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HS Announcements--Wednesday, July 29, 2009

posted Jul 29, 2009, 6:16 AM by Dennis Works
Teachers will report to school on Friday, August 14th.
Students will report for the first day of school on Monday, August 17th.  School will be dismissed at 9:30 AM on that day.
The first full day of school for students will be Tuesday, August 16th.  There are no plans for an abbreviated schedule as the high school air conditioning project should be complete.
The Open House will be held Monday, August 17th from 6-8 PM.  The freshmen and new student orientation will be from 5:30-6:00 PM in the junior high gym. HS teachers will be in their classrooms for brief parental and student visits.
Part time Beck students will begin their Beck classes on Wednesday, August 19th.
Mr. Works is looking for photographs or negatives of the 1948 and 1978, 2nd place state baseball teams in order to make new copies to place in the foyer.  If you have a negative or a good quality copy, please contact  him.
CROSS COUNTRY RUNNERS:  "Unofficial" practice runs will begin on Monday, August 3rd.  Runners should meet at the Okaw Valley Course either at 8:30 AM or 3:00 PM.  Depending upon the level of fitness, runners can choose to run part or all of the course.  Runners can choose to run either time, or both times. Try to make as many practices as you can.  A reminder that the Hecker Tiki Trot 5K is Saturday, August 15th.  If you register by August 1st, the cost is $17. Mandatory practice will begin on the first day of school at 9:30 AM and you must have a physical in order to participate.
Mr. Works
Official Practice starts on Wednesday, August 12th - 8 - 9:30 a.m. & 10- 11:30 a.m.
                                      Thursday, August 13th - 8 - 9:30 a.m. & 10- 11:30 a.m.
                                      Friday, August 14th - 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. --Freshman Orientation @ 5:30 p.m.
*Season/Team Rules apply starting on Wednesday, August 12th @ 8;00 a.m.
* In order to be a member of the New Athens Volleyball Team, every player MUST have a sports physical turned in to the H.S.   office by the first official day of practice.
*The practice and game Schedule for the season will be posted on the Volleyball Website. 
   (Morning practice every Friday during season 6:30 - 7:45 a.m. ) 
Coach Patton/Coach Howes