RAL Daily Bulletin, 10/20/17
Today is Friday, October, 20, 2017!!
Today is National Mammography Day!
POPCORN FRIDAY!!!! — We are up near the ASB office. Only a $1.00 for large and $0.50 for small. We were told it is YUMMY, come and get some during your lunch.
For those of you that are Teen Mentors, have picked up an application to be a Teen Mentor, or want to be a Teen Mentor, there will be an informational meeting during both lunches on Thursday, 10/26 in the Career Center. Pizza will be provided. If you have any questions, stop by room 113 and ask Mrs. Ormond.
Are you overdue? Check the due date on your library book. Students who have a fine will not be allowed to have more than one book checked out from the R. A. Long Library. Do you love the book and need more time to finish it? Bring it by so we can renew it for you.
Who is your favorite author? How did that person’s work change how your view of yourself or your world? You are encouraged to complete in the 25th Annual Letters About Literature Writing Competition. State Winners win a $125 cash award and the opportunity to compete at the National level. National Honor Winners receive a $200 and the opportunity to go to Washington D.C. and the National Winners receive a $1,000 cash award. Entries are accepted between November 1 and January 10. See Mrs. Kruse for details.
Do You Love Reading? ReAL Teens Read will be starting up again on WEDNESDAYS during both lunches. Our first meeting will be on October 25. Bring your lunch and get ready to talk about what you’re reading now. Students in ReAL Teens Read have the opportunity to earn Service to School points both for participating and for reading and reviewing books that won’t be released to everyone else until later. We will be talking about how to blog, vlog, or share your opinion about books on Goodreads. Mrs. Kruse will also be previewing some of the books that are being considered for next year’s Evergreen Teen Book Awards and getting your input about them.
The last Hands on FAFSA night – will be on Monday, Oct. 23rd from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mark Morris in room C-5. This is your last chance to get help from Financial Aid experts.
Fashion Club – will be Pre-selling Krispy Kreme $10 a dozen now thru October 27th! Find any Fashion Club member or come to room 114 to pre-order a dozen. Pick up date will be October 30th before school. Officers meet in room 114 during lunch today.
Jack Shack – has immediate openings for SECOND lunch. Students can earn service to school points & get great job experience!
Evergreen State will be here on today, the 20th during 1st period. Always check in to your class before attending.
Washington State University-Vancouver will be in the Career Center on Tuesday the 24th during 2nd period.
Any Spanish Club Members – that signed up to get a club t-shirt need to pay $13 to ASB by the end of October. See Mrs. Martinez for further details.
Tolo Pictures – Are in the Jacks’ House Room 120 for you to pick up, during both lunches and immediately after school.
Chromebooks – Students needing to check out a Chromebook need to see Mrs. Kruse in the Library. English teachers have given your contract information to Mrs. Kruse.
Seniors: Do you need help with planning for next year? College applications, FAFSA, scholarships, job applications, resumes, letters of recommendation, et?. Come see the Social Studies department in the career center on Wednesdays from 1:30-2:30. Be sure to have your social security number and your non-school email address available. Help available on Wednesdays now through the end of October.
Appointments – If you have an appointment you must bring a note from the doctor in order to have it coded as an appointment.
Illness during school hours: Students who need to go home during the day due to illness first need to go to the nurse’s office for check out. If you are in class, let your teacher know. If you are anywhere else in the building, go directly to the nurse’s office.