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of the classroom.  Teachers are constantly providing new, and interesting learning experiences in the class and through club and organization activities.  This ensures that Sloan-Hendrix is never a dull place.  There is always something happening on campus at any given moment.  This page will be updated as often as possible to help you keep up with ...

October 2012


Homecoming Week at Sloan-Hendrix started out on Monday, October 29 with Neon/Bling Bling Day.


SHHS FFA members attended the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis during October 22-26.

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Lawrence County Sheriff Jody Dotson was on campus Wednesday, October 24, for an assembly with the high school students in conjunction with
Red Ribbon Week.
Sloan-Hendrix Superintendent Mitch Walton inspects the construction site for the new Fine Arts building.
Three Sloan-Hendrix students were selected for All-Region choir on Saturday, October 20.  Catrina Williams, 7th grader, has been selected for the Alto II section of the Junior High All-Region Womens' Choir. Sara Bowers, 11th grade, placed 24th in the Alto II section, placing her in the Senior High All-Region Womens' Choir. Ivory Wells, 11th grade, placed 8th in the Soprano I section, placing her in the Senior High All-Region Mixed Choir.  In addition, due to her high score at tryouts, Ivory Wells will audition for All-State Choir in February.

All-Region choirs are comprised of the best singers from schools in our region. Students are selected by blind auditions, trying out on 3 musical selections that were prepared in the weeks leading to auditions. 100 or more students auditioned on each voice part, with 45 selected from each section as members of the choir. These students will travel to ASU on November 3rd to participate in an all-day rehearsal and concert with the other students in the region who were placed in the All-Region choirs.

These people were among the hundreds at Sloan-Hendrix who wore pink on Friday, October 19 to show their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Sloan-Hendrix's flu shot clinic was held on Thursday, October 18.  Local parent volunteers were:  Patti Davis, April Rainwater, Natasha Jackson, Ali Seamans and Ashley Dixon.  The Dept. of Health workers were:  Amy Howell, RN, Pam Wileman, RN, Gwen Godwin, RN and Debbie Cato and Deanna Saunders clerical. Becky Foreman also helped.  The program was organized by Sloan-Hendrix school nurse, Susan Malone.  Approximately 230 students and staff received flu shots on Thursday.
SHHS FCA attended FCA ASU Gameday on Saturday, October 13.

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The Black and Gold Games took place on Thursday, October 11.

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Seven seniors from the Sloan-Hendrix medical occupations classes participated in “A Day in the Life” program at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro on Wednesday, October 10. 

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On Thursday, October 4, the Sloan-Hendrix eighth grade class traveled to the Ozark Folk Center and Blanchard Springs Caverns.  

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Lady Hound basketball players can't hide their Greyhound spirit the day of the Black and Gold Games, Thursday, October 11.
Welcome to
Basketball Season!

SHHS Club Meeting Day for October was held on Wednesday, October 10.

SHHS FBLA attended the Fall Leadership Conference in Jonesboro on Tuesday, October 9.

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The SHHS FFA held a cookout on Friday, October 5 to thank those members who took part in the cleanup after the rodeo at the Lawrence County Fair.
On Wednesday, October 3, SHHS journalism students visited KAIT8 Studios and the Arkansas Radio Broadcasting Studios in Jonesboro.

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The SHHS cross country team competed in Salem on Tuesday, October 2

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Sloan-Hendrix Happenings Page Last updated 11/1/12

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