 – HALLOWEEN MOVIE NITE! -7pm – rm 609 – Limited space – Tix $1

Grab your sleeping bag and pjs! and let’s watch a movie together!


Fri 10/26 – Service Opp (Or engaged as an artist) – Face Painting at Elementary School Fall Festivals

Many of you have already signed up for this.  I will send a separate e-mail to confirm your availability.  


Mon 10/29 – Service Opp (Or engaged as an artist) – Handprint painting Workshop for Turkeygrams


November sneak preview:

*Engaged as an artist – two deadlines:

Student Art Exhibit – Social Commentary Projects – think about what yo have that you can submit! Submission Deadline 11/2


PTSA Reflections Contest – Theme- Heroes around Me – Submission Deadline 11/16


Upcoming Event Dates

10/24 – Art Honor Society Meeting – after school, Main Chorus Room

10/25 – Work Due for student exhibit: Express Yourself

– Artist Express- Kakiat Elementary

10/26 – Turkeygram Workshop #1 – handprints

10/27 – Face painting volunteers needed at Woodglen and Lakewood Elementary

10/31 – Halloween Costume Contest – Judging in the Library

11/8 – Turkeygram Workshop #2-drawing turkeys

11/13-11/17 – Turkeygram Sales

11/16 – CHSN Visual Arts College Fair and Portfolio Review

11/21 – Delivery of Turkeygrams…GOBBLE,GOBBLE!