Daily HS Student Announcements
for Blue Ridge High School
Tuesday, November 20th
Sectional Volleyball t-shirt order forms are in the office! They are due TODAY!
Mental Health Club will meet in room 103 during lunch TODAY.
Congratulations to Makenzie Homann for winning the Booksgiving coloring contest, and to Morgan Drozs, Alexis Anglin, Sammi Boogren, and Paige Bolen for winning the emoji game. Please come to the library to pick up your prize.
The new Driver’s Ed van is ready to go! Please show up at your regular time TODAY to begin the driving schedule again! Mr. Duke cannot wait to see everyone!
Meet the Author! The library is hosting Karen M. McManus, author of One of Us is Lying, on Friday, November 30th at 12:15 PM. She will be presenting to students via Skype and sharing about the writing process and answering questions. Students interested in participating should sign up in the library. They will be excused a few minutes early for lunch, so the presentation can begin promptly.
Attention Freshmen: Puffins/Butter Braids Fundraiser orders are due November 26th!
FFA Members wanting to get FFA Apparel need to get an order form from the Ag Room. Orders and money are due Tuesday, November 27th.
Congratulations to the FFA Agronomy Team for placing 3rd overall last night in the Section 16 Agronomy Contest held at Parkland College. Members of the team included Audrie McClain, Anthony Thompson, Aiden Soliday, Megan Schumacher, Gracie Myers-Nichols, Corissa Godbee, Abby Bolen, and Katie Cole. Megan was 7th overall individual and Abby was 9th overall individual.
There will be a SAE night for FFA Members who want help with their record books on Tuesday, November 27th at 7pm in the Ag Room.
FFA Officers have a meeting Tuesday, November 27th during lunch.
FFA Members wanting to help decorate a tree need to be by Santa's house on Sunday November 25th. We will be decorating from 1-3 pm that day.
Are you looking to help your community this winter? The Blue Ridge FFA Chapter is taking new donations of: Hats, Gloves, Scarves, Packages of Underwear and socks, Diapers, Individual New Toys and new rolls of wrapping paper. You may bring the items to the HS commons and drop them in the box there. These donations will be collected on December 3rd and given to the Farmer City Angel Tree program. Thank you for helping out YOUR community!
Coach Hawkins would like the following golfers to bring back their golf bags: Alyvia Bernard, Steven Kollross, Jasmine Smith and Macy Baird. Also owing $10 for golf shirts are Garrett Wendell, Savannah Stiger and Jasmine Smith. Please bring the golf bags and money to the office as soon as possible.
Today both of our Varsity Basketball Teams are playing in Thanksgiving Tournaments. The
Boys are playing Villa Grove at Cerro Gordo beginning at 6:00 and the Lady Knights are playing Rantoul
in the Comet Classic at Oakwood beginning at 6:30. Go Knights!
Today’s lunch menu is: Orange Chicken Bowl or Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwich
School is out normal time today and we’ll return on Monday!! Happy Thanksgiving everyone!