Blue Ridge High School

Daily Student Announcements

for Wednesday, February 21st      



School yearbooks are on sale now for $55 each  at


Seniors, please submit your senior slideshow pictures for graduation.

Ms. Thacker’s yearbook class needs 2 baby pictures, 2 senior pictures and 2 other pictures growing up before March 1st.  You can bring them in to be scanned or email them to Ms. Thacker.


St. Francis College of Nursing will be here for a visit TODAY during 7th hour. Please see Ms. Clayton or Ms. Hieronymus for a pass to attend.

All stem club members wanting to go on the field trip must return permission slips to Mr. Scurlock by Friday!" 


“Sweets for your Sweetie” can still be purchased for $2 each in the office! 

THRIVE will be held TOMORROW during lunch in the art room.  Lunch will be provided.  Come and join your peers and Thrive!

Each day this week for National FFA Week we will be doing a trivia question. To answer the question you need to email Everyone that responds will get a point towards the gift card drawing with the first person to email getting double points. The more points you earn during the week by participating, the more chances you get in the drawing. And yes teachers you are invited to participate and be in the drawing as well!   Yesterday’s FFA question of the day was: What are the 5 Degrees FFA Members can receive?  The answer from yesterday's is: Discovery, Greenhand, Chapter, State, and American. Lexi Winstead was the first to email in! Congratulations. Today’s question is:  Where is the Illinois FFA Headquarters located at?  Be the first to email and win a prize!  The answer will be given tomorrow!  Happy FFA Week!

It was a great day for the varsity scholastic bowl team in the LPC tourney on Monday at Oakland.  The 2nd seeded Knights made a clean sweep in pool play defeating Arcola 270-80, Cerro Gordo 310-100, Villa Grove260-140, Tri-County 310-0 and finally Sullivan 270-210 to advance to the championship match.  In that championship match the Knights played well but came up short to Cumberland 200-300 to capture 2nd place out of 13 LPC teams competing.  Leading the Knights in toss-ups was AJ Johnson with 41 followed by Broden Soliday and Indra Nolan with 8 each; Elias Nolan with 6 and Addison Warsaw with 2 to round out the scoring.  Go knights scholastic bowl!

The “Knight to Remember” band fundraiser will be held this Friday, Feb. 23rd here at the high school.  Dinner will be served from 5-7 pm and the talent show and silent auction starting at 7:15.  See any band member for tickets or you can purchase them in the high school office.

A Sadie Hawkins dance will be held on Saturday, February 24th from 7-9pm, hosted by the student council.  Sign-ups are being held now during lunch and if you will be bringing a student from another school, the paperwork is in the office and due back today.

 Today’s lunch menu is: Orange Chicken and Rice