4/4 daily HS student announcements


for Thursday, April 4th           


There will be a Prom Committee meeting TODAY during lunch in Mrs. Lagle’s room. 

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 this Friday, April 5th at 3:15.  Please see Mrs. Whitehouse for any questions.

Please remember to turn in your permission slips to the office so you may leave school after testing on 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!

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Knights improve to 6-2 with a win last night defeating Arcola 10 to 4. Leading the way was Ashlyn Voyles 4 for 4 with 2 doubles and a 2 run HR. Harley Buchanan and Farrah Michaels added 2 hits and 2 RBI each. Sydnee Evans picked up her third win, striking out 5 in 7 innings of work. Great job ladies!

Aaron Jayne threw 5 & 2/3’rds inning of scoreless baseball to help the varsity Knights stop a 5-game skid.  Jayne and Isaiah Dalton had first inning RBIs and the Knights never trailed in the 7-0 victory over Arcola.  Ben Wallace got his first taste of varsity pitching with 1 1/3 innings of scoreless relief.  Next up is Cerro Gordo at home on Friday.

Today the JV Baseball team plays at Le Roy and the Girls Track team competes at

Fisher. Both events begin at 4:30. Go Knights!

After school detentions this week are with Mrs. Givens. 

Lunch menu for today is Chicken & Noodles, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans & Dinner Roll