Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

May 22, 2018

Are you feeling stressed with finals and the end of the year approaching? Stop in the library from 7:30-8 am every morning this week to visit with one of the district's therapy dogs!

Are you interested in music and dance? The BHS Marching Band is looking for you to be a part of the Color Guard for the fall marching band season. Anyone who is interested in finding out more information should sign up for Mr. Dynes PRIDE session on Friday. All current and former members are also encouraged to attend to share information and help recruit new members. See Mr. Dynes if you have any questions.

Interested in registering to vote for this year’s midterm elections? Stop by in the commons or the library before school on Wednesday (23rd) to register. You must be at least 17 and a half years old to register to vote, and must do so by the 25th. We’re looking for a couple volunteers to help out with registering students and raising interest, so contact Mrs. Heeringa in the library if you’re interested in helping.

PRIDE options for Thursday and Friday include some insight from two professionals in our community. If you are interested in journalism or politics, Jon Alexander, editor of the Quad City Times Opinion Page will be here on Thursday to talk about what he does and the career path in general. Bettendorf's Mayor Bobby Gallagher will be here on Friday sharing his experiences as both a litigator and his role is governance. Sign up for either or both through Mrs. Ahrens in Room C362.

The Final Scholastic Bowl practice of the school year takes place today (5/22) after school in Ms. Conrad's room.

Attention Varsity Football Players: Football Memory books are in. Stop by the activities office and pick yours up today!!

All students going to Costa Rica this summer, please see Sr. Hopkins by the end of the week.

Attention all new and current NHS members: There is a NHS meeting this Friday, 5/25, at 7:45 am in the Old Auditorium to elect officers for next year. Please check your school gmail or Google Classroom to learn more about running for office. If you have questions, please see Mrs. Farmer.

Congratulations to Madison Wischmann, Natalie Stine, Kelley Lent, Gracie Hart, Sarah Ostrom, and Parker Knight for qualifying for the state golf tournament next week.

Congratulations to the female and male athlete of the year: Grace Erpelding and Caleb Aman.

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