Nov. 4 & 5 – No School
There will be no classes held on Monday, Nov. 4th AND Tuesday, Nov. 5th due to Diocesan Professional Development.
Enjoy your four day weekend!
FAFSA Frenzy – Oct. 23rd
During Parent/Teacher Conferences on Oct. 23rd from 6-8pm, the counselors will be available to help families fill out the federal financial aid form which is required for any student to receive financial aid or scholarships. This is for both students and parents – bring your FSA ID and parent tax return information.
**Important** – An FSA ID must be set up for BOTH the primary parent and the student. Apply for this ID BEFORE coming to the frenzy by going to fsaid.ed.gov.
Color Run 2019 – Oct. 26th
Helias will be hosting our 2nd Annual Helias Color Crusade 5K this fall on October 26, 2019! This is a family fun event and will be from 9am-11am. Come join the fun and get full of color!
Click here for registration form, Crusade route and more information.
ACT Test – Oct. 26th
ACT Testing on Saturday, Oct. 26th at 8 am at Helias. Deadline for registration is Fri., Sept. 20th. Late deadline is Fri., Oct. 4th – please note, if sent by mail it must be received by Oct. 4th regardless of the postmark date!
Be sure to bring a calculator, two #2 pencils, photo ID and admission ticket. Students should meet inside the old main doors next to the stairs and crucifix. Doors will be open. Please show up by 7:30-7:45.
More information can be found at http://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act/test-day.html.
Upcoming ACT Tests at Helias
Dec. 14th with registration deadline of Nov. 8th and late registration date Nov. 22nd.
Feb. 8th with registration deadline of Jan. 10th and late registration date of Jan. 17th.
Apr. 4th with registration deadline of Feb. 28th and late registration date of Mar. 13th.
Oct. 18th – NHS/Senior Apps & Snacks
On Friday, October 18th two things are happening in our Guidance & Counseling Office.
First, the NHS applications are due to Mrs. Heislen or Mrs. Fennewald on this date.
Second, Senior Apps & Snacks will be held in the Student Success Center for the seniors all day. Visit us to get help filling out college applications and grab a snack while you are there! Come by any time but during study hall would be the best.
Parent/Teacher Conferences – Oct. 23rd
There will be noon dismissal on October 23rd. No after school supervision will be provided.
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be from 5-7pm that evening in the Old Gym. Please be sure you have checked your students grades and talked with them about their classes. If you would like to conference with your student’s teachers in person, please plan to attend.
Benedictine Night – Oct. 17th
PSAT Test (Juniors) – Oct. 16th
For those Juniors that have signed up to take the PSAT Test, please be at Columbia College at 3314 Emerald Lane by 8 a.m. on Wed., Oct. 16th.
Students should bring an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers and an acceptable calculator. Do not bring in cell phones or smart watches, or mechanical pencils. They may bring a backup calculator or batteries.
The test may run until 12:30 p.m, therefore, will miss lunch at Helias and will need to pick up lunch on the way back to school.
Oct. 16 – FAFSA Night
Sept. 30th – All School Retreat
Monday, Sept. 30th is the Helias Catholic All School Retreat.