WATERLOO HIGH SCHOOL
March 3, 2020
Students and staff. We have done a great job so far in helping the basketball team reach their fundraising goals for Elsa. So far we have collected close to $2,900. We have a new challenge for you! If you can get the total amount raised to $3,500 before March 11th, the coaches will shave their heads in the gym during activity period for all to witness. If you can get the total to $4,000, Anna will join them. Let's do this!
WHS FFA is having a Book Drive for Reading Across Waterloo. Please donate children's books to the bins in the English Department. Students will be reading the books to younger students in the district. The book drive goes from now until March 6th
Freshman class, please submit your fundraising sheets AND money into your science teacher by Friday, March 6th
The Library is celebrating Read Across America Week by having a few drawings throughout the week. Every time you check out or renew a book, you will be given a ticket to write your name on and place it in a bucket in the library. Tickets will be drawn for prizes as the week progresses
The Luhr Bros field trip for construction is Wednesday March 4th. Please be in Mr. Palmer's room by 10 :30. A.M.
Prom 2020 : Dreams do come true in New Orleans!!
Prom is April 18th at the Falls in Columbia, IL from 7:00-11:00. Tickets are available during 6th hour lunch on Tuesday, March 24th through Thursday, March 26th. Tickets are $55 each and must be purchased BEFORE Friday, April 3rd. Lunch ticket sales must be cash or check (made to WHS).
Spring College Visits
Truman University March 4th McKendree University March 5th
SLU March 5th Illinois College March 18th
Sign up on the Guidance website if you would like to meet with a representative
SWIC will be here on Friday to administer the Accuplacer. Accuplacer is SWIC's placement assessment that determines eligibility to take college-level course work. Students need to sign up on the guidance website to reserve a testing spot and fill out SWIC's New Student Form by Wednesday, Feb 4th.
Students who need to complete this process are:
1. Seniors enrolling at SWIC after high school
2. Students planning to take a SWIC credit course at WHS (Health Occupations Early Bird Public Speaking or Early Bird General Psychology
3. Student wanting to enroll in the Running Start program
Come to Guidance if you have any questions!
Staff Sergeant Wilson, with the Marines, will be here on Friday March 20th to speak with any student that is interested in learning more about the careers the Marines offer. If you would like to speak with them please sign up on the guidance website under college visits.
Any freshman, sophomore, or junior interested in trying out for cheerleading next year should pick up a packet in the office. Tryouts are Saturday, March 7th.
Tryouts for tennis will start today from 3 to 5:30 and will continue for the week. You must have a current sports physical on file with the office in order to tryout. Freshmen can use their school physical.
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Pizza Hut Pizza Crispitos Turkey Deli
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Pizza Hut Pizza Salad Bar
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