Daily Announcements

Announcements for February 19, 2019

Attention juniors and seniors – a representative from Paul Mitchell Beauty School will be here to speak to interested students today during advisory.  Sign up with Mrs. Rein if interested.


Today’s FFA trivia question is: What are the FFA colors?  If you know the answer, come to the office for a chance to win a prize!  Tomorrow’s dress up day is country day, make sure to wear your hats and overalls!  Our FFA chapter will be hosting a food drive competition for all advisories.  There will be an ice cream party for the advisory class that brings in the most items.  All donations will go to the St. Joe food pantry to benefit people in our community.  Please donate to help people in need and help your sweet tooth!!


Spanish Club will meet on Thursday at 7:30 am in Señorita Dizonno’s room 217.


Help support the SJO Constitution Team and Dine For D.C.!  Eat at Portillo’s in Champaign tomorrow from 4 – 8 pm and help our students raise money for their trip to Nationals.  You will need a flyer to participate.  Forms are available in the office, in Mr. Schacht’s room 127, or on the LINKS page of the school’s website.  Enjoy and thank you for your support!


There is a free music concert in the Main gym on Thursday, February 21st at 7:00 pm.  Come out and enjoy the show!


There will be a Softball meeting for anyone planning to play this year on Wednesday morning at 7:30 am in the Library.  Please contact Mrs. Downs or Coach Sparks if you can't make the meeting.


The Boys Basketball team begins Regionals tonight at 7:30 pm in Broadlands.  The theme is Maroon Out.  Come out to support the team in their post season!


CONGRATULATIONS to the Girls Basketball team and their State Bound journey!!  They will play on Friday at 7:15 pm at Redbird Arena in Bloomington.  Advance General Admission tickets are available in the office for $10 each until Thursday at 3:00 pm.  Tickets can also be purchased at Redbird Arena.  We will take a fan bus for Friday's game if we have enough people signed up.  Sign-up sheets are in the office until Thursday at 3:00 pm.  You must buy a ticket in the office if you are riding the bus. The theme is Spartan Spirit.


Attention students – there will be a meeting for those interested in touring Italy in 2020 on Tuesday, Feb. 26th @ 6 pm in Mr. Kieffer's room 126. Information available now.  Venice, Florence, Rome & more.  Ciao!


Students, is there a teacher in this building you feel goes above in beyond for their students on a daily basis, or has done something exceptional that has made a positive impact on your life and/or your learning?  If so, take a minute to nominate them for teacher of the quarter.  If you would like to nominate a teacher, please pick up a nomination form from the office.  All nominations need to be completed and turned back into the office by the end of lunch on Friday, February 22.


Attention all parents!!  Post Prom needs your help!!  We still need to sell approximately 50 tickets for the Cash Bash on Saturday, March 2nd at the Royal Community Building. The cost is $100 for 2 people.  That includes your dinner, drinks and chances to win cash prizes. You don't have to be present to win.  Please pass the word to family, friends, co-workers.  You can send a check payable to SJO Post Prom Cash Bash to the office at the school.  If you have never had a ticket to the Cash Bash before, please include a note with your name, address and cell number to put on the ticket.  You can also contact Dana Rowland at 469-7294 or email her at: dmr217@gmail.com.  This is the only fundraiser to pay for Post Prom so our kids can have a safe and fun place to go after Prom.  It's all about the kids!!  Thank you!

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