GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2017
Any GHS student that needs a winter jacket can stop by the administration building.
Reminder: Parent/teacher conferences are coming up on Thursday, February 9th.
Congratulations to the varsity Winter Guard on their outstanding performance at the Mt. Vernon Invitational on Saturday. They placed 2nd in their round of eight schools and placed 3rd overall in a field of 16 schools. They also won the movement caption. Congratulations ladies!
Seniors: IUSB will be here on February 16th from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. for an onsite admissions visit. Have your application fee waived, qualify for a $500 scholarship and receive an admissions decision on the spot. Space is limited. Sign up in the guidance office TODAY!
Student Faculty Senate will meet at 7:45 a.m. in the media center on Thursday for our monthly meeting. All staff sponsors are expected to attend and all club members are welcome and encouraged to attend to update us on club activities.
Hey Students – want to make up a credit or get ahead by taking an on-line class? Then Merit on the Move may be for you! Starting February 15th and running approximately eleven weeks, you may take an after school class in our Apex Lab in room 1060. Sessions ONLY meet Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3:45-5:45 p.m., but work/athletic/music conflicts can be worked out. Only a limited number of spots are available, so please notify your Guidance Counselor ASAP if you are interested.
All freshmen who went on the DC trip last summer should stop the main office this week to pick up your group photo from the trip.
Any sophomore or junior interested in visiting the Career Center on Thursday, February 16th can pick up a permission slip in the guidance office.
The guidance office has received three new scholarships:
- Thomas E. Goodwin Memorial – For students going into law enforcement or related field of study.
- Carol Rhinehart Memorial – For students going in nursing or medical fields.
- Goshen Hospital Auxiliary – For students going into any area of the health care industry.
- Purdue Club of Elkhart County Foundation – For students attending Purdue or IU-PU regional campuses.
Attention juniors and seniors: There will be a college visit to Indiana Tech on Tuesday, February 7th. Permission slips are available in the guidance office. Please check their website at http://academics.indianatech.edu/areas-of-study/ for details about their programs to make sure there is something that matches your interests. Seniors will be given preference for the trip, and lunch will be covered! All permission slips must be returned by TOMORROW. Students can drop them off in Ms. Gomez’s office (2370) or with Mrs. Stamatovich in the JAG classroom (6250).
Seniors: If you still need to order a cap and gown or you have questions, Herff Jones will be here at 7:45 a.m. on Thursday, February 2nd. You can also visit their web site at www.highschool.herffjones.com to place an order.
Soccer Intramural registration is being extended through Wednesday. You can get forms from Mr. Wolf in 2150 or from Mr. Lucas Kauffman. Please get individual forms or team forms and money into Mr. Wolf or to Mr. Kauffman ASAP!
Football off-season workouts are under way! If you are planning on playing football in the fall and are not in a winter sport, you are expected to be there. We will be done before 5:00 p.m. Now is the time when you make your biggest gains. Brick by Brick!
- Mondays: 3:55-4:55 p.m. Weight Room
- Tuesdays: 3:55-4:50 p.m. PIYO (Warehouse)
- Thursdays: 3:55-4:50 p.m. Agility/Footwork Quickness (Warehouse)
|Date||Time||Boys Basketball Game||Theme|
|10-Feb||7:30||vs. Wawasee||Pajama Night|
|21-Feb||7:30||vs. West Noble||Black Out (Senior)|
Please stop by the commons area (either by the cafeteria or outside the main office) during lunch if you are interested is speaking to the following:
- 1/31 Army
- 2/6 Army National Guard
- 2/13 Navy
- 3/13 Conrad Grebel University
- 3/15 Aces Exchange Student Program
MEETINGS DURING SRT:
Key Club will meet in the cafeteria TOMORROW during the 2nd session of SRT. We will be voting for next year’s officers, so be sure to attend!
Student Athletic Council and any students interested in helping with the Champions Together on March 24th should come to a meeting in the main gym during the 2nd session of SRT on Thursday. We will get commitments to assist with the night, talk about helping with the Culver’s night, brainstorm ideas and develop the floor plan. This is also an opportunity to learn more about the GHS Unified Track & Field team. There will be a callout meeting for Unified Track & Field on Tuesday, February 14th.
IN SPORTS ACTION TODAY:
(No events scheduled)