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Thursday, October 13, 2022

DRESS CODE:

STUDENTS:  With the weather starting to get cooler, I want to remind you of some dress code guidelines:

LADIES:  you can wear navy leggings under your skirts.  NO sweatpants of any color should be worn.

OUTERWEAR:  needs to be taken off and stored in your locker.  The dress code fleeces, crew sweatshirts and sweaters are what is allowed to be worn.

Tennis shoes or closed toe/heal dress shoes should be worn.  CROCS, SLIPPERS AND BOOTS are NOT permitted!  Thank you.

 

VOLLEYBALL:

Students come out and support the Girls Volleyball Team tonight as they take on Cahokia.  Tonight is SENIOR NIGHT!  Freshmen at 4:30, JV and Varsity following after.  The theme for students is RED, WHITE AND BLUE.

 

COLLEGE VISITS:

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  The following colleges are here today:  Wyotech at 9 am; Univ of Illinois at 9:50 am; and Rockhurst at 1:30 pm.  If interested, please sign up in the main office.

 

NHS members:  There is a clean-up day on Saturday, Oct. 15 at Althoff Catholic from 9 am to 11:30 am.  Come and support this beautification effort.  Sign up in Mrs. Wilson classroom today and Friday.  Thanks for your help!  We appreciate it!

 

DANCE TEAM TRYOUTS:  Will be October 17 and 18 from 3-5 pm in Heritage Hall.  You must prepare a 45 second routine as part of your tryout.  Any questions:  please email achsdanceteam@gmail.com

 

 

September 22, 2022

College visits:

September 27:

SIUE at 9 am; US Air Force at 9:50 am; McKendree University at 1:30 pm

September 29:

St. Louis Univ at 9 am; Illinois Wesleyan at 9:50 am

If  you are interested in attending a college visit, please SIGN UP IN THE MAIN OFFICE and get a blue College Visit Form.  Have your teacher sign the Blue form and bring it to the Main Office at the day/time of the visit.  If you have any questions, please come to the main office or see Mrs. Smith.  

Thank you.

 

INTERNATIONAL CLUB

Any international student who has NOT yet joined the Google Classroom for International students, please see Mr. Woesthaus in Room 306 to join ASAP.

 

HOMECOMING GUEST DANCE PERMISSION FORMS

Students:  please turn in your Guest Dance Permission Form to the main office by 3:05 pm tomorrow, Friday, afternoon!  

September 20, 2022

Students:  Homecoming Dance - 

If you are inviting a guest to the Homecoming Dance, please pick up the Guest Permission Form at the main office.  Students, the form needs to be filled out completely, and a signature needs to be signed by the administrator of the school where your guest is attending high school.  Any questions, please come to the main office.

 

Math team performed well in their first outing of the season.  In the individual event:  

Freshman:  Nathaniel Grime placed 1st

Sophomores:  Will Jansen placed 2nd and Mia Robinson placed 1st

Juniors:  Braden Madura placed 6th and Emilee Travnicek placed 3rd

Seniors:  John Bui placed 3rd and Xander DiGiovanni placed 1st

In the Team event:  Xander DiGiovanni, Emilee Travnicek, Will Jansen and Nathaniel Grime placed 1st! 

Great job Mathletes!

 

FCA:  There will be a meeting in the Cafeteria on Wednesday, 9/21 at 6:30 pm.  Please join us.  All are welcome.

 

College visits:

The following colleges will be here on Thursday this week:

University of Nebraska-Lincoln at 9:00 am and Southeast Missouri State University at 9:50 am.

Any Sophomore, Junior or Senior that is interested in attending a college visit on campus, please sign up in the Main Office.  Thank you.

September 19, 2022

Students:  Homecoming Dance-

If you are inviting a guest to the Homecoming Dance, please pick up the Guest Permission Form at the main office.  Students, the form needs to be filled out completely, and a signature needs to be signed by the administrator of the school where your guest is attending high school.  Any questions, please come to the main office.

College Campus Visits

All sophomores, Juniors and Seniors are invited to attend College Visits on campus.  We have reps coming to our campus to meet with our students on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Now is the time to hear what they have to say. Some of the reps travel great distances to see us and we have had very few students attend.  Students should sign up in the main office today for the following visits this week:

Tuesday:  Drake University at 9 am; Bradley University at 9:50 am; and Eastern Illinois University at 1:30 pm.

Thursday:  University of Nebraska-Lincoln at 9:00 am; Southeast Missouri State University at 9:50 am.

Basic Members:

Please turn in your transportation forms to Mr. Miller at the end of the day today, Monday!

Model UN 

Model UN team training meetings will be held on Wed., 9/21.  Please be sure to drop by Room 205 on Monday to sign up for which meeting you plan to attend either 3:30-4:45 pm or 6:00-7:15 pm.  New members are still being accepted.  See Ms. Laws for details.

FCA

FCA will have a meeting in the Cafeteria on Wednesday at 6:30 pm.  There will be food, fellowship and fun.

 

September 6, 2022

If any student is interested in participating in Math Team competitions, please see Mrs. Stock in Room 105 before or after school this week.  Math team competes at SWIC on 4 Mondays after school in the fall.  The regional and state competitions are in the spring.  The first math team meeting will be next Monday morning at 7:30 am in room 105.  Bagels will be provided to participants.  No previous experience necessary.  Please help us to “fill out” our team, so we can improve our overall performance!  

The following colleges will be here on campus in September:

9/8:  University of Missouri-Columbia during 2nd hour; University of Missouri/St. Louis during 3rd hour.

9/13:  Greenville University during 2nd hour; U.S. Navy during 3rd hour; Maryville University of St. Louis during 7th hour

9/15:  Truman State University during 2nd hour

9/20:  Drake University during 2nd hour; Eastern Illinois University during 7th hour

9/22: University of Nebraska-Lincoln during 2nd hour; Spring Hills College during 7th hour

9/27:  U.S. Air Force during 3rd hour

9/29:  Illinois Wesleyan University during 3rd hour

If you are interested in attending a college visit, please come to the main office and sign the “College Sign-In notebook” and take a “Request to Visit a College Representative Form”.  If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Jean Smith at jsmith@althoffcatholic.org.  Thank you.

September 2, 2022

Parents/Students:  This is a reminder that all students MUST carry their ID's with them at all times. Students MUST scan their ID's beginning on Tuesday in order to purchase a lunch.  The keypads are NOT to be used and students are not to let other students use their ID numbers for lunch.  Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

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