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Cedar Rapids Community School District
Kennedy High School | 4545 Wenig Rd NE | Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 | 319-558-2251
Current Events Archive
Total number of students: over 1800

Thursday, October 30, 2014
Kennedy on...........

Announcements Thursday, October 30, 2014
JUNIOR Academic Letter Recognition Assembly Today, 
Tutorial A. 
SOPHOMORE Academic Letter Recognition Assembly: 
Next Tuesday, November 4. Tutorial A.
Anyone planning to go out for MEN’S SWIMMING who 
did not attend yesterday’s meeting, you must attend 
today’s @ 11:40 (during SMART Lunch A) at the pool.
BEST BUDDIES CLUB Halloween Costume Dance tonight 
from 6-8 in the cafeteria.  Please bring a snack to 
CHEMISTRY CLUB is starting again! If you’re 
interested, meet in Mr. Hayes - room 262, tomorrow 
(Friday) during B Tutorial.
ALL NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY applications due to Ms. 
Frye, room 102, by 3:00 tomorrow (Friday). 
SPEECH AUDITION materials outside Mr. Tolly’s door 
(room 128), directly across from the main office. 
If you are interested in speech, please pick up 
audition materials and info. Don’t forget to sign-
up for an audition time! 
Laurie from Workplace Learning Connection will be 
here tomorrow (Friday, October 31st) during SMART 
Lunch to talk to any students interested in 
Internship opportunities for the winter and spring 
terms.  You can visit with her in the new entrance 
area of the foyer during A and B SMART Lunch.  
Applications are due next Friday!  Let’s get signed 
up Cougars!

FRESHMAN your class apparel is ready to order. Pick 
up an order form from any freshman student council 
member or from any of the freshman class advisors. 
Mrs. Bowers room 104, Mrs. Ennis room 303, and Mrs. 
Merrit room 212. Deadline: Friday, Oct. 31st!

VIDEO CLUB will meet tomorrow (Friday) in Room 220 
during Smart Lunch A. Bring your “Creepy” games and 

STUDENT GOVERNMENT will be sponsoring a canned food 
drive all of next week (Nov. 3-7). Please bring in 
non-perishable food items to your fourth hour 
teacher. You may also drop them off in room 164 and 
place them in the appropriate grade level box. The 
grade with the most cans gets a head start on the 
spirit competition. We will also offer a prize for 
the fourth hour class with the most cans. 

HOMELESS NIGHT will be held on Friday, November 7th 
at Kennedy. If you wish to participate you must 
make a minimum $15 donation. All money donated will 
be given to local shelters. The event will run from 
9pm on November 7th to 6am Nov. 8th.  You must be 
present by 10:00pm to participate. To register 
please get a form from Mr. Benedict in room 164. 
INTERNSHIP opportunities are available now.  Invest 
in your future today by exploring career options 
through the Workplace Learning Connection student 
internship program.   Review your schedule 
availability with your guidance counselor then 
click on the WLC link on the Kennedy web site and 
watch the video and fill out an application.  
Applications can be turned in now but are due by 
November 7 to Mr. Goodlove.  Interviews will start 
the first week of December.  
There is a SENIOR MEETING at the START of SMART 
LUNCH on Thursday, November 6th. This is the 
GRADUATION meeting and is mandatory and VERY 
important.  All seniors must attend.

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014
Time	Event	Details	Comments
4:00pm	Swimming & Diving:Girls Varsity Regional  
Decorah, Dubuque Senior, Dubuque Hempstead, Thomas 
Jefferson, Keokuk, Tipton, Dubuque Wahlert Catholic 
High School, Washington vs. Linn-Mar @ Linn-Mar 
High School 
7:00pm	Volleyball: Varsity Regional  
Linn-Mar @ Linn-Mar High School 

COLLEGE/University Visits:
Students are asked to sign up in the Counseling 
Office to meet with College Representatives during 
the SMART Lunch sessions.
Thursday, October 29                    A 
Lunch                Northwestern College (Orange 
City, IA)
Student Birthdays: Andrew Griffith 
Staff Birthdays: Steve Tolly
Station 1:  Potato Bowl/biscuit. Grilled Cheese
Station 2:  Italian Dunkers/meat sauce. 
Yogurt/cereal, muffin
Station 3:  Parfait & Chef Salad
Station 4:  Hotdogs & Cheeseburgers
Station 5:  Southwest Chicken Wrap
Station 6:  Spicy Chicken Patty
Senior Pictures for Yearbook: Due Jan. 7
Due Date: January 7, 2015 Students who do not have a photo submitted by Jan. 1 will have their ....... more submitted: 10/30/2014
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