MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2017

FRESHMEN, SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS:  Are you interested in experiencing a new culture and exploring historic sites?  Then we have the trip for you.  During spring break 2019 we will visit the beautiful cities of Berlin, Krakow, Prague and Budapest.  If you are interested in this non-school sponsored adventure, please sign up at the library front desk TODAY.  We will contact you with details about an informational meeting on Wednesday, November 29.

INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION:  The Indian Student Association (formerly Indo Pak) is hosting a movie night Tuesday after school in L101. Anyone and everyone is welcome to join us to watch Diwale, a crime comedy about a Couple in love trying to overcome the violent conflict between their respective families.

WINTER WARRIORS: The Holidays are coming up! You know what that means - too much turkey, too many cookies, and WAY too much laying around watching sports on TV. This year, go against the trend. Join the WINTER WARRIOR RUNNING CLUB. Get out into the fresh, cool air and GET FIT. We meet every Monday through Thursday right after school in the Spectator Gym foyer. ALL STUDENTS and STAFF are invited. ALL runners will receive FREE HOT COCOA after their run.


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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017

FRESHMEN, SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS:  Are you interested in experiencing a new culture and exploring historic sites?  Then we have the trip for you.  During spring break 2019 we will visit the beautiful cities of Berlin, Krakow, Prague and Budapest.  If you are interested in this non-school sponsored adventure, please sign up at the library front desk by Monday, November 20.  We will contact you with details about an informational meeting on Wednesday, November 29.

WINTER WARRIORS: The Holidays are coming up! You know what that means - too much turkey, too many cookies, and WAY too much laying around watching sports on TV. This year, go against the trend. Join the WINTER WARRIOR RUNNING CLUB. Get out into the fresh, cool air and GET FIT. We meet every Monday through Thursday right after school in the Spectator Gym foyer. ALL STUDENTS and STAFF are invited. ALL runners will receive FREE HOT COCOA after their run.

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SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

WRESTLING:  The Wrestling Team will begin their season with the Blue and Gold Scrimmage today at 6 pm in Spec Gym. Come watch as the Best at West compete for their Varsity spot!

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017

FRESHMEN, SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS:  Are you interested in experiencing a new culture and exploring historic sites?  Then we have the trip for you.  During spring break 2019 we will visit the beautiful cities of Berlin, Krakow, Prague and Budapest.  If you are interested in this non-school sponsored adventure, please sign up at the library front desk by Monday, November 20.  We will contact you with details about an informational meeting on Wednesday, November 29.

ANIME CLUB:  Anime Club will meet today after school in D105.

3D INNOVATION CLUB:  Inviting future engineers, doctors, artists and manufacturers, do you want to make a 3-D interactive model of Maine West High School that will light up and speak? Join 3-D Innovations to be at the cutting edge of technology and learn about Internet of Things while we make this tangible user interface to help the visually impaired, incoming freshmen and alumni navigate our school. We are meeting today after school in D-106 from 3:30pm - 4:30pm.  We meet every other Thursday.

INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION:  Indian Student Association is meeting today after school in R201. If you can't make it but want to join, email Mrs. Pantke - kpantke@maine207.org. Our next event is Movie Night, Tuesday, November 21 after school in L101. Come check out Bollywood rom-com and share some popcorn with us. Anyone and everyone is welcome.


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WRESTLING:  The Wrestling Team will begin their season with the Blue and Gold Scrimmage on Friday at 6 pm in Spec Gym. Come watch as the Best at West compete for their Varsity spot!

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2017

SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY:  There will be a brief meeting in A207 after school today and before school on Thursday to pass out the fundraising brochures. If you cannot make the meeting, be sure to see SeƱora Barbas in A207 or A218 to pick up your brochure.

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WRESTLING:  The Wrestling Team will begin their season with the Blue and Gold Scrimmage on Friday at 6 pm in Spec Gym. Come watch as the Best at West compete for their Varsity spot!

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2017


SCIENCE OLYMPIAD:  Do you like taking things apart and putting them together? Do you like to figure out how things work? Do you like Oreos? If you answered yes to any of these questions, come  to H-109 after school TODAY and find out about Science Olympiad. No obligation to join. Did I mention the Oreos?

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BOYS SWIMMING: There will be an informational meeting for the 2017-2018 boys swim team TODAY at 3:30 in room G102. Please contact Coach Bruggeman with any questions.

WRESTLING:  The Wrestling Team will begin their season with the Blue and Gold Scrimmage on Friday at 6 pm in Spec Gym. Come watch as the Best at West compete for their Varsity spot!

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2017

Student Council would like thank all of you for another successful Canned Food Drive. The Des Plaines Food Pantry was appreciative of your donations and came just in time for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The first period class with the most cans collected was Mr. Gerstmayr's first period. In second place was Ms. Valdez and in third place was Mr. Diviak. Congrats to you all. 

STUDENTS:  Jazz Band auditions are tomorrow. Audition packets are available in the band room or on mwbands.com - sign up for an audition time on the band website.

MATH TEAM:  The second IML math contest is Tuesday before school in room A201. You can start any time between 6:45 AM and 7:10 AM, and you will have 30 minutes to work on the problems once you begin. If you have questions about the IML contest ask your math teacher.

POLISH CLUB:  We are ready to order our new Polish Club t-shirt, so please pay in the Bookstore and we will meet at 7:00 am this Tuesday in room H101.

3D INNOVATIONS:  3-D Innovations will be selling Warrior Key Chains today in the cafe. Grab a key chain specially customized with your graduation year for only $2! You won't want to miss out!

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council will be meeting tomorrow at 7:10 am in A 201 to discuss holly days and ideas for our winter assembly. All welcome.

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD:  Do you like taking things apart and putting them together? Do you like to figure out how things work? Do you like Oreos? If you answered yes to any of these questions, come  to H-109 after school on Tuesday, November 14 and find out about Science Olympiad. No obligation to join. Did I mention the Oreos?

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The girls swimming and diving team wrapped up their season at the IHSA sectional meet this Saturday with an outstanding meet. Over 93% of the swims were lifetime best times. Highlights in the meet were swims by Nina Martin, Annastasiya Sahaydia, Katelyn Weber, Veronica Klienschmidt and Victoria Fleming in diving. Congratulations to all the Maine West swimmers and divers on a fantastic season.

BOYS SWIMMING: There will be an informational meeting for the 2017-2018 boys swim team tomorrow at 3:30 in room G102. Please contact Coach Bruggeman with any questions.

WRESTLING:  The Wrestling Team will begin their season with the Blue and Gold Scrimmage on Friday at 6 pm in Spec Gym. Come watch as the Best at West compete for their Varsity spot!


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017

If you are interested in helping to Pack the Bus after school today, meet by the Student Council office A204 at 3:30 pm.

STUDENTS:  Auditions for Drama Club's first annual Improv night will be held today in R207 from 3:30 to 5pm.

STUDENTS:  Jazz Band auditions are on Tuesday, November 14th. Audition packets are available in the band room or on mwbands.com - sign up for an audition time on the band website.

MATH TEAM:  The second IML math contest is on Tuesday, November 14 before school in room A201. Anyone interested in math and challenging problems is encouraged to attend. You can start any time between 6:45 AM and 7:10 AM, and you will have 30 minutes to work on the problems once you begin. If you have questions about the IML contest ask your math teacher.

3D INNOVATIONS:  3D Innovations will be selling Warrior key chains in the cafeteria today.  Grab a key chain specially customized with your graduation year for only $2.

POLISH CLUB:  We are ready to order our new Polish Club t-shirt, so please pay in the Bookstore and we will meet at 7:00 am this Tuesday in room H101.

COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS



SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

BOYS SWIMMING: There will be an informational meeting for the 2017-2018 boys swim team on Tuesday, November 14th at 3:30 in room G102. Please contact Coach Bruggeman with any questions.