Announcements

Daily Menu

Monday, September 25
Lasagna ($2.75) & Breadsticks ($.50)

Tuesday, September 26
Italian Beef Sandwich ($4)

Wednesday, September 27
Corn Dog ($2)

Thursday, September 28
Hamburger ($2.75) & Cheeseburger ($3.25)

Friday, September 29
Bosco Sticks w/ Marinara ($3)

Happy birthday today to Drew Clark, Elise Crockett, Jack Dawson and Maya Sorensen!

A swan has over 25,000 feathers on its body.

There will be an informative meeting after school on Monday, September 25 in Room 108 for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl. 

Outdoor Club will hold a brief introductory meeting this Wednesday at 3:00 in Room 108.  We will be discussing student preferences for activities this year, such as Archery, Trap & Skeet shooting, Riflery, Hunter Safety, Rock Climbing, Hiking, Fishing Mountain Biking, Frisbee Golf and more. Contact Mr. Dearing for additional information.

Sophomore, junior and senior pictures are now available in the main office.

Attention all students: Please note that Ewing Manor will be closed on Saturday, September 30 due to a wedding. Homecoming pictures on the premises will not be allowed.

U-High planners are now available for students in the main office. Come get yours while they last!

The Greater McLean County College Night on Tuesday, October 10 from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm in the Bone Student Center at Illinois State University.  More than 100 in-state and out-of-state colleges and universities are expected to be there, and this is a great way to learn about the opportunities at so many different types of schools. Read more at www.Admissions.IllinoisState.edu/collegefair.

The Bloomington Area Career Center would like to invite you to attend their 3rh annual Health Science College Night. All students are invited to attend this open event. No RSVP is needed.  College attending include-Heartland Community College, Illinois Central College, Parkland College, Methodist College of Nursing, St. Francis Medical Center, Bradley University, and Illinois National Guard. The College Night will take place at BHS Auditorium on Tuesday, October 3rd from 5:30pm-7:00pm.

To all sophomores: If you would be interested in attending the HOBY (Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership) state seminar this summer, please see Mrs. Valouche.  The seminar is 3-4 days of fun, interactive leadership training and  meeting state leaders.  There is a cost associated with attending the seminar.

The Always Unstoppable Campaign is an empowerment campaign designed to support positive decision making and enhance the potential of high school students in Bloomington-Normal. Messaging from the campaign has been in the halls of our school, and through varied social media outlets since January 2017. As select group of students is being sought to help guide and direct the messaging here at U-High.

Benefits of involvement include:

  1. Leadership opportunity you can list on college applications.
  2. Opportunity to have a positive impact on your peers.
  3. Development of a better understanding regarding marketing practices and techniques.

Anyone interested in applying should see counseling for the application, and return it to the counseling office.

The Hy-Vee Foundations is proud to award up to $80,000 in scholarships to students seeking a four-year degree at any baccalaureate degree-granting college in the United States. Applicants must be a high-school senior working for Hy-Vee or subsidiary who began employment on or before September 15, 2017 or a high school senior son and/or daughter of a full-, regular-, or part-time Hy-Vee or subsidiary employee who has a minimum of six months employment as of September 15, 2017, and applicant must be enrolling in college for the first time. Please see the counseling office for an application.