Daily Announcements

Reported by Xavier Dirker

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Reminder students: There is no school tomorrow or Monday.

Due to the coronavirus outbreak all Science Olympiad events have been canceled for the remainder of the year. We will not have a regional competition on Saturday. Thanks to all who dedicated their time and efforts.

The University of Akron Workforce Training Solutions is offering summer reading and writing skills programs. Classes are offered on campus in Akron, Kent and North Canton. See flyers in student services for dates and times.

Sign-up slots are officially available for our annual blood drive next Wednesday, March 18. Stop by the NHS table during your lunch period for more information and to sign up to donate blood. Any questions? Stop by Room 130 or email Mrs. Ball at ballt@hoban.org.

<<Knock on table>>Hey Hoban, do you hear that? That's the sound of opportunity knocking. If you have an idea for an original product or business, what are you waiting for? Submit your three-page executive summary for the NEO Pitch semifinals to Mr. Dzik by this Friday. Winners will be invited to pitch at Kent State for a chance to win cash prizes. Information forms can be found in the central office or picked up from Mr. Dzik. Your path to starting your own business starts today.

Attention juniors and seniors who applied last month for membership in National Honor Society: Emails have been sent out regarding acceptance and our induction ceremony. Check your emails and RSVP by Monday, March 23. Questions? See Mrs. Ball in Room 130.

Juniors: If you are interested in applying to be a Eucharistic Minister next school year, stop by the campus ministry office to pick up an application. The last day to pick up an application will be on Wednesday, April 8. Applications will then be due on Wednesday, April 22, at 3 p.m.

Announcements are read each morning before third period. A video is posted on this page. They should be submitted by 3:30 p.m. on the day before they are to be read. Email them to dailyannouncements@hoban.org.