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HS Announcements--Thursday, January 19, 2012

posted Jan 19, 2012, 5:39 AM by Dennis Works   [ updated Jan 19, 2012, 5:42 AM ]
The girl's basketball team plays at Valmeyer on Thursday.


Beck Field Trip permission forms are due today.



There will be a short Disney trip meeting on Tuesday the 24th at 6pm just before the basketball game in the HS Library.  The meeting is important, so please make arrangements if you cannot attend.


The girl's basketball game agains Dupo has been rescheduled for 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 24.  This game will precede the JV boy's and varsity boy's games against Dupo.


Student Council will meet during homeroom on Friday.


 Homecoming tickets will go on sale next Thursday the 26th, Friday the 27th, and Monday the 30th of January.  Tickets are $8 per couple or $5 per person.  Even if you are going solo, grab a friend and purchase your tickets together.  After the 30th, ticket prices will go up and no one will be in the cafeteria selling them.  You will have to track down Mrs. Thoma to get a ticket.  The first 100 tickets sold will receive a masquerade mask.  We encourage you to decorate them for the contest held on Saturday at the dance.
The hallway decorating competition will be on Monday the 30th of January.  All classes will decorate during 6th and 7th hours.  Everyone must be out of the hallways after school for the judging to take place.  Everyone must be able to get into their lockers after the decorating is complete.
Look for posters in the halls at the end of the week that will inform you of the dress-up days.  Remember this is a class competition and every day is worth points.  Every one in the class who dresses up and participates will receive a point for your class that day and the percentage of students dressed up will be counted.  The competition will last throughout the week and classes have chances to also earn points in the hall decorating (200 points for 1st, 150 points for second, 100 points for 3rd, and 50 points for 4th.) Winner of class poster (200 points for 1st, 150 points for second, 100 points for 3rd, and 50 points for 4th.), Winner of skits (200 points for 1st, 150 points for second, 100 points for 3rd, and 50 points for 4th.) winner of tug of war (50 points), eating contest (50 points), minute to win it (10 points)


The alumni basketball game is this Saturday.


·        Seniors- Greenhouse Scholars is offering a scholarship to students with a financial need and a 3.5 or above GPA.  Deadline: 1-20-12.

·        Sophomores-Illinois Leadership Seminar is now being offered.  If you would be interested and would like to be nominated for this program, please check with Ms. Wolter.   Seminar is being held in Chicago June 8-10th.  Deadline: 1-20-12

Today's lunch menu includes BBQ rib on bun for A lunch and chef salad for B lunch.