April 3, 2014 Thursday A Day
Seniors: Prom tux fittings need to be scheduled in advance—sign up in the Main Office by Wednesday morning.
ALLseniors (including those in Mandatory Encore) will meet with Mr. Matreci in the Field House during Encore on Monday.
Anyone who volunteered to help out with Mr. Burke's Trivia night this Sat needs to see Mr. Burke and check the schedule in 201.
Optional Lenten Retreat: There will be a Lenten retreat all day on Sunday, April 6th and all day onTuesday April 8th. If you are interested in learning more about this experience or signing up, please see Fr. Tim or Mr. Remiger. If you were not able to make your retreat this year, than you must sign up for this retreat. Please do so
Pro Life Prayer Vigil: You are invited to join thousands of other Christians throughout St. Louis and across the country who are taking part in the national 40 Days for Life campaign. St. John Vianney HS has adopted next Thursday, April 10th as our day to stand in peaceful and prayerful vigil outside the abortion facility on Forest Park Ave from 7:am to 7:pm. It is because of the prayerful efforts of people like you that hearts are being changed and lives are being saved at this location. Please consider signing up for one hour of your time. Sign up through a Pro Life Club member, in campus ministry, or with Mr. Kheriaty or Fr. Tim.
Attention Sophomores and Juniors!!! If you can remember who your Link Crew Leaders were from your freshman year, then you know what an impact they made on your high school experience. Be willing to PAY IT FORWARD by serving as a Link Crew leader for the Class of 2018. Pick up an application from Mrs. Ploesser in the Admissions Office. Applications are due today
JUNIORS: Don't forget to sign up for junior ring online. Once you sign up bring the signed form and money to Mr. Lewis in 310. You have two weeks left to sign up!!!
MILITARY HISTORY: don't forget contract and payment are due to Mr. Lewis by this Friday. If you are still interested in taking the class and have no info please see Mr Lewis in 310.
Attention juniors: the last ACT course of the year will begin on April 16. See Mr. Meyer in the counseling office for more information.
Come "Brush Up Your Shakespeare" and work with Griffin Theatre! This is your opportunity to be part of the production of Kiss Me, KateApril 10-13. We need ushers for any or all performances and an assistant house manager to help sell tickets, organize the ushers and sell concessions. Activity points are earned! See Mrs. Fullenkamp in room 408 to get your name on the list or for questions!
Yearbook Pictures to be taken TODAY During Encore- Spanish, German and Math honor societies. FBLA the the Bocce Team. Meet in the commons during Encore.
Yearbook Pictures to be taken FRIDAY During Encore- Athletic Ambassadors, All Athletic Apostles from the Fall, Winter and Spring Seasons, Tech Club and Robotics Club members. Meet in the commons during Encore.
The inaugural St. John Vianney Literary & Art Journal (The Mag) is now accepting submissions from now until April 21st. Please see posted guidelines around the school or in room 302. Or simply come talk to Mr. Sargent for more information. We are looking for finely-crafted submissions of: short-fiction, essays, poetry, art, photography.
Swimming & Diving: A reminder to all swimmers and divers and anyone else interested in swimming or diving for the Griffins this Fall--we have a meeting TODAY during Encore in Room 107. If you are interested but can't attend the meeting, see Coach Alexander sometime today in Room 107
Tech Club -- Join Tech Club and SLU computer science professor Erin Wolf-Chambers for "Programming Unplugged", a hands-on, no-screens-required look at how a computer thinks. Friday at 2:45.
The guitar club will be meeting today in the band room after school...we need to add more songs to the repertoire, bring your ideas!
The combination of Alex Reyes, Justin Summers, Joe Winkelmann and Jacob Kurkowski manned up for the victory in the discus relay at yesterday's MCC Relays. Summers, Reyes, Spencer Peterson and Joey Rearden took runner up in the shot put to pace the entire Griffins squad. Congrats to all on competing well in some tough conditions.
Volleyball News: All teams beat Parkway Central in 2 games yesterday!
VARSITY LACROSSE:In a rousing MCC match up, the Griffins defeated Chaminade 14-12 yesterday afternoon on the Red Devil turf. The mid field units were solid in transition and the defense suffocated the strong Chaminade attackers. Scoring was led by "Diamond Dave" Eilermann and Connor Eskridge, both with 5 goals each. Matt Mueller had another big game in the rack with 17 saves.
HISTORY CLUB: Meets today in room 310. Topic: Terrorism in post -cold war era. See Andrew Hessi or Mr. Lewis for details
The following college reps will be on campus as indicated. Sign up through Naviance at least a day in advance.
Apr. 8 10:40 Bradley Univ. Peoria, IL
Apr. 10 10:40 Maryville Univ. St. Louis