|ANNOUNCEMENTS December 14, 2009|
|Written by L. Bellows|
Corn Dog Nuggets
Thought for the Day: Choice, not chance, determines destiny.
1. Ticket sales for the Winter Semi-Formal will be before and after school and during lunch. Tickets are $5 each, or $8 for a couple. No out of town guests will be allowed to attend this dance. Any questions, see an administrator.
2. The Jerry Mitchell General Assembly Scholarship is now available. Seniors who will be attending a state university in Illinois may apply. Applications are in the G.O.
3. The DHS Pride Team is proud to promote the DHS Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 13th. The Band will perform at 2:00 p.m. and the Choir at 4:00 p.m. Come on out and enjoy some festive music. There will be a bake sale before and during the concert to support the Fine Arts Department and Class Officers. The Dixon Pride Team will also have their store open to help spread spirit and pride. The Music Department is also collecting new, unwrapped toys for the Toys for Tots program. This is the 4th year the Music Dept. has participated. Please bring your new, unwrapped toy to help us out.
4. The National Honor Society will sponsoring a Winter Coat Drive Dec. 9-16.Donate new or used coats to those in need. There will be a box in the cafeteria.
5. The Twin Cities Educational Scholarship is now available for Latino students.There is one for Sauk Valley College and one for any other school. Winners' parents must be willing to assist with fundraisers for T.C.E.S. during the year.
6. IF there is a snow day on exam days, exams will be the first day back after Winter Break (January 4, 2010). The second semester will then begin January 5, 2010.
7. Attention all students - Any posters, signs or pictures placed above your lockers on the walls, will be removed. You may only decorate the locker door.
8. Second semester schedules will be distributed during 4th hour Friday. All changes must be made by Wednesday, December 16th. There will be no schedule changes during final exams.