January 17, 2014 Friday D Day
Juniors: The Balfour reps will be here today in the Commons at all lunch shifts. They will take ring orders Thursday and Friday at lunch and also Thursday evening from 5 to 7 pm. You should have received a packet in the mail at home from Balfour in the last day or so.
Seniors who did not order caps & gowns and announcements on Tuesday or Wednesday should bring those orders to the Main Office.
Attention Juniors and Sophomores--Please see your counselor in the Leadership Center to pick up your PSAT scores!
Millikin University is hosting an overnight stay and campus preview on Sunday-Monday, February 16-17. Get a first hand look at the University and meet with current students and faculty. See Mr. Lantz, Mr. Meyer or Mrs. Dombek in the Leadership Center for more information. Bus seats are limited and are assigned on a first come, first served basis.
Tech Club: We're continuing our discussion about hardware this week. See you Friday!
All FBLA team members need to stop by & see Mr. Haddock before the end of the day today.
Attention juniors and sophomores--Next week will begin the registration process for the 2014-15 school year. You will be meeting individually with your counselor to select classes for next year. Be thinking about courses that will meet your personal and career goals. Freshmen will register in February.
It's not too late to join the Griffin Newspaper staff. We will be doing article assignments and planning on Friday January 17th. Stop by room 201 and see Mr. Burke on Friday.
The roster of Seniors attending the final Kairos of the year in February can be found on the Campus Ministry Bulletin Board. If you have any questions see Mr. Remiger.
Part-time job this upcoming Spring/Summer/Fall: Baseball umpires at Kirkwood Athletic Association and we are hiring umpires for the 2014 season. We are looking for all levels of experience including those who have no experience at all. The only requirement is that they are at least 13 as of January 1, 2014. Games are played on Monday, Tuesday, and Friday nights with some occasional weekend games. It is completely based on their availability. Starting pay is $20/game with no experience and goes up from there. Training will begin in February and the location and times are TBD, however if they email Melissa MacDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and training details.
Interested in a fun way to get service hours? Volunteer for the Alumni Association Trivia Night. Saturday January 25 at Vianney from 6:45- 10:30 roughly. THIS INCLUDES CLEAN UP! See Ms. Walsh if you are interested.
Hockey News: Tonight is our SENIOR NIGHT…really cool pre-game celebration, 8 seniors to recognize, Nick Allgeyer, Ben Wingbermuehle, Brendan Shuck, Ryan Spencer, Chris Brown, Nolan Wuesthoff, Felix Unger, and Jack Kemper. 9:30pm game time (need people there by 9:15pm)…another huge rivalry vs. Lindbergh.
--Monday 1/20, 7pm vs. Chaminade at Kennedy
--Friday 1/24, 9:30pm vs. DeSmet at Queeny Park
Reminder to ALL VARSITY LACROSSE PLAYERS not currently participating in a Winter sport: Pre-season team lifting and conditioning will continue TODAY, THURSDAY January 14th at 3:00 in the weight room. Conditioning and lifting will also be held Saturdays at 10 am starting in the weight room. Please dress for drills on the track. This is required of all trying out for Varsity, but open to all levels. Questions? See Coach Stein in Room 308.
ALL LACROSSE PLAYERS: This season's sign up meeting will take place for ALL LEVELS WEDNESDAY JANUARY 22nd at 7:00 pm in the Griffin Cafe.
Think Pink!!!! Next Friday Jan 24 is our Paint It Pink Game for the basketball program. Paint It Pink Tshirts will be on sale next week for $10 along with "eye back stickers" to support the American Cancer Society. Get your shirts early as we sell out fast!
The basketball program will host SLUH in a triple header tonight with freshman playing at. 4:00, sophs at 5:30, and varsity at 7:00. Come on out and support your classmates. Theme for the night is WHITEOUT so let's make it a blizzard of Griffins out in the stands.