Monday, November 4, 2019

GENERAL INFORMATION:

"Speech Team: There will be a meeting after school in 224E from 3:15-4:00 today. Be ready to learn some warm ups and discuss our weekly goals!"

"Auditions for the Winter play, And a Child Shall Lead by Michael Slade, are this Wednesday and Thursday from 3:45-5:45 in the auditorium. Please sign up outside of Mr. Greer's room, 224E4, for a time. The audition assignments will be posted on Wednesday morning. There is also a sign up for stage and tech crews, so if that interests you be sure to sign up! This is going to be a big production, so we need a lot of people involved in various aspects!"

There is a jazz concert tonight in the commons at 7pm! Admission is free and features Mr. Lyle and the UT Jazz Combo!

Not doing anything Thursday night? Well, think again! 7pm is the fall concert for the Concert and Symphonic Bands. We will be featuring plenty of music, and will have a guest trumpet soloist, Dr. Matt Onstad, the principal trumpet player for the Quad City Symphony Orchestra! It's absolutely free. Sorry though, Mr. W will not be doing splits in a tuxedo!

 Our Heavy-Weight champs for today are Derek Cruse and Natalie Morrow! Thanks for bringing in over 100 cans! You will be entered into the drawing for a new pair of Air Pods. 

 Only 7 more school days to bring in cans! Keep them coming! Student Council still has some Hunger Drive T-shirts left, so if you bring in 15 cans or more to Mrs. Demory in the counseling office, you will receive a t-shirt! Sizes are first come first serve!

GUIDANCE: 

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

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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.  

 

Attention Juniors and Seniors!  United Township High School will again be offering the paper version of the Armed Services Test, also called the ASVAB, on Wednesday November 13th.  The test will take place in the UTHS gallery at 8:15.  Just because you take the test, you are not obligated to join any of the armed services.  This test helps figure out which job you are qualified for if you decide to enlist.  Please sign up in the guidance office with the secretary, and if you have any questions please let Mr. Nelson know before the day of the test.   

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

 

CLUBS:

 

The next Interact Club meeting will be on Thursday, November 7th at 7:30am in the Gallery.  All students are welcome to attend Interact Club meetings.  We have several events coming up in the winter months, so hope to see you all there!  

SPORTS:

Lady panther basketball tryouts are tonight. Sophomore and varsity players will go from three until five freshmen will go five until 630 this is for anyone wanting to try out for Lady Panther basketball! Questions see Coach Walker 

"Any track athletes who are available after school, please come to the Soule Bowl after school to help put away the high jump and pole vault pits.  This should take less than an hour."