FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017

How else can you take action to Kick Butts? Sign the campaign to eliminate the sale of cigarette and tobacco products at Walgreens. How is Walgreens "on the corner of healthy and happy" selling products that are the antithesis of healthy such as tobacco. 

At the 12th annual Faculty vs. Students Scholastic Bowl competition, the teachers won in a close match that was as exciting as the upcoming NCAA tournament games. The final score was Teachers 250 and Students 170. After a 2 year slump, the teachers are back and are up overall 9-3. Thanks to all who attended.

STUDENTS: Capture the moment. Your Polaroid moment.  Keep an eye out TODAY for Neli Peeva and Ivonne Sanchez to take pictures of your friends and your spirit wear. Capture the moment with an INSTANT picture for $1 TODAY before, during, or after school. Proceeds will help benefit St. Baldricks. Don’t forget to have your Polaroid Moment.

STUDENTS:  ​If you are looking for a summer job and like to work with children, apply for the summer tutoring program through District 207. Our high school students work as classroom aides in the elementary school districts during summer school. The online application is open through March 20th. Stop in the CRC or snap the QR code from one of our flyers around the building.

SENIORS:  All seniors graduating in May 2017 must come to the counselor's office to verify their name as it should appear on their diploma.  It should be the name on your birth certificate.  A roster will be available on a clipboard in the counselor's office.  Please initial next to your name.

WESTERNER: If you'd like to be a school leader as part of next year's Westerner staff, applications are due today for writers, photographers, artists and editors.  You can get an application in the Westerner office -- A200 -- or online.

INDO-PAK:  Join Indo-Pak club in celebrating Holi today 4:00 p.m. in H106. Wear your white and be prepared to have fun and get soaked in color as we recognize Holi, the festival of colors,  Holi is a Hindu spring festival traditionally celebrated in India and Nepal. The festival signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring and the end of winter. We will be throwing the color outside so be prepared for the weather.  Afterwards, we will warm up inside by enjoying music and snacks.



CONGRATULATIONS:  The Maine West girls water polo team hosted Libertyville on Tuesday and won 11 to 3 improving to 3 and 0.