Thursday, October 5th, 2017

SSR is today during 4th block.  Sit back and enjoy reading for 15 minutes.

The votes were in and our Bonfire and speeches for 2021 class officers will be at Mrs. May’s house this Friday evening from 5:30-8.  

Interested in playing softball? Just want to get in shape? Try the softball strength and conditioning challenge! Meet in the weight room every Tuesday and Thursday after school for 4 weeks. There are prizes for personal growth and completing the challenge. Bring a friend and come push each other to be healthy and strong. The first day is Tuesday October 10. See Coach Johnson in C12 for more information.

Attention juniors! If you signed up to take the PSAT/NMSQT study guides are available in the counseling office & are first come first serve.

The Mobile Health Unit will be here at Loy Norrix today and today, October 5th.  You will need a Mobile Health Unit consent form signed and returned to Mr. Baker in the CIS office no later than October 3rd to visit the MHU.  If you need a form they can only be picked up in the CIS office in the B Wing.

Loy Norrix Knights competed in the last divisional cross country jamboree of the season. Both teams performed extremely well with nearly everyone performing at a season or life-long best time. Particular standouts were Joy Hart who finished 3rd overall and made all division honors and Joe Meyers who finished 2nd but could not earn all division because of missing the first jamboree due to a tennis match. The teams compete again on Saturday at the Portage Invitational at Portage West Middle School. If anyone wants to compete in the open race, it is open to anyone who wants to run. The fee is $20 and if you beat coach Schmidt, he will pay for your race.

There will be a 2018 executive board meeting today, Thursday, October 5th starting immediately at 2:30 in A-10.

The Art/Anime Club will meet on Friday October 6 at 2:30 in room A-12.  Bring your sketchbooks and ideas.  The club has 10 members right now and we are looking for more who are interested in graphic novels, cartooning and other art forms.  

There will be a 2020 executive board meeting next Tuesday, October 9th, at 7am.

If you are competitive, like acting or informing – we have a team for you! Come out and learn about the Loy Norrix Forensics Team! We are a no cut team and want you on our team! Next week is Forensics Week — Monday through Thursday 2:30-3:30 next week! We will be covering events, workshop for auditions and announce the team with a pizza party at the end of the week! See Coach Carrow with any questions!

Seniors more college visits are being scheduled daily.  Please stop by the counseling office to sign up and watch the TV’s for up-to-date information about these visits.

Attention Class of 2021: You have a chance to earn a hoodie or prom points by selling evergreens.  You will find forms outside Mrs. May’s door by the C-wing computer door and Mr. Brady’s door in the B-wing.  They are due in two weeks.  See Ms. May with any questions.

Do you love to read very closely and want to compete in the 2018 MLK Book Quiz Bowl? SAVE THE DATE of Friday, Oct 13th in Coach Johnson’s room for our Informational Meeting from 2:30-3:15.

The Annual Holiday Shopping Trip to Chicago and Michigan City is open to all students, staff and parents.  The cost is $50 for the round trip charter bus.  Tickets and permission slip are now available from Mrs. May. The trip in on Sat. November 18th.

 

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