Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Men’s Swim Team won the team title at the annual J-Hawk Relays this weekend. This is the 6th time in the past 7 years the swimmers have won this meet. The following swimmers swam on first place relays: Jack Benda, Andrew Breitfelder, Ben Colin, John Colin, John Dalton, Jack Gronen, Brandon Sindt, Drake Stierman, Nick Topping, and Brandon Yuan. The team returns to competition tonight with a dual meet in Clinton.

The PSAT test results are back!!! Students that took the PSAT test on October 15th will have an informational session during your 5th hour A or D study times, this Friday December 12th. Your test results will be handed out and explained at this time. Please plan on attending one of the times available. Thank you.

There will be a NHS meeting during A/D study times in the Auditorium on Thursday. We will discuss upcoming volunteer opportunities and end of the semester business. Please see Mrs. Fischer if you cannot attend.

There will be an informational meeting for Mock Trial this Friday, December 12 at 8:00 AM in room B142. We will discuss this year’s case, competition dates, and practice schedules. All returning team members and anyone interested in joining should plan to be at the meeting or see Mr. Huff.

The end of the semester and semester finals are right around the corner. Do you need to finish a project, daily work, or help reviewing for the big exam? If so, please stop by the plans room or assistant principals' office to sign up to attend FAST this Friday.

Key Club will be having a bake sale during all lunches December 10th, 11th and 12th. All proceeds will go towards the District Convention Leadership Conference and Covers of Comfort. With a suggested donation of a dollar.

Project Kids: A friendly reminder from Student Council concerning Project Kids. Please remember that if you are sponsoring a kid in need, bring your items to the auditorium balcony on Tuesday’s and Thursday during B, C or D study time before winter break. Thanks again!

The early bird wellness make up session for the remainder of the semester will be tomorrow, December 11th. Students cannot enter through the cafeteria doors anymore. Please enter through the handicap accessible entrance located near the Nora gym where the buses park to load. Students must have their heart rate sensor strap and arrive at 7:00 am. If you have an additional question, please speak with your teacher.

Just in time for the HOLIDAYS! Do you have some last minute shopping to do? Do you have some RAM Fans on your list? NOT A PROBLEM! There is a limited selection of Booster Club apparel available through the Activities Office. Please see the display case outside our office to see what items are available. Items will be available to students before or after school ONLY.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS! SCHEDULE CHANGES for SECOND SEMESTER MUST be made by December 19th BEFORE you leave for our winter break! You MUST schedule an appointment with your School Counselor to request changes. Be sure to look at your 2nd semester schedule on PowerSchool NOW to review; SENIORS – be sure to double check that you are meeting all graduation requirements. Schedule changes will NOT be allowed when you return in January 2015! Thank you!

Are you reading ebooks? Do you want to? Destiny has a few hundred ebooks in the library catalog, and Keystone has even more. You can even now check out a Kindle Paperwhite to use for an ereader with parent or guardian permission! Stop by the library and ask us how!

Intramural Kickball will be held Wednesday, December 17th at 7:30 in the small gym. No Sign-up required…just show up! Questions contact Mr. Blaser

The Capri Explore Post still has openings for its second meeting. The meeting will be Thursday December 18th If interested in still participating in the Capri Explorer Post.Call 563-556-4343 or email Laura at laura.cornelis@scouting.org to reserve your spot!!!​

We are now accepting registrations for Drivers Ed. Classes begin January 6 through March 13. There's a morning class and an afternoon class. Registration forms can be picked up and turned in at the business office, the deadline for turning registration forms is December 18th.