Friday, October 4, 2019
Happy Birthday today:
Tonight’s Events: Varsity Football vs Monticello HS, 7 pm
Activity Period: Monday-Yearbook; Tuesday-FCCLA
Juniors and Seniors: The following colleges will be visiting soon. Sign up in the Guidance Office. October 8th: Southern Illinois University Carbondale October 9th: Eureka College October 10th: St. Ambrose University and University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign
Unity Day 2019, a day put on by the National Bullying Prevention Center and devoted to uniting together for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion, will take place on Wednesday, October 23. In an effort to show hope and support for kindness in our schools and communities, please help cover Unit Seven orange. If you ordered a t-shirt, it can be picked-up in the Rocket Center on Thursday, October 17 from 3-5 and Monday, October 21 from 5-7.
If anyone would like a souvenir ticket from 2019 Homecoming, they are available in the office.
Student Council will be selling Pura Vida bracelets during lunch. The cost is $6 each, and they are maroon, grey, and white. Be sure to get one before we run out!
Students interested in taking an AP Exam should sign up in the Guidance Office. The cost per exam is $94 and is due at sign up. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Mills.
Our next FCCLA meeting will be October 8th at 7:50 in room 18. This will be our official sign up meeting, so if you are interested in joining us this year, please bring five dollars to pay your dues. Looking forward to seeing you there!
Student Council will be collecting donations for the Tyson Mendoza memorial fund this week during lunch. Tyson was a five year old student from Sullivan, who sadly passed in a bus accident last Friday. Any donations would be greatly appreciated!
Unity FFA is hosting a Dine to Donate night at Texas Roadhouse on Thursday, October 10th from 4 pm- 10 pm. You can pick up a flyer in the office or Mr. McCabe’s room. You can also tell your server and 10% of your total food purchase goes toward Unity FFA.
If anyone would like to order wrestling apparel, see Coach Patton for an order form. All order forms need to be turned in by Oct 10th.
The theme for Friday night’s football game is “Red, White, and Blue.”
Sophomores: Please sign up to help with concessions for this Friday night!! Sign up sheets can be found outside Mrs. Ingold's room and Room 39.
Are you a die hard baker? Or interested in learning how to bake? Then come join us at the Unity Baking Club! Please see Ms. Cler or Mrs. Seidlitz and sign up today!
Girls cross country dominated the field at the Robinson Invite yesterday. Evy Atkins finished 2nd of 112 runners in the varsity race, followed closely by Kylie Decker in 3rd, Taylor Joop in 4th, Audrey Remole in 9th, Malia Fairbanks in 14th, Elizabeth Hulick in 15th, and Lilly Styan in 17th. Harper Hancock won the Open Race with Anna Clark finishing in 2nd. The Rockets will run next at Prairie Central on Tuesday for the Illini Prairie Conference meet.
Attention Freshmen: You will be meeting briefly with Herff Jones today during 3rd hour. GO TO 3RD HOUR FOR ATTENDANCE, then you will be dismissed to go to this short meeting. Afterwards you will return to 3rd hour.