You are on page 1of 15

Cabot Panther Sports

Come Out and Support
The Panthers




@UALR (diving)


@West Memphis 5:00 g,G,B
vs LR Central 4:45 g,b,G,B


Conference Tournament


TBA (state meet)

Searcy HS

Cabot High School
Student Announcements


February 13, 2015

Breakfast: Manager’s Choice
Concession Stand Now Serving Hot & Cold
LINE 1: Hot Sandwiches
LINE 2: Chicken
LINE 3: Mexican
LINE 4: Sub Line
LINE 5: Pizza
LINE 8: Salad
This week there will be Asian and Home style line, Sweet &
Sour Chicken, Chow Mein, Fortune Cookie, Veggie, Fruit &

PINK OUT!!! Wear Pink Tuesday, February 17, to support the
basketball team.\

Students that are interested in trying out for the 2015-2016 Cabot
High School Dance Team, please sign up by room 1124 and pick up
an information sheet by Friday, February 20th. The mandatory
parent meeting is Tuesday, February 24th at 6:30 pm at the
Freshman Academy Cafeteria. See Coach Doss or Coach Hillenburg
if you have any questions.\

Any students planning to try out for high school cheerleader need
to sign up outside of Ms. Tripp's room (1409) by February 20 th.
There will be a mandatory parent meeting for all students who
plan to try out on Tuesday, February 24th at 6:30 in Junior High
North cafeteria.\

AP Students: AP testing will be here before we know it! If you did
not receive
an AP Student Bulletin from one of your AP teachers last week,
please ask them for one. Mrs. Elliott has extra bulletins in her office
(2414) if needed.\
Please congratulate..... Lane Juneau, 11th grade, for being selected
to the
Arkansas All State Choir,
February 2015
Hot Springs, AR
Sara Rudisill, 11th grade, for being
selected to the
National ACDA Honor Choir 2015
Salt Lake City, Utah, February
These two students worked very hard to be selected into these
Auditioned Honor Choirs.\
Seniors, would you like to win a brand new personal computer??
All you have to do is write an original short story (1000-2000 typed
words) and submit it to Mrs. P. Medlin (2421) by March 16, 2015.
Your stories will go to a panel of judges who will select a winner.
Remember entries must be in BY March 16, 2015.\

CONGRATULATIONS to the following Cabot HS Band Students!
They have been selected to the Arkansas All-State Bands. 24
Students/25 Spots from Cabot made the groups, a record from
Cabot HS for All-State Band.

Alternates –
Bari Saxophone – Cody Kirchner
Horn – Daniel Mosqueda
Baritone – Payton Jones

Concert Band – 3rd Band

Flute – Joie Owens
Clarinet – Heather Gemmiti
Clarinet - Tori Woods
Clarinet – Madison Powell
Bass Clarinet – Jodie Simpson

Contra Clarinet – Victoria Baty
Alto Saxophone – Justin Pogue
String Bass – Aiden Crum
Percussion – Ian Neiswender

Symphonic Band – 2nd Band
Flute – Callan Butler
Flute – Caitlin Sanders
Oboe – Tyler Wilson
Clarinet – Emily Butler
Clarinet – Alyssa Perry
Clarinet – Riley Young
Clarinet – Anna Shelton
Horn – Hannah Brown
Trumpet – Max Applegate
Baritone – Bryson Jones
Tuba – Jon Dale Nichols
Percussion – Jared Gilliam

Wind Symphony-1st Band

Clarinet – Molly Guzman
Tuba – Billy Dollar-Pye
Tuba (1st Chair in the State) – Chandler Abbott

Jazz Band – 1st Band
Piano – Jared Gilliam
Attention Sophomores and Juniors: National Honor Society
requires that you have a 3.5 or higher Cumulative GPA to be
eligible to apply for membership. All students who are eligible
should have received their invitation letter in the mail no later than
last week. If you would like to join National Honor Society and did
not receive a letter in the mail, please check with Ms. Snipes in
Room 1129 to see if you were on the list of eligible students. It
could be that your invitation letter was simply lost in the mail. This
is a time sensitive issue because applications are due no later
than 3:30 pm this Friday. No exceptions will be made.\

Seniors, if you would like to include your accomplishments in the
CHS yearbook, please pick up a form from your English teacher or
from the table outside of the Yearbook room, 2210.\

Seniors---There will be only one college visit day that is excused
this semester. That day will be Tuesday March 31.\
If you need to reset your computer or email password, go to, and click reset your password. If this does not work, see
the librarians.\
If you took Psychology or Sociology last semester, please return
your textbook to the Media Center.\
Plan Test results are in the Counseling Center for any 10th grader
that not picked up their scores yet.\
Do you have an overdue library book? Check your school email
account to find out!\
Students - sign up now for the most up to date CHS information on
Twitter @cabothigh.\
INTERNS: Come by 2511 to get your Employer Evaluation…\
All students need to enroll in SMOP (Self-Management of
Passwords) when they use a computer. To enroll, go to
and click enroll. If you need help, please see your CHS Librarians.\

Parking passes are only sold before/after school and at

Show your Panther Spirit with Spirit items at the
Bookstore, tattoos, eye blacks, Panther paw necklaces,
etc. Bookstore is open before school &
during both lunches.\

BOOKSTORE will be open in the mornings before school and during
lunches. Healthy snacks of all kinds, come by & check-it out. Also,
if you need bookstore supplies, pencils, note cards, etc. stop in the
office & we will be glad to help you.\
Attention Students: They are now giving the driving test every 3rd
Thursday of the month and every Friday


ACT test dates:
Registration Deadlines:
Photo Upload
April 18, 2015
March 13
April 10
June 13, 2015
May 8
June 5
Cost is $38 with no writing (accepted by all schools in
Arkansas) $54.50 with writing
Visit to register and to check late
registration information.\
SAT test dates:
Regular Registration Deadlines:
March 14, 2015
February 13
May 2, 2015
April 6
June 6, 2015
May 8
Cost is $52.50 for regular SAT. Visit for registration
and costs of subject tests.

Scholarship websites:\
Feb. 24, UALR representative will be in the counseling center to
meet with any junior interested.\
The annual CHS AR-053 AFJROTC Dakota Hawkins Memorial
Scholarship/Service Award application is now available in the
counseling center. The award will be given to a citizen of character
dedicated to serving his/her nation and community. Applicants
must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, no discipline file and must be
college or military service bound. The scholarship honors the
memory of Dakota Hawkins, a young Cabot student who, while
battling the illness that eventually took his life, spent his time,
spirit and energy serving those around him, particularly the young
kids he encountered in the cancer ward.\
Summer STEM Camp is designed to spark and cultivate interest in
the many academic disciplines which make up science, technology,
engineering and mathematics. A hands-on, design-based program,
Naval Academy Summer STEM will challenge students to think
scientifically, problem-solve creatively, and work cooperatively in
teams. Open to rising 9th, 10th and 11th graders, Summer STEM is
led by USNA faculty and currently enrolled midshipmen and is a
great fit for students looking to broaden their understanding of
STEM study and careers. Apply asap!
The United States Naval Academy Summer Seminar is a fast-paced,
six-day experience for high achievers who have completed their
junior year in high school. Summer Seminar teaches students about
life at the Naval Academy, where academics, athletics, and
professional training play equally important roles in developing our
nation's leaders. If you have students you feel would be interested
in pursuing an appointment to one of the nation's service

academies and serving the country as an officer, encourage them to
consider attending the Naval Academy's Summer Seminar. Apply
asap! Visit\
"Experience UALR" is the perfect opportunity for high school
seniors to attend sample college classes, dine on campus, tour the
residence halls, and get free Trojan basketball tickets!
February 26
RSVP now at\
Seniors – SunTrust is offering thirty (30) $500 scholarships for
education expenses at a college or university. Sweepstakes entry
opens September 15, 2014 at\
U of A Fort Smith Preview days:
for juniors: April 4, April 18, April 30
Students are to register online at: or call: 479-788-7120\
The North Little Rock Elks Lodge is offering several scholarship
opportunities. Applications are available
at or, the CHS
counseling center or at the North Little Rock Lodge at 123
Broadway in North Little Rock. Amounts and deadline's vary.\

SENIORS - The Thea Foundation announces their scholarship
competition registration deadlines:
Slam Poetry February 16, 2015
Film March 27, 2015
Visit for more information.\

Seniors - The priority deadline for scholarship applications at the
University of Arkansas at Monticello is March 1, 2015! This
includes institutional awards and privately funded scholarships. for more information.\

The Chancellor's Leadership Corps (CLC) is a comprehensive
scholars program at UALR that focuses on learning, leading, and
serving the community. These scholarships are renewable up to 4
years. The award amount can be up to $8,000 a year and up to
$32,000 for four years.
Scholarship Deadlines are as follows:
December 1, 2014: Priority
February 1, 2015: Preferred
April 1, 2015: Final Visit: for more information.\
UAMS College of Pharmacy is offering a summer camp for high
school rising seniors and recently graduated high school students
entering college interested in learning more about career pathway
opportunities in the profession of pharmacy. Applications are
available at Deadline is February 13, 2015.\
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution is
offering the Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship
to Native
Americans. The applicant must be an enrolled member of a Native
American tribe recognized at the federal or state level (must have
proof by an issued card by a Tribal Council or a letter from the
Tribal Council). Applications are available in the counseling center.
Application deadline is February 15, 2015.\

Seniors - The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program is for
extraordinary people who have over-come obstacles, and bettered
themselves and their communities. This program is for students
who plan to major in a field of study that focuses on engineering,
technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive
industry. For more information, visit
Deadline is February 27, 2015.\

The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) is pleased to
announce that applications are being accepted for the 2015

National Youth Science Camp until March 1, 2015. Two high school
seniors will receive a full scholarship to exchange ideas with
scientists and other professionals from the academic and corporate
worlds. The nearly month-long experience includes lectures and
hands-on research projects presented by scientists from across the
nation; overnight camping trips into the Monongahela National
Forest; and a visit to Washington D.C. The selected delegates must
not only demonstrate academic achievement in science, but also
show potential for thoughtful scientific leadership.
The NYSC experience is offered at no cost to its participants, so
that selected delegates may attend regardless of their financial
status. Contributions to the National Youth Science Foundation®
allow delegates to participate in this “once in a lifetime”
experience. Educational and recreational programming, as well as
meals, lodging, and round-trip air passage on scheduled airlines
are provided free of charge. Delegates arrive in Charleston, West
Virginia, on Wednesday, June 17, and depart on Saturday, July 11,
2015. The NYSC is held near Bartow in the eastern mountains of
West Virginia, within the Monongahela National Forest. Application
forms are available on the NYSC website
at<>. Applications must
be submitted by Friday, March 1, 2015. FOR MORE INFORMATION,
Michele Snyder at (501-682-7942) or
Seniors - The Major Jacob Gray Chapter, NSDAR Scholarship
application is available in the counseling center. A $750
scholarship is available to a student majoring in history, historical
preservation, elementary or secondary education, or medical field.
Applicants must have a 2.7 G.P.A. or higher on a 4.0 scale through
the first semester of their senior year. Deadline is March 1, 2015.\
Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program is accepting nominations for up
to $10,000 scholarships for the national winners. Students must be
between 6 and 18 years of age as of March 15, 2015 and not yet a
high school graduate. Volunteer efforts must have occurred in the
last year. Nominators must be 21 or older.
Visit for more information.
Deadline is March 13, 2015.\

Seniors - The American Legion is awarding (4) Coudret Trust
Foundation Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each and (4)
Garner Trust Foundation Scholarships in the amount of $2,500
each. Selections are based upon
American spirit, character, leadership quality, scholastic endeavor,
and basis of need. Applicants must be children, grandchildren, or
great-grandchildren of American Legionnaires in good standing of
two or more consecutive years membership. Operation Enduring
Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Era veterans are exempt
from the two-year membership requirement. Applications are
available in the counseling center. Deadline is March 14, 2015 at
the Arkansas Department Headquarters of the American Legion.\

BHMC Little Rock - A-Team Volunteer Program
A-Team (Amazing Teens Effectively Active in Medicine)
There is a program fee of $50 and a simple online application.
Applications will be accepted through March 15th from 9-12 grade
students. The program will run from June 15th to July 29th,
from 8:00 am - 12:00 noon Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays. 9th
& 10th grade students are eligible for the educational component
only, while 11th & 12th grade students may also be considered for
in-house volunteer service during the rest of the week.
Students will have the opportunity to experience panel discussions
with administrators, nurses, therapists, & other health-care
workers; have CPR training & other interactive activities; tour
MedFlight, eICU, Eye Center, Women's & Children's areas; shadow
health care professionals; watch filmed surgeries; participate in
team building activities.
Applications can be found at\
Seniors - If you are majoring in art at UCA, you may apply now for
the Windgate Scholarship. The scholarship is based on talent and
financial need and can be worth up to $2,000 per semester in the
freshman year, based on amount of financial need. The scholarship
is renewable and can increase up to $1,000 each year so that in the
senior year, up to $5,000 per semester may be awarded.
Applications and information is available in the counseling center.
Deadline is March 17, 2015.\

First Electric is offering an all-expense paid trip to the Electric
Cooperative Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. The trip will involve
more than 1,500 students from across the nation in touring our
nation's capital June 10-18. Any high school junior whose parents
or guardians are members (customers) of First Electric is eligible.
Applications are available
at Deadline is March 17, 2015.\
BHMC North Little Rock - Volunteen Program
Interested students will submit an online application, be entering
9th-12th grade, submit a copy of current report care (3.0 grade
point average), submit two letters of reference, & write a one-page
double spaced essay on "Why I want to be a Volunteen".
Applications must be sent in by March 20th by 4:00pm.
The program will run June 15th through July 30th. Selected teens
will work two days per week
either Monday/Tuesday or Wednesday/Thursday. For more
information & to submit information, contact Linda
Scott,, 3333 Springhill Drive, NLR,
AR 72117, or Fax: (501) 202-3062.
Applications can be found at\

Baptist Health Schools Little Rock deadlines are quickly
approaching! We offer programs ranging from one year programs
right out of high school to more advanced Bachelor degree
programs. Programs seniors can apply for with no previous college
courses taken:
Registered Nursing: Application deadline June 1st


Practical Nursing: Application deadline June 1st
Histotechnology (must have a math & biology course in
high school): Application deadline March 1st


Sleep Technology: Application deadline April 1st
Surgical Technology: Application deadline April 15th

We offer state and federal financial aid options, as well as local
scholarships earned by students. We are proud to also offer Baptist

Health Foundation Scholarships, open to all students. These
scholarships vary in award and you can find the application with
the Financial Aid Office. If you have any questions about the types
of financial aid offered, please contact our Financial Aid Office at
Students who are planning on attending UALR (University of
Arkansas at Little Rock) in the Fall 2015, please come by the
counseling center and speak with Mrs. Miller about a scholarship
opportunity. Deadline April 1, 2015.\
First Electric Cooperative is accepting applications for the 2015
scholarship program. Five $2,000 scholarships will be awarded.
Parents or guardians must be members of First Electric. for more information. Deadline is April
1, 2015 by 5 p.m.\
Seniors - If you are interested in the LPN program at ASU Beebe,
the application deadline is April 17, 2015 for the August 2015
program. Applicants must have an acceptable ACT/Compass Score
and must score well on the TEAS V test (a nursing entrance test).
Visit for
more information. Apply early!!\
The 2015 Ernest Whitelaw-Don Kinney Scholarship is awarded by
the American Indian Center of Arkansas. Seniors must provide
Indian documentation (CDIB card) from a federally recognized
tribe. Applications are available at Deadline
is April 17, 2015.\
Seniors - The Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship is now available
for current or former athletes at the high school or college level.
The $1,000 scholarship will only be used for the cost of tuition and
books. Apply at Deadline is June 1, 2015.\

The "Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship is a $1,000
scholarship for students interested in a fashion degree.
Visit for more information.
Deadline is June 1, 2015.\

The "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship is a $1,000
scholarship for students pursuing a degree in an animation career
path. Visit for more
information. Deadline is June 1, 2015.
Seniors - The Colleges Sports Recruiting Scholarship is now
available for current or former student athletes. You do not need
to be a college athlete to apply. This $1,000 scholarship will be
awarded to a student who best represents a true leader in sports
and life.
Visit for
more information. Deadline is July 1, 2015.\