Thursday, March 12, 2015

No sporting events.

Spaghetti w/ meat sauce
Chili Dog
Cheeseburger Pizza
Ham & Cheese Deli
Chicken Caesar Salad
Chicken Burrito

Scholastic Bowl:
Congratulations to Alec Grizzell, for answering 18 toss ups correct in the Apollo Conference!  He led THS Varsity in toss ups.  It was a great season, and I hope you had a fun year.  Please wash and return shirts to Mrs. Tanner or Mr. Blades by March 18th.

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.
Tortilla Toss – Come to room 300 at 7:30am on Thursday, March 12th & see how many times you can flip a tortilla blindfolded!
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…

Thursday, March 12, 2015:
Who was the King of Spain during the conquest of the Aztec Empire by Cortes?

Art Club
Art Club will be meeting today after school.

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 Seniors:  An updated scholarship bulletin is now available online on the counseling link of the high school web page.  Please be mindful of the April deadline dates for local scholarship applications.

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 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.

The following students need to report to the Main Office at the end of 1st hour today:

Brooke Brandi and Alyviah Durham