WHS Daily Announcements 3/13/19
Sophomore Mentors finishing Naviance, go to Ms. Larson’s office during homeroom.
Junior Mentors finishing Naviance, go to the Freshman house office homeroom.
Senior Mentors finishing Naviance, go to Room 232 during homeroom.
All students taking the TSA – TEAMS Exam, report to the library immediately.
All Geophysics students, report to the library immediately.
Congratulations to West High’s Vocal Jazz Group Vocal Spectrum who took 1st Place yesterday in Class 4A at the USD Coyote Jazz Festival. Members are Dolany Dolan, Jennifer Santos, Faith Taylor, Isabelle Rodriguez, Jadien Plooster, Payton French, Ally Hughes, Braeden San Nicolas, Matthew Pauling, Dominic Vaul, Reid Jansen, and Nathan Wigton.
West High, do you want to help a local charity and your school at the same time? Bring your pop tabs to Scheels’ through Monday, March 18 to help the Ronald McDonald House. The school with the most pop tabs will win a $2000 Scheels’ gift card!
Wondering what to have for supper?? Have no fear! Come to Pizza Ranch on Floyd Blvd and have some pizza to support WEST Club. We will be there from 5 – 9 serving you!! Please come join us to help us raise money for the multicultural fair!
There are currently 6 available spots for the Second Session of Drivers’ Education that runs from June 26 –July 26. This is on a first come first serve basis!! If interested or have questions, please come to the office.
Native American Focus Group will be in the auditorium tomorrow from 10-10:30. Nina with PEP will be here so please be on time!
There will Not be Focus Group with Mrs. Gentry on Friday, she will meet individually with some of the students.
Saturday School will be held Saturday, March 16 from 8AM – Noon. If you are failing a class or need extra help, you should plan to attend. The Bear’s Den Food Pantry will be open this Saturday from 8AM – Noon as well.
Spring Fling Tickets are $11 today and will go up a dollar for each day that follows. Come in before school starting at 7:35 or after school in room 206/207!
The Spring Fling is just around the corner! March 16
The following are the eligibility requirements for students to attend the dance:
Passing all classes
Completion of Naviance
No more than 7 tardies in third quarter
No OSS in 3rd quarter
90% attendance (began Feb 11)
If you are bringing a guest that is not a WHS student, please stop by the front office to pick up a guest approval form.
Attendance appeals can be made by setting up a meeting with your grade-level principal:
9th – Mr. Koch
10th – Ms. Rieken
11th – Mr. Pace
12th – Mrs. Tidwell
Beyond the Bell is looking for volunteers to help with their Mobile Food Pantry at Hunt Elementary. This takes place every 3rd Tuesday of the month. from 3:30 – 6:00 p.m.
(Dates: March 19, April 16, May 21)
Noah’s Hope Animal Rescue is looking for volunteers during the 1st and 3rd weekends of the month. Hours are Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00p.m. and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location is Pet Smart at Lakeport Commons.
Are you working on earning your Silver Cord or meeting community service requirements? VolunteerSiouxland.org is the place to go. This is an online volunteer center for Siouxland, and there are now more than 100 nonprofit organizations on Volunteer Siouxland, with more than 50 active needs for volunteers on any given day. It is absolutely the EASIEST way for students to find and sign up for volunteer opportunities. It is also the easiest way to track their volunteer hours – confirmed by the organization. We have even added a field to volunteer profiles so they can identify which school they attend, allowing us to provide reports to the schools. In addition, it is completely free for the organizations and the volunteers! To sign up, please go to VolunteerSiouxland.org.
Questions regarding Silver Cord? Check out the information located on our website under “Our School” or stop by Mrs. Cleveland’s office in the Freshman House.