Hampton Rotary is sponsoring three (3) $2,500 scholarships for seniors in the Hampton Township School District, Class of 2020. Applicants must complete a 500-750 word essay. Scholarship applicant finalists must be present for a 10-15 minute interview which will be conducted at the High School. Completed applications are due to Mrs. Koprivnikar no later than Wednesday April 15. Stop by the Counseling Office or check out the Scholarship page on Naviance for a copy of the application and further details.
Attention Seniors - The Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for the Educational Foundation Scholarships. Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students attending a 2- or 4-year college or university and ten $500 scholarships will be awarded to students attending a trade school. Applications and essays are due no later than March 18. See the Naviance website scholarships page or stop by the counseling office for more details.
The Poff Elementary Faculty and Staff is awarding two scholarships to former Poff Elementary students. If you are interested, write a brief essay about a Poff memory that influenced you. Essays are due to Poff by Friday, March 27. Stop by the Counseling Office or check out the Scholarships page on Naviance for more details.
Vitalant and Hampton High School are teaming up to host a blood drive on Wednesday, April 1st. If you are at least 16 years old and 110 pounds, you are eligible to donate. Please see the information on the bulletin boards or see the nurse to register. Not eligible to donate but want to help? See the nurse for more information. All donors and volunteers will receive community service hours and be eligible to apply for a scholarship their senior year.
The United States Military Academy Admissions Field Force for Western PA invites students and families to an All Service Academies and Senior Military College Admissions Seminar on Thursday, April 2 from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at the North Hills Middle School Auditorium. Presentations by representatives of the U.S. Military, Naval, Air Force Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine Academies, as well as the Citadel Military College of South Carolina, will take place with breakout sessions afterward. Stop by the counseling office for more information.
Hampton Township is in need of volunteers for several upcoming events in late Spring and early summer. If you are interested in any of these opportunities provide Mr. Stickney with your name and email address.
- Community Easter Egg Hunt on April 4th from 12 noon to 4 pm
- Recycle Rama on May 16th from 8 am to 1 pm
- July 3rd Fireworks Celebration from 3 pm to 8 pm
Are you in need of job this summer? Hampton Township has opportunities for you to work at the community pool or summer camp. Join the lifeguard team. You must be at least 15 years old. Starting pay is $9.50 an hour. If you are 16 or older and have experience with children, you might be an ideal counselor for the Summer Play Camp program that runs Mondays through Fridays from June 8th to August 14th. You can find information outside the Enrichment Office for both opportunities.
Township of Hampton is seeking American Red Cross certified lifeguards for summer employment at the Outdoor Pool. Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day, flexible hours & shifts, weekends and holidays, competitive wages, friendships and fun, feel-good workplace. Must be at least 15 years old and meet swimming standards. Starting pay...$9.50/hour. Applications are accepted year-round and can be picked up at the Community Center or on the website www.hampton-pa.org
The Township will reimburse the certification fee for lifeguards hired and employed by the Township. A class is scheduled for April 24 & 25 and May 1 & 2 at the Hampton Indoor Pool. Contact Bill Ryder to register and for details.
Questions: call Bill Ryder at 412-487-7870 x1316.
It's not too early to start thinking about Prom! Each year, Project Prom gives eligible high school students the opportunity to choose free formal attire from a selection of currently styled formal gowns, shoes and accessories. To find your perfect dress and accessories, visit the Project Prom website for eligibility requirements at www.alleghenycounty.us/Project, or you can stop by the counseling office or see Mrs. Taylor for additional information.