THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2017

Maine West is pleased to announce that we have THREE National Merit Scholarship Finalists- Anna Remus, Eli Haworth, and Ben Heim. Being a finalist now qualifies them for many merit scholarships for college.

STUDENTS:  Maine West's 2nd annual Dodge Ball Tournament will take place February 22nd at 6:00 pm in Spec Gym. There will be no divisions this year. Teams can be co-ed or non co-ed as well a mix of players from any class. You must form a team of 6 and the cost is $30 per team. All proceeds will benefit our school wide fundraiser St. Baldricks.  If you are interested, please get the sign up form in the main office or bookstore. The deadline to sign up is today.


JUNIORS:  Do you like hands-on, self-directed, practical learning experiences? If so, consider taking clinical government this summer! We hold class at City Hall in downtown Des Plaines. Come to C220 to pick up an application or talk to Mr. Fouts in C212. Deadline is TODAY!

ANIME CLUB:  Anime CLUB will meet today after school in room D105. PLease see Mr. Kermend with any questions.

COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SENIORS: Applications for our very own Maine West Scholarship Fund and Oakton Scholarships are now available in the CRC and on the Student Services website. If you plan on attending any post-secondary school in the fall after graduation, we encourage you to apply. All applications are due back by March 16th. If you have questions, email Mrs. Rey or Mr. Ebrahimi.

SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

If you would like to volunteer for the Special Ed Basketball Tournament on February 18th, volunteer sheets are in C102. We need help with team buddies, concessions, referees and scorekeepers. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Pettyjohn.