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HS Announcements--Thursday, December 9, 2010

posted Dec 9, 2010, 5:25 AM by Dennis Works

Homecoming tickets are $7 a person or $10 a couple.  You wil have to purchase tickets from Mrs. Thoma.  The dance is this Saturday from 7:00 to 10:00.  Doors open at 6:30 and will close at 7:30.  Coronation will be at 9:30.

The FCA Christmas party is tonight at 6:30 in the cafeteria. There will be pizza, games, and fun. Please RSVP to Katelynn Warner, Kelsey Birkner, or Chris Harwerth by the end of the day Wednesday. We hope to see you there :)

·         Freshmen-Young Achievers Gateway East is offering a program to students based on their achievements, leadership and service, if you would be interested in this program and would like to be nominated, please see Ms. Wolter for details.  Deadline: 12-10-10.

·         Seniors-Anyone planning on attending Southeast Missouri State College-The Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award is being offered.  For information please check in the guidance office.  Deadline: 12-15-10

Today's Homecoming dress up activities are  "Rival Day, College Day, or Dress Like a Teacher". Tomorrow's dress up is "School Spirit".

Point totals so far for the dress up days:


4th place with 37 points:  Sophomores

3rd place with 44 points:  Freshmen

2nd place with 65 points:  Juniors

1st place with 70 points:  Seniors


The high school winter concert is next Monday.


The junior class will be sponsoring a chili supper before, and during Friday's home basketball games.  The supper will be served in a designated area of the cafeteria so as not to conflict with the Homecoming decorations.

The boy's basketball team has their Homecoming game tomorrow against Valmeyer.

Selected sophomores will be touring the Beck Center Friday during the first three periods of the day.


Final exams will be Wednesday and Thursday of next week. Exams 1-3 will be taken on Wednesday and exams 4-7 will be taken on Thursday. The high school will be dismissed at 2:06 on Wednesday while the elementary school will have a 3:16 dismissal.  The entire district will be dismissed at 2:06 on Thursday.