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Morning Announcements for Thursday, February 26

February 26, 2009

Morning Announcements for Thursday, February 26

The Ruth Walker Memorial fund which offers low interest loans to Seniors is now available from Mr. Lawson

The General Assembly scholarships from Rich Brauer, Larry Bomke, and Raymond Poe provide one year's tuition at a state university in Illinois are now available from Mr. Lawson.

The American Cancer Society is offering a Summer Research program to Juniors. See Mr. Lawson if interested.

Hey, Freshmen! Hey, Sophomores! Hey, Juniors! Hey, Seniors! The class of 2012 will be having a Chicken Dinner Friday from 4:30 - 7 in the commons. Dinner includes chicken, mashed potatoes, corn and a roll for $7.50. Please turn in your order with payment to Ms. Barkmeier in room 370.

Juniors & Seniors in need of NHS hours can volunteer at the Senior Citizen's Dinner on March 18th in the Commons at 4 PM. Sign up at the NHS board or see Ms. Maloney for questions!

Be A Senator is selling some really amazing, student designed t-shirts! Congratulations to Jordan Gary and Niko Boeker who were the winners in the t-shirt contest. Now their t-shirt designs are available for $10, extended sizes are a little more. See the table in the commons for an order form or Ms. Greco in room 256. Money must be paid when ordering. We will be selling shirts through tomorrow.

Attention Spanish Club members: Permission slips for bowling tomorrow are now available from the Spanish teachers. The form and $2 deposit must be turned in by 3:30 today.

All Spanish Club members, including those not currently enrolled in Spanish, must sign up for the International Dinner no later than Tuesday, March 3rd. See Senora Kuhn with questions.

Go Green to Get Green. It just takes an empty can or bottle. Trade your empty can or plastic bottle for a chance to win $25.00 cash. Find the Environmental Club table in the commons at lunch to enter. Remember, you can't win if you don't play! Go Green!!!

Do Something will be having a meeting on Wednesday March 4 afterschool in Ms. Huffman's room. ALL members should attend!!

Literature Club will be having its next regular meeting on Wednesday March 4 afterschool in Ms. Negele's room. We will be discussing February's book, The Boy I Loved Before, and will pick a new book for March. We will also be discussing Cinda Chima's visit and Open Mic Night!

Attention ALL Students! Literature Club will be hosting its Open Mic Night on Tuesday March 10 in the Commons at 6:00 pm. Any student interested in performing at this event should sign up in the main office ASAP! Don't forget to get an act together for Open Mic Night on March 10!

The class of 2012 will be selling delicious Subway sandwiches and yummy Puppy Chow today during lunch in the commons. You may purchase a turkey or ham sandwich for $3. Puppy Chow will cost $1 a bag. So remember....eat fresh, eat Subway,

Attention German Club! We will be having a meeting today, after school in room 262 to talk about the up-coming International dinner. Please attend as we need to organized this event.

Yesterday's Capture the Flag match between German Club and Spanish Club ended with a tie. Thanks to all participants and chaperones.

Hey JSA, come to our meeting today after school, in Mr. Lightfoot's room. All members should be in attendance to received Spring State information and get their official membership card AND share ideas for what we should debate, watch, or do the rest of the year. After all, this is a democracy! This meeting will be brief, but we'd like to see everyone in attendance.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all Football players after school Tuesday, March 3rd. This includes graduating seniors. If you are out for another sport, Winter or Spring, Please see Coach Taylor or Mr. Dorr. The meeting will be in the cafeteria at 3:30 PM.

Come out and see our four Senior Boys Basketball players cap off their home career on Friday night against Glenwood. For fan appreciation High Pride will have pizzas delivered to the cheering section during the second half of the sophomore game. Anyone wearing Red to school on Friday can sign up for a drawing for a gift card in Coach Reed's room.

It's cold outside, so what's better than a fuzzy, warm pair of sweatpants? That's right Dub 10, the junior class will be selling class sweatpants starting tomorrow at lunch in the commons!