Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Happy Birthday today: Molly Hall, Sydney Oates, Taylor Wiersema, Boden Franklin
Activity Period: Thursday- Student Council; Monday- Yearbook
Parkland College is hosting a college fair on tonight from 6-8pm. Over 80 colleges and universities will be there. See your counselor for more information.
Anyone interested in traveling to Greece this summer or Scotland and Ireland in 2021, please see Mrs. Bonnell or Ms. Tibbs.
Attention Sophomores- If you have not paid for your shirt, the money is due today! Your shirts are in. Please pick them up after school or at float building.
Coach Patton will hold open gyms on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6-7 PM. This open gym is open to anyone interested.
Attention students: yearbooks will be distributed this week. They can be picked up before school and during your lunch hour in the library.
Attention juniors: You can pick up your class shirts today in Mrs. Warner's room after school or tonight at float building. Float building is from 4-9 tonight.
Drama Club will be meeting after school in Mrs. Ingold's room this Thursday right after school.
Looking at everyone today, it seems like we’re bound to trick the Spartans into thinking we’re sleepy--catching them off guard will lead to a Rocket victory on Friday night!
Tomorrow’s dress up day is Class Color War. Seniors in black, Juniors in white, Sophomores in red, and Freshmen in gold.
If you would like to enter a car or truck into the homecoming parade, there are forms available in the office. The entry fee is $5, and all rules stated on the form must be followed. The forms are due by 3 pm today.
Student Council and Pep Club will be collecting money this week for a huge donation to the Eastern Illinois Foodbank! Bring your change and dollar bills to lunch this week, and if we earn enough, we’ll have special guests at next week’s pep rally!!
Seniors: Please continue to bring your shirt money to Coach Davis or Coach Babb.
Homecoming tickets will be on sale this week during lunch in the canteen, or you can buy from any student council member. Tickets are $10 for students, $5 for adults, and $3 for children.
The Homecoming dance is Saturday, September 21st at 7 PM. Coronation is at 7:30 PM, and nobody will be allowed in or out of the gym during coronation.
Hope everyone is trying out and enjoying the Snapchat filters every day this week!
Voting for King and Queen will finish today after lunch. Make sure you make your vote count!
Juniors and Seniors: The following colleges will be visiting soon. Sign up in the Guidance Office. Monday, September 23rd: Eastern Illinois University and Bradley University; September 24th: Southern Illinois Edwardsville; October 2nd: McKendree University; October 4th: Parkland College / Parkland Pathway to U of I.
Coach Ellars will have open gym Tuesday and Thursday from 4:30-6:00 at UHS.
Attention freshmen: pick up your shirts at float building.