January 10, 2017
There will be a Model UN meeting on Thursday, January 12th at 7:55 in room F101. New members are welcome. We will be discussing Arab League conference.
The Interact Club is collecting supplies and letters for the platoon of Roswell High School alumni, Harrison Florence, Class of 2010. He graduated from West Point in 2014. Second Lieutenant Florence is currently deployed at Camp Humphreys in the Korean Theatre of Operations and serving as the Attack Platoon Leader of Bravo Company, 4-2 Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade. Please bring hand-written letters for Harrison and his platoon and the following supplies: sugarless chewing gum, energy bars, small packages of coffee, throat lozenges, lip balm, beef jerky, paper, pens, envelopes and all types of toiletries to Coach Chrzanowski's room F108 and place in the box. Please help us honor one of our own by bringing in these supplies and letters no later than Friday, January 27.
Attention Seniors: Project 9/11 honor cords are in Mrs. Boyd's room, F114. If you earned an honor cord, come by before or after school to pick yours up this week.
Winterguard Students: If you were planning on riding the sweep bus, please see Mr. Moon during your lunch or study hall.
Attention Seniors: Balfour will be here on Wednesday January 18th during lunches in the gym lobby. This will be your time to vote for Graduation 2017 student Cap and Gown colors! Information for ordering Graduation announcements will be distributed at this time also. Announcements can order online at www.gabalfour.com.
Attention Students interested in Theatre
All are welcome to theatre troupe for tech month starting today from 3:45 to 4:45 in the auditorium.
For Short Attention Span Theatre, your short plays or monologues are due no later than Thursday, January 19. Please submit your work in Microsoft word format to Ms. Ogle. Early submissions are welcome.
Welcome back, from Gay-Straight Alliance! GSA will begin meetings this week, every Tuesday at 7:50am in Ms.Volpert's room, D-106. All are welcome, regardless of sexual orientation.
Do you want to start 2017 off on the right foot? Are you feeling stressed about beginning a new semester? Maybe you just want to try something new! Meditation is being offered again this semester in the auditorium during C and D lunches on Wednesday. You may also come during your study hall during C and D with teacher permission. Come see what it's all about!
If you received an invitation for leadership 20/20 before break but did not complete the google information, please see Coach Schultz in the AP office this week during your lunch for more information.
The United States Naval Academy will be visiting our students this week. If you would like to attend, please sign up through Student Services.
The school store has a new location! We are now in the auditorium concession area and are open every morning from 7:45-8:15.
Congratulations to the Varsity Girls Basketball team for winning the Mountain Top Holiday Tournament over the break. Kasey Cwalina, Lindsay Pruitt, and Catherine Sandridge made the All-Tournament team. Come out and support the Awesome Eight on Wednesday as they take on region rival Etowah. #8strong
If you are planning participating in track and field and have not filled out your paperwork, please see Coach Schultz or come by the AP offices to scan the QR code. Conditioning will continue all week and official practice starts on Jan 17th. If you are in a winter sport but plan on participating make sure you also scan the code.
There will be a meeting for all girl's interested in playing golf this year on Tuesday, January 17th at 7:50 am in PE 07. Please be on time as physicals and paper work will be discussed. If you have any question please contact Coach Baumgarten.
A reminder to all boys who are interested in playing soccer this spring; we begin conditioning today at 3:50. Please bring your running shoes only, no cleats, and report to the south end zone and sign in with Coach Roney.
There will be a mandatory meeting for all players interested in trying out for baseball Wednesday morning at 8:00 in PE 07. See Coach Sutter if you have any problems getting there.