A Flight Above The Rest

 

"A Flight Above the Rest"

   


ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

College and Scholarship Information HERE

  

ALL STUDENTS: 

 

FREE PROM DRESSES

Bella Boutique is based in Denver, Colorado and is the region’s leading provider of free dresses to area teens that otherwise would not be able to afford a gown.  If you are in need of a Free Prom Dress please see Ms Gallington (2306), Ms Kami (athletics and activities office), Ms Birdie (bookkeeper), or Ms Cathy or Ms TJ (main office) for more information

 

Support NHS by purchasing a bracelet for "A day without a Limb". All monies will be donated to purchase prosthetics for people in 3rd world countries. NHS has already been able to purchase one prosthetic through their fundraising efforts this year. April 26th students and staff will participate in "A Day without a Limb". On that day, NHS is asking any and everybody to commit to going through their day without using one of their arms.

 

The “Respect Women Workshop and Football skills camp" has been postponed.

 

"Seniors, Juniors and anyone else 16 and older, listen up! Bet you didn't know that on your sixteenth birthday you can PRE-Register to vote, and the Colorado Democracy Challenge is here to help you out. We'll be in the upper Atrium this week from Wednesday, April 12th to Friday, April 14th to provide information and the opportunity to register. MAKE SURE TO BRING YOUR DRIVERS LICENSE OR PERMIT IF YOU HAVE ONE – YOU NEED IT TO REGISTER.

 

 

If you are interested in pursuing a business career registration is now open for JA Business Week. This  program is a one-of-a-kind summer program that lets high school students experience the business world, develop leadership skills and focus on their futures. It will be held at Johnson & Wales University in June. To learn more visit: www.JABusinessWeek.org

 

 

SOPHOMORES: Click HERE to learn about the internship opportunity at Children’s Hospital/Denver Health, for sophomores interested in the health care field. This internship program is phenomenal! See Ms. Lopez if you need help submitting your application.

 

The Medical Career Collaborative (MC2) program propels high school students toward careers in healthcare through hands on experiences and professional development opportunities. If you are interested in applying click here for more information.

 

Attention Juniors:  Juniors will be touring on Friday, April 28th.  Families are welcome to attend but you must get signed up ASAP.  Space is limited. To get registered, please see Mrs. Dauer or Ms. Lopez in the College and Career Center.

 

If you need ANY information about your senior year you can go to www.hinkleyseniors2017.weebly.com to find out. Deadlines for cap and gown ordering as well as any other graduation items you may want will be posted soon.

 

Also Seniors, if you want your picture in the senior slide show, see Mrs. Williamson in athletics or Mrs. Hayden for more information. 

 

After School Tutoring is happening daily from 3:30-5:00pm, Monday through Thursday in the media center. This is a great way for all students to get help on classroom assignments, homework and upcoming projects. Don't wait until the end of the quarter to try to catch up! 

 

 SCHOLARSHIPS:
 

Fitzsimons Credit Union is committed to helping the youth in our community pursue higher education by offering five scholarships annually. A non-renewable scholarship may be awarded to one graduating senior from each of the five Aurora public high schools: Click Here for more information!


 

ATHLETICS

 

For ALL Athletic events (HOME and AWAY) Click here - THUNDERBIRD ATHLETIC SCHEDULES

 


 

ACTIVITIES/CLUBS

 

The break dance club will meet on Thursdays 3:30-5:00. Come join us!

 

Are you interested in a career in healthcare?  Want to hang out with other students who are?  Join HOSA – the club for FUTURE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS.  We compete in events such as Biomedical Debate, Career Displays, Medical Math, Medical Terminology and Medical Spelling, just to name a few!   Questions – See Mrs. Hartley or Mrs. Oserow or Ms. Van Gundy.

 

Do you need to get involved??? Well then join a Club or support your class!!!
*After school on Tues. in Rm 1409 (3:30-4:30) HERO Club will be meeting


*After school on Thurs. in Rm 2306 (3:30-4:30) Art/Photo Club will be meeting


 *During Lunch (B-Lunch) on Wed. The Junior Class will be meeting in room 2306

 

Hey all you T-Bird Chess Ninjas! Chess Club starts THIS WEEK on Thursday after school! Just come to Room 2312 from 3:30-5:30 to hone your skills!

 

The Latino club meets on Tuesdays  afterschool from 3:30 to 4:30 in Thompson's room, 2218.

 

The Lunch Bunch - Come learn about how to transition into high school and make these two first years as successful as possible! We meet in the College and Career Center at LUNCH! -  click here for more information

 

The Film Club meets every other Wednesday in room 2220 from 3:30 to 4:30 pm. Stop by if you are interested in joining us!