November 16, 2015

posted Nov 16, 2015, 5:12 AM by Diana Schlater   [ updated Nov 16, 2015, 5:13 AM ]

1.   So far, 314 ITEMS have been COLLECTED for the FCCLA CANNED FOOD AND PERSONAL ITEMS DRIVE!  You have UNTIL FRIDAY (11/20) to KEEP BRINGING in CANS and PERSONAL ITEMS from the LISTS POSTED in 1st PERIOD CLASSES.  Miss Thomas’s CLASS is WINNING the COMPETITION so far!  Let’s REACH the GOAL of OVER 915 ITEMS.  

 2.   REMINDER:  BRACELETS are being SOLD during LUNCH PERIODS and in the ATHLETIC OFFICE for $3.00 EACH in SUPPORT of Devon Allen.  ALL PROCEEDS will go directly to Devon and his family.

 3.   The GHS DRAMA DEPARTMENT INVITES you to JOIN them for the FALL PLAY the MURDER MYSTERY, “Murder By Ten”.  The SHOW is FRIDAY (11/20) and SATURDAY (11/21) EVENING at 7:00 in the MIDDLE SCHOOL AUDITERIA.  TICKETS are $5.00 AT THE DOOR.

 4.   ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS:  You will be TAKING a PRACTICE ACT COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM THURSDAY (11/19) MORNING.  TESTING ROOM ASSIGNMENTS are POSTED throughout the BUILDING.  Those JUNIORS that DO NOT ATTEND GHS on a FULL DAY SCHEDULE need to make ARRANGEMENTS to BE HERE the ENTIRE TIME for the EXAM. PLEASE BRING PENCILS and a CALCULATOR with you to TESTING.  OHP JUNIORS:  You will take your PRACTICE ACT at OHP on a DATE yet to DETERMINED.

 5.   PICTURE RETAKE DAY is TOMORROW (11/17).  If you would like your picture retaken, you need to BRING your ORIGINAL PICTURES to GIVE BACK to the PHOTOGRAPHER.  If you DID NOT have your picture TAKEN the 1st TIME, you need to HAVE your picture TAKEN EVEN if you are NOT ORDERING pictures, so your picture will appear in the yearbook.  THIS INCLUDES SENIORS, as well, so your picture will appear in the yearbook and on the senior composite.  PICTURE ORDER FORMS are AVAILABLE in the MAIN OFFICE.  PSEOP students and those JVS students that DRIVE to JVS need to make ARRANGEMENTS to have your picture taken BEFORE your day BEGINS at JVS or COLLEGE.  JVS students that RIDE the BUS will be able to have your picture taken BEFORE the BUS DEPARTS.  The PHOTOGRAPHER will be READY by 7:00 and will ONLY be here for as long as it takes to do the FEW RETAKES.

 6.   Want to help save up to 3 lives?  DONATE BLOOD!  The 1st SMD BLOOD DRIVE will be HELD Monday, December 14, in the AUXILLARY GYM.  APPLICATIONS are AVAILABLE FROM Miss Heitman.  COMPLETED APPLICATIONS need to be SUBMITTED by NEXT WEEK on Tuesday (11/24).  SEE Miss Heitman with any QUESTIONS.