Thursday, April 9, 2015

(A) - Memorial Stadium-dismiss 2:30 – 2:45 p.m.
(A) - Lincoln Park-dismiss 2:30 – bus 2:45 p.m.
(A) - Effingham HS-dismiss 2:45 p.m. – bus 3:00 p.m.
(A) - Lincoln Park-dismiss 2:30 – bus 2:45 p.m.

Sweet & Sour Chicken
BBQ Chicken Sandwich
Taco Pizza
Turkey & Cheese Deli
Ham Chef Salad
Ham/Cheese Quesadilla

Mrs. Doyen is looking for 6 sophomore students to assist at prom this year! Volunteers will receive a free ticket to their Junior prom. Sign up in room 313.

Wrestling open mats will begin next week at the junior high on Monday, April 13 and Thursday, April 16 at 4:30 p.m.

High School Cheer Tryouts:
Parent Meeting will be April 10th at 6:00 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.  Clinics will be held April 13-16th 4:30-7:00 p.m. at the high school cafeteria.  Actual Tryouts will be on April 17th starting at 4:30 p.m.  Any questions, please call Shelly 827-8787

Taylorville Softball team will be selling "Tornado Nation" car decals for $10.   This is for a limited time and inventory is limited, so see a softball player for your limited edition "Tornado Nation" car decal.   Buy them today ONLY while supplies last.


Student Council
Student Council will be hosting a blood drive from 9-4 p.m. in the East Gym on Friday, April 17, 2015.
Sign-up sheets are in the Main Office.  Students who are 16 years of age must also have a parental consent form.

Girls Basketball
Any girl interested in participating in girls’ basketball next year may pick up a summer basketball schedule, as well as, a registration for “The Chute Basketball Camp” in the Main Office.

Counseling Center
Attention Students:  Applications for summer employment at Monsanto corn research and soybean purity are now available in Student Services.  Application deadline is May 22.

Attention Students:  Taylorville Memorial Hospital is sponsoring a “Teens Experiencing Nursing” Summer Camp for students interested in a career in professional nursing.  The camp will be held July 7 – July 9 with a maximum of 15 students from the surrounding area.  There is no charge to participants to attend.  Additional information and applications are available in Student Services or on the hospital website at

Attention Seniors:  The Dorris Scholarship application is now available in Student Services.  Applicants must plan on attending Eastern Illinois University.
Deadline to apply is April 30, 2015. 

Attention Seniors:  Deadline dates for the following local scholarships are listed below.  Applications are available online on the counseling link of the high school web page and in Student Services.

April 10, 2015
William T. Barry Achievement Scholarship
Alice Benton Memorial Scholarship – Community Women’s Association

April 15, 2015
Thelma N. Peel Scholarship
Preston Lord Scholarship
TEA Scholarship

Mount Auburn Lioness Club – Bruce Hohenstein Memorial Scholarship