Friday, March 13, 2015

No Sporting Events

Chciken Fajitas
Chciken Nugget Wrap
BBQ Chicken Pizza
Chicken Salad Deli
Ham Pizza Salad
Beef Enchilada

Attention Students:  Any students with lockers on 3rd floor will need to take all materials with them on Monday after school.  You will not have access to lockers on Tuesday due to ACT testing.

All students are invited to participate in the following events in celebration of National Foreign Language Week:
Poster Contest – Create a Poster with the theme “Learn a Foreign Language, Gain a New Perspective.” --due to Señora Arcis by Friday, the 13th.
Candy Contest – Correctly guess the number of candies in the jar in room 300 & win the entire jar! --only 25 cents per entry.
Trivia Contest – Give the correct answer to the trivia question in the bulletin each day & get a free guess as to the number of candies in the jar.
Karaoke Party – Come to room 300 after school on Friday, March 13th & celebrate!
Each day:
Give Señora Arcis the correct answer to this question today for a free guess at how many candies are in the jar…

Friday, March 13, 2015:
What language is spoken by the most people in the world (spoken by over 955 million people) & what language is spoken by the fewest people in the world (spoken by approximately 7.4 million people)?

Dodgeball Tournament
Student Council is hosting a dodgeball tournament in the West Gym on Thursday, March 19th at 6:00 p.m.  Entry forms will be in the Main Office.  The cost is $5 per person.  Team size is 8 people, two of opposite gender.  Return completed forms to Luke Sloan or can submit forms the evening of the tournament. 

Students and Faculty
Mrs. Doyen in room 313, has a Get Well Soon card for Ms. Glenn. Students and Staff may stop by her room during advisory or afterschool to sign the card.

Counseling Center
SENIORS:  Reminder – please allow 3 days for a scholarship transcript request from the counselors.  Transcript Request Forms are available in the Student Services office from the counselors. DO NOT request transcripts for scholarships on  We will NOT mail an official transcript to your home address and you will have to pay a fee through Parchment.  Transcripts needed for scholarships should be requested from the counselors and there will be no cost.

Attention Juniors:  You will be taking the ACT on Tuesday, March 17th.  Please report to 3rd floor by 8:00 a.m.  Use the center stairway. You will need to bring two #2 wood pencils, a calculator and photo ID.  The test will end approximately at 1:00 p.m.  You will be allowed to leave the building once the testing is complete. 

Juniors:  Reminder to those juniors that received paperwork for LLCC PACT and HEAT programs for next year,  this is paperwork is due by the end of the school day on Monday, March 16 to Mrs. Sawyer. If paperwork is not turned in on time students will be dropped from the LLCC programs and will attend THS full time.  If you have questions, see Mrs. Sawyer.

Attention Seniors:  The Dr. George Ferry Scholarship application is available online on the counseling link of the high school web page.  This award is for students entering a medical profession.

Attention Seniors:  The Taylorville Education Association Scholarship application is now available online on the counseling link of the high school webpage.

Attention Students:  The following representatives will be here during the lunch hours in the cafeteria to meet with students.  Please ask them questions at their display tables.

Monday, March 16 – United States Marines
Wednesday, March 18 – United States Army and Paul Mitchell the School for Cosmetology

Attention Students:  The following colleges and universities will be here to visit with students.  If interested in attending, please register in Student Services and get a pass from a counselor.

Southeast Missouri State University on Tuesday, March 24 at 9:00 a.m.
Lincoln Land Community College on Tuesday, March 31 at 1:00 p.m.