Wednesday, January 18, 2012
1. Semester tests today and tomorrow in the Graettinger building. Periods 1,3,5 and 7 today and periods 2,4,6 and 8 on Thursday.
2. Sophomores & Juniors: Want a free music download? Visit Mrs. Nelson's office and ask how!
3. The next ACT date is April 14th. Register now!
4. There are extra 2011 Yearbooks available for $38 each (and some from years past as well!) If you have not received your 2011 yearbook they are available at the Graettinger building.
5. On Monday, Jan. 23, Mrs. Sexe will be taking all vocal students grades 7-12 to perform in and watch the ILCC Show Choir Festival. The performance times are as follows: HS 8:20 a.m. and MS at 10:00 a.m. The students will eat lunch there and will watch a few of the groups after lunch. We will arrive back to school at 3:00.
6. The G-T & R-A student councils will be holding a Winterfest Week the week of January 23. The dress up days are as follows: Monday, Jan. 23 – Hillbilly Day, Tuesday, Jan. 24 – Pink Out Day, Wednesday, Jan. 25 – Student-teacher Switch Dress Day (students dress like a teacher and teachers dress like a student), Thursday, Jan. 26 – Christmas Part II (The Remix) - ugly sweaters, winter clothes, etc., Friday, Jan. 27 – Twin Day. More details of activities will be in the announcements next week. There will be a Talent Show Monday in Ruthven starting at 7:20 P.M. and a dance in Ruthven, Saturday from 8-11.
7. 5th grade trumpet lessons have been moved to Wednesdays at the regular time due to having D.A.R.E. class on Thursdays.
8. The Booster club is taking 1 more order for GTRA basketball shirts and Knights glitter shirts. The last day to order is Monday, January 23.