April 16, 2019
Bengal Activities this Week:
4/16 Cross Town Tennis – 4 pm
4/18 Frosh Track Inv. @ Vigilante – 3:30 pm
Softball @ GFH/CMR – 4/5:30 pm
4/19 Boys Track @ Dahlberg, Butte – 11 am
Girls Track @ Great Falls Inv. – 11 am
JV Softball vs Sentinel @ Capital – 4:30 pm
4/20 Western Conf. Tennis Invitational in Helena – 9 am
Varsity Softball vs Sentinel/Big Sky @ Mihelish Field – 12/2 pm
Hey Bengals – don’t miss the Helena High Jobs and Career Fair this Thursday in the gym 1st through 5th period and lunch. Come with a class or with a pass. Teachers and students can win prizes for attending. For more information see Mrs. Humphrey.
Vigilante day registration begins today and goes through Thursday. Turn your registration packet into school before or after school in the library. Remember: only two floats per category so hurry on down
Next week we have a spirit week at Helena High! Monday will be pajama day, so be ready! More information can be seen on posters around the school
Seniors – If you ordered and paid for graduation announcements, you can now pick them up at the main office.
Anyone interested in playing basketball next season please attend a meeting in Coach Day’s room, room 59, at lunch on the 16th.
Prom 2019 will be help in the Civic Center Ballroom from 8-11 pm.
• Our theme this year is Gardens of Greece.
Prom Tickets Sales are as follows:
• April 15-19: Single ticket is $35, Double is $60.
Guest forms are needed if you are bringing someone who does not attend HHS. Guests may only be out of high school 1 year.
Hope to see you there!
The prom shop is open for business. Drop by Room 58 during lunches between now and Friday, April 19, to look through our collection of gently used formal wear.
Turn Litter into Glitter!! Green Group is collaborating with Art Club for an Art Contest with Recycled Materials. There are prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place as well as participation prizes. Any questions? Ask Mrs. Van Alstyne or student organizer James Blanchard. Submissions are due Monday, April 22nd.
Attention sophomores signed up for the PSAT 10 test. Study guides for the test are now available in the counseling office. Please stop by to get your study guide. We will test on April 17th.
The Junior Police Leadership Academy will be held July 7th-13th, 2019 at the Montana Law Enforcement Academy in Helena. Application Packets can be picked up at the main office or from SRO Tyler Wood. The deadline is April 26th. After completing the packet please turn it into SRO Tyler Wood.
ATTENTION SENIORS!!!: We are starting a new tradition of a senior wall, but we need your help coming up with the design! Seniors only can submit their drawing ideas to Mrs. Wheeler’s room number 16. The drawings should include a Helena high Bengal theme, a border, a light-colored background, the graduation year of 2019, and room for all of the seniors to sign the wall.
For boys and girls interested in joining the HHS Cheer and Stunt team, clinics will be Monday-Thursday, May 13-16th in the upper gym. Tryouts will be on Friday, May 17th after school. There will also be open gyms on Thursdays from 7:00-8:30 pm starting April 4th until the week of tryouts. Come learn how to dance, stunt and tumble! If you have questions, contact Coach Amanda at firstname.lastname@example.org
All students interested in the Military or ROTC programs – Montana Academy and ROTC days will occur across Montana, April 13th – Bozeman, April 27th – Great Falls, May 11th – Billings, and May 18th – Missoula. Representatives will be present to provide information on each program. For more details stop by the counseling office.
Students interested in a career in Aviation? The Aviation career exploratory academy will be held on June 25th and 26th by the Montana Department of Transportation Aeronautics Division in Helena Mt! Tuition is $120 which includes meals, lodging, and all activities.
Junior Girls and Boys are invited to apply for the American Legion Girls State and American Legion Boys State program. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to participate in a government-in-action learning program. Girls deadline is April 30th and Boys deadline is May 15th. Applications are available online at mtlegion.org or in the counseling
Attention Seniors: Did you know there are currently 57 scholarships on our scholarship website? There are many opportunities to get money to further your education! Check online or pick up a list in the counseling center.
Students: through the HHS app you can add music suggestions for the Friday hall music. If you have a specific song you want to hear on Fridays download the app!
Don’t forget to purchase your yearbook for $85 at the main office!
Catty Shack Specials:
Monday Little Caesars Crazy Bread $2 and Stefano’s Sandwiches $4.
Tuesday Panda Express Orange Chicken w/ Noodles or Rice $6.50,
Wednesday Suds Hut Chicken Strips w/ JoJo’s $5 and Taco in a Bag $3.
Thursday Buffalo Wild Wings 6 pack for $5.
Friday Costco Pizza $2/slice
No time to go to the cafeteria before class?
From 7:45 to 8:30 am and at 9 am every morning, you can stop by the GRAB’N’GO breakfast cart outside the Counselor’s office for a quick breakfast to go.
Pick one of our two choices — it goes on your regular meal account, just like lunch.