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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