Hard work spotlights the character of people. Some turn up their
sleeves. Some turn up their noses, and some don’t turn up at all. Which
will you choose to be today?
Gamer’s Night is tonight in the TCHS library from 6-9pm. No
tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased
from Mrs. Evans room 1509, Ms. Davis room 2605 or Mrs. Black in the
library during school today.
The Peer Leaders and CATS-TV are hosting the Cutie Walk Friday
February 26. We need guys and male teachers to sign up and we will get
you styled for the most fun competition this year! Prizes will be
awarded to our top 5 contestants! Sign up outside of
Mrs. Evans's room 1509, in the lunchroom, or outside the CATS-TV room
door. Deadline to sign-up is Tuesday, February 20th.
Make plans to attend the first Prom Dresses Extravaganza Fashion
Show Friday February 27 in the gym. Tickets are $5 and include the
opportunity to win a FREE prom dress! Door prizes will be awarded
throughout the evening. Don't miss it! See Mrs. Evans,
Mrs. Troutman, or Mrs. Workman for tickets.
The peer leaders are sponsoring an in-school talent show on March 27th. Be listening for more details.
Seniors: Shelton State Community College's scholarship application
is now online. The deadline to apply is March 2, 2015, at 6:00 p.m.
Any student who would like to have access to ACT's Online Study Prep for free, see Mrs. Fox for a user name and password.
Credit Recovery applications are available for Spring 2015.
Today is the deadline to turn in your application and pay the fee.
Please pay Mrs. Fox, 12th grade counselor. Sign up NOW; class starts on February 2.
There will be a Blood Drive Thursday, February 12, 2015 from 8am-3pm
sponsored by the HOSA- Future Health Professionals club. The drive will
take place in the Health Science Lab Room #1212 across from the
cafeteria. All donors must be at least 16 years
old with a parental consent form signed. If you are at least 17 years
old, you do not have to have a parental consent form. All donors must
have some type of photo identification. You will receive a hot dog,
snacks, and a t-shirt if you donate. Sign-up will
be Tuesday February 10th and Wednesday February 11th in the lunchroom. See Mrs. Workman room 1206 for more information.
Attention ladies who signed up to model in the Prom Fashion show: You must be fitted for your dress during 2nd, 3rd, or 5th periods this week. See Mrs. Evans to get a rehearsal schedule and guidelines to participate. The
first rehearsal will be this Monday, February 2nd from 3:15- 4:45.
Seniors: If you need help completing your Financial Aid
Application (FAFSA) or need help with your Shelton State scholarship
application, please plan to attend one of their workshops. Dates on
Martin campus(main one): February 4, February 18, February 25,
March 4, March 11, April 1, April 15. There are several required
documents needed. See the information on the door of the counseling
Shelton State is hosting a Spring Preview Day for prospective
students on Saturday, February 21, 2015. If you are interested in
attending, you must register online at
The Tuscaloosa Chapter of The Links, Incorporated
is awarding one high school student in the area a $1,000 scholarship to
the school of his or her choice. The applicant must be a senior who
shows academic promise, has a desire to perform
community service, and demonstrates some economic need. See Mrs. Fox
for an application. Today is the deadline to apply.
Auburn University's academic scholarship application deadline is
February 15, 2015.
The 2015 Wells Fargo Bank Angie Reece Scholarship is now available for
TCHS seniors only. This is a $500 scholarship to the school of your choice. See Mrs. Fox for an application. Deadline to apply is February 24, 2015.
Any senior student planning to attend Alabama State University may like to apply for the
Tuscaloosa Alumni Chapter-Alabama StateUniversity Scholarship.
It recognizes a high school senior in Tuscaloosa County who has
achieved academic excellence and who plans to attend ASU in the Fall of
2015. The scholarship amount
is $1,000. See Mrs. Fox, 12th grade counselor, for an application.
Deadline to apply is February 27, 2015.
The DCH Foundation is pleased to announce it
2015 scholarships program. Any senior student who is interested in a
career in healthcare may apply. Applications can be downloaded at www.thedchfoundation.org or see Mrs. Fox for an application.
Deadline to apply is March 12, 2015, at 4:00 p.m.
The State of Alabama's College Counts Scholarship
is now available. This is open to seniors who will be college freshmen
in the fall of 2015 who are US citizens, Alabama residents, and
demonstrate financial need. Must enroll in an Alabama
eligible educational institution, have a minimum GPA of 2.75, and have
an ACT score of 26 or below. For more information and to apply, visit www.CollegeCountsAlabama.com. The deadline to apply is
March 13, 2015, at 11:59 p.m.
Tuscaloosa Teachers Credit Union is awarding
two (2) $2,500 scholarships to graduating seniors this spring. The
student or a member of his immediate family must be a member in good
standing of the credit union to be eligible. Applications
are available from Mrs. Fox, 12th grade counselor, at any TTCU
location, or online at www.ttcuweb.com.
No minimum GPA or ACT/SAT is required, however, academic performance,
leadership, community service, and financial need will be considered.
are due to TTCU no later than March 13, 2015.
Mercedes-Benz is offering a scholarship to a
graduating Alabama high school senior living in Tuscaloosa or Jefferson
County who is planning to enroll full-time at an accredited two or
four-year college, university, or vocational-technical
school by fall 2015. Dependents of Mercedes employees are eligible, as
well. Applications are available online at www.mbusi.com. Application deadline is
March 15, 2015.
The Eta Xi Omega Graduate Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
sponsors a scholarship competition for graduating senior girls. This
year, the Chapter will select two area female seniors at the recipients
of $1,500 scholarship. See Mrs.
Fox for information and an application. Deadline to apply is March 20, 2015.
Riverview Orthodontics in Tuscaloosa is offering a scholarship in the amount of $500 to a senior student who is a current or previous patient of Dr. Mike Upton. Applications may be found
online at www.rivervieworthodontics.com, picked up at the doctor's office, or obtained from Mrs. Fox, 12th grade counselor. Deadline to apply is
March 31, 2015.
Come out tonight to Senior night with our Wildcat basketball
teams! They take on Holt here at TCHS. JV boys start at 4:30; varsity
girls at 6:00; and varsity boys at 7:30. Go Wildcats!