Friday, September 30, 2016

Congratulations to our new reigning Homecoming King and Queen:  Markese Gaytan and Amber Bradfield!

Congratulations to our Mr. Raider contestants and to Thomas MacDonald who placed third as Mr. Originality last night, to James Pangle who placed 2nd as Prince Charming, and to Jacob Connor who became 2016’s Mr. Raider.

 

Mrs. Tammen would like to extend a HUGE thank you to all the student council members and non-student council members who helped out back stage or on stage last night during Mr. Raider.  Also, thank you to Mr. Resendiz, Mr. Thomason, Mr. Meyer, Mr. Stone, Ms. Locke, Mrs. Pickham, and Ms. Sheets for helping out last night as well.  You all did an amazing job, and put on a great show.  And a big shout out to Corey and Jorge for being last night’s MC’s, you guys were awesome!

 

Attention Seniors – Eastern Illinois University is waiving their application fee for this week only 9/26-10/2. If you are planning to apply to Eastern do so this week and you will not have to pay. Also, remember the FAFSA forms opens up on Saturday!

 

Yearbooks will be on sale this week during lunch – $45 each or $50 for personalized.

 

Still Interested in Joining FCCLA?  TODAY Is THE LAST Day to join!!!  $20.00

 

 Homecoming Schedule:

Friday:

  • Pep Rally beginning at 2:45 in the big gym
    • Parade – 4:00 – line up begins at 3:30
    • Football game – 7:00
  • Homecoming Court – line up on the sidelines with Mrs. Tammen 2 minutes before halftime to be announced – Homecoming Court Football players NO NOT go to the locker rooms at half time, line up immediately

 

Saturday:

  • Homecoming Dance at the Garage from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday.  $5 for a single, $8 a couple.

 

Kids selling 50/50 at tonight’s football game need to be here at the concession stand at 6:00 to meet with Mr. Weaver.

 

Raider Football tonight at home at 7:00 against PBL

 

There will be no salad bar today.

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

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Congratulations to the IW girls golf team on winning the Iroquois County Tournament yesterday at Shewami in Watseka.  The girls placed 1st while the IW boys placed 2nd only 4 strokes behind Watseka.  For the IW girls, Marissa Pool placed 5th, Stephanie Orr 2nd, and Taylor McTaggart finished 1st with a score of 43.  For the IW boys, Brandon Olson finished in 5th place.

 

Mrs. Tammen would like to thank our amazing referees and the Powder Puff student council committee for all of their hard work last night.  Congratulations to the Seniors who won, Juniors 2nd, Sophomores 3rd and Freshman took 4th.

 

Reminder to those who signed up to set up for Mr. Raider, you need to be at the school by 6:00 tonight.

 

Attention Seniors – Eastern Illinois University is waiving their application fee for this week only 9/26-10/2. If you are planning to apply to Eastern do so this week and you will not have to pay. Also, remember the FAFSA forms opens up on Saturday!

 

Yearbooks will be on sale this week during lunch – $45 each or $50 for personalized.

 

The Senior group photo is today.  Seniors will leave at 12:45 and should be back by 7th hour.

 

FCCLA dues of $20 are due by tomorrow.

 

Today is the last day to turn in rifle club applications.

 

Art Club Officers for the 2016-2017 school year are:  President: Peyton Schnurr; Vice President: Mckinley Gerdes; Treasurer: Amber Bradfield; Secretary: Megan Ulrichs.  Officers please see Ms. Locke before homeroom today.  There will be an art club meeting today during homeroom, if you did not pay the 5$ membership fee you cannot attend the meeting until you do.

 

 Homecoming Schedule:

Thursday:

  • Dress – Class Colors (wear Homecoming t-shirts or your class t-shirt color)
  • Mr. Raider – 7:00pm – admission fee $1 or canned food item
  • Homecoming Court – meet backstage to line up for Coronation during the last Mr. Raider contestant talent – dress nicely
  • Bonfire – immediately following Mr. Raider

Friday: 

  • Dress – Raider Wear
  • Parade – 4:00 – line up begins at 3:30
  • Football game – 7:00
  • Homecoming Court – line up on the sidelines with Mrs. Tammen 2 minutes before halftime to be announced – Homecoming Court Football players NO NOT go to the locker rooms at half time, line up immediately

 

Saturday:

  • Homecoming Dance at the Garage from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday.  $5 for a single, $8 a couple.

 

Raider Soccer tonight at home at 6:00 against Watseka

 

Today’s meetings will be:

Chess Club Rm 202
Art Club Cafeteria
Army Lunchtime

 LUNCH MENU:  Hot Ham & Cheese on Bun – Carrots – Applesauce – Goldfish Crackers – Milk

 

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Attention Seniors – Eastern Illinois University is waiving their application fee for this week only 9/26-10/2. If you are planning to apply to Eastern do so this week and you will not have to pay. Also, remember the FAFSA forms opens up on Saturday!

 

Yearbooks will be on sale this week during lunch – $45 each or $50 for personalized.

 

The Senior group photo is tomorrow.  Seniors will leave at 12:45 and should be back by 7th hour.

 

FCCLA dues of $20 are due by Friday.  If you are running for an office, applications are due tomorrow.

 

 Homecoming Schedule:

Wednesday:

  • Dress – Wacky Wednesday – dress up in crazy mixed matched clothes
  • Powder Puff girls and coaches meet at field by 6:30 tonight for pictures for the yearbook
  • 7:00 – Powder Puff football game
  • Immediately following Powder Puff game – Mr. Raider Contestant rehearsal in gym

Thursday:

  • Dress – Class Colors (wear Homecoming t-shirts or your class t-shirt color)
  • Mr. Raider – 7:00pm – admission fee $1 or canned food item
  • Homecoming Court – meet backstage to line up for Coronation during the last Mr. Raider contestant talent – dress nicely
  • Bonfire – immediately following Mr. Raider

Friday: 

  • Dress – Raider Wear
  • Parade – 4:00 – line up begins at 3:30
  • Football game – 7:00
  • Homecoming Court – line up on the sidelines with Mrs. Tammen 2 minutes before halftime to be announced – Homecoming Court Football players NO NOT go to the locker rooms at half time, line up immediately

Saturday:

  • Homecoming Dance at the Garage from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday.  $5 for a single, $8 a couple.

 

Iroquois County Golf Tournament today at Watseka

SCHOOL EVENTS DISMISS TIME BUS TIMES
Golf 12:45  

  

Today’s meetings will be:

Scholastic Bowl Rm 202

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

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Congratulations to the Iroquois West girls golf team for winning the Twin Valley Conference tournament for the second straight year.  The IW girls had three top 10 finishers. Marissa Pool placed 9th, Stephanie Orr 4th, and Taylor McTaggart was 1st with a score of 95 at Dwight Country Club.

 

Attention Seniors – Eastern Illinois University is waiving their application fee for this week only 9/26-10/2. If you are planning to apply to Eastern do so this week and you will not have to pay. Also, remember the FAFSA forms opens up on Saturday!

 

Jostens will be here today during lunch to take senior orders.

 

Yearbooks will be on sale this week during lunch – $45 each or $50 for personalized.

 

Seniors – sign up in the office to sell 50/50 tickets at football games.

 

The Senior group photo is Thursday.  Seniors will leave at 12:45 and should be back by 7th hour.

 

FCCLA dues of $20 are due by Friday.  If you are running for an office, applications are due tomorrow.

 

 Homecoming Schedule:

Tuesday:

  • 4-6pm – Student Council decorating at the garage

Wednesday:

  • Dress – Wacky Wednesday – dress up in crazy mixed matched clothes
  • Powder Puff girls and coaches meet at field by 6:30 for pictures for yearbook
  • 7:00 – Powder Puff football game
  • Immediately following Powder Puff game – Mr. Raider Contestant rehearsal in gym

Thursday:

  • Dress – Class Colors (wear Homecoming t-shirts or your class t-shirt color)
  • Mr. Raider – 7:00pm – admission fee $1 or canned food item
  • Homecoming Court – meet backstage to line up for Coronation during the last Mr. Raider contestant talent – dress nicely
  • Bonfire – immediately following Mr. Raider

Friday: 

  • Dress – Raider Wear
  • Parade – 4:00 – line up begins at 3:30
  • Football game – 7:00
  • Homecoming Court – line up on the sidelines with Mrs. Tammen 2 minutes before halftime to be announced – Homecoming Court Football players NO NOT go to the locker rooms at half time, line up immediately

Saturday:

  • Homecoming Dance at the Garage from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday.  $5 for a single, $8 a couple.

 

Raider Cross Country at Rantoul at 4:30

Raider Golf today at home at 4:00

Raider Soccer today at home against St Anne at 6:00

SCHOOL EVENTS DISMISS TIME BUS TIMES
Cross Country 3:0 3:10
Golf 3:10  

 LUNCH MENU:  Hamburger on Bun – French Fries – Peaches – Chocolate Chip Cookie – Milk

Monday, September 26, 2016

Congratulations to Justin Kuipers for finishing 10th at the Watseka Golf Invitational on Friday!

 

Reminder to all Student Council Members, decorating at the garage is tonight from 7-9 and tomorrow from 4-6, please choose a time, or choose both times, and show up to help.  If you are not on Student Council, but would like to help decorate, ALL ARE WELCOME.

 

Wednesday is Powder Puff.  Girls and coaches need to be at the field by 6:30 to get pictures taken for the yearbook and to warm up.  Game starts at 7 p.m.

 

Attention Mr. Raider Contestants:  Immediately following Powder Puff on Wednesday night, there will be a short rehearsal to make sure everyone is ready for Thursday.

 

Mr. Raider starts at 7 p.m. on Thursday and admission fee will be $1 or a canned food item.

 

Attention all Homecoming Court: Homecoming Court needs to meet backstage to line up for Coronation during the last Mr. Raider contestants TALENT.  You will be announced as the judges deliberate on the Mr. Raider winner.  Please dress nicely.  Additionally, at Friday nights football game, you all need to line up on the sidelines with Mrs. Tammen at 2 minutes to halftime to be announced. Football boys that are part of coronation please make sure you DO NOT go to the locker rooms at half time, line up immediately.

 

Homecoming Dance will be at the Garage from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday.  $5 for a single, $8 a couple.

 

Jostens will be here tomorrow during lunch to take senior orders. Bring a $60 deposit or check out the packets for 3 payment options.

 

Raider JV Football tonight at Westville at 6:00

Raider Volleyball tonight at 5:30 at South Newton

 

SCHOOL EVENTS DISMISS TIME BUS TIMES
Volleyball   4:00
JV Football   3:45

 

Today’s meetings will be:

FFA T-shirt Committee Ag Room
Sophomore Class Cafeteria

LUNCH MENU:  Mini Corn Dogs – Baked Beans – Pears – Yogurt – Milk