Announcements week of 12/9- 12/13

MONDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

IHS Choir (Merrill; 12/9)

Please join the IHS Choirs for their annual Holiday Concert Tomorrow, December 10th at 6:30 pm in the performing arts center. Buy your tickets now from any choir member or from the bookstore for only $3.00. Hurry because tickets are $4 at the door. Come enjoy some festive music and stay for our hot chocolate and cookie reception following the concert.

Choir members, don’t forget about your mandatory dress rehearsal this afternoon in the PAC from 2:35-3:30

BAND, COLORGUARD AND ORCEHSTRA (Meldrum; 12/9)

Please join the Independence Band, Orchestra and Colorguard for their Holiday Concert on Wednesday, December 11 at 7pm in the PAC.  Admission is free!

We will discuss the upcoming banquet. 

UNITOWN (E. Carreon; 12/4- 12/9)

Attention all Juniors and Seniors. If you were nominated to participate in this year’s Unitown, please come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 10 in the Mini Auditorium. You can come to the meeting before school, after school, or during your lunch period. Again, anyone nominated for Unitown, please be at the meeting on Tuesday in the Mini Auditorium. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Carreon in room 228

Shanes Rib Shack (Marshall; 12/9)

Everybody loves Barbeque and Shane’s Rib Shack will be here every Monday to bring you’re their tasty barbeque. You will have the option to purchase a shredded barbeque sandwich or buffalo chicken strips for $5.00.

Hiking Club (Chandler, Mitchell; 12/9)

Attention all students who are planning to attend the next hiking club event on Thursday, December 12th…. Your paperwork and money is due by TOMORROW, Tuesday the 10th.  Make sure to get it turned into Mrs. Mitchell or Mrs. Chandler ASAP!

Remember:  Hike More, Worry Less!

Esports (Barton; 12/9)

Independence is starting an Esports Team after winter break. During Spring of 2020, we will be competing again other schools once a week in League of Legends! If you are interested in being on a competitive League Team there is an informational meeting in B21 TODAY in Mr. Barton’s room, B21. If you play League of Legends, please bring your account name to the meeting.

Boys Volleyball (Monaghan; 12/9)

This is just a reminder that tomorrow will be the first open gym for boys’ volleyball. It will be in the practice gym at 3pm. You have to bring an out of season form filled out in order to participate.

 

TUESDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

IHS Choir (Merrill; 12/10)

Please join the IHS Choirs for their annual Holiday Concert Tonight, December 10th at 6:30 pm in the performing arts center. Buy your tickets now from any choir member or from the bookstore for only $3.00. Hurry because tickets are $4 at the door. Come enjoy some festive music and stay for our hot chocolate and cookie reception following the concert. See you tonight!

BAND, COLORGUARD AND ORCEHSTRA (Meldrum; 12/10)

Please join the Independence Band, Orchestra and Colorguard for their Holiday Concert on Wednesday, December 11 at 7pm in the PAC.  Admission is free!

We will discuss the upcoming banquet. 

UNITOWN (E. Carreon; 12/10)

Attention all Juniors and Seniors. If you were nominated to participate in this year’s Unitown, please come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 10 in the Mini Auditorium. You can come to the meeting before school, after school, or during your lunch period. Again, anyone nominated for Unitown, please be at the meeting on Tuesday in the Mini Auditorium. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Carreon in room 228

Hiking Club (Chandler, Mitchell; 12/10)

Attention all students who are planning to attend the next hiking club event on Thursday, December 12th…. Your paperwork and money is due by TODAY, Tuesday the 10th.  Make sure to get it turned into Mrs. Mitchell or Mrs. Chandler ASAP!

Remember:  Hike More, Worry Less!

Boys Volleyball (Monaghan; 12/10)

This is just a reminder that TODAY will be the first open gym for boys’ volleyball. It will be in the practice gym at 3. You have to bring an out of season form filled out in order to participate.

Interact (Nurse Freeland; 12/10)

Interactors -Andre House still has some opening for this Thursday, come and sign up.

We still have some open spots to help out at the basketball games on Tuesday and Thursday - come and sign up in Nurses office. 

FBLA (Munoz; 12/10)

FBLA – Has Hot Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Iced Coffee and More, On Sale upstairs across from the Career Center, every Wednesday Morning from 8 am to 8:55 am

National Honor Society (Gaspar; 12/10)

Need help finishing an assignment? Worried about finals? It’s Candy Cram Time. Go to the PACE Lab or Media Center for Late Start tomorrow where National Honor Society students will be available to assist anyone who needs help. Get tutored and get a free candy cane!

Patriot Hut (Munoz; 12/10)

If you’re tired of school lunch, come down to the patriot hut for new and exciting food. We have a wide variety of snacks and drinks to choose from.

 

WEDNESDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS 



BAND, COLORGUARD AND ORCEHSTRA (Meldrum; 12/11)

Please join the Independence Band, Orchestra and Colorguard for their Holiday Concert on Wednesday, December 11 at 7pm in the PAC.  Admission is free!

We will discuss the upcoming banquet. 

Hiking Club (Chandler, Mitchell; 12/11)

Hey Hikers! Just a reminder that if you are attending tomorrow’s Hiking Club trip to Piestewa Peak, please don’t forget to bring a change of clothes and your gear to school tomorrow! Meet right after school in Ms. Mitchell’s classroom, Room 121. See you then!

Remember: Hike More… Worry Less!

Thank you so much!!! J Ms. Chandler and Ms. M

Interact (Nurse Freeland; 12/11)

Interactors -Andre House still has some opening for this Thursday, come and sign up.

We still have some open spots to help out at the basketball games on Tuesday and Thursday - come and sign up in Nurses office. 

National Honor Society (Gaspar; 12/10)

Need help finishing an assignment? Worried about finals? It’s Candy Cram Time. Go to the PACE Lab or Media Center for Late Start tomorrow where National Honor Society students will be available to assist anyone who needs help. Get tutored and get a free candy cane!

Patriot Hut (Munoz; 12/11)

If you’re tired of school lunch, come down to the patriot hut for new and exciting food. We have a wide variety of snacks and drinks to choose from.

Theatre Club (Farson; 12/11- 12/12)

Attention Theatre Club Members! Join us on Thursday after school for our holiday event. Meet in the PAC by 2:50pm to join the fun.

IHS Choir (Merrill; 12/11)

Thank you to everyone who attended the choir concert last night! It was a festive night of joy.

Vocal Ensemble (12/11- 12/12)

This Friday, the IHS Vocal Ensemble will be participating in their District Honor Festival. They will finish the day with a concert in downtown Glendale at the E Lowell Rogers Amphitheatre just west of Murphy Park. Come enjoy a free night under the stars.

Young Environmentalist’s Club (Bolton, Kieu; 12/11-12/12)

The Young Environmentalist’s Club would like to invite you to join them after school TOMORROW at 2:45 pm in Room G-11 along with current Young Environmentalist’s & Jr. ROTC volunteers in getting community service credit while helping “Recycle” Patriot Nation.

No experience required!

WEST-MEC (Koole; 12/11- 12/13)

Students: If you are planning to apply for a West-MEC program this year, don’t forget that your signed LETTER OF INTENT must be turned in to your counselor by this Friday! If you do not turn your letter in by the 13th, you will not be invited to apply for a West-MEC program this year.

Elevate I.H.S. (Bolton, Foster, Pace; 12/11)

Elevate I.H.S. will have a Meeting TODAY at 2:45 in Ms. Foster room 219. ALL current Elevate I.H.S. MEMBERS and anyone interested in finding out more information is encouraged to join us. Any questions, please see Mr. Bolton, Ms. Foster or Ms. Pace on campus. See you there…Remember, U R Loved!

Media Center (Ehrick; 12/11- 12/13)

Hi Patriots,

Did you know you could check out books for winter break? Well, now you know. Come into the media center and get your books today.

Girls Soccer (Monaghan; 12/11)

Congrats to the Varsity lady Patriots Soccer team who defeated the Apollo Hawks with a score of 4-1. Putting us in the board was Tatiana Ramos, Haileigh Millett, Andrea Abarca and Yuriah Morgan. Great job to our defense holding them to 1 goal. Keep working ladies.

 

THURSDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

Patriot Hut (Munoz; 12/12)

Don’t forget to feed your pride during both lunches at the Patriot Hut. We have a variety of snacks to choose from. Located at the bottom of the hill.

Theatre Club (Farson; 12/11- 12/12)

Attention Theatre Club Members! Join us TODAY after school for our holiday event. Meet in the PAC by 2:50pm to join the fun.

Vocal Ensemble (12/11- 12/12)

This Friday, the IHS Vocal Ensemble will be participating in their District Honor Festival. They will finish the day with a concert in downtown Glendale at the E Lowell Rogers Amphitheatre just west of Murphy Park. Come enjoy a free night under the stars.

Young Environmentalist’s Club (Bolton, Kieu; 12/12)

The Young Environmentalist’s Club would like to invite you to join them after school TODAY at 2:45 pm in Room G-11 along with current Young Environmentalist’s & Jr. ROTC volunteers in getting community service credit while helping “Recycle” Patriot Nation.

No experience required!

WEST-MEC (Koole; 12/11- 12/13)

Students: If you are planning to apply for a West-MEC program this year, don’t forget that your signed LETTER OF INTENT must be turned in to your counselor by this Friday! If you do not turn your letter in by the 13th, you will not be invited to apply for a West-MEC program this year.

Media Center (Ehrick; 12/11- 12/13)

Hi Patriots,

Did you know you could check out books for winter break? Well, now you know. Come into the media center and get your books today.

Interact (Nurse Freeland; 12/12)

Interactors that have knitting looms, deadline to turn them back in is Friday.  After Friday you will have a $20.00 fee added to your account.  Please sign them back in at the nurse’s office.  Also bring any completed hats that you may have with you. 

Boys Volleyball (Monaghan; 12/12)

Attention any boys interested in playing volleyball the next open gym will be held on Tuesday December 17 in the practice gym at 3.

 

FRIDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

 

Vocal Ensemble (12/13)

Tonight, the IHS Vocal Ensemble will be participating in their District Honor Festival. They will finish the day with a concert in downtown Glendale at the E Lowell Rogers Amphitheatre just west of Murphy Park. Come enjoy a free night under the stars.

WEST-MEC (Koole; 12/13)

Students: If you are planning to apply for a West-MEC program this year, don’t forget that your signed LETTER OF INTENT must be turned in to your counselor by TODAY! If you do not turn your letter in by the 13th, you will not be invited to apply for a West-MEC program this year. See your counselor with questions.

Media Center (Ehrick; 12/13)

Hi Patriots,

Did you know you could check out books for winter break? Well, now you know. Come into the media center and get your books today.

Interact (Nurse Freeland; 12/13)

Interactors that have knitting looms, deadline to turn them back in is Friday.  After Friday you will have a $20.00 fee added to your account.  Please sign them back in at the nurse’s office.  Also bring any completed hats that you may have with you. 

Boys Volleyball (Monaghan; 12/13)

Attention any boys interested in playing volleyball the next open gym will be held on Tuesday December 17 in the practice gym at 3.

Shane’s Rib Shack (Marshall; 12/13)

Everybody loves Barbeque and Shane’s Rib Shack will be here every Monday to bring you’re their tasty barbeque. You will have the option to purchase a shredded barbeque sandwich or buffalo chicken strips for $5.00.