Friday, February 13, 2015

(A) – dismiss 12:45 – bus 1:00 p.m.

Cheesy Penne Pasta
Bacon Cheeseburger
Garlic White Pizza
Ham/Provolone Wrap
Chicken Caesar Salad
Pasta Fagioli

There will be a brief play crew meeting after school today in Mr. Cambruzzi’s Room 137.  Please let Morgan or Allison know if you are unable to attend.

Good luck to our wrestlers at the Mattoon Sectionals.
Please excuse the following wrestlers at 12:45 pm:

David Cruikshank
Will Cruikshank
Heath Fleming
David Gideon
Preston Lindsey
Keane Rogers

Boys Track
There will be a meeting after school for all boys interested in track and not currently participating in a winter sport on Tuesday, February 17th in Room 143.  This is a mandatory meeting.  Official practice starts on Wednesday, February 18th.

There will be a spring conditioning, soccer meeting held in Room 135 after school on Wednesday, February 18th.

THS Hall of Fame
The THS Sports Hall of Fame is accepting nominations at this time for the upcoming dinner/induction ceremony.
Nominations previously submitted are still active, but if you would like to nominate someone new, forms are available in both Student Services and the main office.   They are also available online at  All nominations are due by February 21, 2015

Spain 2015 trip
Last chance to sign up to go to Spain this summer!  The cutoff date for signing up is Saturday, February 21st.  For information see Mrs. Arcis in room 300.

Counseling Center
Attention Seniors:  The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Scholarship application is now available in Student Services.  This scholarship awards tuition and fees for two semesters to Lincoln Land Community College and tuition for two semesters to Richland Community College.  Applications are due today, Friday, February 13.

Attention Juniors:  Are you an enterprising student with an interest in business?  Then you may want to consider the newly developed Christian County CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) Program.  This year long accredited high school class connects students to area business leaders where students will experience the challenges and rewards of creating and running a business.  For additional information and applications, see Mrs. Sawyer or Ms. Wagoner in Student Services.  Applications are due February 15.

Attention Seniors:  Four new scholarship applications have been added to the scholarship page of the counseling link on the high school web page.     The scholarships listed are from local donors and are great opportunities to help fund your college education.
The scholarships added are:  Taylorville LO – Illinois Federation of Business Women, Preston Lord Educational Fund, Christian County Agriculture Group, and the William T. Barry Achievement Scholarship. 

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.

Bradley University on Wednesday, February 18 at 9:00 a.m.
MacMurray College on Wednesday, February 18 at 10:00 a.m.
Western Illinois University on Thursday, February 19 at 10:00 a.m.
Blackburn College on Tuesday, February 23 at 10:00 a.m.
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.