TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2019

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council will meet Wednesday, October 2 in at 7:30 am in E108. All are welcome!

SPEECH TEAM:  If you are interested in joining speech team, please come to C205 after school today to learn more about our season. Contact Mr. Rosenberg or Mr. McClure.

MOCK TRIAL: If you are interested in finding out about the Mock Trial Team, there will be an information meeting in C205 at 7:45 am and 3:20 pm on Wednesday, October 2. See Mr. Rosenberg with questions.

BOARD GAME CLUB: Board game club will meet after school on Wednesday in B109.  Come to play.

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD:  Science Olympiad will have a meeting after school Friday in B113 to discuss this season. All are invited to attend this informational meeting.

FENCING:  Are you interested in Fencing? Bring your parents and join the fencing coaches for an informational meeting in the little theater on Wednesday, October 9th at 5:30 pm.

GYMNASTICS:  Come check out what gymnastics has to offer! Come meet the coaches for a brief question and answer session on Monday, October 7 at 3:50 pm in A wing gym. If you are interested and can't make the meeting, please contact Coach Harrison. Open gym starts October 15.

GIRLS BASKETBALL:  Anyone interested in playing girls basketball is invited to open gym this week Thursday, October 3 at 3:30 in C wing gym. Tryouts are October 28-29.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2019

STUDENTS:  The first Scholastic Bowl practice of the season will meet today after school in Room H110 from 3:30-4:30. Scholastic Bowl is a team where we compete against other schools; students compete by answering trivia questions. If you love Trivia Crack, you will love Scholastic Bowl! All students are welcome to come to the first practice to see if they are interested.

GYMNASTICS:  Looking to be involved in a winter sport? Like to flip? Come check out what gymnastics has to offer! Come meet the coaches for a brief question and answer session on October 7 at 3:50 pm in A wing gym. If you are interested and can't make the meeting, please contact Coach Harrison. Open gym starts October 15.

SPEECH TEAM:  If you are interested in joining speech team, please come to C205 tomorrow, October 1, before and after school to learn more about our season. Contact Mr. Rosenberg or Mr. McClure.

MOCK TRIAL: If you are interested in finding out about the Mock Trial Team, there will be an information meeting in C205 at 7:45 am and 3:20 pm on Wednesday, October 2. See Mr. Rosenberg.

BOARD GAME CLUB: Board game club will meet after school on Wednesday in B109.  Come to play.

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD:  Science Olympiad will have a meeting after school Friday in B113 to discuss this season. All are invited to attend this informational meeting.





FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2019

HOMECOMING WEEK

BLUE AND GOLD FRIDAY

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $25.00 and $30.00 at the door.

STUDENTS:  Help us celebrate homecoming week by coming out for the homecoming football game tonight at 5:00 pm.

STUDENTS:  The first Scholastic Bowl practice of the season will be Monday, September 30th, after school in Room H110 from 3:30-4:30. Scholastic Bowl is a team where we compete against other schools; students compete by answering trivia questions. If you love Trivia Crack, you will love Scholastic Bowl! All students are welcome to come to the first practice to see if they are interested.

GYMNASTICS:  Looking to be involved in a winter sport? Like to flip? Come check out what gymnastics has to offer! Come meet the coaches for a brief question and answer session on October 7 at 3:50 pm in A wing gym. If you are interested and can't make the meeting, please contact Coach Harrison. Open gym starts October 15.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2019

HOMECOMING WEEK

CLASS COLOR DAY - FR-Black, SO-White, JR-Yellow, SR-Blue, Staff-Gray/Silver

Movie Night (Lilo and Stitch) on the Football Field - 7:30-9:30 pm

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $25.00 and $30.00 at the door.

STUDENTS:  Help us celebrate homecoming week by coming out for Movie Night on the Football Field tonight at 7:30.  We are watching Lilo and Stitch.

STUDENTS:  The first Scholastic Bowl practice of the season will be Monday, September 30th, after school in Room H110 from 3:30-4:30. Scholastic Bowl is a team where we compete against other schools; students compete by answering trivia questions. If you love Trivia Crack, you will love Scholastic Bowl! All students are welcome to come to the first practice to see if they are interested.

MUSIC APPRECIATION SOCIETY:  Music fans, do you know about the Maine West Music Appreciation Society? They listen to all types of music on cranked up, great sounding, real stereo speakers and would like to know what you listen to! Please bring your tunes and meet in the LRC today at 3:30 to find out more.

NATIONAL ENGLISH HONOR SOCIETY:  The National English Honor Society is meeting on Friday at 7:30 am in H106. Important information will be given about upcoming projects and details about the Induction Ceremony.

GYMNASTICS:  Looking to be involved in a winter sport? Like to flip? Come check out what gymnastics has to offer! Come meet the coaches for a brief question and answer session on October 7 at 3:50 pm in A wing gym. If you are interested and can't make the meeting, please contact Coach Harrison. Open gym starts October 15.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2019

HOMECOMING WEEK

WACKY WORLD WEDNESDAY - MIX PATTERNS, DRESS CRAZY

Powder Puff Football Game - 6:00 pm

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $25.00 and $30.00 at the door.

STUDENTS:  Help us celebrate homecoming week by coming out for the Powder Puff game tonight at 6:00 pm in the stadium.

STUDENTS:  The first Scholastic Bowl practice of the season will be Monday, September 30th, after school in Room H110 from 3:30-4:30. Scholastic Bowl is a team where we compete against other schools; students compete by answering trivia questions. If you love Trivia Crack, you will love Scholastic Bowl! All students are welcome to come to the first practice to see if they are interested.

MUSIC APPRECIATION SOCIETY:  Music fans, do you know about the Maine West Music Appreciation Society? They listen to all types of music on cranked up, great sounding, real stereo speakers and would like to know what you listen to! Please bring your tunes and meet in the LRC this Thursday at 3:30 to find out more.

NATIONAL ENGLISH HONOR SOCIETY:  The National English Honor Society will be meeting on Friday, September 27th at 7:30 am in H106. Important information will be given about upcoming projects and details about the Induction Ceremony.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2019

HOMECOMING WEEK

EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL TUESDAY-DRESS UP LIKE AN ALIEN, STAR, SUN OR PLANET

Free Tailgate in the Stadium - 6:00 pm

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $25.00 and $30.00 at the door.

STUDENTS:  Help us celebrate homecoming week by coming out for a free tailgate tonight before the Varsity Soccer game at 6 pm.

STUDENTS:  The first Scholastic Bowl practice of the season will be Monday, September 30th, after school in Room H110 from 3:30-4:30. Scholastic Bowl is a team where we compete against other schools; students compete by answering trivia questions. If you love Trivia Crack, you will love Scholastic Bowl! All students are welcome to come to the first practice to see if they are interested.

MUSIC APPRECIATION SOCIETY:  Music fans, do you know about the Maine West Music Appreciation Society? They listen to all types of music on cranked up, great sounding, real stereo speakers and would like to know what you listen to! Please bring your tunes and meet in the LRC this Thursday at 3:30 to find out more.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2019

HOMECOMING WEEK

MOON LANDING MONDAY - WEAR RED, WHITE AND BLUE

NHS Softball Game at 3:45 pm on the Varsity Softball Field


STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $25.00 and $30.00 at the door.

STUDENTS:  Help us celebrate homecoming week by coming out for a free tailgate before the Varsity Soccer game at 6 pm on Tuesday, September 24.

WEST SIDE DANCE COMPANY:  Attention all guys.  The first West Side Dance Company guys meeting is today at 7 pm in the Dance Studio. It's going to be an epic season!  If you have questions, please see Ms. Jacob in G-106.

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB:  Please join us after school today in A104 and wear/bring clothes that can get dirty. We will be heading over to Homestead to help plant their butterfly garden 🦋.


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $20.00 this week, $25.00 next week and $30.00 at the door.

STUDENTS:  Help us celebrate homecoming week by coming out for a free tailgate before the Varsity Soccer game at 6 pm on Tuesday, September 24.

ADVENTURE CLUB:  Adventure Club will hold an open climbing session today after school in A-wing gym. This will be weather permitting. If you have any questions, please talk to Mr. Panzilius.

WEST SIDE DANCE COMPANY:  Attention all guys.  The first West Side Dance Company guys meeting is Monday, September 23 at 7 pm in the Dance Studio. It's going to be an epic season!  If you have questions, please see Ms. Jacob in G-106.


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $20.00 this week, $25.00 next week and $30.00 at the door.

ADVENTURE CLUB:  Adventure Club will hold an open climbing session Friday after school in A-wing gym. This will be weather permitting. If you have any questions, please talk to Mr. Panzilius.

PI SIGMA PI:  The Pi Sigma Pi yearbook picture will be taken at 7:45 am this Friday. We will meet in C210. Also, students interested in running for office must send Mrs. Hendrickson a candidate statement by Friday. Long-sleeve Pi Sigma Pi t-shirts are now on sale in the bookstore for $14.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $20.00 this week, $25.00 next week and $30.00 at the door.

ADVENTURE CLUB:  Adventure Club will hold an open climbing session this Friday after school in A-wing gym. This will be weather permitting. If you have any questions, please talk to Mr. Panzilius.

DECA: Attention all students interested in DECA--Please come to our monthly meeting this Thursday from 7:45-8:10 a.m. in D112. We will provide important information for choosing a role play and written event.

GIRLS BASKETBALL:  Any girl interested in playing girls basketball - we will have open gym today at 3:30 pm.  Come on out and bring a friend or two! Bring some running shoes!

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 28 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale in the bookstore. Make sure to bring your ID. Tickets are $20.00 this week, $25.00 next week and $30.00 at the door.

ADVENTURE CLUB:  Adventure Club will hold an open climbing session this Friday after school in A-wing gym. This will be weather permitting. If you have any questions, please talk to Mr. Panzilius.

DECA: Attention all students interested in DECA--Please come to our monthly meeting this Thursday from 7:45-8:10 a.m. in D112. We will provide important information for choosing a role play and written event.

GIRLS BASKETBALL:  Any girl interested in playing girls basketball - we will have open gym on Wednesday at 3:30 pm.  Come on out and bring a friend or two! Bring some running shoes!









MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019

DECA:  Attention all students interested in DECA--Please come to our monthly meeting this Thursday the 19th from 7:45-8:10 a.m. in D112. We will provide important information for choosing a role play and written event.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2019

MAINE WEST BOYS GOLF EXCITED TO MAKE HISTORIC NIGHT DEBUT
In the over 100 years the sport has been sanctioned by the Illinois High School Association, there have been exactly zero events that have taken place at night…until now.  Maine West hosts Highland Park at 7 p.m. Friday at Golf Center Des Plaines in the state’s inaugural night meet in boys golf.  Most golf courses don’t have lights, so meets traditionally end once the sun goes down. The Golf Center course is nine holes and well lit, setting up the historic opportunity.


BLOOD DRIVE:  The first blood drive of the school year is today from 10-2:30 in B-wing gym.
Sign up link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfTF6vmHylZoRWaWPr8g7yySnoNAKm6UnTh36XgD9YSZCeI5g/viewform

ADVENTURE CLUB:  Adventure Club will have an informational meeting after school today in B112 at 3:30 pm. All students are welcome. If you have questions, ask Mr. Panzilius (the man in the lab coat).

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club will be watching the Disney live action movie "Aladdin" today after school in L101.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  Boys basketball players, please take a look at the updates to our open gym and fitness center workouts on the google calendar and on our website.

JUNIORS: This is a reminder that if you want to take the National PSAT/NMSQT you must pay $17 in the bookstore today. This test is open to all juniors. However, the National PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier so juniors with high academic achievement are highly encouraged to take the test.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2019

COLLEGE NIGHT - SEPTEMBER 12
Join us and representatives from 180+ schools for College Night at Maine West
TONIGHT from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. This event is great for all grade levels to attend so that you can begin to learn more about different colleges. Financial aid presentations will be taking place at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. in both English and Spanish. Bring your families and your friends!


MAINE WEST BOYS GOLF EXCITED TO MAKE HISTORIC NIGHT DEBUT
In the over 100 years the sport has been sanctioned by the Illinois High School Association, there have been exactly zero events that have taken place at night…until now.  Maine West hosts Highland Park at 7 p.m. Friday at Golf Center Des Plaines in the state’s inaugural night meet in boys golf.  Most golf courses don’t have lights, so meets traditionally end once the sun goes down. The Golf Center course is nine holes and well lit, setting up the historic opportunity.

BLOOD DRIVE:  The first blood drive of the school year is Friday from 10-2:30 in B-wing gym.
Sign up link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfTF6vmHylZoRWaWPr8g7yySnoNAKm6UnTh36XgD9YSZCeI5g/viewform

ADVENTURE CLUB:  Adventure Club will have an informational meeting after school on Friday in B112 at 3:30pm. All students are welcome. If you have questions, ask Mr. Panzilius (the man in the lab coat).

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club will meet after school Friday in the little theater. We will be watching the Disney live action movie "Aladdin". The magic comes to life!

PI SIGMA PI:  Pi Sigma Pi will meet Friday, September 13 from 7:45-8:15 am in C201 to share information for the new year. If you can't make it, see Mr. McClure or Ms. Hendrickson for more information.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  Boys basketball players, please take a look at the updates to our open gym and fitness center workouts on the google calendar and on our website.

JUNIORS: This is a reminder that if you want to take the National PSAT/NMSQT you must pay $17 in the bookstore by this Friday. This test is open to all juniors. However, the National PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier so juniors with high academic achievement are highly encouraged to take the test.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2019

STUDENTS:  College Night is coming to the West Side this year! Join us and representatives from 180+ schools for College Night at Maine West on Thursday, September 12 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. This event is great for all grade levels to attend so that you can begin to learn more about different colleges. Financial aid presentations will be taking place at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. in both English and Spanish. Bring your families and your friends!

STUDENTS: If you've been identified as a possible Science National Honor Society student, don't forget to attend the meeting today in B107 after school.

BLOOD DRIVE:  The first blood drive of the school year is Friday from 10-2:30 in B-wing gym.
Sign up link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfTF6vmHylZoRWaWPr8g7yySnoNAKm6UnTh36XgD9YSZCeI5g/viewform

ADVENTURE CLUB:  The Adventure Club will have an informational meeting after school on Friday in B112 at 3:30pm. All students are welcome. If you have questions, ask Mr. Panzilius (the man in the lab coat).

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club will meet after school Friday in the little theater. We will be watching the Disney live action movie "Aladdin". The magic comes to life!

BOARD GAME CLUB:  Board Game Club will meet today after school in B109.

SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY:  There is a meeting for all Spanish National Honor Society Members in A207 today after school and Thursday morning at 8 am. Please be sure to attend one of the two meetings to discuss upcoming events.

PI SIGMA PI:  Pi Sigma Pi will meet Friday, September 13 from 7:45-8:15 am in C201 to share information for the new year. If you can't make it, see Mr. McClure or Ms. Hendrickson for more information.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council will host their first dinner meeting Wednesday, September 11th at 6:30 pm in E 108. Come help plan our Homecoming dress up, assembly and events for the week.  All are welcome!

BOYS VOLLEYBALL:  If you are interested in trying out for boys volleyball in the spring, there will be a meeting on Thursday, September 12 at 7:15 am in G-102. If you have any questions or can't make the meeting, please contact Coach O'Brill.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  Boys basketball players, please take a look at the updates to our open gym and fitness center workouts on the google calendar and on our website.

JUNIORS: This is a reminder that if you want to take the National PSAT/NMSQT you must pay $17 in the bookstore by this Friday. This test is open to all juniors. However, the National PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier so juniors with high academic achievement are highly encouraged to take the test.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2019

STUDENTS:  Students, please check your email to see if you've received a message from Mr. Sumida. This message will let you know if you meet the GPA requirements to join Science National Honor Society. If you received the message and you are interested in being inducted into the society, please attend the meeting tomorrow in B107 at 3:25 pm.

BLOOD DRIVE:  The first blood drive of the school year is Friday from 10-2:30 in B-wing gym.
Sign up link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfTF6vmHylZoRWaWPr8g7yySnoNAKm6UnTh36XgD9YSZCeI5g/viewform

ANIME CLUB:  Anime Club will have their first meeting today after school in room D105. Come one, come all and bring a friend.

FASHION & COSMETOLOGY CLUB:  Fashion & Cosmetology Club will have their first meeting today after school in C108. Come learn about the fun makeup tutorials and DIY fashion projects we will be doing this year!

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club will meet Friday, September 13 in the little theater after school. We will be watching the Disney live action movie "Aladdin". The magic comes to life!

PI SIGMA PI:  Pi Sigma Pi will meet Friday, September 13 from 7:45-8:15 am in C201 to share information for the new year. If you can't make it, see Mr. McClure or Ms. Hendrickson for more information.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council will host their first dinner meeting Wednesday, September 11th at 6:30 pm in E 108. Come help plan our Homecoming dress up, assembly and events for the week.  All are welcome!

BOYS VOLLEYBALL:  If you are interested in trying out for boys volleyball in the spring, there will be a meeting on Thursday, September 12 at 7:15 am in G-102. If you have any questions or can't make the meeting, please contact Coach O'Brill.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  Boys basketball players, please take a look at the updates to our open gym and fitness center workouts on the google calendar and on our website.

JUNIORS: The National PSAT/NMSQT test taking place Saturday, October 19th at 8:00 am is at Maine East High School (Maine West is not a site). The PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier and should not be taken as a practice test for the SAT in the spring. However, it should be taken by any junior who wants to be considered for this recognition. The deadline to register is Friday, September 13th. The cost of the test is $17 paid at the Maine West Bookstore.  More information about arrival time, what to bring to the test, etc. will be sent to those students who register by September 13th.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2019

ANIME CLUB:  Anime Club will have their first meeting Tuesday, September 10 after school in room D105. Come one, come all and bring a friend.

FASHION & COSMETOLOGY CLUB:  Fashion & Cosmetology Club will have their first meeting on Tuesday, September 10 after school in C108. Come learn about the fun makeup tutorials and DIY fashion projects we will be doing this year!

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB: Environmental Club will have its first meeting of the school year today after school in A104.  See Ms. Karpiak or Mr. Akmakjian in A104 or B104 with any questions.

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club will meet Friday, September 13 in the little theater after school. We will be watching the Disney live action movie "Aladdin". The magic comes to life!

PI SIGMA PI:  Pi Sigma Pi will meet Friday, September 13th from 7:45-8:15 am in C201 to share information for the new year. If you can't make it, see Mr. McClure or Ms. Hendrickson for more information.

STUDENT COUNCIL:  Student Council will host our first dinner meeting next Wednesday, September 11th at 6:30 pm in E 108. Come help plan our Homecoming dress up, assembly and events for the week. All are welcome!

JUNIORS: The National PSAT/NMSQT test taking place Saturday, October 19th at 8:00 am is at Maine East High School (Maine West is not a site). The PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier and should not be taken as a practice test for the SAT in the spring. However, it should be taken by any junior who wants to be considered for this recognition. The deadline to register is Friday, September 13th. The cost of the test is $17 paid at the Maine West Bookstore.  More information about arrival time, what to bring to the test, etc. will be sent to those students who register by September 13th.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2019

ANIME CLUB:  Anime Club will have their first meeting Tuesday, September 10 after school in room D105. Come one, come all and bring a friend.

FASHION & COSMETOLOGY CLUB:  Fashion & Cosmetology Club will have their first meeting on Tuesday, September 10 after school in C108. Come learn about the fun makeup tutorials and DIY fashion projects we will be doing this year!

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB: Environmental Club will have its first meeting of the school year on Monday, September 9 after school in A104.  See Ms. Karpiak or Mr. Akmakjian in A104 or B104 with any questions.

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club will meet Friday, September 13 (not September 6) in the little theater after school. We will be watching the Disney live action movie "Aladdin". The magic comes to life!

PI SIGMA PI:  Pi Sigma Pi will meet Friday, September 13th from 7:45-8:15 am in C201 to share information for the new year. If you can't make it, see Mr. McClure or Ms. Hendrickson for more information.

GIRLS BASKETBALL:  Girls interested in playing basketball this year, there is open gym on Friday at 3:30 in C-Wing gym. Everyone is welcome!

JUNIORS: The National PSAT/NMSQT test taking place Saturday, October 19th at 8:00 am is at Maine East High School (Maine West is not a site). The PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier and should not be taken as a practice test for the SAT in the spring. However, it should be taken by any junior who wants to be considered for this recognition. The deadline to register is Friday, September 13th. The cost of the test is $17 paid at the Maine West Bookstore.  More information about arrival time, what to bring to the test, etc. will be sent to those students who register by September 13th.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2019

ANIME CLUB:  Anime Club will have their first meeting Tuesday, September 10 after school in room D105. Come one, come all and bring a friend.

ART CLUB:  Art Club is looking for new members interested in making art. Our first Art Club meeting is today after school in E-107.

FASHION & COSMETOLOGY CLUB:  Fashion & Cosmetology Club will have their first meeting on Tuesday, September 10 after school in C108. Come learn about the fun makeup tutorials and DIY fashion projects we will be doing this year!

ESPORTS CLUB:  Hey Warrior gamers! If you are interested in being part of the Warrior Esports team, come to B107 after school today for an introductory meeting. There will be a raffle for fabulous prizes.

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB: Environmental Club will have its first meeting of the school year on Monday, September 9 after school in A104.

GIRLS BASKETBALL:  Girls interested in playing basketball this year, there is open gym on Friday at 3:30 in C-Wing gym. Everyone is welcome!

JUNIORS: The National PSAT/NMSQT test taking place Saturday, October 19th at 8:00 am is at Maine East High School (Maine West is not a site). The PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier and should not be taken as a practice test for the SAT in the spring. However, it should be taken by any junior who wants to be considered for this recognition. The deadline to register is Friday, September 13th. The cost of the test is $17 paid at the Maine West Bookstore.  More information about arrival time, what to bring to the test, etc. will be sent to those students who register by September 13th.


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2019

STUDENTS:  Have you ever wanted to sing the national anthem at a school assembly or football game? Now's your chance! Auditions for national anthem singers will be held after school today from 3:30-4:30 pm in the choir room, R207. Please see Mr. Schiffer with any additional questions.

ART CLUB:  Art Club is looking for new members interested in making art. Our first Art Club meeting is this Thursday after school in E-107.

POLISH CLUB:  Polish Club will meet Thursday, September 5th from 7:45-8:15 am in B113 to plan our year. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Hiselman or Mrs. Piechocinski in B113.

ESPORTS CLUB:  Hey Warrior gamers! If you are interested in being part of the Warrior Esports team, come to B107 after school on Thursday, September 5 for an introductory meeting. There will be a raffle for fabulous prizes.

BOYS BASKETBALL:  For all boys interested in playing basketball this year, there will be a brief informational meeting at 3:30 pm today in B Wing Gym. Open gym will follow the meeting. Come prepared to play!

GIRLS BASKETBALL:  Girls interested in playing basketball this year, open gyms start today at 3:30 in spec. Also Friday at 3:30 in C-Wing gym. Everyone is welcome!

WRESTLING: Interested in getting stronger this Fall? Come to a wrestling informational meeting and open mat today after school in the wrestling room, G116.

JUNIORS: The National PSAT/NMSQT test taking place Saturday, October 19th at 8:00 am is at Maine East High School (Maine West is not a site). The PSAT/NMSQT is a National Merit qualifier and should not be taken as a practice test for the SAT in the spring. However, it should be taken by any junior who wants to be considered for this recognition. The deadline to register is Friday, September 13th. The cost of the test is $17 paid at the Maine West Bookstore.  More information about arrival time, what to bring to the test, etc. will be sent to those students who register by September 13th.

STUDENTS:  Mrs. Giricz and Mr. Roy are excited to take our Hispanic/Latinx Juniors and Seniors to Oakton for their LATINX TEEN - College Success Program on Thursday, September 17th at 8 am. We will return to school around 2:00 pm.  This conference will have more information about Oakton, their scholarships, and you will learn the benefits of attending a community college. The field trip permission form needs to be completed and signed by September 4th. Eligible students should have received an email with the permission slip and copies are available in the Student Services Office There is no cost for this field trip.  The opportunity to attend this field trip is for the first 40 students who bring in their completed field trip permission form to the counselor's office.