TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016

Keep EARNING and dropping your Warrior Bucks in the drop box located at the top of the main entrance staircase. The third drawing has been extended by one week. This drawing is for a 32" 1080 HD Flat Panel Visio TV donated by Warrior Pride.The drawing will be live at the assembly on Thursday, March 24th.

We will have one more drawing 4th quarter and a second chance drawing at the end of the year when all Warrior Bucks that have been put in the drop box throughout the year will have a second chance at earning a prize

STUDENTS: Students who filled out a survey for Dr. Haugan called "Students of Maine West" are meeting this Friday during first period in H106. There is an email with information waiting for you from Dr. Haugan, so please check today for more details. Again, our meeting is first period on Friday in H106.

STUDENTS: Do you LOVE Maine West? Are you filled with school spirit? Do you bleed Blue and Gold? We are looking for our next Maine West Warrior. If you are ready to lead our student body and sports teams into a frenzy at assemblies and games we want you. There will be a brief informational meeting this Wednesday March 16th at 3:20 in the Dance studio. If you can not make the meeting, please see Mrs. Jacob. Get your school spirit on and come check out what it means to be the Warrior.

STUDENTS: Capitol Forum is a small group of sophomore students dedicated to changing the world and getting people to recognize the importance of human rights. This year, they will be teaming up with Infant Inc. and The Well of Mercy to donate new and used baby clothing and other essentials to 50 locations around Chicago. These items include onesies, sleepers, hats, socks (0-12 months), receiving blankets and new bottles. These items would strongly benefit many families in need with small children. Team Up for Tots runs March 14-24. Bring items to C215 and contact Ms. Littlefield Lanham for more information.

JUNIORS: Enter the Dollars for Scholars Raffle for a chance to win our Junior Prom Prize #14 valued at $200 that includes two tickets, a dinner certificate, a manicure, flowers and even a car wash! Tickets are available in the bookstore for only $1.00 each or 6 for $5. A winner will be drawn on April 6th.

AP STUDENTS: Registration to take your AP tests is underway and the deadline is fast approaching. The deadline to sign up to take your AP tests is on Friday, March 18th. Please go to the bookstore to pay and collect the AP information booklet. Please remember that any registrations after the deadline will include a late fee of $45 per test.

PI SIGMA PI: Pi Sigma Pi is taking a field trip to BAPS Hindu Temple this Saturday, March 19 from 9:30 to 1:30. Bring cash for lunch. Please return your permission slip to Mr. McClure or Mrs. Hendrickson by this Friday if you would like to come. A digital copy of the permission slip is available on the PSP Facebook page or see us if want a paper copy.

STUDENTS: If you are looking for a summer job, the district is accepting applications for new and returning summer tutors. These are part-time paid positions working with kids. Great for future teachers, tutors, pediatricians, social workers, psychologists, ministers, coaches, or even those who like to work in parks and recreation. Go to the Maine West webpage for more information and to apply. Applications are taken until March 29th.

SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY: There will be a MANDATORY meeting after school at 3:20 on Thursday, March 17 in L101 to go over the Induction Ceremony that will then take place on Wednesday, March 24 at 7pm in L101. You will also be receiving important information regarding the ceremony. The meeting should only take about 20-30 minutes. Please be sure to see Sra. Barbas if you have any conflicts.

STUDENTS: On Tuesday, March 22nd we will have a one hour advisory
  • Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors You will be going to your advisories. Please make sure to know your advisory room number so you can report quickly to your advisories. 
  • Seniors you will be going to the auditorium. 
  • Freshmen and sophomores you will participate in a Social Media Presentation.
  • Juniors you will be doing the ACT pre-bubbling. 
  • Seniors you will participate in a presentation about teen dating violence. 
JUNIORS AND SENIORS: COLLEGE PANEL WEEK IS HERE! We have over 50 colleges visiting. This is a great opportunity to hear from numerous colleges in one period. Juniors, are you starting your college search? Learn about colleges by hearing from the college representatives. They are the experts! Here are just a few schools coming today and tomorrow:
Miami of Ohio, Marquette, Eastern Illinois, University of Illinois at Chicago, DePaul, Michigan State, University of Iowa, and so many more.

Students are welcome to come any and all periods. However, if you have a class, you must first get signed permission from your teacher. Pick up a college panel pass from the CRC. Check your email and also the passes for the full schedule of college participants.