Thursday, March 5, 2020

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Yearbook sales are in full effect!  If you have not pre-ordered a 2019-2020 yearbook, you will definitely want to do so soon.  Yearbooks can be purchased in the Commons at the book store and online for $45 if prepaid by March 6.  After the 6th, the cost increases to $55 and the extra yearbooks are very limited.  You don't want to miss out on this memory keepsake! Reminder, you only have 2 days left to get the lower price, so act quickly!   

 Attention all bilingual students! Do you speak Spanish, French, Arabic, or Chinese? Do you want to earn free college credits? If so, the Seal of Biliteracy is for you! We will start taking the tests to qualify for the Seal after spring break. If you already talked to Mrs. Erickson this fall, you don't need to sign up again; she will be in touch after spring break to set up a time to take the test. If you have not previously signed up, see Mrs. Erickson in room 261W for more information. 

The Choir will present the Pops Concert today Thursday, March 5th, in the Auditorium at 7:00pm. The public is welcome and admission is free.  Please come and support these students in their music making! It will be quite an uplifting and powerful show!

Yearning for adventure? Love the outdoors? Join Mrs. Mital for an Adventure in Belize July 2021!  Explore ancient ruins and amazing reefs and a wonderland of jungles and coastlines. Belize is Central America's eco-frontier; come explore this young nation with ancient roots, diverse ecosystems, exotic wildlife, different languages and cultures. Discover the mysteries of the Maya civilization, go cave tubing, zip line through lush jungles, and snorkel in the crystal-clear Caribbean. See Mrs. Mital in 151N and attend the March 25 informational meeting at 6:30pm in to find out more!

United Townships first winter guard showcase will be at 6PM this Friday in the boy’s gym, it is free to enter. Come out and watch fun solos, and their 2020 production Someone You Loved. 

Today marks the anniversary of Michael Jacksonś album that went on to become the biggest selling album of all time with sales over 65 million. 

What was the name of the album?

GUIDANCE:

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

March 16th       Rockford                      10:45 am         

March 25th       Western                       1:20 pm

April 27th          Wisconsin Platteville    1:25 pm

CLUBS:

 "Gamer's Club will meet this Friday from 3 to 5 in the Gallery.  If you plan to ride the activities bus home, you must know your address."

SPORTS:

“Congratulations to the boys and girls track teams as they both came away with

2nd place finishes at the 16-team Quad City Indoor held yesterday at Saint

Ambrose University. With their efforts the Panthers finished 1st overall in the

combined team totals which is a first for UT in the history of this meet. Individual

winners on the boy’s side included Isaac Mojica in the high jump, Justin Deroin in

the pole vault, Derrick Turner in the 60-meter dash and the 3200 Relay team of

Logan Veloz, Tanner Viren, James Wright and Assad Redwan. Jade Hunter was

also the individual champion in the high jump on the girls side. Great job

Panthers!”

Hey Posse! We need you at the game tomorrow night at 7:00 pm at Wharton! Theme is White Out! Come out and support