ATTENTION: Important Announcements

The BOE has amended the school calendar for snow days.  IWEST will be in school on Wednesday, April 1st, Thursday, April 2nd, and Monday, April 6.

Order your ISHA State Finals t-shirt by March 27.
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Monday, March 30, 2015

Jazz Night Out this past Saturday night was wonderful! Great job everyone!

 

Congratulations to the following students who were inducted into the National Honor Society last week: Holly Boudreau, Cecilia Canizela, Joana Carmona, Megan Clay, Tess Cummings, Jason Finegan, Andrea Fuoss, Renee Gerling, Macey Grant, Abrial Harkins, Angel Lopez, Taylor Lund, Gabe Mansfield, Carley Mayer, Jenna Mikelson, Savannah Mims, Erin Olson, Josh Reitz, Sonny Renehan, Claudia Ruiz, Kristian Sanchez, Kirsten Schroeder, Skylar Small, Emily Vaughn, and Consuelo Zavala!

 

The NHS Red Cross Blood Drive is tomorrow!  A current schedule of appointments has been posted on the office window as well as just outside of Mrs. Miller’s classroom.  If you need to change your appointment time, please see Mrs. Miller as soon as possible.  Students – you should stay in class until an NHS member comes to escort you to the gym.  There will be snacks and a thank you gift for all who donate.  So many lives can be saved as a result of tomorrow’s event! Thanks in advance for your willingness to serve!

 

Senior NHS members helping with the blood drive should report to the new gym by 8:15 on Tuesday morning.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Raider JV Baseball today at Prairie Central at 4:30

 

SCHOOL EVENTS DISMISS TIME BUS TIMES
JV Baseball 3:05 3:15

 

LUNCH MENU:  Taco w/Meat, Lettuce & Cheese – Salsa – Corn – Applesauce – Milk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, March 27, 2015

Jazz Night Out is tomorrow at 7:00! Come enjoy dancing, dessert, coffee, and live music by the Jazz Band and Jazz Choir. Ticket cost for students is $3 and adults $5 in advance and $4 and $6 at the door. This includes a dessert buffet and gourmet coffee from Cornerstone Cafe. Come out and support our music students at 7:00 this Saturday night.

 

Attn Seniors: Ms. Monk needs the following information from each of you today: your Senior wills and memories – 100 words submitted by email or shared on Google Chrome 2) Participation list for sports/activities 3) information for the slide show.

 

The Rifle Club pizza party will be Sunday, March 29th at 6:00 at Pizza Palace.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Junior class:  There will be a prom committee meeting at Anne Carney’s house at 2:00pm on Sunday, March 29.

 

Orders forms for Girls basketball state finals t-shirts are now available in the office. These are different shirts than were ordered when the girls went to the final four. Please check in the office for more information, orders are due tomorrow.

 

Raider Baseball/Softball today at Kankakee at 4:30

 

SCHOOL EVENTS DISMISS TIME BUS TIMES
Baseball/Softball 2:55 3:05

 LUNCH MENU:  Cheese Pizza – Lettuce – Mandarin Oranges – Brownie – Milk

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Jazz Night Out is Saturday at 7:00! Come enjoy dancing, dessert, coffee, and live music by the Jazz Band and Jazz Choir. Ticket cost for students is $3 and adults $5 in advance and $4 and $6 at the door. This includes a dessert buffet and gourmet coffee from Cornerstone Cafe. Come out and support our music students at 7:00 this Saturday night.

 

Attn Seniors: Ms. Monk needs the following information from each of you immediately: your Senior wills and memories – 100 words submitted by email or shared on Google Chrome 2) Participation list for sports/activities 3) information for the slide show.

 

The Rifle Club pizza party will be Sunday, March 29th at 6:00 at Pizza Palace.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Junior class:  There will be a prom committee meeting at Anne Carney’s house at 2:00pm on Sunday, March 29.

 

Orders forms for Girls basketball state finals t-shirts are now available in the office. These are different shirts than were ordered when the girls went to the final four. Please check in the office for more information, orders are due tomorrow.

 

Today’s meetings will be:

NHS – Seniors only Cafeteria
Sophomore Class Old gym
Chess Club Rm 203

Potato Bar today

LUNCH MENU:  Hot Ham & Cheese on Bun – French Fries – Pineapple – Milk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Jazz Night Out is this Saturday night at 7:00! Come enjoy dancing, dessert, coffee, and live music by the Jazz Band and Jazz Choir. Student tickets cost $3 in advance or $4 at the door and adult tickets are $5 in advance or $6 at the door.  This includes a dessert buffet and gourmet coffee from Cornerstone Cafe. Come out and support our music students at 7:00 this Saturday night!

 

Seniors – turn in the following to Mrs. Monk by Friday: 1) Senior wills and memories – 100 words submitted by email or shared on Google Chrome 2) Participation list for sports/activities 3) information for the slide show. The end of the year is quickly approaching and Mrs. Monk needs this information IMMEDIATELY!!!

 

Students going to Headstart tomorrow need to have permission slips turned in today. Let your 4th hour teachers know you will not be in class. Also, you will be leaving at 10:30 and should be back by 11:30.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Junior class:  There will be a prom committee meeting at Anne Carney’s house at 2:00pm on Sunday, March 29.

 

Orders forms for Girls basketball state finals t-shirts are now available in the office. These are different shirts than were ordered when the girls went to the final four. Please check in the office for more information, orders are due Friday.

LUNCH MENU:  Spaghetti – Romaine Lettuce – Applesauce – Garlic Bread – Milk

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Today from 9:05 to 10:05 a Secretary of State Representative will be in the library to speak to all students that have taken or will be taking Drivers Ed this year. An announcement will be made when it is time to release students to go to the library. 2nd hour study hall will report to Ms. Askew’s room #202.

 

Reminder to all NHS, today during homeroom there will be a practice for the banquet in the old gym. All NHS members, old and new, are expected to attend.

 

Students going to Headstart on Thursday need to have permissions slips turned in and let your 4th hour teachers know you will not be in class. Also, you will be leaving at 10:30 and should be back by 11:30.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Junior class:  There will be a prom committee meeting at Anne Carney’s house at 2:00pm on Sunday, March 29.

 

Orders forms for Girls basketball state finals t-shirts are now available in the office. These are different shirts than were ordered when the girls went to the final four. Please check in the office for more information.

 

Today’s meetings will be:

NHS Old gym

Potato Bar today

LUNCH MENU:   Hamburger on Bun – Carrots – Peaches – Milk

 

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There will be no school on Friday April 3, 2015.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Tomorrow from 9:05 to 10:05 a Secretary of State Representative will be in the library to speak to all students that have taken Drivers Ed this year.

 

Reminder to all NHS, tomorrow during homeroom there will be a practice for the banquet in the old gym. All NHS members, old and new, are expected to attend.

 

If there is anyone still interested in giving blood next week, please see Ms. Miller.

 

Freshman: fudge orders and money are due in the office today.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Orders forms for Girls basketball state finals t-shirts are now available in the office. These are different shirts than the ones ordered when the girls went to the final four. Please check in the office for more information.

 

Raider Softball and Baseball today at home at 4:30.

 

LUNCH MENU:  Mini Corn Dogs – Green Beans – Pears – Milk

 

 

 

Friday, March 20, 2015

NHS inductee profiles are due to Mrs. Miller today.

 

Freshman: fudge orders and money are due in the office by Monday.

 

Today during both lunch hours, art club members will be selling yummy desserts. In the old gym there will be 4 table displays that represent a famous artist. Buy some yummy treats and vote for the best overall artist display.

 

Be prepared for the Hunger Games Reaping at Morp on April 10 from 8-10. See the flyers around school for more information. May the odds be ever in your favor.

 

LUNCH MENU: Fish Sticks – Baked Beans – Mandarin Oranges – Milk

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, March 19, 2015

The County Tournament for Scholastic Bowl is today at 4 at the high school. Players need to help set up Ms. Eighner’s and Mr. Young’s rooms right after school. JV players need to help run the tournament with at least 2 players in each room. We should be done around 8:15 tonight.

 

If you missed PARCC testing, the makeup days are:  Algebra 2 – tomorrow and English 3 – Tuesday.  Both will start at 8:30 am and will be in the cafeteria.  Make sure your Chromebooks are charged and bring headphones for the English test.

 

FCCLA will be selling Shamrocks during lunch this week to raise money for muscle disease awareness.

 

The Art Club will be holding a bake sale during lunch tomorrow. There will be great treats so bring your money and buy something yummy!!!!

 

The NHS is holding a blood drive on Tuesday, March 31st at the HS. Students 16 years of age and older may donate. 16 year olds will need a parent permission slip. Sign up with an NHS member over lunch this week. Working 5B lunch today: Taylor Cultra, Gwen Orr and Dillon Honn. Pick up materials from Mrs. Miller before going down to lunch.

 

There will be a WYSE meeting tomorrow morning in Mr. Meyer’s room at 8:15.

 

Any Junior who borrowed an ACT test book from Mrs. DeFauw needs to return it asap.

 

Be prepared for the Hunger Games Reaping at Morp on April 10 from 8-10. See the flyers around school for more information. May the odds be ever in your favor.

 

NHS inductee profiles are due to Mrs. Miller by tomorrow.

 

If you are working at the IWES Carnival tomorrow, check the schedules posted on the office window for your work time.

 

Prom date request forms can be picked up in the office and returned by April 1st.

 

Today’s meetings will be:

Chess Club Rm 203
Boys Basketball – Grades 9-11 New gym
Art Club Small gym

LUNCH MENU:  Beef Tator Bake – Carrots – Pears – Dinner Roll – Milk

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Reminder to students: Please make sure you wear your seat belt and watch your speed.

 

If you missed PARCC testing the makeup days are: Algebra 2 – Friday, March 20th and English 3 – Tuesday, March 24th. Both will start at 8:30am and will be in the cafeteria. Make sure your Chromebooks are charged and bring headphones for the English test.

 

Any Junior or Senior interested in a career in law please see Mr. Kantor about Law Day being held at KCC.

 

On Tuesday, March 31st the NHS is holding a blood drive at the HS. Students 16 years of age and older may donate. 16 year olds will need a parent permission slip. Sign up with an NHS member over lunch this week. Working 5A lunch today: Kristian Sanchez, Angel Lopez and Gabe Mansfield; 5B lunch: Macey Grant and Josh Reitz. Pick up materials from Mrs. Miller before going down to lunch.

 

Juniors going to see To Kill A Mockingbird tomorrow will be eating at 10:45 and leaving at 11:15. Please remember to dress appropriately.

 

Be prepared for the Hunger Games Reaping at Morp on April 10 from 8-10. See flyers around school for more information. May the odds be ever in your favor.

 

NHS inductee profiles are due to Mrs. Miller by Friday.

 

If you are working at the IWES Carnival on Friday, check the schedules posted on the office window for your work time.

 

Today is a 2 hour early dismissal day, we will be on shortened periods all day.

 

Potato bar today

LUNCH MENU:  Grilled Cheese – Corn – Mandarin Oranges – Milk

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