Morning Announcements

 

 

Friday, March 24, 2017

Math team is canceled today. Enjoy your break and we will resume practice on Monday, April 3rd in room 2315!

The GCHS Wellness Day will be on Thursday, April 13th. Each student will get to participate in breakout sessions taught by your favorite teachers and Grayslake community members. Sessions are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, so don’t forget to sign up! Stop by the cafeteria during your lunch period for more information.

Attention students – please check the lost and found if you are missing something.  All items left after today will be donated.

 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

College visits today include the University of Nebraska – Lincoln at 11:10 and the University of Findlay at 1:00.

Seniors, don’t forget to check Naviance for available scholarships and upcoming deadlines. Need help? See Ms. Mercure in room 2900.

Attention Juniors:  Tomorrow you will be bubbling for the SAT exam which you will take on April 5th.  Please bring #2 wooden pencils and a pen to your US History class

Inkblots, the school’s literary magazine, will meet today from 3-4 in room 2120. All students are invited to attend. We also need your submissions. Please share your poetry, short stories, art, and photography with jrush@d127.org.

Math team is canceled this coming Friday, March 23rd. Enjoy your break and we will resume practice on Monday, April 3rd in room 2315!

When was the last time you read a book for fun?  The GCHS book club will be kicking off our next book by having a “Read –In” TODAY after school in the LRC.  All you have to do is show up, pick up a FREE copy of the book, enjoy some cookies, and find a relaxing place to read.   Can’t join us today?  We still have a book for you so stop by the LRC to grab it!  Please see Mrs. Naes and Ms. McGee with questions.

The GCHS Wellness Day will be on Thursday, April 13th. Each student will get to participate in breakout sessions taught by your favorite teachers and Grayslake community members. Sessions are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, so don’t forget to sign up! Stop by the cafeteria during your lunch period for more information.

Attention students – please check the lost and found if you are missing something.  All items left after this Friday will be donated.

 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Today in the College Career Center, an admissions rep from Lindenwood University at 9:25 and Financial Aid Assistance from 10:30 until 12:30 in room 2900.

Inkblots, the school’s literary magazine, meets every Thursday from 3-4 in room 2120. All students are invited to attend. We also need your submissions. Please share your poetry, short stories, art, and photography with jrush@d127.org.

When was the last time you read a book for fun?  The GCHS book club will be kicking off our next book by having a “Read –In” on Thursday after school in the LRC.  All you have to do is show up, pick up a FREE copy of the book, enjoy some cookies, and find a relaxing place to read.   Can’t join us on Thursday?  We still have a book for you so stop by the LRC to grab it!  Please see Mrs. Naes and Ms. McGee with questions.

Calling all LGBTQ activists!  There will be a SAGE club meeting today after school in room 1700.  Ms. Gulinski will be speaking about LGBTQ activism.  Please come to learn about what you can do to fight for LGBTQ rights.

Just a reminder that Spanish and French Honor Society applications and teacher recommendations are due by 3pm today.  If you have any questions, please contact Senora Podgorski or Madame Shore.

The GCHS Wellness Day will be on Thursday, April 13th. Each student will get to participate in breakout sessions taught by your favorite teachers and Grayslake community members. Sessions are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, so don’t forget to sign up! Stop by the cafeteria during your lunch period for more information.

Attention students – please check the lost and found if you are missing something.  All items left after this Friday will be donated.

 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

It’s a busy one in the College Career Center today. Indiana University – Purdue @ 9:20, University of Illinois Springfield at 10:15, Eureka College at 11:10 and the University of Oklahoma at 1:00. 

Art Club will meet today after school.

Congratulations to all levels of girls soccer on their wins over Waukegan last night!  Varsity goals scored by Corrine Larson, Madeline Mussay, Maura Fitzgerald, Stephany Madrid and Hannah Kolb.

When was the last time you read a book for fun?  The GCHS book club will be kicking off our next book by having a “Read –In” on Thursday after school in the LRC.  All you have to do is show up, pick up a FREE copy of the book, enjoy some cookies, and find a relaxing place to read.   Can’t join us on Thursday?  We still have a book for you so stop by the LRC to grab it!  Please see Mrs. Naes and Ms. McGee with questions.

Just a reminder that Spanish and French Honor Society applications and teacher recommendations are due by 3pm this Wednesday.  If you have any questions, please contact Senora Podgorski or Madame Shore.

The GCHS Wellness Day will be on Thursday, April 13th. Each student will get to participate in breakout sessions taught by your favorite teachers and Grayslake community members. Sessions are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, so don’t forget to sign up! Stop by the cafeteria during your lunch period for more information.

Have you ever wanted to get involved in theatre but didn’t know how?  Here’s your chance!  Auditions for the Senior-Directed One Acts are today after school in the theatre classroom.  There are lots of parts available and everyone is invited to audition- no experience necessary!  Sign up outside the theatre classroom and pick up and information packet today!

Attention students – please check the lost and found if you are missing something.  All items left after this Friday will be donated.

 

Monday, March 20, 2017

Time to get out your phones or Chromebooks and log onto Schoology. The word of the week is tactful. Please choose the picture that matches the definition of the word.

Happy Monday! Today in the College Career Center, Ohio Wesleyan at 10:15, Michigan State at 11:10, Missouri Southern at 12:05 and Trinity University at 1:55.

Attention seniors, there is still a $4,000 scholarship and paid internship opportunity available to students pursuing an engineering degree. Check it out.

Art Club will meet this Tuesday after school.

Just a reminder that Spanish and French Honor Society applications and teacher recommendations are due by 3pm this Wednesday.  If you have any questions, please contact Senora Podgorski or Madame Shore.

Congratulations to ENCORE! on their success at this weekend's sectional competition, where group interpretation took 4th place and contest play took 5th. Additionally, 10 students were selected for the All-Sectional casts and recognized for their outstanding performances: Christine Barreca, Lauren Boucher, Tim Choi, and Sophia Pasinski for "The Women of Lockerbie," and Karthik Eswar, Kendall Gehring, Sean Lambie, Ryan Leith, Sammi McWhorter, and Rachel Podowski for "Peter and the Starcatchers.

The GCHS Wellness Day will be on Thursday, April 13th. Each student will get to participate in breakout sessions taught by your favorite teachers and Grayslake community members. Sessions are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, so don’t forget to sign up! Stop by the cafeteria during your lunch period for more information.

Have you ever wanted to get involved in theatre but didn’t know how?  Here’s your chance!  Auditions for the Senior-Directed One Acts tomorrow after school in the theatre classroom.  There are lots of parts available and everyone is invited to audition- no experience necessary!  Sign up outside the theatre classroom and pick up and information packet today!

Attention students – please check the lost and found if you are missing something.  All items left after this Friday will be donated.