• Daily Announcements


    Thursday, October 6th 2022:

    (*All newly added information will be highlighted in yellow.)

     

    -Attention SCW Students & Staff: If you or your family has a convertible or truck that could be used for the SCW Homecoming parade on Friday, Oct. 14th, please contact Mrs. Bourgeade or Ms. Gates as soon as possible. Students are not allowed to drive in the parade so a staff member or other adult would have to drive if the vehicle is yours.

     

    -Next week is Homecoming! Help celebrate by participating in the "Bright Lights, Big Cities" Spirit Week activities.  

    Monday (10/10) - Rio: Colors of Carnival (Wear assigned class color:  Freshmen - Blue, Sophomores - Purple, Juniors - Green, Seniors - Orange, Teachers - Red)

    Tuesday (10/11) - Houston: Hats on to Houston (Country Attire)

    Wednesday (10/12) - Honolulu: Teen Beach Movie (Surfers vs Bikers attire)

    Thursday (10/13) - Paris:  Fashion Day (Dress in Your Best)

    Friday (10/14) - St. Charles: Hometown Pride (Maroon and White)

     

    -Help support FBLA - Boo Bags (TREAT BAGS) for your crew orders now being taken during ALL lunches. What a great way to say "BOO" to friends and help support SCW FBLA!?! Click HERE for a flyer with more details. 

     

    -SCW Students: Show your class spirit and be entered into a drawing to WIN...spirit chain links sold during ALL lunches. Show your Warrior pride and enter to WIN! Click HERE for a flyer with more details.

     

    -Attention SCW Students & Staff: AP Art and Design has a show at La Belle Vie Cafe (1200 N 2nd St) Oct. 3- Dec. 2. Come and see your classmates' amazing artwork while enjoying a coffee or sandwich! There is a reception TODAY, Thursday (10/6) from 5:00-7:00pm for the artists and their friends, families, and guests. 

     

    -SCW Students: Homecoming Week 22 - Bright Lights, Big Cities - is October 10-14!  Dance tickets can now be purchased in the Finance Office before school, during AIP and lunches, and after school. Tickets cost $15 and all fees/fines must be paid and discipline served prior to purchasing a ticket/attending the dance.  Outside guest forms are available in the Main Office and should be returned by Wed., Oct. 12th in order for you to purchase your tickets for you and your guest. All tickets must be bought by Fri., Oct. 14th at 3 PM.  Tickets WILL NOT be sold at the door so plan ahead. 

     

    -Attention SCW Students/Staff: TOMORROW, Friday, October 7th is Picture Retake/Makeup Day! See details below:

    Retakes- If you had your picture taken in the summer, you BOUGHT a package, and you do not like your photo, you may retake your picture on October 7th. You will need to bring the paid packet with you that day to exchange them.

    Makeup- If you did NOT have your photo taken this summer you will need to have your photo taken on October 7th. This photo is used for the yearbook and your student ID.

    IF YOU HAD YOUR PHOTO TAKEN OVER THE SUMMER AND DID NOT BUY A PACKET YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO RETAKE YOUR PHOTO ON OCTOBER 7th. You must have purchased a packet to qualify for retakes. Any questions see Mrs. Bildner.

     

    Club News

     

    Art Club We meet Monday and Tuesdays after school in H108. Come join us once a week or both days! We have lots of projects going this semester including garden sculptures, murals, our homecoming float, artwork for the play, and more! Of course you can always just come to make art and hang out with cool people. See or email Ms. Martin (ashmartin@stcharlessd.org) if you have questions or need more information.

     

    -BSU (Black Student Union): We will meet TOMORROW, Friday (10/7) in the library! Join us--please arrive by the 10:18am bell. If you need to see a teacher first, that is fine. Just put the time when you sign in.

     

    -Drama Club: There will be a meeting TOMORROW, FRIDAY (10/7) after school in the auditorium from 2:30-3:15! This meeting will include a lot of information about the coming events for drama club! Please attend if you can! ALSO: please fill out the set build sign up sheet on the SCWest Players google classroom so we can get an idea of what days we can actually have set builds!

     

    -Drama Club MEMBERS: Please sign up for your Performance events for conference on the google classroom. Remember all your permission forms are due this month! Don't wait till the last minute!!

     

    -D&D (Dungeons & Dragons Club): We will meet on Tuesdays from 2:30-4:00 in room B117. For more information, join our Google Classroom (code is zkejq55).

     

    -FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America): Please join our Google classroom @  Class code  zqefhpy  for meeting details and other important information. Meetings held on B-day Thursdays in room C108.

     

    -Renaissance: We meet after school on Thursdays in room A101 (Hockmeyer's room).

     

    -Science Club: We will meet after school on Mondays in room B112.

     

    -Please visit our website (https://www.stcharlessd.org/Activities) and check out all of our clubs at SCW. More details to come!

     

    Classroom News


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    SCW Students: The Learning Lab is available to ALL students who may need a little extra help with assignments, need test accommodations or a quiet place to work. It is located in the Library Classroom. If you would like to use the Lab during a test, please complete this Google Form at least 1 hour PRIOR to your test time. The Learning Lab is CLOSED during 1st lunch.*** 

     

    ***Attention SCW students: The MAC Scholars Homework Academy will offer free homework and tutoring help on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30-4 pm in the library. There will be staff and peer tutors available to assist students in various subjects. Students who may need help with a subject or homework are encouraged to attend.*** 

     

    ***Attention SCW Students & Staff: Please add the SCW Library Google Classroom with this invite link. Even if you had added this in the past, you will need to re-join since email addresses have changed. The Library Google Classroom will provide access to library resources, research lessons, and instructions for accessing resources at home.  See Ms. Gates if you need any help.***

     

    ***SCW Students: If you borrow a chromebook or charger from the library for the day, they should be returned by the end of the school day.*** 

     

    ***SCW Students & teachers: Have you read a book that you would love to recommend to others? Stop by the library to complete a Book Recommendation form.  Student and teacher recommendations will be highlighted in the library. Share your book love!***

     

    ***Students at SCW are not encouraged to bring cell phones or other electronic devices to school. If students choose to bring such items, they should be turned off and securely stored out of sight during the school day. Cell phones may be used before school, after school, during passing periods and at lunch only.***

     

    Guidance News

     

    -Attention SCW Students: If you need a transcript, please see the instructions that are attached to this email. ALL TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE REQUESTED ONLINE THROUGH PARCHMENT.COM Click HERE for directions. 

     

    -Attention SCW Sophomores/Juniors: On Wednesday, October 12th a limited number of juniors and sophomores will have the opportunity to take the PSAT Test in the auxiliary gym from 7:30am until approximately 12/12:30 pm. The cost is $20. (If a student is unable to pay the fee and is eligible for free and/or reduced lunch, please see your counselor as there are a limited number of fee waivers available). There are also a limited number of tests, so sign-ups for the PSAT are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note, Junior year is the only time students are able to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship Program ($2,500). Also, the PSAT gives students great practice taking a timed, standardized test and students can gain access to college and scholarship information. To sign up for the PSAT, please see Mrs. Miller Harris in the Guidance Office. The deadline has been extended to TOMORROW, Friday, Oct. 7th OR when all slots have been filled, whichever comes 1st! Sign up TODAY before the slots are full!  Once you've signed up and submitted payment, you'll receive information to assist you in preparing for the PSAT. 

     

    -Attention SCW students: The MAC Scholars Homework Academy will offer free homework and tutoring help on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30-4 pm in the library. There will be staff and peer tutors available to assist students in various subjects. Students who may need help with a subject or homework are encouraged to attend.

     

    -Attention ALL SCW students: Please be sure to join your graduation year Guidance Google Classroom. With the new student emails, EVERYONE will need to join using your new email accounts. There are a lot of important updates and announcements from the Guidance Office in these classrooms….join today! 

    Google Classroom codes by Grad year:

    2023 = nswerle

    2024 = z2zezwb

    2025 = abcer67

    2026 = ihhpawg

     

    2022-23 College Visits:

    Oct. 6th - Lindenwood University

    Oct. 7th - Greenville University

    Oct. 11th - University of Missouri (Kansas City)

    Oct. 14th - Truman State University

    Oct. 17th - St. Louis University

    Oct. 19th - University of Iowa

    Oct. 20th - University of Kansas

    Oct. 24th - Hannibal-LaGrange University

    Nov. 1st - University of Central Missouri

    Nov. 15th - Drury University

    Nov. 17th - St. Louis Community College

    Nov. 18th - Missouri University of Science and Technology

    **Please stop by Guidance and see Mrs. Miller Harris with any questions.**

     

    2022-23 ACT Test Dates:

    *October 22nd (registration deadline is Sept. 16th, late deadline Sept. 30th)

    *December 10th (registration deadline is Nov. 4th, late deadline Nov. 11th)

    *February 11th (registration deadline is Jan. 6th, late deadline Jan. 20th)

    *April 15th (registration deadline is March 10th, late deadline March 24th)

    *June 10th (registration deadline is May 5th, late deadline May 19th)

    *July 15th (registration deadline is June 16th, late deadline June 23rd)

    SCWest High School Code: 262-852

    For more information see your counselor or go to www.act.org

     

    Today’s Activities/Games

    4:30pm - B&G XC @ Orchard Farm Invite

    5:00pm - JV Soccer vs. North Point

    7:00pm - Varsity Soccer vs. North Point

     

    ***Follow @SCWActivities on Twitter for updates***

     

    ***Any girls interested in the swim team, we are having a team/interest meeting TOMORROW (Friday 10/7) during AIP in the Commons. If you have any questions, please stop by the Guidance Office and see Mrs. Hargis.***

     

    ***SCW Winter Cheerleading Tryouts will be Monday, October 24th - Wednesday, October 26th from 6:30-8pm in the SCW Main Gym. Click here for the flyer with all the details you need for tryouts.*** 

     

    Have a great day Warriors!

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