September 5, 2019
Red Cross Water Bottle Drive: Does an out of uniform day sound refreshing? We are partnering with Alpine Fireside to collect water bottles for the Red Cross. In order to achieve an out of uniform day we need to collect 3,000 bottles. The drive will run from Sept. 1-6. Please drop water bottles off at the front door, Jr High door, main office or your homeroom.
Meal Packing at Our Saviors Lutheran Church: Students who signed up to help with meal packing at Our Saviors, please remember to be in the gym at Our Saviors this Saturday at 9:30am. If you would like to attend and have not signed up please see Mrs. Iasparro no later than lunch tomorrow (Friday).
Volunteering for Oktoberfest: The German Society of Rockford is looking for students to help at their annual Oktoberfest on Friday, October 4th and Saturday, October 5th. Help is needed with games, refreshments and parking. There is a sign-up sheet in the main office.
Beloit College will be visiting Monday 6th hour. Beloit College offers the Stateline Scholarship, which is a scholarship of $32,000/year given to as many students as qualify. Because we want to keep our awesome local students here, the only requirement is that you are an admissible student!
Junior/Senior high: If you have gone above and beyond in service to your community, apply for the 2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. See Mr. Kortze for details. College scholarships are available, and its a great recognition to put on a college app.
Model UN participants: don’t forget that your deposit is due by Friday. Talk to Ms. Ernst if you have any questions or concerns. Also, please attend a quick meeting in Ms. Ernst’s room during homeroom on Thursday, September 5th.
In Youth We Trust Council: High School students. Interested in being on the “In Youth We Trust Council” that grants money to are youth community projects? See Mr. Kortze for info. They meet once a month on Saturday morning. A great experience for community volunteering
Drive-Right Classes: Drive-Right is offering driver’s education classes at Rockford Lutheran for any student who turns 15 by the last class session. The classes meet Monday-Friday 7:00 am – 7:40 am for 7 weeks beginning September 9th. Call Drive-Right at 815-965-4638 or register online at www.drive-right.com. Classes are limited to the first 35 students who register.
David’s Bridal Coupons: There are coupons for David’s Bridal available in the school office for anyone who is interested in shopping there for homecoming dresses.
Early Dismissal: 9/5/19 Boys Soccer & Boys Golf @ 2:50
Early Dismissal: None
This week Mr. Martin will supervise in room 106.
Next week Mr. Martin will again supervise in room 106.
AFTER SCHOOL STUDY HALL:
This week Mr. Cotton-Schmidt will supervise in room 228.
Next week Ms. Ernst will supervise in room 126.
All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.
2 Timothy 3:16-17