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HS Announcements--Thursday, October 15, 2009

posted Oct 15, 2009, 5:37 AM by Dennis Works
Tonight, the New Athens Lady Jackets along with the Marissa\Coulterville Meteors, will be participating in Volley For The Cure.  We would like to encourage everyone to wear pink this evening, and come and watch the volleyball games as all money made will be for the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

The cross country team is scheduled to compete in the Conference meet at Lebanon today.  Runners and managers should be dismissed after 6th hour.

Congratulations to all those who participated in last night's fall concert.


The after-prom committee is hosting two fundraisers:

1)  On Monday, October 19th, part of the proceeds taken in at the Freeburg Dairy Queen between

4-9 PM will be donated to the after-prom.

2)  Tickets for a St. Louis Blues hockey game against the San Jose Sharks on Saturday, November 14th are being sold for $20 each.  The tickets will be in the "Mezzanine End Low".  $5 of each ticket sold will be returned to the after-prom.  A fundraiser order form is in the office.  Checks should be made payable to:  New Athens School District #60.  The deadline to order is Friday, October 23rd.


Congratulations to Matt Roddy for placing 1st individual and Rachel Kinzinger for placing 6th individual in the Job Interview CDE last at Sparta!


FFA members need to turn in their hog raffle tickets to Miss Hand by Friday.


A college representative from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale will be here on Monday, October 19th.  If you wish to meet with this rep. please sign up in the guidance office by Friday.


On Tuesday, October 20th there will be an Illinois College Exposition College Fair at SIUE.  This will be held at Morris University Center from 6-8 p.m.


Extra Volley For The Cure shirts are for sale in the high school lobby during homeroom and also at the game tonight. The cost for the shirts is $10.

FCA will be having a huddle meeting on Monday, October 19 at 6:30 PM in the cafeteria.

·         Seniors-If you are planning to attend Washington University in St. Louis please see Ms. Wolter about a scholarship they are offering.  Deadline: October 15, 2009.

·         Seniors- Illlinois College will be here on October 20th at 8:15 a.m.   If you are interested in meeting with the representative sign up in guidance office by noon on October 19th.