WORTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
May 22, 2018
BREAKFAST: Breakfast Pizza, Orange, Fruit Juice, Milk
LUNCH: Taco, Chicken Wrap, Refried Beans, Mixed Fruit, Orange, Chef Salad, Veggie Sticks and Milk
New item! Boiled eggs for 25 cents each
BIRTHDAYS: ERICA BOUSEMA
LAY YU PAW
STUDENT ACTIVITIES: BOYS VARSITY TENNIS SECTION TEAM PRELIMS VS REDWOOD VALLEY AT WMS, 4PM
CHECK YOUR E-MAIL ACCOUNTS REGULARLY!
May 22 Focus/Advisory Schedule w/ Locker Clean-Out
May 22 Class of 2018 Device Turn in
May 23 NO PLC’s – Regular Schedule - Finals Blocks 2 & 4
May 23 Class of 2018 Graduation Walk at Prairie Elementary. Load busses at 8:25.
May 24 Finals Blocks 1 & 3 – Regular Schedule
May 25 Focus/Advisory Schedule
May 25 Class of 2018 Breakfast at Chautauqua Park
May 25 Class of 2018 Commencement, 7pm at WHS
May 28 Memorial Day – No School
May 29 Focus/Advisory Schedule
May 30 PLC Schedule
May 31 Focus/Advisory Schedule
June 1 Last day for 9th thru 11th grade students – Early out schedule
CLASS OF 2018 will be doing the Senior class device turn in on Tuesday, May 22nd (this Tuesday) in the Media Center starting at 1:30. Please come prepared with your device in the case, brick & cord. If you have lost your brick or cord, please pay the fee in the office beforehand & bring your receipt.
BACCALAUREATE CEREMONY - Everyone is invited to the Worthington High School gymnasium on Wednesday, May 23 at 7 PM for the WHS Baccalaureate service. This worship service is led by graduating seniors as a Christian send-off ceremony. All seniors are asked to arrive by 6:45 pm and should wear their graduation gown without their caps. The entire community is encouraged to come show their support and to worship God in a spirit of unity!
Class of 2018!! If you would like to purchase a WHS Senior Class of 2018 Class Portrait please pick up an order form in the main office. Bring your form with payment to Rickers Studio or Karmen, WHS office.
NEW "TROJAN ATHLETIC GEAR" NOW AVAILABLE
Students designed and are now selling "Trojan Athletic Gear" merchandise at all home sporting events. "Trojan Athletic Gear" is also available for purchase in room 328 at the Worthington High School daily from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. New Adidas product prices are as follows: red crew sweatshirt $60 (small through XXL), black athletic hoodie $50 (small through XXL), and gray dri fit t-shirt $25 (men’s cut small through XXL; ladies cut small through large). Set prices are also available as follows: Red/Gray $75 and Black/Gray $65. "Trojan" foam fingers now available in black or white ink and are selling for a low price of $3 each. Check out the PowerBanks and PopSockets!!
WEATHER RELATED SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS: Our local Radio Stations and TV Cable 3 in Worthington will make announcements concerning late starts or school closings if the weather is inclement. The Sioux Falls KELO news station and website (www.KELOLAND.com) also run school announcements. Stop by the WHS office to give us your name & phone number so you can receive an automated message to your cell and/or home phone. Students should report to 1st Block at 10:00 if there is a 2-hour late start.
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN PURCHASING A LETTER JACKET? Since Center Sports is no longer in business The Stag Clothiers, 412 10th Street in Worthington will be taking over that portion of their business. They will have sizing samples and chenille samples. If you or your parent have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org or Robyn Moser at email@example.com. The Stag’s phone number is 507-376-5920.
The WEIGHT ROOM will be available to students Monday through Thursday from 3-5pm.
CLUB / ACTIVITY MEETINGS
ACADEMIC DECATHLON meets after school twice a week in room 507 with Mrs. Wendt. All are welcome to come check it out!
STUDENT COUNCIL will meet at 7:30 a.m. on the first Friday of each month in the Media Center.
TROJAN EXPRESS will meet on Monday mornings at 7:00 a.m.
DRAMA CLUB meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 3 to 4 in room 502
BPA meetings will be held every Monday after school in room 328 from 2:50 to 3:05
SADD will meet every Wednesday after school in room 329. New members are always welcome!
STEM CLUB will meet on the 3rd Monday night of the month from 6-8PM
in Room 514 and in the morning on the last Thursday of the month at 7:30AM in
AOK CLUB meets EVERY Tuesday.
KNOWLEDGE BOWL meets every Tuesday and Thursday beginning on December 1st from 3-4 pm in Room 110
FCCLA meet every Wednesday in room 504 at 3:00.
TROJAN ROBOTICS BUILD SEASON (Jan 9th-Feb 21st): M/W/F: 3:30pm-5:30pm, T/Th 6:00pm-8:00pm, Saturdays as needed.
TROJAN JAZZ! meets semester 2, during the months of February & March, every Tuesday & Thursday at 7:15am in the band room.
ALL WHS STUDENTS WITH YOUR STUDENT ID WILL BE ADMITTED FREE INTO ATHLETIC AND FINE ARTS EVENTS!!
YOU WILL HAVE TO PAY $4.00 IF YOU DO NOT HAVE YOUR ID WITH YOU!!
ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING EXTERIOR DOOR USAGE! Please use your Student ID to enter in the North and South doors before 8:00. After school begins you will need to use the intercom to gain entrance into to school. During the lunch hours, Juniors and Seniors will be able to use their Student ID’s to enter the building. Students are asked not to allow other students or visitors in the doors during our lock down hours. Visitors must use the intercom in order to gain access to the building. Please help keep WHS secure for all of us!
BICYCLES: If you ride a bicycle to school, please LOCK it in the bike rack located in the staff parking lot by the Ag department.
DO NOT LEAVE YOUR BICYCLE IN THE FRONT OF THE SCHOOL. Thank you.
MEDIA CENTER HOURS – Monday through Thursday 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 p.m.
BUD’S BUS SERVICE – Office Phone Number: 372-5552 / Call this phone number for any questions regarding bus schedules, etc.
CHECK OUT THE NEW DRIVING CLASS DATES!!! Great Plains Driving School will provide year round classroom and behind the wheel services. Contact Mark Woitalewicz at 507-227-8918 for more information.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.gpdrivers.net
ATTENTION STUDENTS! All college and career information and resources will now be available on Schoology. Find scholarships, financial aid resources, college/career/ military resources and so much more! To access information please use the access code: 5KDHG-MPJJ4
Steps: Click on group (counselors corner), join, and put in access code.
If you have questions, please stop by the Student Services Office.
COLLEGE REPS VISITING WHS STUDENTS:
At various times during the school year, representatives from colleges and universities come to Worthington High School to visit with juniors and seniors regarding their post-secondary education options and needs. Speaking with these college representatives is a great opportunity to learn more about degree offerings, scholarships, extra-curricular activities, financial aid, etc. Listed below are colleges/college representatives that are scheduled to be at Worthington High School. College representatives will be located in the media center during scheduled dates/times. If you wish to speak with a college representative, please sign-up in the student services office and obtain a pass to allow you to leave class.
ALL SCHOLARSHIPS ARE LISTED IN SCHOOLOGY UNDER THE GROUP COUNSELORS CORNER. CLICK ON RESOURCES AND YOU WILL FIND THE SCHOLARSHIPS FOLDER! IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS PLEASE SEE STUDENT SERVICES.
STUDENTS ON THE GO:
MAY 23 & 24: Please excuse the following golfers at 11:15am May 23 and all day May 24: Ben Koepsell, Jacob Prunty, Nick Weg, Lucas Boever, Zach Wietzema, Preston Thavixay
MAY 23: Please excuse the following golfers all day for a section meet Wednesday, May 23: Anneke Weg, Bailey Weg, Claire Ludes, Maggie Putnam
MAY 23: Please dismiss Boys Tennis at 9:40am on Wednesday, May 23rd -Carter Ponto, Kyle Janssen, Pokwar Taw, Blaine Doeden, Sully Merrigan, Kipton Jensen, Cade Lindner, Max Langerud, Ryan Newman, Anwar Farra, Bobby Souwankham, Michael Schneider, Colby Hastings, Ben Lopez, Kevin Le