BLUE RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL
DAILY STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
for Tuesday, March 9th
Anyone interested in Bass Fishing, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, March 10th at 12:30 in the Library!
ALL soccer players please stop by room 201 today before the end of school.
Dewey’s Drive-In has applications for employment in the office.
If you are interested in helping the Farmer City Raceway, all summer in the food building, please see the office for more information.
An updated Chamber of Commerce scholarship application is available in the library. Please stop by to grab one. All scholarship applications and materials are due back March 31st.
Thank you to everyone who is participating in March Mammal Madness! If you turned in a bracket, you can now get yours back from Ms. Miller to follow along with the matches. If you did not turn in a bracket on time for the competition, you can still fill one out just for fun. Running bracket scores are posted outside Ms. Miller's room and will be updated as the tournament progresses.
Seniors, FASFA is a graduation requirement this year. You will need to return a waiver to show you have completed your FASFA application, or a non-participation form to exempt you. One of these waivers is due back in order to receive your diploma. Please check the counseling google classroom or see Mrs. Coy for a waiver packet.
Help support the high school scholastic bowl team by purchasing a $10 subway card. You can purchase them of any team member or coach Miles.
The Farmer City pool will be hiring lifeguards, cashiers and concession workers for the summer. If you are interested in being a lifeguard you will need to contact The Replex in LeRoy or any YMCA to get the Red Cross certification. Classes are sometimes offered over Spring Break, so check that out soon. Cashiers and concession workers do not need to be certified. Anyone interested should pick up an application at City Hall in Farmer City.
The yearbook class will need 2 senior pics, 2 baby pics and 2 other pictures of you growing up by Apr. 1st. You can send these digitally to firstname.lastname@example.org or bring them to the school to be scanned!
Seniors - Local scholarship packets are now available in the Library! Packets are for any Senior interested in applying.
The Blue Ridge FFA is hosting their 1st Annual Barnyard Stampede Virtual 5k. See posters March 19th-28th. $25 for Blue Ridge Students and Employees and FFA Alumni, $30 for other participants. Sign up and pay with any FFA Member or by the QR code on the posters by this FRIDAY to receive a medal and shirt.
Attention Girls Softball players…. There will be a meeting for any girls interested in playing Softball Wednesday, March 10th at 2:30 in the old gym.
Volleyball, Football, Football cheer, and Soccer pictures will be Tuesday, March 30th after school. The schedule is as follows
2:30: Volleyball; new gym
3:00 football; at football field
3:30 Football cheer: at football field
4:00 Soccer: at practice field behind the school
Congrats to the varsity scholastic bowl team for defeating Fisher 390-250 in the semi finals and GCMS 370-260 in the regional championship match to capture the regional title for the 5th time in school history and the first since 2016. The 36-14 knights were led by Sami Boogren 15 tossups followed by Annabell Johnson with 6, Hutch Partlow with 4, Aiden Soliday and Abby Johnson with 2 each and Conner Otto with 1. The Knights will play the other three regional winners in the IHSA sectional this Saturday at home with the first tossup being read at 10 am. Good Luck Knights!
Today’s lunch menu is Chicken Fajitas or alternative lunch of a Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich