Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017
  1. Congratulations to the Track Team for a great season! Team members going to State are: Alerina Letniku, Meghan Dennis, Carson Rodgers, Zennon McCoy, Chris Cherry, and Cole Repscher. Chris Cherry won the 1600 meter run with a school record time of 4:36.01. It is believed he now owns the fastest 8th grade time in Illinois AND the fastest time in the nation.  Alerina set a new school record in the mile of 5:41.46.  State qualifiers report to the front hallway at 8:30 for a picutre.
  2. Congratulations to the 2017-2018 cheer team. Please stop by Mrs.Ulferts room, room 118, after school on Wednesday to pick up an informational packet.
  3. Builders Club Pizza Party today, has been postponed.
  4. The Chromebook meeting for 6th grade parents is tomorrow at 4:00, May 17th at 6:00; May 18th at 5:00.
  5. Poms clinics and tryouts, for students in grades 5th, 6th and 7th, begin tomorrow through May 18th. Clinics will be held in the Junior High Gym from 4:00 to 6:00. Tryouts are May 18th after the clinic, starting at 7:00.
  6. Remember, shorts must be fingertip in length.
  7. The last day you can turn in the First Day School Supply applications is May 19th. You can bring them to the office.
  8. Summer Band forms for incoming 6th Graders and Private Lessons, are available in the Band room.
  9. Color Run forms and money ($5) are due May 19th.
  10. The following camp forms are still available in the office:
Lady Tornadoes Fun-Damental Basketball Camp
Volleyball Camp
Ronnie Perona Scholarship Basketball Camp
Tornado Basketball Camp and Academy
Taylorville Youth Sports Camp

May 19 5th Grade Honors Assembly 9:30 a.m. TJHS Gym
Fourth Quarter Incentive Party during lunch hours
Dismiss at 2:20
Final 8th Grade Talent Show practice with Mr. Zini
May 20 & 21 Track State Finals in East Peoria
May 22 6th, 7th & 8th Honors Assembly 8:45 a.m. TJHS Gym
5th Grade Fun Day
Dismiss at 2:20
May 23 Last day of student attendance dismiss at 11:45
Color Run/Walk/Crawl

Lumberjack Breakfast for Lunch
Chicken Chef Salad
Cheeseburger Pizza

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”

- Mahatma Gandhi