February 6, 2013

posted Feb 6, 2013, 5:03 AM by Diana Schlater

1.   JOIN HOSA in celebrating HEART HEALTH MONTH by WEARING RED 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.   ATTENTION FFA MEMBERS:  The FFA MEETING TONIGHT (2/6) will START at 6:30 in Mrs. Wallace’s room.

 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 Sigma Alpha Scholarship, the Champaign County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship, the Randy Eastman Memorial Scholarship and the Champaign County 4-H Home Economics Scholarship.

 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.   During FLIGHT TIME TOMORROW (2/7) Mrs. Lichty will have a MATH CRAM SESSION for the ACT for JUNIORS and SENIORS in Mrs. Hess’s room (C139).  SIGN UP in the MAIN OFFICE thru TOMORROW at LUNCH for this session.  The session is LIMITED to 24 students.  

 9.   TONIGHT is the WRESTLING TEAMS FINAL HOME DUAL MEET of the season.  We will be HOSTING Carroll at 7:00.  This is a STATE EVENT so NO SIGNS or NOISEMAKERS are ALLOWED.  ADMISSION is $8.00.

 10. CONGRATULATIONS to FEBRUARY’S FALCON PRIDE STUDENTS:  Allen St. Myers, Shelby Shaw, Sierra Figley, Sara Carpenter, Abigail Gibson, Daniel Iman, Cole Butz and Dustin Tullis.