ACHS Daily Announcements

April 21, 2017

Attention Class of 2020!!
If you are interested in representing
your class as a
Student Council Officer
next year, please come to an
informational meeting after school
on Monday, April 24th, in room 218.


Junior Class
Are you interested in being on
the executive board for your
Senior Class Student Council?
Plan to attend a VERY BRIEF meeting
after school on Monday, April 24th, in room 124.


Sophomores
Interested in running for next year’s
Junior Class Student Council
board positions?
Plan on picking up an application
and attending a short meeting right after school
on Monday, April 24th, in Room 125
or see Mrs Kelly in Room 103.


Attention all German Club members!
We will be painting ceiling tiles in the
MakerSpace on Monday and Tuesday,
April 24th and 25th, after school.
There is no cost to German Club members,
and all supplies - including snacks - will be provided.



“A Night Under the Moon & Stars”
will take place on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Grand Geneva.
One member of each couple must be either a
junior or senior currently enrolled at ACHS.
                          Ticket Information:
·    All outstanding fees must be paid in order to purchase tickets.
    See Ms. Rundle in the Main Office regarding fees.
·    Ticket sales will take place in the Main Office:
*    Saturday, April 22nd, from 9 am – 12 noon for $90.00 each.
*    Monday, April 24th, from 7:30 - 8:45 am for $100.00 each.
*    Tuesday April 25th, from 2:55 – 4:00 pm for $100.00 each.
*    Wednesday, April 26th, from 2:55 - 4:00 pm for $100.00 each.
Prom forms are available online.
If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Dewing.



Celebrate National Poetry and Library Month
There are two contests, with two chances to win in each:
The FOUND POETRY CONTEST and
The BLACKOUT POETRY CONTEST
Submissions are due in the ILC by Monday, April 24th.
(Check your email for further details.)


SENIORS!!
Are you an Eagle Scout, signing on to the military
or receiving an outside local or college scholarship?
Stop in the Student Services Office and let us know!


ATTENTION SENIORS

Please be aware that after April 1st,

checks will NOT be accepted for any senior fees.

Seniors will not be allowed to incur a negative balance

in their food service account after May 1st.

All fees need to be paid before graduation.

If you are purchasing PROM tickets,

all fees need to be paid before purchasing the tickets.



Teen Court
Since 1996, the Lake County Police Departments
and the Lake County Sheriff’s Department
have instituted a Teen Court Program.
This program is currently seeking teens to serve
as jurors and attorneys.  Volunteers must maintain
a “C” average, have parent consent and remain drug
and alcohol free.  If you are interested in becoming a
Teen Court volunteer, please see Ms. McGuigan by April 28th.



Hey Sequoits!
Visual Arts will be hosting the
AWC Art Festival
in our Auxiliary Gym TODAY, April 21st, from 7-9 pm.
Come on out to the art show and see
all the amazing work by your fellow Sequoits!
Cheer on our wheel-throwing team as they
compete against potters from Lakes!
Participate in hands-on activities with
ACHS student artists and visiting professional artists
from the community.  Who knows…maybe you
are a Picasso and you don’t know it!

Psychology Club
will meet after school
Thursday, April 27th, in room 218.


 
Monopoly Mondays!
Join the Antioch Business Club
on Mondays in April to see who
will be the Monopoly champion!
Food, fun and friends! Join us in room 206.


 

Wear-Out Wednesdays
(Follow the themes @ACHSCrazies)

April 26th:  VS Day
BLACK VS. WHITE – PICK A SIDE BY WEARING BLACK OR WHITE.
                                                        May 3rd:  Country Club Day
BOAT SHOES, POPPED COLLARS, AND PREPPED OUT TO THE MAX.

May 10th:  Senior Citizen Day
DRESS LIKE A SENIOR CITIZEN TO BID SENIORS FAREWELL.

May 17th:  Dress Like a Senior Day
SAY GOODBYE TO THE CLASS OF 2017
BY DRESSING LIKE YOUR FAVORITE SENIOR.

                   

        Summer School                 Registration
is now open! Registration forms may be found
on the school website or in the Student Services Office.
Spaces are first come, first serve!


Seniors!
Are YOU Cum Laude??
Remember to turn in your Volunteer Hours
- and, YES, NHS hours may also be applied to Cum Laude.
Fill out a Volunteerism Form and have your adviser sign it!
Pick up the form in the Main Office, and drop it off there as well.
 

ATHLETICS


ACHS has advanced to the
Final Round of the Buffalo Wild Wings
2017 Spirit Challenge
Help us defend our championship and
win $3,000 as we go head to head against
Grayslake North on April 27th.
All you have to do is print the coupon at
www.sequoitpride.com/dine
and give it to your server on April 27th
at the Round Lake Beach location.


Football Informational Night
is Monday night, 4/24th, at 7:00 p.m. in the Main gym.
One parent/guardian should be in attendance.
This is a must for anyone interested in playing football next fall.
Any questions…..email or find Mr. Glashagel.
Sequoit Football Rules!!!

 
Word of the Day:    Eponym

Austere adj.
1. Markedly simple without
adornment or ornamentation.

“An austere office;”
“An austere writing style.”

2. Strict or stern in appearance or manner.

“He was an austere movie critic.”


QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.”

                      – Charles Morgan

Ignite passion and discovery in every student
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