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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

WARREN ESPORTS LEAGUE

Congratulations to the following teams for advancing to the playoffs: League of Legends, Overwatch Blue Devils, Madison de la Pena for Hearthstone, and Manny Martinez for Super Smash Brothers. These teams have placed in the top 5 of all schools in the central time zone, and will be competing for the top spots over the next two weekends. Congrats to everyone on a great season! If you are interested in joining the league, attend our general meeting tomorrow in the Oplaine Cafeteria after school. We'll be discussing the Winter season, Jerseys, and a special announcement! We hope to see you there! (Gilliland)

GUIDING THE COLLEGE BOUND ATHLETE

Are you an athlete who would like to learn more information about becoming a college athlete? Then plan to attend our Guiding the College Bound Athlete presentation on Thursday, December 6th at 7:00 p.m. in the O’Plaine Auditorium. We will provide helpful information about the athletic eligibility process and will have a panel of college athletic staff and future athletes to answer your questions. All interested high school students and their families are welcome to attend. (McGahan)

DEVILETES PERFORM AT BASKETBALL GAME THIS FRIDAY

Come out to the boys home basketball game this Friday to watch the game and The Devilettes perform their hip-hop competition routine at half-time. (Reuss)

WARREN WELLNESS AMBASSADORS

Warren Wellness Ambassadors will meet this Thursday at 3:20 in the Faculty Cafeteria at the O’plaine Campus. We will be finalizing plans for the De-Stress Fest and the Food Drive. New members are always welcome. Hope to see you there! (Tragarz)

FBLA COMMUNITY SERVICE COMMITTEE MEETING

Come help the Community Service Committee this Thursday, December 6th, from 6-7 pm in room 211 at the Almond Campus. We will begin work on making blankets for people in need. (Vranek)

GIRLS’ SOCCER CONDITIONING

Girls Soccer will be hosting conditioning from 3:30-4:45 in the O’Plaine Fieldhouse on Thursday. (R. McCabe)

APPLY FOR SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY!

Are you interested in Hispanic culture? Do you also want to be rewarded for your academic excellence in Spanish? Apply to be a member of Spanish National Honor Society! Applications are available in the front office, so get your application now! (Gustafson)

GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL CONDITIONING

Girls Volleyball Conditioning is held every Monday and Wednesday from 3:20-4:00pm at O’Plaine weight room. If you are planning on playing next year and you are not out for a Warren winter sport, we need to see you there. (Filippo)

INTRAMURAL BASKETBALL REGISTRATION

Intramural Basketball registration is open now. If you are interested in putting a team together, you can register at either the Hunt Club Park Community Center or Viking Park registration office. Team payment will be accepted through today, Wednesday, Dec., 5th or until the league fills.  For additional information contact Ron Dorsey at 847.599.3758 or rdorsey@gurneeparkdistrict.com. (Lonigro)

OPEN MIC NIGHT

The next Open Mic is this Friday, Dec. 7th from 8-10 pm at the Warren Teen Center. Performers can sign up at the event. Email openmic@wths.net if you have any questions. (Knutson)

 

O’PLAINE CAMPUS

STUDENTS OF SERVICE

The Students of Service will be holding their final meeting and holiday party on Wed., Dec 12th beginning at 3:20 in room 308A. Please sign up if you plan to attend and to bring food. The sign up is on the S.O.S. calendar or you can see Mrs. Juergensen.  We will be celebrating our accomplishments and watching a holiday film. Hope you can make it! (Juergensen)

FOOD DRIVE

Help out local families in need this holiday season by donating canned and non perishable items to either your second period class or dropping off items in the main office. All donations will go to SEDOL’s backpack program, which will provide food to students and their families in need over winter break. There will be a donut breakfast provided to the second period class participating with the most collections! (Tragarz)

UNITE AND INFORM

Please join us in the library after school on Thursday.  We have some very exciting news to share with you all, so we hope to see you there! Snacks and late bus passes will be provided. (Tibey)

CAFETERIA NEWS

Starting this week the cafeteria will have two registers set up for payments using your student ID only. Please look for these registers if you want to pay quickly using money loaded onto your student ID. All other registers will be for Cash, Credit, and ID use as well. (Maurer)

SPANISH RESOURCE

Attention all Spanish students! Do you need help with Spanish class? Come to Spanish Resource in the O'Plaine Library on Thursdays from 3:20-4:00pm. There, Spanish National Honor Society members will be available to explain concepts, help you with speaking, or help with any homework you may have! All are welcome!  (Gustafson)

TOYS FOR TOTS

Warren Theatre is collecting donations now through December 14th for Toys For Tots! Drop your toy off in room 230. Each toy you donate will enter you in raffle to win a gift card! Drawings for the gift cards will be at the December 14th Giggles 'N Bits Improv show. The performance will take place in the Black Box Theatre. Email Ms. Doering with any questions. (Doering)

 

 ALMOND CAMPUS

YOUNG AMERICANS FOR FREEDOM NEXT GENERAL MEETING

Young Americans for Freedom will have their Christmas Party on Monday, December 10, @ 2:20 in College and Career Center. See you there for food and fun! (Hanlon)

CANDY CANE GRAMS

Send a holiday message to someone special. Senior Class Board is sponsoring Cane Cane Grams to wish happy holidays and good luck on your final exams. Each candy gram is $1.00 and will be sent on December 14th. Sales will be outside the cafeteria on December 5th and 6th during all lunch periods. (Ayabarreno)

FOOD DRIVE

Help out local families in need this holiday season by donating canned and non perishable items to either your first period class or dropping off items in the main office. All donations will go to SEDOL’s backpack program, which will provide food to students and their families in need over winter break. There will be a donut breakfast provided to the first period class participating with the most collections! (Tragarz)

SPANISH RESOURCE

Attention all Spanish students! Do you need help with Spanish class? Come to Spanish Resource on Thursdays from 2:20-3:00pm in the Almond Library or from 3:20-4:00pm in the O'Plaine Library. Spanish National Honor Society members will be available to explain concepts, help with speaking or help with any homework you may have! All are welcome! (Gustafson)

TOYS FOR TOTS

Warren Theatre is collecting donations now through December 14th for Toys For Tots! Drop your toy off in the Black Box. Each toy you donate will enter you in a raffle to win a gift card! Drawings for the gift cards will be at the December 14th Giggles 'N Bits Improv show. The performance takes place in the Black Box Theatre. Email Ms. Doering with any questions. (Doering)