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HS Announcements--Monday, March 16, 2009

posted Mar 16, 2009, 5:28 AM by Dennis Works   [ updated Mar 16, 2009, 5:54 AM ]
A representative from the Nacel Student Exchange Program will be here during activity period. If you are interested in hosting a foreign exchange student, the representative will share information with you concerning the process.  The meeting will be in room 202.

The New Athens After Prom Committee will be hosting a staff/alumni volleyball fundraiser on Saturday, March 28th.  The proceeds from this event are used to support the after prom activities.  Besides the game, there will also be food, refreshments, a bake sale, and a 50/50 drawing. Entry fees are by donation.  Please come out and support this endeavor.

After prom ticket sales begin tomorrow and will occur each Tuesday through April 14th. Prize giveaways tomorrow include:  A gift certificate for $25 off a tuxedo at Fancy Works in Marissa, and a gift certificate for $20 towards a corsage at Flowers by Jeanne also in Marissa. On March 24th, the gift certificate is for $25 towards tanning at Total Fitness in Freeburg.

In the  WYSE sectional competition at McKendree College, Austin Range won a second place medal in both Computer Science and Engineering Graphics,  He will advance in the State Tournament in both subjects.

Mrs. Patton will be conducting a tournament style volleyball fundraiser on Saturday, April 15th. Information on this tournament is posted in various locations around the school.

           SWIC is inviting students to a Student Transition Day and Disabilities Awareness Program on Wednesday, March 25, 2009.  Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and presentations at 9:30 a.m. in the Varsity Gymnasium. The guest speaker will be  David Irons of the Atlanta Falcons.  Check with Ms. Wolter for further details.

        Seniors- Regional Scholarship -St. Clement Community Foundation is offering two scholarships to students entering a health-related educational program.   Please check in guidance office for applications.  Deadline: 3-20-09.

         Seniors- Regional Scholarship St. Clement Community Foundation Janet Cole Scholarship is being offered to students entering the nursing field.  If you are interested in this please check in the guidance office.  Deadline: 3-20-09.

       Seniors- Regional Scholarship -The St. Clair County Retired Teachers Assoc. Education Scholarship is being offered to students entering the teaching field of study.  Details available in the guidance office.  Deadline: 3-20-09.

Second floor is dismissed early for lunch this week.

Today is the beginning of the fourth quarter.

Selected students will be attending the SIUC Math Contest on Thursday.

The Spring Concert is this Thursday

All students participating in the Platinum Chef Competition need to meet in

Miss Nowakowski's room during activity period beginning today.

Members of the FFA Public Speaking Team have a competition at Benton on Wednesday.

The District will conduct a tornado drill on Wednesday at approximately 10 AM.