Announcements

GENERAL INFORMATION:  

 

The library is offering students a chance to wipe the slate clean with ‘Food for Fines’/

Students may bring in non-perishable food items and the library will waive late fines from their library card.

Each food item equals $1 in fines!  This offer is good for late fines only, food items may not be used for lost items.

October 20th will be Food Truck Night (sponsored by Student Council) from 4:30-7:30PM in the school parking lot. Come and enjoy some great food. 

 

GUIDANCE:

College Visits: You need to sign up in the Guidance office in order to attend:

Knox College                          October 20                 9:54 am

Western’s ROTC                     October 21                 8:52 am

University of Chicago            October 21                 12:30 pm       

 Black Hawk College will be offering a FREE Application Week October 24-31. If you're considering Black Hawk College, submit you application for FREE during this week.  For more information come to the Counseling Office.

Attention seniors. There is one new scholarship available for students entering the STEM field.  Information is in the filing cabinet in the Counseling office, but applications must be done online.  

Seniors - if you are planning on attending Scott Community College they are having a FAFSA night. Wednesday October 20th from 4-6. Representatives will be there to talk to you about scholarships, grants, loans and work-study.

Attention all seniors!!! 

It's time to think GRADUATION

It's time to order your cap and gown with Moments with class. All orders will be placed online

Stop by counseling Office to get more information and get a head start on ordering your 2022 graduation cap, gown and announcements.

Early grads, December is right around the corner. Please take advantage and get your orders in.

CLUBS:

Foster’s Voice meeting at 7:00 am Thursday October 21st in the girl’s gym. Bring a friend and come have some fun.

 "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."

The next Interact Club meeting will be on Wednesday, October 27th.  We will meet at 7:30am in the Gallery.  All students are welcome to attend.

There will be a Youth & Government meeting on Thursday, October 21 after school in room 216S. Please bring your Chromebooks.

Any student interested in competing in Scholastic Bowl this season should come to an introductory meeting this Wednesday right after school in Mr. Carlson's room in 204 south.  

The Young Women's Club is honoring National Period Day today. This is a movement designed to normalize menstruation and stop the body shaming associated with it. It also is designed to bring to light the economic struggles many can have in order to pay for products. You will see some of our members in “designated” shirts today - future announcements are coming about what this means!

SPORTS:

Attention Girls that are interested or plan on bowling the 21 – 22 Bowling team: There will be a meeting on Thursday, October 21st at 3:10pm in room 171N. The meeting will last approximately 20 minutes.  If you are unable to attend the meeting on Thursday – you can stop by Mrs. Knack’s office on Friday October 22nd or any time next week.

Any girls trying out for basketball, we will have open gym right after school Tuesday and Thursday of this week. Girls’ basketball tryouts are November 1st! Any questions see Coach Walker in gym A

Freshman and sophomore boys basketball open gym has been moved from Wednesday October 20th to Thursday, October 21st. Open gym will be right after school.