Friday, September 17th 2021:
-IMPORTANT!! As recommended by the St. Charles County Department of Public Health: If a member of a student's household has been tested for Covid-19 and is awaiting test results, all students in the household should stay home from school that day. In any case, families should contact school in order to report the absence and obtain any login information necessary.
-Attention SCW drivers: Please be sure you have a parking pass visible in your car NO LATER THAN TODAY, FRIDAY, 9/17/21! If you do not have a parking pass yet, see Mrs. Meyer in the Finance Office before school, during lunch or after school (no later than 3pm). You will need a completed parking permit application, valid Driver’s License, proof of insurance and your license plate number. The fee is $50 for the year. All fees/fines need to be taken care of prior to purchasing your pass. Finance/Parking Permit website
HOCO21 "Move with the Music" Spirit Days Sept 20-24
- Mon 9/20: Rock Your Socks Off - Sock Day
- Tues 9/21: Pop of Color - Neon Day
- Wed 9/22: Music of Your Dreams - PJ Day
- Thurs 9/23: Music of the Decades - dress according to your grade
- Freshmen: 50s Rock
- Sophomores: 90s Hip Hop
- Juniors: 20s Jazz
- Seniors: 70s Disco
- Fri 9/24: SCW Fight Song - Maroon and White Day
-Attention all SCW students: Starting Monday, 9/20, you will now also be able to use your 6 digit meal pin # at checkout. Lunch cards can still be used and scanned at each checkout line. If you do not know your 6 digit meal pin #, you can log into the Portal, click the menu (3 lines at the top left), scroll down and click “Meal Service” and your meal pin will be at the top. If your pin shows ******, you can click the eye for your pin to show up. If you have any questions, stop by the Main Office.
-HOCO21 is right around the corner! Come "Move with the Music" at the Homecoming Dance on Sat., Sept. 25th. The dance will be held at the Steve Stahl Football Stadium from 7-10 PM and all students must arrive that night by 7:30 PM. Tickets cost $15. All tickets must be purchased by 3 PM on Friday, Sept. 24th. No tickets will be sold the day of the dance. You can purchase your ticket(s) in the Main Office before and after school and during lunch from the Finance Secretary Mrs. Meyer. All fees/fines must be paid prior to purchasing your tickets! Any student wanting to bring an outside guest should pick up a Dance Guest Form in the Main Office and have it completed before purchasing tickets. Self-health checks, temperature scans, masks, and social distancing may be enforced as necessary per district protocols.
-Attention SCW students: Don't miss your chance to be the Grand Marshall of this year's Homecoming Parade on Friday, Sept. 24th! The Grand Marshall is the parade VIP and will get to ride with Officer Keele in the police escort leading the parade. By participating in Homecoming spirit days next week, you will earn tickets that will place you in a drawing for Grand Marshall. The lucky winning ticket will be drawn during the Homecoming assembly on Friday, Sept. 24th. So be sure to participate in Homecoming spirit days and get your ticket each day at lunch next week. Then you can be the HOCO21 Parade Grand Marshall!
-Attention SCW students & staff: NHS will be collecting donations and supplies for STL Refugees. Be on the lookout for more information regarding our first fundraiser!
-Renaissance will be recognizing SCW students who display specific character traits for Student of the Month. The character trait for September is a positive mindset.
-Attention SCW Students: If you have a convertible, jeep, truck, or trailer that could be used for the Homecoming parade, please contact Ms. Gates ASAP (email@example.com or 636.443.4254).
-Attention all SCW students: Picture Retake Day has been scheduled for Friday, October 8th.
-Attention all SCW/SCHS traveling students: If you are a student that leaves or enters our building during the school day for CAPS, SCHS, SAMS or work release, you will need to sign in/out in the Attendance Office on one of the 3 Chromebooks near the front door. Any questions, please talk to Mrs. Arns in the Attendance Office.
-Attention all SCW students: If you have a vacation planned during the school year, you will need to stop by the Attendance Office to get a vacation form from Mrs. Arns. This form requires signatures from all of your teachers and your principal, so please plan accordingly.
-Attention all Junior and Senior students: If you plan to visit a college during school hours please stop by the Attendance Office and get a college visit form from Mrs. Arns. This form should be turned in to the Attendance Office 2 days prior to your college visit AND requires signatures from all of your teachers and your principal, so please plan accordingly.
-SCW Students: NO OUTSIDE FOOD IS ALLOWED @ SCW. Please do not have outside food (fast food, etc.) delivered/dropped off as it will be turned away regardless of circumstances. If you do forget your lunch, the district is providing free meal options.
-Art Club: Art Club is back at its regular times of Monday and Tuesday 2:30-3:30pm in room H108. We're kicking off the year with creating a Homecoming float, come join us!
-Black Student Union (BSU): Any student is welcome to attend our first BSU meeting of the year. It is TODAY, Friday (9/17) during AIP--when they announce that students can travel, any student who isn't requested by a teacher can come to the BSU meeting. We will send a list of attendees after the meeting.
-Dungeons and Dragons Club: Dungeons & Dragons club meets on Tuesdays from 2:30-4:30pm in Ms. Joseph's room, B117.
-Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA): We meet EVERY Friday at 6:30 am in room J129. We welcome everyone to join us for weekly pancakes, games, discussions about faith and sports, and prayer.
-GSA (Saint Charles West Gender Sexuality Alliance): We will meet on Monday’s from 2:30-3:30 in room A105.
-NHS: NHS will be collecting donations and supplies for STL Refugees. Be on the lookout for more information regarding our first fundraiser!
-NHS members: Dues are $10. Please return to Howard or Lavezzi-Becker by Sept. 30th.
-Please visit our website (https://www.stcharlessd.org/Activities) and check out all of our clubs at SCW. More details to come!
***SCW Students: The Learning Lab is available to all students who would like to test in a smaller, quiet location. It is located in the Library Classroom. If you would like to use the Lab during a test, complete this Google Form at least 15 minutes PRIOR to your test time. The Learning Lab is CLOSED during 1st lunch.***
***SCW Students: Add the SCW Library Google Classroom (join code: cosh32v) for access to research resources, video tutorials, and database passwords for at home use. Through the classroom, you can get help for the electronic resources available 24/7. Email or see Ms. Gates during AIP if you need additional help.***
***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.***
***Any student who thinks they may need a tutor, don't delay your success! Stay ahead of the game and sign up with your counselor for a tutor today!***
***Did you order a class t-shirt?? Unfortunately, there has been a shipping delay due to Hurricane Ida. We are hoping they arrive soon but the delay is beyond our control so please be patient.***
2021-22 College Visits:
***College Rep's will be in-person this school year during AIP, please come to Guidance sign up or sign up using your SCOIR Account.***
Sept. 20th - Maryville University
Sept. 21st - SEMO
Sept. 23rd - Miami University (Oxford)
Sept. 27th - Ranken Technical College
Sept. 28th - United States Army
Oct. 4th - Lindenwood University
Oct. 5th - Rockhurst University
Oct. 14th - United States Army
Oct. 18th - Millikin University
Oct. 19th - Missouri S&T
Oct. 20th - Washington University
Oct. 21st - Truman State University
Oct. 25th - College of the Ozarks
Oct. 26th - University of Iowa
Oct. 27th - Southwest Baptist University
Nov. 3rd - Avila University
Nov. 4th - St. Louis University
Dec. 9th - University of Central Missouri
2021 ACT Test Dates:
*October 23rd (registration deadline is September 17th)
*December 11th (registration deadline is November 5th)
SCWest High School Code: 262-852
For more information see your counselor or go to www.act.org
4:00pm - Softball @ Home vs. Lutheran STC
7:00pm - V Football @ Winfield
8:00am - Cross Country @ Sioux Passage
TBD: Softball **Stay tuned to @SCWActivities for updates**
Good luck Warriors!!
***Any students interested in joining our E-sports team: Please fill out the following form: https://forms.gle/Hvcy77L46km9YTiQ6. Contact Mr. Rohlfing for any additional information.***
Have a great weekend!!