Morning Announcements, Monday, October 29, 2018

Morning Announcements
Monday, October 29, 2018


The after school study hours will be in the LMC until 6:00pm.

Congratulations to the following students for making the 2018-2019 Basketball Cheerleading:

Junior Varsity Team is: Autumn Elliott, Stephanie Hensel, Simone Kuist, Sofie Furuheim, Kaylee Scimemi, Hope Hujet, Raeann LeRoy

Varsity Team includes: Amber Proctor, Skylar Marquardt, Adeline Pumplun, Alaina Kruse, Lauryn Slade, Lyndsey Leubke, Kayley Vandeneng, Willamina Peterson, Riley Yashinsky, Trinady Vorpahl, Abigail Pearce, Kayla Burd, Kilyn Brabandt, Torrence Fowler, Samantha Roselli, MacKenzi Carpenter and Simon Pumplun.

7th hour Civic Leadership class is having a drive for soldiers across seas. Operation Care Package is looking for necessities for living such as food, games, and hygiene items. There are going to be prizes awarded to the 7th hour class that can collect the most points. First place will receive a pizza party. Second place will receive an ice cream party and third place will receive candy bars. Check posters to see what items you can bring. The Civic Leadership class will be going around collecting items during 7th hour. You have till November 12 to bring your items.

The Drama Team will be performing its one-act play “On the Edge” Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 7:00 pm, in the PAC.  Prior to the show will be the Drama Club’s annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser with serving from 5 – 6:45 pm in the commons.  Tickets will be sold at the door for the cost of $8 for dinner and show or $5 for show only.  Come on out and support this amazing group as they set their sights on returning to State!

Attention All Volleyball Players and Managers: Volleyball Banquet will be Thursday-November 8th at Romy’s.  Pick up a form from either the office or Coach Bronstad. Return Banquet form with payment to the High School Office by Friday-November 2nd.

Connie Jordan, a career coach from NWTC, will be in Student Services on Friday, November 2 to help students fill out applications to NWTC.  The application fee will be waived on this day.  She will also be available to meet with students who are interested in learning more about specific programs and what NWTC has to offer.  Please see your counselor to sign up for a time.


The Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin is sponsoring a scholarship if you are majoring in insurance or related field of study.  Please stop in Student Services for information on both of these opportunities.


Students:  Whispering Pines is looking for students 15 years and older to help with harvesting Christmas trees and boughs.  Please see the Student Services bulletin board for information.


Seniors:  The following scholarships are due:

10-31: Coca-Cola

11-1-: WI School Counselors

11-2: National Landscape Professionals

11-4: Herb Kohl

If you have any questions please stop in Student Services and please make sure you stop in for more scholarship opportunities.


Do you love to dance? Tryouts for the Oconto Falls High School Varsity Dance Team are just around the corner! Winter Season Tryouts will be held after school in the Old Gym on October 30th and 31st from 3:30pm-5:30pm. If you are interested in trying out and have questions about the Dance Team, you may contact Captain Haylee Whiting. Again Tryouts for the dance team are October 30th and 31st in the Old Gym from 3:30pm-5:30pm. Get ready to dance!

Juniors & Seniors:  UW Oshkosh will have a representative in Student Services on Tuesday, October 30th during 2nd hour.  Please sign up if interested.


Juniors & Seniors:  FIRE is sponsoring a Free Speech Essay Contest.  You must submit a 800-1000 word essay on why free speech is so important to higher education.


Seniors:  If you need help completing the FAFSA, College Goal Wisconsin can help.  They will be holding numerous sessions throughout this month and November which is free of charge.  Please stop in Student Services for dates and information needed to bring.


Seniors:  Please remember to hand in your yellow Permission to Release Form in order to have your transcripts sent out.