Aug. 27, 2012 Monday D Day
Attention seniors and juniors: The Colleges That Change Lives schools representing 27 of the top colleges in the nation will have a panel discussion followed by a college fair tonight at 7pm at the Hilton St. Louis Frontenac. CTCL events are free and preregistration is not required. Check out the complete list of schools on Family Connection or see a counselor for more information.
Attention seniors, juniors, sophomores and parents: Join Lane Ramey from Rockhurst University in Vianney media center on Wednesday, September 12 at 7pm as he presents: The College Admission Process--everything you wanted to know about getting into any college/university. Mark your calendar! See you there!
To all Sophomores, help St. John Vianney High School welcome prospective students to our campus, and give them the experience of being a Griffin through our Griffin Guide program. You can make the difference for an 8th grader making his decision for high school, just by showing how much you love your school. This is a very rewarding experience for you, too, with a real leadership opportunity and the occasional free lunch. To be a part of this great program, come by the Admissions office for an application. Previous Griffin Guides, grab the Returning application, all newcomers grab the New application. These are due back to the Admissions office by Wednesday.
Part-time Job Opportunity: Part-time busser/server positions available at Andre's West and Andre's South!! Must be 16 years of age and available on the weekends. If interested call Jeff at 314-497-5333 and mention you are from Vianney to set up a time to fill out an application.
Volunteer for Jersey Day at Cardinal game: The Muscular Dystrophy Association is looking for volunteers to assist them at a Cardinal game on Labor Day, Sept. 3rd. Receive a free t-shirt, lunch and snacks on Jersey Day as you volunteer to help sell scratch off tickets at the game through the 6th inning. If you would like to volunteer, see Fr. Tim or email at email@example.com asap.
Buzz Books are available in the Main Office. If you'd like one, just stop in to pick one up.
Tomorrow is underclass Picture Day -- sophomores and juniors will have pictures taken. Bring your envelope with the picture order to the photographers on Tuesday. Any freshman who did not have his picture taken during the parent meeting should bring your picture order and have your picture taken Tuesday as well. We will call you for pictures during the morning. ALL FRESHMEN, SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS MUST WEAR SHIRTS AND TIES ON TUESDAY. Seniors may wear regular senior dress on Tuesday.
Chess information is available in room 209 -- the Chemistry Lab.
Juniors--Please check the Guidance Bulletin Board in front of the Leadership Center for listings of you activity points for last year. If you are missing any activities or there is an error of any kind, you must report them to Ms. O'Connell in the Leadership Center by Friday, August 31.
College Rep Visits:
Thursday, August 30 10:30 a.m. Knox College Galesburg, Illinois
Mrs. Mitchell needs to see the following Seniors about SSP on Monday at Encore in the Marianist Lobby: Ray Ablan, Rogelio Aguilar, Eddie Albarran, Nick Baker, Allen Bitzer, James Cocroft, Christian Duvall, Jordan Elliott, Alan Foley, Jesse Glass, Tony Golick, Dan Guerrero, Nick Hart, Timothy Harvatin, Matt Johnson, Ryan Janasik, Garrett Krieg, Brendan McEntee, Ryan Murphy, David Preiss,
Casey Rapp, Brian Robinson, Nick Rossfeld, Ramiro Sachez, Alex Stein, Chris Watkins. This is a graduation requirement and will also cause Mandatory Encore and loss of senior privileges.
Come out and cheer on your cross country team in their first competition of the season. The Griffins take on Chaminade and St. Mary's in the Lt. Dan Riordan Run at the Marianist Retreat Center in Eureka. Race begins at 4:30.
This week's Griffin LIFE meeting again will be only for the LIFE leaders. LIFE leaders are to meet on Wednesday at 3. Griffin LIFE meetings for all students will begin next week.
The Media Center will be closed during Encore on Monday, Thursday and Friday of this week and on Tuesday of next week.
CHESS INTRAMURALS, PRACTICE AND COMPETITION, BEGIN NEXT WEEK. SEE MR PETERSEN IN ROOM 206 OR MR. KERIATY IN ROOM 209 FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION. ALL STUDENTS, INCLUDING BEGINNERS, ARE WELCOME. THE TOP FRESHMAN, THE TOP SOPHOMORE, THE TOP JUNIOR AND THE TOP SENIOR WIN TROPHIES.
The Freshman soccer team defeated Mehlville Saturday by the score of 1-0. Zach Dempsey scored the goal on a cross from Austin Tapella. Tom Marshall and Collin Knox shared the shutout.
Washington University is offering "Mini-Medical School I" for students at least 15 years of age. Classes meet on Tuesday nights from 7-9pm, beginning September 25 and cost $150 per person. See your counselor in the Leadership and Learning Center or check out more details on Naviance Family Connection.
Seniors: If you will be 18 years old on or before election day, November 6, and would like to vote in the election, you can register with Mr. Matreci in the Main Office. You must be registered by October 10 in order to vote on election day.