Students, our next blood drive will be next Wednesday, March 6th. We will start sign-ups today at lunch. If you would like to donate, please stop by the table during your lunch period outside of the cafeteria and sign-up! You must be at least 16 to donate!
Attention all staff and students – Friday. March 8th is the last day to preorder your copy of the 2018-19 UTHS Skyline. Preordered books are $45 and may be purchased in the General Office. We will have some extras at the end of the year, but they will be sold to the seniors first and the cost increases to $55. Additional orders will not be placed, so reserve your copy today! You do not want to miss out on this memory keepsake!!
There will be a Student Council Meeting on Friday at 7:30am in the auditorium. Please bring ideas for the class olympics. We will also be talking about the upcoming Blood Drive.
Seniors: Two new scholarships have been added to the Scholarship list in the guidance office. Stop in and take a look!
Any students still needing to complete the FAFSA, Black Hawk College has a free workshop today, February 28th from 4 to 7pm. This workshop is for students and parents. If you plan to attend, please see your counselor for more information on what to bring to get your FAFSA completed.
All students enrolling in dual credit courses next year need to complete the following steps: complete the online application, turn in the registration form with your BHC ID (which you receive after doing the online application) and sign up to take the ACCUPLACER placement test if you are enrolling in English 101/102. Sign up in room 157N. The following dates are available: March 6, March 19 and March 20. See Mrs. Drish in 157N if you have any questions.
This message is for seniors who plan on attending Black Hawk College and still need to apply. Black Hawk College has a free application day in April. We will have a representative from Black Hawk College to fill our paper applications with you on April 3rd. This will allow you to apply for FREE, and not pay the $20 application fee. If you would like to take advantage of this opportunity please sign up in Room 157N. You must have your Social Security number in order to apply. Anyone without a Social Security number will need to let the rep know they do not have one. If you have any questions, see your counselor.
Attention Ukulele Club members! Make sure to bring your ukes on Wednesday, March 6. There is a guitar/ukulele circle during all lunches, then we will meet after school at 3:15 in 261W. See you there!
Tri-M Music Honor Society members – including newest members – will meet today, 2/28, after school in the Choir Room to sign up for Music In Our Schools Week assignments.
Gamers – Come to play Superfight and Exploding Kittens card games on Tuesday, March 5th after school in the library.
Gamer’s Club will meet this Friday from 3 to 5 in the Cafeteria.
Latinos Unidos and Amigos is hosting a Pinata Making Party for its members and for those who are interested in joining LUA. Join us on Tuesday, March 5 in Cafeteria 3 for fun, snacks and friendship! Why join LUA? LUA provides a familiar atmosphere in which students of Latino and Non-Latino backgrounds can share their experiences and establish friendships through various activities.
School Supply Drive – Do you love Atomic? Can’t get enough Chick-Fil-A? Need some gas for your car? Then gather up some school supplies and get your name in a drawing for gift cards from Starbucks, Atomic, Chick-Fil-A, Olive Garden and Whitey’s. We even have a $50 gift card from Visa and 3-$10 HyVee gift cards for gas! Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, bring in unused school supplies and donate them to the NHS School Supply Fund for students in need. Each item gives you a different number of chances to win. The more you bring in the more chances you have to win. Clean out your locker, hit the Dollar Tree, look in the junk drawer at home. Bring us your paper, folders, pens, pencils, crayons, and markers. See the lunch display for more information. The drive is going on until March 7th. Drawings will be announced on March 7th.
Join French Club on TUESDAY March 5th before school in celebrating Mardi Gras! We can decorate masks while enjoying a traditional King Cake and further information about Mardi Gras will be given. Sign up is located in room 250N, we hope to see you there!
Rejoignez le club de francais le mardi 5 mars avant l’ecole pour celebrer Mardi Gras! Nous pouvons decorer des masques pendant que nous gouterons une galette des rois et apprendrons l’information sur Mardi Gras. Inscrives-vous dans la salle de classe 250N. Nous esperons vous y voir!
Wrestlers: Lifting will begin next week – Monday, March 4th after school.