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Friday, November 8, 2019

FOOTBALL THEME

Saturday’s football theme is Black out!  Come out decked in all black and support your 10-0 Blue Devils!!! (Lainio)

GIGGLES N’ BITS

Come see Giggles n Bits! They will be performing in the Almond Black Box Theatre tonight at 7pm! Come for a combination of improv and hilarious sketches that will have you cracking up! It’s like SNL if SNL were funny. You won’t regret it! Free Show ($5 suggested donation). (A. Miller)

FBLA NOVEMBER GENERAL MEETING

The FBLA November General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 12th, from 7-8 in the O'Plaine Auditorium. We will have a panel of judges who will be talking about and answering questions regarding competing in FBLA. The theme is Pajamas, so dress comfortably. (Vranek)

TABLETOP GAMING CLUB

Are you a gamer? If so, stop by the Tabletop Gaming Club at O’Plaine in room 302 Tuesdays from 3:25 to 5:00 pm and play some of the best board and card games you've never heard of. We will be discussing our club t-shirts and hoodies at the next meeting. Late bus passes will be provided. (Harkins)

SKI CLUB

Attention all skiers and snowboarders! We will have an informational meeting at BOTH campuses on Wednesday, November 13th. Mr. DeBaker will hold the Almond meeting at 2:20pm in room 117. Miss Burza will hold the O'Plaine meeting at 3:30pm in the Blue Devil Den (across from the main office). Members MUST attend one of the meetings if they want to be a member of the 19-20 ski club. If you have conflicts, please see or email Miss Burza (mburza@wths.net) prior to the informational meeting. (Burza)

BOYS SWIMMING AND DIVING

Attention any boys interested in swimming or diving this season. Just a reminder you must be registered and have an updated physical on file prior to tryouts. If you have any questions please contact any of the coaches: Coach Bertana, Coach Korstanje or Coach Whelan. Thank you. (Korstanje)

 

O’PLAINE CAMPUS

CAREER PRESENTATION: MEET A GOOGLE ENGINEER!

Are you interested in Engineering? Then come hear from Google Engineer, Todd Roesler, about his career, experience in the field and background. Todd is the Head of Electrical Hardware for Pixel Phones at Google. The presentation will be on Monday, November 11 during 2nd period in the O’Plaine College & Career Center (Room 258 by the Library). Those interested need to sign up in advance with Mrs. Hartley in the Main Office by the end of the school day TODAY, 11/8! Attendance will be taken. (Hartley)

FRESHMEN AND SOPHOMORE BOYS BASAKETBALL TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the Freshmen and Sophomore Boys Basketball teams will be held on Monday, November 11th, Tuesday, November 12th and Wednesday November 13th. Tryouts will be held in the O'Plaine Gym. On Monday, November 11th the Freshmen Tryouts will run from 3:30 - 6 pm and the Sophomore Tryouts will run from 6 - 8:30 pm. In order to try out you must have a current physical on file and you must complete the online registration process. (Jasnoch)

 

ALMOND CAMPUS

IT’S NATIONAL FRENCH WEEK

There are many French scientists to thank for advances that help keep us healthy: aspirin, pasteurization, antibiotics, and numerous vaccines were developed by French scientists. (Kosonen)

VARSITY BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the Boys Varsity Basketball team will be held on Monday, November 11th, Tuesday, November 12th and Wednesday, November 13th. Varsity Tryouts will be held each day from 3:15 - 6:30 pm in the Almond Gym. You must have a current physical on file with the nurse and complete the online registration process in order to tryout. (Jasnoch)

DAILY LOANER CHROMEBOOKS AND CHARGERS

Please return the Daily Loaner Chromebooks or chargers to the Technology Clerk in the Library. Students will be charged a fee after the 2nd day if the Daily Loaner devices are not returned. Thank you! (Jedryszek)

VETERAN’S DAY TOILETRY DRIVE

Honor Veteran’s Day and help Cool Ministries by bringing toiletry items to either; the main office or to your Social Studies class. We will be collecting these items though the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. (Hanlon)