Monday, December 9, 2019

Monday, December 9, 2019


Happy birthday to Gracie Williams, Alivia Golightly, Jesse Lasik, Alexia Michael, Jaxon Schneider, and Mrs. Navarro.

Happy half birthday to Andrew Bollis, Devin Chaparro, Emma Happ, and Mrs. Stiker.


Attention students with a study hall, ACC or dual credit class. Your teachers will be handing out Exam/Attendance waivers in your class today. These forms need to be signed by a parent and by those teachers that you have a study hall, ACC or dual credit class with. The completed forms are due at the Greeter’s Desk by Friday, December 13th. If these forms are completed and turned in by Friday, December 13th you will not have to be here on Exam days during the hours that you have study hall, ACC or dual credit class.


There will be an Art Club meeting in Room 224 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, December 12.  New members are always welcome.


Attention Seniors: Daniela Rios of ISAC will be here on 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.


Hey seniors! The yearbook staff is now accepting senior quotes to be placed under each portrait in the 2019-2020 yearbook. Your quote must be 100 characters or shorter and has to be school appropriate. Quotes need to be turned in through the form found in your student email by Friday, December 20th, and we will not be accepting any past that date. Remember to be original and give credit to others for their words!


Attention all Club/Activity Sponsors--Club photo day is set for January 23rd. More information will be sent out this week by yearbook staff, so please check your emails.


Please join us for Debate Club on Wednesday, December 11th in room 114 from 2:40 - 3:45.


Key Club will be meeting at 7:15 AM on Tuesday morning in the CCR. Remember to bring your donation for IVAR. Our goal is to have at least 15 donation items for under the tree! 


Rockin' around the Holiday tree, Let the Holiday spirit ring... The annual Holiday Giving Tree that is. The tree is up in the library and is still rockin'! Bring in donations for IVAR and be entered in the drawing for a prize.


Attention Writing Club: We are in need of members to sit at the 8th Grade Activity Night tonight from 6-7:30 p.m. If you can attend, let Mrs. Phillips know. Also, the December Writing Club Meeting will be Tuesday, December 10 after school in room 147. 


Do you enjoy video games? Well if so we got the club for you. Come over to Video Game Club in room 02 in the East Gym, right across from Mr. Villarreal's welding class, this Monday and Thursday. Our meeting will begin at 3:00, so if you’re interested come on by.


LEAD will have a meeting on Wednesday, during your lunch period.  Get your lunch and come on down to CCR to see what we are doing next.  Please contact Mrs. Witte with any questions. 


There is a GSA meeting tomorrow after school in room #331! Hope to see you there!


Link Crew is hosting the LaSalle Celebration of Lights at Rotary Park on Tuesday, December 10! Make sure you fill a thermos with hot cocoa and drive out to the park to enjoy the lights with Link Crew!  Link Crew keeps a portion of the donations that night, so please come out and help keep our freshmen strong by supporting the Celebration of Lights!  The drive through the park will be worth your time!  We promise!  Link Crew will be there all evening starting at 4:30!


Hey Cavs! Have you ever wanted to be a writer or an actor on Saturday Night Live? Have you wanted to be on Whose Line is it Anyway? If the answer is yes to any or all of these questions, come to the Drama Club Meeting on Thursday, December 12th in Room 320 from 2:50-3:45, to find out what we have planned for the Spring! New members are always welcome!


If you are interested in applying to Western Illinois University, they will be waiving their $30 application fee if you apply from December 6th through December 15th.


Special Olympics will be having their first basketball game at Putnam County Tuesday, December 10th at 5:30.  Come on out and support your Special Olympics Cavs!  


Attention Book Club members:  Our next meeting will be Friday, December 13th at 7:15am in the Library.  Please join Mrs. Meyer and Mrs. Sadnick for a light breakfast and to discuss our book choices.   New members are always welcome!


Attention sophomores and juniors: ACC sign-ups for next school year are taking place in the Counseling office.


Reminder to all students attending home athletic events: You MUST have your student ID badge for free admission. Without your ID, the student entry fee is $3.00.  


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.