Announcements week of 8/12- 8/16

MONDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Register My Athlete (Monaghan; 8/12)

Any athletes who need help with register my athlete please go to Coach Monaghan’s room 211 before or after school.

Shane’s Rib Shack (Marshall; 8/12)

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 with chips for $5.00.

Art Club (Cramer; 8/12- 8/14)

Art Club will be having it’s first meeting on Wednesday in room 232 which is Ms. Cramer’s room. We will meet at 2:45 and discuss agenda items for this year. You do not have to be in a visual arts class to join Art Club. Please do not be late.

Chess Team (Bolton; 8/12- 8/13)

The Chess Team Practice is “Cancelled” TODAY, Monday and TOMORROW, Tuesday due to Coach Bolton’s absence.  Practice will be held in Room B-24 on Wednesday and Thursday this week starting at 2:45 pm.  So EVERYONE from last year’s Championship Chess Team, along with ALL those new students interested in playing Chess are invited to join us. Again, ALL current Chess Team players are expected attend and please make sure to get registered on RegisterMyAthlete.com.  Rise up Patriot Chess Nation!

Book Club (Ehrick’ 8/12)

Attention Patriots,

Mark your calendars for August 26th-30th. The media center will be hosting a book fair. Get the latest young adult books for as little as 5 dollars. Cash and credit cards are accepted. All proceeds go to media center and book club. See Mrs. Ehrick in the media center if you have any questions.

Speech and Debate (Mandile; 8/12- 8/14)

Hear ye, Hear ye! Would you like to develop your public speaking skills while also having fun with your friends? Speech and Debate is looking for new members. If you are a creative person, political junkie, or social media wonk this club is for you. We will be meeting in R-24 at 2:45 on Wednesday, 8/14. See ya there!

Volleyball (Monaghan; 8/12)

This is just a reminder that volleyball tryouts begin today at 3:30 in the MAIN GYM. Badminton tryouts will be in the PRACTICE GYM.   

 

TUESDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Art Club (Cramer; 8/12- 8/14)

Art Club will be having it’s first meeting on Wednesday in room 232 which is Ms. Cramer’s room. We will meet at 2:45 and discuss agenda items for this year. You do not have to be in a visual arts class to join Art Club. Please do not be late.

Chess Team (Bolton; 8/12- 8/13)

The Chess Team Practice is “Cancelled” TODAY, Monday and TOMORROW, Tuesday due to Coach Bolton’s absence.  Practice will be held in Room B-24 on Wednesday and Thursday this week starting at 2:45 pm.  So EVERYONE from last year’s Championship Chess Team, along with ALL those new students interested in playing Chess are invited to join us. Again, ALL current Chess Team players are expected attend and please make sure to get registered on RegisterMyAthlete.com.  Rise up Patriot Chess Nation!

Book Club (Ehrick’ 8/13)

Attention Patriots,

Mark your calendars for August 26th-30th. The media center will be hosting a book fair. Get the latest young adult books for as little as 5 dollars. Cash and credit cards are accepted. All proceeds go to media center and book club. See Mrs. Ehrick in the media center if you have any questions.

Speech and Debate (Mandile; 8/12- 8/14)

Hear ye, Hear ye! Would you like to develop your public speaking skills while also having fun with your friends? Speech and Debate is looking for new members. If you are a creative person, political junkie, or social media wonk this club is for you. We will be meeting in R-24 at 2:45 on Wednesday, 8/14. See ya there!

Volleyball (Monaghan; 8/13)

This is just a reminder that volleyball tryouts begin today at 3:30 in the MAIN GYM. Badminton tryouts will be in the PRACTICE GYM.   

Elevate I.H.S. (Surge on Campus) (Bolton, Foster, Pace; 8/13)

Christian Fellowship Club will be hosting a Back to School Celebration on Wednesday at 2:45pm in the MINI.   ALL current Elevate I.H.S. Christian Fellowship Club MEMBERS and anyone interested is encouraged to come and join us. Any questions, please see Mr. Bolton, Ms. Foster or Ms. Pace on campus. See you there…Remember, U R Loved

STUCO (Marshall; 8/13)

Are you freshmen who considers yourself a leader? Then Student Council might be for you. Please join us for a Freshmen Informational Meeting on Thursday, August 8th at 2:45 pm in Room-B20.

Vending Machines (Holt; 8/13)

Vending Machines are used at your own risk, no refunds will be given. Again, use the vending machines at your own risk.

 

WEDNESDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Art Club (Cramer; 8/12- 8/14)

Art Club will be having it’s first meeting on Wednesday in room 232 which is Ms. Cramer’s room. We will meet at 2:45 and discuss agenda items for this year. You do not have to be in a visual arts class to join Art Club. Please do not be late.

Speech and Debate (Mandile; 8/12- 8/14)

Hear ye, Hear ye! Would you like to develop your public speaking skills while also having fun with your friends? Speech and Debate is looking for new members. If you are a creative person, political junkie, or social media wonk this club is for you. We will be meeting in R-24 at 2:45 on Wednesday, 8/14. See ya there!

Elevate I.H.S. (Surge on Campus) (Bolton, Foster, Pace; 8/14)

Elevate I.H.S. (Surge on Campus) Christian Fellowship Club will be hosting a Back to School Celebration TODAY at 2:45pm in the MINI.   ALL current Elevate I.H.S. Christian Fellowship Club MEMBERS and anyone interested is encouraged to come and join us. Any questions, please see Mr. Bolton, Ms. Foster or Ms. Pace on campus. See you there…Remember, U R Loved

Vending Machines (Holt; 8/14)

Vending Machines are used at your own risk, no refunds will be given. Again, use the vending machines at your own risk.

Boys’ Basketball (Maragh; 8/14- 8/22)

Attention boys’ basketball players!  We will be holding a meeting Thursday August 22nd at 2:45 in the main gym.  At this meeting we will go over open gym dates and clearance information.  Hope to see you there!!

Golf (Astgen; 8/14)

Attention all golfers! 

Whether you’re cleared or not, please be at the golf meeting today at 2:45. 

The meeting will be held in Coach Astgen’s room, R-13

STUCO (Marshall; 8/14- 8/15)

ICC meeting on Thursday 8/14 in STUCO—room 215 @ 2:45pm. Please send a representative as we will be discussing the upcoming Rival Game and Homecoming Festivities.

 

THURSDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

Boys’ Basketball (Maragh; 8/14- 8/22)

Attention boys’ basketball players!  We will be holding a meeting Thursday August 22nd at 2:45 in the main gym.  At this meeting we will go over open gym dates and clearance information.  Hope to see you there!!

STUCO (Marshall; 8/14- 8/15)

ICC meeting on Thursday 8/14 in STUCO—room 215 @ 2:45pm. Please send a representative as we will be discussing the upcoming Rival Game and Homecoming Festivities.

Empowerment Club (Ehrick; 8/15)

Would you like to be part of a supportive and safe community that focuses on issues that affect women at Independence and all over the world? Join us Wednesday, the 21st, at 8:15 AM or 2:45 PM in the media center to learn more about the Empowerment club and how you can be the change, you want to see in the world. Everyone is welcome. See Mrs. Ehrick if you have any questions.

Highlighted Artist (Cramer; 8/15- 8/16)

The Visual Arts Department is very proud to announce the Highlighted Artist for August is Mia Gonzalez. Mia is an Art 7-8 student with natural talent, a great work ethic and she consistently creates artwork with excellent craftsmanship. She really puts effort into creating quality pieces, which can be seen throughout her body of work. Mia also discovers ways to grow and challenge her skill and creativity in every project. This is Mia’s 4th year in the art program and she has made sacrifices to become a great artist. The Visual Arts Department is confident her efforts will pay off in her 4th year of art. We are excited to see what Mia will create this year! Congratulations!

Volleyball (Monaghan; 8/15)

Attention Level 1 and Varsity volleyball players today you will begin practice at 3:00pm in the main gym. Please head to the gym as soon as school is over to set up. Volleyball players on Level 2 your practice starts at 3:30. Thank you!

 

FRIDAY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Boys’ Basketball (Maragh; 8/14- 8/22)

Attention boys’ basketball players!  We will be holding a meeting Thursday August 22nd at 2:45 in the main gym.  At this meeting we will go over open gym dates and clearance information.  Hope to see you there!!

Empowerment Club (Ehrick; 8/16)

Would you like to be part of a supportive and safe community that focuses on issues that affect women at Independence and all over the world? Join us Wednesday, the 21st, at 8:15 AM or 2:45 PM in the media center to learn more about the Empowerment club and how you can be the change, you want to see in the world. Everyone is welcome. See Mrs. Ehrick if you have any questions.

Highlighted Artist (Cramer; 8/15- 8/16)

The Visual Arts Department is very proud to announce the Highlighted Artist for August is Mia Gonzalez. Mia is an Art 7-8 student with natural talent, a great work ethic and she consistently creates artwork with excellent craftsmanship. She really puts effort into creating quality pieces, which can be seen throughout her body of work. Mia also discovers ways to grow and challenge her skill and creativity in every project. This is Mia’s 4th year in the art program and she has made sacrifices to become a great artist. The Visual Arts Department is confident her efforts will pay off in her 4th year of art. We are excited to see what Mia will create this year! Congratulations!

Volleyball (Monaghan; 8/16)

Attention Level 1 and Level 2 volleyball players today you will begin practice at 3:00pm in the main gym. Please head to the gym as soon as school is over to set up. Volleyball players on Varsity your practice starts at 3:30. Thank you!

GCC ACE (Trezza; 8/16)

Attention students in the ACE program! Just a reminder. ACE classes start this Saturday August 17th. Your schedules can be viewed in your Student Centers.

Shane’s Rib Shack (Marshall; 8/16)

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 with chips for $5.00.

Golf (Astgen; 8/16)

Attention all golfers! 

Whether you’re cleared or not, you must see Coach Astgen or Coach Blankenship today.

We will be meeting after school at 2:45 in room R-13.

GCC ACE (Ms. Trezza; 8/16)

Attention students in the ACE program! Just a reminder. ACE classes start this Saturday August 17th. Your schedules can be viewed in your Student Centers.

Book Club  (Ehrick; 8/16)

Do you like books and food? Then come to Book Club on Thursday August 22 at 2:45 in the Media Center. Book club is hosting a Glendale librarian who will discuss opportunities to get free YA books!