GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2017

GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2017                               

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Seniors who want to participate in the graduation walk on May 18th need to turn in their permission slips to Mrs. Gardner or Mrs. Clark by the end of April.

WORK PERMITS:  When you get a work permit EVERY box needs to be filled out on the Intent to Employ form before we will issue you the work permit.

Seniors:  (**Please note the date change**)  If you still need to order a cap and gown you can visit their web site at www.highschool.herffjones.com to place an order.  Cap & Gown delivery day will be on May 4th during SRT.

Congratulations to Matthew Herrmann, Cheyenne Kalb and Nathanael Wertz for having their building designs chosen as state finalists in the very challenging and competitive, annual AIA Architectural Design Contest!  Their design boards will be on display in the Indianapolis Arts Garden in Circle Centre Mall-downtown Indianapolis, from April 25th until the final awards ceremony on May 5th.

Lifeguarding classes begin THIS week at the Aquatic Center.  If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard, need recertified or are interested in a summer job, check out the Aquatic Center website at aquatics.goshenschools.org.

Thank you to everyone who has signed up for this Friday’s blood drive.  Please make sure to check your email for important information.  If anyone else would still like to sign-up, see Mrs. Clark in room 2280.

Cheerleading fall season tryout practices will begin on April 24th and 25th from 6:30-8:00 p.m.  Judged tryouts will take place in the warehouse on Friday, April 28th starting at 6:00 p.m.  If you are a spring athlete who could not make it on the 28th, please come on Saturday, April 29th starting at 9:00 a.m.

The Goshen Community Schools Foundation is a privately funded educational grant program that strives to improve the innovation and creative experiences for the students of Goshen Community Schools.  Founded in 2008 by several Goshen Schools alumni, the Foundation has been able to raise more than $83,000 towards this effort.  We invite you to join us in this quest to assist our area students and teachers.  This year’s Thank-A-Teacher project is underway.  You, your parents, or someone you know in the community may contribute to a special teacher.  Any amount is accepted and a thank you note is sent to the teacher.  Pass along the word and honor your favorite teacher!  http://goshenschoolsfoundation.org/

The Ultimate Frisbee Club meets after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45-5:00 p.m. on the administration field.  If you’re interested in learning how to play the sport of Ultimate Frisbee, you can pick up your required paperwork from Mr. Snyder in the choir office, Mr. Brubaker or from Lucas Kauffman.  The paperwork should be turned in to Lucas Kauffman the first time you attend.

It’s time for the annual GHS Prom Dress Drive!  This purpose of this drive is to provide free dresses for students who want to go to the prom but may be in financial need.  We have several dresses in various styles and sizes to choose from.  If you are in need of a prom dress or if you wish to donate a gently used dress, please contact Mrs. Hershberger or Mrs. Shakley.  You may also ask your SRT teacher for more information.

Homework help is available every Tuesday and Thursday in the media center from 3:45-5:00 p.m.  A bus will be available around 5:20 p.m. if you need a ride home.  It will pick you up at door M.  This is a great opportunity if you just need a little extra time or even just a quiet place to do your homework at the end of the day.

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:

  • 4/19   Army National Guard
  • 4/21   Ace’s Student Exchange Program

 

MEETINGS DURING SRT:

 

SPORTS SCORES:

The girls JV softball team won big against Northridge, 21-4.  Gabby Ott had three hits, two RBI’s and five runs.  Devin Shipley had three hits while Nicki Kowalenko added two hits.  Grace Vance got the win in the circle.

The boys varsity baseball team lost to Northridge 5-3.  The RedHawks were down early 5-0 after three innings but got great relief outings from Chase Knoblock for two innings and Michael Pinarski for two and battled back to 5-3.  The RedHawks had the tying run on base in the 7th but were unable to get him in.  Michael Pinarski had two singles and Charlie Collins had a double.

The boys JV baseball team opened up their conference season with a home loss to the Northridge Raiders, dropping the game 16-6.  Although Braxton Kincaid did not get a hit, he walked three times and scored two runs.  Jack Immel chipped in three hits and two RBI’s leading the offense. Yamil Rivera pitched 2-1/3 innings of relief for the RedHawks after they fell behind early.

The girls varsity softball team won their conference opener against Northridge, 4-3.  AnaMaria Ramirez went three for four with two RBI’s while Kate Atkinson added two hits and her first career homerun.  Ashton Darnell also added two hits while driving one run.  Kate Atkinson got the win in the pitching circle.

 

IN SPORTS ACTION TODAY:

Boys varsity golf will travel to Stonehenge to compete against Triton at 5:00 p.m.

The girls JV and varsity tennis teams will play at Northridge at 5:00 p.m.

The girls JV and varsity track and field teams will face off against Plymouth and Wawasee at 5:30 p.m. in Plymouth.

Go RedHawks!