Monday, November 25, 2019

Monday, November 25, 2019


Happy birthday to Anthony Gonzalez, Lani Imeri, Zika Imeri, Amya Pavy, and Mrs. Christman.


Reminder to all students.  Tyler Towne will be here today after school to talk about his Internship with the White Sox this summer and his Sports Business Association at UIC.  All are welcome to attend.  He will speak from 2:45-3:15 in Room 323.  This speaker is sponsored by our FBLA club, and snacks will be provided! 


There will be no math tutoring on Tuesday, November 26.


Attention Seniors: Daniela Rios of ISAC will be here every Thursday during periods 3, 4, 5a and 5b to offer direct assistance with college applications and FAFSA.  Please visit the counseling office if you would like to sign up.


Start your Thanksgiving this Tuesday night with a Lady Cavs homecoming basketball game. Sophomore game starts at 6 pm and Varsity at 7:30.


There is a GSA meeting tomorrow after school in room #331 with snacks!!


Key Club will be meeting at 7:15 AM on Tuesday morning in the Cavalier Community Room. Remember that this meeting is the last to turn in your club dues and order your shirt. The next couple of meetings will be super fun- we'll be crafting, collecting, and feasting!! 


We're rocking around the Holiday Tree, Key Club's Annual Holiday Giving Tree, that is.  The tree is decked and is the location to deliver your gathering of donation items for IVAR! We invite you to bring things to support the charitable work of helping the animals. Donate at the library and be entered to win a holiday prize!! 


There is no such thing as "AWAY".  When we throw anything away it must go somewhere. Please see Ms. Lance for information about the Green Team.  There will be a meeting on December 5th @ 2:45 in the Student Commons.


The next fun intramural activity will be doubles ping pong on December 4th at 7:00 in the North Balcony. Sign your team up outside the PE office. Any questions, ask Coach Keating.


If you would like to earn some community service hours, IVCC is in need of around 10 students to help assist at IVCC on Sunday, December 8th from around 9:30 to 4:00 for a Hoop Shoot contest for grade school students. Please contact Mrs. Wilson in the Counseling office if interested.


There is an opportunity for a $1000 scholarship per year for students who are accepted to North Central College. Check the counseling website under miscellaneous scholarships for more information. The deadline is December 2nd.


Looking for volunteer opportunities? The Peru Public Library is looking for volunteers for different activities. And Utica is sponsoring Christmas in the Village on November 30th. They’re looking for volunteers to help with Polar Express children’s activities at the Heritage Center in the museum. For more information, come to the Counseling Office.


Are you a senior that has been accepted to a college, military branch, apprenticeship, or the workforce post high school? Stop by the counseling office to add your name to our acceptance wall in celebration of your success and for a chance to win a gift card.


Do you want to learn to build a website or write a program? Computer Club coders meet every Friday after school in Mr. Bjerkaas’ room - 341. New members are always welcome!


Attention seniors: sign up for the next College 101 on Tuesday, December 10th in the Counseling Office to find out next steps in the college-going process.  


Attention sophomores and juniors: ACC sign-ups for next school year will begin on December 2nd. You can sign up at that time in the Counseling office.


There will be a Renaissance meeting after school today in the Cavalier Community Room. All members should attend.


Attention students who were recommended to be Harbor Homeroom Student Leaders: Your Google survey is due by tomorrow at 8 AM.


Attention Renaissance Gold and Silver Card Holders: If you returned your Jimmy Johns order form last week, do not forget to pick up your box lunch tomorrow on the North side of the cafeteria.


Dominican University, River Forest, IL will be here tomorrow, November 26th during 3rd hour.

Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with this representative.

A representative from the U.S. Navy will be here on Monday, December 2nd at the North Commons to meet with interested students.