Today is Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Today for lunch we will be having spicy or crispy chicken sandwich. Please have your ID ready and know what you would like. Students without an ID will need to wait until the last 10 minutes.
Winter sports will have pre-season meetings during Advocacy today. Meetings start at 2:50. Basketball will meet in the gym. Boys swimming will meet in the swimming pool and Wrestling will meet in the commons. If you have interest in participating in one of these sports please attend the meeting on Tuesday, October 28 starting at 2:50.
Attention Juniors and Seniors, Pittsburg State University and Southwestern College will be @ Northwest during Advocacy in the commons today. See Mrs. Cramer in the CCC (A26) for a pass.
Attention Junior and Seniors who would like to take advantage of the Free Tuition offerings from Wichita Area Technical College during the school day for second semester. You must be in good academic standing for graduation and meet WATC admission requirements. Please see your grade level counselor if you are interested. A representative will be coming to Northwest for admission testing on November 4th, in the AM.
Attention Northwest students: If there is an issue with your second semester schedule that meets the criteria on pages 29 and 30 of the Northwest Agenda then sign up to see your grade level counselor by December 5th in order to look into the possibility of changing your schedule.
This Friday is your chance to help your class work towards winning the COTY prize by wearing orange and black. You will also have the opportunity of gaining two points if you donate a dollar to cancer awareness to wear a hat. There will be a table in front of pupil services before school. You must pay a $1 and have your sticker visible all day to wear your hat. No face paint or masks on Friday.
Have you ever thought about being a teacher? You should join our future educator club. Our next club meeting is October 30 at 7:15am in Mr. Kitchen’s room. We hope to see you there!
HOBY’s State Leadership Seminar, is designed to empower high school sophomores to recognize their leadership talents and apply them to become effective, ethical leaders in their home, school, and community. The program does cost $195 which covers the lodging and food for the seminar. See Ms. Terriere in the counselors’ office if you are interested.
The Northwest soccer team will host their first regional game with Derby tonight at 7:00 pm. Since this is a regional soccer game activity tickets and passes are not accepted. Ticket prices are $5.00 for adults and $4.00 for students.
Reminder tomorrow is Substance Awareness Day, take a stand and wear red to show your support to be drug and alcohol free. Think drinking is fun? True Story: On the 1st night of winter vacation, 17 year old Shelby Lyn Allen went to a sleep over with the goal of taking 15 shots of vodka. She met her goal at 1:58am and spent the rest of the night slumped against the toilet, vomiting and convulsing. By 9:40am, she was dead from alcohol poisoning. Think twice!