Monday, October 21, 2019

Monday, October 21, 2019


Happy birthday to Mallory Freeman, Emma Mertes, Dillon Stuart, Christopher Swayne, William Daugherty, Autumn Kawiecki, Hailey Olson, Aaron Pavy, Mrs. Newell, and Mrs. Coleman.


Congratulations to the JV Boys Soccer team for winning second place in the Princeton JV Cup. 


There will be a Renaissance meeting after school today in Room 147. All members should attend. New members are always welcome.


There will be an informational math team meeting on Tuesday, October 22nd at 2:45 in room 332.  Please see Mrs. Monahan if you can't make it.


Key Club's annual Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF is raising money to EliMiNate Maternal & Neonatal Tetanus. MNT is a horrible disease that is highly preventable. If we reach our goal of a $1000 donation, over 550 mothers and babies could be impacted! Thank you so much to those who have already pledged. Discuss with a Key Clubber an amount you, your classroom, or office is interested in contributing! (Available pledge amounts can be viewed here: ) 



Key Club will meet this Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM, location will be sent via Remind. Missed the meeting? No problem! Check out our Google classroom for the highlights and sign-up sheets for volunteer opportunities. 



There is a GSA meeting tomorrow after school in room #143 - More talking about GSA t-shirts and perhaps more movie watching will happen! Hope to see you there!


Anyone interested in going out for wrestling, see Coach Rebholz in the Sellett gym.


There will be open gym Tuesday and Thursday 3 to 4 p.m. at  the Sellett gym. Any questions, ask Coach Kennedy, Guenther, or Vickery.


The competitive cheer tryout for tonight has been cancelled and is rescheduled for next Monday, October 28th, at 5:30 p.m. in the North Balcony.


Please remember if you have a library book checked out, be sure to return it or renew it in the conference room across from the library.


Hey Cavs! There's one last round of voting for the Cavalier Choice Awards! Check your student email this Wednesday, October 23rd for the link to submit your final vote. This last round of voting narrows down from four nominees to our two superlative winners for each category. Along with the Google form voting, students may also vote by donating their loose change to the student or staff member they would like to win. The Yearbook staff will be in the Student Commons during all lunches from Wednesday, October 23rd to Tuesday, October 29th to collect your change.  And don't forget, the Awards show is Friday, November 8th in the auditorium--admission is $3.00. 


The Yearbook staff will be having a mandatory meeting after school on Tuesday, October 22nd in room 156 to discuss the Cavalier Choice Awards and Sadie. Any students taking part in Cav Choice are required to attend the meeting. We'll see you there!


Hello Seniors! Do you need help filling out a college application or with your FAFSA application? The counselors are hosting a College & FAFSA Application Day on October 25th - all class periods. To sign up, please come to the Counseling Office to reserve which period you would like to be called in. You will get sent a pass, and we will meet in Collaboration Room 327. Help will be available to answer any questions and assist you in completing these applications. Hope to see you then!


Attention freshman and sophomores: Freshman and Sophomore Boards have a meeting Wednesday, October 23rd at 7:30am in Room 136. New members are welcome!


There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting this Wednesday in Room 137 at 7:20 am.


There will be an informational meeting for all girls going out for basketball this Wednesday morning at 7:30 a.m. in room 146. Any questions, ask Coach Vickery, Kennedy, or Guenther.


Attention seniors: Please check your LP email for information on how to join the LP Counseling Remind class for important senior updates.


Attention juniors and seniors: there is a college and career night at IVCC tomorrow, October 22nd from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.  There is also a financial aid informational session from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.


Picture retake day is Friday, October 25. The Lifetouch photographer will be in the Alumni from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on October 25th. 


The following college representatives will be here this month:

Today - The Army – 4th hour in the Counseling office and 5th hour in the Commons

Tuesday, October 22 – Quincy University – 2nd hour

Tuesday, October 22 – Upper Iowa University – 3rd hour

Tuesday, October 22 – St. Ambrose University – 7th hour

Wednesday, October 23 – College 101 – 3rd hour

Thursday, October 24 – Illinois Wesleyan University – 6th hour


Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.