February 5, 2013

posted Feb 5, 2013, 7:24 AM by Diana Schlater

1.   JOIN HOSA in celebrating HEART HEALTH MONTH by WEARING RED THIS FRIDAY (2/8).  Those who wear red will receive a sweet treat during lunch.  

 2.   FCCLA is SELLING CARNATIONS THRU FRIDAY (2/8) at the CONCESSION STAND DURING LUNCH PERIODS or you can SEE Mrs. Jarzab (C102) BEFORE or AFTER SCHOOL.  CARNATIONS will be 1 for $1.50 or 5 for $5.00.  They will come with a valentine and a candy treat.  Carnations will be DELIVERED on VALENTINE’S DAY during LAST PERIOD.  ALL PROCEEDS will go to the FCCLA SCHOLARSHIP FUND.

 3.   TRYOUT PACKETS are AVAILABLE in the ATHLETIC OFFICE and Coach Manson’s room for ANY GHS student INTERESTED in TRYING OUT  for the 2013/2014 CHEERLEADING SEASON.  TRYOUTS will be HELD Saturday, March 2 from 10:00 to 4:00.  MANDATORY CLINICS will be HELD in the EVENINGS on Tuesday, February 26 and Thursday, February 28 from 6:00 to 8:00.  SEE Coach Manson with QUESTIONS.

 4.   Get your FINANCIAL AID QUESTIONS answered on COLLEGE GOAL SUNDAY.  SEE the GUIDANCE OFFICE for all the INFORMATION.

 5.   ATTENTION ANY MEMBER OF A GHS ORGANIZATION:  GROUP PICTURE DAY is NEXT Tuesday (2/12).  CHECK the POSTING throughout the BUILDING for your organizations TIME SLOT.  You are RESPONSIBLE to KNOW your group’s TIME.  There will be NO announcements made to RELEASE you for your picture.  Pictures will be TAKEN in the MAIN GYM.

 6.   The following SCHOLARSHIPS are AVAILABLE in the GUIDANCE OFFICE:  The Graham High School Scholarship, the DAV Chapter 31 Earl Cottrill Scholarship, the Clara Beck Scholarship, the Sprigg-Wing VFW Scholarship, the Sigma Alpha Scholarship, the Champaign County Cattlemen’s Association and the Beat the Odds Scholarship.  The BEAT THE ODDS SCHOLARSHIP is a scholarship for JUNIORS.

 7.   CONGRATULATIONS to our FEBRUARY ATHLETES OF THE MONTH, Courtney Mefford and Megan Thompson.  To learn more about these student athletes see the posters in the display case by the athletic office.

 8.   There will be an SMD MEETING TOMORROW MORNING.  OFFICERS will MEET at 6:45 FOLLOWED by ALL MEMBERS at 7:00.  ALL MEMBERS are EXPECTED to ATTEND.