South Summit High School new students or students needing a schedule change can contact Maria by email firstname.lastname@example.org or starting August 7th, by phone (435) 783-4887 to schedule an appointment.
The SSHS Greenhouse is open! 10-2 on Tuesday-Friday and Saturday (May 11) 9-11 a.m. or email Mrs. Christensen (email@example.com) for an appointment.
Aspire testing for 9th & 10th graders is Tues. Apr. 30 & Wed. May 1. CORRECTED SCHEDULE: Grades 9 & 10 test in am, beginning @ 7:40, Grades 11 & 12 come @ 10:40. Bell schedule as follows: 2nd hr 10:40-11:15, lunch, 3rd 11: 49-12:24, 1st 12:28-1:03, 4th 1:07-1:42, 5th 1:46-2:20.
Junior boys interested in attending Boys State this summer need to see Ms. Regan in the Counseling Office ASAP! The American Legion Boys State program is the country's premiere summer youth camp designed to develop leadership and promote civic responsibility in young men.
Big week for scholarships! Please submit Kamas Storage by Wed., and Lions Club/Pat Moran Foundation and Oakley Civic Club by Friday. Also, you must have submitted your 10 scholarships & fill out the SSEF application by Friday. See southsummitfoundation.org for the application!
StepUp to College Costs Scholarships for 8th & 9th graders and for 10th & 11th graders are due on 4/15! Students are encouraged to use StepUp's resources to learn about paying for college and apply for a scholarship at the same time. See https://stepuputah.com/paying-for-college/
Seniors planning to attend UVU/Wasatch Campus should apply to be a Student Representative! Earn a half-tuition scholarship by getting involved on campus through service projects, high school visits and community events. See Ms. Regan for an application packet, due 4/12/19.
Current Juniors interested in becoming a Sterling Scholar can select Sterling Scholar as a class next year. You must have above average scholarship, leadership and citizenship. If you are passionate in the pursuit of excellence, sign up or see Ms. Regan in Counseling Office.
Community Meeting March 21st 6:00-6:25 p.m. HS Gym (immediately prior to Front Line/Blue Line): Learn about the proposed bond and how it will impact you.
March 21st Community Meeting (immediately prior to Front Line/Blue Line): Learn about the proposed bond and how it will impact you.
Great news for Sophomores & Juniors! You can learn about paying for college and apply for a scholarship at the same time! Check out the StepUp to College Costs Scholarship for 10th & 11th Graders right here: https://stepuputah.com/stepup-college-costs-scholarship-10th-11th-rules/
Deadline is TOMORROW, March 1st for Educator of the Year nominations. Get yours in today! http://southsummitfoundation.org/programs/excellent-educator-award/
ACT Scholarship Giveaway: 10th & 11th Graders who register to take the ACT Test in April, June or July can enter to win a $40,000 scholarship and $5,000 tech package! Register at www.actstudent.org and opt-in for the chance to win!
Sophomores, juniors & seniors are invited to a Diversity Leadership Conference at Utah State University on Fri. Mar. 22. You will attend leadership development workshops, interview for scholarships and learn about campus resources. Register at www.usu.edu/admissions/events/dlc
For students attending college tours tomorrow, report to school at the regular time & come to the auditorium. If you did not order a sack lunch from the school, bring your lunch or bring money to buy it. If you do not come to school, you must have a parent call & excuse you.
The Regents' Scholarship presentation scheduled for this evening has been canceled due to weather. The UHEAA rep was asked not to travel up here. We are sorry for the inconvenience and will let you know when we get the presentation rescheduled.
Students in grades 9 - 11 & parents are invited to attend the Regents' Scholarship Presentation during Parent Teacher Conference on Wed. Feb. 13 @ 6pm in the HS Auditorium. A scholarship expert from Utah Higher Ed will explain how to plan & prepare for the Regents' Scholarship.
Freshmen, sophomores & seniors are invited to attend one of three college tours on ACT Test Day, Feb. 20. You can visit Davis Tech, SLCC/U of U, or Weber State (sophomores only). Fill out the survey at http://southsummitut.apptegy.us/o/high-school/page/surveys--5
Higher Ed Day for Juniors is Thursday, Feb. 7. All juniors will travel by bus to Wasatch High School at 7:15am to hear an overview of Utah colleges and choose three college presentations to attend. Best dress is suggested. See Ms. Regan if you have not pre-registered.
Juniors who have a strong interest in Math, Science & Technology, check out Engineering State at USU! EState is a fun-filled 4 day summer camp where participants will explore how engineering has changed our world & learn what a degree in engineering is all about. estate.usu.edu
South Summit Education Foundation scholarship applications are now available. Get up to $1,000 towards your college education. Visit http://southsummitfoundation.org/programs/student-scholarships/ for more information and to apply.
Are you a Junior in HS who is interested in Southern Utah University? Apply for the Governor's Honors Academy, a nine day learning and leadership academy, where you will earn 6 college credits and a full tuition scholarship to SUU! Applications due 3/4/19. See www.suu.edu/gha.
Update: Verizon has agreed to allow Remind messages to continue over their text messaging system, so you DO NOT have to download the Remind app to continue receiving Remind notifications!
Only one week left to apply for the State CTE Scholarships! If you plan to go into a CTE field like Culinary Arts, Cosmetology, Heavy Equipment Operator & more, you should apply! Worth up to 1 year of tuition! See https://www.schools.utah.gov/cte/resources/scholarshipsawards
Seniors, the Regents' Scholarship deadline is two weeks away! It takes time to fill out the application, and to get your transcripts sent, especially if you need to request one for your Concurrent Enrollment classes from UVU. Go to regentsscholarship.org or come see Ms. Regan!
**DUE TO UNEXPECTED CIRCUMSTANCES, THE START TIME OF THE BOARD MEETING OF SOUTH SUMMIT SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 17 WILL BE DELAYED UNTIL THERE IS A QUORUM PRESENT**
Attention Remind users: If you have Verizon Wireless as your phone carrier & currently get Remind messages by text, you must download the app or turn on email notifications for your account. Download the free Remind app on the iOS App Store, on Google Play, or at rmd.me/a.
Scholarship Workshop today after school in the Media Center, open to all seniors. Come find out how you can get free money for college!
Mark your calendars for a special presentation during Parent Teacher Conferences on Feb. 13! At 6pm in the HS Auditorium, a Scholarship Specialist from the Utah System of Higher Ed will host an information session on how to plan & prepare for the Regents' Scholarship!
Did you know there are scholarships for students as young as 4th grade? Check out the Scholarships page at ssummit.org for "Scholarships for Younger Students"! http://southsummitut.apptegy.us/o/high-school/page/scholarships-for-younger-students
Bring a non-perishable can of food to Wednesday's boys basketball game against North Summit and get $1.00 off your admission
We will have a bi-lingual expert here for the FAFSA Completion Night on Wed. 11/28 6 - 8pm. Please come and take advantage of the opportunity to get help filling out this important form for college financial aid! Bring tax forms from 2017 for both parent & student.
Seniors, did you miss it the first time? We're giving you another chance to get free, expert help with your college financial aid. FAFSA Completion Night is next Wed. Nov. 28 from 6 - 8 pm in the HS Media Ctr. Bring a parent & your tax returns from 2017. Don't miss it!
Teachers & students, get excited about College Application Week and wear your college gear tomorrow!
Are you ready for College Application Week? All seniors will have the chance to apply to college next week during their English class. College reps will be here to help, and some colleges will offer fee waivers!
Triumph Group Field Trip November 16, 2018 @ 8:30 Sign up with Mrs. A by Nov. 1 Triumph services the commercial and military aerospace industry. (Engineering, Manufacturing, etc.) http://www.triumphgroup.com
Any senior who will be a first generation college student is invited to the UVU 1st Generation Conference on Friday, Nov. 9. Come learn what you need to know to be successful in college! Sign up in the Counseling Office by Fri. Nov. 2.
Utah College Application Week is coming to SSHS! The week of 11/12 - 11/16, every senior will have the opportunity to apply to at least one college during the school day, with help from counselors and college reps. Where will you apply?
All athletes that are planning on trying out or participating in winter sports need to make sure to register or update your RMA profile.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away!
An apple a day keeps the doctor away! #nationalschoollunchweek #NSLW18 #southsummitschooldistrict
Get ready to spend an evening in awe. The South Summit String Orchestra is presenting a benefit concert to raise money for the program. Special guest Shrink the Giant will perform! Nov. 2nd 6:00-7:00 p.m. silent auction, 7:00 p.m. concert at the Middle School.
Who loves these lunch ladies? We do!
Today is the 2nd annual statewide apple crunch. Schools across Utah will enjoy locally grown apples and apple-related activities throughout the day. Last year over 65,000 kids across the state of Utah crunched into delicious local apples—will we be able to beat that record?
Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance presents Dr. Brad Reedy. Monday, Nov. 5th from 6-8 p.m. at South Summit Middle School. #summitcountyhd #summitcountymentalwellnessalliance
School lunch rocks with these ladies!
Seniors! Tonight is the night to get free, expert help with your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)! Come to the Media Center anytime between 6 and 8 pm, and you will be eligible to apply for the StepUp Utah FAFSA Scholarship!
Interact Club Blood Drive Wed. Oct. 10 from 10am-4pm (HS small gym). Students 16+ with parental consent and healthy adults are encouraged to donate blood! Sign up at https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=84036 or email Amy Regan firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mark your calendars for FAFSA Completion Night on Monday, Oct. 8, where you can get expert help filing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Seniors & parents are invited to attend the Financial Aid Information Presentation during Parent Teacher Conferences, Wed. Oct. 3 at 6pm in the HS Auditorium. Get the information you need to navigate the college financial aid process!
Don't miss Opportunities Night Oct. 15th! Keynote: Dr. Hank Smith; community resource booths; food trucks; and more! Plus, childcare is available.
Seniors & parents, SSHS is hosting a FAFSA Completion Open House for you to get expert help completing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Please join us on 10/8 from 6 - 8 pm, and you'll be eligible to apply for a FAFSA Completion Scholarship!
Seniors & senior parents, please join the Remind group for "Graduating Seniors 2019" to get the info you need for graduation, scholarships, applying to college and more: text @87ah8g to 81010.
Please, please, please help keep our kids safe! Stop when you see the school bus "STOP" arm down. http://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/730974/national-stop-arm-survey-counts-over-80k-illegal-passes-of-school-buses
Be advised: New cell phone and attendance policy at the high school. See the website for full details.