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NOVEMBER 5, MONDAY - TODAY IS A DAY 2

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5 – TODAY IS A DAY 2

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

COLLEGE VISITS

 

If you would like to attend one of these sessions, please see the counseling office for a pass.

 

STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • All students need to eat lunch in the cafeteria.  Any students that eat with a teacher need to see that teacher to get a pass.  No students will be allowed to leave the cafeteria without a pass.
  • Just a reminder, students are not allowed to order lunch and have it delivered to school.  The vendors will not be allowed in the building.
  • Students need to have a library pass to visit the library during lunch. 
  • All students to leave the building at 3, no one is allowed to hang out in the Robert's Gym area to wait.

The 80th annual Friendship Dance was held at Kirkwood Saturday evening. Congratulations to Sterling Smith and Claire Veldhuizen for being crowned King and Queen.

 

History Club would like to remind all Seniors who are 18 and registered to GET OUT TO VOTE tomorrow!   It is your right and your privilege to vote and have a say in our government.  Congratulations on your first time voting and have fun!

 

Are you interested in Construction, Engineering, Architecture, or management? Come to the Eat.Listen.Learn. lunch talk Wed. Nov 7th in the Chelsea Center to hear from Alum Mark Shearman. He has developed many notable complexes in the St. Louis area, including the Boulevard across from the Galleria. Come sign up with Ms. Miller in the Chelsea Center today!

 

It’s time for the Webster Challenge College Bus Tour.  This year we will be traveling with Kirkwood High School to Washington D.C. March 14th -20th to visit colleges and universities along with visiting historical sites. If you would like more information regarding this college bus tour, please stop by office 157. Please know that space is limited.

 

Submissions for the First Branch Article of 2018, Webster Groves High School literary magazine, are all due on November 10th. Submission boxes will be in the art hallway, the library and in room 214 or you can give any of your work to Mr. Leftridge, Patrick Lee, Ainsley Stewart, Christian Ragain, or Karis Robinson. Submit any kind of writing including short stories, plays, poems and more.

 

Please help the French National Honor Society’s drive for a local women’s shelter. In World Language classrooms, we are collecting Mugs, Hot Cocoa/Tea, Ear Buds, Jewelry, Gloves & Socks, Gift Cards ($5-$15), and other small holiday gifts, so that victims of abuse can still give holiday presents to their children. The collection runs through November 9. See Mr. Stein with any questions and thank you.

 

WGHS is hosting its annual Blacklight Dodgeball Tournament, and this year it is bigger and better than ever before! This year it is on Trampolines at Rockin’ Jump Shrewsbury and the winning team will receive $50 to weber's front row! This will take place on November 5th from 8 - 10 pm and will cost $15 per person. Each player will receive a T-Shirt and admission to the event. While you're not actively in the tournament, other attractions will be open. Such as trampoline basketball, stunt bags, ninja course, rock wall, and more! Concessions will also be available for purchase at the park! Get your team of 5 signed up today! You can find the link in front of Mrs. Seibes classroom or on any of the banners around the school!

Students just a reminder that as the weather gets colder that hoods are to be removed when you enter the building.  There is not a time when hoods can be worn in the building.  The removal of the hood is important to school safety.  If hoods are not removed, consequences will follow. 

 

Volunteers Needed -  The Rock Hill Library is very much in need of tutors Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 pm and also for special events like Halloween and Trivia night.  Please see Mrs. Winkelmann in Office 157 for contact information.

 

SENIORS

Seniors—the Parent Club would like your feedback to help plan for your after graduation party. Please see your school email for a quick survey.

CLUB / STUCO MEETINGS

MONDAY

- Video Game Club meets on Monday’s in room 395 from 2:45-4:00.

 

TUESDAY

- Pep Club meets on Tuesdays, 7:25 a.m., in room 276.

- The Vegetarian and Vegan Club meets every Tuesday at 7:30am in room 380.

- Art club will meet Tuesdays from 2:35-4pm in room 190.

- Scholar Bowl practice Tuesday afternoon starting at 2:45 in room 200 Chelsea Center.

 

WEDNESDAY

- Chess Club meets on Wednesday after school in room 356.

- Student Council meets every other Wednesday before and after school in the PV Commons, (next meeting is November 14). 

- Student Council class meetings take place every other Wednesday after school @ 2:45pm (next meeting is November 7):

Freshmen meet in the Guidance Center (Verstraete’s office)

Sophomores meet in room 251 (Rutz’s room)

Juniors meet in 217 (Pott’s room)

Seniors meet in FACS room (Maedge’s room)

 

THURSDAY

- History Club will meets every Thursday morning at 7:25 in Chelsea Center room 200.  

- Anime Club meets every Thursday after school until 3:30pm in the PD Room by Jr Entrance.

- Scholar Bowl practice Thursday afternoon starting at 2:45 in room 200 Chelsea Center.

 

FRIDAY

- Tea Club and First Friday will be held this Friday, November 9th. (Tea club meets Friday morning in 272.  All are welcome.)

 

ATHLETIC

Congratulations to Charlie Teeter on placing 23rd and earning a medal at the Class 4 State Meet in Jeff City on Saturday!!

 

Boys Varsity Soccer will play in the MSHSAA Sectional Game tomorrow at Priory. Time TBA.

 

TODAY’S ATHLETIC EVENTS:

 

YESTERDAY’S REPORTED RESULTS:

Varsity Skatesmen vs. Francis Howell North

Boys Cross Country in the MSHSAA State Meet @ Hough Park in Jeff City – Good Luck Charlie Teeter and Brett Krueger!

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Do you have questions or comments for the Board of Education? Plan to attend the next "Let's Talk" session with the board, the next session will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wed., Nov. 7 at Global Brew in Rock Hill.

For those students that would like A Plus tutoring hours, Hixon Middle School needs tutors from 3:25-4:15 Tuesdays, Weds and Thursdays.  Please go to Office 157 for more information.

 

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