STUDENTS:  The deadline to submit your Pass/Fail application has been extended to 3:30 pm today. No extensions will be given.

STUDENTS:  An informational meeting for this year’s musical, “Little Shop of Horrors” will be held next Monday, November 6 from 3:30 to 4 pm in the Choir Room. This hit broadway classic is equal parts sci-fi horror flick and musical comedy all wrapped into one. Don’t miss out on this hillarious production.

STUDENTS:  If you missed the Mr. Maine West Informational meeting, it's not too late. Email or see Mrs. Jacob today.  Sign up for your talent audition soon.  Auditions are today, Monday and Tuesday.

STUDENTS:  The annual Turkey Trot is Thursday, November 10 at 3:30 pm.  Sign up for the race in the bookstore.  The cost is $10 for the trot, door prizes and t-shirt.  You can donate $3 or 5 canned goods for the trot and door prizes.  If you have questions, see Mr. Piha or your PE Teacher.

JAZZ BAND:  Auditions for the Maine West Jazz Band are on Tuesday, November 8th.  Come to the band room to pick up an audition packet and sign up for a time.  Looking for saxes, trumpets, trombones, guitar, base, piano and drums. Head to for more information.

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB: Do you love the earth?  Would you like to make a change in Maine West to save the environment?  Then come to Environmental Club.  Our first meeting is after school today in front of the student cafe.


The following colleges will visit the CRC today:
3rd – Lincoln College
6th – University of Connecticut
7th – Southern Illinois University – Carbondale
8th – Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville


GYMNASTICS: Tryouts are November 7.  Please register on 8 to18 and have an up-to-date physical to be eligible to try-out.  Please contact Coach Harrison if you are still in a fall sport and unable to attend.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Maine West Girls Basketball Apparel order form is now available on-line.  Please consider supporting your girls basketball team as well as getting some new gear for yourself.  The on-line store is now available