Daily Announcements

Tuesday October 17, 2017

Lunch Menu - Philly Beef Sandwich with Peppers, Onions & Sautéed Mushrooms.  Baked Lays Chips, Vegetable Pasta Salad, Fresh Vegetables, Fruit Choice

Soup Today - Broccoli Cheese Soup

YIG: Have you ever thought about what it would be like to be involved in government and spending and long weekend away with your friends practicing such things then Youth in Government is the thing for you. Sign-ups are going on NOW! Check out this 2-minute video to get a better idea of what the program is like. See Fairbanks in C228 with any questions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mObAuOWWsXU

Culinary Club:  Any students interested in making apple crisp on Monday, October 23 from 2:35-3:30 need to sign up on the form posted outside room C321.  There is a one-time $20 fee for participating in culinary club (or $2.50 per sign up).  Please see Mrs. Millhollin with questions.

GSA- We will be hosting a bake sale fundraiser during the college fair on Wednesday Oct. 25th.  We need volunteers to work the table from 6:00-7:30 p.m. as well as volunteers to bake treats.  Please see Mrs. Millhollin if you can help.

Newspaper Staff:  It’s time to order shirts.  Follow the link on our Schoology group page to make an order and pay online!  The last day to make an order is Friday, 11/3.  See Mrs. Jaeger in C227 with any questions.

There will be an orientation meeting for the Red Cross Club today at 2:40 in Pieper’s room. It will be brief, and snacks will be provided. Contact Maddie McCabe with any questions.

Come join Spanish Club on October 25th from 2:45-4:15 in its celebration of Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead)!
Today is the last day to sign up!  We are decorating calavera cookies, drinking Mexican hot chocolate, and learning about Day of the Dead traditions.  Sign-ups are available in all classrooms. Gracias!

LOST – WALLET - If found please turn into the student office.

YEARBOOK - Senior Pictures - The yearbook senior picture layout will be posted in the commons on Monday. Seniors, it is up to you to check that your name is spelled correctly and your picture is submitted. Do not come to the yearbook advisers' rooms. Instead, send a polite email detailing any required changes.

Star Wars club will not be meeting this week due to MEA break, but we will back to our regular schedule next week. Wednesday and Thursday B317 from 2:40-3:30 hope to see you there.

No knitting club tomorrow due to conferences. See you all next week!

The All Night Grad Party committee will be selling tickets at conferences this week. Ticket prices are $50 for early bird special. This is half off the ticket price for the all-night grad party. 

Students, Do you want to prepare for and take practice ACT or SAT tests?  Find college scholarships?  Explore careers, create a resume, or apply for internships and jobs?  There is a FREE resource now available on the Library Media Center web page!   You can find the links to LearningExpress’s College Prep and Job & Career under Research Databases.  It’s easy to create an account; you just need an email address.  To explore this helpful resource, attend an after school meeting in the Media Center Computer Lab on Tuesday, October 17, or see Ms. Mork any time in the Media Center!

Chess Club will meet next Tuesday, October 17th in room B213. Bring a chessboard if you have one!

Seniors - Please see Ms. Kasel at the student greeter desk to pick up your STUDENT ID CARDS. 

All students and staff:  Are you planning to attend college in the next 1-3 years?  Please attend an important presentation on October 23 at 7 pm in the auditorium.  Members from St Olaf’s Sexual Assault Resource Network will be here to educate us about sexual assault and safety on campuses.  Bring your friends and parents, too!

Attention ALL students: Tuesday - October 17th is the deadline to drop classes to a study hall or to move up or down a level in core courses.  Drop forms are available in the counseling office.

CAREER CENTER
Check out a complete list of our upcoming college visits this month on Family Connections.
October
24th 10:32am U of M Crookston
25th 6-7:30pm College Fair HHS Commons
26th 1:41pm Winona State
27th 12:47pm Hamline
College Fair: Come to HHS on October 25th 6-7:30pm for the fall College Fair. Meet with almost 100 college and tech school representatives from around the country. For a complete list of schools attending, check out the Career Center website.   
ASVAB test is be given here at HHS on November 1st, 3-6pm in computer lab D331. Sign up with Mrs. Colvin

SPORTS     

*Check the link on the HHS website for all the latest sports activities and times. 
Attention Basketball Players - If you want to save money on Nike basketball shoes for the upcoming season, there will be a Nike rep here on Wednesday during lunch next week for you to try on shoes.

W
restlers - There will be a quick meeting detailing the youth showcase after school today in the wrestling room. See Coach McLay if you are unable to attend.