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Upcoming Events

The THSouth Band will hold their annual Spring Concert on March 24th @8:00 pm. This event is free and the public is welcome to attend.

The National Honor Society will induct new members on Wednesday March 25th @7:00 pm.  See Ms. Kyle for more information.

Spring Break will be Monday March 30th through Friday April 3rd.

The annual Revue production will be held on Thursday April 9th and Friday April 10th in the auditorium.  See Mr. Jarvis for more information.

Hall of Distinction Class of 2015 will be inducted on Friday April 17th.  See Mrs. Schuck for more information.

The Academic Banquet will be held on Tuesday April 28th at 6:30 @ Hulman Center

Prom will be held on Saturday May 2nd @Hulman Center.  

Envirothon Team Heads to State!

Congratulations to the Terre Haute South Science Envirothon Team! They recently competed in the Indiana Envirothon Regional Competition and earned a first place medal to advance on to the state level.  A total of 8 teams were tested on their knowledge in the following areas: aquatics, forestry, soil, wildlife and urban forestry. The state competition will be held April 29 in Washington, Indiana
Team members include: Helena Bierly, Skyler Cottrell, Lindley Higham, Wyatt Johnston, and Rachel SensemanThe team is coached by Ms. Ashley Cassell, AP Environmental Science Teacher

Picture from left to right are:  Coach Ms. Ashley Cassell, Lindley Higham, Helena Bierly, Wyatt Johnston, Skyler Cottrell, and Rachel Senseman
Envirothon Team

Academic Honors Banquet

The Parent Network will be at South next week selling tickets for the Academic Honors Banquet.  They will be located just outside of the Treasurer's (Ms. Keegan) office – across from the pool. Tickets are $18.00 (eligible students are free) and will be sold as follows:


Date                                   Time                    

Monday (3/23)              Lunch Hours*   (Ticket sales on this date are for Seniors only)      


Tuesday (3/24)              Before School  7:30am – 8:10am  and  Lunch Hours*         


Wednesday (3/25)         Lunch Hours*


Thursday (3/26)            Lunch Hours*  


*Lunch Hours – approximately 10:40am – 12:50pm


Science News!

Congratulations to the THSouth Research Team who competed at the Hoosier State Science and Engineering Fair on Saturday, March 21, 2015 on the IUPUI campus in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Topping the awards was Senior Researcher Anthea Weng who won the top Senior SEFI Scholarship, the Joe and Reba Weaver Scholarship, of $6,000 to be used at any Indiana college or university of her choice.  Anthea has been involved in high school science research all four years at Terre Haute South Vigo High School. Anthea also won the Young Female Scientific Excellence Award sponsored by Lilly and the Notre Dame College of Science Award.

Senior Priya Kirtley was a US Navy cash award winner of $75.00 while Junior Tingyue Cui was awarded the Ivy Tech Biotechnology Award.

Junior Sabin Karki was awarded an Overall Third Place and $100.00 in the HSEF High School Junior Class Awards while Amit Chakrabarti won an Overall Second Place and $200.00 in the HSEF High School Sophomore Class Awards.

Senior Priya Kirtley, Junior Sabin Karki, and Sophomore Amit Chakrabarti were named 2015 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair Finalists who will join the top twenty-three Indiana High School Science Researchers at the Intel ISEF in Pittsburgh, PA, May 10 through 15, 2015 to present their research.

They will be accompanied by their Terre Haute South Science Research Sponsor and AP Chemistry teacher, Mrs. Melanie Huber

Pictured below (Left to Right): Sabin Karki, Amit Chakrabarti, Priya Kirtley, Tingyue Cui, and Anthea Weng.
Researchers 1

Science Olympiad Team


Congratulations to the THSouth Science Olympiad Team who competed at the Indiana State Science Olympiad on the Indiana University Campus in Bloomington on Saturday, March 21, 2015.

Placing second in Bungee Drop were Anthony Weng and Journey Warner while Christoper Dalloul and Mitchell Clinkenbeard placed fifth in Technical Problem Solving.

Members include: William Warner, Shivani Purohit, JJ Faught, Harleen Kaur, Julie Mardini, Maria Martinez, Journey Warner, Kajun Miller, Puni Rawala, Mitchell Clinkenbeard, Christopher Dalloul, John Dalloul, Rishi Patel, Harjas Singh, Anthony Weng, and Devin Dong.

The Terre Haute South Science Olympiad Team is coached by Anatomy/Biology/Chemistry teacher Mrs. Katie Miller and Physics/Chemistry Teacher Ms. Samantha Henry.
Science Olympiad Team

Winter Guard Heading to Nationals!

On March 21st  the THS Varsity Winter Guard competed at the Indiana High School Color Guard Association's State Finals with their show, "You Know Where To Find Me".  After a fantastic season of placing first and second at all of the IHSCGA shows they competed in, we are pleased to announce that the Winter Guard came in 2nd place and brought home the silver medal out of the 19 groups who qualified in class A finals!  This is the 4th year in a row that the group has qualified for state finals and the highest they have ever placed!  The group will now prepare to compete on the national level, as they are attending the Winter Guard International World Championship in Dayton Ohio on April 16-17.  The 17 member group is under the direction of Ms. Nicole Murphy.

Congratulations on bringing home the silver medal
good luck in Dayton!

Front row: Emma Pohlar, Ally Smith, Emma Warnock, Kelsey Lindsay, Kayla Walters-Riggs, Elizabeth Kerns, Katie Tillery, Rozlyn King

Second row:  Grace Burt, Sara Stewart, Becca Sekaz, Lauren Raines

Back row:  Director Nicole Murphy, Olivia Frey, Jocelyn Brink, Jolene Lister, Samantha Scarbrough, Brittany Orndorff.
Winter Guard

Congratulations Chess Team!

Congratulations to the South Chess team for earning 7th place in the State Finals last Saturday, March 21st.  Congrats to Jacob Norris, Grant Stamper, Jonathan Ji, and Marcus Voges for their awesome chess playing skills and overall finish.

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