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HS Announcements-Monday, January 7, 2013

posted Jan 4, 2013, 8:11 AM by Dennis Works   [ updated Jan 7, 2013, 1:40 PM ]
GIRL'S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE CHANGE.  THE GIRL'S BB GAME SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 14 WILL BE PLAYED TONIGHT AT MARISSA.  THERE IS A VARSITY GAME ONLY BEGINNING AT 6:15PM. 
 
Congratulations to Derrick Hoffman who was selected to the All-Area Honorable Mention Team in cross country.
 
The boy's basketball team competes in the Chester Tournament January 8, 10, and 12th.  The boys play Elverado on Tuesday at 6PM.
 
Congratulations to the girl's basketball team on finishing second in the Chester Tournament. The girl's have a game at Dupo on Thursday.
 
Students should initially follow their 2nd semester schedules and then contact Peggy or Mr. Works today for any needed changes.
 
Mr. Works would like to meet with the girl's cross country team during activity period today in room 202today  and with the boy's team tomorrow during activity period in room 202.
 
Students are reminded of the following attendance policy.  A parent may only call in for absences four times each quarter.  Any absence over four will result in an unexcused absence with only 50% credit for missed work, unless the absence is for medical, dental, or a significant reason excused by Mr. Works. Also, any student accumulating 10 unexcused absences in any class  for the semester will be removed from that class and will receive a failing grade for the semester.
 
Seniors who may be in danger of not having the required credits for graduation should check with Mr. Works to confirm whether correspondence classes are necessary.
 
There will be an Art Club meeting today after school from 3:20 to 4:30. Any high school or junior high student is more than welcome to attend.
 
Afternoon Beck students will not attend those classes on Wednesday.
 
 
 
FCA Members and Officer's:
Please check the FCA Bulletin Board for meeting dates and times. All meetings are scheduled for second semester.
Volleyball Players:
Sign-Up sheets are posted outside of Mrs. Patton's office door for the J.H. Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, January 26th. Please sign up to work a shift and sign up to bring a soup/sandwich items or other food items for the tournament.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
This Friday, January 11th, the Pride Team will be selling Krispy Kreme Doughnuts in the H.S. lobby.
$1.00 a piece or $10.00 for a dozen.
 
 
Students planning to attend University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign-the university is now accepting applications for the Fred S. Bailey Scholarship. Check in the guidance office for details. Deadline: 2-7-13.

· Seniors-The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program is offering scholarships to students who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. Check in guidance office for details. Deadline: 1-10-13.

· Seniors-Egyptian Electric is offering (8) scholarships, (7) academic scholarship and (1) is for a student that will be attending the lineworker’s school. So if your parent is an Egyptian electric customer or employee, check in the guidance office for details on these scholarships. Deadline: 12/31/12.

· Seniors-The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program is offering scholarships to students who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. Check in guidance office for details. Deadline: 1-10-13.

· Seniors-Burger King Lamore Foundation is offering scholarships. Information is available in the guidance office and on –line. Deadline: 1-10-13.

· Seniors-If you are a member of Vantage Credit Union-You are eligible for their Quest For Education Scholarship Program. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline: 1-11-13.

· Seniors–to students with a financial need- The Hugh G. White and Lewis Lynch Tuskegee Airman Chapter is offering scholarships. Deadline: 1-12-13.
 
 
First floor will be dismissed early for lunch this week.
 
Juniors and seniors may go in the gym during lunch period.
 
Today's lunch menu includes pepperoni pizza for A lunch and corn dogs for B lunch.

 
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