Monday, October 19, 2020

Monday, October 19, 2020


Happy birthday to the following people who have birthdays this week:

Sunday, October 18: Allayna Elnicki, Molly Gonzales, and Colin Husband

Monday, October 19: Michael Hancock and Mrs. Sadnick

Tuesday, October 20: Alexis Bubela, Colin Drake, and Mallory Freeman

Wednesday, October 21: William Daugherty and Autumn Kawiecki

Friday, October 23: Hannah Barrie

Saturday, October 24: Drew Arbisi, Selena Corcoran, and Anthony Hewitt


Attention students: Check out the college visits page under ‘Counseling’, then ‘General Information’ and then under College Information. There are many colleges waiving application fees.  Many are offering virtual visits.


Attention students: Make sure to check out the website under scholarships. There were several miscellaneous scholarships recently posted including Coca-Cola, Horatio Alger, and Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship.


There are a few recently posted job opportunities listed on the website. Check it out!


Attention all students: The University of Illinois Extension is hosting a six-part online series for youth ages 13 and older called Your Thoughts Matter.  This state-wide program will be facilitated virtually, and will help teens learn to define mental health, how to talk about it with family and friends, and how to help themselves and others. Visit: for more information.


Hey students: Get out of your rut and into the groove! Join Science Research Club and make that your move! We are meeting this Wednesday, October 21st at 3:00 PM in room 308 to fill out Happy Halloween cards for veterans at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home! We just listened to speaker- Mr. Alex Duncan, a local fire fighter who has traveled to California to fight wildfires! If you would like to help us on Wednesday, October 21st, then please be sure to email Mrs. Depenbrock ( or Mrs. Kochis ( so we know who is coming. Also, so if you are wanting to join the Science Research Club, then you still can, and we will send you the code if you email us! New members are always welcome!


Quote of the day by James Pierce: “Ignore those who tell you which way to go without first understanding where you are.”