Tuesday, November 5, 2019

 

“Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.”

 

  1. There will be a Leo Club meeting at lunch tomorrow in Mr. Chiles Classroom.
  2. Girls and Boys Basketball has started for those who are not still playing a Fall Sport. Girls will practice all week from 4:00 – 6:00  Boys will have open gym all week from 6:00 – 8:00.
  3. There will be a career presentation by a pilot during 7th period today in Mrs. Becker’s Room (room 2) If you are interested in hearing the presentation, please sign up in the office.  If you do not sign up, you will not be allowed in the presentation.  Any questions, please see Mrs. Becker.
  4. The first blood drive of the year will be today. You have to be 16 years or older to give blood.  You can sign up in the office.  16 year olds, you need to have permission from your parents to give blood. Permission slips are in the office.  If you have any questions, see Brianna Rimmey.
  5. Hunter Safety Class: For those who signed up for the Hunter Safety Class and those who would still like to take the course, classes started yesterday and will go throughout the week (November 4th – 8th) @ lunch in the Shop.  Grab your lunch from the Foods Room or pack one and meet in the shop so we can knock this out.  Any questions, see Mr. O’Day.
  6. Class treasurers: Please turn in your money and receipt books to Kristy in the office. 
  7. Sixt will be awarding 5 students nationwide $5,000 towards their study at any 2 or 4 year course at an accredited University.  To find out more about the scholarship please check out the following website:  https://www.sixt.com/sixt-scholars/
  8. If you are planning on playing basketball and didn’t play a Fall Sport, you need to have your physical, sports packet and concussion test done and turned in to Mrs. McDonald before you can practice. So get them done now!! Any questions see Mrs. McDonald.
  9. Humboldt County Teen Court (a program of the Boys & Girls Club) is hosting a training for new teen volunteers in 8th – 12th grades on Thursday, November 14th from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Teen Center on the corner of K and Harris Streets in Eureka. Please RSVP if you are interested.  Teen Court is a real court administered by teens for teens who have chosen to have their cases heard by their peers.  Student volunteers serve in the courtroom as jurors, attorneys and other positions.  Volunteers earn community service hours, help give other teens a second chance and learn new skills.  For more information contact 707-444-0153 or hcteencourt@bgcredwoods.org.