Remengesau to hold grassroots rally on Aug. 18
Palau presidential candidate Sen. Tommy E. Remengesau Jr. is organizing a grassroots rally on Saturday, Aug. 18, from 5:30pm to 11pm at the Carolinian Utt in Garapan.
He is inviting all Palauans residing in the CNMI to attend the rally where they can enjoy dinner and live entertainment.
Remengesau also said his fellow Palauans can also be informed about today's issues and challenges in Palau, ask questions, and learn about his platform during the grassroots rally. (PR)
MHS Class of ’93 reunion meeting
Marianas High School Class of 1993 will be having a class reunion meeting on Friday, Aug. 17, beginning at 6:30pm at the home of Irene and Jack Torres in Sadog Tasi. For location and direction, contact Maryann Borja-Arriola at 483-2279 or Ri Tudela at 285-1526. (PR)
SSHS sets important dates for start of school year
Saipan Southern High School will hold its first day of classes for school year 2012-2013 on Sep. 4, 2012.
Students must be on campus by 8am. Classes starts at 8:30am and dismissal is at 3pm. All new students enrolling at SSHS for school year 2012-2013 must complete and submit a registration form.
Registration forms are available in the registrar’s office or main office. All returning students who attended SSHS last year must return all textbooks and settle all obligations with the school, before you can pick up your class reschedule.
Schedules are to be picked up at the Counseling office are as follows:
-12th grade: Aug. 22, 2012 9am-4pm
-11th grade: Aug. 23 9am-4pm,
-10th grade Aug. 24 9am-4pm.
All transfer and new students enrolling at SSHS SY2012-2013 in grades 10,11, and 12 are required to attend an orientation on Aug. 28 from 1pm to 3pm with their parents or legal guardians.
No students will be allowed to attend the orientation without parents or legal guardians in attendance. Incoming freshman students orientation will be held on two different session to accommodate parents or legal guardians work schedules. Both sessions are on Aug. 28 from 9am to 11am and 1pm to 3pm.
For more information, call SSHS principal Jesse Tudela at 237-3702 or the main office at 664-4000/ 237-3710. (PR)
GTC important school events/dates:
-Parent orientation: There will be a parent orientation for new and returning parents to communicate changes and expectations for SY 2012-13. Orientation will be on Friday, Aug. 17, 2012 at 5pm (approximately an hour). School supply listing and free meal application will be available.
-Kindergarten Reading First Assessment (RFA) Screening Test: All in-coming kindergarten students will be tested with the RFA by his/her kindergarten teacher. The screening test is approximately 15-20 minutes. Scheduled testing time and date have been made with parents. Please do not miss your scheduled testing date. For your date and time, you may call, 237-3121 and ask for Ms. Angie. RFA testing days are Aug. 20-22, 2012 between 8:30am and 11:30am.
-Kindergarten orientation: There will be an orientation for all kindergarten parents and students. This is an opportunity for you and your child to meet your child’s kinder teacher and answer any questions you may have. Expectations about home-school partnership will also be shared. Kinder orientation is on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 beginning at 5pm to 6pm.
-First Day of School: Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. Classes start promptly at 8am and ends at 2pm.
-Back to School Open House: Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 at 5pm. We will convene in the cafeteria and then disperse into your child’s classroom.
-School Supply List for Kindergarten to 6th Grade: Is available at National Office Supply and Modern Stationery. (PR)