November 14, 2017
Dress Code Reminder: All solid colored sweaters & sweatshirts need to be logo-free unless they are RL branded.
Teachers-if a student is wearing a sweater/sweatshirt with a non RL logo, please issue them a detention for being out of uniform and then send them to the office to have their clothing changed.
Dippettes: Dippettes will be selling ice cream tomorrow during lunch.
Herff Jones Orders: Herff Jones will be here today during lunches, to take orders for class rings & senior/graduation items.
Academic Team Meeting: There will be a meeting today in room 114 directly after school for anyone interested in this year’s Academic Team.
Job Opportunity: The North Rockton ACE Hardware is looking to fill two night/weekend cashier positions. The shift we are looking for runs 4-7 weeknights, Saturday 8-5, Sunday 9-4. It is approximately 15 hours weekly.
The other position is general, which could be stocking, cleaning, customer carry-outs. The person would need to be capable of lifting 50#.
These are permanent positions and require use of a computer/keyboard. If you have any questions feel free to call 815-962-6995 to speak with Jean Siehoff
Apply in person@
ACE hardware Rockton Centre
3118 N. Rockton Ave.
Juniors and Seniors: Would you like to earn college credit while still in high school?
Dual Credit is an excellent opportunity for a student to be challenged academically and to get a jump start on college credits while also earning high school credits. Concordia University Wisconsin offers 16 online courses in a flexible and affordable format for high school students.
Concordia Promise Scholarship – only $50 per credit
Enroll in spring classes by December 1
Students can enroll in Concordia University online spring Dual Credit courses through December 1.
Spring 15-week courses run Jan 29 to mid-May.
Stop in the Guidance Office for more information
8th Grade Class Sweatshirts: It is time to design the 8th grade sweatshirt! Please submit your design for the front and back of a sweatshirt by Friday, Nov. 17, to Mrs. Fustin in room 121 BEFORE SCHOOL. We will vote on the designs Monday, Nov. 20.
No-Late November: Are you turning your work in? Don’t give up. Persevere. It’s No-Late November! Your Jr. High Student Council will be celebrating all students who have met the goal of this initiative for turning in all homework on the day that it is due from Nov. 1st- 21st. Celebration day is Friday, Dec. 1st.
Jr. High Rec Night: The best place to be on a Friday Night? Jr. High Rec Night! Rec Night will be this Friday, Nov. 17th, from 5:30-8:00pm. Tickets cost $5.00 which covers your admission & dinner – slice of pizza, chips, lemonade, and dessert. We will have lots of fun activities including gaga ball, 9-square in the air, bags, Just Dance & Mario Kart. New activities this year include an All Around the World Shootout Competition, and a Glow-in-the-Dark Dance Party! Buy your tickets before school or during lunch Mon-Thurs., November 13th-16th.
Naked Turkey Fundraiser: Student Council will be collecting funds to give animal donations to communities across the world thru Heifer International. Together we can provide families a hand up, increasing access to medicine, school, food and a sustainable livelihood. To help us meet our goal, students can purchase feathers to cover their favorite teacher’s “naked” turkey. The teacher who has the turkey with the most feathers will become a turkey on Tuesday, November 21st by wearing a turkey costume all day. Feathers are 25 cents and can be purchased during lunch this week, November 13th-17th.
JH Chess Club: JH Chess will begin meeting Tuesdays in room 102 starting today, Nov. 14th, after school.
This week Mr. Jung will supervise in room 110.
AFTER SCHOOL STUDY HALL:
This week Mrs. Sievert will supervise in room 108.
“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.”
2 Corinthians 5:17