Wednesday, Nov. 8th, 2017

Chess Club will be held today in computer lab D10 from 2:20 to 3:30.  Anybody may attend, and anyone who beats Mr. Bellware will receive a customized chess board.

Do you believe in aliens? Ice Cream? Penguins wearing tutus? Well, if you do or want to know more- come to the Loy Norrix Improv Show tonight, Wednesday, Nov.8th at 5pm in room J12. Tickets are $4 and worth every penny! BE THERE!

AAC will be open through Thursday this week.  Please remember that you MUST be in AAC before 2:40.

Green school be having a meeting this Thursday after school in room b-15. We will be doing bottle recycling and working in the courtyard. Please dress appropriately if you plan on working outside. Hope to see you there.

If you have been collecting coins for children in developing countries in the orange United Nations Treat or Trick boxes- it is time to bring them to Mr. Johnson or Mrs. May.
We will have a coin rolling party for those that participated this Friday, November 10th afterschool in C-12 Coach Johnson’s room

Juniors and seniors who applied to the National Honor Society will be notified if they were accepted by the end of Friday this week.  Again, for those that applied to the National Honor Society, you will be notified by the end of the week.

Travel Club is still signing up students interested in either the Japan or Europe trip.  Scholarships are available and our first big fundraising event will be November 16.  There will be a parent information meeting on November 14 at 7pm in A-12.  Pick up enrollment packets near the cafeteria or Tower area.  3 free college credits could be yours.  See Ms. Van Lieu in A-12

Teachers: Please check an e-mail from Ms. Dehaan with students who may be released third period to help film a scene for the senior video.  This will take place during second and third lunch today.

Bowling Tryouts are Monday Nov. 13th and Wed. Nov. 15th at 5:30 at Revel and Roll (formerly PINZ).

Winter sports tryouts dates are coming soon. Do you have all the requirements met??
You must these 4 things turned into the Athletic Office BEFORE tryouts:
*a Physical
* $25.00 Insurance Fee
* Code of Conduct
* Consent form

Don’t miss out on being able to play a winter sport, Stop in the Athletic office during your lunch or before and after school to pick up the forms and return then as soon as possible. If you don’t make team the $25.00 insurance money will be returned.

The tour of Loaves and Fishes, Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Deacon’s Conference will be this Thursday, November 9th.

Do you have extra towels and blankets at home that you would be willing to have Peacejammers take to the Gospel Mission and the Deacon’s Conference to be given to homeless and individuals in need?  If so please give them to Mr. Johnson in C-12 or to Mrs. May by the C-wing computer lab by next Thursday

Come join the Loy Norrix Choir in the auditorium on Friday & Saturday, November 10 & 11 at 7pm. for a cabaret featuring songs from Broadway musicals. You’ll hear music from musicals such as Annie Get Your Gun, The Sound of Music, Dear Evan Hansen, Newsies, Hamilton, Pippin, and more!

Featuring Mixed Chorus, Advanced Mixed Chorus, Master Singers, our featured dancers, and a number of solo and small group acts, there’s something for everyone in this show! Desserts at intermission are included in your ticket price!

Tickets are $5 for students, staff, and senior citizens, and $10 for adults. Tickets will be available at the door.

Are you a poet, photographer, artist, singer or spoken word poet?  Do you want to help get the word out to help end the stigma related to mental illness?  Meet in Ms. Layton’s room, K12, Tuesday, November 14th at 2:30 for an interest and planning meeting for the Loy Norrix Mental Health Awareness Arts Event.  We’re looking to plan a community event to end stigma and celebrate the strength of those living with mental health issues.   Please see Ms. Layton if you have any questions or look for the green flyers around the building

Now that it is cooler and getting cold the class of 2021 would like to invite you to purchase a generic Loy Norrix long sleeved hoodie or a pair of sweatpants to keep warm and show your school pride. Order forms are available on Mrs. May’s door next to the C-wing computer lab.  Most sizes and colors (Navy or gray) are available and will not have to be ordered.  They can be personalized with your class year or name for an additional fee.

“If you participated in the first Softball strength and conditioning challenge last month, please turn in your participation trackers to Coach Johnson in room C12 by this Friday to be eligible for prizes. If you missed out this time, we will be doing another 4 week challenge after thanksgiving. Keep in shape, and Go Knights!”

Today is the day that payments need to be made or see Mrs. May about when the payment will be made or your ticket will be sold to the people on the waiting list.  Her schedule is on the door by the C-wing computer lab.
The annual shopping trip to Michigan City and Chicago has 2 spots left.  If this is something you would like to do there are a few permission slips on Mrs. May’s door.

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Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

SSR is 4th hour today.

The class of 2019 will be having a meeting held in Mrs. Stettens room today, Tuesday, November 7th from 2:30- 3:30. Everyone in the class of 2019 is welcome to come and listen to our ideas and too add any new ones.

AAC will be open through Thursday this week.  Please remember that you MUST be in AAC before 2:40.  

Green school be having a meeting this Thursday after school in room b-15. We will be doing bottle recycling and working in the courtyard. Please dress appropriately if you plan on working outside. Hope to see you there.

If you have been collecting coins for children in developing countries in the orange United Nations Treat or Trick boxes- it is time to bring them to Mr. Johnson or Mrs. May.

We will have a coin rolling party for those that participated this Friday, November 10th afterschool in C-12 Coach Johnson’s room.

Travel Club is still signing up students interested in either the Japan or Europe trip.  Scholarships are available and our first big fundraising event will be November 16.  There will be a parent information meeting on November 14 at 7pm in A-12.  Pick up enrollment packets near the cafeteria or Tower area.  3 free college credits could be yours.  See Ms. Van Lieu in A-12.

Now that it is cooler and getting cold the class of 2021 would like to invite you to purchase a generic Loy Norrix long sleeved hoodie or a pair of sweatpants to keep warm and show your school pride. Order forms are available on Mrs. May’s door next to the C-wing computer lab.  Most sizes and colors (Navy or gray) are available and will not have to be ordered.  They can be personalized with your class year or name for an additional fee. 

Do you believe in aliens? Ice Cream? Penguins wearing tutus? Well, if you do or want to know more- come to the Loy Norrix Improv Show this Wednesday, Nov.8th at 5pm in room J12. Tickets are $4 and worth every penny! BE THERE!

Seniors! Please add your input into our 2018 senior Video for our graduation ceremony. Check your student email account for the email with the google forms link from Mr. Aguinaga, and fill out the 3 questions. We want to make the video something to remember!

Winter sports tryouts dates are coming soon. Do you have all the requirements met?

You must these 4 things turned into the Athletic Office BEFORE tryouts:

*a Physical

* $25.00 Insurance Fee

* Code of Conduct

* Consent form

Don’t miss out on being able to play a winter sport, Stop in the Athletic office during your lunch or before and after school to pick up the forms and return then as soon as possible. If you don’t make team the $25.00 insurance money will be returned.

The tour of Loaves and Fishes, Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Deacon’s Conference will be this Thursday, November 9th.

Do you have extra towels and blankets at home that you would be willing to have Peacejammers take to the Gospel Mission and the Deacon’s Conference to be given to homeless and individuals in need?  If so please give them to Mr. Johnson in C-12 or to Mrs. May by the C-wing computer lab by next Thursday.

Come join the Loy Norrix Choir in the auditorium on Friday & Saturday, November 10 & 11 at 7pm. for a cabaret featuring songs from Broadway musicals. You’ll hear music from musicals such as Annie Get Your Gun, The Sound of Music, Dear Evan Hansen, Newsies, Hamilton, Pippin, and more!

Featuring Mixed Chorus, Advanced Mixed Chorus, Master Singers, our featured dancers, and a number of solo and small group acts, there’s something for everyone in this show! Desserts at intermission are included in your ticket price!

Tickets are $5 for students, staff, and senior citizens, and $10 for adults. Tickets will be available at the door.

Are you a poet, photographer, artist, singer or spoken word poet?  Do you want to help get the word out to help end the stigma related to mental illness?  Meet in Ms. Layton’s room, K12, Tuesday, November 14th at 2:30 for an interest and planning meeting for the Loy Norrix Mental Health Awareness Arts Event.  We’re looking to plan a community event to end stigma and celebrate the strength of those living with mental health issues. Please see Ms. Layton if you have any questions or look for the green flyers around the building.

Monday, November 6th, 2017

The class of 2019 will be having a meeting held in Mrs. Stettens room this Tuesday, November 7th from 2:30- 3:30. Everyone in the class of 2019 is welcome to come and listen to our ideas and too add any new ones.

Are you a poet, photographer, artist, singer or spoken word poet?  Do you want to help get the word out to help end the stigma related to mental illness?  Meet in Ms. Layton’s room, K12, Tuesday, November 14th at 2:30 for an interest and planning meeting for the Loy Norrix Mental Health Awareness Arts Event.  We’re looking to plan a community event to end stigma and celebrate the strength of those living with mental health issues. Please see Ms. Layton if you have any questions or look for the green flyers around the building.

AAC will be open Monday-Thursday this week.  Please remember that you MUST be in AAC before 2:40.  Monday the testing room will be open in K12 starting at 2:30.

If you have been collecting coins for children in developing countries in the orange United Nations Treat or Trick boxes- it is time to bring them to Mr. Johnson or Mrs. May.

We will have a coin rolling party for those that participated this Friday, November 10th afterschool in C-12 Coach Johnson’s room.

Travel Club is still signing up students interested in either the Japan or Europe trip.  Scholarships are available and our first big fundraising event will be November 16.  There will be a parent information meeting on November 14 at 7pm in A-12.  Pick up enrollment packets near the cafeteria or Tower area.  3 free college credits could be yours.  See Ms. Van Lieu in A-12.

Now that it is cooler and getting cold the class of 2021 would like to invite you to purchase a generic Loy Norrix long sleeved hoodie or a pair of sweatpants to keep warm and show your school pride. Order forms are available on Mrs. May’s door next to the C-wing computer lab.  Most sizes and colors (Navy or gray) are available and will not have to be ordered.  They can be personalized with your class year or name for an additional fee. 

Do you believe in aliens? Ice Cream? Penguins wearing tutus? Well, if you do or want to know more- come to the Loy Norrix Improv Show this Wednesday, November 8th at 5pm in room J12. Tickets are $4 and worth every penny! 

Seniors: Please add your input into our 2018 senior Video for our graduation ceremony. Check your student email account for the email with the google forms link from Mr. Aguinaga, and fill out the 3 questions. We want to make the video something to remember!

The Urban Folk Art Exploratory is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide a voice to the hip hop community while advocating for social change through the arts. We are currently looking for interested students to expand our youth advisory committee and audition for the company playgroup. We are looking for dancers, poets, musicians, actors and visual artists. All students are invited to join a poetry slam fundraiser on November 10th from 6-8pm at 112 W. South St.  If you are interested in more details, handouts will be in the library and in Mrs. Carrow’s room – J11. See her for more details!

Winter sports tryouts dates are coming soon. Do you have all the requirements met?

You must these 4 things turned into the Athletic Office BEFORE tryouts:

*a Physical

* $25.00 Insurance Fee

* Code of Conduct

* Consent form

Don’t miss out on being able to play a winter sport, Stop in the Athletic office during your lunch or before and after school to pick up the forms and return then as soon as possible. If you don’t make team the $25.00 insurance money will be returned.

The tour of Loaves and Fishes, Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Deacon’s Conference will be this Thursday, November 9th.

Do you have extra towels and blankets at home that you would be willing to have Peacejammers take to the Gospel Mission and the Deacon’s Conference to be given to homeless and individuals in need?  If so please give them to Mr. Johnson in C-12 or to Mrs. May by the C-wing computer lab by next Thursday

Come join the Loy Norrix Choir in the auditorium on Friday & Saturday, November 10 & 11 at 7pm. for a cabaret featuring songs from Broadway musicals. You’ll hear music from musicals such as Annie Get Your Gun, The Sound of Music, Dear Evan Hansen, Newsies, Hamilton, Pippin, and more!

Featuring Mixed Chorus, Advanced Mixed Chorus, Master Singers, our featured dancers, and a number of solo and small group acts, there’s something for everyone in this show! Desserts at intermission are included in your ticket price!

Tickets are $5 for students, staff, and senior citizens, and $10 for adults. Tickets will be available at the door.

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Today is the last day for the Softball Strength and Conditioning Challenge. Meet in the weight room after school and turn in your tracking sheet to earn prizes. If you missed this opportunity, we will be doing another 4-week challenge after Thanksgiving. See Coach Johnson in C12 if you have any questions.

The Freshman, JV, Varsity Football Banquet is tonight, Thursday Nov 2nd at 7:00pm in the Cafeteria.  Hope see you all there.

AAC will be open today and Monday-Thursday next week.  Please remember that you MUST be in AAC before 2:40.  Monday the testing room will be open in K12 starting at 2:30.

Seniors, are you looking for money for college?? All seniors planning on attending college should complete the FAFSA.  Counselors are hosting a FAFSA Night today, November 2nd from 4:30-6:30.  Please sign up in the Counseling Office.

If anyone would like to come watch the cross country state meet this coming Saturday at MIS, see Coach Schmidt or Savicke for the time and carpool information.

SSR is 3rd block today.

Due to no school for students on Friday- Book Quiz Bowl team members, we will meet on Thursday instead in Coach Johnson’s room.

Travel Club is still signing up students interested in either the Japan or Europe trip.  Scholarships are available and our first big fundraising event will be November 16.  There will be a parent information meeting on November 14 at 7pm in A-12.  Pick up enrollment packets near the cafeteria or Tower area.  3 free college credits could be yours.  See Ms. Van Lieu in A-12.

Do you believe in aliens? Ice Cream? Penguins wearing tutus? Well, if you do or want to know more- come to the Loy Norrix Improv Show next Wednesday, Nov.8th at 5pm in room J12. Tickets are $4 and worth every penny! BE THERE!

Seniors! Please add your input into our 2018 senior Video for our graduation ceremony. Check your student email account for the email with the google forms link from Mr. Aguinaga, and fill out the 3 questions. We want to make the video something to remember!

The Urban Folk Art Exploratory is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide a voice to the hip hop community while advocating for social change through the arts. We are currently looking for interested students to expand our youth advisory committee and audition for the company playgroup. We are looking for dancers, poets, musicians, actors and visual artists. All students are invited to join a poetry slam fundraiser on November 10th from 6-8pm at 112 W. South St.  If you are interested in more details, handouts will be in the library and in Mrs. Carrow’s room – J11. See her for more details!

Winter sports tryouts dates are coming soon. Do you have all the requirements met??

You must these 4 things turned into the Athletic Office BEFORE tryouts:

*a Physical

* $25.00 Insurance Fee

* Code of Conduct

* Consent form

Don’t miss out on being able to play a winter sport, Stop in the Athletic office during your lunch or before and after school to pick up the forms and return then as soon as possible. If you don’t make team the $25.00 insurance money will be returned.

The tour of Loaves and Fishes, Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Deacon’s Conference will be next Thursday, November 9th not this Thursday, Nov 2nd.

Do you have extra towels and blankets at home that you would be willing to have Peacejammers take to the Gospel Mission and the Deacon’s Conference to be given to homeless and individuals in need?  If so please give them to Mr. Johnson in C-12 or to Mrs. May by the C-wing computer lab by next Thursday.

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

No Chess Club today, Wednesday due to Department meetings.

This year’s first edition of Knight Life will come out today, November 1st. Copies will be available in the tower before 1st hour and during all 3 lunches. There are limited print copies this year, so pick one up when you still have the chance!

The Freshman, JV, Varsity Football Banquet is Thursday Nov 2nd at 7:00pm in the Cafeteria. Hope see you all there.

If anyone would like to come watch the cross country state meet this coming Saturday at MIS, see Coach Schmidt or Savicke for the time and carpool information.

There will be NO AAC today due to staff meetings. Make sure to take your normal bus since there will be no teachers available to assist you

Due to no school for students on Friday- Book Quiz Bowl team members, we will meet on Thursday instead in Coach Johnson’s room.

Class of 2021 Executive Board members – we will have a meeting today, Wednesday, November 1st in the main hall conference room. Please bring your wreath order form to the meeting if you haven’t already turned it in

Do you believe in aliens? Ice Cream? Penguins wearing tutus? Well, if you do or want to know more- come to the Loy Norrix Improv Show next Wednesday, Nov.8th at 5pm in room J12. Tickets are $4 and worth every penny! BE THERE!

Seniors! Please add your input into our 2018 senior Video for our graduation ceremony. Check your student email account for the email with the google forms link from Mr. Aguinaga, and fill out the 3 questions. We want to make the video something to remember!

Seniors, are you looking for money for college?? All seniors planning on attending college should complete the FAFSA. Counselors are hosting a FAFSA Night tomorrow, November 2nd from 4:30-6:30. Please sign up in the Counseling Office.

The Urban Folk Art Exploratory is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide a voice to the hip hop community while advocating for social change through the arts. We are currently looking for interested students to expand our youth advisory committee and audition for the company playgroup. We are looking for dancers, poets, musicians, actors and visual artists. All students are invited to join a poetry slam fundraiser on November 10th from 6-8pm at 112 W. South St. If you are interested in more details, handouts will be in the library and in Mrs. Carrow’s room – J11. See her for more details!

Winter sports tryouts dates are coming soon. Do you have all the requirements met??
You must these 4 things turned into the Athletic Office BEFORE tryouts:
*a Physical
* $25.00 Insurance Fee
* Code of Conduct
* Consent form

Don’t miss out on being able to play a winter sport, Stop in the Athletic office during your lunch or before and after school to pick up the forms and return then as soon as possible. If you don’t make team the $25.00 insurance money will be returned.

The tour of Loaves and Fishes, Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Deacon’s Conference will be next Thursday, November 9th not this Thursday, Nov 2nd.

Attention anybody going on the Holiday bus trip to Chicago will need to get all your money in to Ms. May ASAP.

 

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

SSR will be during 3rd block today.

This year’s first edition of Knight Life will come out Wednesday, November 1st. Copies will be available in the tower before 1st hour and during all 3 lunches. There are limited print copies this year, so pick one up when you still have the chance!

The Freshman, JV, Varsity Football Banquet is Thursday Nov 2nd at 7:00pm in the Cafeteria. Hope see you all there.

If anyone would like to come watch the cross country state meet this coming Saturday at MIS, see Coach Schmidt or Savicke for the time and carpool information.

There will be NO AAC Wednesday this week due to staff meetings. Make sure to take your normal bus since there will be no teachers available to assist you

Due to no school for students on Friday- Book Quiz Bowl team members, we will meet on Thursday instead in Coach Johnson’s room.

The Urban Folk Art Exploratory is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide a voice to the hip hop community while advocating for social change through the arts. We are currently looking for interested students to expand our youth advisory committee and audition for the company playgroup. We are looking for dancers, poets, musicians, actors and visual artists. All students are invited to join a poetry slam fundraiser on November 10th from 6-8pm at 112 W. South St. If you are interested in more details, handouts will be in the library and in Mrs. Carrow’s room – J11. See her for more details!

Class of 2021 Executive Board members – we will have a meeting this Wednesday, November 1st in the main hall conference room. Please bring your wreath order form to the meeting if you haven’t already turned it in

Do you believe in aliens? Ice Cream? Penguins wearing tutus? Well, if you do or want to know more- come to the Loy Norrix Improv Show. On Wednesday, Nov.8th at 5pm in room J12. Tickets are $4 and worth every penny! BE THERE!

Seniors! Please add your input into our 2018 senior Video for our graduation ceremony. Check your student email account for the email with the google forms link from Mr. Aguinaga, and fill out the 3 questions. We want to make the video something to remember!

Seniors, are you looking for money for college?? All seniors planning on attending college should complete the FAFSA. Counselors are hosting a FAFSA Night on November 2nd from 4:30-6:30. Please sign up in the Counseling Office.

The Urban Folk Art Exploratory is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide a voice to the hip hop community while advocating for social change through the arts. We are currently looking for interested students to expand our youth advisory committee and audition for the company playgroup. We are looking for dancers, poets, musicians, actors and visual artists. All students are invited to join a poetry slam fundraiser on November 10th from 6-8pm at 112 W. South St. If you are interested in more details, handouts will be in the library and in Mrs. Carrow’s room – J11. See her for more details!

There will be no UKnight today, Tuesday, October 31st.

Which freshman student will earn a free hoodie by turning in the most orders for evergreen/garlands by Wed? You will also earn prom points for our Prom in 2021. See Mrs. May with your prepaid orders ASAP.

Winter sports tryouts dates are coming soon. Do you have all the requirements met??
You must these 4 things turned into the Athletic Office BEFORE tryouts:
*a Physical
* $25.00 Insurance Fee
* Code of Conduct
* Consent form

Don’t miss out on being able to play a winter sport, Stop in the Athletic office during your lunch or before and after school to pick up the forms and return then as soon as possible. If you don’t make team the $25.00 insurance money will be returned.

The tour of Loaves and Fishes, Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Deacon’s Conference will be next Thursday, November 9th not this Thursday, Nov 2nd.

No Chess Club on Wednesday due to Department meetings.