May 1, 2014 Thursday B Day
Friday is a dress up day for everyone—we will follow the Liturgy schedule for the Senior Honors Convocation.
Juniors: There will be a mandatory meeting today for ALL Juniors, including those in Mandatory Encore, during Encore in the Fieldhouse. This meeting will be to go over all the last minute details for your SSP Project and to get you signed up on Schoology so that you may be able to fill out your blogs properly.
All senior members of the Spanish Honor Society who completed Spanish 400 or 450 should pick up their honor cord for graduation from Mrs. Fullenkamp in room 408 today during Encore, after school or before school tomorrow.
Everyone is invited to attend the Spring Band Concert this Sunday, May 4, at 7:00 pm in the Activity Center. Come out and show your support for our fine Griffin Musicians.
Yearbook pictures for PSAT 90th percentile scorers, Scholar Bowl and Bright Flight Scholarship winners will be taken during Encore today in the Commons.
Seniors: Volunteers needed for upcoming Masses: If you are interested in participating in the upcoming Senior Mother Son Mass or your Baccalaureate Mass, please see Fr. Tim for possibilities. Thank you.
Eucharistic Ministers: Juniors in the Class of 2015 who are Catholic and want to be faith leaders in your senior year may apply to help distribute communion at our student body masses and special events masses. Write a one page essay and submit by Friday of this week, May 2nd.
Seniors: Today isGraduation Practice & College Pride Day--Wear your college/university polo, tshirt, sweatshirt, etc. on that day. Practice will be held at 1:20—you will be called to the field house from class.
Retreat Sign Ups for Next Year: All Sophomores who will be Juniors next year and all juniors who will be seniors next year are asked to register for your retreat on line. Simply go to the Vianney Web site and click on campus ministry/retreats and choose a date that will fit into your schedule. Each retreat is limited to so many people until the registration closes. Please do this in the next two weeks with a deadline of May 2nd. If you have any questions on the retreat dates please see Fr. Tim or Mr. Remiger.
Tech Club: This week we visit the T-Rex building in downtown St. Louis, home to a number of tech startup companies. Stop by the Tech Center to pick up a permission slip.
The annual Vianney Architecture Night will be tonight at 7:00pm in the Leadership Center. Anyone may attend to watch the seniors present their final projects to a panel of professional architects. This semester's project was to design a residence hall for the University of Missouri located across the street from Faurot Field.
Bike Collection Drive: The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (our neighbor) is sponsoring a bike drive to collect adult and children's bicycles. If your family has a bike that you'd like to donate you can drop them off in their parking lot today.
VARSITY LACROSSE. The Griffins next take on the Webster Groves Statesmen Saturday MAY 3rd at 2:00 at The Heeb for SENIOR DAY. For the past 4 years 11 dedicated seniors have committed themselves to the success of the Vianney lacrosse program. This Saturday afternoon, before your Kentucky Derby viewing, come out to honor these remarkable young men.
Cross Country: There will be an important informational meeting Monday during Encore for all students interested in competing on the cross country team next year. The meeting will take place in room 304.
The guitar club will meet this afternoon in the band room.
ALL GOLFERS SHOULD MEET IN ROOM 306 at encore today 5/1! If you cannot make it you must see Coach Owens for some important information!
The varsity and JV tennis teams defeated Mehlville yesterday 8-1 and 4-3. Outstanding performances by all levels including Kevin Henschel. Matt Sapienza,, Joe LaMartina, Adam Hark, David O'Leary, Nick Uxa, Ty Borst and Steven Turner.
The team plays today at Westminster.
The varsity baseball team defeated SLUH on Wednesday 3-0, while JV beat the Jr. Bills 5-4. The freshman team's game against Chaminade was suspended after 10 innings due to darkness. They are tied at 7.
The JV and Freshman track and field team will be competing today in the final home meet of the season and for the final time on the current track. Six teams will help us close this chapter in Vianney history. Events start at 4:00; come out and show your support.