Thursday, October 24, 2019

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Hunger Drive is in full swing! The Hunger drive will run now until November 12th! November 12th is the last day to bring in cans! We will not be having an assembly this year, but we have other fun ideas in the works! A full list of activities will be coming out soon. In the meantime, our first two activities are the talent show and our Heavy weight champs! The talent show will be November 5th from 7-9pm. Sign-up in the main office now to be in the show! Heavy weight champs are those students that bring in 100 or more cans to their teachers! These students will be entered into a drawing for a new pair of Air pods! Teachers, please send Mrs. Demory names of students that bring in 100 or more to get them entered! 

If you have passed classroom Driver Education and have a Permit and would like to take Behind The Wheel 2nd Quarter you will need to go to Mr. Burklund’ s room 259North start of period 4 or after school and update your Behind the Wheel Request Card. If you do not update your Behind the Wheel Request card you will not be assigned a Behind the Wheel Teacher. 

GUIDANCE: 

Colleges: You must sign up in the Guidance Office in order to meet with a representative from these colleges. .

 Oct. 28             Upper Iowa                              9:55 am

Oct. 29             University of Iowa                    10:45 am

Oct. 30             University of Northern Iowa      8:55 am

Attention juniors and seniors interested in Animal Science.  There is a free college course offered through Western Illinois University at the Quad Cities Campus.  Classes are in the mornings and would begin second semester.  If you are interested, please see your counselor.  There will also be an Agribusiness course offered next fall.

Any seniors planning to attend Black Hawk College in the fall have an opportunity to visit the campus and apply for free on Friday November 15th.  Anyone is able to apply to Black Hawk for free on November 15th, so even if you do not want to visit campus, fill out the online application if you are interested.  There is a permission slip and sign up in the counseling office.  

Seniors, 4 new Scholarships have been added to the Scholarship list in the counseling office. Please stop in and check them out. 

CLUBS:

Anime Club meets this Friday after school in lab 109s.

The first Girl Crush group meeting will be Monday, October 28th from 6-8pm in the Library! If you are interested in finding out what this group is about, please attend! Hope to see you there! 

SPORTS:

There will be a mandatory meeting for everyone interested in wrestling this season on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29th after school in the room 205 SOUTH. There are open gyms every day this week and next week; today we'll be in the weight room. If you have any questions - contact the wrestling coaches.