ANNOUNCEMENTS - 4/30/2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS - 4/30/2019

The American Red Cross Blood Drive is today, April 30, from 12:00 noon to 5:30pm at the Gillett Town Hall.  

Yesterday’s SB & BB games were postponed to tonight (stay tuned).

Last call for Senior FFA Members interested in applying for the Gillett FFA Alumni Scholarship.  Applications are due Wednesday, May 1st.

Spring Athletes:  Make sure all physicals/paperwork is turned in.  Are you passing all of your classes? Pick up paperwork at the office to take to all your teachers.  Sports fee still owed by Makayla F., Bruce S. and Ethan A. Any questions, stop at the office.

Students: If you plan on keeping your spring picture packet, you can pay online or bring the money to the main office.   Checks must be made out to Lifetouch.  If you don’t want your pictures, but forgot them at home, please return the packet to the office.

Any 10th graders that are interested in taking the PSAT, the practice test for the SAT next year,  please email Mrs. Parker by Wednesday, May 1.  High scores may be eligible for the National Merit scholarship.  

The UWGB rep. will be here on Wednesday, May 1, during HS lunch in the commons for those interested.

Are you interested in taking a babysitting course?  If yes, pick up an information sheet in the office.

Are you interested in being an FBLA officer?  If so, the application is in google classroom or see Mrs. Franti.  Applications are due Friday, May 3rd.

The PTO Tiger Chase Color Run registration price is $15.  The run will be held on Saturday, May 4, at 9:00am.  Registration forms are available at the office. This is an untimed event so WIAA athletes are able to participate in this run!  The PTO is also looking for volunteers. If you'd like to volunteer, please sign up in the office.

FFA Banquet is Sunday, May 5, at Romy’s Holiday Inn at 5:30pm.

Anyone interested in umpiring for summer baseball/softball, please sign up at the office.

Due to the end of the year approaching, the Jungle Cup will not be restocking products. Come get your favorite Jungle Cup Goodies before they sell out! There are still Funset Boulevard Passes and Movie Passes available for 15 tickets.

The secondary building is no longer collecting Milk Moola caps or bag labels, BUT we are collecting Box Tops for Education.  If you have any to bring in, please put them in the mailbox outside the auditorium.

Ruby’s Pantry is Saturday, May 11.  Volunteers should arrive between 6:30-7:00am.  Good time for community service hours for students.  Bring your paperwork with you. Registration for food is from 8:00-10:00am.  Distribution starts at 8:30am. Cost is $20 per share. Remember to bring 2 boxes/totes with you.

HS students.  The yearbook now costs $55.  You can pick up an order form from the main office or order online.

We also want you to know that this year’s HS yearbook will cover from last March 2018 through June 5th of 2019.   Yearbooks will be distributed in early August 2019, with autograph booklets available at the end of May to get signed by friends and then placed in your yearbook with an adhesive strip.  Deadline is May 28.

NWTC Foundation Scholarship:  Applications now open through April 30th.  Students apply once, may qualify for multiple scholarships.  Scholarship Writing Workshops – multiple dates and times to assist students.  Students may also contact Mrs. Parker directly if they have questions or need assistance.

Are you interested in doing a UW Pre-college program? Scholarships may be available! Check out  https://www.wisconsin.edu/precollege-programs/.  

The Shawano County Land Conservation Department is again providing $100 scholarships for Shawano County youth (students entering grades 9-12 this fall) to attend WI Land+Water Conservation Camp this summer.  The deadline to apply for a scholarship is May 31, 2019. The annual WI Land+Water Conservation Camp will again be at North Lakeland Discovery Center (Manitowish Waters, WI) the week of June 17-20, 2019. See the following website for more information: http://www.co.shawano.wi.us/departments/page_fb26ee5e2bce/?department=3cee7d3fff8b&subdepartment=28bc1ac724f5

High School Boys:  Upon turning 18 yrs old, you MUST register with Selective Service.  Go to www.sss.gov

 

Apr. 30 - MS Music Festival

SB vs. Niagara (DH) - 3:45

BB vs. STAA/Lena - 4:30

Apr. 30-May 1 - SkillsUSA

May 2 - B/G TR @ Peshtigo w/Coleman/Crivitz - 3:30 (bus leaves 2:00)

BB @ Crivitz (DH) - 3:30 (bus leaves 1:45)

SB @ Crivitz (DH) - 4:00 (bus leaves 1:45)

May 3 - SB @ Wausaukee - 4:30 (bus leaves 2:15)

May 4 - State Solo & Ensemble at UWGB

May 6 - B/G TR Oconto Cty Meet @ Oconto - 4:30 (bus TBD)

MS TR @ Crivitz w/Lena & Oneida - 4:30 (bus TBD)

BB vs. Wausaukee - 4:30

May 7 - HS Music Festival

MS TR M & O Conf. @ Lena - TBD

BB vs. Laona/Wabeno - 4:30

May 9 - MS TR @ Peshtigo - 4:00 (bus TBD)

BB @ Coleman - 4:30 (bus leaves 2:50)

May 10 - B/G TR M & O Conf. @ OF (hosted by Suring) - 3:45 (bus TBD)

May 11 -