Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Salisbury Steak w/gravy
BQ Chicken Pizza
Hot-Tot Wrap
Mashed Potatoes / Side Salad
Fresh Fruit / Peaches
No sporting events.

Congratulations to the following THS Band and Choir members for earning honors at the IHSA State Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, March 4.
Those earning Division I awards:
Alex Younker - Snare Drum Solo
Audra Boheme - Tenor Sax Solo
Cara Rivecco - Clarinet Solo
Catherine Brookens - Vocal Solo
Connor Chase - Vocal Solo
Dylan Scott - Snare Drum Solo
Jackie Epperson - FLute Solo
James Boettger - Vocal Solo
Jason Sherbert - Tenor Sax Solo
Jessica Mathias - Vocal Solo
Josie Gollahon - Multiple Percussion Solo
Kaylee Jones - Trumpet Solo
Keaton Hohenstein - Alto Sax Solo
Tawney Minks - Trumpet Solo
Tyler Sherbert - Clarinet Solo
Kodi Smith and Karlee Howell - Flute/Clarinet Duet
Jenny Tullis, Kelly Overhaug, Hailey Rhodes & Jason Sherbert - Sax Quartet
Taylor Ahrendt, Tyler White, Gunther Abernathy, Alex Evrley & Connor Smegal - Brass Quintet
Preston Rice, Dylan Scott, Jordan Wood, Josie Gollahon, James Montes, Anna Kinsella, Jason Sherbert, Alex Evrley, Dakota Harris and Alex Younker - Percussion Ensemble
Division II Awards:
Connor Smegal - Vocal Solo
David McKennedy - Trombone Solo
Elizabeth Coady - Oboe Solo
Hailey Rhodes - Oboe Solo
Jordan Wood - Snare Drum Solo
Preston Rice - Vibraphone Solo
Katie True & Caelyn Woodruff - Clarinet Duet
Christine Curvey & Carly Tracey - Trombone Duet
Division IV Awards: Dax Stormer & Drew Brookens - Trumpet Duet
*Special Congratulations to Jenny Tullis, Alto Sax Solo and Elizabeth Coady, Vocal Solo for earning Division I ratings and Best of the Day Awards.
All wrestlers that participated in this past 2016-2017 wrestling season, need to see Coach Mateer for post-season voting and banquet information by this Friday, March 10th, 2017.

THS Semi-Formal Dance will be held in the East Gym on Saturday, March 11th from 7:00 until 10:00 p.m. Tickets will be on sale during the lunch hours beginning Monday, March 6th  through Friday, March 10th.  Advance tickets are $8 and $10 at the door.  Guest Passes for the dance are available in the Main Office.  The dance is for Taylorville High School Students and their guest.  If you are bringing a guest that is not is not a student at THS the following rules apply:
  1. Guest cannot be a student at any junior high school.
  2. THS student is responsible for securing a guest pass form and having their guest complete all the required information.
  3. THS students are required to have guest pass form signed by Taylorville High School Administrator prior to the event and student must present form along with picture ID of guest to gain entrance to the dance.
Attention Juniors and Seniors:  The University of Illinois at Springfield is hosting an informational meeting for students interested in earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree on March 28 at 6:30 p.m. held at Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation.  If interested in attending, students must RSVP at www.uis.edu/nursing/