Wednesday, October 17th 2018 Black day #2

GOOD LUCK TO THE VOLLEYBALL TEAM TONIGHT AS THEY TAKE ON THE COLUMBUS SAILORS IN REGIONAL ACTION HERE AT UHS…….SINK EM LADIES!!!!! RUMOR HAS IT THAT IT IS A WHITE OUT…..

Art Club members need to turn in the World’s Finest Chocolate order form to Mrs. Darnall by the end of the day on Thursday.

There is now a BOYS BASKETBALL sign up in the office.

Student Food Drive Reminders/Clarification:
By THIS FRIDAY – bring in CANNED MEAT (tuna, chicken, Spam, etc) for 3X POINTS

By November 2 – bring in MAC ‘N CHEESE (boxes preferred, not individual servings) and GRANOLA BARS for 3X POINTS

By November 9 – bring in ANYTHING for 2X points

Items always worth more points =
• Nut butters (peanut, almond, hazelnut) = 5 POINTS
• Money = 4 POINTS
If you have other items not listed above, you can still bring it in for the food drive and be given 1 point for each (i.e. canned vegetables, soup, etc.).

** There was a handful of students that brought in canned fruit after advisory Tuesday. You were credited for double points.

The Student Food Drive official ends Monday, November 12. NHS will be taking the donations to the Northeast Iowa Food Bank during the day. Please bring any non-perishables and/or money to your advisor by advisory on November 9th!
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MVP mentors will meet during WIN Thursday. Mrs. Kriz will select you. If your email shows another teacher, please attend WIN in their classroom.
COLLEGE APPLICATION DAY is TOMORROW! If you are a senior and haven’t applied to college yet or still need to complete or submit additional applications, this is a great time to finish up! Seniors will be called to Room 19 by last names (i.e. A-E). You MUST know or have your Social Security Number, have your Chromebook, and have payment information (to submit application) if you aren’t part of UNI EOC or received a letter about fee waivers. You are not required to attend but it’s highly recommended if you haven’t applied yet!

Kirkwood Community College will be visiting UHS on Monday. Please submit your name by Friday if you’d like to visit with the representative.

The Original La’ James College in Mason City is visiting UHS on Tuesday. Please submit your name through the Google Form if you’d like to meet with them.

The University of Northern Iowa will be here Wednesday morning. Please submit your name through the Google Form if you’d like to meet with them.

Iowa Central Community College will be here Wednesday during WIN. Please submit your name if you’d like to meet with them.

Mrs. Kriz is hosting an informational meeting for juniors and seniors about NCAA and NAIA academic requirements to be a student athlete at the college level next Thursday from 6-7 pm (during conferences). If planning to attend, please let her know so she can complete an academic worksheet for you prior to the meeting. This is a great opportunity for both parents and students to attend if considering athletics at the college level!

Wednesday, October 24 during WIN we will have a Large Group speech meeting in Miss Leytem’s room. Please bring your Chromebook to complete a form for which events you are interested in and your schedule availability for rehearsals. IF YOU ARE SELECTED BY A TEACHER FOR WIN, YOU MUST ATTEND WIN FIRST.

Fall Play practice for this week is as follows:
Thursday, October 18th – Alice In Wonderland at 6 p.m. and Wizard of Oz at 7:30 p.m. NO SCRIPTS!
All stage workers, actors, and actresses in the Fall Play must help with set construction. We will be having set construction this week on Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Please wear old clothes and shoes, as we will be pulling props and costumes, painting, pulling carts from storage, and building. If you have practice for sports or other extra-curriculars, you are excused. Otherwise, you are expected to be at set building.

Starting this week there will be open pool at West from 3:00-4:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays for those going out for the boys swim team this year. If you have questions, you can email Coach Haley.

There will be a BOYS SOCCER MEETING Tuesday, November 6th at 7:30 a.m. in the aud.

PHOTO RETAKES: School photo retakes are scheduled for Tuesday, October 23rd from 10:30-11:30 at the high school. There are order forms and information in both the media center and the office. If you are doing retakes, please don’t forget to bring the original photos to return to the photographer.

Happy Birthday today to: Mary Jenkins and Ella Smith!!!

Lunch today: Pepperoni pizza (choice: Soft shell beef/cheese taco) coleslaw, corn, pineapple and milk.

The following students please stop by the office today:

KINSIE MURLEY
EMMA SEBETKA
LAYTON SMUTZ
NICK SOARD
CAMDEN ZEIEN
LEAH KAUFMAN
GRANT KEEGAN