April 6, 2016

posted Apr 6, 2016, 5:55 AM by Diana Schlater   [ updated Apr 6, 2016, 5:57 AM ]

1. SENIOR SUPERLATIVE VOTING is THIS WEEK! SENIORS CHECK your EMAIL for a LINK to the VOTING FORM. REPRESENTATIVES will be going to SENIOR FLIGHT TIMES to HELP with instructions. You MUST LOGIN to your GRAHAM ACCOUNT and you may only VOTE ONCE.

2. REMINDER: Family and friends have put together a fundraising event for Devon Allen, a Graham graduate, who suffered a traumatic brain injury. Everyone is invited to the “Small Steps 5K” which will take place on Sunday afternoon, April 17, at 3:00 at the GYAA Baseball Park. You can walk or run to show support for Devon and his family. For more information, go to www.smallsteps5K.com.

3. If you are a SENIOR and you are looking for SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES and you PLAN to MAJOR in a BUSINESS RELATED FIELD, STOP by the GUIDANCE OFFICE for an APPLICATION for THE DAILY GRIND GOOD STEWARD SCHOLARSHIP. The DEADLINE to TURN IN your APPLICATION is Friday, April 22.

4. This is FFA WEEK: To CELEBRATE WEAR a HAT to SCHOOL TOMORROW (4/7). If you PLAN to WEAR a HAT, you MUST PURCHASE a STICKER. The STICKER MUST be DISPLAYED on your HAT. STICKERS will be SOLD TODAY (4/6) DURING LUNCH PERIODS for $1.00. ALL PROCEEDS will go to CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL. FFA FUN FACTS: Cows can sleep standing up-but they can only dream lying down; blueberries are the 2nd most popular berry in the US; eggs age more in one day at room temperature than in 1 week in the refrigerator; in 1 day a honey bee can fly 12 miles and pollinate up to 10,000 flowers; there are about 600 kernels on each ear of corn and heart valves from hogs are used to replace damaged or diseased human heart valves.

5. The CHAMPAIGN COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP is AVAILABLE in the GUIDANCE OFFICE.

6. AG OLYMPICS is RESCHEDULED to TOMORROW (4/7) EVENING at 6:30. Be sure to TURN IN your PERMISSION FORM to Mrs. Wallace for FRIDAY’S (4/8) COMMUNITY SERVICE DAY.

7. ALL FCCLA MEMBERS need to SEE Mrs. Jarzab TODAY (4/6) or TOMORROW (4/7) DURING FLIGHT TIME to get your PERMISSION FORM for STATE CONFERENCE. PERMISSION FORMS are DUE NEXT Monday (4/11).

8. ATTENTION STUDENT SENATE MEMBERS: There will be a STUDENT SENATE MEETING TOMORROW (4/7) DURING FLIGHT TIME in Mrs. Lewis’s ROOM.

9. CONGRATULATIONS to the following students who are being INDUCTED into the NATIONAL TECHNICAL HONOR SOCIETY: Addison Rose, Kevin Haines, Liam Smith, Makenna Parker, Megan Lewis and Robyn Riley.