Thursday, September 14, 2017
Congratulations to the girls' varsity volleyball team for their win over conference opponents Rich South on Tuesday. The scores were 25-18 and 25-16. Brynne Spears led the way with 6 aces and Macy Bowen pitched in with 4 kills. Come out and cheer on our lady warriors as they play Rich East tonight at home. Sophomore game will begin at 4:30with varsity to follow.
GUIDANCE/SIGN UP/REGISTER/TRY OUT:
Attention junior and senior female students, are you looking for a great opportunity to learn from professional women who are leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators in the professional business world? Then the Professional Young Women's Network is for you. Sign up for the group in the Guidance office by Oct 10th. See Mrs. P in Guidance with any questions.
How do you pay for college? Financial Aid can help! Please join ISAC and the Guidance Department on Thursday, September 28th, from 6:30-7:30pm in the auditorium to learn about the types of financial aid, eligibility and how to apply. Bring your parents too!
If you are interested in the military for your post- secondary plans and would like to participate in the ASVAB exam in October, please come to the Guidance office before or after school to sign up. The ASVAB is available for students 10-12th grade. If there are any questions please see Ms. Alexander in Guidance.
Attention Seniors: Do you need help completing college applications, registering for the SAT or ACT, or applying for scholarships? Every Tuesday and Thursday after school from 2:00-3:45pm, the Guidance Office will be open for students to receive one-on-one assistance from the counselors. We can help with all of your college questions!
Calling all Sophomores! Are you interested in a career in the trades, such as cosmetology, nursing, welding or computer technology? The Kankakee Area Career Center will be holding their annual Sophomore Day field trip on October 17. Students will be able to check out three 20-minute presentations for the career fields they are interested in. Applications may be picked up in Guidance and are due by Friday, September 15.
Juniors and Seniors can sign up for the following college visits in the Guidance office. Juniors are allowed 4 per semester and Seniors are allowed 2. You must write your 1st hour room number in order to receive a pass. Sept. 19th, Wabash College, 8:00 a.m.; Sept. 20th, Chicago State University at 10:00 a.m.; Sept. 26th, Notre Dame at 9:00 a.m.; Oct. 3rd, Western Illinois University - 9:00 a.m.; Oct. 4th, Monmouth College at 9:30 a.m.; Oct. 5th, De Paul University - 9:15 a.m.; Oct. 18th, Illinois Wesleyan University at 8:30 a.m.; Nov. 1st, Morehouse College at 7:30 a.m.; Nov. 15th, Millikin University at 8:30 a.m.
Attention students: Our first Art Club meeting will be on Monday, September 18th from 2:50-3:45 in room E-103. You do not have to be enrolled in any art classes to join.
Attention Foreign Language Club! Our first meeting will be today, Thursday, September 14th at 2:50 p.m. in room A103. Come to plan this year's activities. See Ms. Ruiz in room A103 with any questions.
Our PBIS focus this week is Safety: Our safety tip of the day is to remember to help those who need assistance. Our first PBIS Redemption Day is September 29th during all lunch mods. Redeem your Warrior Gold for snacks and raffle prizes.
The book store will be open today during lunch mods. Buy your calculators and book bags. Also available are tickets for homecoming fund raiser, 1/2 Chicken dinner or Rib Tip dinner including cole slaw, baked beans, roll/bread for $10.00. Get your tickets today. Limited order of dinners that night so buy your ticket ahead of time. Drive thru will be available for those not staying for the game.
Attention Students: Homecoming 2017 is on its way and your Student Government has been hard at working planning wonderful and memorable events for the week. Here are our Spirit Days starting Monday, October 2nd through Thursday, October 5th. Monday: Hawaiian Day; Tuesday: Twin Day; Wednesday: Character Day; Thursday: Class Color Day; Again, be on the lookout for more announcements regarding Homecoming 2017.
Warriors, for a limited time we are having a Back to School Sale on your 2017-18 yearbook. Order one today for only $47.00! You'll save $8.00 off the regular price. Order forms are available at the Warrior Store during lunch mods on Tuesdays and Thursdays, or in the Main office. This sale ends on Friday, September 29th.
Do you like taking pictures? Do you like getting involved in school? Are you good at meeting deadlines? If so, apply for yearbook club! Applications may be picked up from the main office and are due back by Friday, September 15th.