Feb. 20, 2013 Wednesday D Day
Lenten Mantra: A repentant heart -- "Have mercy on me, O God, in your goodness" (Ps. 51)
Juniors & Seniors: Today is the deadline for reservations for the Mom Prom. Please bring your forms to the office as soon as possible. We need to turn in our counts to the caterer this week. Thanks.
Blood Drive: Our annual Lenten Blood Drive will take place on Thursday, Feb. 28th from 8:am - 1:30pm. Our theme is YOLO (You Only Live Once!). You can sign up with one of the Blood Apostles or see Nick Allen or Kyle Barnes.
Juniors & Seniors who still have course request forms out, please get them in to your Counselors this morning or you may not necessarily get your first choice courses.
Griffin Theatre: Griffin Theatre will hold auditions for the spring musical "42nd Street" tonight at 7pm. 42nd Street has a large cast consisting of 9 principal roles, 12 supporting roles and a large chorus. No previous experience is required, just a willingness to work hard, learn something new and have fun. If you are interested or need more information, see Mr. Book in room 503.
There will be a meeting for all members of the National Honor Society on Thursday at encore in room 105. Please be prompt, as we will be planning for the annual Food Drive.
The Admissions department is call all freshmen who would like to be Griffin Guides! Show a future Griffin a great day! Applications are available in the Admissions Office, please see Mr. Mulvihill or Mrs. Ploesser with your questions. Applications are due by Friday, Feb. 22.
ALL: Griffin LIFE will next meet tonight. Our theme will be "Saints and Heroes of the Faith". Come and celebrate Lent by exploring your faith with food and friends. Wednesday 5:30-7:30.
There will be a Football parent and player meeting this Thursday in the cafe at 7pm. All returning players and a parent are encouraged to attend. Questions? See Mr. Cochran.
Tennis: Anyone planning on trying out for tennis on Monday MUST meet Friday during encore in room 106 to find out where to go for practice.
The following athletic ambassadors should meet Mr. Cochran at 3:00 today in his office". Alex Sorrentino, Jacob Hubbard, Joe Lamartina, Kevin Hoeing, Kevin Tieman, Al Bialczak, Jeff Boelter, Joe Bialczak, Tommy Bakersmith, Ben Rischbieter, Dom Biffignani and Sam Evans.
The varsity basketball team defeated Eureka 52-47 last night to improve their record to 17-8 on the season. Brad Woodson led the scoring with 16 points and 8 rebounds, Sean O'Brien added 14 points and 15 rebounds. The final regular season game of the year is Friday night at home vs. Vashon. It is senior night. Please make plans to honor our four seniors: Sam Kemp, Sean O'Brien, Mike Witwer, and Brad Woodson.
The following college reps will be on campus this week. If you'd like to visit with one of them, you can sign up online at least a day in advance.
Friday, Feb. 22 2:00 p.m. Truman State Kirksville, MO
Mon. Feb. 25 2:00 p.m. UMSL St. Louis, MO
Tues. Feb. 26 2:00 p.m. Meramec C.C. St. Louis, MO
Tues. Feb. 26th 10:30 a.m. St. Ambrose University Davenport, IA