UT will be participating in the 25th annual US Marine Corps Toys For Tots This year over 5,000 families will register for assistance, which translates to over 14,000 children who would not have a toy under the tree without your gracious donations. You can help the less fortunate children by donating a new unwrapped toy; simply drop it off in Mr. Burklund’s room at 259N or in the General Office by Tuesday December 14thTwo evening field trips open to all UT students to the Toys For Tots Distribution Center are planned for Thursday December 9th and Tuesday December 14thbut space is limited to only “25” students per night; pick up permission slips in 259 northIf you know of a family who may be in need help this Christmas they will need to register Online at the US Marine Corps Toys for Tots website Registration ends December 1st 

"The speech team had an incredible season opener at the Rochelle Novice Tournament this past Saturday! Overall, we placed third as a team and 8 of our 11 events medaled. Helena Jackson and Alex King placed 2nd in dramatic duet acting, Salma Martinez placed 4th in dramatic interpretation, Charlotte Oltman placed 6th in impromptu speaking, Vivian Bornhoeft placed 3rd in informative speaking, Summer Shoesmith placed 4th in informative speaking, Mia Winquist placed 6th in original oratory, Jayvan Fowler placed 2nd in radio speaking, and Carly Jackson placed 2nd in special occasion speaking. Congratulate the team as we prepare for our next tournament in Dekalb!"


Are you interested in Dental Assisting? A Representative from Dental Assisting Technology will be here on Friday, December 10th 2nd hour. They will go over questions that you may have regarding the dental field and help with any registration questions you may have.


FCA will host its morning huddle Tuesday, Nov 23 at 7am in the Gallery. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes invites all athletes to attend morning huddles to build friendships, faith, and character.

FCA Yearbook pictures are Tuesday, Dec 1st at 7:30am in the auditorium. Wear FCA or UT apparel and arrive by 7:25! 

There will be an art club meeting at 310 tomorrow in room 187V.  Please remember if you need the activity bus and have not set it up with Mrs. Jackson yet, you need to do so by noon on Tuesday.  Please bring your sketchbooks. 

"There will be a lettermen's club meeting on Tuesday November 23rd at 7:30 AM in Mr. King's room, 161 W.  If you have received your varsity letter or are currently playing a varsity sport, you are welcome to attend.  We will discuss the upcoming calendar for the year and pictures for the yearbook.  Please see Mr. King if you have any questions."