Vote - Any student who will be 18 by November 6th and is interested in registering to vote should see Mr. Roberts in room 212. You will need two forms of identification including a drivers liscence, state ID, or social security card. The deadline to register is October 9th.
Homecoming - Planning on attending the homecoming dance? Tickets will be sold AFTER school today in Ms. Cravens' room 105 and Mrs. Pochynok's room 304. Tickets are $10.00 a piece if you purchase before the dance and $15.00 at the door.
Senior Class - On Wednesday, October 3rd, seniors will have an opportunity to attend the First Annual Career Fair, which will be held in the morning and the Capital Area Education Fair which will take place in the afternoon. Separate permission slips will be required for these events and may be picked up from Ms. Vogt during the lunch shifts. Permission slips are due back to Ms. Vogt by Monday, October 1st. No parent phone calls will be accepted.
Superintendent Roundtable - The first meeting will be Tuesday, October 30th, 4:00 pm at 1900 W. Monroe.
Seniors - Senior baby pictures and quotes are now being accepted. Items may be placed in Ms. Thompson's mailbox in the Main Office, given to a yearbook staffer, or given to Ms. Thompson in Room 313. Please make sure to include your first and last name on anything submitted along with your first hour room number. Baby pictures will be returned once these pages have been submitted to Jostens. The last day to turn in these items is Monday, November 26, 2012, by the end of the school day.
National Honor Society- Induction will be Monday, October 22, 2012. All members are expected to be there. Families and friends are invited, also.
National Honor Society Service Opportunities:
Saturday, September 29, 2012
Enos Park Clean Up
Meet in front of 1149 North Seventh (just off North Grand)
Sign up now as Ms. Higginbotham would like to know in advance how many students are coming so they can be prepared
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Cross Country Meet
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Meet Coach Garcia at the Nelson Center parking lot at Lincoln Park at 3:45 p.m.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Drive for Diapers for the Parent Place
Sangamon and North Ninth and North Ninth and North Grand
it is very important that we have the volunteers to man these two locations
9:00 a.m. - noon
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Wilcox Fall Festival
4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
help set up, run games, clean up
Contact—Heather Killen, Wilcox PTO President
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Fairview Fall Festival
11:00 a.m. â€“ 2:00 p.m.
Family activities; face painting
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Annual Halloween Festival
Illinois State Museum
Noon to 4:00 p.m.
educational activities, hand out prizes, assist visitors
Shifts are 11:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
1:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Register online at: bit.ly/halvol2012
Must sign up by October 24
Habitat for Humanity
If you are interested in volunteering, you MUST register.
Festival of Trees
lots of dates and times available
register yourself and your shift choice
North Parking Lot - Faculty on October 3rd the North Lot vehicles must be moved by 3:45 - NO EXCEPTIONS.
Golf - Congratulations to Nick Patton for making the CS8 All Conference Golf Team.