TUESDAY, MAY 23, 2017

STUDENTS:  Students can now renew their bus cards for both Summer School and the 2017-18 school year. Ventra Bus Cards must be registered in the bookstore or students will be charged full fare.

STUDENTS:  The Maine West Scholarship Committee will be selling snacks in the student cafeteria from 7:30-11:30 a.m. on final exam days. No other food service will be available. Most items sell for $1.00 and only Cash will be accepted.

STUDENTS:  Maine West DECA is coordinating a school service project to collect eyeglasses for needy people in other countries. Our goal is to collect 500 eyeglasses by the end of next September. Please bring in your old eyeglasses and deposit them in the collection box located in the main office. Thank you for supporting this worthy cause!

COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

ATHLETES:  All those who wish to participate in sports next year will need an updated physical for 2017-18. Physicals will be hosted in the spectator gymnasium on Friday May 26th. Appointments can be made in the bookstore and walk ins are welcome as well. All athletes who wish to participate in the physicals need a parental permission slip that can be obtained in the bookstore.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  If you are interested in playing boys basketball at Maine West next year, there is a meeting after school today at 3:45 pm in the Spec Gym foyer. Our final open gym of the school year will follow the meeting. Your ticket into the open gym will be your attendance to the meeting after school. If you're unable to attend, please email Coach Prokopij

BOYS SOCCER:  Summer Soccer Camp registration is still open. Please go onto the Athletics Page to complete the registration process. Please register by the end of this week.

MONDAY, MAY 22, 2017

STUDENTS: Buy extra autograph pages in the Westerner newspaper office-- in A200 -- before or after school or during your free period this week for only $1.50. There's a limited supply of autograph inserts, and when they're gone, they're gone!

PI SIGMA PI:  We need Pi Sigma Pi members to help with the Traveling Vietnam Wall that will be stopping at lake Opeka this coming fall. The VFW has asked for student volunteers to help with planning, etc. They are holding an informational meeting Monday, May 22 at 7:00 PM at 1665 Oakton Place (Generations/Oakton Arms). Freshmen new initiates are welcome as well. You can just show up or see Mrs. Hendrickson or Mr. McClure for more information.


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS


SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

ATHLETES:  All those who wish to participate in sports next year will need an updated physical for 2017-18. Physicals will be hosted in the spectator gymnasium on Friday May 26th. Appointments can be made in the bookstore and walk ins are welcome as well. All athletes who wish to participate in the physicals need a parental permission slip that can be obtained in the bookstore.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  If you are interested in playing boys basketball at Maine West next year, there is a meeting after school tomorrow at 3:45 pm in the Spec Gym foyer. Our final open gyms of the school year will be held today and tomorrow. The ticket through the door for open gym today will be lifting weights after school today. The ticket through the door for open gym tomorrow will be your attendance to the meeting after school.

FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017

STUDENTS: Buy extra autograph pages in the Westerner newspaper office-- in A200 -- before or after school or during your free period this week for only $1.50. There's a limited supply of autograph inserts, and when they're gone, they're gone!

STUDENTS: Warriors- The bookstore is running a special on Maine West Athletics T-Shirts. The T-Shirts are on sale for only $5 for a limited time. Please come down to the bookstore and get your Warrior Athletic T-Shirt for only $5.

STUDENTS:  Want to get involved in your school and community?  Warrior Pride Wants You!
Applications are available in the main office - please hand them in by the end of the day today.

PI SIGMA PI:  We need Pi Sigma Pi members to help with the Traveling Vietnam Wall that will be stopping at lake Opeka this coming fall. The VFW has asked for student volunteers to help with planning, etc. They are holding an informational meeting Monday, May 22 at 7:00 PM at 1665 Oakton Place (Generations/Oakton Arms). Freshmen new initiates are welcome as well. You can just show up or see Mrs. Hendrickson or Mr. McClure for more information.


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SENIORS:  If you are still trying to make a plan for after graduation, be sure to see your counselor or Ms. Abraham. There are a variety of resources available. Also, if you are changing your plans for college, there are still schools accepting applications. Stop in the CRC for more information.

SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

THURSDAY, MAY 18, 2017

STUDENTS: If you have friends, you're going to need autograph pages for your yearbook...
Snaps are gone tomorrow, Facebook and Twitter may not last the next 20 years, but those notes in your yearbook from your classmates will be yours forever. Buy extra autograph pages in the Westerner newspaper office-- in A200 -- before or after school or during your free period this week for only $1.50. There's a limited supply of autograph inserts, and when they're gone, they're gone! Stop by A200 for yours."

STUDENTS: Tryouts for the 2017-2018 Coed Cheerleading team are on today at 5:30 pm.

STUDENTS: Warriors- The bookstore is running a special on Maine West Athletics T-Shirts. The T-Shirts are on sale for only $5 for a limited time. Please come down to the bookstore and get your Warrior Athletic T-Shirt for only $5.

STUDENTS:  Want to get involved in your school and community?  Warrior Pride Wants You!
Applications are available in the main office - please hand them in by Friday.

IT'S A STITCH:  It's a stitch will meet today after school in room A114.

SPORTS MEDICINE CLUB:  The Maine West Sports Medicine Club is hosting a meeting today at 3:30 pm in room G102 for all those interested in joining the club next year.

PI SIGMA PI:  We need Pi Sigma Pi members to help with the Traveling Vietnam Wall that will be stopping at lake Opeka this coming fall. The VFW has asked for student volunteers to help with planning, etc. They are holding an informational meeting Monday, May 22 at 7:00 PM at 1665 Oakton Place (Generations/Oakton Arms). Freshmen new initiates are welcome as well. You can just show up or see Mrs. Hendrickson or Mr. McClure for more information.


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SENIORS:  If you are still trying to make a plan for after graduation, be sure to see your counselor or Ms. Abraham. There are a variety of resources available. Also, if you are changing your plans for college, there are still schools accepting applications. Stop in the CRC for more information.

SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS


WEDNESDAY, MAY 17, 2017

STUDENTS: If you have friends, you're going to need autograph pages for your yearbook...
Snaps are gone tomorrow, Facebook and Twitter may not last the next 20 years, but those notes in your yearbook from your classmates will be yours forever. Buy extra autograph pages in the Westerner newspaper office-- in A200 -- before or after school or during your free period this week for only $1.50. There's a limited supply of autograph inserts, and when they're gone, they're gone! Stop by A200 for yours."

STUDENTS: Tryouts for the 2017-2018 Coed Cheerleading team are on Thursday, May 18th at 5:30 pm. We will have open gym clinics on Wednesday May 17th at 5:30 in A-wing gym. Come dressed in athletic clothes and be ready to learn what it takes to be part of an award winning program. Both girls and boys are encouraged to come and no experience is necessary, we will teach you all you need to know.

STUDENTS: Warriors- The bookstore is running a special on Maine West Athletics T-Shirts. The T-Shirts are on sale for only $5 for a limited time. Please come down to the bookstore and get your Warrior Athletic T-Shirt for only $5.

STUDENTS:  Want to get involved in your school and community?  Warrior Pride Wants You!
Applications are available in the main office - please hand them in by this Friday.  Thanks to everyone who already turned theirs in.

IT'S A STITCH:  It's a stitch will meet Thursday, May 18 in room A114 after school.

SPORTS MEDICINE CLUB:  The Maine West Sports Medicine Club is hosting a meeting Thursday at 3:30 pm in room G102 for all those interested in joining the club next year.


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SENIORS:  If you are still trying to make a plan for after graduation, be sure to see your counselor or Ms. Abraham. There are a variety of resources available. Also, if you are changing your plans for college, there are still schools accepting applications. Stop in the CRC for more information.

SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

Any girl interested in playing Girls Golf in the fall should plan on attending a brief meeting tomorrow morning at 7:30am in B-215. We will discuss summer camp and the start of the season. See Coach Hauenstein if you are unable to attend.

TUESDAY, MAY 16, 2017

STUDENTS: If you have friends, you're going to need autograph pages for your yearbook...
Snaps are gone tomorrow, Facebook and Twitter may not last the next 20 years, but those notes in your yearbook from your classmates will be yours forever. Buy extra autograph pages in the Westerner newspaper office-- in A200 -- before or after school or during your free period this week for only $1.50. There's a limited supply of autograph inserts, and when they're gone, they're gone! Stop by A200 for yours."

STUDENTS: Tryouts for the 2017-2018 Coed Cheerleading team are on Thursday, May 18th at 5:30 pm. We will have open gym clinics on Wednesday May 17th at 5:30 in A-wing gym. Come dressed in athletic clothes and be ready to learn what it takes to be part of an award winning program. Both girls and boys are encouraged to come and no experience is necessary, we will teach you all you need to know.

STUDENTS: Warriors- The bookstore is running a special on Maine West Athletics T-Shirts. The T-Shirts are on sale for only $5 for a limited time. Please come down to the bookstore and get your Warrior Athletic T-Shirt for only $5.

STUDENTS:  Want to get involved in your school and community?  Warrior Pride Wants You!
Applications are available in the main office - please hand them in by this Friday.  Thanks to everyone who already turned theirs in.

IT'S A STITCH:  It's a stitch will meet Thursday, May 18 in room A114 after school.

SPORTS MEDICINE CLUB:  The Maine West Sports Medicine Club is hosting a meeting Thursday at 3:30 pm in room G102 for all those interested in joining the club next year.


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SENIORS:  If you are still trying to make a plan for after graduation, be sure to see your counselor or Ms. Abraham. There are a variety of resources available. Also, if you are changing your plans for college, there are still schools accepting applications. Stop in the CRC for more information.

FRIDAY, MAY 12, 2017



STUDENTS: Attention All Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors. Class Council Elections are This Friday..... Please check your email. Voting begins Friday 7am and closes at 8pm.

STUDENTS: Mother's Day is coming up and the Westerner would like you to share your favorite stories about your mothers on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #westmothers.
The top stories will be featured on our new website mwwesterner.com.
Honor mom and tag it #westmothers, and maybe you'll be featured by the Westerner!

STUDENTS: Attention Seniors: Last day to buy Prom tickets is TOMORROW Friday, May 12th at 3pm! Tickets will not be sold at the door. You must have your ID to purchase a ticket and you MUST have your ID @ Prom to be admitted. If your date in NOT a Maine West student, you must have your guest form filled out and signed before you can purchase any tickets. THERE WILL BE LONG LINES –YOU’VE BEEN WARNED!

STUDENTS: If you have friends, you're going to need autograph pages for your yearbook...
Snaps are gone tomorrow, Facebook and Twitter may not last the next 20 years, but those notes in your yearbook from your classmates will be yours forever. Buy extra autograph pages in the Westerner newspaper office-- in A200 -- before or after school or during your free period this week for only $1.50. There's a limited supply of autograph inserts, and when they're gone, they're gone! Stop by A200 for yours."

STUDENTS: Tryouts for the 2017-2018 Coed Cheerleading team are on Thursday, May 18th at 5:30 pm. We will have open gym clinics on Wednesday May 17th at 5:30 in A-wing gym. Come dressed in athletic clothes and be ready to learn what it takes to be part of an award winning program! Both girls and boys are encouraged to come and no experience is necessary, we will teach you all you need to know!

STUDENTS: Pi Sigma Pi Members, We will be having our initiation picnic on Thursday, May 18th from 3:30 to 4:45 in the grassy area outside C-wing gym. The picnic is free for all current members. Members must pick up a ticket from the bookstore by Friday, May 12th in order to attend.

STUDENTS: Warriors- The bookstore is running a special on Maine West Athletics T-Shirts! The T-Shirts are on sale for only $5 for a limited time! Please come down to the bookstore and get your Warrior Athletic T-Shirt for only $5! Thanks and GO Warriors!


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS
Seniors, if you are still trying to make a plan for after graduation, be sure to see your counselor or Ms. Abraham! There are a variety of resources available. Also, if you are changing your plans for college, there are still schools accepting applications. Stop in the CRC for more information.