Talawanda High School Blog

THS Enews 9/4/2020

Posted on: September 4, 2020

Talawanda High School E-News - September 4, 2020



  • **Important** All students and families need to complete FinalForms! Click the link to confirm/update your information and sign the required forms.


  • Now you can apply on-line for your children to receive free or reduced-price school meals! Your application will be sent from a secure web site directly to the Child Nutrition office, so you don't need to worry about filling out a paper form that could be lost or misplaced. Find the links here.



  • Talawanda is offering a Fall food program. Every Monday families may pick up 5 breakfasts and lunches. These will be provided free of charge for families that qualify for free lunch, at a reduced cost for families that qualify for reduced lunch, and for a small charge for others. Find more information here. Because of Labor Day the pick up will be on Tuesday next week.


  • Any 10th or 11th-grade student that is interested in signing up for the PSAT should check their Talawanda email account for information from Mr. Davie and Mr. Phelps.  The deadline to sign up is September 9th at noon. 


  • Best Buddies will have our first virtual meeting of the year on Wednesday, September 9 at 2pm. All students are encouraged to join us! Please email Mrs. Sammons at sammonsa@talawanda.org or president Sophia Thomposon at sophia.thompson@talawanda.org with questions and to get the Zoom link. You can also read about the club at https://sites.google.com/talawanda.org/ths-mrs-sammons/best-buddies.


  • Students interested in Mock Trial or writing for The Talawanda Tribune please email Ms. Weatherwax weatherwaxa@talawanda.org for more information, and check out the group pages on her Google Site!


  • People in need of art supplies can email Mr. McWilliams or Mrs. Claire. clairec@talawanda.org or mcwilliamsj@talawanda.org.




  • There will be home football games on August 28th, September 11th, and September 18th! Please review the guidelines for attending at this link.


  • Want to be involved in making Talawanda High School a better place and develop leadership skills? Join YIT! 




THS CALENDAR OF Events- 9/6/20 to 9/12/20


Sunday, September 6th

No events scheduled


Monday, September 7th

Labor Day- No School!


3 – 4 pm Setting Stone Meeting, Virtual

7 – 9 pm Mock Trial Meeting, Virtual


Tuesday, September 8th

3 – 4 pm Talawanda Tribune Meeting, Virtual

4 pm Food Distribution Pickup, High School Main Entrance

6 – 8 pm Full Band (staggered arrival times)


Wednesday, September 9th

10:00 am FFA meeting, Virtual, Zoom link in Google Classrooms

1:30 – 2:30 pm Talawanda Hope Club, Virtual

2 – 3 pm Best Buddies, Virtual

3 – 5 pm Mock Trial, Virtual

6 – 7 pm Environment & Natural Science Club, Virtual

7 – 8:30 pm Band Booster Meeting



Thursday, September 10th

7 – 8 am Thursday Coffee Talk, Virtual

6 – 8 pm Full Band (staggered arrival times)


Friday, September 11th

No events scheduled


Saturday, September 12th

No events scheduled