Archive for September, 2009

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Thursday, October 1, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

A reminder to students going to the Illinois Theater Fest: Your first payment is due tomorrow.

 

Anyone interested in debate? If you’d like to join the Debate team, please come to a meeting today at 3:15 in J209!

 

Key Club will meet in the cafeteria after school. We need to finalize Powder Puff shirt designs so please attend the meeting if you have ideas for freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior shirts.

 

Gamer’s Club meets today right after school in the cafeteria as well.

 

Authentic Voices will meet tomorrow either 3rd or 5th period in the dance room by the west gym. See you there!

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarships have arrived: (see Mrs. Dykema if interested)

1)       Eastern Illinois University (honors program) – due Feb. 1

2)       Grinnell College (Diversity Leaders Program) – due Oct. 9

3)       Illinois Dollars for Scholars – application online (www.illinoisdollarsforscholars.org) – due Dec. 1

4)       Golden Apple Scholars (nomination) – due Nov. 30

5)       Western Illinois University (Centennial Honors College) – no due date given

6)       Ayn Rand essay on the Fountainhead – application online (www.aynrandeducation.com) – due Apr. 2

7)       Rock Island Elks Lodge – application online (www.elks.org/enf/scholars) – due Nov. 2

 

MISC.

Attn. Seniors: Cap & Gown and graduation invitation orders must be turned in this Friday, October 2nd from 7:30 – 3:30 outside the counseling office.

 

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Tuesday, September 29, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Today is the Drama Club meeting right after school in room B214. Everyone is welcome. See YOU after school!

 

Attention all students going to the Illinois Theater Fest: Your first payment of $75.00 is due this Friday, October 2. Students who do not make this payment in a timely manner will forfeit their seat on the field trip. No exceptions. Make checks payable to Moline High School.

 

Anyone interested in debate? If you’d like to join the Debate team, please come to a meeting on Thursday at 3:15 in J209!

 

Gamer’s Club will meet Thursday after school in the cafeteria.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

All juniors and seniors: You’re invited to College Night at St. Ambrose University (in the Rogalski Center) on October 12th from 5-7:30 p.m. Details are posted above the drinking fountains on all floors. More than 90 colleges and Universities, as well as technical schools will be represented there.

 

MISC.

Photos of homecoming coronation, the parade, and the game are now viewable at BestExpressionsPhoto.com. Click the “view & order” tab to see the photos.

 

Attn. Seniors: Cap & Gown and graduation invitation orders must be turned in this Friday, October 2nd from 7:30 – 3:30 outside the counseling office.

 

Monday, September 28, 2009

Friday, September 25th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Monday, September 28, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Any student who enjoys playing chess is invited to join the Chess Team this season. Our first practice is today at 3:10 in room J207.

 

Young Life meets tonight at Riverside Center (41st St. & 24th Ave). We meet at 8:08 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come join the fun!

 

Tomorrow is the Drama Club meeting. We’ll meet in B214 right after school on Tuesday. See you there!

 

Attention all students going to the Illinois Theater Fest: Your first payment of $75.00 is due this Friday, October 2. Students who do not make this payment in a timely manner will forfeit their seat on the field trip. No exceptions. Make checks payable to Moline High School.

 

MISC.

If you haven’t purchased your yearbook, make sure you buy it by Oct. 1st. On Oct. 2nd, the prices will go up. This is your last chance to get your yearbook for $45. Buy this year’s “M” at the bookstore.

 

Photos of homecoming coronation, the parade, and the game are now viewable at BestExpressionsPhoto.com. Click the “view & order” tab to see the photos.

Friday, September 24, 2009

Friday, September 25th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Friday, September 24, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

For anyone interested in Science Club: We’ll hold informal meetings every other Monday (on advisory weeks). See Mr. B in J137 for info.

 

Any student who enjoys playing chess is invited to join the Chess Team this season. Our first practice will be Monday, Sept. 28th at 3:10 in room J207. See Mr. Thompson in J207 if you have any questions.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

The following scholarships have arrived: (see Mrs. Dykema if interested)

1)       Davidson College (various) – due Oct. 15

2)       Oh, the Places You’ll See Scholarship – app. Online (www.oftheplaces.org) – due Feb. 15

3)       Prudential Spirit of Community Awards (community service activities) app. Online (http://spirit.prudential.com) – due Nov. 2

4)       Profile in Courage Essay Contest – more info online (www.jfklibrary.org) – due Jan. 9

5)       Better Business Bureau (students of integrity/nomination) – due Dec. 1

6)       Health Care Nursing Careers Scholarship – app. Online (www.cappex.com/scholarships/healthcareersscholarship.jsp) – due Dec. 31

7)       AES Engineers Scholarship – app. Online (www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm) – due Oct. 5

8)       Community Foundation of the Great River Bend (various applications available online at www.cfgrb.org) – due Feb. 28

9)       Iowa/Illinois Regional Auto Show Scholarship (dependent of someone employed by a car dealership) app. Online (www.cfgrb.org) – due Jan. 4

10)   Winona State University – app. Online (www.winona.edu) – various due dates

11)   Calvin College (academic) – due Feb. 1

12)   National Commission for Cooperative Education – acceptance into one of (8) NCCE partner colleges – due Feb. 15

13)   Eureka College (various) – due Jan. 10

14)   University of Iowa (presidential) – due Dec. 11

15)   Randolph College (various) – due Dec. 1

16)   La’James International College – due Mar. 31

17)   Boston University (competition) – due Dec. 1

 

MISC.

If you haven’t purchased your yearbook, make sure you buy it by Oct. 1st. On Oct. 2nd, the prices will go up. This is your last chance to get your yearbook for $45. Buy this year’s “M” at the bookstore.

 

The Consumer Ed Proficiency Test is next Tuesday. You may still sign up in the main office if you’d like to take this test to try to opt out of the class.

 

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Thursday, September 24, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

There will be a Key Club Meeting today after school in the cafeteria. We need t-shirt designs for the Powder Puff and Tug O' War, so please bring those to the meeting.

 

The Varsity Academic Team will hold its first practice on today after school in J333. Please let Mr. Pitz know if you cannot attend.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

This is a reminder to all students that Black Hawk College Night is tonight from 6-8:00 p.m. in the building 3 Gymnasium. Over 80 Colleges and Universities will have representatives there to provide information to our students.

 

To NHS members going to University of Illinois and Illinois Weslyan next week: On Friday, there will be an informational sheet in the counseling center with details about the trip. There are only 7 spots left!

 

Due to the amount of trash left behind in combination with loud and inappropriate language, the cafeteria patio is closed for the remainder of the week.

 

The following scholarships have arrived: (see Mrs. Dykema if interested)

1)       Davidson College (various) – due Oct. 15

2)       Oh, the Places You’ll See Scholarship – app. Online (www.oftheplaces.org) – due Feb. 15

3)       Prudential Spirit of Community Awards (community service activities) app. Online (http://spirit.prudential.com) – due Nov. 2

4)       Profile in Courage Essay Contest – more info online (www.jfklibrary.org) – due Jan. 9

5)       Better Business Bureau (students of integrity/nomination) – due Dec. 1

6)       Health Care Nursing Careers Scholarship – app. Online (www.cappex.com/scholarships/healthcareersscholarship.jsp) – due Dec. 31

7)       AES Engineers Scholarship – app. Online (www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm) – due Oct. 5

8)       Community Foundation of the Great River Bend (various applications available online at www.cfgrb.org) – due Feb. 28

9)       Iowa/Illinois Regional Auto Show Scholarship (dependent of someone employed by a car dealership) app. Online (www.cfgrb.org) – due Jan. 4

10)   Winona State University – app. Online (www.winona.edu) – various due dates

11)   Calvin College (academic) – due Feb. 1

12)   National Commission for Cooperative Education – acceptance into one of (8) NCCE partner colleges – due Feb. 15

13)   Eureka College (various) – due Jan. 10

14)   University of Iowa (presidential) – due Dec. 11

15)   Randolph College (various) – due Dec. 1

16)   La’James International College – due Mar. 31

17)   Boston University (competition) – due Dec. 1

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Wednesday, September 23, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Hey Art Clubbers! There is a meeting today after school in E114. Remember, we meet on all the advisory Wednesday’s.

 

Come join the FCA for scripture reading and prayer! We meet in E215 every Thursday morning at 7:15 a.m. We have free donuts and milk!

 

There will be a Key Club Meeting on Thursday after school in the cafeteria. We need t-shirt designs for the Powder Puff and Tug O' War, so please bring those to the meeting or come to

J307 with your ideas.

 

The Varsity Academic Team will hold its first practice on Thursday after school in J333. Please let Mr. Pitz know if you cannot attend.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

This is a reminder to all students that Black Hawk College Night is this Thursday, Sept. 24th from 6-8:00 p.m. in the building 3 Gymnasium. Over 80 Colleges and Universities will have representatives there to provide information to our students.

 

To NHS members going to University of Illinois and Illinois Weslyan next week: On Friday, there will be an informational sheet in the counseling center with details about the trip. There are only 7 spots left!

 

 

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Monday, September 21st, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Tuesday, September 22, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Today is the Drama Club/Thespian meeting. Come to room B214 right after school on Tuesday. See you there!

 

Upward Bound will meet today after school in B217.

 

MISC.

The Consumer Ed sign-up sheet is in the main office. If you’d like to try to opt out of the class, get your name on the list. The test will be Sept. 29th.

 

Monday, September 21, 2009

Friday, September 18th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Monday, September 21, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Key Club: those of you involved in the skit for the food drive will meet today after school by the AUD. All students who would like to participate are encouraged to attend! Thanks!

 

Tomorrow is the Drama Club/Thespian meeting. Come to room B214 right after school on Tuesday. See you there!

 

COUNSELING CENTER

Sophomores who have received invitations from their counselor may register for the few remaining spots for the PSAT. See Mrs. Sanders in the counseling center with your invitation and $20. Spots are first –come, first-serve and are limited.

 

MISC.

School pictures are in. Pick them up during lunch in the AUD lobby.

 

The Consumer Ed sign-up sheet is in the main office. If you’d like to try to opt out of the class, get your name on the list. The test will be Sept. 29th.

 

Friday, September 18, 2009

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Friday, September 18, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

N/A

 

COUNSELING CENTER

Sophomores who have received invitations from their counselor may register for the few remaining spots for the PSAT. See Mrs. Sanders in the counseling center with your invitation and $20. Spots are first –come, first-serve and are limited.

 

SPORTS

Any boy planning on going out for tennis this spring and is not currently in a sport, is invited to ride on the tennis float. See Mr. Jones in J208A.

 

MISC.

Any senior who has not yet turned in their panoramic picture order may turn it in to Mrs. Hughes-Sandoval in the main office. They will be mailed out on Monday.

 

Homecoming shirts will be sold after school today by the “M” at the front doors.

 

Attn all students who drive: Due to the line-up for the homecoming parade, you must have your cars out of the student lot no later than 11:30 a.m. Any cars not moved by 11:30 will be ticketed, or possibly towed. Thanks for your cooperation.

 

 

 

 

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

STUDENT BULLETIN – Thursday, September 17, 2009

 

 

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

Authentic Voices girls working on the homecoming float will meet from 3:10 - 4:00 in E107 today.

 

There will be a Key Club meeting today after school in the cafeteria. Hope to see everyone there!

 

It's time to get ready for Illinois Theatre Fest!! There are only 36 student spots available and you DEFINITELY don't want to miss out! If you were not at the drama club meeting this past Tuesday or did not pick up a permission form, stop by B214 TODAY and get yours. Remember, only the first 36 students who turn in their permission forms will get to go on this amazing trip. Want more info? Stop by B214 and talk to Mrs. Griesenbeck ASAP.

 

SPORTS

Any girl planning on going out for track this spring and is not currently in a sport, is invited to ride on the track float. See Mr. Bohnsack in E301 before Friday.

 

MISC.

Any senior who has not yet turned in their panoramic picture order may turn it in to Mrs. Hughes-Sandoval in the main office.

 

Sophomores: Float building is tonight from 5:30-9:30. We’re building outside D-Wing by the baseball fields. We need as many of you as possible to help! If you’d like to walk with the class in the parade, see Ms. Grimm (B157), Ms. Dixon (J222), or Ms. Lambert (C101).

 

Juniors: Come help build your homecoming float. We are building it at Heritage Landscape at 47th Ave and 42nd street from 6-10 p.m.

 

There’s a Comedy Sports Show/Pep Rally on Friday- periods 5-7. Tickets are $3 at the bookstore.