FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018

STUDENTS:  This year's spring play, "Love / Sick" opened last night to RAVE REVIEWS! This un-romantic comedy is an amusing story about love and its unintended consequences. Come experience "Love / Sick" tonight and tomorrow at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5 bucks. Don't miss it!

STUDENTS:  Don't forget...today after school out on the front lawn...Holi Color Fest! Pizza, henna tatooing and a melee (mey-lay) of color throwing. Starts a 4:00 pm. $1 per bag of color and $2 per slice of pizza.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council is looking for volunteers to lead tours during 8th grade activities night on Wednesday, May 2nd. If you are interested, please sign up in the main office.

SENIOR SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS: Be sure to pay $2.00 in the bookstore by this Friday (4/20) for the Senior Dinner. The Dinner will be after school on Thursday, April 26. You will be receiving your ropes at the dinner!


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The Warrior Badminton Challenge is today after school in Spec Gym.  For $3 you can play a singles or doubles game against a current team member to test your skills. If you win, you get a dollar back! Come check it out and have some fun.

THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2018

STUDENTS:  This year's spring play, "Love / Sick" opens tonight! This un-romantic comedy is an amusing story about love and its unintended consequences. Come experience "Love / Sick" tonight at 4 pm and Friday and Saturday at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5 bucks. Don't miss it!

STUDENTS:  Want to have fun like you've never had before? Come to Holi Color Fest this Friday, after school out on the front lawn area. Douse your friends and get doused in washable, bright color powder. Dance, hang, eat pizza and have a great time! Henna tatoos will be done as well for free! $1 per bag of color and $2 per slice of pizza. Pizza will be available right after school and color throwing will start at 4.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council is looking for volunteers to lead tours during 8th grade activities night on Wednesday, May 2nd. If you are interested, please sign up in the main office.


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Congratulations to both JV and Varsity Girls Water Polo. They traveled to Highland Park where they both were victorious. Corinne Bellot and Gaby Kic had two goals each to lead the Warriors to another conference win, 12 to 6.
STUDENTS AND STAFF:  Do you like to play badminton? The time has come once again to test your skills at the annual Warrior Challenge. This Friday, from 3:30-5:30 pm in Spec gym you can challenge any member of the badminton team to a game of singles or doubles. The cost is $3 per game, and should you win, you will get $1 returned to you. Come see how your skills stack up against the best badminton players at Maine West.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2018

STUDENTS:  The annual Guitar Rock Concert is coming soon! The list of songs is posted throughout upper E-wing. Auditions on Thursday and Friday after school in the band room. Come pick a song and show us what you've got!

STUDENTS:  Come experience "Love / Sick" this Thursday at 4 pm and Friday and Saturday at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5 bucks.

STUDENTS:  Want to have fun like you've never had before? Come to Holi Color Fest this Friday, after school out on the front lawn area. Douse your friends and get doused in washable, bright color powder. Dance, hang, eat pizza and have a great time! Henna tatoos will be done as well for free! $1 per bag of color and $2 per slice of pizza. Pizza will be available right after school and color throwing will start at 4.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

NEW SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS:  There will be a mandatory meeting in A207 today after school at 3:25 or Thursday before school at 7:15 to discuss nominating new officers for next year as well as ordering new t-shirts.  Please be sure to make one of the two meetings.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council is looking for volunteers to lead tours during 8th grade activities night on Wednesday, May 2nd. If you are interested, please sign up in the main office.


COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS



SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENTS AND STAFF:  Do you like to play badminton? Were you among the best in your PE class during that unit? Were you king or queen at your family picnic? The time has come once again to test your skills at the annual Warrior Challenge. This Friday, from 3:30-5:30 pm in Spec gym you can challenge any member of the badminton team to a game of singles or doubles. The cost is $3 per game, and should you win, you will get $1 returned to you. Come see how your skills stack up against the best badminton players at Maine West.

BOYS SOCCER:  There is an organizational meeting for Boys Soccer today in H-106 at 3:20 pm. We will discuss summer camp and fall tryouts. Please make every effort to be there.

TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2018

STUDENTS:  The annual Guitar Rock Concert is coming soon! The list of songs is posted throughout upper E-wing. Auditions on Thursday and Friday after school in the band room. Come pick a song and show us what you've got!

STUDENTS:  This year's spring play, "Love / Sick" opens this week! This un-romantic comedy is an amusing story about love and its unintended consequences. Come experience "Love / Sick" this Thursday at 4 pm and Friday and Saturday at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5 bucks.

STUDENTS:  Want to have fun like you've never had before? Come to Holi Color Fest this Friday, after school out on the front lawn area. Douse your friends and get doused in washable, bright color powder. Dance, hang, eat pizza and have a great time! Henna tatoos will be done as well for free! $1 per bag of color and $2 per slice of pizza. Pizza will be available right after school and color throwing will start at 4.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

SPANISH CLUB:  Spanish Club will meet after school today in room A-212 to discuss spring event plans.

NEW SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS:  There will be a mandatory meeting in A207 on Wednesday after school at 3:25 or Thursday before school at 7:15 to discuss nominating new officers for next year as well as ordering new t-shirts.  Please be sure to make one of the two meetings.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council is looking for volunteers to lead tours during 8th grade activities night on Wednesday, May 2nd. If you are interested, please sign up in the main office.


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SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENTS AND STAFF:  Do you like to play badminton? Were you among the best in your PE class during that unit? Were you king or queen at your family picnic? The time has come once again to test your skills at the annual Warrior Challenge. This Friday, from 3:30-5:30 pm in Spec gym you can challenge any member of the badminton team to a game of singles or doubles. The cost is $3 per game, and should you win, you will get $1 returned to you. Come see how your skills stack up against the best badminton players at Maine West.

BOYS SOCCER:  There is an organizational meeting for Boys Soccer on Wednesday, April 18th. Please meet in H-106 at 3:20 pm. We will discuss summer camp and fall tryouts. Please make every effort to be there.


MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018

STUDENTS:  The annual Guitar Rock Concert is coming soon! The list of songs is posted throughout upper E-wing. Auditions on Thursday and Friday after school in the band room. Come pick a song and show us what you've got!

STUDENTS:  This year's spring play, "Love / Sick" opens this week! This un-romantic comedy is an amusing story about love and its unintended consequences. Come experience "Love / Sick" this Thursday at 4 pm and Friday and Saturday at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5 bucks.

STUDENTS:  Want to have fun like you've never had before? Come to Holi Color Fest this Friday, after school out on the front lawn area. Douse your friends and get doused in washable, bright color powder. Dance, hang, eat pizza and have a great time! Henna tatoos will be done as well for free! $1 per bag of color and $2 per slice of pizza. Pizza will be available right after school and color throwing will start at 4.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

SPANISH CLUB:  Spanish Club will meet Tuesday after school in room A-212 to discuss spring event plans.

POLISH CLUB:  Polish club members, only 2 meetings to go so please attend this Tuesday's Meeting, April 17th at 7:00 am in H101.

NEW SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS:  There will be a mandatory meeting in A207 on Wednesday after school at 3:25 or Thursday before school at 7:15 to discuss nominating new officers for next year as well as ordering new t-shirts.  Please be sure to make one of the two meetings.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council is looking for volunteers to lead tours during 8th grade activities night on Wednesday, May 2nd. If you are interested, please sign up in the main office.

SENIOR COUNCIL:  Senior class council meeting in A-114 at 7:00 am.  We will be talking Prom, superlatives and toy drive.


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Last Thursday, the Boys Track team turned in their best performance of the season and finished 2nd out of 10 teams at the Elgin Invite. Winning individual championships for the Warriors at the A level were Junior Damon Street in the high jump, Senior Taras Dzhul in the pole vault and Senior Donny Johnson in the 3200 meter run.
STUDENTS AND STAFF:  Do you like to play badminton? Were you among the best in your PE class during that unit? Were you king or queen at your family picnic? The time has come once again to test your skills at the annual Warrior Challenge. This Friday, from 3:30-5:30 pm in Spec gym you can challenge any member of the badminton team to a game of singles or doubles. The cost is $3 per game, and should you win, you will get $1 returned to you. Come see how your skills stack up against the best badminton players at Maine West.

BOYS SOCCER:  There is an organizational meeting for Boys Soccer on Wednesday, April 18th. Please meet in H-106 at 3:20 pm. We will discuss summer camp and fall tryouts. Please make every effort to be there.







FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2018

STUDENTS:  This year's spring play, "Love / Sick" opens next week. This un-romantic comedy is an amusing story about love and its unintended consequences. Come experience "Love / Sick" next Thursday at 4 pm and Friday and Saturday at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

SENIORS: Class t-shirts are now on sale for five dollars! Choose from any of the three options in the bookstore.

STUDENTS WHO HAVE A JOB:    The April 17 deadline is approaching fast, so now is the time to get your tax return done. Sign up for free help from an Accounting Club student by visiting the Accounting club website or snapping the QR code on flyers around the school.

FINE ARTS SENIORS:  Take advantage of a $500 college scholarship opportunity. Applications are due this Friday, April 13th. Go to mwfineartsboosters.org for more information.

SPANISH CLUB:  Spanish Club will meet on Tuesday, April 17 after school in room A-212 to discuss spring event plans.

STUDENTS:  There will be an action packed LAN event today after school in the LRC. We will be playing Smash bros, Mario Kart, Board Games, and Fortnite on all platforms including console. If you want to play Fortnite, please bring your preferred platform to the event.  We will be hosting multiple tournaments with prizes. The entry fee is $5 and includes a slice of pizza.

POLISH CLUB:  Polish club members, only 2 meetings to go so please attend this Tuesday's Meeting, April 17th at 7:00 am in H101.


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Congratulations to boys volleyball with a program sweep beating Maine East in all levels. Varsity improved their record to 11-3 on a 7 match winning streak.The boys next home match is next Thursday at 6:00 pm vs. Deerfield, come out and support your warriors.
The boys tennis team is off to a great start with HUGE wins against Fenton and Willowbrook this week. Leading the pack were freshman phenom Kamil Kozerski and captains Jason Elangical and Willis Le. The boys next match is here on Friday. 

The varsity badminton team defeated Maine South on Tuesday night by a score of 15 to 3. This win cemented the Warriors as District 207 Champions again this year, since they had beaten Maine East earlier in the season.  Maine West went 11 and 1 in doubles matches against the other two schools.

Boys Soph/Frosh Baseball has had a good start to conference beating Maine South on Tuesday 14 - 3 and beating New Trier yesterday 13 - 5. Good pitching by Jovanni Delao, James Lindenmuth, Jack Hernandez and Anthony Gutierrez. Offensive standouts have been Joey Wright, Jeremy Clauss, James Lindenmuth, Jared Pearson, Joey Antosh and Kevin Bojarski. Great job Warriors.   

Last night girls water polo team traveled to Deerfield. Nina Martin led the Warriors to another victory with 4 goals.

BOYS SOCCER:  There is an organizational meeting for Boys Soccer on Wednesday, April 18th. Please meet in H-106 at 3:20 pm. We will discuss summer camp and fall tryouts. Please make every effort to be there.






THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2018

STUDENTS:  This year's spring play, "Love / Sick" opens next week. This un-romantic comedy is an amusing story about love and its unintended consequences. Come experience "Love / Sick" next Thursday at 4 pm and Friday and Saturday at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Tickets are sold in the bookstore and at the door for only $5.

STUDENTS:  Looking for a summer job? Look no further! The Des Plaines Park District will be in the CRC today periods 4-7 to hire YOU for a summer job. Stop by the CRC during your lunch period to get an interview.

STUDENTS:  National Art Honor Society is holding a shoe drive for the Des Plaines Self Help Pantry April 9th through the 20th. Please place your slightly used shoes in the bin across from the main office. Place them in a plastic bag or tie the laces together. Thank you in advance for your help.

SENIORS: Class t-shirts are now on sale for five dollars! Choose from any of the three options in the bookstore.

STUDENTS WHO HAVE A JOB:    The Accounting Club has helped students get back almost $2,000 in tax refunds. The April 17 deadline is approaching fast, so now is the time to get your tax return done. Sign up for free help from an Accounting Club student by visiting the Accounting club website or snapping the QR code on flyers around the school.

FINE ARTS SENIORS:  Take advantage of a $500 college scholarship opportunity. Applications are due this Friday, April 13th. Go to mwfineartsboosters.org for more information.

CLINICAL GOVERNMENT SUMMER SCHOOL STUDENTS:  There is a mandatory meeting Thursday, April 12 in C212 right after school. You will receive important information. Please be prompt!

STUDENTS:  There will be an action packed LAN event Friday after school in the LRC. We will be playing Smash bros, Mario Kart, Board Games, and Fortnite on all platforms including console. If you want to play Fortnite, please bring your preferred platform to the event.  We will be hosting multiple tournaments with prizes. The entry fee is $5 and includes a slice of pizza.


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SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

GIRLS GOLF:  Any girl interested in playing golf for Maine West in the fall should attend a brief meeting on Friday at 7:25 am in B-215. We will discuss summer plans and distribute information related to the start of the season. See Coach Hauenstein if you have any questions.

BOYS SOCCER:  There is an organizational meeting for Boys Soccer on Wednesday, April 18th. Please meet in H-106 at 3:20 pm. We will discuss summer camp and fall tryouts. Please make every effort to be there.