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4/5 daily HS student
4/5 daily HS student
Jill Hardesty
Friday, April 05, 2019

HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

for Friday, April 5th           

 

Seniors, the Pat and Steve Drake Scholarship had an inaccurate deadline posted on the form.  To account for this error, Mrs. Whitehouse will extend the deadline for this scholarship only to TODAY at 3:15.  Please see Mrs. Whitehouse for any questions.

We will give the PSAT and SAT Tests on Tuesday to ALL Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors.  Please remember to turn in your permission slips to the office so you may leave school after testing next Tuesday!

The following students have coupons for tuxedo rentals @ Men's Wearhouse - Brenden Flannell, Brady Masengale, Luke Nichols, and Zach Stephens.  Please see them for the coupons!

With Prom right around the corner it is important to make sure that our children stay safe and sober! Piatt County Mental Health Center asks parents to complete a survey about the parent provision of alcohol to High School aged students. All information is kept confidential and for educational use.  

English Survey- https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/English_Survey_BRHS

Spanish Survey- https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Spanish_Survey

Seniors:  Please bring your baby pictures for the graduation slideshow.  If you do not have your senior pics by then we would still like your other pics and baby pics.  Last day to accept senior pics is May 1st.  Digital photos are best.  Send them to athacker@blueridge18.org  If you don't have digital, bring them in and we can scan them and return them to you.

Students who have read four books on the Read for a Lifetime list need to contact Mrs. Raines or Ms. Brokaw by April 10th.

HS book club will meet in the library during lunch on Thursday, April 11th.

Non-student Prom forms are available in the office if you are bringing a date to Prom and they are not a Blue Ridge student.  The forms are due back in the office on Friday, April 26th.

Spring sports photos will be on April 10th and 11th.  All photos will be in the practice field behind the school on: 

April 10th:  3:30 Varsity Baseball   3:45 Varsity and JV Softball 4:15 Girls & Boys Track          

April 11th:  3:30 JV Baseball

It’s a Flashlight Egg Hunt at Victory Christian church on April 13th with a wiener roast at 6pm and Egg Hunt at 7pm!  Bring your jackets, flashlights and friends for a great time!

Seniors:  The senior class trip is being planned for May 21st.  Forms are in the office to complete and return.

The high school spring play is next weekend on Friday, April 12th and Saturday, April 13th in the old gym.  The Blue Ridge Thespian group will perform “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”. Get your tickets from any cast member or Ms. Yeagle.

Farmer City Baseball is sponsoring a Monical’s Pizza Community Day.  Monical’s will donate 20% of your bill to Farmer City Baseball on Tuesday, April 23rd.  This would be valid at any

Gibson City, Mahomet or Clinton location!  Come out and join us for a worthwhile cause!  Forms are in the office.

Attention Seniors:  please come to the office and pick up your fall and winter sports emblems.

Summer Volleyball camp forms are available from Coach Miles.  Please return by May 11th.

High school summer girls basketball camp will begin June 4th from 2:30pm to 4pm, and June 5th – 7th from 12:00 noon to 2pm.  Deadline is April 26th.  Pick up the forms in the office or for additional information.

Congratulations to the Varsity Lady Knights track team for winning the Fisher Quad meet last night defeating the hosts (Fisher) as well as Arthur Lovington Atwood-Hammond and Iroquois West.  Congrats to Polly Reynolds for winning the Long Jump and Triple Jump.  Congrats to Jenna Mozingo for winning the 100 High Hurdles and 300 Intermediate Hurdles.  Congrats to Macie Hamm for winning the 800.  Congrats to the 4x800 team of Jamie Wanserksi, Jessie Wanserski, Josephine Aldrich and Macie Hamm for placing first as did the 4x400 team of Jamie Wanserksi, Jessie Wanserski, Katie Bowns and Macie Hamm.  Great effort overall along with many personal records.  Way to go Lady Knights!

Today the Varsity Baseball and Softball teams play Cerro Gordo at HOME beginning at 4:30.  Go Knights!

Lunch menu for today is Cheese Pizza or Chicken Tenders