Daily Announcements –April 23, 2019


Thought of the day: “Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, you are unlikely to step up and take responsibility for making it so.” -Noam Chomsky       


General announcements

If you are planning on having a sports physical done on May 7th or 8th, please bring the completed physical, permission to participate,and concussion release forms and the $10 fee (please make checks payable to Hillsboro Clinic) to the office by Friday, April 26th.


6-8 announcements

8th graders, please bring a baby picture and a current picture of you to the office for 8th grade promotion.

Lunch/recess schedule for this week:  6th grade will go to the cafeteria first and 7th and 8th graders go to the gym first.

Good luck to the Middle School Track team competing at Lyons today. Track athletes are dismissed at 2:09 today to dress and load the bus.


9-12 announcements

Good luck to the High School Track Team Competing at Halstead today. Track athletes are dismissed at 2:09 to dress and load the bus for the meet.

Congratulations to Mallory Ediger and Tristan Rathbone for being named students of the month for the remainder of the year.

There is a FFA meeting during LS today in Mrs. Robert’s room. We will be voting on officers so please plan on attending.


The official 2019 Kansas TSA State Conference results from April 17-19 are as follows:

-Dragster Design: 1st Place, Jacob Denholm

-Dragster Design: 2nd Place,Garrett Helmer

-Dragster Design: 3rd Place, Olivia Slater

-System Control Tech.:1st Place, Jacob Denholm, Noah Bartel & Paul Glanzer

-VEX Robotics: Semifinals; skills 3rd,Austin Rempel

-VEX Robotics: Skills 5th Place,Noah Bartel

-On Demand Video: 2nd Place, Kyla Isaac, Callie Bernhardt, Paul Glanzer, Austin Rempel & Noah Bartel

-Fashion Design: 3rd Place, Kyla Isaac & Callie Bernhardt

-Structural Design & Engineering: 3rd Place,-Charlie Peters & Noah Bartel


GAP girls: don't forget to send in your RSVP for the final GAP event of the year.

Juniors/Seniors: On Thursday, April 25, all juniors and seniors need to check in with their LS teacher and then report to the auditorium for apprentice opportunity information


2018-2019 ACT Test Dates (National)

Test Date

Registration Deadline

June 8, 2019

May 3, 2019

July 13, 2019*

June 14, 2019

Register at act.org



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Baseball and Softball at Larned today, dismiss 11:45 am, bus leaves at noon


Today’s Lunch: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, fruit cocktail, carrots, graham gripz, and milk

Tomorrow’s  Breakfast: Honey bun, cereal, juice, orange wedges, and milk

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Sausage gravy, biscuit, oven browned potato, grapes, and milk

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