Thursday, October 19
Chess intramurals continue this week. Round 5 competition is scheduled for today after school in Room 500. Chess team tryouts begin Monday, October 30. Registration is necessary. All candidates, including those who are completing a fall sport obligation should register as soon as possible.
Support your soccer team tonight as we celebrate our 15 seniors on Senior Night. The Griffins take on Jeff City Helias at 6:30 on the Heeb and there will be a special Pre-Game ceremony to honor our seniors!
The Politics Club will meet during Encore on MONDAY in Room 500.
Baseball’s Leadership Meeting will take place during Encore in Room 402. Bring your reading from last time.
If you are a Junior with leadership skills, you are invited to consider applying to be a Kairos leader in your senior year. You can pick up an application from Fr. Tim or Mr. Remiger. If selected, you will be invited to attend one of the remaining Kairos retreats this year as an observer.
Attention juniors and seniors: If you’re taking the ACT in December, it is not too late to sign up for the ACT prep course that starts this Monday. See Mr. Meyer in the counseling office for more information.
Juniors: there are 2 prep courses offered before the ACT that all Vianney juniors will take in February. The one that starts right after school is full, but there are still spots left in the evening class. Average score improvement is 4 points.
All Juniors going on the Junior retreat this coming Monday and Tuesday are asked to report to the chapel at the beginning of Encore.
Bobby Fielder and Will DeRoze report to the main office at the conclusion of announcements
Juniors, your practice ACT scores are in. Stop by the Leadership Center for your results.
Seniors, December 1st is 6 weeks away! Please use Encore time to stop by the Media Center and work on college and scholarship applications.
A reminder that today we have the following schools visiting: McKendree University at 8:40, Rockhurst University at 10:40 and Missouri Southern State University at 2:10.
A reminder to Bocce Club members--we play today at 3:10 and 3:45. If you need a ride see Mr. Alexander ASAP. If you have room to drive another player, stop by Room 107 at 2:45.
There will be a brief Pro Life Club meeting on Friday during Encore
Students who signed up for the Respect Life Convention this Sunday need to confirm with Fr. Tim or Mr. Kheriaty by the end of Encore this morning. Some of the girls from Ursuline are on a waiting list and we need to get back to them today.
Any freshman who would like to try out for basketball and missed the sign-up meeting, please stop by Room 305 to see Coach C. Walsh.
B Soccer beat Oakville 5-0. Goals were scored by Charlie Burford, Matt Piper, Tommy Mayata, and two by David Krobath. Shutout was split by John Allen and Nick Van Deman.
Jazz Band will meet during Encore today.
Happy birthday today to senior Sam Biffignani and freshman Kyle Galati. We hope that you both have a great day on your special day. Those are your Thursday morning announcements. Make it a great day to be a Griffin!