Thursday 10/31/2019

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Verbal Announcements: Thursday, October 31, 2019

 

Boys Basketball (Jerome) Attention all those wanting to try out for boys’ basketball.  The first official practice begins November 4th.  You will need to be cleared by the bookstore with a physical, finished RMA (Register MY Athlete), and concussion (if a freshman).  Please do not wait!  Please come to coach Jerome's room for the necessary paper work in room 550.

 

Student Council (Sultani) Hey Colts, as we quickly approach the holiday season, it's time to step up and give back to our community.  Starting this week, student council will begin collecting canned foods for our annual canned food drive.  The winning 3rd hour class will receive a pizza party as well as ultimate recognition at our upcoming winter sports assembly.  Donate any and all canned food and nonperishable items as well as cash money to your third hour class.  One dollar equals 3 cans.  Please look for flyers around campus for more information.  Let's come together to make a difference, let's can hunger. 

 

Athletics (Hill) ALL ATHLETES – please go to the North Gym after school this Thursday, for an Athlete Assembly.

Career Center (Hernandez) Attention students! Are a current Sophomore or junior interested in starting your Career as a high school student? Are you interested in a Career as a Fire Fighter?

West- Mec may be the place for you! Attend their Fire Science Open House at GCC this Tuesday, Nov. 5th from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. to explore your options and determine if this is the right program for you!! Please visit the Career Center, Rm. 1218, if you have any questions! Open House for Fire Science!! Students/families do not pay tuition!

Here is the link to their website & Contact info:

https://west-mec.edu/fire-science/

Speranta Klees
Post-Secondary Partnerships Manager
Speranta.klees@west-mec.org
O: 623 738 0018
C: 602 540 4579
West-MEC District Office
5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85305

Cross Country (Yanez) Congrats to the Cross Country team for receiving 2nd place at the meet against Thunderbird, Raymond Kellis, and Barry Goldwater High Schools.  Captain Bubasha Bisengo came in FIRST PLACE out of 57 runners!  Ilembo Kibukila got 6th place!  Both boys and girls ran a fabulous race!  Most runners made a personal record for themselves! Excellent job, runners!

Career Center (Hernandez) Attention Seniors and Juniors who are interested in this Field Trip opportunity. Next Thursday there is an all -day field trip, please see Ms. Martin in rm 812 or Ms. Hernandez in the Career Center for a permission slip packet. Space is limited !! Applications are due Wednesday, November 6th. Come on out and enjoy the AZ sun and learn about careers in the construction field

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7THk6K_NAs&feature=youtu.be

Arizona Construction Career Days - AZCCD Video 2015Full Video - Intro plus keynote speeches - David Nelson, Steve Trussell, Major General Michael T. McGuire, John Huppenthal, Cynthia Botello & Humberto Martinez

Media Center (Beyer) This week is Crafts - Or - Treat Week in the media center. Each day will have new crafts relating to Autumn and Halloween. Today is Pumpkin Vs Spider. Stop by and be amazed by what you can do with some pipe cleaners, googly eyes, and a little creativity. Don’t forget, all participants will receive a treat each day they stop by to make a craft or check out a book.

Lunch Activity (Jefferson) Calling All Freshmen! Tomorrow during both lunches come to the quad for your Halloween Bash. There will be activities and candy. Come one, Come all.

See you tomorrow Boos!

Garden Club (Starchman) Hey colts, the Garden Club will be canceling Thursdays meeting due to Halloween!!!!   We will meet Tuesday Nov 5th that's next week!!!   See you then!