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Thursday, April 28

posted Apr 28, 2016, 6:57 AM by Dan Lehman
Good luck to varsity softball and varsity baseball today in their games at Freeburg and Pinckneyville. Baseball and softball players should be dismissed at 2:30.

The Academic Awards ceremony will be held next Monday at 7:00 in the cafeteria. Students receiving an award will receive an invitation. If you receive an invitation you and your parents are invited. Refreshments will be provided.

Anyone interested in working the Grand American at the World Shooting and Recreation Complex this summer needs to see Mr. Hager for an application.

FCA meeting in Mrs. Dehler's room during Activity Period today.

FCA will have a huddle meeting this Friday, April 29th in the High School Gym.  The meeting will have guest speaker Shelby Strackeljahn and start at 7:00 a.m.
Please join the New Athens FCA this Friday morning for food, fun, and fellowship. 

The last day to order a yearbook is April 30.  The cost is $40.  See Mrs. Albert if you have any questions.

 Library fines are being sent out and that Seniors need to have theirs paid before they graduate.

The first Friday in May is wear your butterfly tee shirt day.

The New Athens Firemen Ladies Auxiliary is conducting the search for candidates to participate in the annual Miss New Athens Queen contest.  Miss New Athens is determined by the number of tickets each girl sells.  Miss New Athens will receive $500.00 along with 10% of her sales.  Cash prizes are also given for everyone who participates.  

Applications are in the High School Office or see Regina Kurtz in the Superintendents office for more information or an application.

The Because We Can Scholarship is now available to any senior who plans to pursue a career in Health care. Applications are in the office.

Juniors-The Better Business Bureau Student of Ethnics Award Program is offering a $2500. scholarship to a Junior student showing leadership, community service and overall personal integrity and an academic history.  Information on this scholarship is available in the office.                Deadline: 5-30-16.

After School Workouts start Monday, April 4th after school.  These workouts are designed for any student that wants to build strength and endurance.  These workouts will meet from 3:30 p.m. -4:00 p.m. and will be run by Mrs. Dehler, Mrs. Nurnberger, and Mrs. Patton.  The workouts are offered to 8th graders and all High School Students.