February 17, 2016

posted Feb 17, 2016, 6:03 AM by Diana Schlater   [ updated Feb 17, 2016, 6:03 AM ]

1.   CONGRATULATIONS to the WRESTLERS on WINNING the STATE DUAL TEAM TOURNAMENT LAST Sunday (2/14).  The TEAM TRAVELS to Tippecanoe High School FRIDAY (2/19) and SATURDAY (2/20) for the DIVISION SECTIONAL MEET.  The TOP 4 in EACH WEIGHT CLASS ADVANCE to DISTRICT.  GOOD LUCK WRESTLERS!!!

2.   SOFTBALL TRYOUTS/PRACTICES will START NEXT WEEK on MONDAY (2/22) AFTER SCHOOL from 4:00 to 6:00 in the AUX GYM.  PLAYERS need to have their PHYSICALS TURNED IN to the ATHLETIC OFFICE BEFORE TRYOUTS/PRACTICES BEGIN.       

3.   The “COLOR OF THE DAY” in SUPPORT of HEALTHY LIVING is:  TOMORROW (2/18) ORANGE and FRIDAY (2/19) BROWN.  NEXT WEEK Monday (2/22) YELLOW and Tuesday (2/23) RED.  TODAY’S COLOR is GREEN:  Green foods are high in antioxidants, potassium, vitamin C and sodium.  They are also close with the environment so they can make you feel relaxed and refreshed. 

6.   DON’T FORGET the NEXT SMD BLOOD DRIVE will be HELD Friday, March 4.  FORMS are AVAILABLE from Miss Heitman and are DUE FRIDAY (2/19).

7.   Starting TOMORROW (2/18) students can MEET in Mr. Ebersold’s ROOM DURING FLIGHT TIME to be a part of the CARD GAME CLUB.  EVERYONE is WELCOME!

8.   FUN FOOD FACTS:  Spilling the beans on bean benefits!  Beans contain a powerhouse of nutrients including antioxidants and vitamins and minerals, such as copper, folate, iron, magnesium, potassium and zinc and they are a cheap source of protein. 

9.   The ASVAB (Armed Service Vocational Aptitude Battery) Assessment will be GIVEN Tuesday MORNING, March 1, at 7:45 in the MEDIA CENTER.  The assessment will last approximately 3 hours.  ANY SOPHOMORE, JUNIOR or SENIOR that would like to PARTICIPATE needs to SIGN UP in the GUIDANCE OFFICE.

10. There is INFORMATION in the GUIDANCE OFFICE REGARDING a SUMMER JOB at Bruns Construction Enterprises.

11. CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS will be HELD the WEEK of March 7-11.  PICK UP an INFORMATION PACKET in Mrs. Compton’s OFFICE.

12. ATTENTION SENIORS:  The YEARBOOK STAFF NEEDS your SENIOR PICTURE and a BABY PICTURE ASAP!!  REMEMBER to put your NAME on the BACK of your PICTURES and GIVE your PICTURES to Mrs. Merritt or a YEARBOOK STAFF MEMBER.

13. There will be a MANDATORY MEETING in the AUX GYM TODAY (2/17) DURING FLIGHT TIME for ANY BOY or GIRL INTERESTED in RUNNING TRACK this SPRING. 

14. The INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER EMPLOYEE CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP is AVAILABLE in the GUIDANCE OFFICE.\

15. INFORMATION is AVAILABLE in the GUIDANCE OFFICE for an ACT PREP CLASS HELD on the EDISON COMMUNITY COLLEGE CAMPUS.

16. BASEBALL PRACTICE/TRYOUTS BEGIN NEXT WEEK on Monday (2/22) EVENING.  SENIORS and JUNIORS will PRACTICE/TRYOUT from 5:30 to 7:00 and SOPHOMORES and FRESHMEN will PRACTICE/TRYOUT from 7:00 to 8:30.

17. STOP by the GUIDANCE OFFICE TODAY (2/17) or TOMORROW (2/18) and PICK UP PAPERWORK if you SIGNED UP as having an INTEREST in SUMMER PE.