Girls Basketball Meeting, October 24

There will be a girls basketball meeting on Tuesday, October 24 in Room 204 at 3:00 pm sharp. It will last approx. 20 minutes. Anyone interested in trying out for basketball MUST be there. A parent is required to come to the parent meeting on Wednesday, October 25 at 6:00 pm in the large gym. This is a MANDATORY meeting. If you cannot attend, please see Coach Sellers ASAP!

ISU Dual Credit Mandatory Meeting

There is a mandatory ISU Dual Credit meeting on Wednesday, October 18th at 8:00 am in the Counseling Center. Any student interested in taking an ISU Dual Credit class must attend the meeting even if they are currently enrolled in an ISU class.

Spanish Club Meeting

Attention all Spanish students, there will be a Spanish Club meeting on Wednesday, October 18 from 3-4 in room 222. Please come and learn what opportunities we have to offer to improve your Spanish and cultural knowledge of the language.

Experience Education at Illinois

Education at Illinois presents Global Innovations in Education.  Explore the world of education, featuring: Australia, France, Italy, and Indonesia. Experience new technology for teaching.  Attend breakout session spotlights. Hear from current students and teachers on topics in study abroad, special education, and more. Plus tour campus and have lunch at ikenberry Dining Hall. Attend homecoming parade and pep rally activities and have a pizza party with the College of Education students. This is a one day event. It will take place on October 27 from 8:30 am – 8:00 pm.  his is a free event with lunch and dinner provided. Register at Illinois.edu/fb/sec/4805536.

College & Career Conference

It’s time to be intentional about your plans for the future. The road to success is paved with intention and direction. The best way to get started on the path is informing yourself on the different routes you can take to achieve your ultimate destination. Talk to the people who know. If you have your plan, get advice about developing specific skills or experience that will help you prepare. If you don’t have a plan yet, talk to everyone! Take advantage of having up to 20 different industry professionals in one room and ask questions to help you decide where your path may lead. Whether you have a plan or not, you will have this opportunity to talk to professionals in law enforcement, informational technology, agriculture, military, cosmetology, veterinary medicine and more!  Registration is open now thru November 24. Cost is $5 per person. Register at go.illinois.edu/RegisterLMW. College & Career conference will take place Saturday, December 2 from 1-5pm at The Illinois State University Prairie Room.

ACT Student Champion Award

Applications are open for the ACT Student Champion Award! The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place. ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, plaque, and state-level recognition.  If you are a student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions, have a composite ACT score of a 22 on a single test date or a 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale apply at www.act.org/readinesschampions. Preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students.  Applications are due December 31, 2017.