December 18, 2015

posted Dec 18, 2015, 5:09 AM by Diana Schlater   [ updated Dec 18, 2015, 5:09 AM ]

1.   EXTRA COPIES of the 2015 YEARBOOK (last school year) are AVAILABLE for $75 EACH.  If you are INTERESTED in PURCHASING a 2015 YEARBOOK, CONTACT a YEARBOOK STAFF MEMBER, SEE Mrs. Merritt or STOP BY Mrs. Merritt’s ROOM (B165) during 1st PERIOD or AFTER SCHOOL.  Make CHECKS PAYABLE to GRAHAM HIGH SCHOOL.  FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED!

 2.   REMINDER:  Monday (12/21) and Tuesday (12/22) will be MID-YEAR EXAMS for YEAR-LONG COURSES.  These 2 days will OPERATE on an ADJUSTED BLOCK SCHEDULE (there will be NO FLIGHT TIME).  You will ATTEND ALL CLASSES, just as you would on a normal block day – Monday (12/21) will be periods 1,3,5,7 and Tuesday (12/22) will be periods 2,4,6,8 but you will TAKE EXAMS in YEAR-LONG COURSE CLASSES.  SEMESTER COURSE CLASSES will TAKE EXAMS on Thursday, January 14 and Friday, January 15.  These 2 days will OPERATE on the SAME ADJUSTED BLOCK SCHEDULE being used for YEAR-LONG COURSE EXAMS and Wednesday, January 13, will NOT be a BLOCK DAY.  AGAIN, for SEMESTER COURSE CLASSES you will ATTEND ALL CLASSES but will only TAKE EXAMS in SEMESTER COURSE CLASSES. 

 3.   FCCLA with the GHS STAFF are holding a “FUN SLIPPER” COMPETITION to raise money for the family of Charlene Pullins.  Staff members wore slippers on Monday and Tuesday and pictures were taken of their slippers.  PICTURES were place on JARS that are LOCATED in the CAFETERIA.  VOTE for your FAVORITE PAIR by placing your SPARE CHANGE in the JAR TODAY (12/18).  ALL MONEY COLLECTED will be DONATED to the PULLINS FAMILY.  The WINNER of the SLIPPER COMPETITION will be ANNOUNCED Monday (12/21).

 4.   The CAREER CONNECTIONS CLASSES will be SELLING CANDY CANES TODAY (12/18) DURING LUNCH PERIODS for 50 CENTS EACH.  You can PURCHASE for yourself, a friend or a teacher.  If purchasing for someone else, tags will be provided to write a personalized message.  Candy canes will be DELIVERED at the END OF THE DAY TODAY (12/18).  ALL PROCEEDS will be DONATED to the Christmas Family SPONSORED by the Career Connections classes.

 5.   The BASEBALL TEAM will be MEETING SUNDAY (12/20) EVENING at 5:00 in the HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA.  ANYONE planning to PLAY BASEBALL THIS SPRING NEEDS to ATTEND.

 6.   CHECK the LOST and FOUND in the MAIN OFFICE for missing books, clothing, jewelry or other items.

 7.   The DAILY GRIND will be having a HOLIDAY SALE MONDAY (12/21).  EACH CUP will be 25 CENTS OFF the NORMAL PRICE.  Be sure to stop by before your 1st exam.