Herron High School Bulletin for Friday, October 24, 2014 ...

Announcements – Friday, October 24, 2014


  • Would you like to participate in Herron’s Tlaxcala Mexico Exchange Program? Learn more information about the program by picking up a packet from the envelope next to Mr. Westerfeld’s door. We will have a parent information meeting November 5th at 6:30pm in the Gallery.
  • If you are interested in travelling to Costa Rica this summer for college credit, OR, if you would just like to learn more about this Central American country, plan to attend a presentation by Carlos Chavarria, director of Costa Rica Rainforest Experience on Tuesday, October 28 at 4:15 in the Main Conference room. Students travelling to Costa Rica will be able to earn 3 hours of college humanities credit. If you have any questions, see Dr. Cooney.
  • It’s not too late to sign up for the IJCL Italy trip and see the wonders of Rome, the Eternal City, as well as Pompeii, Vesuvius, and more! See Magistra Bush for registration forms, which need to be returned by Oct. 30.
  • Juniors and seniors, check out the college rep visit board for a couple additional colleges added—Millikin and Grace—as we wind down the fall visit season.
  • Mandatory girls’ basketball practice begins Monday at the Harrison Center from 4:30 – 6:15 p.m.
  • Boys’ basketball open gym begins Monday at Municipal Gardens from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
  • All Winter Athletic Packets are due to Mrs. Wiggins by Monday, Oct. 27th. Athletes who do not have the entire packet turned in will not be permitted to participate. There are extra packets outside Mrs. Wiggins’ office.
  • Fall Festival! Clubs will have booths where they will be selling various things and having fun games for all. Also we will have live music from Katie Krauter and Anne Anderson. There will also be a student section at the game where students can sit together to cheer fellow students to victory. Glow sticks, streamers, face paint, and more will be provided for the student cheer section.
  • Come watch the faculty obliterate the students at the soccer game on Friday night at Kuntz Stadium. The Fall Festival will begin at 5 and the game will begin at 6. The homecoming court will be presented during halftime. Tickets will be $3 for students, $5 for parents! Come console your fellow students’ desperate loss as they lament their fate and curse the day soccer was first imagined. Hope to see you there!
  • All are invited to the “Hauntcoming” Dance this Saturday at Municipal Gardens at 18th and Lafayette from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Admission is $5 or $3 if you come in costume. We will be crowning the homecoming court! Permission forms for guests are available at Student Services. There will be the opportunity for official photographs at the dance. Order envelopes are available at Student Services or at the dance. Photo packages start at $15. If you have any questions, see Ms. Knop.